Ara Ambigua Lodge

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
400m North of the Church in La Guaria, Sarapiqui, Costa Rica
4.1 out of 5 rating 34 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Sarapiqui, Ara Ambigua Lodge is in a rural location, within a 10-minute drive of San Agustin Church and La Selva Biological Station. This spa hotel is 19.1 mi (30.7 km) from Braulio Carrillo National Park and 23.9 mi (38.4 km) from Poas Volcano National Park.


Make yourself at home in one of the 50 guestrooms. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at La Casona serving guests of Ara Ambigua Lodge. Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 9:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

San Agustin Church - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
La Selva Biological Station - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Costa Rica Nature Pavilion - 14.3 km / 8.9 mi
Mini Zoo and Jardin Yori - 17.8 km / 11.1 mi
Barra del Colorado National Wildlife Refuge - 22.4 km / 13.9 mi
Braulio Carrillo National Park - 30.7 km / 19.1 mi
Rara Avis Waterfall - 31.6 km / 19.6 mi
Laguna del Hule - 34.9 km / 21.7 mi
Laguna Río Cuarto - 38.1 km / 23.6 mi
Rain Forest Aerial Trams - 38.1 km / 23.7 mi
Poas Volcano National Park - 38.4 km / 23.9 mi
Aquas Zarcas Square - 40.5 km / 25.2 mi
Aguas Zarcas Church - 40.7 km / 25.3 mi
Juan Castro Blanco National Park - 43.6 km / 27.1 mi
Guapiles Central Park - 47.2 km / 29.3 mi

The preferred airport for Ara Ambigua Lodge is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 101.2 km / 62.9 mi

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 are 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.

Important Information

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

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free reception
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Reception hall
  • -Water dispenser
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Ballroom
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking