Wedding and Honeymoon: Costa Rica, Here We Come!

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The lush jungles and peaceful waters of Costa Rica await the most adventurous couples seeking a destination wedding. A Costa Rica beach wedding provides intimacy and comfort during a personal, life-changing event. Couples can strengthen their bond in the days following their wedding by having a Costa Rica honeymoon. Beautiful, natural habitats, music and food native to the country give couples everlasting memories filled with lots of love and happiness.

Ylang Ylang Beach Resort has been proudly serving newlyweds and honeymooners since 1989. Our resort sits directly on the pristine beaches of Montezuma. We are the only resort in Montezuma located directly on the beach. We offer the perfect backdrop to a Costa Rica beach wedding – fiery sunsets, dancing ocean waves, chirps of tropical birds, and perhaps even the appearance of one of our unique monkeys as a guest. We have a stellar reputation for gathering and organizing essentials for a wedding day. A full range of wedding services that we offer include: legal arrangements, custom meal options, local entertainment, presentation, and professional photography.

What better way to end your wedding reception than to transition straight into a romantic Costa Rica honeymoon at our resort? We provide romantic accommodations with ocean and treetop views. We have a glistening, ocean side swimming pool and hammocks throughout the resort’s property for slow, quiet days. We help arrange tours throughout the Curu Wildlife Refuge for more active days. Our on-site spa provides couples massage and we have a skilled team that provides yoga for special retreats anytime.

Costa Rica’s forests and beaches are surrounded by beauty. Our resort is located in close proximity to the city of Montezuma. Couples who travel to our region are pleasantly surprised by all of our offerings. We do what we can to help make everyone’s visit special. From assisting with the right accommodations to pointing you in the right direction for food and entertainment, we are here to help you create an adventure of a lifetime.

Your Costa Rica Honeymoon Resort

Known for its stunning beaches, thick rainforest, prehistoric ruins and laid-back culture, Costa Rica makes the perfect getaway for adventurous newlyweds looking for a place to celebrate their new married life together. Fully one quarter of Costa Rica is devoted to protected nature reserves that harbor Costa Rica’s natural abundance of diverse wildlife and bird species. A breathtaking array of water sports are also available, from scuba diving to white-water rafting, and jungle trails offer excellent mountain biking or trekking opportunities.

When couples want to spend some time enjoying each other’s company, our Costa Rica honeymoon resort on the beautiful Nicoya Peninsula offers secluded rooms and all-inclusive packages thoughtfully designed just for couples.

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Ylang Ylang Beach Resort offers a range of packages, such as the Harmony of Happiness Package, which features three nights in a private beach bungalow including breakfast and dinner for two days, two complementary cocktails and an exclusive three-course dinner on the beach with only the sound of the waves and starlight for company. The Ever After Package gives couples a four-night stay in their choice of bungalow, three days of breakfast and dinner, including two cocktails, a bottle of Chandon Extra Brut champagne for toasting in their room upon arrival and a 50-minute Swedish massage in the on-site spa. Couples can even choose the Sunrise of Passion Package, which includes a bouquet of exotic local flowers to decorate the room, a bottle of Chandon Extra Brut champagne, a massage, two cocktails and dinner on the beach.

If three or four days are not enough in paradise, it’s easy to add on extra days to round out your wonderful escape. Ylang Ylang Beach Resort also offers fun packages that take advantage of local sites and activities, such as deep-sea fishing, zip-line tours, yoga, ATV or surfboard rental, horseback riding, a tour of Curu Wildlife Refuge and so much more.

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With its combination of luxury accommodation, delicious meals, pampering packages and exciting activities, Ylang Ylang Beach Resort will have couples wishing they could stay forever.

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Costa Rica Resort Rooms with Personality

View of the Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica

Our resort is the prime vacation spot for some real “R & R” – meaning, of course, “Romance and Relaxation.” Prepare to be swept away by all the breathtaking views of tropical jungles and our luxurious beach front. Don’t forget to bring a loved one, because you will truly be in the mood for romance once you arrive. Newlyweds, why not plan your Costa Rica honeymoon here to create some lifelong magical memories?

Ylang Ylang Beach Resort offers many different rooms to choose from. Each suite takes on its own unique personality and feel to accommodate every guest. One of our most popular rooms, called Coco Joe’s Bungalow, is perfect for a honeymoon or a family getaway.
Reserving the Coco Joe’s Bungalow gives you a private and spacious terrace that overlooks the beach and private entrance. This suite comes with 1 King and 1 queen sized beds on each level. The amenities are almost never ending, offering everything from wrap-around class windows and private outdoor showers to an in-room safe for storing valuables while taking long strolls along the beach.

