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Farm to Table Menu at Nectar

Nectar, our casual yet elegant open air restaurant at Florblanca, is proud to play an important role in our dedication to sustainability and community.  Our Farm to Table menu means that we cook with fresh, local ingredients from our local farms.  Our chefs prepare all their dishes with fresh fruits, natural produce, and naturally raised pork and chicken all found within 15 miles of Florblanca.

Our chicken and pork come from the nearby town of Cobano, just 15 miles from Florblanca. The majority of our produce comes from Hacienda Okra, just 5 miles from Florblanca.

In 2010, we earned 4 leaves out of 5 for our Certificate of Sustainable Tourism. Part of this certification involves interacting with and supporting our local community. By purchasing produce and meats from our local farmers, Nectar is helping to boost our efforts to reach 5 stars in our certification in 2013.  This means we are promoting eco-tourism, raising awareness among our guests and staff, engaging in projects to help support local environmental efforts, and sharing with our community.

With the Farm to Table menu, not only are we supporting local agriculture and our local economy, we are also serving healthy, whole foods to our staff and guests.  Our area of Costa Rica is one of the only Blue Zones on the planet where humans live longer lives due to healthy lifestyle.

Using ingredients that come straight from our farmers to your table ensures that we are continuing this pattern and tradition of long, happy, and healthy lifestyles.

Where We Belong

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Where We Belong – Cody

“Costa Rica has taught me that happiness comes in the simplest of moments” Costa Rica is a vast and wild place, with beauty in the freedom and energy of the land and its culture. Cody has found her life here, embracing Costa Rica in all its wildness and finding joy in nature, in her community, […]

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Beginner’s Mind

Yoga, for me, is a mix between science and heart ~ Stefano Costa Rica is a special place to practice yoga.  We have a beautiful and natural landscape, a culture that embraces community, and visitors from around the globe who bring their unique worldview. The shala at Florblanca is our favorite place for yoga in […]

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Warmth and Light

Pura vida means everything to Costa Ricans. It’s how life is. As a team, we work together to create an environment of service to our guests.  We want everyone to have the experience they’re looking for, whether that’s rest and relaxation or exciting adventures (or both!), and we strive to make every experience special. No […]

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Balance & Connection

For me, Pilates is my life. Our vision at Florblanca is to create a haven for our community and our guests that provides whatever outlet you’re seeking for health, wellness, and rejuvenation.  We offer daily yoga and Pilates in a gorgeous, unique, and inspiring environment.  Spa Bambu is here for refreshing the body and skin […]