Discover a selection of 3,000 vacation rentals in Central Pacific Coast, 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 $107 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Central Pacific Coast. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Central Pacific Coast
Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Central Pacific Coast

The beaches, jungle and wildlife display a scene truly unique to Central Pacific Coast. Renowned for its ziplining, surfing and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Take in top local attractions like Arenal Volcano National Park and Jaco Beach. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Central Pacific Coast

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Travelers enjoy Central Pacific Coast for its ziplining, surfing and hiking. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Central Pacific Coast a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Los Delfines Golf & Country Club (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Neo Fauna (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Hacienda las Agujas (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • NATUWA, Macaw Conservation Sanctuary (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Fly and Fish Costa Rica (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Central Pacific Coast

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Central Pacific Coast is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jaco Beach (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Puntarenas Beach (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Carara National Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Playa Blanca (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Mantas Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Herradura Beach (14.9 mi / 24 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Central Pacific Coast

The nearest airport is in Tambor (TMU), located 19.6 mi (31.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Quepos (XQP), which is 50.6 mi (81.5 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in Central Pacific Coast?

From high-end houses to rustic log cabins, Vrbo has properties to match every taste and budget. Here are some of the top vacation rentals in Central Pacific Coast:

  • "Magnificent Villa With Spectacular Ocean Views": This Manuel Antonio escape comes with 8 bedrooms and is rated highly among visitors. Amenities such as a nearby marina and a private pool help make your stay comfortable.
  • "118 Reviews | Sunsets 365 | Infinity Edge Pool | White Water Ocean View": Located in Dominicalito, this top-rated option has 2 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities. A living room and beach sun loungers are just a couple you'll find here.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Central Pacific Coast?

For an unconventional experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Central Pacific Coast. Be warned though — after you've experienced the tiny house lifestyle, the temptation to move into one of thes miniature digs will be hard to resist!

  • Take time off and reenergize at "Tiny House Dreamcatcher Sarch". Located in Cantón Valverde Vega, a kitchen and a fridge are just a couple of the amenities included here.
  • "Updated Tiny House Just Minutes To Famous Flamingo Beach" in Potrero is another superb option. Internet services and WiFi will make your time here even more cozy and comfortable.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Central Pacific Coast?

There's nothing quite like getting behind the wheel and making your way to someplace new. If you're ready to get away and relax for a couple of days, check out these weekend getaways in Central Pacific Coast:

  • Make yourself cozy at "Private Chef And The Largest Property In Manuel Antonio" in Manuel Antonio and make use of all its comforts. But of course a weekend getaway isn't just about unwinding. Venture out and explore natural attractions such as Esterillos Beach and Playa Playita. Horse riding and hiking and biking are some exciting activities to try around here too.
  • You'll be able to cram a whole lot into your weekend getaway at "Winner 2013/2014/2015/2016/2017". This property is located in Punta Leona and is surrounded by impressive sights like Cabuya Island and Playa Mango. Surfing and boogie boarding and golf are some cool experiences also on your doorstep.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Central Pacific Coast?

You'll find plenty of studio apartments in Central Pacific Coast. While they may be smaller in size, they pack a mighty punch when it comes to character, convenience and location. Here are two popular choices:

  • Stay at "Villa With Terrace, Shared Pool And Community Gardens" and you'll be ideally placed to visit cultural attractions like Teatro Jaco and La Casa de la Cultura. High-speed internet services and a pool are just two of the amenities at this apartment in Bourseville.
  • Alternatively, get comfy at "Beautiful And Comfortable Mountain Property With Sea Views" which comes with shopping, WiFi and more. Located in Barranca, sights like La Casa de la Cultura and Teatro Jaco will appeal to your inner culture buff.

Can I find short term rentals in Central Pacific Coast?

Short-term rentals come in all sizes, shapes and budgets in Central Pacific Coast. Whether you're organizing a quick family escape or a few nights with some friends, Vrbo will help you find the perfect retreat. Check out these top-rated options:

  • You'll be close to the center of Manuel Antonio if you stay at "Private Chef And The Largest Property In Manuel Antonio". Make the most of your quick adventure by visiting the nearby attractions, beginning with Manuel Antonio National Park and Manuel Antonio Beach.
  • Discover what Tarcoles has to offer from "Winner 2013/2014/2015/2016/2017". If you stay at this property, Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park and Auto Mercado Herradura are highlights to add to your list.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Central Pacific Coast?

A romantic weekend getaway in Central Pacific Coast is a surefire way to rekindle the passion. Light some fancy candles, take your partner by the hand and get set to watch the sparks fly at one of these properties:

  • Catch up on quality time and plenty of cuddles at "Magnificent Villa With Spectacular Ocean Views" in Manuel Antonio. Massage services and daily housekeeping services are among the little touches on offer here.
  • Alternatively, spend a few days sipping Champagne and cuddling up at "118 Reviews | Sunsets 365 | Infinity Edge Pool | White Water Ocean View". Massage services and beauty services add to the dreamy atmosphere of this Dominicalito property.

Are there mansions for rent in Central Pacific Coast?

Forget waiting in line at the hotel breakfast bar or trying to find a chaise lounge around the pool during your vacation. Grab your favorite people and upgrade your stay big-time by booking one of these mansions for rent in Central Pacific Coast:

  • If your property must-have list includes top-notch amenities as well as plenty of space, we think you'll love "Majestic Luxury Modern Mansion" in Jaco. You and your guests will have use of a fireplace, a swimming pool and a good deal more.
  • "Contemporary Tropical Mansion Infinity Pool" is another awesome option that's difficult to beat. It's located in Manuel Antonio and comes with numerous highlights your guests will love, such as a swimming pool and beauty services.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Central Pacific Coast?

When it comes to who you take on vacation, the more people the merrier. If you're after somewhere with ample space for friends and family, one of these large group vacation rentals in Central Pacific Coast will tick your boxes:

  • "Magnificent Villa With Spectacular Ocean Views": This getaway is a terrific choice for larger groups planning to stay in Manuel Antonio. It has 8 bedrooms and amenities that include a swimming pool and a beach view.
  • "Private Chef And The Largest Property In Manuel Antonio": You'll get your team's tick of approval at this Manuel Antonio option which comes with a water view, mountain views and more. It has 9 bedrooms that will easily house everyone on your invitation list.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in Central Pacific Coast?

Whether you're planning a trip with friends and family, a big birthday bash or even a wedding, we'll help you find the perfect property. Gather your nearest and dearest and compare these large vacation rentals in Central Pacific Coast:

  • "The Eastside Flat Arboretum Tickets Included": This vacation rental in Old East Dallas has 16 bedrooms and can comfortably accommodate up to 40 people. As well as tons of space, it comes with an ocean view and a swimming pool.
  • "Party Like A King, Close To Jaco Center In The Ultimate Party Pad": Located in Central Pacific Coast, this spacious stay offers amenities such as a swimming pool and a kitchen. It has 13 bedrooms and can comfortably sleep up to 30 guests.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Central Pacific Coast?

You'll have your pick of houses with a pool in Central Pacific Coast, so slip on your swimsuit and get ready to spend your days splashing about. Here are two top options that are sure to entice you:

  • The pool at "Holiday House Kutić Large Garden" is guaranteed to add a whole new level of fun to your break. Located in Tarcoles, this retreat also features towels and a toaster.
  • "Spectacular Beach House, Spacious" in Tarcoles is also a hit with guests. There's a whole lot to love about this place besides its pool, such as on-site watersports and a separate dining area.