Unwrap the holidays at Four Seasons Resort Peninsula Papagayo, Costa Rica and bask in the joy of pura vida. This season is even more special as we reveal new enhancements that will captivate your senses, while our team has curated the following experiences to satisfy your family’s wanderlust.
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Unforgettable Holiday Events

Holiday Dining

  • Two teal plates are topped with a white-and-pink flower, with gold cutlery on either side with a large centerpiece featuring various pink and peach flowers along with greenery all set on a white tablecloth
    Noche Buena at Bahia | December 24, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

    Delight in Noche Buena, the night before Christmas, on a festive journey through Latin America, and discover new dishes and traditions while you enjoy the evening’s live music performance.

  • Overhead view of six dark-red stoneware dishes on a wooden table, four each plated with different cuts of steak, one with asparagus and another with a past-type food being passed by a hand
    Christmas Eve at Nemare | December 24, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

    Celebrate Christmas in the tropics with our take on classic American dishes. Opt for Nemare's tasting menu or à la carte options.

  • Family eating together in a warmly lit dining room
    Buon Natale at Pesce | December 24, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

    Pesce offers a toast to the Old World. Our team of chefs will prepare a special à la carte dinner that honours European classics such as vin brule and panettone.

  • Wooden table set with holiday-themed desserts including cookies, tarts, merengues, custard-in-a-glass and a gingerbread house, all placed on pallet-style stands of varying heights
    Christmas Day at Virador Beach | December 25, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

    Christmas brunch on the beach is what a holiday in the tropics is all about. Enjoy elegant brunch flavours alongside the best views of our pool and beaches.

New Year’s Highlights

Family Fun

  • A person wearing a yellow helmet and dark clothing swings on an aerial ropes course set in the lush green canopy of the Costa Rica rainforest
    Land and Sea Activities

    Whether you prefer the lush embrace of the rainforest, the sun-kissed shores of the beach, the tranquil beauty of the sea or are seeking thrills on land, your days on the Peninsula are destined to be unforgettable. Dive into heart-pounding, adrenaline-fueled excursions, or opt for adventures that will create precious memories tailor-made for you and your loved ones.

  • Two people on the floor in the Resort's Sound Room, as a man plays a Tibetan Singing Bowl next to them
    Spa and Wellness

    Our bespoke treatments and therapeutic techniques draw inspiration from the serene seas and lush rainforests that surround you. Allow the natural beauty of our environment to guide you toward a profound sense of harmony and rejuvenation as you embark on a transformative experience designed just for you.

  • Two scuba divers inspect an underwater wreck

    Participate in our Resort’s Coral Gardening Program, where you can adopt a coral frame and learn how to plant a coral reef that will regenerate and be maintained monthly by experts until it’s ready to be planted deeper into the ocean to thrive on its own. A limited number of coral frames are available for adoption.

Festive Wellness

  • A woman in a white t-shirt and a man in a blue muscle tee stand on the beach stretching their arms above their heads
    Yaniv Shanti | November 19–25

    As a dynamic speaker, motivator, life coach and happiness activist, Yaniv Shanti is the visionary founder of El Despertador, the Happiness School. Through transformative experiences, Yaniv guides individuals on a journey of rediscovering their innate happiness, helping them unlock their true potential.

  • Standing woman practices breathing technique outdoors under the shade of a tree
    Dr. Luz | November 27 – December 2

    Dr. Luz is a highly skilled holistic healthcare practitioner with expertise in both allopathic medicine and acupuncture. Driven by a deep commitment to physical and mental wellness, Dr. Luz offers exceptional services that draw on extensive research and practical experience. These services are meticulously designed to enhance overall health and promote well-being.

  • Two guests complete yoga exercises together
    Gustavo Grijalva | December 15 – January 7

    Gustavo Grijalva is a certified mobility specialist, functional trainer and yoga teacher. His sessions offer a mindful blend of physical and inner work, combining pranayama (breathwork), asana, joint health and movement. With focus sessions designed to provide unique experiences, Gustavo’s approach nurtures holistic growth and well-being.

  • A woman's hand touching ocean water.
    Dr. Rui Pedro | December 15 – January 7

    A skilled master in Traditional Chinese Medicine, Dr. Rui Pedro specializes in acupuncture and energy balancing. With a wealth of experience and a passion for his craft, Dr. Pedro is dedicated to fostering optimal well-being. Through acupuncture and energy balancing expertise, he facilitates transformative healing journeys, leading to a more balanced and healthier life.

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