La Selva Amazon Ecolodge

A unique beach front property in Playa Hermosa, Bosque del Mar is a high-end boutique eco-resort. Just a short drive from the International Airport at Liberia, Bosque del Mar is perfect for families as well as couples. Set among beautiful tropical gardens, the rooms consist of twenty junior suites with two queen size beds and a living room, six oceanfront suites with jacuzzi and six gardenview suites equipped with two queen size beds and a roll away sofa in every living room. There are also 3 penthouses with or without a completely equipped kitchen. The hotel offers a jacuzzi and swimming pool area, laundry service, gated parking and wireless internet access. The property is set in tasteful, tropical gardens with gentle paths winding around the resort.

Niromi is an open air semi-formal restaurant overlooking the beach. There’s also the Nya lounge bar, a modern and comfortable setting for a sundowner and nightly music. Paradise Spa, body & health center is ready to offer you the best service right on the beach or more privately in your room. The resort offers a great selection of places to visit and activities to do in Guanacaste area. Tour options are geared for nature lovers with guided trips to Palo Verde National park. To learn more about the local culture, you may pay a visit to the Guaitil arts & crafts market. Watersports include snorkeling trips, surfing lessons, jet skiing, paddle boarding and, of course, scuba diving with Rocket Frog Divers. Take a sunset catamaran cruise, join an adventurous canopy tour, go whitewater rafting or horseback riding. There’s plenty to do here or just enjoy the long stretch of beach. Playa Hermosa is a great family destination for all to enjoy.

Ocean Activities
Get drenched and enjoy our selection of ocean activities. Let yourself be filled with adrenaline, discover the beauty of the sea or relax while you watch the sunset in a sailboat. You can do this and a lot more in Bosque del Mar. Below, we present you a list with all these ocean activities and other tours you can take with us.

Diving
Divers must check in with Front Desk hotel in advance to reserve their dive days / Rocket Frog Divers will pick you up by boat on the hotel beach / All divers must show their certification cards in order to dive / The diver must also fill out a standard PADI waiver form and information sheet / If you are taking a dive course a medical questionnaire is required to be completed prior to taking the course (required to determine if you are medially fit for diving).

Snorkeling
We’ll whisk you off to one of a few small but nice beaches for the best snorkeling opportunities. You can expect to see moray eels, puffers, little blue fish, angel fish, as well as octopus, turtles and many other types of tropical fish.

Paddle Boarding Tour
Paddle to beautiful sand beaches, cruise the shorelines and discover little coves. The tour starts from the Playa Hermosa beach to Playas del Coco for about two hours on the sea and then return by car to the Hotel.

Sunset Sailing Tour
Pacific Ocean sunsets are not to be missed. Experience a relaxing and unforgettable sailing under breathtaking colors while enjoying great music, tropical drinks and snacks. Make sure your camera is ready for the dolphins show!

Wave Runner (Jet Ski)
Drive your own Wave Runner and feel the adrenaline by yourself during one hour in tour around Culebra Bay, Monkey Head, Palmares Estuary and Egg Caves. Maximum 2 People per Jet ski.

Sport Fishing
The Gulf of Papagayo is located at Costa Rica’s northeast corner and a few minutes away from the hotel. It’s one of the most famous places for sport fishing in the world. The gulf is home to a staggering amount and variety of fish.
 

Mountain Activities
Go into the mountain and discover unforgettable and astounding views. Find yourself face to face with national parks full of biodiversity and with experiences teeming with excitement and adrenaline. Mountain tours are perfect for nature, history, and excitement lovers.

Canopy Tour
This adventure will allow you to see the forest like you have never seen it before. Your adventure will begin from the top of ancestral trees, zipping across the 849 meters of cable, joined between the trees in the forest. Much like a monkey, you will move from tree to tree and hang with a harness (and safety equipment), discovering the forest from a totally different point of view. This activity not require previous experience.

Rincon de la Vieja National Park
This park is located in Guanacaste and Alajuela provinces and is part of the Guanacaste Conservation Area. It offers an active volcano (Rincón de la Vieja) in a period of relative calm, is the largest of five volcanoes that make up the Cordillera de Guanacaste. Thanks to its geography, this park host a great dry forest biodiversity as 260 bird species and several mammals as slots, monkeys, tapirs, etc.

Palo Verde National Park
For nature lovers! Come and visit Palo Verde, one of the most important and interesting National Parks in Costa Rica due its 12 different habitats within the park include: mangroves, marshes, swamp forests, saltwater marshes and freshwater marshes. Enjoy a boat trip on the river 2 hours Tempisque, watching a fabulous group of wild birds and a vast number of creatures such as howler and white faced monkeys, green iguanas and coatis, anteaters and crocodiles.

