About Costa Rica

Costa Rica is one of the most beautiful countries on earth. One of our goals at ForRentCostaRica.com is to provide a valuable resource for people moving to and within Costa Rica.

To that end, we have spent considerable time gathering information about locations and real estate for our loyal users. Please feel free to contact support if you find any information within these pages that is inaccurate or out of date.

Costa Rica is a Central American country located between Panama to the South and Nicaragua to the North. One of our early marketing studies was to determine how many people thought Costa Rica was an island!  Answer: quite a few.  Read the results here.

Our Costa Rica Rentals Are Divided by Type:

Alquileres VacacionalesVacation Rentals - Residential properties that are rented nightly or weekly including homes, villas and condos. These properties are typically furnished and often have extras such as pools, entertainment systems, and more. Beach and mountain properties are popular but there are also short term rentals in the Central Valley.

Alquileres a Largo PlazoLong Term Rentals - Residential properties for rent by the month include homes, condos, apartments, lofts and townhouses in various settings including the beaches, mountains and the urban areas in the Central Valley around San Jose. Typically, the tenant pays utilities as well as rent monthly.

Alquileres ComercialesCommercial Rentals - Everything from store fronts, restaurants, and offices to huge bodegas is available for rent in Costa Rica. Variety exists in what comes with the lease and what types of business each space will accommodate. The Central Valley offers far more commercial space than elsewhere but options exists nationwide.

woodpeckersmallhorCosta Rica Resources - Learn more about the most beautiful country on earth. Blogs, recommended businesses, maps, weather and more. We value our users’ input so recommend something!