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  • Blue Surf Sanctuary North Santa Teresa, Puntarenas 4 rooms from £98

    Families  -  The bungalows sleep between 3 - 5 while kids will love the pool, spacious garden, and access to the beach
    Beach Life  -  Just a stroll away from white sand beaches that host the best variety of surf and breathtaking sunsets
    Active Holiday  -  The hotel offers a Surf & Yoga package, perfect for those who want an active holiday
    Great walks  -  Hike throuhg Cabo Blanco National Park or Curu Wildlife Refuge and spot wildlife and tropical plants along the way
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    A small boutique hotel tucked away in the forest yet just a stroll from Santa Teresa's beaches. A handful of bungalows are spacious and simply styled with exposed beams, private terraces, and hanging day beds. With surf and yoga at the forefront of this property, this is ideal for an active break. See More

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  • Clandestino Beach Resort Parrita, Puntarenas 12 rooms from £112

    Active Holiday  -  From watersports to jungle treks there are numerous activities to keep all entertained.
    Surfing  -  Excellent waves for both amatures and professional surfers alike.
    Secluded setting  -  For escaping.
    Romantic  -  Good for couples.
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    An ocean front resort tucked in the Costa Rican rainforest. Spacious rooms have an organic feel with natural hues and materials being used. Dine in the romantic restaurant specialising in seafood. Spend days exploring the rainforest or lounging on the white sand beach. A tropical haven. See More

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  • Ylang Ylang Beach Resort Montezuma, Puntarenas 21 rooms from £152

    Restaurant  -  The food served is chiefly organic, fresh and local. Amazing fish plus vegetarian, vegan, gluten free all available.
    Great walks  -  Take the 35 min hike to the 3 tier Montezuma Waterfall and enjoy a refreshing swim when you get there.
    Surfing  -  Costa Rica's Pacific coast is great for surfing. Lessons can be arranged locally
    Spa  -  Offering a wide range of massages, facials and body treatments.
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    A charming, laid back, beach front resort that caters for both families and couples. Rustic chic rooms and bungalows with either rainforest or beach views and all with private terrace or balcony. There's a small pool, spa, and daily yoga lessons. Plus restaurant championing local organic fare. See More

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  • Mint Santa Teresa Santa Teresa Beach, Puntarenas 5 rooms from £172

    Hideaway  -  Set back in the jungle and with wonderfully secluded rooms allowing guests to take in the views, this is an idyllic hideaway
    Boutique  -  Expect chic modern design with locally sourced wooden furniture and art from Costa Rican artists at this boutique stay
    Beach Life  -  Set just a 500m walk from the nearest beach, the whole property boasts ocean views and there's great surfing too
    Groups  -  With just five rooms and stunning communal spaces, this would make a very hip base for a group getaway
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    A very stylish boutique hotel set amidst the jungle with spectacular ocean views. Each of the five rooms are sleek, spacious, and very airy. Expect sharp lines, locally crafted furniture and art, and epic views from your bed. With an infinity pool and the beach a stroll away, this is a hip stay. See More

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  • Luna Lodge Carate, Puntarenas 16 rooms from £172

    Back to Nature  -  Set amidst the jungle revel in utter tranquility.
    Surfing  -  Surfing available at the nearby Carate Beach.
    Restrictions on children  -  Children over 5yrs are welcome.
    Remote  -  Off the beaten track.
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    A secluded property set in lush jungle and just minutes from the beach. A variety of accommodation suits all budgets. Find organic design, luxury bathrooms and oh-so comfy beds. From yoga classes to jungle safaris there's numerous activities to keep all entertained. A glorious hideaway. See More

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  • Gaia Hotel and Reserve Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas 20 rooms from £192

    Back to Nature  -  Boasting its own nature reserve and right next to Manuel Antonio National Park.
    Honeymoons  -  A grown up hotel in a secluded location. Ideal for spending time together.
    Sailing  -  Head out to sea and search for dolphin and whales.
    Restrictions on children  -  Adult only.
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    Recommended by  -  I Escape

    An adult-only hilltop hotel nestled amongst its own nature reserve. Contemporary rooms feature polished wooden floors, crisp white linen and local artefacts. An infinity pool sat seemingly perilously overlooking the forest boasts spectacular views. The perfect spot to get back to nature. See More

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  • Hotel Three Sixty Puntarenas 12 rooms from £230

    Active Holiday  -  For those who want to keep busy there are a wide range of activities including horse riding, fishing, hiking, and snorkelling
    Romantic Break  -  An adult-only property offering spellbinding views, a gourment restaurant, and a spa — perfect couples' getaway material
    Hideaway  -  A tranquil hideaway with epic views of the surrounding nature, perfect for a rejuvenating escape
    Views  -  This property is all about the spectacular views with panoramic jungle views from all angles
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    Recommended by  -  Small Luxury Hotels

