Guanacaste in Costa Rica is laden with so many natural wonders, that it would be difficult to pack them in one day’s itinerary. For instance, you have the Arenal Volcano national park, a 30,000-acre national park with an active volcano as a backdrop. You also have the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National Park, with breathtaking waterfalls you can’t take your eyes away from. And, you also have Selvatura park, an 850-acre ecological park featuring exhibits, a vast collection of butterflies and other insects. So many things to see, so little time? Plan your stay in Costa Rica and you’ll find time for everything! Let us help you find the best accommodation by showing you the top 11 Airbnb vacation rentals in Guanacaste!
This little paradise in Monteverde offers a beautiful secluded space surrounded by nature, perfect for couples and families looking for a tropical getaway. An entire house with one bedroom good for four people is fully at the guest’s disposal. The guests may be able to access the beautiful living spaces, a fully equipped kitchen, a laundry washing machine, access to outdoor spaces, an outdoor fireplace, and free parking in the area. Outside the apartment, you may find a hike through a rustic path in the forest, and cafes and restaurants within walking distance not far from the apartment, all to keep you entertained throughout your stay.
Cloud Forest Sanctuary MonteverdeMonte Verde, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable and the view was outstandingno need for wifi just enjoy the beauty around youglass windows everywhere nice deck comfortable bedalso comfortable chairs on the porch looking out to the woodsunfortunately the internet didn't work but we still had a great cozy timeit was also very clean when we arrivedthe doors are not all flush so expect done bugs although the space was cleangreat clean and big place to stay in middle of the forestbeautiful home with great views well located very clean and everything we needed was there
Host:tanya is a wonderful hostthe owner tanya was also quick in answering our emails and was very helpfulthis is a one of a kind home in the cloud forestallison showed us how to get to the house and she was very prompt friendly and helpfuleverything in tanya’s home is well thought out and is traveler friendlyRead more reviewsa fantastic retreat locationvery special place and locationnice house in the heart of the forest very close to the cloudforestlocation-wise it is perfectgreat location and views
Unwind in this rustic and minimalist cabin at Playa Conchal for a perfect, peaceful getaway. This listing offers an entire cabin with one living space great two people. Inside the cabin, you may find a fridge, a microwave, a coffee maker, a private pool, a dining space, and towels and linen all at your disposal. In addition, the Airbnb provides a private patio, views of the Pacific ocean, and tight security as it is inside a gated community. You may find the beach just a short walk away, and the towns of Tamarindo and Flamingo only 25 minutes away.
Cabina Blanca - Cozy & SecludedPlaya Conchal, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsthe fans cooled it off well at night so we didn't have trouble sleepingthe roof top was a great place to enjoy breakfast and was our favorite partthe cabina is cozy and worth every dollar highly recommendthere is a microwave and a toaster and a minifridge which are helpful to make some light breakfastsa nice cozy little cabin for twothis is an affordable and clean place to staythe cabina is clean and cozyit is nice and clean close to beautiful beaches and really affordableeverything was clean and the fans helped keep us cool enough to sleep at nightwe made it there with our two-wheel drive though it is nice comfortable and clean upon arrival
Host:tim has great suggestions and was a great hostour hosts were also wonderful as wellkim and tim were great hostskim was extremely helpful with directions and check inkim and tim were really kind and friendly hostsRead more reviewsclose to many beautiful beacheslocation to nearby beaches was greatexcellent location with so many beaches to walk to or a short drive awayvery close to a beautiful quiet beachgreat location with access to private beaches
At Tamarindo, this Airbnb makes an upscale and spacious Costa Rican-style bungalow available to its guests. The place offers an entire bungalow with one bedroom with one bed, good for four people. The host also offers practical amenities to the guests, including a kitchenette, air conditioning, spacious living areas, and access to a paid washer and dryer. Guests may also access a swimming pool, secure off-street parking, and ocean views. Not to mention that the place is surrounded by lush, colorful vegetation and wildlife!
