Built on a 4500 meter property just 15 minutes from the airport in San Jose, this hotel provides you a tropical atmosphere, surrounded by Costa Rican trees, which bloom through the year and all the magic of well-lit and exotic gardens. From the attractions and amenities of the city, to the rugged beauty of the Central American Wilderness, a true experience awaits. This Corteza Amarilla Art Lodge is an exclusive refugee of tranquility and peace. This place has the ambiance of a mansion with exquisite details and impeccable attention for the guests.
As of 2011, Corteza Amarilla has attained three leaves from the Costa Rica Institute of Tourism’s Sustainable Tourism Certificate. By promoting sustainable development in the area, Corteza Amarilla is dedicated to operating on the pristine ecological philosophy that Costa Rica maintains by recycling, composing, using local suppliers, hiring personnel from the local area, and helping the surrounding community with donations.
Dining at Corteza Amarilla
The restaurant at the Corteza Amarilla Lodge makes food into an art form, with recipes and flavors that delight even the most picky palate! The restaurant is very popular even with the locals, and the fine dining is some of the best in the city, with a fusion cuisine menu. The ambiance is both casual and romantic.
Corteza Amarilla Rooms
The guest rooms at Corteza Amarilla Art Lodge overlook the garden and consist of 11 junior and 2 master suites, decorated with the same attention to detail as the rest of the lodge. Multicolored mosaic tiles embellish the stunning bathrooms and flawless, highly polished wood floors – made from recycled wood – and old prints adorning the walls reiterate the owner’s flair for interior decorating. All suites at the Corteza Amarilla Lodge are equipped with cable TV, wireless Internet, mini-bar, coffeemaker, air conditioning and ceiling fan. Each room has a cozy sitting area with a sofa bed.