Essence Arenal Boutique Hostel

Arenal Volcano, El Castillo, Costa Rica, Distance from city centre: 0.2km

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Located in El Castillo, 20 minutes from La Fortuna, on the lava flowing side of Arenal Volcano. We are an incredible volcano and lake view hostel, the perfect opportunity to live a real eco experience in a familiar atmosphere.

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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B&B Facilities & Policies

  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafeteria
  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Taxes not included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Guesthouse Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Check-in: 12.00
Check-out: 11.00

Please note that we keep reservations until 15.00hrs. If you are arriving later please call us that day to keep the reservation. Reception closes at 21.00hrs.


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From San Jose/La Fortuna:
3 Km after Tabacon Thermal Water, there's a police station on the right, take the left leaving the main road and pass the Arenal National Park, then turn left. After the bridge turn right and within 3 Km arrive to El Castillo village, take the left up to the Butterfly Farm, alter 1 Km see Essence Arenal on the right side of the road.

Located Near

Strategically located for adventure tours and eco-activities:
- Thermal Water (Tabacon, Baldi and others)
- Hiking in the forest
- Mountain Biking
- Boat Tours
- Birdwatching
- Cerro Chato
- Caño Negro
- Serpentarium
- Canopy
- Butterfly Garden
- Sky Tram
- Horseback riding at the river
- Hangin Bridges
- Jeep-Boat-Jeep / Monteverde
- River Rafting
- La Fortuna Bundging Jumping
- Lava Trail
- Los Tucanes Trail
- La Fortuna Waterfall

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