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Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

My family loves this place. We try to visit each time we come to Costa Rica. We find something new and exciting to do each time. The equine program is the best I've seen anywhere in the world. The food and service is always spot...More

Thank Catchinawave
Response from Debbie L, Owner at Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin RetreatResponded 28 February 2018

Hi! we appreciate your kind words in this review! We look forward to seeing our many return guests, and see how much the kids grow from year to year! See you next time! Debbie, Steve and Staff

Reviewed 23 February 2018

My husband and I stayed at Leaves and Lizards at the beginning of our two and a half week trip to Costa Rica. We absolutely loved our stay and really enjoyed the cabin and property. The view from Coco - and I think every cabin...More

Thank stickymonkeyflower
Response from Debbie L, Owner at Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin RetreatResponded 24 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review, it means so much to us to know that we provide our guests with a memorable experience. We are happy to hear our staff met your needs and created a special for you both....More

Reviewed 21 February 2018

Our stay at Leaves and Lizards was the highlight of our two week trip to Costa Rica. The setting is amazing. Views of the volcano from our amazing cabin deck and from the restaurant/pool area. Our kids (ages 8 and 11) loved the waterfall pool...More

Thank Lila519
Response from Debbie L, Owner at Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin RetreatResponded 23 February 2018

Dear Lila, thank you for your beautiful review and kind words. It means more to us then you know. We are so happy to host families and can provide hands on experiences for people. Those experiences are what we carry with us as memories! Pura...More

Reviewed 14 February 2018

If you're going to a horse facility, and it's not all about riding, then what's it about? You see, this is my second trip to Leaves and Lizards, and it seems every time I go another layer of the onion is being peeled off. I...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

I was here for 9 days. Absolutely inspired by everyone there. Friendly and accommodating. The eponcity program is very enlightening-I learned a lot about me in a few short days. The horses are well taken care for and that is evident in the way they...More

Thank Sandi W
Response from Debbie L, Owner at Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin RetreatResponded 12 February 2018

Hi Sandi, thanks for your kind words! It was an amazing time when you were here with us. It is our pleasure to create opportunities for people to connect with each other and re-connect with things on many levels! We are so appreciative of the...More

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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 150 - USD 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#8 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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AshandJay
2 January 2018|
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Response from Debbie L | Property representative |
Hi AshandJay, we have nice comfy beds with nice linens too!
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23 May 2017|
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Response from Debbie L | Property representative |
Hi, this is Debbie the owner, we do have occasional monkeys on site, generally speaking this area hosts 3 kinds of monkeys in the large tracks of forested areas and a prolific amount in the Rio Frio area north of here.
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JokersWild24
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No need for AC at Leaves and Lizards. The weather is beautiful all year 'round, and the cement blocks keep the rooms cool.
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"Heliconia is next to reception, so more traffic than others"
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"Humming bird cabin; serene-nature centric w/ two steep hills."
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