Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Pavones, Costa Rica - Updated 2022

airbnb Pavones, Costa Rica

Boasting of some of the most stunning beaches in the world, Costa Rica serves as the Earth’s paradise for both nature and non-nature lovers. And, if you are longing for the best waves for surfing, there is no place better than Pavones. In addition to the beaches of Playa Pavones, this surfer town is endowed with rainforests inhabited by diverse wildlife. Head to Rio Claro to enjoy a lazy day in nature. Splash and soak in the crystal clear river to refresh yourself. Also, drop by the local market that you can find on the beach every Saturday. Have chit chats with local people while tasting their products. Finally, stop by Guaymi Indian Reserve to observe how the indigenous tribe live their lives. You will need to hike for approximately five hours to get to the reserve. Continue reading to find the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Pavones.

1. A blue house for bird watchers (from USD 115)

A sense of tranquility can be smelled instantly once you arrive in front of the house. It is painted in a beautiful blue throughout. The house has one spacious bedroom and one bathroom available along with a living room. It is a comfortable stay for a family of three or a small group of friends. If you are a bird-watcher this is your paradise. The huge balcony with hammocks offers you the best space to relax after a day on the beach which is also super close to the house. It will only take a short walk before you take a dip.

Casa Aloha - Relaxing Surfer & Yoga Paradise!
112 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
in a single word comfortable
our stay was fantastic kelly and james are pura vida all the way and casa aloha was very comfortable
the beds are super comfortable and the master bedroom has air conditioning if you need to cool down
they are also building a pool now which will be an extra treat
super comfortable space with everything you need
so clean everything you could possible need
it was clean and we had everything that we need and more
super good shower with hot water all things is clean and confortable
i am a repeat person to casa aloha and it never disappoints very private safe clean and cozy
kelly and james are great hosts
kelly and james were so nice and helpful
james and kelly are wonderful hosts and their place feels like home away from home
kelly and james were very nice and helpful
kelly and james were the best hosts any guest could possibly ask for
awesome location for surfing
the location also amazing
the location is perfect close to the main break and town
you'll have an easy walk to the beach - very close and down to the surf break
we loved the short walk to the point break awesome experience
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2. A spacious house (from USD 105)

What a fantastic experience it is to be able to stay in the middle of nature where you will be surrounded by lush green trees and entertained by the songs of birds. Offering one bedroom and one bathroom, this beautiful house is ideal for three people. You can visit with family, friends, or your little furry buddy. The house is adjacent to the beach, with hiking spots and restaurants, among others. Enjoy a relaxing massage, a sound sleep on the cosy bed, a peaceful fishing trip, an adventurous hiking expedition, or simply sit and watch the views, this rental offers you all.

Bird Perch , Amazing Views in a Cozy Space!
Pavones, CR-P, Costa Rica
40 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
clean and gorgeous cabina
great communication very clean stylish and wonderful liaison <3
the casita was very clean modern and the perfect size for us two and our dog
gustavo is a great host and will help with the insider tips of the area
awesome view the caretaker santos was quite helpful even tho he has little english
gustavo was very responsive to our needs
wonderful location and vet private
very peaceful setting and close to the surf
we loved staying here as it afforded us privacy but still close to the beach
santos the rental host makes a great location all the better
the cosiest place in the whole of pavones i loved my stay here
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3. A budget accommodation (from USD 28)

Looking for a great budget accommodation in Pavones? Carol’s Cabinas is where you can stay. Enjoy staying with other people, which is a nice way to mingle with both locals and foreigners. There is a large open kitchen where you can cook a fresh fish that you caught on a fishing tour with us. There are hammocks in the spacious balcony for you to unwind. A large garden is there for you to explore, where you can find exotic fruit trees and pretty plants. You are free to consume all fresh fruits that grow in our garden. The house is within walking distance to Playa Pavones and some supermarkets.

