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Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

This place was perfect! Located 5 minutes from the town of La Fortuna and close to all the activities that take place at Arenal lake/volcano. The breakfast was the best we had in all of Costa Rica. It's fresh and home cooked at a little house across the street. Everyone was extremely friendly and helpful. Also it was not crowded...

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Laura, Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel Our sincere grateful for taking the time to share your opinion with us and with the future travelers. We really appreciate to know that our location was perfect for you and that our staff was friendly and helpful. It is very satisfying to read that the breakfast was the best you had...

Highland Beach, Florida
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

First time to Costa Rica on a mother- daughter trip. Rented our own car and drove right from the airport to La Fortuna. By the time we made it is was dark and we were not sure of or actual location. Check in process was easy and informative. The hotel has a lot of charm and great to have your...

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Barbara, Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel Thank you very much for your positive comments in regards to your stay. What a beautiful way to travel: mother and daughter. It will be remember as a wonderful experience for the life. The hotel has a beautiful view of the Arenal Volcano We are really happy to know that you could...

Australia
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

A little gem of a place! There's about 8 cabins, all beautifully maintained and the gardens are very well cared for. We loved lying in the hammock watching the hummingbirds fly around our back porch! There's a safe, hairdryer, 2 queen beds, a fridge, a drip coffee machine and a tv, the front porch is great and you can borrow...

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel WOW!!!!! :) We are so much happy to read this review and thank you very much for your feedback. It is fabolous to read the great characteristics you described the Cabins, we try to add at the room the necessary things to have a comfortbale stay. Thank you for the good words...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 7 June 2016

The place was great, the staff was very helpful and it is was very close to the activities in the area. Highly recommend for adventurous travelers and how want to stay close to nature. Very relaxing room.

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel Thank you for your positive comments in regards to your stay. It is very important to us to read that you enjoyed the hotel, including: the location, the relaxation and the helpful staff. Thank you very much to recommend the hotel for other future adventurous travelers. We look forward to welcoming you...

Reviewed 7 June 2016

I loved this place! The cabin was perfect for my boyfriend and I, it was spacious, with a nice bathroom, beautiful front and back deck. I could live on the back deck in that hammock, it was so peaceful. We went during rainy season in May, which basically meant the mornings were beautiful and by late afternoon you'd have a...

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Kirstin Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel WOW!!! What a nice review! We are pleased to read that you and your boyfriend had a great time when you visited our hotel in May. We are agree with you about the porch of the Cabin. It is the best part of the day, you can rest and to forget everything....

Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

My family (my mother and I and my two kids, 14 and 8) stayed here 5/29-6/1. I seriously did not want to leave when the time came. Besides being nestled in a quiet piece of rainforest near the Arenal, the family who runs the place does it with a lot of love and care. Special thanks to Roy who was...

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Stacy Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel What a lovely review! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We love to receive families, because we are a family too and we want to give the feeling that your in home. You were really part of our family. We will definitely say to...

Reviewed 5 June 2016

My husband and I stayed in the Deluxe Cabin. It was quite beautiful, with a balcony where you can relax on the hammock. The staff is super friendly. They offer laundry service, which is a plus, particularly after long hikes up Cerro Chato and around Arenal. We also recommend the $7/pp breakfast. It is conveniently located in a quiet area....

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Maria, Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel It is very nice to read your review in which you let us know your experiencie during your stay in our hotel. The Deluxe Cabin is our newest cabin, and to stay resting on the hammock of the balcony is the best time to relax and just listen to the sounds of...

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately we could only stay here for one night, we would have been quite happy to stay another night if we could. The place is just off the road leading to La Fortuna (a $3 taxi ride to town). It's clean, fairly cheap, the staff are extremely accommodating - big thanks to Alonso for helping ua out when we'd misplaced...

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel It was an absolute pleasure having you with us here at our Hotel. Thank you very much for the good words you used to qualify us. It is very proud for us to read this review. We will say your nice message to Alonso, he will be very happy to know that...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 June 2016

If you are looking for a big resort, this is probably not the place you're looking for. That being said, you might want to think about staying here anyways. The cabins are wonderfully furnished, cool, and private. The nearest cabin to ours was probably 40 feet away. The hammock on the back porch was awesome, and the people were wonderful....

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RanchoCerroAzul, Propietario at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel We would like to say thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor and sharing your experience you had. Definitely, we are not a Resort. We are really a familiar small enterprise. Our hotel is based on concepts such as: rustic, wood, forest, privacy and personalized service. Typical features...

Reviewed 31 May 2016

Loved having a little cabin to ourselves at the end of our 10 day trip. The location was excellent. Just outside of town and down the road from the La Fortuna waterfall. The grounds are gorgeous, with flowering plants everywhere, and a pasture with 3 Pinto ponies in back that we loved watching frolic in the morning. The breakfast was...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Rancho Cerro Azul Hotel We want to thank you for this nice review, we love to read the experiences of our guests. Our location represents one of the good points, because it facilitates the movement of our guests to the different tourist destinations of La Fortuna, mainly La Fortuna Waterfall and the Downtown. We try to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul is located 1.5 km from the beautiful town of La Fortuna on the way to the waterfall. The great natural beauty of the area will entice you to live the forest's most wonderful experience. Enjoy the comfort, peace and harmony assured by lodging with us in our cabins, surrounded by exotic gardens, birds and wildlife typical of the region. Delight yourself strolling along our trails towards Fortuna River and appreciate the perfect sight of the Arenal Volcano and Cerro Chato ... more   less 

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Address: 1 km sur y 600 m oeste de la iglesia Catolica de La Fortuna, sobre la entrada principal de La Catarata. | 600 meters west from the road entrance to La Fortuna Waterfall, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: $106 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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#4 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#4 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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“We had Hut 5 which was away from reception”
icledger, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are incredibly dark and dated”
cocktailsandsun, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“all are separate cabins - quiet and safe”
michaelcP6073NK, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The cabins towards the rear have stairs that descend from the back porch and lead to a private access trail to the La Fortuna river.”
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“Great views of Arenal volcano, close proximity to La Fortuna waterfalls”
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