Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Herradura Beach 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 $300 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Herradura Beach. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Pacific dreams come true in Playa Herradura

Home to the 5-star Los Suenos marina, Playa Herradura lures a constant stream of sunseekers and luxury yachts. With jungle-clad mountains on one side and turquoise water on the other, the Costa Rican port town is a Pacific dream come true. It's fringed by a black sandy beach and a sprinkling of luxury condos and boutique resorts. You can tee off at world-class golf courses, explore Carara National Park or simply relax and savor the sea breeze. Sound like your idea of paradise? From stylish condos to family-sized apartments, Playa Herradura vacation rentals unlock access to this enchanting slice of Costa Rica.

Things to do

Golf getaways in Playa Herradura

Set next to a lush rainforest reserve, La Iguana Golf Course is one of Costa Rica's most-coveted places to tee off. It's part of the Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort and treats players to knockout sea views. Planning a golf getaway? Why not stay local with Playa Herradura condos inside the resort? You'll enjoy spacious living rooms, exclusive access to the Beach Club and sweeping fairway views. Craving adventure? Located just out of town, Vista Los Suenos Rainforest Tours has a thrilling zipline course that will have you flying through the canopy.


Hit the beach in Playa Herradura

Most people come to Playa Herradura to rest, relax and soak up the Costa Rican sunshine. While you'll find plenty of sun loungers dotting the beach, there's nothing quite like cooling off in a sparkling freshwater pool. Complete with lush gardens and sweeping sea views, Playa Herradura vacation rentals promise a luxe experience. Playa Herradura is famous for its sport fishing so why not cast a line? Charter trips unlock access to hidden spots where you could reel in trophy-sized dorado, yellowfin tuna and Pacific sailfish.


Tropical winters in Playa Herradura

Winter is high season in Costa Rica, with crowds peaking from December through April. You'll enjoy clear skies, low humidity and bearable heat. Like to swap winter cold snaps for a tropical sea breeze? Playa Herradura vacation rentals are just the ticket. Thanks to its family-friendly resorts, Playa Herradura is always busy during US school vacations. If you don't mind the occasional afternoon downpour, consider visiting in summer. This is a sweet spot for wildlife watchers, as Costa Rica's rainforests explode in a sea of emerald green foliage.

Natural features

Take a rainforest tour in Playa Herradura

Perched on Costa Rica's Central Pacific Coast, Playa Herradura is a small beach town around 6-kilometers north of Jaco. In Spanish, "Herradura" means horseshoe, which is a nod to its crescent-shaped beach. Drive 30 minutes up the coast and you'll hit Carara National Park, one of Costa Rica's signature green spaces. Rainforest tours offer a unique opportunity to spot the park's famous crocodiles basking in the Tarcoles River. You could also see exotic birds like toucans and macaws.

How many vacation rentals are available around Herradura Beach?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 830 vacation rentals around Herradura Beach. From 478 condo and apartment rentals to 326 house 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 Herradura Beach?

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

  • Playa Hermosa: 805 vacation rentals
  • Jaco Beach: 831 vacation rentals
  • San Jose (province): 2,413 vacation rentals
  • Tarcoles: 860 vacation rentals
  • Parrita: 230 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Herradura Beach! 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 Herradura Beach?

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 Herradura Beach:

  • San Jose (province): 2,413 rentals
  • Tarcoles: 860 rentals
  • Parrita: 230 rentals
  • Bejuco: 1,359 rentals
  • Esterillos Este: 216 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Herradura Beach?

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

  • Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park: 947 rentals
  • Tortuga Island: 407 rentals
  • Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park: 947 rentals
  • Carara National Park: 943 rentals
  • Hacienda las Agujas: 949 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Herradura Beach 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.