Buena Vista Beach Club

Enjoy Costa Rica’s Famous Playa Espadilla

Dining - Buena Vista Beach Villas, Costa Rica

Looking for the ultimate beach day at the famous Playa Espadilla in Manuel Antonio? The Buena Vista Beach Club makes it easy to enjoy Manuel Antonio’s “it spot”, whether you’re staying with us as a guest or you just want to enjoy the beach for the day.

Forget about packing snacks, drinks, beach chair and equipment to the beach! A day at our Beach Club includes access to our beach loungers, umbrellas, bar service, beach toys, bathroom facilities, and more. Everything you need to enjoy a quintessential beach day is available onsite.

A Day Pass to the Buena Vista Beach Club is $25 per person and includes a welcome drink, free parking, free Wi-Fi, a lounge chair, beach concierge service, use of the restrooms and outside shower, as well as beach towel.

Reservations are not required, simply purchase your day pass at once you arrive.

Food and beverages—aside from your welcome drink!—are not included in the day pass price. Our beach bar and grill serves a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu to enjoy surfside. To view our menu, click here.

If you’re interested in spending the day at Playa Espadilla and don’t require many amenities, we do offer a la carte rentals as well.  Please see below for a list of options and pricing.

We look forward to helping you enjoy Playa Espadilla to the fullest!

* Please note that all beaches in Costa Rica are open to the public, including Playa Espadilla. Other hotels may at times host parties on the beach, at any hours of the day. Buena Vista Beach Villas has no control over these parties, times, or noise levels they may cause.  Thank you for your understanding.

Beach Club Rental Rates

Beach Club RentalsFull Day / Half Day / Hourly Rates
Day Pass (Per Guest)
Includes: welcome drink, free parking, Wi-Fi, lounge chair or hammock, beach concierge service, use of the restrooms & outside shower, beach towel
$25 Full Day
2 Beach Lounge Chairs$12 Full Day / $8 Half Day
1 Beach Lounge Chair$7 Full Day / $5 Half Day
Extra Chairs$5 Each
Body Board$15 Full Day / $10 Half Day/ $5 Per Hour
Paddleboard$25 Full Day
Ocean Kayak$25 Full Day
Surfboard$20 Half Day
Bathroom$1 Per Person Per Use
Showers$2 Per Person Per Use

* Rates are in $USD and do not include 13% VAT (Costa Rica’s value-added tax).