Many of the luxury hotels in Guanacaste and the Nicoya Peninsula have an almost Balinese vibe to them, which is perfectly in keeping with the surf culture of the area. Consistent with other luxury hotels in Costa Rica, those in Guanacaste have an emphasis on an affinity with nature, and use the surrounding environment to their advantage. Florblanca and Latitude 10 resorts even have al fresco bathrooms, meaning you can admire the coastal views from the shower. When staying in the Nicoya Peninsula, expect locally sourced food, a short walk to some of the best surf breaks in Costa Rica, and the feeling of complete serenity in nature. Look no further for all of our top picks of places to stay in the area.