Located on the Costa Ballena in southern Costa Rica, Uvita de Osa is a small village and commercial center. The village is famous for hosting an annual music event and is also the closest village to the Marino Ballena National Park, making it a growing tourist attraction. The National Park is a great location for whale and dolphin watching, as well as snorkeling. The beach in Uvita is also an ideal spot for scuba diving, relaxing on the sand, swimming or kayaking. ATV tours and surfing lessons are also available. When visiting this pretty part of the world, stay in comfort in one of the best Vrbo accommodations in Uvita, Costa Rica. View our top picks by scrolling below.
This attractive home offers stunning views over the mountains and the Pacific Ocean. There is a terrace with a swimming pool and outdoor grilling and dining area. The living area features a 40” Smart TV with local channels. There is a well-equipped kitchen with a laundry room. The house has three bedrooms, all of which are air-conditioned. All feature queen-sized beds and there are two full bathrooms and one-half bath. Due to the location, a four-wheel drive vehicle is needed and there is a two-car garage on the property.
Beautiful Home with Spectacular Ocean and Mountain Views. Pura Vida!!!
Top guest reviewsThe mountain-high locationThe decor was minimalist and beautiful especially the super sexy photo shoot-ready bathrooms Very comfortable beds with air conditioning and ceiling fans in each room kitchen fully stocked with...you escape the sounds of trucks on the road while benefiting from the 5-10 degree coolerthe mind-blowing viewThe road is very manageable if you have a vehicle that has 4x4
Host:AMAZING Pacific Ocean and tropical rain forest viewsa magical view of the Wales tail coastline and half dozen Toucans show up to the property every morning like clock work to greet your dayand I needed and moreI was in a state of relaxation from the moment we arrived Spent most of my time enjoying the infinity pool taking in the absolutely breathtaking views and spotting toucans Minutes from beaches ...Very comfortable new home on a tranquil and peaceful mountain sideRead more reviewsa few minutes from the town of Uvita can't be beat-we decided to enjoy the sounds of nature that emanated from the rain forest and appreciate the breathtaking views from the infinity pool
Villa Kristina Maria is in a private location and offers panoramic ocean views from every room and is also close to the beach. The home is surrounded by rainforests. The living area is open plan with a TV and internet connection and there is a wraparound furnished wooden deck. The kitchen is well equipped with all the necessary appliances and utensils. There are four bedrooms, each with a sliding glass door opening onto a deck area. The house has three-and-a-half bathrooms.
Panoramic Ocean View -Pool, Great for Family & Friends, All Amenities...5 Star!!
Top guest reviewsThe view is spectacular - over the rainforest tree tops to the oceanswim in the afternoons and then watch the sunset from the porch each eveningIt was more beautiful than expectedGreat kitchen for cooking (well stocked) laundry facilitiesIt was everything and more that you see in the photos and read about in the rave reviewsThe house was very clean and inviting- it is super cleanEach bedroom was clean and accommodated our large group easilyThe house is absolutely beautiful and the photos really don't do it justiceThe Bakers Bean is a great spot to pick up fresh emenadas to go Thanks for sharing your home- very spacious and lovely
Host:She shares great tips and is exceptionally helpfuland he came to show us the wayClaire was very helpful and accommodating in answering any questions we had Travis with Bodhi surf and yogarope swings jumping into mountain poolsClaire is a great US based host who is very helpful before and during your trip via phone and/or emailRead more reviews- many great restaurants within 10 - 15 minutes after you got to the main roadThe driveway seemed steep at firsta number of times which we found out is fairly normalbut we did get used to it after thatand then out to dinner at night
The luxurious new home has beautiful ocean views and is surrounded by jungle with toucans, scarlet macaws, and sloths. Uvita is a three-minute drive away and the house is close to the beach. There is a pool with a deck for outdoor dining. The living area is spacious and comfortable with a TV offering US channels while the kitchen comes fully equipped. The master bedroom with en suite bathroom is upstairs, while all other bedrooms are on the ground level with a family bathroom.
