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W Costa Rica - Reserva Conchal
5 out of 5
Reserva Conchal, Cabo Velas, Guanacaste
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $829 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
$829
per night
Feb 1 - Feb 2
18.03 mi from city center
4.6/5 Wonderful! (165 reviews)
"Just WOW! Amazing views, gorgeous amenities and impeccable service! The most friendly and accommodating staff I have ever experienced at a resort."

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023

W Costa Rica - Reserva Conchal
The Westin Reserva Conchal, an All-Inclusive Golf Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
Playa Conchal S/N, Cabo Velas, Guanacaste, 232-5150
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $698 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
$698
per night
Mar 2 - Mar 3
17.77 mi from city center
4.4/5 Excellent! (887 reviews)
"The Westin Conchal is an incredible resort. The thing that impressed me the most was the top notch service at every turn. It didn't matter what we are doing or who we were interacting with at the resort, the staff was exceedingly helpful. The facilities are beautiful and the shared areas such as ..."

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2022

The Westin Reserva Conchal, an All-Inclusive Golf Resort & Spa
Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive
4.5 out of 5
Playa Matapalo- Sardinal, Carrillo, Sardinal, Guanacaste
The price is $426 per night from Feb 21 to Feb 22
$426
per night
Feb 21 - Feb 22
21.48 mi from city center
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,035 reviews)
"It was great all around."

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2023

Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive

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Condovac la Costa - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
400 metros norte de la Iglesia Catolica, Club Condovac, Sardinal, 000011
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $254 per night from Feb 2 to Feb 3
$254
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
22.89 mi from city center
3.9/5 Very Good! (552 reviews)
"Are family of 3 enjoyed Condovac and all the amenities it had to offer. The food was good and the staff were friendly. The resort was somewhat dated but the views and location were fantastic and the rooms spacious. Cleaners came everyday to change bedding take out trash which was a nice ..."

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2022

Condovac la Costa - All Inclusive
JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
Playa Mansita, Hacienda Pinilla, Tamarindo, Guanacaste, 50309
The price is $673 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
$673
per night
Feb 28 - Mar 1
17.8 mi from city center
4.5/5 Wonderful! (639 reviews)
"Grounds are beautiful, beach breath taking, staff is so attentive to your needs, dress is very casual at all restaurants and activities, it’s 1.5 hours from hotel but so worth it…. Wouldn’t leave resort next time… no need."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa
Occidental Tamarindo - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Playa Langosta, Tamarindo, Guanacaste, 1150
The price is $346 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
$346
per night
Mar 2 - Mar 3
18.15 mi from city center
3.7/5 Good! (987 reviews)
Occidental Tamarindo review
"I loved our visit here. This is an experience you will have to try for yourselves. The hotel was perfect with fresh drinks everyday. We are able to try unlimited beer and new mixed drinks that we've never had. The buffet was always stocked and so delicious. You will never be hungry nor thirsty. The ..."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Occidental Tamarindo - All Inclusive
Wyndham Tamarindo
3.5 out of 5
200m Al E Y 800m Al N Del, Bco, Ncal. De Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Guanacaste
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $230 per night from Feb 26 to Feb 27
$230
per night
Feb 26 - Feb 27
17.21 mi from city center
4.1/5 Very Good! (732 reviews)
"Outstanding property! Exceptional staff and service!!! One of the best hotels i’ve stayed in in many years of international travel!"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2022

Wyndham Tamarindo
Bahia del Sol Beach Front Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Playa Potrero, Tempate, Guanacaste, 5111
The price is $242 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
$242
per night
Mar 2 - Mar 3
18.12 mi from city center
4.4/5 Wonderful! (774 reviews)
"This small boutique hotel is charming rustic and beautiful. It's located directly on a stunningly beautiful beach, where locals and tourists mingled freely. But what I find most endearing are the local dogs that are ever present on the beach, they are so cute and friendly. Great staff good food excellent ..."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Bahia del Sol Beach Front Boutique Hotel
Hotel Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort
4 out of 5
Tamarindo Beach, Tamarindo, Guanacaste, 50309
The price is $300 per night from Feb 26 to Feb 27
$300
per night
Feb 26 - Feb 27
17.65 mi from city center
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,017 reviews)
"The staff was patient and accommodating. The grounds were beautiful and rooms were nice. A little disappointed with the area feeling much less local than I was looking for but that is not the fault of the property."

