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VILLA TRENTINO-Fortuna downtown-Amazing View-AC-Tours facilities with discount !

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,022 sq. ft.
Property type house


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)


Villa Trentino is a beautiful home located just a 10 minute-walk from the central park of La Fortuna, very close to main restaurants, tour companies, souvenir stores, supermarkets, pharmacies, etc. All that the town has to offer.

Villa Trentino is located in the 'Valle del Volcan', one of the best neighborhoods in town, where locals and many foreigners have moved to this corner of paradise to enjoy the 'PURA VIDA' !

Villa Trentino was built in European design with a 1200 m2 garden, with a wide variety of ornamental plants and fruit trees; as well as hummingbirds, toucans, and a variety of different bird species. Only 300 m from the property runs Habana River where you are can swim in its natural pools, surrounded by a pristine forest, where sometimes families of howler monkeys are seen roaming the trees.

At Villa Trentino we have a fully equipped and furnished cottage (cable television, internet, kitchen, laundry, etc). This is to provide our guests with the best appliances and commodities just as if you were in your own home. The house is built on two floors, on the ground floor: lounge, kitchen and laundry; on the top floor: two bedrooms, bathroom and a terrace from which you can appreciate the great views of majestic Arenal Volcano, located right in front of the property. The house has been designed so that any of your rooms have a spectacular view of the volcano, day or night you can watch the daily activity of the colossus.

Next to the house and the gardens, that are completely fenced off, we have undercover parking for your car. Also a covered BBQ area and hammocks ,totally available for you to enjoy in absolute privacy.

We offer all the tours available in the area of La Fortuna (volcano hikes, hot springs, rafting, zip-lines, canyoning, horseback riding etc.).All of this with special prices for our guests.

Villa Trentino is ideal for families and for peace-loving people. Do not think twice, if you want to visit and enjoy La Fortuna we are your best choice. It will be a pleasure for us to share this piece of paradise!.

GPS direction: N 10° 27' 58.34" W 84° 38´ 25.99"

Keywords: Home-2 Bedrooms-1 Bath (4 Sleeps)

More Details

stefano perottoni
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2018

About stefano perottoni

Walter, the owner is a young man from the region of Trentino in the Italian Alps (hence the name of the property)

He came to visit Costa Rica for the first time 18 years ago, he like it so much that 3 months after this trip returned to Costa Rica to settle down.

He loves sports, good food and tranquil life.... 'Pura Vida' as it said in Costa Rica.

Walter invites you to enjoy your stay in VILLAS TRENTINO with its magical enviroment!

stefano perottoni purchased this house in 2004


Barrio Pilo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1022 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Double Beds (2)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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VILLA TRENTINO-Fortuna downtown-Amazing View-AC-Tours facilities with discount !
average rating of 4.881356 based on 59 reviews

Lovely view of Arenal.

  • 4 of 5

Friendly host who gives good suggestions on tours. Make sure to get the directions beforehand as this was one of the only locations we could not find on Waze. The locked gate gives you a sense of security. There is AC in each bedroom. The Super Rosevil grocery is good to make use of the fridge, stovetop & oven. A few maintenance issues that I have mentioned to Stefano. The Don Olivo chocolate tour was interesting. Look up the recommendations. We like the Arenal Rafting Class 4 trip which was an upgrade. It was definitely exciting. The Los Canones Adventure Park and Los Lagos hot Springs were a cost saving combo tho the Springs got a bit dirty and noisy at night. We liked the morning better.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Megan to find a moment to write this review of our place. We red your suggestions about the smalls maintenance issues you wrote to us privately, and we already fixed them. We´ll publish our place in Waze, too, as soon as posible, it will be an usefull plus beyond the GPS direction, Google Maps, the regular direction and our phone number ( to call us for going to pick up the guests that coudn´t find our place, like I´ve done with your family, for example...) that is what we already and always had offered and comunícated to all our guests to find our place in Fortuna´s town. Thanks to point out the security you felt in your vacation here in Villa Trentino and my effort to give tips, suggestions and ideas about tours and activities. Stefano y Yorlenny
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Guide included

  • 5 of 5

Really wonderful place, quite corner of the neighborhood. Stefano has excellent recommendations and will help you schedule an activity for every minute of your stay, or as much as you like. Very helpful guy, very relaxing place.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A wonderful place to stay in a facinating area

  • 5 of 5

The grounds are beautiful, serene and well-maintained. The property offers privacy and lovely surroundings and views, yet is close to town. The house is charming and immaculate, thanks to the property manager's wife, Yorlenny.

Stefano and Yorlenny are warm and gracious. They were very kind to us. Stefano was informative, helpful, and interesting. He went beyond expectations to ensure we had a great holiday. We can't thank Stefano and Yorlenny enough for all they did to enhance our trip.

Stefano suggested activities and tours we might enjoy and made arrangements. His recommendations were well-suited to us. We enjoyed our daily contact with him and had fun hearing about the area. He has a great sense of humour and is full of life! He demonstrated his skills with a machete when he cut up a coconut straight from the tree for us. We recommend Villa Trentino, especially if you are looking for a personal experience.

