65) PUNTA QUEPOS:
This is a left point that breaks of the pier, which is usually small but has a good ride. Access: By land. Tide: Low. Swells: South. Bottom: Sand. Feet: 2 to 4. Season: All year. Stars: 2.
Located 5 meters above sea level, 167 km from San José, 70 km from Jaco and 7 km from the Manuel Antonio National Park. It was an important port for banana exportation separated by just 7 kilometers from the famous Manuel Antonio National Park. There is a regular bus service that travels between these two places and the city has an acceptable offer of hotels, restaurants, shops, bars and discos. Quepos has preserved some of the air of a fishing and banana city from the old Costa Rica. It is said that the first mission in Costa Rica settled here in 1570. It was abandoned by the last inhabitants in 1751, today you can still visit the ruins, located up river from Río Naranjo. Its name is taken from the tribe of Quepoa Indians, a subgroup of Borucas that inhabited the area during the times of the conquest. The number of people from Quepos decreased because of the illnesses that came from Europe, from the soldiers and other groups of indigenous people, and also because they were sold as slaves. At the end of the XIX century there were no longer any original people from Quepos “puro”, and the area began to be occupied by farmers.
WHERE TO SLEEP & EAT?
Hotel Kamuk & Casino Best Western Ph + (506) 2777-0811. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.kamuk.co.cr. Quepos, Main Street, in front of the Malecón Standard/ superior 65/ 94 US$, breakfast included. There are 35 rooms with air conditioning, private bathroom with hot water, Cable TV and balconies. The Mira Olas restaurant, opens for breakfast 06:00 a.m to 10:00 a.m everyday, 10% discount for dinner for guests from Monday to Saturday. There are casino facilities for those that enjoy the game and an outside swimming pool. Organizing guided visits to the park, horseback tours, sports fishing, sailing, scuba diving, jet skiing, river rafting and canopy.
Marina Pez Vela Villas Ph + (506) 2519-9415. Ph 1-844-723-4519. E-mail: email@example.com http://www.marinapezvelavillas.com/ The three bedroom villas offer accommodations for up to 8 people. Every villa offers a spacious terrace that overlooks the quaint Sunset Plaza of Marina Pez Vela, where guests can walk to 6 different restaurants, coffee shops, Italian Gelato, a small super market, beauty salon, full service pharmacy and medical clinic and great shopping for all your beach and boating needs. All villas have exclusive access to a spectacular roof top pool which looks out over the marina and resident yachts, dramatic coastline and Fila Chonta Mountain range.
Cabinas María Teresa Ph + (506) 2777-3094. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.facebook.com/cabinasmariateresa/ Frente a oficinas Cabletica, Quepos. Free WiFi access and free private parking are available. Each room here will provide you with a cable TV, air conditioning and a seating area. Featuring a shower, private bathroom also comes with free toiletries. At Hotel Maria Teresa you will find a garden. Other facilities offered at the property include a tour desk. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including cycling, hiking and snorkeling.
DownTown by the Sea Quepos Ph + (506) 2774-0433. E-mail: email@example.com https://www.facebook.com/HotelQuepos/ Located 8 km from Manuel Antonio National Park, Downtown By The Sea Inn Quepos provides rooms with air conditioning in Quepos. Around an 8-minute walk from Marina Pez Vela, the property is also close to Canopy Safari. MidWorld Costa Rica is 16.1 km from the property. All rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable channels. Every room is equipped with a private bathroom.
El Gran Escape Restaurant Ph + (506) 2777-7850. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org http://elgranescapequepos.com/ Welcome to El Gran Escape Bar and Grill, a favorite of local Quepeños and visitors alike since 1981. Center of Quepos. Main meals 6/ 12 US$. Open from 06:00 a.m to 11:00 p.m, everyday. It is very popular among visitors and fishing enthusiasts. Serving a variety of meals, snacks, fish, ceviche, chips, fizzy drinks and beer.
Guest House Pura Vida Quepos Ph + (506) 8407-3572. https://guest-house-pura-vida.hotelsinpuntarenas.com/es/ Quepos; Puntarenas Barrio Las Brisas 300 Metros Norte De Marisqueria Jiuberths. Guest House Pura Vida apartment welcomes guests with free private parking and a designated place for smoking. Guests can benefit from airport transfer, laundry and housekeeping. The venue is located 1.7 km away from Farmers Fair. The accommodation is placed next door to El O\’scars Galleria. Rooms are furnished with climate control, TV, a dining area, high ceiling and hi-fi. Every bathroom is equipped with a hairdryer and bath sheets. This apartment offers a fridge and a toaster for guests’ use. Guests can step out onto a balcony. Snorkeling, hiking and fishing are also available.
