Arenal Volcano is one of the most important natural attractions in Costa Rica. It was the most active volcano in the country until 2010 and is now in a resting state. The entire area offers an abundance of things to do. It is possible to go hiking, enjoy the various activities on and around Lake Arenal, visit the Arenal waterfall or relax at the hot springs
The closest town to the area is La Fortuna . Although there aren’t many hostels in or close to the city, other budget accommodations offer the prices and facilities similar to the ones offered by hostels. Do make sure to read the description of the accommodation, as not all places offer the same amenities.
You can choose between private rooms and dorms; a bed in a private room starts at US$9 per night (Hotel Dorothy);while a bed in a dorm starts at US$7 per night (Sleepers Sleep Cheaper Hostel).
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