Pool, A/C, 3 minute drive to beach/town, ocean view, private, lots of wildlife!
Top guest reviewsThe furniture was comfortable and the a/c was great in the bedroomsIn the day we kept the large screened windows and doors openthe home itself is wonderfulEverything in the home is as describedYou need a 4x4 because the short road in is steepEverything was very clean and the beds were incredibly comfortableThe house is exactly how it is pictured but even better in person Beautiful and tastefully decorated very clean with high quality furniture bedding and towelseverything is clean comfortable and well maintained
Host:Sand was dark but not completely blackWe met and they drove us to the house and walked us through everythingCommunication was quick effective and professional and they went above and beyond to make us welcome to the houseJaguar Property Management is so reliable attentive and easy to work with They helped make our trip seamlessThey also came to the house the day we departed to check us out Super friendly and professionalRead more reviewsThe house is perfect with a beautiful location really well equiped in a wonderful Countrybut it still took some getting used tothe town is a just a few minutes away In addition to the convenienceI found the house first and then planned an 8 day vacation in Costa Rica around this very houseCasa la Vista is a beautiful home in a lovely private setting
This air-conditioned modern home with a pool is located at Playa Colonia, steps from the beach and a two-minute drive from shops and restaurants. The living area is comfortably furnished with a TV and there is an internet connection. The kitchen has everything necessary for daily cooking. The master bedroom features a king-sized bed, while the second has a queen-sized bed and the third has twin beds, making it ideal for a family. There is an additional sofa bed in the living area. The house has two bathrooms.
New Modern Home-WALK To The BEST Beach in Uvita!!! Playa Colonia
Top guest reviewsThe only room for improvement would be the shower water temperature in the master bathroomloungers comfortable beds not an easy find in CRThe pool is shaded in the afternoonThe pool is perfect size for the homeThe kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need for meals at the houseThe house was super clean and just perfect for our family of 4
Host:the property manager was very professional and attentiveWe are a family of 5 and with three rooms poolThe caretakers who live in Uvita are very quick to respond to any questions you may have during your stayBeautifully decorated comfortable secureThis place was so perfect we invented a game called "Find the flaw" (and there was only 1 see below) Gorgeous and spotlessly clean homeRead more reviewsWonderful house to stay in Uvita Walking distance from the beach Accessibly to many servicesThe house is a short walk to a beautiful beach and there is a small market walking distance for last minute needs(it's not across the highway)Within walking distance to the beach Great locationI love this area of Costa Rica and this home has a great location for walking to the beach for a great sunset
This cozy home is located close to the beach with a swimming pool. The house is a few steps from the entrance to the Marine National Park and steps from the ocean. The house has colorful decor and there is a flat-screen TV with Android channels and an internet connection. The kitchen comes equipped with everything needed for everyday cooking and there is a barbeque next to the pool for outdoor meals. There are ceiling fans throughout the home and the bedrooms feature air conditioning. Both bedrooms feature queen-sized beds.
Alegria Tropical...tropical Joy Next To The Beach!
Top guest reviewsIt is a charming cottage full of windows and lightThe facility is fantastic with air conditioning in each bedroom which made for comfortable sleepingComfy beds a/c in bedrooms relaxing pool areaI would highly recommend Note: while the property does have hot water it is in the kitchen sink only and not in the bathroom showerThey thought of everything (except an umbrella)The house is super clean and well planned
Host:Quite simple beautiful amazingWe felt very safe and any local person we encountered seemed genuinely happy to see us and made us feel welcomebut everyone said they were normally greatMassi's directions from San Jose could not have been more clear and made for an easy and pleasurable drive" my mother in law said repeatedly Massi was very helpful and gave very detailed instructions on how EVERYTHING worked Great stayRead more reviewsThis beach house is tucked away at the end of the street in a local neighborhoodWe found several great places to eat within about a 5 min driveonly a 5 minute walk awayThe house is perfect pool and garden are very private and Uvita has been great to get to know a little Thanks againThe beach is walking distance and beautiful
Casita Uvita has a swimming pool and patio area and is located a 10-minute walk from the National Park, shops, beach, and restaurants. All rooms in the house feature air conditioning. The living area is spacious and comfortable and there is an internet connection available. The kitchen comes with all the necessary appliances for daily cooking. On the ground floor, two bedrooms share a bathroom, while a spacious loft upstairs features two queen-sized beds and there is a half bathroom.
