Planning the Perfect Friend’s Trip in Costa Rica

2022-06-25T11:37:14+00:00June 25th, 2022|

There is nothing like a friend’s trip in Costa Rica to get you back into international travel. The country’s diversity means there is likely a climate for every taste, from beaches, to volcanos, to mountains, to major metropolis centers. And thanks to its small size, you can likely discover a few microclimates during your trip! [...]

Best Hikes Near Tamarindo Beach Costa Rica

2022-06-14T16:54:23+00:00June 10th, 2022|

With year-round tropical climate and miles of protected land, Costa Rica was made for outdoor adventures like hiking. Luckily, some of the best hikes in Costa Rica can be found around Tamarindo Beach and Pura Vida House. Many of these hikes can be found on a popular hiking app called All Trails, while others take [...]

Pickleball vs Tennis: Why Pickleball Camps for Adults are Gaining Popularity

2022-05-29T21:25:02+00:00May 29th, 2022|

Pickleball camps for adults have been gaining popularity over the past few years and pickleball is even starting to rival tennis as the most popular game for couples. Why is this sport with the silly name becoming so popular and will it overthrow tennis as the best sport to be played on a court? Let’s [...]

The Best Surfing in Costa Rica Just Minutes from Our Luxury Villas

2022-05-06T07:05:23+00:00May 6th, 2022|

Whether you are coming to Costa Rica having never surfed a day in your life or as a grizzled shredder, there are several options for surfing at all levels near our all-inclusive vacation rentals at Pura Vida House. In fact, both the best places to learn to surf and some of the most infamous surfing [...]

Sample the Best of Costa Rican Food with our Private Chef Vacation Villas

2022-05-02T13:41:15+00:00April 30th, 2022|

One of the simplest and best ways to get to know a culture is to sample its cuisine. Every country has its own unique flavors and recipes, and like every country in the world, there are a few must-try foods and drinks in Costa Rica that every visitor should sample before they leave. Visitors to [...]

Planning the Perfect Costa Rica Couples Getaway

2022-04-29T19:25:11+00:00April 10th, 2022|

Costa Rica has quickly become a popular destination for a couple’s getaway and friend’s trip. The hot travel destination tends to appeal to both the adventurous nature lover and those who want to relax at the beach. So, whether you are planning a reunion or anniversary, tennis or pickleball vacay, bachelor or bachelorette party group, [...]

Safe Travels: The Latest Costa Rica Covid Restrictions

2022-04-07T16:06:58+00:00March 26th, 2022|

While travelers still value their safety above all else, convenience seems to have been put on the back burner since the start of the pandemic. Well, all that is finally starting to change! Recent updates to Costa Rica Covid restrictions are great news for travelers and those working in the tourism industry. And while things [...]

Your Home Base for Family Vacations in Costa Rica

2022-03-08T07:44:26+00:00March 8th, 2022|

If you want a hot vacation down south for your family with safety, nature, adventure, and luxury as your top priorities then consider a family vacation in Costa Rica. And if you want the luxury and convenience of a resort but you’d prefer the intimacy and privacy of a family home then Pura Vida House [...]

Take An Exclusive Wellness Retreat in Costa Rica

2022-02-05T13:14:22+00:00February 5th, 2022|

Wellness retreats in Costa Rica are becoming more and more popular these days, with physical and mental health very much on people’s minds. While there are many options opening up for special diets, detox and cleanses, yoga and meditation, we think spending your healthy vacation at Pura Vida House can help you tick all the [...]

Take an Active Vacation in Costa Rica

2022-02-05T13:17:01+00:00January 14th, 2022|

Merging a fun sport with a beautiful location can lead to the most fulfilling vacation you’ve ever experienced. An active vacation is becoming more and more popular amongst couples, groups of friends, families with older children, and seniors alike. Everyone will bond over their favorite sport and sharing a new culture and overall experience. Pickleball [...]

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