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Here are some suggestions for your trip and some answers to the most frequently asked questions.

What’s nearby

Very close to Otro Lado



Surf shops

Bike/ATV/car rentals




Surf, tours and activities

Some of Costa Rica’s best beach breaks

Santa Teresa and Malpais have some of Costa Rica’s best beach breaks. You can attend surf lessons, book surf tours and rent surfboards.

There are many activities that you can practice here.

Surf lessons

Surf Tours


martial arts and several kinds of bodywork

Zip line tours

Sport fishing

Snorkelling tours

Stand up paddling surf (SUP)

Horse back riding tours



We’ll be glad to provide you more information and book activities for you.

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4 minutes walking distance from beach Santa Teresa

Otro Lado Lodge is located 4 minutes walking distance from beach Santa Teresa, one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica.

In the range of few kilometers you’ll find other amazing beaches, as Playa Carmen, Playa Malpais, Playa Hermosa, Playa Manzanillo.

Payments and Currency

US Dollar is accepted everywhere


Cash payment is preferred for the final bill of the hotel.


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A 5% extra fee applies to all payments using credit cards.


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As many places in town we don’t accept credit card for the restaurant bills.


Car rental

If you’ve planned to rent a car, remember that the car rentals don’t accept debit cards.


The local currency is Costa Rican Colon. US Dollar is accepted everywhere.

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Sorry, but as a general rule we do not accept animals in the hotel. Contact us for more information.

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A peaceful, quiet and private getaway in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

Unique and comfortable accommodations in a serene oasis.

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