The smoking crater of Arenal volcano sits almost 5,500ft above the lush green valley and surrounding forest. The region is a wonderland for adventure and activities, with almost everything possible. Rainforest hikes, white-water rafting and horseback riding are just a few of the immediate options. Nature tours show off the best of the local wildlife and there are natural hot springs to ease into at the day’s end.
Ways you can help in Arenal
You can make a difference at a rescue center for injured, orphaned or illegally traded animals. You can help provide these animals with a better life and at the same time discover the importance of preserving the natural biodiversity of this stunning country for future generations. The center was set up by a Veterinarian and […]
Accommodation in Arenal
Opened just over a year ago, the sixteen villa Nayara Springs make up the adults-only annex to Arenal Nayara Hotel Spa and Gardens. Throughout the villas, teak and other hardwoods are complemented by bamboo ceilings. Four-poster, king beds, as well as a daybed, share half the villa space with a marble-floor bathroom, whose soap and […]
The Arenal Kioro Hotel carried out environmental studies to cause the least impact possible during the construction and operation of the project. The property has a sewage treatment plant, smart systems for energy saving, recycling program, its own springs and construction from reforested woods. Oh, did we forget to mention that the rooms are all […]
The Arenal Springs Resort is the perfect getaway if you are looking to remain close to nature but still retain the comfort and amenities of a modern hotel. Indeed, from nearly any location at the resort – the pool, the restaurant, or even your room – you can easily spot the Arenal Volcano on a […]
The panoramic view from this 53-suite hotel involves the small matter of the hulking Arenal Volcano and the Arenal Park. The wonderful by-products of the (benign) volcanic activity are the seductive bubbling private hot springs, set in lush gardens. There’s a spa attached to the springs and the place has a feeling of natural indulgence.