Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Chontales getaway

Experience the unique character of Chontales with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Chontales

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Chontales is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tortuga Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Ventanas Beach (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Uvita Beach (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Marino Ballena National Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Punta Uvita (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Terraba Sierpe National Wetlands (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Chontales

The nearest airport is in Drake Bay (DRK), located 21.2 mi (34.1 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Chontales?

Whether you're seeking an intimate escape for you and your special someone or someplace roomy to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Chontales. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of Chontales, you'll want to keep coming back to "Panoramic Sunsets And Cano Island Views". It has 3 bedrooms and handy features including WiFi and a porch.
  • "Gated Community, Beautiful Ocean" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 1 bedroom, a nearby hospital, shopping and more. It's around 2 miles from Chontales.

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

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

Weekends were made for having fun. Stay in one of these weekend getaways in and near Chontales and experience all the awesome things to do close by:

  • Enjoy a change of scenery at "Brand New Modern 3rd Floor Condo", which is around 2 miles to the north of central Chontales. There's lots of adventure and nature to keep you busy here. Try some golf and rafting or simply take in the sights of Tortuga Beach and Cocalito.
  • Alternatively, enjoy some downtime at "Dreamy Off Grid Jungle Escape W". Approximately 4 miles north of Chontales, fun activities around here include sailing and horse riding. Rather visit some sights? Find time in your schedule for Playa Garza and San Josecito Beach.

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

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish pick, perfectly suited for one or two guests. Spend your days familiarizing yourself with the area and your nights relaxing in your comfy hideaway. These vacation rentals in or near Chontales will tick all the boxes:

  • After a big day of outdoor exploration, kick back and relax at "Gated Community, Beautiful Ocean". A fridge and internet services are just some of the amenities on offer here.
  • An equally good choice is "Brand New Modern 3rd Floor Condo". Don't let its modest size fool you — this comfy apartment is packed with handy amenities like a nearby laundromat, internet services and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Chontales?

You'll find a selection of short-term rentals in and around Chontales. And the good news is, Vrbo has something for every style and budget — from contemporary homes with room for all the family to private one-bedroom apartments made for two. Here's a small taste of what's available in Chontales:

  • Book a few days at "Quaint Little Cabina Located Near All Services" in central Chontales. Here, you'll enjoy easy access to popular attractions like Ciudad Cortes Central Park.
  • Or maybe "3br, 2bath, Swimming Pool, A/c" is better suited. Check out nearby sights such as El Pavón Waterfall during the daytime and then kick back and relax in your comfy digs at night.

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

Forget roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to get away for a weekend, just you and your sweetheart. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Chontales that would make even old Cupid green with envy. Here are a few that'll sweep you off your feet:

  • Located around 1 mile from Chontales, "Panoramic Sunsets And Cano Island Views" is the ideal place for doting couples. Air conditioning and a swimming pool are some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Otherwise, spend your mini break canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "Gated Community, Beautiful Ocean", around 2 miles from Chontales. Massage services and air conditioning will help set the scene for romance.

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

Big groups mean gigantic fun. They also mean finding a place that'll easily fit your whole squad. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Chontales and get everyone together under one roof:

  • A nice range of amenities including a swimming pool and a nearby river make "Forbes “world’s Top Ten List" Ocean View Mansion" a favorite. This property has 7 bedrooms and sleeps up to 16 people. From the center of Chontales, it's around 4 miles away to the northwest.
  • Nothing is more important than spending time with loved ones, and "Luxury 5 Bedroom Home In Ojochal" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 7 miles to the northwest of Chontales, as many as 13 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A beach view and a swimming pool are among the various amenities here.

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

The first stage of any family trip is finding the ideal place to stay. Whether you're planning a short break with the kids or a multi-generational getaway with relatives, we've got large family vacation rentals in and around Chontales with plenty of room for everyone. Here are two popular options waiting to welcome you:

  • Make your get-together one you won't forget at "Exquisite Ocean And Mountain Views In Paradise". This escape has 6 bedrooms, sleeps up to 10 guests and comes with many handy amenities, including a fridge and coffee and tea making facilities. You'll find it around 7 miles northwest of Chontales.
  • "Gated Community, Privacy, Great Mountain Views", around 7 miles to the northwest of central Chontales, is also perfect for family vacations. As many as 9 of your loved ones can fit into this welcoming property which offers 4 bedrooms, a TV, a microwave oven and more.

If you're eager to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, El Pavón Waterfall is a great day out for young and old.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Chontales?

Spending time with family is important, which is why we'll help you find a place where you can truly connect. Rent one of these family cabin rentals in or near Chontales and hang out with your loved ones:

  • "Quaint Little Cabina Located Near All Services" - This sought-after retreat offers nearby whale-watching activities and books and is located about 4 miles northwest of central Chontales.
  • "Modern Jungle Cabina" - Another fabulous choice, this property comes with a TV, a toaster and more. You'll find it around 7 miles to the northwest of Chontales.

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

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Chontales?

Idyllic romantic getaways, work trips or adventures all on your own — a single-bedroom vacation rental is a perfect solution for a multitude of occasions. One of these options in or near Chontales is sure to impress:

  • Great things really do come in small packages, and "Gated Community, Beautiful Ocean" is a fantastic example of this. This one-bedroom property is in a handy central location and offers guests amenities like a kitchen and mountain views.
  • Or perhaps "Brand New Modern 3rd Floor Condo" is a better match. Another central one-bedroom option, this place has a swimming pool, mountain views and much more.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Chontales?

Absolutely. From trendy apartments to cozy cabin retreats, Vrbo has a range of rentals. Traveling families will love these two-bedroom beauties in or near Chontales:

  • "The Ocean, The Jungle, The Mountains" is an awesome choice for families or small groups. As well as two bedrooms, this delightful stay offers amenities like mountain views and a garden.
  • "American Comfort /costa Rican Flair Luxury Home In The Jungle With Ocean Views" is another lovely two-bedroom rental in the Chontales area. It provides convenient amenities like a garden and a swimming pool.