Casa Tranquila poolside bungalowTamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsthe surroundings are beautiful (whole place looks like a tree house) and we felt very comfortable and safebeautiful garden with lots of animals to see and a refreshing poolthe space was very comfortable and easy to move in tothe pool and hammock were a nice touch to the space as well as private parking areawe were able to swim comfortably and safely up tocasa tranquila was clean and comfortablethe staff takes a lot of care in cleaning the place so it’s always spotlessthe bungalow was impeccably clean and perfectly appointed for a longer term staytidy clean space nestled in the trees with birds and monkeys right out your deck doorthe villa is wonderful and well located it was clean and comfortable
Host:jose was the perfect hostthe host is extremely welcoming and accommodatingjose is a awesome hostjose was a fantastic host as welljose is a fabulous hostRead more reviewsgreat location walking distance to townawesome location and great valuegreat location walking distance from town and beachgreat location to walk everywhere in tamarindoamazing place to stay the location is great
Just one hour away from the airport in the dry tropical forest of Guanacaste, this Airbnb host offers an accommodation with a movie-like architecture and interior design. This cozy and sustainable inspired by The Hobbit space is well suited for travellers and couples looking for a serene getaway in the area of Liberia. The space offers a covered patio, wifi access, free parking in the area, and breakfast options available. You may also find nearby trails and wildlife in the area. Tours to rainforests, Palo Verde National Park and more are available nearby, while beaches are only an hour’s drive away.
Hobbit Cottage, Bagaces, Guayabo, Liberia, Gte.Liberia, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsspacious comfortable bed fabulous view everything we neededthe view is wonderful and the breakfast is greati adored having dinner and breakfast with themthis was a great place to stay on our last night in costa rica secluded relaxing and comfortablewilliam also makes great breakfaststhis little cottage was beautiful it was very clean fresh towels and homemade soap toothe room is clean stylish comfortable and thoughtfully arrangedthe cottage is clean spacious and well designed/decoratedthe bed is comfortable everything is very clean and the cottage is spacious and comfortableangie & william are remarkable hosts the place is magnificent very clean and has a superb view
Host:overall very peaceful place and kind hospitalityexcellent place with friendly helpful hoststhe hosts are incredible and have the best energygreat hosts and a unique airbnb experiencevery nice place with amazing hostsRead more reviewsthe house is close to many of cr attractionsalso close to lots of fun things like zip lining and the hot springsplus their property is nice to walk around and their dogs are a blast to play withthe place was very cute and in a somewhat secluded location next to williams housewe can highly recommend this location and hope to be back soon
Perfect for both short and long stays, this apartment in Playa Flamingo is fully equipped to host a group of four comfortably in a cozy and practical space. The space offers top of the line quality, with hardwood floors, a cable TV, a washer and dryer, and free parking on the premises. Being only five minutes away from Conchal Beach, and very near the area of Tamarindo, you may be able to keep yourself busy and entertained with the many attractions this area has to offer.
Five Minutes From Conchal Beach Washer & DryerPlaya Flamingo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioning worked greatthe internet worked very well and also the tvvery stylish place with all amenities and more than comfortable staywe ate breakfast on the balcony several days and it was very nicethe ac units in the two rooms made it easy to only cool rooms we were usingvery clean and stylishclean functional and affordablefantastic apartment very clean and comfortableit was super clean and organizedvery pleasant stay clean and comfortable
Host:love on sight hostsvery friendly hosts and neighborsgreat place and great hosti highly recommend this host and propertyhe was very attentive and great host highly recommend his placeRead more reviewsclose to several great beaches close tosupermarketsbest place to stay near tamarindoit has a great location as it is close to many cool beachesbeautiful place close to several gorgeous beachesthe location is great if you are looking to be right in the middle of multiple locations
In the area of Tamarindo, this Airbnb host offers “Casa Mambo” as the perfect place for backpackers and travellers in search of a hip and young space. Being the perfect surf house in the area, this listing offers an entire house with one bedroom and one bed, good for two people. The Airbnb offers an array of amenities, including a kitchen, a lounge area, access to patio and hammock, air conditioning, shower water heaters and a bathtub. Large spacious areas are also a plus in this space. The house is only a short walk away from the middle of Tamarindo and is surrounded by Costa Rican biodiversity.
