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Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Matapalo

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Matapalo. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this romantic city. Conchal Beach and Flamingo Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Matapalo

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Matapalo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monkey Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Haras del Mar Equestrian Center (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Papagayo Golf and Country Club (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Matapalo

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Matapalo is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Conchal Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Flamingo Beach (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Coco Beach (15.3 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Playa Brasilito (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Las Baulas de Guanacaste National Marine Park (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Ventanas Beach (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Matapalo

The nearest airport is in Liberia (LIR-Daniel Oduber Intl.), located 24.5 mi (39.5 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Matapalo?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,360 house rentals around Matapalo. From 426 Houses to 563 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Matapalo is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Matapalo?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Matapalo:

  • Playa Grande: 481 vacation rentals
  • Marbella: 22 vacation rentals
  • Coco Sunset Hills: 210 vacation rentals
  • Palm Beach Estates: 95 vacation rentals
  • Rancho Armadillo: 76 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Matapalo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Matapalo. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Flamingo Beach: 1,360 home rentals
  • Playa Hermosa: 1,307 home rentals
  • Papagayo Golf and Country Club: 1,475 home rentals
  • Las Baulas de Guanacaste National Marine Park: 2,011 home rentals
  • Ocotal Beach: 1,768 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Matapalo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Matapalo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 426 Houses in Matapalo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Matapalo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 563 lodging choices
  • Villas: 230 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 27 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Matapalo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,201 vacation homes with pool available in Matapalo.