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Arenal Activities

Toad Hall Hotel. There's lots of fun for everyone!

Looking for an ideal spot to stay and enjoy an exotic adventure in tropical Costa Rica? Toad Hall Hotel provides easy access to a wealth of fun and exciting activities for all ages and preferences. We’re located right between La Fortuna Costa Rica and Nuevo Arenal; just a two hour drive from the Liberia airport and the beaches! There is even a bus stop conveniently located right in front.

There is a lot to do at the Toad Hall Hotel and surrounding areas. La Fortuna is considered “the adventure capital of Costa Rica”. Our friendly staff will be happy to assist you in selecting the adventure of your choice. Whether you prefer bird watching, canoeing, fishing, hiking, horse back riding, dipping into hot springs or are into more intrepid activities such as zip lining, catching the sky tram, white water rafting or wind surfing, Arenal is the perfect place for you!

Come and stay at Toad Hall Hotel, the Jewel of Arenal!


One of the most picture perfect volcanoes in the world! The Arenal Volcano located in La Fortuna is a towering, conic titan that is a must see when visiting Costa Rica. Chosen for it’s perfectly symmetrical shape and surrounding beautiful rainforest, the Arenal Volcano is featured in the scenes of the Will Smith film, After Earth.

It’s notoriety as one of the most active volcanoes in the region began in 1968 producing a myriad of amazing night scenes of bright lava flows best appreciated at night. Although it is currently in a dormant stage, the youngest stratovolcano in Costa Rica could become active again at any moment.

The 29,960 acre Arenal Volcano National Park is a great place to enjoy the unique flora and fauna found in this volcanic region. You can enjoy hiking through short or longer hiking trails, climb through volcanic rocks, bathe in natural hot springs and enjoy taking amazing photos to capture the moment.

Thinking of visiting the Arenal National Park? Located only twenty minutes away from the park, the Toad Hall Hotel is the best place to stay!


No matter how many great activities there are in the Arenal area, it’s always great to be able to simply sit back and relax! Toad Hall Arenal Hotel enjoys magnificent panned views of the Arenal Lake, majestic mountains and lush tropical rainforest.

Wake up from our private villas to enjoy the warm sun’s rays dancing on the Arenal Lake. Witness magical days and glorious sunsets from the pool, patios and most of the rooms. At times, we will leave art supplies for your enjoyment, as the allure of the place is known to bring out artistic inspiration.

Delight your senses and replenish your spirit at the Toad Hall Arenal Hotel.


Explore Lake Arenal! At Toad Hall Hotel, we have lake Arenal right in our backyard. This is a great plus for our guests as we may provide them with a canoe for a couple or several for the whole family.

Bird watch, fish, swim in a private alcove, picnic on your own island, bask in the sun or just simply enjoy the view of the majestic Arenal Vocano from the lake. There’s no better way to take in all of the Arenal beauty up close and personal.

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Explore Arenal the old fashioned way! Enjoy a ride on friendly, robust, well-trained horses with an excellent guide for the most amazing views of the area. You can choose to ride up close the Arenal Volcano itself or through a river to the beautiful La Fortuna Waterfall. During your ride through the rainforest, enjoy spotting monkeys, toucans and all sorts of lovely critters of the area. At Toad Hall Hotel, we will be happy to recommend a horseback ride tour that’s best for you!

There’s lots of fun for everyone at Toad Hall Arenal Hotel!


Wake up to a choir of tropical birds singing! The Arenal rainforest is teeming with life! Toad Hall Hotel is surrounded by the tropical Arenal jungle, which can be appreciated simply by looking out the window or deck; or walking along the hotel grounds. Don’t be surprised if you catch a friendly iguana enjoying the sun besides you, to see a monkey swinging nearby or a cloud of colorful tropical birds and butterflies fluttering outside your villa!

The Arenal region prides in protecting its precious flora and fauna, as it is an ecological treasure. The following are some of the fauna of the Arenal region:

Mammals: White Faced Monkey, Mantled Howler Monkey, Congo, Armadillo, Ocelot, Jaguar, Deer, Agouti and Coati.

Birds:  Quetzal, Toucan, Oropendula, Hawks and Hummingbirds

Reptiles:  Strawberry Poison Dart Frog, Parrot Snake, Red Eyed Leaf Frog and Spiny Green Lizard


The only problem about visiting lovely Arenal in Costa Rica is finding enough time in the day. There are so many activities that you’re either going to have to stay longer or come back for more! You might prefer a more relaxing, romantic time; an adrenaline packed adventure or a mixture of both. At Toad Hall Hotel, we’ll be happy to suggest the right adventure to suit your groove, time and budget. Here are some of the activities that are just a skippity-hop away from Toad Hall Hotel:

Relaxtion & Light Activity: Hot Springs, Sky Tram, Canoeing, Bird Watching and Private Day Tours.

Adventure for All Ages: Nature Hiking, ATV tours, Mountain Biking, Horseback Riding, Zip Lines, trip to La Fortuna Waterfall, tour of Venado Caves, Wildlife Conservatories and Hanging Bridges.

Adrenaline Rush: White Water Rafting / River Rafting and Tubing, Wind Surfing and Canyoning.


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Come to the Toad Hall Hotel Arenal Volcano Costa Rica Today!

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