Starting at $49 per night


Hotel Villas Gaia is a quaint eco-friendly hotel which is strongly committed to an environmentally sustainable operation. This simple but elegant lodge is located on a small hilltop overlooking the beautiful wild beach of Playa Tortuga. Hotel amenities include a large refreshing swimming pool, delicious restaurant proudly serving up local fish, meats, and vegetable, a jungle trail to explore which takes you right to the beach, and free internet in each casita and in the common areas for your complete convenience.

This area is home to some amazing beaches, and the incredible Marino Ballena National Park, which means you can enjoy excellent snorkeling, scuba diving, sport fishing, and whale and dolphin watching tours, as well as plenty of R and R on these pristine beaches. The surrounding rainforests mean that jungle hikes, canopy zip line tours, horseback riding, and safari floats are also available for your enjoyment.

While at Hotel Gaia you will enjoy the friendly service, breathtaking panoramic views, refreshing swimming pool, relaxing Rancho bar and the restaurant serving up many unique signature dishes to delight your senses. Boxed lunches and laundry service are also available for an additional fee. 

The rooms at Hotel Gaia consist of bungalows or “casitas” to meet your every need. The available room types are:

Standard Casita with Air Conditioning which features air conditioning, lamps, nightstand, safe deposit box, private terrace, and jungle view.

Casita Deluxe with Air Conditioning which are locates on the hilltop and feature air conditioning, lamps, nightstand, safe deposit box, private terrace, and jungle view.

La Casa Two Bedroom House features air conditioning, two bedrooms, living room, sofa bed, cable TV, refrigerator, lamps, nightstand, safe deposit box, and private terrace. Located on the hilltop with both ocean and rainforest views.

This hotel is best suited for environmentally conscientious tourists looking for a quiet and comfortable retreat among the natural beauty. Great for couples and families.

Hotel Tags

  • Midrange
  • Eco Style
  • Remote
  • Sustainable

Hotel Amenities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Pool
  • Trails
  • Gardens
  • Parking
  • Wifi

Room Amenities

Casita Deluxe with Air Conditioning

  • Safe Deposit Box

Casita Standard with Air Conditioning

  • AC
  • Fan
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Terrace

La Casa Two Bedroom

  • AC
  • Fan
  • Cable Tv
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Mini Fridge
  • Coffee Service
  • Kitchenette
  • Two Bedrooms

Handicap Accessibility

  • Accessible Bathroom
  • In-room Accessibility


Latitude: N 9° 4' 35.25"
Longitude: W 83° 39' 38.57"


  • Overall 80.5% (4 Guest Ratings)
  • Cleanliness: 90%
  • Comfort: 75%
  • Meeting Expectations: 70%
  • Staff: 85%
  • Value: 82.5%


We enjoyed this property very much. Lighting in the room was our only complaint !