How to get here
The Hotel**** Resort & Spa Cristal
Ballena is located at
Playa Ballena (Ballena Beach) 25 kilometers
(15.5 miles) south of Dominical and 7
km South of Uvita,
close to the Marino
Ballena National Park,
on the left-hand side.
For GPS systems: Latidue: 9.124481 Longitude: -83.697828
(or Coordinates: 9°7'27"N 83°41'52"W )
Coming from San José: drive via San Isidro de El General (Pérez Zeledón) to Dominical. Coming from Quepos: drive direct from Quepos to Dominical (about 30 kilometers/18 miles). From Dominical head south on the new Costanera Sur Highway (Nr. 34) until you reach the Hotel Entrance at a busstation house on the left hand side of the road (7 km South of Uvita).
There are daily flights from San José and Quepos to Palmar Sur by NatureAir (www.natureair.com) and Sansa Airlines (www.flysansa.com). Flight time: 45 or 25 minutes. We would be glad to arrange to have you picked up from the airport.