Coco Beach

Coco Beach

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Coco Beach at a Glance

Ideal  for:

  • Couples
  • Honeymoons
  • Families
  • Solo Travelers

Nearby Activities:

  • Scuba Diving
  • Sportfishing
  • Surfing
  • Canopy Tours

Nearby Attractions:

  • Liberia City
  • Las Baulas Marine National Park
  • Souvenir Shopping

Fast Facts

Region: Guanacaste & The North Caribbean
Landscape: Beach, Dry Forest
Closest Airports: Liberia (international)
Altitude: Sea Level to 300 ft (100 m)
Average Temperature: 75-90° F (24-32º C)

Located less than an hour away from Liberia International Airport, Coco Beach aka Playas del Coco is one of the most popular beach destinations in Costa Rica. Conformed by several small beaches, the most popular being the one that gives the town its name, “El Coco” as it’s affectionately called, is perhaps only to second to Liberia, in terms of most developed towns in the province of Guanacaste. A vast array of bars, restaurants and shops form the town’s main road, which also leads to the main beach; a perfectly positioned hub to go on various tours in the area.

Coco Beach is recognized for its accessibility to supreme fishing areas and scuba diving locations, also for being the midway point to Witches Rock, a world-famous surfing spot. From Coco Beach you can also head out to places like the Catalinas Islands and Bat Islands, two areas known for their rich marine life.


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