Located in Puerto Viejo and with Negra Beach reachable within a 5-minute walk, Hotel Pura Vida has a tour desk, non-smoking rooms, a garden, free WiFi throughout the property and a terrace. Located around 1.2 miles from Cocles Beach, the hotel is also 2.7 miles away from Jaguar Rescue Center. The property provides airport transportation, while a car rental service is also available.

At the hotel, rooms contain a balcony with a garden view. At Hotel Pura Vida rooms come with bed linen and towels.

À la carte and continental breakfast options are available each morning at the accommodation.

Guests at Hotel Pura Vida will be able to enjoy activities in and around Puerto Viejo, like cycling.

The nearest airport is Captain Manuel Nino International Airport, 29 miles from the hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Pura Vida has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 12, 2017

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast Info



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Room Type
1 twin bed
1 full bed
1 twin bed
1 full bed
1 twin bed
2 full beds
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Closest beaches
  • Negra Beach

    Negra Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1,050 feet from property
  • Cocles Beach

    Cocles Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    4,600 feet from property
Property questions and answers
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  • How much does it cost for shuttle to San Jose International Airport and what times of day does it leave?
    There are two companies offering the door-to-door service for $55 and $57 per person. They leave early in the morning (around 6 am) and early afternoo..
    Answered on 13 February 2020
  • Hi! I will like to work from there, have wifi?
    Yes, there is free WiFi on the entire premises.
    Answered on 4 February 2021
  • Hi! Is there a kitchen in which we would be able to prepare our own meals?
    We are sorry, but we do not offer any kitchen facilities.
    Answered on 11 December 2021
  • hi, is the an option for a late check in? we are supposed to arrive around midnight, we are coming from the airport..
    We are a small family business without 24 hour reception. We are happy to welcome you any time between 8 am and 8 pm. Unfortunately a later check in i..
    Answered on 13 August 2021
  • Can I check out at 05.00 in the morning Is the room near the reception very loud
    Yes, you can check out at 5am. The room beside the reception is quiet during the night, but you will hear the movement of the reception during our wor..
    Answered on 12 December 2021
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Amenities of Hotel Pura Vida
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Linens
  • Garden view
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Cooking class
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Walking tours
  • Snorkeling
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Diving
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Snack bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Smoke-free property
  • Mosquito net
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

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2:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Hotel Pura Vida accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Spanish school Pura Vida.

Group Classes: Monday to Friday from 9 am to 13 pm.

20 hours a week. Value: $ 200

Private lessons: flexible schedules to coordinate.

Minimum 2 hours daily

Value: 15 $ per hour.

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

FAQs about Hotel Pura Vida

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

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Horseback riding
    • Cooking class

  • Check-in at Hotel Pura Vida is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at Hotel Pura Vida include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Family

  • Hotel Pura Vida is 800 feet from the center of Puerto Viejo.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Pura Vida can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • À la carte

  • The nearest beach is 1,000 feet from Hotel Pura Vida.

  • The prices at Hotel Pura Vida may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.