Casa Mambo - Tamarindo Surf HouseTamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsthe outdoor kitchen is great for cooking breakfast or heating up some leftover grub from local spotsthe air conditioning was a blessing and marina had kindly turned it on prior to our arrivaljust toss on the a/c at night and you'll sleep like a babycozy and secluded home with a beautiful outdoor kitchen and patiocomfy bed great ambience sweet interior setup and bathroom close to everything - we definitely recommend itthe house was clean and comfortable with nice clean sheets and towelseverything is spotlessly cleanit was super clean and spaciousthe house is clean and the attention to detail is amazingit was clean and mariana was very helpful
Host:marina was a great hostmarina is a wonderful hostmarina is a great hostmarina is so lovely and a great hostmarina was an excellent host who was available for questions but didn’t hoverRead more reviewsthe location was perfectgreat location close to the action but quietit's location was excellent secluded but still right in the middle of everywherea great location and very nice housewe were able to walk to everything - the location was perfect
Found only a few steps away from the sandy beaches of Samara, this place offers comfortable and cozy accommodation with beach views and a patio. The apartment includes a bedroom with two beds great for three people. The amenities offered by the listing include air conditioning, a private bathroom, a kitchenette, beach towels, and wifi access. A private balcony and free breakfast are also at the guest’s disposal. The apartment is right next to the beach and restaurants, cafes, and bars are within walking distance, all to keep you entertained during your stay.
Lovely Beachfront Apart W/ BRFAST!Sámara, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsgreat free breakfast & coffee in the morningsthe included breakfast and coffee were delicious everyone was very hospitable and made our stay very enjoyablelastly the included breakfast was awesomethe breakfast that was included was also a great way to start the dayhaving breakfast included with the stay was a good valuethe apartment is clean and comfortably furnishedthe place was exactly as described clean and cool with tons of charm and privacythe apartment is clean and perfect for 2-3 peopleso hard to leave we loved everything about it - the apt was simple clean & comfortableclean excellent staff great vibe
Host:the staff is amazingthe people were all kindwonderful staff treated me like familythe restaurant staff was beyond greatthe restaurant staff was extremely friendly and our host was very helpfulRead more reviewslocation location is key for beach lovers and this location is is paradiselocation is easy to walk anywhere in townthis place has the best location in towngreat location great food and great atmospherewe loved the beach location
In the area of Punarenas Canton, this Airbnb offers you a very spacious rural home, perfect for a tropical getaway for families and friends looking to relax among the greenery. Alternatively, you may also get busy with multiple activities available in the area. This spacious bed and breakfast has three bedrooms with seven beds good for ten people. A kitchenette, a balcony with a hammock, cozy living spaces, wifi access, and free parking in the area are also available to the guests. Breakfasts are included. Several tours and activities are also available in the area, including sport fishing, multiple kinds of kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, island tours, and whale and dolphin watching.
