El Mangroove, Autograph Collection
At only 20 minutes from touch-down to sand, El Mangroove is the closest beach resort to an international airport in Costa Rica. Located in the Gulf of Papagayo, the property spans for 17 acres including 500 feet of beach front. The uniqueness of the architectural concept can be experienced throughout the property, from the suites to the most beautiful spa nestled between virgin mangrove. El Mangroove boasts 34 king suites, 30 queen suites, 18 junior suites, 2 master suites and 1 presidential suite. Bearth spa, named after the rebirth of your body and mind, offers more than 20 services, has 4 open cabanas surrounded by virgin mangrove and 2 private rooms that can perfectly be set up for couples. Matiss, our beachfront restaurant, and Makoko are led by our culinary director, former head chef at Jamie Oliver's Michelin-starred restaurant in London: Barbecoa. They are the perfect mix of laid back dining and sensorial gastronomy with menus that boast the freshest of ingredients. You can enjoy a personalized, boutique hotel service at all times, private check-in process, in-room dining and creative details all around our two acres of buildings. Unique amenities can be found all over the property, we invite guests to take advantage of the complimentary wireless internet around the resort, kids zone, a sexy 130 feet pool, 24-hour concierge, and live music nights featuring local and international DJs. Kayaks and paddle boards are a great way to enjoy the stillness of the water but if you're looking for something more adventurous, book a tour with Azul Ocean Adventures, our own aquatic sports company, where snorkeling, fishing, and beach-hopping tours will be the perfect combination of thrill and relaxation.