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Hotel Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort
4 out of 5
Tamarindo Beach, Tamarindo, Guanacaste
The price is $223 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
7.1 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (996 reviews)

"Our stay was amazing! By far the best beachfront hotel in Tamarindo! Beautiful property, amazing and friendly staff, especially Charlie! Everything felt clean and safe. We were bummed the large pool was under construction but gave us a reason to return in the future!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2020

Hotel Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort
Occidental Tamarindo - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Playa Langosta, Tamarindo, Guanacaste
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The price is $203 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
6.22 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (715 reviews)

"very good beach, band music and excellent service."…"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2020

Occidental Tamarindo - All Inclusive
Margaritaville Beach Resort Playa Flamingo
3.5 out of 5
Flamingo Beach, Playa Flamingo, Guanacaste
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $138 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
16.79 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (1,003 reviews)

"It is a great place, the staff are amazing We love how close the beach is. The only thing the internet connection is awfull specially when you have to do some work online . Our family were so happy, also with the rules about COVID19 they are very careful."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Margaritaville Beach Resort Playa Flamingo
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You Imagine Costa Rica Our Location Being on the Beach is What You Imagine
2.5 out of 5
Ultima Casa Mano Dereche frente al Mar, Log Cabin, Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
The price is $70 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.43 mi from city center
You Imagine Costa Rica Our Location Being on the Beach is What You Imagine
Hotel Playa Negra
3.5 out of 5
Playa Negra, Paraiso, Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
The price is $100 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
0.24 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (172 reviews)

"Great location. friendly staff. Limited restaurant menu due to covid closure ."…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Hotel Playa Negra
Cafe Playa Negra
3 out of 5
Calle Principal de Los Pargos, Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
The price is $93 per night from Feb 11 to Feb 12
0.45 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (48 reviews)

"The listed included continental breakfast on their website was NOT a continental breakfast. U had 2 choices. Eggs and rice & beans OR pancakes and fruit. Along with 1 cup or luke-warm coffee and OJ. Each addl coffee was an extra charge. Felt the service was robotic and insincere. They treated some ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2019

Cafe Playa Negra
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #1 Butterfly
Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
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0.51 mi from city center
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #1 Butterfly
Villa Esperanza  - Luxury Beachfront Villa In Tropical Paradise
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0.3 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Amazing week

"We did a last minute trip to CR between Christmas and New Years. Lenora and the house managers were absolutely wonderful to deal with. They were incredibly helpful in setting up activities, and helped us set up amazing chefs. The house is beautiful, well furnished, and well stocked! All of the bedrooms ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

Villa Esperanza - Luxury Beachfront Villa In Tropical Paradise
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #2 Monkey
Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
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0.52 mi from city center
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #2 Monkey
Relaxing Beach House with Pool
Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
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0.5 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)
Two Perfect Weeks!

"We have stayed in area before, but never this long. Judy's house felt like her house and not a tired rental. Given Covid we wanted to lay low and we had everything we could need from pots and pans, a rice cooker, and more. When the toaster went out Judy brought a new toaster oven. Room air conditioning ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2021

Relaxing Beach House with Pool
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #3 "Tucan"
Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
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0.51 mi from city center
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #3 "Tucan"
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #1 Butterfly
Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
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0.39 mi from city center
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #1 Butterfly
Casa Somos UNO Ocean Front Elegance in Playa Negra,
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0.24 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Beautiful hideaway!

"This property is everything you can imagine and more. It is incredible - just a few short steps to the beach and you can keep busy all day poking around in the sand. Jerrod and Meaghen are attentive and quick to respond to any issues, questions or bookings they can help you arrange. I loved waking ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

Casa Somos UNO Ocean Front Elegance in Playa Negra,
Casita ZEN - Playa Negra - An Oasis of Happiness and Peace
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0.26 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Perfect Get-away!

"We spent 5 nights & part of 6 days in our casita here & found it a delightful experience! Hostess Sophie was gracious & welcoming & saw to our every need. She gave us information on local activities, restaurants, sites of interest & made reservations for us for a turtle watching tour out of Tamarindo. ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Casita ZEN - Playa Negra - An Oasis of Happiness and Peace
perfect for small families, surfers, yogis and couples!
Casita Romantica- Playa Negra - An Oasis of Peace and Serenity
Playa Negra's Favorite House, Best Views and Location!
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0.44 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Christmas at Casa Fuego

"We were so pleased with the accommodations. The house was a very livable, comfortable and really great space for our family. The location is the absolute best, that could not have been any better! Thanks for being so responsive to all of our questions and needs, we had a great time and will definitely ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

Playa Negra's Favorite House, Best Views and Location!
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #3 "Toucan"
Los Pargos - Playa Negra, Guanacaste
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0.32 mi from city center
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #3 "Toucan"
Oceanfront 5 Bedrooms With Amazing Pool, Great Ocean and Sunset Views!
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0.17 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Beautiful home, quiet location

"Our family of 7 had a wonderful stay at Casa Loca! The house was clean and well stocked, the location was AMAZING, and the Jarrod and Meaghan were responsive to requests and very helpful in setting up activities. The driver they arranged for us for one of our activities, Jeffery, was fantastic. He ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Oceanfront 5 Bedrooms With Amazing Pool, Great Ocean and Sunset Views!
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #2 Monkey
Veintisiete de Abril, Guanacaste
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0.38 mi from city center
Casa Pacifico 2-bedroom Apartment #2 Monkey
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Visiting Playa Negra

Visitors to Playa Negra are sure to enjoy the beaches and restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its cafés. Top sights around the area include Conchal Beach and Flamingo Beach.

  • There are 9 hotels and other accommodations in Playa Negra
  • The closest major airport is in Liberia (LIR-Daniel Oduber Intl.), 33.4 mi (53.7 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Playa Negra

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and Avellana Beach. In the area, you'll also find Conchal Beach and Flamingo Beach.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 9 hotels and other lodging options available to choose from in Playa Negra. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Cafe Playa Negra - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and beach locale.
  • Hotel Playa Negra - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and dining options at this resort. With a stay at this 3.5-star resort, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.

Dressing for Playa Negra

  • 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
  • Playa Negra gets about 72.76 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually April and May with an average temperature of 83°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 62°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Playa Negra?
Hotel Playa Negra is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3.5-star resort offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. Cafe Playa Negra is another favorite option for your stay based on reviews.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Playa Negra, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in Playa Negra.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Playa Negra?
To access more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Playa Negra, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Playa Negra?
Based on reviews, Hotel Playa Negra is a popular 3.5-star resort for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation in Playa Negra?
Hotel Playa Negra is a top 3.5-star resort on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and a restaurant. Cafe Playa Negra is another good option for your stay with the kids. Attractions in the area like Canopy Vista Tamarindo and Tamarindo Church are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a couple going to Playa Negra?
Hotel Playa Negra is a favorite 3.5-star resort for couples, and features in-room massages and a full-service spa.
What's the best accommodation for a beach vacation in Playa Negra?
Hotel Playa Negra is a top 3.5-star beachfront resort offering an outdoor pool and a full-service spa, located within a short 2-minute walk of Playa Negra. Cafe Playa Negra is another good choice for your stay near the beach.
What are some accommodations with pools in Playa Negra?
Relaxing Beach House with Pool is a top vacation home with a pool, sun loungers, and an in-room kitchen. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Hotel Playa Negra and Cafe Playa Negra.

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