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Santa Cruz Costa Rica Accommodations

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The Santa Cruz center point is around 16 miles east of Junquillal Beach and 17 miles west of Barra Honda National Park.

Santa Cruz Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

El Sabanero Eco-Lodge in Canafistula
+1-888-389-4121
Between Santa Cruz & Tamarindo, Canafistula, Costa Rica ~12.28 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • 3 star Mountain property
  • Check in: 1:00 PM
  • Fab pool and cheerful service
  • Good air conditioning
From$57
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
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Seis Playas Hotel
+1-888-675-2083
3 Km From Huacas Intersection, Tamarindo, Costa Rica ~14.68 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • 3-star property
From$70
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Seis Playas Hotel
+1-800-716-8490
3 Km From Huacas Intersection, Tamarindo, Costa Rica ~14.68 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • Mid-scale Beach property
  • Check-in time: 2 PM
  • Best value for money
  • Large swimming pool
From$75
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Wyndham Tamarindo
+1-800-805-5223
From Banco Nacional In, Tamarindo, 50309 Costa Rica ~17.10 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • Three Star property
  • 104 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$80
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Conchal Hotel
+1-888-965-1860
200 Metros Sur Escuela, Brasilito, 50308 Costa Rica ~17.25 miles northwest of Santa Cruz
  • 3-star property
From$80
Very Good 4.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas in Tamarindo
+1-888-788-5576
1000 Calle Principal, Tamarindo, 00000 Costa Rica ~17.33 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • Three Star Beach property
  • Free breakfast
From$67
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Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas - Tamarindo
+1-888-897-9207
1000 Calle Principal, Tamarindo, 00000 Costa Rica ~17.33 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • Midscale Beach hotel
  • 2 floors in property
From$69
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Jardín del Edén Boutique Hotel - Adults Only
+1-888-311-4278
Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Costa Rica ~17.44 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • 4 star Beach property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$160
Very Good 4.5 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Luamey Boutique Hotel
+1-888-469-4795
Calle Del Parque 100 Mts Este Rest. Patagonia, Tamarindo Beach, Costa Rica ~17.50 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • Mid-scale Beach hotel
  • 2 floors in property
From$70
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Capitán Suizo Beachfront Boutique Hotel
+1-888-734-9421
1 Km South From Tamarindo Downtown, Tamarindo, 22-50309 Costa Rica ~17.51 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • Expensive Airport hotel
  • 35 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Spacious rooms
From$250
Average 3.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Hotel Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort
+1-888-841-5292
Tamarindo Beach, Tamarindo, 50309 Costa Rica ~17.52 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • Four-star Beach hotel
  • Check in: 15:00
  • Most guests appreciated the closeness to the beach
  • Nothing was open bar
From$139
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
The Westin Reserva Conchal, an All-Inclusive Golf Resort & Spa
+1-888-455-5160
Playa Conchal South / North, Brasilito, 232-5150 Costa Rica ~17.54 miles northwest of Santa Cruz
  • Luxurious 5-star Resort hotel
  • Airport shuttle available
From$358
Very Good 4.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Occidental Tamarindo - All Inclusive
+1-888-965-8297
Playa Langosta Tamarindo, Guanacaste, 1150 Costa Rica ~17.73 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • Four star hotel
  • No hot water
  • Rooms are not good
From$88
Average 3.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa - Santa Cruz
+1-888-906-6358
Playa Mansita Hacienda Pinilla, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica
  • Luxurious 5 Star Resort property
  • Fitness + Health Center
From$185
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Bahia del Sol Beach Front Boutique Hotel : Playa Potrero
+1-888-749-6785
Playa Potrero, Potrero, 5111 Costa Rica ~17.85 miles northwest of Santa Cruz
  • Four star hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$175
Very Good 4.5 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
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Cala Luna Boutique Hotel & Villas : Playa Langosta
+1-888-878-9982
Playa Langosta, Tamarindo, Costa Rica ~18.16 miles west of Santa Cruz
  • High end Beach hotel
  • Check-in time: 2:00 PM
  • Very peaceful location and cocktail hour
  • Incredible bar
From$206
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Flamingo Marina Resort
+1-888-389-4485
Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica ~18.45 miles northwest of Santa Cruz
  • Four star Beach hotel
  • Check in: 3:00PM
From$125
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Margaritaville Beach Resort Playa Flamingo
+1-888-389-4121
Flamingo Beach, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica ~18.45 miles northwest of Santa Cruz
  • 4 star Beach property
  • 3 floors in property
  • Every guests reviewed appreciated the closeness to the beach
  • Almost all guests were happy with the price of the breakfast
From$149
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Nacazcol - Playas del Coco - Guanacaste
+1-888-675-2083
4 Km West of Playas Del Coco, Guanacaste, Costa Rica ~19.29 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • 3-star Rural property
  • 2 suites in hotel
  • Did not have hot water
  • No windows
From$48
Average 3.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Hotel Sugar Beach - Potrero
+1-800-716-8490
Playa Pan De Azucar, Potrero, Costa Rica ~19.59 miles northwest of Santa Cruz
  • Midscale Beach property
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • WiFi system needs upgrading
  • Restaurant staff Free
From$169
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
The Palms at Coco Beach in Playas Del Coco Sardinal Carrillo Guanacaste
+1-800-805-5223
Costado Sur De La Cancha De Futbol, Playas Del Coco Sardinal Carrillo Guanacaste, 50503 Costa Rica ~21.20 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • 3 star hotel
