Villa Lapas Rainforest Eco-Resort

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
4 km despues del puente Tárcoles, Garabito, Jacó, Tarcoles, Costa Rica
3.5 out of 5 rating 364 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Tarcoles, Villa Lapas Rainforest Eco-Resort is by the ocean, a 4-minute drive from Carara National Park and 6 minutes from Hacienda las Agujas. This family-friendly hotel is 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from Herradura Beach and 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from Jaco Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 72 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and ceiling fans, and you can also request irons/ironing boards.


Enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a garden. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and an arcade/game room.


All-inclusive rates are available at this hotel. Meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Enjoy a meal at el Tucan, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. Planning an event in Tarcoles? This hotel has facilities measuring 861 square feet (80 square meters), including conference space. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Carara National Park - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Hacienda las Agujas - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Mantas Beach - 12.3 km / 7.7 mi
Auto Mercado Herradura - 15.3 km / 9.5 mi
Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park - 16.8 km / 10.4 mi
Herradura Bay - 17.5 km / 10.9 mi
Herradura Beach - 18.4 km / 11.4 mi
Marina Los Sueños - 19.1 km / 11.9 mi
Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park - 19.2 km / 11.9 mi
Teatro Jaco - 21.2 km / 13.2 mi
Neo Fauna - 22 km / 13.7 mi
Jaco Beach - 22.9 km / 14.2 mi
Hermosa Beach - 26.2 km / 16.2 mi
Turu Ba Ri Nature & Adventure Park - 32.3 km / 20.1 mi
Caldera Port - 35.2 km / 21.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 66.6 km / 41.4 mi
Tambor (TMU) - 110.6 km / 68.7 mi

The preferred airport for Villa Lapas Rainforest Eco-Resort is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 1pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • In-room safe fee: USD 4 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Conference space
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Children's pool
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Total number of rooms - 72
  • -Number of floors - 1
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Number of spa tubs - 2
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • -Year Built - 1991
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 861
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 80
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Meeting rooms