Nicoya, Costa Rica
This luxury boutique resort is located on the remote southern tip of the Nicoya Peninsula in Mal País, one of Costa Rica’s best-kept secrets. Set in the rainforest across from the Pacific Ocean, Casa Chameleon is the ultimate tropical hideaway. This chic resort is built from local hardwoods, bamboo, river rock and volcanic stone. Facilities include an inviting pool surrounded by jungle, a poolside lounge bar, a restaurant and a spa. It can be accessed from Tambor airport, which connects to San José International Airport.
Offering superb personalised service, top-notch cuisine and endless adventures, Casa Chameleon will appeal to couples seeking an exclusive and romantic rainforest retreat. This is an adults-only resort.
The resort provides six spacious and lavishly appointed villas, all offering spectacular views of the ocean. Each villa is individually designed and features a hugely comfortable four-poster bed, sumptuous furnishings, luxurious bathroom and a terrace with a plunge pool. For those looking to indulge, Villa Ultra is magnificent and features floor-to-ceiling glass doors and a delightful terrace.
The restaurant’s gourmet menu showcases the best of Costa Rican flavours. You can choose to dine in the open-air restaurant, by the pool or in the privacy of your villa. Dinner is available on request. A number of superb restaurants can be found in nearby Mal País.
There are endless adventures to be had in the vicinity. Go surfing, snorkeling, fishing or diving; rent an ATV; visit Curu Wildlife Refuge; head to Isla Tortuga; go on a canopy tour; or see the area on horseback. After a tiring day, sip a cocktail by the pool or enjoy a pampering massage in the comfort of your villa.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Nicoya Peninsula into a greater Costa Rican holiday. Take a look at Discovering Latin America as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Casa Chameleon Information
- Location & Getting There
Set in the rainforest across from the Pacific Ocean, on the remote southern tip of the Nicoya Peninsula in Mal País, Casa Chameleon is a 40-minute drive from Tambor Airport.
The resort provides 6 spacious and lavishly appointed villas, all offering spectacular views of the ocean. Villa Sol, Villa Palma, Villa Vista and Villa Pochote all boast a private infinity-edge pool and private terrace with outdoor dining area. Villa Estrella comes with a separate living room, while Villa Ultra includes several additional features such as a living area, kitchenette with bar, dining room and master bedroom.
- Swimming pool
- Dining: 1 restaurant, 1 bar
There are endless adventures to be had in the vicinity. Go surfing at some of the best surfing swells in the world, snorkeling or diving at the numerous diving points between Mal Pais and Playa Hermosa, fishing with a local guide, rent an ATV for a fun way to explore the area, visit Curu Wildlife Refuge, head to Isla Tortuga to witness the pristine white sands, go on a canopy tour through Cabo Blanco Absolute Nature Reserve or explore the jungle on horseback. A number of superb restaurants can also be found in nearby Mal País.
Children are not allowed on the property.