Pool, A/C in all rooms, 10 minute walk to beach/restaurants/town, BBQ, NO 4x4!
Top guest reviewsAnd the fruit smoothies and breakfasts in townI thought one bathroom would be a little inconvenient butMost everything else you need is providedthe kids would fight who got to shower outdoors Driving: You do need a 4-wheel drive car if you'd like to explorethe outdoor shower and washroom made it super easyIt is a beautiful home - spacious and clean I felt the pictures didn't do the house justice
Host:We arrived hoping for a tropical experience of hot sunand I always received a quick and helpful responsethe kids were crazy about the nature and all the birds they sawWe loved the pantry to store all of our foodWe liked that the house had an alarm as well as a locked gate - both made us feel very safeRead more reviewsIt is in a very secluded locationThe house has security but no safe Great birding house and location next to parkThere are many beautiful beaches within 15 minutesits location the community and Costa Rica in generalBahia Aventuras (nearby) has great tours to Corcovado
Casa Aracari is an attractive home located above the coastline with panoramic ocean views and surrounded by a jungle. The living area is open plan with a TV and there is a furnished, covered deck for outdoor relaxation. An infinity pool is available for cooling off. The kitchen comes with stainless steel appliances, leading to the dining room. An internet connection is available throughout. All three bedrooms have queen-sized beds and there are three bathrooms.
Aracari... .Panoramic Ocean and Jungle views, Whales Tail, Pool, A/C.....5 Star!
Top guest reviewsIt felt like home andThe outdoor shower is a wonder to beholdThere is warmth in the details and the outdoor living spaceThe master bedroom view of the ocean is phenomenal as well as the ocean view from the screened in Master Ensuite shower (probably our favourite two features of the home because it made you feel lik...It was quite warm at night we put a box fan in the master bedroom to help the ceiling fans circulate the airand the view just can't be beatWe had planned to visit the local beaches and waterfalls and didn't really think we'd use the pool much
Host:We saw all sorts of animals as wellas always she did a great jobthe gardener is the kindest soulthe keeper and the manager all are very nice peopleThe house was beautiful well maintained and had all of the appointments needed for a family with kidsRead more reviewsand we loved every minuteYou are in the jungle yet several top notch restaurants are not far awayand/or families Alf and Brenda Leimert Kelowna BC Canadait could sometimes 15-20 minutes to get from the main road to the houseThe house is close to many of the extraordinary activities and restaurants that Uvita Dominical and Ochchal have to offer We made easy day trips to Quepos and Manuel Antonio National Park
This home with a pool is located steps from the Marine National Park Ballena and the beaches and is also close to the village. Each room features ceiling fans and the bedroom has a queen-sized bed and air conditioning. The living area features a sofa bed for small families and there is a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. There is a large porch with rocking chairs to relax with a view. There is a kitchen with all necessary appliances and a barbeque area in the tropical garden.
Ocean Melody...Fully Equipped, Walking Distance From Beaches, Garden and Pool!
