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Get an overview of this hotel 3-star family-friendly lodge, walk to Arenal Volcano National Park

Popular highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

With a stay at Arenal Garden Lodge in La Fortuna, you'll be a 3-minute walk from Arenal Volcano National Park and a 1-minute drive from Costa Rica Sky Adventures.

This family-friendly lodge is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Lake Arenal and 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from Arenal Volcano.

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 6 guestrooms, featuring fireplaces and LED televisions. Your room comes with a Select Comfort bed. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include minibars and refrigerators, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as bicycles to rent or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this lodge include concierge services, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and a picnic area. Guests can catch a ride on the shuttle (surcharge), which operates within 120 km.

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the lodge's coffee shop/café. Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include luggage storage, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.

Lodge Amenities

Lodge Amenities

Dining options at the lodge include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Each day guests can enjoy a complimentary manager's reception.

This family-friendly lodge also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 120 km and a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours). Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in February 2016.

Arenal Garden Lodge is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Picnic area 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Free reception 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Elevator 
  • Concierge services 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built - 2010 
  • Total number of rooms - 6 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Garden 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Fireplace 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bathrooms -
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
  • LED TV

Where to Eat

A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Arenal Garden Lodge has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Fishing on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Hot springs nearby 
  • Motor boating on site 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Lodge Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 9:30 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - noon.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10.0 per stay.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 20 per pet, per stay
  • 2 per room (up to 22 lbs)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 175.00 per room (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 15.00 (one-way), (from 7 to 18 years old)
  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.0 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Lodge Name

  • Arenal Tropical Garden Lodge El Castillo
  • Arenal Tropical Garden El Castillo
  • Arenal Tropical Garden
  • Arenal Garden Lodge El Castillo
  • Arenal Garden El Castillo
  • Arenal Garden Lodge La Fortuna
  • Arenal Garden La Fortuna
  • Arenal Garden
  • La Fortuna Arenal Garden Lodge Lodge
  • Arenal Tropical Garden
  • Lodge Arenal Garden Lodge La Fortuna
  • Lodge Arenal Garden Lodge

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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