#40 Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Population: Just over 3,500
Average Annual Temp: 84°F
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Tamarindo is a beach town ideally located on Costa Rica’s northwest Pacific coast. The busy two-mile stretch of white sand is a top tourist destinations in Costa Rica. It hosts a multicultural community and several international surf competitions throughout the year.

A one-hour jaunt from Daniel Oduber International Airport in Liberia, Tamarindo is easily accessible. The surf town is also popular for its vast national marine preserves and wildlife estuaries. Expats select Tamarindo for it’s solid infrastructure, modern conveniences and relaxed, family-oriented lifestyle. Activities include surfing, fishing, sailing and windsurfing, snorkeling and canoeing, exploring mangroves, horseback and ATV riding, canopy tours and ziplining, golfing and deep sea excursions.

Playa Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Real estate prices and cost of living are higher in Tamarindo than in other parts of Costa Rica. But it still offers many attractive real estate options for expats and investors. Luxury residences and villas and condos in gated communities are available. For expats who wish to grow their own foods, there are small farms available in the area.

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Real Estate in Tamarindo, Costa Rica

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Casa Mandolina is located in the exclusive beach community of Playa Langosta in the development known as Villas Guapinol. Just a short walk to inviting and natu...
Single Family Home
3.0 beds
2.0 bath
Tamarindo, Costa Rica Latitude: 10.29139
Longitude: -85.85227
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Large Playa Langosta lot just three short block to the beach! Could be a great residential home site or multi-family development opportunity. Set in nature and...
Tamarindo, Costa Rica Latitude: 10.289294
Longitude: -85.848311
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Playa Langosta lot just three short block to the beach! Great residential home site set in nature yet walking distance to local restaurants and shops! The desi...
Tamarindo, Costa Rica Latitude: 10.288453
Longitude: -85.848601
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