Hotel Development Costa Rica

Airplane Turned Treetop Hotel Open in Costa Rica - Curbed

Excerpt from Curbed

Add this one to the bucket list: adventurous travelers in Costa Rica can stay in a vintage Boeing 727 airplane, refurbished into a two-bedroom suite that sits high in the jungle canopy.

The Hotel Costa Verde is located in a coastal rainforest between the Manuel Antonio National Park and the Pacific Ocean. While the hotel boasts 3 cliff-side pools, sundecks, and other room options, its most unique accommodation is without a doubt the 727 fuselage, originally manufactured in 1965.

Following the trend of converting disused airplanes into homes, restaurants, hotels, and kindergartens, the hotel salvaged the airplane from the San Jose airport and transported the structure on five big-rig trucks into the Costa Rican jungle. After an extensive remodel, the airplane and its surrounding wood deck are now perched on a 50-foot pedestal offering panoramic ocean and jungle views.

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