Teak house w/ private beach in jungle settingPunta Cuchillos, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsthe breakfast is very yummy and we loved escpecially the costa rica way of making coffeebreakfast was also very nice with fresh coffeethe view from the shower out over the gulf of nicoya was lovelyif you're a fan of kayaking i highly recommend the bioluminescence tourthe included breakfast was definitely a bonusvery clean and beautiful scenerythe b&b was clean and quiet situated in a secluded area with tons of wildlifea little exposed to elements but still felt clean and safeclean cozy place with breakfast just few hundred meters from the ferry terminal
Host:the hosts were amazing and i highly recommend this placethomas and vigdis were great hoststhe host are really kind and always here for youwonderful stay with amazing hostsvigdis and thomas also have different kind of tours we recommend the bioluminescent kayak tourRead more reviewssuper close to the ferrythe location is amazing with a private beach/bay and tons of wildlife right around the propertywish we would have gone fishing next time highly recommend this placegreat hosts in a beautiful location the meals were incredible and the room was very cutebreakfast was very good and the place was secluded and beautiful
Found 5 minutes from the center of Liberia, here guests are offered a relaxed and peaceful stay near the beaches and mountains, great for families and groups. The host offers the entire apartment with two bedrooms good for six people. The listing also offers the following amenities at your disposal: air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen, two parking spaces, a dryer and washer, and toiletries. A gym and swimming pool are also at your disposal. Near the apartment, you may find the Rincon de la Vieja national park, hot springs, waterfalls, beaches, and shopping centers.
Beautiful Apartment at Liberia A/CLiberia, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsa/c worked great and the pools were very cleanapartment was very comfortable with air conditioninga/c is quiet loved itthe wifi was such a relief for us trying to navigate ourselves around costa ricawe enjoyed the amenities like gym and washing facilitiesvery clean and organizedvery clean and comfortablevery clean nice poolthe house was incredibly clean and modernthe condo is clean with everything you need
Host:great place great hostthe security guards are all friendly and helpful for getting the keys and also requesting taxiseveryone was helpful and very friendlyeveryone was very helpful and very politeluis is an outstanding hostRead more reviewsthe location was greatgreat spot close to the airportgreat location; close to the airport and shopping (walmart)very secure location and quietexcellent location to explore northern guanacaste
Indulge in the ultimate retreat in nature if you book this stunning villa that is surrounded by a tropical forest. As if this were not enough, you can also enjoy the spectacular views of the mountain and the ocean. Open the front door that will lead you to an outdoor patio that is equipped with soft cushions. Near the patio, you can enjoy a barbecue feast in the evening while looking at the fountain. The main area of the villa is painted blue to make you feel calm and peaceful all day long. Other facilities you can enjoy include five bedrooms for ten guests, five bathrooms, a living area with glass windows and wireless internet access.
Casa Blue, prime views of Tamarindo and forestTamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Top guest reviewsthe pool and sun deck were fantasticbeautiful home comfortable spectacular viewsthe view over the cliff past the infinity pool is beyond breathtakingthe villa itself is very modern fantastic outlay allowing leisure time around the infinity poolthe pool and the views are breathtaking but walking through the house is a treat in itselfthe house was very clean and beautifully decoratedthe house was kept exceptionally cleanit is clean beautifully decorated and the setting is just magicalhe left the kitchen spotless and is delightful as wellthe pool was kept sparkling clean as the entire house was also
Host:the staff were lovelythe staff is amazing and attentivealejandra and the house staff were wonderfulthe house staff were very helpfulthe house staff was very professional and took great care of usRead more reviewsamazing house on a amazing locationthe location is quite isolated which is great for privacybeautiful house in an amazing locationthe location of casa blue is perfect for the adventurous type of travelerwe hope to come back to this beautiful place very soon
In the area of Playa Negra in the town of Santa Cruz, find yourself in a simple and comfortable cabin surrounded by lush greenery not far away from the pristine beaches of the region. An entire house with one bedroom good for five guests is ready for use, with air conditioning, a kitchen, a washer for laundry, and free parking in the area at your disposal. Outside the apartment, you may find many things to keep yourself entertained, including great restaurants within walking distance, beaches only a few minutes walk away, tours available in the area, horseback riding, and surf lessons.
Surfers Dream Cabina in Playa Negra
Be one with nature
Adventure in nature is just right around the corner at Guanacaste. Explore beautiful landscapes and rich wildlife, and you’ve got yourself a picture-perfect trip. Pair this with an Airbnb that suits your taste to have a worry-free trip!
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