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Nature Retreats in Costa Rica

    Nature Retreats in Costa Rica

    Our Nature Retreat Hotels can be found in areas of stunning natural beauty where you can enjoy the tranquil bliss away from the crowds. They offer a relaxed atmosphere where you can experience the lush flora and fauna and feel in touch with the wildlife around you. Escape to the tropical rainforest, green valleys, wild coastlines, or stay near a National Park, and surround yourself in a serene oasis. With hotels ranging from extremely luxurious to Eco lodges made from fallen trees from the forest, there is something to suit everyone. In our Nature Retreat Hotels you will feel regenerated as you experience the peacefulness of your magnificent surroundings.
    Nature Retreats in Costa Rica
    • Samasati Nature Retreat Bedroom
    • Samasati Nature Retreat Exterior
    • Samasati Nature Retreat Restaurant

    Samasati Nature Retreat

    From: $125 - $200

    A prime Costa Rica travel destination, this Hotel and Eco Lodge sits in the heart of a 250 acres Biological Reserve. Overlooking beautiful and unspoiled Caribbean beaches, since 1997 Samasati has been a pioneer of Sustainable Tourism as well as one of the first hotels to host Costa Rica Yoga Retreats and Yoga Teacher Trainings.

    Type: •Boutique •Nature •Health & Wellness •Off The Beaten Path
    Activity: •Boat •Fishing •Hiking •Yoga
    From: $125 - $200
    • Trogon Lodge Gardens
    • Trogon Lodge Standard Room
    • Trogon Lodge Superior Room

    Trogon Lodge

    From: Under $125

    Located approximately 90 minutes from San Jose, this beautiful Cloud Forest Lodge is THE place in Costa Rica to view the beautiful Quetzel. High in the amazing Talamanca mountain range, the Trogon Lodge offers a relaxing, moderately priced refuge for those looking for some great nature hiking, birdwatching and beautiful scenery! Beautiful mountain cabins, delicious, home cooked food and a great new spa and remodeled bar complete this charming lodge. A great Cloud Forest destination!

    Type: •Boutique •Nature •Off The Beaten Path
    Activity: •Birding •Hiking
    From: Under $125
    • Santa Juana Lodge Balcony View
    • Santa Juana Lodge Cultural Tours
    • Santa Juana Lodge Adventure

    Santa Juana Lodge

    From: $125 - $200

    Amidst lush mountain landscapes and the rhythm of rural life, Santa Juana Lodge is a sanctuary of style and comfort. Its panoramic vistas of the jungle-shrouded mountains are unrivaled. This new Rural Boutique offers amazing tours such as horseback riding, guided jungle hikes, waterfall swims, and many cultural activities among others.

    Type: •Boutique •Nature •Romantic •Adventure •Sustainable Ecolodge
    Activity: •Fishing •Hiking •Horseback Riding •Weddings •Yoga
    From: $125 - $200
    • Hotel Buena Vista Gardens
    • Hotel Buena Vista Pool and Courtyard
    • Hotel Buena Vista Room

    Hotel Buena Vista

    From: $200 - $300

    Hotel Buena Vista is conveniently located in Poas where the lush vegetation will make it nearly impossible to leave this hidden gem. The colonial Spanish architecture brings a sense of comfort and ease to those who visit. Cant forget to mention the views surrounding the hotel are breathtaking! You are able to view the central valley, verdant forests, coffee plantations and three spectacular volcanoes, the Brava, Poas and Irazu.

    Type: •Boutique •Nature •Volcano
    Activity: •Birding •Coffee •Hiking
    From: $200 - $300

    Hotel Banana Azul

    From: $125 - $200

    Nestled away in the Southern Caribbean of the province of Limón you will find Hotel Banana Azul! Enjoy their rustic and spacious accommodations that are ideal for romantic getaways or group travels. Dine at the Azul Beach Club where your food is always prepared fresh and only using local ingredients. Hotel Banana Azul is Ideally located, nearby activities include surfing, Cahuita National Park, Jaguar Rescue Center, or pay a visit the Bri Bri indigenous people.This intimate hotel offers an authentic Caribbean beach experience.

    Type: •Adults Only •Nature •Adventure •Beachfront
    Activity: •Horseback Riding •Surfing
    From: $125 - $200
    • Baldi Resort Bedroom
    • Baldi Resort Hot Springs
    • Baldi Resort Two Bed Bedroom

    Baldi Resort

    From: $125 - $200

    At the foot of the towering, iconic slopes of the Arenal Volcano, Baldi Hot Springs Hotel & Spa is one of the most popular hot springs hotel resorts in La Fortuna. Using heat from underground rivers warmed by a lava chamber deep within the heart of Arenal, these naturally heated healing waters fill 25 luxurious and beautifully landscaped mineral pools to12 increasing temperatures and are ideal for relaxation, pleasure and entertainment for families and couples alike.

