Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in La Fortuna

The hot springs, rainforest and waterfalls are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in La Fortuna. Renowned for its ziplining, hiking and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around La Fortuna

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like ziplining, hiking and bird watching. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes La Fortuna a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arenal Adventure World (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Ecoglide Arenal Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Arenal Natura Ecological Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Arenal Eco Zoo (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the volcano viewpoints and other natural features in La Fortuna

Nature lovers will enjoy La Fortuna for its relaxing hot springs, lush rainforest and beautiful waterfalls. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, La Fortuna is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ecotermales Fortuna (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • La Fortuna Waterfall (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Cerro Chato Lake (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Arenal Volcano (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Arenal Volcano National Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around La Fortuna

Fly into San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), the closest airport, located 44.4 mi (71.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is 49.4 mi (79.6 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around La Fortuna?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 348 holiday rentals around La Fortuna. From 160 Houses to 29 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around La Fortuna is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to La Fortuna?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in La Fortuna. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Baldi Hot Springs: 372 holiday rentals
  • La Fortuna Waterfall: 366 holiday rentals
  • Paradise Hot Springs: 374 holiday rentals
  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures: 394 holiday rentals
  • Ecotermales Fortuna: 373 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around La Fortuna listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in La Fortuna?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 160 Houses in La Fortuna. Our other popular types of La Fortuna holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 29 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 44 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 51 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in La Fortuna?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 104 holiday homes with pool available in La Fortuna. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.