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Which coast will have the best beach in March?

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Which coast will have the best beach in March?

This will be our first trip to C.R. There is so much to learn. After seeing the country for a while, we'f like to spend some time just relaxing at a decent beach resort. Does it make any difference which coast we stay on????? We vacationed in St. Kitts one time and found the Caribbean beaches much nicer to use than the Pacific ones. We'd like to be able to enjoy the ocean so any advice on which shore ( and which hotels) would be appreciated. Thanks.

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1. Re: Which coast will have the best beach in March?

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2. Re: Which coast will have the best beach in March?

There are a couple of Pacific beaches that are more stereotypically Caribbean-esque in looks. I don't know what your budget is, but look at Playa Conchal on the northern Pacific coast. There's a tastefully done but very, very expensive resort right there -- or you can stay next door in Brasilito for MUCH less and just walk over to Playa Conchal every day (like a 10 minute walk).

You can also look into Playa Flamingo, just up the road a bit from Brasilito. Not quite as nice, but decent.

Also, Playa Manuel Antonio inside the park is sooo beautiful, but of course you can't stay right there.

There may be more, but these are the ones I've seen.

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3. Re: Which coast will have the best beach in March?

If you are flying In and Out of SJO...Central Pacific beaches...and Caribbean

If you are flying In and Out of LIR.. Of course Northern Pacific beaches.

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5. Re: Which coast will have the best beach in March?

Thanks everyone for your replies - very helpful when you know nothing about a place. I'll be checking out your suggestions.

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