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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Jaco reviews

  • WOW!!

    "We are a family of six and always rent a home when we travel. Former reviewers have mentioned the close proximity to the beach, and the home is literally across a very narrow road from the beach. We had everything needed to make our stay feel as if we were at our own home. The security staff is first rate, the grounds were always keep clean, as was the house. If you are looking to stay in Playa Hermosa, this is the perfect home, just wear shoes on the beach as the black sand can become very hot."
    Guest: Cindy Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: April 12, 2014
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  • A Touch of Paradise

    "This was our first trip to Costa Rica,but it will definitely not be our last! The house was a "home" and everything it was advertised to be! Peaceful and quiet but a quick walk to town! The kitchen was fully equipped, the best we have ever experienced! Rebecca was very helpful and gave us suggestions for things to see and do, as well as locations of markets, banks etc! Danielle gave us many suggestions prior to our arrival in Costa Rica such as rental car information and sights to see! Definitely looking forward to returning!!"
    Guest: Tamara W. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 12, 2014
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  • Excellent place to stay

    "Awesome place. Beautiful. We will be back"
    Guest: Janis Baker Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 6, 2014
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  • Great Location to stay and Love the pool!!!!

    "My family and I stayed at this great house for 2 weeks. There were 5 adults and 2 kids in are group and the house was great with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. The kitchen was very well equipped and the large dinning table was large enough for all of us to eat together. The outside area was also great with and eating area that was great for the morning coffee. The pool was an added bonus and the complete family enjoyed it every day. Patri and the staff are very nice and helpful and the kids loved "Freddie" the cat that would come by every day to visit. The location of the house was nice as Tarcoles was very close and Jaco was only a 15 minute drive away. The beach area in front of the house was nice and always lots of birds to look at but the best part of the house location was the daily visits by the beautiful scarlet macaws!!!! We look forward in returning for our next family holiday."
    Guest: Mark Date of Stay: November 2013 Review Submitted: January 3, 2014
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Jaco Travel Tips

Jaco Beach Rentals in a Sleepy Beach Town

Jaco was once the archetypal beach town where you would find surfers lining the waves, others sleeping on the beach, and more walking around shirtless in just board shorts. Once word got out about hidden area and the surfing to be found there, Jaco Beach rentals became premiere destinations. Surfers from all over the world spend weeks at Jaco resorts to ride the high waves.

Vacations in Costa Rica at Jaco Beach are usually in Puntarenas Province on the Pacific Coast. Jaco is in central Costa Rica less than two hours from San Jose.

Jaco Resorts for International Surfing

Surfing is what draws most tourists to Jaco resorts, yet the town does not lack fun. There are several bars, restaurants, and places to visit but on the whole, vacations in Costa Rica to Jaco are all about the surfing. The waves are high and unyielding which means swimming is dangerous and riptides frequent the waters. However, for those who do not surf, Jaco beach rentals can still be great places to visit.

Vacations in Costa Rica at Playa Hermosa and Herradura

It is true that Jaco's water is less than perfect for swimming but Playa Hermosa and Playa Herradura which are within six miles of Jaco are great for swimming. Playa Hermosa has an international surf convention each year and Playa Herradura is another top surf beach. Both the beaches are great for sunbathing, horseback riding, and enjoying the view of the Pacific Ocean. Vacations in Costa Rica can also be about eco-tourism with canopy tours, jungle trips, and hiking if you want to get away from the beach for a while.

When to Visit Jaco Beach Rentals

The best time to visit Jaco beach rentals is from January to April. These months offer the driest season. September and October are the rainiest months which you might want to avoid if you really want to see and experience Costa Rica. At other times of the year, the rainfall can come and go so you can expect to find Jaco resorts somewhat busy.

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