Located on the Nicoya Peninsula, on the gorgeous Pacific coast, Florblanca Resort is surrounded by forests, local flora and fauna, and a white sandy beach stretching for miles. Situated on a stretch of beach in Santa Teresa, this resort is within easy reach of Cocal Beach, Playa Santa Teresa, and Hermosa Beach and also nearby is El Carmen Beach. These virtually untouched beaches are a haven for the people who love beach activities like surfing and also for the beach goers. People who love to watch the wildlife such as birds, iguanas and monkeys they will also find the area perfect for spending a memorable vacation.
Florblanca offers seven one bedroom and three two bedroom deluxe and superior villas that are luxurious and include all the facilities you need. Nestled into the jungle and designed with a quiet elegance that highlights local arts and crafts in each of the rooms of the villas. These villas include a spacious open air living area with comfortable seating and also have hand-made Costa Rican hammock for two, hanging at the dramatic opening to the lush jungle greenery. The second bedroom in the two bedroom villas has two twin beds and a day bed.In each of the villas you will enjoy complete privacy. There are air conditioned bedrooms that are fitted with a king size bed adorned with luxurious linens. Bathrooms are built in a garden setting and designed creatively. While staying at the Deluxe Villas I and II you will get opportunity to enjoy the direct view of the beach and the stunning views of the beautiful Pacific that is just a minute’s walk away. If you want to enjoy your honeymoon here, you can stay at the “Honeymoon House” that offers ultimate privacy, personal beach access, and a beachside palapa for napping.
At Hotel Florblanca Restaurant Nectar offers fusion cuisine with Latin, Mediterranean and Asian influences. The delicious menus are prepared with the seasonal ingredients with an emphasis on organic local produce, fresh seafood from the surrounding waters, and traditional favorites. Here you will enjoy fish tacos, sushi, salads, chocolate souffle. Here you will also enjoy a variety of wine focuses on exciting South American varietals and also offers vintages from around the world. Upon request the bar can make an original and exotic tropical cocktail or simply recreate your favorite drink.
The area of Santa Teresa is ideal for enjoying many types of activities both within the resort and nearby. You can enjoy surfing, yoga, fishing, horseback riding, snorkeling, and also after the long day activities you can take spa treatments for getting relaxed and energetic.
Florblanca offers a variety of yoga classes for the practitioner of all levels and the classes focuses on the mixture of Ashtanga and Vinyasa Flow and the practitioners are guided by the internationally trained instructors. Private sessions for groups, couples or individuals are also arranged by the hotel. Yoga props like mats, blocks, and also straps are provided by the hotel.
In its Pilates studio Florblanca offers private mat classes scheduled at the practitioners convenience, as well as group Pilates mat classes twice a week, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9 am. Beginners will be benefited from a personalized step by step introduction to the Pilates method and the experienced students will get a chance to review their practice and work on more advanced exercises.
Just minutes from Florblanca you will find beautiful beach breaks, Playa Hermosa and Playa Santa Teresa. If you are interested in surfing but didn’t do before, then you can learn the basics of surfing from the local surf instructor. This hotel offers beginner and intermediate boards that are free of charge for all Florblanca guests.
While staying at the hotel you will get opportunity to go for a fishing trip in the nearby town of Malpais and will be guided by an experienced local fisherman. You can catch different types of fishes including tuna, mahi mahi, snapper, grouper, roosterfish, or other game fish and returning to the hotel you can taste your fishes that will be prepared by the hotel Chef.
In the fishing village of Manzanillo, the horseback riding will be started and you will be accompanied by the local guides. At a private nine thousand acre working cattle ranch that borders the ocean while enjoying the horseback riding, you will also get opportunity to spot birds, monkeys, and other wildlife as well as explore the beauty of the stunning tropical landscapes and dramatic ocean vistas.
If you want to enjoy adventurous activities you can chose zip lining and enjoy a flight above the jungle canopy that is a short ride away. This tour is set on a sixty-acre farm that is completely untouched. While flying above the border of Cabo Blanco you will also enjoy the spectacular views of the Pacific.
Florblanca introduced Spa Bambu in 2009. Highly skilled therapists will please you with the ultimate in body re-nourishment and care. a selection of body treatments, aesthetics, facials, wraps, rubs and scrubs are offered by the hotel.