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Get an overview of this hotelBeachfront hotel with relaxing spa services



Located in Tamarindo, this beachfront hotel is in a shopping district and within 12 mi (20 km) of Grande Beach, Playa Ventanas, and Avellana Beach. Playa Brasilito and Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Hotel Features

At Hotel Capitán Suizo, catch some rays at the beach, pamper yourself at the full-service spa, or enjoy snorkeling.

Room Amenities

All 35 rooms provide conveniences like sofa beds and sitting areas, plus free WiFi and balconies or patios. Other amenities available to guests include refrigerators, room service, and coffee makers.

Renovations & Closures

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Hotel Capitán Suizo features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This beach hotel also offers gift shops/newsstands, a garden, and concierge services. Guests can use the health club at a partner hotel. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Year Built 1992 
  • Total number of rooms - 35 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Sofa bed 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Day bed 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Capitan Suizo Restaurant - This beachfront fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours on site 
  • Ziplining nearby 

Spa Services

Aromas del Mar has massage/treatment rooms. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 40000 per vehicle (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Capitan Hotel
  • Capitan Suizo
  • Capitan Suizo Tamarindo
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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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