Finding the best resorts in Costa Rica is not something difficult to do, the hardest part is choosing which one to go to! This rich and friendly vacation spot is one of the world’s top destinations. If exploring is your thing, you will find plenty of opportunities here since a quarter of the country is either a protected area or a national park. Animals abound with monkey sand turtles in Tortuguero and big cats in Corcovado National Park. You can also enjoy the abundance of beautiful orchids in the Monteverde Cloud Forest. The most visited nation in Central America, Costa Rica offers up surfing and wonderful beaches plus the active Arenal volcano.

Punta Islita Hotel
Best Resorts in Costa Rica - Punta Islita HotelCredit: www.hotelpuntaislita.comFound on a rugged mountain outpost which overlooks the Pacific Ocean, the Punta Islita Hotel boasts authentic Costa Rican charm and beauty. A wonderful natural setting where you will always find whatever you are looking for, whether it is a quiet nook away from it all, a dining cove, adventure, relaxation, exploration or beach activities. Fresh tropical flower sculptures, comfy hammocks and private outdoor Jacuzzis and Plunge pools are just a few of the amenities you will find at the Punta Islita. Every accommodation here includes great ocean vistas, privacy, coziness and impressive architecture.  

Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica
Best Resorts in Costa Rica - Four Seasons Resort Costa RicaCredit: 165 large sized guest rooms and suites, the Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica is a great choice. This resort sports three swimming pools, a tropical and serene spa, plus adventures via sea or land. Every room blends the comfort of the indoors with a balcony or terrace and wonderful views. The residential style furniture and décor takes features of the surroundings in nature including the forest, ocean, beach and sunshine. This resort also includes a work area so you can remain productive up to date with news and entertainment.

The Westin Resort and Spa
Best Resorts in Costa Rica - The Westin Resort and Spa Playa ConchalCredit: www.westinplayaconchal.comUpon entering the Westin Resort and Spa in Playa Conchal you are immediately greeted with beautiful arrangements of botanicals, warm lighting, music and their own white tea scent to bring a sense of calm. Their Heavenly Bed and Bath lets you wake up ready and refreshed for your adventures each day. They offer their guests plenty of options in taste and nutrients with their SuperFoods breakfast.  Surrounded by beautiful white beaches and green forests, you will love this resort with its detailed and fine service.

The Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort
Best Resorts in Costa Rica - The Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal ResortCredit: www.tabacon.comThe Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort is the most recommended resort in the Arenal Volcano Region. It is always updating and upgrading its facilities, so they will be sure to exceed all of your expectations. They offer their guests a fine selection of luxurious suite and rooms which are all adorned with beautiful furnishings and accessories that were made by local artisans. The rooms feature amenities such as DVD players, cable TV, mini bars and coffeemakers plus bathrooms with deluxe toiletries, plus bathrobes and hair dryers. They also provide Internet access so you can stay in touch and keep up on business.

Gaia Hotel & Reserve
Best Resorts in Costa Rica - Gaia Hotel & ReserveCredit: www.gaiahr.comLooking to get away from the kids, or don’t want to have to endure other people’s children on your vacation? Try the Gaia Hotel and Reserve in Manuel Antonio. This is an adults only luxury boutique beach hotel rated at 5 stars. It blends plenty of amenities with the natural scenery and is tucked away in the coastal forests of Costa Rica. The suites include terraces and great views of the pristine and lush landscape that surrounds the resort. Offerings include such things as a pool, gym, spa, an on-site dining experience and around the clock room service. Rooms are decorated with leather, rattan and teak and the bathrooms include Italian fittings and slate. Plus, a private butler is included in your stay at this resort.

Costa Rica is a beautiful and popular destination for all kinds of vacations. It is a great choice for a private getaway and it is not lacking in wonderful resorts. Decide what you are looking for first before choosing from the best resorts in Costa Rica.