Heliconias Nature Lodge

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
11 Miles South from Downtown La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, Peñas Blancas, 20213, Costa Rica
4.7 out of 5 rating 269 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.7
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Peñas Blancas, Heliconias Nature Lodge is in the mountains, within a 15-minute drive of Proyecto Asis and Children's Eternal Rainforest. This hotel is 12.7 mi (20.5 km) from La Fortuna Waterfall and 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from Kalambu Hot Springs.


Make yourself at home in one of the 18 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Heliconias Restaurante serving guests of Heliconias Nature Lodge. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Children's Eternal Rainforest - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Proyecto Asis - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Arenal Adventure World - 16.3 km / 10.2 mi
Costa Rica Chocolate Tour - 17.8 km / 11.1 mi
La Fortuna Waterfall - 20.5 km / 12.7 mi
Chato Volcano - 21 km / 13 mi
Ecoglide Arenal Park - 22.1 km / 13.7 mi
Ecotermales Fortuna - 22.6 km / 14.1 mi
Kalambu Hot Springs - 22.8 km / 14.2 mi
Quesada City Park - 25 km / 15.5 mi
Arenal Natura Ecological Park - 25.2 km / 15.7 mi
Camara de Ganaderos de San Carlos - 27.9 km / 17.3 mi
Arenal Volcano - 35.6 km / 22.1 mi
Lake Arenal - 38 km / 23.6 mi
Costa Rica Sky Adventures - 39.4 km / 24.5 mi

The nearest airports are:
Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 95.4 km / 59.3 mi
La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 20.5 km / 12.7 mi

The preferred airport for Heliconias Nature Lodge is Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 156 per vehicle

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Children's pool
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge)
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking