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Vacation Play at Hotel Villa San Ignacio

Posted on: November 6th, 2019 by Pablo Herrera

It is a happy talent to know how to play.  —Ralph Waldo Emerson Since there really are no specific talents required to engage in play, what Emerson might be saying is that we should remember to play more often.  Taking More…

Timeless Fun – Best Hotel in Costa Rica for Families

Posted on: September 4th, 2019 by Pablo Herrera

In Costa Rica, September 9 is a special day designated to celebrate children.  On El Día del Niño you may come across children’s activities going on around the city.  The origins of this day can be traced back to 1952 More…

Let’s Go Shrubbing

Posted on: November 14th, 2018 by Villa San Ignacio

Looking for an inventive way to cocktail? Try shrubbing. A shrub is a vinegar-based beverage that tastes sour, tart, or tangy – delightfully fresh flavors that wake up your palate. Like many of our favorite drinks the shrub has a More…

Birds of a Feather: Twitching in the Central Valley

Posted on: May 23rd, 2018 by Villa San Ignacio

With more than 900 species of birds, Costa Rica is a wonderland for bird watchers. In this lush country teeming with fruit and flowers, you don’t have to visit a reserve or an aviary to spy famous birds. Even walking More…

Get down to business and away from the same old routine

Posted on: March 5th, 2018 by Villa San Ignacio

Villa San Ignacio has played host to several companies who wished to conduct meetings or hold a team conference away from the office. The clients we’ve worked with have found this change of pace helps to focus attention on the More…

Throw a party they will never forget

Posted on: September 14th, 2017 by Villa San Ignacio

Hotel Villa San Ignacio has everything you need to host the perfect event, including a professional staff that will take all the stress out of party-planning. Let us bring your big idea to life and wow you with some of More…

Dog Days Are Here

Posted on: August 25th, 2017 by Villa San Ignacio

At Villa San Ignacio, we open our rooms and our hearts to your pet companions! We offer a wide variety of pet amenities and we have beautiful, well-groomed trails where you can walk or run your pet. Need a friend More…

Animism: June 17 – August 22

Posted on: June 9th, 2017 by Villa San Ignacio

On June 17 we will debut Animism, a cultural activation featuring the works of two dynamic women: Florencia Urbina and Deidre Hyde. “Animism is the belief that good and bad spirits are found everywhere and in everything,” Florencia Urbina states. More…

La Fortuna Organic Wine: As Good As It Tastes

Posted on: April 20th, 2017 by Villa San Ignacio

“Wine brings to light the hidden secrets of the soul.” – Horace “I cook with wine; sometimes I even add it to the food.” – W. C. Fields Very few things have been so lovingly extolled by poets as a More…

Breaking the Stereotype of the Hotel Restaurant

Posted on: January 25th, 2017 by Villa San Ignacio

Once you pass through our gate, you will find an easy access to Pandora – no stuffy hotel lobby, no wristbands, no questions. Perhaps dining with us will give you the feeling you are on vacation along with the world More…