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          310 Hotels Found
          1. Nayara Springs
            La Fortuna/Arenal, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Luxurious in every way, the 16-room, adult-only resort Nayara Springs is the top resort in the area for couples seeking romance and privacy -- but who can do without volcano views. Large, rustic-luxe rooms have a bevy of free amenities (free minibar items, free international calls) and gadgets music…
          2. Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo
            Gulf of Papagayo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            Easily among the most luxurious resorts in Central America, The Four Seasons is as close to perfection as it gets. With two beautiful beaches, ocean views from each one of the sumptuous rooms -- decorated in materials including wood, bamboo, and stone -- and an 18-hole golf course, the resort makes…
          3. Tulemar Bungalows & Villas
            Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Tulemar Bungalow & Villas manages to combine the privacy of bungalow living and the convenience of full hotel services, without any sense of pretension. There are 45 luxury residences spread out on a 33-acre resort that includes private access to Tulemar Beach, which has one of the only beach-facing…
          4. Oxygen Jungle Villas
            Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Oxygen Jungle Villas is a luxury 12-villa jungle property with a zen-like atmosphere and Balinese decor. The all-glass villas allow for views from every angle while still upholding privacy, either overlooking the ocean or jungle. Also standard are AC, rainfall showers, private terraces, and canopied…
          5. Makanda by the Sea
            Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
            • Adults-Only
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Everything about the four-and-a-half pearl Makanda by the Sea offers a wow-factor that eclipses almost any other hotel in Manuel Antonio. The lush rain forest surroundings and prime location high above the Pacific Ocean create the feeling of sleeping in a luxurious treehouse village. All 27 rooms to…
          6. Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort
            Gulf of Papagayo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Travelers seeking minimalist jungle luxury will find it at the Andaz Peninsula Papagayo — an architectural stunner that appears to be built into the side of a cliff. Hyatt’s hip boutique line, Andaz, is known for its high style and creative approach to hotel design, and the chain’s luxurious outpost…
          7. Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort
            La Fortuna/Arenal, Costa Rica
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Tabacon is the original and best-known resort in the Arenal Volcano area, and is deservedly famous for its 18 natural hot springs at the Tabacon spa property up the street, which are the most extensive in the region. This 102-room, eco-friendly spa resort and local institution is a sensuous Eden in…
          8. JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa
            Tamarindo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa is a four-and-a-half pearl hotel located on Playa Mansita beach. The resort’s 310 guest rooms are subtly luxurious, offering marble bathrooms and roomy private balconies or terraces. Excellent on-site amenities include a sprawling infinity pool, an array of dining…
          9. Gaia Hotel & Reserve
            Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            • Value
            This intimate luxury hotel located a 10-minute drive from the entrance to Manuel Antonio National Park is one of the area's top options. Tucked into the hillside of a 14-acre nature reserve, Gaia feels appropriately exclusive and private, and has the attentive, personalized service to match. abound…
          10. Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens
            La Fortuna/Arenal, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The beautiful Arenal Nayara's 44 individual bungalows, restaurant, wine bar, and spa are all tucked into incredibly lush grounds. Some of the amenities are small (pool, spa, fitness center), but guests come here for the private bungalows with special touches like an outdoor garden shower and a deck…
          11. The Springs Resort and Spa
            La Fortuna/Arenal, Costa Rica
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            A posh wonderland for affluent Americans and their kids, the 74-room luxury resort The Springs is 165 acres of seemingly endless pools and hot springs, restaurants, and activities -- all hidden on a volcano-facing slope seemingly in the middle of nowhere. (Expect a long, bumpy ride to and from the a…
          12. Oceano Boutique Hotel & Gallery
            Jaco, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Oceano Boutique Hotel & Gallery is a four-pearl hotel with 64 suites, most of which have separate living areas and full kitchens with hot plates. Guests also have the option of dining at the hotel’s small restaurant, and there are plenty of other dining options in the surrounding area. Elegant a a a…
