- Arenal Volcano
- Costa Rica
- Family Friendly
- Swimming Pool
- Wheelchair Accessible
Arenal Observatory Lodge has a perfect location for being as close to the Arenal Volcano as it gets! nested between the Arenal Volcano National Park and the Arenal Lake beautiful views are guaranteed and with the personalized service, the lovely amenities and the comfortable guest rooms your stay in Arenal will be unforgettable.
7 miles of well-maintained hiking, horseback riding and mountain biking trails wind through the Arenal Volcano hotel’s 870-acre property, through primary and secondary rainforest, past waterfalls and across verdant pastures. Plenty of wildlife lives in the area, including three kinds of monkeys, anteaters, coatis, raccoons, deer, and more than 400 species of birds – making Arenal Observatory Lodge a preferred destination for bird watching in Costa Rica.
A daily complimentary guided morning walk offers you a chance to learn more about the forest and it’s inhabitants and the use of the pool and Jacuzzi will be inviting after you day of Arenal activities. If you are in for a challenging hike; we suggest the Cerro Chato Trail (climbing up the dormant small volcano to see a g=beautiful crater lake) that starts at the lodge.
Arenal Observatory Lodge offers a good restaurant, but you can also opt for restaurant options in la Fortuna village (about 40 minutes drive from this lodge).