Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
2 km Southwest of la Fortuna, on the way to Catarata Rio Fortuna, La Fortuna, 70205, Costa Rica
4.1 out of 5 rating 85 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at CERRO CHATO ECOLODGE in La Fortuna, you'll be near the airport, a 5-minute drive from La Fortuna Waterfall and 6 minutes from Arenal Volcano National Park. This hotel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Kalambu Hot Springs and 4.2 mi (6.8 km) from Arenal Volcano.


Make yourself at home in one of the 6 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and ceiling fans, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a garden. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).


Full breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 8 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include luggage storage and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Arenal Volcano National Park - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Costa Rica Chocolate Tour - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Chato Volcano - 1.7 km / 1 mi
La Fortuna Waterfall - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Arenal Adventure World - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Ecoglide Arenal Park - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Ecotermales Fortuna - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Kalambu Hot Springs - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Cerro Chato Lake - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Arenal Natura Ecological Park - 6.5 km / 4.1 mi
Arenal Volcano - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Children's Eternal Rainforest - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Lake Arenal - 19.3 km / 12 mi
Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park - 19.4 km / 12 mi
Costa Rica Sky Adventures - 20.7 km / 12.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 117.5 km / 73 mi
La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi

The preferred airport for CERRO CHATO ECOLODGE is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 1pm. Check-out time is 11am.
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.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. 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 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 11 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 4.5 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 55 per person (one-way)

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

  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden