Hacienda La Isla Boutique Lodge
Hidden in the foothills of the impressive Braulio Carrillo National Park, the Spanish colonial-built Hacienda La Isla Lodge is very well located in the center of numerous top attractions of Costa Rica. It´s located on Horquetas de Sarapiqui. Hacienda La Isla has exquisite deluxe rooms and 1 suite. Staying in one of the historical hacienda rooms is a most romantic and unforgettable experience. The colonial ambience and the surrounding rainforest add to this feeling. There are no room numbers. Each room has been named after an aspect of the Hispanic colonial and pre-Columbian era and is subtly furnished and decorated with antiques and historical artifacts. The restaurant is located at the edge of a wonderful lagoon, full of exotic fish and with intimate views of the surrounding tropical forest. Hacienda La Isla aims to promote cultural, historic and social (indigenous) values and awareness, as well as environmentally friendly practices. High end.
Hacienda Pozo Azul Adventures
Hacienda Pozo Azul a 2000 acre working ranch is located on Sarapiqui. Hacienda Pozo Azul Tent Suites it is a magical experience that combines nature with comfort, the rugged with modern, relaxation with exciment. Here you will be able to let the nature and its forest absorbs you, sleep a canvas away from 4% of the world biodiversity, your main door will be a zipper and your windows will be screens, and your enjoyment will be complete. Tent Suites equipped with 2 queen size beds or 1 king size bed, comfortable bathrooms with hot water and a furnish private deck, telephone and WIFI on all suites and fans both in the rooms and decks. Other facilities are: reception, a satellite TV room, computer available, convenience store, tours are also available. Mid range.
La Quinta Sarapiqui Country Inn
Hotel La Quinta de Sarapiquí is located in one of the richest areas of the country for birdwatching. The diversity of the lowlands birdlife is impressive. La Quinta, together with its guests and the Sarapiqui Conservation Association, is helping to buy trees on the river side areas so the great macaw can maintain nesting places. La Quinta is a small, family-owned and operated inn. The Inn has large inviting rooms with ceiling fans surrounded by a tropical garden rich in heliconias, gingers, palms and flowering trees. Each room opens onto a shaded porch with chairs where you can enjoy the view of flowers and birds. The Inn offers a good restaurant and has a swimming pool for relaxing. Mid range.
Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS La Selva Biological Station)
La Selva Organization for Tropical Studies (O.T.S.) La Selva is a 1560-hectare research station and biological reserve located on Sarapiqui. Internationally recognized center for tropical rainforest research and education. Scientists, students, and natural history visitors from around the world come to discover, learn, and experience the extraordinary richness of its dynamic forest. With a strong base in systematic biology and evolutionary ecology, research at La Selva has diversified to include ecosystem-level studies, bio-diversity inventories, global change research, soil science, and applied forestry. Within the Station one can find over half of all the bird species native to the country, sloth, howler monkeys, butterflies, amphibians and reptiles. In this reserve more than 450 species of trees, 400 species of birds, 113 species of mammals, 81 species of reptiles, & 48 species of amphibians have been identified. Basic rooms are located 800 mts from the main building and have 2 single beds or 1 double bed, private bathroom and hot water. Low budget.
Tirimbina Rainforest Lodge
Tirimbina Rainforest Lodge is an educational, scientific and ecotourism destination, situated between the forests and rivers of the northern region of Costa Rica on Sarapiqui. Tirimbina offers education programs for primary schools, high schools and university students, as well as facilities for study groups, volunteers and researchers, highlighting the biodiversity and conservation of the rainforest. The Lodge, which is situated next to the Sarapiquí River and is surrounded by lush gardens, offers three sectors with accommodation so you may choose which one best satisfies your needs according to the purpose of your visit. Other services: wireless internet, library, conference room, restaurant, souvenir shop and laundry service. Additionally: souvenir shop, guarded parking, and 24-hour security and relaxation, area with hammocks. Low budget.
Centro Neotropico Sarapiquis
The architecture of the Centro Neotropico Sarapiqui Ecolodge is inspired by the indigenous pre-Columbian construction techniques of the region, used by natives far more than 1000 years and it is located on Sarapiqui. The round palenques (or ranchos) are covered with a traditional thatched roof of palm leaves. There are four palenque structures; three guest units of eight rooms each, and one central building with lobby, restaurant, bar, coffee gourmet bar, photo gallery, administration, gift shop and conference centre. Like an inverted flower, the three guest units are divided into eight spacious deluxe rooms jointed within the turret reaching an impressive height of 18 metres. Many of the rooms have an outstanding view of the rainforest canopy, while others are nestled in the gardens, and all of them have private bathroom, ceiling fans and cross-ventilation system, phone and internet connection. Mid range.
Selva Verde Lodge & Rainforest Reserve
Selva Verde is more than a lodge and more than a rainforest reserve. It is your gateway into a magical world of towering Almendro trees, Mantled Howler Monkeys, and Keel Billed Toucans. Immerse yourself in tropical nature as you hike through deep green forest or reflect quietly in a comfortable hammock. Surrounded by rain forest on Sarapiqui area, Selva Verde Lodge offers explorers world class accommodations, facilities and amenities. Selva Verde offers comfortable rooms and excellent meeting facilities for a wide range of groups. Rooms have, private bathrooms with double sinks and solar-heated hot water. Amenities include dining, bar and a refreshing pool as well as meeting, lecture and classroom space. Mid range.