Hotels Near Jaco Beach
Jaco is pretty much a straight shot South of San Jose. It is for this reason that it is an extremely popular beach side town. Many vacationers who are only in the country for a few days and don’t want to waste time with travel will head to Jaco. Whether you are heading down here for a few days or for a few weeks, there are a number of great hotels and hostels. Below are some of the more popular hotels near Jaco beach.
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Bahia Encantada is the ideal spot for those seeking a deluxe vacation with all the bells and whistles. Condos with stunning architecture, stone tiles, multiple balconies and beautiful ocean front views are provided in fully furnished rooms. Guest can book a two or three bedroom condo and those traveling in groups can ask about reserving an entire floor. Complete kitchen units, laundry rooms, housekeeping and concierge services help guest relax while enjoying the beauty of Jaco’s beaches. A swimming pool is provided as is a beachfront restaurant and bar next-door. Hotel pick-ups and drop-offs can also be arranged for an extra fee. Bahia Encantada is conveniently located and guest can experience nature with bird watching, sport-fishing and even rainforest tours.
Hotel Poseidon is an American-owned operation and offers all the creature comforts of home. The boutique style hotel features a bar, swimming pool and restaurant. The hotel is located within walking distance to the beaches and jungle as well as local casinos. Hotel Poseidon is only located 90 minutes from San Jose. All rooms come equipped with ceiling fans, refrigerators, and TV/DVD players, and guests get free high-speed internet access and a continental breakfast with their stay. Hotel Poseidon can also help in preparing an itinerary and exploring Costa Rica. Itineraries can be prepared for visitors interested in fishing, golfing, surfing kayaking, and adventuring. A special honeymooner’s package is also available. The Romantic Adventure package starts off with champagne and flowers to welcome the honeymooners. Other features include a couple’s massage and a trip to the Hot Springs.
Club del Mar
Guests who want to visit Costa Rica in luxury should consider Club del Mar, the hotel and condo complex even offers penthouse suites with a restaurant and bar for visitors to enjoy. At Club del Mar guests have access to bilingual staff to assist in their communication needs. For the ultimate in relaxation, visit the hotel’s health spa. Guests can receive massages, clay wraps, mud wraps and treatments designed to remove cellulite and sunburns. Sit back and soak up the sun in the hotel’s tropical swimming pool or get active with one of the many water sports offered – including surfing, canoeing and boogie boarding. Separate swimming areas are provided for children and seniors. Club del Mar also offers wheelchair access for handicapped individuals.
Copacabana Hotel & Suites
Offering breathtaking beachfront views, the adults-only clothing-optional Copacabana Hotel & Suites is one of the most well-known hotels in the Jaco area. A swimming pool, jet skis, sauna and golf course are some of the many benefits that guests can enjoy. For full relaxation, book a suite featuring a jacuzzi. Suites also come equipped with oven, microwave and privacy allowing you to view the ocean and gardens from your hotel window. For a culinary delight, visit the Pool Side Sports Bar to catch on the latest sports and cool off from the heat of the day. The Terrance Beach Bar is another popular hangout at the Copacabana Hotel for an after-dinner drink. Looking for live entertainment? Join in on karaoke nights and listen to the music of live bands. Guests looking for a romantic wedding setting may want to consider getting married at the resort. Weddings can be held on the beach and the friendly staff can even assist with handling legal requirements.
Best Western Jaco Beach Resort
A recognized chain in hotels, the Best Western Jaco Beach Resort offers cozy rooms, beachfront views, complimentary breakfast, and a fitness center. With a swimming pool and a game room guests may be hard-pressed to ever want to leave the resort. When they do however, they will find a host of activities to enjoy. Downtown Jaco is only a few minutes away and horseback riding, tennis and other outdoor sports are on offer. Guests can also choose to visit nearby national parks or take a tropical safari. Parents looking for a little alone time can leave their children at supervised children’s activities. A travel agency, doctor-on-call and on-loan bicycles are also available.
Hotel Kangaroo offers mountain views, with private rooms on the bottom floor and a top floor dedicated to dormitory-style rooms that can accommodate up to six people. The dormitory rooms are ideal for those looking for budget accommodations. The hotel is only a short walk from the beach with surfing classes and kayaking available. Hotel Kangaroo offers a TV room, swimming pool, air conditioning, laundry services, restaurant and bar to keep guests happy. Relax in the lounge area, hotel jacuzzi or dine out on the side patio with breathtaking view of Costa Rica’s jungle landscape.