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Hotel Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort
The Palms At Coco Beach
3 out of 5
Playas del Coco, next to soccer field, Sardinal, Guanacaste, 5019
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $79 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
$79
per night
Feb 7 - Feb 8
21.44 mi from city center
3.9/5 Good! (256 reviews)
"Everyone was very friendly..."

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

The Palms At Coco Beach
Hotel Villa Acacia
3 out of 5
158, 300 mts Oeste entrada Principal, Sardinal, Guanacaste, 0
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $90 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
$90
per night
Feb 1 - Feb 2
22.63 mi from city center
4.1/5 Very Good! (149 reviews)
"Friendly and helpful staff. Nice location, close to the beach."

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

Hotel Villa Acacia
Papagayo Golden Palms Beachfront Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Playa Chorotega, Sardinal, Guanacaste
The price is $205 per night from Feb 25 to Feb 26
$205
per night
Feb 25 - Feb 26
23.21 mi from city center
4.4/5 Excellent! (301 reviews)
"The staff were friendly, supportive, did a great job and were plentiful. Team was always working on cleaning, maintenance or improvements. Rooms were spacious and clean. Property was modern and well kept. Not additional activities or spa or massages etc….but it is so relaxing. Pool and beachfront ..."

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Papagayo Golden Palms Beachfront Hotel
Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Sardinal de Carrillo, Playa Matapalo, Sardinal, Guanacaste
The price is $354 per night from Feb 21 to Feb 22
$354
per night
Feb 21 - Feb 22
21.49 mi from city center
3.8/5 Good! (1,053 reviews)
"Loved absolutely everything about this resort. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The food was yummy and always a variety to choose from. The entertainment was good. I participated in water aerobics for several of the days i was there and the instructors were fun and did a great job getting ..."

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2023

Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive
Azura Beach Resort - All Inclusive - Adults Only
4 out of 5
Playa Samara, Carrillo, Samara, Guanacaste, 50205
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $465 per night from Feb 17 to Feb 18
$465
per night
Feb 17 - Feb 18
27.37 mi from city center
4.2/5 Very Good! (284 reviews)
"Everything was great, just the food service was extremely slow. It took us more than 1h30 for all of our dinners to be served (and the same for the other tables) at their three onsite restaurants."

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2022

Azura Beach Resort - All Inclusive - Adults Only
El Mangroove Papagayo, Autograph Collection
4.5 out of 5
Papagayo Bay, Sardinal, Guanacaste, 50503
The price is $429 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
$429
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
23.03 mi from city center
4.5/5 Wonderful! (374 reviews)
"Very unique environment. I really liked the live dinner music."

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2022

El Mangroove Papagayo, Autograph Collection
Hotel & Villas Huetares
3 out of 5
Main Road, Sardinal, Guanacaste
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $87 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
$87
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
22.59 mi from city center
4.3/5 Excellent! (180 reviews)
"Excelente atención"

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2023

Hotel & Villas Huetares
Dunama Hotel & Casino
3 out of 5
Playa Flamingo, Santa Cruz, Cabo Velas, Guanacaste, 50308
The price is $155 per night from Feb 14 to Feb 15
$155
per night
Feb 14 - Feb 15
18.7 mi from city center
3.7/5 Good! (441 reviews)
"Great value for your money. The view was incredible and the staff were wonderful. They're going through a change of ownership and were in the middle of renovations that started at 7am which wasn't favorable for us with a baby who sleeps in :) The facilities were beautiful and I would stay here again. ..."

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2022

Dunama Hotel & Casino
Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only - All inclusive
4 out of 5
Playa Hermosa, Golfo De Papagayo, Sardinal, Guanacaste, 485000
The price is $286 per night from Feb 8 to Feb 9
$286
per night
Feb 8 - Feb 9
23.34 mi from city center
3.8/5 Good! (1,011 reviews)
"Secluded and relaxing."

