If you are planning a luxury vacation to Costa Rica, we know that you have good taste and want a memorable vacation. Be sure to enjoy luxury accommodations in Costa Rica. There is nothing like that blissful sensation when you sink your toes into the fine sand with a cold beverage in your hand. Costa Rica was named the happiest and most sustainable country in the world in 2016.
There is a famous saying in Costa Rica “pura vida” which means pure life. You can literally pick up on the pure life vibe in many luxurious places in this country. It’s actually the 129 the smallest country in the world. The country has 800 miles of coastline that is purely magnificent. Of course, this guide will help you find the most extravagant beaches and places to enjoy the best vacation of your life. We hope you enjoy these luxury accommodations in Costa Rica.
Over 5% of the entire world’s bio-diversity is packed into this tiny country. When you visit Manuel Antonio National Park (photo above), you really feel the embrace of all that bio-diversity. There are 184 species of birds and 109 species of mammals in Manuel Antonio Park alone. The flora and fauna that surrounds the white sand beaches and crystal blue Pacific waters along with the monkeys and sloths is truly priceless in this luxurious world. There are several luxury resorts surrounding Manuel Antonio.
The Makanda by the Sea, Gaia Hotel and Reserve, The Preserve at Los Altos and Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort are all fantastic options. However, if you want to really experience what it’s like to live extravagantly in Costa Rica you are best to rent a luxury home or villa. Some of the most expensive and deluxe homes lie within Manuel Antonio. Of course, there is also a marina close by to hop on the yacht for a cruise or enjoy some of the best fishing in the world.
Los Suenos Resort and Marina
Inside Los Suenos which translates to the dreams you will find a Marriot along with some classy options that will make you drop your jaw when you say “pura vida”. Golf along the Pacific Coast in a lush green heavenly environment. The marina docks some of the most expensive boats in the country for you to enjoy sumptuous relaxation or the adrenaline when a monster tuna hits the line. There are fine dining
options with marina views but if you want to truly treat yourself then you can hire a personal chef.
There is no dull moment when vacationing in Costa Rica. But if you ever get bored while staying at the Los Suenos Resort, simply take the short trip into Jaco. Once there, you will find an array of adventure tours and great dining. Try your luck at Las Vegas style Croc’s Casino and Resort and spend a night in the penthouse suite. Jaco is one of the best places to party in Costa Rica for the wild ones.
All along the Pacific Coast around Manuel Antonio and Jaco, there are some great options to rest if you want to tour around to different hotels. North of Los Suenos you can find Villa Caletas, a luxury resort that is known for weddings, fine dining and one of the best sunset views in Costa Rica. To the south of Jaco you can find numerous options for rental properties and hotels along the beach. If you enjoy luxury food then make reservations at the Permaculture Country Club to enjoy some amazing organic food and ocean view properties.
Arenal Volcano Area
The town La Fortuna is home to recently active Arenal Volcano. La Fortuna translates to the fortune and you certainly feel fortunate when you bask in the hot springs and breathe the fresh mountain air. The area is a hotbed for hot springs and this will be your favorite activity here along with the pampering at the spas. Tabacon Hotel and Nayara Resort, Spa and Gardens have phenomenal views of the Volcano that once glowed at night.