Costa Rica: North Pacific

Florblanca Hotel

Florblanca is located on the Pacific Ocean on the very tip of the Nicoya Peninsula just outside the town of Santa Teresa, an eclectic blend of different cultures and styles. The hotel was designed for all guests: surfers, non-surfers, and anyone wanting to experience the amazing natural beauty of Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast. While absorbing this Central American experience at Florblanca, you will further be surrounded by sheer elegance, fine gourmet dining, and the ultimate in accommodations and unmatched personal service. The villas are very open air, but the bedrooms cater to even the most timid of travelers with exquisite bedding, air conditioning or optional fresh-air living.

Deluxe One and Two Bedroom Villas

These villas are nestled into the jungle and designed with a quiet elegance that highlights local arts and crafts. Each individual villa offers privacy while peaking out through the colorful tropical vegetation. Each one features a spacious open air living area with comfortable seating, complete with a hand-made Costa Rican hammock for two, hanging at the dramatic opening to the lush jungle greenery. The bathroom is creatively designed in a garden setting and the air conditioned bedroom is fitted with a king size bed adorned with luxurious linens. The second bedroom in the two bedroom villa has two twin beds and a day bed. The Deluxe Villas are situated with a direct view of the beach and present stunning views of the beautiful Pacific, just a minute’s walk away.

Superior One and Two Bedroom Villas

These villas are basically the same as the Deluxe Villas, except the Superior Villas have a garden view.

Honeymoon House

The most luxurious and exotic setting is the Honeymoon House sitting on the northern boundary of this lush ocean front paradise. While not exclusively for honeymooners, Villia ll offers a sense of true privacy for couples of all ages. Its ocean-front king bedroom and Jacuzzi adorned master bath are a perfectly romantic surrounding high above the sparkling Pacific surf. The bedroom opens to a spacious flora covered deck shaded by a tall tree canopy and a vista. The open deck is unmatched for midday relaxation, sunning, an early morning in-room breakfast, or cocktails at sunset. The entire bedroom can open to the outdoors with sliding doors facing the sea. Down below the master suite on the first floor, a wide and spacious living area looks directly on to the beach and is complete with hammock for two, a large casual seating area and a dinning nook for special in-room culinary experiences. Florblanca offers personal chef dining in the Honeymoon House where couples can special order private wine tasting, full course dinners, dessert and the works. You will be able to watch the chef prepare your favorites from a butler’s kitchen built into the dining area.

The Honeymoon House has a direct internet connection and a downstairs powder room and shower. The common area is open air with fans and romantic lighting for your full enjoyment and entertainment. Stepping down from the common area you are on the beach with your own private access, beach chairs, towels, suntan lotions and shady hammocks . Long walks or lazy hours in tidal pools are all just down the steps onto the sand. There is simply no place like the Honeymoon House at Florblanca. It is the best of the very best! Come, have the romance of your life.

Surf House

The new Surf House is positioned on an adjacent lot beside Villa I with a spectacular ocean front vista. It is the most casual and “laid back” accommodation with an ocean view morning, noon and night that will take your breath away. Converted from a modest private Costa Rican home, this space has three air-conditioned sleeping rooms; one with a small seating area and large refrigerator. All three rooms have doors opening to the sea, the breeze, and the sounds of the birds, monkeys and rolling waves. The surf house offers one community bathroom with a shower and a sunken bathtub that sits outside. There is an abundant of outdoor open space leading to the Pacific including hammocks and beach chairs for lounging, reading or sunset viewing. The Surf House sleeps up to six and is perfect for one or two couples, one couple with up to four children, four to six single adults (surfers or getaway friends) or overflow space for teenage children and friends while mom and dad take a villa next door. One room one has two twin beds, another room two has a king bed, and the third room is equipped with two single day beds. All of Florblanca amenities are available to guests of the Surf House including room service, the beautiful spa Bambu, pool, Nectar Restaurant, tours, maid service, laundry etc.