The Tree Top Canopy is another very popular resort room at Ylang Ylang. Here you and another can enjoy something a little different in this jungle centered canopy suite on a tree top. Take 50 steps up to private luxury with a large deck. Enjoy other private amenities and each stay comes with breakfast, dinner and drinks.

Book your next family vacation or Costa Rica honeymoon here. Make your next reservation count — call Ylang Ylang Beach Resort today!

Perfect Adventures for Newlyweds in Costa Rica

Are you and your new spouse adventurous types? Ylang Ylang Beach Resort in Montezuma, Costa Rica offers perfect adventures for newlyweds. Couples can enjoy a variety of accommodations and activities at our perfect Costa Rica honeymoon resort. Snorkeling and horseback riding are just two of the adventures available here, and couples can also relax by visiting the spa or taking yoga classes.

Snorkeling Adventure in Costa RicaSnorkeling

Snorkeling is just one of the many water activities available for couples who want to have adventures on their honeymoon. They can take a 50-minute boat ride to snorkel near Tortuga Island. Scuba divers can also enjoy the beautiful fish and under-water life Tortuga Island has to offer. Lessons are available for those who want to learn how to dive. Interested in surfing? Ylang Ylang Beach Resort also provides surf lessons right off of the shore.

Horseback Riding in Costa RicaHorseback Riding

Horseback riding is one of the many other adventures available at a Costa Rica honeymoon resort. The horseback trails wind through the jungle and along the beach. You can also rent a bicycle if you’re more comfortable on wheels. If you make it to the top of the El Chorro Waterfall, you will enjoy the amazing panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.

Couples Massage - Costa Rica Resort SpaCouples’ Spa Packages

After a long day of activities and exploration, return to the hotel for a deep tissue massage. The spa offers swedish massages, therapeutic massages, facials, and a wide variety of other relaxing experiences.

Accommodations For Two

Accommodations can include private bungalows with terraces overlooking the beach, and adventurous honeymooners can even choose to climb 50 steps to stay in a tree top canopy. The tent cabins all come equipped with large decks and spectacular ocean views.

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Wake up with some yoga, ride the trails, dance the night away — our Costa Rica honeymoon resort will surely provide you and your loved one with everything you need to remember your adventures for a lifetime!

Key Decisions for Planning Your Honeymoon

When planning your honeymoon, the first thing you have to decide is the location. Where is the best possible place for you to take your honeymoon? You want a place that is romantic, a place where you and your new spouse can spend quality time together as newlyweds. A honeymoon in Costa Rica is the perfect answer! There is no better place for romance, excitement, fun, and the most gorgeous scenery you can imagine.


So, now that you know you want to visit Costa Rica for your honeymoon, the next big choice you face is your accommodations. Where will you stay during your extended trip with the one you love? Since this is Costa Rica, you want a place that is going to give you plenty of access to the beach, as well as top-notch accommodations. The answer – the Ylang Ylang resort! Here at the Ylang Ylang, we specialize in luxury unlike any you have ever experienced.


Our resort is nestled within the jungles of Costa Rica, only minutes from Montezuma, and right on the beach – you can literally see the ocean waves from your window. We pride ourselves on our “green” living through the utilization of solar panels and other methods of preserving and protecting the environment. Not only will you enjoy luxury suites and bungalows, complete with romance packages for two, you can also enjoy our luxury spa and yoga sessions – everything you need to make your honeymoon complete. Contact us today to learn more about our resort and reserve your honeymoon suite!


Costa Rica for the Lovebirds

Costa Rica for the Lovebirds

Your relationship with your significant other is bound to reach a point where you must go forward and get married. Marriage is a natural step in a long-term relationship. It is not a decision to be made lightly – but it is certainly one of the best decisions you can make. When you decide to take that next step and join in holy matrimony with the person you love, there is no feeling that can compare. Knowing that you will soon be spending the rest of your life bound to the one that means the most to you is both exciting and overwhelming. The excitement comes from the thought of finally becoming one with each other. The overwhelming feeling comes from planning the actual wedding.
Finding the ideal venue for your wedding is one of the first decisions you must make. Weddings in Costa Rica have been growing in popularity. People relish the heavenly surroundings of Costa Rica – it makes the ideal setting for exchanging vows. However, even if you do not come to Costa Rica to get married, you can still pay us a visit for your honeymoon.
Taking your honeymoon in Costa Rica is guaranteed to provide you and your new spouse with an amazing adventure that neither of you will ever forget. From the pristine beaches surrounding the clear, tropical waters, to the lush, green jungles full of native wildlife, Costa Rica has much to offer the honeymooning couple. Contact us here at the Ylang Ylang to learn more about our special honeymoon packages.


