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Get an overview of this hotelHostel in La Fortuna with 2 outdoor pools and restaurant

Popular highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant

With a stay at Arenal Hostel Resort in La Fortuna, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Arenal Volcano National Park and La Fortuna Waterfall.

This hostel is 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from Arenal Volcano and 12.4 mi (20 km) from Lake Arenal.

Make yourself at home in one of the 17 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Your memory foam bed comes with premium bedding. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature showers with rainfall showerheads.

Dip into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities, which include bicycles to rent. This hostel also features complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.

Enjoy a meal at Creperia or snacks in the hostel's coffee shop/café. Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include express check-out, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

Arenal Hostel Resort features 2 outdoor swimming pools. Dining options at the hostel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hostel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Each day guests can enjoy a complimentary manager's reception. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This hot springs hostel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Arenal Hostel Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Terrace 
  • Free reception 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 17 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Garden 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Separate dining area  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Shared accommodations 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Creperia - This coffee shop specializes in Latin American cuisine.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site.

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

  • Ecotours on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Hot springs nearby 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Minimum check-in age is 15

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 11:30 PM.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 7 for adults and USD 7 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 170 per vehicle (roundtrip)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostel Name

  • Arenal Fortuna
  • Arenal Hostel Resort
  • Arenal Hostel Resort Fortuna
  • Arenal Resort Hostel
  • Arenal Hostel Resort La Fortuna
  • Arenal La Fortuna
  • Arenal Hostel Resort Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park

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