#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.

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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Fire sale! Incredible opportunity to own a Tamarindo ocean view home at a price that cannot be ignored! The property needs a little work but mostly cosmetics. ...
Single Family Home
3.0 beds
3.0 bath
Tamarindo, Costa Rica Latitude: 10.299449
Longitude: -85.836572
Costa Rica
This boutique hotel is a rustic gem. Located just across the street from the beach in Tamarindo, literally steps to the beautiful golden sand, it's the perfect ...
15.0 beds
15.0 bath
Tamarindo, Costa Rica Latitude: 10.309
Longitude: -85.83412
Costa Rica
Casa Verde is a three-bedroom two bath, almost new, home nestled in the hills of Rancho Villa Real’s exclusive Escondido community. The gated entrance builds an...
Single Family Home
3.0 beds
3.5 bath
Tamarindo, Costa Rica Latitude: 10.2992123974
Longitude: -85.7946503162
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