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Gold List 2009

Four Seasons Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo, Peninsula Papagayo, Guanacaste 

Peninsula Papagayo, Guanacaste
Costa Rica

Tel: 506 2696 0000

The forest resort's exteriors emulate regional animals: Roofs are constructed from flat clay tiles to represent turtle shells, lizard skins, and fish scales. Suites resembling tree houses have contemporary furniture, local art, and handwoven rugs. Papagayo serves Continental cuisine, and its open-air seating overlooks the pool. Activities include zip-lining, volcano hiking, and horseback riding—"there's too much to do!"

(155 rooms)
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2006, Gold List for 2007, Gold List for 2008, Gold List for 2010, Gold List for 2011
Amenities: Beach, Golf, Pool, Spa, Tennis, Water sports

Overall Score: 91.8

  • Rooms: 92.5
  • Service: 94.3
  • Food: 82.3
  • Location: 83.6
  • Design: 90.6
  • Activities: 89.8
Information may have changed since date of publication. Please confirm details with individual establishments before planning your trip.



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