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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Hotel
“Jaco is one of the premier vacation destinations in the world and is the most popular (for good reason) destination in Costa Rica. What makes Jaco so special is that it offers almost everything you could ever want out of a vacation! In Jaco you will find: - An amazing 5 mile long Beach - Outstanding Nightlife - Beautiful / Handsome Locals who are the friendliest and happiest people in the world. - Super fun surf! - Awesome food - Prices that are often 3 to 4 times less than that of California or Hawaii. - World Class hikes, waterfalls, and adventure. - Breathtaking sunsets - Some of the best sportfishing in the world and THE best for sail fish and marlin. - The list goes on and on. There really is something for everyone here and I am here to help you find what makes you happy. Pura Vida”
  • 42 locals recommend
  • 8 Experiences
Restaurant
“If you´re looking for fresh seafood, this beachfront restaurant has the best lobster in town.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Hotel Bar
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“This is where the uh... working girls... hang out, in case you're looking to meet new people. Party here at the bar almost every night after 9pm.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Bars, Casinos, Nighlife. Aprox 40 minutes drive from Rancho Mirando. This is a great place to spend the day as well. Lots of souvenier shops and restaurants. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“The most polemic spot, just for male foreigners. Rated R. Dance with sexy women.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Great for having some drinks and watching the sunset! They don't have food. But you can buy food somewhere else and bring it to the bar.”
  • 1 local recommends