Tamarindo Real Estate - Buying Property in Costa Rica's Famous Beachtown
Tamarindo Real Estate
Tamarindo and it's neighboring beaches boast some of the most desirable properties in Costa Rica. Investors from around the globe are attracted to Tamarindo real estate for its beautiful beaches, charming town center, incredible eco-activities and wide variety of lots, condos and homes for sale.
Tamarindo began as a small fishing village that attracted mostly back-packers and surfers who were drawn by the bohemian vibe and great waves. In the last 10 years Tamarindo has grown into a thriving community that boasts five star hotels and luxury properties.
The appeal for Tamarindo investors is that the town has managed to maintain its relaxed atmosphere while offering sophisticated amenities, excellent schools, exceptional restaurants and vibrant nightlife. Tamarindo real estate's unique blend of upscale comfort and down-to-earth beach village living is at the heart of its allure.
Tamarindo is situated on Costa Rica's North Pacific Coast, in the beautiful Guanacaste province. The town is less than one hour from the Liberia International Airport, with direct access to many North American cities.
Town center real estate in Tamarindo is particularly valuable since many buyers and renters prefer to walk to shops and restaurants. In general, proximity to the beach dictates price. The closer a Tamarindo property is to the beach, the more expensive it will be.
If your goal is to use your property as a Tamarindo vacation rental, town center property makes for a solid investment since Tamarindo is Costa Rica's top beach destination. Renters enjoy convenient access via the Liberia airport, world-class beaches, and wide variety of eco and sporting activities. There are several professional property management companies in town who can assist you in caring for your investment including Ocean Lyrics Tamarindo Vacation Rentals.
Condos in Tamarindo
Luxury property in Tamarindo includes condos in communities like La Perla Tamarindo, The Tamarindo Diria, and Crystal Sands. Many buyers of Tamarindo real estate like the ease of owning a condo since someone else cares for the gardens, security, pool, and exterior. Good quality mid-range condos are priced from $250k, while luxury condos in Tamarindo begin at $350k and can go up to $1.5 mil for a beachfront penthouse.
Homes in Tamarindo
Elegant homes line the beachfront along millionaire's mile in Langosta - an upscale suburb of Tamarindo - and are perched on hills in residential communities like El Tesoro and Tamarindo Heights. Private homes in Tamarindo are relatively rare so expect to pay to be in one of the most sought after locations in Costa Rica. Good homes start around $500k and titled beachfront homes in Tamarindo can cost up to USD $3 million.
Tamarindo Resort Real Estate
Tamarindo property also encompasses the two luxury beachfront golf resorts on either side of the town. Hacienda Pinilla is a 4,500 acre eco real estate community of lots, townhomes and private villas just south of Tamarindo. Hacienda Pinilla boasts 3 miles of coastline (including calm swimming coves and world-class surf breaks), an 18 hole Mike Young Audubon certified Costa Rica golf course, a fabulous beach club with pool and gym, and J.W. Marriott Hotel.
Reserva Conchal is situated to the North of Tamarindo, and sits on a white sand bay widely regarded as one of the most beautiful in Costa Rica. Real estate in Reserva Conchal includes lots, homes, and condos. Reserva Conchal has a Trent Jones Jr. Signature golf course that ranked on Conde Nast's best international golf courses. This luxury resort also offers a Westin Hotel and stunning five star beach club with oceanfront pool, fitness center, bar and restaurant.
Contact us to learn more about investing in Tamarindo. We look forward to exploring the different communities with you so you can be sure to choose a property that best fits your lifestyle.
Lisa Simmons, BA, MIS, Co-Owner 3 Costa Rica Re/Max Offices