Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens Named #1 Resort in Latin America by Travel + Leisure

Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens Named #1 Resort in Latin America by Travel + Leisure
Once a hidden gem, Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens is fast becoming a favourite with honeymooners and couples in search of romance and adrenaline boosting adventures at an affordable rate. With unrivalled service levels and devotion to one-of-a-kind vacations, Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens presents the best of what Costa Rica has to offer to visitors from around the world.

Located approximately two hours from the capital of San Jose, Nayara sits in seclusion just outside of the town of La Fortuna, in the foothills of the Arenal Volcano. Immersed within a lush tropical oasis, each of Nayara's deluxe suites exude romance, with a king-size canopy bed, indoor and outdoor showers, an expansive veranda with Jacuzzi tub, and thoughtful extras like iPod dock, turndown service, fluffy robes and slippers for extra cachet.

Guests at Nayara will enjoy a variety of dining options, including the open-air Altamira Restaurant, serving authentic Costa Rican fare, the brand new Sushi Amor, offering a Latin American-Japanese fusion menu, a Latin American wine bar called Nostalgia and the Kali-Kali Pool Bar where guests sip on their favourite cocktails and nibble on snacks in and out of the pools and Jacuzzis. Also at guests' disposal are two state-of-the-art dispensers supplying samples of premium wines and top-notch vodkas.

As the adrenaline capital of Costa Rica, Arenal invites thrill seekers to explore the rainforest with canopy walks to canyon crawls. Guests can take a floating safari on the Peas Blancas River to spot crocodiles, monkeys and sloths; speed through treetops on an adrenaline-boosting zip line Sky Trek; or spelunk their way through an underground labyrinth of stalactites and stalagmites in the Venado Caves. A visit to the local hot springs slows the pace as couples soak in the pools amid lush tropical gardens.

Rates at Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens range from $230 to $350 US per night and include a daily hot breakfast, welcome drinks, complimentary Internet access and long distance telephone calls to anywhere in the world. For reservations or more information, visit or call: 1-866-311-1197.

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