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          Puntarenas Hotels

            33 Hotels Found
            1. Pranamar Villas and Yoga Retreat
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Beachfront
              • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              This intimate, Balinese-inspired resort has 10 villas (one- and two-bedrooms) on the north edge of Santa Teresa. It's no wonder that Pranamar specializes in yoga and surfing -- it has, arguably, the best yoga studio in town (with daily classes), and is within walking distance of some of the area's a…
            2. Casa Chameleon Hotel Mal Pais
              Mal Pais, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Adults-Only
              • Boutique
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              This off-the-radar getaway for couples may not be on the beach, but those seeking secluded luxury will love the location high up in the hills, neighbor-free. Six stylish villas -- all stand-alone and individually decorated -- have private pools with flora, fauna, and ocean views beyond. Most of the…
            3. Florblanca Resort
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Beachfront
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              This boutique beachfront resort in Santa Teresa with 11 standalone villas epitomizes laid-back luxury. Designed for privacy and a connection with nature, the one- and two-bedroom options (and three-bedroom Surf House) have spacious open-air living areas and bathrooms. Health nuts will be spoilt for…
            4. Horizon Ocean View Hotel and Yoga Center
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Asia meets Costa Rica at this small, upper-mid-range hotel run by an Israeli couple, Gali and Yoav. The walk-up setting (good for the glutes!) offers stunning Pacific Ocean views from the tea house, where healthy fare is served from the organic garden. Above here, with even better views, is the yoga…
            5. Ylang Ylang Beach Resort
              Montezuma, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • All-Inclusive
              • Beachfront
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Off-the-beaten-track and oozing Tican charm, this 22-room hotel is situated at the end of a scenic beach, within walking distance of Montezuma -- an area popular with surfers and dreadlocked expats. The property stretches across a lush rainforest nature preserve, where monkeys and exotic birds are a…
            6. Casa MarBella
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Romantic
              • Value
              An avid surfer and his wife (both American) opened this mid-range boutique property in 2007 to capitalize on stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Six Standard Rooms and Suites wrap around an infinity pool, while two enormous three-bedroom Condos are great for families or groups. Units have kitchens…
            7. Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific - Costa Rica
              El Roble, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • All-Inclusive
              • Beachfront
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Party
              • Value
              Doubletree Resort by Hilton, Central Pacific is an upper-middle-range all-inclusive property on the coast of Puntarenas province. With its restaurants and bars, fitness and spa facilities, big pools, outdoor activities, beach access, and kid-friendly amenities, it checks all the mega-resort boxes, a…
            8. Hotel Vista de Olas
              Mal Pais, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              This small, mid-range hotel, more like a home-away-from-home, has five villas on a hillside, where the highlight is an infinity pool (said to be the first in Nicoya Peninsula) from which guests can watch surfers in the distance. Owned and operated by a lovable, eccentric family of four, along with a…
            9. Barcelo Tambor Beach
              Tambor, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • All-Inclusive
              • Beachfront
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Value
              Barcelo's three-pearl, all-inclusive resort is the biggest hotel option in southern Nicoya Peninsula. Renovated in 2012, its 402 rooms stretch far and wide over manicured grounds for easy access to a remote beach with dark volcanic sand, great for swimming and sunrises. Three room types have with as…
            10. Latitude 10 Beachfront Resort
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Beachfront
              • Boutique
              • Romantic
              Latitude 10 Beachfront Resort is a three-pearl oceanfront property along a quiet stretch of Santa Teresa’s gorgeous surfer beach. It’s five casitas and one guest room are rustic, and include amazing open-air bathrooms. Keep in mind that while the villas all have private balconies, they aren’t and no…
            11. Hotel Buenos Aires
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Value
              This budget-friendly eight-room hotel overlooking the Pacific Ocean was opened in 2001 by an Argentinian couple who keeps the place clean and simple (they also live on-site). The picturesque lawn -- great for sunsets -- is located above surfer town Santa Teresa, and guests stay in shape by hoofing a…
            12. Hotel Villa Roca
              Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Party
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Hotel Villa Roca is the place in Manuel Antonio for the LGBT set. Rates are competitive at this small, mid-range property, and the location is convenient for walking to restaurants and bars in the area (though it is a 40-minute trek to Manuel Antonio National Park -- most will prefer to take a bland…
            13. Funky Monkey Lodge
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Value
              Funky Monkey Lodge is a two-and-a-half-pearl yoga-focused hotel set on a tranquil Santa Teresa hillside. Its 10 units are a mix of suites, bungalows, apartments, and dorms with safes, refrigerators, and fans. The posher rooms have air-conditioning, ocean views, flat-screen TVs, and kitchenettes, are…
            14. Hotel Tropico Latino
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Beachfront
              • Boutique
              • Romantic
              Hotel Tropico Latino is a three-pearl oceanfront hotel on the south side of Santa Teresa, a tranquil (and dusty) Costa Rican surf and yoga town. The hotel’s 20 air-conditioned rooms (some with ocean views) are a mix of modern, clean-lined hotel rooms with flat-screen TVs and comfortably rustic with…
            15. Tango Mar Beachfront Boutique Hotel & Villas
              Tambor, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Beachfront
