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Arenal, Monteverde, and the Northern Lowlands Hotels

Natural Lodge Caño Negro

  • $$$
  • Luxurious Retreat

Pros

  • Secluded location
  • Close to reserve
  • Excellent boat tour
  • Great for bird-watching

Cons

  • Need a car to get here
  • No Wi-Fi in the rooms
  • Rough and bumpy road

Updated 04/14/2014

Fodor's Review

It might come as a surprise to find such attractive and comfortable rooms, with nice appointments and high ceilings, in so remote a place, but the lack of pretense and laid-back luxury fits right into the surroundings on the east side of the reserve. The lodge has a variety of meal options; most guests opt for taking all meals here, since there are few other restaurants in town. Two- and three-day packages are available for anglers and non-anglers alike. Horseback riding

can be arranged, and miniature golf, croquet, and badminton are a few of the on-site diversions. If you want to catch a glimpse of monkeys, request a far-end room facing the forest.

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Hotel Information

Address:

Caño Negro village, 250 m west of the school, Caño Negro National Wildlife Refuge, 21402, Costa Rica

Phone:

/2471–1426; /2265–3302-in San José; /2265–4310-in San José

Hotel Details:

  • 42 rooms
  • Breakfast

Updated 04/14/2014

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