Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
Accommodations ( Resort ) | Hidden Gem
#1 recommended Hidden Gem Resort in La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica (view list)
The Perfect Blend of Discovery, Adventure and TranquilityLeaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano is rated Excellent on TripAdvisor and delivers a nature retreat in the heart of Costa Rica. With views of the Arenal Volcano as it’s backdrop, this unique and inspired eco-friendly getaway is one-of-a-kind.
The accommodations at Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano are as tranquil as the 26 acres they sit on. A private cabin nestled within tropical flaura and fauna awaits. Guests actually get to wake up to views of the signature volcano, and spy toucans while enjoying a coffee on their cabin’s private porch. Could anything be more sublime?
The resort seamlessly infuses into the natural landscape. The iconic ‘tree house’ feel of the cabins, nine types of tropical hardwoods in the cabins, incredible wood features throughout the common areas, hand-painted murals of the landscape … and all created in the most environmentally friendly way possible. This resort stands out for its unique location, activities, and atmosphere.
The cabins are an updated rustic oasis boasting Ipod docking stations, orthopedic beds with quality linen, coffee makers, mini-fridge, microwaves, rocking chairs, hammocks, ceiling fans, games, robes, reference books, spacious porches and private bathrooms with hot showers.
Another distinctive feature about Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano is that the property is a working farm. Guests can collect eggs, milk a cow, or help groom a horse if they desire. During a stay at Leaves and Lizards guests are catered to while still feeling like they are with family.
The onsite restaurant Lava Lizard delivers breakfast, lunch, and dinner for guests. The dining at this Costa Rican resort is on trend, with Farm-to-table produce being used for the menu. The breakfast and dinner menu offers a unique dish every day, while lunch is prepared upon request by guests.
Although the property is quiet and subdued the activities available onsite and nearby are not. This resort offers a private guide service. Guests can easily immerse themselves in the cultural experience they desire. For those seeking Costa Rica’s signature adventure experiences they won’t have to travel far to find the best zip-lines, white water rafting, and horseback riding.
When looking for something extra relaxing consider a massage at Leaves and Lizard.
Tours & AttractionsPrivate Professional Guide Services.
Private horseback riding adventures and day tours.
White Water Rafting
Jungle River Trips
Specialty FeaturesWorking Farm
Stable of 20 well cared for and well trained horses
Customized Vacation Itineraries
Vacation Planning Assistance
Private Guide Services
Farm to Table Fresh Food Service