Destination guide

The beachside setting of Tarcoles is ready to explore

The beaches, jungle and riverfront display a scene truly unique to Tarcoles. This city is well-known for its bird watching and snorkelling. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Tarcoles

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Tarcoles a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hacienda las Agujas (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Turu Ba Ri Nature & Adventure Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Neo Fauna (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Tarcoles

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, April, May, March and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tarcoles

Travellers love Tarcoles for its sandy beaches and lush rainforest. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Tarcoles is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carara National Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Mantas Beach (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Herradura Beach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Turu Ba Ri Nature & Adventure Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Jaco Beach (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Tarcoles

The nearest airport is in San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), located 31.8 mi (51.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is 34.8 mi (56 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Tarcoles?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,070 holiday lettings around Tarcoles. From 374 Houses to 83 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Tarcoles?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Tarcoles:

  • Barrio Ricos y Famosos: 277 holiday homes
  • Barrio Copey: 119 holiday homes
  • Barrio Los Faroles: 204 holiday homes
  • Hermosa Hills: 138 holiday homes
  • Barrio Los Villalobos: 295 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tarcoles?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tarcoles. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hacienda las Agujas: 1,156 holiday lettings
  • Carara Biological Reserve: 1,159 holiday lettings
  • Jardín Pura Vida: 1,107 holiday lettings
  • Mantas Beach: 1,108 holiday lettings
  • Caldera Port: 407 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tarcoles listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Tarcoles?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 374 Houses in Tarcoles. Our other popular types of Tarcoles holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 103 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tarcoles?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 890 holiday homes with pool available in Tarcoles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.