Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in La Fortuna

The hot springs, rainforest and waterfalls are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in La Fortuna. Renowned for its ziplining, hiking and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations 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? Travelers enjoy fun activities like ziplining, hiking and bird watching. Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes La Fortuna a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center:

  • 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)
Transport

Transportation 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 center. 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.

Where to stay around La Fortuna?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 356 holiday lettings near La Fortuna. From 161 Houses to 34 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near La Fortuna is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures: 407 holiday lettings
  • Ecotermales Fortuna: 383 holiday lettings
  • Arenal Adventure World: 359 holiday lettings
  • Ecoglide Arenal Park: 380 holiday lettings
  • Termales Los Laureles: 385 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around La Fortuna listed on HomeAway 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. HomeAway offers 161 Houses in La Fortuna. Our other popular types of La Fortuna holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 51 self catering accommodations

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 109 holiday homes with pool available in La Fortuna. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.