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10 Vacation Rentals In Quepos, Costa Rica - Updated 2020

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Jeremiah
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Instead of people watching, how about animal watching? Costa Rica, besides its plethora of natural attractions, offers some of the best accommodations for you to immerse in the wildlife and flora and fauna of the jungle-filled country. From modern villas and stylish apartments to adventure homes and treehouses, these vacation rentals are nestled in verdant surroundings teeming with lush forests, home to monkeys, sloths and all kinds of creatures. Most of them come with a swimming pool and/or a balcony with hammocks, making them the ideal getaway holiday. Whether you’re a devout nature enthusiast, a honeymoon couple, a thrill-seeking family or simply someone looking to escape from civilization, these vacation rentals in Quepos, Costa Rica will be able to suit your needs. Here’s a look at the top vacation rentals in Quepos, Costa Rica.

1. Breathtaking ocean views (from USD 80)

Situated in a peaceful, scenic area in Quepos, La Casita is a two-story apartment that features a well-appointed kitchen, bedroom (queen-sized bed) and an outside balcony that provides jungle views and perhaps daily sights of your furry neighbors - monkeys. There is even a pool and a covered patio for you to take a break from the sweltering heat. With easy foot access to central Quepos, the location of La Casita is a perfect mix of nature and convenience. Not forgetting the spectacular views overlooking the cerulean ocean – make sure you catch the sunset!

La Casita Pool and Ocean Views
Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
313 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view from the balcony and from the pool
the views from our room were amazing
the bed was super comfortable and the fan and a/c worked perfectly
i greatly appreciated that we had air conditioning
the views form our apartment were great
Cleanliness:
the apartment was cleaned each day and fresh towels were brought
their place was clean cozy and inviting
i would give this place 6 stars if possible exceptionally clean and very well appointed rooms
saul who kept the property and accommodations super clean was adorable
Host:
everybody is very nice and helpful
great place and hosts who rapidly reply to messages
the owners were super nice and extremely helpful with all our questions
the people are friendly and very helpful
marta douglas and sandy are excellent hosts who respond immediately to any requests
Location:
convenient location great monkey watching
this place is in the perfect location
great farmers market close by on friday evenings (and saturday mornings too i believe)
a short easy walk to the main town
all in all it was a great location for a great trip
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2. Cottage comfort near the beach (from USD 40)

Cabina Amarilla is a quaint, cozy cabin situated a stone’s throw away from Playa Bejuco, one of Costa Rica’s cleanest beaches. It comes with access to a nice pool and a rancho with hammocks that is perfect for chilling. Air conditioning is available at a small additional charge. There is also a full concierge service for you to utilize while planning your trip (transport, tours, rentals, massage services, etc.). With grocery stores, restaurants and public transport all within walking distance, Cabina Amarilla is a convenient gem in Costa Rica.

Cabina Amarilla with a Pool, Beach, wifi & more!
Bejuco, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
62 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gets pretty warm without a/c
the room and bathroom are sparkling clean with all the amenities you can ask for
all the rooms are equipped to cook inside and the common areas are very nice and equipped too
Cleanliness:
the room was so clean cozy and practical
the unit is basic clean with a well-appointed kitchen
everything is very organized and super clean
we were staying in a very clean cabina well equiped
ecovida is very clean and has a fully loaded kitchen to be self sufficient
Host:
super staff and hosts
hosts are very nice
shanon and dave are the best hosts ever
thank you for hosting us :)
the managers are very friendly and attentive to any needs/questions their guests have
Location:
it is close to the beach (walk distance) and nearby places of interest
ecovida is a great place
it is located very close to the beautiful beach playa bejuco as well as to the shopping mall
ecovida is a great place to stay
ecovida offers very well equipped studio sized accommodation 5mn walk away from amazing beach
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3. Nature’s escape (from USD 50)

Hidden within the lush rainforest and surrounded by nothing else but nature, this tree house is perfect for wildlife and nature enthusiasts as well as anyone looking for a retreat deep within the arms of Mother Nature. Among the exotic trees and greenery, you can sit on the porch and look out for monkeys, sloths, birds, iguanas and other creatures going about their daily lives. The home is also clean and nicely decorated with a comfortable king-sized bed ideal for a couple. For the sake of convenience, do rent your own car.

