Issimo Suites Boutique Hotel, Spa & Waterfront Reserve

Adults Only- offers intimacy and elegance for your romantic escape. Each suite includes a Jacuzzi bathtub for relaxation and enjoyment, as well as a majestic ocean view overlooking a pristine pacific cove. A plush king-size bed, sofa, and room service from our boutique restaurant await your arrival. Breakfast in our boutique ocean view restaurant is complementary for our guests. Relax and have lunch in a lawn chair by the pool with a tropical beverage. Sunset or candlelight dining with a glass of wine will finish every day with romance. Indulge yourself with a massage in our spa after a day of adventure on one of our many tours or beaches. The spa offers full services for your relaxation and enjoyment. Our Manuel Antonio romantic hideaway suites access adjacent sandy beaches with a walk to the cove or famous Park and beaches. Located in Manuel Antonio, Quepos. Close to the reserve, beaches and many fine restaurants with things to do and enjoy or just relax.

Gaia Hotel Manuel Antonio

ADULTS ONLY luxury 5-star boutique resort located in paradise! In fact, as a 2015 World Travel Award Nominee, it lives up to all expectations and promises to leave you in AWE. Located in the pristine forest, it provides guests with breathtaking views of the surrounding rainforest and wildlife. Of course, this exotic resort will not fail to impress. It creates an ambiance of natural relaxation and supreme luxury at its finest. Gaia Hotel Manuel Antonio and Reserve Amenities. The Gaia Hotel Manuel Antonio presents to the guest all that is desirable. Memory foam beds to lay your worries to rest. All accommodations feature cable television, air conditioning, portable telephones and internet connectivity. By all means, step out on the Balcony, sit in your private bathroom jacuzzi. Gaia Hotel Manuel Antonio is your sanctuary. Also, several luxurious accommodation types available. This Green Hotel called Gaia; you will find the perfect getaway for your vacation to Costa Rica. Facilities at Hotel Gaia and Reserve; On-site restaurant, room service 24/7, rainforest spa, full-service gym. Also, the availability of many more services tailored to the individual guest. Gaia Hotel Manuel Antonio has the highest reputation for wildlife conservation and preservation of endangered fauna. Want to have the wedding of your dreams here or cater to a conference? The facilities at Gaia Hotel and Reserve can hold the space for any event, small or large.


Located on the beach and nestled in eleven acres of rain forest with private trails and two tree-shaded sandy beaches, Arenas Del Mar is the perfect base from which to explore the area. It has 38 guest rooms including ocean view apartments with two bedrooms and three full bathrooms. All guest rooms offer spectacular views of the Manuel Antonio National Park, the Pacific Ocean and the tropical rain forest.

The great advantage of the guest rooms at Arenas Del Mar is that they are located on the beach with private beach access and facilities. Arenas Del Mar Hotel offers a luxurious lodging experience in harmony with Costa Rica’s nature in a spectacular beach and rain forest setting. Guest rooms and suites offer spectacular ocean views, upscale dining in two hotel restaurants with a focus on fresh local products and personalized service that exceeds expectations.

Guest Rooms

The guest rooms at Arenas Del Mar are set in seven three-story buildings located overlooking the Manuel Antonio National Park, the Pacific Ocean, cozy and secluded beaches and surrounding rain forests. All are equipped with king size beds, ceiling fans, air conditioning, cable television, high speed Internet access, minibar, safe deposit box, coffee maker, irons and ironing boards, spacious bathrooms, closet space, cable TV and private deck with breathtaking views.

*Please note that all of our rooms are non smoking rooms and that the only rooms in which we can guarantee the views are in our Ocean View Premium Suites and our Ocean View Superior Rooms. In total, there are 6 Ocean View Premium Suites, 14 Ocean Breeze Suites, 6 Ocean View Superior Rooms, 10 Ocean Breeze Superior Rooms and 2 Rain forest Suites.

Ocean View Premium Suites

Our Ocean View Premium Suites are one of the most luxurious and unique lodging options in Costa Rica’s Central Pacific Coast. The suites offer one air-conditioned bedroom, a large living area with ceiling fans and a full size pullout sofa, two bathrooms and a spacious deck with a private hot tub. The unique feel of the breeze and sound of the waves of the Pacific Ocean and the surrounding Rain forest is what make up these incomparable rooms. With services such as DVD Player, personalized mini bar, microwave, wireless phone, iPod docks and the stunning view it will be hard for you to leave your room. These Suites can host up to 3 people maximum (third person sleeping in sofa bed). *The full size pullout sofa is located on living area.

