The Mountain Paradise Hotel is positioned on a hillside across from Arenal Volcano, providing amazing views from their beautiful property. Surrounded by forest and tropical gardens, the Spanish architecture buildings and guest rooms offer a true taste of pura vida and Costa Rican charm. The swimming pool and Jacuzzi are reminiscent of a tropical lagoon, surrounded by nature. Other hotel amenities include a restaurant and bar, spa services, and WiFi internet access in some areas.
The Arenal Volcano region offers something for everybody and Mountain Paradise is a fantastic base for exploring the area. Those wanting to explore the natural beauty and attractions can visit the towering La Fortuna Waterfalls, take a hike at the base of Arenal Volcano, visit the scenic Lake Arenal, or relax and bathe at some of the areas world-class hot springs resorts. Nature lovers can hike through the treetops at the Arenal Hanging Bridges, or go on a riverboat safari in search of monkeys, sloths, toucans, iguanas, and a wide range of other exotic animals. Thrill seekers will be blown away with the many exciting activities Arenal has to offer including rafting tropical rivers, rappelling and canyoneering, ziplining through the treetops, and so many more exciting activities!
The hotel is centrally located to all of the fun this beautiful area has to offer. Lake Arenal is about 15 minutes west of the hotel and La Fortuna town is about 10 minutes east. The volcano is right across the valley, and hot springs resorts are in every direction!
There are two onsite restaurants, the Arenal Koita and the Ave del Paraiso Restaurant. The Ave del Paraiso is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, serving a fusion of Costa Rican dishes and International cuisine. The Arenal Koita is open for dinner only, serving a similar menu, and also has a bar. Both restaurants offer a beautiful setting and have views to tropical gardens, jungle, and Arenal Volcano.
The onsite Spa offers a peaceful setting for total relaxation. Couples or individuals can choose from a variety of massages and treatments. Advance reservations are recommended for spa services!
Mountain Paradise Hotel offers several rooms and villa styles to choose from, all decorated in Costa Rican style. Villas Garabito is ideal for families, with two bedrooms and a private plunge pool. The Casitas Premium rooms are spacious and offer volcano views from the terrace with Jacuzzi. The Villa Arenal is another great room for families, with two bedrooms and a private plunge pool. This villa also has two bathrooms and a small dining area. The Casitas Real are a little smaller than the other villas. These rooms have great volcano views and private plunge pools. All rooms offer the basics for comfort, including television, air-conditioner, coffee maker, and telephone. Please check the room amenity lists below for additional details of what each room style offers.