Hotel El Castillo


Hotel El Castillo is situated in the province of Alajuela, near the majestic Arenal Volcano. This is a Mediterranean-style boutique hotel owned by a family. Nestled high above the Pacific Ocean in Ojochal, it is designed only for the adults. If you are a beach-goer and love to enjoy beach activities, you will find this hotel perfect as it is situated close to the Tortuga Beach and Ventanas Beach. From this hotel you will enjoy watching the amazing ocean and mountain views. Close to the hotel, in the surrounding area you will find some bars, restaurants, shops and supermarkets can go to watch the beauty of the active volcano, grand lake Arenal. You can also go to the Pinuela Beach and Arco Beach that is renowned for wind surfing conditions. 


In El Castillo you will find 6 well appointed rooms that are nestled within a rich green environment. Each of the room is clean and designed with tiled floors and large windows that keep the room environment pleasant. All the rooms are featured with private bathroom with hot water facility, upgraded bedding, robes, refrigerator, coffeemaker, safe and also air conditioner.

Ocean View Suite:

If you want to enjoy watching amazing ocean view from your room, you can stay at this ocean view suite. This spacious 570 feet suite features a large bathroom and a separate sitting room that is furnished with sofa bed. This suite not only overlooks amazing ocean view but also wonderful mountain view. There is a private veranda in the suite’s sleeping chamber and that veranda is ideal for enjoying tranquil time and enjoy watching the stunning view of the ocean.

Ocean View Rooms:

These rooms are located in the main building. It has French doors onto a veranda from where you can enjoy stunning view of the ocean.

Garden Room:

This hotel also has a garden room set in the lower level of the building beside the main building. People who want to enjoy more privacy, they will find this room perfect. This room also offers a partial ocean view through the south garden.

Restaurant Azul:

dining-areaRestaurant Azul offers Mediterranean cuisine and homemade desserts. In this restaurant you can also enjoy breakfast that changes daily. During Lunch time you will get wraps, salads, tacos and yucca fries. Guests can enjoy food in the poolside, salon or at the fun communal table that is ideal for a large group. At the time of evening dining, you will also get the opportunity to enjoy stunning sunset view. For starters the restaurant serves hummus with homemade pita bread and calamari served with tartar sauce. For second course you can get tomato basil or seafood soup and in entrees can have souvlakis with addictive tzatziki sauce, homemade pasta, goat cheese ravioli, Moroccan chicken, grilled fish. If you love sea food, you can enjoy a platter of seafood including fish, mussels, clams, calamari and shrimp. For dessert you will find cakes and homemade ice cream.


In the surrounding area of the hotel you will find a lot of options to enjoy a variety of fun and adventure activities. In the front you can visit the famous Ballena National Park and dramatic mountains to the back where you can enjoy abounds of activities. For exploring the natural beauty of the area, you can go for a variety of day trip and can also explore the Indian tribe of Baruca and experiencing the biodiversity of Corcovado National Park. Adventure lover can go for hiking along the continental divide or being dazzled by the Wilson Botanical Gardens. You can also go for swimming in the wonderful waterfalls, horseback riding on the beach, ATV tour, kayaking or just can take rest by the pool.


Hotel El Castillo

Calle Perezoso
Ojochal de Osa

Puntarenas, Costa Rica


Tel:  506.2786.5543

US: 214.329.9866

Skype: scott_dinsmore