Destination guide

Friendly Dominical will entice you

The waterfalls, beaches and jungle are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Dominical. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the surfing, restaurants and gardens. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Dominical

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, April, May, March and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dominical

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dominical is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nauyaca Waterfalls (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Matapalo Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Punta Uvita Whale Tail (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Catarata uvita (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Marino Ballena National Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Uvita Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dominical

The nearest airport is in San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), located 52.4 mi (84.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Dominical?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 407 holiday rentals near Dominical. From 202 Houses to 119 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dominical for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Dominical:

  • Dominicalito: 122 holiday homes
  • Marina Vista: 63 holiday homes
  • Cascada Azul: 26 holiday homes
  • Lagunas de Baru: 21 holiday homes
  • Hatillo: 32 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 Dominical?

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

  • Costa Rica Stand Up Paddle Boarding: 524 holiday rentals
  • Costa Rica Dive and Surf: 520 holiday rentals
  • Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary: 569 holiday rentals
  • Centro Turístico Cataratas Nauyaca: 516 holiday rentals
  • Parque Reptilandia: 515 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dominical 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 Dominical?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 202 Houses in Dominical. Our other popular types of Dominical holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 119 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 20 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 20 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dominical?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 323 holiday homes with pool available in Dominical. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.