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EXPERT COSTA RICA TRAVEL PLANNERS
You can set firm dates on your Costa Rica vacation now!
If you were holding off planning your vacation due to uncertainty of Costa Rica open dates, you can put your mind at ease.
Travelers are welcome to Costa Rica as of Nov 1st, 2020.
Are you looking for the ultimate in travel to Costa Rica? Our team of local experts will design your custom vacation package. We do NOT sell cookie-cutter trips. Instead, we take the time to get to know your unique “travel personality”. Then we match you with a hand-picked selection of hotels, tours & transportation. The result is a tailor-made journey that will fit you like a glove.
We email you a detailed travel itinerary filled with info, pictures, and videos. Your Costa Rica travel agent will work with you to adjust your all-inclusive package until you are 100% satisfied. When you’re ready to book, we send reservations and payments to every single hotel and tour provider for you. This makes for a seamless, worry-free experience that allows you to relax & enjoy the journey.
Upon arrival to Costa Rica, we meet you at the airport and escort you to your transport. For guests arriving through San Jose, we offer a VIP meet & greet service which will help you navigate customs and escort you to your driver. From the minute you step off the plane, our friendly, bilingual drivers and tour guides will make you feel safe and completely at home during your holiday.
While you are in the country, our customer service team is on-call 24/7 throughout your stay. If you need a restaurant reservation, a travel tip or would like to make an adjustment to your trip, just give us a call. No other Costa Rica travel agency can match our commitment to guest happiness, and we have over 2 decades of satisfied clients to prove it.
Whether you are seeking a family getaway to a top Costa Rica all-inclusive resort, a luxury romantic honeymoon to a boutique hotel, or an adrenaline-filled expedition, we will craft a getaway that is right for you! With 20 years of local experience, you can trust our recommendations and the high-quality service we provide.
Why spend long hours trying to plan for yourself, stressed out by info overload? RELAX and let our agency handle the details. Our 100% local experts live, work and play right here. We have decades of experience that makes us uniquely suited to give you insider tips & tricks on the best places to visit. We will gladly answer your questions and make the travel planning process easy and enjoyable. Make this trip THE best escape you have ever had… You Deserve It!
Sure, you may find cheaper options, but for this adventure, go with THE BEST. We stand behind the quality of every single itinerary that we design & deliver. We are so confident that you will love your custom Costa Rica vacation, We Guarantee It!
The Best Hotels in Costa Rica—Your Picks
And by ‘your’, we mean our customers’ picks. Year after year, we collect feedback from our customers. We poll them to find out what experiences they loved, just liked, or didn’t really like. This list features the most sought-after lodging that we offer, sprinkled over five of the most popular destinations in the country.
The Westin Conchal Golf Resort and Spa, Guanacaste
The most popular name on this list by far is The Westin Conchal Golf Resort and Spa, a beachfront resort in Guanacaste. Popularity is partly due to its sheer size. The Westin has more than 400 rooms, a separate adult-only section, six on-site restaurants, and a stunning white-sand beach.
This resort features all-inclusive resort model that provides a good balance of what customers expect: Access to a great beach, good on-site dining options, and outstanding service. Guanacaste has recently enjoyed a few additional resort options, but the Westin still remains a fan favorite.
The Springs Resort and Spa, Arenal Volcano
This Arenal Volcano resort is a favorite among celebrities. Facing the magnificent Arenal Volcano, this luxury hotel features 17 spring-fed thermal pools and a wildlife sanctuary. Rock-climbing, river tubing, kayaking, horseback riding, are all accessible on-site as well. With many connecting suites, 2-, 3- or ultra luxury 5-bedroom villa options, it’s a family favorite.
This property is great for a romantic getaway too. Enjoy the view of the Arenal Volcano from your private balcony while lying in a comfy hammock. Sip tropical cocktails while relaxing by one of natural hot-spring-fed lagoons and pools.
