Top 10 Hotels in San Carlos

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Volcano Lodge and Springs
Volcano Lodge and Springs

7 Km West From La Fortuna, La Fortuna 50-4417

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (1,313 reviews)

Located in Arenal Hot Springs, this spa lodge is within a 10-minute walk of Arenal Natura Ecological Park and Go Adventure …

$95
The Royal Corin Thermal Water Spa & Resort
The Royal Corin Thermal Water Spa & Resort

2.5mi / 4km from Fortuna, La Fortuna

4.5 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (490 reviews)

Located in Arenal Hot Springs, this spa hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Paradise Hot Springs, Baldi Hot Springs, and …

$238
Hotel La Fortuna
Hotel La Fortuna

1 blk south of gas station La Fortuna, La Fortuna

3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (275 reviews)

Located in the heart of La Fortuna, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Puentes Colgantes del Arenal and Reno's …

$38
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort

13 km oeste del centro, La Fortuna

4.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (481 reviews)

This family-friendly La Fortuna resort is located on the riverwalk, within a 15-minute walk of Go Adventure Park and Arenal …

$312
Heliconias Nature Lodge
Heliconias Nature Lodge

11 Miles South from Downtown La Fortuna, San Isidro de Penas Blancas 20213

3.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (104 reviews)

Situated in the mountains, this hotel is 4.6 mi (7.3 km) from Proyecto Asis and within 12 mi (20 km) of Proyecto Asis and …

$133
Arenaria Lodge & Gardens
Arenaria Lodge & Gardens

2 km west of La Fortuna Catholic Church, La Fortuna 404417

3.0 out of 5.0
3 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Situated in La Fortuna, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cerro Arenal and Reno's International Mini Golf. Ecoglide …

$65
Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens
Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens

7 km West from La Fortuna Town Road 142, La Fortuna

4.5 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (254 reviews)

Located in Arenal Hot Springs, this luxury resort is within a 10-minute walk of Go Adventure Park and Arenal Natura Ecologica …

$430
Hotel Magic Mountain
Hotel Magic Mountain

La Fortuna de San Carlos, La Fortuna 414417

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (144 reviews)

This family-friendly La Fortuna hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cerro Arenal, Reno's International Mini Golf, and Ecoglide …

$124
Lost Iguana Resort and Spa
Lost Iguana Resort and Spa

1.5 km northwest from Arenal Dam, Arenal

3.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (259 reviews)

Situated in Arenal, this spa resort is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Arenal Hanging Bridges and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Tabacón Hot …

$196
Hotel El Silencio del Campo
Hotel El Silencio del Campo

5 Km West Of La Fortuna Central Park, La Fortuna

3.5 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (390 reviews)

Located in Arenal Hot Springs, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Paradise Hot Springs, Baldi Hot Springs, and …

$200

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San Carlos Hotel Guide

If you are planning on visiting Arenal Volcano Region and looking for a hotel in San Carlos, you'll discover an extensive range of possibilities with Expedia. Within a short drive of San Carlos's middle travelers can select from 12 Expedia-listed hotels.

If you plan to stay that is not far from the middle of San Carlos, the Chachagua Rainforest Hotel & Hacienda could be an excellent hotel.

The Springs Resort and Spa at Arenal is positioned 10 miles away from the center of San Carlos. Another hotel is the Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens, which is situated 10 miles away. Alternative accommodation options include the Arenal Kioro Suites & Spa and the Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort.

If you have the time, why not broaden your horizons and enjoy the other sites dotted around Northern Plains while you are in the region? Nature lovers will love Northern Plains's forests and lakes. You should also head to the region's traditional villages. Active visitors can enjoy hiking and shore fishing in this part of Costa Rica.

Looking for more to do? Why not spend some time visiting Baldi Hot Springs, La Fortuna Waterfall and Los Lagos Hot Springs, which you'll find in La Fortuna, 6 miles to the east of San Carlos. Some of our recommended La Fortuna hotels are the Baldi Hot Springs Hotel and Spa and The Royal Corin Thermal Water Spa & Resort. Or, you could stay in El Castillo, 14 miles to the east of San Carlos, where you'll find the Arenal Vista Lodge and Hotel Castillo del Arenal. The Butterfly Conservatory and Costa Rica Sky Adventures are just some of the more popular points of interest to check out while in El Castillo.

Before your San Carlos trip comes to an end, why not spend an hour or two cheering along with fellow sports fans at a local game. You'll find Saprissa Stadium 45 miles to the northwest of San Carlos. Those sports fans wishing to find a bed close to the action can choose from the Hotel Grano de Oro or the Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici.

For travelers planning on arriving via Juan Santamaria International Airport, you may plan to book accommodation at Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose, or Hampton Inn and Suites San Jose Airport, both of which are close by.