Important Tips for Planning a Tropical Vacation

Taking a yearly vacation is a great way to restore your mind, body, and soul. It’s your chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of your busy life. A vacation is not just about staying at home and spending your days sleeping. It gives you a chance to relax, rest and just breathe while traveling to a place you’ve never been before.

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Tropical french toast made with our homemade bread and topped with a mix of papaya, watermelon and pineapple

For a person who loves traveling to different exotic locations and likes to explore the world, a vacation is a perfect opportunity for planning your vacation can be time-consuming and stressful.

Tips for tropical vacation

If you are considering a tropical vacation for your annual getaway, keep the following tips in mind:

  • Map out the details in advance. You want to arrive at your tropical destination with the knowledge of what to expect. Plan activities and other special events ahead of time to ensure you get to experience everything you want.
  • Don’t forget to leave some free time in your schedule, just for you. Yes, you want to enjoy all the activities offered on your vacation, but you also need time to do nothing but relax. Make sure your vacation includes some “me” time. It’s therapeutic.
  • Remember – plans may often change. You may not feel like moving one day and weather may not be pleasant on another. Nothing is set in stone, so, if you change your mind about an activity or want to add something new to your itinerary, do it. It’s your vacation, and it needs to be everything you dreamed of, not everything a travel agent thought you would enjoy.

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Time to enjoy

Keep in mind that your vacation is your time to enjoy, relax and learn something new. Take a break from your daily schedule, try a new delicacy, enjoy what the locals love and make sure that you immerse yourself completely in the life and culture of your destination.

Originally posted 2013-01-30 11:00:56.

Take the Best Tropical Vacation in Costa Rica

Planning the best tropical vacation possible to celebrate your recent marriage can be a challenge. You want this time to be the most amazing, memorable time of your life. You want your new spouse to have a vacation they’ll always remember. Choosing a tropical destination is first on your list of things to do.

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Costa Rica offers some of the most mesmerizing beaches, greenery and natural environments in the world. Here at the Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, we take full advantage of the Costa Rican beauty to create vacations our guests will never forget.

When you choose to visit Costa Rica for your tropical vacation, prepare to be amazed. There is much to do in Costa Rica, including water activities and hikes through the lush, green surroundings.

Swim or bask in the Sun

You can swim in the warm, tropical waters, or bask in the sun on the white, sandy beaches. Contact us, today, and let one of our experts help you plan the perfect vacation to celebrate your nuptials.

Originally posted 2013-01-28 11:00:13.

A Hotel Resort Unlike Any Other

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As you plan your vacation to Costa Rica, one of the most important decisions to make is your choice of accommodations. There are many resorts in Costa Rica – but none quite like the Ylang Ylang Beach Resort. Ylang Ylang is a beach hotel resort unlike the rest. Here, you’ll enjoy luxury accommodations, including suites and private bungalows.

Located in the lush greenery

You’ll also enjoy the native scenery, as we are located in the lush greenery of Costa Rica. However, do not worry that you’ll be “stuck in some jungle” – you’ll be a stone’s throw away from white, sandy beaches and clear, warm ocean waters.

The Ylang Ylang resort offers various activities, tours, and packages for each guest. For the single traveler, take a relaxing hike through the native surrounding, followed by a stress-relieving massage at our spa.

Enjoy native wildlife

For the couple, enjoy a moonlit dinner on the beach and a session of yoga, also on the beach. For all of our guests, enjoy native wildlife in their natural habitat, amazing cuisine, privacy — and much more. Contact us, today, to learn more about our offerings and our pricing.

Originally posted 2013-01-25 11:00:22.

We can Help with Your Relaxing Vacation

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When you work hard all year round, you want your vacation to be a time when you can relax. You don’t want to spend your days off running, roaming and trying to cram a dozen activities in.

You want a relaxing vacation where you do what you want when you want – even if you want to do nothing. Here at Ylang Ylang, we can help you relax, restore and rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul.

We offer various tours and activities for those days when you do want to experience the beauty of Costa Rica. However, you can choose those activities with a relaxed atmosphere, the ones that are conducive to restoring your body and resting your mind.

We understand that you don’t want to stress on your vacation – you merely want to enjoy it. From our spa treatments to our yoga sessions, you can relax and enjoy yourself while surrounded by the breathtaking Costa Rican environment.

Originally posted 2013-01-21 11:00:28.

