Cala Luna Boutique Hotel & VillasPlaya Langosta Tamarindo, Guanacaste
Located in Guanacaste, Tamarindo’s beach district has Cala Luna, the most celebrated boutique hotel in a secluded setting. With picturesque architecture of indigenous hardwoods, this stunning property blends with its lush surroundings. Accommodations are fashioned in sophisticated comforts, and range from Deluxe Rooms to Villas expansive enough to sleep 6. Each Villa in distinguished décor has a private pool, tranquil terraced garden and sleek gourmand’s kitchen. Classic amenities for families to indulge are the hotel’s very own surf school and free-form pool with cabanas. An organic garden is applauded for its abundance and care. After dark, this region’s most admired fusion dishes (Italian and seafood) are created by Cala Moresca.
Special Touches: Breakfast and Beach Sunset Drinks with compliments (daily)
At-a-Glance: 41 A/C villas and rooms | 2 restaurants | Organic cuisine | Beach | Poolside cabanas | Surfing Academy
Winding paths connect the 41 deluxe rooms and villas, each tucked amid silver palms and sweet hibiscus. Designed in rich tropical hardwood, all accommodations feature private patios, while the 21 luxury villas also come with extra spacious living areas, kitchens and private pools.
Thanks to its natural setting, the resort offers no shortage of activities, from surf lessons to deep-sea fishing to tropical forest canopy tours. Photo ops in this true wildlife-haven include giant leatherback turtles, howler monkeys and iguanas.
When hunger hits, guests can savor healthy specialties at La Caletta Lounge and an eclectic mix of gourmet dishes, including local cuisine from the Guanacaste province, at Cala Moresca.
Wedding couples tie the knot enveloped in tranquil beauty. Brides and grooms process down a soft path lined with torches, flowers and long, flowing ribbons—just a few of the special touches arranged for by Cala Luna’s wedding planner. A live trio and crashing surf provide background music for an unforgettable day.