    A luxurious adults-only hotel with fabulous panoramic views of rainforest & ocean. Smartly styled villas offer plenty of privacy while luxe touches include Egyptian cotton sheets, private terraces, and king size beds. There's a spa, wrap-around infinity pool, and gourmet dining — ideal for couples. See More

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  • Los Altos Resort QUEPOS, Puntarenas 27 rooms from £253

    Beach Life  -  With its own stretch of secluded white sands backed by thick rainforest, this is the perfect beach destination
    Total relaxation  -  With its noteworthy spa, yoga classes, and rainforest setting — this is the perfect place to come and unwind
    Great walks  -  Manuel Antonio National Park is just a five minute drive away and has miles of scenic nature trails
    Families  -  The enormous suites come with lounging space and kitchens, ideal for families
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    A luxurious hotel set within the rainforest and boasting a private and secluded white sand beach. Spacious rooms and enormous suites are contemporary and chic with expansive windows, sharp lines, and modern art. With a standout spa, gourmet dining, and private chef experiences, this is a luxe stay. See More

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  • Latitude 10 Puntarenas 6 rooms from £255

    Honeymoons  -  A beach retreat surrounded by nature. Ideal for romantic getaways.
    Surfing  -  Hire a surf board from the hotel and hit the waves. For those in need there's an instructor on call.
    Swimming Pool  -  Outdoor pool.
    Remote  -  Off the beaten track.
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    Recommended by  -  Mr & Mrs Smith, I Escape

    An exclusive hideaway with easy access to stunning white sand beaches and nature reserves teaming with wildlife. Secluded Balinese style villas create a tropical feel and boast luxurious open air bathrooms. Dine on superb light and healthy produce made using the freshest produce. A romantic haven. See More

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  • Casa Chameleon Mal Pais, Puntarenas 10 rooms from £269

    Hideaway  -  An exclusive, adult-only, hotel tucked away in the mountainside.
    Surfing  -  Hit the waves at the surf-destination of Santa Teresa.
    Great walks  -  Take long strolls along the stunning coastline.
    Secluded setting  -  For escaping.
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    A luxurious hideaway comprising of just 10 stunning villas. With nature taken as inspiration airy rooms feature plenty of wood set against organic hues. Luxury is taken seriously here with each villa housing a plunge pool and service is efficient and friendly. The restaurant is superb too. Fabulous. See More

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  • Florblanca Puntarenas 11 rooms from £312

    Surfing  -  Classes are available and the hotel will provide you with surf boards.
    Beach Life  -  Live the laid backed life on a white sand beach with great surf.
    Secluded setting  -  For escaping.
    Remote  -  Off the beaten track.
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    Recommended by  -  I Escape

    A glorious resort nestled amidst the forest and opening out onto a secluded white sand beach perfectly primed for surfers. Wonderfully romantic rooms feature polished wooden floors and shutters, white muslin draped beds and large terraces. A tranquil tropical hideaway. See More

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  • Makanda by the Sea Quepos, Puntarenas 9 rooms from £312

    Back to Nature  -  A design masterpiece in the depths of the tropical Costa Rican jungle.
    Fishing  -  Nearby Quepos is well-known for inland angling.
    Restrictions on children  -  Adult only.
    Views  -  Great views from hotel
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    An impeccably designed jungle property boasting fantastic views over the surrounding canopy. Individually designed rooms are contemporary in style with plenty of glass, uber luxurious bathrooms and endless space. Dine in the romantic outdoor restaurant and unwind over a massage in the spa. Bliss. See More

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  • Playa Cativo Esquinas, Puntarenas from £328

    Back to Nature  -  Located in the Costa Rican rainforest and bordering a white sand beach.
    Restaurant  -  Gourmet dining with many ingredients sourced from the property's own farm
    Kayaking  -  Enjoy a days kayaking on the Rio Esquinas through mangroves to the ocean.
    Views  -  The property enjoys wonderful views both of the rainforest and the ocean
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    A luxury eco lodge boasting an enviable position on the Costa Rican coast and backed by lush rainforest. Contemporary rooms have an organic feel with plenty of wood and windows framing spectacular views. Enjoy farm to table dining an indulgent spa and tranquil pool. A nature lovers dream. See More

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  • Nantipa Santa Teresa Beach, Puntarenas 21 rooms from £340

