At the tip of the Nicoya Peninsula, Florblanca combines the surfing options, ecological beauty, and soul-seeking tranquility that make this windswept pocket of Costa Rica famous. Guests get free surfboards and access to a surf instructor – enthusiasts will want to rent the Surf House, a former residence-turned-beachfront hammock den where the vibe is especially mellow. Other villas are hidden in jungle groves where howler monkeys rule the treetops and resplendent Quetzals flash their jade plumage overhead.
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