Looking for a complete all inclusive resort experience? Although still a budding resort destination, the number of resort properties in Costa Rica is steadily growing, as more visitors seek a worry-free or family friendly getaway. Let our local experts customize your experience!
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Costa Rica resorts with all inclusive options allow guests to worry less about a daily schedule and focus on having a relaxing and fun getaway. Many families prefer these types of hotels, as their kids cannot easily wander off or get into trouble, allowing parents to relax and enjoy their holiday. Facilities tend to be secure with plenty of on-site activities and services to keep the entire clan entertained. Couples like all inclusive hotels as they can be extremely relaxing and worry-free….to the point of encouraging no-guilt “laziness”, thanks to a carefree and pleasure-filled environment.
One of the biggest advantages of these resort properties is their prime location. The larger hotels enjoy some of the finest beachfront locations in the country. Smaller hotels can rarely afford the maintenance required at such grandiose facilities nearby the corrosive, salty air. As a result, many spectacular beachfront locations in the country are occupied by these larger hotels and resorts.
Not all resorts are the same in terms of their ambiance or the clientele they attract. In addition, the food quality and the service levels vary greatly. Some of the all inclusive resorts in Costa Rica have a more laid-back and carefree vibe, while others emphasize “white glove” service and elegant facilities. Some have complete, all-inclusive plans where rates include meals, snacks and alcoholic drinks. Other properties offer meals-only or flexible meal plans. At some all inclusive hotels in Costa Rica, a meal plan is a necessity, as the properties are not nearby any local towns.
Before you go about selecting the hotels for your vacation, it is important that you understand the purpose of your trip and the type of experience you desire. There are some properties whose mood changes dramatically depending on the season, as the type of traveler they attract varies during specific periods. This is where a local expert at our travel agency can guide you in the right direction. In our experience, often a negative hotel review is the result of a client who stayed at a property that was not right for their needs. Travel with us and we’ll be sure you avoid that mistake!
Resorts aren’t your thing? No worries! For those travelers who want to experience something more adventurous, Costa Rica offers an array of charming boutique hotels in less traveled areas. See our list of boutique hotels here.