Costa Rica Hotels

Costa Rica Hotels.

Find family friendly hotels in different areas of Costa Rica. Experienced by us – first hand and honest review.

Spotlight Costa Rica – La Paloma Lodge in Drake Bay

Drake Bay. What is that? Let me tell you that it’s one of the best areas in Costa Rica to relax and forget about the rest of the world because of its remote location and beautiful beaches that blend with … Continue reading

Guest Posts – Six hundred steps to La Paz

  When Ramon gave me the news, I was enjoying the last of an early morning coffee. It was a mix of news and had everything to do with a visit to La Paz Waterfall Park and 600 steps.  Amigos, … Continue reading

Spotlight Costa Rica – Bosque del Cabo Rainforest Lodge in Osa Peninsula

I’m in Costa Rica, now what? Well Osa Peninsula is my advice for today but what is there? Well for starters I have to say that it’s one of the most biologically diverse places on earth and is home to … Continue reading

Spotlight Costa Rica – Exclusive Beach Resort, Manuel Antonio

Villas Tranquilas is located in Manuel Antonio’s rain forest, Costa Rica, just a few minutes from Manuel Antonio National Park and beach. It is a lot more than a family friendly, exclusive beach resort. It is a true champion of … Continue reading

Spotlight Costa Rica! Arenal Observatory Lodge in Costa Rica – A Room With A View!

Can you imagine yourself arriving to a place that is in the middle of the Costa Rican tropical rain forest? From unseen corners you hear welcoming howls of the howler monkeys and colorful hummingbirds whiz by you as you walk … Continue reading

Spotlight Costa Rica – Casa Panorama, Tulemar Gardens – Manuel Antonio

The Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, area has so many lovely places to stay in, but very few offer the whole kit and caboodle like this beautiful property that is part of the exclusive Tulemar Gardens: Casa Panorama. This is a … Continue reading

Spotlight Costa Rica – Villa Mot Mot, Tulemar Gardens – Manuel Antonio

Manuel Antonio is one of the most popular beach destinations in Costa Rica. You’ll practically bump into a myriad of amazing and tropical wildlife creatures at every turn, You’ll also fall in love with the white-sanded beaches inside the most … Continue reading

Spotlight Costa Rica! Casa Bella Rita Bed and Breakfast in San Jose

Welcome to the first Spotlight post. Every Monday I will have a different hotel, tour or restaurant for you guys to get a sneak peak into. So today I’ll start with a top of the line Bed & Breakfast not … Continue reading

Favorite Things to Do in Costa Rica – A Trip to Tortuguero

Tortuguero is one of those Can’t-Miss-This Things to Do in Costa Rica. Our trip was so great and chock-full of fun, I couldn’t possibly have written just one post about it! Mawamba Lodge picked my family and I up at … Continue reading

Hotel Review Mawamba Lodge in Tortuguero Costa Rica

Mawamba Lodge, in Tortuguero Costa Rica, was so awesome, I decided to dedicate a whole blog post to it. Even though the tour was three days and two nights long. Which gave me a great feel for the park and village. … Continue reading

Costa Rica Beaches – An Amazing Beach Surprise Punta Leona

Please sign up for my RSS feedand find me on twitter @marinavillatoro Punta Leona is a beach in the Central Pacific Region of Costa Rica that came as a huge surprise to me. It is probably the closest beach to … Continue reading

Skate Park Plus Lake Retreat Equals Paradise in Arenal Costa Rica

Please sign up for my RSS feedand find me on twitter @marinavillatoro My husband has many interests, and that is one of the reasons I love him. One of them is skateboarding. So I am constantly looking for places that … Continue reading

Hotel Banana Azul, Puerto Viejo

This is a beautiful 12 room hotel in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica and one of the 4 hotels that were recommended in the Conde Naste Traveler Magazine for their 20th anniversary. This hotel is also a only couples hotel. The … Continue reading

Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation & Inn, San Jose

Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation & Inn can be found in the middle of the cloud forest. The hotel offers two master suites and eleven junior suites. All of their rooms include a jacuzzi, a mini bar and private verandas … Continue reading

Adventure Inn Hotel, San Jose

Adventure Inn is a hotel located just minutes away from central San Jose, Costa Rica. From here you will be able to see the surrounding valley. It is also very close to many interesting places like museums, a zoo and … Continue reading

La Paz Waterfalls Gardens Peace Lodge, Costa Rica

The hotel is located in La Paz Waterfall Gardens Nature Park. In here every room has a jacuzzi a fireplace and showers. The hotel and rooms have great views of La Paz Valley. Amenities ˜ Jacuzzi tub ˜ Waterfalls shower … Continue reading

Arenas Del Mar Beach & Nature Resort, Manuel Antonio

This resort is situated right next to Manuel Antonio National Park on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. The hotel is very luxurious. The hotel offers guest rooms, apartments and suites with spectacular ocean views and two restaurants. Amenities Room … Continue reading

Hotel Costa Verde, Manuel Antonio

Hotel Costa Verde overlooks the Pacific beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park. It features two swimming pools with sundecks. The hotel also offers air conditioned studio and efficiency apartments with cable TV and a special group of 15 studios for … Continue reading

Hotel Fonda Vela, Monteverde

The Hotel Fonda Vela is located in Monteverde. On the Hotel’s property you will finda natural trail of about a kilometer. The hotel has nine buildings each with large windows with views of the forest. Amenities Hotel Fonda Vela has … Continue reading

Korrigan Lodge, Punta Uva, South Caribbean

Korrigan Lodge is located in Punta Uva near Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica. This is a small family jungle lodge. They offer four different and spacious bungalows scattered around the property. Amenities ˜ Private parking ˜ Cool, thatched roof lounge area … Continue reading