Banana Azul

Not interested in Golf Courses, Tennis Courts, Country Clubs and “pre-fab” All-Inclusive vacations?

Looking to experience some more culture and nature on your vacation in the Costa Rica Caribbean? Beachfront Hotel Banana Azul in Puerto Viejo might be just what you’re looking for.

Your host Colin Brownlee (from Vancouver, Canada) and Hotel General Manager, Andrea Mendez (from Guapiles, Costa Rica), welcome you to a hotel built out of local hardwoods that has 14 beautiful guest rooms, all with private bath and free wireless internet to accommodate adventurous travelers looking for a comfortable, tranquil place to stay while visiting the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica.

Relax, drink or eat under one our beach shade ranchos or by the pool.

The Private Garden Villas are located opposite of the hotel. They all include a full kitchen, outdoor dining area, cool plunge pool, lounge area, bedroom with cable TV, a luxurious shower and A/C.
Located on the top floor, Ocean Rooms are the most popular rooms with spacious decks, featuring side views of the beach, hammock and local hardwood furniture.
Separated from the main building, the two Sloth Caribbean Cabinas are on the 2nd floor with some ocean views. Rooms are newly refurbished with a Caribbean Beach Cottage style.
Dolphin Room is a larger corner top floor Ocean Room with extra spacious deck featuring garden & swimming pool views, side views of the beach, hammock and hardwood furniture.
The best sea-view corner room with wrap-around deck, closest to the beach. Room features a queen bed, Cable TV and a deluxe bathroom with tub for two overlooking the beach.
Originally built as the owner’s home, the Tree House Apartment is tucked up in the trees and is a fully furnished, two bedroom Apartment.
Located on the main floor under the Apartment , tucked away in the corner of our property, our Red Frog Tropical Suite comes with deluxe bathroom with rain shower, Cable TV, A/C and more.
Located on the ground level between the reception and the restaurant, the Garden Bath Rooms consist of a bedroom that connects to a large separate private garden with patio & two-person bathtub.