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Top 10 Hotels in Puntarenas

Casa Lilu - Adults Only
2 out of 5
Avenida 17, Puntarenas, Puntarenas
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Casa Lilu - Adults Only
Cabinas Madeleine
2.5 out of 5
Avenida Central, Frente al estadio Lito Perez, Puntarenas, Puntarenas
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£38
per night
Feb 17 - Feb 18
2.9/5 (36 reviews)
Don’t stay there

"Very dirty hotel, would not recommend. Fridge and microwave didn’t work. Faucet was lose."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2019

Cabinas Madeleine
Costa Rican Beach House Rental in Puntarenas
200 mts west of hospital monsenor, sanabria, Puntarenas, Puntarenas
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4.8/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Love it!

"We all loved and love the house, it has everything you need, basically you not even need to get out it. This is the second time we rent it and we will rent it again! Don Arturo is amazing, we’ll always be grateful with him for all the help and with Richard for the communication. Highly ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Aug 2019

Costa Rican Beach House Rental in Puntarenas
Cottage Style Beach House-large Private Pool-local Cell Phone use Included
200 meters east of, Hospital Monsenor Sanabria, Puntarenas, Puntarenas (province)
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4.4/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)
A great native Costa Rican Vacation

"If you are looking to be a part of Costa Rica for your stay this is the place you want. It's not fancy but is very functional for a nice stay. We were their new care taker's ( Marvin & Lilly) first group, so we were all a little apprehensive but once we got the google translator on our phones and ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2019

Cottage Style Beach House-large Private Pool-local Cell Phone use Included
Casa Lilu, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Ave.17, Calle 108, Santa Eduviges, Puntarenas, Puntarenas (province)
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Unique property. Great pool.

"My husband and I stayed 12 nights at Casa Lilu in March '19. I knew when I booked the trip, it would be a new experience for us. For our previous 2 vacations in Costa Rica, we rented private jungle villas in Dominical and Ojochal. Mike's description and pictures of his rental are spot on. The house ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Apr 2019

Casa Lilu, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Hotel Sol Puntarenas
2.5 out of 5
25 mts North from Registro Civil, Puntarenas, Puntarenas
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£34
per night
Feb 8 - Feb 9
2.4/5 (9 reviews)

"Difficult to find.Room was clean and AC worked fine.Not in the best part of town but beach and waterfront only 3 blocks away.Good value,accommodating staff,"…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb 2019

Hotel Sol Puntarenas
Villas Palmas del Mar
3 out of 5
500m oeste del Hospital, Monseñor Sanabria, Puntarenas
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2.4/5 (13 reviews)
Full of bugs no hot water

"Property was not clean and full of bugs. There were holes in the wall where ants were coming through. There were bugs scurrying around in the shower. There was no hot water anywhere. The guy argued with us when we checked, wanted us to pay another $100.00. Not happy with the whole transaction."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jun 2018

Villas Palmas del Mar
Hotel Tioga
3 out of 5
800 Este del Muelle de Cruceros, Paseo de los Turistas, Puntarenas
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3.2/5 (28 reviews)

"This hotel is so run down it should be closed. Looked behind the scenes when leaving and it was literally a pigstall. The staff is very friendly and I feel sorry for them what they have to cope with. The owner should be ashamed of himself to let things go that far and just take the money and I can't ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2018

Hotel Tioga
Hotel Las Brisas
3 out of 5
Al Final del Paseo de los Turistas, 200 Este del Faro de Puntarenas, Puntarenas
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£72
per night
Jan 29 - Jan 30
3.8/5Good! (67 reviews)
Nice place in Puntarenas

"Great service. Everyone was very helpful. Open layout with a beautiful view."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct 2019

Hotel Las Brisas
Puerto Azul Boutique Resort & Marina
3.5 out of 5
Cocal de Puntarenas, Puntarenas, Puntarenas
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£139
per night
Jan 25 - Jan 26
3.6/5Good! (380 reviews)

"Convenient restaurant as part of property, ac in rooms, really close to all the activities, and a really nice pier nearby"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan 2020

Puerto Azul Boutique Resort & Marina
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Visiting Puntarenas

Visitors to Puntarenas are sure to enjoy the beaches. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its local tours. A top sight in the city is Puntarenas Beach.

  • There are 32 hotels and other accommodation options in Puntarenas
  • The closest major airport is in Tambor (TMU), 21.2 mi (34.2 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), 41.1 mi (66.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Puntarenas

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and such places to visit as Puntarenas Beach and Victoria Park. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Puntarenas Pier and Puntarenas Cathedral.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 32 hotels and other accommodation options to select from in Puntarenas. Below are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hotel Las Brisas - This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its beach locale and helpful staff.
  • Puerto Azul Boutique Resort & Marina - Our customers like the dining options and clean, comfortable rooms at this resort. With a stay at this 3.5-star resort, guests can enjoy access to 2 outdoor pools and free breakfast, along with free WiFi.
  • Hotel Puntarenas Beach - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Expedia customers like its beach locale and helpful staff.

Dressing for Puntarenas

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 28°C and the night-time average to be 16°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 29°C during the day and 18°C at night
  • July to September averages 27°C during the day and 17°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 27°C during the day and 16°C at night
  • Puntarenas gets about 1848 millimetres of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually April and May with an average temperature of 28°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 16°C

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