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 snorkeling. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation 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 vacation home and experience everything that makes Tarcoles a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation, April, May, March and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tarcoles

Travelers 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 center:

  • 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)
Transport

Transportation 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 center. 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.

Where to stay around Tarcoles?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 868 holiday lettings near Tarcoles. From 239 Houses to 13 Bungalows, 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 Tarcoles is on HomeAway.

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:

  • Los Sue単os: 181 holiday homes
  • Hermosa Hills: 110 holiday homes
  • Barrio Las Parcelas: 35 holiday homes
  • Villas Xihu: 32 holiday homes
  • Cielo Gardens: 236 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Tarcoles?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 239 Houses in Tarcoles. Our other popular types of Tarcoles holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tarcoles?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 711 holiday homes with pool available in Tarcoles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.