El Mangroove is a simply perfect beach resort with the disposition of a gorgeous boutique hotel. With personalized service and features that resemble a small well cared small place, El Mangroove offers the best of both Worlds, merging exclusive luxury and sophisticated ambiance with an environment that becomes a joyful memory for any of its guests.


The Mangroove is placed on a black sand beach on a sea that looks like a pristine lagoon.  Their cuisine is superb gourmet fusion and the atmosphere of the award winning pool makes a fantastic stay for all participants of any program.


 Getting there:

El Mangroove is only 20 minutes away from the Liberia Airport.

As you arrive:

You arrive at an open air lobby that shows the beauty, the freedom atmosphere and the natural richness of Costa Rica.

El Mangroove Lobby

El Mangroove Lobby

About El Mangroove for an Incentive Program



El Mangroove gives 40,000 ft² of indoor and open-air space, accentuated by a 1938 ft² ballroom.

Three more conference rooms, spread ballroom yards and gardens, an event pavilion, and the outdoor areas with scenic views present further venues for striking themed events managed by Premio DMC.

We can work together with El Mangroove to create thrilling menus, unforgettable themed events, unique team building exercises and any sort of activity that comes to mind, totally surrounded by the exotic tropical nature that surrounds the resort.

Meetings and Events

El Mangroove features over 3500 square feet (330m²) of total meeting and event space. With the following facilities:

Plasma screens

High-Speed Internet Access,

Fully equipped kitchens

A/V equipment



Sustainable luxury food with ocean-to-table or farm to the table menus in a fantastic cocktail of moods and tastes.

El Mangroove’s dining is created to tempt all appetites. The atmosphere is meant to enjoy, stay, chat, play, eat and engage with others.



El Mangrooveʼs main restaurant defines our gastronomic philosophy: a culinary experience that includes flexibility, comfort, creativity and personalized gestures that are made for participants to have a banquet to the senses.


6:00 am to 11:00 am: Breakfast Service
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm: Dinner Service

Makoko Menu


A rainbow of zest for the pickiest palate. Just like a painting comes to life when it’s created with the perfect combination of colors, you’ll find every dish is cooked with the ideal mixture of condiments and creativity.


10:00 AM TO 6:30 PM

Matiss Menu



  • BBQ Facilities (additional charge)
  • Terrace
  • Grounds

Pool and Spa

  • Pool With View
  • Outdoor Pool (all year)
  • Massage
  • Spa (additional charge)
  • Fitness Center


  • Pets are not allowed.

Food & Drink

  • Special Diet Meals (upon request)
  • Snack Bar
  • Restaurant With Dining Menu
  • Breakfast in the Room
  • Bar


  • WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge. 


  • Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed). 

Front Desk Services

  • Concierge Service
  • Baggage Storage(additional charge)
  • Tour Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • 24-Hour Front Desk

Entertainment & Family Services

  • Board Games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child Services(additional charge)

Cleaning Services

  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Suit Press
  • Ironing Service (additional charge)
  • Laundry (additional charge)

Business Facilities

  • Business Center


  • Air Conditioning
  • All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
  • Shops (on site)
  • Packed Lunches
  • Soundproof Rooms
  • Safe
  • VIP Room Facilities
  • Hair/Beauty Salon
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Room Service

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

The Weather

El Mangroove is located in an unusual tropical life system: The Dry Forest.

With two very distinctive seasons: Sunny Season, starting in November and going all the way down to late May, and the Rainy Season, starting in early June and going all the way to late October.

Throughout the rainy season it mainly rains a couple of hours in the afternoons as you can see in the graphics below:

  • Average. Max. Temperature
  • Average. Min. Temperature.
  • Average Rainfall