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Isla Chiquita

Nestled on the tiny island of Isla Jesusita in Costa Rica’s charming Gulf of Nicoya, this hotel is the ideal place to revitalize your mind, body and spirit as you forge an amazing connection to nature.

Isla Chiquita elevates the glamping experience with the finest tent accommodations featuring luxurious bedding, organic bath products and comfortable decks with stunning ocean or tropical forest views. 


Looking for a holiday unlike any other? Then you should stay at Isla Chiquita – a luxury glamping resort on its very own private island off the coast of Costa Rica which combines the excitement of the great outdoors with all the comforts of a top hotel. The 17 glamping tents are styled in a contemporary manner and extremely well equipped, with king-size beds, private deck with a sea view, ceiling fan, local organic toiletries, mini bar and fridge, coffee machine, hairdryer and safe.

Guests can enjoy activities such as stand up paddleboarding and kayaking (both of which are free to use at guests leisure) alongside excursions including island hopping, bird watching, hiking and sport fishing. Back at base, there is a beach bar serving snacks, or for something a little more formal, try the delicious local cuisine at the Donde Tia Nora restaurant and bar.

An inspiring experience awaits any guests who visit this unique accommodation option located in the Gulf of Nicoya on Costa Rica’s beautiful western coastline. The island is surrounded by crystal clear waters, covered in tropical jungle and has plenty of private beaches waiting to be explored.

Our opinion

Isla Chiquita, is the perfect destination to discover a unique ocean lifestyle experience. Here you can connect with exclusive experiences and adventures like enjoying a magical bioluminescence adventure, a beach-hopping boat trip, a kayaking expedition, whale and dolphin watching, explore Curu Wildlife Refuge or experience a local artisan fishing.

This spectacular property offers very professional, friendly and helpful service. From the moment you arrive, you’ll feel welcome!

At Isla Chiquita Glamping Hotel, dining is a full gastronomic experience. They serve fresh-caught seafood complemented by seasonal, regional ingredients. Harry’s Bar offers delicious lunch, fresh tropical cocktails and a great wine and beer selection. Donde Tia Nora Restaurant, you can enjoy the finest seafood, meet or vegetarian menu.

If you prefer to surprise your partner, we can prepare a romantic private dinner on the beach, decorated with flowers, candle lights, private service under the stars.

Looking for a destination off the beaten path? Consider Isla Chiquita for a romantic getaway or the ideal place to celebrate a wedding on a private island. 

Couples looking to tread off the beaten path can head to smaller Turtle Island Beach. Floral arches and petal aisles are available for décor and sunsets are very romantic. Receptions take place on the beach or in the intimate Master Suite, complemented by a private outdoor whirlpool and a spacious Palapa terrace with sweeping 360-degree views and romantically lit with candles and torches. Come morning, take advantage of the hotel’s private tours and keep enjoying a memorable Honeymoon Beach in paradise!

Check for our special Love Island Wedding Package including tent camp accommodation, wedding decoration, lawyer and all legal documentation, private gourmet dinner and 2 tours!


Tent Suite King Bed

14 Tent Suites with king beds let couples enjoy a romantic unforgettable adventure. These tents also include a day bed, Local, organic personal care products, mini bar, coffeemaker, safe and fan.

Very privated tents offering lovely ocean or tropical views.

Tent Suite 1 to 3 people

Tent Suite 2 Double Beds

Three Tent Suites featuring two double beds, making them the perfect accommodation for families or friends!

These tents also include local, organic personal care products, mini bar, coffeemaker, safe and fan.

2 queen beds

Master Sunset Suite

A spectacular option for special occasions! The Master Sunset Suite features a master bedroom with a king bed and two day beds, also a private outdoor whirlpool and a large Palapa terrace with full 360-degree views.



Coffee and tea station



Tour desk available

Public parking if you rent a car


Free internal transportation


Gay – friendly

LGBT Wedding & Honeymoon packages available

Updated health policies and best practices as recommended by Costa Rica’s health authorities and the World Health Organization


High Season: Jan 02 to April 11

Green Season: Apr 12 to Dec 23

Peak Season: Dec 24 to Jan 01


Hotel is set in Isla Jesusita, a small island in Costa Rica’s Gulf of Nicoya. On-site arrival facilities comprise a floating dock that allows for dry landings by yacht or boat. They also have a clearing that can be used as a heliport. 


Green Season offers available, stay 3 nights and get 1 free


Free from/to Paquera dock to the hotel

Check our

Magic Island Wedding Package