TREE HOUSE, Manuel Antonio/ with great pool !!!
Quepos, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica
420 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
just don’t reset the wifi haha
the pool is nice and cool and the views are great
it was also nice having a kitchen area with a plethora of amenities
thomas was so kind enough to provide an extra fan for the evenings due to the heat
the tree house is beautiful cozy charming and romantic
Cleanliness:
the space is pretty intimate but clean and well stocked
this place was so cool it was gorgeous clean and stylish
Host:
tomas is an amazing host
thomas was very responsive and knowledgeable
thank you thomas and lili for being such great hosts and being informative and quick to respond
lili and thomas are the best hosts
a great spot great accommodating hosts and a unique experience
Location:
the location of the treehouse is excellent
plus you really cannot beat the affordability of this place and the joy it brings
a huge break from stressful life in a purely natural place
great stay in a very unique place
perfect place to commune with nature
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4. Forest studio ideal for bird watching (from USD 39)

Although not exactly a treehouse, this apartment is another natural wonder. Facing the dense jungle, you are guaranteed to wake up to the calming symphony of the flora and fauna. You can head into downtown – which is five minutes away – to enjoy some local activities, traverse the jungle trails, or simply spend the day lying on the balcony hammock while indulging in the serenity of nature. Equipped with the necessary facilities (Wi-Fi, kitchen, bathroom), this home is ideal for pairs and suitable for a group of three.

Birds Watching Quepo/Manuel Antonio
Quepos Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
252 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was very spacious and it had a great view off the back porch
waking up naturally to the beautiful view from the bed somehow added hours to the day
he includes delicious fruits and snacks and coffee in the apartment
lots of fans to keep you cool
it is awesome you'll love it especially if you are a fan of monkeys
Cleanliness:
the place was really clean and quiet
the apartment was clean and well kept
the house is small but clean tidy and comfortable
the apartment is clean and well ventilated with fans
the appartment was clean and well equiped
Host:
the owner is a great host
thierry is a great host
thierry was an amazing host
thierry is a superb host
thierry was a fantastic host
Location:
the location is great
the location is by far the best
manuel antonio park was an easy 15-20 min drive away
cheap easy bus from san jose
once you walk onto the property you will realize you made the right decision like i did
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5. Luxury home built amongst trees (from USD 89)

Interestingly named the “Tarzan Jungle Home”, this home feels more like an outdoor adventure camp and serves as the perfect family bonding getaway. It comes with an outdoor covered patio, barbecue facilities, swimming pools (for adults and kids), a jacuzzi, and even a zip line canopy! It is near the Manuel Antonio National Park but away from the crowded, touristy places, giving you ample peace to spend some quality time with your family. The house sleeps a maximum of eight people.

King Bed Studio in Jungle - Jacuzzi, Balcony w/ Great View, Pool, Waterslide
16 reviews
Apartment 8 Guests 0 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
We had a comfortable king size bed full kitchen and jacuzzi in the bathroom
The only downside was finding it
they suggested we can use the first floor so it will be more comfortable
There was construction under our bedroom and outside the entire time
you have the option to mingle or to be in your private space
Host:
was cool and the pool night lights give a nice ambience
Yes We had 3 teenagers with us and they loved the pool slide ping pong and zip lines
We had a blast Manager set us up with a horseback tour that was absolutely spectacular
they were leaving next day very kind and respectful people
We also loved the speaker that we could hook to our phones to listen to music while we where outside
Location:
The location is 10 km from Quepos
We enjoyed staying away from touristy area and near locals
Use the gps to get into the vacinity
We were looking for adventure and found it
I used and really enjoyed it
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6. Modern villa in Costa Rica (from USD 90)

Pay no heed to the rhyming title – Villa Catorce is as imaginative as it gets. It’s a large, spacious home, furnished with all the necessary amenities and well laid out for a comfortable stay. You also get an outdoor pool and barbecue facilities to enjoy some group fun and relaxation before/after a day of touring. While it is nestled in a quiet area, it remains within walking distance of downtown Quepos and is 20 minutes’ away to many of the major attractions such as Manuel Antonio National Park and other beach activities. With two bedrooms and two bathrooms, this place is great for families.

