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Garden suites at Bosque del Mar
Garden suites at Bosque del Mar

Hotel Bosque del Mar in Playa Hermosa is a unique beach front property with a high-end boutique eco concept.

The hotel offers jacuzzi and swimming pool area, laundry service, gated parking, high speed WiFi access, Niromi gourmet international restaurant, conference rooms, Nya lounge bar and scuba diving center. The rooms are distributed in twenty Junior Suites with two queen size beds and a living room, six Ocean Front Suites with jacuzzi and six Garden View Suites equipped with two queen size beds and a roll away sofa in every living room. Also featured, is a complete and deluxe Penthouse floor.

The hotel has designed a great selection of places to visit and activities to do in the Guanacaste area. Tour options could be for nature lovers as Palo Verde National park, more into cultural learning as Guaitil artcraft town, idyllic moments enjoying the sunset on a catamaran or adventure activities as diving or canopy tours.

Key Features

  • Air conditioning.
  • Swimming pool & Jacuzzi
  • Handicapped rooms.
  • Tropical gardens.
  • Shuttle Service Available.
  • Beachfront bar and restaurant.
  • Laundry service.
  • Cable TV.
  • Wireless Internet service.
  • Gated parking.
  • Hot water private bathrooms
  • All credit cards accepted
  • Relax in the many Hammocks.
  • Guided Tours Available.
  • Shopping Nearby.
Beautiful beach wedding at Bosque del Mar
Beautiful beach wedding at Bosque del Mar


Air Conditioning
Beach Front Hotel
Cable TV
Family Friendly
Hair Dryer
Handicapped Accessible
Hotel near Beach
Internet Available
Laundry Service
Packages Available
Restaurant On Site
Room Service
Security Box
Telephone in Room
Tour Desk
Wi-Fi Internet


Spacious living roomat Bosque del Mar
Spacious living roomat Bosque del Mar


With a delicate environment characterized by Earth tones details, full of nature around and privacy, we have 20 Junior Suites spread in two floor buildings with garden front terraces. The design of this kind of room offers a bedroom with 2 queen size beds and a bathroom, plus a separate living room with mini bar.

Less than a minute walk from the beach, our Junior Suites are a great choice for families because every two rooms are connected by a door in the terrace, so you can be in touch and close enough if you are traveling with friends or family but still keeping your privacy and own space. Terraces are also a nice detail with these rooms, each one has a garden- pool view and in some case trees are literally crossing the building due we didn´t want to just cut them down, so we adapted the structure to the tree shape and this way we cause less environmental impact.

The Junior Suites are also preferred by couples, its intimacy and modern but cozy design is the perfect scenario for a romantic and relaxant stay. Our guests normally enjoy the warm living room where they can prepare their own costarican coffee or have their favorite tropical.

Detail of Junior Suites equipment and amenities:
* Two queen size or double beds
* Telephone (direct dial)
* Hot water shower bathroom
* Living room with sitting chairs
* Mini bar with refrigerator
* Ceiling fan, Coffee maker, Air conditioner
* 29” flat screen cable TV
* Terrace with table and chairs
* Alarm clock, Desk, Safety box, Hair dryer


Comfort, space and elegance are three factors to describe this kind of suite. Steps away from the beach, the restaurant and the swimming pool and with a really close view of our tropical gardens our six Garden View Suites offer an amazing bedroom with 2 queen beds and a living room with a pleasant sofa bed.

Garden View Suites were designed to blend modern convenience with cozy and eco friendly elements in its architecture. There is an obvious sensitivity and respect towards the surrounding environment, trying to share this with the couples, families and friends who normally stay with us at Bosque del Mar.

Equipped with 24/7 waves soothing sounds the Garden Suites also offer:
* Two queen size beds/
* Two ceiling fans
* Telephone (direct dial)/
* 39” plasma cable TV in bedroom
* Hot water shower bathroom
* 29” plasma cable TV in living room
* Living room with sofa bed
* Terrace with table and chairs
* Mini bar with refrigerator
* Two air conditioner units
* Hair dryer, Coffee maker,
* Desk, Safety box, Alarm clock, Surround sound system.
* Energy saving intelligent system controlling ceiling fans, A/C and lights


Right in front of the beach we have the new Ocean Front Suites, featuring a bedroom with 2 queen size beds, a comfortable living room with mini bar and a sofa bed, besides a spacious bathroom. Separate, a nice wooden terrace shares the amazing view with a great open air jacuzzi exclusive for each suite.

