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Friendly Dominical will entice you

The waterfalls, beaches and jungle are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Dominical. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the surfing, restaurants and gardens. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Seasonal weather averages in Dominical

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, April, May, March and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dominical

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dominical is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nauyaca Waterfalls (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Matapalo Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Punta Uvita Whale Tail (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Catarata uvita (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Marino Ballena National Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Uvita Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Dominical

The nearest airport is in San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), located 52.4 mi (84.4 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Dominical?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 416 house rentals around Dominical. From 203 Houses to 120 Villas, 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 Dominical is on HomeAway.

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

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 Dominical:

  • Dominicalito: 118 vacation rentals
  • Marina Vista: 59 vacation rentals
  • Lagunas de Baru: 18 vacation rentals
  • Cascada Azul: 26 vacation rentals
  • Hatillo: 34 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 Dominical?

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

  • Hacienda Baru: 572 home rentals
  • Costa Rica Dive and Surf: 535 home rentals
  • Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary: 578 home rentals
  • Costa Rica Stand Up Paddle Boarding: 538 home rentals
  • Centro Turístico Cataratas Nauyaca: 524 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dominical 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 Dominical?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 203 Houses in Dominical. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dominical include:

  • Villas: 120 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 25 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 25 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dominical?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 326 vacation homes with pool available in Dominical.