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Boutique Resorts in Costa Rica

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DoceLunas Hotel, Restaurant & Spa Slideshow
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#5 of 43 hotels in Jaco
3 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Ylang Ylang Beach Resort (Montezuma) 3.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Romance | Small Hotels
#3 of 19 hotels in Montezuma
5 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "A truely great boutique resort with the friendliest staff I've ever come across. Offering plenty of amenities and extras, this resort kept a simplicity about it you would never find..."
  • "We have travelled Costa Rica extensively and are in the process of building a boutique hotel/wellness center. What we found in Ylang Ylang is almost entirely what we envisioned for..."
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Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica (Manuel Antonio National Park) 4.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Top Hotels | Luxury | Best Service | Romance Special Offer Stay four - pay three
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#2 of 49 hotels in Manuel Antonio National Park
8 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "This eco-friendly, boutique hotel is tucked into the jungle on the beach. If you appreciate wildlife like our family does, wildlife is abundant here. On the property, we saw..."
  • "Arenas del Mar is a wonderful boutique hotel that offered our family (kids 17 and 14) a place to truly reconnect. The rooms were spacious enough, clean and well maintained. The..."
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Lost Iguana Resort & Spa (La Fortuna de San Carlos) 3.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Top Hotels Special Price 50% off room rate
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#10 of 63 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
4 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a boutique resort with an outstanding staff that knows how to pamper guests. I could not believe how they would go the extra mile (daily) to make our stay so memorable..."
  • "A boutique hotel situated in the middle of the rainforest, the Lost Iguana offers a luxurious and secluded place to relax after experiencing all that Costa Rica has to offer..."
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#2 of 5 hotels in Esterillos Este
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Xandari by the Pacific is a fantastic boutique hotel that is perfectly situated to take advantage of all there is to do in the Jaco/Manuel Antonio area. The hotel is located on a..."
  • "The Alma del Pacifico at Esterillos Este is a beautiful boutique hotel set right on the beach. We have been to this hotel many times and the staff always treat us like family. The..."
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Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo (Gulf of Papagayo) 5.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Luxury | Top Hotels
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#1 of 15 hotels in Gulf of Papagayo
6 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We prefer small, boutique hotels that are private and quiet. But, as we had the whole family, we chose a larger, family-friendly location. Arrived June 19th with group ranging..."
  • "After spending five nights at the Nayara Arenal Hotel, which is a very special boutique hotel in the Arenal area, this hotel was a real letdown, especially considering the expense..."
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Hotel Parador (Manuel Antonio National Park) 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Top Hotels
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#10 of 49 hotels in Manuel Antonio National Park
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
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Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa (Playa Flamingo) 3.5 of 5 Special Offer Low Season Special
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#1 of 7 hotels in Playa Flamingo
3 travelers mentioned "boutique resort" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "I left the Westin which was huge and impersonal and came to the perfect little Costa Rican boutique Resort and met some great people and really walked away with a taste of the good..."
  • "I must confess, we stayed at small, boutique hotels/B&Bs prior to landing in Flamingo at the Flamingo Beach resort which may have tainted our feelings about the place. The..."
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#2 of 3 hotels in Sardinal
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "split my tour into a stay in the rain forest and then a trip to a smaller boutique hotel further down the coast. But I'm glad to have picked Riu Guanacaste as a first experience..."
  • "stays at AIs you will like this property, if you prefer small ala carte boutique hotels – then you will have the worst time in your life, run from this hotel. Also, I read a lot..."
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Florblanca Resort (Santa Teresa) 3.5 of 5
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#13 of 25 hotels in Santa Teresa
4 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" and "boutique resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a classy boutique hotel consisting of 10 sumptuously appointed villas. They contain a separate bedroom and outside bathroom as well as a living room and terrace, all..."
  • "It prompted us to book the trip and upon arrival we were blown away with the level of service and beauty of the boutique resort. They picked us up at the airport in Tambor and we..."
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Barcelo Langosta Beach (Tamarindo) 3.5 of 5 Special Offer Up to 35% discount
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#12 of 21 hotels in Tamarindo
2 travelers mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is in a great location close to town.Would go back to Costa Rica in a minute, not Barcelo, would try a boutique hotel. Barcelo is ok for the price though...."
  • "It was amazing! Go down the road to Captain Suizo boutique hotel if you want to see monkeys, she looks after them. Please put in a donation to help out, it is so great that you can..."
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Dantica Cloud Forest Lodge (San Gerardo de Dota) 3.5 of 5
#3 of 4 hotels in San Gerardo de Dota
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you're not too crazy about the typical rustic look and feel of places in CR, this boutique hotel will greet you with charm, warmth and good taste...."
  • "This is THE place to see quetzals, as we saw several, the first one within 5 minutes of parking the car near the avocado trees. Otherwise, the rooms were truly breathtaking with an amazing view of the..."
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Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat (La Fortuna de San Carlos) Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Family | Best Service
#3 of 63 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "After 4 days we left for Nayara, a 5 star boutique hotel, close by which is number one in the area on Trip Advisor. While a lovely hotel, beautiful with great staff, it really did..."