          13. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose
            San Antonio De Belen, Province of Heredia, Costa Rica
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cariari San Jose is a four-pearl property located a 10-minute drive from Juan Santamaria International Airport. The hotel’s rustic elegant design pays homage to colonial hacienda-style architecture, but its 222 guest rooms have an unmistakable chain-hotel feel. It has a of…
          14. Hotel Alta Las Palomas
          15. Croc's Casino Resort
            Jaco, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Party
            Croc's Casino Resort is a four-pearl resort located on the northern end of Jaco Beach. The hotel’s 152 rooms are subtly stylish, and include mini-fridges, iPod docks, and flat-screen TVs, but some guests report outside rooms can suffer from nightclub noise and/or musty smells. True to its name, is a…
          16. Lapa Rios Ecolodge Osa Peninsula
            Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Lapa Rios, located in the remote coastal rainforests of the Osa Peninsula, is Costa Rica’s original luxury eco lodge. This is the opposite of a Cancun-style beach resort -- guests come to the upscale Lapa Rios to enjoy the spectacular surroundings, learn about sustainable tourism, and re-connect The…
          17. Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall
            San Jose, San Jose Metro, Province of San Jose
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            The 372-room Intercontinental is the biggest and best-equipped hotel in the San Jose area, with a pool complex, enormous spa, five restaurants, a rental car desk, and even foreign currency exchange. It's a haven for business travelers, and offers some truly luxe accommodations in its Club Tower. But…
          18. Le Cameleon Boutique Hotel
            Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Province of Limon
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Expect to get a bang for your buck at the upscale Le Cameleon Boutique Hotel. The Puerto Viejo getaway locale is an ideal option for those who want to mix luxe living with the beauty of nature. It's more Ibiza than San Jose, there's nothing rustic about this property. Think: chic, modern rooms with…
          19. Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco
          20. Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & Spa
            Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            It's hard to believe that four-pearl Shana Hotel is located in Costa Rica and not in the Aegean Sea. With terra cotta roofs, a blue and white color scheme, and beautiful outdoor pool overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the hotel looks straight out of Santorini. The location is excellent for access to but…
          21. Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa
            Esterillos Este, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa is an upscale hotel located on picturesque Playa Esterillos beach. Its 20 bungalows and villas have dazzling, open-plan layouts that include wet bars and private terraces. The property is defined by imaginative art and architecture, with its rooms, restaurant, and…
          22. Pranamar Villas and Yoga Retreat
            Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This intimate, Balinese-inspired resort has 10 villas (one- and two-bedrooms) on the north edge of Santa Teresa. It's no wonder that Pranamar specializes in yoga and surfing -- it has, arguably, the best yoga studio in town (with daily classes), and is within walking distance of some of the area's a…
          23. El Silencio Lodge & Spa
            Poas Volcano National Park, Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The aptly named El Silencio Lodge & Spa caters to guests seeking a secluded upscale rain forest getaway. The 16 rooms include entry-level Suites with spacious layouts, minibars, and private decks with outdoor hot tubs. Villas upgrade to house-style layouts with full kitchens, multiple bedrooms, and…
          24. Hacienda Pinilla
            Tamarindo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Hacienda Pinilla is a sprawling, estate-like, gated community of private homes and villas. It is packed with features: Guests have access to a variety of country club style amenities, including tennis, golf, horseback riding, and a stylish beach club with a restaurant, pool, and small spa. The and a…
          25. El Mangroove, Autograph Collection
            Gulf of Papagayo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            When El Mangroove opened in 2014, the upscale boutique asserted itself as one of the premier properties on the Papagayo Peninsula. Set amid 15 acres of beachfront mangroves, the hotel has a stunning natural setting and a secluded feel. The 85 rooms are thoughtfully designed, featuring hammocks, and…
          26. Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose
            San Jose, San Jose Metro, Province of San Jose
            • Business
