The Best Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica’s beautiful resorts, stunning beaches and lush jungle scenery make it an ideal couple’s getaway. However, if it’s a truly lavish and tranquil vacation or honeymoon experience you are after, consider staying at one of the best adults-only all-inclusive resorts.

These exquisite resorts provide exceptional guest services and a wide range of amenities to ensure a serene and invigorating escape for couples seeking a romantic getaway or honeymoon. The best part is that they are adults-only and all-inclusive, so you don’t have to worry about anything except relaxing.

Whether you desire a villa in the jungle, a lovely boutique hotel, or an exciting five-star resort, our comprehensive guide to the finest all-inclusive, adults-only resorts in Costa Rica will help you discover your ultimate escape.

Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica

Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica, part of the Hyatt Collection, is an all-inclusive and adults-only resort recognised for its hybrid atmosphere of natural beauty and a hefty dose of luxury. Nestled along the captivating shores of Arenilla Beach, this resort showcases awe-inspiring ocean vistas and an intimate ambience that fosters tranquillity and seclusion.

When we say this resort is all-inclusive, we mean it! Your all-inclusive package here encompasses an extensive selection of top-tier beverages served at various elegant bars and restaurants and an abundance of activities that can be enjoyed day and night.

If you can bring yourself to leave your decadently luxurious room, you can spend time here indulging with gourmet dining options and various activities and amenities such as wine and tequila tastings and nightly entertainment. Whether you want to relax by the pool, enjoy a spa treatment, or explore the natural beauty of Costa Rica, Secrets Papagayo has it all.

Couples Will Love The two-tiered pool and swim-up bar, where you will spend most of the day!


Jardin del Eden

Are you dreaming of the perfect oasis in the heart of the buzzing beach town of Playa Tamarindo? Jardin del Eden is calling your name.

This adults-only haven offers a tranquil and intimate setting for couples and travellers looking to unwind. With its private beach garden, outdoor massage cabas and peaceful pool, Jardin del Eden provides the perfect backdrop for a romantic getaway. Guests can relax in style, from beachside horseback riding, a day tour to the Dry Forest Mangroves, or spend a morning at the spa.

Jardin del Eden, a Tripadvisor 2023 Travelers Choice Award winner, is the perfect adults-only haven in Costa Rica.

Couples Will Love The restaurants, bars, galleries and lively atmosphere of the nearby town of Tamarindo.


Oxygen Jungle Villas and Spa

Nestled within the heart of the Costa Rican rainforest, Oxygen Jungle Villas and Spa await your dream adults-only escape. This eco-friendly oasis promises a unique and secluded experience for guests seeking tranquillity and rejuvenation.

Each villa boasts beautiful architecture, modern amenities and private plunge pools, allowing guests to immerse themselves in nature while enjoying the comforts of a five-star resort.

The one-of-a-kind on-site spa offers a range of treatments and therapies, including massages alongside a serene river nestled amongst the jungle.

With its breathtaking views, lush surroundings, and personalised service, Oxygen Jungle Villas and Spa is the ultimate destination for a peaceful and indulgent getaway.

Couples Will Love A massage by the gently flowing river as part of a transformational healing journey.


Occidental Papagayo best all inclusive resorts costa rica

Occidental Papagayo

Occidental Papagayo has been designed as a stunning adults-only all-inclusive resort on the beautiful Gulf of Papagayo in Costa Rica. With its breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean and lush tropical gardens, it’s no wonder couples travel from across the world to experience the divine feeling of serenity promised here.

Fall in love with the spacious and elegantly appointed rooms and suites, each with a private balcony or terrace, perfect for enjoying the stunning views. Choose between two all-inclusive options for your stay (all-inclusive or premium all-inclusive) and settle into your tropical haven with activities like archery, kayaking, bird watching, and visits to the tropical rainforest.

Have something more laid-back in mind? Soak up the ambience in the health and wellbeing centre with a Turkish bath, Vichy shower, sauna, and therapeutic spa treatments.

Couples Will Love The daily activities program by the pool and beach.


Kura Boutique Hotel

Kura Boutique Hotel is an exclusive adults-only gem perched on the breathtaking cliffs of Uvita, Costa Rica, boasting eight luxury and all-inclusive suites. This eco-friendly resort offers a unique and intimate experience for guests seeking relaxation and tranquillity on the South Pacific coast of Costa Rica’s wild Osa region. The resort features next-level luxe architecture and design, with each suite offering panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding jungle.

