Andaz Peninsula Papagayo
Overview

Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, Costa Rica stands quietly among the trees, overlooking the sapphire blue waters of Culebra Bay.  With spectacular design, the first Latin American Andaz, was inspired by the organic forms and shapes of the native flora and fauna, using the shapes of cocoons and shells for the hotel’s facilities, stimulating the senses of guests in new and refreshing ways.Each of the 153 rooms balance modern design with touches of character that blend into the natural surroundings, with woven textiles, solid woods and carved artifacts highlighting the rich Costa Rican aesthetic. 

 

Guestrooms and suites offer a spacious balcony with breathtaking bay and forest views.  Four of the 21 suites feature plunge pools, and the Presidential Suite offer a private, full-sized pool.Andaz meaning personal style in Hindi, is infused with character and weaves itself into the fabric of its locale.  Every detail is an opportunity to explore the uniqueness of the destination and every moment is a chance to discover something new. True to the Andaz brand, Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort will reflect Costa Rica’s Pura Vida philosophy, creating locally-inspired experiences and engaging guests in the local culture in a comfortable, unique atmosphere for which Andaz is known. 

What We Love

 

Creating inspiring experiences through a kaleidoscope of local culture. The free-flowing environment that means no desks, no processes, no formality and thus, no stress.  The home-feel experience allows you to enjoy complimentary a health-minded mini bar, and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the resort. The spectacular design by renowned Costa Rican architect Ronald Zurcher, inspired by the organic forms and shapes of the native flora and fauna, using the shapes of cocoons and shells for the hotel’s facilities, stimulating the senses of guests in new and refreshing ways.

Press and Awards

 

2014 Condé Nast Traveler USA -  The Hot List : The Best New Hotels of the World 2014 Condé Nast Traveller UK - The Hot List 2014 House & Garden Magazine - Top Hotels by Design in the World 2014 Harper`s Bazaar UK - What`s Hot 2013 Vanity Fair France - Best 8 Luxury Spas.

Sustainability

 

Andaz Peninsula Papagayo makes daily environmental efforts such as recycling, responsible management of energy and water. As a new company in the country, we are also preparing to get certified by the tourist board as an eco-friendly operation. And recently paired up with the organization ‘’Creciendo Juntos’’ to help different communities in Guanacaste.

Rooms

Our 153 guest rooms, from which 21 are suites balance modern design with touches of character that blend into the natural surroundings, with carved artifacts highlighting the rich Costa Rican aesthetic.Guestrooms and suites offer a spacious balcony with breathtaking views of Culebra Bay or forest views. Four of the twenty-one feature plunge pools and the crown jewel, the Presidential Suite, offer a private, full-size pool.  

Suites feature:

Amenity inclusions; Complimentary wireless Internet; Complimentary health- minded minibar; Upscale amenities; Welcome Latin hand-crafted beverage; Water sports; Unlimited local phone calls; daily breakfast for two;  $50 Resort Credit and welcome amenity.

Signature Cuisine

The unique gastronomic experience of the Andaz Peninsula Papagayo ́s Cuisine features three themed restaurants. Each one tells a story about our culture.  Chao Pescao, a casual dining enclave nestled within the lush Guanacaste landscape offering a small plates menu and the mixologists’ specialties, is our neighborhood place. Rio Bhongo, the meeting point, a place for everyone, a culinary "paseo"… just like a farmer's market. Ostra is our signature restaurant, elegant, discreet and romantic, offering all kind of delicacies from the sea, carefully prepared using the most sophisticated culinary techniques. Totally open kitchens allow a distinctive interaction with chefs, making guests feel like if they were visiting family or the home of a friend.

Off Site Activities

Art space: We have created a space for emerging and established artists to show all Costa Rica has to offer. The Art space features a variety of work that reflect our essence, from exhibits to workshops.Live Latin Music: Enjoy the sunset with Latin music! Dance or have a good time listening the best local live bands.Artisan Market Costa Rica, and specially Guanacaste, offers a cultural richness that will surprise you! Get inspired by our traditions.Andaz Salon: Andaz Salon is series of events and a virtual venue that delivers cultural experiences for Andaz guests and neighbors to engage in creative inspiration with the guidance of a unique host through a spirited discussion with local influencers.Beach Activities: Enjoy non-motorized water sports at Sombrero Oscuro. Also more than 10 pristine beaches located within Peninsula Papagayo offer exclusive activities minutes away from Andaz Peninsula Papagayo.