Arenal Vista Lodge

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Pueblo Castillo, Arenal, San Carlos, Peñas Blancas, 21007, Costa Rica
3.5 out of 5 rating 156 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Arenal Vista Lodge in Peñas Blancas, you'll be in the business district, just steps from Lake Arenal and a 5-minute drive from Arenal Eco Zoo. This luxury hotel is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Arenal Volcano National Park and 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park.


Make yourself at home in one of the 25 individually decorated guestrooms. Your room comes with a memory foam bed. Rooms have private patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.


Enjoy international cuisine at Arenal Vista, a restaurant where you can take in the garden view, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. Planning an event in Peñas Blancas? This hotel has facilities measuring 474 square feet (44 square meters), including a meeting room. 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.

Lake Arenal - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Arenal Eco Zoo - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Butterfly Conservatory - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Arenal Volcano National Park - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Costa Rica Sky Adventures - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Chato Volcano - 9.8 km / 6.1 mi
Cerro Chato Lake - 10.4 km / 6.5 mi
Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park - 16.3 km / 10.1 mi
Arenal Natura Ecological Park - 18.1 km / 11.2 mi
Ecotermales Fortuna - 19.9 km / 12.4 mi
Kalambu Hot Springs - 20.3 km / 12.6 mi
Arenal Volcano - 20.9 km / 13 mi
Ecoglide Arenal Park - 21.2 km / 13.1 mi
Arenal Adventure World - 26 km / 16.2 mi
La Fortuna Waterfall - 26.2 km / 16.3 mi

The nearest airports are:
Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 138.9 km / 86.3 mi
La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 26.9 km / 16.7 mi

The preferred airport for Arenal Vista 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 The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation 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 and guests are provided with hand sanitizer
The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

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

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

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -One meeting room
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 474
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 44
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • -Mountain biking nearby