Located in the outskirts of one of the world`s most amazing volcanoes: Arenal, an imposing mountain that dominates the landscape of the area and that can be seen from almost every corner of the resort.
Located 3 hrs. driving [82 Miles] from San Jose International Airport [SJO] and 3 hrs. driving [80 Miles] from Liberia International Airport [LIR].
Why Stay Here
- No.1 Luxury Hotel in the World, TripAdvisor 2016
- No.1 Resort in Central America, TripAdvisor 2016
- No.1 Spa Hotel in the World Conde Nast 2015
- No.1 Resort in Central and South America, Conde Nast 2015
- No.1 Resort in Central America , Travel and Leisure 2016
- No.2 Hotel in the World, Travel and Leisure 2014
Enjoy the exclusive facilities, including remarkable restaurants offering international and local cuisine, a pool bar, and a wine and tapas bar. The Spa at Nayara is incomparable! Perched on a cliff overlooking the forest, the Spa is a spiritual enclave in an emerald jungle, a place of rejuvenation and relaxation.
Nayara Hotel Spa and Gardens provides a world of comfort and style surrounded by an untouched natural paradise. This intimate and relaxing resort boasts a spectacular position overlooking Arenal Volcano. The hotel`s deluxe tropical architecture reflects the beauty of Costa Rica`s natural wonders and gives the opportunity to enjoy the best of the authentic Costa Rica hospitality. Free Breakfast is included.
TripAdvisor Travelers have called Nayara Hotel Spa and Gardens one of the best accommodations in the world in this year`s Travelers Choice Awards. Some other recent awards include:
No.1 Hotel spa in Central and South America, Travel and Leisure Best Hotels award.
No.1 Hotel in Costa Rica, TripAdvisor Traveler Choice award.
Nayara Hotel Spa and Gardens is the experience of a lifetime!
Every room at the Nayara Hotel Spa and Gardens has been designed to provide the utmost in comfort and style while maintaining a close connection with the natural surroundings.
With the guest experience in mind, the resort offers a unique concept of individual bungalows separated by lush tropical gardens, each one overlooking the Arenal Volcano.
For a full pampering experience, each one of the large suite-size bungalows provides independent space and privacy that includes a private backyard with an outdoor shower, and a front balcony overlooking the volcano.
Suites also feature in-room breakfast, bathrobe, and the best panoramic volcano view. All beds are provided by Macy`s Hotel Collection. Experience the luxury of the collection`s featherbed filled with white goose feathers and down, for the utmost in softness and comfort.
Restaurants, Lounges & Bars
The Altamira Restaurant, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, offers an unparalleled vista of the volcano from a hilltop. Altamira has been designed to provide an exclusive dining experience surrounded by lush tropical plants and flowers. The restaurant houses a lounge area to enjoy a drink in a stylish and comfortable ambiance.
Enjoy the best Sushi experience, tropical cocktails, fresh fruit juices, light snacks or Gourmet elegant dinners at any of the following options:
Sushi Amor: Latin Fusion and Sushi. Serves: Lunch and Dinner
Nostalgia Bar: Wine and Tapas. Serves: Drinks and Dinner
Wine Pairing Dinner: A 5-course dinner with 5 glasses of wine.
Kali, Kali Pool Bar: Casual, Poolside Snacks. Serves: Lunch
Romantic Dinners: Gourmet Extravaganza. Serves: Dinner
For the Family
This Boutique hotel is family Friend. Its Casita Deluxe Rooms can accomodate families up to 4 family members in two Double Beds.
Pools & Spas
Kali-Kali Pool and Wet bar
Acantha Spa at Nayara Hotel Spa and Gardens is a complete experience of relaxation for the mind, body and spirit. In order to achieve this we suggest the following guidelines:
Location: Acantha Spa is located on the top of the hillside of Arenal Nayara, between rooms 7 and 9. From the hotel entrance transportation is provided with golf cart. Please contact reception if the cart is not visible.
Operation hours: 9am to 8pm
How to Spa: For an ideal spa experience it is suggested you arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment for allow any consultation with your therapist.
What to wear: Please wear comfortable clothing and do not bring valuables or jewelry to the spa as they have to be removed during all treatments. If you are more comfortable wearing a swimsuit or underclothes during your treatment please do so. Your body will be fully draped during all treatments, with the exception of the area being treated.
The Hotel can orchestrate wedding arrangements.
The hotel offers the best setting for an Unforgettable Honeymoon!
Entertainment & Activities
Arenal is also the premier adventure destination in Costa Rica: soaring canopies, hanging bridges, waterfalls and caves, mountain biking, hiking, climbing, whitewater rafting, fishing, zip lines, and nature safaris. For those interested in nature, we offer bird watching, ecological reserves, and wildlife galore. For those looking for healing and wellness, the Arenal area has many hot springs to bath in and reenergize.
(+) = Additional fees may apply for the use of these amenities.
(*) = Free, some restrictions may apply