hotels in

Southern Zone

Costa Rica

Hotels in Southern Zone

The cool and misty mountains of Costa Rica’s Southern Zone promise an unforgettable natural retreat into a pristine ecological corridor of montane cloud forests, dramatic canyons, and cascading waterfalls. Nature enthusiasts are drawn to the region to experience the world-class birding and wildlife around Los Quetzales National Park and San Gerardo de Dota. Others come to push their limits scaling Cerro Chirripó’s frosty peak or to delve deeper into the dense and remote jungles of La Amistad National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site for biodiversity.

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South Pacific

Peréz Zeledón

Hacienda Alta Gracia


Indisputable world-class luxury and refinement await at Hacienda Alta Gracia in the rolling Talamanca Mountains. Once a coffee plantation, this sweeping mountain retreat combines the comforts of home with deluxe amenities.

San Gerardo de Dota

Dantica Cloud Forest Lodge


Dantica Lodge is a contemporary mountain retreat and rainforest reserve perched above the cloud forests of San Gerardo de Dota. Explore the fascinating forests on 5 km of trails bordering the Los Quetzales National Park and be treated to glimpses of the 170 native bird species.

San Gerardo de Dota

Trogon Loodge


Nestled in the misty cloud forest of the Savegre River Valley of San Gerardo de Dota is the acclaimed Trogon Lodge. The cool mountain trails and expertly maintained gardens of exotic flowers attract hundreds of bird species, including the Resplendent Quetzal.