This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Hotel Mahayana is just 5 minutes’ walk from Tamarindo Beach,in Costa Rica’s Guanacaste province. It offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and a private terrace overlooking the pool.

The hotel has a shared kitchen where you can prepare your own meals. There is also a laundry service.

Staff at reception can provide information about what to see and do in Guanacaste province. Tamarindo Beach is a popular destination for surfing.

Las Baulas National Park and Playa Grande are both 12.4 miles from the Mahayana. The hotel offers a shuttle service to Tamarindo Airport, located 2.5 miles away.

This is our guests' favourite part of Tamarindo, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Mahayana has been welcoming guests since 22 Dec 2011.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Tamarindo, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.0

Free parking available at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose Hotel Mahayana

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Tamarindo Beach

    8.8 Fabulous beach
    500 yards from property
  • Grande Beach

    9.1 Superb beach
    1,250 yards from property
  • Langosta Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1,700 yards from property
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Dragonfly
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant La Baula
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Green Papaya
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/bar La Oveja Negra
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/bar Sharkys
    0.2 miles
Natural beauty
  • Sea/ocean Pacific
    0.3 miles
  • River Estuary
    1.2 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Tamarindo Beach
    500 yards
  • Grande Beach
    1,250 yards
  • Langosta Beach
    1,700 yards
  • Playa Ventanas
    3 miles
  • Avellanas Beach
    3.8 miles
Closest airports
  • Tamarindo Airport
    1.9 miles
  • Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport
    28.6 miles
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Facilities of Hotel Mahayana
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Hotel Mahayana takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 19:00


08:00 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 3 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Hotel Mahayana accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform Hotel Mahayana in advance.

A deposit via bank wire is required to secure your reservation. Hotel Mahayana will contact you with instructions after booking.

Please inform Hotel Mahayana in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Hotel Mahayana

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Mahayana by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 1h

  • Hotel Mahayana is 500 yards from the centre of Tamarindo.

  • The nearest beach is just 100 yards from Hotel Mahayana.

  • Room options at Hotel Mahayana include:

    • Double
    • Bungalow
    • Twin

  • The prices at Hotel Mahayana may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Hotel Mahayana offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

    • Check-in at Hotel Mahayana is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.