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Recent Jaco reviews
"The penthouse is really big. Great for having friends over. We had everything we needed. The top balcony was the best part. We watched the best sunrise and sunset. The ocean breeze was nice and cold A/C option as well. No pets allowed if you were planning on bringing one. Stephanie and John were very friendly. They made sure we were all set. I recommend this condo 100%."Guest: Jazzy Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 30, 2014View listing
"We had a fabulous time in Costa Rica, the town of Jaco and this beautiful home. Having never been to Costa Rica the owner Adam Brown and the property manager Elena made our stay a very memorable, informative and safe.Casa Tranquila was everything and more as described, it was hard to leave the house every day, but there so much to see and do.The local restaurants are very good, the Lemon Zest is a must to try, if you like to cook some your own meals as we do the local seafood is outstanding and inexpensive. We would highly recommend Abner Custom Transportation for airport plckup and day tours as recommended by Elena, Abner is very personable, knowledgeable and reliable. We hope to return to Costa Rica soon."Guest: Brian S. Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 26, 2014View listing
"Our family had such a great week and are so happy we chose Villa Nasua for our accommodations! The unit was larger than expected and far enough away from the tourist strip to be quiet and authentic, but still close enough to walk to everything we wanted to do. Jeanette made sure that every need was met, and she always had such a cheerful disposition! Condo is conveniently located next door to School of the World, where we took Spanish, surf, and yoga lessons. We always felt safe, even when walking around at night. Highly recommend for anyone looking for a quiet and convenient location to enjoy Jaco Beach!"Guest: What's your first name? W. Date of Stay: January 2014 Review Submitted: March 10, 2014View listing
"This is the 3rd year in a row that my husband and I have stayed in Bungalow 14 at Hermosa Beach Bungalows in Costa Rica. We absolutely love our February vacation every year in Costa Rica, so much so that we keep adding on days and book our favorite bungalow 14 right after we leave for the following year. Bungalow 14 is centrally located with the pool just yards from your door and the beach is just a short walk across the beach. The bungalow has all the amenities you could want, a full kitchen, dishwasher, washer/dryer. A water cooler with drinkable water. The bungalow was recently redecorated and has 2 bedrooms. The bathroom is brand new with excellent water pressure in the shower. There is a nice porch in the front of the bungalow with a hammock and chairs where one can lounge or sit and eat. My husband and I highly recommend this bungalow. The staff is also very helpful with what every your needs are."Guest: Ann Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: March 25, 2014View listing
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.
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.