Destination
Guests
All properties in La Fortuna, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica

Palacios Arenal - Hostel

Family-friendly hostel in La Fortuna with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi

Property renovations and closures

  • This property is closed from May 7 2021 to September 30 2021 (dates subject to change).

Image gallery

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Outdoor Pool. Image 1 of 26.
1 / 26Outdoor Pool
10.0.Exceptional.
  • The gentleman that runs the establishment is an absolute gem. He's very friendly and very willing to help you with whatever you may need. The location is about 800 M from the…

    Mar 7, 2020

See all 3 reviews
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 20 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • 4 outdoor pools
  • Breakfast available
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Feel at home

  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Cable TV service

What’s around

  • In a national park
  • Arenal Adventure World - 30 min walk
  • Ecoglide Arenal Park - 38 min walk
  • Costa Rica Chocolate Tour - 39 min walk
  • La Fortuna Waterfall - 2.8 mi / 4.6 km
  • Kalambu Hot Springs - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km

Book this property and collect stamps after your stay

Remember, collect 10 stamps, get 1 reward* night

Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Superior Room, 2 Bedrooms
  • Family Room
  • Quadruple Room, Private Bathroom
  • Family Room
  • Economy Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (6 Beds)
  • Economy Room, Mixed Dorm (3 Beds)
  • Economy Room, Mixed Dorm (3 Beds)
  • Family Room, Mixed Dorm (8 Beds - A/C)
  • Family Room, 2 Bedrooms (6 Beds)
  • Family Room, Mixed Dorm (8 Beds)
  • Economy Room, Mixed Dorm (6 Beds)

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In a national park
  • Arenal Adventure World - 30 min walk
  • Ecoglide Arenal Park - 38 min walk
  • Costa Rica Chocolate Tour - 39 min walk
  • La Fortuna Waterfall - 2.8 mi / 4.6 km
  • Kalambu Hot Springs - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Ecotermales Fortuna - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Chato Volcano - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Arenal Volcano - 4.1 mi / 6.7 km
  • Arenal Volcano National Park - 6.8 mi / 10.9 km
  • Children's Eternal Rainforest - 3.7 mi / 6 km

Getting around

  • Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 125 min drive
  • La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 5 min drive
map

At a glance

Size

  • 20 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 1:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (3 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only)*

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite garage

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Free reception
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area

Things to do

  • Number of outdoor pools - 4
  • Children's pool
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Playground on site
  • Waterslide
  • Pool umbrellas

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Things to enjoy

  • In-room massage available

Be entertained

  • 44-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Small print

Also known as

  • Palacios Arenal Hostel Fortuna
  • Palacios Arenal - Hostel La Fortuna
  • Palacios Arenal - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Optional extras

Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 5 for adults and USD 5 for children (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 7 per pet, per stay

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher on site.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Palacios Arenal - Hostel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property is closed from May 7 2021 to September 30 2021 (dates subject to change).
  • Yes, there are 4 outdoor pools and a children's pool. Guests have pool access from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
  • Yes, cats and dogs are welcome. There's a charge of USD 7 per pet, per stay.
  • You can check in from 1:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include La Fortuna Pub (5-min walk), Anch’io (5-min walk), and La Choza de Laurel (6-min walk).
  • Palacios Arenal - Hostel has 4 outdoor pools and access to a nearby outdoor pool.
10.0.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    exelente!!

    todo estuvo exelente muy buena atencion al cliente y buena ubicacion !!

    2 night trip, Dec 26, 2019

    Verified Hotels.com guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    1 night trip, Jan 9, 2020

    Verified Orbitz guest review

See all 3 reviews