Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort

Arenas del Mar is a beach and nature resort located next to Manuel Antonio National Park on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. “Unique and spectacular beach and nature experiences combined with highest levels of comfort and sustainability in a local Costa Rican setting” define the concept of Arenas del Mar. The resort caters to tourists that are looking for more than just another high end resort experience. Arenas del mar offers a luxurious lodging experience in harmony with nature in a spectacular beach and rainforest setting. Guest rooms, apartments and suites offer spectacular ocean views, upscale dining in two hotel restaurants with a focus on fresh local products and personalized service that exceeds guest expectations. High end.

Buena Vista Villas

It´s located near Manuel Antonio National Park. Buena Vista Villas are the ultimate in luxury nestled comfortably within the tropical splendor of Costa Rica ‘s most lush rainforests, and are nothing less than your own private sanctuary. Surrounded by breath-taking panoramic views of the verdant jungle terrain and the majestic Pacific Ocean, the Villas offer lavish interior comfort seamlessly blended with boundless exterior vistas. Each Villa is walking distance to the private refuge of the Tulemar exclusive beach and the Jungle Pool with its own waterfall.  One can rent a spacious two story Villa in full, or one just one floor in a villa. High end.

Casitas Eclipse

Nestled amidst the lush rainforest of Manuel Antonio National Park, Hotel Casitas Eclipse offers the  guests an elegant, white stucco Mediterranean style surrounded by eclectic tropical gardens.
This exclusive and intimate hotel is perched on a hilltop, just one kilometer from the beach, and it borders the world-renown Manuel Antonio National Park. Casitas Eclipse’s ideal location allows guests to enjoy the occasional sightings of monkeys, iguanas, sloths, and bright-colored hummingbirds on the premises. Hotel Casitas Eclipse features elegant rooms and fully equipped luxury villas, with private bath, hot water, fan, A/C, telephone, cable TV, refrigerator, safety box, balcony or terrace. Mid range.

Club del Mar

The hotel is nestled on a quite cove on the Pacific coast,  surrounded by mature gardens at the south end of Jaco Beach.  A tropical rainforest serves as a backdrop, and gentle waves tumble to a safe beach.  The resort consists of  single bedrooms, two bedrooms (casitas), and rooms boutique hotel with 2 penthouse suites, restaurant, bar, travel desk and health spa.  The focus is water sports. Ninety meters of beach front provides safe swimming, canoeing, body surfing, and boogie boarding. Located just steps from the surf is a tropical swimming pool with a social area that is surrounded by Costa Rican flora and fauna, a lap area, and a separate kiddie’s area for children and grandchildren.  Towering mature trees give shade, and a gentle ocean breeze ensures a perfect temperature for an afternoon nap.  All rooms and casitas were furnished by award winning interior decorators. Mid range.

Costa Verde

Hotel Costa Verde is located on a coastal rainforest bluff overlooking the Pacific beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park near Quepos, Costa Rica.  The hotel features spacious rooms and balconies, as well as two cliffside pools with sundecks, all offering a bird’s-eye view of the Park’s coastline plus rainforest canopy vistas dotted with native birds and monkeys. Mid range.

Cristal Ballena Hotel Resort & Spa

The Cristal Ballena Hotel Resort is located at Playa Ballena (Ballena Beach), at the Ballena Marine National Park. Off the new Costanera Sur Highway, it is 25  kilometers (15.5  miles) south of Dominical and 7  kilometers (4 miles) south of Uvita.  The Adventure Lodges are situated in a colorful garden, surrounded by a tropical forest. Each lodge is complete with terrace, separate tiled bathroom, king size bed, electricity and ceiling fan.  A buffet-style breakfast is included with your stay.  The café-style bar and restaurant “Pura Vida!”, located at the swimming pool, features international and Costa Rican cuisine and serves a variety of refreshing cocktails and beverages. Mid range.

Parador Resort & Spa

Hotel El Parador is located in one of the the most pristine areas of Manuel Antonio National Park, atop a majestic bluff and overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It is surrounded by 400 acres of lush tropical rainforest.  All rooms have balconies with views of either the rainforest or the ocean. All are tastefully decorated and include many luxurious extras such as  cable TV, air conditioning, mini-bar, coffee maker, telephone, safety deposit box, ceiling fans and hair dryers.  The hotel’s facilities include 2 restaurants, bars, conference room, gift shop, spa services, tennis court, tropical gardens, an infinity pool, expansive views and excellent service. High End.

