About this listing
A charming house in the middle of downtown La Fortuna. Close to all the attractions. We can pick you up from wherever you are comming from in Costa Rica and make all arrangements for the endless possiblities of fun adventures in the area -
We are THE ONLY accomodation in La Fortuna in our category that has earned a "star ranking" in Lonely Planet guide book!
We can provide private transportation from almost anywherer in Costa Rica to La Fortuna for about the same price you would pay for a shuttle with several other people and drop offs.
We can arange for all your activities while in the area and we can get the best prices for all tours - for the month of August we are offering a free hot spring excursion when you book with us.
Full kitchen, spa with massage is downstairs, close to all the amazing attractions including the national park, canopy tours, rafting, horse riddiing and so much mor
Fortuna is a sweet pueblo, small town and we are close to great food, shops, thermal hot srpings, e
Kitchen opens for use at 7:30 so others can sleep
A great little place in La Fortuna - Heidy was very friendly and helpful, would definitely recommend!
Chambre sympa dans une ville qui l'est tout autant ! l'accueil est très chaleureux et les conseils de notre hôte sur place nous ont permis de passer 2 jours inoubliables dans la ville de la Fortuna, ce qui n'aurait pas été possible dans un hôtel anonyme...Bien entretenu, chaleureux, bien placé et de bons conseils, à consommer sans modération !
This place was great! Location is awesome. We met awesome people and the host (Heidi, because Peter was out of the country) gave us great advice. We met really cool people who also stayed there. Would absolutely do it again.
Peter was welcoming upon our arrival. His dog Rocky is super fun to play with. The location is very close to the Central Park and church. Restaurants are walking distance. Peter helped us book a tour we were interested in. We were also able to hang dry our wet clothes. The living room space was relaxing and we met several other travels. The stay was comfortable. Keep in mind you may hear some cars traveling on the road. Both my boyfriend and I enjoyed our stay and would recommend this place!
They were great and very accommodating. Made several suggestions of things to do in the area and advised us on the somewhat inconsistent weather
Located right in the middle of town. The layout of the place was really cool. It has a balcony in front and the back. The receptionist Heidy was extremely helpful. She help book our shuttles for our entire trip and recommended the best tours in town. Highly recommended place!
We had a wonderful time at The Sleeping Indian. La Fortuna is a beautiful and welcoming town, and the hostel is perfectly suited to that. The common room is large and cozy, with inviting couches and bohemian accents.
The room itself is wide and well lit with a private bathroom- with a shower set at the perfect temperature for this hot and humid climate. Nothing fancy, but simple and accommodating. Very well located, and surprisingly quiet. It does get really hot though. Air flow is limited and the fan does not always compensate.
Heidy was perfect. She was courteous, friendly and extremely helpful, making sure we had everything we needed. She has an intimate knowledge of the town and was very approachable. Heidy took care of booking our trips and transportation for us, which we greatly appreciate. Thank you!
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About the Host, Peter
Peter Ferguson the owner of the The Sleeping Indian Guesthouse and welcomes international travelers from all over the world.. Peter is a world traveler who has explored many varied countries and environments and has chosen La Fortuna as his favorite place on the planet and is enthusiastic about sharing his knowledge of this special area of a special country. The Sleeping Indian Guesthouse is centrally located in downtown La Fortuna named after a little chain of mountains next to Volcano Arenal in La Fortuna, Costa Rica. The wind and rain of millions of years of evolution has formed a chain of mountains that looks just like a sleeping indian. The more you look- the more you are amazed, since it seems that these giant mountains actually are a big Indian lying down. We think that no matter what kind of traveler you are, everybody likes to feel at home. Making you feel at home is Peter's goal. He loves people and he loves hosting.