Playas Del Coco shuttle destination is among the most visited beach villages and popular vacation locations in Guanacaste,Costa Rica.
This tropical beach town originally a commercial fishing village is located between Ocotal and Playa Hermosa exclusive destinations.
Being near the Golf of Papagayo, it takes a half hour drive from Liberia and about 4 1/2 hours from San Jose.
This shuttle destination is a great spot with an excellent variety of tourist facilities and great weather for travelers .
Stay at these affordable accommodations to relax and sunbathe on a gray sand beach.
The Northern Part has more accommodations than the rest of the area.
It has an active nightlife that may not be ideal for those who are not into the party lifestyle.
Its well developed infrastructure with roads in good conditions has a good number of shops such as grocery stores.
There are also banks, seafood restaurants, open bars, casinos, small hotels, home rentals, condo rentals and craft markets.
The nightlife may be even better if visiting the area during Christmas, Easter week or on the weekends during the summer time.
Find surfing tours,water sports, sailing, and snorkeling activities among others.
Playas Del Coco Shuttle Destination with Great Accomodation Options.
Accommodations in Playas Del Coco are a great choice for families.
Beautiful small condo units with scenic type of facilities are available.
You may spot a few small hotels set on both sides of main street.
Private houses are also built up over the hills with fantastic ocean views.
Grupo Las Palmas has developed most of the condo infrastructure in different parts of this beach village.
Some of the other large developers are Pacific Village and Coco Bay Partners.
There are many small hotels such as : Puerta del Sol, El Colono, Flor de Itabo,Villas del Sol and Pato Loco.
If you want to stay at condominiums, you may be able to find something at Marina Loft or Morphos.
Arrecifes,Sombras,Pacifico Lifestyle and Coco Bay Condos are other options to consider.
Getting Around Playas del Coco by Taxi Service, Airport Transfers, Ground Transportation, Shuttles,Tours.
For airport and ground transportation find taxi services or rent a car.
Visit attractions by going on day tours or as a last inexpensive resource using public transportation in Guanacaste.
If you are planning a longer vacation and flexibility as well as group capacity is an issue for you.
Try private authorized minibuses for private transfer services to other locations
Avoid getting in vehicles that do not have permission to transport tourism.
For 2 or 3 of you travelling, taxi services are a comfortable and relatively economical way to travel .
Other locations within Costa Rica offer taxi rates that are very competitive with 12-16 minibus transport services.
Liberia airport transfer costs about $45 -$55 per service.
Playas Del Coco shuttle destination may offer you day tours to Palo Verde and Rincon de La Vieja National Park .
Adventure Centers or a 1 day trip to Arenal are very popular if you are interested in visiting these areas.
Palo Verde Day Tour from Playas del Coco is around $85-$90 pp. Arenal Volcano day tour goes for about $160-$175. per pax.
Monteverde Day Tour From Playas Del Coco is about $175 -$190 pp. Rincon de la Vieja National Park is about $80-$90 pp.
Combo Adventure at Rincon DeLa Vieja Outfitters is $135-$145 pp.
Finnally,if you are not interested in day tours, car rental or day charter can take you to adventure outfitters.
Playas Del Coco shuttle destination with Private Charters
Private charters may be a good option meaning a fee for a 10 hour service for the day.
Minibuses can wait for you until you finish the activities.
Playas del Coco shuttle destination rates to Palo Verde may be around -$165 . Rincon De La Vieja is $165.
Arenal runs at $230 and Monteverde is $230 .
Buena Vista is $165,to Hacienda Guachipilin $165 and charters to Congo Trail Canopy Tour ranges $100.
Car Rental Services in Playas del Coco
Most local car rental companies are not set up in Playas Del Coco.
Car agents can give you service coming from the airport area in half an hour or so.
if you need to rent a car , you can rent one usually with no drop off charges.
Compact cars and SUV rentals are available online at affordable prices to suit every budget.
Poas Rent a Car Liberia Tel 506-2668 1600. Adobe Rent a Car Liberia Tel 506 2667 0608. Mapache Rent a Car Liberia Tel 506 2586 6300.
By Rigoberto Gonzalez