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Get an overview of this hotelRomantic resort with 2 restaurants and full-service spa


Situated by the ocean, this spa resort is 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from San Miguel Beach and within 25 mi (40 km) of Carrillo Beach and Samara and Carrillo Info Center. Samara Beach and Garza Beach are also within 32 mi (52 km).

Resort Features

This smoke-free resort features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking, and a free beach shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a beach bar are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 57 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like minibars (stocked with some free items) and bathrobes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph Collection features outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants. The property also offers a grocery/convenience store. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a beach bar, a swim-up bar, and a poolside bar. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

Event facilities measuring 2691 square feet (250 square meters) include a meeting room. This romantic resort also offers a children's pool, a fitness center, and spa services. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in November 2012.

Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph Collection is a smoke-free property.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Beach bar 
  • Free beach shuttle 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2691 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 250 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 57 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1994 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually decorated 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Minibar (stocked, some free items) 
  • Patio 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower only 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 
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Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

1492 - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Borrancho - This beachfront restaurant specializes in Latin American cuisine and serves lunch only. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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Spa Services

Casa Spa has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 5 years old are not allowed in the spa.

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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 11 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

Between December 20 and January 3, this property requires a 100% deposit for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. To complete the reservation process and obtain additional information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: CRC 20 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 200000 per vehicle (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
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