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1 room, 2 adults

Elan at Ballena Beach, Ballena

4-star4 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Uvita, Osa penisula, Uvita Puntarenas, Ballena, Puntarenas, 60504, Costa Rica

Beachfront apartment with kitchen, near Marino Ballena National Park
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
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  • These are very new and high end units for the area. The biggest perk is the private…Jan 2, 2019
  • I absolutely loved Elan at Ballena Beach and have already recommended it to a few friends…Aug 3, 2018

Elan at Ballena Beach, Ballena

from $405
  • 2 Bedroom Residence Rainforest View
  • 3 Bedroom Residence Garden or Pool View
  • 3 Bedroom Luxury Villa Ocean View
  • 3 Bedroom Attached Villa Pool View

What’s around Elan at Ballena Beach, Ballena


  • In a national park
  • Marino Ballena National Park - 3 min walk
  • Ventanas Beach - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Uvita Beach - 3 mi / 4.8 km
  • Tortuga Beach - 3 mi / 4.8 km
  • Terraba Sierpe National Wetlands - 4.7 mi / 7.6 km
  • Punta Uvita - 5.7 mi / 9.2 km

Getting around

  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 70.2 miles/113 km
  • Drake Bay (DRK) - 27.5 miles/44.3 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 13 apartments


  • Check-in time 3 PM-6:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 5 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English, Spanish.

At the property

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • On private beach
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa tub
  • Kayaking on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Beach towels
  • Children's pool
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Washer/dryer
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Furnished balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LED TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the apartment's full-service spa.

Elan at Ballena Beach, Ballena’s small print

Also known as

  • Elan Ballena Beach Apartment
  • Elan at Ballena Beach Apartment Ballena
  • Elan Ballena Beach
  • Elan At Ballena Beach Costa Rica/Uvita
  • Elan at Ballena Beach Ballena
  • Elan at Ballena Beach Apartment


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned, and disinfectant is used to clean the property.

For traveler safety, contactless check-in and check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: USD 350.0 per stay

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Elan at Ballena Beach, Ballena

  • Is there a pool at Elan at Ballena Beach?
    Yes, there are 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Elan at Ballena Beach?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at Elan at Ballena Beach?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Elan at Ballena Beach?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Elan at Ballena Beach?
    You can check in from 3 PM to 6:30 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
  • What is there to do near Elan at Ballena Beach?
    Recommended spots to visit include Marino Ballena National Park (3-min walk) and Ventanas Beach (2.5 mi), along with Uvita Beach (3 mi) and Tortuga Beach (3 mi).

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.4 From 10 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Wish I could stay longer
Nice luxurious apartment, recommend for travellers with a group of 4 or more who wants to a place near the beach (3 mins walk and great sunset from the beach), very good quality utilities, and fully equipped (washing and drying machines, oven, etc)
Ng Tsz Ying Regina, as1 night family trip

Elan at Ballena Beach, Ballena

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