Occidental Papagayo

4.5 star rating

This hotel is rated between 4 and 5 stars. 4 star - Quality accommodation with a variety of facilities and services. 5 star - Exceptional accommodation with superior facilities and services.

  • Adults only
  • Beach escape
  • All-inclusive
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The marvelous, open-air lobby of the Occidental Papagayo transports guests with the exotic trappings of a pure tropical escape. The untamed, natural beauty of Costa Rica's Northern Pacific coastline echoes the sentiment. From spectacular bluffs to warm ocean waters below, the unspoiled ecodiversity this rich land offers simply carved out the perfect spot for the Occidental Papagayo. This exclusive, all-inclusive resort where premium service meets a breathtaking location is just a 35-minutes ride from Liberia International Airport.

Treat yourself to a Premium Level category room and receive an array of extra amenities and services plus a separate check-in, complimentary Wi-Fi , access to exclusive restaurant, bar, lounge and much more!

This property offers the option of round-trip airport transfers or vehicle rental. Please see additional details in Vehicle Rental Information under Amenities & activities below.


Inclusions subject to change without notice at the discretion of the property. Some restrictions may apply.


All rooms include:

  • Mini fridge with water and beer that are replenished every other day

Select a room type:

Deluxe Room includes:

Room includes:

  • 1 king bed, or 2 double beds
  • Garden view and Pool view
  • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 2 adults
  • No more than 2 guests in the room
Deluxe room

Deluxe room

Deluxe Bay View includes:

Room includes:

  • 1 king bed, or 2 double beds
  • Ocean view
  • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 2 adults
  • No more than 2 guests in the room
Image showcasing Deluxe Bay View

Deluxe Ocean View

Premium Level Luxury includes:

Room includes:

  • 1 king bed
  • Garden view and Pool view
  • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 2 adults
  • No more than 2 guests in the room
  • Balcony
  • Seating area
Image showcasing Premium Level Luxury

Luxury Premium Level

Additional details:

Luxury Premium Level includes:

  • Private check-in
  • Concierge service
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Superior bedding and pillows
  • Bathrobe and slippers
  • Etro toiletries
  • Dinner in the room
  • Minibar with water and beer restocked every day
  • Private balcony
  • DVD player

Amenities & activities

  • Elevators
  • Facilities for the hearing impaired
  • Facilities for the vision impaired
  • Public areas wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms

Accessibility features are based on request and availability, and are not guaranteed. Please contact WestJet Vacations at 1-877-737-7001 for further information.

  • Adults only
Type Amenities

The Lobby Bar

  • Bar
  • Lobby bar

The Disco Bar

  • Nightclub
  • Dance floor


  • Twice a week: live music in lobby. Activities in the pool during day time like aqua gym, aerobics, volleyball, Spanish classes, dance classes.

Check-in time: 3 p.m.

Check-out time: 12 p.m.


  • Select public areas ($)
  • Room ($)
Type of restaurant Type of cuisine Open for Additional information

The Buffet

  • Buffet
  • International
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Lunch

The Italian

  • À la carte
  • Italian
  • Dinner

The Oriental

  • À la carte
  • Asian
  • Dinner

The Snack

  • Snack bar
  • International
  • Lunch
  • Rooms: 163
  • Fitness centre: On site
  • Fitness classes: On site
  • Salon: On site ($)
  • Sauna steam room: On site ($)
  • Spa: On site ($)

Playa Buena


Guanacaste, Costa Rica


23 km from LIR

    • All-inclusive: Included


      • Outdoor pools: 1

      Water sports

      • Dive shop: On site ($)
      • Motorized watersports: On site ($)
      • Non-motorized watersports: On site
      • Scuba diving: On site ($)
      • Snorkeling: On site

      Other sports

      • Aerobics: On site
      • Hiking: On site
      • Tennis courts: On site

      Other activities

      • Beach activities: On site
      • Daily activities: On site
      • Nightly entertainment: On site
      • Bird watching
      • Currency exchange ($)
      • Gift shop ($)
      • Laundry facilities ($)
      • Tour desk ($)
      • If you have chosen a room that includes a vehicle rental it will be provided by Adobe Rent a Car.
      • A valid passport and driver’s license are required for all vehicle rentals. Passports must be valid for 90 days or more and driver’s license must have been issued a minimum of two years prior to the rental agreement date.
      • A mandatory $750 USD deposit will be required locally upon check-in and must be provided by a major credit card (Visa, MasterCard or American Express) issued under the name of the primary driver in the booking. Cash deposits will not be accepted. Deposit will be fully refunded if no damage has occurred to the vehicle.
      • One driver is included with each booking and must be between the ages of 21 and 80.
      • All vehicles are equipped with automatic transmission and include unlimited mileage.
      • Insurance deductible is $1,000 USD for all vehicle damages.
      • SPP (Total Protection) with no deductible is available locally at a cost of $18 USD per day and must be paid for the entire duration of the rental agreement. Rates are subject to change.
      • Vehicles are not allowed to be driven or taken outside of Costa Rica. Crossing the Panama and / or Nicaragua border is not permitted.
      • Road side assistance, baby seats, alternate pick up and drop off locations and on the road Wi-Fi are available locally at an extra cost. Please visit adobecar.com for full details.

      Effective May 1, 2019 your package price will include Liability Protection Insurance, Loss Damage Waiver, GPS and a secondary driver.