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Despite belonging to the Marriott chain, this upscale hotel is full of character, style, and Old World charm with its grand hacienda-style design, smartly dressed interiors, and beautiful garden grounds. A resort-esque line up of features: two pools, an exceptional spa, modern fitness center, range…
          27. Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort
            Playa Hermosa, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • All-Inclusive
            • Child-Friendly
            Though it only has 160 rooms, Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort feels like a much larger property. Thanks to its sprawling acreage on the cliffs above Playa Hermosa, this upper-middle-range hotel feels like a massive resort. With two pools, a beautiful restaurant, and rooms that range from standard to…
          28. Cala Luna Boutique Hotel & Villas
            Tamarindo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            A serene, wellness-focused 31-room boutique retreat on the outskirts of bustling Tamarindo, Cala Luna has an organic, beachy ambience. A large pool, lounge, and restaurant serve as the hotel's social center while an intimate spa and yoga pavilion are tucked away in the jungle-like surroundings. hide…
          29. Villa Caletas
            Jaco, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This secluded, 45-room upscale boutique hotel exudes European elegance and sits atop a 1,100-foot-high cliff. Stunning rainforest and Pacific Ocean views are the highlight -- especially from the jaw-dropping Greek amphitheater and the martini bar popular at sunset. There are also two beautiful (with…
          30. Arenal Kioro Suites & Spa
            La Fortuna/Arenal, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Located at the base of Arenal Volcano, Arenal Kioro Suites and Spa offers a healthy dose of upscale relaxation and sophistication without a lot of pretense. The pool is a bit small, and there’s nothing within walking distance, but the long list of amenities -- hot spring pools, a large, all-day with…
          31. Issimo Suites Boutique Hotel and Spa
            Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Issimo Suites Boutique Hotel and Spa is a small, upscale property that's a strong contender for most romantic in Manuel Antonio. All of the rooms are suites and include jetted tubs, ocean views, and minibars. Issimo Restaurant serves a free, luxe breakfast buffet and Italian favorites for lunch and…
          32. The Royal Corin Thermal Water Spa & Resort
            La Fortuna/Arenal, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Value
            For a small hotel, this 54-room boutique has a lot to offer: A beautiful hot springs pool complex with natural thermal waters, great views of Arenal volcano, a lovely spa, a bar with an outdoor terrace, and an on-site restaurant. Contemporary rooms all have volcano views, but the property feels more…
          33. Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica
            Sardinal, Gulf of Papagayo, Province of Guanacaste
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Party
            Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica is a four-pearl resort located on Playa Matapalo. The hotel’s 538 rooms and extensive facilities are more sophisticated than one might expect of a chain property, and the array of activities and restaurants is sure to satisfy fans of big, all-inclusive hotels. Aside from…
          34. Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort
            Herradura, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            The Marriott Los Suenos is one of Costa Rica's few large-scale resorts, with 201 comfortable rooms, an 18-hole golf course, a big pool complex, full-service spa, six restaurants, and beautiful Spanish colonial architecture. But the on-site beach is extremely rocky, so you may want to take a taxi to…
          35. Casa Chameleon Hotel Mal Pais
            Mal Pais, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
            • Adults-Only
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This off-the-radar getaway for couples may not be on the beach, but those seeking secluded luxury will love the location high up in the hills, neighbor-free. Ten stylish villas -- all stand-alone and individually decorated -- have private pools with flora, fauna, and ocean views beyond. Most of the…
          36. Reserva Conchal Beach Resort, Golf & Spa
            Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Reserva Conchal is a stylish, four-pearl property located on gorgeous Playa Conchal beach. Its 40 condos are polished and modern, with each offering between one and five bedrooms. Every unit is individually decorated, but all have full kitchens, furnished balconies or terraces, homey living areas, a…
          37. The Preserve at Los Altos
            Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            In an area beset with modest hotels and traditional guesthouses, the four-pearl Preserve at Los Altos stands out. The sheer number of resort-style amenities outnumbers the competition. There's an ocean-view restaurant, free breakfast, a sparkling infinity pool, and a hillside spa. The 28 condo-style…
