The village of Ojochal has something for everybody! Whether you are retired, considering retirement, thinking about business opportunities or simply ready to live the Pura Vida lifestyle, we can help you get your perfect place in paradise.
Ojochal is renowned for a wide variety of restaurants ranging from local sodas offering typical Costa Rican meals to high-end restaurants with international cuisine and that are highly rated on travel review websites. The village also has two grocery markets, a full service hair salon, a tourist information and business center, a library and several retail stores including one specializing in locally designed clothing and another with a fabulous selection of hammocks. And there is a local farmers market on Saturday mornings where you will find an array of handmade food and crafts.
The commercial center of Uvita is just a few kilometers north of Ojochal. Uvita has a wide variety of services including banks, pharmacies, medical doctors, veterinarians, supermarkets, business centers, service stations, mechanics and retail stores including furniture and household appliances. The town manages to maintain it’s sleepy beach and jungle atmosphere while continuing to add services to support growing population of this area of Costa Rica.
Some of Costa Rica’s most beautiful beaches are just minutes from Ojochal; Playa Tortuga, Playa Ventanas, Playa Chaman, Playa Arco and the spectacular Marina Ballena National Park. You will enjoy hours of recreation including; surfing, swimming, walking, exploring caves, embarking on guided boat tours or just finding the perfect spot under a palm tree where you can read or relax.
We encourage you to come to Ojochal for a visit and experience first hand all that it has to offer.