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Secluded Ocean & Beach Front House in Playa Grande- A Few Steps Walk to Beach!
Brand new Listing!: Private Tropical Paradise in Playa Grande
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1.05 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)
Wonderful two weeks!

"Casa Cassie was absolutely wonderful. Easy walk to the beach and a few restaurants. House was lovely, pool was perfect and monkeys were plentiful! We cannot wait to come back!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Brand new Listing!: Private Tropical Paradise in Playa Grande
Beachfront House, Pool, Yoga Lounge Amidst a 70 Acre Forest
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0.59 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Family and friends Vacation

"We rented the whole property out for the week and literally had the best time and experience. Manfred ran the whole thing so amazingly it made it so much easier to co-ordinate such a big group! The property is right in front of an amazing surf break and near great cafes for food! The on-site cook ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Beachfront House, Pool, Yoga Lounge Amidst a 70 Acre Forest
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Casa La Paloma-playa Grande Serenity-best Deal for Your Dollar
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0.64 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
Wonderful time in Playa Grande.

"The house was just what we needed. It comfortable with all the amenities. Coffee in the morning was especially nice with howler monkeys hooting and yelling and tons of birds of every sort calling loudly. The pool was really nice. 5 ft dept throughout and lighting for evening swims. Playa Grande was ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2019

Casa La Paloma-playa Grande Serenity-best Deal for Your Dollar
Sexypool-"playa Grande's Best Beach House Location"-privatepatiogarden-hiddengem
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1.15 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
Pura Vida

"We had a fantastic time and Mike was excellent. Everything was just as the pictures showed. The pool was heaven. It is a great community, the restaurants, the beach, above all the people here are beautiful and kind. 😎😎😎"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Sexypool-"playa Grande's Best Beach House Location"-privatepatiogarden-hiddengem
Beautiful Beachfront Home w/ Private Pool! Steps From the Surf!
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1.23 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Fantastic property, but many problems w property management

"Beautiful spot on an amazing beach. The grounds are fantastic, with a great pool, front yard and back yard. The house itself has real style, with a few quirks. Very clean. Despite what the ad says, only 1 room has a true, unfiltered view of the ocean, and there's no home phone. The TV/stereo system ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Beautiful Beachfront Home w/ Private Pool! Steps From the Surf!
3 Bedroom Brand new Ocean View Villa in Guanacaste
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0.32 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Exelent Formidable super

"Superbe propriété très bien entretenue super sécuritaire il ne manque rien tout est neuf et super propre, les gestionnaires sont disponibles a tout moment ya riens a redire tout est vraiment super que du bona dire vraiment rien de négatifs, ésiter pas a booker vous ne serais pas decus"…"

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

3 Bedroom Brand new Ocean View Villa in Guanacaste
Villa Casa Serena, Playa Grande, Costa Rica -- A Private Beachfront Property!
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1.11 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (17 reviews)
Wonderful Property

"This was the perfect property for a secluded stay on the beach. The house staff was very helpful, polite and friendly too. I highly recommend this property for anyone who is looking to stay close to tamarindo but does not want all the noise of the city."…"

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

Villa Casa Serena, Playa Grande, Costa Rica -- A Private Beachfront Property!
Private Boutique Hotel in Playa Grande, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Amazing Beachfront Home With Pool and Good Vibes
Casita Linda Vista / Steps To Beach / Peaceful & Private / Fully Equipped
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0.85 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Great place and great location!

"Our family stayed in two of Kai's houses during the christmas holidays. We LOVED the houses and Playa Grande!!! Kai, the owner was wonderful and we had everything that we needed. Short walk to a fabulous, uncrowded surfing beach and great local restuarants within walking distance from the house. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

Casita Linda Vista / Steps To Beach / Peaceful & Private / Fully Equipped
Casa Serendipity -recently Remodeled Home and Walking Distance to the Beach!!
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0.33 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Casa Serendipity

"Beautiful well built house, well equipped with everything you could want including tons of cooking utensils. Responsive concierge services were great with Marcelo. Air. Onditioning every room, nice pool"…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

Casa Serendipity -recently Remodeled Home and Walking Distance to the Beach!!
Enjoy The Natural Beauty Of Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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0.95 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Pura Vida !

"Loved this house ! Great location has everything you would ever need lots of beach towels and linens and towels. Perfect size pool. Walking distance to beach We went to all 4 restaurants great food at each one. There is a store there for grocery you can get just about anything at Dan’s! Thank you ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Enjoy The Natural Beauty Of Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Casa Linda Vista / Walk TO Beach & Surfing / Peaceful & Private / Sleeps 2 to 15
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0.74 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Best Vacation Ever!

"We can't say enough good things about Kai and the property. We stayed in the main house, which has an open architecture, high ceilings, lots of windows, and a great view of the sunset from the balcony. The house is situated on a hill, and with all the windows, it always had a nice breeze going through ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Casa Linda Vista / Walk TO Beach & Surfing / Peaceful & Private / Sleeps 2 to 15
Casa Amistad - Modern, 3BR 3.5ba Home. 2.5 Blocks From Playa Grande!
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0.6 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Everything was great. I would definitely recommend it.

