Ario EcoRanch Lodge

Ecolodge Design

Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica

Ario EcoRanch Lodge is located just north of Manzanillo Vilage in the Nicoya Peninsula of Costa Rica. The site is bordered by a small river and a beach and has dramatic views of the Pacific Ocean.

HM Design was the lead Consultant, ecotourism planner and landscape architect for a Pacific Ocean-facing ecolodge located within a 4000-acre Ranch. HM Design’s team consisted of a Eco-psychologist and local Landscape Architect worked closely with the client family to prepare a Conceptual Master Plan which includes a high-end 18-unit ecolodge and wellness center, rental pool homes, pool, stables, library and trails.