Playa Jaco is the closest beach to San Jose, the Central Valley and is one of the most visited coastal destinations in Costa Rica. The beach is a 2.5 mile (4 km) strip which offers world renowned surfing and more. Much like Costa Rica's metropolitan areas, Jaco's offers most services, such as a post office, health center and branches of major banks. Furthermore, there are an abundance of surf shops, hotels and restaurants affordable for the budget travelers as well as those wishing to live a bit more luxuriously.
Centrally located in the happening beach town of Jaco, the Blue Palms offers affordable accommodations for those seeking to explore Costa Rica's Central Pacific Coast. Only an hour and a half from San Jose, the town of Jaco is the closest beach town to Costa Rica's capital city and the most central location to access the finest attractions Costa Rica has to offer. The Jaco area offers fantastic surf, beaches, boating, renowned fishing, national parks, adventure tours, a variety of restaurants, bars, and a night life second to none in Costa Rica.
The Jaco area is best known for world-class surfing and sport fishing. However there are a wide variety of other activities for adrenaline-seekers and explorers including jet skis, ultra-light planes, mountain biking, and hang gliding. Visitors can take a boat cruise a nearby island or set out on a 4x4 quad tour. On the nature side, Jaco is close to several biological reserves. At the Carara Reserve, visitors can take crocodile tours down the Tarcoles River and through the Guacalillo Mongroves.
The Blue Palms is a 14 room hotel located just steps away from the main avenue and beaches of Jaco. It is a great budget option for those who want to be close to all the action, or for those seeking an affordable long-term stay. It offers simple and clean rooms with a basic and spacious layout.
Blue Palms Facilities
Swimming pool, Business Center / Meeting Room, WIFI Internet, Private parking,
Tourist Information, Concierge Service, Bicycle Rentals, 24hr Check In/Out, External (Short/Long Term) Accommodation Management
Cable TV, mini-refrigerator, hot water, AC, telephone, and safe
Double- 1 full bed and 1 twin bed, private bath, dresser
Large- 2 full beds in a spacious room, private bath, dresser
Large with Kitchen- 2 full beds and 1 twin; private bath; dresser; kitchen with table, sink, stove, refrigerator
Offering 2 queen size beds with orthopedic mattresses, an AC, cable TV, private safe deposit box, ceiling fans, hot shower, mini-fridge, phone and free wireless connection.
Large Standard Room w/ Kitchen n
Featuring 2 queen size beds and a single bed or more, with orthopedic mattresses, an AC, cable TV, private safe deposit box, ceiling fans, kitchenette, hot shower, mini-fridge, phone and free wireless connection.
Fully equipped with a queen size bed and a single bed with orthopedic mattresses, an AC, cable TV, private safe deposit box, hot shower, mini-fridge, phone and free wireless connection.
Details / Other Expenses
|Year of Last Renovation:||2010|
|Corridors:||All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways|
|Non Smoking Rooms:||14|
|Room Windows:||Windows Do Open|
|Cleaning Frequency:||As Needed|
|Meeting Rooms:||1 |
|Meeting Space:||500 sq. feet|
|Dist. to Food/Bars:|| 0.2 Mi |
|Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:|| 0.3 Mi |
|Dist. to Nearest Gym:|| 0.3 Mi | Policies / Expenses
Reservations cancelled: 7 days prior to arrival will have no penalties / 7-3 days 15% / 3 days to 48 hrs 25% / 48-24 hrs 50% / 24 hrs or less 100%.Christmas and Holidays Reservations cancelled at least 21 days prior to arrival will have no penalties
|Typical Group Deposit:||50%|
|Total Misc Fees:||$0.00 USD |
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Amenities / Features Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Small dogs allowed under 10kg(20lbs) with an extra fee and deposit
Airport & Shuttle Information
One and a half hours form the main San Jose Airport.
Local Shuttle Info: Shuttles availble from $30 per person, taxi fare $110, private $75 depending on amount of persons.
Airport Shuttle? Yes!
There is an airport shuttle.