Fly Into Juan Santamaria
Airport (SJO) in San Jose

How to Get to Hotel Aguas Claras Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

Hotel Aguas Claras is located 5 km outside the beach town of Puerto Viejo, on Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast. Puerto Viejo is known for its AfroCaribbean influence and down-to-earth vibe.

We enjoy a privileged location on the “ocean side” of the road, with direct beach access to Playa Chiquita via a private gate and pathway.

How to Get Here

Let’s Plan Your Arrival to Hotel Aguas Claras, Puerto Viejo

We know you might like to see your best travel options laid out in detail. Select an option, and we’ll explain the rest:

  • Best option if you want to get to Hotel Aguas Claras right away
  • Fly into Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO), Costa Rica
  • Take a (35mins) connecting flight to Limón Airstrip (LIO). Sansa Airlines offers multiple daily flights to Limón. These flights depart from a small terminal within walking distance of (SJO)
  • You can also charter a private flight. Best option for groups of 6+
  • We’ll meet you at Limón Airstrip and bring you directly to Aguas Claras (60mins)
  • Or, if you plan to rent a car in Limón and drive, ask us for Driving Instructions. Let us know you’ll be driving. We’ll be ready for your arrival!
  • We’ll gladly assist you with Car Rentals, Flight Schedules or Airline Tickets from anywhere in the country to suit your travel schedule. Just ask us!
  • Best and most economical option for Families, groups, or if you’d prefer to travel in complete comfort
  • Approx. 5hrs 30mins total travel time
  • We’ll meet you at Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) of from anywhere else in Costa Rica and bring you directly to the hotel
  • You’ll travel in an air-conditioned vehicle with complimentary water and snacks
  • Your private driver will be happy to make stops along the way for bathroom breaks or photo opportunities
  • Best option if you want to drive and see Costa Rica at your own pace
  • Fly into Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO)
  • From San Jose, rent a car and drive to Puerto Viejo (5hrs 30mins). Highways throughout the country are safe, paved, well-maintained and signposted.
  • Ask us for Driving Instructions and let us know you’ll be driving. We want to be ready for your arrival!
  • Our Recommendation: Use the Waze App to navigate your journey.
  • We’ll gladly assist you with your Car Rental from either airports. Just ask us!
  • Your most exclusive option for ultimate speed and privacy
  • Fly into Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO), Costa Rica
  • Charter a helicopter from SJO (60mins). We recommend Aerobell & Prestige Wings. Let us arrange your charter for you!
  • Land at our nearby designated landing field only a 4min drive from Hotel Aguas Claras

Which option is best for you? We can help you decide. We can also arrange all your travel within Costa Rica for you — just ask us.

Our Address

Hotel Aguas Claras
500 meters south of Villas Caribe
Punta Cocles, Puerto Viejo
Province of Limón, Costa Rica

Front Desk: +(506) 2750-0131

A Modern Jewel

A modern little jewel on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica.

– Natalia, LA

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