Best Jaco Hotels, Costa Rica

All types of travelers will enjoy these affordable Jaco hotels which offer beach front access as well as easy commutes to Manuel Antonio National Park and Carara National Park. Families looking for an all-inclusive and a children’s club can try the Best Western Jaco Beach All Inclusive Resort. The Hotel Club del Mar boasts condominium style units that offer value and a luxury option with resort style amenities is Croc’s Resort and Casino. Trendy travelers searching for a boutique style hotel will enjoy the Hotel Tramonto, South Beach Hotel and the Tangeri Hotel. Family-friendly boutique properties can be found at Jaco Laguna Resort and Beach Club and the Hotel Balcon del Mar. The Hotel Perico Azul is superb for adults seeking value and the Copacabana Hotel and Suites offers adults a lively clothing optional atmosphere with an all-inclusive option.


  • Best Western Jaco Beach All Inclusive Resort

    Best Western Jaco Beach All Inclusive Resort

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    Address:Pastor Diaz Ave Jaco Puntarenas

    The Best Western Jaco Beach All Inclusive Resort is an ideal Jaco hotel for families looking for a beach front property with several amenities including a children’s club. Located along the northern section of Jaco Beach, the Best Western Jaco Beach All Inclusive Resort is situated within a lush tropical garden overlooking the Pacific Ocean and is a mere 25-minute drive to Carara National Park. The property is composed of modern five and three floor buildings that contain 125 rooms which were renovated in 2015 with a bright modern interior. All rooms are 387 square feet with almost floor to ceiling windows, a choice of bedding and a private balcony that has a garden, pool or ocean view. The hotel boasts great beach access where you will find equipment as well as watersport rentals from outside vendors and you can arrange for your favorite adventure through the tour desk. There are nearby activities such as the Playa Hermosa Wildlife Refuge, Neo Fauna and you are less than 1-hour away from Manuel Antonio National Park. The property boasts numerous onsite activities for adults and there is a children’s club with organized activities. Other amenities at this popular Jaco hotel include two freshwater swimming pools including a children’s pool, a tennis court, volleyball courts and a playground. Dining includes snacks at the El Muelle beachside and all three meals are served at El Puerto Restaurant. Dining options offsite within walking distance include Isaga Bar and Restaurante for Costa Rican specialties, the Beer House serves pub fare and Bello Rest Bar Italiano. Nightlife onsite includes bingo, karaoke nights and live music on selected nights and you can walk to Jaco Blu Beach Club or the Swell Bar.




    Hotel Club del Mar

    Hotel Club del Mar in Jaco

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    Address:250 Meter South of Jaco Puntarenas

    The Hotel Club del Mar is a superb Jaco hotel for travelers who are seeking condo-style accommodations on the beach front as well as several amenities onsite. Located 1-mile south of Jaco, the Hotel Club del Mar is situated on the southern section of Jaco Beach and is around a 1-hour drive to Manuel Antonio National Park. The property has a modern Colonial two floor architectural style with 32 rooms and condo-style suites which feature a tropical decor. Deluxe rooms have 322 square feet with a choice of bedding and a private balcony with garden, pool or ocean views. One-bedroom condominiums are sized around 968 square feet with varying floorplans that include a separate living with a sofa sleeper, full kitchen and a balcony that features ocean views. Two-bedroom condominiums have 1,168 square feet with various floorplans which contain a separate living room with a sofa sleeper, a full kitchen, dining area, 2-bathrooms and a private balcony that has garden, pool or ocean views. The hotel offers great beach access where you will find sand to lounge and numerous watersport opportunities that can arranged through the property as well as onsite surfing lessons. The property is within an easy 45-minute drive to Carara National Park, Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park and Hacienda las Agujas. The Jaco Hotel Club Del Mar features a freshwater swimming pool with a poolside tiki bar and a children’s pool section as well as a full service spa. Dining at the property includes Las Sandilias Restaurant for all three meals. Dining offsite requires a short drive into town where you will find Side Street Bistro at PuddleFish Brewery, Ohana Sushi Tapas Bar and Italian cuisine at the Pizza Shop. Nightlife includes a quiet drink at the tiki bar or you can visit the Beer House, Bar Nirvana as well as the Orange Pub.