An Unforgettable Romantic Honeymoon at the Ylang Ylang Resort

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There are many elements to a romantic honeymoon. One of the most important elements is the location. If you choose a busy city for your honeymoon, you and your new spouse may not have the privacy you’re looking for.

Multiple activities

There will be various activities that you feel compelled to participate in, taking time away from simply being together. Here at the Ylang Ylang resort, we are romance specialists. We have everything you need for the most romantic honeymoon you ever imagined. We have the atmosphere, the seclusion, the romantic activities and the unforgettable, luxury accommodations.

If you want to give your new spouse the honeymoon of a lifetime, come to the Ylang Ylang resort. Costa Rica has the most breathtaking scenery and some of the finest beaches.

Dinner, Yoga, and Massage all at one place

We’re located right on the beach, where you and your spouse can enjoy dinner, yoga, massages and just soaking up the sun. Contact us, today, and one of our vacation experts can help you plan your unforgettable honeymoon.

Originally posted 2013-01-18 11:00:22.

Details to Address When Planning a Romantic Vacation

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Planning a romantic vacation for you and your special someone takes time. There are various details you must address, including:

  •  Location – the destination you choose will set the mood for your vacation. Choose a location that ensures romance, such as Ylang Ylang. Our secluded location offers plenty of privacy for one-on-one time with your loved one.
  • Activities – you must decide if you want to spend your vacation partaking of various activities or simply enjoying each other’s company.
  • Accommodations – you want your special someone to have the best of everything. Choose a hotel or resort that provides luxury and all the amenities, at a price you can afford. After all, a vacation is no fun if you spend all of your money on a room.
  • Make Memories – you want your romantic vacation to be unforgettable. Plan the details to ensure that your special someone has a vacation he or she will never forget. Contact us, and we can help you plan a romantic vacation that is sure to bring back fond memories for you both for a lifetime.

Originally posted 2013-01-16 11:00:39.

Choose a Centrally-Located Beach Resort in Costa Rica

costa ricaCosta Rica is one of the most popular destinations for tropical vacations and offers something for everyone. From beautiful beaches and native surroundings to non-stop city action and adventures, you and everyone traveling with you are sure to find something to do.

When you choose your beach resort in Costa Rica, make certain you choose a place in a central location – especially if some members of your party have different needs as far as vacation activities.

Central Location

A central location, such as the Ylang Ylang, will put you and your party close enough to all levels of vacation activities. Those that want to experience the city and all it has to offer will be close enough to Montezuma to visit it every day.

Those that wish to soak up the sun and relax on the sand away from the city will have immediate access to those activities, thanks to our secluded, beach location. Contact us today for more details about our central location and to make your reservations.

Originally posted 2012-12-24 21:37:21.

Things to Look for in a Beach Resort in Costa Rica

 


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When you visit Costa Rica, you have two choices: stay in a hotel within a city or find a resort on the beach. This decision is entirely up to you. If you want a busier, activity-filled vacation, you may want to stay in a city. If you want a more relaxed, calming vacation, a beach resort may be the best choice. If you are looking for a beach resort in Costa Rica, there are few factors to keep in mind:

  •  Location – choose a beach resort that has the atmosphere you crave – seclusion and relaxation – but also is within a reasonable distance of a city. That way, if you decide you need a little more action, you can find it without traveling for hours.
  • Accommodations – choose a resort that offers several forms of accommodations. Here at the Ylang Ylang, we offer rooms and private bungalows. You can easily find accommodations to fit your needs and your budget.
  • Extras – choose a resort that offers plenty of extras. For instance, the Ylang Ylang offers yoga and spa treatments. Both of these activities provide unique ways for our guests to relax and unwind.

Originally posted 2012-11-21 11:00:55.

The Joy of a Ylang Ylang Beach Vacation

Ylang Ylang Is The Real Getaway Place in Montezuma

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When taking a vacation, you have many options. You can take a cruise through the Caribbean, spend a week skiing in the mountains or enjoy a cross-country drive as you take in all the sights.

Your vacation is your chance to get away and do something you want to do, something for yourself for a change.

The options are endless – you can do whatever you want and go wherever you want. If you really want a restful, rejuvenating trip, consider taking a beach vacation.

The Ylang Ylang beach resort in Costa Rica is the ideal destination for a beach vacation. Here, the lush landscaping, full of nature’s creatures, will surround you.

You can rest your body and your soul in any one of our numerous suites and bungalows. There is no rush at the Ylang Ylang, no time card to punch, no deadlines to meet.

