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Embrace the laid-back Tico lifestyle on a 5-star luxury holiday to the adult-only resort of Occidental Papagayo. Surrounded by stunning natural beauty, teeming with wildlife and tropical colours, this hotel is an opulent hideaway on the west coast of Costa Rica. It’s the perfect spot for a unique honeymoon, or a memorable romantic retreat. Relax by the pool in the glorious pacific sun or wander down to the beach to feel the sand between your toes. The spa adds another touch of bliss, featuring indulgent treatments that focus on wellness and beauty, leaving you feeling like a new person inside and out. Occidental Papagayo resort’s all-inclusive package ensures you don’t need to worry about a thing during your stay, with a sublime gastronomic offering. Taste the best of Costa Rican cuisine one day, and zingy teppanyaki the next. At the end of the day retreat to the bar, and enjoy sensational views of the area with your nightcap. Whether you’re looking to rest and recuperate with loved ones or to get out and explore, this resort is a heavenly base.

How far is the nearest beach?

There's a pristine, sandy beach as part of the resort which is an excellent spot for snorkelling and diving.

Distance from resort centre

Occidental Papagayo is a beautiful resort within itself, with 3 restaurants, 4 bars and a sandy beach. You can experience Costa Rica’s natural wonders through a variety of activities and excursions available from the resort, such as diving, cycling and kayaking. Being close to several national parks means the tour desk can easily arrange trips to see live volcanos, bathe in hot springs or spot sloths in the jungle. Alternatively, sail down the Corobici River surrounded by giant ancient trees that are home to numerous exotic birds and capuchin monkeys. The area around Playa Hermosa also has several restaurants and cafes to try and is approximately 2.5km away. The capital city of Guanacaste, Liberia, is 33km away.

Distance from airport

Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport in Guanacaste is approximately 25km away from Occidental Papagayo.



Deluxe Bay View
Deluxe Bay View Romance
Premium Level Junior Suite


  • Swimming pool
  • U-Spa with hot tub, sauna, Vichy shower, Turkish bath and treatment rooms
  • Gym
  • Tennis court
  • Daily activities including snorkelling, kayaking, aerobics and volleyball
  • Live music evening entertainment 3 nights per week
  • Disco
  • Transportation service across the resort
  • Tour desk
  • 3 restaurants
  • 4 bars
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry Service
  • 24-hour reception
  • Free Wi-Fi


If you choose to go all-inclusive at Occidental Papagayo, the programme generally consists of breakfast (07:00-10:30), lunch (12:30-15:00) and dinner (18:30-21:30), all buffet style, served in the main restaurant. During meals, soft drinks, beer, water and wine are offered. Locally produced alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks like water, wine, refreshments, soft drinks, beer, spirits, etc. are served from 11:00-22:00 (except during meal times). Guests also benefit from the following:

  • Weekly cocktail party
  • Tennis court
  • Archery
  • Diving lessons in the pool

Details are subject to change however on arrival at the hotel you will be provided with full details for the all-inclusive programme.



  • Main buffet-style restaurant at Occidental Papagayo
  • Cuisine: International
  • Hours: Breakfast – 07:00 to 10:30; Lunch – 12:30 to 15:00; Dinner – 18:30 to 21:30

The Italian

  • Evening venue with views across the bay
  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Hours: 18:30 to 21:30
  • Menu is subject to availability of ingredients with seasonal variations
  • Dress code: Informal. Beachwear not permitted


  • Evening venue with private tatami rooms available and a teppanyaki table
  • Cuisine: Japanese and Asian
  • Hours: Dinner – 18:30 to 21:30
  • Dress code: Informal. Beachwear not permitted