Guanacaste is known for its sun-drenched beaches, scattered all along Costa Rica’s north Pacific. The area’s popular destinations, such as the white sand and crystal waters of Conchal Beach or Guanacaste’s diving and fishing hub, Playas del Coco, are conveniently located less than an hour away from Liberia International Airport, and rental homes near there are specially built to accommodate families and large groups looking to enjoy high-end luxury and personalized service.
Guanacaste is the ideal location to rent in Costa Rica because of much more than just its beautiful beaches. It’s also home to many adventure tour companies which will keep you moving from one thrilling adventure to another. You might try ziplining, mountain biking, waterfall rappelling, surfing, white-water rafting, diving, kayaking, snorkeling, ATVing, horseback riding, and stand-up paddleboarding. You can beach hop to enjoy the great diversity in colors of sand and sea. The weather is unique in Guanacaste, as it’s usually sunny most of the day, year-round. Additionally, Guanacaste has fine dining options not found in many other parts of the country. You’ll have quite a few restaurants to try and many that you’ll want to go back to again and again.
Guanacaste Luxury Beach Vacation Houses, Condos, and Villas
Reserva Conchal rentals offer the best of the both worlds: all the amenities of a 5-star luxury hotel, like a spa, beach club, fitness center, tennis court, 18-hole golf course and access to restaurants and bars with international cuisine, while still having the privacy of a home-like condominium or villa, fully equipped with modern features and amenities. Additionally, you get access to various beach activities and trips to nearby tourist destinations, such as numerous national parks, sport fishing, or diving tours around Catalina Islands to maximize your Costa Rica adventure experience.
Playa del Coco’s Villa Buena Onda offers a secluded vacation spot with amazing views of Papagayo Bay and high-end personalized service that takes the travel experience from “nice” to “unforgettable.” Villa Buena Onda staff will make your stay in Costa Rica feel like being at home, whether you are celebrating your 20th wedding anniversary, getting married right then and there, or just vacationing with your family. While there, the stress of planning and organization is nothing you need to worry about, as you’ll have your own concierge to take care of everything for you.
The Pacifico Residence by Four Seasons is an exclusive home for groups of up to 6 people. The intimacy of a private home is combined with access to all the amenities of a well known resort. Expect forest and ocean views, privacy, and an affluent and wellness vibe, from the furniture to the design. It’s a well-appointed residence with a full kitchen, large living area, separate dining area for eight, a full-sized office, and a laundry room. There’s also an outdoor dining area with a grill. The residence is near the Kid’s Club and Teen’s Center. There are four on-site restaurants and an Arnold Palmer-designed golf course.
There are a few other notable luxury vacation homes and villas in Papagayo, near the Four Seasons and its renowned restaurants and golf course, for example, the Vista Hermosa condo and the Venado Villa.
The Vista Hermosa condo is a three-bedroom unit full of interesting artwork. The two main suites have king sized beds and the guest suite has two twins. The main master suite comes with a jetted tub. There are 3.5 baths. The condo comes with access to a shared infinity pool, concierge service, and tennis court. There’s wireless Internet, Cable TV, a fully equipped kitchen, and A/C.
The Venado Villa is a bit larger, being a four-bedroom. The ocean view is incredible. It has a private infinity pool, modern kitchen, and four en-suite bathrooms. It has a fully equipped kitchen, cable TV, wireless Internet, A/C, and access to concierge service and tennis courts. The stay comes with a golf cart that allows you to access the Poro Poro beach club and the Playa Prieta beach club.
A few other gems to consider are Sare Villa and Seacliff Point Villa. Sare Villa is a three-bedroom rental in Santa Teresa. It has a large communal area and three modern bedrooms. The home has A/C, Internet, and a state-of-the-art sound system. There’s a pool and barbecue too. It’s near stores, restaurants, yoga, and nightlife.
Seacliff Point is a five-bedroom option, for up to ten guests, with a secret beach below the property. There’s a pool and a hot tub.
