An aerial view of Outdoor pool at Rio Celeste Hideaway
Services & Amenities
Beautiful family In forest near Rio Celeste Hideaway
Services & Amenities
Son hugging Mother in the pool at Rio Celeste Hideaway
Services & Amenities
A Fireplace from the outside at Rio Celeste Hideaway
Services & Amenities

At Río Celeste Hideaway Hotel, we greet our guests with a cold, fresh face towel and a welcome tropical drink in the beautiful lobby beside our koi fishpond within our open-roofed main building. Next, we provide a personal tour of the property with staff introductions at check-in. Kantala Restaurant offers a gorgeous open-air experience surrounded by gardens, while our sparkling freeform pool and three hot Jacuzzis connect to our swim-up bar beckon you to relaxation.

Woman doing yoga by the river near Rio Celeste Hideaway


Río Celeste Hideaway Hotel is pleased to offer guests some of the best wellness and yoga options in Costa Rica. All yoga classes are led by a highly trained and certified instructor on our outdoor platform surrounded by the soothing sounds of the river. It’s a truly immersive natural experience leading to improved vitality, health, relaxation and well-being. Please check with us to provide an updated class calendar.

Family enjoying the nature at Rio Celeste Hideaway

Rio Celeste River and Natural Preserve El Tapir Trails

Our Río Celeste River and El Tapir Preserve trails cover about 1.5 miles and offer access to our river and wildlife allowing you to explore the natural attractions in our 80-acre property. Sunbathe and immerse yourself in the light blue waters of the river within the hotel’s property while enjoying unique privacy – an exclusive treat, as swimming is not allowed in the Río Celeste River once inside the national park.

Couple Receiving a Massage at Rio Celeste Hideaway


Our soothing spa treatments bring you to an ever-higher level of relaxation. Whether you go for a couple's massage or an individual experience, our services range from therapeutic massages to hot stone and mud wrapping delightful options.

Men researching plants near Rio Celeste Hideaway

Night Walk

We begin this twilight tour from the hotel at 5:30 pm and walk to a nearby forest trail. As we tour this humid forest ecosystem, you will observe the various insects and amphibian animals that become active in the early evening hours.

A Family Playing Billiards at Rio Celeste Hideaway

Game Room & Lounge

Enjoy a variety of active and fun games including using our pool table, foosball game, and darts. Our assortment of table games will also impress you.

Couple talking to manager at Rio Celeste Hideaway

Transportation Logistics

Our team will coordinate any travel requirements in order to reach us as well as to any onward destinations you may require.