Surfing at Florblanca
Florblanca -

Embark on a surfing holiday suitable for all abilities at the beautiful Florblanca resort. Featuring two gorgeous beaches the Florblanca Surfing Holiday is the perfect break for those looking to get out on the open water. Playa Hermosa and Playa Santa Teresa are known as great surfing spots and play host to the resort’s excellent surf school. Suitable for budding-beginners and experienced pros alike, you can learn from expert local instructors before hitting the waves on this action-packed holiday.

What's Included

7 nights accommodation (alternative durations allowed)
Meal Plan Daily breakfast  (other board options available)
Transfers Return private transfers (included, but optional)
Flights Flights available on request

- 6 x Private surfing lessons (120 min each)

- Complimentary attendance to group classes including: yoga and Pilates (subject to weekly schedule & availability)
- Complimentary access to the fitness centre
- Complimentary rental of snorkels, masks, surfboards and boogie boards

Added Value

Exclusive for Health and Fitness Travel guests

  • 1 x Complimentary massage (60 min)
  • 1 x Personal training session (60 min)
7 days from $4,260 pp Other durations available
01 May 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
01 Dec 2019 - 19 Dec 2019
20 Dec 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
11 Jan 2020 - 30 Apr 2020
01 May 2020 - 30 Nov 2020
01 Dec 2020 - 19 Dec 2020
20 Dec 2020 - 10 Jan 2021

Enquire with us to include flights from your preferred airport

Location Overview

Tropical waters, combined with a warm climate make Costa Rica one of the most sought after holiday destinations in the world. Located on the magnificent sands of the Nicoya Peninsula, Florblanca twins immense luxury with natural living. Villas are dotted around the trees and compliment the environment they’re set in. Unwind in a shady hammock or take a horseback ride down the beach to stimulate your senses and feel closer to nature.


Set part indoor, part outdoor, this relaxed and elegant environment is incredibly welcoming. The kitchen serves up New America cuisine with Latin and Asian twists to tantalise your taste buds. Ingredients are seasonal and about as fresh as it is possible to be with fish practically plucked from the sea straight to your plate. All meat is sourced locally as well as a large proportion of the fruits and vegetables.

Nectar’s breakfast from 7 - 11am, will get you up and ready for the day ahead with surfer’s burritos, banana pancakes and a huge selection of fresh tropical fruit and smoothies. Lunch is served from 12 – 3pm and if you have a day excursion planned, Nectar is happy to prepare a packed lunch for you. As with all meals, dinner, served between 6 - 9pm, is a culinary treat with different flavours and textures all infused in a sophisticated menu that will leave you satisfied at every serving. There is also Sushi served from 4pm to enjoy as you relax in the late afternoon sun or later watch the sunset.

Facilities & Services


Pilates studio
Yoga studio
Fitness centre


In room breakfast


- Yoga
- Pilates
- Surfing
- Boogie-boarding
- Fitness centre
- Snorkeling
- Stand-up paddle boarding
- Fishing
- Zip lining
- Cycling
- Horse riding
- ATV adventure
- Trekking
- Wildlife watching

Wellness Facilities

The Spa

Central to the Spa Bambu’s healing philosophy is to be as natural as possible. From the aromatic reception to the large open Jacuzzi, everything is created with your wellness in mind.

The following treatments are available: 
- Scrubs 
- Wraps 
- Massages
- Facials

Wellness Approach

Florblanca provides a unique wellness experience that will restore you to perfect health with the freedom to choose the level of activity you want. Busy days of surfing and cycling can be followed by lazy days in the shade of the trees, enjoying yoga and Pilates sessions or unwinding in the incredible Spa Bambu. Spa Bambu offers experiences such as coconut scrubs, cleansing facials and manicures to indulge your senses.  Combined with the open air Jacuzzi and songs of tropical birds, your troubles and stresses will float away on the breeze.

Accommodation Overview

All of the accommodation at Florblanca has been refurbished recently ensuring optimum luxury and comfort. All of the fabrics, furniture, pillows and accent décor have been updated to incorporate brighter earth tones with a contemporary feel, mixed with a touch of Latin flair.

Private Villas

Honeymoon House

The Surfhouse

Added Value

Exclusive for Health and Fitness Travel guests

  • 1 x Complimentary massage (60 min)
  • 1 x Personal training session (60 min)

Guest Reviews

  • biggianthead, Trip Advisor Review

    Visited September 2013

    I feel you've come to a special place when your experiences and memories of a vacation are not limited to the beach (beautiful in Santa Teresa's case), mountain, or other destination you chose, or how many cool pics you took, or how much you partied (or not!), but also include the place you actually stayed in. I recently spent 3 nights at Florblanca and it certainly is one of those places. I never felt so connected with nature while being in a hotel; the way the villas are so open to the outdoors, you can't help but relax with the ocean air coming in and the sounds of the surrounding vegetation; everything in the villa was absolutely spotless while still providing a sense of warmth and welcome. The pool area had plenty of areas to sunbathe but also plenty with shade. The restaurant was a delight; I managed to try several dishes for all 3 meals of the day and everything was delicious, and the prices were definitely reasonable. There are a lot of other dining options in Santa Teresa, some cheaper, some more expensive, but for the quality I was getting at Nectar restaurant, I did not feel the need to venture out, and the service was outstanding. Overall, a place I will definitely visit again and recommend to anyone!

  • Starfish2731

    Visited July 2013

    Florblanca resort is one of the most unique resorts I have ever had the fortune to stay at. The property itself is beautiful - lush, quiet, and romantic. It is obvious that management has thought about what guests enjoy and have made those things available to those who come. The villas themselves are amazing. Spacious, clean - one of a kind accommodations. 

    The restaurant for us was great - something on the menu for everyone. There were many things we asked for that were not on the menu and the staff/chef were happy to accommodate us. The food could not have been fresher. Menu choices were healthy and portions were more than sufficient. We loved the staff - especially Oscar - who always had a smile on his face, both of the Fernandos (one of whom could make a killer martini), and Lupe - the beautiful young woman who was like a ray of sunshine. 

  • Wavecation, Trip Advisor Review

    Visited June 2013

    WOW, what an incredible resort. I would recommend this to anyone who appreciates the finer things in life. The staff at Florblanca was friendly and attentive, the rooms were spacious, private and exotic, the beach and location are gorgeous.

    For surfers, there are fabulous waves only a 5 minute walk down the beach at Rocamar and Santa Teresa Beachbreak. If you don't surf, you can fill your time with yoga, pilates, running, napping, lounging, swimming, eating, massages, reading or just about anything else you can dream up.

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