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Enjoy Pristine Nature and Beaches From Your Costa Rica Vacation Rental

Welcome to the incredibly diverse country of Costa Rica. This beautiful land is situated between Nicaragua and Panama on the promontory that connects North America with South America. Costa Rica is renowned for its incredible beaches, geographic formations, and amazing biodiversity throughout its beautiful jungle landscapes. Come to this magnificent area and explore everything this country has to offer. Visit Costa Rica and book from a variety of idyllic Costa Rican vacation rentals so you have a place to call home when you stay here.

Primarily known for its beaches and protected forest areas, Costa Rica is also home to many other attractions and experiences. Visit the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum in San José, admire the magnificent La Fortuna Waterfall cascade, or snorkel at Cahuita National Park.

While a few colonial-era mansions can still be seen in San José, popular house styles in Costa Rica today include beach-facing bungalows, raised wooden houses, and modern Art Deco apartments, often available as vacation rentals. Eco-architecture has also been a growing trend in the country, and travelers can choose to stay in eco-friendly vacation homes.

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House Bajamar
Oct 20 - Oct 27
-47%
$675
$360 per night
House ∙ 14 guests ∙ 6 bedrooms
House in Bajamar with Private Pool
4.7
Excellent (26 ratings)
Bajamar, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
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House Guanacaste Province
Mar 30 - Apr 6
-29%
$570
$405 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
House in Guanacaste Province with Pool, Grill & Yard
5.0
Outstanding (20 ratings)
Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Cottage Irigaray
Oct 8 - Oct 15
-33%
$72
$48 per night
Cottage ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Lovely Cottage in Irigaray with Yard, Grill & Pool + Beautiful View
4.8
Outstanding (10 ratings)
Irigaray, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Top-Rated Rentals and Accommodations in Costa Rica

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House Punta Cocles
Nov 9 - Nov 16
$316 per night
House ∙ 12 guests ∙ 6 bedrooms
Pleasant House in Punta Cocles with Wide Balcony
5.0
Outstanding (89 ratings)
Punta Cocles, Limón Province, Costa Rica
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House Cocles
Jun 29 - Jul 6
$80 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
House in Cocles with Yard + Ocean View
4.8
Outstanding (16 ratings)
Cocles, Limón Province, Costa Rica
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Cottage Vista Atenas
Sep 30 - Oct 7
$45 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Cottage in Vista Atenas with Botanical Garden + Magnificent Views
5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Vista Atenas, Jesús, Costa Rica
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Recommended Vacation Rentals in Costa Rica

Find your perfect vacation rental in Costa Rica: from $26 per night

House Playa Hermosa
Nov 4 - Nov 11
$575 per night
House ∙ 15 guests ∙ 7 bedrooms
Vacation Home in Playa Hermosa with Large Pool
4.2
Very good (27 ratings)
Playa Hermosa, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
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House Canada Hill
Oct 21 - Oct 28
-22%
$159
$123 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
House in Canada Hill with Yard, Pool & Grill
5.0
Outstanding (19 ratings)
Canada Hill, Esterillos Oeste, Costa Rica
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Farmhouse Puntarenas Province
Sep 14 - Sep 21
$176 per night
Farmhouse ∙ 11 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
Private Farm in Puntarenas Province with Yard & Pool
4.8
Outstanding (20 ratings)
Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
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Villa Playa Flamingo
Oct 7 - Oct 14
-20%
$121
$96 per night
Villa ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Charming Villa in Playa Flamingo with Yard, Grill & Pool + Mountain Views
5.0
Outstanding (8 ratings)
Playa Flamingo, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Condo Coco
Sep 14 - Sep 21
-62%
$154
$59 per night
Condo ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Condo in Coco with Pool
5.0
Outstanding (4 ratings)
Coco, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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House Junquillal
Oct 21 - Oct 28
-52%
$630
$301 per night
House ∙ 12 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms
Vacation Home in Junquillal with Yard, Pool & Grill + Spectacular Views
4.9
Outstanding (85 ratings)
Junquillal, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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House Ojochal
Sep 30 - Oct 7
-48%
$200
$105 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
House in Ojochal with Yard & Pool
4.8
Outstanding (26 ratings)
Ojochal, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
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House Esterillos Este
Aug 24 - Aug 31
$99 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Vacation Home in Esterillos Este with Yard & Pool
5.0
Outstanding (9 ratings)
Esterillos Este, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
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House Bejuco District
Nov 18 - Nov 25
$200 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
Vacation Home in Bejuco District with Yard & Grill
5.0
Outstanding (90 ratings)
Bejuco District, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Budget-friendly Vacation Rentals in Costa Rica

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Villa San Luis
Nov 11 - Nov 18
$104 per night
Villa ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Lovely Villa in San Luis with Pool, Yard & Grill + Mountain View
4.6
Excellent (97 ratings)
San Luis, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Villa Potrero
Nov 25 - Dec 2
$81 per night
Villa ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Villa in Potrero with Yard, Pool & Grill
5.0
Outstanding (5 ratings)
Potrero, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Villa Playa Flamingo
Oct 14 - Oct 21
-28%
$626
$454 per night
Villa ∙ 22 guests ∙ 7 bedrooms
Wonderful Villa in Playa Flamingo with Pool, Grill & Yard + Ocean View
4.7
Excellent (47 ratings)
Playa Flamingo, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen

Cook up a feast on your next vacation and book a Costa Rica rental with full kitchen.

