Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Nicoya getaway

The area's monuments and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Nicoya. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Nicoya

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nicoya is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Recaredo Briceno Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Barra Honda National Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • El Viejo Wetlands (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Parque Nacional Palo Verde (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Nicoya

Fly into Liberia (LIR-Daniel Oduber Intl.), the closest airport, located 31.8 mi (51.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Nicoya?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 407 holiday rentals near Nicoya. From 243 Houses to 77 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nicoya for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Nicoya?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nicoya:

  • Playa Guiones: 181 holiday homes
  • Playa Pelada: 147 holiday homes
  • Playa Grande: 464 holiday homes
  • Palm Beach Estates: 94 holiday homes
  • Marbella: 24 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Nicoya?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Nicoya. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Recaredo Briceno Park: 174 holiday rentals
  • Nicoya Colonial Church: 174 holiday rentals
  • Monkey Park: 2,152 holiday rentals
  • Nosara Wildlife Rescue: 565 holiday rentals
  • Ostional National Wildlife Refuge: 609 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nicoya listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Nicoya?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 243 Houses in Nicoya. Our other popular types of Nicoya holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 77 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 17 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 51 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nicoya?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 316 holiday homes with pool available in Nicoya. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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