Begin Your Marriage in Paradise with a Honeymoon in Costa Rica

Ylang44If you want to make your honeymoon the most magical beginning for your marriage, consider a trip to paradise on Earth. A honeymoon in Costa Rica is the perfect way to start your journey as husband and wife. Costa Rica offers some of the most beautiful and breathtaking scenery you will find, as well as countless local events and activities. In Costa Rica, you and your new spouse can get lost in each other’s eyes as you take a refreshing dip in the warm, tropical waters or enjoy a fabulous feast of local cuisine. An extended stay at the Ylang Ylang Beach Resort provides the ideal accommodations for this magical, memorable time of your life.

One of the Ylang Ylang’s many areas of expertise is romance. That is why we offer various honeymoon packages from which you can choose to create your unique newlywed experience. You and your spouse can enjoy blissful, quiet moments in a luxury bungalow nestled in the jungle. You can take long, romantic walks on the white, sandy beaches with the waves tickling your toes. A couple’s session at our luxury spa will have you both feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. You can finish your day with a moonlit dinner on the beach – just the two of you and Mother Nature. Our professional staff is standing by to help you make your honeymoon one of the best times of your new life together. As you take your first steps on the path of marriage, begin your journey in paradise – come to the Ylang Ylang and let us help you immerse yourselves in love and romance.

A Tropical Honeymoon in Costa Rica to Celebrate Marriage

If you would like to make your honeymoon more than just a few days at a hotel, consider coming to Costa Rica. A honeymoon in Costa Rica will give you and your new spouse the most unforgettable experience of your life. Instead of a simple hotel, you will have access to luxury suites and bungalows. You will also have access to all of the Costa Rican beauty and activities. Sure, you can choose to stay in a location close to home – but wouldn’t you rather celebrate your marriage in a tropical location?

Here at the Ylang Ylang resort, we are one of the finest resorts in Costa Rica. Here, we offer more than just a roof and a bed. We offer luxury activities for you and your spouse to enjoy, including yoga and spa treatments. Here, we cater to our guests with a variety of romantic activities, such as candle-lit dining on the beach. Here, you and your new spouse can create magical first memories of your time together as husband and wife. Contact us today to reserve your suite and make your honeymoon simply amazing!

Useful Tips for Planning a Honeymoon in Costa Rica

Once your wedding plans are complete for the actual ceremony, such as the flowers, dresses, decorations, and other aspects to make your day perfect, it is time to start planning the honeymoon. A honeymoon in a tropical location is the perfect way to “seal the deal”. Costa Rica is one of the most popular destinations for romantic getaways, including honeymoons. The following tips will help you as you plan your honeymoon in Costa Rica.

  • Plan for the weather. If you are adamant about having your honeymoon in Costa Rica, you may want to consider planning your wedding around the seasons. This will ensure that you visit Costa Rica during the best seasonal period. However, you can also save some money by planning your honeymoon for the off-season.
  •  Seek local advice. Instead of mapping out an itinerary full of tourist activities, speak with the locals about local attractions and activities. Enjoying Costa Rica from a local perspective will allow you to immerse yourself in the beauty and culture that makes up this amazing paradise.
  •  Choose accommodations geared toward romance. This is your honeymoon, so don’t overlook the romance. A stay at the Ylang Ylang is sure to provide numerous romantic activities and environments for you and your new spouse.

More Helpful Tips for Planning Your Honeymoon in Costa Rica

Taking a honeymoon in Costa Rica is a marvelous thing. It is an adventure that you will never forget. Not only is it your opportunity to celebrate your new marriage, it is an opportunity to experience this beautiful, breathtaking country. When planning your Costa Rican honeymoon, keep the following tips in mind.

  •  Choose a resort that will cater to you and your new spouse. This includes packages that are geared towards couples, such as spot treatments, yoga sessions, and romantic dinners – everything that is offered by the Ylang Ylang.
  • Choose a resort that is located in a private, secluded location – but is still close enough to surrounding cities to offer you convenient access to the exciting city life. The Ylang Ylang has the seclusion and privacy that you yearn for during your honeymoon, yet, we are also located near Montezuma.
  • Choose a resort that specializes in luxury. This is your honeymoon – you and your spouse deserve the very best. Your honeymoon only happens once and it should be an unforgettable time. The Ylang Ylang is one of the most luxurious beach resorts in Costa Rica – you cannot go wrong by choosing our accommodations.