"Everything was just perfect. The house is wonderful, just as the pictures,very clean, super quiet and just 3 minutes away from the beach. I would definitely recommend!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Casa Amistad - Modern, 3BR 3.5ba Home. 2.5 Blocks From Playa Grande!
Playa Grande Park Hotel , 200 Mtrs From the Beach
The price is $75 per night from Nov 27 to Nov 28
0.53 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Lovely place

"We enjoyed our short stay at this lovely little place. It was a very short walk to the beach."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Playa Grande Park Hotel , 200 Mtrs From the Beach
Playa Grande Park Villas Only 50 Feets Away From the Beach
The price is $130 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
0.4 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (10 reviews)
Wonderful place and wonderful people. We loved it and will be back.

"We loved the people, the closeness to the beach. It was an incredibly relaxing vacation. The staff are excellent. They work hard and are very helpful. We will return."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Playa Grande Park Villas Only 50 Feets Away From the Beach
Gorgeous home only 100 mts to the beach!! w/ Private pool!
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0.44 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)
Casa Surf was perfect for large family!

"Lots of beds, air conditioning worked great, wonderful pool and outside area. Perfect for family of 10 adults and 4 children. Kitchen and big open area inside and outside. Veronica cooked for us 2 nights and it was delicious. Enjoy!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Gorgeous home only 100 mts to the beach!! w/ Private pool!
Flor y Bambu Hotel Glamping
3 out of 5
at Cafe del Pueblo, turn right, 300 meters on the left, Playa Grande, Guanacaste
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The price is $64 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
1.34 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)

"Beautifully landscaped, each little bungalow or tent was separate enough to feel like you had the place to yourself, but close enough to walk from parking. Thoughtfully designed and staff was incredible. 10/10 on all levels"…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Flor y Bambu Hotel Glamping
Room 200 Mtrs From the Beach
Playa Grande, Guanacaste
The price is $80 per night from Nov 27 to Nov 28
0.54 mi from city center
3/5 (1 review)
Playa Grande

"Room was average. Walk out to pool. Nice place but a little pricey. Biggest disappointment was the breakfast that wasn'y included in the price. Eggs were fried beyond all recognition."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Room 200 Mtrs From the Beach
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Visiting Playa Grande

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Playa Grande, and visitors give high marks for the beaches and top-notch restaurants. Top sights around the area include Conchal Beach and Flamingo Beach.

  • There are 37 hotels and other accommodations in Playa Grande
  • The closest major airport is in Liberia (LIR-Daniel Oduber Intl.), 28.1 mi (45.3 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Playa Grande

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and such places to visit as Grande Beach and Ventanas Beach. In the area, you'll also find Conchal Beach and Flamingo Beach.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 37 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Playa Grande. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Flor y Bambu Hotel Glamping - With a stay at this 3-star lodge, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and beach locale.
  • Indra Inn - Our customers like the beach locale and helpful staff at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
  • Hotel Cantarana - With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and beach locale.

Dressing for Playa Grande

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 83°F and the nighttime average to be 61°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 84°F during the day and 64°F at night
  • July through September averages 81°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 80°F during the day and 62°F at night
  • About 72.76 inches of rain falls on Playa Grande each year
  • Hottest months are usually April and May with an average temperature of 83°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 62°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Playa Grande?
Hotel El Manglar is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Traveler reviews also recommend RipJack Inn and Playa Grande Park Hotel as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Playa Grande, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the top deals on offer in Playa Grande.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Playa Grande?
For more information about updating your trip to Playa Grande or cancelling it, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Playa Grande?
Based on reviews, RipJack Inn is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Another top choice for your budget-friendly stay is Indra Inn.
What's the best accommodation for a family trip to Playa Grande?
RipJack Inn is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant. Other choices for your kid-friendly vacation include Hotel Cantarana and Sugar’s Monkey. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Las Baulas National Marine Park.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Playa Grande?
RipJack Inn is a favorite 3.5-star hotel for couples, and features an ocean-view restaurant and 2 outdoor pools.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Playa Grande?
RipJack Inn is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet’s trip include Sugar’s Monkey and Hotel El Manglar.
What's the best hotel to stay with easy access to Grande Beach?
Hotel El Manglar is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Grande Beach. Other good options within a short distance include Hotel Cantarana and RipJack Inn.
What about the best place to stay close to Las Baulas National Marine Park?
One of the top choices for your stay is RipJack Inn, located next to Las Baulas National Marine Park, and this 3-star hotel offers 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant. Playa Grande Park Hotel and Sugar’s Monkey are a couple of other good and close options.
What's the best place for a beach vacation in Playa Grande?
RipJack Inn is a top 3.5-star beach hotel offering 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant, located within a short 1-minute walk of Grande Beach. Other good options for your beach trip include Hotel Cantarana and Sugar’s Monkey.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Playa Grande?
Playa Grande Park Hotel is a luxury hotel with a bar and an outdoor pool, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What are some hotels with pools in Playa Grande?
Hotel Cantarana is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, free cooked-to-order breakfast, and a restaurant. Other choices that offer an onsite pool include RipJack Inn and Sugar’s Monkey.

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