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10 Vacation Rentals In Quepos, Costa Rica - Updated 2020

10 Vacation Rentals In Quepos, Costa Rica - Updated 2020
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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:
the tile seems rundown a bit
the bedroom was upstairs with the tv
the bed was super comfortable and the fan and a/c worked perfectly
very cozy with everything you need
especially the queen sized bed was exceptionally comfortable
Cleanliness:
saul, who kept the property and accommodations super clean, was adorable
the bathrooms, particularly the showers, can be updated though
i would give this place 6 stars if possible! exceptionally clean, and very well appointed rooms
gorgeous view, marta and staff were very welcoming
there is plenty to do amd plenty of wildlife to see
Host:
the people are friendly and very helpful
so welcoming and would not hesitate to stay again
she provided information on tours and the area upon arrival
she is quite responsive as well
sandy also helped us order fried chicken delivered to the property
Location:
not within walking distance to local amenities
a short easy walk to the main town
saul was out of this world amazing
we loved walking to nahomi park
short drive to manuel antonio
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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
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Amenities & Room:
son personas de mucha calidad 100% recomendable
The room we stayed in was large enough for two queen beds a small kitchen with all the amenities and walking room to spare
The room and bathroom are sparkling clean with all the amenities you can ask for
Perfect place to watch the sunset
The porch had a table for four and a bench seat
Cleanliness:
Everything is very organized and super clean
The shower is large with great water pressure and heat
Host:
She was so friendly and welcoming and made our stay very comfortable
She also assisted with excursions and any other small things we needed
Shannon was super friendly and gave us some good tips
El anfitrion estuvo siempre atento a nuestras necesidades
David was extremely nice and polite friendly and detailed
Location:
It was easy to get the bus from San Jose
minute drive to the town of Parrita about 45 minutes to Manuel Antonio National Park and 25 minutes to Jaco
The location of the property is within 5 mins walk of the beach and there is an entire shopping center with restaurants a grocery store and other little shops for things you may need about 10 min...
Jaco Parrita Quepos
were 2 minute walk from the 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:
it was heartbreaking having to leave the adorable unforgettable treehouse
a one room treehouse with spacious bed, kitchen and sitting area
the wi-fi can be spotty
the hike to the private beach was probably my favourite!
the kitchen has everything you need to feed yourself, and thomas has the beat on all of the good tours and guides in the area
Cleanliness:
clean and tidy
the pool is nice and cool and the views are great!
as the national slogan goes, pura vida, and it is true!
we took full advantage of everyday we were there and still felt like there was so much more we wanted to do
amazing place! views are stunning and the experience is second-to-none
Host:
he met us and gave us helpful tips and hints and felt very available
he is the sweetest taxi driver ever
he basically acted as a concierge setting up ziplining and parasailing, calling us cabs, and making great recommendations
ask about the hidden beach
amazing experience
Location:
a huge break from stressful life in a purely natural place
there is plenty of wildlife in the area
the buses and taxis are so easy to use to get around
there is no explanation of the beauty
pura vida at its finest
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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
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Amenities & Room:
the flat was spacious and confortable
nice balcon with jungle view!
the space is small (like stated in the listing) but has enough room for everything
the room turned out to be more spacious than appeared in the pictures
the place itself was simple, with a small kitchen and a beautiful terrace
Cleanliness:
the place was really clean and quiet
luckily the apartment was very clean + almost entirely bug free
the apartment was clean and well kept
the apartment was just what we needed, clean and simple and most importantly surrounded by nature
the apartment is clean and well ventilated with fans
Host:
you can be sure that communication with thierry is easy and quick
willing to pick us up and drop us off at the bus station
when we arrived, he picked us at the bus station
upon arriving to town, he picked us up and gave us a quick tour showing us how to use the local transit and some great food and activity suggestions, brought us juice and fruit for breakfast, and w...
thierry was very helpful
Location:
the public beach is just as good, if not better if you're just relaxing
the location is great
the location is by far the best
it's just a short 5 minute ride into quepos & 30 minute ride to the beaches in manuel antonio by bus
cheap easy bus from san jose
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5. Luxury home built amongst trees (from USD 45)

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
13 reviews
Apartment 8 Guests 0 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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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 25)

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!
39 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!
66 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:
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
particularly Dorit was extremely helpful and friendly
an exceptional host accomadating everyone
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:
Top rated restaurants to discover in the neighborhood
The public bus stop for the bus to Manuel Antonio Public Beach and National Park is a 5 min walk away
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
24 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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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:
she gave us her phone number
courteous respectful and willing to assist with any of my questions
She was always there to help even when she wasn't working
Sarah was very helpful with housekeeping and maintenance concerns as well as helping arrange tours and taxis Message to the Owner
Elias was welcoming helpful and responsive in every way
Location:
The ladies are very informative
It also is just blocks from a variety of restaurants and shops in Quepos
Cascada is in a gated area located on the edge of Quepos
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
47 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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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:
and he was able to communicate with the rental agency and get us taken care of Johan
The owner Brendon was also very helpful with our booking and communicated with us as questions came up ahead of time
made sure we were all set and told us he would check in on us the next day
Johan was awesome and set up great tours for us
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...
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 (from USD 50)

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
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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:
the owner was very helpful
he provided us with such great information about costa rica and things to see in the area
cynthia was helpful in every way she could be and made us feel welcome
all of our hosts have rated us 5 stars after our stays
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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