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Playa del Coco Services & Facilities

Cell Phones

Cell phone service is generally strong in Playa del Coco, though certain pockets have little or no signal. If your cell phone company does not offer international coverage, you can rent one in Costa Rica for around $10 per day.

Public Phones

Playa del Coco's bus stop by the downtown plaza has a public phone. Public phones may also be available in Coco's expanding commercial centers. Local and international calling cards can be purchased in any pharmacy or grocery store.


Internet cafes line the downtown plaza and main road, and several wireless (WiFi) hotspots are available throughout town. Many area hotels also offer free WiFi or per-hour Internet access.

Post Office

Playa del Coco's post office is located in its beachfront plaza, and offers both national and international mail services.


Coco Beach has many banks that conduct national and international transactions. To withdraw funds from a foreign account, use one of the ATMs marked ATH.

Gas Stations

Fill up on gas in Liberia – it's your last gas stop before Playa del Coco.

Medical Facilities

Playa del Coco has a Red Cross location, and the nearest major hospital is located in Liberia.

Playa del Coco Travel Guide

Playa del Coco Weather

Current Conditions

77°F (25°C) Clear

Humidity: 87%

Wind: 6.21 miles per hour, SSE

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Playa del Coco Tides

Wednesday, July 24, 2024
High 4:45 a.m. 9.58 ft. (2.92 m.)
Low 10:49 a.m. -0.03 ft. (-0.01 m.)
High 5:02 p.m. 9.48 ft. (2.89 m.)
Low 11:10 p.m. -0.56 ft. (-0.17 m.)

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