Located at the top of a mountain at 1100 feet above the Pacific Ocean, in the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, this luxury boutique hotel, manages to see stunning 240 degree views over the Gulf of Nicoya, from the islands of the Nicoya Peninsula, to the beautiful beaches of Jaco and Herradura.
Why Stay Here
In the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, floating 1100 feet high, sits an impressive place known as Zephyr Palace. Named after the mythological Greek god of the west and warm wind, the Zephyr Palace overlook the majestic Pacific Ocean and the mysterious tropical rain forest.
- Amazing Panoramic Views!
- Beautiful Sunsets
- Private Beach
- Surrounded by the Rainforest
Zephyr Palace - Villa Caletas expresses a truly unique combination of mountain and beach resort. You`ll find an infinit pool, 3 restaurants and room service, you`ll be close to the beach, and there is a boutique on-site. A yoga and fitness class is held on weekends, and there are spa services to refresh your mind, body and spirit. A hair and beauty salan will give you the best and fastest service for special occasions. You can also get a body spraying tan.
Beach: Less than two miles from the hotel, our guests can enjoy Caletas beach. Complimentary transportation is available every hour to take you to the beach or back to the hotel from 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M., besides noon. The pebble beach has sun beds, showers, restrooms and a snack bar so you can enjoy a fresh and light lunch as well as a perfect Martini.
The Zephyr Palace has seven thematic luxury suites. In all of them you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the Nicoya Gulf. These suites have been carefully decorated, every detail will transport you to a different time and style according to your room`s theme. You can relax thanks to all the amenities and comforts of your suite, which were chosen to make you feel at home.
Restaurants, Lounges & Bars
Zephyr Palace offers you three great option at Villa Caletas:The culinary and creative talents have long been appreciated and acclaimed at the Mirador.
From the restaurant or our ocean view terrace, the international cuisine offers recipes that combine delicious flavor with artful presentation. It is truly the perfect place for a romantic dinner or for sharing with friends.
Desserts crown the occasion, with extraordinary pies and cakes in a variety of local fruit sauces. Let our chef surprise and delight you!
Reservations are suggested. Open for dinner from 6:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. Please check with the Concierge as The Mirador Restaurant is not open every day, depending of the season.
This amazing Greek amphitheater offers impressive views on the Pacific Ocean and the Rain Forest.
- Anfiteatro Bar Restaurant
A local favorite for cocktail specials and its Martini Bar during sunset everyday. The restaurant is featuring international cuisine with a local flair and is known for service, consistency and quality.
Outdoor dining is available in the Anfiteatro Restaurant for those looking for succulent specialties and intimate surrounding.
Open from 7:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.
Villa Caletas private pebble beach offers a beautiful and wild area to relax and unwind.
- El PelIcano. Beach bar Restaurtant
Take a nap under the coconut trees in one of our private gazebo facing the ocean while listening to the breaking wave or get the perfect tan on a lounge chair drinking a freshly made local fruit cocktail.
You can spend the day at the beach and have a light lunch with our delicious snacks available at our Pelicano Snack Bar. An hourly transfer will take you back and forth starting at 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. A Jacuzzi, showers and restrooms are available.
Open from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Stay in the comfort your room and enjoy the great ``room service`` menu from 7.00 A.M. to 10.00 P.M. They can also accommodate a private dinner for you on your terrace or at the main pool.
Pools & Spas
Submerge yourself in the sea by diving into our main ``infinity`` pool, which creates the illusion of being part of the ocean. Relax in the Garden pool more secluded and over the jungle. They offer bar service at the pool. Our service at the pool is from 7:00 A.M. until 6:00 P.M. The waiters will be in this area for lunch. Room service is available until 10.00 P.M.
The hotel offers a place where you can strengthen your spirit and your body while enjoying the outstanding views of the Nicoya Gulf and the rainforest.
Exercise doesn`t just strengthen your muscles, it also strengthens your heart, bones and lowers your blood pressure.
Getting to the gym will take away the physical impetus for stress and you will find a sense of peace and happiness.
After your workout, relax in the outdoor jacuzzi, while enjoying the view at the Pacific ocean and the Jungle.Yoga at Villa Caletas
You`re invited to unwind and enter spacious open-air yoga terrace or the new Rancho and feel yourself go. Relax your mind to the sounds of birds and slowing waving trees, surrounded by the deep green jungle.
The hotel provide a seasonal yoga program each Saturday and Sunday and can organize private session during the week for couples or small group, just ask the Concierge. Villa Caletas also offers One Day Yoga Retreats or week long Yoga retreats, purchasing on property.Bella Vista Hair and Beauty Salon and Skin Products
Located on the hotel grounds, Bella Vista hair and beauty Salon will give you the best and fastest service if you are to attend a wedding ceremony, a special occasion or if you just need to refresh your hair cut. The experienced hair stylists and top beauticians are dedicated to make you look your best.
The Salon also offers the skin care products from Sesderma, a pioneer in the promotion of comprehensive dermatology, Anti-Aging Treatment Creams and serums to combat the effects of aging on the skin.
Manuel Antonio National Park
Carara Biological Reserve
Arenal Volcano and Hot Springs
Poas Volcano and National Park
Kayak and Snorkeling
White Water Rafting
Canopy Tour and Zip Lining
Crocodile Tour Safari
Whale Watching (seasonally)
Horse Back Riding
Mountain Top Experience
Sport Fishing Trips
- 24-Hour Front Desk
- Babysitting (+)
- Breakfast Room
- Business Services
- Car Rental Desk
- Complimentary Coffee
- Concierge Desk
- Conference Rooms
- Currency Exchange
- Elevator / Lift
- Express Check-Out
- Fine Dining
- Fitness Facility
- Free Parking
- Gift Shop on Property
- Guest Activity Desk
- Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
- Luxury Resorts
- Massage Therapist
- Multilingual Staff
- On-Site Check In
- Outdoor Pool
- Postal Services
- Public Internet Access
- Room Service
- Secured Parking
- Security Guard
- Spa Services
- Wake-Up Service
- Wedding Services
(+) = Additional fees may apply for the use of these amenities.
(*) = Free, some restrictions may apply