Costa Rica Travel Exchange


Welcome to the official website of Costa Rica Travel Exchange. Costa Rica is our sole destination.  We have been helping folks discover the beauty and magic of this tropical jewel since 1992.  We listen to our clients, and customize the perfect experience for your family, group, or just a romantic getaway for two.


Inside our site you will find lots of interesting information about this unique and diverse destination.  Click on the menu on the left to go to the different regions,  and learn which each area has to offer.  In each of these sections, you will learn about tours, hotels, and transportation options.


Costa Rica Clickable Map



Then take some time to find out about what makes us different than any other travel service.  Simply look to the columns on either side to to begin learning about the diverse regions of our country.  Check out the Tiquisimos scattered throughout the site.  These are little tidbits about uniquely Costa Rican foods, tours, and local customs.


We are always happy to talk about Costa Rica!
For fastest service, you can call us at
1(800) 256-0124


Why LoveCostaRica.com?

  • PRICING.  No Need to Shop til you drop.  We have the best prices at the lovely small hotels that are the true gems of Costa Rica.
  • SECURITY. You do not send money out of the country, nor do you pay until your itinerary is 100% fully confirmed.
  • EXPERIENCE.  We have been sending customers to Costa Rica exclusively since 1992.  It is all we do!
  • PEACE OF MIND. We know how to arrange seamless travel.  Your hotel reservations will be there when you arrive, and the other services will show up as promised.  No worries, no hassles.
  • CONVENIENCE.  One stop shopping.  We can arrange everything necessary for the trip of a lifetime.  No need to deal with multiple vendors.
  • NO SELLING. Planning a vacation should be fun!  You won't be subjected to high pressure tactics.  Just great service, from travel professionals

Meet the Owner



The president of Costa Rica Travel Exchange is Patrick Hewitt. Based in New Orleans, Pat already had extensive experience in tourism when he first came to Costa Rica as a tourist in 1990. He instantly felt at home. Two years later he formed our company, Costa Rica Travel Exchange, Inc.

Over the past 17 years, his company has grown to be one of the most respected tour operators in the Gulf South Region of the United States.