Costa Rica is a dream vacation for many because of its stunning rainforests, wonderful beaches, and spectacular mountains and volcanoes. One of its most popular volcanoes is Arenal. Located in Alajuela Province, it was considered as one of the most active volcanoes in the world. However, it has been dormant since 2010. Now, its surrounding area is a tourist attraction. Arenal Volcano is in Arenal Volcano National Park, which features various flora and fauna as well as another volcano named Chato. Aside from the hot springs, visitors coming here can also enjoy La Fortuna Waterfall, zip-lining, hanging bridges, and whitewater rafting. Since Arenal and the national park where it belongs offer lots of areas to be explored, staying near here is always a great idea. For easy access to this world-famous volcano, check out the top Airbnb vacation rentals near Arenal, Costa Rica.
Good for three guests, this nature-themed studio features stylish furnishings and decor. It has one king-size bed, a smart TV, high-speed WIFI, and air conditioning to keep the apartment cool. Aside from a full bathroom and a kitchenette, this vacation rental offers complimentary access to a third-floor rooftop terrace. Here, you can look at one-of-a-kind views of treetops and the volcano.
The apartment complex is in a safe neighbourhood, within a short distance of shops, ATMs, and other attractions. What’s more, Rainforest Chocolate Tour, Arenal Volcano National Park, and hot springs are less than 30 minutes away.
Top guest reviewsvery nice apartment with an amazing view of the volcanothe a/c was more than capablethe complex and our room were lovelyclean and spaciousnice shower with warm water20mbps internet speed for those who needperfect would definitely book againthe apartment is so comfortable with a great hot shower very well equipped kitchen and lots of spacethe room was nice and clean a bit strange smellplace is clean spacious with everything you needroy’s place was excellent it was very clean modern comfortable and convenientthe room is cleaned and the instructions to get to it were pretty clearthe space did look perfectly clean when we arrived
Host:host gave us detail instructions and recommendations that were very helpfulvery helpful host with great local knowledgeand thanks roy for being a fantastic hostthank you roy for hosting us during our triproy and erik were very kind and helpful and provided us with lots of tipsRead more reviewsthe room and location is absolutely beautifulvery beautiful apartment too location was a short walk to the city centergreat location and good value for the priceamazing studio apartment in a great location in townfantastic location walking distance from the restaurants in la fortuna
This beautiful and elegant retreat, which has a black-and-white-themed interior, is the perfect place to stay in La Fortuna for a duo or solo travellers. It is furnished with a queen-size bed, an en-suite bathroom, and a quaint living room with coffee-making facilities.
With its location, you can easily stroll to the finest boutiques and attractions of the town, as well as its restaurants, walking trails, and hot springs. While you’re here, enjoy the stellar views of the volcano while swaying on the porch swing. It is also surrounded by a beautiful garden.
Top guest reviewsthis was a very cute space with coffee in the room (no creamer or sugar though)beautiful and the air condition and fans worked really wellshe reset the wifi and it worked better after thatas other guests mentioned in reviews the wifi is pretty spottythe place was exceptionally tidy and we appreciated the air conditioning and shampoo/body wash in the showerthe place was very clean and privateit was clean and was exactly what we expectedvery comfortable clean and thoughtful touchesthe place is sparkling clean and stylishthe apartment itself is picturesque clean and comfortable
Host:friendly and helpful hostsvery helpful service they responded immediately to any questions we hadvery responsive and helpful hostexcellent place and even better hostsgeorgina and rafael were wonderful hosts we absolutely loved our stayRead more reviewsgreat location in the middle of towngreat location with parking and everything is walking distancegreat place in a central locationgreat location can walk to many restaurants and barswe were in a perfect location an easy and safe walk to restaurants
Stay in this home in El Castillo village, which offers views of the volcano, the forest, and the lake. This beautiful cottage can shelter up to five people in its two cosy bedrooms and comes with two and a half baths. Not only is it equipped with a full kitchen where you can easily prepare hearty meals, but it is also near a couple of markets and restaurants.
What’s more, all guests are provided lake access, Wi-Fi, and parking. There is also a dedicated workspace if you are coming for business and a TV for your entertainment. Long-term stays are possible here, and there is a laundry area for your convenience. Don’t forget to relax on the terrace, where you can overlook the lush garden and magnificent sceneries of Lake Arenal and Arenal Volcano.
