Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Playa Grande, Cabo Velas that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $75 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Playa Grande. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The charming city of Playa Grande awaits you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Playa Grande. Well known for its surfing, restaurants and boating, this romantic city won't disappoint. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Playa Grande

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Playa Grande has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Monkey Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Haras del Mar Equestrian Center (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Diamante Eco Adventure Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Playa Grande

Travelers enjoy Playa Grande for its surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, April, May, March and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 73°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Playa Grande

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Playa Grande is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Las Baulas National Marine Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Grande Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Tamarindo Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Conchal Beach (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Playa Brasilito (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Flamingo Beach (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Playa Grande

The nearest airport is in Daniel Oduber Intl. Airport (LIR), located 27.8 mi (44.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Tamarindo (TNO), which is 2.4 mi (3.8 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Playa Grande?

Whether you're searching for a cozy escape for you and your honey or somewhere spacious to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Playa Grande. Here are a couple to get you inspired:

  • "Private House Steps To The Beach Pool Surf 3" is a popular choice. Around 1 mile from Playa Grande, it has 3 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities, including a nearby zoo and tennis.
  • Another excellent choice is "Your Own Private Paradise With Full", which is around 40 miles from Playa Grande. With 4 bedrooms, an oven and a beach, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Playa Grande vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Playa Grande?

Take a rain check on those household chores, because weekends were made for fun. Head for one of these weekend getaways in and around Playa Grande and make the most of all the fabulous things to do nearby:

  • Located 2 miles to the south of the center of Playa Grande, "Just For Two, " Romantic, Luxury" is a great fit for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Keep busy by exploring nearby attractions, such as Playa Culebra and Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course. If it's activities you're interested in, try rafting or cycling.
  • Alternatively, switch your mind to vacation mode at "Breathtakingly Gorgeous Oceanfront Penthouse". About 2 miles south of Playa Grande, activities around here include horse riding and sailing. Prefer to go sightseeing? Don't miss Playa Ana Laura and Grande Beach.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Playa Grande?

Studio apartments set a high bar when it comes to location and convenience. Get comfy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Playa Grande and take in the local vibe and culture:

  • Explore the world around you from the comfort of "Brand New Private Room In Playa Grande". This vacation rental is a popular base for sightseeing and features amenities including a fridge and an in-room safe.
  • Alternatively, spend your vacation at "Cozy And Peaceful Beach Apartment", which offers conveniences including a garden and nearby birdwatching activities.

There are many highlights around Playa Grande to put on your to-do list. Feed the culture lover in you with a visit to Galeria 1824 Gallery and Hidden Garden Art Gallery.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Playa Grande?

Whether you're looking for a cabin for you and a friend or a house with room for the whole family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Playa Grande. These properties are an ideal base for a quick visit:

  • Within close reach of central Playa Grande, "Breathtakingly Gorgeous Oceanfront Penthouse" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not relaxing in your comfortable digs, get out and explore all the cool stuff around you.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of relaxing nights at "Harry's, El Escondite ~ Free Surfboards And Bikes". This comfy, conveniently located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Playa Grande?

Nothing says "I love you" like a romantic weekend rendezvous. If you're longing to spend a couple of nights away with your beloved, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Playa Grande that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Slip away on Friday afternoon for a couple of passion-filled nights at "Private House Steps To The Beach Pool Surf 3". Located approximately 1 mile from Playa Grande, this place comes with plenty of nice touches, including massage services and beauty services.
  • Another option where you can spend a few magical days together is "Beautiful Ocean View Home With Large Private Pool - 25mins From Liberia Airport". Located around 20 miles from Playa Grande, massage services and a nearby bay add to the atmosphere here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Playa Grande?

You'll find some lavish mansions for rent in and around Playa Grande. If you're after somewhere with plenty of room as well as a serious dose of wow factor, these architectural stunners will tick your boxes:

  • Around 8 miles to the northeast of Playa Grande is "Stunning Beachfront Flamingo Mansion With Incomparable Ocean Setting". As well as its grand design and classy interiors, you'll also love its top-notch amenities, such as massage services and a swimming pool.
  • With a beach view, concierge services and lots of other top-notch amenities, "Mediterranean - Style Flamingo Mansion Offers The Ultimate In Beachfront Luxury" will get your guests' nod of approval. This sleek retreat is around 8 miles to the northeast of Playa Grande.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Playa Grande?

Share your stay and have twice as much fun. Whether you're organizing an epic escape with friends or an overdue family reunion, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around Playa Grande:

  • You'll have plenty of space to sprawl out at "Amazing 5 Bd/5 Ba Beachfront Villa Infinity Pool With Housekeeping". Around 10 miles northeast of Playa Grande, this expansive property has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 16 guests. Amenities include a kitchen and an ocean view.
  • "5 Bedroom 5 1/2 Bath Beachfront Gem La Choza Del Estero" is another excellent option. It's around 2 miles to the southeast of Playa Grande, has 5 bedrooms and welcomes up to 12 guests. A firepit and a water view are just a couple of things designed to make your group getaway even more memorable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Playa Grande?

Nothing screams good times like a pool. Grab your inflatable doughnut and check out these houses in or near Playa Grande that come with this added perk:

  • Pack your swim gear and take a break at "Private House Steps To The Beach Pool Surf 3". There are also lots of other appealing amenities here, including a smart TV and a barbecue grill.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a more leisurely pace of life at "Amazing 5 Bd/5 Ba Beachfront Villa Infinity Pool With Housekeeping". Along with an invigorating pool, you can also make use of towels and a kitchen.

Curious what the weather is like in Playa Grande? It has a tropical savanna climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 75 ºF to 85 ºF. If you're seeking a little more inspiration on where to stay in this impressive destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire range of Playa Grande vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Playa Grande?

Whether your ideal getaway is up in the mountains or near the beach, you'll have so much more fun if you share it with people you love. Stay in one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Playa Grande and bring the entire crew along:

  • Sleeping as many as 8 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Private House Steps To The Beach Pool Surf 3" is the ideal place to spend quality time with the family. This top-rated escape is 1 mile to the southeast of Playa Grande and has creature comforts such as a fridge and a porch.
  • Another top choice is "Beautiful Ocean View Home With Large Private Pool - 25mins From Liberia Airport". This property is 20 miles northeast of Playa Grande and comes with a dishwasher, nearby birdwatching activities and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, you won't have to leave anyone off your invitation list.

When you're ready to step outside your front door, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy and entertained. Africa Mia, Africa Mían and Canopy Vista Tamarindo should be at the top of your list.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Playa Grande?

Cozy up with your kids in a family cabin rental in or near Playa Grande and build some amazing new memories together. Here are a couple of favorites:

  • "Cabin - Beach Walk Casita, 2 Bedroom: Direct Beach Access" - This sought-after escape offers a toaster and a microwave oven and is located around 2 miles south of the center of Playa Grande.
  • "Rita And Sonny Tropical 'surf' Cabina" - Another terrific choice, this rental comes with outdoor furniture, snowsport activities and more. You'll find it around 10 miles to the south of Playa Grande.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Playa Grande vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.