Lacqua Viva Resort

Posted by on Sep 27, 2014 in Guanacaste Eco Lodges | Comments Off on Lacqua Viva Resort


Surrounded by tropical forest and the Ostional National Wildlife Refuge, which is home to sea turtles, located in Nosara on the Nicoya Peninsula, L’acqua Viva Resort & Spa is a 4-star hotel that promises nature, adventure, surfing and beach all under one roof. People who love to enjoy sea adventure they will find this place Paradise as it is close to some of the famous beaches like Playa Guiones, Playa Pelada, Playa Nosara, Playa Ostional and Playa Garza. You will not find any buildings within 250 meters of Playa Guiones as this beach is governed by a legal provision.  The surroundings also include the Nosara Biological Reserve part of a sustainability program which connects with the Ostional National Wildlife Refuge. The total area is a complete combination of beaches and mountains.

How to get there

palapa-lacquaviva-nosara01Situated in the province of Guanacaste, st Guiones Beach, Nosara, Lacqua Viva Resort is located just 1.2 kilometers from the beach. For reaching the resort you can choose air transport, private vehicle or bus. From San Jose you can catch a local flight from the Santamaria International Airport to Nosara. After reaching the city you can take a cab within in 5 minutes you will reach the resort. If you use private vehicle you will have to drive to General Canas Highway until you reach the airport exit 42nd street in San Jose. Keep driving until you find the signboard that reads Highway 27 west to Caldera and Puntarenas. You will have to follow the  signs to Liberia where you see the intersection for the Friendship Bridge. Then take a left turn at the bridge and you will be connected to the road to city of Nicoya. After arriving the entrance of Nicoya you will have to turn left and cross into the colonial town. Then follow the sign to Samara and when you will find the gas station in Samara, go to the right and from there it will take 45 minutes to reach the city of Nosara and at the 100 meters distance south you will find L’acqua Viva Resort. You can take a bus to go the resort. Alfaro bus company hosts direct service between San Jose and Nosara at 5:30am. It will take 6 hours – where the bus departs at Alfaro bus terminal Avenue 5 and 14th Street in San Jose.


Lacqua Viva Resort offers 16 standard rooms, 10 individual suites, 6 master suites, 2 junior villas and one presidential villa. Among these suites Standard rooms are featured with king and queen size beds. And from most of the standard rooms you can enjoy amazing views of the internal gardens. The suites are well furnished much like a bungalow styled theme. 10 individual suites are built in the surroundings of trees and gardens. Situated near the gardens and swimming pools, master suites offers momentous view to capture memories. Junior and presidential villas are featured with a luxurious flat with sofas, beds, kitchen, dining area, built-in refrigeration, stove, microwave and all kitchen prerequisites. Though the accommodation can be rented by two person but spacious enough to accommodate two additional persons.


You will enjoy exquisite complimentary breakfast at the L’acqua Viva restaurant. This restaurant also serves lunch and dinner. There is a bar where you can enjoy all sorts of domestic and foreign wines as well as rich Costa Rican cocktails and liquors.


Surfers will find many beaches near to the resort and will enjoy their lifelong dream by surfing on high tides of these tropical beaches. You can also go for a variety of tours such as Canopy Tour, River Boat Tour, Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Waterfall Hike, Bird Watching tour, Turtle Nesting Tour, Whales and Dolphin watching tour, Stand-up paddle tour, Snorkeling tour, and Howling Monkey Tour.


Lacqua Viva Resort
Playa Guiones
199-5233 Nosara, Costa Rica
Call: +506 2682 1087