From$80
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Hotel M&M Casa Blanca
+1-888-965-1860
Playa Ocotal, El Ocotal, 5019 Costa Rica ~21.43 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Affordable Beach property
  • Hotel has 14 rooms
From$45
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Bahia Pez Vela Resort
+1-888-788-5576
Guanacaste, Octal, 1111 Costa Rica ~21.52 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Expensive Beach property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$150
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Selina Nosara
+1-888-897-9207
Nosara Beach 160 Guanacaste Nosara 50206 Costa, Guanacaste Nosara, 50206 Costa Rica ~21.68 miles south of Santa Cruz
  • 4-star hotel
From$125
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Hotel Mangaby
+1-888-311-4278
10.576197 85.675268, Playa Hermosa, 0568-5019 Costa Rica ~22.31 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • 3 star property
  • Beautiful Hermosa beach
  • Perfectly clean
From$75
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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs in Guanacaste
+1-888-469-4795
Rincon De La Vieja, Guanacaste, 21306 Costa Rica ~22.32 miles northeast of Santa Cruz
  • 4-star Mountain hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
From$70
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Villas Sol Hotel And Beach Resort - All Inclusive : Playa Hermosa
+1-888-734-9421
Playa Hermosa, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica ~22.52 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • High-end Beach hotel
From$89
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Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only -All Inclusive in Papagayo
+1-888-841-5292
Playa Buena, Papagayo, Costa Rica ~22.67 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Luxurious 5-star hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00PM
From$330
Very Good 4.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport in Liberia
+1-888-455-5160
Ruta #21 Frente Al, Liberia, Costa Rica ~22.83 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Midscale Airport property
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • Air conditioning was criticized by 96%
  • Good fitness area
From$99
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Olas Verdes Hotel
+1-888-965-8297
200 Meters South of Harbor Reef Hotel, Nosara, 50206 Costa Rica ~23.18 miles south of Santa Cruz
  • Three Star Beach property
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
From$137
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica Adults Only All Inclus
+1-888-906-6358
Playa Arenilla, Papagayo, Costa Rica ~23.55 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • 4-star Convention Center property
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms
From$75
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Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica - Papagayo
+1-888-749-6785
Papagayo Peninsula, Papagayo, Costa Rica ~24.97 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Luxurious 5 Star hotel
  • 181 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$315
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Andaz Costa Rica Resort at Peninsula Papagayo-a concept by Hyatt
+1-888-878-9982
Peninsula Papagayo, Papagayo, 50104 Costa Rica ~26.52 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Luxury Five Star Resort hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
From$215
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Best Western El Sitio Hotel & Casino - Liberia
+1-888-389-4485
175 Mts West of Main Entrance, Liberia, 13450 Costa Rica ~26.69 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Affordable property
  • Free breakfast available
From$61
Average 3.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Condo Hotels Samara Heights - Samara
+1-888-389-4121
Samara Centro, Samara, 50205 Costa Rica ~26.70 miles south of Santa Cruz
  • Affordable Beach hotel
  • 6 suites in hotel
From$120
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Hotel & Villas Huetares : Playa Hermosa
+1-888-675-2083
Playa Hermosa, Liberia Guanacaste, 5061107 Costa Rica ~27.33 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Affordable Oceanfront property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$44
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Hotel Leyenda Carrillo Beach - Espíritu Santo
+1-800-716-8490
Playa Doña Ana Espíritu Santo, Espíritu Santo, Costa Rica ~28.24 miles south of Santa Cruz
  • Mid-scale Beach property
  • Check in time: 3pm
From$80
Average 3.0 /5 Read Reviews Call BookMore Details
Punta Islita, Autograph Collection
+1-800-805-5223
Punta Islita, Islita, Costa Rica ~30.85 miles south of Santa Cruz
  • High-end Beach hotel
  • Check-in time: 2 pm
From$155
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Borinquen Thermal Resort in Rincon De La Vieja
+1-888-965-1860
Rincon De La Vieja, Rincon De La Vieja, Costa Rica ~39.45 miles north of Santa Cruz
  • Three Star Mountain hotel
  • 6 suites in hotel
From$98
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details

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FAQs about hotels in Santa Cruz

What are the most favored hotels in Santa Cruz?

Jardín del Edén Boutique Hotel - Adults Only, Bahia del Sol Beach Front Boutique Hotel and Selina Nosara are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the top luxurious hotels in Santa Cruz?

The Westin Reserva Conchal, an All-Inclusive Golf Resort & Spa, JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa and Occidental Papagayo - Adults Only -All Inclusive are the top 3 luxury hotels near Santa Cruz city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Santa Cruz?

El Sabanero Eco-Lodge, Seis Playas Hotel, and Seis Playas Hotel are the properties closest to Santa Cruz city center.

What are the best independent hotels in Santa Cruz?

Jardín del Edén Boutique Hotel - Adults Only, Bahia del Sol Beach Front Boutique Hotel and Selina Nosara are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Santa Cruz?

The Westin Reserva Conchal, an All-Inclusive Golf Resort & Spa and JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Santa Cruz?

Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas, Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas and Best Western El Sitio Hotel & Casino are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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