Beach Vacation Rentals in Tamarindo
“The Palms” villas are the best vacation beach rentals in Tamarindo. They offer inspiring views of the ocean from your balcony and floor-to-ceiling glass doors. They’re beachfront and really comfortable. They’ve got fully equipped kitchens, high-quality bedding, and high-speed wireless Internet. These two-bedroom, two floor villas, normally $550 per night, are discounted to $301 per night, for stays of one month or more. That’s 54% off! They are situated on Flamingo Beach, a white sand, azure blue water beach, less than an hour from the airport. On-site amenities include umbrellas, sun loungers, surf boards, snorkel gear, paddleboards, kayaks, a fitness center, and an infinity pool.
Las Catalinas Beach Home Rentals
Las Catalinas beach home rentals give access to a beach club, a 25-meter lap pool, kids’ play pool, adults-only lounging pool, hot tub, beach toys, spa treatments, housekeeping, restaurant and bar, and an exercise room with weight lifting and cardio equipment. Additionally, your concierge can arrange to have your groceries stocked before your arrival or even call in a private chef for a meal to remember. Some of the luxury vacation homes at Las Catalinas include Casa Mira Mar, Casa de los Sueños, and Casa Sirena.
Mira Mar is a beautiful beachfront getaway with three bedrooms that can sleep up to eight people. There’s a wrap-around terrace with beach views. This home has a beachy feel with blue accents that bring the sea in. There’s a breakfast bar and fully equipped kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances. There’s also a rooftop terrace with a BBQ , couches, and board games. There’s a great playroom, too.
Casa de los Sueños is great for large groups, of up to 12. It’s a luxury three-story villa in an artsy, rustic style. The wooden interiors are beautiful, as is the locally sourced furniture. There are great views, tons of privacy, and a layout that supports family time. There are five bedrooms, a balcony, vast windows, high ceilings, and natural light to give a peaceful, soothing vibe. There’s even a zen garden and water fountain.
Casa Sirena is elegant and features a Spanish-style exterior coupled with modern interiors. Nine people can fit in the four bedrooms. There’s a courtyard, private pool, Jacuzzi, and balcony. There’s an open living plan, stainless steel appliances, marble surfaces, and French windows.
Casa del Alba, Stucasa, Casa Indigo, Casa Cazenovia, Casa Athena, Casa Sonrisa, Casa de Colores, Casa Pelicano, Casa Cielo, and Casa 41 Plaza Central are other recommended rental properties at Las Catalinas. There are so many amazing choices. It all depends on your preferences and the size of your group (Do you need a separate studio for some members of your group or a house like Casa Pelicano that can fit all 20 of you?) They each have details that set them apart, be it the individual style and decor or features like an outdoor shower.
So many more clients are asking about longer-term rentals these days. Are you planning to spend a month here to get away from it all? Are you one of the remote workers hoping to work from your own slice of Costa Rican paradise? Costa Rica is in process of passing a law on a new type of year-long visa especially for remote workers so it’s easier than ever to live and work in Costa Rica. Are you dreaming of an ocean view from your home office? A luxury beach house rental in Guanacaste could be for you.
We’ve branched out to be able to offer you new deals and discounts for seasonal stays and extended vacations at luxury villas and vacation homes throughout Guanacaste. If you are planning to stay for more than two weeks, a rental is the best option for you. Hotels and resorts get tiring after that much time. You’ll want something more home-like, but more luxurious, of course.
We know you want to feel truly at home while abroad. Our rentals are luxurious and go above and beyond to offer you great views, amenities, and services. We will have you in a luxury villa or home rental, where everything is at your fingertips, and save you money all at the same time. We have deals of up to 50% off for both short and long term rentals. It’s time to live abroad in style.
The rentals we offer at Costa Rican Vacations are all of the highest quality. If you are interested in finding out more about this unique way to experience Costa Rica then please give us a call.