Family Resorts in Costa Rica

Family Resorts in Costa Rica
Officially known as the Republic of Costa Rica, this Central American country is bordered by Panama to its south and east and by Nicaragua to its north. Costa Rica has the Caribbean Sea on the east coast and the North Pacific Ocean to the west, with a combined coastline of about 800 miles. The country also has several islands as well, the largest of which is Calero Island (58 square miles). Many visitors to Costa Rica take advantage of the numerous trekking and hiking tours available through its rain forest areas. And for those travelers looking for a resort for the whole family to enjoy, Costa Rica has plenty from which to choose.

Tamarindo Diria Resort

The Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort is located in Tamarindo Guanacaste, which is one the most premiere beach destinations in the country. The resort sits directly on the beach, which stretches for about two miles. Visitors to the resort are surrounded by nature, from Leatherback Turtles, who lay their eggs in the northern bay, to Howler Monkeys, who can be seen swinging on the branches of trees in the area. There are 182 guestrooms from which guests can choose and each is air conditioned and luxuriously decorated. There are also two swimming pools and the area is surrounded by tropical gardens.

Tamarindo Diria Resort
Tamarindo Guanacaste
Costa Rica
011 (+506) 2653 0031 Ext 500
tamarindodiria.com

Los Suenos Marriott

Los Suenos Marriott is located in area called Jaco, which is in Puntarenas, Costa Rica. The deluxe beach and golf resort a little less than two hours away from San Jose.The property sits on over 1,100 acres of rainforest, very close to the Jaco Beach. There are 201 guestrooms available for visitors and each room has arched doorways, wrought iron detailing and floor-to-ceiling glass doors. The resort also has a full 18-hole golf course that is designed to fit in complete harmony with the surrounding landscape.

Los Suenos Marriott
800 MTS West from Herradura entrance
Playa Herradura, 5024005
Costa Rica
011 (+506) 2630 9000
marriott.com/hotels/travel/sjols-los-suenos-marriott-ocean-and-golf-resort/

Tabacón Grand Spa Thermal Resort

The Tabacón Grand Spa Thermal resort is a member of Leading Hotels of the World and is located in Arenal, Costa Rica. The resort is located at the base of the Arenal Volcano and there are several hot springs, as well as plenty of lush vegetation that surrounding this 5-star location. There are 114 elegant guestrooms available, all of which include a private balcony or terrace. A variety of both national and internal style cuisine is available from the resort's two restaurants.

Tabacón Grand Spa Thermal Resort
Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna
Costa Rica
011 (+506) 2519 1999
877-277-8291
tabacon.com

Article Written By Martin Smith

Based in New York City, Martin Smith has been a freelance writer for more than seven years. His expertise extends into the fields of new media, consumer electronics design and mobile device technologies. Smith studied communications at Howard University.

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