Welcome to Amor de Mar

A love story

History of Amor de Mar

“So how much is it?” That was the joke that turned into the rest of our lives. 

Ori, Amor de Mar Founder

Long story short is that we bought the hotel in 1991 while on vacation. We did not arrive with the intention to purchase anything but it was a spontaneous decision we never regretted. 

At the time Montezuma was a dirt road with little to no infrastructure. A true oasis that only received adventurous travelers as it was much harder to reach at the time. Our first morning in Montezuma we walked and came across a tranquil setting which is now the lawn of the hotel. Speaking to the owners of the property we inquired about renting the little casita that was next to the hotel and were told, “if you want to rent you have to buy”. 

“So how much is it?” That was the joke that turned into the rest of our lives. 

I have been running this hotel for over 30 years, I raised my children here and can only look back with appreciation for that fateful day. 

Ori, Amor de Mar Founder

Fernando
Fernando
2022-09-20
this unit is amazing, you are about 15 mins away from the town but zero minutes to the waterfall, the gardens are gorgeous and the tide pool is something special.
Fernando
Fernando
2022-09-20
this unit is amazing, you are about 15 mins away from the town but zero minutes to the waterfall, the gardens are gorgeous and the tide pool is something special.
Sara
Sara
2022-09-11
Loved it!! Gorgeous communal style family and friends destination. Breakfast was delicious every morning. Amazing healthy smoothies and eggs florentine to review about. yum! Will stay there again.
Sara
Sara
2022-09-11
Loved it!! Gorgeous communal style family and friends destination. Breakfast was delicious every morning. Amazing healthy smoothies and eggs florentine to review about. yum! Will stay there again.
Maaike
Maaike
2022-08-07
Heavenly place with fantastic location .. the sound of the waves hitting the rocks .. a short walk from Montezuma and right ar the entrance of the waterfall.. the views were incredible and we were also amazed by the lovely attention to detail of the actual house .. Ori and the team were lovely .. we had breakfast at the hotel once which was great as well!! The best place ever !!
Maaike
Maaike
2022-08-07
Heavenly place with fantastic location .. the sound of the waves hitting the rocks .. a short walk from Montezuma and right ar the entrance of the waterfall.. the views were incredible and we were also amazed by the lovely attention to detail of the actual house .. Ori and the team were lovely .. we had breakfast at the hotel once which was great as well!! The best place ever !!
Karina
Karina
2022-07-25
Casa Sol, hermosa ideal para descansar
Karina
Karina
2022-07-25
Casa Sol, hermosa ideal para descansar
Samuel
Samuel
2022-07-12
Everything and everyone at Amor de Mar was wonderful. Would come back again without hesitation.
Samuel
Samuel
2022-07-12
Everything and everyone at Amor de Mar was wonderful. Would come back again without hesitation.

MONTEZUMA

We support the local community

Amor de Mar actively supports the local community of Montezuma. We try our best to get all we need from local producers and have established partnertships with local business so you and your family can discover the real Costa Rica.

DISCOVER THE MAGIC OF COSTA RICA

The hotel has two eco-friendly villas and nine rooms to welcome you and your family to Montezuma. In front you will find the sea and a natural tidepool. Amor de Mar operates on eco-friendly principles. We only use 100% biodegradable cleaning materials, dish wash and laundry soap. The bathrooms are equipped with water saving toilets and instant energy saving hot water heaters. We recycle and encourage visitors to refill their water bottles in our lobby.

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