Costa Ballena experiences little rain and consistent sun from November to April, and a sunny/wet season from late May to November. The average temperature is over 80 degrees year-round, peaking in the spring. During the green season it rains usually in the late afternoons, when it passes over leaving the morning full of sunshine, a fresh temperature and a green landscape. The aptly named green season hosts the best fishing, surfing and water conditions.
Costa Ballena is in the southwest province of Puntarenas – Osa Peninsula along the country’s south pacific coast. Our beach of Playa Hermosa borders to the North of the “National Whales Marine Park” home to the Whales tail. Villa Mareas is located 1 mile up a mountain road, 4 x 4 is required.
We are located 10 minutes south of the town of Dominical and 5 minutes north of the town of Uvita. There are signs that say "Mareas" indicating the way on the coast highway and at the entry of our country road.
GPS coordinates - 9.2096123, -83.78234