Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas

Adults-Only Wellness Retreat in Las Catalinas

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Enjoy an endless sea of Pura Vida at Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas, a secluded adults-only haven perched high on a hilltop with jaw-dropping views of Costa Rica's Guanacaste coast and rainforest. The area makes for easy excursions as the Pacific stretches in every direction and beckons with countless activities. Beaches, swells and warm waters make for fantastic swimming, snorkeling, diving, kayaking and more.

Turn your gaze inland and you’ll find tropical forests, hills and valleys to explore on foot, bike or horseback. Each of the 21 villas is designed with your dream vacation in mind and offers breathtaking ocean views, individual private pools and those little finishing touches that will make you feel at home. 



Start your day off right with a swim in your private plunge pool followed by a fresh locally sourced breakfast. Sink deeper into tropical bliss with a spa experience located in the comfort of your own villa. Clear your mind with yoga or meditation surrounded by the warmth of a tropical breeze. Experience all this on a 3-night wellness retreat with jaw-dropping views of Costa Rica's Guanacaste coast and rainforest. 

  • Luxury accommodation in a private villa with ocean view and your own personal plunge pool 
  • Generous amount of resort credits for a series of scrubs, massages and salon services performed in your own private villa
  • Explore over 50 miles of groomed hiking and biking trails direct from the property with your all-access pass with map
  • Keep yourself busy with daily resort activities including yoga, fitness classes and watersports
  • Courtesy shuttle to and from the airport


3-Night Wellness Retreat in Costa Rica

from $1,066 Per Night

Based on rate for two guests

Vacayou Exclusive

Guests receive an additional $50 resort credit.

Package rates displayed are based on double occupancy in (low) green season. Rates are higher during high season and peak season and subject to change without notice. A tax of 13% and 10% resort fee will be added to all nightly and package rates.

Package Includes:

  • 3 nights in a luxury villa featuring a private plunge pool and ocean views
  • Daily à la carte breakfast including one detox special served in your villa
  • Healthy welcome amenity upon arrival
  • Spa, yoga and meditation credit of $600 to be used onsite and at Wake Spa
  • Resort credit of $400 to enjoy adventures, food, wine and more
  • Transfer to/from the Liberia (LIR) Airport for two passengers
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Free parking

Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas

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Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas is a secluded, adults-only boutique hotel where you can experience the best of Costa Rican adventure and culture.

Mindful & Relaxing Rituals
Mindful & Relaxing Rituals

Coming to Casa Chameleon is a rite of relaxation on its own. But there is no on-site spa so the hotel brings the spa to the privacy of your villa with pampering couples massages, deep tissue massages, body wraps and scrubs. 

Jungle, Ocean & You
Jungle, Ocean & You

Ziplines, horseback riding and birdwatching are within minutes of the resort. But what really sets this resort apart is the thrill-seeking miles of mountain biking and hiking trails. Water adventures include surfing, paddling, swimming and diving right from the oceanfront. 

Culinary Delights
Culinary Delights

Sentido Norte restaurant and bar proudly offers the best of coastal Costa Rican cuisine. All food and drink are inspired by the country’s bountiful abundance, combining uniquely local and native ingredients in the glass and on the plate. 


Contemporary and refined, each of the 21 villas features its very own saltwater plunge pool, mesmerizing ocean views and those little finishing touches that will make you feel at home. The beautiful rooms feature light teak-wood furniture, beds draped in mosquito netting, colorful throw rugs and sweeping outdoor terraces with loungers and loveseats.  

Villa with Plunge Pool 

Designed with your dream vacation in mind, the villas offer breathtaking ocean views, individual private pools and endless comfort, nestled in the adults-only haven. The villas with plunge pool are individual, one-bed villas facing south and overlooking Sugar and Penca Beaches. Each of these private villas offers a stunning, personal saltwater plunge pool and partial ocean views.

Sunset Villa With Plunge Pool 

At the end of a day of adventure, enjoy a drink as you experience the world-famous Costa Rican sunset from your private pool. Equipped with every essential for a secluded escape, the sunset villa with plunge pool ensures that everything you need is at your fingertips. The sunset villas with plunge pool face west and boast elevated views over the Guanacaste coast and Catalinas Islands. After a day of adventure and cultural experiences, sink into your personal saltwater plunge pool and enjoy peaceful privacy as you witness a world-class Costa Rican sunset.

