Experience the extraordinary
from a one-of-a-kind setting.
Ideally located in the heart of Uvita, Whale Tail Hotel is a hostel and brewery experience like no other.
Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the lush jungle as you hike to cascading waterfalls. Learn to surf world-class waves on secluded palm-fringed beaches. Or kick back with a refreshing craft beer at our on-site brewery as you chat with fellow travelers over live local music. The choice is always yours.
At Whale Tail Hotel, you’ll encounter the best of Costa Rica — all from an unrivaled location with an unbeatable atmosphere.
Encounter the wonders of the southern Pacific as you explore, unwind, and reconnect in a lush jungle paradise. After a day of action-packed activities, enjoy thoughtful on-site details like a sparkling swimming pool set amidst vibrant gardens, a fully-equipped communal kitchen, the best calendar of events and live music in the area — and more.
European by tradition, Costa Rican by nature.
Our award-winning brewery draws directly from our brewmaster’s European roots & the natural abundance of Costa Rica’s local ingredients to deliver a unique fusion of flavors in a casual brewpub setting. Join us for weekly Trivia, live music, and exciting community events.
Palm-fringed beaches. Pristine national parks. Colorful rainforests filled with ecological wonders and hidden waterfalls with jungle-lined swimming holes.
At Whale Tail Hotel, we’ve thoughtfully designed a hostel in the center of it all, so you can combine memorable adventures with a comfortable stay that feels like home.
Whale Tail Hotel offers an exciting roundup of diverse weekly events, from our wildly popular trivia nights to the hip-swaying beats of Costa Rica’s most sought-out DJs. Come sip a handcrafted beer (or two) as you connect with locals and travelers alike in a welcoming and laid back atmosphere.
Drift asleep to the sounds of nature, all the while knowing the highlights of Uvita are just outside your doorstep. Our affordable and supremely comfortable private and shared rooms provide the perfect launching pad for discovering the best of Costa Rica.
“We stayed 7 days at The Whale Tail Hotel. The rooms were nice and clean. The hotel has a beautiful garden with a pool and a nice patio. They reception can help you with everything. They arranged to great tours for us (snorkeling and waterfall rappelling). The hotel are located close to nice restaurants and provide homemade juice free of charge everyday. The hotel also has a brewery that makes good beer. If you are visiting Uvita, you must stay at the Whale Tail Hotel.”
“We stayed 7 days at The Whale Tail Hotel. The rooms were nice and clean with a pool and a nice patio. The hotel is located close and also has a brewery that makes good beer. If you are visiting Uvita, you must stay at the Whale Tail Hotel.”
~ ANNE A.
Located where the mountains meet the sea, Whale Tail Hotel is ideally situated in the heart of Uvita, Costa Rica — mere minutes from the southern Pacific’s most sought-out attractions.
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