Playa Matapalo, Quepos

(4.3/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web)
A visit to Playa Matapalo allows you to have a full beach experience with a variety of water activities, from kayaking and jet skiing, to paddleboarding and surfing. Rent a chair, have a cold drink, or unwind and rest you muscles with a massage. Take a walk around the sandy beach to see and purchase souvenirs made by local artisans. If you wish to explore the wider area, try a horseback riding tour with an experienced guide. Add Playa Matapalo and other attractions to your Quepos trip itinerary using our Quepos trip generator.
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  • I enjoyed Playa Matapalo a lot. It's a nice salt and pepper beach. The trees and area around it are scenic and nice. It's not very crowded which is good. We took some great sunset pictures from the be...  more »
  • This beach is very quiet, very peaceful and off the beaten path. Away from the busier tourist beaches, such as Playa Espadilla and Biesanz, this beach is great if you want to get away from everything....  more »
  • Great quiet beach away from the crows in nearby Manuel Antonio. great views of the shoreline, jungle and hills and mountains in the distance.