The Ocean Front Suites are surrounded by tropical gardens and the closes contact with the vibrant Pacific and scenic Playa Hermosa (Hermosa Beach), just few steps away. Technology, details and fine design are characteristics in this kind of suites, ideal for honeymooners or couples. Small families are also welcome here due the space and beds available.

In fact, elegance and space are the highlights our guest love, plus all these amenities:
* Two queen size beds or one king size
* Telephone (direct dial)
* Spacious hot water shower bathroom
* Living room with sofa bed
* Mini bar with refrigerator
* Two air conditioner units
* Two ceiling fans
* 39” plasma cable TV in bedroom
* 29” plasma cable TV in living room
* Coffee maker, Hair dryer, Safety box
* Beach front terrace with table and chairs
* Beach front jacuzzi
* Energy saving intelligent system controlling ceiling fans, A/C and lights
* Master remote control for lights, ceiling fans and window shades


Sophistication and comfort are easily detected in our Penthouse Suites, in third floor of the hotel´s main building. We have called the whole floor as NANKU (Chorotega indigenous word for “home”) because in deed the idea is making the guests feel like they are staying in their own beach house with a master bedroom suite, a next additional room, two suites, kitchen, living room, mini gym and more. Main suite NYURI (“bird” in Chorotega) with terraces, open air jacuzzi and mini gym, is available and individually rented with a side smaller additional room.

We also offer the opportunity of taking the Suites separately as OPOME I or OPOME II (“high” in Chorotega) which are twin Suites in the Penthouse. They can be rented together as well, with games room included and called YOKUE (“big” in Chorotega).



We offer a great selection of places to visit and activities to do in Guanacaste area. Tour options could be for nature lovers as Palo Verde National park, more into cultural learning as Guaitil artcraft town, idyllic moments enjoying the sunset on a catamaran or adventure activities as diving or canopy tours. Anything you decide, please contact our Front Desk to reserve in advance.


    Sails around 4 hours through the bay and nearby coasts and enjoy the wonderful and famous sunset at Playa Hermosa. Swim suit, sandals, sun glasses, sunscreen and towels is recommended. During the tour we offer drinks, snacks and fruit.


    The best time to enjoy this adventure is during the morning our tour starts at 8 a.m. and last 3 hours. We recommend swim suit, sandals, towels, sun screen and sun glasses. Drinks are included in the tour.


    This experience include horseback ride, hike to the crater, hot Springs swim, volcanic gases and hot mud pools from Miravalles Volcano. Starts at 8 a.m. and it’s a full day tour with lunch and drinks. Taking comfortable hiking shoes, short or light long pants, swim suit, bug repellent, towels, sunscreen, sun glasses and hat is recommended.


    This adventure last around 3 hours moving on 11 platforms of different high. The Canopy tour is available all day but keep in mind the last one starts at 3 p.m. Normally clients wear bug repellent, short or light pants, comfortable shoes and sun glasses.


    Leaving daily at 8 a.m, diving tour includes 2 immersions (2 tanks), drinks and fruit. You will be back at the hotel around 1 p.m.


    Experience the Costa Rican culture from it roots. You decide what time to start this 5-6 hours tour and the first stop is to have a cup of coffee in a traditional cooperative company located in Santa Cruz. Later in Guaitil, the last descendant trace of Maya culture (the native Chorotegas) they keep the legacy of making handmade pottery using natural clay and their home made workshops and ovens.

    Here, visitors have the opportunity of buying unique pieces of pottery directly from the artisans. Do not forget carry your sun glasses, light clothes, bug repellent, sunscreen and camera. The tour offers transportation, guide and drink at the coffee cooperative. If you want to have lunch in a local “soda” or restaurant, we can recommend you where.


    A unique adventure driving a Jet Ski for yourself.This tour includes a guide and can be as long as you decide (rate per hour), we recommend light clothes, sandals, sun screen and sun glasses.


    Palo Verde has more than 13.350 hectares of biodiversity including forest and wetlands. Our tour includes transportation by car and boat through Tempisque River, guide, drinks and lunch. Starts at 8 a.m. and it´s a full day tour, we recommend to wear comfortable shoes, bug repellent, sun screen, hat and sun glasses.


    Leaving after breakfast (8 a.m.), a vehicle with a guide will take you through the beaches of Potrero, Flamingo, Conchal, Brasilito and Tamarindo. Enjoy the sun and the sea, discovering particularities as Conchal, which is a beach made of tiny pieces of marine shells. We recommend to take with you swim suit, sun glasses, towels, bug repellent, sun tan lotion or sun screen.

