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Tucked away in the vibrant rainforest on Costa Rica's south Pacific coast, Hotel Cuna del Angel celebrates cultural crossroads, fusing...
Tucked away in the vibrant rainforest on Costa Rica's south Pacific coast, Hotel Cuna del Angel celebrates cultural crossroads, fusing colonial and native Costa Rican architecture with refined elegance. Acutely attuned to its lush surroundings, one of the most diverse ecologies on Earth, this exclusive, cozy boutique has been designed to harmoniously integrate into and limit its impact on the environment. Choose from 16 Angel Deluxe rooms sumptuously styled with colonial and Asian details. Private terraces or balconies offer stunning ocean and jungle views, and these rooms are situated right in front of the property's magnificent infinity-edge pool. Or opt for one of the seven Jungle Rooms, lavishly decorated in a Caribbean style with private balconies looking out on the tropical forest for prime bird and wildlife watching. All accommodations offer modern amenities and the comforts of home, including air conditioning and ceiling fans, DVD players and cable TV, Wi-Fi connectivity and mini bars, and private bathrooms.
From these luxurious lodgings, launch your exhilarating Costa Rican adventure. Delicious gourmet cuisine and an extensive wine list are served in La Palapa restaurant, a central, circular building based on the traditional Boruca ceremonial dwelling with a conic roof that channels energy toward the sky. Unwind at the Cuna del Angel Spa, where luxuriant products and state-of-the-art technology balance your mind, body and spirit in a soothing, natural ambiance. Then get out and explore the beautiful Costa Bellena area, named for the majestic whales that migrate through here. Book a whale- or dolphin-watching tour. Fish for tuna, mahi mahi and marlin. Dive and snorkel in the Caņo Island Biological Reserve, where you'll spy fish, turtles, manta rays and even friendly sharks in the crystal-clear sea. Tour the verdant canopy in Hacienda Baru by thrilling zipline. Explore the caves along the shore in Ballena Marine National Park by kayak. Then snuggle back into "Angel's Cradle" for blissful rest and relaxation.