A good hostel for solo travellers, couples, and groups.
Dorm Bed from $17.00
100 m al Oeste de la Plaza de La Fortuna,
Arenal Hostel Resort is one of the most popular hostels in La Fortuna. It's a great location that is just a short walk from the bus station, but is also a quiet and safe area. It is near pharmacies, grocery stores, banks, and all of the other essentials that you might need. It's also near transportation.
The hostel is a fun place to stay. It has a lively bar and lounge area where many guests enjoy hanging out and there's also a pool table that keeps people entertained. The area has beautiful gardens that are lush and tropical so it makes a beautiful retreat where you can relax after a busy day exploring the area's natural attractions.
Guests can enjoy a shared kitchen where they can prepare their own meals. There's also laundry facilities, wi-fi in the common areas, a safe in the rooms, luggage storage, and stunning views of the area. If you want to spend time outside, there are hammocks, chairs, tables, and umbrellas that offer shade in the garden.
Facilities in the hostel are spread across five buildings. One building has the reception and souvenir shop, another has guest rooms, a third has the kitchen, a fourth has laundry facilities, and the fifth is where you'll find the bar. Both private rooms and dorms are available. Private rooms are singles, twins, triples, and quads, and are located on the second floor with views of the volcano. Dorms sleep six or ten people and you can choose from co-ed, female only, or male only rooms.