Apartment  Jaco
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$60 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Rental Apartment in Jaco
4.8
Outstanding (20 ratings)
Jaco, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
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Apartment  Jaco
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$50 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Wonderful Rental Apartment in Jaco
4.5
Excellent (18 ratings)
Jaco, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
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Apartment  Freses
Mar 28 - Apr 4
$48 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Apartment in Freses with Pool
4.7
Excellent (6 ratings)
Freses, Curridabat, Costa Rica
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Apartments With Balconies or Patios

Looking for a home with a balcony? Check out these vacation homes in Costa Rica with their own private patios and balconies.

Cabin  Cabuya
Sep 30 - Oct 7
$114 per night
Cabin ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Cabin in Cabuya with Large Garden
4.8
Outstanding (82 ratings)
Cabuya, Cóbano, Costa Rica
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House  Puerto Viejo
Sep 14 - Sep 21
-65%
$1,129
$400 per night
House ∙ 14 guests ∙ 6 bedrooms
Vacation Home in Puerto Viejo with Ample Balcony + Ocean Views
4.9
Outstanding (36 ratings)
Puerto Viejo, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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House  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Nov 18 - Nov 25
-49%
$210
$108 per night
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
House in Puerto Viejo De Talamanca with Yard
5.0
Outstanding (9 ratings)
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Limón Province, Costa Rica
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Vacation homes and rentals with a yard

Looking for vacation homes with a little extra outdoor space? Check out these accommodations in Costa Rica with private yards.

House  Playa Langosta
Oct 6 - Oct 13
-43%
$1,043
$596 per night
House ∙ 12 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms
Vacation Home in Playa Langosta with Outdoor Pool
5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Playa Langosta, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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House  Pinilla
Mar 2 - Mar 9
$176 per night
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Vacation Home in Pinilla with Yard & Grill
4.7
Excellent (317 ratings)
Pinilla, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Villa  Puerto Carrillo
Sep 30 - Oct 7
$664 per night
Villa ∙ 14 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
Entire Villa in Puerto Carrillo with Outdoor Terrace + Ocean View
5.0
Outstanding (121 ratings)
Puerto Carrillo, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
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Popular Rental Amenities in Costa Rica

  • Pool (21,913)
  • WiFi (34,167)
  • Air conditioning (23,731)
  • Kitchen (20,859)
  • TV (23,492)
  • Balcony/patio (20,801)
  • Washing machine (16,236)
  • Pet-friendly (2,954)
  • Grill (11,262)
  • Parking (2,285)
  • Microwave (15,609)
  • No smoking (18,703)

Listed above are the most frequently used filters in Costa Rica and the number of properties that offer them. HomeToGo's data highlights that "Pool" and "Internet" turn out to be the most commonly provided features in Costa Rica. Three amenities that are not common are "Detached," "Crib," and "Wheelchair accessible."

Price and Availability Index in Costa Rica

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Vacation Rental Price Information in Costa Rica

This graph displays the average prices for the next twelve months in Costa Rica. The most expensive week of the next 12 months is in May (5/25 - 6/1), where prices hit an average of $455 a night. The cheapest week to book a vacation rental is in October (10/7 - 10/14).

Rental availability information in Costa Rica

Our availability graph helps you identify the busiest months in Costa Rica. The most challenging week to find a rental in the next twelve months is in August (8/31 - 9/7). September (9/30 - 10/7) has got the highest percentage of available rentals.

Accommodations for your vacation in Costa Rica

3,936 among the 35,159 offers in Costa Rica are house rental. They account for one-third of the property types in this destination (33.89%). Interestingly, the average rental fee for house rental is $527 per night, with an average area of 272 m². Furthermore, these rentals are excellent for 8 it represents the average number of vacationers house rental can accommodate in Costa Rica. Vacationers who prefer something other than house rental can also find many apartment rental, which are the second most popular accommodation option in Costa Rica. The average size of apartment rental in Costa Rica is 125 m², and the average price is $259 per night.
Where to find the best food in Costa Rica?

Costa Rica and its Cuisine

This Central American country cooks up an extremely delicious Latin-American cuisine. Restaurants throughout Costa Rica serve a number of fantastic traditional dishes. These include local and fresh meats and vegetables which are cooked in a fashion that has been influenced by the ancient indigenous inhabitants and the Spanish, and which incorporates the multitude of tropical fruits grown here. Here you can always enjoy mouth-watering cuisine.

Come to Costa Rica and enjoy its cuisine on a daily basis. Choose from the number of Costa Rica vacation rentals available to you so you have a place to unwind after you spend time in the country’s wonderful restaurants and eateries.

What are the top sights in Costa Rica?