Hotel Malinche Ph + (506) 2777-0093. Ph + (506) 2777-3723. E-mail: email@example.com http://hotelmalinchequepos.simplesite.com/ Centro De Quepos, Contiguo Al Banco Nacional, o 75 meters west of the bus terminal. Single/double with bathroom and fan 10/ 25 US$, double with air conditioning, private bathroom with hot water and television 50 US$. There is also parking.
Hotel Papa’s Papalotes Ph + (506) 2777-3774. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.papaspapalotes.com Colonial architectural setting. More color than a Mexican Piñata, ambiance and public garden spaces. Rooms to rent by the day, week, or month with private bathroom & shower. A/C ,24 hour security, free Wifi & cable TV, with fully equipped kitchen for hotel guests that prefer to “cook at home” Laundry services avaliable. Private hotel Rooms and Backpacker Dormitories. Bakery and Coffee shop, Beauty Salon.
Sueño Tranquilo Hotel Ph + (506) 8320-9397. E-mail:email@example.com http://www.booking.com/hotel/cr/sueno-tranquilo.es.html Sueño Tranquilo offers pet-friendly accommodations in Quepos. Free private parking is available on site. All rooms include a flat-screen TV. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms. Each room comes with a private bathroom fitted with a shower. Sueño Tranquilo features free WiFi throughout the property. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property.
Hotel Villa Romantica Ph + (506) 2777-0037. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.villaromantica.com The 16 tastefully furnished rooms offer: private bath (with hot and cold water) and ceiling fans/Air conditioning and cable-TV. There is also Wireless Internet (Wifi) available. Our hotel complex is located close to the well known national park Manuel Antonio (about 7 min. drive) and downtown Quepos (5 min. walk) surrounded by quiet a densly vegetated area – The perfect location!!! Our installations consist of a main building with reception area and a two-story colonial style suite complex, a swimming pool and a terrace for relaxation (and possibility to BBQ). The grounds are well kept and the atmosphere is friendly and relaxed, all of this under a german management.
La Foresta Nature Resort Ph + (506) 2777-3130. E-mail: email@example.com http://www.laforestahotel.com Location; 150 mtrs. sur de Quepos Airstrip. Our 36 Casitas and Suites at La Foresta Nature Resort offer luxurious accommodations surrounded by Costa Rican rainforest. Enjoy our Lantana Restaurant, Sports Bar, swimming pool and Titi Canopy Tour with us. Consider staying a minimum of four or five nights to take advantage of the many on site activities like our canopy day and night tours, guided day and night hiking trails, mixology classes and many other adventures. We will also happily book outside activities, such as white water rafting, surfing, hot springs, fishing, snorkeling, jet skiing, parasailing and the must do Manuel Antonio National Park Tour for you amongst many others.
Hotel Pacific Paradise Resort Ph + (506) 2777-3445. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.pacificparadiseresort.com Desde el centro de Quepos 1.5 km carretera hacia aeropuerto local (antiguo Layla) Quepos. We have 12 standard rooms and 8 deluxe rooms. Enjoy all the comfort in each standard room, equipped to make your stay unforgettable. Air Conditioning, Cable TV, Bedside Table, shower, Corridor overlooking the mountains, Safety Box, Mirror, Internet.
Puerta Del Cielo Quepos Ph + (506) 7011-0551. Ph + (506) 8822-6284. E-mail: email@example.com http://www.puertadelcieloquepos.com Av5 calle ancha, contiguo a maderas Paniagua Quepos. Puerta del Cielo is an exclusive 7-room hotel in Quepos, conveniently located in the center of the city, just minutes away from the beautiful Manuel Antonio National Park and the Pez Vela Marina. Quepos is located on the central Pacific coast of Costa Rica and is, without a doubt, one of the best places in the world for big game sport fishing. However, Quepos also offers vacationers a lot of other activities to do as well.
Hotel Rancho León Ph + (506) 2777-2660. Ph + (506) 2777-1593. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.facebook.com/RanchoLeonHotel/ De La Gasolinera De Paquita 100 Mts Este, Quepos. Featuring an outdoor swimming pool, garden, bar and free WiFi, Hotel Rancho León is located in Quepos, 12.9 km from Manuel Antonio National Park and 5 km from Canopy Safari. The property is around 5.3 km from Marina Pez Vela, 11.3 km from MidWorld Costa Rica and 1.9 km from Damas Island. The property has room service and a tour desk for guests. Guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV. Rooms are complete with a private bathroom, the rooms at Hotel Rancho León come with air conditioning, and certain rooms are contain a patio. Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental or a buffet breakfast. The restaurant at Hotel Rancho León specializes in Local cuisine.
Serenity Boutique Hotel Ph + (506) 2777-0572. E-mail: email@example.com http://www.serenityhotelcostarica.com. 50 metros oeste de Banco Nacional, Puerto Quepos, Puntarenas. Our boutique hotel is located in Costa Rica on the Central pacific Coast, just a 25 minute flight or 3 hour drive from San Jose. We proudly offer 14 lovely rooms with air conditioning, cable television, mini fridge, telephone, swimming pool, safe, hot water and complimentary Wi Fi in all rooms.
