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Nayara Gardens


Nayara Gardens

7 km West from La Fortuna Town Road 142, the entrance to the Volcano Lodge, La Fortuna, Alajuela, Costa Rica


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Rigorous cleaning and sanitization of guest rooms.
Cleaning staff will wear gloves while cleaning, and use alcohol-based hand sanitizer before and after wearing gloves. Cleaning staff will wear a face mask while cleaning the room. Before entering the room, cleaning staff may inquire if you and others in your room are well, and ask you to put on a face mask. We appreciate your cooperation on this matter.
Frequent sanitization of high-contact points, such as door handles, reception counters, bathrooms, gym and gym equipment and common rooms. The hotel uses hospital-grade disinfectants approved by the EPA.
Hand sanitizers placed at guest contact areas, such as hotel lobbies restaurants, spa, yoga pavilion and gym.
Infrared thermometers available at front desk to conduct temperature checks of our guests and employees upon request.
Ozone machines to conduct deep cleaning on all vehicles that access the property.
Provision of face masks and gloves for our guests and employees upon request, subject to availability.
Regular training of our employees ensuring proper hygiene and awareness of COVID-19. This is vital to help combat the spread of viruses and the health of our employees and guests.
How can you (guest) help prevent the spread of coronavirus?

Practising good hand and sneeze/cough hygiene is the best defence against most viruses. You should:
wash your hands frequently with soap and water, before and after eating, and after going to the restroom
cover your cough and sneeze, dispose of tissues, and use alcohol-based hand sanitizer
and if unwell, avoid contact with others (always stay more than 6 feet away from people).
These measures are regularly reviewed and updated. This is the version dated May 18th, 2020


Property Location Located in La Fortuna, Nayara Gardens is in the mountains, a 4-minute drive from Ecotermales Fortuna and 7 minutes from Arenal Volcano National Park. This 4.5-star resort is 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from La Fortuna Waterfall and 8.7 mi (13.9 km) from Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 50 air-conditioned rooms featuring private spa tubs and flat-screen televisions. Your bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. Rooms have private furnished lanais. Cable programming and iPod docking stations are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wired Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature jetted bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.
Amenities Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional features at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.
Dining Grab a bite at Nostalgia Wine Bar, one of the resort's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free valet parking is available onsite.


SJO - Juan Santamaria International Airport



  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • First-run movies
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Furnished lanai
  • Towels provided
  • Free local calls
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens provided
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Private spa tub
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Jetted bathtub
  • Free international calls
  • Raised toilet seat
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Window screens
  • Television
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
  • Non-Smoking
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Free wired Internet
  • DVD player
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Designer toiletries
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Premium bedding
  • iPod docking station
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Down comforter
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Property Amenities

  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Tasting room
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Free breakfast
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free valet parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Swimming pool
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Concierge services
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Beach towels
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wedding services
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Total number of rooms - 50



Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Arenal Natura Ecological Park - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Ecotermales Fortuna - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Kalambu Hot Springs - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Arenal Volcano - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Ecoglide Arenal Park - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Arenal Volcano National Park - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Chato Volcano - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Costa Rica Chocolate Tour - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Arenal Adventure World - 9.1 km / 5.7 mi
La Fortuna Waterfall - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi
Lake Arenal - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Children's Eternal Rainforest - 12.4 km / 7.7 mi
Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park - 13.9 km / 8.7 mi
Costa Rica Sky Adventures - 15.2 km / 9.5 mi
Arenal Eco Zoo - 17.2 km / 10.7 mi

The nearest airports are:
Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 121.8 km / 75.7 mi
La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi

The preferred airport for Nayara Gardens is Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO).

  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Mountain biking
  • Rafting
  • Swimming