Costa Rica is a great place to take a family vacation. Our family beach suites offer the perfect space to accommodate your family or a small group of friends. The family beach suite has two queen beds on the main floor, a king bed in a loft, a large bathroom with hot water, air conditioning and a private terrace.
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.
Enjoy a relaxing spa getaway in our open air spa tents. A spa vacation in Costa Rica is the perfect place to relax. Our all natural spa products and homemade massage oils allow you to enjoy all of aromatic benefits of our spa treatments. Our massage therapists are trained in a number of different types of massage, facials, and body scrubs. The sound of the waves and jungle will lull you into deep relaxation and you will leave feeling rejuvenated. Check out our full spa menu to see what we can offer you on your vacation.
One of the most incredible parts of Montezuma is that you can walk for miles, along beaches and through the jungle and discover new beaches at each turn. The hike to Playa Grande, Montezuma crosses rivers, goes up and down jungle trails, and along volcanic beaches. Once you reach Playa Grande, you are rewarded with a long stretch of deserted beach and long rolling waves that are perfect for surfing beginners and with larger waves, great for all levels. If you sign up for surf lessons this is where you’ll go! It’s only about a 20 minute walk from Ylang Ylang.
Vegan Travel in Costa Rica or anywhere in the world can be a challenge. Luckily, we make it easy for our vegan guests. Our Ylang Ylang Restaurant offers a specific vegan menu for those guests that prefer to eat vegan. Our breakfast, lunch and dinner menus have a number of options for vegans. We use fresh and healthy ingredients, including mainly organic produce, brown rice, homemade whole wheat bread, and homemade coconut milk. Not only are they healthy options, our gourmet vegan recipes are delicious!
Enjoy a spa getaway with relaxing massages, facials, body scrubs and wraps. Our on site spa offers a number of relaxing treatments. Take some time for yourself during your vacation or make it a romantic experience by booking a couple’s massage. Our open air spa is nestled into the jungle offering privacy and seclusion. Enjoy your treatment to the sounds of the ocean and jungle. A spa vacation in Costa Rica is the perfect getaway! All of the oils and products used in the spa are made on the property with natural ingredients.
Winter in Costa Rica, as some northerners may refer to it, is actually our summer. January, February and March and beautiful and sunny with no rain and few clouds. It is a great time to escape the cold winter of Canada, Northern Europe and the United States. If you are looking to warm up, get some sunshine and get away from the cold winter temperatures for a while, Costa Rica is the perfect place to go. Enjoy the beach, ocean, and sun.
As the winter weather is approaching up North, the hot days are returning to us here in Costa Rica. The rainy season has ended and we are now enjoying sunny, clear days for the next few months. Our summer season here in Montezuma means blue skies, sunny days, and hot temperatures, perfect for our beach front paradise. To cool off from the hot weather, we recommend to take a swim in the ocean, jump into our jungle pool, or hike up to the Montezuma waterfalls for a dip in the falls. It’s not too late to plan your winter vacation to Costa Rica and heat up under the Costa Rican sun!
Wildlife in Costa Rica is abundant and thriving. Right here at Ylang Ylang, there are so many incredible animals to see. Iguanas walk the pathways, lizards swim in the fountain, monkeys jump from the trees above your room and many other animals wander the grounds. You don’t have to look very far to find exotic and beautiful creatures. Check out the different types of wildlife you may see here at Ylang Ylang!
Bird watching in Costa Rica is very popular. There are so many beautiful, rare and exotic birds to see in different parts of Costa Rica. You can see beautiful birds in either of our local national parks, Cabo Blanco or Curu. We offer a guided tour through the parks with a nature specialist who will point out and photograph animals, birds, and other wildlife. For those who love to check out the wildlife in Costa Rica, this is a great option to learn more about our native wildlife. For those who are passionate about birding, you will not be disappointed.