Here, you will be in your own, private oasis, a virtual Garden of Eden – secluded, yet close enough to local activities to ensure a well-rounded Costa Rican experience.

The choice is yours – wouldn’t you rather spend your vacation in peace on a sandy beach, sipping cool drinks in the warm sun? If the answer is yes, contact the Ylang Ylang today and reserve your top-notch accommodations.

Originally posted 2012-09-19 20:35:33.

Enjoy a Relaxing Vacation at the Ylang Ylang

A Spa Day to Always Remember

ylang ylang spaIt’s a busy world we live in and sometimes we just need to get away. If you need to take a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life, you need to do more than just take a few days off work.

You need to take a week or two off work and plan a relaxing vacation. A vacation should be more than a few nights at a nearby hotel. It should be more than turning off your phone and staying in bed.

A vacation should be a full-fledged getaway, a chance for you to escape from reality and return refreshed and relaxed.

The Ylang Ylang Spa

The Ylang Ylang Beach Resort is the perfect destination for a true vacation. This Costa Rican resort is made for rest, relaxation and rejuvenation. We offer many activities that are conducive to restoring your spirit, including yoga and a full-service spa.

Or, you can spend your days relaxing on the pristine beaches, soaking up the sun, reading your favorite novel.

The Ylang Ylang offers more than just a room with a view – we have a large selection of suites and private bungalows for your comfort. After a stay at the Ylang Ylang, you’ll return home refreshed, revitalized and inspired.

Originally posted 2012-09-17 20:33:46.

Costa Rica Ocean View Rooms

Almost all of the rooms at Ylang Ylang Beach Resort offer stunning ocean views. From standard beach rooms, to family suites, or private bungalows. Our rooms offer comfort in a gorgeous setting to enjoy the beach front and ocean views. Costa Rica ocean view rooms offer stunning blue oceans, palm trees, jungle, wildlife and white sand beaches.

Check out different rooms options with great ocean views:

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Yoga Vacation in Costa Rica

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Whether you are new to yoga or have been practicing every day for many years, Costa Rica is the perfect place to expand your practice or try something new! A yoga vacation in Costa Rica allows you to step outside of your comfort zone and explore your practice. Yoga has become an integral part of tourism in Costa Rica and there are a number of places to sign up for retreats or teacher training. For those are would like more than just a yoga retreat, Ylang Ylang Beach Front Yoga Studio offers daily yoga classes in the morning and afternoon. We have a number of different styles of classes, which allows you to explore and find something that fits your interests. In addition to your daily yoga (your choice of morning or afternoon, or both!), we offer a relaxing resort property, exciting tours and activities, and our spa, where you can relax and enjoy a number of different types of treatments.

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Ylang Ylang Spa Video


Our new Ylang Ylang Spa video shows the relaxing and healing environment of the Spa Ylang Ylang. Our talented massage therapist treats the client to a therapeutic massage in our open air Spa tents which are tucked into the jungle, yet have the relaxing soundtrack of the ocean waves. Our massage therapists create a safe and enjoyable environment for you to disconnect and enjoy your spa treatment. Our full spa menu is on our website and includes descriptions and pricing.

 

New Year’s Eve Montezuma, Costa Rica

Join us for our special New Year’s Eve party! New Year’s Eve Montezuma, Costa Rica 2017 is always a fun time. We will be offering a candlelight dinner buffet with vegan and gluten free options, a live band with dance performances, beach bonfires, and fireworks. The event begins at 8pm and we will have shuttle service available to and from Montezuma. This is a great family-friendly event or a romantic evening with dinner under the stars and great entertainment. Join in the fun by calling 2642-0636 or e-mailing info@yybr.info to book your table. IMG_4977 new years eve dinner costa rica dinner buffet costa rica holidays holidays in costa rica

Bohemian Beach Wedding

This gorgeous beach wedding was inspired by dream catchers and feathers. The bride and groom chose to create a bohemian theme for their destination wedding in Costa Rica. The ceremony was decorated with a driftwood arbor covered in white flowers, dream catchers and feathers. The bouquets were all white and green and the bridesmaids wore baby’s breath flower crowns. Photographer Kevin Michaels captured some beautiful shots as the sun went down. This Bohemian Beach Wedding was the first big destination wedding of the season! beach wedding bohemian wedding bohemian beach wedding destination wedding costa rica wedding