    Croc’s Resort and Casino

    Croc’s Resort and Casino in Jaco

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    Address:800 metros norte del Banco de Costa Rica Jaco Puntarenas

    When you are searching for a luxury Jaco hotel that is family-friendly with numerous resort style amenities onsite then you should stay at Croc’s Resort and Casino. Located 1-mile north of Jaco, the Croc’s Resort and Casino is situated on the northern end of Jaco Beach and is within a 30-minute car ride to Carara National Park. The hotel has a modern seventeen story architectural design with 152 room and suites which are furnished with a contemporary interior. Standard and deluxe rooms are sized at 398 square feet with a choice of bedding, floor to ceiling windows and many units offer a balcony that has a mountain or ocean view. Junior suites have 602 square feet with a sitting area, floor to ceiling windows and a private balcony that sports ocean views. The property is situated directly on the northern edge of Jaco Beach where you will find complimentary beach equipment and you can arrange for watersport activities with the resort. The Croc’s Resort and Casino Jaco hotel is within walking distance to Neo Fauna, Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park and you are 90-minutes from Manuel Antonio National Park. The complex has a large lagoon-style freshwater swimming pool with a waterslide, a fitness center, casino and full service spa. Dining onsite includes a complimentary breakfast as well as three restaurants which are Parsley and Pepper for breakfast; El Zarpe serves lunch poolside and Adacus prepares Mediterranean as well as Peruvian cuisine. Offsite dining within a short walk includes Bello Resto Bar Italiano, Jerah serves Asian delights and Lemon Zest Restaurant prepares seafood. Nightlife is abundant onsite with a Las Vegas style casino and a nightclub with live DJ’s or you can venture into town for a cold drink at the Beatle Bar.


    Jaco Laguna Resort and Beach Club

    Jaco Laguna Resort and Beach Club

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    Address:Calle Madrigal Jaco Puntarenas

    The Jaco Laguna Resort and Beach Club is a quiet boutique style Jaco hotel that is ideal for all types of travelers especially for families who are searching for beach front accommodations. Located in the Barrio Los Cholos south of Jaco, the Jaco Laguna Resort and Beach Club are situated directly on the beach overlooking the Pacific Ocean and is less than 10-miles away from Carara National Park. The property has a unique modern three floor architectural style with 26 rooms and suites that offer a simple contemporary decor. Double rooms are 250 square feet with a double bed, views of the garden area and a shared balcony with ocean views. King and quadruple rooms have 500 square feet with a choice of bedding, optional sofa sleeper, views of the garden area and a shared balcony that has ocean views. The hotel is directly on the southern end of Jaco Beach where you will find complimentary beach equipment, watersport equipment rentals and there is a surf school onsite. The property is situated within a 1-hour drive to Manuel Antonio National Park and a short drive to Neo Fauna as well as Playa Hermosa Wildlife Refuge. There are two freshwater swimming pools at this Jaco hotel including a children’s pool and there is a poolside drink service as well as a full service spa. Dining includes breakfast and dinner at Breakers Restaurant as well as lunch and dinner are served at the Friki Tiki Bar. Offsite dining requires a quick 1-mile drive where you will find Soda Jaco Rustico for Latin specialties; Tsunami Sushi Jaco Walk serves Asian dishes and Los Amigos. Nightlife can include catching a game at the Friki Tiki Bar, watching movie in the family lounge or taking a quick drive to the Beer House.


    Copacabana Hotel and Suites

    Copacabana Hotel and Suites in Jaco

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    Address:200mts. sur y 100mts oeste del Banco de Jaco Puntarenas

    When you are ready to let your inner spirit go at an adults-only Jaco hotel where clothing is optional and there are all-inclusive options then the Copacabana Hotel and Suites are perfect. Located in the heart of Jaco, the Copacabana Hotel and Suites is directly on the beach overlooking Nicoya Gulf as well as the Pacific Ocean and is 1-hour away from Manuel Antonio National Park. The property has a modern three story architectural design with 38 rooms and suites which feature a recently renovated contemporary interior. Studio rooms are the smallest with an open floorplan that has a small kitchenette (refrigerator and microwave), a choice of bedding and views of the garden from bay style windows. Junior suites have an open floorplan with floor to ceiling windows, small kitchenette, in-suite or balcony Jacuzzi and a terrace that offers views of the ocean or pool areas. Passion suites have various open floorplans with a small kitchenette, floor to ceiling windows, in-suite Jacuzzi and views of the pool areas. One-bedroom suites have a separate living room with a sofa sleeper, various bedding options, floor to ceiling windows, full kitchen, optional Jacuzzi and a private balcony that sports views of the ocean. The hotel has direct beach access where you will find European clothing optional sunbathing, complimentary beach equipment as well as numerous watersport activities which can be arranged through the hotel. You can access many places within a short time period such as Carara National Park, Playa Hermosa and Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park is within 5-miles. The Copacabana Jaco hotel has a lively atmosphere during the day and evening around the two freshwater swimming pools which include a nude pool area as well as a clothing optional pool with poolside bar service and there is a full service spa onsite. There are various dining options available from all-inclusive to European meal plans with the Copacabana Ocean Waves Restaurant and Bar serving all meals. There are numerous restaurants within walking distance which include Jerah for Asian, the Green Room prepares fusion dishes and Isaga Bar and Restaurante serves Latin cuisine. Nightlife is abundant onsite at the Naked Iguana Bar where you will find karaoke, live music and DJ’s every evening.


    Hotel Balcon del Mar

    Hotel Balcon del Mar in Jaco

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    Address:Bohio Street Jaco Puntarenas

    The Hotel Balcon del Mar is a trendy Jaco hotel for all types of travelers including families that want direct beach access and easy access to a number of activities. Located in the heart of Jaco, the Hotel Balcon del Mar is situated on the beach front overlooking Nicoya Gulf Coast and is less than 7-miles to Carara National Park. The property has an eclectic modern five floor architectural style with 47 rooms and suites that feature a contemporary Tico decor. Rooms are 376 square feet with a variety of bedding options and a private balcony that offers views of the surrounding area or ocean. Deluxe suites have over 600 square feet with an open floorplan that includes a Jacuzzi, sleeping/sitting area and private balcony with ocean views. The two-bedroom apartment has 860 square feet with a separate living room, a full kitchen and a private balcony that boasts views of the ocean. The hotel has perfect beach access where you will find space to lounge on the sand as well as a variety of watersport activities which can be arranged through the hotel. The Jaco hotel Balcon del Mar is within walking distance to Neo Fauna, Teatro Jaco and the Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park. There is a freshwater swimming pool with a sundeck and a children’s pool. Dining onsite includes a complimentary breakfast and there is a restaurant onsite serving Peruvian dishes for lunch as well as dinner. Dining offsite within walking distance includes the Pizza Shop, the Poseidon Restaurant serves seafood and Tacos Sol Fajitas and Margarita Bar prepares Mexican specialties. Nightlife is easy to find within a short walk and includes Beatle Bar, the Monkey Bar and there is live music at the Jaco Blu Beach Club.


    Hotel Perico Azul

    Hotel Perico Azul in Jaco

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    Address:Ave Pastor Diaz | Calle Santana, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 506, Costa Rica

    The Hotel Perico Azul is an ideal Jaco hotel for active adult travelers looking for value within a small adults-only boutique type property. Located on the south end of Jaco in the Barrios Los Cholos area, the Hotel Perico Azul is situated within a 5-minute walk to the beach and is within a 1-hour drive to Manuel Antonio National Park. The hotel has an eclectic Costa Rican architectural style with a limited amount of rooms that sport a contemporary Tico interior which highlights local artists. Rooms have a choice of bedding and allow for access to a shared kitchen area. Studios have a double bed and a small kitchenette (microwave and refrigerator). The one-bedroom suite has a separate living area, full kitchen and a private terrace that has a view of the jungle. The property is a short walk to the beach where you will find space to lounge and the surfing is ideal. The hotel also runs the Tortuga Surf School and they offer several specialized tours which can be arranged onsite. The property is close to several main attractions in the area such as Carara National Park, Playa Hermosa Wildlife Refuge and you are within an easy walk to Neo Fauna. The Jaco hotel Perico Azul has a small freshwater plunge pool and garden area for relaxing. There is no restaurant onsite but guests can use a shared kitchen facility as well as lounge area to eat and mingle with other guests. Offsite dining within an easy walk includes the Side Street Bistro at PuddleFish Brewery, Tsunami Susi Jaco Walk and the Lemon Zest Restaurant serves seafood. Nightlife includes a short walk to Bar Nirvana and the Beer House has a pub style atmosphere.


