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Hotels, hostels, vacation rentals. There's something for everyone in Puerto Viejo from a hammock hotel to luxury vacation homes with all the amenities.

KOKi Beach Restaurant & Bar

Restaurants and Bars

People from all over the world have settled in the Puerto Viejo area and you'll see that when you check out the dining options. Puerto Viejo may have Costa Rica's best variety of dining options from fresh local seafood to Sushi, Mexican food, Italian, Argentinian steakhouses and so much more. There's something for every taste.

Shopping options in Puerto Viejo

Shopping and Services

Groceries, Tours, Real Estate, Clothing, Pharmacies, Banks, name it and Puerto Viejo probably has it.

Facials with locally sourced ingredients and massages are a great way to restore after an activity filled day.

Tour and Activity Companies

Looking to go fishing, diving, ziplining, rafting, kayaking? Want to get a guided nature tour and see monkeys, sloths, birds or turtles?

Caribe Sur Real Estate

Real Estate

Fallen in love with paradise? These people can help you find your own piece of it.

Latest news

  • I've added three more great pools to our facebook album of the pools of the South Caribbean. The beach may be the focus of a visit to the Caribe Sur but sometimes a nice pool sure doesn't hurt! View storyNov 15

  • Have you ever been to Gandoca? So close and yet another world away this quiet beachfront community is really a place to get away from it all. The Gandoca Lagoon is amazing, the Gandoca-Manzanillo is too. View storyNov 11

  • Flights between San José and Bocas del Toro are an option again! No one was flying this route after Nature Air's operations were suspended in 2018 but a new airline has taken this up! Skyway begins View storyNov 7

  • Manuel Leon store to close. End of an era :-( This was one of the only places to shop when I first visited in 1992. Cierran Pulpería Manuel Leon, símbolo de Puerto Viejo View storyNov 6

  • Creativity in harmony with nature, it's one of the things we love about La Kukula Lodge. This is the new stencil art by claroscuroartdesign that you can look at when you're not watching nature come to you View storyNov 6

  • Puerto Viejo en bicicleta: proyecto busca crear ciclovía de 20 kilómetros. CicloVida project seeks to create 20 km cycle path from Hone Creek to Manzanillo! View storyNov 5

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