The year 2018 was a banner year for the Cayuga Collection. We won awards for our commitment to the local communities that we operate within, opened Isla Palenque in Panama and Senda in Monteverde in Costa Rica, reopened Jicaro Island Lodge in Nicaragua after a challenging few months and joined Virtuoso with Kurà. The Cayuga Collection hotels participated in conferences and trade shows
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In early December, Maria Jose Castro participated in the Monteverde MoonRun Monteverde Marathon, a 40km rail run race through the cloud forest and mountains of Costa Rica’s Monteverde highlands. The picture above shows her crossing Rio Chiquito, just before starting a 1,000 meter ascend back into the cloud forest. Of the many races Maria Jose has
At Cayuga, we have strong feelings about bottled plastic water. We have been serving safe drinking water in our hotels and lodges without using single-use plastics for over ten years. So, of course, we are not big fans of the “Big Water” companies as we feel that they are significantly contributing to the plastic garbage
Global Tourism Challenges have arrived in Costa Rica Last month, we were invited to present on the topic of “The Future of Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism” as keynote speakers at an important travel event called Remote Latin America. On the horizon, we identified three main challenges that are slowly but surely creeping up on Costa Rica.
When you do a search for “Luxury Hotels and Resorts in Costa Rica”, there is a long list of boutique hotels that a visitor can choose from along the Pacific coast. Among them Arenas del Mar in Manuel Antonio, Kura in Uvita, Latitude 10 in Santa Teresa and the Harmony Hotel in Nosara. But in
The Cayuga Collection received their first guests at a reimagined sustainable luxury hotel in the enchanting cloud forests of Monteverde, Costa Rica The official opening is on December 15th, but we have received our first group of nature enthusiasts. The feedback has been overwhelmingly positive. Our General Manager Rolando Guzman and his team are currently