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2023

Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only - All inclusive
Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows
3.5 out of 5
Playa Carrillo, Puerto Carrillo, Guanacaste, 51103
The price is $186 per night from Feb 25 to Feb 26
$186
per night
Feb 25 - Feb 26
28.17 mi from city center
4.3/5 Excellent! (254 reviews)
Incredible hotel with the friendliest staff
"Our stay at Nammbu was incredible. The resort overlooks beautiful Playa Carrillo which is only a short walk away. The property is designed to create a magical experience surrounded by the jungle. The best part of our stay were the staff who made us feel extremely welcomed and catered to our every ..."

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2023

Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows
Casa Chameleon Hotel Las Catalinas - Adults Only
4 out of 5
Las Catalinas, Tempate, Guanacaste
The price is $945 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
$945
per night
Feb 1 - Feb 2
20.47 mi from city center
4.9/5 Exceptional! (165 reviews)
"The location, view, s sets, pool are all unparalleled. The staff were totally responsive yet informal and friendly."

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2023

Casa Chameleon Hotel Las Catalinas - Adults Only
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Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Santa Cruz?

Based on our traveler data, Hotel Diria Santa Cruz is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3-star hotel offers 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant. Two other choices for your trip to the area are Hilton Garden Inn Guanacaste Airport and Condovac la Costa - All Inclusive. See all available top hotels, or vacation rentals in Santa Cruz.

What's the top vacation rental in Santa Cruz?

Estancia Santa Teresita: Visitors like this Santa Cruz vacation home rental. It is located in a rural location and has a patio, a terrace, and a barbecue grill to put you at ease in your new surroundings. Kitchen amenities include a fridge, a microwave, and kitchenware. Make the most of the private yard in this rental home to help you unwind. See all vacation rentals in Santa Cruz.

Which popular hotels in Santa Cruz are known for their enhanced cleaning measures?

If it is a challenge to find properties with enhanced cleaning that have all the amenities you're looking for, consider Ten North Tamarindo Beach Hotel, which is a 3-star hotel located 18 miles from the city center. And for a luxurious stay, consider Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive, a 4.5-star all-inclusive property that provides enhanced cleaning and is located within 30 miles of Santa Cruz. For more options to choose from, browse all hotels in Santa Cruz with enhanced sanitizing practices.

If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Santa Cruz, will I receive a refund?

Yes! The majority of room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel's cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Filter your search by fully refundable to find flexible hotel deals in Santa Cruz.

Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Santa Cruz?

For more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Santa Cruz, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.

What's the best place to stay for a family vacation to Santa Cruz?

Hotel Diria Santa Cruz is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant. Attractions in the area like Las Baulas National Marine Park and Monkey Park are also fun for kids of all ages. Find more child-friendly accommodations in Santa Cruz.

What are some accommodations with pools in Santa Cruz?

Hotel Diria Santa Cruz: Features 2 outdoor pools, a children's pool, and free self parking. Hilton Garden Inn Guanacaste Airport and Condovac la Costa - All Inclusive are a couple of other choices that feature an onsite pool. View all hotels with pools in Santa Cruz.

What is the best accommodation for staying close to Daniel Oduber International Airport (LIR)?

Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It's located a short 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Daniel Oduber Intl. Airport. Other good options near the airport include Hotel Santa Ana Liberia Airport and Hotel Rincon del Llano.

How is it to stay in Santa Cruz?

Visitors can enjoy all that Santa Cruz has to offer including its parks. In Santa Cruz, there are 30 hotels and other accommodations to choose from. Find out more about Santa Cruz.

What should I do while I'm visiting Santa Cruz?

The picturesque setting of Nicoya Peninsula and Parque Bernabela Ramos exemplify the area's natural beauty. You'll also find Papagayo Golf and Country Club and Reserva Conchal Golf Course in the area. Check out what more to see and do in Expedia's Santa Cruz guide.

What's the weather like in Santa Cruz?

The hottest months are usually April and May with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 70°F. The rainiest months in Santa Cruz are October, September, June, and August, with each month seeing an average of 12 inches of rainfall.

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