Entire home/apt
7 Guests
2 Bedrooms
3 Beds
Per Night
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Encantada Guesthouse is a Charming 2 Bdrm Vacation Rental with Spectacular Views of Lake Arenal & Volcano Private and Tranquil, Beautiful Rainforest Trail and Tropical Gardens. Very Close to all Activities. Rated 5 Stars on TripAdvisor & (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN)

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The Space
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 10:00 AM
Pet Owner: Cat(s)
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: $10 / night after 5 guests
Cleaning Fee: $40
Security Deposit: $200
Weekly discount: 12%
Cancellation: Strict


The Space

Have you been looking for Someplace that is spacious and a little more Authentic, for your Vacation Stay?

Why not choose this charming 2 Bedroom, Rainforest Cottage / Vacation Rental, which overlooks the Stunning Beauty of Lake Arenal and the Majestic Arenal Volcano?

(2 night minimum stay)

This Award Winning Property has Been Recently Featured in Mother Earth Magazine and is Rated as Excellent on Trip Advisor and in Our Many 5 Star Reviews Across the Web.

Encantada Guest House is Private, Peaceful, Relaxing and Surrounded by 2 Acres of Tropical Gardens. It has a Private Rainforest Trail down to a Small Creek and is set high on a hill overlooking the Evergreen Arenal Countryside. The House is Near the Arenal Volcano National Park and also Within Walking Distance of Our Village, El Castillo.

Bright and Cheerful this Home is Perfect for Couples, Honeymooners and Families. It Sleeps up to 5 persons within 2 Bedrooms and has 3 Comfortable Memory Foam Beds. There is one Large Bath.

Note that the House can sleep up to 7 persons, with a Deluxe Queen Airbed, Which can be Set up Nightly in the Sun Room. (There is a small extra person fee, for more than 5 persons)

Extra Bonus!

We Even Take the Fuss Out of Buying Basic Supplies: All Kitchen Essentials and Many Staples Such As: Coffee, Spices, Sugar, S&P, Flour, Paper Towels, Spices, Trash Bags, Dish Soap Etc are Provided.

The Cottage offers:

WiFi, Full Guest Kitchen with Lots of Extras, Spectacular Views, Abundant Birdwatching, Lush Tropical Gardens, Security, Privacy and Plenty of Outdoor Seating!

It is Located only 5-25 minutes from all the Popular Adventure Activities that You have come to Costa Rica to Enjoy! : Ziplines, Hiking, Hanging Bridges, Horseback Riding, Hot Springs, Butterfly Gardens, an Eco Zoo, Bird watching, National Parks, Animal Rescue Centers, as well as a Variety of Water Sports like: Fishing, Kayaking, Boating, Rafting, Tubing and more!

Many Activities are available right in El Castillo and the Village also offers an interesting array of Small Markets and Restaurants, serving everything from Steak and Seafood to Local Cuisine and even Vegetarian Fare.


We won the (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) Top Vacation Rental
Award in 2012 & 2013

Close to Adventure Activities
Free WiFi, Free Parking
Fully Screened Doors & Windows
On Demand Hot Water
Satellite TV & Classic DVD Library
Book Exchange, & Games
Hammocks & Outdoor Seating
Cool Mountain Breezes, Ceiling Fans
Fresh Air Ventilation
Memory Foam Mattress Toppers
Quality Linens, Hand Made Furniture
In Rooms Safes & Security System
2 Acres of Lush Tropical Gardens
Protected Rainforest Habitat
Private Hiking Trail
Fully Equipped Kitchen
Condiments, Spices and Lots of Extras!
Free Activity Booking
Concierge Service
On Site English Speaking Manager
Stunning Vistas of Lake Arenal & Volcano
Pure Fresh Mountain Spring Water
Lots of Birds, Monkeys, Toucans, Butterflies
Privacy & Security
Book Exchange, Board Games & More!


We Invite You to Enjoy: Cozy Hammocks, Covered Outdoor Seating on the Patios and the Upper Terrace. The Ranchito has a Gas BBQ Grill.

Please Note: A 4x4 SUV or High Clearance Vehicle is Strongly Recommended Due to Rough Road Conditions in the Arenal Area, (Including our own little Path to Paradise).

Encantada Guest House
It's Simply Magical!

This is a NON SMOKING Property.

Guest Access

All Instructions are forwarded upon Booking and Our Property manager Juan will be there to Greet you!

Interaction with Guests

Guests Interact with our Friendly English Speaking Property Manager Juan, on Site and I Personally Interact with our Guests, via Email or Phone. I am Always Just a Click Away!

The Neighborhood

You will Love Being Away from the Hustle of the World and Waking up Next to Nature, Everyday! While still being close to all the Adventure activities! The tiny Village of El Castillo, has several attractions, Small markets and Restaurants, including a Vegetarian fare.

Getting Around

No Bus or Shuttle Service
Taxi's are $25 each way from La Fortuna.
2x4 or 4x4 SUV Strongly Suggested For the Arenal / Monteverde Areas, including our Little Road.

Other Things to Note

We have Two Outdoor Jungle Kitties, who live on site. Quinn & Riley, love to interact with Kids and Guests, Plus they keep the Creepy Jungle Critters away!

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House Rules

This is a NON Smoking Property!
Please be Respectful of Our Home and Please Clean up after Yourselves to Avoid Attracting Jungle Bugs and Ants!

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Safety Features
Fire Extinguisher

2 nights minimum stay
 2 Bdrm Cottage, Fantastic Views!

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About the Host, Nita

Sandy, Utah, United States
Member since February 2013


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