A Hotel in Arenal, La Fortuna - The Arenal Volcano Observatory. Treat yourself to a unique, once-in-a-lifetime adventure at Arenal Observatory Lodge. This volcano hotel - perched high on a ridge only 1.7 miles from Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica's most spectacular volcano - offers the area's most stunning views of the volcano and Arenal Lake. With easy access to the Arenal Observatory Lodge, only twenty minutes drive from the small town of La Fortuna, Costa Rica, volcano and nature lovers alike can feast their eyes on the majesty of Arenal Volcano in its lush tropical setting.
A paved trail extends 800 meters into the rainforest; in addition, 7 miles of bicycle, horseback riding and hiking trails wind throughout the volcano lodge’s property through rainforest and over a hanging bridge. Just around the bend on every trail is a magnificent new view of the impressive volcano. The volcano observatory lodge offers daily complimentary walks led by resident naturalist guides.
Explore our habitat and discover seasonal springs and frog pond
Surviving “Montezuma’s Revenge” and Hiking Cerro Chato
Birding with Christian
Another day of grace
Exceptional Views at Arenal Observatory Lodge
A great travel experience in Arenal Volcano
Hiking Cerro Chato
Bird Watching tours Arenal Observatory Lodge
The Roads to Arenal Observatory Lodge and Arenal National Park entrance
Transportation to Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna
Lake Arenal, Arenal volcano
A hiking experience in Arenal Observatory Lodge
The weather in Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna, Costa Rica
A bird watching experience in Arenal Observatory Lodge
DISCOVER the Arenal Volcano, EXPLORE the nature, RELAX in our unbelievable destination!