Where to stay around Playa Flamingo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,160 holiday lettings near Playa Flamingo. From 294 Houses to 200 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Playa Flamingo is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Playa Flamingo?

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 Playa Flamingo:

  • Papagayo Peninsula: 617 holiday homes
  • Ladera del Mar: 205 holiday homes
  • Coco Sunset Hills: 173 holiday homes
  • Junquillal: 42 holiday homes
  • Palm Beach Estates: 160 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 Playa Flamingo?

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

  • Flamingo Beach: 1,833 holiday lettings
  • WAYRA Institute of Spanish: 1,407 holiday lettings
  • Reserva Conchal Golf Course: 1,846 holiday lettings
  • Hermosa Bay Beach: 1,101 holiday lettings
  • Marina Papagayo: 1,000 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Playa Flamingo 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 Playa Flamingo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 294 Houses in Playa Flamingo. Our other popular types of Playa Flamingo holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 200 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 52 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Playa Flamingo?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 498 beach rentals in Playa Flamingo. You have also many other possibilities in Playa Flamingo area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 242 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 164 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 138 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Playa Flamingo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 998 holiday homes with pool available in Playa Flamingo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for wonderful beaches by the Pacific Ocean may like to try Playa Flamingo in Costa Rica. Situated on the northwest coast of this Central American country, there are plenty of things for visitors to see and do here. Holidaymakers will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, condos and beach houses.

    Things to do on holiday to Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica

    Playa Flamingo has a splendid stretch of beach for holidaymakers to either relax on or enjoy various activities. Some great watersports can be enjoyed here including surfing, snorkelling, water skiing, jet skiing, wind surfing and kayaking. Boats will also take tourists on fishing trips where there is a good chance of catching marlin, sailfish and giant tuna. Golfers can play at an 18-hole championship course and in fact this province is home to the largest number of golf courses in the country. The beautiful scenery makes this a great location for hiking, cycling and horseback riding. For the adventurous tourists there are opportunities for guided cave tours or canopy tours over the jungle treetops. There are good bars and restaurants in and around Flamingo Bay, with a variety of cuisine. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food from one of several bakeries and a vegetable market located in the area.

    Places to visit on holiday to Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica

    Playa Flamingo is located conveniently close to many interesting places in the province. For example there is Wildlife Refuge Diria and the Las Baulas National Marine Park, which is an important spawning and nursing ground for leatherback turtles. Other attractions to be found in the province include several museums such as the Museo de Sabanero and the Religious Art Museum, which are located just over an hour away in the province capital, Liberia. Another place well worth visiting is Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National Park, which features hot springs, waterfalls and rivers. Various tours can be arranged while staying here including ocean safaris where tourists can spot whales, dolphins and turtles.

    Weather in Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica

    The climate here is good all year round with the dry season generally between November and April and next to no rainfall between December and February. The rainy season begins in late April or early May and continues through October, a month which averages 48 inches. Temperatures can range from a high of 35 degrees centigrade and a low of 20 centigrade with March and April the warmest months on average.

    Travel to Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica

    Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR) is located in Liberia and is approximately one hour’s drive from Playa Flamingo. Flights arrive here from a few international airports including Brussels (BRU), London-Gatwick (LGW), Miami (MIA) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) as well as seasonal flights to Amsterdam (AMS) and Dusseldorf (DUS). Taxis are available outside the terminal building and there are car rental services available here too.

    Activities and attractions in Playa Flamingo

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Playa Flamingo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Monkey Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
    • Haras del Mar Equestrian Center (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
    • Papagayo Golf and Country Club (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course (13.1 mi / 21 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Playa Flamingo

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

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Playa Flamingo

    Travellers appreciate the breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Playa Flamingo has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Playa Flamingo is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Flamingo Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Conchal Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Coco Beach (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
    • Hermosa Bay Beach (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
    • Playa Brasilito (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Penca Beach (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)