Top guest reviewsThe kitchen is fully equipped and makes it easy to fix your own mealswell (with or without AC) and swim in the buff in our own private poolThe cabin has everything you need and the shower is perfect for refreshing you after a long day at the beach or hiking in the mountainIt has everything you need and is just the right sizeThe grounds surrounding the home which has everything you need are simply outstandingThe pool was so clean we swam everyday morning and eveningAnd more importantly we both slept VERY wellDon't be surprised to get a few visitors
Host:birds frogs insectsWe were also grateful for the detailed directions to the property and instructions on everything you needed to know about the house and the areaThe owner was wonderful in responding to any questions or concerns We loved waking up to the beautiful jungle atmosphere while using the poolyou'll find most of the tour operators boat and horse rentalsBut best of all is the comfortable porch and pool area where you can really relax with a book or sleep in the hammockRead more reviewsbut also several little mini supers (convenience stores) within a minute or two walkThere are 2 local markets within walking distance a community organic market on Wednesdays and the Uvita market on SaturdaysThe beach and several restaurants and tour operators are a short walking distance awaySimply an amazing place Close to beautiful beaches everything in walking distanceA great place to stay when visiting the Uvita/Dominical area
Casa Bambu is located close to the beach and the Marine National Park and is surrounded by palm trees and flowers. There is an infinity pool with Pacific Ocean views. The living area has a vaulted ceiling and an internet connection is available. The kitchen comes well equipped and there is also a gas barbeque for guests’ use. The air-conditioned master bedroom has an en suite bathroom and features a king-sized bed with ocean views. The bedroom leads onto a private terrace overlooking the pool.
Casa Bambu - Gorgeous Ocean Views, Parrots, Toucans and Tropical Breezes! Uvita
Top guest reviewsThe bedroom is downstairs near the pool (king sized bed firm mattress); upstairs is the porch/kitchen/living spaceA wonderful place to celebrate our 29th anniversary Bonus:The flight passes over beautiful mountain ranges leading to the seaThe view Fruit from the trees on the property provided fresh flavor to our afternoon drinksThe drive up is long and roughThe house is great (as others have said)The house was clean and so was the poolI can't say enough about this property rentalno crazy bugs (which was amazing)
Host:Trina's a helpful responsive hostshe walked us through everythingEvery morning the birds and howler monkeys woke us up and every night the frogs and insects sang us to sleepThey also have a guest house for renters that have more than two peoplebut Trina was quick to respond and Jacqui (the owner) also followed up immediately to resolve the issueRead more reviewsBring ear plugs and a maskand it's no problemAnd it just got better from thereWe ate at some restaurants in Ojochal ( Citrus and Exotica) that were amazingLocation was perfect for all activities in the area
Casa Espectacular is a custom home, a short walk from the beach and only a five-minute drive into Uvita. The new home features a swimming pool and spectacular views and a patio for outdoor living. The open-plan living area features high ceilings and hardwood floors and offers panoramic views. There is a 65” Smart TV in the entertainment area where guests can stream movies. The kitchen comes fully equipped with everything necessary for daily cooking. The home has three suites, each with a queen-sized bed and three-and-a-half bathrooms.
Casa Espectacular, Life as it should be**
Top guest reviewsThe kitchen has everything you needThe beds are comfortable and there's air conditioning in all the bedroomsAnd the TV is awesomeWe enjoyed the pool in the evenings and the sunset our last night was breathtakingAwesome view not to tough road for going up and down the mountainThe house is well furnished and beautifully decorated(which can be tricky) and then left us to enjoy the homeEverything worked well except the washer (which we sorted a workaround for - press the start button again when it stops before the spin) and the place had a great layout and flow with beautiful gro...The house is incredible and as others have said pictures don't to it justice(had to purchase trash bags dishwasher/laundry soap counter cleaner salt paper towels and TP)
Host:so nice and gracious hostsThey helped us find the house right awayWe had an amazing stay at Casa Espectacular From the beginning the host was super responsive and gave us so much information about the areaThey live in the home next doorHonestly could not say enough good about itRead more reviewsAnd Uvita is a treat--great restaurants and lots to do but somehow not touristyUvita is a great place with a ton of great restaurants and many activitiesAnd not surprisingly it was already booked during those dates :) Click "Book Now" immediatelyThe house also has great ceiling fans Bugs?Made it easy to go to and from outings and still enjoy the house and the great Pool +
Experience true nature in Uvita
Spend time on the lovely beaches, watch the whales and the dolphins or explore the national park while staying in style in one of the best Vrbo accommodations in Uvita, Costa Rica.
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