We stayed 10 days and saw all we hoped to, including a stunning waterfall, parts of the jungle from the ground and air, and a variety of wildlife including toucans and sloths. We sampled food at a number of different restaurants and sodas in town. We are thinking fondly of Villa Trentino, as we endure heavy rains and wind back on Vancouver Island.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kathryn and AL, thanks for the wonderfull review. My wife and me enjoyed your company in the 10 days you spent in our vacation rental as much as you did. We´re very happy to read your commentaries about our persons, our job and our house. It will be great to see you again here some day...thank you for everything !!! Stefano y Yorlenny
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Villa Trentino was clean, private and exactly what we were looking for.

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have been happier with our stay at the Villa. Stefano was a great host and set us up for success every step of the way with tours, relaxation etc. We took advantage of the great kitchen to cook breakfast each morning. The AC worked well in the room upstairs and the bed was comfortable with plenty of pillows. Location was great for us as it was about a 2 min drive into town and a 10-15 min walk. Thanks again for the great stay Stefano. We highly recommend this property for your adventures in La Fortuna!

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Matt and Kaisy for the great review. We´re very happy to read about your satisfaction for the treatment we offered to you and the great commentary about our house rental. We´ll try to go on the same way with all our future guests, too.... Hoping to see you again some day and thanks again to take a moment to send us this wonderfull review. Stefano y Yorlenny
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A fantastic stay on a beautiful property with kind and accommodating hosts.

  • 5 of 5

We've just returned from a 6 day and 5 night stay at Villa Trentino, and we miss it already! My husband, daughter and I loved the house and the hosts. Stefano and his wife were very helpful when booking tours or recommending local places to eat and visit. Every morning Stefano would greet us with a delicious bunch of fresh avocados that were gathered from the yard, and help us plan our day ahead. My 7 year old daughter loved watching Stefano cut open coconuts from the yard and prepare them. We enjoyed the delicious coconut water and pulp in the days to come. Stefano also helped us prepare our barbecue ahead of time and the villa is equipped with all the supplies. I'm a huge bird lover so every morning I would sit on the porch and bird watch. The property is surrounded by at least 15 species of birds ranging from hummingbirds to their national bird (Clay colored Thrush). We were also lucky enough to observe a flock of Toucans flying right next to the property which was so special and my daughter squeaked with delight. We traveled during the rainy season but that didn't bother us at all and truth be told, it made everything even more luscious and green. The AC in the main bedroom worked really well but the smaller bedroom AC took a very long time to cool so I would say if it is really hot, you may want to pre-cool the room ahead of time. The kitchen had all utensils and cooking supplies. There was fresh coffee for brewing but if you are a tea lover as myself, make sure you buy or bring some along. The Baldi Hot Springs were very beautiful and worth checking out, but we would recommend skipping the dinner buffet option.The food was mediocre and totally overpriced. We paid an additional $20 dollars per person and were very disappointed. Either eat a nice hearty meal before going or eat right after in town. Restaurants in La Fortuna are super cheap and open late, and we never paid more than $30 for 3 people for a delicious meal. Rainforest Cafe is a great place for breakfast and lunch, and The Red Frog is wonderful for lunch and early dinner. We did a variety of tours, ranging from cultural to adventurous and all were fantastic. Make sure to do the following: Don Olivo Chocolate Tour, Proyecto Asis (animal rehab center), and Arenal Rafting. Memories for a lifetime!!!

Thank you so much to the wonderful hosts of Villa Trentino!!!

Sending much love from NYC,

Anna, Rafael, and Nadia.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Anna, Rafael and Nadia for this great review. We apreciate your detailed mail, we ´re sure it will help future guests to choose the activities and tours to do not miss in their stayed here in Fortuna´s área. Thanks also to mention our efforts to make our guests feel as confortable as possible, and thanks also to mention the secondary room´s air conditioning little issue...your mail let us know about it, so we could call the air con guys and they could quickly solve the problem ( it just needed a little bit of gas to work again perfectly...). It was a real pleasure for my wife and me to have you family here like our guests... persons so educated like you make our job an easy one...Thank you !!! Stefano y Yorlenny
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Wonderful stay in La Fortuna

  • 5 of 5

Staying at Villa Trentino really puts you in the mindset of the Costa Rican lifestyle. The beautiful gardens (Stefano even prepared us a coconut from one of his trees) and house offer you everything you need and is in a local La Fortuna neighborhood. The house has air conditioning in the upstairs bedrooms where you will spend most of your time when not out exploring and adventuring. You're just about a 5-10 minute walk from the town where you can browse shops, eat great Casadas, see the park, and more. Stefano is a great host who will recommend wonderful tours and arrange them, according to your preferences. Trust him, he will not steer you wrong!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Tracy, thank you to find a moment to write down this beautifull review of our place and my person. It was a pleasure to have your family here with us and help you with the organization of tours and activities. We really love to receive you again some day. Thanks and have a great time...
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Nearest Point of Interest
villa trentino
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la fortuna main street
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la fortuna central park
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fortuna waterfall
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arenal volcano
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tabacon hot springs
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baldi hot springs
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the springs hot springs & resort
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arenal lake
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arenal hanging bridges
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arenal national park - main entrance


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