Hotel Pass Plus Countrywide Daily Shuttle





Gray Line offers you a different way to discover Costa Rica.  Traveling freely through major tourism destinations, you can get to know the people, culture, and traditions that characterize this peaceful Central American country.

Customize your Costa Rica vacation by choosing from a variety of hotels and rental cars or have us drive you on our countrywide daily shuttles.
This program’s lodging offering includes over 30 strategically located hotels so that you can map out the perfect Costa Rica road trip!

What is the Gray Line’s Hotel Pass program about?

Gray Line’s Hotel Pass allows you to buy discounted hotel nights in advance. Each pass purchased gives you the right to stay one night at one of the over 30 hotels from the program. These hotels are strategically located along Costa Rica’s major tourism attractions letting you customize your trip to perfection. And, they include daily breakfast.

What to do with each pass?

Using our Hotel Pass is easy:

  • Call the hotel of your choice one day before your arrival to inquire about their availability.
  • Fax or email the pass or passes that you will use to pay for your stay to the hotel - one pass per night.
  • Upon your arrival to the hotel, give the original passes to the person checking you in.

Where to stay?

  • Map out a route that fits your taste or needs based on the list of participating hotels (check out our suggested routes below, call us or visit our offices if you need assistance with this)
  • Decide on how many nights you’ll need to stay at hotels in Costa Rica
  • Get a hotel pass for each night (remember, breakfast is included)
  • Enjoy your vacation in Costa Rica!




1 Balmoral Downtown 2222-5022
2 Best Western San José Downtown Downtown 2255-4766
3 Best Western Irazú Hotel & Casino San José 2290-9300
4 Casa Roland Downtown 2248-1580
5 City One Downtown 2257-0191
6 Clarion Amón Plaza Downtown 2231-6571
7 Gran Hotel Costa Rica Downtown 2221-4000
8 Hotel The Palm House Downtown 2222-5266
9 Occidental Torremolinos San José 2223-9063
10 Volcan Turrialba Lodge Turrialba 2273-4335
11 Vesuvio Downtown 2256-1616


12 Arenal Pacífico Central Pacific 2643-3730
13 Best Western Kamuk Central Pacific 2777-0811
14 Canciones del Mar Central Pacific 2643-3273
15 Casitas Eclipse Central Pacific 2777-0408
16 Fuego del Sol Central Pacific 2643-7171
17 Inn on the Park Central Pacific 2777-5115
18 Balcón del Mar Central Pacific 2649-2223
19 Pacífico Lunada Central Pacific 2777-3168
20 Karahé Central Pacific 2777-0170
21 Layla Resort Central Pacific 2777-3445
22 Hotel Timarai Central Pacific 2770-8360
23 Best Western Jacó Beach Resort Central Pacific 2643-1000


24 Arenal Lodge Northern Plains 2460-1881
25 Arenal Springs Northern Plains 2479-1212
26 Arenal Manoa Northern Plains 2479-1111
27 Arenal Country Inn Northern Plains 2479-9669
28 Arenal Volcano Inn Northern Plains 2461-2021
29 Chachagua Rainforest Hotel Chachagua / Arenal 2468-1010
30 Hotel Fortuna Northern Plains 2479-9197
31 Hotel Las Colinas Northern Plains 2479-9305
32 Las Cabañitas Northern Plains 2479-9343
33 Lomas del Volcán Northern Plains 2479-9000
34 Montaña de Fuego Northern Plains 2479-1220
35 Magic Mountain Northern Plains 2479-7246
36 Occidental El Tucano Northern Plains 2460-3141
37 Tilajari Country Club Northern Plains 2469-9091
38 Celeste Mountain Lodge Northern Plains 2278-6628
39 Volcano Lodge Northern Plains 2460-6080


40 Belmar Monteverde 2645-5201
41 El Establo Monteverde 2645-5110
42 Los Jardines Monteverde Monteverde 2645-6038
43 Heliconia Monteverde 2645-5109
44 Finca Valverde Monteverde 2645-5157
45 Mirador Lodge Monteverde 2645-5354


