Budget Hotels

The accommodations below are great budget travel options for your stay in Costa Rica. As budget hotels, they are generally more affordable, but they are not backpacker hotels with dorm beds. They do not have all the amenities of a luxury hotel, but they present clean and comfortable rooms for a fair price.

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Cabinas El Mirador

Drake Bay

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

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5.0 / 5.0
From$66

Cabinas El Mirador

Cabinas El Mirador Lodge is situated on a hill overlooking Drake's Bay on the Osa Peninsula of the Pacific Coast of Southern Costa Rica. The El Mirador location is one...

5.0 / 5.0
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Orosi Lodge

Cartago

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

5.0 / 5.0
From$66

Orosi Lodge

Orosi Lodge is a small hotel located in the town of Orosi, part of Costa Rica's Central Valley. Situated one hour east of San Jose, Orosi is a colonial town with plenty...

5.0 / 5.0
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La Leona Eco Lodge

Carate

Bar

Restaurant

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4.7 / 5.0
From$178

La Leona Eco Lodge

La Leona Lodge is located right outside the La Leona station of the Corcovado National Park, in the Osa Peninsula. The Osa Peninsula is one of the best places for...

4.7 / 5.0
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Hacienda Pozo Azul Adventures

Sarapiqui

Bar

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

4.6 / 5.0
From$99

Hacienda Pozo Azul Adventures

Hacienda Pozo Azul Adventures can be found just 90 minutes north of San Jose, in the Sarapiqui valley. This valley is known throughout Costa Rica for its amazing, rich...

4.6 / 5.0
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Hotel Robledal

Alajuela - SJO Int'l

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Swimming Pool

Wireless Internet

& More

4.4 / 5.0
From$123

Hotel Robledal

The lush and fertile Central Valley of Costa Rica is home to the charming Hotel Robledal just three miles from the Juan Santamaria International Airport. The area around...

4.4 / 5.0
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Hotel Las Tortugas

Playa Grande Guanacaste

Air Conditioning

Bar

Jacuzzi

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

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4.4 / 5.0
From$40

Hotel Las Tortugas

Hotel Las Tortugas can be found in the North Pacific Coast of Costa Rica on the gorgeous Playa Grande. Since prehistoric times Playa Grande has been one of the world's...

4.4 / 5.0
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Atlantida Lodge

Cahuita

Bar

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

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4.4 / 5.0
From$83

Atlantida Lodge

Atlantida Lodge is located on the laid back Caribbean coast, in the town of Cahuita. Cahuita is a small village with a beautiful beach that is calm and ideal for...

4.4 / 5.0
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Hotel Villas Escondidas

Grecia

Cable TV

Swimming Pool

Wireless Internet

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4.0 / 5.0
From$68

Hotel Villas Escondidas

Set amongst 6 acres of forested countryside, the Villas Escondidas Hotel is an authentic Central Valley getaway. Five minutes outside of Grecia and 30 minutes from the...

4.0 / 5.0
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Los Mangos

Montezuma

Jacuzzi

Swimming Pool

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3.8 / 5.0
From$35

Los Mangos

Los Mangos is located on the beautiful Nicoya Peninsula, in the town of Montezuma. This small, hip village remains one of the most popular destinations on the coast,...

3.8 / 5.0
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Macaw Lodge

Cerros de Turrubares

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

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From$243

Macaw Lodge

The Macaw Lodge is a rural lodge in Cerros de Turrubares. Set within the Central Pacific region of Costa Rica, this hotel offers comfortable accommodations and...

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Casa Horizontes B and B

Drake Bay

Free Breakfast

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4.8 / 5.0
From$136

Casa Horizontes B and B

Situated on the rugged Osa Peninsula, Casa Horizontes B&B is only a ten-minute walk from the town of Drake Bay. The Osa Peninsula is Costa Rica’s most southerly...

4.8 / 5.0
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Bosque de Paz Lodge

Bajos del Toro

Free Breakfast

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4.7 / 5.0
From$188

Bosque de Paz Lodge

Bosque de Paz is set within a 2,470-acre (1,000-ha) private reserve in Bajos del Toro, Costa Rica. This hotel is perfect for outdoorsy types and travelers who want a...

