Unleash your sense of wonder and celebrate the essence of pura vida at Peninsula Papagayo's festive oasis. Nestled on the shores of Costa Rica's Pacific coast, our paradise beckons with an array of unforgettable experiences designed to ignite your spirit and leave you spellbound. From exhilarating adventures in nature to tranquil beachside retreats. Join us as we dance under the stars, savour exquisite cuisine and create memories to last a lifetime in the heart of Guanacaste.
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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. It's a world of endless possibilities waiting for you to explore and cherish.

  • Two people sit with legs crossed and hands on knees on the floor of an open-air wellness studio that overlooks the ocean
    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.

  • Christmas Party
  • New Year's Eve Party
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