Destination guide

Live "la pura vida" in Limón Province

Stretching along the Caribbean Coast, Limón Province lures sun seekers with golden sand and aquamarine water. A handful of laidback beach towns only add to the feeling that you've stumbled across a tropical paradise. The lively city of Limón is a fantastic base for ecoadventures, while Puerto Viejo champions jungle-fringed beaches, legendary surf and Bob Marley-inspired nightlife. Wherever you find yourself, Limón Province vacation rentals provide an ideal setting for sipping from fresh coconuts, devouring tropical fruit and living the "pura vida" lifestyle.

Things to do

Discover wildlife-rich Costa Rica in Limón Province

Like much of Costa Rica, Limón Province is a hotspot for ecotourism. Head north and you'll hit Tortuguero National Park, where crystal-clear freshwater channels wind through dense jungle. As well as being a sanctuary for nesting green and leatherback turtles, you could also spot caiman, manatees and river otters. Limón Province also cradles gems like the Jaguar Rescue Center. There's a big focus on rescue and rehabilitation and, at any one time, you can expect to see howler monkeys, wildcats and, everyone's favorite, sloths.


Beach hopping and barefoot luxury Limón Province

It's hard to resist the call of Puerto Viejo, a colorful Caribbean beach town set high in Limón Province. Spend your days basking on remote beaches, touring cacao farms and sipping rum cocktails at thatch-roof bars. Stay in town for an upbeat atmosphere or escape to secluded Limón Province vacation rentals for an off the grid getaway. With private pools, flower-strewn gardens and stylish decor, Puerto Viejo has mastered the art of barefoot luxury. Tiny cottages are ideal for honeymoons, while luxury villas are a hit with families and destination weddings alike.


Intrepid family vacations in Limón Province

With sultry weather throughout the year, there's no bad time to visit Limón Province. September and October are the driest months, making them popular with beachgoers. It may harbor a wild reputation, but Costa Rica is a family-friendly playground. This means crowds tend to spike over US school breaks. If you're traveling with kids, you'll love Limón Province vacation rentals. With spacious living areas, private pools and well-equipped kitchens, they provide a dream setting for family getaways. Stay in the jungle and morning sloth sightings will have the little ones squealing with delight.

Natural features

Toucans and tropical plants in Limón Province

Limón Province hugs the coast for roughly 125 miles, stretching all the way from Nicaragua to Panama. It's one of Costa Rica's 7 provinces and offers travelers a little bit of everything. Sun seekers can bask on jungle- fringed beaches, while nature lovers can get lost in a diadem of national parks. Wherever you go, you'll be immersed in nature, with Costa Rica boasting almost 6% of the word's biodiversity. Working farms like Finca La Isla showcase a kaleidoscopic collection of tropical plants and flowers, not to mention poison dart frogs, toucans and sloths.

How many vacation rentals are available around Limón Province, CR?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 308 vacation rentals around Limón Province. From 171 house rentals to 50 villa rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Limón Province?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Limón Province. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca: 269 vacation rentals
  • Cocles: 223 vacation rentals
  • Cahuita: 301 vacation rentals
  • Cantón Talamanca: 309 vacation rentals
  • Manzanillo: 262 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Limón Province! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Limón Province?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Limón Province:

  • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca: 269 rentals
  • Cahuita: 301 rentals
  • Manzanillo: 262 rentals
  • Limón: 43 rentals
  • Sixaola: 291 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Limón Province?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Limón Province are:

  • Limon International Airport (LIO): 15 vacation rentals
  • Tobias Bolanos International Airport (SYQ): 479 vacation rentals
  • Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO): 489 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Limón Province?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Limón Province. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cahuita National Park: 306 rentals
  • Grand Beach: 306 rentals
  • Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica: 284 rentals
  • Kelly Creek Station: 307 rentals
  • Negra Beach: 307 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Limón Province listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.