Uvita is located on the southwest coast of Costa Rica. It’s known for hosting the famous Envision Music Festival and, more importantly, its proximity to the Marino Ballena National Park. While you’re here, it would be silly not to spend time at the beach, where the rainforest grows right up until the water’s edge. The area also has a popular wildlife refuge called Rancho La Merced National Wildlife Refuge, where you can spend some of your time volunteering. The area is also known for its watersports, including surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing. Check out some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in town!
This beautiful apartment has room for up to four guests. The house is in a great location and only a kilometer (0.62 mi) walk away from the beach. The house is also close to the biggest national park in the area, the Marino Ballena National Park. There’s one bedroom in the house with a double bed as well as a sofa bed in the living room. The house is close to public transport links that can take you to the surrounding area as well as the local supermarket. The house also has an A/C unit and, for your own security, metal security bars on the windows. The front gate can also be padlocked.
Casita BahiaUvita, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Imagine staying in a unique property on your dream holiday, with the beach at your fingertips. This unique A-framed house has room for up to three guests, with two sleeping in a double bed on the upstairs mezzanine level and the third on the downstairs sofa bed. The house is located on a private property, with a total of 5 A-frame cabins dotted throughout, with a large garden as well as a swimming pool. The property manager lives on-site and is there to answer any questions or queries you may have during your stay. The house has great public transport links, connecting you to the local area.
Open-air A-frame Cabina 1 w/pool steps from beachUvita, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
There’s room for up to two guests in this beautiful house. The hosts have done what they can to make this house the most beautiful home away from home you could ever want. The house is close to the town of Uvita, and amazingly, right next door to the Uvita Falls with bamboo-lined hiking trails and amazing natural swimming pools. Within your room, you have a double bed as well as storage, so you can pack away your belongings and make yourself feel at home. There’s free onsite parking as well as a complimentary laundry service. The hosts are always nearby to give you advice on various available activities.
CASA NATIVOS ( #2 )Uvita, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
This beautiful A-frame cabin is on the same property as the previous A-frame. Again, there’s room for three guests – two in the upstairs mezzanine and one on the downstairs sofa bed. You can enjoy the entire cabin and socialize with some of the other guests on the property, which includes a swimming pool and a large garden. There’s also a secure parking area. If you’ve not driven into town, don’t worry: The cabins are also close to the local public transport links. The cabins are built in the middle of a rainforest, so it would be silly not to explore the place while you’re here!
Open-air A-frame Cabina 5 w/pool steps from beachUvita, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
This again is another A-framed cabin, on the same land as before. This particular cabin has room for up to four guests, with a double bed upstairs, a single bed downstairs as well as a sofa bed. Again, you have access to all the amazing outdoor area, including a patio outside your cabin, and a swimming pool. The cabin is also only a short walk away from the beach, which you’ll be silly not to spend plenty of your time at. The cabin is located in the middle of a rainforest, so you’ll wake up to the sound of nature at your doorstep.
Open-air A-frame Cabina 4 w/pool steps from beachUvita, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
This cabin is the perfect getaway house for a short weekend stay. There’s room for just two guests, with a double bed in the spacious bedroom. The cabin has a large kitchen, with more than enough bits and pieces for you to settle in and cook a feast. The house is only a short 500-meter (546.8-yard) walk from the beach, so you can even head out for a picnic lunch. The cabin is a recent build and is full of mod cons – including running hot water! There’s free parking available as well as air conditioning – which you’ll definitely need when you’re in the jungle.
Uvita, Ballena Beach, Llama del Bosque, Casita #2Uvita Beach, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
Enjoy this cabin, which is perfect for a couple on a quick getaway. This cabin is located on the same plot of land as all the A-Frames earlier mentioned but has more of a rustic feel. The cabin has a bedroom and bathroom inside the house, but you really get to feel at one with nature with its outdoor kitchen. Don’t worry about some nasty winter weather – you’re in the middle of a rainforest!
Private A/C Cabina 2 w/pool steps from beachUvita, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica
This beautiful two-bedroom apartment has more than enough room for four guests. You’ll love all the space you have here, with a double bed in one bedroom and two single beds in the other. The beach is also a short 500-meter (546.8-yard) walk away from the house. Once you’ve spent enough time at the beach, wander around the area surrounding the house, with its collection of farm animals and forest. The hosts are ready to offer advice on how you can best enjoy the outdoors, including scuba diving, horse riding, and various different hikes. The house is located close to the center of town, and the hosts have left bikes for you to help you get around.
This beautiful, affordable cabin is perfect for a quick weekend getaway. The house is close to the beach, where you’re bound to spot some wildlife – including dolphins and whales! You have the cabin to yourself, which includes a bedroom with two double beds, a basic kitchen, and living room. The kitchen may look basic, but it contains everything you’ll need to cook. With the heat in the area, you’re not going to want to be cooking big meals. Be warned though that there’s no hot water available at the property, and the hosts have pre-warned you to bring plenty of sun cream and bug repellent. There are also bikes available for rent.
Rustic Cabin in Bahía Ballena $20
This beautiful hostel is basically a beachfront hotel! While you’re here, it would be silly not to spend a good portion of your time at the beach, looking at the beautiful water. The hostel has set up a beautiful seating area under almond trees, with the water in the background. The hostel is a slightly longer walk away from the amenities – but its location makes up for it. Less than 3 km (1.86 mi) away, you can find a host of restaurants, cafes, and shops.
Hostel La Ballena Roja direkt am Strand la Colonia
Marino Ballena National Park
Uvita borders the famous Marino Ballena National Park. While you’re here, enjoy some of the sights of the park, including exploring the rainforest and whale-watching! Fun fact: The national park covers more area on the ocean than it does on land! It was first declared a national park in 1989, and its area was expanded in 1992. Complete your fabulous Costa Rica holiday by staying in one of the lovely Airbnb vacation rentals listed above!
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