Luxury Christmas Romance
Enjoy the Ultimate in Luxury with this Christmas Package.
- DAY BY DAY
‘Luxury Christmas Romance’ is perfect for:
Couples who want to spend the holidays surrounded by luxury.
Treat yourself to ultimate luxury and spend your Christmas holiday in the amazing scenery of tropical Costa Rica.
Soothing Hot Springs in Arenal
Begin your romantic trip with a three-night stay at a lavish, award-winning, five-star resort in the Arenal Volcano area with stunning volcano views—Arenal Kioro. Enjoy exploring the property with its breathtaking scenery, and after an exciting day of excursions, relax in the on-site hot springs pools surrounded by lush greenery.
An Adult-Only Stay with Ocean Views
Then travel to Guanacaste’s Golden Coast to be pampered at your beautiful adult only all inclusive resort – Secrets Papagayo.
Retreat from the world and take refuge in this beachfront resort surrounded by lush vegetation. Nestled on the side of a cliff in the unique Papagayo area, Secrets Papagayo is a modern, adult-only hotel where guests can sit back and relax knowing they are well cared for.
This vacation package is all about decompressing and recharging batteries away from kids. Whether that means adrenaline highs or spa treatments, Secrets has an option for everyone.
There are also seven different restaurants and cafés on-site, and it’s all included so none of have to worry about reaching for your wallet every time you crave something.
Enjoying the Time at the Beach
Being located beachfront along Arenillas Beach, in Papagayo, means that there are plenty of water activities to take part in.
The calm, waveless gulf is ideal for activities like SUP (stand-up paddle) boarding, kayaking, and snorkeling. Try to spot as many seahorses, fish, and turtles as you can. Head into the refreshing blue water for some fishing, surfing, or diving.
This vacation offers the perfect balance of activities and relaxation so all of you can really get in your groove!
What’s included in ‘Luxury Christmas Romance’?
Lodging & Meals:
- 3 nights at Arenal Kioro—including daily breakfast.
- 4 nights at Secrets Papagayo — all inclusive meals, snacks and beverages.
- From the San Jose International Airport to Arenal Kioro (app. 3 hours)
- From Arenal Kioro to Secrets Papagayo (app. 3 hours)
- From Secrets Papagayo to the Liberia International Airport (app. 30 min)
All private transfers include an English-speaking driver.
You will receive a 100% accurate price when you inquire with us and share your travel dates. Final package pricing includes taxes, domestic transport, tours and lodging as described unless otherwise indicated. The package does NOT include international airfare or optional travel insurance or any other services not expressly mentioned.
DAY BY DAY
Day 1: Welcome to Costa Rica!
Fly into San José International Airport where one of our representatives meets you and shows you to your private transfer. Then take a ride to the Arenal Volcano area, where you stay at the renowned Arenal Kioro, famous for its stellar views of the volcano and expansive tropical gardens.
Stay at Arenal Kioro
Days 2 & 3: Enjoy the Resort
Enjoy personalized service and great dining at Arenal Kioro to get in the holiday mood. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the lush tropical forest while enjoying a drink by the pool, or admire the stunning views of Arenal Volcano from your room while soaking in the soothing en-suite Jacuzzi.
To enjoy even more of the area’s mineral waters, take the complimentary shuttle to the hotel’s off-site hot springs center, where there are more hot springs pools and a bar.
If you want to take your vacation to the next level, visit some of Arenal’s hot spots—La Fortuna waterfall, the Hanging Bridges or Arenal Volcano National Park, to admire the spectacular wildlife of the tropical rainforest and the stunning volcano views.
Stay at Arenal Kioro
Day 4: Arenal to Papagayo Bay
A private transfer will take you on a three-hour drive to the luxurious beachfront Secrets Papagayo in Playa Arenillas, located within the stunning Papagayo Bay.
Stay at Secrets Papagayo
Day 5, 6 & 7: Relax at your resort
The second half of your vacation is all about relaxation and enjoying the stunning natural beauty and surroundings of Papagayo Bay. Secerets Papagayo is on Playa Arenillas, and has super calm waters, perfect for swimming, kayaking or stand up paddlebboard (SUP).
Spend a day lounging alongside the swim-up bar, or try out the different activities at the bigger pool where there is always something to do, going from water polo to bingo.
Stay at The Secrets Papagayo
Day 8: Head Home
A private transfer will take you for a 20-minute ride to Liberia International Airport where you will catch your flight back home.