Escape to the golden sands of Playa Flamingo at the Flamingo Beach Resort and Spa of Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Set on one of the prettiest beaches on Costa Rica's Pacific coast, guests can enjoy the comforts of a four-star resort between sessions on the Blue Flag beach. The affordable 120 room resort provides all you need for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Resort amenities include an oceanfront restaurant and lounge, swimming pool with swim-up bar, tennis courts and fitness center, spa and beauty salon, conference room, and WiFi in some public areas. In addition, the resort offers daily fitness classes and activities. Families can also enjoy the Family Center with games and movies as well as the kid's pool and playground. The resort offers multiple meal plans including "no meals", "breakfast", or the "all-inclusive" plan. Each plan is clearly noted in the room name, so please carefully read the names to ensure you reserve the option you are interested in.
Located just 45 minutes from the international airport in Liberia, Playa Flamingo is one of the most convenient beach towns in Costa Rica. Visitors will find a peaceful small town with a few restaurants and shops near the resort. The sights, sounds, nightlife, and conveniences of Tamarindo are only 20 minutes away by car or taxi. Or you can find your way around the local market in the nearby fishing village of Brasilito.
Days are easy at the Flamingo Beach Resort. A walk across the small dirt road that separates the beach from the resort will lead you to the gorgeous beach area. The waves are small most of the year, making it a great beach for swimming, boogie boarding, and body surfing.
The large outdoor swimming pool is the center of attraction between the resort's buildings. Take a few laps and then take it easy at the swim up bar. The resort also offers an ocean view fitness center and lighted tennis courts. If you are looking for something more organized, you can sign up for one of the daily resort activities. The schedule varies daily, but offerings include yoga classes, water aerobics or games, eco walks, salsa dancing, and cocktail mixing classes.
The OnZen Spa is located onsite at the resort. For an additional fee, you can indulge in a variety of services including various massages, body treatments, and facials. All of which are designed for wellness, relaxation, and beauty.
The resort's Arenas Restaurant offers indoor dining and an outdoor patio with ocean views. Open daily; this restaurant serves a fusion of international and local cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Capriccios Pizza Bistro & Cafe serves coffee and pastries in the morning and is also open for pizza, pasta, and salads in the evenings. The rooftop Sunset Lounge will liven up your evenings with cold beers, tropical cocktails, and wines. Regular hours are from 3 - 10 pm Sunday through Thursday and 3 pm - 12 am on Friday and Saturday. The Magallanes Pool Bar is a swim up bar, open from 10 am - 6 pm daily. NOTE: All hours and availability are subject to change. The rooftop bar or other specific areas are sometimes rented for private events.
The 120 tastefully decorated rooms at Flamingo Beach Resort offer modern amenities and local decor. All provide air-conditioning, cable television, mini-fridge, safe deposit box, coffee maker, hair dryer, and more. Please refer to the Amenities Section for a complete list of what is included in each room category. The Economy Rooms and Standard Rooms can accommodate up to four people with either king or two double beds. These rooms provide good value, and typically have views to the gardens, or resort grounds (including parking lot views from some rooms). Studio Rooms are larger and perfect for families. These rooms do not have great views but do have a kitchenette with refrigerator and microwave and counter with stools. Also, these rooms have two double beds and a full-size sofa bed. Situated on the second and third floors, the Pool View Rooms are the most popular, offering a balcony and views to the landscaped grounds. The Ocean View Suites can accommodate up to six guests. These rooms feature a private ocean view balcony, living room with sofa bed, kitchenette with refrigerator and microwave, and a separate bedroom with either two double beds or a king size bed. The Presidential Suite has two bedrooms, king bed in the master bedroom, and two double beds in the second bedroom. There are two bathrooms, a living room with sofas, kitchenette with refrigerator and microwave, and private patios overlooking the pool and gardens. The spacious Honeymoon Suite is on the ground level with a separate living room, luxurious bathroom, and Jacuzzi-bath.