Offering views of Arenal Volcano, Hotel Kokoro features a hill-top swimming pool, a spa, and eco-friendly rooms and villas set in tropical gardens.
It has a beautiful setting in La Palma, 2 km outside Arenal National Park. As a proud member and protectorate of the national parks of Costa Rica, Hotel Kokoro Wilderness Retreat is the perfect hideaway retreat for nature seekers and those city dwellers who wish to explore, escape and experience a new refreshing environment in the tropics. The property is not only blessed with a panoramic view of the Volcano Arenal, it is unique for supporting the natural beauty of flora and fauna found only in the surrounding ecosystem.
With careful consideration of the natural environment, each of the rustic designed eco villas are family style casonas that offer a stay in complete immersion with inner decor inspired by local materials and folkloric arts.
Each spacious room and villa at Hotel Kokoro has attractive Costa Rican decor with wooden furnishings. There is air conditioning, a fridge and cable TV. The lodging grounds invite guests to dip into the hill-top swimming pool, jacuzzi covered with tropical hut, and to explore the private tucked-away rainforest trails stretched throughout the property.
Kokoro, from its Japanese meaning, is the inner sense of elements or in more direct terms referring to the 'heart and soul' of a person, place or living organism. After discovering the meaning of the word, hotel have found that the name represented what hotel have incorporated in hotel daily lives and the life that this region brings to its inhabitants. The hotel has found the inspiration in the beauty of the country from the biodiversity, culture, scenery and its people.
Hotel have integrated much into the local 'Tico' way of life, and as a gesture in return, hotel have created a little heaven on earth for everyone to enjoy. This affordable boutique hotel aims to provide a stay in a cozy and private setting, with charm, and a service approach prepared in a joyful, attentive, and sustainable way.
The northern hills of Costa Rica are a microclimate region that is surrounded by lush tropical rainforests and hosts an endless amount of outdoor activities for easy-going adventure travelers. As a proud member and protectorate of the national parks of Costa Rica, Hotel Kokoro Wilderness Retreat is the perfect hideaway retreat for nature seekers and those city dwellers who wish to explore, escape and experience a new refreshing environment in the tropics.
Wedding rates available. Events and other needs upon request.
* The other amenities include lobby and reception.