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Fortuna's Best - Arenal Rain Forest Estate

Welcome to Arenal Rain Forest Estate; a three bedroom house with a/c and a pool!
17 reviews
Welcome to Arenal Rain Forest Estate; a three bedroom house with a/c and a pool!
Beautiful stone construction! Wrap around veranda and pathway to the pool.
Grey-necked wood rail taking a stroll on the front lawn!
Rocking chairs and hammocks on the front veranda.
Just around the corner is this sitting area on the wrap around veranda.
Outdoor dining for 12 on the veranda. Chef service is available. Contact us if interested!
Meal cooked by the chefs! Steak with mashed potatoes and vegetables.
Dessert: flambéd pineapple with a scoop of ice cream and a homemade oatmeal raisin cookie. Yum!
Enjoying a delicious lunch! The window to the kitchen means you can easily pass plates to the table.
Living room area with satellite tv.
Spacious kitchen with gas and electric stove tops, with view of living room.
Breakfast bar on kitchen island and open door leading to the green bedroom.
Fully equipped kitchen with two sinks, microwave, blender, toaster, coffee maker etc.
Large master bedroom with a queen size bed, a/c, tv, and ensuite bathroom.
Master bedroom with view of hammock and front yard.
Orange bedroom with two queen size beds, a/c, tv and ensuite bathroom.
Ensuite bathroom for orange bedroom.
Orange room with view to back garden.
Large rooms with high quality bedding ensures a good night's rest.
Green bedroom with two full size beds, a/c, tv and ensuite bathroom.
Two full size beds in the green room.
View outside from green bedroom to stream flowing through the back yard.
Stream flowing out of the koi pond with flowers waving in the breeze.
Enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool and watch the koi fish swimming in the pond next to you.
The pool is just steps from the rancho and house which means everything is close by.
This beautiful flower is called the Emperor's scepter.
Red ginger flowers next to the pool.
Whether you jump in or relax beside the pool you are sure to have a great afternoon!
The koi pond behind the pool with lush greenery.
Can you spot the orange koi swimming around?
Full view of koi pond, pool, rancho and the house. What a beautiful setting for your vacation!
This little fella likes waddling around the yard.
Large table in the ranch is perfect for enjoying a snack while bird watching.
Long table in the rancho facing the little stream and bird feeder.
Fruit platter in the rancho with a stream running through the yard in the background.
Lay back in the shade and enjoy the scenery.
Papaya tree growing right next to the rancho! These ones will be delicious in another week.
Chili pepper in the yard for those who like a little spice with their meal. ;-)
These unique hibiscus flowers have gorgeous colouring.
Red-legged honeycreepers enjoying a delicious meal of bananas in the rain.
A blue-gray tanager and a red-bellied woodpecker eating bananas from the feeder.
Cute little purple flowers in the yard.
Flowering hibiscus bushes line the front entrance to the property.
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Province of Alajuela
Another amazing CASA de COSTA RICA property! To see a detailed VIDEO of this property and its surroundings, go to youtube and search for 'casadecostarica Arenal Rain Forest Estate'. Also, contact us for our free LA FORTUNA VACATION PLANNER!

Price breakdown for the different seasons.
Jan 5 - Dec 14, Regular Rate: $300/night, 3 night minimum stay
Dec 15 - Jan 4, Holiday Rate: $600/night, 3 night minimum stay
*Mar 25 - Apr 1, Holiday Rate: $600/night, 3 night minimum stay
*Nov 1 - 30, Low Season Rate: $200/night, 3 night minimum stay
Prices apply to the first 4 guests. Each additional guest is $25/night/person, which increases to $50/night/person during the holidays.

You drive through the gated entrance and see a beautiful stone-walled home with hammocks on the porch swaying in the breeze. Follow the path from the porch to a lov...
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About the Owner, William W
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2012
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 132 reviews and 8 properties
Interaction with guests
We have a full-time customer service specialist and a full-time tour coordinator available to help you throughout your stay.
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Listing #FKN6774087
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Excellent - based on 17 reviews
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Cortlandt Manor, NY
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 February 2018 for a stay in January 2018

We spent a spectacular 3 days at the Rain Forest Estate in late January, arriving by rented car from San Jose. The roads are unmarked for the most part, so we found use of google and/or waze indispensable. (They now provide turn by turn directions). arriving from the San Jose airport, the Estate is about a 10 minute drive before...

Pearland, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
person found this review helpful

We spent 5 fabulous days at the Arenal Rain forest estate. The grounds are breathtaking and exactly like the pictures. We spent hours sitting outside watching the birds and sleeping in hammocks. It is a very quiet and peaceful home a few miles outside of La Fortuna. We participated in excursions every morning and then came back to the fresh...

Los Altos, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
person found this review helpful

We had a great time here. The house and grounds were immaculate, and the spring-fed swimming pool was a treat on the hot afternoons. The manager was also quite helpful in recommding activities as well as booking them (typically at a discount). We highly recommend.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We will send you a copy of our rental agreement which outlines the check in/out procedures, included amenities, your responsibilities and the directions. Late night check-ins...
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    3 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: $421 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
This area is the adventure capital of Costa Rica. We're so impressed with it that we live here ourselves! There is an endless variety of activities here ranging from white water rafting to zip lining to guided hikes around the volcano, to close up encounters with wild animals, to caving to world famous hot springs and spa facilities... the list goes on and on! Ask us for our vacation planner to help you get a handle on what your options are!
Getting around
Some activities include transportation from the house and others require a small fee for pick ups. We can also arrange private van service. Taxis are $10 for a ride into town.
Car not needed
How to get there
We can arrange private van service to and from the airport or beaches. We can also save you on your car rental if you prefer to have the flexibility of your own transit.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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