The Butterfly villa

The Butterfly Villa sleeps up to five with two double beds one which has a single bunk. This villa is equipped with air conditioning, ceiling fan, a private bathroom (which features an outdoor shower), hot water and small fridge. It has a small terrace with it’s own mango tree incorporated into the construction.
$60.00 p/n (2 adults)
$5.00 each additional child
$10.00 each additional adult (13+)


The gecko villa

The Gecko Villa is the most private dwelling at La Buena Vida, nestled into the jungle. Two sleep comfortably in a queen bed and enjoy bird and wildlife viewing in a hammock on the private terrace. The Gecko Villa is equipped with private bathroom (enclosed shower), hot water, air conditioning, ceiling fan and small fridge.

$80.00 p/n 2 adults maximum

+10% tax

The bird villa

The Bird Villa is a two story dwelling with a large terrace and private bathroom downstairs. Four sleep comfortably on two double beds and can enjoy the small terrace upstairs. This cabana is equipped with air conditioning, hot water, small fridge and hammocks.

$70.00 p/n 2 adults
$5.00 each additional child
$10.00 each additional adult (13+)

+10% tax

Casa del mar

This Large studio has a fully equipped kitchen, air conditioning, private bath with hot water, and spacious outdoor patio including a barbeque grill.  It can sleep up to eight people on two double beds, two single bunk beds and a double futon.  Perfect for large groups or fishermen who love to cook their fresh catch.
$100 p/n 4 adults
$20 each additional adult (13+)
$10 each additional child

+10% tax

other accommodations

Las casitas

Las Casitas is located in the heart of Santa Catalina directly next door to La Buena Vida. This two bedroom two bathroom custom home is located within walking distance to beaches, surf breaks, restaurants and shops. It sleeps up to 8 people people in two double beds (one master bedroom, one private bedroom) and four single matresses in a beautiful ward wood loft.  There is a fully equipped kitchen, a/c in the bedrooms and of course hammocks.
$150 p/n 4 adults
$12.50 each additional person (8 max)

tax included


The Boarder’s Haven Hostel is located directly next door and managed exclusively by La Buena Vida. This three bedroom, two bathroom house has two rooms with two single beds and one room with one double and one single bed.  Rooms are private with a/c but shared bath (hot shower) and communal kitchen.
Nightly rates are as follows (CASH ONLY):
$25 Single Occupancy
$30 Double Occupancy
$35 Triple Occupany