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Hotel Banana Azul


Offering an outdoor swimming pool and an extensive garden, Hotel Banana Azul is located in Playa Negra beach and 1.6 mi from Puerto Viejo town center. Free WiFi access is available in all areas.The rooms come with outdoor seating area and a fan. The private bathrooms have shower.

Guests can enjoy in the on-site restaurant local food and international dishes. Other options can be found in Puerto Viejo town center.

At Hotel Banana Azul you will find a terrace and a bar. Other facilities offered at the property include a tour desk and luggage storage.

This property is 3.1 mi from Playa Cocles and 6.2 mi from Manzanillo Wildlife Reserve. Limón International Airport is 50 minutes’ drive away.


Sloth Caribbean Cabinas

Separated from the main building, our two Sloth Caribbean Cabinas are on the 2nd floor with partial ocean views. Rooms are newly refurbished with a Caribbean Beach Cottage style. Room includes a private deck overlooking gardens and ocean. Rooms have wifi, hammocks and a queen bed. Ideal for two couples traveling together when both units are rented.

Ocean Rooms

Located on the top floor, Ocean Rooms feature spacious adjoining decks with side views of the beach, hammock and hardwood furniture. Each room has a queen bed with the option of adding a twin for a third person or separate beds.

Dolphin Room

The Dolphin Room is a larger corner top floor Ocean Room with an extra spacious deck featuring garden & swimming pool views, side views of the beach, hammock and hardwood furniture. The room has a queen bed with the option of adding a twin bed for a third person or separate beds.

Red Frog Tropical Suite

Located on the main floor under the Apartment, tucked away in the corner of our property, our Red Frog Tropical Suite comes with a private plunge pool, deluxe bathroom with rain shower, Cable TV, A/C, oversized patio with fish pond and private gardens.

Larger parties up to 6 guests can additionally rent the Tree House Apartment, which is on the second floor above Red Frog Tropical Suite. It is like renting a 3 bedroom/2 bath 2-floor house with private lounge pool included.

Howler Suite

Our best sea-view corner room with wrap-around deck, closest to the beach. Room features a queen bed, Cable TV and a deluxe bathroom with tub for two overlooking the beach. It has been the room that is most popular with honeymooners.

Stuff To Do

  Food & Drink

  • Wine/Champagne (additional charge)
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Great Coffee!


  • Shuttle service
  • Adults only
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Car rental
  • Safe
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service

All Inclusive

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Eat & Drink

Banana Azul Restaurant & Bar

Open to the public and our guests every day from 6am to 9pm
Banana Azul’s motto for their restaurant is ‘Fresh & Simple.’ They strive to only use fresh ingredients and try to stay away from processed foods. They also offer vegetarian options. Their restaurant is not ideal for people on a vegan diet. If you are on a special diet please check with them before reserving to see if we can accommodate you.

Get Busy & Entertainment


  • Cooking class Off-site (additional charge)
  • Tour or class about local culture (additional charge)
  • Happy hour (additional charge)
  • Beach
  • Snorkeling Off-site
  • Horseback riding Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Fishing Off-site (additional charge)


Pool and Spa

  • Swimming pool
  • Yoga classes
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Outdoor pool (year-round)
  • Massage (additional charge)

Weddings & Groups

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There are currently no special offers for this hotel.