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Private Boutique Hotel in Playa Grande, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Casita Linda Vista / Steps To Beach / Peaceful & Private / Fully Equipped
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1.37 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Great place and great location!

"Our family stayed in two of Kai's houses during the christmas holidays. We LOVED the houses and Playa Grande!!! Kai, the owner was wonderful and we had everything that we needed. Short walk to a fabulous, uncrowded surfing beach and great local restuarants within walking distance from the house. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 29, 2020

Casita Linda Vista / Steps To Beach / Peaceful & Private / Fully Equipped
Christmas Week Special DUE TO Last Minute Cancellation
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0.83 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (35 reviews)
Excellent location great nearby restaurants

"Excellent location great nearby restaurants"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 4, 2021

Christmas Week Special DUE TO Last Minute Cancellation
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Brand New Private Room in Playa Grande
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0.52 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Great stay in Playa Grande. Would recommend it it to anyone.

"A beautiful , little place within walking distance of the beach and surrounding restaurants. The yard is beautifully kept by Jay, and he keeps a watchful and unobtrusive eye on everything. Air conditioned and clean, easy to make quick, small meals, and the pool is very comfortable. Very safe and ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 30, 2019

Brand New Private Room in Playa Grande
Casa Ventana AL MAR -private, 3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Home IN Playa Grande!
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0.93 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (20 reviews)
Amazing Family Vacation

"This place was everything we expected and more! Gorgeous home, outstanding view, spectacular concierge. Marcelo + Keith were fantastic and super fast to respond to any and all questions we had. We’re definitely excited to return to this piece of paradise!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 24, 2020

Casa Ventana AL MAR -private, 3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Home IN Playa Grande!
Casa Azul / Best OF Playa Grande / Peaceful & Private / Fully Equipped
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1.33 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Beautiful, Private Spot!

"This place was exactly as advertised and a little piece of heaven. We are people that enjoy quiet and love the rustic feel. If you are someone wanting to be pampered and have all the amenities this is not the place for you. There is no a/c but the fans do an excellent job of keeping the air cool. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 10, 2020

Casa Azul / Best OF Playa Grande / Peaceful & Private / Fully Equipped
Casa Linda Vista / Walk TO Beach & Surfing / Peaceful & Private / Sleeps 2 to 15
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1.2 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Best Vacation Ever!

"We can't say enough good things about Kai and the property. We stayed in the main house, which has an open architecture, high ceilings, lots of windows, and a great view of the sunset from the balcony. The house is situated on a hill, and with all the windows, it always had a nice breeze going through ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 25, 2020

Casa Linda Vista / Walk TO Beach & Surfing / Peaceful & Private / Sleeps 2 to 15
Beautiful Casa Mambo; Beach/pool/surf/wi-fi/cable-tv/ac
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1.63 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (45 reviews)
Good value for your money

"We really enjoyed our stay at Casa Mambo. It is as advertised. We felt safe at the property. About half a mile from the beach."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 22, 2021

Beautiful Casa Mambo; Beach/pool/surf/wi-fi/cable-tv/ac
Casa del Mar Beach Front Home Built Right to the Sand Steps to the Water's Edge!
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0.95 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (11 reviews)
Playa Grande is awesome

"Love this location, quiet and scenic but only minutes away from Tamarindo and anything you could need,"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 9, 2020

Casa del Mar Beach Front Home Built Right to the Sand Steps to the Water's Edge!
Beachfront House, Pool, Yoga lounge Amidst a 70 Acre Forest
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0.96 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
A perfect hideaway

"Although very close to Tamarindo, you will feel like you are in your own natural paradise, with direct access to easy surfing and a great yoga space. The views are amazing and the decor is chill and tasteful. If you want to hit a restaurant once, it's completely doable, but it is a long drive back ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 7, 2020

Beachfront House, Pool, Yoga lounge Amidst a 70 Acre Forest
Sun & surf beach in Costa Rica
Playa Grande, Guanacaste
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1.7 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (14 reviews)
Lovely Villa

"We had a wonderful stay at Sunshine Villa! The house is so comfortable and we loved the swimming pool! The property is so beautiful with lots of wild life and as an added bonus it is super close to the beach. Both the owners and property manager were very responsive both before and during the stay. ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 29, 2019

Sun & surf beach in Costa Rica
Casa Zen 4BR/3.5BA Pool Beachfront Community Playa Grande
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2.03 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Great Stay, Great Place, Great Hosts

"Property was as listed and was in good shape. The beach is 150 steps away and as always the best beach in CR. Kristi, (property manager), is a fantastic host, she arranged everything from surf boards to a fishing trip and her contacts were spot on as well. We cannot say enough good things about the ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 22, 2019

Casa Zen 4BR/3.5BA Pool Beachfront Community Playa Grande
Casa La Paloma-Playa Grande Serenity-Best Deal for Your Dollar
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1.04 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
Wonderful time in Playa Grande.

