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Top Rated Modern Beach Front Condo - 3br/3.5ba. - Diamante del Sol
4.9/5Exceptional! (179 reviews)
Better than the description

"I have rented through VRBO, but this was my first international rental. Julie is like having your own personal travel agent. She made everything about the trip for the 6 of us (3 adults and 3 teenagers) incredible. She arranged our transfers from the airport and our tours, answered our questions ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2020

Top Rated Modern Beach Front Condo - 3br/3.5ba. - Diamante del Sol
Pumilio Mountain & Ocean Hotel
4 out of 5
2 Km South from Cruce de Herradura, towards Jaco and 1 km East, Pueblo Nuevo, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $92 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (473 reviews)

"the property is definitely an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. It's nicely tucked away off of a main road. The waterfall created such a beautiful ambiance."…"

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2020

Pumilio Mountain & Ocean Hotel
Best in Jaco Diamante del Sol Condos
4 out of 5
Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $112 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (208 reviews)

"Right on the beach! Short walking distance to town, a block away, with lots of restaurants and shopping nearby. Awesome pool! The sunsets are incredible here."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Best in Jaco Diamante del Sol Condos
Hotel Villa Creole
3 out of 5
Calle Europa 20, Jaco, Puntarenas
The price is $66 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (439 reviews)

"Secure and quiet. Good location. Nice people to assist at the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Hotel Villa Creole
Encantada Ocean Cottages
3 out of 5
Desde Carretera 34 Esterillos Este, 100 Mts. Norte Del Hotel Pelicano, Esterillos Este, Puntarenas
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4.6/5Wonderful! (69 reviews)
Wonderful Place to Relax at the Beach

"Encantada is a beautiful facility with a beach on the Pacific in Esterillos Este. It also has a pool and yoga classes. It's an wonderful place to relax for a few days."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Encantada Ocean Cottages
Hotel Ibiza
2.5 out of 5
50 Meters West of Alamo Rent a Car, Bohio Street, Jaco, Puntarenas
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4.5/5Wonderful! (127 reviews)

"Very nice hotel with two pools and cafe. And its located just 100 meters away from the ocean. Our room was very clean and cozy, and everything there was in excellent working order, including fridge, plasma TV and air conditioner. The staff of the hotel are just great. All of them are very nice and ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Hotel Ibiza
Hotel Club Del Mar
3.5 out of 5
250 Meter South of, El Arroyo Service Station, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $144 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (199 reviews)
Short stop over

"We had a wonderful experience .The staff were so friendly and accommodating.wished we could have stayed longer.It was a very pleasant enjoyed stay."…"

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019

Hotel Club Del Mar
Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort
4.5 out of 5
800 Meters West, From Herredura Bay Entrance, Jaco, Puntarenas
The price is $135 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (521 reviews)

"This property has falling behind a few years ago, but they have been improving it and they're now recovering their mojo. I'm glad because the place is gorgeous."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort
Oceano Boutique Hotel & Gallery
4 out of 5
500 Metros Este de la Pops, Calle Lapa Verde, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $109 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,024 reviews)

"This was a great place to stay and the travel agent at the lobby was excellent, helping us to find activities to do around Jaco that made our trip so much more enjoyable. The hotel was very nice and the staff were really helpful!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Oceano Boutique Hotel & Gallery
Hotel Buddha House
2 out of 5
Pastor Diaz main Avenue, facing El Bohio Street, Centro, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $27 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (115 reviews)
Buddah House

"The place has small courtyard to park in. Cars have to be moved to gey out."…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

Hotel Buddha House
Hotel South Beach
3 out of 5
Calle Moreno, Jaco, Puntarenas
The price is $94 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (156 reviews)

"Josh and staff were super phenomenal. Excellent customer service. Hotel in the beach, nice pool bar and restaurant. Felt safe with security guards present at all times. The rooms could be improved But it was nonetheless quiet and suited our needs."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Hotel South Beach
Croc's Resort and Casino
4 out of 5
800 metros norte del Banco de Costa Rica, Jaco, Puntarenas
The price is $146 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (939 reviews)

"Short drive to many trips and excursions, and all offered hotel pick up."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Croc's Resort and Casino
Best in Jaco Beach Front Luxury Condos
3.5 out of 5
Avenida Pastor Diaz, Plaza Coral, Office #11, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $112 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (105 reviews)
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Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Best in Jaco Beach Front Luxury Condos
Jacó Laguna Resort and Beach Club
3.5 out of 5
Calle Madrigal, Jaco, Puntarenas
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4.2/5Very Good! (515 reviews)