          38. Rio Perdido Hotel & Thermal River
            Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            Catering to the adventurous traveler, the Rio Perdido Hotel & Thermal River is a wonderful jungle property tucked away in 600 acres of natural reserve in the Guanacaste province. The main draw here is the myriad outdoor activities on offer, ranging from zip-lining to hiking to relaxing in the many a…
          39. Villa Buena Onda
            Playas del Coco, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • All-Inclusive
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This seven-room, upscale, all-inclusive boutique hotel is set on a hillside overlooking the region's dry forest and distant ocean. Villa Buena Onda's hushed, retreat-like vibe stems from the fact that it caters to adults only. The decor is stylish with lots of white seating and colorful contemporary…
          40. The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal
            Playa Conchal, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal is a four-pearl all-inclusive resort located in the northeastern part of Guanacaste. The resort’s 326 guest rooms are understated and contemporary, with many featuring a smart split-level design to separate the bedroom and living area. With 11 restaurants…
          41. Los Altos de Eros
            Tamarindo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Adults-Only
            • All-Inclusive
            • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Los Altos de Eros is an upscale, adult-only, six-room boutique hotel set on 28 acres of mountaintop terrain. The vibe is social and villa-like with rooms ringing a free-form infinity pool that overlooks the stretching mountains and valleys of the Guanacaste region and the distant Pacific. The hotel…
          42. Zephyr Palace Luxury Rental Mansion
          43. Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica
            Gulf of Papagayo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Adults-Only
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            Secrets Papagayo Resort & Spa is an adult-only, four-pearl property located on the Gulf of Papagayo. The resort’s 202 rooms have elegant decor, along with thoughtful features like special two-sided compartments for room service delivery. From the sizable fitness center to the attractive pool areas…
          44. HARMONY SAIGON HOTEL & SPA
            Nosara, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Party
            • Romantic
            Chic retro decor and a happening atmosphere make upscale The Harmony Hotel one of Nosara’s most sought after spots. The hotel’s juice bar and open-air yoga shalas attract health conscious guests during the day, while its trendy restaurant, sushi lounge, juice bar, and cocktail bar are popular 24 are…
          45. Dreams Las Mareas Costa Rica
            Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The 447-room Dreams Las Mareas Costa Rica is an upscale all-inclusive resort with a quiet and secluded beachfront location. Contemporary decor complements the natural beauty of the rainforest and beach surrounding the resort. Rooms have views of either the pool, ocean, or gardens, plus terraces with…
          46. Casa Chameleon Hotel at Las Catalinas
            Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Adults-Only
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The 21-villa Casa Chameleon Hotel at Las Catalinas is an upscale boutique with a jaw-dropping location between the beach and rainforest. Minimalist decor includes hand-picked items from Morocco and Bali, and eco-conscious efforts stretch from the ubiquitous teak wood to biodegradable toiletries to a…
          47. Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph Collection
            Playa Samara, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Luxury
            • Resort
            • Romantic
            This ultra-remote, rustic luxe hideaway is worth the bumpy, two-and-a-half hour drive from Liberia Airport. The rooms aren't as impressive as those at larger luxury resorts in the region, but the unparalleled views, stunning infinity pool, and ruggedly beautiful (if rocky) beach more than Plus, this…
          48. Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort
            Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort is a four-pearl hotel located on the outskirts of Manuel Antonio National Park. This remarkable location is combined with impressive eco-conscious practices and upscale amenities. It’s almost impossible not to spot exotic wildlife while dining at one of…
          49. Tulemar Resort
            Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            The four-pearl Tulemar Resort is one of the largest, most full-featured resorts in Manuel Antonio. The lush, 33-acre grounds are abundant with tropical wildlife and beautiful flora. Plus, with four infinity pools, a secluded beach, and an all-day, ocean-view restaurant, most guests won’t need to the…