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Hannover, Germany
Reviewed 2 February 2016

The staff was very friendly, so we felt comfortable and enjoyed our stay. Big rooms with fridge and a nice terrace in front. And on top of all a lovely botanic garden with a frog garden. The friendly gardener showed me strawberry frogs, red eyed frogs as well as a big Iguana in the treetops.

Thank Silke D
Sarnia, Canada
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

This was the second hotel on a group tour around Costa Rica. It was way beyond my expectations! The room and bathroom were spacious. It was in the perfect location, backing onto a small stream and in a great area for restaurants/shopping/grocery stores. The hotel doesn't have a restaurant but you are only a few feet away from many local...

Thank amgord20
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here, the rooms were all very nice. It's in a good location near everything you'll need in la fortuna and a short walk to the centre to get a view of Arenal volcano. We found it very friendly here and a supermarket near by. There is a nice pool at the hotel and a nice...

Thank Hannah A
Reviewed 27 January 2016

This was our first hotel stop once we got to Costa Rica and drove in from Saqn Jose. We wanted to be close to the volcano but also within walking distance of the local shops and restaurants. This was a great choice. The staff was helpful and friendly as well. There was a tour group (teenagers) at the hotel at...

Thank KatWomanNYC
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Nice size, nice rooms, nice pool, good location. We saw nothing better for us in La Fortuna. Rooms were clean and spacious, nice people both working and staying there. Very happy with our choice and would recommend Monte Real to friends. Ask for room 15.

Thank TorontoDan
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Quaint view, spacious rooms, but minimal surfaces to place your stuff during your stay. Beds were truly horrible! All I felt were springs with absolutely no give or cushion. Air conditioner didn't work when we arrived. At least guest services is friendly and polite.

Thank Kristi K
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 13 January 2016

I must give my best recommendation to Monte Real. Unfortunately I lost my iPhone in Arenal, a week after I had left Monte Real, their staff contacted me and informed me that they had found my iPhone. They really put an effort to find me and send me the iPhone across Costa Rica via a Shuttle company. So grateful and...

1Thank Pernilla A
Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We were there for 2 nights. The room was perfect for us (2 adults, 2 kids). The breakfast is given in a small restaurant at 200 meters from the hotel. Food is fine. We went there for lunch too. The pool is small but fine. The employees are helpful and ready to call to make reservations for you.

Thank Mulot
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Overall we really enjoyed our stay here. The room was big, clean, had air con which was a nice luxury, and the front desk staff were really lovely. For the price, we thought it was excellent. It was only on our last day when we felt rather let down. We had been told breakfast was at the soda up the...

Thank Caroline K
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2016

We spent a couple of nights here while touring Costa Rica. The staff are friendly and the gardener will show you where all the interesting frogs and critters hang out on the property. There is a stream at the back of the grounds behind the pool area. The rooms are big with either a patio outside or a balcony. The...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Monte Real

Address: Este Del Parque Central La For, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: $99 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Monte Real 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Monte Real Hotel
Hotel Monte Real Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Hotel Style:
#17 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#21 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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“Helpful to get a room towards the back by the river. The only noise you will hear will be wildlife.”
 of 5 bubbles kgone01, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“stayed downstairs in a regular room.”
 of 5 bubbles marsilva, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“15 was great. Might try 11, 12, or 14 also.”
 of 5 bubbles 88Tropicsfan, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“choose a room furthest from the road. Rooms by the river are nice as well as the ones on the second floor with a volcano view”
 of 5 bubbles nancyb20132013, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First floor near the river away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles SEEnglandWalker, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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