4.7 / 5.0
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Hotel Flores

Tamarindo

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Swimming Pool

Wireless Internet

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4.7 / 5.0
From$112

Hotel Flores

Hotel Flores is a small, family run hotel close to the beach, located in Tamarindo in the the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica. The hotel Flores can accommodate different...

4.7 / 5.0
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El Viandante

Monteverde

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Wireless Internet

& More

4.6 / 5.0
From$102

El Viandante

El Viandante is located in the quaint mountain town of Monteverde, in the northern province of Puntarenas. High in the Tilaran Mountain Range you will come upon the...

4.6 / 5.0
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Monteverde Inn

Monteverde

Free Breakfast

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4.6 / 5.0
From$50

Monteverde Inn

The quaint Monteverde Inn sits in the Tilaran mountain range, found in the northern part of the Puntarenas province. For an incredible eco-adventure, visit this mountain...

4.6 / 5.0
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Terra Viva

Monteverde

Free Breakfast

Wireless Internet

& More

4.6 / 5.0
From$57

Terra Viva

Terra Viva is a 300 acre property privately owned by a Costa Rican family that is a combination of hotel and an authentic farm stay.

4.6 / 5.0
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Hotel Campo Verde

Arenal

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Jacuzzi

& More

4.6 / 5.0
From$100

Hotel Campo Verde

Hotel Campo Verde is located right at the base of Arenal Volcano, just minutes northwest of La Fortuna. This paradise is surrounded by beautiful, lush flora and fauna....

4.6 / 5.0
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Monte Real Hotel

Arenal

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Swimming Pool

Wireless Internet

& More

4.5 / 5.0
From$92

Monte Real Hotel

With the town of La Fortuna on one side and a remnant grove of trees that gives way to agricultural fields on the other, Monte Real Hotel offers easy access to the...

4.5 / 5.0
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Funky Monkey Lodge

Santa Teresa - Mal Pais

Cable TV

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

Wireless Internet

& More

4.5 / 5.0
From$101

Funky Monkey Lodge

The Funky Monkey Lodge is located in Santa Teresa, a small beach north of Malpais, on the tip of the Nicoya Peninsula. The Funky Monkey Lodge is tucked away in the lush...

4.5 / 5.0
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Samara Pacific Lodge

Samara

Air Conditioning

Bar

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

& More

4.5 / 5.0
From$88

Samara Pacific Lodge

Samara Pacific Lodge is tucked away on the Pacific coast, in the easy going beach town of Samara. The charming beach in Samara is bordered by a protective coral reef,...

4.5 / 5.0
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Hotel Meli Melo

Santa Teresa - Mal Pais

Air Conditioning

Wireless Internet

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4.4 / 5.0
From$68

Hotel Meli Melo

The Hotel Meli Melo is just a short walk from the golden beaches of Santa Teresa. In addition to the hotel’s prime location (it’s close to one of the area’s top surf...

4.4 / 5.0
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Las Colinas Arenal Hotel

Arenal

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

4.3 / 5.0
From$70

Las Colinas Arenal Hotel

Only one block from La Fortuna central park and a 40 minute drive to the famous Arenal Volcano, Las Colinas Arenal Hotel is conveniently located and provides truly local...

4.3 / 5.0
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Monteverde Country Lodge

Monteverde

Bar

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

4.3 / 5.0
From$102

Monteverde Country Lodge

The Monteverde Country Lodge, with personalized customer service and cozy ambiance, is situated just 10 minutes away from the world famous Monteverde Cloud Forest...

4.3 / 5.0
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Atrapasuenos Lodge

Santa Teresa - Mal Pais

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Swimming Pool

Wireless Internet

& More

4.3 / 5.0
From$160

Atrapasuenos Lodge

Visit Costa Rica’s stunning Nicoya Peninsula region, where Atrapasuenos Lodge is situated in a tropical beach setting just a minute walk from the beaches of Santa Teresa...

4.3 / 5.0
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Fortuna Rustic Cabins

Arenal

Cable TV

Wireless Internet

& More

4.2 / 5.0
From$63

Fortuna Rustic Cabins

Situated in the shadow of Arenal Volcano and 1 km south of La Fortuna, Fortuna Rustic Cabin’s location in the Northern Lowlands provides great access to the neighboring...

