Discover a selection of 113 vacation rentals in Esterillos, CR 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 $95 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Esterillos. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Esterillos
Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Esterillos

The beaches and jungle provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Esterillos. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its surfing and yoga. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Esterillos

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Esterillos a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Neo Fauna (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • La Iguana Chocolate (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Fly and Fish Costa Rica (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Hacienda las Agujas (16 mi / 25.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Esterillos

Travelers enjoy Esterillos for its surfing. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, March, April, February and January are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Esterillos

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Esterillos is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jaco Beach (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Esterillos Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Bejuco Beach (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Herradura Beach (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Mantas Beach (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Esterillos

Fly into Quepos (XQP), the closest airport, located 25.8 mi (41.5 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Esterillos?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Esterillos:

  • "Magnificent Villa With Spectacular Ocean Views" is a hit with guests. Around 25 miles from Esterillos, it has 8 bedrooms and loads of amenities to help you feel at home, including an iron and ironing board and a blender.
  • "118 Reviews | Sunsets 365 | Infinity Edge Pool | White Water Ocean View" also promises an awesome stay, offering 2 bedrooms, high-speed internet services, internet services and more. It's around 50 miles from Esterillos.

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

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

Nothing's better than squeezing in a quick trip to make you feel alive again. Pack your overnight bag and take a load off at one of these irresistible weekend getaways in and around Esterillos:

  • "Winner 2013/2014/2015/2016/2017" is a top option around 16 miles northwest of the center of Esterillos. You'll never have to wander far to find an unforgettable experience around this vacation rental. Get out and discover Mata de Limón and Playa Gigante. Activities like golf and fishing will nicely cap off your whirlwind stay.
  • Alternatively, find your home away from home at "Monkeys Birds Close To The Beach And Everything You Want To Do Very Popular". Use it as a base to unwind, or head out and try your hand at some horse riding and surfing and boogie boarding. When it's time to explore more of the area, visit Judas Point and Playitas Beach. This fantastic vacation rental is around 25 miles east of Esterillos.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Esterillos?

Generally compact, easy on the hip pocket and conveniently located, it's easy to fall for the charms of a studio apartment. Escape to one of these vacation rentals and experience Esterillos up close:

  • Throw your bags down at "New Apartment Villa Claudia 2 Min. Walk To The Beach". Amenities including a stovetop and a nearby beach will help you feel right at home here.
  • "Beachfront Sand Unit - One Bedroom" is another tempting choice. Get cozy and enjoy the use of a water view, nearby ecotour services and more.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you can afford to explore even more of Esterillos. Cultural sights like Stone Spheres of the Diquís and Finca 6 Archaeological Site will help you better understand the character of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Esterillos?

Whether you're chasing a simple cabin or a large vacation home, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Enjoy a mini break at one of these escapes in or near Esterillos:

  • If you only need to stay a few nights, "Winner 2013/2014/2015/2016/2017" is a terrific choice. It's not too far from the center of Esterillos, so you'll be within easy reach of all the best sights.
  • "Monkeys Birds Close To The Beach And Everything You Want To Do Very Popular" is also well located. Settle in here and discover why guests rate this property highly.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Esterillos?

Forget chocolates and roses. Sometimes all you need is to get away for the weekend, just you and your sweetheart. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Esterillos that would make even Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll fall in love with:

  • Around 25 miles from Esterillos, "Magnificent Villa With Spectacular Ocean Views" is an ideal place for starry-eyed lovebirds. Massage services and a swimming pool are just some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Otherwise, spend a few magical days canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "Private Chef And The Largest Property In Manuel Antonio", around 25 miles from Esterillos. A resort and air conditioning will help set the mood for romance.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Esterillos?

If you're searching for somewhere to reconnect with your nearest and dearest this vacation, why not a place with a little glitz and glamour? These mansions for rent in or around Esterillos will fit your whole crew while doing it in style:

  • Approximately 25 miles to the east of Esterillos is "Contemporary Tropical Mansion Infinity Pool". Along with its grand design, you'll be impressed by its high-end amenities, such as a swimming pool and golf.
  • Another popular option is "Beachfront Versace Mansion Bachelor Party 9 Br". Around 9 miles to the northwest of Esterillos, this luxe vacation rental is the crème-de-la-crème of style and character and comes with a swimming pool, fitness facilities and more.

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

Big groups mean big-time fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll effortlessly fit your crew. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Esterillos and spend time with your favorite people under one roof:

  • You'll have plenty of room to spread out at "Magnificent Villa With Spectacular Ocean Views". Around 25 miles east of Esterillos, this expansive retreat has 8 bedrooms that sleep up to 24 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a chef and a swimming pool.
  • Invite up to 22 of your favorite people to "Private Chef And The Largest Property In Manuel Antonio" and fill its spaces with laughter and love. This option has 9 bedrooms and is around 25 miles to the east of central Esterillos. It's packed with features to keep your large group occupied, including a kitchen and a chef.

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

A pool is often an all-important amenity when choosing where to stay, particularly if you're bringing the kids along. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Esterillos and spend your days splish-splashing around:

  • Pack your swimsuit and book a few days at "House + Guest House At 500 Yards From The Beach". There are also lots of other appealing amenities here, including a kitchen and beach sun loungers.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Beautiful House Between Beach And Mountains". Along with a refreshing pool, you can also make use of coffee and tea making facilities and nearby whale-watching activities.

Wondering what the weather is like in Esterillos? It has a tropical savanna climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 80 ºF to 85 ºF. If you're chasing a little more inspiration on places to stay in this impressive destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to look through our entire selection of Esterillos vacation rentals.

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

Every family catch-up should be memorable. Whether you're organizing a break with the kids or a party with relatives, these large family vacation rentals in or near Esterillos offer a comfy home away from home with plenty of space for everyone:

  • Sleeping as many as 24 guests in 8 bedrooms, "Magnificent Villa With Spectacular Ocean Views" is the ideal place for some family time. This popular retreat is 25 miles to the east of Esterillos and has amenities that include a dishwasher and nearby ecotour services.
  • "Private Chef And The Largest Property In Manuel Antonio" is another excellent option. It's about 25 miles to the east of Esterillos, has 9 bedrooms and accommodates up to 22 people. Useful amenities here include towels and nearby whale-watching activities.

If you'd love to sightsee, there are loads of family-friendly attractions close by to add to your to-do list. Hacienda Baru, La Culebra Waterfall and Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary are excellent places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Esterillos?

Take a break with the kids in a family cabin rental in or near Esterillos and get set to make some unforgettable new memories together. Here's just a taste of what we've got:

  • "Jungle And River View Cabin In A Serene Setting" - Enjoy fun and laughs with your crew at this escape, which is around 20 miles east of central Esterillos. A kitchen and a porch are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - Tropical Heaven Bajamar Special Price For January And The First Of February" - Gather up the troops and spend a few days or longer at this inviting property, which is around 25 miles to the northwest of Esterillos. You'll have access to a fridge, a barbecue grill and a good deal more.

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