Wilderness Basecamp

Nayara Hotel

Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica

Prices From: $280

Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens is a five star luxury boutique hotel that is widely recognized for providing premium luxury amenities and ultra-personalized service at surprisingly affordable rates. Located in the outskirts of the amazing Arenal Volcano, Arenal Nayara is an oasis of tranquility, where guests can experience a profound and organic immersion with nature, while living in luxury at the same time. Surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, each one of its 50 spacious casitas (bungalows) provide an exclusive, ultra-luxurious retreat. Each expansive casita (ranging from 855 to 1905 square feet) includes a secluded garden with an outdoor shower and a beautiful terrace overlooking the volcano with a private, intimate Jacuzzi for two.

Travel + Leisure named Nayara the #1 Hotel in Central and South America, as well as the #6 Hotel in the World. Nayara also consistently ranks as the #1 Luxury Hotel in the Arenal area on Trip Advisor and most other travel websites. TripAdvisor additionally voted Nayara the Most Romantic Hotel in South and Central America and one of the Top 5 Most Romantic Hotels in the World.


Region: Central America

6 kilometers east of Fortuna
Arenal Volcano National Park
Costa Rica


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General Information

Suite Options

Casita Deluxe

Privacy and luxurious comfort is the prime feature of this deluxe room. It is a free-standing, private casita which includes a secluded garden with an outdoor shower. Featuring volcano and garden views.

Nayara Suite

The luxurious Nayara Suite is this hotel's top-of-the-line accommodation set in a unique architectural octagonal design, which provides natural lighting and spaciousness throughout. Each Nayara Suite provides the ultimate in seclusion including a private balcony with a spectacular Jacuzzi overlooking the imposing Arenal Volcano or the rain forest and an exotic backyard with an outdoor shower for two.


Activities that Nayara offers include tours of Arenal Volcano, Sky Tram and Zip Line Tours, hikes, tours of Arenal's hanging bridges, horseback riding to La Fortuna Waterfall, and white water rafting.