Lost Iguana Resort and Spa

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
1.5 km northwest from Arenal Dam, La Fortuna, Costa Rica
4.5 out of 5 rating 1725 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Lost Iguana Resort and Spa in La Fortuna, you'll be just steps from Arenal Volcano National Park and 9 minutes by foot from Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park. This family-friendly resort is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Lake Arenal and 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from Arenal Volcano.


Make yourself at home in one of the 42 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and plasma televisions. Your room comes with a Tempur-Pedic bed. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and hair dryers.


Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools and a fitness center. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).


Grab a bite at Blue Hibiscus Restaurant, one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Meet other guests and eat at the complimentary reception. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the poolside bar. A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a computer station, and express check-in. Event facilities at this resort consist of a conference center and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle 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.

Arenal Volcano National Park - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Lake Arenal - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Children's Eternal Rainforest - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Costa Rica Sky Adventures - 12.5 km / 7.8 mi
Arenal Natura Ecological Park - 13 km / 8.1 mi
Arenal Eco Zoo - 14.4 km / 9 mi
Chato Volcano - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Butterfly Conservatory - 14.6 km / 9.1 mi
Cerro Chato Lake - 14.6 km / 9.1 mi
Ecotermales Fortuna - 14.8 km / 9.2 mi
Kalambu Hot Springs - 15.2 km / 9.4 mi
Ecoglide Arenal Park - 16 km / 9.9 mi
Arenal Volcano - 17.2 km / 10.7 mi
Costa Rica Chocolate Tour - 20.3 km / 12.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 21.5 km / 13.3 mi
San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 134.5 km / 83.6 mi

The preferred airport for Lost Iguana Resort and Spa is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.).

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 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.

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

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC $165 per vehicle (one way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: CRC 9000.0 per night

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
  • -Wedding services
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free reception
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -One meeting room
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Terrace
  • -Conference center
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Children's pool
  • -Free grocery shopping service
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Number of floors - 2
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Total number of rooms - 42
  • -Year Built - 2005
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 6
  • -Express check-in
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden