La Foresta Nature Resort is nestled on the unique Central Pacific Coast area of Costa Rica. The resort has an ideal location only 6 minutes from the Marina Pez Vela in Quepos, 10 minutes from Manuel Antonio National Park and one of the world’s top 25 beaches, Manuel Antonio Beach. Driving from Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) and San Jose City, our capital, takes only two and a half hours through the Costanera Sur Highway or 20 minutes flying directly to Quepos with a local airline that lands into Quepos Airstrip, 150 meters south from our newly renovated resort!
Vehicles equipped with GPS devices have significantly improved visitors' ability to tour the country at their own pace. Should you decide to drive, we strongly suggest equipping the vehicle with a GPS unit. For traveling to Quepos and Manuel Antonio a 4WD is not necessary, but if your trip includes Monteverde or La Fortuna, you better have a 4WD. For rental car informaton please click here.
For assistance during your travel, please feel free to call our representatives to 2777-3130.
At La Foresta Nature Resort we strive to enforce sustainable tourism and highly encourage you to choose not only the easiest and fastest way to get to our beautiful hotel but the greener by flying locally, please note that all domestic flights in Costa Rica are certified as Carbon Neutral and will compensate all carbon emissions emitted by your flight.
In case you would like to travel by land in a minivan with a private driver, we can gladly arrange airport transfers to and from La Foresta for you. Please provide us with flight details such as time of arrival, flight number and airline as well as number of people in order to confirm the transfer to you. This transfer takes approximately 3 hours, including a stop to see the American crocodiles at their natural habitat in the Tarcoles River on the way to Quepos passing near the famous Carara National Park where if lucky enough, you will also spot the scarlet macaw along the road. The approximate cost of it is about $200/per way. Please confirm this rate with our reservations department as rates may increase depending upon the amount of people.