    Hotel Tramonto

    Hotel Tramonto in Jaco

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    Address:Playa Hermosa Jaco Puntarenas

    If you are searching for a trendy Jaco hotel that is on the beach with plenty of onsite amenities and is great for all types of travelers including families then you should try the Hotel Tramonto. Located 6-miles south of Jaco in the Playa Hermosa area, the Hotel Tramonto is directly on the beach front overlooking the Pacific Ocean and is 11-miles away from Carara National Park. The property has a modern two story architectural design with 76 rooms and suites which boast a chic contemporary interior. Standard and superior rooms range in size from 301 to 322 square feet with a choice of bedding and a private Juliette balcony that overlooks the pool as well as the courtyard. The hotel has perfect beach access where you will find space to lounge but swimming is limited because of rip tides. Other watersport activities can be arranged through hotel and Playa Hermosa is a nesting place for the protected Olive Pacific Ridley Turtles which can be viewed at the Playa Hermosa Wildlife Refuge. The property is within an easy driving distance to several attractions which include 1-hour to Manuel Antonio National Park and within 10-miles to the Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park as well as 6-miles to Neo Fauna. The Jaco hotel Tramonto has a courtyard that features a freshwater swimming pool as well as numerous terraces and a fitness center. The onsite restaurant serves all three meals and you are within 1-mile to Vida Hermosa Bar and Ristorante for Latin cuisine, Pizza Pata Playa Hermosa and the Bluegrass Cafe serves American style dishes. Nightlife is quiet in the area but the numerous terraces at the hotel make for great sunsets and Jay’s Hole in the Wall is within walking distance.


    South Beach Hotel

    South Beach Hotel in Jaco

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    Address:Jaco Beach | Jaco Beach Municipal Palace 600 Mts South, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 1139-1250, Costa Rica

    When you want to find a quiet boutique Jaco hotel that is perfect for families and is on the beach then the South Beach Hotel is ideal. Located on the southern edge of Jaco Beach in the Barrio Los Cholos area, the South Beach Hotel is directly on the beach front overlooking the Pacific Ocean and is less than 4-miles away from Neo Fauna. The property has a modern three floor architectural style with 40 rooms and suites which feature a contemporary rustic decor. Standard rooms have 322 square feet with two double beds and a private balcony with views of the gardens. Superior rooms are sized at 430 square feet with a choice of bedding and a private balcony that overlooks the pool as well as the ocean. The South Beach Jaco hotel offers direct beach access with complimentary beach equipment and you can arrange your favorite watersport activity onsite. The property is nearby to many attractions such as 8-miles to Carara National Park, 5-miles to ziplining at the Park at Ocean Ranch and less than 2.5-miles away from the Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park. The hotel has a large freshwater swimming pool with a deck surrounded by gardens and poolside bar service. Dining at the property includes a complimentary breakfast and other meals at the onsite restaurant. Offsite dining opportunities within a short distance include Ohana Sushi Tapas Bar for Asian fusion delicacies, Graffiti Restro Cafe and Wine Bar prepares seafood and Soda Jaco Rustico serves Latin American cuisine. Nightlife within an easy walk includes Bar Nirvana for a lively time and you are 1-mile from the Beatles where you will find live entertainment.


    Tangeri Hotel and Villas

    Tangeri Hotel and Villas in Jaco

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    Address:Avenida Pastor Diaz, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica

    The Tangeri Hotel and Villas is a perfect Jaco hotel for travelers including families who are looking for beach front accommodations within a beautiful garden setting as well as several amenities onsite. Located in Jaco within the Puntarenas Province, the Tangeri Hotel and Villas is situated directly on the beach overlooking the Pacific Ocean and is less than 10-miles to Carara National Park. The hotel has a modern rustic two story architectural design with 24 rooms and suites that have a contemporary interior. Garden view rooms are sized at 269 square feet with two double beds and a private patio that has garden views. Beach front rooms are larger at 320 square feet with a choice of bedding and a balcony that overlooks the ocean. One-bedroom villas have 462 square feet with a separate living room, a full kitchen and a private balcony. The two-bedroom grand villa features a separate living room, full kitchen, dining area and private balcony that offers garden views. The property has direct beach access where you will find plenty of sand for relaxing as well as good swimming and you can arrange your favorite watersport activity at the tour desk. The hotel is short walking distance from Parque Recreativo Johannes Dankers, Teatro Jaco and you are 2-miles from the Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park. The Jaco hotel Tangeri Hotel and Villas has a freshwater swimming pool, a children’s pool, game room and a fitness center. Dining includes all three meals at BBQ Tangeri and you are within walking distance to the Pizza Shop, I Love Sushi serves Asian delights as well as Caliche’s Wishbone prepares Latin cuisine. Nightlife includes a cold beverage at the onsite tiki bar or you can walk to the Swell Bar and the Orange Pub has a lively atmosphere.



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