Costa Rica Boutique Luxury Hotel

El Castillo is Open

Costa Rica Boutique Luxury Hotel

El Castillo is Open

Welcome to El Castillo

Guests describe their five-star experience at El Castillo as magical. Revel in our luxurious mansion. Lounge in our iconic cliffside pool overlooking the mighty Pacific. Indulge in our remarkable food and cocktails. But don’t forget to take off your shoes and be at home. We call it casual elegance.


Stay - Dine - Play. El Castillo Boutique Hotel, Costa Rica
There is a reason our nine-room adult-only luxury hotel is named The Castle: The magnificent structure perched 600 feet above the Pacific Ocean has arguably the most dramatic view in all of Costa Rica. Spectacular, yes. Stuffy, no. Our exceptional staff will ensure your vacation is the greatest of your lifetime.


Stay - Dine - Play. El Castillo Boutique Hotel, Costa Rica
Dine at El Castillo’s own restaurant, Castillo’s Kitchen, a Chef’s Table concept mastering the evolution of Costa Rican cuisine. Experience elements of Costa Rica in every dish in a new and innovative way. Chef Pablo will dazzle you.


Stay - Dine - Play. El Castillo Boutique Hotel, Costa Rica
Welcome to the jungle and about three percent of the biodiversity on this side of the planet. If you prefer wildlife over nightlife, this is the place for you. Whale watching, snorkeling, hiking, deep-sea fishing, zip lining, surfing, kayaking, beach combing, and sea turtle viewing are all within minutes of El Castillo.
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What People are Saying About El Castillo

We Love El Castillo! The staff was phenomenal! General Manager, Rebeca, oversaw our stay and made sure all our needs were met….room comfort, food, our zip line and ATV jungle tour excursions, transportation….
Cathy C
March 2020
Totally a first-class hotel. Almost as many staff as visitors and all extremely friendly and know how to make your stay enjoyable.
Ken W.
February 2020
Perfect Wedding Venue! We recently had our wedding at El Castillo, and it was everything we had dreamed of, and more!
March 2020
Your own slice of perfection in tropical paradise. I'm not sure whether to start the review about the views or the staff since both were outstanding.
January 2020

Get an exclusive look of El Castillo before visiting

You can walk through the entire hotel, including the rooms, restaurant and garden, to get an idea of what it’s like to stay at El Castillo. Click the button below to get started!

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Best Price Guarantee

2019 Reservations

We guarantee the lowest rates when you book directly with us. We build relationships with our guests, and the trust we have earned from them is what keeps them coming back year after year.

If you find a lower rate, we will match it and give an additional 5% off your stay.

Here are a few other reasons to always book directly with us:

  • Best Room Selection
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  • Personalized Vacations
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