Costa Rica Beaches

Get to know Costa Rica's beaches before you leave home and choose the right beach for your vacation.

Avellanas Beach

Locals call it “little Hawai”. Offshore swells can reach 18’ with both right and left breaks. This 2 kilometers...


Ballena Beach

This 1 ½ mile long beach has very nice conditions for swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving and other water sports....


Blanca Beach

This very beautiful 500 mts real white sand beach has nice clear smooth waters, excellent for swimming and snorkeling,...


Bonita Beach

Located very near to the Atlantic Port of Limon, Playa Bonita sees lots of action when the National surf competition...


Brasilito Beach

Brasilito is part of the Gold coast beach group, right in between Flamingo and Conchal beaches. This small village...


Cabo Blanco Beach

Its access is difficult, but once you are there, you know the effort was worse while. . A sandy cove is protected...


Cahuita Beach

Less than an hour from Limon Costa Rica, Cahuita boasts a beautiful white sand beach, miles of coconut trees, tranquil...


Cahuita Black Beach

Even though in most of this 3.5 km beach the ocean is rough, there are very small bays where the water is smooth...


Caño Island

From the geological and archeological points of view, this island is one of the most important ones in Costa Rica;...


Carate Beach

Located at the southern end next to the Corcovado National Park, Carate keeps a lot of similar conditions from...