After the opening of four traditional hotels in Italy, Alfonso Martino, the original founder thought that the future of the holiday would always be more SPA oriented.
Alfonso learned from National Geographic that the region known as La Garita de Alajuela in Costa Rica was included among the three areas with the best climate on the planet; dry, with light breezes and a temperature between 18 and 25 degrees Celsius throughout the year. He then decided to use La Garita as a cornerstone to create a world-class resort and Spa.
The result was a combination of the best traditions of accommodation in Europe and the exuberance of the tropics in a area blessed by nature, where the flora and fauna of the mixture in an ideal climate for energy recovery, relaxation and rejuvenation of mind, body and spirit.
About the hotel
The Resort Martino is located in the lush tropical central valley of Costa Rica, which is known to have one of the three best climates in the world.
Located just 15 minutes from Costa Rica’s San Jose airport, this Italian resort-hotel style is surrounded by lush tropical gardens, and offers the perfect central locationto explore the incredible natural diversity of Costa Rica.
Our facilities include a luxurious Spa, a fitness centre and a gourmet five-star restaurant (offering local and Italian cuisine). If you need to stay in a hotel with an excellent location to visit several destinations in Costa Rica, or just want to enjoy a week of Spa and relax, here you will find the perfect options to visit and tour Costa Rica.
A category hotel
We have luxury suites and luxuriously furnished villas, with a terrace overlooking the large pool neoclassical style (Suites) and a second telephone in the bathroom. In addition the hotel has restaurant «La Focaccia», which has been rated as one of the best in the country, also has three bars, a conference center, indoor/outdoor track, paddleball (European style) and bar. ;It also has one of the largest private health clubs in Central America with roman bath and a full luxury sauna and spa, where you can find more than 20 treatments.
The intention of the owner was to create a very comfortable hotel in Costa Rica with a warm atmosphere and friendly spirit, where a customer can feel as good as at home. Resort Martino is indeed one of the best places to relax in Costa Rica, a place where you can enjoy the best of pampering and relaxation. Located meters from the international airport and the city, the Martino Resort is the ideal place to spend a pleasant holiday and tour Costa Rica.