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Playa Hermosa Wildlife Refuge
Playa Hermosa Wildlife Refuge
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas

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Lost Beach Tours
Lost Beach Tours(Jaco)
Owner description: Experience all of the adventures Costa Rica has in store for you. We offer bookings on everything from ATV rentals, swimming with dolphins, surf lessons, sport fishing, island... more Owner description: Experience all of the adventures Costa Rica has in store for you. We offer bookings on everything from ATV rentals, swimming with dolphins, surf lessons, sport fishing, island cruise day trips, zipline canopy tours, multiple waterfall and hot spring excursions, Horseback riding, and whitewater rafting, as well as transfers to and from the airport. Now you can browse tours and book online! less
Attraction type: Taxis & Shuttles; 4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours; Fishing Charters & Tours; Nature & Wildlife Tours; Zipline & Aerial Adventure Parks
The Riding Adventure
The Riding Adventure(Esterillos Este)
Owner description: Welcome to ride Healthy Horses with a Bilingual All Around Horsemen on a Customized beach riding adventure located near Manuel Antonio Beach and Jaco Beach. Specialized in small... more Owner description: Welcome to ride Healthy Horses with a Bilingual All Around Horsemen on a Customized beach riding adventure located near Manuel Antonio Beach and Jaco Beach. Specialized in small groups and customized tours. With a lifetime of equestrian experience my brother Gustavo and I (Diego) welcome you to enjoy our Personalized service complemented with well-trained mustangs, forested trails and secluded beaches. Our commitment: every rider will be match with the best possible mount according to riding ability, weight and personality. Tours are customizeable, horses are happy and healthy, and we guarantee a comfortable and personal interaction for the duration of your tour. Beach ride can be customized from 1 to 2 hour riding time including wager and riding instructions. Delicious lunch at ocean front beach restaurant is optional! transfers from Manuel Antonio and Jaco available upon request less
Attraction type: Horseback Riding Tours; Equestrian Trails; Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Tico Pod Art House & Gifts
Tico Pod Art House & Gifts(Jaco)
Owner description: Unique, hand picked gifts and art. Supporting many local Costa Rican artists and artisans. From fine art canvases, wood carvings and fine silver jewelry to folk art and... more Owner description: Unique, hand picked gifts and art. Supporting many local Costa Rican artists and artisans. From fine art canvases, wood carvings and fine silver jewelry to folk art and hand-made soaps; you'll find a great selection of Costa Rican products (as well as few from other Central American artists). Authentic Boruca Indian masks from Costa Rica and Chorotega Indian Pottery. Beautiful leather bags and local jewelry. less
Attraction type: Art Galleries
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Neo Fauna
Neo Fauna(Jaco)
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas

All places to eat » Places to eat

Vista Hermosa Restaurant
Vista Hermosa Restaurant
Cuisines: Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
Good for: Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Bluegrass Cafe
Bluegrass Cafe
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Pizza Pata Playa Hermosa
Pizza Pata Playa Hermosa
Price: $3 - $16
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Rancho Tipico
Rancho Tipico
Cuisines: South American, Costa Rican
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Daya Soda
Cuisines: South American, Costa Rican

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Vida Asana Eco-Retreat and Yoga Center
2.0 of 5
Vida Asana Eco-Retreat and Yoga Center
$40 - $120
Tortuga del Mar
Tortuga del Mar
$59 - $85
Sandpiper Hotel
Sandpiper Hotel
$80
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Playa Hermosa

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Surf Inn Hermosa
Surf Inn Hermosa
$100 - $250
Marea Brava
3.0 of 5
Marea Brava
$82 - $355
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Playa Hermosa
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Las Brisas Resort and Villas
3.0 of 5
Las Brisas Resort and Villas
$81 - $198
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort
4.0 of 5
Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort
$207 - $660
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Herradura
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Villa Caletas
4.0 of 5
Villa Caletas
$163 - $359
Ranked #2 of 45 Hotels in Jaco
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Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa
4.0 of 5
Alma del Pacifico Beach Hotel & Spa
$212 - $464
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Esterillos Este
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.