Hotel Playa Espadilla

It is located just 150 mts from Manuel Antonio Beach front, and 200 mts away from the main entrance of Manuel Antonio National Park. Hotel Playa Espadilla offeers  comfortable rooms fully equipped with air conditioner, cable TV, hot water, safety deposit box and hair dryer. We offer two kinds of rooms the standard room and the efficiency room that give you the choice to have kitchenette and refrigerator facilities. Services of swimming pool, bar, Restaurant, tennis court, parking lot and biological private trails. Low budget.

Karahe Hotel & Villas Sportfishing

If you are visiting the area to relax at the beach and visit the Manuel Antonio National Park, you will find no better place to enjoy peace and quiet than Hotel Karahe. The gardens meet the ocean and the entrance of the park only 10 minutes away is whitin easy walking distance. Among the palms, acacias and heliconias, they have modern, air-conditioned rooms,  Standard rooms located near the reception area, with the same characteristics as the beachfront rooms. The hillside behind the hotel rises sharply and on its green slopes, they have built nine air-conditioned villas, each with spectacular views of Punta Catedral (Chatedral Point), Manuel Antonio beach and the blue Pacific Ocean. Low budget.

La Mariposa Hotel

Hotel La Mariposa is best known for its stunning 360-degree views of the Pacific Ocean, Manuel Antonio National Park, and surrounding tropical vegetation.  With its Spanish-Mediterranean architecture and its well appointed rooms, La Mariposa is magnificent, yet intimate.  Fine dining is available at their restaurant “Le Papillon”, the “Sunset Bar” where you can watch Manuel Antonio’s legendary sunset while enjoying a tropical cocktail, three swimming pools with stunning ocean views, meticulously landscaped tropical gardens featuring walkways and trails, private parking with 24-hour security, free shuttle service to and from Manuel Antonio National Park, and a gift shop featuring handcrafts, jewelry and quality souvenirs. Mid range.

La Foresta Nature Resort

Nestled on 180 acres of virgin rainforest within the low lands of Costa Rica is the stunning La Foresta Nature Resort a Boutique Adventure Resort with  junior suites, bungalows and villas. A variety of guest rooms are available to provide guests with the vacation experience they desire. Private Jungle Bungalows, Deluxe and Premium Deluxe accommodations, and a two room Suite are among the room types with numerous amenities to make your stay at La Foresta comfortable and relaxing. Rooms have, A/C, ceiling fans, cable TV, microwave oven, mini refrigerator, mini bar, coffee/tea maker, bathroom toiletries and hair dryer. A high speed Internet is available. The hotel’s facilities include swimming pool, jacuzzi, restaurant and bar. The resort also has the most exceptional bird watching spot in the area and is within 15 minutes from the Manuel Antonio National Park. La Foresta Nature Resort has partnered with the Titi Conservation Alliance and is committed to educating staff members, while participating in reforestation projects designed to help the species thrive. Mid range.

Si como No Resort, Spa & Wildlife Refuge

It´s located near Manuel Antonio National Park. Si Como No, which means “Yes, why not?” is a treasure of natural beauty surrounded by lush tropical rainforest. The hotel’s rooms are distributed within ten separate terraces located on ten acres of protected tropical forest. Each room has well-appointed bathrooms, fully stocked mini-bars, most with private balconies, direct dial telephones, and energy efficient air conditioning.  There are two pools – the adult pool with a swim up bar for guests over 18, and a family pool with a toboggan slide. There are two pool-side restaurants, a 1600 square foot tropical spa facility, internet terminals located in the Gift Shop, and a 46 seat private THX movie theater.  There is also a 30 acre wildlife refuge located directly across from the hotel which features a multi-level butterfly botanical garden. Mid range.

Tulemar Bungalows

It´s located near Manuel Antonio National Park. Tulemar’s spacious 645 sq. foot Premium Bungalows provide all the comforts of home only, perhaps, with a better view! The each bungalow is equipped with a small kitchenette, mini bar, air conditioned living room with a queen size sofa-bed, and air conditioned, master bedroom with two queen size beds, and television. The bathroom is accessible separately from both the living room and the bedroom allowing for privacy. While there is no outside terrace, the octagonal design of the Bungalows was created so that you have a special view from every window in all directions, and the windows open completely to allow the outside to virtually come inside. The hotel has its own exclusive beach which sets it apart from other Manuel Antonio hotels. Mid range.

Villa Caletas

Villa Caletas expresses a truly unique combination of mountain and seaside resort.  Looming 1,150 feet above the Pacific Ocean, it shines like a jewel, prized not only for location, design and décor, but also for outstanding facilities.  The spectacular 360-degree panorama from this tropical-jungle perch sweeps over the gulf islands of the Nicoya Peninsula to the crescent beaches of Jacó, Herradura and Punta Leona, taking in the majestic mountains. Below, rainforests spread to the sandy shores, where Villa Caletas maintains its own inviting beach. High end.