Driving directions

Playa Grande - Liberia airport                1 hour

Playa Grande - San Jose airport              4.5 - 5 hours

Playa Grande - Tamarindo airport        20 minutes



GPS coordinates of Apartamentos Veranera - latitude 10°20'8.74"N/ longitude 85°50'46.43"W

 

From Liberia

Leaving the airport take a right onto the highway.  Follow this road for about 20 minutes.  In the town of Belen make a right turn following the sign for Playa Grande.  Follow this road until it ends in the town of Matapalo (about 30 minutes).  Take a left in Matapalo following the signs to Playa Grande.  Stay on this road for about 5 minutes, this road will curve first to the right and then to the left and you will see Kike's Place restaurant and a school on your left, turn left at this intersection.  follow the road till you reach Playa Grande sign at V shape intersection and turn left and you will see the apartment building on your left.

From San Jose

 

Take the Pan American Highway (HWY 1) north for approximately 2 hours towards Liberia/Penas Blancas (follow road signs).  You can follow signs for Tamarindo starting almost right away.  Just after passing town of Matapalo turn left toward the Tempisque Bridge, also called La Puente de Amistad.  Once you cross the bridge you continue straight until you come to a "T" intersection.  Make a right turn following signs for Santa Cruz, Belen and Hacienda Pinillia.  In the town of Belen make a left turn following the sign for Playa Grande.  Follow this road until it ends in the town of Matapalo (about 30 minutes).  Take a left in Matapalo following the signs to Playa Grande.  Stay on this road for about 5 minutes, this road will curve first to the right and then to the left and you will see Kike's Place restaurant and a school on your left, turn left at this intersection.  Follow the road till you reach Playa Grande sign at V shape intersection and turn left and you will see the apartment building on your left. 

From Tamarindo

 

Leaving from the airport, turn left onto the main road.  When you come to intersection turn left towards Playa Glande/Huacas. Follow this road for about 10 minutes until you come to the next intersection in Huacas.  Turn left in Huacas towards Playa Grande/ Matapalo.  Take a left in Matapalo following the signs to Playa Grande.  Stay on this road for about 5 minutes, this road will curve first to the right and then to the left and you will see Kike's Place restaurant and a school on your left, turn left at this intersection.  Follow the road till you reach Playa Grande sign at V shape intersection and turn left and you will see the apartment building on your left.
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