Hotel Alta Las Palomas
Upscale and sophisticated, Alta Las Palomas overlooks the sprawling mountains and volcanoes of Costa Rica's Central Valley, and basks in the high life. Alta's terra-cotta roofs and tall ceilings create a timeless European charm, and handcrafted furnishings, atmospheric pendant lamps, fresh flowers, soothing color schemes, and luxurious bedding create peaceful, relaxing rooms. Local organic farmers supply the ingredients for La Luz Restaurant & Bar (rated one of the best restaurants in San Jose) and the excellent menu features international, Mediterranean, and local flavors. Winner of Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence. See full description from Hotel Alta Las Palomas
Xandari Resort & Spa
Art and architecture are highlights of the Xandari experience with 24 spacious villas nestled on a 40-acre plantation surrounded by lush gardens and terraces with spectacular day and night views of Costa Rica's majestic Central Valley. Each unique villa has bright, tropical colors and contemporary designs and our private forest reserve includes five natural waterfalls and 2.5 miles of trails that are excellent for hiking, birding, and communion with nature. Enjoy our yoga studio and three pools - each with a unique view of surrounding coffee plantations, and relax with a wide range of natural treatments at our Spa Village. Winner of Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence
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Volcano Lodge & Springs Hotel
Winner of Trip Advisor's highest honor, the Travelers' Choice Award
, Volcano Lodge & Springs is surrounded by lush gardens and reflects the beauty and nature of Costa Rica's Northern Zone. The amazing grounds, gardens, pool, spa, and hot springs allow guests to relax in comfort and the open-air Sura Bar & Bistro serves delicious international and local cuisine. Superior Rooms combine modern and rustic designs with wide-open internal and exterior spaces, and the property provides marvelous panoramic views of Arenal Volcano. See full description from Volcano Lodge & Springs
Rio Celeste Hideaway
Rio Celeste Hideaway is a small resort-style and ecologically-oriented hotel that provides a truly unique rainforest experience. Located next to Tenorio Volcano National Park (where the amazing Rio Celeste gains its turquoise color), Rio Celeste Hideaway provides comfort, a wonderful restaurant, spa treatments, and fine amenities surrounded by an untouched natural paradise. Be prepared to experience a lush tropical rainforest, complete with vegetation and animal variety that makes it unique. Bring your hiking shoes and adventurous disposition and hike through the park and our own mile-long paths along the majestic river. Each one of our 26 spacious casitas (bungalows) provides an exclusive retreat in which guests can relax amidst the breathtaking rainforest. Winner of Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence. See full description from Rio Celeste Hideaway.
Authentically Costa Rican and located at the foot of the active Rincón de la Vieja volcano, Hacienda Guachipelin is a unique eco-tourism destination featuring 64 ranch-style rooms, beautiful handcrafted Guanacaste hardwood furniture, and comfortable details that allow you to relax amid the sounds of nature. Outfitted with current amenities, our century-old working ranch covers 3,400 acres, and is the winner of the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence. Recharge with a rejuvenating massage in our spa, take a dip in the refreshing pool, enjoy drinks in the full bar, and dine in our expansive restaurant serving authentic Costa Rican cuisine. See full description from Hacienda Guachipelin.
Parador Resort & Spa
One of Costa Rica’s most prestigious eco-hotels and winner of the highly-coveted Trip Advisor's Travelers' Choice Award, Parador Resort & Spa is the epitome of responsible luxury. The resort is surrounded by twelve acres of wildlife-rich tropical rainforest with panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and Manuel Antonio National Park. Our mission is to exceed the expectation of our knowledgeable and demanding customers in an atmosphere of leisure and adventure, strengthening harmony between the Hotel Parador family, nature, and social development. See full description from Parador Resort & Spa.