Olas Verdes – Nicoya Peninsula Getaway!
With your stay at Olas Verdes Hotel, located in the sleepy surf town of Nosara at Playa Guiones, you will contribute to community development programs and to the preservation of the local environment in Guiones Beach. Given that, this small boutique hotel offers guests access to an adjacent protected wildlife reserve. As well as some of the most beautiful coastlines in all of Costa Rica! Once home to cattle farms, Nosara’s now dotted with relaxing yoga studios. Also, some of the best surfing found in the entire country. Olas Verdes is the perfect place to soak in the best of all found here! They are surrounded by dense natural rain forest vegetation and with the sound of the beautiful blue Pacific in the background, you will be able to fully unwind. Olas Verdes provides guests with a unique location to base their Nicoya Peninsula adventure. Furthermore this place makes up for your perfect Birdwatching experience in the Dry Northwest.
Nosara – Jewel of the Nicoya Peninsula
Above all, Nosara is one of the hidden treasures in Costa Rica! Located on the Nicoya Peninsula in the province of Guanacaste, Nosara has long been known for its dedication to ecotourism and healthy, adventure living. Much of Nosara is protected forest and you will be able to observe various wildlife especially a lot of bird species in the Ostional Wildlife Preserve and in the entire area in general. Living in harmony with nature and promoting conservation and sustainability has long been a goal of the area and can be seen everywhere you look! Furthermore the great variety of birds make this area a fantastic place for every birder. With a bit of luck observe three-wattled Bellbirds, long-tailed Manakins, Motmots and many more. Round-off your perfect vacation to Costa Rica in harmony with yourself and nature!
Olas Verdes – First LEED Certified Surf Hotel!
The Olas Verdes became the first LEED Certified Surf Hotel in May 2016. This honor recognizes the concern and dedication of the owners of Olas Verdes to provide an eco-conscious alternative to visitors of the Nosara area. This effort makes Olas Verdes a unique and sustainable jewel in Costa Rica – a country that promotes ecological preservation. Efforts have firstly been made to make the entire property of Olas Verdes as sustainable as possible including an organic garden and composting area, several large rainwater collection tanks, waste water treatment that uses gray water for local irrigation and an extensive solar system for water heaters and other use. All vegetation on the property is native to the area and has interpretive signage to help guests identify the local plant and wildlife. Imagine floating in the pool with Howler monkeys roaming the treetops above you. No effort has been spared to make Olas Verdes as ecologically friendly as possible!
So Much To Do at Olas Verdes Hotel
Olas Verdes Hotel is located in a prime location close to many of the best activities found in Costa Rica! You can find nearby National Parks to explore – spend a day exploring the fascinating limestone caves of Barra Honda National Park or the wetlands of the amazing Palo Verde Park. Or stay closer to the base and visit the plethora of nearby nature and wildlife preserves. There is also an opportunity to indulge your need for adventure – experience exhilarating zip line tours, take an ATV or horseback ride thru the rain forest or paddle board or kayak on the Pacific – the adventure options are endless!