  • "The last time we went a couple of years back we left with the impression that Steve and Debbie made the ideal hotel hosts. This time we enjoyed it all the more - with a new restaurant framing the vol..."
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort (La Fortuna de San Carlos) 4.5 of 5
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#14 of 63 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
3 travelers mentioned "boutique hotels" and "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "There are so many cute boutique hotels in beautiful places that this place felt a little bit too touristy and commercial. The hot springs get too boring after a while. A day is..."
  • "We have stayed at many hotels, large to boutique style, and have had impeccable service at both types. Tabacon seems to cater to the crowds vs. the individual. The hot springs..."
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Occidental Grand Papagayo (Gulf of Papagayo) 4.0 of 5
#8 of 15 hotels in Gulf of Papagayo
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "After we left this resort in Guanacaste, we went to Jaco, and stayed at one of the boutique hotels, and loved it. My dad was the one that wanted to stay at an all inclusive, but he..."
  • "My wife and I enjoyed our visit to Occidental Grand Xcaret last year, so we booked a vacation for the entire family to Occidental Grand Papagayo this year. We went on that trip last week. The re..."
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#8 of 43 hotels in Jaco
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The grounds are spacious and beautiful with numerous separate condos and a small boutique hotel. I stayed at the hotel. All the rooms face the ocean with balconies and views of the..."
  • "We stayed in a 1 bedroom condo for a couple of nights and loved it!! The rooms were amazing and full of amenities. Very clean and a great view of the surfers on the ocean. Town is a very short drive, ..."
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Ocotal Beach Resort (Playa Ocotal) 3.5 of 5
#1 of 1 hotels in Playa Ocotal
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a wonderful boutique hotel with 360 degree views at every turn. After our first visit 10 years ago, we couldn't go anywhere else and risk not having the wonderful vacation..."
  • "Just spent a week here with a group of 28 and enjoyed it very much. Stayed in the 400 block rooms and had a great view every morning of Humpback whales, including a mother & calf. Restaurant was pre..."
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Kalon Surf - Surf Coaching Resort Slideshow
#9 of 23 Specialty lodging in Dominical
One traveler mentioned "boutique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The place is truly luxurious, boutique, but very spacious with simple and sophisticated design, offering a very attentive service with a lot of details. Dinners with candlelight..."
  • "Spent a week at Kalon Surf with a friend. The place is great and there are lots of good brakes closeby. Also the video analysis and coaching was very helpful to improve on my turns / hollow take off, ..."
Hotel Kokoro Arenal (La Fortuna de San Carlos) 3.5 of 5
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#21 of 63 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Kokoro Arenal was a wonderful boutique hotel experience in the middle of an enchanted forest. The price was excellent for the service. The cottages were built sustainably with..."
  • "I'm a bit late on this review but better late than never. This was a beautiful hotel with a great view of the Arenal volcano from our window! The property was much larger than we originally thought. L..."
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Witch's Rock Surf Camp Slideshow
#7 of 60 Specialty lodging in Tamarindo
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "The people were fit and active and the beach was very natural with little boutique hotels to walk by and check out. As for the hotel, we had the "penthouse" which had two queen..."
  • "I am happy that I chose this particular surf camp for continue of my surf practice! I was here in February, 2014. I was in Intermediate group, it means that I already had some surf experience and ..."
#5 of 28 Specialty lodging in Alajuela
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "At first you may question the location of Asclepios, but you will soon be surprised by the private tranquility that they provide at this boutique hotel/spa. You may initially be..."
  • "Interesting spa concept for a hotel. No TV, no meat, no beer. Lots of tranquility, nice rustic minimalist rooms with beautiful hill views. Great options for massage, sauna, yoga, etc. Now for the n..."
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#1 of 3 hotels in Sardinal
One traveler mentioned "boutique resorts" when describing this hotel.
  • "Rep. and Mexico, midsize resorts in Mexico like Dreams and small/boutique resorts like Ladera in St. Lucia). I have never been to Costa Rica before so my review doesn't take that..."
  • "This resort was absolutely breath taking. The food was plentiful and a wide variety to be had. We never had a bad meal. The staff are great and always helpful. The sand was a blackish colour on the be..."
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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs (Rincon de La Vieja) 3.5 of 5 Special Price $9 off room rate
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#1 of 6 hotels in Rincon de La Vieja
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "This boutique hotel , is set in a fabulous tropical setting.Being in the tropical plant industry, this was a real treat for us. This region is much nicer vegetation wise then the..."
  • "Last 20 km into the hotel were horrible. And bring a raincoat, this is cloud tropical forest. Hotel is luxurious. Food & service good. Rooms spacious. Their photos on Internet are accurate. How they m..."
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JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica Slideshow
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#2 of 2 hotels in Playa Avellanas
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Altura Hotel (Poas Volcano National Park)
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#1 of 2 hotels in Poas Volcano National Park
One traveler mentioned "boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "A boutique hotel with a great style: On the inside- top class interior design. On the outside- beautiful and peaceful "farm feeling" on the mountain. The hosts are helpful and..."
  • "My husband and I had the opportunity to stay at this beautiful inn just a few short days ago. The minute we arrived, we wished we arranged to stay at least a day longer. The grounds were so incredib..."
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