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Costa Rica Resorts: Luxury Resort Lodging
Some resorts offer all-inclusive resort options, king beds, private villas and special amenities muy rico that are unavailable in a hotel for a beachfront room in Flamingo or Tamarindo, or other towns along Costa Rica's Gold Coast and the Gulf of Papagayo.
Playas del Coco, Cahuita, Puntarenas, Drake Bay -- luxurious resorts abound in these exclusive vacation...
Costa Rica Hotels: San Jose and the Beaches
Near San Jose Airport.
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Hotels on the Pacific and Caribbean beaches of Costa Rica offer a variety of options for your tropical vacation.
Stretched out on a king bed in a luxury room on a strand of golden beach, or in a hillside hotel surrounded by rainforest or cloud forest, you will relax like nowhere else.
This column reviews hotels in San...
Hotels: Manuel Antonio & Quepos Costa Rica
The wide range of Manuel Antonio hotels, are close to surfing and swimming beaches in Costa Rica. Manual Antonio hotels are also close to the National Park with it seven exotic beaches.
But even the public beach here qualifies as exotic.
Manuel Antonio and Quepos Hotels
The languid setting of lodging here gives you a perfect view of the gold and red sunset from...
Hotels in Quepos Costa Rica
Hotels in Quepos, Costa Rica, range in quality and price from the Best Western Kamuk to the Sanchez. There are only a few true hotels in downtown Quepos.
All the others in the area are up the hill in Manuel Antonio. Cabinas and other budget lodging is the mainstay of downtown innkeepers.
The Kamuk gets a refreshing sea breeze, as the Pacific is across the street....
Hotels in Guanacaste Costa Rica
Beachfront hotels in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, represent some of the best vacation values in Costa Rica.
Guanacaste hotels, resorts, luxury suites and villas will make your tropical vacation a memorable one.
You'll find fishing, surfing, beaches -- all the tours, sportfishing, diving and eco-type tourism attractions you can stand are close by.
Jaco Beach Hotels and Resorts: Overview
From the north end of the beach to the south, hotels in Jaco - Costa Rica's most popular beach town - are strung along the sand like iridescent pearls.
Ranging from small cabinas to luxury resorts, few are more than two stories high. And unlike in Mexico, there are no high-rises.
Jaco Hotels with an Ocean View
Most hotels in Jaco are on the beach or a short...
Hotels in Jaco Beach
On the north end of Jaco Beach, hotels include a Best Western, the Copacabana and several affiliated with major chains.
On the south end, a good choice for families as well as couples and singles is the Mar Paraiso.
You won't find as many bars and restaurants on the south end, though the multitude of options farther north are only minutes away by car or taxi....
Beach Hotels in Costa Rica
Costa Rica beach hotels and resorts line the Pacific and Caribbean coasts. Fit for a king is how some visitors have described the accommodations, especially those with king or queen beds and all-inclusive packages.
Whether you stay in Costa Rican resorts or hotels on the beach in Manuel Antonio or Flamingo, Jaco or Tamarindo, you will find a lovely oceanview...
Jaco Beach, Costa Rica
On the mid-Pacific coast, Jaco is the nearest beach from San Jose (Puntarenas does not count, as it is polluted.) Jaco is as popular with the locals as with tourists, so plan ahead for weekends and major holidays.
There is plenty to do in town and on the curving stretch of sand. Surfing, fishing, swimming and canopy tours are all nearby. Nonstop nightlife and a...
Costa Rica Beach Hotels and Resorts
Costa Rica beach hotels and resorts in Playas Coco, Flamingo and Tamarindo in Guanacaste on the north Pacific coast are the setting of the newest luxury Costa Rica beach hotels and resorts here. Papagayo in particular is experiencing a boom in luxury resorts and hotels.
This is also the area to go if you want an all-inclusive vacation, as the majority of...
Costa Rica Beaches and Beach Hotels
The beaches of Costa Rica vary immensely on both coasts. Costa Rica beaches, or playas as they are called in Spanish, range from the dazzling white sands of Flamingo to black sands of Nicoya.
On the north Pacific coast, Guanacaste province boasts the greatest number of Costa Rican beachfront hotels.
Manuel Antonio, Jaco and Nicoya are closer to San Jose than...
Cheap Hotels on Costa Rica's Central Pacific
To find cheap Costa Rica hotels on the central Pacific coast, the first thing to do is plan your trip for low season. In Costa Rica, many cheap or at least budget hotels, are much easier to find from April through November (low season, or rainy season) than during high season. Especially on the central Pacific side. A good place to begin your quest is near the bus...
Havin' Fun at Playa Flamingo
Playa Flamingo in Guanacaste, Costa Rica Playa Flamingo, with some of the top hotels, resorts, bars, casinos and nightclubs on Guanacaste's "Gold Coast," offers a rich variety of fun things to do on vacation. Your hotel or resort can help you book a tour or fishing boat. And check the news for the any new updates about Playa Flamingo at Costa Rica news.
El Jardin, Playa Coco
In February of 2005 I stayed three nights at El Jardin in Coco, Costa Rica. Upon arrival, I learned that it had changed hands two months before.
The previous owner had leased it to a man and a woman. They have made some changes. She is European and a chain smoker, so they now draw a very European crowd, also one that smokes heavily.
Additionally, they have...
Guanacaste Costa Rica Hotels
All the hotels and resorts in Guanacaste offer a world of vacation fun in this province on the northwest Pacific coast, just south of Nicaragua.
From Guanacaste beach hotels Flamingo, Coco and Tamarindo, you can golf, go fishing or surfing, take nature hikes and visit live volcanoes and geysers This area also boasts the most all-inclusive package deals in Costa...
Hotels in Jaco Beach, Costa Rica
Hotels in Jaco Beach, Costa Rica, are centrally located on the Pacific coast, making it possible to take day trips to Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas and other fun spots in Costa Rica.
Hotels here run the gamut, from luxurious resorts to economical cabinas. The farther from the beach, the cheaper the hotel is the general rule.
A variety of hotels of Jaco run along the...