Matapalo Beach Guanacaste
Playa Matapalo is a lonely beach in the gulf of Papagayo at only 35 minutes from the Liberia International Airport. It is a gray sandy beach and it is a 2 kilometers in long. Water in Playa Matapalo is safe, I mean no sharks or danger and it is clean; so, it is possible to swim anytime along the day or night.
Playa Matapalo is situated in the region of Guanacaste, northwest Costa Rica. This is a place to enjoy the possibilities offered by their surroundings: leisure and water activities, diving and fishing in Pacific waters and volcanic areas for ecotourism and wildlife sanctuaries. All this with a sophisticated tourist, exclusivity and fully integrated into a fragile and high value.
In Playa Matapalo was developed the Riu Guanacaste resort and was opened by October, 2008. It is the only building you can see from the beach; so, it is possible to walk up and down in this unspoiled beach and see nobody more than other clients from the resort.
There is no town in Playa Matapalo; however, it is possible to see some local people fishing from the beach or staying for a day enjoying the beach, but all of them will depart by end of the day.
Here a few pics from Playa Matapalo and the Riu Guanacaste beach front, enjoy them...
There are many places where to fish in Guanacaste and one of the main spot is and gulf of Papagyo, interested?; so, check our partner site www.papagayofishing.com
and find information about inshore and offshore charters out of Coco, Hermosa, Riu, Hilton and others spots in Papagayo.
We pick up by boat and for free from the Riu Guanacaste