Explore the surroundings on horseback or rent a bike and ride around the enormous lake through the verdant hillside. Lake Arenal offers great fresh-water fishing excursions as well as water sports such as windsurfing, kayaking and swimming. Early risers should take advantage of the morning bird watching tour. Also, don't forget to visit the awesome waterfall of La Fortuna and indulge in a trip to one of the nearby hot springs.
The Arenal Lodge is located on a 2,000 acre property and is surrounded by lush rain forest that houses hundreds of exotic birds and animals. The lodge offers a one-of-a-kind panoramic view of the volcano and the lake. The lodge, with a fine wood finish, features a lobby with chimneys, all contributing to the home-like ambiance. Here you will find a finely decorated restaurant featuring an international menu, a delightful butterfly garden and walking trails. Whether you are looking to relax or be active, the lodge has something for everyone including swimming pools, playgrounds, game rooms, fitness rooms, steam rooms and Jacuzzis.
The Arenal Lodge offers a variety of comfortable and beautifully decorated rooms ranging from standard to Master Suites. The Junior Suites, some of which have a bathtub, offer a view of the Arenal volcano and pristine rainforest from a private balcony, while the Chalets, equipped with a kitchenette, overlook the gardens, volcano and the lake. The Matrimonial Suite has a hot tub, private terrace, sitting room and a kitchenette. The Master Suite, the lodge finest accommodation, boasts a sky-lighted and plant-lined bathroom, a private balcony and a kitchenette. Family Suites have private bedrooms, cable TV, and have a bathtub.