Hotel Tropico Latino
Tripadvisor - Certificate of Excellence - 2016

Santa Teresa named one of the best beaches in the world

Why not take your next beach vacation at one of the best beaches in the world – Santa Teresa in Costa Rica.

Santa Teresa Beach, Costa Rica -- one of the best beaches in the world.

Article by Shannon Farley

Need some travel inspiration for your next beach vacation?

It’s time to make your summer travel plans and the travel experts at TripAdvisor just announced their list of the best beaches in the world for where to go this year.

TripAdvisor analyzed millions of reviews and photos from travelers who've been to thousands of beaches around the globe over the past 12 months to name the best beaches in the world in their 2018 Travelers’ Choice Awards.

Beautiful Santa Teresa Beach in Costa Rica, a top 10 beach in Central America.

Santa Teresa Beach and Hermosa Beach by Santa Teresa in Costa Rica were named Top 10 Beaches in Central America and Costa Rica. Both beautiful beaches are found on the Pacific Coast of the southern Nicoya Peninsula and are consistently named top beaches year after year.

Undulating swaths of dark and nearly white sand and warm, clear blue water run down the coast lined with palm trees and hilly jungle. Named by Forbes Magazine as “one of the most beautiful beaches in the world,” Santa Teresa is known for world-class surfing and magnificent scenery. People come to the hip, cosmopolitan beach destination for the popular pastimes of surfing and yoga.

Spectacular sunsets at Hotel Tropico Latino in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica.

Facing almost due west, Santa Teresa is the place to be for sunsets. Walking down the pristine beach, you see no high rises or crowds, only trees, jungle, sand and surf. The setting sun reflects its fiery colors in hundreds of little tide pools in exposed reef and turns the sand rosy pink.

The Santa Teresa beachfront hotel Tropico Latino is a relaxed, charming oasis on four acres of abundant gardens next to the sea – perfect for your Costa Rica beach vacation. Hotel Tropico Latino offers comfortable and stylish tropical bungalows and suites, a beachfront spa, yoga classes and retreats, surf lessons and surf camps. Its beach, Playa Carmen in Santa Teresa, holds the ecological Blue Flag award.

Plan your next sunny holiday to one of the best beaches in Costa Rica and Central America – Santa Teresa.

Beachfront Hotel Tropico Latino in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica.