Set beside a conservation easement in Nosara, the Olas Verde Hotel is only separated from the beach by a walk through the lush forest. Surrounded by tropical gardens and towering Ceiba trees, the area's newest sustainable boutique-style hotel embraces its natural surroundings and the ever-present pura vida vibe of Nosara. Hotel amenities include a freeform swimming pool, restaurant and bar, conference room, and WiFi in most areas.
Grab your board and enjoy some of the best surfing in Costa Rica! From the Olas Verdes, you can walk along the path through the conservation easement and on to one best surfing beaches in the country, Playa Guiones. This is not only a great surfing beach but also absolutely beautiful and a great place to perfect your tan or practice yoga. Speaking of yoga, Nosara is one of the best places to practice yoga, with several studios in and around town. Want to see some wildlife? No problema! Howler monkeys, iguanas, and other amazing animals can often be found in the conservation area.
Of course, you can also have a great time just lounging around the beautiful freeform swimming pool at Olas Verdes. Surrounded by trees and gardens, a lounge area, and the restaurant, you'll have no problem unwinding and finding your inner pura vida.
The Restaurante el Manglar is located near the hotel's pool. Owned by a local Tica, the restaurant offers a great selection of fresh seafood and wonderful blend of tasty international and local dishes. The relaxed and laidback vibe also makes it a great place to enjoy tropical drinks or a cerveza after a day at the beach.
The suites at the Olas Verdes Hotel are distributed among five building modules. All of the suites are tastefully decorated with a colorful, tropical vibe and come with air-conditioned bedrooms, ceiling fans in the living rooms, mini-fridge, coffee maker, safe deposit box, and bathrooms with solar heated water.
Located above the restaurant, front desk and overlooking the pool, the Poolside Suites are perfect for couples or solo travelers. These rooms offer a queen size bed in the bedroom and a living room with a pullout sofa bed. The total area of these suites is approximately 375 square feet.
Luxury Suites are larger and are distributed among several buildings. All have a sofa and first-floor units have a sofa bed (must be specifically requested). In addition to the aforementioned amenities, these suites also have a toaster oven or microwave, breakfast seating area, and a wet bar. The bedrooms have a queen bed and a single size bed. The total area of the Luxury Suites is approximately 525 square feet.
The Two Bedroom Beach Apartment is perfect for families and groups. The apartment is actually two Luxury Suites next to each other (usually configured with an upstairs and a downstairs unit) and within the same building. That essentially means that you will have the amenities of two combined Luxury Suites (2 bedrooms, 2 living rooms, 2 bathrooms, etc.). The total area of the Two Bedroom Beach Apartment is approximately 1,050 feet squared.