Top guest reviewsthe hillside home was such a lovely place in el castillo - spacious and cleanhis house is beautiful clean with all furnished you need
Host:kelly is a great hostkelly is a great host and easy to communicate withnice location and kelly is a great hosthe was super helpful with tips on what to seenonetheless kelly is a great host friendly and willing to help in any way he canRead more reviewsthe location of the house is fantasticrelatively close to points of interest in la fortunaconfortable stay in a cozy and relaxing locationthis is great for a getaway that is still close enough to all the tourism in la fortunathis house is in a fantastic location and a much better choice than staying in la fortuna
Relax in this loft while sipping on coffee out on the outdoor patio or the backyard. Located on the lower floor, this property’s kitchen has a stove, a microwave, a refrigerator, and other cooking necessities. Upstairs is a queen-size bed with a flat-screen TV. Additionally, its nicely decorated bathroom features a shower, toiletries, and a hairdryer.
This one-bedroom loft is suitable for a lovely couple exploring La Fortuna as it offers easy access to public transportation and free street parking if you are bringing a car. It has the perfect setting, only within a 10-minute walk from downtown La Fortuna and a 10-minute drive from La Fortuna Waterfalls. Best of all, you can see Arenal Volcano from here.
Top guest reviewseverything was spotlesly clean and prettyit was also spotlessly cleanthe space was beautiful and very cleanthe space is beautiful and immaculately cleanvery modern & stylish and great use of small space clean trendy and close to town
Host:yessenia was a perfect hostyessenia is a great hostyessenia is a great hostyessenia was very responsiveyessenia was helpful and welcomingRead more reviewscute and stylish place in a perfect locationbeautiful condo great location walking distance from the downtown areaperfect location to walk into town centerthe house is located near the city center in a super calm neighborhoodthe location is great right near the center of town and easy to get to
Good for two, this apartment close to the centre of La Fortuna has one double bed in the master bedroom. Step out on the terrace for wonderful views of rich greenery and beautiful flowers from the garden. This apartment comes with high-speed Wi-Fi, a bathroom, and a well-equipped kitchen. What’s more, parking on the premises is available in the neighborhood if you are travelling by vehicle. You can also avail of tours to Arenal Volcano while staying here.
Top guest reviewscomfortable clean great wifi service and chicken amenitiesit was amazingly clean well-appointed and comfortable with brand-new amenities including air conditioning and a private patio areafast wifi and very cleana very functional kitchen and bathroom comfortable bedroom with aircon everything about this container was perfectwe had a great stay at this place comfy bed and great ac very nice gardenclean practical comfortable and would happily stay againeverything was comfortable and cleanflat was clean comfortable very well resourcedcheck in was easy the place itself was amazing very clean and exactly what i neededthe property was clean and the back yard is beautiful
Host:i had a very nice stay and the host was very welcoming and helpfulthe hosts are very nice and helped in everything you needgreat location and amazing service by the hostsRead more reviewsgreat location 2 mins walk from central square but far enough away from bar noiseeverything was spot on location is the best thing about itlocation was close to everything in la fortuna and had secure parkinglocation is incredible the place is even better than i expectedit is such a nice little cozy place & everything is close
This one-bedroom cabin has a perfect location, close to the centre of La Fortuna yet far away from all the buzz. The surrounding nature will make you feel like you are in paradise as soon as you step out on the back porch. This cabin is equipped with basic necessities, such as a kitchenette with a coffee maker, a rice cooker, and a refrigerator, a bathroom with complimentary toiletries, high-speed internet, and a cable TV.
If you’re coming in your car, there’s parking space for you. If you don’t have a car, the owners can provide private transportation and bike rentals.
Top guest reviewsthe back balcony is a nice cool place to have breakfastit was more of a fan than anythingvery amazing quaint place and the back patio is absolutely gorgeous very safe and cozyalso - just something to keep in mind - the shower is lukewarm at bestbeds were comfortableeverything was clean and functionalnice and clean new cabinwell built remote super clean studio cabininside we had a clean room in great conditionthe cabin was lovely and very clean and neifren gave us a warm welcome when we arrived
Host:the owner was nice and communicativethe host were very friendly and organizedafter writing to the owner he kindly picked me upgreat stay great host thanks for everythingneifren is a lovely host thank youRead more reviewsbeautiful location for the homenice place cool neighborhood to walk in great valuegreat place close to la fortuna but far from busy streets very nice and quietthis cabin is a close drive to la fortuna attractions and hikingi recommend this spot if you are looking for a place to enjoy being close to nature
If your childhood dream was to stay in a treehouse, you can make it come true when you book this fancy property. A few steps away from La Fortuna’s downtown area, this treehouse is close to all must-visit areas in town. If you just want a laid-back day, you can look at amazing views while relaxing on the treehouse’s hammocks.