"Loved updates rooms and gorgeous pool! Location was excellent"…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Jacó Laguna Resort and Beach Club
Hotel Tramonto
3.5 out of 5
Playa Hermosa, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $70 per night
4/5Very Good! (348 reviews)

"The personnel were very kind. They were always smiling. They wanted to please us."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Hotel Tramonto
Hotel Punta Leona
3 out of 5
Punta Leona Garabito, Tarcoles, Puntarenas
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The price is $118 per night
3.9/5Good! (487 reviews)

"Something I didn’t understand until I got there was that this is not a hotel, it’s a community. It includes apartments and condos for rent a pool complex and access to the beach. The apartment itself was nice and spacious and fully equipped. My only negative comment would have to beRegarding the ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

Hotel Punta Leona
Beach Break Resort
3 out of 5
200m South of the Muni of Jaco Beach, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $62 per night
3.8/5Good! (689 reviews)

"Nice place to stay on the beach, beach has big waves if you like to surf, makes it a little hard to swim. Our room was clean & the staff at front desk & restaurant were nice. Breakfast was very good. For $34 a day per person you can get all inclusive(Lunch, dinner) and drinks from 2-10pm. In which ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Beach Break Resort
Balcon del Mar Beach Front Hotel
3 out of 5
Bohio Street, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $103 per night
3.4/5 (238 reviews)

"right across the street from the beach! also had pools if you prefer less sand :)"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

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Beach Hotels in Jaco

Known for its beautiful beaches and surfing, Jaco offers a lot for the traveler looking to book a beach vacation. With 138 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this relaxing destination, it's a breeze to find one that meets your needs.

As you browse for a place to stay by the water in Jaco, check out these top-rated beach hotels with positive customer reviews.

Croc's Resort and Casino - 4 spa hotel on the beach. It features an outdoor pool, daily, and a spa tub. Activities include boat tours and scuba diving. Guests love the central location and size.

Luxury Oceanfront Condo, Amazing Views, Amazing Beach! - Condo on the beach. Our travelers recommend its pool and central location. This condo boasts a spa tub, kitchens, and televisions.

Hotel Buddha House - 2 hostel near Jaco Beach. It offers an outdoor pool, complimentary wireless Internet access, and free self parking. Activities include surfing/boogie boarding. Guest reviews highlight the beach and pool.

Best in Jaco Beach Front Luxury Condos - 3.5 condo on the beach. It features an outdoor pool, complimentary wireless Internet access, and free self parking. Guests love the beach and pool.

Hotel Villa Creole - 3 hotel near Jaco Beach. Our travelers recommend its beach and breakfast. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, full, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Planning Your Trip to Jaco

Good weather can be important during a beach vacation, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit.

  • Hottest months: April, May, March, and June, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 62°F
  • Driest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.54 inches
  • Rainiest months: September, October, June, and August, with an average rainfall of 11.66 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Jaco

After arriving and checking into your hotel, you'll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you can't wait to check out the beaches, head to Jaco Beach or Herradura Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Take advantage of the area's surfing and swimming, and make time for local attractions like Neo Fauna and Teatro Jaco. For more things to see and do, consider visiting Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park or Auto Mercado Herradura. Visitors also enjoy Jaco for its:
  • Ziplining
  • Tours
  • Bars
  • Yoga

Getting Around Jaco

To get to Jaco, book a flight to San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 39.2 mi (63.1 km) from the city center. If you'd like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

Frequently asked questions

What is Jaco like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its stunning beaches and surfing, Jaco has a lot to offer the traveler dreaming of a beach holiday. This relaxing destination has 133 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it’s easy to find one that works for you.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Jaco?
Hotel Villa Creole is a top 3-star beach resort with 3 outdoor pools and 2 restaurants. Other good choices to stay near the beach include Hotel South Beach and Beach Break Resort. Head to Jaco Beach or Herradura Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the seasonal weather like in Jaco?
Curious about the best time to visit? These temperature and rainfall averages will give you an idea of the local weather. The hottest months are usually April and May with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 70°F. Average annual rainfall for Jaco is 73 inches.
What is there to see and do around Jaco?
After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you can’t wait to check out the beaches, head to Esterillos Beach or Hermosa Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Take advantage of the area’s surfing and swimming, and make time for local attractions like Jaco Beach and Herradura Beach. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park or Mantas Beach.
What's the best way to get around Jaco?
If you’re looking to fly in to Jaco, the closest major airport is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), located 39.2 mi (63.1 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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