Mexico & Central America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 http://healthflyup.com/geneticore-boost/
  2. 2 Best route from La Fortuna to Limon? Cost Rica
  3. 3 Trip Report Trip Report: Guatemala in 6 days
  4. 4 Belize planning help
  5. 5 Help with Itinerary for Dec. 2017
  6. 6 Puerto Vallarta scenery
  7. 7 1 month in Puerto Vallarta
  8. 8 Trip Report Cenotes of Homún, south of Mérida
  9. 9 Belize good place to live for expats?
  10. 10 My thought go out towards Mexicans
  11. 11 playa del carmen what to do
  12. 12 Transportation from Airport to Panama City Hotel
  13. 13 Trip Report Airport Transfers from Los Cabos Airport
  14. 14 Must sees in Dominical and Uvita
  15. 15 Young Couple Looking for a Vacation Destination
  16. 16 Manuel Antonio to Osa
  17. 17 Panama Canal Excursions
  18. 18 Mexico City. Oct 13-16. Haunted tours + Halloweend / Day of the Dead
  19. 19 Costa Rica private driver recommendations?
  20. 20 Giving back to Mexio
  21. 21 2 months in Central America
  22. 22 Best time of year for Mexico City/Puebla?
  23. 23 Cabos to Todos Santos
  24. 24 Cabo to San Miguel de Allende
  25. 25 12-day June CR trip with school-age kids
View next 25 » Back to the top

Need Help/itinerary/San Isidro/Hotel del Sur

Anyone~ I need some help. I am trying to put together a Costa Rica trip and I am having trouble. We are doing 18 days, Feb 12-March 1. I have reserved the first and last night at Orquideas Inn, Mid trip Feb 19,20,21 for Montana De Fuego.

Here's the problem. We're on a budget so we are trying to use timeshare exchanges for the rest. I have been on a waiting list since May and nothing has come up for the Costa Rica resorts we specified. (mind you we are not resort people, usually we try and go as cheaply as possible, and I always figured you are seeing the same things a mega buck travelers, no offense to anyone meant. We just have to use up the exchange)

So to cut to the chase...today Hotel del Sur came up and I can hold it only until tonight. It is located in San Isidro. The normal rates are $60 a night. I would book it for Feb 22-28 which would leave me only 6 days to have to deal with.
Is there anything to do in this area? I don't see it mentioned much. I have a very slim chance that El Octocal may open up (near the top by Nicagragua~ terrible spelling I know)Should I wait? I'm concerned about getting into anywhere by then if I give it til Jan.

Please somebody help me ~what should I do? ~and where would you spend the first 6 days if you were to do San Isidro? One last question. I am so sorry to go on, would you rent a car and what areas would I need one? Much thanks

No Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement