Spectacularly beautiful the region of South Puntarenas is an incredible destination for those looking to vacation off the beaten track. A fantastic region boasting some amazing stretches of virgin coastal rainforests, you can find plenty of activities here to enjoy from swimming, surfing and snorkeling to hiking, trekking and sportfishing. Stunning secluded beaches, superb wildlife and some of the most rare and endangered animal species on the planet are just a few of the highlights you come across when you visit here.
The Osa Peninsula is regarded by many to be one of the most biodiverse places on the planet, while the tiny town of Pavones in the Golfo Dulce is said to have one of the longest left hand surf breaks in the world. These two facts alone are reason enough to tour this region. Accommodations are plentiful in South Puntarenas, with all inclusive resorts being the ideal lodgings in the area. One reason for this is since this part of the country is so remote and isolated the all inclusive resorts here are self sufficient and provide you with everything from transportation to excursions, daily meals and access to wide variety of hotel and resort facilities and entertainment to enjoy.
Carefully built to blend in with their surrounding environment, the all inclusive resorts in South Puntarenas are mainly ecolodges and sun on solar energy. Normally built near private reserves and around the beautiful Parque Nacional Corcovado or Corcovado National Park, many of these resorts can also be found near the towns of Drake Bay, Puerto Jimenez, Golfito, Cabo Matapalo, Carate and Zancudo.
Your round trip airfare as well as free pick and drop services to and from the airport are also included in most all inclusive resort vacation packages. Daycare facilities for children and short trips to the nearby tourist attractions make these resorts a very viable option to stay at because it would mean that you have to do nothing but sit back and enjoy your holiday. A convenient alternative especially if you are touring Costa Rica with your family or in a large group, the all inclusive resorts here aim to makes sure that your every need is catered and fulfilled.
Top Hotel Picks in Costa Rica
- Hilton Papagayo Resort & Spa Costa Rica Papagayo Gulf, Guanacaste
- Agapi Hotel Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Limon
- Tropical Gardens Suites and Apartments Playas del Coco, Guanacaste
- Hotel Bula Bula Playa Grande, Guanacaste
- Cabinas Jimenez Puerto Jimenez, South Puntarenas
Select a City in Region of South Puntarenas:
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