Ocean Breeze Suites

The Ocean Breeze Suites have one air-conditioned bedroom with a king size bed as well as a large living area with ceiling fans, a full size pullout sofa, mini bar, and full bathroom.The private hot tub on the deck of the suite is the perfect spot to relax surrounded by the rain forest and sea breezes and listening to the stunning Pacific Ocean. Most Ocean Breeze Suites can host up to 3 people maximum. *The full size pullout sofa is located on living area.

Ocean View Superior Rooms

The Ocean View Superior Rooms have an air conditioned bedroom with an incomparable ocean view. They also feature a deck space with a unique feel of the breeze of the Pacific Ocean, DVD Player, personalized mini bar, microwave, wireless phone and iPod docks for your personal use. These rooms can host up to 2 people maximum. Ocean Breeze Superior Rooms The Superior Rooms have an air conditioned bedroom and feature deck space overlooking the rain forest and with direct contact to the sea breezes. The Superior Rooms can host up to 2 people maximum. Rain forest Superior Room Our Rain forest Superior Rooms have a spacious bedroom with separate living room area with sofa bed. Along with our standard amenities, rooms are fully air conditioned and feature one bathroom and a full size Jacuzzi situated in an outdoor terrace. These Rainforest Superior Rooms can host up to 3 people maximum and is a favorite with families with young children or active guests that prefer enjoying activities and the beach over a terrace with a view.

Connecting Rooms

As a convenient family option we recommend you our ‘connecting rooms’, offering more than 1650 square feet (150 square meters) of living space with spectacular ocean, rain forest and beach views. Two air-conditioned bedrooms with one king size bed in each room, very spacious decks, as well as a large living area with ceiling fans, a full size pullout sofa, mini bar and three full bathrooms, all with a shared main door. Here we can host up to 5 people comfortably.

* The full size pullout sofa is located on living area.

Due to our need for flexibility to accommodate different arrival and departure dates and on occasions the health and fitness of guests (who have not informed us in advance of their special needs), we cannot guarantee reservations for specific rooms. We will note your request for an ocean view or beach front room and we make every attempt to fulfill your request, but unfortunately we cannot guarantee it. We will do everything possible to make sure that you enjoy your stay with us. Thank you for your understanding!

Culinary Highlights Arenas Del Mar features two gourmet restaurants famous for their use of seasonal ingredients and local foods featuring Costa Rican Cuisine with an international flavor. The more formal restaurant El Mirador Bar & Restaurant hangs over the Espadilla Beach with its white sand and the sparkling Pacific Ocean and overlooks the spectacular Manuel Antonio National Park. Gorgeous sunsets can be enjoyed along with fantastic fresh lobster, tuna, sea bass, and other delicacies at this authentic Costa Rican fusion restaurant.

Playitas Snack Bar is surrounded by wildlife, the sand and the sea. Located next to Arenas Del Mar’s secluded white sand beach, Playitas Snack Bar is where our guests can choose their favorite drink or cocktail of the day and enjoy the sound of the waves and the sea breezes. We offer light but elegant foods with wonderful Costa Rican flavors. You will able to dine and drink steps away from one of the world’s most spectacular beaches, Playitas, surrounded by rain forests with white faced monkeys chattering next to baritone Howler monkeys bellowing and above, sloth lazing in the trees.

Room Service

You will find an extensive Room Service Menu at Arenas Del Mar, catering to your every desire.

Las Brisas Spa

A window of relaxation and comfort hidden in the peaceful rain forest, offering quiet charm and elegance. Immerse yourself in luxury and enjoy our sumptuous treatments and relaxing massages while being lulled by the sounds of the sea and the breezes flowing through Las Brisas Spa. Pamper yourself with one of our many luxurious and healing treatments or massages.

Tiendita Arenas Del Mar

Tiendita Arenas Del Mar is a contemporary Design Shop and Boutique, handily placed in the reception area of the Resort. This shop is dedicated to promoting local contemporary design from Costa Rican artists and emphasizes innovative products that utilize recycled materials or refer to local culture and/or traditional craft techniques and materials. A great opportunity to bring home a small memory of Costa Rica.

