Sarapiqui is a great area for birding. Surrounded by the high cloud forests of Braulio Carrillo, the slopes of Irazu and Turrialba Vocano and the lowlands from Barra del Colorado, Tortuguero and the descending ridges of Talamanca, this areas is home to hundreds of species.
Sueño Azul Resort is the most luxurious hotel in the area. It is located in Horquetas de Sarapiqui. It has beautiful rooms with air conditioning and satellite TV. Hotel facilities include pools, spa and massage rooms, restaurant and bar.
Selva Verde Lodge is located in Chilamate. It has an extensive tropical forest reserve on the banks of the Sarapiqui River. Hiking trails, swimming pool, restaurant, bar, reception and self guided and guided tours.
La Quinta Country Inn is located in La Virgen de Sarapiqui, amid a beautiful farm with parts of forest, agriculture, trails and large trees. It has a pool, restaurant and bar as well as beautiful and spacious rooms.