Starting at $925 per night


If you're in search of an extraordinary romantic getaway, look no further than Nayara Springs, where an exclusive adults-only luxury experience awaits, nestled within the lush rainforest that envelops the awe-inspiring Arenal Volcano. Here, you'll find individual private villas, each complete with its own inviting plunge pool, an outdoor garden shower, and a charming balcony, all conspiring to create a truly enchanting atmosphere for relaxation as you explore the breathtaking Arenal region. Meandering natural trails lead you to the hotel's array of dining establishments, two expansive swimming pools, a serene yoga pavilion offering complimentary yoga sessions, and a modern gym boasting captivating rainforest views. What's more, the onsite Spa, which garnered the prestigious title of Number 1 Spa in the World by Conde Nast Traveler in 2016, awaits to pamper you in unparalleled luxury. Nayara Springs is also the ideal setting for weddings and romantics of all ages!

Perched atop a hill, with an entrancing vista of the majestic Arenal Volcano, Nayara Springs, situated in the temperate Pacific highlands zone, offers a respite from the warmer regions of Costa Rica. The cooler climate ensures your comfort as you explore the exotic allure of the tropical rainforest. A plethora of outdoor adventure activities, including ziplining, canyoning, river rafting, and captivating Nature tours, are centered in the nearby town of La Fortuna. For a comprehensive list of available adventures, please refer to our Arenal Tours page. If you seek swift transportation, a private Piper jet can whisk you away to La Fortuna in just 20 minutes from either San Jose or Liberia airports, while ground transportation from the international airports typically takes around 2 hours.

Your comfort is paramount at Nayara Springs Villas, where a dedicated personal host will attend to your every need throughout your stay. The hotel's exceptional staff are not only consummate professionals but also genuinely friendly, ready to accompany you on impromptu guided walks to introduce you to the resident sloths and other fascinating wildlife. You can also savor the tropical vistas from an 80-meter fixed hanging bridge, and as night falls, the gentle illumination creates a romantic ambiance perfect for a moonlit stroll beneath the stars.

Each of the hotel's dining establishments showcases a delectable array of gourmet cuisine, ranging from casual to formal, all meticulously prepared by top chefs. At the upscale Amor Loco, you'll discover an extensive menu that caters to every palate and includes a tantalizing selection of Caribbean specialties, all complemented by nightly live music. For a more relaxed dining experience, Mis Amores offers artisanal bread and wood oven-cooked pizzas, available throughout the day. Alternatively, you can indulge in delectable offerings from the pool bar or learn about the coffee roasting process while savoring a freshly brewed cup at Mi Cafecito, a cozy cafe lounge and library. At Nostalgia Wine & Tapas bar, you can embark on a culinary journey with a 5-course meal perfectly paired with 5 selected wines. For an extra-special experience, consider requesting a romantic feast served exclusively for you and your loved one in a luxurious private setting, overlooking a breathtaking view.

The ingeniously designed individual villas, embracing an open layout, invite you to intimately connect with the surrounding jungle. Featuring polished hardwood floors, each private balcony boasts a soothing hot spring-fed plunge pool, a daybed, and a quaint dining table with two chairs. You can even opt for complimentary breakfast delivery right to your villa. Inside, you'll encounter tasteful furnishings, a comfortable living area, and a sumptuous 4-poster bed adorned with luxurious linens. Dual vanities provide ample space, and you have the choice of showering indoors or reveling in the outdoor garden shower. An in-room espresso maker stands ready to brew your coffee of choice, and the mini-fridge and coffee supplies are replenished daily. Room air conditioning is available, though often unnecessary due to the pleasant climate.

Hotel Tags

  • Luxury
  • Eco Style
  • Boutique
  • Spa
  • Romantic
  • Hilltop
  • Yoga
  • Hot Springs
  • Sustainable
  • Adult Only

Hotel Amenities

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Hot Springs
  • Spa
  • Fitness Room
  • Gardens
  • Computer Station
  • Parking
  • Wifi
  • Laundry Service

Room Amenities

Springs Villa

  • AC
  • Cable Tv
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Mini Fridge
  • Phone
  • Coffee Service
  • Internet
  • Internet Free
  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room
  • Sitting Area
  • Terrace
  • Volcano View
  • Jungle View
  • Adult Section

Handicap Accessibility

  • Accessible Path Of Travel
  • Accessible Bathroom
  • Disabled Parking
  • In-room Accessibility


Latitude: N 10° 30' 10.91"
Longitude: W 84° 41' 12.8"


  • Overall 99.4% (10 Guest Ratings)
  • Cleanliness: 100%
  • Comfort: 100%
  • Meeting Expectations: 100%
  • Staff: 98%
  • Value: 99%


There are no words, this hotel BLEW us away. I wish we were both still there. The staff were INCREDIBLE and went above and beyond at every request. The villa was the most amazing place I've ever stayed. The entire resort was quiet, relaxed, romantic and beautiful. I can't stop gushing about this hotel to everyone I know. We can't wait to go back one day!


Honestly, this was the best part of the trip. Planning to come back one day again to experience Nayara in the dry season!


Nayara is incredible. It has everything you could ever want and service that can't be beat. Walking the grounds is a joy on its own, but couple that with all of the amenities, including an armadillo trail, a stunning spa and tons of great places to eat and drink, it's worth every penny.


This resort exceeded our every expectation. The spa experience was phenomenal. The rooms were incredible the rooms are incredible. The staff were exceedingly helpful


This hotel is amazing. They do not know the word no. Transportation throughout the complex came quickly with friendly drivers. We enjoyed the restaurants, especially Asia Luna.It was a great way to end our trip. I would highly recommend this hotel which is probably why it is one of the top 10 in the world.


What can I say? This place is like a dream!! It exceeded our expectations.