Carols Cabinas Mango Private Room Shared Bath 1
Pavones, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
22 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in hostel 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabinas in the center of pavones are very beautiful and comfortable
loved the vibe the mattresses were so soft in our private room
it was the largest and nicest room in costa rica with nice big windows and lots of fans
carols cabinas is the way to go the rooms are cheap and clean
host was very helpful
pablo was very nice and accommodating
it’s quiet perfectly located and has a really cool vibe
we recommend this place
the beach was close and so was a lovely river
it is a place where everybody feels welcome so soon you be a part of the village life
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4. A beautiful villa (from USD 120)

Surrounded by a tropical garden, this villa makes a beautiful and relaxing place for you to enjoy a superb vacation in Pavones. You can laze around in the cosy bed, cook a delicious fare in the large kitchen, or simply sip a cup of coffee on the patio. In the morning, lie down in the hammock and absorb the beauty of the surrounding. Whether you want to surf on the beach, swim in the river or indulge in authentic dishes in a restaurant, they are all close by. To disengage from the hectic city life you can always call for a massage, practice yoga, take surfing lessons, go river tubing or enjoy boat trips.

Villa Riviera: river trail, float to the surf!
Pavones, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
40 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
our cabin was simply furnished and clean
everything was just as described and our casita was very clean comfortable and spacious
we chose to have our room cleaned two times over the course of 6 days which was perfect
jamie and her husband were great hosts
overall a great experience and helpful hosts
jamie is a very responsive helpful and friendly host as well as her team and husband
sean and jamie are super nice hosts and very caring
the family that runs it was so helpful and easy to talk to
great location near waves and town
close to surf close to restaurants was perfect
great location easy to walk to the beach and in town
great location quiet villa in a beautiful garden setting
close to the point awesome yard
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5. A lovely bungalow

Situated close to the beach and supermarket, this lovely bungalow offers a quiet room that is perfect for either solo travellers or couples. As a guest, you are also free to enjoy other facilities including the comfortable couches in the living room, the tastefully done bedroom, while enjoying unlimited access to the internet and all basic amenities. If you drive to Pavones, this property offers you a free car parking space. This bungalow is only 300 meters (984 feet) away from the Pavones Break. Hence, whenever you want to surf or simply take a dip in the warm sea take a quick refreshing walk to the beach.

bungalow 300m of Pavones break
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
16 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
hot water good wifi
clean quiet safe really comfortable place
quiet clean comfy and most importantly not overly hot
the space is comfortable and very clean
the room was very clean close to the surf and quiet
marc is a lovely and generous host
marc is a really friendly and helps with booking trips surf lessons or even with sunburns
marc was great host if we are in the area we stay there agin
good location close to the beach the stores and restaurants
it is safe private quiet breezy has a great location and a comfy bed
close to supermarket very safe and marc has great knowledge about the surf
very nice and clean place close to the beach
i walked to the beach barefoot and surfed the long left and walked back without a problem
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6. A shared room in a quiet house (from USD 20)

Those who are travelling solo and are not willing to spend too much on accommodation should consider booking this vacation rental. You can sleep in a shared room that is located in a quiet house that is close to nature. As a budget accommodation, this house is a nice choice as it also comes with facilities such as a well-equipped kitchen so that you can enjoy the kind of food you prefer, air conditioning in case you feel too warm, and wireless internet for work or to connect to social media. Driving to the location shouldn’t be a problem as the property offers you free parking on the premises. Playa Pavones is only a few steps away.

Caza Olas, Room #8 - Mixed dorm - shared room
15 reviews  Wifi Available
Shared room in hostel 4 Beds 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
caza olas is clean and a short walk from the waves
every person of the staff is friendly and helpful
all of the staff are incredibly kind and inviting
nice place and nice people and it's a 2 minute walk to pavones
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7. House of the rising wave (from USD 165)

A big and spacious house is waiting for you and your loved ones. Providing three comfortable bedrooms, the house can accommodate up to eight people. What is more, you can also enjoy facilities such as two bathrooms, basic cooking items, coffee maker, essentials and wireless internet. The best part about this house is its private yard. You can enjoy the lush vegetation that includes coconut trees, mango trees and heliconia flowers. The beach is within the proximity and the house boasts of its outdoor shower that you can use to wash off the salty water from the beach. The balconies on the second story offer you a mindblowing view of the tropical rainforest.

