- Map of Tamarindo Costa Rica/
Tamarindo, Costa Rica Area
Tamarindo is located on the northwestern coast of Costa Rica in the province of Guanacaste. It’s a small beach town, but nevertheless the largest in the area. Some of the close by town are Potrero, Flamingo Beach, Playa Grande, Playa Negra and several other small towns.
The nearest international airport is just a one hour drive away in the town of Liberia. There is another in the capital at San José which is five hours away.