Arenal Paraiso Costa Rica
Arenal Paraiso Hotel Costa Rica
Rooms and Rates
Notes about this Hotel:- Costa Rican tax of 13.00% is not included.
- Rates include Buffet breakfast.
- During Easter and Christmas Week there is a 2-night minimum stay required.
- If you stay the night of December 24th, there is an additional charge for Christmas Dinner and Party ($50 per adult and $25 per child (5-11 years old), taxes included).
- If you stay the night of December 31st, there is an additional charge for New Year’s Eve Dinner and Party ($65 per adult and $35 per child (5-12 years old), taxes included).
Bear witness to a place where nature and the peacefulness of the rainforest merge with the magnificence of one of the world’s most active volcanoes. The Arenal Paraiso hotel sits in the shadow of our most active volcano and is close to all the conveniences in the town of Fortuna. The comfortable Arenal Paraiso Resort Spa is surrounded by lush gardens and offers excellent bird watching opportunities. Arenal Paraiso lodge has one of the best views of the Arenal Volcano’s lava flow and is set up for all of those who wish to relax and enjoy the spectacle of nature presented by this magnificent volcano through explosions of glowing lava.
The scenic beauty of this area blends with lush gardens and the singularity of their rooms. Arenal Paraiso Hotel La Fortuna offers 78 superior style rooms or suites which are built completely of hard wood and includes all modern comforts. The hotel also has 42 standard rooms built in concrete with beautiful details and handicapped accesible areas. As well, this establishment features a distinguished conference room, able to comfortably accommodate up to 60 people. Arenal Paraiso lodge also offers 14 pools. The main one is a long pool with a small bridge crossing over it at its narrowest point. Eleven of the remaining ones have hot springs with mineral water which is a delight at any time of the day; one of which boasts a fantastic wet bar while another one is a small hot water pool special for children or for adults to sit and relax.
The main attraction at the Arenal Paraiso costa Rica is, of course, the Arenal Volcano. Wether you choose to taka a dip in their warm jacuzzi or work out at their first quality gym; from any of the numerous Arenal Paraiso facilities you can enjoy a peaceful and quiet atmosphere with the best view of this majestic volcano. The natural beauty of the rainforest with its variety of exotic plants, animals and birds, merges with the magnificence of one of the most active volcanoes in the world. Arenal Paraiso Hotel also offers several miles of private trails on their 160 acre (65 hectare) Farm; take on invigorating nature walks, relaxing horseback riding rides, or just lay back and enjoy the magnificent view. Come spend a unique time at Arenal Paraiso Hotel, create incredible lifetime memories in this small piece of paradise.
Location and Driving Directions
The Arenal Paraiso Hotel is located 5 miles (8 km) west of la Fortuna de San Carlos in the northern region of Costa Rica, in the province of Alajuela. You will find Paraiso located right in front of the Arenal Volcano. The hotel is also 10 miles (16 km) away from Monteverde Cloud Forest. If you are driving from San Jose, turn left (West) at the airport exit onto the Inter American Highway towards Naranjo (and San Ramón, but you aren't going all the way there), after approximately 21 miles (32 km) turn right (North) on 141 to Naranjo. On this road you will drive approximately about 31 miles (50 km), passing Zarcero, Ciudad Quesada until Florencia, where you will make a right (North) on route 35 for 6 miles (10 km), and onto the 4 West for 10 miles (17 km), to the left turn (South) onto 142 into La Fortuna which will be 6 miles (10 km) until getting to the Arenal Volcano. The total driving time is approximately 2 ½ hours from San Jose.
Another direct and painless route (sometimes faster) is to turn left (West) at the airport exit onto the Inter American Highway towards Naranjo continue 25 miles (40 km) to the right, turn on 142 to San Ramon. Route 142 passes through Angeles Sur, Tigra, and Bosque on its way to La Fortuna.