Top 10 Hotels in San Carlos

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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 (564 reviews)

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

$183
Baldi Hot Springs Hotel and Spa

Baldi Hot Springs Hotel and Spa

Del Centro De La Fortuna 4 Km, La Fortuna 83-6151

3.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (164 reviews)

This family-friendly La Fortuna hotel is located near the airport, just steps from Baldi Hot Springs and Ecotermales Fortuna. …

$146
Casa Luna Hotel & Spa

Casa Luna Hotel & Spa

1.5km S & 1.5km W from Catholic Church, La Fortuna 36-4417

3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (169 reviews)

Situated in a national park, this spa hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Costa Rica Chocolate Tour and Arenal Adventure World. La …

$82
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 (165 reviews)

This family-friendly La Fortuna hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Ecoglide Arenal Park, Baldi Hot Springs, and Ecotermales …

$82
San Bosco Inn

San Bosco Inn

100 m North from the Banco Nacional, La Fortuna 4417

2.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (421 reviews)

Located in the heart of La Fortuna, this hotel is 1.2 mi (2 km) from Arenal Adventure World and within 3 mi (5 km) of Costa …

$52
Apartamentos Valle del Volcán

Apartamentos Valle del Volcán

La Fortuna, Calle 468 A, Avenida 315, La Fortuna 21007

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in La Fortuna, this apartment is within 3 mi (5 km) of Arenal Adventure World, Costa Rica Chocolate Tour, and …

$40
Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa

Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa

13 km oeste del centro, La Fortuna

4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (523 reviews)

This family-friendly La Fortuna resort is located on the riverwalk, within 2 mi (3 km) of Arenal Natura Ecological Park, Bald …

$290
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 (414 reviews)

Located in Arenal Hot Springs, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Baldi Hot Springs and Ecotermales Fortuna. Ecoglide …

$156
Secreto La Fortuna

Secreto La Fortuna

100 meters north of public clinic, La Fortuna 21007

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (85 reviews)

Situated in the business district, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Arenal Adventure World, Costa Rica Chocolate Tour, and …

$41
Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens

Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens

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

4.5 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (278 reviews)

Located in Arenal Hot Springs, this luxury resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Arenal Natura Ecological Park, Baldi Hot Springs …

$293

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Where to stay in San Carlos

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.