Four experts on travel all list Montezuma, Costa Rica as a top vacation spot, and there are so many reasons why. Any type of traveler will find something to love in this laid-back town with exciting nightlife and beautiful beaches. No matter how you vacation, there is something for you in Montezuma.
If it’s the outdoors and natural beauty you’re looking for, Montezuma has it in spades. Arenal.net suggests the town for the beautiful stretches of unspoiled beaches, and the scenic and refreshing waterfalls nearby. You can walk from here to some good surf spots, or find many options for canopy tours and other outdoor adventures.
For those who are more interested in the laid-back beach lifestyle, Montezuma does it best.Lonely Planet describes the vibe here as “internationally inflected, artsy-rootsy beach culture.” In Montezuma you can discover plenty of yoga classes, volunteer opportunities, healing arts, and vegetarian-friendly dining.
True Nomads includes Montezuma as one of the best places to visit in Costa Rica for the combination of gorgeous coastline, laid-back lifestyle, and rocking nightlife. But they also love Montezuma for the many cheap accommodation options available. If it’s a luxury Costa Rica beach resort that you’re looking for, Montezuma also has plenty of upscale accommodations available.
Eric Vohr (via the Chicago Tribune)touts Montezuma for being home to the “most exotic beach side restaurants, bars and night life in Costa Rica.” All four travel experts rave about the top-quality dining here, with both casual and fine-dining options. Montezuma really comes alive when the sun goes down. The nightlife here is arguably the best in the entire Nicoya peninsula, and it is a great spot for those who like to party.
If you are considering a destination beach vacation, look no further than Montezuma, Costa Rica. From its beautiful beach just a short walk from the center of town to its popular Ylang Ylang Beach Resort to its fresh-from-the-jungle cuisine, Montezuma is an experts’ top pick for many reasons. According to Vohr, “Montezuma will wash off the stress and dust of travel and settle you into the beach mentality that Costa Rica locals call puravida.” It doesn’t get any better than that.