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Located in El Gigante, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course, 2 mi (3.2 km) from Gigante Beach, and 12.1 mi (19.4 km) from Escondido Beach. Anthropology Museum and San Pedro Parish are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Resort Features

Catch some rays on Aqua Wellness Resort's private white sand beach, pamper yourself at the full-service spa, or enjoy snorkeling.

Room Amenities

All 50 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. Guests can appreciate conveniences like dining areas and kitchens, and other amenities include furnished patios and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Step outside to feel the sun on your face and the sand in your toes on the white sand beach. Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. At Aqua Wellness Resort, pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa or have fun in the sun with activities like snorkeling and kayaking.

The resort offers a restaurant. A beach bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Aqua Wellness Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 50 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Beach bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • On private beach 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 2010 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 24 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Furnished patio 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Kitchen 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Onda - This beachfront restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the resort include a private beach.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 

Spa Services

Aqua Spa has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Minimum age to access spa is 14 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 3 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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 rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: NIO 135 per room (one way)
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • 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.

Hotel Name

  • Aqua Wellness Resort Rivas
  • Aqua Wellness Rivas
  • Aqua Wellness Resort El Gigante
  • Aqua Wellness El Gigante

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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