Costa Rica Vacation Home for Families from the United States

Costa Rica vacation rental

One of the best vacation destinations for people that live in the United States is a Costa Rica Vacation Home in Costa Rica. We accept vacationers from all over the world. Costa Rica vacation rentals are a wonderful thing. There are more people from the United States in Costa Rica than in any other country in the world. You will most likely run into U.S. citizens every day while in Costa Rica.

What to Expect

The best way to enjoy the country is to rent a Costa Rica vacation house. From the vacation home you can take a day trip and experience a zip line near Tamarindo Beach. The many white sand beaches are filled with howler monkeys and leatherback sea turtles.

Costa Rica vacation home rentals in Costa Rica are great for a family vacation. You can visit any beach town along the pacific ocean and do some relaxing activities like horseback riding. Manuel Antonio National Park is another great Costa Rican experience. The largest airport is in San Jose, the capital city. There are many vacation home rentals within a 30 to 45 minute drive from the airport. One of the most incredible vacation homes is located up in the mountains of Tarbaca overlooking the entire San Jose valley. The views are stunning from this vacation home. The website for this vacation home is

Pura Vida World Vacation Home in the mountains of Tarbaca.

Safety and Security

Pura Vida World has a family that lives in a secondary house on the property that provides all the care for the property. The property is gated and is in an isolated area away from the traffic and city noise. This makes it so that a family can stay at this location and not have any worries. There is a grocery store just down the mountain about 5 minutes away. The house is fully equipped for long term living with everything you need to stay there for any length of stay.

Climate and Temperature

Over a mile high in elevation ensures the temperature will be perfect for a vacation. During the daytime the temperatures reach 70 to 75 degrees with a nice mountain breeze. At night the temperature drops down to about 58 degrees. The temperature in the house stays between 68 and 74 degrees year round. Being so close to the equator means that the weather remains constant year round.

Costa Rica has a rainy season and a dry season. The rainy season is called the green season and runs from May through November. The dry season is also called the high season and runs from December through April. During the rainy season it rains almost every day for a couple of hours. Usually just light showers. During the dry season, it hardly rains. Maybe twice in a month would be normal. But the temperatures remain very stable for the entire year. The other interesting thing is that the sun comes up at about 5:30 am and sets at about 5:30 pm every day of the year.

Any time of the year is great for a vacation in Costa Rica. There are so many activities to do that you will have to remove many from your list to fit things into your vacation. The beautiful country wins the happiest place on earth contest most years. Costa Rica is a place that everyone should visit. So, get your passports ready and plan a trip.