46 Atlántida Lodge Caribbean 2755-0213
47 Ciudad Perdida Eco Lodge Caribbean 2755-0303
48 Hacienda Pozo Azul Sarapiquí-Caribbean 2438-2616
49 El Bambú Caribbean 2766-6005
50 La Isla Inn Puerto Viejo-Caribbean 2750-0109
51 La Quinta Sarapiqui Sarapiquí-Caribbean 2761-1052
52 Selva Verde Lodge Caribbean 2766-6800
53 Sueño Azul Caribbean 2764-1000
54 Villas del Caribe Caribbean 2750-0202


55 Savegre Lodge South Pacific 2740-1028
56 Suria Lodge South Pacific 2740-1004
57 Cristal Ballena South Pacific 2786-5354
58 Villas Gaia South Pacific 2786-5044
59 Hacienda Jabe South Pacific 2743-8081
60 Whales and Dolphins South Pacific 2743-8150


61 Arena Blanca North Pacific 2656-2025
62 Eco Playa Beach Resort North Pacific 2676-1010
63 Best Western Tamarindo North Pacific 2653-0114
64 Best Western Camino a Tamarindo Tamarindo -North Pacific 2653-6818
65 Condovac La Costa North Pacific 2690-3300
66 Flamingo Beach Resort North Pacific 2654-4444
67 Buena Vista Lodge North Pacific 2690-1414
68 Cañon de la Vieja Lodge North Pacific 2665-5912
69 Giada Samara North Pacific 2656-0132
70 Hacienda Guachipelín North Pacific 2666-8075
71 Bahia del Sol North Pacific 2654-4671
72 Villagio Flor del Pacífico North Pacific 2654-4664
73 Mediterraneus Hotel North Pacific 2654-5349
74 Hotel & Villas Nacazcol North Pacific 2522-5428

Suggested routes:

Beach Route 1: Central Valley – Central Pacific (Jacó/Manuel Antonio) – North Pacific (Guanacaste)
Beach Route 2 (more rustic/authentic): Central Valley – Caribbean (Puerto Viejo)
Nature Route 1 (4x4 strongly recommended): Central Valley – Northern Plains (Arenal) – Monteverde
Nature Route 2 (4x4 strongly recommended): Central Valley – Central Pacific – South Pacific
Relax Route: Central Valley – Northern Plains (Arenal) – North Pacific

How to get around?

A) Rental car

Costa Rica offers such a wide range of destinations that renting a car and exploring the country on your own can be a very rewarding experience… especially if you are an adventurous traveler!  To get anywhere in the country we recommend you get a 4x4 car; yet, a regular car can handle most destinations, excluding Monteverde and other remote rural areas.

Suzuki Jimny or equivalent
 4X4. 5 doors, AM-FM radio with CD Player,  manual (5 speed), up to 5 people, A/C, 1300cc.

Terms & Conditions
In order to rent a car, drivers must be at least 21 years old and have a valid driver’s license.  A major credit card is required and a minimum US$ 1,000.00 security deposit will be held on it, depending on the car rented.  The car’s pick up and drop off can be done in San José, at the airport, and at major destinations throughout Costa Rica.

Unlimited mileage and assistance 24 hours a day at over 25 service stations throughout the country.

B) Countrywide Daily Shuttles

Just relax and enjoy the journey in our secure and comfortable A/C buses.  Our daily shuttles pick you up at your hotel and take you to the most important tourist areas and attractions in Costa Rica.  Let our professional and friendly drivers take care of you!


Price with rental car: 
Net rates per person based upon passenger’s choices.  Taxes included.

Car type # nights Single Double Triple

Suzuki Jimny without insurance





Insurance coverage:

Suzuki Jimny (manual – 5 speeds):

  • Basic coverage: US$15.00 per day
  • Full coverage: US$30.00 per day 
Price with Countrywide Daily Shuttles:

Service # nights Single Double Triple

Countrywide Daily Shuttle





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