Discover the allure of organic luxury at Amor Arenal Hotel, a haven for couples and nature enthusiasts, where you can relish an awe-inspiring view of the majestic Arenal Volcano from charming chalet-style cabins nestled along the hillside. Each private cabin boasts a warm plunge pool on an expansive deck, complemented by impeccably crafted interiors adorned with sustainable native tropical hardwoods. Savor a culinary journey of totally organic meals, featuring garden-fresh vegetables, locally sourced fruits, and ethically raised chickens, fish, and beef. Perched atop a canyon, with sweeping vistas of the lush rainforest and the iconic volcano, this opulent retreat promises the perfect hideaway while you explore the myriad adventures awaiting you in the La Fortuna area.
Situated in the northwestern highlands of Costa Rica, where temperatures consistently hover in the pleasant high 70s Fahrenheit year-round, the nearby town of La Fortuna serves as an ideal hub for comfortable exploration of the tropical rainforest. Whether you're an avid birder seeking colorful tropical avian treasures or an adrenaline junkie in pursuit of heart-pounding outdoor thrills, this region offers it all.
La Fortuna is renowned as the adventure capital of Costa Rica, offering an abundance of exhilarating activities, including ziplining, horseback riding, hiking, canyoning, whitewater rafting, safari cruises, and the indulgence of numerous geothermal hot springs, all courtesy of the iconic Arenal Volcano. The town itself exudes a lively ambiance, teeming with international tourists, charming coffee and ice cream shops, and diverse ethnic restaurants. Nestled at the volcano's base, the stunning Lake Arenal stretches for 35 miles, surrounded by picturesque emerald-green hills.
Back at the hotel, you're sure to relish the gracefully designed mineral spring-fed pools, nestled in romantic settings. Dedicated yoga and meditation decks offer an opportunity to commune with nature, while the 24-hour modern fitness center is fully equipped to keep you in top shape. Optional services such as personal trainers and fitness classes are available upon request, and daily yoga classes are included. The full-service Spa offers open-air massages, rejuvenating body wraps, revitalizing facials, waxing, mani-pedis, complete hair and nail care, and more.
Step out of your cabin and into the rainforest, following two well-maintained trails that guide you along a meandering creek through the lush jungle to a captivating waterfall. The hotel also offers a three-hour guided horseback ride starting on the property, winding through the forest, and optionally featuring a delightful picnic or a soothing soak in the hot springs.
Amor Arenal Hotel's main Restaurant, El Rancho, sets the stage for a splendid morning with a breakfast buffet included in your stay. Beyond breakfast, it opens its doors for lunch and dinner, offering both buffet and à la carte options. La Jaranita beckons with a selection of light à la carte tapas and specialty cocktails, where you can revel in nighttime entertainment featuring live music and the occasional karaoke session. The swim-up Tuanis Wet Bar tempts with à la carte delights and refreshing libations. The hotel takes pride in sourcing food from its organic gardens, ensuring that your meal derives from plants and animals raised under healthy and humane conditions, including free-range chickens, pasture-raised beef, and locally caught fish. Whole grain and gluten-free breads are just a glimpse of the wholesome culinary choices awaiting you, alongside delectable naturally sweet, sugar-free desserts.
Amor Arenal Hotel offers thirty-one private luxury eco casitas, featuring either one king or two queen beds, all adorned with premium bedding. In addition to your spa plunge pool on the generous outdoor deck, each room comes complete with air conditioning, fans, a smart TV, complimentary WiFi, a laptop safe, internet phone, a well-stocked mini-fridge, ample closet space, plush robes, and comfortable slippers. The private open-air bathroom, overlooking the rainforest, boasts a double-headed rain shower for a refreshing experience. Every cabin offers a breathtaking view of the volcano and the canyon.
The hotel extends a warm welcome to guests aged 13 years and older and maintains a smoke-free environment. All rooms are wheelchair accessible, and valet parking and laundry services are readily available.