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It’s a black sand beach on the pacific however very rocky once in the water. There are nice waves for surfing and easy access to everything you need but I prefer the clean and beautiful Caribbean over the Pacific Ocean.
If you are looking for a place to go party and get a little crazy Jaco Costa Rica is the place to be. It is full of nightlife with bars, dancing, music and all things of the night seedy. It reminded us of Costa Rica's...More
I have been to Jaco 5 times it is a safe place, need to use common sense like any beach back home. after dark be care full , don't go out late alone stay in a group.
do not take a drink from some one...More
We were driving through the Jaco Beach area and saw these Scarlet Macaw's just after the Jaco Beach sign. Amazing birds. Really great to find them and apparently they are typically in that area. No need for a guide on this one, but you may...More
We live in San Jose and went there for the weekend. Great place with many beautiful beaches nearby. Plenty of good restaurants, good prices and friendly locals. Nice weather, even in the rainy season. This place captures the Pura Vida vibes well. Would definitely return.
Liked it so much the first time (feb., 2017), we went back for Christmas!
Rented a condo at Paloma Blanca. Perfect condo on perfect beach!
Great selecti n of restaurants in town. Tons of activities available!
Can't wait to return
We stopped at a lot of beaches up and down the west coast of Costa Rica. Jaco was the most touristy of them all. The main road was full of expensive high end stores and restaurants found in America. If your visiting Jaco to shop...More