While staying in this area, visitors often make trips to the highlands to explore the three volcanoes or go hiking in the Braulio National Park. The hotel itself is close to three golf courses, a shopping mall, business center, and a number of international restaurants, including Indian, Chinese, Peruvian and Italian cuisine. A sampling of bars is also nearby, ranging from sports bars to bars that host live music and dancing. The Juan Santamaría International Airport is only a 20-minute drive, and the Tobias Bolaños Airport in Pavas is only 10 minutes away.
Out of Bounds is a boutique hotel that specializes in comfort and hospitality. The rooms are simple and quaint, tastefully decorated with local artisan work, hardwood floors and comfortable bedding. They are spacious, clean, and painted in shades of white and tan. Each features an outdoor sitting area with rocking chairs, as well as air-conditioning, cable TV, wireless internet, and a private hot water bathroom. The hotel looks out on the beautiful Central Valley, with views of the Irazú, Barva and Poás volcanoes in the distance.
A complimentary breakfast is served from 7:30 to 10:30 on the hotel’s terrace every morning. Guests can choose between “typical” breakfasts, which include gallo pinto, eggs, tortilla, coffee and juice, or the Continental option, which comes with cereal, fresh fruit, coffee and juice. Additionally, there is a community microwave, eating utensils, iron and ironing board, BBQ, and fire pit which guests are invited to use free of charge. Laundry service, DVDs, and cell phones can be enjoyed for a small free.
Out of Bounds runs its own tour company, which can arrange every detail of their guests’ trip, including transportation, lodging and tour packages. English, Spanish and Italian is spoken.