Discover a selection of 402 vacation rentals in La Fortuna, CR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and air conditioning. Prices start at $69 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in La Fortuna. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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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. This city's ziplining, hiking and bird watching draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around La Fortuna

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Travelers enjoy fun activities like ziplining, hiking and bird watching. Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that La Fortuna has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arenal Adventure World (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Costa Rica Chocolate Tour (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Kalambu Hot Springs (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Paradise Hot Springs (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Titoku Hot Springs (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Go Adventure Park (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the volcano viewpoints and other natural features in La Fortuna

La Fortuna is famous for its relaxing hot springs, lush rainforest and tropical locale. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, La Fortuna is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arenal Volcano National Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Ecotermales Fortuna (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • La Fortuna Waterfall (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Termales Los Laureles (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Paradise Hot Springs (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Arenal Volcano (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around La Fortuna

The nearest airport is in Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO), 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 can also fly into San José (SYQ-Tobías Bolaños Intl.), which is 49.4 mi (79.6 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near La Fortuna?

Whatever your vacation needs, you'll find a rental property in or around La Fortuna that's perfect for you. Why not try these on for size?:

  • Around 5 miles from the center of La Fortuna, you'll find it hard to resist "Villa Heliconia, La Finca Cr, Horse Ranch Outside La Fortuna". It has 2 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like off-street parking options and mountain views.
  • Another excellent choice is "Villa Ilan, La Finca Cr, Horse Ranch Outside Of La Fortuna", which is around 5 miles from La Fortuna. Featuring 1 bedroom, a balcony and off-street parking options, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect La Fortuna vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near La Fortuna?

Clock off on Friday afternoon and then forget all your worries. If you're craving some fun and relaxation, these escapes in and near La Fortuna promise an awesome weekend getaway:

  • Located 1 mile to the northeast of the center of La Fortuna, "Arenal Luxury Paradise | Sloths" is a great fit for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Get out and see nearby outdoor attractions, including Go Adventure Park and Arenal Eco Zoo. If it's activities you're interested in, try horse riding or mountain biking.
  • Alternatively, make your home away from home at "Amazing Volcano, Lake And Jungle Views. Entire Villa For 275". Stay in and chill out, or head out and try your hand at some hiking and biking and mountain biking. When you're ready to discover some nearby attractions, visit Titoku Hot Springs and Tabacon Hot Springs. This fantastic vacation rental is around 7 miles southwest of La Fortuna.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around La Fortuna?

If you'd like a small but stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently found in the center of town. We recommend the following options in or near La Fortuna:

  • Get away on your own or take a few pals to "Villa Ilan, La Finca Cr, Horse Ranch Outside Of La Fortuna". You'll have plenty of amenities to take advantage of, including a microwave oven and a kitchen.
  • "Container Apartment La Fortuna" is another terrific choice, providing all you could want for the ideal La Fortuna vacation. Handy amenities here include off-street parking options and a nearby laundromat.

Can I find short term rentals in or near La Fortuna?

From simple studio apartments to sprawling vacation homes, Vrbo has your vacation sorted. Here are some of our top picks in and around La Fortuna:

  • For a memorable few nights away, it's hard to beat "Luxury Home Overlooks Arenal Volcano And Lake Arenal And Ceiba Tree". It's close to the center of La Fortuna, in addition to loads of things to see and do.
  • Alternatively, book a couple of nights at "Apartamento G And G Arenal Volcano La Fortuna San Carlos". This centrally located property will feel like your home away from home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near La Fortuna?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend together. If you want to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your significant other, we've got some romantic getaways in and around La Fortuna that will sweep you off your feet:

  • Put on some soft music and kick back together at "Villa Heliconia, La Finca Cr, Horse Ranch Outside La Fortuna". Around 5 miles from La Fortuna, this property has all you need for a romantic getaway, including beauty services and massage services.
  • Another place where you can spend a few dreamy days together is "Villa Ilan, La Finca Cr, Horse Ranch Outside Of La Fortuna". Located around 5 miles from La Fortuna, a balcony and daily housekeeping services add to the ambiance here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near La Fortuna?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay on vacation, especially if you're taking the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near La Fortuna and fill your days with splashing good fun:

  • Pack your swimming gear and take a break at "Equipped House, Overlooking The Arenal Volcano". There are also lots of other great amenities here, including a separate dining area and towels.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a change of scenery at "The Glass House Arenal Rentals". Along with an invigorating pool, make use of coffee and tea making facilities and nearby ecotour services.

Don't know how to pack your bags for your La Fortuna getaway? This appealing destination has a tropical savanna climate. In the summer months, you can expect average temperatures ranging from 70 ºF to 85 ºF. Check out our range of La Fortuna vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near La Fortuna?

You'll always have more fun sharing those precious memories with the folks that are closest to your heart. Whether you're planning a family get-together or spending time with close friends, Vrbo has a large vacation rental that suits you. These are two of our best in and around La Fortuna:

  • Get your group under the same roof at "Arenal Luxury Paradise | Sloths", which has 4 bedrooms that sleep up to 8 guests. This retreat is located 1 mile to the northeast of La Fortuna and comes with amenities such as a travel crib and childrens activities.
  • "Luxury Home Overlooks Arenal Volcano And Lake Arenal And Ceiba Tree" also offers the space you need to share special moments with loved ones. This rental is around 7 miles to the southwest of La Fortuna, and accommodates as many as 12 guests in its 3 bedrooms. A garden and nearby birdwatching activities will help keep everyone happy and comfortable.

When it's time to get out and explore, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions nearby to keep everyone happy. La Fortuna Waterfall, Costa Rica Sky Adventures and Arenal Natura Ecological Park should be on your to-do list.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near La Fortuna?

Get away from it all and treat the people you love to a different sort of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabins in or near La Fortuna and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts you're used to!

  • "Cozy Villa Surrounded By Nature With Ac And Pool" - Approximately 1 mile east of the center of La Fortuna, this family-friendly retreat offers amenities like a garden and a kitchen.
  • "Las Pavitas Cottages “las Estrellas Del Arenal" - This stay is also ideal for a family getaway and is around 5 miles northwest of La Fortuna. Offering a garden, a separate dining area and more, it'll get your group's tick of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the La Fortuna vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near La Fortuna?

Absolutely. You'll find a wide variety of one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near La Fortuna. If space is not a priority, one of these popular properties might suit you perfectly:

  • Take a look at "Container Apartment La Fortuna", a great centrally located one-bedroom property. A garden and a kitchen are available to guests here.
  • "Herrera Loft, Arenal Volcano" is another charming one-bedroom escape also a short distance from the center. When you're not out exploring the area's top sights, take advantage of off-street parking options, a porch and much more.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near La Fortuna?

At Vrbo, we've got vacation rentals in or near La Fortuna to suit all styles and budgets. Here are a couple of our favorite two-bedroom options for you to consider:

  • Leading the list is "Apartamento G And G Arenal Volcano La Fortuna San Carlos". This two-bedroom stay offers handy amenities like a garden and a kitchen. Visit La Fortuna's exciting attractions from this homely pad.
  • "Wellness Apartament #1 And Private Jacuzzi 100mbps Optic Fiber" is another pleasant two-bedroom retreat. It provides a kitchen, a garden and lots more.