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A land of rainforests, volcanoes, and tropical beaches, Costa Rica is a vacation destination full of adventure, amazement, and even a little relaxation. Whether you want to explore the wildlife-rich jungles, lay on a white-sand beach, pack your days full of activities, or indulge in a wellness break, Costa Rica has got it all. If you’re looking for luxurious Costa Rica villas, then look no further than our stunning range of homes in the popular Tamarindo area, ideally located for exploring the highlights of this incredible country.
Costa Rica is in Central America - the strip of land that connects the North American and South America continents.
Costa Rica is generally a safe country, although it is wise to remain alert in crowded areas and avoid being out alone after dark.
San Jose is the capital and largest city in Costa Rica.
Yes, a passport is required for entry into Costa Rica for everyone, including Americans.
Also known as the ‘green season’ the rainy season in Costa Rica broadly takes place between May and November.
Spanish is the primary language in Costa Rica.
The Costa Rican Colon is the currency of Costa Rica.
There are some required and recommended vaccines for those traveling to Costa Rica. If you are traveling from a country with a risk of Yellow Fever transmission, then a vaccine for Yellow Fever is required. It is also recommended to get or update Hepatitis A, Tetanus, Typhoid, and Rabies vaccines. Currently, you do not need a COVID vaccine to enter Costa Rica.
There are 200 volcanoes in Costa Rica, although only 5 of those are known to be active.
Yes, there are two species of sloth endemic to Costa Rica; the Brown-throated sloth and Hoffman’s two-toed sloth.
Grilled meat and seafood are the most prevalent dishes you’ll find in Costa Rica but in the capital, San Jose, and other large tourist areas, you’ll find a fantastic selection of both local and international restaurants. For local cuisine, El Taller De Bille Sazon is a popular choice in San Jose, with a fantastic tasting menu introducing guests to the finest Costa Rican dishes. More Costa Rican fusion is available at HiR Fine Dining, which offers beautiful local cuisine, fantastically presented, and plenty of vegetarian and vegan options. If you’re craving something international, you can easily find top-notch Vietnamese, Italian, and American restaurants in San Jose and in other popular destinations such as Tamarindo and Arenal.
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The best time to visit Costa Rica depends greatly on what you want to do during your stay. The best weather is from Decemebr through March, when days are long, bright, warm, and sunny. From May through October, it is the wet or 'green' season in Costa Rica, and this is the best time to visit for wildlife watchers.
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With our fantastic Travel Extras service, you can enjoy luxury additions to your Costa Rica vacation. From Costa Rica villas with chefs to private airport transfers and grocery deliveries to attraction tickets, our Travel Extras service can tailor your trip to you. For example, if you book a Costa Rica villa with chef, our Travel Planner team will arrange for a local, knowledgeable chef to plan, prepare and cook delicious meals to your taste and preferences, giving you the opportunity to enjoy expert-cooked meals from the comfort of your Costa Rica vacation rental. To organize Costa Rica villas with chefs or any other Travel Extras, visit our dedicated page, or get in touch with our incredible Travel Planners to assist with your booking.
Costa Rica is a beautifully warm and sunny destination, particularly if you're visiting during the dry season. To beat the heat, our villas in Costa Rica with private pools are the perfect places to stay. Luxurious, sleek, and modern Costa Rica vacation rentals with traditional and local touches, make these exquisite villas irresistible accommodations in the Tamarindo area. The pools in these Costa Rica villas are large, outdoor pools that are great for exercising and doing a few early morning laps to get the day started, or simply relaxing in the cooling water or on a nearby sun lounger, looking over the Pacific Ocean as the waves roll up the coastline.
Convenient, private, and beautifully designed, our Costa Rica condos are perfect for couples’ getaways or family vacations. Most of these 2 or 3-bedroom homes can sleep as many as 12 people, so they have plenty of space, and luxurious amenities that set them apart from other Costa Rica vacation rentals. There are also larger Costa Rica condos available, sleeping up to 19 guests. With private pools, on-site parking, and games areas, our Costa Rica condos are luxurious and packed with facilities to make your vacation in this incredible country truly unforgettable.
Costa Rica’s beaches are the stuff of legends, with the country’s coastlines offering wondrous variety in the form of idyllic palm-fringed white sand, dramatic volcanic beaches, and even ethereal pink sands, one of the few places in the world that you can find this. Get close to the most beautiful beaches in Central America with our Costa Rica beach villas. These luxurious rentals on the Pacific coast are within mere moments of some of the country’s best stretches of sand, including the famous Tamarindo Beach. Enjoy waking up to magnificent ocean views from your elevated condo or luxury vacation home, strolling down to the beach, and spending the day hitting the surf or relaxing on the sand.