Our Beaches & Views

Arenas Del Mar has the great fortune of being situated on two unparalleled beaches: Playa Espadilla and Playitas Beach, which are contiguous with the property of the hotel.

Playa Espadilla is the stunning beach on the south side of the grounds with natural rock outcroppings protecting warm tide pools and where tropical shore birds are seen roosting.

Arenas Del Mar offers four buildings with apartments, suites and superior rooms which sit 150 feet above the aquamarine water below with stunning views out to Manuel Antonio National Park. In these rooms you can relax on the outside terrace while watching and listening to the glorious panorama of the waves breaking below.

Playitas Beach is a spectacular but cozy beach on the north side of the grounds which ends at Punta Quepos, a peninsula of primary forest and beautiful rock formations. This beach used to be a European-style, clothing optional beach before we began the project and although very uncommon, you may still see some “au natural” bathing at the far end of the beach. However, we are asking that all beach goers wear bathing suits in accordance with the law of Costa Rica.


Buena Vista Villas and Casas, and Tulemar Gardens, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

We are glad to inform that now we have 6 two bedroom Casas and 2 three bedroom Casas, ready. For the upcoming high season, we will have 10 two bedroom Casas, and 5 three bedroom Casas.

An interesting detail is, beside the access to the exclusive private Tulemar’s beach, is that all our Casas have an outdoor Jacuzzi. The beach has kayaks, snorkeling gear, and shuttle service through the private reserve. All services of both resorts can be used. One bedroom villas are at Tulemar.

Also our new Casas have luxurious details, such as travertine marble floors throughout, and for an unobstructed view, 2 sets of 8 foot bi fold doors open onto the 450 square foot wrap around veranda.

The one bed room Villa have a huge beautiful terrace with an electric BBQ.

Here are some extra services that we can provide: babysitting, private chef, grocery list, private driver, private guides of our reserve can be arranged.


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The Hotel California is in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. It is also near Quepos (it is situated on a hill between the two). It is a 3 1/2 hour drive from San Jose, and the flight is less than half an hour. The rooms at the Hotel California were designed to make your stay as relaxing as possible. They are super-comfortable, and you will find that a great deal of thought has been given to every last detail. The open air restaurant and pool area is very relaxing with good view. There are three types of rooms, Deluxe and Standard, and a Villa. Moderate rates with excellent service. The Hotel California is located 2km along the 7km Manuel Antonio/Quepos road. Quepos and Manuel Antonio resides on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, about 3 1/2 hours drive from San Jose.


Hotel Costa Verde is located on a coastal rain forest bluff overlooking the Pacific beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park near Quepos, Costa Rica. Its many amenities make Costa Verde a perfect destination for those seeking adventure travel, Eco tourism, sports fishing or just the tranquility of white sand beaches and magnificent ocean views. Three hundred yards from the beach and Manuel Antonio National Park, the Hotel Costa Verde features two Cliff side pools with sundecks and spacious rooms and balconies, all offering a bird’s eye view of the Park’s coastline plus rain forest canopy vistas dotted with native birds and monkeys. Hotel Costa Verde offers accommodations for a variety of options for vacation living. These include air conditioned studio and efficiency apartments with cable TV and Costa Verde II, a special group of 15 studios designed exclusively for couples with an open-air design and no air conditioning, glass windows or TV. In addition, we have Bungalows available for vacationers interested in renting a private house. Each area has its own swimming pool, special ambiance and vistas.


Hotel Karahe located 7 km south of Port Quepos, and about 500 meters from Manuel Antonio National Park, in the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, between the sea and the mountains, becoming the only one hotel in the zone that offer you beach, and mountain rooms at this time.

Budget property with rooms on the beach at reasonable rates. Located in front of Manuel Antonio Beach, and nearby the world famous Manuel Antonio National Park, in the Costa Rica Central Pacific. If you are visiting the area to relax at the beach and visit the National Park, you will find no better place to enjoy peace and quiet than Hotel Karahe. The gardens meet the ocean and the entrance of the park only 10 minutes away is within easy walking distance. The swimming pool and Jacuzzi, as well as our restaurant, sit within earshot of the ocean. Howler, White-face and Squirrel monkey, basilisks, iguanas and land crabs are among the frequent visitors. The Hotel is easily reached via twenty-five minute flight from San José, or a three-and-a-half hour drive.


