About Quepos

playaQuepos abounds in natural beauty, paralleled only by few other places in the world. Its panorama goes from the 1000-meter tall Talamanca mountain range to the pristine sandy seashore. In addition, the city of Quepos is equipped with a full regimen of services including potable water, electricity, telecommunications, a very good hospital, elementary and high schools, and much more. Thus, Quepos is a sea town whose mix of nature and industry, wilderness and civilization, makes it a unique and exciting place to visit.

District: Aguirre (founded on October 30th, 1948)
Province: Puntarenas
Situated: Southwestern Costa Rica, 150 kilometers from San José on the Pacific Coast. The altitude ranges from 5 meters above sea level to 95 meters above sea level.
Area: 490,60 square kilometers
Average Temperature: 24-30 °C.


Summer: Sunny with little rain from December through April
Winter: Rainy season from May through July

In the inmediate vicinity

  • 100 meters from Bus Station
  • Within 1 block of a pharmacy
  • 2 blocks from the discotheque
  • 700 meters from the dock and boardwalk
  • Nearby hospital and airport facilities
  • Gas and auto service stations
  • Shopping center and supermarkets
  • 4 blocks from the local Post Office
  • Tour agencies
  • Red Cross
  • Manuel Antonio National Park (7km)
  • Damas Island
  • Playa Matapalo (beach)
  • Playitas (beach)
  • Playa Espadilla (Beach)
  • Naranjo River
  • Savegre River

Hotel Amenities

  • Mira Olas Bar and Restaurant.
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children 12 and under stay free
  • Free secured parking limited spaces
  • Tour desk
  • Conference center
  • Casino gambling
  • 100% Non-Smoking Hotel
  • fc-hotel-amenitesMultilingual staff (English, Spanish)
  • Laundry
  • Fax and photocopy services
  • Ice machines
  • Security guard
  • Currency exchange
  • Room service
  • 24 hour reception
  • Wireless Connection



How to get there?

fc-how-get-thereThe BEST WESTERN Hotel and Casino Kamuk is easily accessible from SJO International Airport (140km) by rental car, taxi, charter, public bus, or by plane. The grayline chartered bus leaves daily from San José. The public bus leaves 4 times per day 200 meter west from Plaza Víquez in San José and arrives approximately 3 hours later at the bus station in Quepos (1 block from the BEST WESTERN Hotel and Casino Kamuk). Be sure to purchase tickets for the direct route. Flights can be booked on the domestic airline, Sansa, and depart from San José every couple of hours.

Airport Information

how to get thereAirport Name: Juan Santamaría International Airport
Airport Code: SJO
Distance and Direction from Airport to Hotel: 140 km southwest
Airport Name: Quepos
Distance and Direction from Local Airport to Hotel: 5 km