Villa Lapas Rainforest Eco-Resort

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
4 km despues del puente Tárcoles, Garabito, Jacó, Tarcoles, Costa Rica
3.7 out of 5 rating 118 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.7

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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 safes and desks, and you can also request irons/ironing boards.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).


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 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. Planning an event in Tarcoles? This hotel has facilities measuring 861 square feet (80 square meters), including conference space. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and 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.

  • Up to 2 children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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.

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