Costa Rica Luxury Hotels
Costa Rica has been at the leading edge of eco-tourism for many years, long before the phrase was fashionable. It has a wealth of natural riches including the rainforest, national parks, more butterfly species than in the whole of Africa and over 800 species of birds. From quiet retreats to all-inclusive resorts, Costa Rica has a choice of luxury accommodation to suit your needs.
Surfers love the Pacific beaches and snowbirds love the winter sunshine. International Living lists Costa Rica as one of the best places in the world to retire, because of its high quality of life, good healthcare and low cost of living, although that is rising. Medical tourists visit Costa Rica for affordable private medical treatment, and conventions and weddings are on the increase, due to the excellent hotel facilities and superb service offered here.
Whatever your reason for visiting the beautiful country of Costa Rica, there is a perfect place for you to stay. Checkout the luxury hotels below, and make your next trip a truly memorable one.
Four Seasons, Peninsula Papagayo
This luxury five-star hotel in the northwest of Costa Rica offers perfect pampering so typical of the Four Seasons group, in a secluded rainforest setting. It is ideally situated on the beach for swimming and snorkeling and for exploring other natural treasures including the Volcano National Park and the Monteverde Forest Reserve. It is an ideal choice for weddings and honeymoons.
Gaia Hotel and Reserve
Guests will love the privacy and quiet calm of this luxury boutique hotel on the Pacific coast. A member of the “Small Luxury hotels of the World” group with just 20 rooms, this adult-only resort is a tropical hideaway, close to Manuel Antonio. Modern amenities and sterling service make this an oasis of calm, set in a rainforest reserve which is home to many birds, native orchids and wildlife.
Real Intercontinental Hotel
Situated in the bustling shopping district of Escazu, this wonderful hotel pushes the boundaries of 5-star excellence. The Real Intercontinental Hotel has 372 deluxe guest rooms and 17 suites and is ideally situated for business in nearby San Jose city, or for exploring Costa Rica’s natural treasures. The hotel boasts the largest urban Spa in Central America as well as a fitness room and several fine restaurants. Business conventions and weddings are expertly catered for in the excellent facilities.
Marriott Los Suenos
Once again the Marriott surpasses all expectations with the de-luxe Los Suenos Hotel. Perfectly positioned overlooking Herradura marina on the Pacific coast, this luxury resort is tucked away in 1100 acres of rainforest. The resort includes La Iguana 18-hole golf course, a series of swimming pools and a host of activities to make your stay complete.
Paradisus Playa Conchal Resort
Offering all-inclusive luxury, this five-star resort is considered one of the best in Costa Rica. From the championship Reserva Conchal Golf Course to the exquisite dining options, this luxury resort will meet all your needs. There are several national parks and natural attractions nearby, offering a taste of the real Costa Rica. Weddings and business meetings are also expertly catered for.
Punta Islita Hotel
Highly acclaimed by Conde Nast as a top Central American resort, the Punta Islita overlooks the Pacific coastline from its rainforest location on the Nicoya Peninsula. The resort is a collection of individual rooms, villas and casitas arranged around the infinity pool. Each deluxe room has a private terrace with a gently swaying hammock for total relaxation. Five-star pampering, luxury amenities and sterling service make this a very special place to stay.