Costa Rica is world-renowned for its incredible views of intriguing rainforests, gorgeous coastlines and lush greenery, among other things. Many of these views and more are available at top hotels and resorts, as well as at meeting spaces.
Oyster.com came up with a list of the 15 most beautiful views in Costa Rica, and Smart Meetings focused on a few that are most appealing to meeting groups.
Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo offers spacious accommodations alongside the beach, restaurants that make magnificent use of local ingredients, a full-service spa, and plenty of eco-adventures. The property also has 120 guest rooms (all with ocean views) and 9,589 sq. ft. of meeting space; sunset meetings on the beach, surrounded by the wild, rugged beauty of Costa Rica’s northwest Pacific coast, are particularly memorable.
The Springs Resort and Spa at Arenal offers a spectacular view of Arenal Volcano, natural hot and cold springs, five unique dining experiences, a 14,000-square-foot spa and 9,800 sq. ft. of flexible indoor meeting space and 17,200 sq. ft. of spectacular outdoor poolside, terrace, and riverfront space for unforgettable parties, events and team-building activities.
An adults-only resort in an idyllic location, Occidental Grand Papagayo is surrounded by the wild, natural beauty characteristic of Costa Rica’s northern Pacific coast. The open lobby features expansive views of the lush and tropical landscape of Costa Rica. The property offers 160 guest rooms and 2,000 sq. ft. of meeting space.
Hotel Punta Islita provides views of a secluded cove of inspiring natural beauty. Surrounded by ocean, this eco-resort interweaves exuberant tropical dry forest, vibrant local art and charming communities that welcome travelers in heartfelt hospitality. The hotel has 56 guest rooms and 840 sq. ft. of meeting space.
Offering a fabulous setting with a stunning viewpoint to Arenal Volcano, Arenal Kiroro Suites and Spa sits on 27 acres of undulating land, surrounded by two streams (La Palma and Kioro) with crystalline waters that flow into Arenal Volcano National Park. The property has 53 guest rooms and 3,411 sq. ft. of meeting space.