Nicoya, Costa Rica
Set in lush tropical gardens moments from the stunning Playa Guiones, a world-class surfing spot near the sleepy town of Nosara on Costa Rica’s Nicoya Peninsula, this low-key, eco-chic beach resort has a laid-back vibe. The Harmony Hotel can be reached by a short flight from San José International Airport to Nosara.
This luxury boutique resort provides green living at its best and will appeal to couples and families seeking a relaxing and secluded escape. The resort is recommended for children aged seven and over.
The Harmony Hotel provides 23 rooms including thirteen bungalows featuring simple but stylish décor, enormous beds, fine linens, all-modern amenities and terraces or patios with outdoor showers. There is complimentary wifi throughout the property and iPads are available for guests. For those wanting maximum comfort and privacy, the bungalows are ideal. There is also a suite, ideal for families.
The open-air restaurant serves up the finest local and Asian cuisine prepared using fresh, local produce from the resort’s own farm. There’s a superb sushi menu, a fresh juice bar and resident mixologist on hand to create you some magnificent cocktails. Additional restaurants can be found nearby.
The surf-break is a great place for beginners to learn and there are plenty of other surf spots nearby. Other activities include horse riding on the beach, cycling, kayaking, exploring the Lagarta Lodge Nature Reserve, river safaris, touring a coffee plantation, and visiting a local school. For those wishing to do as little as possible, relax by the fabulous freshwater pool, laze in a hammock, or be pampered with a treatment at the Healing Centre. Yoga and meditation classes are also available.
Families are welcome and babysitting can be arranged. There are also child-friendly activities including treasure hunt.
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 Rica & Central America holiday. Take a look at Discovering Latin America as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Harmony Hotel Information
- Location & Getting There
The Harmony Hotel is located on Playa Guoines in the town of Nosara on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. It is a two hour drive from Liberia International Airport and a four to five hour drive from the capital city of San Jose.
The Harmony Hotel is composed of 10 rooms, 13 bungalows and 1 suite. The Cocos rooms have their own private patio with outdoor sunflower shower, hammock and seating area while the Bungalows are situated throughout the gardens and has its own large private deck with outdoor sunflower shower, hammock and seating area as well. The Suite has its own large light-filled bathroom with shower and tub. The sofas in the two bedrooms can be used as twin beds. The suite also boasts a wide wooden deck with a privacy wall wrapped around and features an outdoor sunflower shower, hammock and seating area.
- Dining: 1 Open-Air Restaurant, 1 Fresh Juice Bar
- Freshwater Pool
- Healing Centre
Guests can try their hand at surfing, just a 2 minute walk down a jungle path to Playa Guiones. The adventurous can also embark on a series of adventures ranging from horseback riding on the beach, birding, kayaking, hiking or standup paddleboarding to exploring the Lagarta Lodge Nature Reserve, Nosara River Safari.
Children are welcomed. There is a Harmony Treasure Hunt organized for kids.