Add a Listing to the Puerto Viejo Satellite

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1. First you need to locate the business or organization on the map page.

  • Are you there now? Click here to set your current latitude and longitude (please allow us to access your location), or
    Click here to open a map of South Caribbean Area of Costa Rica
  • Use the zoom controls +/- and drag the map (or use the pan arrow controls) until you have located the location of the place to add. You must zoom into a detail level to be able to add a point.
  • Click on the exact location on the map where the place is located and press Ok to confirm you want to add a listing at that point.
  • Or, if you know the latitude and longitude already (to at least 4 digits of precision after the decimal point) you may also just enter them below. Use numeric values like 9.655923 and -82.753143, not the values with degrees, etc.



2. Complete the following form to submit the place to the map

What type of point is this?  


General Area:  


This site is fully bilingual (English/Spanish) so the following information needs to be provided in both languages so your listing is shown correctly in the user's preferred language.

English language description to be published on the map:

Enter a description (up to four lines) to be published on the map. Please use 3rd person (it/they instead of we) and do not use ALL CAPS.

Business/Place Name



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Spanish language description to be published on the Spanish site:

Re-enter the above description in a Spanish language version.

Description (Spanish)

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Average rates (hotels)


Average nightly double room rate high season


You may upload a photo from your hard drive to accompany your listing if you like. Your photo will be automatically resized but to upload must be no more than 5MB.


 Phone number (not including 506 country code). This will be shown on your listing.

Customer email

Email address where reservation and other inquiries from customers should be sent.


 Does this business have a website? This must be for the official website maintained by the business itself. Third party websites which list many hotels, etc will not be accepted.

Facebook page

 Does this business have a facebook page? Please enter the address like if it does

3. Choose the type of listing / advertisement:

: Prominently featured listings which stand out

Recommended listings will stand out on Puerto Viejo Satellite by being shown higher on all the pages they appear (such as area pages like Cocles or category pages like Restaurants) with a photo and more prominent text. More benefits:

•   Your website is linked right from wherever your listing appears on the site. Listings with weblinks show as many as 200 unique visitors a month from Puerto Viejo Satellite to their website — think how many additional clients that could be! (Free listings do not include website links). The link to your website is direct and is search engine optimized to improve your search engine results.
•   On your individual listing page your listing will include a gallery of up to 4 photos
•   Your listing page will include a facebook like widget and links to your other social media such as Instagram and Twitter
•   Your listing information will appear without ads unlike free listings and for accommodations the reservation requests will go direct to you instead of to sites like so you can get commission-free bookings.
•   We are happy to help promote your news, events and specials from our Puerto Viejo Satellite social media to our tens of thousands of followers on facebook, twitter and email lists (once per year).

All this for only For only $99USD a year for accommodations or tour/activity listings and $65USD a year for other listings

: Feature your listing at our premium level

Includes the recommended benefits above plus Top Pick listings have the following added benefits:

•  Top Pick listings are shown on every page of the site (in the green Puerto Viejo Top Picks box) with a link to your website and an extra line of text promoting your listing
•  Top Pick listings are also featured most prominently on category pages such as the lodging or restaurants and in area pages such as Manzanillo
•  On your detailed listing page your photo gallery can have up to 10 large photos
•  The detailed listing page for Top Pick listings is wider and free of the Top Picks banner to other listings so your listing will take center stage
•  Top Pick listings are listed as a favorite page on the Puerto Viejo facebook page and Top Pick listings may request promotional posts up to 4 times per year on our facebook feed when you have a special or event or news to promote
•  Top Pick listings allow you to customize your listing with special offers and a custom URL for the Reserve Now / Contact button

Feature your listing for only $249USD a year for accommodation or tour/activity listings or $219USD a year for other types of listings

4. Contact Information:
Not published but required in case we need to contact you regarding your submission.

Your Name:


Your Email:


Phone number:


5. Your business will appear on the map after it is reviewed by our editors.
We reserve the right to reject entries for any reason.

Submit listing