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Situated on the riverwalk, this spa resort is within 6 mi (10 km) of Alajuela Cathedral, Doka Estate, and Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto. Central Park and ARA Project are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Resort Features

Along with 3 outdoor pools, this smoke-free resort has a full-service spa and a restaurant. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and a rooftop terrace are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 24 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. Guests can appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, and other amenities include furnished patios and minibars.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Xandari Resort And Spa features a full-service spa, 3 outdoor swimming pools, a spa tub, and a children's pool. The resort offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Art Deco resort also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and a library. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Xandari Resort And Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 18 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Total number of rooms - 24 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1996 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Bathrobes 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Furnished patio 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Minibar 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower only 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Xandari - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a spa tub.

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

  • Ecotours on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Ziplining nearby 

Spa Services

Xandari has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Thai massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Massages 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Number of treatment rooms 5 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • 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 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.

No elevators

Pets allowed (no fees)

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 28 per person (one way)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Xandari Resort And Spa is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
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