"The house was just what we needed. It comfortable with all the amenities. Coffee in the morning was especially nice with howler monkeys hooting and yelling and tons of birds of every sort calling loudly. The pool was really nice. 5 ft dept throughout and lighting for evening swims. Playa Grande was ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 23, 2019

Casa La Paloma-Playa Grande Serenity-Best Deal for Your Dollar
Steps from the beach! Beautiful beachfront home w/ private pool! - CASA MANDARINA
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1.97 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Fantastic property, but many problems w property management

"Beautiful spot on an amazing beach. The grounds are fantastic, with a great pool, front yard and back yard. The house itself has real style, with a few quirks. Very clean. Despite what the ad says, only 1 room has a true, unfiltered view of the ocean, and there's no home phone. The TV/stereo system ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 12, 2020

Steps from the beach! Beautiful beachfront home w/ private pool! - CASA MANDARINA
 3 bedroom brand new OCEAN view villa in Guanacaste
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0.52 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Exelent Formidable super

"Superbe propriété très bien entretenue super sécuritaire il ne manque rien tout est neuf et super propre, les gestionnaires sont disponibles a tout moment ya riens a redire tout est vraiment super que du bona dire vraiment rien de négatifs, ésiter pas a booker vous ne serais pas decus"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 29, 2020

3 bedroom brand new OCEAN view villa in Guanacaste
Villa Casa Serena, Playa Grande, Costa Rica -- A Private Beachfront Property!
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1.8 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (17 reviews)
Awesome Location on the Beach in Playa Grande

"Long story short - we 100% enjoyed our stay at Casa Serena. We were steps away from the most beautiful and serene beach, could walk to the boats to cross the river into Tamarindo but were still far enough away to have the area to ourselves. There are a few things that could be improved with the majority ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 11, 2020

Villa Casa Serena, Playa Grande, Costa Rica -- A Private Beachfront Property!
Secluded Ocean & Beach front House in Playa Grande- A Few Steps Walk to Beach!
Cozy AND Peaceful Beach Apartament
Playa Grande, Guanacaste
The price is CA $95 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
1.94 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Beautiful and comfortable

"We had a lovely, peaceful time here!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2019

Cozy AND Peaceful Beach Apartament
Barefoot Bungalow in Playa Grande's exclusive Palm Beach Estates
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1.61 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (17 reviews)
We always love our stays in Playa Grande

"Location and accommodation was very good. Close to beach and the pool was excellent. Internet was fast. I just wish the community of PG Estates had a recycling program. And they should invest more in road repairs."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 4, 2021

Barefoot Bungalow in Playa Grande's exclusive Palm Beach Estates
Sugar's Monkey
2.5 out of 5
200mt South of Minae, Playa Grande
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0.53 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (25 reviews)

"great little surf camp! nice and close to the ocean"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 20, 2020

Sugar's Monkey
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Playa Grande Hotel Guide

There's a generous assortment of accommodations for those who are after a suitable hotel in or near Playa Grande. Spend some time looking through our 59 accommodation listings, all of which can be found within a 0.1-kilometre (0.06-mile) radius of Playa Grande's center.

Travelers searching for accommodation close to the center of Playa Grande will appreciate the convenient location of the RipJack Inn.

One of the very few budget-oriented hotel options in Playa Grande is the Indra Inn.

4 kilometres (3 miles) from the middle of Playa Grande, is the Naxos Condominium. Alternatively, the Crystal Sands is situated 4 kilometres (3 miles) away. Other Expedia-listed accommodation options are the Luxury Villa Rentals at Hacienda Pinilla and the The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal - All Inclusive.

Nosara is 45 kilometres (28 miles) to the southeast of Playa Grande and is where you'll find Safari Surf School and Frog Pad. Nosara hotels include the The Harmony Hotel and Villa del Sol. 11 kilometres (7 miles) to the northeast of Playa Grande, you may also choose to stay at Conchal, home to the Reserva Conchal and Finca Buena Fuente Residence Hotel. The Playa Conchal and Adventure Divers are a couple of the most popular places to experience when visiting Conchal.

Daniel Oduber International Airport is a logical airport for flying in and out of Playa Grande. It is 45 kilometres (28 miles) away. If you would like to stay nearby, try the Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport or Hotel Rincon del Llano.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Playa Grande?
Flor y Bambu Hotel Glamping is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star lodge offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Traveler reviews also recommend Hotel Cantarana and Hotel El Manglar as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Playa Grande, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the top deals on offer in Playa Grande.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Playa Grande?
Based on reviews, RipJack Inn is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Another top choice for your budget-friendly stay is Indra Inn.
What's the best accommodation for a family trip to Playa Grande?
RipJack Inn is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant. Other choices for your kid-friendly vacation include Playa Grande Park Hotel and Sugar’s Monkey. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Las Baulas National Marine Park.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Playa Grande?
RipJack Inn is a favorite 3.5-star hotel for couples, and features an ocean-view restaurant and 2 outdoor pools.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Playa Grande?
RipJack Inn is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet’s trip include Sugar’s Monkey and Hotel El Manglar.
What's the best place for a beach vacation in Playa Grande?
RipJack Inn is a top 3.5-star beach hotel offering 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant, located within a short 1-minute walk of Grande Beach. Other good options for your beach trip include Hotel Cantarana and Sugar’s Monkey.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Playa Grande?
Playa Grande Park Hotel is a luxury hotel with a bar and an outdoor pool, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What are some hotels with pools in Playa Grande?
Flor y Bambu Hotel Glamping is a popular 3-star lodge featuring an outdoor pool, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Other choices that offer an onsite pool include Sugar’s Monkey and RipJack Inn.

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