    Beach Life  -  Set on a secluded stretch of white sand beach complete with loungers and oversized pillows for serious relaxation
    Total relaxation  -  Esconced in nature and boasting a lovely pool and wellness centre, this is a destination to come and unwind
    Families  -  Much of the accommodation is specifically designed for families with multiple bedrooms and lounging areas
    Surfing  -  Surfing is the area's favourite pastime. Guests can take two hour lessons with all equipment provided
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    Recommended by  -  Small Luxury Hotels, Mr & Mrs Smith

    A chic boutique hideaway set right on the beach in Santa Teresa. Bungalows & villas have been craftily designed so as not to disturb the natural habitat. However, interiors are modern with sharp lines, swathes of glass, and little luxuries such as Netflix. A stylish stay suited to groups & families. See More

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  • Lapa Rios Ecolodge Puerto Jiménez, Puntarenas 17 rooms from £382

    Hideaway  -  Hidden in the depths of the rainforest find utter tranquility, access to stunning beaches and superb food.
    Birdwatching  -  Boasting a unique location on a migration corridor; this is a birdwatchers haven.
    Sailing  -  Search for dolphins, stingrays and turtles on one of the hotel's tours.
    Surfing  -  The two beaches within walking distance have perfect waves for surfing.
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    Recommended by  -  I Escape, Tablet

    A secluded eco lodge surrounded by rainforest and just a short walk from beautiful white sand beaches. Romantic thatched cabins have three open walls bringing you close to nature, large terraces and luxurious bathrooms. Exemplary cuisine makes use of produce from the surrounds. A glorious escape. See More

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  • Hotel Arenas del Mar Puntarenas 38 rooms from £398

    Beach Life  -  Boasting spectacular ocean views and easy access to a beautiful stretch of white sand beach
    Great walks  -  Wander through the rainforests of Manuel Antonio National Park
    Surfing  -  Find perfect waves for surfing on the nearby beaches
    Kayaking  -  Kayak through the surrounding unexplored mangroves
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    A luxury hotel offering a spectacular cliff-top location and glorious ocean views. Minimalist interiors draw focus to the beautiful natural surrounds. Set beside Manuel Antonio National Park and just minutes from the beach, there's plenty to explore. See More

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  • Kura Design Villas Uvita 6 rooms from £521

    Eco break  -  Kurta uses drip technology to water the lush gardens, relies on solar power and harvests local ingredients for the restaurant.
    Total relaxation  -  Lounge by the salt water infinity pool with a cocktail or indulge in the spas menu of wraps, scrubs and massages.
    Diving  -  Experienced divers head straight for Isla del Cano where you can swim with manta rays, turtles, dolphins and tropical fish.
    Birdwatching  -  Set in the stunning Caño Island Biological Reserve and every room is supplied with binoculars for viewing local wildlife.
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    Recommended by  -  Mr & Mrs Smith

    A sublime hilltop paradise with private villas and bedrooms offering gorgeous views to the South Pacific. A tropical hideaway with a sparkling infinity pool and small spa. Bedrooms have private balconies and the restaurant offers Costa Rican fusion cuisine. Romantic, remote and relaxing. See More

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  • Drake Bay Getaway Puntarenas 10 rooms from £507

    Other Activities  -  Various wilderness adventure experiences are available, including mangrove tours, kayaking and whale watching
    Honeymoons  -  The hotel offers all inclusive, personalized honeymoon packages, which include massages and adventure tours
    Birdwatching  -  The hotel offers birdwatching tours in the famous Corcovado National Park
    Back to Nature  -  The hotel is surrounded by jungle, national parks and the Pacific Ocean
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    Eco-luxury hotel overlooking the Pacific Ocean and the Drake Bay Jungle. Each modern cabin boasts a private balcony and has an eco-friendly design and structure. The resort offers wellness and relaxation as well as wildlife adventure tours. The restaurant uses the best local fish, fruit and veg. See More

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  • Cielo Lodge Golfito, Puntarenas 8 rooms from £640

    Active Holiday  -  Included in the price are a wide range of activities from whale watching to guided rainforest hikes and cookery classes
    Eco break  -  Amongst other accolades the hotel is is completely off-grid, powered by solar panels and a small micro-hydro system
    Romantic Break  -  Secluded villas boast private terraces with fabulous views and outdoor showers — the perfect romantic base
    Back to Nature  -  Set on a 380 acre private reserve of primary and secondary rainforest, this is a true escape to nature
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    A contemporary eco-lodge boasting a spectacular setting within a 380-acre private reserve of primary and secondary rainforest. Indulgent suites are simply styled drawing attention to the surrounding nature. Each has a private terrace and outdoor shower. A tranquil hideaway for nature lovers. See More

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