“Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost”

J.R.R. Tolkien

Nominated By Hoscar Awards 2022
Best 5 New Hostels In The World
“New Hostel In The Block”

One Of A Kind Location With Amazing Vibes!

Exceptional Spaces And Experiences, A Surfschool, Our Own Brewery & Pub, Live Music, Yoga Spots, Coworking Facility Beautiful Gardens, Creek And Much More!

In the mood for adventure? Spend the day hiking to a secret waterfall, diving on an exotic island, snorkeling, or embracing sea life in the marine park and then go for a round of artisanal beer and refresh at the pool of the Whale Tail.

Fresh & Unique Experiences Relaxation In A Perfect Location

Located in the heart of Uvita, Costa Rica on the famous Whale Tail Bay, we are the best hotel in the region for relaxing and living the best experiences of the Ballena Coast, from learning to surf or dive, to hike to unique and amazing waterfalls or see magical creatures from the sea as humpback whales or dophins, and much more.

Boasting unbeatable waves and expert guides, our surf school program is designed for curious beginners and seasoned pros alike.

From waterfall treks to extreme water sports, restorative yoga, and meditation, our ever-changing weekly schedule is packed with plenty of ways to experience the best of Costa Rica.

Whale Tail Hotel features include a swimming pool, game areas, bbq lounges, surfboard rentals, surf school, tilapia lagoon, artisanal brewery, restaurant, mini-market, and a fully equipped communal kitchen.

Hotel Amenities

  • Free Fiber Optic WiFi
  • Tour Desk
  • Co-Working Spaces
  • Social Events
  • Surf Lessons
  • Live Music
  • Coffee House
  • Shared Kitchen
  • Swimming Pool
  • Brewery & Taproom
  • Restaurant
  • Yoga Lessons
  • Free Parking
  • 6 Acres of Gardens

A Magical Spot

Surrounded By Nature & The Best Vibes!

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Rate Obtained in October 2022 As Part of the Customer Rating Program
Hostel World Nomination For 2022 Hoscars – Category Of Best 5 New Hostels In The World