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3 days ago

Casa de Restauracion | Eco-Village for Women & Children

Supporting the health and wellbeing of our local community is one of the central tenets of our Sustainability Program here at Florblanca.  We buy locally to support farmers, crafters, and artisans; we hire locally; we provide workshops and training; and we support groups and organizations in our area.  One of the local nonprofits we support […]

3 months ago

Why Pick Costa Rica for Your Yoga Retreat?

Costa Rica has long been a destination for yoga practitioners from around the world. Yogis seeking to deepen their practice have found Costa Rica to be a place where they can connect more strongly with nature and with the life breath of pranayama to develop a greater sense of inner peace and compassion. There are […]

4 months ago

Explore & Discover

Costa Rica is known for its dedication to conservation. Our system of national parks covers over 20% of our land and we’ve made significant efforts to protect our mangrove forests, our coastal areas, and our seascape.  This is not only incredible for our environment and for slowing climate change, but it’s also incredible for nature […]

4 months ago

Travel + Leisure 500 Best Hotels

In a year when travel – like everything else around the world – has been uncertain and tenuous, we took great care, established new protocols, and gathered a core team so we could open back up to our beloved guests in time for the holiday season.  We’ve been safely welcoming travelers through our doors ever […]

Dining

Food as Culture

You can tell from the first bite. This food is something special, something made with care.  The dedication to your food begins well before your plate is served. It starts with relationships between Chef Belen and the locals who proudly produce the food. The farmers, fishermen, and ranchers are our friends and neighbors, and their […]

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Videos

Where We Belong | Stefano

Where We Belong | Stefano

Stefano is at the heart and center of our Florblanca community. Everyday he brings us the joy of nature, of beauty, of connection, and of love.

Now Is Your Time

Now Is Your Time

Florblanca welcomes you to come stay, explore, and relax with us. Enjoy private villas, a full service Spa, and a restaurant with delicious, locally sourced dishes.

Where We Belong | Cody

Where We Belong | Cody

When Cody arrived in Costa Rica, she had a dream of exploring a new culture and environment. Now she is raising a family and living the pura vida life she dreamed about.

Nectar Restaurant

Nectar Restaurant

Here at Néctar Restaurant, our focus is on locally sourced ingredients and made-from-scratch dishes that are closely tied to our culture and our environment.

Life in the Open

Life in the Open

Our open-air villas provide the perfect balance of luxury, privacy, and a close connection to nature and the outdoors.

Where We Belong | Lucia

Where We Belong | Lucia

In our Where We Belong Series, we meet Lucia, Florblanca's Pilates program director, an avid surfer, and a beautiful soul. Watch her video here.

Where We Belong

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Where We Belong: Stefano

“Being a father gave me the opportunity to completely open my heart.”   The spirit of Florblanca here in Costa Rica is channeled through the jungle and wildlife that envelops us, through the ocean that is ever-present, and through the people that bring all this beauty to life.  And Stefano sits at the heart and […]

Stefano and Ashoa
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Celebrate Your Journey Together

  It’s so easy to get lost in our busy lives. With all the details of our day-to-day existence, we can easily lose the connection with our true passion, our energy, and our spirit.   This lost connection can be magnified to even greater degrees when we’re in a relationship.  The journey we’re on together loses […]

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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 […]