Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Baru

The waterfalls, beaches and jungle are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Baru. This welcoming and romantic city is known for its restaurants, hiking and bird watching. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Baru

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Baru has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Alexander Skutch Bird Sanctuary (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • The Secret Gardens (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Baru

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Baru is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nauyaca Waterfalls (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Matapalo Beach (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Catarata uvita (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Punta Uvita Whale Tail (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Marino Ballena National Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Uvita Beach (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Baru

The nearest airport is in San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), located 49 mi (78.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), which is 53.5 mi (86.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Lagunas de Baru, Savegre?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals around Lagunas de Baru. From 8 house rentals to 5 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 popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Lagunas de Baru?

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

  • Manuel Antonio Beach: 416 vacation rentals
  • Manuel Antonio National Park: 392 vacation rentals
  • Tortuga Beach: 499 vacation rentals
  • Cerro de La Muerte Peak: 68 vacation rentals
  • Ventanas Beach: 513 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lagunas de Baru listed on Vrbo 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 Lagunas de Baru?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 8 Houses in Lagunas de Baru. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lagunas de Baru include:

  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Bed & breakfasts: 2 rentals available
  • House: 8 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lagunas de Baru?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Lagunas de Baru. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.