Hotel Magic Mountain

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna, 414417, Costa Rica
4.1 out of 5 rating 252 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Hotel Magic Mountain in La Fortuna, you'll be in a national park, a 3-minute drive from Arenal Volcano National Park and 7 minutes from Arenal Volcano. This family-friendly hotel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from La Fortuna Waterfall and 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from Lake Arenal.


Make yourself at home in one of the 42 air-conditioned guestrooms. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and karaoke. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).


Enjoy international cuisine at Lina's, a poolside family restaurant which features a bar and a garden view. You can also stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. 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 - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Ecoglide Arenal Park - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Chato Volcano - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Ecotermales Fortuna - 2.3 km / 1.5 mi
Kalambu Hot Springs - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Arenal Volcano - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Costa Rica Chocolate Tour - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Arenal Adventure World - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
La Fortuna Waterfall - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Children's Eternal Rainforest - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Arenal Natura Ecological Park - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Lake Arenal - 16.6 km / 10.3 mi
Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park - 17.8 km / 11 mi
Costa Rica Sky Adventures - 19.1 km / 11.9 mi
Arenal Eco Zoo - 21 km / 13.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 116.7 km / 72.5 mi
La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Magic Mountain 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, 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Noise-free guestrooms 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 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 160 per vehicle (one way)

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

  • -Wedding services
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Children's pool
  • -Spa tub
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Conference center
  • -Reception hall
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Karaoke
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Swim-up bar
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Elevator
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)