Nayara Gardens & Nayara Springs Resorts, Arenal Volcano
The Nayara Resorts seem to be always one step ahead of the competition. A combination of luxury bungalows with volcano views, great dining, and unparalleled service brought this hotel into the spotlight. Recent accolades include Travel + Leisure’s Top 100 Hotels in the World. It’s also one of the Recommended Hotels in the Forbes Travel Guide. The most recent addition to the Nayara family are the luxurious Nayara Tented Camps, which just recently opened for the 2020 season. See these and other Arenal volcano resorts.
Los Sueños Resort and Marina, Herradura Bay & Jaco Beach
This resort features everything from 2 or 3-bedroom condos to some of the most luxurious villas in the country. Los Sueños is popular for its full-service marina, servicing luxury sport fishing boats and yachts. The waters of the Central Pacific offer world-class Costa Rica fishing year-round, making it a prime location for avid Costa Rica sport fishing enthusiasts. The project also features a championship golf course and a beach club. It’s conveniently located just over 1 hour from the San José International Airport. It’s also just minutes from the popular beach town of Jaco.
Villa Buena Onda, Coco Beach
This ultra-boutique, 8-bedroom secluded oasis has managed to pull off what many couldn’t: offer all-inclusive plans with no skimping on the service. Villa Buena Onda is an adults-only property. It can also be rented out entirely for family stays and group vacations. Either way, the cool vibe, great ocean views, and dining will get you in the right mood. If you don’t like crowds or long driving times, this hidden gem is under 30 minutes from the Liberia airport, yet just secluded enough to serve as a relaxing Costa Rica retreat.
Arenas del Mar Beach & Nature Resort, Manuel Antonio
Located in Manuel Antonio, this hotel is one of the best Costa Rica beachfront resorts. And it’s not just a beach hotel: it’s also surrounded by lush Costa Rican rainforest. Wildlife? Check. Beach? Check. Cocktails on said beach? Check. Exquisite dining? Check. Amazing spa? Check! Arenas del Mar sets the standard for small Manuel Antonio resorts. Immerse yourself in the Pura Vida luxury that you won’t find elsewhere.
Arenal Kioro Suites & Spa, Arenal Volcano
Kioro is built on the slopes of the towering Arenal Volcano. It features the best views of this impressive giant from just about everywhere on the property. Relax in the natural volcanic thermal springs and explore the extensive gardens—a treat in themselves. Each room faces the volcano and comes with its own Jacuzzi.
Andaz Costa Rica Resort in Papagayo Peninsula, Guanacaste
Hyatt’s luxury lifestyle brand, Andaz, opened the doors of its unique Costa Rica resort several years ago. A swanky and cool vibe will make you feel at home as soon as you enter the gates. This Papagayo bay resort features 153 thoughtfully appointed guest rooms. It offers complimentary water sports on two Costa Rica beaches, as well as separate sections for adults and a kid-friendly pool. There are a variety of dining options in three restaurants: with live music, mixology, and even custom designed ceviche!
Si Como No Resort and Wildlife Refuge, Manuel Antonio
A pioneer of Costa Rican eco resorts, Si Como No features stunning scenery, amazing wildlife, and genuinely warm, Costa Rican service. Guests are bound to see sloths, playful monkeys, lizards, and exotic birds right on the grounds. The charming guest rooms have rustic, wooden accents and comfortable modern amenities. Located in the heart of Manuel Antonio, it sits on the hillside, blending seamlessly into the jungle and overlooking the blue waters of the Pacific.
Cala Luna Hotel, Tamarindo
Cala Luna is found just outside of the popular Tamarindo Beach, on the North Pacific coast of Costa Rica. This charming boutique hotel is a gem among small Costa Rican hotels. The Guanacaste region is well known for come of Costa Rica’s best beaches, year-round sunshine, and a stunning tropical dry forest setting where you can spot monkeys, birds, and iguanas. The hotel is surrounded by lush gardens and offers laid-back luxury with fantastic personal service.