Villa Suite With Plunge Pool 

With a little extra space and a lot of Costa Rican experience, the villa suite with plunge pool is the ultimate Costa Rican escape. Completed by unparalleled views, the suites feature private terraces with individual saltwater pools. The villa suites with plunge pool are the ultimate Costa Rican escape. With hillside locations overlooking either the Guanacaste coast or the Catalinas Islands, these secluded suites with a personal saltwater plunge pool offer complete intimacy and comfort, devoid of all distractions.

Features & Amenities

  • Welcome cocktail
  • Daily breakfast à la carte
  • Private plunge pool
  • King-size bed
  • 480 thread count linens, 100% cotton
  • Private terrace
  • Fully stocked mini-bar with local Costa Rican products and in-room snack menu
  • Safety deposit box
  • Complimentary local and international phone calls
  • Wi-Fi 
  • Bluetooth speaker
  • Eco-friendly locally produced toiletries
  • Daily maid service
  • 24-hour concierge service
  • Valet parking




Either local currency, Costa Rica colones, or United States dollars are accepted, however businesses generally have a higher exchange rate than that of the bank and will most likely give change in local colones.

Time Zone

Costa Rica observes Central Standard Time all round year, which means we do not change the clocks for daylight saving time.


The national language is Spanish, so please feel free to hone your Spanish speaking skills, but be assured that the majority of Costa Ricans speak excellent English.

Arrival & Departure

Arrival at Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas is from 4 pm onwards. A credit card will be required at check-in for all incidentals. Departure is latest 11 am. Departure day is never fun, so the hotel makes it as easy as possible. The office will send your invoice statement to your e-mail address the night before check-out.


Casa Chameleon Hotels are smoke-free properties.


Casa Chameleon Hotels are an ADULTS ONLY RESORT. Children under 16 years of age are not allowed in the hotel and under 12 years of age to dine at Sentido Norte Restaurant. Due to safety regulations, exceptions are made based on children’s age and circumstances.


No pets are permitted on the property including service animals.



Rates are provided for green season and will change in high season and peak season. Rates are subject to change without notice.

Las Catalinas: A tax of 13% and 10% resort fee will be added to all nightly and package rates.

Mal País: A tax of 13% and $25 per night resort fee applies to all package rates.

Deposit/Cancellation Policy

We understand that sometimes plans change and you may need to amend your booking, so we’ve tried to be as fair as we can when applying fees and charges. When you book your stay with Casa Chameleon Hotels, the first night’s deposit is applied at booking but is refundable should you need to cancel outside of our cancellation policy. Therefore if you’d like to cancel your entire reservation before your full and final payment is due, we will refund all of your money, including the applicable taxes, but minus an administration charge of $20.

Full and final non-refundable payment will then be due:

  • 30 days before arrival for Green season (May 1st to Dec. 20th)
  • 30 days before arrival for High season ( Jan 6th to Apr. 30th)
  • 45 days before arrival for Peak season (Dec. 21st to Jan 5th)

We highly recommend purchasing travel protection insurance. Upon receipt of your payment, you will be forwarded an “e-Confirmation of Reservation” form at which time you will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions.

All non-refundable promotions are non-cancelable, non-changeable, and must be paid in full at the time of booking. There are no refunds for cancellations, date changes or early departures on these promotions.

Go or No Show Charges

In accordance with our cancellation policies, there will be no reimbursements for no-show or early departure.

Privacy Statement

Hotel Casa Chameleon will maintain any and all information regarding our guests as private within our facility.


All payments are received in US DOLLARS or the equivalent in Costa Rican colons at the time of payment. Payments may be made through credit card: Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover, JCB, Diners Club or via direct deposit or wire transfer.


Responsibility/Loss or Damage to Property

Casa Chameleon is not responsible for any loss of or damage to personal equipment and/or property during your stay with us, or during your participation in any of our arranged activities including but not limited to any loss or damage to vehicles or property contained within such while parked in or entering/leaving the premises. We will not accept any responsibility for any delay, additional expense or inconvenience, which may be caused directly or indirectly by events outside our control such as travel delays on international or domestic flights, civil disturbances, fire, flood, severe weather, acts of God, and acts of government or failure of any machinery or equipment.