After many years of vacationing with our children and friends in the Jacó area, surrounded by nature and a sense of peace, far from the sounds of the city, we were presented with the opportunity to purchase land and build our own summer home.
That home was always bursting young people, which helped us better know our children's friends and enjoy spending time with them in a safe and healthy environment.
Mornings were spent learning to surf and in the afternoons, they'd invite their friends over to swim in the pool, play a game of pick-up soccer or volleyball, and sunbathe; in the evenings, we'd all listen to music, have barbecues, make paella, crack open a few cold beers, and play board games.
Several years later, we purchased the lot next door, and the idea was born to build a boutique hotel.
We started thinking about all the places where we had ever vacationed, and defining what we liked most about each.
We also considered the advantages of our property, like the climate, the tropical surrounds, and the river, and considered how much we'd have to learn about the hotel industry.
We chose to build suites that could comfortably sleep five guests, and that would each have an outdoor kitchen to provide a separate space for cooking.
This way, the aromas of dinner wouldn't enter the room and the designated family chefs could still participate in any outdoor activities on the terrace or balcony, and enjoy their rooms' gorgeous views.
We designed pools for children and adults, as well as an outdoor, covered seating area, called a rancho, to host special events, concerts or programs, or to get together with family and friends for an evening barbecue.
We finally opened in December 2008. We love spending time with our guests, when the opportunity arises.
We enjoy meeting people from other countries. And we are always concerned with the “big little details” and enjoy taking good care of anyone who has chosen us for vacation, as we have done all our lives for our children and their friends. We are very grateful with all our staff members that walks the extra mile every day to give the value of our guest’s vacation time!
Now, we are very proud of our younger daughter who designed all the renovations and decorations at the hotel, after she graduated in Boston in Industrial Design and all the kids helping all the time with ideas and improvement’s recommendations, our boutique hotel is a family project!
We hope to see you soon!
With happiness from our grateful hearts,
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TripAdvisor Hall of Fame, 9 years in a row the Excellence Certificate, Traveler’s Choice & #1 in the area.
Expedia Insider’s Select, Expedia VIP, Hotels Superb, and Booking, Orbtiz, Travelocity Awards every year. We'd love it if you give us a review after your stay.
We are nature lovers this little spot is perfect to enjoy the pools at forest with ocean weather also our outdoor spa is a paradise-type experience.