Gorgeous Costa Rica resort overlooking the Pacific

Hotel Casa Chameleon, Mal País, Costa Rica

Villa with plunge pool

Mal Pais

Villa with plunge pool

Mal Pais

Villa with plunge pool

Villa with plunge pool

Villa with plunge pool

A high-end villa at an adults-only paradise above the Pacific Ocean, including breakfast and a dining discount

The best place to get acquainted with the many charms that helped land Hotel Casa Chameleon a TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award 2017 and Condé Nast Johansens praise is your very own infinity pool. Complementing the other surprises that greet you in your private villa, like a hammock and dining area, this exquisite amenity is a perfect reflection of the property’s commitment to helping you relax and making you feel at home. It’s also a perfect intro to the surrounding scenery. It looks directly onto both the Costa Rican jungle and the ocean, whose breezes you may be able to feel as you soak.

Tempting it may be, but you’re not going to want to spend your trip here, or you’ll miss out on quite a lot. A gourmet restaurant prepares fresh fish and local produce in its open kitchen, with smoothies and cocktails available at the poolside lounge bar. If you want to keep swimming, the hotel pool offers a waterfall and yet more stunning views. You can arrange for a massage or beauty treatment in your room, or get started on a Mal País adventure, whether surfing, scuba diving, horseback riding, canopy touring, fishing or bird watching. As they say, to infinity pool and beyond…

Good to know

This property is adults-only, and guests must be over the age of 18 to stay here.

Please note that a resort fee of $25 per villa, per night will be added on the payment screen. The resort fee includes in-room water, turndown service and transportation to the beach.

Excellent for
Beach Boutique Romance Scenery Relaxing


  • Exploring the Mal País countryside on horseback, or the sea on a surfboard
  • Seeing what the TripAdvisor and Condé Nast Johansens fuss is about as you relax in your infinity pool
  • Swinging from your villa hammocks, or from tree to tree, on a canopy tour

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