Nayara Tented Camp

Location: Arenal & Northern Costa Rica | Costa Rica

Inspired by the quintessential tented camps in Africa, Nayara Tented Camp is located in Costa Rica’s Arenal Volcano National Park, providing guests with eco-friendly tents and unique wildlife experiences.
Perfect forAdventurous couples and families looking to be fully immersed in the Costa Rican rainforest in true relaxation and luxury.
In the knowAlongside using sustainably sourced building materials, the camp has planted 1000 Guarumo trees in hope that sloths will be drawn to the area and make it their home.

Recommended for...

  • Hideaway
  • Off the Beaten Track
  • Seriously special
  • Landscapes & Scenery

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

Hidden amongst treetops, Nayara Tented Camp and the Arenal area is full of adventure and eco-discovery with unbeatable views of the Arenal Volcano.

Rooms at Nayara Tented Camp

There are 18 luxury tents at Nayara Tented Camp, 12 of which link together by a shared walkway to create an expansive two-bedroom unit which is perfect for families. Each tent has a spacious bedroom with a four-poster canopy bed, a modern bathroom with an oversized bath, as well as both an indoor and outdoor shower. Guests can relax on their elegant covered deck or enjoy a dip in their private plunge pool filled with water from natural hot springs.

Food & Drink

The restaurant promises guests gourmet food and unbeatable views from its extensive terrace overlooking the Costa Rican rainforest. Guests can also enjoy a range of cuisines at the restaurants at the adjacent hotels, Nayara Springs and Nayara Resort, Spa & Gardens.


Relax in the large pool or grab a drink at the swim-up bar after a busy day exploring the jungle. Alternatively, head to one of the adjoining resorts for a yoga class, gym session or pampering treatment at the spa.

Activities at Nayara Tented Camp

Take to the trees on a canopy tour, combining adventure with ecological discovery, and experience the wonderful views of the rainforest from hanging bridges. Adventure further and enjoy white water rafting or canyoning, or embark on a hike up Arenal Volcano.

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Hotel location

Nayara Tented Camp is a 2.5-hour drive from Juan Santamaria International Airport.

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