Known as “one of the most biologically intense regions on earth”, a stay at Kura Boutique Hotel guarantees no shortage of activities, from hiking the Nauyaca Waterfalls to exploring any of the seven idyllic beaches of Uvita.

With its commitment to sustainability and personalised service, Kura Boutique Hotel is the ultimate destination for a romantic and rejuvenating getaway.

Couples Will Love Forbes magazine calls it the most glamorous, romantic resort in Costa Rica, so you’ve got to love that!


Los Altos de Eros (all-inclusive optional)

Los Altos de Eros promises the perfect balance of luxury and relaxation in the Guanacaste province’s heart. With its all-inclusive optional package, guests can indulge in gourmet dining, drinks, and various activities (the cooking class is our pick!). The space is filled with beautifully appointed rooms, a spa, an infinity pool, and breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean.

Whether looking for adventure or pure relaxation, Los Altos de Eros, which translates to “the heights of love” in Spanish, offers an idyllic adults-only backdrop for love-struck travellers to enjoy an unforgettable honeymoon or vacation in beautiful Costa Rica.

Couples Will Love A full day of exquisite pampering in the day spa, including a gourmet lunch.


Villa Buena Onda Costa Rica pool

Villa Buena Onda

Villa Buena Onda is an exclusive, all-inclusive boutique resort that caters solely to adults. With only eight stylish and spacious rooms and a high staff-to-guest ratio, you can expect to receive VIP treatment throughout your stay. It’s the perfect destination for couples.

Perched atop a hill overlooking Playas del Coco, each room features stunning views from floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors covering an entire wall and furnished terraces looking across the lush jungle to the ocean beyond.

Coco Beach is a half-hour walk from the resort (or taxis are very affordable). It is renowned as an ideal starting point for various activities, including surfing, scuba diving, snorkelling, and observing marine life.

Villa Buena Onda presents an exquisite haven for those seeking the ultimate epicurean experience, unwinding amidst the poolside serenity, or venturing out to discover the beautiful beaches and attractions nearby. This idyllic retreat offers a harmonious atmosphere that exudes romance and tranquillity, making it the ideal sanctuary for couples seeking an unparalleled getaway.

Couples Will Love A boutique five-star escape where paradise meets privacy.


Playa Cativo Lodge (no children under 8)

For the couple seeking more than just a hotel room, Playa Cativo Lodge is a stunning all-inclusive resort in Costa Rica filled with opportunities for exploration.

Situated on the pristine shores of the Golfo Dulce, this eco-lodge offers a unique and immersive experience in the heart of nature. With its secluded beach, lush rainforest surroundings, and luxurious accommodations, Playa Cativo Lodge is the perfect retreat

for adults and children over eight looking to unwind and reconnect with nature. Enjoy gourmet meals from locally sourced ingredients, take part in guided nature walks and boat tours, or relax by the pool and soak up the sun.

Couples Will Love The various rainforest and stargazing activities on offer.


Pacuare Lodge (no children under 7)

The delightful Pacuare River of Costa Rica invites you to Pacuare Lodge, a luxurious all-inclusive resort nestled in the heart of the rainforest.

This magical space offers a unique and immersive experience for guests looking to disconnect from the outside world and reconnect with nature. From white-water rafting and zip-lining to hiking and bird-watching, there is no shortage of activities to fill your days here.

And with its strict no children under seven policy, guests can unwind and enjoy a peaceful and relaxing vacation. Our tip? Spend an evening high in the treetops, enjoying a meal in your private rainforest canopy, “The Nest”.

Couples Will Love Arrive and depart by river raft for a unique jungle experience.


The Westin Reserva Conchal (book the adults-only section)

The magnificent sanctuary that is Westin Reserva Conchal offers guests a truly indulgent experience with its spacious and elegant accommodations, world-class dining options, and a wide range of activities and amenities.

This stunning all-inclusive resort located in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, boasts unparalleled beachfront beauty, coupled with a lagoon-style pool, tennis court, golf course and heavenly spa calling your name.

With its adults-only section, couples can immerse themselves in a peaceful and romantic atmosphere for their Costa Rica vacation or honeymoon.

Couples Will Love The warm and friendly staff who make you feel like a pampered guest.

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All images courtesy of featured resorts.

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