Just 25 minutes from the Daniel Oduber International is the wonderful beach town of Playa Hermosa .This beautiful town is a quiet bedroom community offering a high quality lifestyle with a great mix of North Americans, Europeans and Costa Ricans. Beautiful luxury homes, second homes and condos as well as full time residences are situated on the hills surrounding Hermosa. Offering a wonderful year round climate, this tropical oasis is a great place for retirement, vacation or investment. Impeccable views can be enjoyed from the high hills surrounding the horseshoe bay where your neighbors are birds and monkeys. The ocean views are comparable to those in Southern California without the price! The beach itself is tremendous with beautiful tan to cream colored sand with no riptides or undercurrents. This great swimming beach is safe for children of all ages! Sport fishing, sailing, snorkeling, kayaking and diving are just some of the activities offered along with all the regular beach fun. Many of the homes and condos in the area are within walking distance of the beach, a great plus for those wanting to vacation without renting or owning a vehicle. Playa Hermosa is in the midst of some great future projects.This little piece of heaven offers great hotels, bars and restaurants as well – Ginger, Roberto´s , La Finisterra, El Velero Hotel, Aqua Sport and the Bosque Del Mar Hotel.There is a spa, movie theatre, and miniature golf as well as some of the best pizza around. The Super Luperon, the local grocery story, will fulfill most of your shopping needs. For more choice in shopping and restaurants, Playas del Coco, just 10 kilometers away, is the main shopping hub for the area – it offers great shopping with four supermarkets including the Auto Mercado which is equivalent to the best supermarkets in the US or Canada. All in all, Playa Hermosa offers many great attributes to those looking for their “Piece of Paradise”! PURA VIDA!