- Kids For All Seasons
Kids ages 4 to 12 can immerse themselves in nature activities or colourful arts and crafts. Let them splash in the shallow pool or climb the jungle gym playground within our children’s center and enjoy our daily complimentary activities.
- Tuanis Teen Center
Named after the Costa Rican expression for “too cool,” this teens-only clubhouse is packed with excitement and entertainment. Break the ice in a basketball or soccer tournament, a challenging laser tag night or an active hike making new friends.
- Papagayo Explorers
All family members can become explorers right in our back yard, with cultural, educational and recreational activities to choose from. Grab binoculars and search for the wildlife wonders of the peninsula or mountain bike through our Resort’s lush natural trails.Details
- Sea Adventures
Discover the wonders of the ocean at Blanca Beach, with complimentary non-motorized activities. Kayak to Monkey Head, snorkel the coral planting project or challenge yourself to a 5K stand-up paddleboard session.
Surf with the best with our in-house pro-surf team. The all-level surfing experience brings you to the best surfing locations by boat. You’ll be paired with a professional surfer, including members of the Costa Rican National Surf Team. Catch the gentle waves of Playa Iguanita or hang ten on Witches Rock, one of Costa Rica’s best surf breaks.Details
- Peninsula on Wheels
Explore the entire peninsula with the electric-assisted Papagayo Bike-Share system. Stop along the way to take in the scenic views of Bahía Culebra or the archipelago of tiny islands on the Pacific.
- Trail of Giants
Discover the Trail of Giants, a golf cart tour of the peninsula surrounding the Resort’s 18-hole Arnold Palmer–designed golf course. Take in the exceptional views and unique flora and fauna, including monkeys, iguanas, deer and coatis, for the perfect activity for family photos.
- A Day in The Rain Forest
Cruise up the volcanic mountains past the Continental Divide into the evergreen side of the country. Go horseback riding with a two-time lasso champion, glide down a sparkling turquoise river through miles of rainforest or walk across hanging bridges. We’ll curate the entire day just for you.
Find Your Pura Vida
Activities for Kids and Teens
- Golf and Tennis Clinics
- Guided Nature Hikes
- Dance Lessons
- Beach Football and Volleyball
- Fitness and Yoga Classes
More for Families
- Beach football, soccer and volleyball
- Scuba Diving
- Stand-Up Paddleboarding
- Mountain Biking
Complimentary Family Amenities
- Diapers, Swim Diapers and Wipes