White Water Rafting
The Colorado River is a narrow river where you will pass through canyon walls as you experience water rapids, lush vegetation, wildlife and pristine isolation. Upon your arrival you will receive safety instructions and then board your 2 person raft. Class II & III.

Horseback Riding
Just thirty minutes from the hotel you can enjoy a fun horseback riding, enjoying nature in a climate and environment, passing through lovely lush dense forests. Which play host to fabulous array of exotic plants and wildlife, many rare and endangered animals and flora.

Coco Combo
Full action includes Jet Ski, Canopy and ATV around Artola River, jungles, mud, Forest sceneries and many more. The tour begins with the Jet Ski to get to Playa Panamá then take the ATV to get to the Canopy and then back in the same order and way to the Hotel.

Bosque del Mar are  pioneers in the area due our water treatment plant, which process all the water hotel uses and returns treated around 70% of it, to be used in to water the gardens and to fill toilet tanks.

Our housekeeping department has a system to “delay the change of towels and sheets“, saving water and energy, the information about how this works is the bathroom of your room.

All the printing and writing paper that is consumed in the hotel, is classified to reuse in note blocks or delivered to the collector centers.

There is a project in process for better managing of the waste water.

We cooperate permanently in our area in projects related with shelters for abandoned children, indigents and a rehabilitation center for drug addicts among other causes.

We maintain a constant training program of our staff.

We perform preventive maintenance of the electrical installations and equipment, in addition to the regular review of the pipeline.

We place a directory of services in each room so that our guest has enough information during their stay.

During all building process and furniture, we only use legal wood species.

We achieved up to 90% decline in the use of chlorine, chemicals and other cleaning supplies were replaced by organic and biodegradable ones.

The vast majority of our suppliers have signed a letter of commitment to adopt or enhance sustainable practices in their business.

The use of disposable crockery and plastic packaging is almost zero and all the garbage bags used in the hotel are biodegradable (D2W).

Starting soon, all the bottled water that we sell will be made of biodegradable (D2W) plastic.

As a company, we fulfilled all the obligations established by law in terms of social care, wages, insurance and other requirements.

We are affiliated to the Costarican Code of Conduct to prevent sexual exploitation of children in tourism activities.

Our regular analysis of drinkable water certifies the quality for human consumption.

We use fluorescent bulbs with low energy consumption in most of the lighting systems.

We have Smart Electric System to save energy in each room that turn off lights and A/C every time the guest leaves the suite.

All suites have hot water bathrooms thanks to solar panels.

Design in each building has been based on maximum natural light use and location of trees in property has been respected trying to adapt structures to tree shapes instead the opposite.

Around 95% of our staff residence is in hotel´s area. This way we support local development and reduce costs for transportation and fuel vehicles contamination.

Scuba Diving Adventure Package with Bill Beards Diving!

Day 1 (Arrival / Liberia Airport): Arrive by air into Liberia International airport. One of our representatives will meet you outside customs and welcome you to Costa Rica. Private Ground Transport from LIR to Beach Hotel

Note: We can happily reserve a vehicle and adjust the rate if you would like to rent a vehicle for the week. Night 1 Overnight Hotel Bosque del Mar

Day 2 Breakfast. AM Local 2-Tank Dive includes guides, tanks, weights, belt & snacks on board
Night 2 Overnight Hotel Bosque del Mar, breakfast

Day 3 Breakfast. AM Local 2-Tank Dive includes guides, tanks, weights, belt & snacks on board. Night 3 Overnight Hotel Bosque del Mar

Day 4 Breakfast. AM Local 2-Tank Dive includes guides, tanks, weights, belt & snacks on board. Night 4 Overnight Hotel Bosque del Mar

Day 5 Breakfast. AM Local 2-Tank Dive includes guides, tanks, weights, belt & snacks on board. Night 5 Overnight Hotel Bosque del Mar

Day 6 Breakfast. AM Local 2-Tank Dive includes guides, tanks, weights, belt & snacks on board. Night 6 Overnight Hotel Bosque del Mar

Day 7 Breakfast at Hotel.
Tempisque River Boat Safari and Guaitil Pottery Village Tour, includes transportation, park fees and lunch. Other tours are Arenal Canopy tours, white water rafting trips, Canyoning & Rappelling trips and adventure combos! Night 7 Overnight Bosque del Mar

Day 8 Breakfast at Hotel
Ground transfer to Liberia International Airport for departure

Package price:
Diver from $1361
Non diver from $961

Special: 

DEMA Group Special