Hotel Monte Real
To the south, Monte Real Hotel borders the scenic Rio Burio where visitors can escape into a forest to view colorful birds and majestic iguanas. The remainder of the family owned and operated hotel property is beautifully maintained and offers over 20 years of great service to nature seeking travelers. While Monte Real Hotel is conveniently located near supermarkets, restaurants, and many other stores in La Fortuna, when visitors return to the hotel they are transported to a tranquil and relaxing place. After a long day, head to the pool to enjoy breathtaking views of Arenal Volcano or relax in a lounge chair with a great book.
Most travelers visit this area to experience the natural beauties of the surrounding landscape, so its no wonder that much of the local industry caters to these desires. The friendly staff at Monte Real Hotel can help customize partial day to multiple day long excursions for thrill seekers and folks in search of relaxing activities. Horseback ride through farm and forest to the to La Fortuna waterfall that plunges over 200ft into a glistening blue pool. Safari Float Tours on the Peñas Blancas River offer great opportunities to view wildlife like monkeys, crocodiles, and an abundance of colorful tropical birds. The Arenal National Park features great trails through a variety microclimates and ecological zones where a diversity of plant and animal life can be viewed. Lucky visitors may even catch a glimpse of steam rising from the Arenal Volcano crater.