One of the most truly unforgettable destinations in Central America and the only hotel in Costa Rica with its own Bat Cave. Located in Manuel Antonio Quepos, near Costa Rica’s famous National Park, La Mansion is nestled in one of the last remaining “natural zoos” of the world. Combining this exotic setting with the finest foods, services and amenities available, we offer you the best of both worlds for your enjoyment. The suites and rooms are anything but”standard”. All are air conditioned and have bathrooms, a dresser, television, in-room telephone system, outside sitting area and desks. Every room has sliding glass doors which open to incredible views of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding jungle.


La Mariposa Hotel – in Manuel Antonio, is magnificently perched on an elevation, overlooking the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean, the city of Quepos and Manuel Antonio National Park. The scenery of ocean, rain forest and sky is stunning. It is just part of the special mix of energy and magic that has enchanted and made La Mariposa such a beloved place to thousands of guests throughout the years. Hotel La Mariposa is an award-winning resort best known for its stunning 360-degree views of the Pacific Ocean, Manuel Antonio National Park, and surrounding tropical vegetation. With its Spanish-Mediterranean architecture and well-appointed rooms, La Mariposa is magnificent, yet intimate.

Junior Suites – In spacious elegance and comfort, these oversize suites feature either one king-size or two double-beds. Relax and listen to the sounds of surf on your private terrace with breathtaking ocean views. Extended sitting room and modern bathroom. A/C, more amenities.

Hotel La Mariposa offers: Fine dining at our famous restaurant, Le Papillion. Surrounded by the beautiful scenery, enjoy the renowned haute cuisine of Chef Guy Bohec “Sunset Bar and Lounge watch Manuel Antonio legendary sunset while enjoying a tropical cocktail Three swimming pools with variations of our stunning ocean views Meticulously landscaped tropical gardens crisscrossed by walkways and trails Private, secure parking with 24-hour security Free shuttle service to and from Manuel Antonio National Park “La Mariposita” gift shop – handcrafts, jewelry and quality souvenirs Available transportation to/from the Hotel La Mariposa is located in beautiful Manuel Antonio in Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast. The hotel offers charming, elegant accommodations flawlessly integrated into the luxurious rain forest. Fore more about the area and suggested vacation itineraries that include Manuel Antonio, contact the Concierge. The Manuel Antonio/Quepos area is one of Costa Rica’s top destinations.

Known for its long stretches of white sand, dense tropical rain forest and abundant wildlife, this region is popular with sun lovers, nature enthusiasts, adrenaline seekers and deep sea fishing anglers. While Manuel Antonio remains an eco-friendly area, the roads, dining and nightlife is among the best of any beach destination in Costa Rica. An abundance of nearby tours and activities can keep you busy every day of your stay if you so desire. Getting there guests can drive from San Jose on paved roads in approximately 3.5 to 4 hours or take a domestic flight from San Jose and arrive in just 25 minutes. Hotel La Mariposa can arrange transfers from the Quepos airport to our hotel. Manuel Antonio’s proximity to San Jose and multiple domestic flights make it a very convenient location for guests who want to maximize their relaxation time or visit multiple destinations during their trip to Costa Rica. Continental breakfast included.


Si Como No Resort Spa & Wildlife Refuge is a central-Pacific coast resort in the jungle-covered hills just above Manuel Antonio National Park. It’s barefoot luxury with a Pura Vida vibe, perfect for families and couples who love the beach, tropical adventures, spa, pools, superb dinning and four-star accommodations. Si Como No strikes the perfect balance of design and comfort, connecting you with the surrounding tropical forest of Manuel Antonio and the essence of the spirit of Costa Rica.

Its 58 rooms are literally contoured into the jungle hillside across the property’s ten acres. What immediately strikes you about the rooms is just how much you become a part of this exotic environment and how comfortable being this close to nature can be. Each spacious room has well-appointed bathrooms, fully stocked minibars, most with private balconies, direct dial telephones and energy efficient lights and air conditioning.

But what stands out the most is the hotel’s ability to immerse you in a Costa Rica experience born of the surrounding habitat. You are in the jungle. You are completely comfortable. And you will remember your time here for the rest of your life.


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