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              This small hotel is not so small considering it takes up over 100 acres of space on the jaw-dropping, remote coast of Nicoya Peninsula. Owned by an energetic and omnipresent Belgian and her attentive staff, the place ticks like a well-oiled European machine. Most of the 43 minimalist rooms and three…
            16. Kalapiti Luxury Jungle Suites
              Montezuma, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              Kalapiti Luxury Jungle Suites is a three-and-a-half pearl boutique hotel surrounded by lush gardens, a nine-minute drive from Montezuma. There are only two suites, both are infused with Moroccan elements like arched doorways, Arabian windows, and baby-blue paint-washed walls. Expect king or twin of…
            17. Canaima Chill House
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Romantic
              Canaima Chill House is a three-pearl boutique hotel in the jungle-filled hills above Santa Teresa. Its eight air-conditioned rooms are a mix of suites and lofts with kitchenettes, stone-walled showers, and private balconies or patios. Canaima’s romantic pool is covered by a lush canopy and there’s a…
            18. Puerto Azul Hotel & Club Nautico
              Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Value
              Puerto Azul Hotel & Club Nautico is a modern three-pearl hotel with 62 rooms that's a 10-minute drive from downtown Puntarenas and its cruise terminal. The list of amenities includes two pools and a poolside restaurant/bar that serves a free hot breakfast. Travelers arriving by boat will also find a…
            19. Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant is a three-pearl Zen-infused hotel across the street from gorgeous Santa Teresa Beach. Its 11 air-conditioned rooms, Lodges, and stand-alone House are modern, with rustic touches like live-edge furniture, plus air-conditioning and rainfall showers. The restaurant tasty…
            20. Hotel El Jardin
              Montezuma, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Value
              Hotel El Jardin is a basic two-pearl hotel just a one-minute walk from Montezuma Beach. The hotel’s 14 rooms and two bungalows have teak furniture, en-suite bathrooms, and mini-fridges, but air-conditioning isn't standard and there are no TVs. Wooden bungalows are rustic, but roadside rooms will The…
            21. Kayak Lodge
              Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              The Kayak Lodge is a solid mid-range option for tourists who want to explore the mangrove eco-system of Costa Rica or experience family-friendly hospitality away from the touristy scene of Manuel Antonio, which is about a 20-minute drive away. The 21 rooms range from simple units without windows to…
            22. Hotel Las Orquideas
              Santa Elena, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Equal parts budget hotel and guest house, Hotel Las Orquideas offers modest lodging minutes from Monteverde’s most popular attractions. The 12 rooms are divided among an original wing with a charming, homey decor and an expanded wing with a crisp, bright design. All rooms include air-conditioning of…
            23. Pacific Paradise Resort
              Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Business
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              Pacific Paradise Resort (formerly Layla Resort) is a budget-friendly hotel on the outskirts of Quepos, a three-minute drive to the airport. As of our visit in 2015, the hotel seems to be in a bit of a transition from a property that's popular with locals (and, maybe, working girls) to a resort. An a…
            24. Tambor Tropical Beach Resort
              Tambor, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Beachfront
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              Tambor Tropical Beach Resort is a three-and-a-half pearl oceanfront resort in Tambor, a sleepy Costa Rican fishing village. The hotel’s 10 air-conditioned suites are made of gorgeous hardwoods and come with platform queen beds, full kitchens with free coffee, and wraparound patios or balconies with…
            25. Hotel Praiamar
              Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              While plain and unassuming from the outside, the interior of the three-pearl Hotel Praiamar is pleasant, modern, and spotless. With just 10 rooms, this tiny hotel packs in a good deal, including a small restaurant cranking out delicious Brazilian food, two small pools, and a lovely outdoor terrace a…
            26. Casas de Soleil
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              These four three-pearl villas (plus outdoor pools!) are a stylish alternative for laid-back groups and families in the surf mecca of Santa Teresa. Tucked peacefully in the hills, the contemporary, Southeast Asian-inspired villas range from two- to four-bedroom units, and have full kitchens, patios…
            27. Villa Kristina Apartments
              Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              Villa Kristina Apartments is a prime mid-range option for families and couples who want self-catering options and prefer to stay well away from the hustle and bustle of Manuel Antonio. Kristina, the owner, and her barking dog, live on-site and offer three enormous apartments with full kitchens, and…
            28. Villas Hermosas
              Santa Teresa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Beachfront
              • Bed and Breakfast/Inn
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              This mid-range home-away-from-home offers just four standalone villas on the edge of Santa Teresa, and manages to be both kid-friendly and romantic. Canadian owners -- Brad and Tara -- have successfully created a relaxed environment that keeps visitors coming back. Breakfasts are served each and for…
            29. La Sirena Hotel
              Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Boutique
              • Kid-Friendly
              • Romantic
              • Value
              For those who want a clean room, free made-to-order breakfast, and a quiet night's sleep without paying higher prices found in nearby Manuel Antonio, two-and-a-half pearl La Sirena Hotel is an excellent choice. The property is built on a side street in Quepos, a block from the water and about a or a…
            30. Santa Elena Hostel Resort
              Santa Elena, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
              • Value
              Located in the heart of Santa Elena, Santa Elena Hostel Resort offers charming budget digs within a block of the town’s tourist district -- restaurants, bars, shops, and attractions are all within a five-minute walk. Like most area hostels, there's not much here beyond a small restaurant and bar, a…
            31. Rancho Pacifico
            32. Hotel Cipreses Monteverde Costa Rica
            33. Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge

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