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San Buenaventura : COSTA RICA

Living a Beach Lifestyle in San Buenaventura, COSTA_RICA

San Buenaventura is a village near the southern (Pacific) coast of the beautiful and unspoiled country of Costa Rica (San Isidro del General  region). This area is near some wonderful beaches, Ballena National Park,  and not far from the regional airport.

Where to Retire in San Buenaventura and Home Prices

There are some retirement target communities being built here (see Active Communities link at top right).
Median home prices here are  lower than what you would find in U.S. We were able to search on the Internet and find one American style home that appeared quite nice in the high $100s.

What Is Special about San Buenaventura

It is very near the coast and considerable infrastructure is being built here to support an influx of North American retirees. Costa Rica is relatively unspoiled, has a solid economy, and its government is extremely stable and progressive.

What Is Not Special about San Buenaventura

As in developing country there are some inconveniences.

Climate and Physical Environment

San Buenaventura is near the southern coast of Costa Rica,  near the Pacific Ocean. The terrain is hilly and tropical

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

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Crime in San Buenaventura is a little lower than average.

Medical Facilities

An 80,000 sq. ft. hospital is being built in the region.


This community is a short drive from the Costanera, the coastal highway.

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