Accommodation in Jaco Beach ranges from 3-star apartments to four-star hotels and suites. Many of the four-star properties sit just back from the beach and offer easy access to the sands. Alternatively, there are multiple AirBnB rentals available in and around the area for visitors who prefer their private space and enjoy self-catering facilities. Accommodation prices range from around $48 per night up to $600+ a night which makes Jaco suitable for all budgets.
Jaco Beach sits on the west coast of Costa Rica and is the closest beach to San Jose. The beach is 4km in length and provides some of the best surfing swells in the country.
Alongside the traditional Costa Rican cuisine, Jaco Beach offers an array of multi-cultural cuisine Including Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Argentinian and French. For authentic Costa Rican fare, pay a visit to Soda restaurant where dishes are affordable and packed with flavour. Other popular eateries include The Green Room, Graffiti, Lemon Zest and Chinita Pacifica - a real hidden gem.
Jaco is considered a one-stop-shop for experiencing all that Costa Rica has to offer and there really is something for everybody. The water babies can explore the Pacific Coast by taking surfing classes or venturing out on a boat excursion or a kayaking trip. The land lubbers can explore the jungle on a guided safari or take an exhilarating ATV tour to release some adrenaline. The culture seekers can enjoy the town's museums or simply meander around the streets to take in the street art while the foodies can experience Costa Rica's cuisine by taking a private cooking lesson.