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Jaco Beach: Tours & Tickets

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Off, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 29 July 2019

There are a lot of rocks on the beach -- you might want to wear water shoes. There are good places to go in, just be careful. Also, the surf is STRONG. Great for those who can surf well. Not really for beginners.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank AhuvaBC
Reviewed 27 July 2019 via mobile

We parked at Jaco Walk and enjoyed the area and stopped at Taco Joint on one of the days there and Taco Bar on another day! We checked out the beach and noticed some of the local teens cleaning up the beach together (which was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank laurenhiles
Reviewed 17 July 2019 via mobile

Took surfing lesson @ tico's among the many schools there. Nice shallow with good waves for beginner.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Vinh L
Reviewed 25 June 2019

im going for a bach party in couple days any recommmandations on where to go to party first time in jaco not sure where to go

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 24 June 2019

We stayed in Jaco for a week. The downtown area is a nice area to walk around in and eat/drink during the day. We did not spend anytime here at night because we heard it was unsafe. The beach had many many beautiful sunsets and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jen P
Reviewed 9 June 2019

We stayed at the Palm, right on the beach. Enjoyed walking on the beach, stopping for a drink at the little restaurant facing the beach.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank judyTucson
Reviewed 9 June 2019

Beach was pretty even in the Rain. Stopped looked at sites and went in town to eat .Resturant was called Cafe Del Mar Excellent food. Had the Fresh Sea Bass Calimari ,and sides. Jonathon Zapato was are wonderful server. Did a great job and full...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Etta L
Reviewed 5 June 2019 via mobile

I love this place!!! My son has lived on and off for years and we had never made it. Well he had some spear fishing tours to do so my wife and I came out with his girlfriend, having such a great time. You have...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank baitedbreath
Reviewed 28 May 2019 via mobile

A once in a lifetime visit to this marvellous an safe country. We took a private chauffeur and private guide. Both of them are very experienced in what they do. They do all en let you see all what you want, and they showed us...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Geert Werbrouck... K
Reviewed 20 May 2019 via mobile

It is simply not safe in Jaco. It feels like there is lots of drug activity. The beach is also very dirty and the riptides are dangerous. Not a fun stay.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Roxanne W
14 October 2019|
Response from garyj907 | Reviewed this property |
Check out the Palms.
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Response from Hussam S | Reviewed this property |
‫There is one beach only ... Anyway Jaco is interesting‬
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Response from James W | Reviewed this property |
The best most intmate small but classy place we found was Lemon Zest! Service and food incredible!! Our rental company suggested it and it could not have been better! If yo wear shorts and flip flops... More