Vacation rentals in Arenal, Costa Rica are a great way to experience the natural wonderland around Arenal Volcano.
Homes in the area of La Fortuna and around Lake Arenal have incredible views of the volcano but also majestic mountains in all directions.
The area is known for fantastic outdoor activities such as lava hikes, waterfall hikes, bird watching, canopy tours and white water rafting.
Special mention has to be made about the many hot springs in the area. Tabacon was the original but there are now many new hot springs that offer massages, full bars and other luxuries along with a day pass.
If you rent a home outside of the La Fortuna area, you will need a rental car to get around. Within La Fortuna many activities will pick you up and restaurants and shopping are all walking distance. Taxis are also easily available.