In addition to the hotels listed below, Tamarindo, Playa Langosta, and Playa Grande have a wide range of beach houses and condos for rent by the night, the week, or the month. For more information on this option, check out RE/MAX Tamarindo (tel. 866/976-8898 in the U.S. and Canada, or 2653-0073 in Costa Rica; www.remax-oceansurf-cr.com) or RPM Vacation Rentals (tel. 2653-0738; www.rpmvacationrentals.com). You’ll also find many options on VRBO.com and Airbnb.com. The area’s largest all-inclusive resort is the 198-room Occidental Tamarindo (tel. 2653-0363; www.barcelo.com), previously called the Barceló Langosta Beach.
In addition to the places listed here, tennis lovers (or just lovers) should check out the 15 Love Bed & Breakfast (tel. 2653-0898; www.15lovebedandbreakfast.com), attached to the Tamarindo Tennis Club.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.