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Top Jaco Beach Hotels

Top Rated Modern Beach Front Condo - 3br/3.5ba. - Diamante del Sol
Great for beach vacations
4.8/5Exceptional! (51 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, waterpark
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
Great for beach vacations
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 $99 per night from Jan 17 to Jan 18
4.7/5Exceptional! (514 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, massages on beach, beach towels, kids pool
Travelers say...

"Very good hotel, no good location, you need a car ."…"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

Pumilio Mountain & Ocean Hotel
Best in Jaco Diamante del Sol Condos
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $159 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
4.6/5Wonderful! (244 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, kids pool
Travelers say...

"Location is good ib Jaco Size od the apartment os reslly good and modern Conditions offered are really good"…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2020

Best in Jaco Diamante del Sol Condos
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Encantada Ocean Cottages
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Desde Carretera 34 Esterillos Este, 100 Mts. Norte Del Hotel Pelicano, Esterillos Este, Puntarenas
The price is $145 per night from Feb 12 to Feb 13
4.6/5Wonderful! (72 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach yoga, massages on beach
Travelers say...

"This place is amaaazing! Pay for an upgraded room... its worth it! Stunning rooms, such comfortable beds, yoga in the morning, hammocks and beach, great drinks. What else can you ask for? Definitely would come back here."…"

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2020

Encantada Ocean Cottages
Hotel Villa Creole
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Calle Europa 20, Jaco, Puntarenas
The price is $71 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
4.6/5Wonderful! (447 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The grounds were so beautiful with many different types of tropical vegetation scattered throughout the property. The room was roomy with a very nice large shower. Very quiet!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2020

Hotel Villa Creole
Hotel Ibiza
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
50 Meters West of Alamo Rent a Car, Bohio Street, Jaco, Puntarenas
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4.5/5Wonderful! (129 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pools
Travelers say...

"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
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
250 Meter South of, El Arroyo Service Station, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $180 per night from Feb 2 to Feb 3
4.5/5Wonderful! (203 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach bar, beach umbrellas
Travelers say...

"Great stay at Club del Mar, friendly staff, great location and nice room."…"

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

Hotel Club Del Mar
Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
800 Meters West, From Herredura Bay Entrance, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $163 per night from Feb 8 to Feb 9
4.4/5Wonderful! (567 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, kids pool
Travelers say...

"A really great resorts very close to Jaco and 1.5 hours from San Jose. The resort is part of a larger community with a golf course and marina. The resort is beautiful and well designed. Great pool area as well. Not as many foods options at the the Marriott's that we had but breakfast was good. The ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort
Oceano Boutique Hotel & Gallery
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
500 Metros Este de la Pops, Calle Lapa Verde, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $115 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
4.4/5Wonderful! (993 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Very nice hotel. Had a plunge pool in our room. Would’ve been nice to have hot water. The free breakfast was pretty good. Had late checkout and free bottle of wine. The beach is a 10 min walk away. The area is not that nice around. Would go back."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2020

Oceano Boutique Hotel & Gallery
Apartotel Flamboyant
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Avenida Pastor Diaz, 150 Oeste de, Centro Comercial Il Galeone, Jaco, Garabito
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The price is $105 per night from Jan 20 to Jan 21
4.3/5Excellent! (61 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Best part about the hotel was its proximity to the beach. The main street with shops and restaurants is also close. For the price, it was clean, has a beautiful courtyard and the staff was friendly."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Apartotel Flamboyant
Hotel South Beach
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Calle Moreno, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $112 per night from Jan 17 to Jan 18
4.3/5Excellent! (165 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, kids pool
Travelers say...

"Very nice location, for the price is excellent. The staff is friendly and the place is clean"…"

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2021

Hotel South Beach
Hotel Buddha House
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
Pastor Diaz main Avenue, facing El Bohio Street, Centro, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $60 per night from Jan 17 to Jan 18
4.3/5Excellent! (117 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
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
Croc's Resort and Casino
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
800 metros norte del Banco de Costa Rica, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $144 per night from Jan 19 to Jan 20
4.2/5Excellent! (946 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach umbrellas, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Beautiful resort, friendly people and centrally located! We had an amazing stay and will definitely return in the future!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

Croc's Resort and Casino
Jacó Laguna Resort and Beach Club
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
Calle Madrigal, Jaco, Puntarenas
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4.1/5Very Good! (520 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach bar, massages on beach
Travelers say...

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

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Jacó Laguna Resort and Beach Club
Hotel Tramonto
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
Playa Hermosa, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $91 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
4/5Very Good! (360 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, kids pool
Travelers say...

"Quick summary, check in was easy and fast, room was ready at our arrival, Hotel took reasonable measures to cope with COVID-19, hotel is pet friendly so keep that in mind as there were several families with dogs and you could here barking here and there. Restaurant is convenient, good menu and property ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Hotel Tramonto
Hotel Punta Leona
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Punta Leona Garabito, Tarcoles, Puntarenas
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The price is $101 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
3.9/5Very Good! (524 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, massages on beach, kids pool
Travelers say...

"Love the beach, the cabins are good with AC and the restaurant buffet offers several options."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2021

Hotel Punta Leona
Beach Break Resort
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
200m South of the Muni of Jaco Beach, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $91 per night from Jan 17 to Jan 18
3.8/5Good! (720 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, sun loungers, beach bar, beach umbrellas
Completely Satisfied

"It is a simple hotel, nothing fancy but it is clean, well kept, and comfortable. The rooms were nice, I liked that it had a fridge and a table. The room was fairly large and felt spacious. The pools were nice and the loungers around the pool comfortable for relaxing. Super close to the beach and ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2020

Beach Break Resort
Hotel Trident Poseidon
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Calle Bohio, 50 Mts West towards beach, Jaco, Puntarenas
The price is $89 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
3.8/5Good! (329 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great place close to the beach and main attractions."…"

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Hotel Trident Poseidon
Hotel Arenas en Punta Leona
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Pacífico Central, Tarcoles, Puntarenas
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The price is $110 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
3.7/5Good! (439 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, kids pool
Travelers say...

"The hotel personnel and mostly everything at the hotel was great! Very supportive in helping us correct planning issues Expedia couldn’t help us solve. I’m thankful they helped us enjoy the rest of our vacation after two stressful weeks working with Expedia staff who couldn’t help me correct this ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2021

Hotel Arenas en Punta Leona
Balcon del Mar Beach Front Hotel
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
Bohio Street, Jaco, Puntarenas
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The price is $77 per night from Jan 17 to Jan 18
3.4/5Good! (262 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, kids pool
Travelers say...

"The staff is very friendly and helpful. The location is great because you are right on the beach"…"

Reviewed on Dec 12, 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.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Jaco?
Balcon del Mar Beach Front Hotel is a top 3-star beach hotel offering an outdoor pool and free continental breakfast, located within a short 1-minute walk of Jaco Beach. Other good choices for your beach trip include Copacabana Hotel And Suites - Adults Only and Aloha Beachfront Jaco Hotel.
How many beach hotels should I expect to find in Jaco?
Choose from one of Expedia’s 116 hotels in Jaco for your beachside break.
When's the best time for a beach vacation in Jaco?
Plan your trip to the beach with a look at the seasons in Jaco: 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. The snowiest months in Jaco are June, January, February, and March, with each month seeing an average of 36 inches of snowfall.
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 Herradura Beach or Esterillos 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 Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Marina Los Sueños or Hermosa Beach.
What's the best way to get to my beach hotel in Jaco?
Here’s some information to help you get to and around your beach accommodation in Jaco with ease. If you’re looking to fly in to Jaco, the closest major airport is Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO), 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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