House of the Rising wave
Pavones, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
14 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 7 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
it was a great spot for our trip the house was very spacious and clean
excellent home and very attentive host
neighbors were friendly and quiet
the location is perfect - very close to the beach 3 grocery stores and many restaurants
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8. A friendly guest house (from USD 38)

This friendly guest house features a bedroom that fits two people. Therefore it is a perfect stay for a couple or a solo traveller. The property is only 150 meters (492 feet) from Pavone’s surf spot. Located adjacent to the bus station, and the supermarket, the house also comes with a comfortable living room, a kitchen to whip up food of your choice, and a beautiful garden where you can relax in the shades when the sun strikes. You are also welcome to pick some fresh fruits in the garden, although the kind of fruit will always be seasonal. From the terrace, you can admire the view of the beach, watch surfers, or simply laze around.

Sol y Luna double or twin bedroom, private br # 2
Pavones, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
21 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
most comfortable bed of my holiday
this is a nice clean place right in town
his place is perfectly clean and nice
convenient super clean super affordable
cozy and clean perfect location y buena onda
great place with nice host
tom is such a nice host
marvin is a great host and was quick to respond to all of our questions
marvin is an excellent host and goes above and beyond to make sure his guests feel welcome
tom is a very cool guy and excellent host
great house close to the beach and town
i recommend his spot as it is a 5 minute walk to the break at pavones
great location right next to the beach and many local restaurants
house is super clean and beautiful close to the beach and very close to two supermarkets
this is a great place to stay in pavones
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9. A beachfront hostel

Clear River is a perfect stay for those looking forward to a quiet vacation, reading or surfing. Book a private room so that you can enjoy a quiet time all by yourself or with your partner. You are free to access the entire house, except the office. If you are a bookworm, you can enjoy reading a collection of books when you have some leisure time. Prepare your own Costa Rican dishes in the kitchen. Or, relax in the spacious garden outside. Wireless internet is also available. The best thing about this hostel is its location, that is right across the beach.

Clear River Beach Front Hostel & Rentals.
Pavones, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
23 reviews
Shared room in tiny house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
showed us our room was really friendly and approachable
suzanne and patrik were great hosts
everyone was so friendly and it was right across the road from the beach
susanne and her husband were both friendly and helpful
great location amazing host: very friendly clean and easy going
tidy set up right infront of the surf really close to grocery stores and good restaurants
there are two markets within a very easy walking distance and the beach is right across the road
best location we have stayed in all of coast rica
rustic but comfortable clear river is definitely on our wish list of places to visit again
clear river is a great place to stay
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10. A wooden house (from USD 47)

Enjoy warmth and peace as you stay at this wooden, rustic house. Complete privacy and a good night sleep will be yours because you will get a spacious room equipped with two beds and all basic amenities. A perfect space for solo travellers or couples, you can relax on the porch that features hammocks. Here you can laze around and listen to the sound of the waves, or simply watch the surfers practice. You can detox while relishing the vegan fare that your hosts offer. In the morning, you will be served fresh coffee and breakfast. Restaurants and shops can also be found around the corner.

SURFHOUSE PAVONES Koi room with view to nature
Pavones, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rooms are tidy and comfortable and a great place to chill out
it was very clean and comfortable to stay
we had a super clean comfortable room
moshe was super friendly and chill
the place has an awesome location
super close to all the restaurants and beach everyone there was so friendly
it’s a great place if you are planning to go surfing in pavones
it is the perfect place to stay
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Holiday vibes every day in Pavones

No matter what time you come to Pavones, it will always feel like a holiday. Surf and swim every day, marvel at the breathtaking landscape and treat yourself to Costa Rican delicacies.

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