Where to Stay

Occidental Tamarindo Resort is located in Tamarindo Bay on the Pacific coast, province of Guanacaste, with endless natural beaches of exceptional beauty and great diversity of flora and fauna.

Under the “ALL INCLUSIVE” system, you get three meal buffet style  times per every night you stay at the hotel, besides all the snacks you want. Students can take advantage of the special rates three days before and three days after your seminar.

Rooms description

Superior room with 2 queen beds or 1 king, maximum 4 persons per room, with terrace or balcony. All the rooms have air conditioned and are equipped with coffee maker, cable television, complete bathrooms, hair dryer, telephone, mini bar with daily refill, safety box, daily maid service and water.

Facilities and Services:

  • Sun loungers on the beach
  • Wi-Fi (charge applies)
  • Transportation service (charge applies)
  • Car rental
  • Free parking
  • Photography services
  • Currency exchange
  • Excursions
  • Surfing and diving classes (in the vicinity)
  • Snorkeling (in the vicinity)
  • Golf (closest course 45 minutes from the hotel)
  • Room service: 7 am to 9 pm (additional charges apply)
  • Medical service in the hotel
  • Additional beds and cribs for babies (subject to availability)
  • Nanny (upon request)
  • Access for people with reduced mobility
  • Shower with wheelchair access (subject to availability)

Air transportation:  When purchasing  your airfare, we recommend flying into Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport, also known as Liberia International Airport (Airport Code - LIR). The resort is about 45 minutes from airport. Please note  that the Costa Rica - San Jose International Airport (Airport Code - SJO) is located 4 ½ hours southeast of the resort.

Ground transportation:  The recommended shuttle service from the Liberia international Airport to the Occidental Tamarindo Resort is EconTrans. Their US phone number to book and confirm transportation is: (954)353-6737. This can be done before leaving the US by calling them with your flight number and expected arrival date and time. Their charge is $25 for a one-way shared ride and $50 if you are solo. In addition, all the major rental car agencies (Alamo, Avis, Hertz, National, etc.) have offices at or near the Liberia airport and usually meet each arriving international flight.