    Even we offer drinks all day, lunch is not included in the tour rate in order our clients complete their experience choosing one of the typical “sodas” (small informal restaurants) recommended in Brasilito.


    If you haven’t try this, don’t worry! Professional guides and first quality equipment will guaranty an amazing tour. Keep in mind sandals, swim suit, change of light clothes, sun screen, extra shoes, towels and bug repellent.

    This intense challenge requires moderated physical effort through a journey of around 20 kilometers down Corobicí River. Leaving the hotel at 7:30 a.m. and arriving by the end of the afternoon, transportation, guide, lunch and additional drinks are included.


    More than a tour, this is an incredible educational experience recommended for all family.

    Continuosly, Ostional Beach y Playa Grande are witnesses of the miracle of life with the Olive Ridgely Turtles and the Leather Back Turtles (Baulas) nesting. A certified local guide will take you through the natural process of such amazing creatures.

    Starting hour depends on the nesting season, but generally we coordinate first with officials in every beach in order to know when and where we can offer the tour if the “arribadas” (groups of turtles) are big. The tour also finish when you and mother nature decide. It’s important to carry comfortable shoes (may get wet), short pants and bug repellent and camara (flash is not allowed). We include transportation, guide, National Park ticket fee and drinks.


    Would you like to spend a whole day doing all you want in a early XIX Century ranch with the Rincón de la Vieja Volcano right behind of you?

    Some of the possibilities are horseback riding to the waterfalls, white water tubing class II-IV, climbing a rock canyon, rappelling, hanging bridges, Tarzan swing, hot springs, volcanic mud or trapiche tour (old way to process sugar cane).

    We recommend to head out at 8 a.m. and will be back around 6 p.m. remember to wear comfortable shoes, sun glasses, swim suit, light short pants (or long pants if you are thinking in horseback ride), towels and bug repellent. We offer transportation, guide, lunch and all the activities you wish to do throughout the day.


    Combining the Country’s rich history and the internationally known natural wonders it adds some characteristics such as natural trails, beautiful beaches. Santa Rosa protects the biggest arid rainforest in Central America and one of the most important historic places in Costa Rica. This is where very important battles took place about 150 years ago when invaders tried to disturb our freedom and way of life.

    The park also preserves Nancite beach, well known for the arrival of Lora turtle and Naranjo beach, known worldwide for its ideal conditions to practice surfing. Santa Rosa is just about 90 minutes away from the hotel, so the time to head out and come back its totally up to you however we recommend to head out early to enjoy all day. Bring along bathing suit, shorts, towels, sun block and bug repellent. With the transportation, the tour includes a guide, entrance ticket to the park and beverages, lunch is not included on the tour price so our guest could choose one of the typical “sodas” (small informal restaurants) on the way and have your experience completed.

Tours Offered

ATV Riding
Canopy Tours / Zip Line
Family Friendly Tours
Horseback Riding
Jet Ski / Wave Runner
Mountain Biking
National Park / Reserve Tours
Night Hikes
Scuba Diving
Surfing Lessons
White Water Rafting
White Water Tubing
Wildlife Viewing

Location & Map

North Pacific Coast Map
North Pacific Coast Map
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Hotel Bosque del Mar - Playa Hermosa is at the first entrance to the beach in Playa Hermosa


Season Date FromDate To 
Green Season May 1stDecember 15th
High SeasonJanuary 3rd to March 15thMarch 24 to April 30thDecember 16th to December 22nd
Peak Season December 23rd to January 3rdMarch 16th to March 23rd
 Green SeasonHigh SeasonPeak Season
Junior Suite (single or double)$150 $200 $250 
Suite in front of the ocean (single or double)$225 $300 $350 
Suite in front of gardens (single or double)$200 $250 $300 
Extra Person$30 $30 $30 
Guide & Driver$45 $45 $45 
Rates are per room based on single or double occupancy, per night.
Lodging rates include 13% of sales tax
All rates are in US Dollars.
Breakfast is NOT included in lodging rate
From 0 to 5 years inclusive accompanied by two adults, no room charge will apply.
Clients must cancel any reservation in writing and receive a cancellation confirmation in the same way by the hotel.

Customer Reviews for Hotel Bosque del Mar - Playa Hermosa

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5 of 55 of 55 of 55 of 55 of 5
From: United States6/20/2015
"With out a doubt the most relaxed, pleasurable and friendly hotel I have ever stayed at and that includes five star hotels in France, Austria, Italy, Spain, and Switzerland. Staff, rooms, and food are outstanding. We will definitely return again."
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