Chachagua Rainforest Hotel & Hacienda is a working ranch and a 300 acre private biological station in the San Carlos region of Costa Rica.

This La Fortuna Hotel, located just a short drive from the city of La Fortuna and within 45 minutes of Arenal, is often described on TripAdvisor as Paradise.

We are located in Costa Rica’s lush central valley, east of the Tilaran mountain range and adjacent to the Children’s Rainforest and the Arenal Volcano Conservation Area.  All together, there are more than 180,000 acres of protected forest.

We encourage you to explore this amazing area, and whether you want to take in the site of Arenal, explore Monteverde, or enjoy the natural hot springs in La Fortuna, the dedicated staff and Chachagua Hotel will help you plan the vacation of your dreams.



Directions from La Fortuna: Take the road south heading to San Ramón, when you get to a town called Chachagua continue around 2 miles, you will find a rocky road on your right with a sign of the hotel, take that road and continue for 2 more miles, at the end you will find the hotel.

Directions from Airport or San José: Take the Interamericana Highway heading up to San Ramón. Exit to your right into San Ramón. Go across town and continue heading to La Fortuna. On the way you will pass the following towns; Los Angeles de San Ramón, Bajo Los Rodríguez, La Tigra and San Isidro de Peñas Blancas. Continue about 3 miles from San Isidro until you find a rocky entrance to your left, there´s a sign of the hotel in the entrance as well. Continue on the rocky road for about 2 miles until you get to the hotel.

Directions from Liberia Guanacaste: Take the Interamericana Highway down to Cañas, from there take a left to Tilarán, In Tilarán take another left heading to Nuevo Arenal and from there to La Fortuna. In La Fortuna take a rigth looking for San Ramón, when you get to Chachagua continue for about 2 miles and you will find an exit to your right with a sign of the hotel. Take that entrance of rocky road for 2 miles until you find the hotel.

Remember our phone number in case of any situation we´ll be happy to assist you; 2468-1010 or  2468-1011

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If you have a GPS device the coordinates are:

Latitude: N 10 23.401
Longitude: W 84 36.568

Degrees, Minutes & Seconds:

Latitude: N10 23 24
Longitude: W84 36 34

Decimal Degrees:

Latitude: 10.390023
Longitude: -84.609471