Poolside Villa with the Comfort of Home in the Tropics of Costa Rica!
40 reviews
villa 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The shared laundry room was horrible
the pots and pans were like new and modern
as the condition of the dishes pots
the flora and fauna inside and outside of the Hacienda
it looks like we fall to the ground
Cleanliness:
It was very clean and tastefully decorated
The property was NOT clean
Host:
The garden is exceptionally nice
The villas were very nice with beautiful common grounds and nice warm pool Inside of villa is updated and nice
We appreciated the swimming pool and the magnificent environment
The manager was very friendly and answered all of my questions
We had a fantastic experience in the tropics
Location:
Only the children liked it Not too far from Park Manuel Antonio
The town of Quepos as a lot of restaurants and supermarkets
Oh well - never did get to use my swim suit in Costa Rica in our two week
While you can walk to downtown Quepos
good Pool is perfect Close to town
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7. Condo in the woods (from USD 46)

A cozy yet spacious apartment that is a fitting retreat for four to five people. It is located just five-minute walking distance from downtown Quepos so you can indulge in your delightful local shopping (grocery stores, fruit markets, clothing shops, etc.). The apartment also offers free on-site parking, a chilling swimming pool, barbecue facilities and well-furnished interior living quarters that will maximize the comfort of your stay. With a friendly host, adequate amenities and a perfect location, it’s no wonder this apartment is has earned the title of ‘paradise’.

Eco Condos - Budget Friendly Apartments with lots of local wildlife visits!
70 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning super cold and
It is clean and comfortable with a wonderful balcony overlooking the pool and the surrounding area
Out of three taps only one
Also the water ran hot then cold hot
No need to rent a car
Cleanliness:
The rooms are clean and spacious
The condos were clean and well kept
The pool is the meeting place for guests and monkeys
the place was so clean
Host:
an exceptional host accomadating everyone
particularly Dorit was extremely helpful and friendly
was a huge help to us both before and during our trip She set up ground transportation and tours and answered our many questions each day She is friendly helpful and extremely patient
they are very friendly and helpful when needed Flora
Dorit was very accommodating with our arrival time and when we got to the security gate
Location:
The public bus stop for the bus to Manuel Antonio Public Beach and National Park is a 5 min walk away
Top rated restaurants to discover in the neighborhood
The location was amazing - away from the busy streets of Quepos but close enough to walk into town for groceries the bank and to catch the public bus
We loved the location: an easy walk to town and to the bus stop for trips to Manuel Antonio for beaches restaurants and yoga
The location is very convenient to the national park only a short drive or bus ride and just up the hill a short walk from the restaurants shops and banks in Quepos
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8. A luxurious retreat (from USD 125)

If the pictures don’t ‘wow’ you away, reality will. The home of Casa Cascadas is immaculately laid out and beautifully designed, with two large master suites (each with a king-sized bed and a personal sitting area) and a big wraparound porch. There is also a lovely pool with resting hammocks in the compound. The apartment is designed in a manner where you can enjoy the luxury of the home while admiring the flora and fauna of the forest. It is situated near downtown Quepos and a short drive away from Manuel Antonio National Park. Ideal for double couples or a family of four to stay. From the home decorations to the spa services provided, you can tell that Casa Cascadas is truly Bali-inspired.

Bali inspired Casa Cascadas
25 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Each bedroom had a king-sized bed and the property managers provided a cot
As my children were getting ready for bed that night
The house is very comfortable and fully equipped
Has everything you may need and more
in the day we found them in the bathroom closest to the front door then on the other counter in the kitchen
Cleanliness:
there were clean blue towels mixed in with the clean white towels in the towel closet
"you are in the jungle "
it was clean and roomy and had everything we needed in the house and all the appliances worked
Rolando and Richard were so helpful-
I really appreciate everything and providing me with a great and enjoyable time full of R&R excellent trips
Host:
Elias was welcoming helpful and responsive in every way
Sarah was very helpful with housekeeping and maintenance concerns as well as helping arrange tours and taxis Message to the Owner
She was always there to help even when she wasn't working
courteous respectful and willing to assist with any of my questions
she gave us her phone number
Location:
Cascada is in a gated area located on the edge of Quepos
It also is just blocks from a variety of restaurants and shops in Quepos
The ladies are very informative
and we loved every minute of it
The local city bus stop is close by and a bus fare is only about 65 cents to anywhere in Quepos or Manual Antonio
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9. Tropical sanctuary (from USD 59)