This accommodation houses one queen-size bed, a full bathroom, and a kitchenette with a mini-fridge. Despite being surrounded by nature, it has high-speed Wi-Fi. Best of all, you can relax in the bathtub or rocking chairs on the deck.
Top guest reviewswifi wasn’t great thoughair conditioning and hot water worked perfectlythe bed is also amazingly comfortable and offers a view of the arenalair conditioning is amazing for those hot daysvery cozy room and great viewsthe whole place was very clean and very modernthe apartment is clean shower pressure immaculate and hot water perfectit was clean and organized which i appreciate very much when travelinga wonderful place to stay near the arenal volcano clean tidy and modernawesome little treehouse the place was very nice and clean and close to town/attractions
Host:the best host we ever hadjimmy's response time is quick and he was most helpfulvery kind host and gorgeous sceneryhe also provided very helpful information about local attractionsjimmy was an awesome host who gave great recommendations and helped us get good deals on activitiesRead more reviewsgreat location close to town and close to a great bike rental placethe value and the location are idealgreat location only 5 minutes from townabsolutely wonderful spot loved the close proximity to townthe location was great and quick drive or walk into town
A great accommodation for couples or solo travellers, this cabin is fully furnished with all your needs. In the morning, you will be greeted by beautiful views of Arenal Volcano and the blue skies. Have your breakfast on the patio for some fresh air or lie down on the hammocks and watch the clouds go by.
You can also explore nearby attractions. El Salto, which is a great swimming spot with waterfalls and rope swings, is close by. There is also a mini-market in the area, while downtown La Fortuna is only a few minutes away on foot, making it easy to enjoy local dining and a lot of quality shops.
Top guest reviewssuper clean and cozy
Host:john is a great host really helpful and with great tipsjohn's mother who was our host during our stay was very helpfulRead more reviewsnice place great value nice location and good person to work withgreat little place to stay right outside of la fortuna and near a rope swing and swimming hole
Located close to La Fortuna Waterfall, hot springs, El Salto, and Arenal Volcano National Park, this two-bedroom apartment will make you feel at home. It features two bedrooms, each with a double bed and fresh linens, a fully furnished kitchen with a microwave and a coffee maker, and a full bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer.
Up to four guests can occupy this clean property. They can spend their days sipping their coffee on the balcony while looking at a beautiful view of the forest and the volcano.
San Carlos, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa RicaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsnot fancy so your not getting air conditioning pools or comfortable surroundingswifi is also good :) thanks for our staythankfully it cools at night and the rooms come with fansfacing the arenal volcano thank you for the clean and comfortable apartmentvery nice and clean apartmentthere were clean sheets and towels and the space is nice overallthe apartment felt homey and was mostly cleanthe apartement was clean and spacious with everything you need during your stayhome vacation’s place is clean and secured
Host:the host was very responsivefriendly staff quick responses to our requests ~the owners of the place were quite accommodating and friendlythe hosts are very friendly and helped us with all our questionsthe hosts are quick to answer and very friendlyRead more reviewslocation was goodthe location is greatlocation was perfect for our tripgood place near the center of la fortunagood location to go to bars and the local hot springs
This smoke-free studio apartment offers a full bathroom, a kitchen area, a double bed, a sofa armchair, and a smart TV. After preparing your meal, you can eat it by the breakfast bar or out on the patio. This listing also provides you with a laundry area and Wi-Fi, making it a convenient place to stay. Plus, it offers parking space. It is also near various attractions.
La Fortuna, Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsthe room was clean and a few minutes walk from the center
Host:owner is very responsive to messagesgreat spot with an excellent hostRead more reviewsgood location on a quiet side street in walking distance of bars and restaurants in towngreat value and only a 5 min walk from everything if eventhe bottom line: a great location and a great value overall
Stay somewhere near Arenal for a fun experience
Costa Rica should definitely be on your must-visit list. It’s a country full of serene nature, overflowing wildlife, and enjoyable activities. Plus, you will find Arenal Volcano here. If you want to stay close to this volcano and its surrounding attractions, make sure to book one of the above Airbnb vacation rentals.
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