4.2 / 5.0
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Eco Arenal Hotel

Arenal

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

& More

4.2 / 5.0
From$124

Eco Arenal Hotel

Eco Arenal Hotel has grounds that showcase the flora of the surrounding rainforest. You can choose from a variety of bright, comfortable accommodations, including a...

4.2 / 5.0
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Coco Loco Lodge

Puerto Viejo de Limon

Cable TV

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

4.2 / 5.0
From$75

Coco Loco Lodge

The Coco Loco Lodge is situated in Puerto Viejo de Limon, a town nestled against Costa Rica's Caribbean Coast. Puerto Viejo is a lively community that has developed...

4.2 / 5.0
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Rancho Makena

Monteverde

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

& More

4.2 / 5.0
From$68

Rancho Makena

Rancho Makena is situated four hours from San Jose, in Monteverde. The lush mountains of Tilaran house the amazing community of Monteverde and its incredible Cloud...

4.2 / 5.0
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Hotel El Bosque

Monteverde

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

4.2 / 5.0
From$90

Hotel El Bosque

Hotel El Bosque is nestled in the Monteverde region, a hot spot for eco-tourism in the Central Highlands of Costa Rica. Monteverde is huddled between two primary cloud...

4.2 / 5.0
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The Bell Bird Hotel

Monteverde

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

4.1 / 5.0
From$57

The Bell Bird Hotel

The Bell Bird Hotel offers simple accommodations with a great view and is located between the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve and Santa Elena. The hotel is great for...

4.1 / 5.0
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Jade Mar Cabins

Drake Bay

Air Conditioning

Bar

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

4.1 / 5.0
From$75

Jade Mar Cabins

Located in the South Pacific, Jade Mar Cabins overlooks Drake Bay on the north end of Osa Peninsula. World renowned for its biodiversity, Drake Bay is a hub for...

4.1 / 5.0
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Mono Feliz

Ojochal/Playa Tortugua/Playa Ventana

Free Breakfast

Swimming Pool

& More

4.1 / 5.0
From$47

Mono Feliz

Mono Feliz – which means “The Happy Monkey” in Spanish – is located near the village of Ojochal in Costa Rica’s Southern Pacific Region. Although Ojochal is less...

4.1 / 5.0
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Hotel Los Jardines

Monteverde

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

& More

4.1 / 5.0
From$105

Hotel Los Jardines

Hotel Los Jardines is situated in the mountain town of Monteverde, a charming community connected by a series of dirt roads that contribute to its rustic charm....

4.1 / 5.0
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Posada Nena

Santa Ana

Air Conditioning

Bar

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Jacuzzi

& More

4.0 / 5.0
From$72

Posada Nena

Set in the heart of Santa Ana, Central Valley, Posada Nena is just 20 minutes from the Juan Santamaria International Airport and conveniently located near many fine...

4.0 / 5.0
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Hotel Castillo del Arenal

Arenal

Bar

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

& More

4.0 / 5.0
From$76

Hotel Castillo del Arenal

Hotel Castillo del Arenal is located in the province of Alajuela, near the majestic Arenal Volcano. This area is renowned for its volcano and the grand Lake Arenal,...

4.0 / 5.0
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Hotel Mandarina

Manuel Antonio

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Swimming Pool

& More

4.0 / 5.0
From$107

Hotel Mandarina

The Hotel Mandarina is situated along Costa Rica’s Central Pacific coast, near the entrance to the Manuel Antonio National Park. The park has excellent scenery and...

4.0 / 5.0
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Franks Place

Santa Teresa - Mal Pais

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Jacuzzi

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

& More

3.8 / 5.0
From$95

Franks Place

Franks place is located in the center of the crossroads of Mal Pais and Playa Carmen and is surrounded by internet cafes and restaurants. Franks Place offers a variety...

3.8 / 5.0
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La Colina Hotel

Manuel Antonio

Air Conditioning

Bar

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

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3.7 / 5.0
From$79

La Colina Hotel

La Colina Hotel lies between Quepos and Manuel Antonio. This area is great for eco-adventure and beach activities, as it features one of the country&s best national...

