Costa Rica's Leading Resort & Conference Center
Get Into the Spirit of Costa Rica
Experience the natural, untouched beauty of the world's top
tropical paradise where the people are friendly and the weather
While visiting us at the Hotel Herradura, visit miles of secluded
beaches on two oceans, high mountain rainforest, and an incredible
array of birds and wildlife. The Hotel Herradura Resort and
Conference Center exemplifies this "Spirit of Costa Rica." We
are located in the heart of the beautiful Central Valley, a
mere five mile drive from the international airport and a short
scenic drive to San Jose, the capital city.
Comfort and Service
Each of our 234 rooms is elegantly furnished, including air
conditioning and satellite color TV. Some rooms offer spectacular
views, private balconies and a patio. There is 24 hour room
service with every member of the resort's friendly, bilingual
staff dedicated to providing that special attention to detail
that the traveler has a right to expect. Non-somoking rooms
and executive business equipment and services are available.
There is a complete gift shop and boutique, car rental service,
shuttle bus service between the Herradura and San Jose, child
care, and a tour agency to help you plan every detail of your
stay in Costa Rica.
- Air conditioning
- Satellite color TV
- Direct dial telephones
- 24 hour room service
- Travel agency
- Safety deposit box
- Doctor on call
- Free parking
- Non - smoking rooms
- Gift shop
- Car rental
- Laundry service
- Bilingual staff
- Downtown shuttle bus
- Beauty salon
The Hotel Herradura has Central America's largest and most modern
Convention and Conference Center. The elegant main salon with
lush carpeting and crystal chandeliers can accommodate up to
2000 people, and additional rooms are available for smaller
meetings and seminars. Our highly professional support services
include state of the art lighting and technical equipment that
can meet the needs of any conference, convention, banquet, meeting
or other special event.
Sports and Activities
No other Costa Rican resort offers such a wide range of outstanding
facilities for the sports-minded. They include the nation's
only 18 hole championship golf course, complete with golf pro,
carts, caddies and full country club support facilities.
For tennis lovers, there are 10 lighted courts, a pro shop
and lessons available for those wanting to improve their game.
To supplement the three hotel pools, the hotel has an Olympic
size swimming pool, as well as Jacuzzis, a sauna, a massage
service, a complete health and fitness center with modern excercise
equipment, and miles of jogging trails.
For those who want to enjoy a day of the finest deep-sea tarpon
and snook fishing in the world, we can arrange a trip to our
sister resorts of Guanamar beach on the Pacific Coast or Isla
de Pesca on the shores of the Caribbean.
The Finest Restaurants
The Herradura Resort & Conference Center has the finest
cuisine for its guests, ranging from the simple to the extravagant.
Here is an sampling of the selection we have to offer:
- Sakura- For those with exotic tastes, the Sakura
restaurant transports the diner to Japan, with a menu of teppanyaki,
sushi and other authentic dishes served in a traditional oriental
- Restaurant Sancho Panza Tasca y Pub - This restaurant
offers Spanish cuisine and live music.
- Tiffany's - Serving great buffets and a full 24 hour
coffee shop, with international cuisine.
- Tropicala - Serves both authentic Costa Rican dishes
and a selection of natural health foods.
- Bambolleo - For relaxation and quiet conversation,
light snacks and the soothing sounds of live piano music,
the Bambolleo lounge right off the main lobby is a perfect
- Splash Bar - Jump in the pool and swim up to the
bar, or just relax in the beach-like poolside setting with
everything from light snacks and sandwiches to a full surf
and turf menu.
Our Rates for 2000 and 2001
High Season: Jan. 1 to Mar. 31
Low Season: Apr. 1 to 31 Dec.
None of our rates include the 16.4% total of sales and tourism
Additional person per night - $10.00 plus taxes.
Tips to maids: $1.50 daily per person.
Bellboy tips: $3.00 in or out per room.
Buffet breakfast: $11.00
Open bar with 5 hors D'Oeuvres per person: $20.00/hour