Hospedaje Arboleda Ph + (506) 8887-0874. https://www.facebook.com/hospedajearboleda/ Quepos finca los Alfaro 400 metros noroeste de villas Jaqueline. Puerto Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Hospedaje Arboleda is offering accommodations in Quepos. The property is located 8 km from Manuel Antonio National Park, a 15-minute walk from Canopy Safari and 1.9 km from Marina Pez Vela. Damas Island is 7.1 km from the inn. All rooms at the inn come with a seating area. With a private bathroom, rooms at Hospedaje Arboleda also feature free WiFi.
Complejo Turístico Costa Brava Ph + (506) 2777-1097. https://www.facebook.com/complejocostabrava/ Quepos, Costa Rica, De la Escuela Paquita 800 mts al oeste. Costa Brava is located in Quepos and features an outdoor swimming pool. Located around 12.9 km from Manuel Antonio National Park, the hotel is also 5 km away from Canopy Safari. Free WiFi is available. All guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a TV. Costa Brava has some units with river views, and the rooms are equipped with a balcony. A continental breakfast is available every morning at the accommodation. At Costa Brava you’ll find a restaurant serving International cuisine. Speaking English and Spanish, staff are always on hand to help at the reception.
Villas Nicolas Ph + (506) 2777-0481. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.villasnicolas.com Carretera Principal, Puerto Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Refreshingly unique, each of the 12 villas offer a distinct personality with tasteful furnishings, spacious open-plan architecture, modern amenities, large balconies and ocean-view hammocks to sit back and drink in the tropical surroundings. All of our rooms are equipped with air conditioners as well as ceiling fans for those who prefer to take advantage of the ocean breezes that our mountainside location affords.
Hotel Le Priss Inn Ph + (506) 2777-0719. E-mail: email@example.com https://www.lepriss.com/ Quepos, Costa Rica, de la Iglesia Católica 100 metros Norte. Comfortably in the double room ideal for couples and friends. Equipped with everything you need to have a good time. Balcony, Desk, Facial mirror, TV, Shower, Internet access (Depending on the floor), Air conditioner, Bathroom Amenities, Security box (Reception), Access for people with disabilities (Ground floor).
Rainmaker Costa Rica Ph + (506) 2779-9561. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org http://rainmakercostarica.org. Price per person: Canopy and walk 65 US$, just the walk 45 US$. Suggestions: Comfortable shoes, swimming costume, binoculars and a camera. Lasting approximately 4½ hours. Located on the Coastal road 22 kilometers from Quepos/ Manuel Antonio and 17 kilometers from Parrita. It is a private rainforest reserve that crosses more than 2000 hectares, 90% of the tropical virgin forest. It is a bank of biodiversity for 70% of all the flora and fauna of species that have been found in Costa Rica. The project is the protection of the environment and the protection of the Fila Chonta along the Costa Rica Cordillera. Canopy Tour: the walk is along a system of hanging bridges, developed in the United States, this was the first in Central America. The longest bridge is 90 meters in length and the total walk has six sections totaling 250 meters, the wooden platforms are fixed to the trees, the tour includes natural refreshments, fresh fruit snacks, a traditional Costa Rican lunch and round trip transport from Quepos/ Manuel Antonio. River walk: the trip begins with a walk from the river along the border of the Río Seco, passing calmly along the paths and at the same time the platforms will allow you to see waterfalls, and capture the biodiversity with photographs, the tour includes round trip transportation from Quepos, a variety of fruit and juices for breakfast and a Costa Rican lunch. This is the Morpho Butterfly farm, varieties of birds, colorful poisonous frogs and unique species of plants. Depending on the time of year, visitors will be able to see incredible reptiles and other animals. At the end of the walk there is a swimming pool from a waterfall for you to enjoy.
Marina Pez Vela Ph + (506) 2774-9000. E-mail: email@example.com http://www.marinapezvela.com Contiguo al Muelle de Quepos, Puerto Quepos, Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Costa Rica’s newest, largest full-service marina. Catering to boats from 35′ to 200′, we are located in the heart of the greatest sailfishing waters on the earth and in the calmest ocean waters you will ever see–year round! Wet Slips in Costa Rica; Marina Pez Vela offers over 195 wet slips and marina facilities built to international standards. Wet slips can accommodate vessels up to 200 feet, State of the art concrete floating dock system, Safe operating depth of 14 feet offering ease of Access, Coffer dam protected basin providing safety and protection for you and your vessel, Friendly, accommodating, bilingual staff, Additional Services. Monday–Sunday: 6:00 am to 6:00 pm, 9°25’35” N84°10’22”W, VHF Channels 69 & 16.