Top Wedding Venues in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is filled with amazing venues from beachfront hotels to intimate villas, rainforest resorts, and more. It is hard to decide on where to say the big I do. We have picked our top wedding venues in Costa Rica that we love to share with you!

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Pangas Beach Club
We had to include this venue because it is hands down our most commonly chosen venue, and for good reason! The views of the estuary are incredible. The staff and food are top-notch and it is located in Tamarindo Beach, a favorite location for guests.

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Las Catalinas
Las Catalinas is a beautiful, car-free, fully walkable beach town, with the best vacation rentals and friendly service in Playa Danta, Costa Rica. There are so many locations to transform in this intimate and luxurious beach village. Explore ocean view villas and high-end hotels for all of your guests. Say I do on the shore or in on the cobblestone courtyard. Take part in many water activities like surfing, jet skiing, kayaking, and more from this remote location.

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Westin Playa Conchal
This all-inclusive resort is located on Playa Conchal between lush exotic tropical forests and pristine Pacific waters with coastal views. One thing we love is that is an eco-friendly resort that is secluded and finds a perfect balance of luxury and local culture in Guanacaste, one of the most popular regions in Costa Rica. Your guests will have an unforgettable vacation experience with endless meals, drinks, entertainment, water sports, and nightly events.

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Punto De Vista
This stunning villa radiates pure luxury in a private rainforest setting of a 2.5-acre tropical reserve surrounded by wildlife with a view of Manuel Antonio Bay. Sitting high on top of the bluffs there are breathtaking views that are a truly unforgettable experience in Costa Rica. There will never be a dull moment here with spas, restaurants, zip-lining, parasailing, hiking, and sailing all nearby! The villa’s rooftop deck, terrace, ballroom, and pool deck can each be transformed into a perfect setting for your fairytale wedding.

Andaz Papagayo Wedding Venue

Andaz Papagayo
Located in Peninsula Papagayo this venue has beautiful views of Culebra Bay from a hillside perch. There are beautiful outdoor terraces offering unmatched views of the tropical forest. This venue captures the magic of Costa Rica’s pristine natural beauty with an immersive experience. While the interior is designed with natural materials and local character throughout. Architecturally this stunning property has a unique jungle treehouse-like feel and high-design rooms with luxurious minimalist style. There are two gorgeous pool areas, two beaches accessed by a private jungle walkway, an open-air oceanfront restaurant, 11,000 square foot spa. Howler monkeys and other local wildlife can be easily seen and heard throughout the property.


Hacienda Pinilla

In this exclusive community, you will find a colonial chapel, golf course, beach club, and inspiring oceanfront views. Accommodation options include rental properties from smaller 2 bedroom units to larger 8 bedroom villas, and the JW Marriott for those guests that prefer a resort property. There are endless possibilities for you and your guests to enjoy such as golf, surfing, and snorkeling.

Zephyr Palace at Villa Caletas

Zephyr Palace and Villa Caletas
On the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, over 1100 feet high, sits a wedding venue with an impressive view of the Nicoya Gulf and Playa Jaco.  This luxury boutique hotel has a unique European elegance throughout the main hotel and the surrounding villa. There are also two beautiful restaurants, an infinity pool, a private pebble beach, an open-air fitness center, and a spa. The rainforest backdrop has its fair share of exotic birds, mammals, and lizards. The lobby has beautifully checkered tile floors and ionic columns, but the cushy green leather sofas help the space feel homey and elegant. There are pretty walking paths that meander around the resort. It’s a quiet setting with pleasant hillside breezes and jaw-dropping vistas from the Greek amphitheater that sets the scene for a unique wedding ceremony.

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Casa Chameleon
This hotel is stunning like a castle in the sky set on a cliff just above the romantic village of Las Catalinas. Enjoy a pool with a lovely breeze coming off the water. Embrace the luxurious Pura Vida atmosphere and panoramic views and plenty of privacy in this one-of-a-kind venue.

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Tamarindo Diria
This iconic beach resort offers so many spaces for your wedding. The hotel itself is amazing with 3 outdoor pools, a private beach with shade from the palm trees, and is located in the middle of the most famous beach in Costa Rica, Playa Tamarindo. You can say I do on the shoreline, in the hotel’s gardens, or even poolside!

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Costa Verde
This unique hotel is located on a coastal rainforest overlooking the Pacific beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park near Quepos, Costa Rica. There are so many things to love about this hotel. There are 3 cliffside pools, 70 rooms with jungle views, and even a suite built inside of an old plane! You can say I do on the helipad with a stunning 360 views, on the shore of the beach, or in a covered pavilion.

Looking for more venues to explore? Check out our full venue collection here!

Kerry Charlotte

Kerry Charlotte

My favorite thing about destination weddings is watching all of the guests explore a new place! I, myself, love learning more about this tropical paradise. I also really enjoy how every single event is completely different and really reflects the couple and their love story.

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