Costa Rica and its Sights

The beautiful nation of Costa Rica is world-renowned for its natural surroundings, and it has some truly fantastic sights in store for you when you visit. If nature is your thing, you have come to the right place, with locations like the incredible Arenal Volcano. This iconic active volcano is situated around 50 miles from San José and is an impressive 5,550 feet tall. There is also a fantastic number of parks to visit here, with one-quarter of Costa Rica’s land under protection. Check out stunning national parks like Manuel Antonio, Tortuguero, and Corcovado, which are seen to be among the most naturally diverse places on earth.

If you wish to learn more about this amazing place, visit Costa Rica’s National Museum. Explore these buildings and discover the country’s diverse historic story.

What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Costa Rica?

Costa Rican Art and Culture

Though Costa Rica is well known for its incredible nature, there are also plenty of opportunities for you to engage in the country’s artistic and cultural scene. Have a classy night out at the impressive National Theater, a 19th-century building that houses a range of performance art in its concert hall. If you love art, visit the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, which is located in the country’s capital and displays a marvelous array of the nation’s artworks. Travelers can also visit the Center of Science and Culture, a building in San José that houses a range of Costa Rica’s cultural, scientific and artistic artifacts. Choose to stay at a Costa Rica vacation rental so that you have a cozy place to come back to after a day immersed in the region’s art and culture.

What are the best nightlife spots in Costa Rica?

Costa Rica and its Nightlife

When the sun sets in Costa Rica, the country’s party scene wakes up. Experience the country’s fantastic nightlife at a number of locations. Head to the capital and visit a number of lively pubs, bars, and nightclubs. Visit the town of Jaco, a highly popular nightlife destination for the locals, or check out Puerto Viejo, the country’s famed surf spot on the Caribbean sea where you can party on the beach.

What are the best events and festivals in Costa Rica?

Christmas and New Year in Costa Rica

The period around Christmas and New Year is a good time to immerse yourself in the culture and traditions of Costa Rica and to celebrate alongside locals. While Costa Ricans mostly celebrate the holidays with family, there are many annual events during this time.

The holiday celebrations in the country are kicked off with the Festival de la Luz (Festival of Lights) in the second week of December. Light a lantern and watch the colorful parade go by. Street dancers, bands, and floats – everything gets adorned with lights of various sizes and shades.

Las Fiesta de Zapote, held from Christmas Day through New Year’s Eve, is Costa Rica’s biggest rodeo celebration. The holiday festival features traditional bullfights, games, carnival rides, a horse parade, food stalls, and plenty of live music and dancing - it's a spectacle to savor.

What are the must-see attractions in Costa Rica?

The 5 Best Beaches in Costa Rica

1. Conchal Beach

The white sand at Conchal Beach in Guanacaste is peppered with millions of seashells, making it sparkle against the sun and gentle blue waters – truly a magical sight. This peaceful beach is perfect for swimming and snorkeling.

2. Manuel Antonio Beach

Manuel Antonio Beach is among the most popular in Costa Rica. Known for its white sand and calm waters, this beach is ideal for families. With the national park close by, you can often spot white-faced monkeys, sloths, and more.

3. Tamarindo Beach

If you wish to try your hand at surfing, Tamarindo Beach is the best one for beginners. The beach is also known for its buzzing nightlife and the surrounding Las Baulas National Park, making it a much-loved spot among active travelers.

4. Dominical Beach

Dominical Beach, located on the South Pacific Coast, is another favored spot with surfing enthusiasts. When not riding the waves, take a stroll on the tranquil beach with its lush greenery. Plus, there are several great bars and restaurants to keep you fuelled on your adventures.

5. Santa Teresa and Malpais

Visit the Nicoya Peninsula if you wish to go off the beaten path for some quiet beach time. The beaches of Santa Teresa and Malpais have beautiful rugged coastlines and spectacular views. The area is also a haven for yoga buffs.

Information about vacation rentals in Costa Rica

🏡 Vacation rentals available 35,159 homes
💳 Possible discounts up to 63%
🌙 Nightly prices starting at $26
⭐ Popular amenities Pool, Internet and Air conditioning
🐾 Pet friendly homes 2,847 homes
🏊 Vacation rentals with pools 21,487 homes

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price per night for a vacation rental in Costa Rica?

The price of a night's stay in Costa Rica starts at $26. If you would like to stay in a house rental, the average price is $527 per night. A apartment rental Costa Rica will cost $259 per night on average.

How many vacation rentals are available to book in Costa Rica?

Currently there are 35,159 vacation rentals available for booking for your upcoming trip.

What amenities are most popular for vacation rentals in Costa Rica?

If you're looking to book a vacation rental in Costa Rica, others search for homes with these amenities: Pool, Internet and Air conditioning.

How many vacation homes with pools are in Costa Rica?

Choose from 21,487 vacation rentals available in Costa Rica for renting.

Are dogs allowed in vacation homes in Costa Rica?

If you are traveling with a dog in Costa Rica - 8% of rentals allow pets.

What's the best time of year to travel to Costa Rica?

If looking for a vacation rental in Costa Rica, consider that rainy season is typically in September or October, with February often being the driest.

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