Coordinates: Lat: 10.332971 | Long: -85.844785
Time Zone: UTC-6
Regional Airport: Tamarindo – 10 minutes away
International Airport: Liberia – 60 minutes away
Distance to San Jose: 258 KM, 4-5 hour drive
Playa Grande has an interesting real estate situation while the leatherback turtle situation is resolved.
There is a very special property for sale called Casa Muy Grande that is for sale in Palm Beach Estates, Playa Grande.
Many lots within the buffer zone cannot be built until there are clarifications about the density of construction.
The beach at Playa Grande is a national park where the leatherback turtles nest during the season.
There are excellent and consistent surfing waves at Playa Grande.
Playa Grande real estate is mostly single family homes and lots for future development.
There are few development parcels close to the beach but there are more inland.
One of the best gated communities in the Playa Grande area is Las Ventanas. (link), with their beautiful entrance located on the main road 1 mile from the beach.
There are only two condominium projects built in Playa Grande at this time.
Playa Grande is a sleepy area with some small hotels and restaurants and a small supermarket.
Prices vary from $50k for an undeveloped lot further from the beach to beachfront homes in the millions.
There are two urbanizations in Playa Grande: Palm Beach Estates and Playa Grande Estates.