Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Nicoya getaway

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

Natural features

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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Nicoya

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

Where to stay around Nicoya?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 396 vacation rentals near Nicoya. From 223 Houses to 75 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Nicoya for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Nicoya?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Nicoya. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nicoya Colonial Church: 174 vacation rentals
  • Recaredo Briceno Park: 175 vacation rentals
  • Flamingo Beach: 1,289 vacation rentals
  • Nosara Beach: 502 vacation rentals
  • Conchal Beach: 2,052 vacation 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Nicoya?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 223 Houses in Nicoya. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nicoya include:

  • Villas: 75 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 59 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nicoya?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 302 vacation rentals with pool available in Nicoya. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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