Exit the San José International Airport, heading north to the Inter-American highway, and drive nearly 45 minutes towards the city of San Ramón. Take the San Ramón exit towards the Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna, following Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna signs. Drive straight for nearly 2 kms until you reach the end of the road. Take a left hand turn and an immediate right to take the main road to the Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna. Drive for nearly 2 hours, passing several towns (Los Angeles, Bajo Rodríguez, Valle Azul, La Tigra, San Francisco, Chachagua) and finally La Fortuna. Keep an eye open for the main La Fortuna-Arenal Volcano road. Make a left hand turn at the La Fortuna Main Road in downtown La Fortuna and drive for 6 kms due west. The Los Lagos Resort and Spa is on the left hand side.
Here you can see take a look at the hotel surroundings in Arenal Area, including main attractions and observatory points. We are located Around 90 km north-west of San José, Costa Rica. About 6 km (4 miles) from, Fortuna de San Carlos, on the road to the volcano. From Ciudad Quesada, it's about 55 km (around 37 miles). It will take you around 45 minutes to get to Fortuna and from there, it's just a few more minutes.