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El Ocotal

Hello El Ocotal! While this North Pacific Coast destination may not appear at the top of every traveler's bucket list, you'll find plenty of vacation magic here.

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Managua can be found around 120 miles north of El Ocotal, while San Jose is 120 miles to the east.

Flamingo Beach and Conchal Beach are two popular attractions found in nearby Potrero. Potrero is a very reasonable 7 miles southwest of El Ocotal.

Pick up your favorite book and spend a little quiet time by the seaside. San Miguel Beach, 60 miles to the southeast, and Carrillo Beach, 50 miles to the south, are well worth your time.

If you enjoy the great outdoors, check out one of this region's nature areas. Parque Nacional Palo Verde is located 30 miles from El Ocotal, while Palo Verde National Park lies 30 miles away.

Make sure you visit Coco Beach or GoSouth Adventures Costa Rica.

Like the sound of Ericka's Fruit Stand and Rocio's Kitchen? They're in Playa Ocotal, some 0.2 miles out of El Ocotal. You could also have a look at Papagayo Golf and Country Club and Hermosa Bay Beach in Coco. This destination rests 2 miles out of El Ocotal.

Around 4 miles to the northeast of El Ocotal is Playa Hermosa, a regional hub where travelers can find Marina Papagayo, The Beach Chocolate Factory and Haras del Mar Equestrian Center. Ocotal Beach and The Congo Trail Canopy Tour are also cool options if you're still looking for more.

Make sure you take your taste buds on a tour of this region's alluring bars and restaurants.

Tourists will no doubt notice a lot of pork and chicken, two of the most characteristic regional ingredients.

Dine like the local residents do by ordering casado and arroz con pollo (rice and chicken).

Those who always have some room for dessert should try tres leches (custard flan).

Most places will have Bavaria on offer. Order a few pints with your pals and discover why this beer is a local favorite.

If you'd like a non-alcoholic beverage, you can always order a fresco de frutas (fruit shake).

If you'd like to drink like a local, ask for a glass of Ron Centenario, a fiery liquor.

The true essence of a country is to be found not just within its geography, but also in the rhythms of its language. Looking up a sampling of basic expressions in Spanish will make your experience much more rewarding. ¿Cómo estás? is the Spanish way to say how are you. Good luck is another great one to be familiar with, so put some work into learning ¡Buena suerte.

Being here on the 15th of September offers you a first-hand impression of Independence Day.

As your adventure draws to a close, spend your remaining colones on some last-minute gifts and bid "Hasta la vista" to the interesting people you've met and the landscapes you've seen.

You shouldn't worry about catching your flight. Just make sure you remember that the nearest airport is 13 miles to the east.

Pre-booking the perfect place to stay often equates to vacation happiness. You can check out some of the most popular lodging deals in El Ocotal through Expedia's lodging guide.

Some of the lodgings that might suit your needs in and around El Ocotal are the Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica and Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive.


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Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive

Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive

Playa Matapalo- Sardinal, El Ocotal
4.4
of 5, from 508 reviews
4.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this El Ocotal resort is within 12 mi (20 km) of Penca Beach, Flamingo Beach, and Coco Beach. Papagayo Golf and Country Club and Haras del Mar Equestrian Center are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive

Sardinal de Carrillo, El Ocotal
4.0
of 5, from 905 reviews
4.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this El Ocotal resort is within 12 mi (20 km) of Penca Beach, Flamingo Beach, and Coco Beach. Papagayo Golf and Country Club and Haras del Mar Equestrian Center are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Ocotal Beach Resort

Ocotal Beach Resort

Playa Del Coco 1, El Ocotal
3.5
of 5, from 134 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

This family-friendly El Ocotal resort is located by the sea, within 3 mi (5 km) of Ocotal Beach, Haras del Mar Equestrian Center and Coco Beach. Hermosa Bay Beach and Papagayo Golf and Country Club are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Corona del Mar

Corona del Mar

Playa Ocotal, El Ocotal
3.5 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this condo is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Ocotal Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of Haras del Mar Equestrian Center and Coco Beach. Hermosa Bay Beach and Papagayo Golf and Country Club are also within 9 mi (15 km).

$45
Hotel Villa Casa Blanca

Hotel Villa Casa Blanca

Playa Ocotal, El Ocotal
3.7
of 5, from 19 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Ocotal Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of Haras del Mar Equestrian Center and Coco Beach. Hermosa Bay Beach and Papagayo Golf and Country Club are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Bahia Pez Vela Resort

Bahia Pez Vela Resort

Playa Del Coco, El Ocotal
4.7
of 5, from 28 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this El Ocotal condominium resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Ocotal Beach, Coco Beach, and Haras del Mar Equestrian Center. Hermosa Bay Beach and Papagayo Golf and Country Club are also within 9 mi (15 km).

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