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“Third visit - still the best views and central...”
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Your view coming up to your private estate.
Why it's called 'The Sunset'
Fresh, delicious, plentiful breakfast.
Views as far as you can see.
Amazing play of color and light.
Dinner service, delicious home cooking.
High ceilings of sustainably harvested hardwoods.
Costa Rican art and tile work throughout the home.
6 comfortable bedrooms all with shower and bathroom.
Office area, Musical instruments to use.
Spacious and elegant.
Lake Cote is just a mile and a half hike or drive from the home!
Sunset from the pool house.
Your private rental estate.
Great views!
Great for large presentations or just your intimate group.
Awe inspiring views.
So much room to spread out and enjoy.
Simple, clean and well appointed.
You can go to the horses or the horses can come to you.
A vista from one of the several hiking trails.
2 or 25 we can tend to your group or large corporate groups.
We can set up all your adventures!!!
Comfortable and relaxed.
Sunset from a small local eatery we recommend. 15 minutes from the house.
Comfort overlooking nature's grandeur.
You may find a great book and not want to leave till you're finished!
Dining over the Lake for two to 24 people.
Chef's kitchen where your every dietary need can be met
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6 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 15
Nuevo Arenal, Province of Guanacaste

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Cos881
Germantown, Illinois
1 review
“Third visit - still the best views and central location”
Reviewed 28 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We love the white water rafting and added rappelling down a series of water falls this year and spending a day in a free hot springs river with a set of 6 packs. A cool rain occurred and what an experience it was, while talking to people from Germany, with just your head out of the hot springs and the jungle above. Going the other directiion from the Red Sunset is Viento Frescas ( just past Tiliran) - a series of 5 water falls that you can spend a day at for $15.
In spite of all there is to do, the view each morning from the balcony at the Sunset always inspires me. One morning I scratched the following out to describe it: Nestled on the mountainside, above the sleepy town of Nuevo Arenal on Lake Arenal, lies the Red sunset B&B. From it's veranda, mornings are a cascade of changing visual images as the sun peaks thru the mist, casting spot lights on the hilltops and mountainside across the Lake.
Initially each morning, a mist blankets the terrain, lingering between the valleys of each mountain range like the smoke of a Civil War battlefield. The scenery created by a thousand small volcanos, is eclipsed as the mist clears, to see the giant Arenal Volcano reaching to the sky like a pyramid, as you look to your left.

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Liked best: the view, the activities and the help/advise from the owner
Liked least: the road up to the property
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Erinn M
Alexandria, Virginia
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“Fantastic View, Welcoming Host, Great Breakfast!”
Reviewed 30 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Our family of 2 adults, 4 children (ages 13, 12, 8, and 7) thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Red Sunset. Each day we were greeted with a different and tasty breakfast cooked especially for our vegetarian family. Shortly after breakfast, Patrick visited to make sure we had directions to our planned events for the day and answer any questions. Patrick provided great referrals to different types of activities and made reservations for us. The house provided plenty of privacy and places for everyone to enjoy their own space, plus a nice pool and hot tub to enjoy. The house isn't very far from Nuevo Arenal if you want to head out for supplies or meals. Driving to Arenal Volcano isn't very difficult and certainly beats the traffic at home! We would all recommend Patrick and his lovely vacation home!

Travelling group: Young Children
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Arizona
Reviewed 12 January 2014 for a stay in December 2013

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Reviewed 9 January 2014 for a stay in January 2014

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North Carolina
Reviewed 23 March 2013 for a stay in February 2013

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