Location: between Barco Quebrado and Guiones beaches in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.
GPS Coordenates: 9.910222, -85.644819 (9°54’36.80″N, 85°38’41.35″W)
Canton: Nicoya, district: Nosara.
Zone postal code: 50206.
Getting to Garza beach in Guanacaste:
From San José drive north to Puntarenas and then follow the highway towards Liberia until you reach Limonal. Turn left at Tres Hermanas Restaurant and continue to La Amistad bridge until you get to Nicoya. Once you reach Nicoya, continue your drive taking the road to Samara passing through Hojancha. Once in Samara turn left towards Nosara for about 16 km (10 miles), passing through Buena Vista and Barco Quebrado until you reach Garza beach. This route requires a total of five hours from San Jose.
From Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport (LIR), drive south to Nicoya and from there to Samara passing through Hojancha. Once in Samara turn left towards Nosara for about 16 km (10 miles), passing through Buena Vista and Barco Quebrado until you reach Garza beach.
Take a local bus San José – Nosara, which takes about 5 to 6 hours (Empresa Alfaro, 2222-2666 / 2682-0297). From here you can rent a car and drive or take a taxi to Garza beach, which takes about 20 minutes. We recommend buying the ticket a day earlier to be sure your seat is saved.
You can also take the bus San Jose – Nicoya, which takes 5 to 6 hours (Terminal Alfaro, 2685-5032), and then take another bus from Nicoya to Nosara – Garza – Guiones, which takes about 2 hours (Empresa Rojas, 2686-9089).
You can also take a flight from the Juan Santamaria Airport to the Nosara airport, either with Sansa or Nature Air airlines every day. From here you can rent a car and drive or take a taxi to Garza beach, which is takes about 20 minutes.