Set in one of the most beautiful locations of any resort—on a narrow isthmus at the tip of the Papagayo Peninsula, with sandy beaches on both sides—the Four Seasons offers a great introduction to Costa Rica. The property is a bit too isolated for some people, but it has plenty of on-site activities for adults and children and runs a range of day trips to national parks, jungles, rivers, and beaches. Accommodations 155 rooms and suites. Dining In-room dining along with four restaurants, which serve Latin, Italian, and steakhouse specialties. Facilities Golf and a spa. Rates Standard rooms from $695.