Welcome to JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

An exclusive beach just a stroll away from your room.

Escape to serenity at JW Marriott Guanacaste, nestled on Playa Mansita's exclusive shores within Hacienda Pinilla. Picture your family enjoying this private paradise, unwinding with handcrafted cocktails, and marveling at fiery sunsets. Revive your senses with a massage or treatment at our award-winning spa. Immerse yourselves in luxurious beachfront accommodations designed for tranquility. Just a short ride away, vibrant Tamarindo beckons with adventure. This hacienda-style resort blends peace with excitement, offering unmatched luxury and authentic charm. Let magnificent architecture and world-class cuisine set the stage for unforgettable memories. Find harmony for mind, body, and spirit, where luxury meets relaxation for the perfect family escape.

Restaurant Schedule
Guest, from Apr 29 to Nov 30 we will alternate the opening of restaurants for dinner.

Rooms and Suites

Memorable Destination Weddings

Inspired Wedding, Orchestrated to Perfection

The journey of a lifetime starts on Guanacaste’s most exclusive beach. At JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa, be swept up in the moment as you tie the knot barefoot on the white sands, under a Tropical Gazebo, with the crashing waves of the Pacific Ocean as your soundtrack. A wedding here is a symphony of experiences and memories. Our certified event planners will compose your celebration to perfection, from lawn ceremonies to intimate rooftop nuptials, providing a dream wedding that will leave you richer than when you arrived. This is Paradise Redefined.

Events and Meetings

Your Journey. Well Balanced

Indulge all your senses and restore your well-being. The experience at JW Spa is an escape from the stress of busy life and provides the opportunity of self-renewal.

Experience a Deep Sense of All Is Well.

A place of profound rest and deeply felt rejuvenation, where the richness of local plants and minerals are incorporated in every treatment. Helping our Guests to feel inspired by the principles of mindfulness.

Spa Pool Cocktail

Discover Experiential Local Activities

Enhance your stay at JW Marriott Guanacaste with unique activities. From outdoor experiences such as bicycle tours through the well-designed trails, use of our private beach and its special lounge area, to horseback riding from our true Costa Rican cowboys or as we say in Costa Rica “Sabaneros”.

Mansita Beach

The Beach at JW is nestled within a pristine natural bay to ensure exclusivity for our Guests, so they can enjoy the best full-service restaurants & bars with both pool and beachside seatings.

Bicycle Trails

Enjoy the four different trails to see the natural reserve and its fauna.

Horseback Riding

Get up close and personal with the true Costa Rica as you trot through miles of beach and countryside trails, relishing in the views of spectacular beaches, cattle ranches, forests, and the sites of Guanacaste natural habitats.

Curated Experiences

Curated experiences, designed for you. JW Marriott Guanacaste has selected a distinctive variety of activities within the resort to offer unique and local inspired activities. The frequency of these activities is subject to variation by weather and/or season.

Pet Friendly.

Even your pet deserves a vacation from time to time. Dogs at the JW Marriott are considered part of the family and they should be able to enjoy the Pura Vida life at its best.

Pet Friendly


JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

Hacienda Pinilla, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Tel: +506 -26812000
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Alternate Transportation Service

Ride in style in our deluxe transportation from the Liberia Airport to our resort, provided by Joke Vision Transportation in a BMW SUV. Fee: 240 USD (one way)


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Certification for Sustainable Tourism
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