Essence Arenal Hostel

Essence Arenal Hostel


1 Km Sur Escuela Del Castillo, El Castillo, Costa Rica

ExcellentBased on 516 reviews


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Reviews for Essence Arenal Hostel

ExcellentBased on 516 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.5
  • Comfort8.4
  • Facilities8.0
  • Location9.2
  • Services8.1
  • Staff9.6
  • Value for money8.8
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travellers 

About Essence Arenal Hostel

Boasting an outdoor pool and a sauna, Essence Arenal and Spa is situated in La Fortuna and provides comfortable accommodation. It offers free Wi-Fi, a concierge and massage services.

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Distance to city centre

0.0 km

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Free Wi-Fi


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+506 2479 1131

Amenities at Essence Arenal Hostel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Packed lunches
  • Free toiletries
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Room service
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Outdoor pool
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • Kids meals
  • Lake view
  • Restaurant
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Open-air bath
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Dustbins
  • Free parking
  • Picnic area
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Pool with a view
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Kitchenette
  • Storage available
  • Private parking


  • Hiking
  • Massage
  • Eco tourism
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Canoeing
  • Books
  • Horse riding
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Public bath


  • Ticket service
  • Car hire
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge service
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Hammam (Turkish bath)
  • Laundry service
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tour desk
  • Spa
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

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Where is Essence Arenal Hostel

Getting around

San José Tralapa90.6 km
San José Terminal Buses90.9 km

FAQs when booking at Essence Arenal Hostel

  • Is Essence Arenal Hostel considered pet-friendly?

    Hotel guests at Essence Arenal Hostel are welcome to bring most pets like cats and dogs. If you have another type of pet, is it suggested you contact the front desk.

  • Is there a pool at Essence Arenal Hostel?

    Yes, Essence Arenal Hostel has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • What is the Essence Arenal Hostel phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at Essence Arenal Hostel please call +506 2479 1131.

  • Does Essence Arenal Hostel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Essence Arenal Hostel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at Essence Arenal Hostel?

    Essence Arenal Hostel check-out time is 11:00, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

  • Is there a restaurant at Essence Arenal Hostel?

    Yes, there is a restaurant on-site at Essence Arenal Hostel, El Castillo, Costa Rica.

  • Does Essence Arenal Hostel have a laundry service?

    If you need to have clothes washed during your stay, you can take advantage of the laundry facilities and service at Essence Arenal Hostel.

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