Santa Teresa is one of the top ten Trip Advisor Travelers choice beaches and considered amongst the top ten most beautiful beaches in the world by Forbes Magazine. Santa Teresa it is known for gold-grey beaches, good surf conditions and a relaxing atmosphere. Surfing conditions are generally best during mid to high tides.
Things to do:
Learn to surf or improve your surfing skills with Pura Vida Adventures professional, certified surf instructors who are dedicated to teaching you the "art of surfing". We go beyond teaching you basic technical skills by assessing your ability and developing an individualized surf program that will take you to the next level.
Ride along the shoreline at sunset crossing Santa Teresa beach until Playa Hermosa.
Malpais Canopy tour
Ride through the forest canopy along a creek, and ride over a canyon, between 11 platforms set high in gigantic trees.
Waterfall Canopy Tour Montezuma:
On this cable system suspended over the forest you will be able to appreciate excellent views of the Pacific Ocean, observe monkeys, birds and the wilderness surrounding the Montezuma river and even see the famous waterfalls and stop for a swim, if you like.
Cabo Blanco Tour
First Absolute Nature Reserve is yet another of Costa Rica's national landmarks wich is of great historical value. Designated foot paths take you through out the reserve and down to the magnificent white sand beaches.
Tortuga Island Tour
World famous for its white sand beaches lined with tall coconut palms Tortuga Island has crystal clear waters with no ocean currents wich makes this the ideal place for beginners and young people alike to swim and practice their snorkeling skills.
The main fishing is generally done a short ride along the coast out by the Cabo Blanco Marine Reserve where you will see an abundance of birds and aquatic life.
Tropico Latino, located on the southwestern tip of the Nicoya Peninsula, is a beach side Resort
with a full service spa focusing on 100% Natural products, yoga studio and Mediterranean restaurant. Abundant tropical gardens under an old forest canopy and modernly designed bungalows of exotic hardwoods induce a feeling of landing in paradise. Relax poolside in one of the beach hammocks under a grove of coconut and almond trees as you watch a breathtaking sunset or enjoy a professional massage as you listen to waves rhythmically lap at the ocean's edge
All our rooms have:
- Air Conditioned
- Ceiling Fan
- Private bathroom with hot water
- Front Porch
- Coffee Maker
- Safety Box
- Wireless internet
* The two bedroom suite has also a fully equipped kitchen.
The Hotel has the following facilities:
- Swimming pool
- Parking lot
- Hammocks in front of the beach
- Deck for yoga classes
- Daily security guards from 4:00 pm to 6:00 am
- Free Wireless Internet Service
Rates & Availability
Standard Room (up to 4 people) $105.00
Beach Front Bungalow (up to 3 people) $155.00
Garden View Bungalow (up to 5 people) $135.00
Two Bedroom House (up to 4 people) $155.00
Rates are for 2 people, additional guest $20.00. First child under 12 Free.
By Air: Both SANSA and NATURE AIR offer several flights daily from San Jose to Tambor. From Tambor the hotel can arrange taxi transport for you. Please contact the hotel prior to your flight to arrange this service. Flight time is approximately 20 minutes to Tambor, plus 40 minutes by taxi to the hotel.
By Car: From San Jose, drive to Punterenas and take the car ferry to Paquera. Be sure not to take the ferry to Playa Naranjo. Once off the ferry proceed to follow the signs for Cobano and Mal Pais, passing through the town of Tambor; be sure to watch out for road signs as the route is clearly marked. Once in Cobano drive straight through town and turn left after 1 kilometer, proceeding towards Mal Pias. The road will have turned to dirt. After 8 km (30 min) you will arrive at Mal Pais crossroads, turn right and the Hotel is 800 yards on your left, just after a tiny bridge. Total driving time is approximately 3 hours plus 1 hour on the ferry.
By Bus: Bus to Punterenas and take the Ferry or Lancha to Paquera. You can then either continue by bus to Cobano and Mal Pais or the Hotel can arrange to pick you up at the Paquera dock or in Cobano. Total bus time is approximately 4 hours plus 1 hour on the ferry.
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