We have spent many years exploring Costa Rica and have complied information about the best Costa Rica vacation destinations to make your vacation planning easier. We can help you decide where to stay in Costa Rica. Costa Rica is a beautifully diverse country with so much to see and do. We can also suggest the best places to visit in Costa Rica. In fact, many people decide to travel throughout the country, choosing 2 -3 destinations for a 7 to 10 day-long Costa Rica vacation. Others decide to stay in one place to get to know the area and culture. The choice is up to you! Once you know where you want to go, we can help you choose activities, hotels and transport. Our well-traveled Adventure Specialists will help you plan the perfect Costa Rica vacation and you the best places where to stay in Costa Rica!
The Arenal Volcano La Fortuna area is surrounded by lush rainforest, wild rivers, deep canyons, an impressively-large, freshwater lake, natural hot springs, secret swimming holes, waterfalls and a robust hospitality sector on par with any top-tourist destination anywhere in the world. Stay in one of the most-comfortable, beautiful hotel rooms with amazing views of the iconic and majestic Arenal Volcano right from your secluded balcony!
Known as the sister beach to Playa Samara, Playa Carillo is a small typical Costa Rica town that still remains somewhat untouched by tourism. The town itself does not have much to offer so for those looking for a more action packed vacation we recommend staying in Samara and visiting this gorgeous beach on day trips.
Playa Flamingo is a typical Costa Rican beach town set right on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Guanacaste. It is the home to a beautiful crescent shaped beach that stretches over a mile long. Plus there are many hotels and restaurants to choose from offering something to satisfy all tastes and budgets.
Costa Rica is surrounded by some of the most-amazing coastlines in the world and Guanacaste is one of the jewels of the Pacific Coast. You'll hear yourself saying: "Ahhhh... Life's a Beach" while staying in Guanacaste. Everybeach you go to along this golden coast is famous for some of the best sunsets in the world. And the climate on that part of the Costa Rican coast is like Southern California - very arid and sunny almost all-year long. You can't go wrong in Guanacaste if you add it to your Costa Rica vacation itinerary!
Playa Hermosa, meaning Beautiful Beach was gifted this name for a good reason. Its grey-sand and calm waters make this an ideal place for relaxing on the beach or care-free swimming. Plus the sunsets are stunning!
Jaco is the closest beach town to San Jose, Costa Rica's
capital. It's a nice calm comparison to the bustling capital city but it still
has high energy nightlife and lots of things to see and do. In fact, it is
known for its electric party scene and it's
legendary surfing beaches.
Langosta Beach is an area of Guanacaste, Costa Rica located close to the lively town of Tamarindo. It's beach has white sand and deep blue waters, ideal for beach volleyball, swimming and the occasional body surf!
Manuel Antonio is located just two and a half hours away from the San Jose airport and sits in a beautiful area on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica.
The beautiful beaches, friendly local folk, and protected National Park are some things that have been captivating people's attention from all over the world and bringing them here for many years. Plus, you will have plenty to see and do with access to a number of pristine beaches, crystal clear waters, lush rainforest and great restaurants!