Things to Do in Costa Rica at Dreams Las Mareas Resort


Do as much or as little as you like at Dreams Las Mareas Resort & Spa. After all, it’s your vacation.

  • Catch some rays poolside or out on our expansive palm-studded beach, and enjoy a variety of leisurely activities
  • Take to the sea for fun non-motorized sports
  • Drop off the kids at the Explorer’s Club – a fully supervised children’s program with lots of fun activities
  • Teens can hang out at the Core Zone
  • Grab a workout at our state-of-the-art fitness center
  • Enjoy a wide variety of land tours and excursions in Costa Rica* 

Indoor/Outdoor Activities

  • Two oceanfront swimming pools and a steaming whirlpool
  • "La Cascada" water slide with pool for kids
  • Euro-bungee
  • Cooking and cocktail classes
  • Dance lessons
  • Deep sea fishing*
  • Spanish lessons
  • Beach Olympics
  • Beach soccer
  • Big screen movies
  • Yoga
  • Theme nights and parties
  • Bocce-ball
  • Weekly beach party
  • Ping-pong
  • Table games
  • Local wildlife watching
  • Jogging
  • Explorer's Club for kids
  • Core Zone Teens Club


Costa Rica Cooking Class and Coffee Demo: Learn how to make gallo pinto – a traditional Costa Rican dish of rice, beans, vegetables and spices with ingredients from local farmers. Use a chorreador, a Costa Rican coffee making device, to make fresh coffee with local beans. 

Water Sports

  • Introductory scuba lesson in the pool
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Snorkeling
  • Water polo
  • Water aerobics
  • Kayaking
  • Kite surfing*

Water Tours & Excursions*

Enjoy a variety of water sports during your stay at Dreams Las Mareas, or AMStar will arrange a special aqua tour for you:

  • Scuba diving (experienced and non-experienced levels)
  • Fishing trips
  • Kayaking
  • Sunset sailing and snorkeling
  • Stand-up paddle boarding (SUP)
  • Surfing

*Note that these tours may vary in length and distance from the resort. Please contact concierge to arrange. Additional costs apply. 


Babysitting services are available 24 hours. Please contact your concierge for pricing and please call minimum 24 hours in advance to arrange services.

Fitness Center

Enjoy access to a fully-equipped gym!

Open 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 

  • Treadmills
  • Ellipticals
  • Stationary bicycles
  • Universal machine
  • Strength and weight training modules
  • Free weights and fitness machines
See More Close

*Additional costs may apply

Note: The use of drones or artifacts that fly or float in or on the premises of AMResorts hotels is strictly forbidden, except for those that have written authorization from the General Management of the hotel.