Le Caméléon, Puerto Viejo

Perching on the shores of the Caribbean, Le Caméléon hotel in Costa Rica is as colourful as it is luxurious, close to a wildlife refuge and also reefs for snorkelling that are teaming with marine life.

If you’re intent on variety on your luxury, tailor-made holiday to Costa Rica, you should definitely make sure Le Caméléon is on your itinerary. Located on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica – and surrounded by the riotous tropical forest of Puerto Viejo – this luxury, boutique hotel is aptly named. It seems to have the capacity to change to suit your mood.

You can take long, carefree walks along a pristine beach, with the Caribbean washing over your feet. You can go into David Attenborough mode to explore the exotic flora and fauna of a wildlife refuge. You can visit local communities, go reef diving in crystal waters or indulge in the region’s aromatic delicacies – served in an elegant restaurant beneath the stars and Le Caméléon’s 80 year old trees.

Le Caméléon, at a glance

  • Luxurious boutique hotel on the fabulous Playa Cocles
  • 250 km from San Jose’s Juan Santamaria International Airport
  • Choice of 23 different guest rooms, junior suites and Le Caméléon Suite
  • All with en suite bathrooms and private terraces or balconies with hammocks
  • Great views of the forest or sea
  • Excellent Numu restaurant and lounge bar

For leisure and pleasure

  • Great swimming pool with elegant sun deck
  • World class surfing
  • Snorkelling and diving on a reef teeming with marine life
  • Kayaking and mountain biking
  • Cultural visits to indigenous communities
  • Nature exploration in a wildlife refuge
  • Games and video room
  • We were asked 2 or 3 times 'how did you find this place?' which was well off the usual tourist track. Answer: we didn’t, our agent (you) did!

    CWW, Chile, 2014


  • 24/7 emergency contact
  • Established for 25 years
  • ATOL, ABTA, IATA protected


  • First-hand experience to every destination
  • Only the best guides and local partners used
  • All holidays designed to suit individual needs


  • 70% repeat and referral business
  • Support local charities world-wide
  • Access to senior directors 24/7