The Cariblue Beach and Jungle Resort is the ideal Caribbean destination on the south coast of Costa Rica. Eco-friendly lodging among centuries-old trees in the heart of the rainforest of Talamanca near the Wildlife Refuge Gandoca of Manzanillo, from here you can explore the region's rainforests, beaches, or simply relax. Located 1 mile from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Cariblue Hotel sits along the Playa Cocles white sand beach.
Including a full range of amenities and facilities, Cariblue's service is award-winning. From the resort, discover the beautiful Playa Cocles, Punta Uva, and Playa Negra - all beloved by local surfers. Interested in trying the sport? Sign up for a lesson at Cariblue's surf school. If relaxation is your priority, the beach-bar staff is there to help you unwind. Make your way to one of the resort's open-air "chillout" spaces, take a dip in the outdoor pool or jacuzzi, have a happy hour cocktail at the swim-up bar, or find your bliss in the hotel spa. When you're ready for adventure, explore historic Peurto Viejo's Old Harbour by bicycle or rickshaw, available for rent. End the day with a gourmet meal at the in-house restaurant, Solelune.
The Cariblue Hotel is a a 3-Star and a 3-Green Leaves(CST) eco-friendly resort. All of Cariblue Hotel's 23 private bungalows are situated among 5 acres of tropical gardens, offering access to both lush jungle and pristine beaches. Each bungalow features a private balcony where you can enjoy the sights and sounds of the resort's tropical gardens. Cariblue also offers 45 elegant rooms and suites, which are a modern expression of the surrounding natural environment. Technological comforts harmonize with local wood- and stone-furniture, and all the hotel's structures interspersed among the tropical flora, creating an atmosphere that reflects the wonders of the local landscape.
Because of these characteristics, the Cariblue Beach and Jungle Resort is the biggest and best equipped resort near the little town of Puerto Viejo, in the district of Cahuita - a melting-pot of Native-indigenous, Afrocaribbean and European cultures.
The trip might have been the absolute best of our lifetime (thus far). We particularly want to commend our guide Peter in the Guilin area-he was so incredibly attentive, energetic, enthusiastic-and absolutely dedicated to ensuring that our meals were 100% vegetarian.