Where to stay around Esterillos?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 411 holiday lettings near Esterillos. From 176 Houses to 41 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Esterillos for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Esterillos?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Esterillos. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Manuel Antonio: 331 holiday homes
  • North America: 518,181 holiday homes
  • Calle Hermosa: 20 holiday homes
  • Jaco: 846 holiday homes
  • Central America: 10,871 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Esterillos! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Esterillos?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Esterillos with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Jaco: 846 holiday lettings
  • Quepos: 379 holiday lettings
  • Herradura: 809 holiday lettings
  • Playa Hermosa: 889 holiday lettings
  • Esterillos Oeste: 397 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Esterillos?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Esterillos. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Herradura Beach: 919 holiday rentals
  • Mantas Beach: 877 holiday rentals
  • Hacienda las Agujas: 922 holiday rentals
  • Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park: 925 holiday rentals
  • Carara Biological Reserve: 910 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Esterillos listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Esterillos in Puntarenas, Costa Rica your home away from home

For a holiday never to be forgotten, holidaymakers continually flock to the Esterillos in Puntarenas. Esterillos is located about 20 minutes from the town of Jaco in the Central Pacific region of Costa Rica. This beach is separated into Esterillos Este and Estrillos Oeste (East & West). The beach area is yet to be stained by commercial development which makes it a quiet and relaxing place to get away from the hassles of life. There are good surf spots all along the beach with most people preferring the Oeste side. The 'Oeste' side is also called Bejuco by locals. Accommodation is in plenty around Esterillos including independently-owned luxury and family, fully equipped vacation rental villas, cottages, luxurious condominiums and B & B?s.

Things to do on holiday to Esterillos in Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Surfing is the major attraction for visitors in Esterillos Oeste. There are several solid surf spots year round on its Pacific coast which is famed for its classic beach breaks and long points which work all year round. Fast breaking hollow but accessible waves have made the area an extremely popular destination. Less swell arrives during the dry season but offshore winds blow nearly every day. It is a destination for surfers of all skill levels. Therefore, it is one of the best places for learners and the experienced alike, who are promised a wonderful time on the beautiful tropical sea. Visitors can also sunbathe, swim and enjoy a range of leisure such as water skiing, wind surfing and sailing, fishing, beach walking, horseback riding or simply relaxing in the serene beach atmosphere. The town of Jacó is a short drive away where we have banks, tour services, golf, deep sea fishing, marina, large supermarkets, restaurants of every kind, and night life.

Places to visit on holiday to Esterillos in Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Holidaymakers will find many attractions in Esterillos that will fill their days with excitement; Esterillos is only about an hour from Manuel Antonio Park or the Carrara national park. To the east of the beach are a number of tidal pools (caletas) where you can look for shells and small tropical fish. The bronze mermaid statue locally referred to as La Sirena, is a famous landmark and is a popular photo shoot spot for visitors. Another popular activity is souvenir shopping from the vendors at the beach.

Weather in Esterillos in Puntarenas, Costa Rica

The temperature is warm throughout the year in Esterillos with March ? April being the warmest with highs of 33 and lows of 23 degrees centigrade. The coldest months are December ? January with lows of 21 degrees centigrade. The water is always warm, although January and February are considered to be the best times to visit for water sports. This is because the water is at its most calm during this time. The months of December to April are considered to be the dry season. This area of Costa Rica sees most of the rain between May and November.

Travel to Esterillos in Puntarenas, Costa Rica

The closest airport to Esterillos in Puntarenas, Costa Rica, is the Juan Santa Maria Airport which is only 60.3 km/ 37.5 miles away. From the airport there are several transport options including; taxi or shuttle, busses at the coca-cola bus station, or car rentals. These are all available at the airport.

Sightseeing in and around Esterillos

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Esterillos a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bejuco Beach (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Neo Fauna (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Canopy Vista Los Suenos Adventure Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Hacienda las Agujas (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Esterillos

Travellers enjoy Esterillos for its surfing. 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.

Exploring the natural landscape of Esterillos

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Esterillos is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Esterillos Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Bejuco Beach (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Jaco Beach (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Herradura Beach (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Mantas Beach (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)