We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hummingbird Nest

    El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Lock in the lowest price from our partners
          USD 85*
          View Deal
          Traveller (47)
          Room & Suite (25)
          Dining (5)
          Linda Vista Hotel
          669 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in El Castillo
           
          Essence Arenal Boutique Hostel
          463 reviews
          #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in El Castillo
           
          Hotel Castillo del Arenal
          207 reviews
          #2 of 2 hotels in El Castillo
           
          Rancho Margot
          310 reviews
          #1 of 8 Speciality lodging in El Castillo
           
          Overview
          • Excellent51%
          • Very good27%
          • Average10%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible8%
          Travellers talk about
          “b b” (40 reviews)
          “hot tub” (21 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Concierge
          Wheelchair Access
          Laundry Service
          Shuttle Bus Service
          All hotel details
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Linda Vista Hotel
          669 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in El Castillo
           
          Essence Arenal Boutique Hostel
          463 reviews
          #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in El Castillo
           
          Hotel Castillo del Arenal
          207 reviews
          #2 of 2 hotels in El Castillo
           
          Rancho Margot
          310 reviews
          #1 of 8 Speciality lodging in El Castillo
           
          Write a Review
          Reviews (90)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 90 reviews

          Reviewed 3 January 2017

          I really wanted to like the Hummingbird nest, it is obvious that this guesthouse used to have a glorious not so distant past based on previous reviews. It is very cute, has a beautiful garden, well located in el Castillo BUT we had an unpleasant...More

          1  Thank dal0ula
          Reviewed 21 September 2016

          We enjoyed our stay. The owner went out of her way to be helpful with us and other staff was great. Our accommodations were very clean and suitable, another guest had leaks. The grounds are gorgeous and the views spectacular from the upper level. Rooms...More

          Thank Tobager
          Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

          We would like to mention that Ellen has not sold the B&B as stated in an earlier review and she is still there. We arrived to find spotlessly clean bedrooms and bathrooms and plenty of hot water. The huge panoramic windows in the rooms gave...More

          1  Thank MBSuffolk
          Reviewed 10 March 2015

          A far cry from a trendy or chain hotel, this B&B gets high marks for it's tropical setting and amazing volcano views! If you are looking for an authentic stay in a rainforest paradise you'll find it here! My favorite thing was sitting on the...More

          Thank Anne D
          Reviewed 4 February 2015

          a special place with a special host: PAN AM ellen's b&b. spacious, clean rooms, unique veranda with view of the volanco. overlooking lush garden with exotic birds. help yourself with her kitchen (a few dollars if you use her dishes). you might have to hurry,...More

          Thank urs e
          Linda Vista Hotel
          669 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in El Castillo
           
          Essence Arenal Boutique Hostel
          463 reviews
          #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in El Castillo
           
          Hotel Castillo del Arenal
          207 reviews
          #2 of 2 hotels in El Castillo
           
          Rancho Margot
          310 reviews
          #1 of 8 Speciality lodging in El Castillo
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Hot Tub
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 64 - USD 94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 3
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and HostelWorld so you can book your Hummingbird Nest reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Arenal Volcano National Park >
          • El Castillo
          • Also Known As
          • Hummingbird Nest Hotel El Castillo ,
          • Hummingbird Nest Bed And Breakfast
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (47)
          Room & Suite (25)
          Dining (5)
          Hotel & Grounds (28)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Bathroom (1)
          Nearby
          Hotel Castillo del Arenal
          207 reviews
          .14 km away
           
          Las Cabanitas Resort
          91 reviews
          .99 km away
           
          Lost Iguana Resort & Spa
          1,454 reviews
          6.39 km away
           
          Linda Vista Hotel
          669 reviews
          .52 km away
           
          Arenal Lodge
          802 reviews
          7.60 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Pizza John's Jardin Escondido
          454 reviews
          .97 km away
          La Ventanita
          114 reviews
          .26 km away
          Fusion Grill Restaurante.
          491 reviews
          .18 km away
          Chef Benedict's Steak House
          60 reviews
          1.09 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Butterfly Conservatory
          414 reviews
          .43 km away
          Arenal Eco Zoo
          186 reviews
          .32 km away
          La Gavilana Herbs and Art
          78 reviews
          .92 km away
          Lake Arenal
          1,377 reviews
          5.44 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Hummingbird Nest staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "travel light, it's quite a steep walk up to her place."
          Read review
          "Rooms are large and will accommodate 3 couples or 3 friends"
          Read review
          "There are only two rooms, both great."
          Read review
          "Two non-ajoining rooms that are rented separately. Both identical in size, facing direction, etc."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing