Frequently Asked Questions About San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua and Casa De Olas
Where exactly is Casa De Olas?
Casa De Olas is perfectly located overlooking the town of San Juan Del Sur. It is just 5 minutes drive or 45min walk from the town centre, which offers you an abundance of shopping and dining options.
Tell me more about the beaches?
San Juan Del Surs best and most beautiful beaches are located in the more under-developed areas north and south of town. We run free beach shuttles all day to get you to your favorite spot.
The towns main beach is also a favorite with smaller waves good for swimming and is also where all your local charter boats depart from.
Surfing is a great activity down here, so why not take advantage of some of the worlds most consistent waves year round. There are some great instructors in the area which we’re happy to connect you with.
Where do I fly to? And, how do I get to San Juan Del Sur?
Most people will fly into Managua Airport which is a beautiful 2 hour drive from San Juan Del Sur through the lush tropical landscape of Nicaragua. Alternatively some people visit San Juan Del Sur via Costa Rica because we’re just 30 short minutes from the Costa Rica border. There are a number of flights a day into Liberia in Costa Rica and this can be a good option to access SJDS. The border crossing can take an hour or so and we are looking into ways to help coordinate guests using this airport. If you are planning to come from Liberia airport please let us know and we can assist with the arrangements.
If you would like to arrange a taxi it is typically $80 each way from Managua – less from the border or other towns in Nicaragua.
For a hassle free ride to San Juan del Sur we recommend the following shuttle service:
Are you close to Costa Rica?
If your coming in or going to Costa Rica, San Juan Del Sur is just 30 minutes north of the border.
You can see more of Casa de Olas on Youtube too!!!