Hotel La Puerta del Sol
Travel Blogs from Playas del Coco
We got a ride to Playas del Coco from Bianca´s nephew and arrived to see a small town near the beach. The beach was huge, all dark sand and small waves as it was set in a small bay. The town is quite touristy and has some nice restaurants but the prices were almost the same as Canadian prices. We drove out to a close beach called Playa Ocotal, …
Playas del Coco does not get a very good write up in the Lonely Planet and we only decided to go there because of the quality of the diving, but actually, it´s a very nice beach and friendly vibe and the diving was good but not as great as we´d hoped. Having said that, we saw tonnes of cool stuff - lots of sharks (only white tipped reef sharks, but …
The transfer from Montezuma to Coco was simpler and cheaper that what I had expected.
I found a direct flight from Sansa Regional from Tambor to Liberia for only $65 and I booked it!
All their flights are connecting in SJO, probably a problem with the online reservation system.
So I get in time at the Tambor air terminal to …
As I was visiting some friends for a long period of time in the US, we decided to take a week to indulge ourselves with some chilling out in Costa Rica. As my friends were already experienced divers and set on having me try, we opted for Playas del Coco, a nice beach town on the Pacific Coast, in the gorgeous province of Guanacaste.
Usually, happy hour is associated with two for one beers and an extra paper umbrella in your martini glass. But I prefer to look at all my entire day, from the moment I wake up, as a wonderful collection of happy hours. I decided to make a journey out to the Corn Islands, off the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua. But instead of taking the easy 45 minute flight, I decided to embark on the multi-day journey with cabs, boats and a fleet ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
We stayed here as a result of a diving package through deep blue diving. It is a great hotel, nice rooms, nice pool and grounds. It is a five minute walk from the beach which is all sand and huge. Definitely reccomend.
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