3.7 / 5.0
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Arenal Vista Lodge

Arenal

Bar

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

Wireless Internet

& More

3.7 / 5.0
From$143

Arenal Vista Lodge

Located in the province of Alajuela, the Arenal Vista Lodge is just 30 minutes away from La Fortuna, just in front of the Arenal Lake and Volcano. Here you will find...

3.7 / 5.0
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Santa Maria Inn

Alajuela - SJO Int'l

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Wireless Internet

& More

3.7 / 5.0
From$75

Santa Maria Inn

The Santa Maria Inn is a charming hotel located just five minutes from the Juan Santamaria International Airport in Costa Rica&s central valley. Though close to the...

3.7 / 5.0
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Hotel Pochote Grande

Jaco

Air Conditioning

Bar

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

& More

3.6 / 5.0
From$122

Hotel Pochote Grande

Hotel Pochote Grande is situated in the Central Pacific region of Costa Rica, in the popular beach town of Jaco. The town is stretched out along the beach to the south...

3.6 / 5.0
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Hotel Sueno Dorado

Arenal

Air Conditioning

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

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3.6 / 5.0
From$120

Hotel Sueno Dorado

Hotel Sueno Dorado is situated near the town of La Fortuna, at the foot of the awesome Arenal Volcano. Visitors from around the world flock to this eco-tourist...

3.6 / 5.0
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Hotel Santa Ana

Liberia

Air Conditioning

Restaurant

Wireless Internet

& More

3.3 / 5.0
From$71

Hotel Santa Ana

Hotel Santa Ana offers guests simple and yet comfortable accommodation close to the International Airport (LIR) only about 5 minutes by car. The Santa Ana hotel is...

3.3 / 5.0
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Rancho Curubande Lodge

Rincon de La Vieja

Air Conditioning

Bar

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

& More

2.3 / 5.0
From$83

Rancho Curubande Lodge

At the Rancho Curubande Lodge, you will get to delve into a little bit of everything the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica has to offer. This is a tranquil place, but is...

2.3 / 5.0
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Hotel Villa Verde

Monteverde

Bar

Cable TV

Restaurant

& More

2.2 / 5.0
From$70

Hotel Villa Verde

Hotel Villa Verde is situated in Monteverde, northwest of San Jose. Monteverde is a magical place surrounded by a gorgeous cloud forest, abundant in bird and mammal...

2.2 / 5.0
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Hotel Pachamama

Santa Teresa - Mal Pais

Air Conditioning

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From$106

Hotel Pachamama

Located on the stunning Nicoya Peninsula, you'll find the delightful Hotel Pachamama. Malpais is a community unlike any other in Costa Rica, with a strong surf culture...

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Mountain Faro Hotel

Monteverde

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Wireless Internet

& More

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From$71

Mountain Faro Hotel

This family-run hotel is located in a quiet, residential neighborhood that is a 10-minute walk from the town of Santa Elena. You can quickly get to the cloud forest...

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Fenix Hotel

Samara

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Swimming Pool

Wireless Internet

& More

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From$130

Fenix Hotel

Fenix Hotel is in the small beach town of Samara, on the white sand of the town’s tropical beach. The beach has warm water that is ideal for swimming and strolling –...

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Rancho Corcovado

Drake Bay

Restaurant

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From$203

Rancho Corcovado

Rancho Corcovado is located on the Osa Peninsula in Drake Bay. This hotel has clean, basic accommodations and a friendly staff.

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Hotel La Dolce Vita

Playa Esterillos

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Free Breakfast

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

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From$89

Hotel La Dolce Vita

Located on the shores of the Central Pacific Ocean, Hotel La Dolce Vita provides guests the opportunity to enjoy the beaches of Esterillos Oeste. The hotel offers the...

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Quinta Esencia Hotel

Playa Brasilito

Air Conditioning

Bar

Cable TV

Restaurant

Swimming Pool

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From$85

Quinta Esencia Hotel

This privately owned hotel in Playa Brasilito is just a hop and skip from the sand. With a pool, garden, and restaurant, and in the care of capable hosts, you can have a...

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Departamento Vista Al Volcan

Arenal

Air Conditioning

Cable TV

Wireless Internet

& More

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From$48

Departamento Vista Al Volcan

From Departmento Vista El Volcán, you'll have a spectacular view of the Arenal Volcano. This apartment is in downtown La Fortuna, so guests will be a short distance from...

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