    Type: •Family Friendly •Nature •Volcano •Hot Springs
    Activity: •Hiking •Hot Springs
    From: $125 - $200
    • Rancho Margot Bedroom
    • Rancho Margot Terrace
    • Rancho Margot Restaurant

    Rancho Margot

    From: $125 - $200

    Recognized as the first carbon neutral lodge in Costa Rica, Rancho Margot is a one-of-a-kind slice of eco- paradise that invites guests to enjoy sustainable living at its purest. Situated in the village of El Castillo near the shores of peaceful Lake Arenal, this lodge takes a holistic view of responsible tourism in the nation’s adventure capital. Featuring 17 lovely bungalows, spring-fed pools and onsite yoga classes, Rancho Margot offers a relaxing retreat to escape and unwind yet is close to all the local attractions.

    Type: •Nature •Adventure •Sustainable Ecolodge
    Activity: •Hiking
    From: $125 - $200
    • Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge Bungalows
    • Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge Sunset Point
    • Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge Hammocks

    Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge

    From: Over $300

    This colonial looking , hotel is ideally located closed to the Corcovado National Park, and offers an array of exciting activities to choose from. Corcovado is in the Osa Peninsula, on the Southern Pacific Coast, and is thought to be one of the many wonders of the world. This is a luxurious first class hotel where you can expect outstanding service, plush accommodation and out of this world food.

    Type: •Boutique •Nature •Romantic •Adventure •Off The Beaten Path •Sustainable Ecolodge
    Activity: •Boat •Fishing •Hiking •Scuba Diving •Snorkeling
    From: Over $300
    • Selva Verde Lodge Bungalow
    • Selva Verde Lodge Exterior
    • Selva Verde Lodge Pool

    Selva Verde Lodge

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    From: Under $125

    Selva Verde exceeds your expectations of a lodge and rainforest reserve. Your sense will be enticed as you captivate the beauty of nature that surrounds you. There will be many opportunities to spot a variety of Costa Ricas esteemed animals. Take a stroll through the rainforest or simple lay back and unwind while you spot Howler Monkeys and Toucans and admire the majestic Almendro trees.

    Type: •Family Friendly •Nature •Adventure •Off The Beaten Path •Students Groups
    Activity: •Birding •Hiking
    From: Under $125
    • Encanta La Vida Jungle Lodge Bedroom
    • Encanta La Vida Jungle Lodge Exterior
    • Encanta La Vida Jungle Lodge Pool

    Encanta La Vida Jungle Lodge

    From: $125 - $200

    Encanta La Vida is a pastoral jungle beach lodge located in the tropical rainforest in the wilds of Southern-most Costa Rica. A remote outreach on the storied Osa Peninsula, this bucolic beachfront property in Cabo Matapalo offers you the opportunity to immerse yourself in nature and serenity in one of the most pristine and untouched regions of the country.

    Type: •Nature •Romantic •Health & Wellness •Beachfront
    Activity: •Hiking •Surfing •Yoga
    From: $125 - $200

    Rancho Humo Estancia

    From: $125 - $200

    Rancho Humo Estancia is a privately owned Nature Reserve located in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. A place of unparalleled beauty – where nature and wildlife abound – Rancho Humo is a truly spectacular location to enjoy the beauty of this very special part of Costa Rica! The efforts of a single minded local family has allowed this unique property to change from cattle ranch back to its original natural beauty

    Type: •Boutique •Nature
    Activity: •Birding •Boat •Hiking •Horseback Riding
    From: $125 - $200
    • Bamboo Yoga Play Yoga Salon
    • Bamboo Yoga Play Yoga Class Group
    • Bamboo Yoga Play Yoga at the Beach

    Danyasa Yoga Retreat

    From: $125 - $200

    Danyasa Yoga Retreat is a surprisingly pastoral, peaceful oasis located just 3 hours from downtown San Jose in the Pacific coastal town of Dominicale, Costa Rica The property is just minutes from the warm sparkling waters Pacific Ocean, at the base of lush forested hills where the Baru River hits the sea. Come discover serenity in Paradise!

    Type: •Boutique •Nature •Health & Wellness •Beachfront •Sustainable Ecolodge
    Activity: •Surfing •Yoga
    From: $125 - $200
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