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10 Best Glamping Spots In Costa Rica

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Bordered by the Caribbean Sea to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the north, Costa Rica is a beautiful rugged Central American nation boasting a staggering number of pristine beaches and scenic coastlines. This is one of the places in Latin America that is densely populated with rainforests and rich in biodiversity. With the country’s awesome jungles filled with spider monkeys and quetzal birds, among other animals, it’s easy to see why camping enthusiasts, adventure seekers, and tourists adore this place so much. To enjoy a wonderful time exploring some of these natural attractions, check out the best glamping spots in Costa Rica below.

1. A cozy lodge with amazing views in Providencia (from USD 79)

Are you a couple looking to spend some time together away from the hustle and bustle of the city, in a peaceful, quiet place where there’s only the sound of birds and trees? Pack your camping gear and head to Tami Lodge, a gorgeous, quirky lodge situated about three hours from Manuel Antonio National Park. The cabins are furnished with high-speed WiFi, luxurious beds with clean linen, and free parking space within the compound. You get to enjoy breathtaking views of the mountains and valleys from a beautiful balcony on each house. Then discover the mystical waterfall as you enjoy a romantic stroll.

Tami Lodge

Address: Providencia de Dota 200 m norte del Restaurante Cascadas del Savegre
Price: from 79 USD

Laundry Family rooms Breakfast options Free parking Secured parking Airport drop off Internet services Tour desk

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2. A beautiful glamping spot with an outdoor pool in Nosara (from USD 75)

Nestled in a charming neighborhood just within walking distance from a white-sand beach, Driftwood Glamping and Boutique Hotel is a luxurious glamping spot on Playa Pelada. It has a magical outdoor swimming pool and a romantic garden where you can relax while enjoying nature vibes and admiring the spellbinding beauty around you. Both the upper and lower units are furnished with terraces and a private bathroom that comes with essential toiletries. The tents are furnished with cozy beds, clean and warm linen, and high-speed WiFi for those who love the internet. Guests also get to enjoy free parking within the premises.

Driftwood Glamping & Boutique Hotel

Address: Camino Driftwood 88 Playa Pelada

Fire extinguishers Airport shuttle Picnic area Beachfront Wheelchair accessible Secured parking Non-smoking rooms Aerobics

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3. A luxurious retreat with a bathhouse in San Isidro (from USD 175)

Enjoy a romantic retreat in this gorgeous paradise tucked away some 47 km (29.2 miles) from Dominical—Kinkara Luxury Retreat. This unique camp comes with a quaint bathhouse and cozy tents and offers either a continental or a la carte breakfast. Whether you’re a vegan or a foodie looking for some delicious local dishes, you can head over to the on-site restaurant and enjoy gluten-free delicacies. With the venue’s wonderfully manicured trails, hiking and biking enthusiasts also get to have a slice of the pie. Other amenities include free high-speed WiFi and parking space.

Kinkara Luxury Retreat

Address: Unnamed Road 50 al Norte de la Pulperia La Valencia

Full body massage Cooking class Restaurant Wine/champagne Couples massage On-site parking Horse riding Special diet menus (on request)

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4. A beautiful camp with a private beach in Drake (from USD 45)

Nestled in a lush green environment in Playa Caletas in the Bahia Drake region, Corcovado Adventure Tent Camp is an amazing glamping site dedicated to providing you with high-end camping services. With the place’s romantic vibe and a pristine private beach in the property, you will definitely experience once-in-a-lifetime moments at this camp. Also, you won’t have to worry about food because the rates include meals, and there’s an expert chef who will surprise your tastebuds. Each tent comes with a double bed, breathtaking views, and free WiFi. There’s an on-site restaurant with a bar here as well.

Corcovado Adventures Tent Camp

Address: Bahia Drake
Price: from 45 USD

Happy hour Airport shuttle (additional charge) Laundry Tickets to attractions or shows CCTV in common areas WiFi Snack bar Snorkelling

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5. A cozy one-bedroom tent with breakfast in Guanacaste (from USD 57)

Located in a charming, laid-back site in Tamarindo, this cozy one-bedroom tent is nestled in the middle of nature near the beach. Surfers and watersport enthusiasts are always flocking here to enjoy a thrilling experience. If you’re not on the beach basking in the sun, then you might find yourself on top of a tree enjoying the wonderful breeze. To put the icing on the cake, the venue’s exotic charm is amplified by the presence of a variety of birds singing. Furthermore, indoor games and yoga services are provided, and WiFi and parking are included in the package.

