Last Updated on June 22, 2020 by Amanda Stancati
This November, find yourself in paradise along the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. The new adults-only Secrets Papagayo resort is set among black volcanic sands, lush tropical gardens, and mountainous surroundings, just 20 minutes from the Liberia airport and 30 minutes from downtown. While this oceanfront resort is suited for wedding, honeymoon, and anniversary celebrations, it is also the perfect spot for those much-needed couples’ vacations to relax and rekindle or a tropical holiday with friends.
Secrets Papagayo boasts just over 200 rooms and suites with a furnished patio or terrace and views of the gardens or Gulf of Papagayo. From the Standard King Tropical View (398 square feet) to the Preferred Club Presidential Suite (1,400 square feet) with two bedrooms, a spacious living area with a bar, and a terrace with a hot tub, Secrets Papagayo provides a high standard of comfort and elegance to its guests. Secrets Papagayo Preferred Club guests receive special privileges like ocean view suites, access to a private lounge, upgraded bath amenities and mini bar service, concierge service, a pillow menu, and more.
All guests of Secrets Papagayo receive free Wi-Fi in the lobby, 24-hour room service, and both pool and beach waiter service, making cool drinks even easier to enjoy on your all-inclusive vacation. Order a cocktail from one of the waiters or take a trip to the nearby lobby, beach, pool, or spa bars. There is even a swim-up bar so you can sip your pina colada between dips underwater.
Daily and nightly entertainment like theme and beach parties, karaoke, live shows, big screen movies on the beach, water aerobics, cooking lessons, beach volleyball, pilates, and non-motorized water sports can all be enjoyed at Secrets Papagayo.
Indulge your senses with a rejuvenating spa treatment like a massage, facial, or a mani/pedi. The spa has 13 treatment rooms including three outdoor rooms, a full service beauty salon, Swiss shower, steam room, and indoor lounge. Follow up your visit to the spa with a trip to the fitness center. The resort is also equipped with a gift shop, wedding gazebo, and meeting rooms.
Dining options at Secrets Papagayo include a buffet restaurant located in front of the main pool area, open for all meals, a café, and three a la carte restaurants – no reservations required. The Seaside Grill offers light cuisine for lunch and grilled specialties for dinner. Additional a la carte restaurants include Himitsu Pan-Asian fare and Portofino Italian cuisine, featuring a wine cellar for private dining.
Secrets Papagayo is close to the 18-hole Arnold Palmer-designed Peninsula Papagayo Golf Course, world-class sport fishing at Marina Papagayo, and Coco Beach village with restaurants, bars, and shops.
Other things to do in Papagayo include sunset cruises, jet skiing, kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving, hiking, and more. Shoppers can discover upscale jewellery and arts and crafts while adventure-seekers can arrange mountain biking or canopy tours. Whale watching is a favourite pastime and best to experience from August to April.
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