Tucked within the comforts of tropical greenery, Kiskadee Casa has everything you need for a wonderful vacation with nature. It is situated close to many fine restaurants and popular attractions (Manuel Antonio National Park), but also comes with a well-appointed kitchen to stir up your own meals as well as a pool and a balcony (with hammocks) to relax in the serenity of your home. The concierge is especially helpful in booking your tours and transportation, so make sure you plan to do a little of everything here in Costa Rica.

Exotic Escape to Rainforest Home with Pool, Gated, <10 Min To Beach, WiFi/AC
50 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen is well stocked and easy to use
My one disappointment of the house was that the deck furniture was not very comfortable
We watched a whole troop of monkeys swinging through the trees and enjoyed sitting on the deck in the hammock chairs watching the breathtaking view
Was such a beautiful place and tons of fun playing in the water and jumping off the Falls
The ac units in the bedrooms cooled the house nicely
Cleanliness:
Very clean property and the experience was just lovely
The house has 2 full bedrooms and a shared bath upstairs and a bedroom downstairs with a full bath
The house was clean and the kitchen was well stocked
Host:
The owner Brendon was also very helpful with our booking and communicated with us as questions came up ahead of time
and he was able to communicate with the rental agency and get us taken care of Johan
He reached out and helped book us tours before the trip was always quick to respond with good information When we drove in from our flight to San Jose in the dark in a deluge of rain extremely...
Johan was awesome and set up great tours for us
made sure we were all set and told us he would check in on us the next day
Location:
The daily maid service a real plus
There was a bus stop not far from the estates which we used to go to Manuel Antonio
The location in the rain forest was divine
it was very clean comfortable and close to Manuel Antonio Park beaches and nice restaurants
Great location to Rainforest Felt like a treehouse
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10. Personal jungle experience

A house completely made up of teak, nestled within a quiet forest – perfect for a solitary getaway or a honeymoon with your significant other. The rustic façade gives way to a cozy, warm interior, and the bathroom even has a jetted tub for you to soak in. You can enjoy having a staring contest with the monkeys and sloths while resting on your private porch, or maybe get your feet moving by taking a walk along the nearby nature trails. The helpful reception and staff will be sure to assist you in any way they can.

Naturalist's Delight - Private House - Quiet & Secure
25 reviews
House 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the water was hot and the bed was very comfortable
we were so happy to find everything just as it was described in the listing
house has small kitchen with utensils
the bathroom was extraordinary
air conditioning was much appreciated as was the jacuzzi (cool water) as there is no pool available
Cleanliness:
the porch and accompanying surroundings are indeed excellent but the ad is quite mis-leading: "ocean views, monkeys, private beach"
the staff at manuel antonio estates were friendly and helpful
great location and perfect size for a couple! on the downside, we too found the place less than clean: my new bride was actually resigned to clean the bathtub, toilet & shower upon arrival! to th...
Host:
all of our hosts have rated us 5 stars after our stays
cynthia was helpful in every way she could be and made us feel welcome
he provided us with such great information about costa rica and things to see in the area
the owner was very helpful
since i arrived late and had not eaten, she had left me a delicious meal in the fridge for me to have dinner
Location:
community staff were good
we really enjoyed the place and the location near quepos
but at this price point i still consider it a good value
you can walk to the town or drive to manuel antonio, about 15 minutes south
it is within walking distance to everything in quepos including the bus station where you can cheaply travel to other places around costa rica
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Part-Time Writer, Full-Time Adventurer. Jeremiah is a travel-enthusiast who enjoys the thrill of new experiences and making friends from all around the world.

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