Glamping Surf & Pura Vida
Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
22 reviews
Private room in tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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6. A charming one-bedroom treehouse in San José (from USD 130)

Found in the heart of the beautiful rainforest of Carara, this attractive treehouse is one of the most popular glamping sites in Costa Rica, especially with couples or honeymooners looking to enjoy their romance in tranquility. To ensure each visitor experiences pure comfort, the treehouse features a large comfy bed, clean bedding, and a gorgeous porch where you can relax and savor what nature has to offer. There’s also a private spot where you can meditate and simply observe the surroundings. Just outside your tent, there’s a kitchen ready for use. This property offers free parking as well.

Tree House Rainforest Glamping
Carara, San José, Costa Rica
21 reviews
Tent 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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7. A luxurious one-bedroom tent with a private deck in Puntarenas (from USD 144)

Enjoy a five-star adventure at this gorgeous glamping site hidden in a little paradise in Monteverde, just a walking distance to the city center. The property provides one-bedroom tents that come with a luxurious elevated private deck offering spectacular views of the lush green forest. There’s also a well-equipped kitchen where you can fix something sumptuous in case you’re hungry. The bedroom comes with a queen-size bed and clean bedding. There’s a TV, board games, free minibar, and a wonderful audio system for your entertainment. Other amenities include a clean bathroom, WiFi, and free parking space.

Chira Monteverde Glamping. Golden Toad luxury tent
115 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests

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8. An elegant two-bedroom lodge with a garden in Puntarenas (from USD 450)

Are you looking for a place to go camping with your spouse and enjoy a serene, romantic tropical vibe in the jungle? Visit Frog Luxury Safari Stan at Avatar Eco Lodge and experience nothing but peace and tranquility. The quiet mood gives you an opportunity to meditate and re-energize your body and soul. Nestled in Puerto Jimenez, this two-bedroom lodge features a charming tropical garden. It is furnished with a comfy bed, mosquito net, fan, cabinet, and table, along with a lovely porch with eye-popping views.

Frog - Luxusní Safari Stan v Avatar Eco Lodge
Puerto Jiménez, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
5 reviews
Tent 2 Beds 1 Bathrooms

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9. A beautiful spacious three-bedroom tent near the beach in Guanacaste (from USD 41)

Situated about 1.5 km (0.93 miles) from the gorgeous San Juanillo Beach, this spectacular three-bedroom glamping tent is spacious enough to accommodate up to four guests. Adventure seekers and adrenaline junkies come down here to explore the gifts of nature as they interact with lovely birds and wildlife. Yoga and meditation sessions are offered on-site, and you can even sharpen your archery skills. In case you love biking, you can rent a bike and have an in-depth exploration of the area. Other amenities are clean linen and free parking.

Glamping Tent 1.5 km from Beach
San Juanillo, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
8 reviews
Tent 3 Beds 1 Bathroom

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10. A modern one-bedroom honeymoon tent in Puntarenas (from USD 329)

Whether you are newlyweds planning a honeymoon or a couple just looking to enjoy a great romantic getaway, the Chira glamping honeymoon tent is a good place to realize that dream. Nestled in a beautiful jungle just a walking distance from the beach, the tent comes with a breathtaking balcony that provides awe-inspiring views of the ocean. The main features include a queen-size bed, high-speed WiFi, and a TV. The property also comes with free parking and a kitchen where you can fix a simple meal or a cup of coffee. The balcony has a hot tub and a glass shower too.

Chira Glamping Honeymoon Tent
Monteverde, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
22 reviews
Tent 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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Enjoy a tropical adventure in Costa Rica

With expansive coastlines lined with a myriad of pristine beaches and spectacular seaside terrain, coupled with the warm tropical atmosphere, it’s easy to mistake Costa Rica for an island. But these breathtaking attractions and an exciting collection of wonderful glamping sites are what make the country a tourist paradise.

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Stephen Kinyanjui is an IT graduate who previously worked as an IT Assistant in a BPO company. He has an insatiable desire for traveling and adventure. He’s an artist who loves drawing and...Read more

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