Costa Rica is popular for many things; one of them being the fact it constitutionally abolished its army in 1949 and is the oldest democracy in Central America. Its long coastline along the Pacific to the west and Caribbean Sea to the east makes it a tourist haven. As if to further enhance its position as a top tourist destination, it is bordered by Nicaragua to the north and the Panama to the south. It is a major link between North America and South America. Actually, the name 'Costa Rica' is Spanish for rich coast. Perhaps this is why it has attracted world beating investments in luxury resorts. Below are its top 5 resorts.
Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica
This resort overlooks the turquoise crystal clear waters of the pacific in the Papagayo Peninsula. With services such as child care, travel writing workshops, scuba diving lessons, deep sea fishing, golf course, kayaking lessons and luxury cabanas, it is the ideal destination for families.
Arenas Del Mar Beach Front and Rain Forest Resort
This resort is located in Manuel Antonio National Park. It is the best place to sample two worlds; the leisure of the sea and the marvels of the rain forest. Among the services offered here include; Babysitting/child services, Wedding services, Concierge service, Spa and free Wi-Fi.
Flamingo Beach Resort and Spa
Located in Playa Flamingo, this resort offers its guest gourmet food, spa, free Wi-Fi, snorkeling and diving as well as boat rides. It is the holiday maker's paradise.
Hotel Punta Islita
This hotel is located in Playa Samara. Here you get to experience sports such as golf, fishing and tennis. Other activities range from Dolphin Watching, Bird Watching, Low-Tide Creature Safari, and Sea Turtle Egg Laying Experience to Hiking, and Torch-Lit Dinners.
Alma Del Pacifico Beach Hotel and Spa
Located in Esterillos Este, this hotel is perhaps the best wedding destination in Costa Rica. From Picturesque grounds to high-end dining, a bride will be mistaken not to choose this location to host her wedding. You can also have a luxury spa as well as soak in the rich Costa Rican sun.
Whatever you do, make sure that at least once in your life time, you visit one of this top resorts in Costa Rica. These resorts are what memories are made of.