Local Knowledge

Airport Transfer

Driving by Car

Augusto Cesar Sandino International Airport - ACS

It takes 2.5 hours to drive to San Juan del Sur from Augusto C. Sandino Airport (Managua).

San Jose Airport - SJO

If you're heading to San Juan del Sur from San Jose Airport, you'll need to head to San Jose Downtown, then catch the Tica Bus to Peñas Blancas. This bus takes 4 hours, and leaves twice daily. Once in Peñas Blancas, it takes 41 minutes to drive to San Juan del Sur, and costs between $30-40USD to get to San Juan del Sur.

Liberia - LIR

Liberia is an airport in the north of Costa Rica. It costs U$100 (for 2 people), and takes 1.5 hours to drive from Liberia to Peñas Blancas. Once in Peñas Blancas, it takes 41 minutes to drive to San Juan del Sur, and costs between $30-40USD to get to San Juan del Sur.

Uber/Lyft/Taxi

Taxi (1 hour 30 minutes, $90+)

A taxi from Managua Airport to Outsite San Juan del Sur is $90 one-way.

We do not recommend taxis, we recommend that you book private transportation. To book private transportation, contact sanjuandelsur@outsite.co at least 48 hours in advance.

Public Transit

Bus (4 hours, $15)

Take a taxi from Managua Airport to Roberto Huembes (the central bus station), then catch a bus to San Juan del Sur. The walk from the bus stop to San Juan is 10 minutes, and taxis are available.

We do not recommend public transit, we recommend that you book private transportation.

Parking

Parking is available at Outsite.

Getting Around

Outsite San Juan del Sur is in a walkable and bike-friendly location, close to cafes and shops. However, if you're planning to surf, you may find it easier to rent a car to reach Popoyo and Maderas.

Exploring San Juan del Sur on Foot

You can reach nearby restaurants and cafes on foot. La Tostaderia is 7 minutes walk from Outsite, and makes some of the best breakfasts in San Juan del Sur.

Public Transport

Taxis and shuttles are available to take you to nearby beaches. These cost around $10 one-way.

Scooters and ATVs

Scooters and ATVs make it easier to visit the surrounding area. They cost $60-120 per day. Contact your community manager to arrange a vehicle.

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Groceries

Super X Press is a basic supermarket with meat, produce, alcohol, and toiletries. Miscelania have plenty of items imported from the U.S. Casa Oro hold a farmers market every Saturday morning, and there are usually vendors selling fresh fruit around town.

Nearest Bank

La Santa Maria ATM is 5 minutes walk from Outsite.

Mail and Packages

Mail and Packages cannot be received in this Outsite location.

Laundry & Cleaning

House cleaning is once per week. Extra cleaning costs $20. If you need to coordinate cleaning, please email sanjuandelsur@outsite.co. Common areas are cleaned twice per week. There is a laundry and dryer in Outsite. Laundry detergent is provided.

Food & Drink

There are snacks and smoothies for purchase at the Clubhouse, located on-site and open from 7AM - 9PM. If you would like a full breakfast or meal you must go to town or ask for deliveries.

Boards, Bikes & Fitness

Yoga Mats

Yoga mat are available in the Space on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Bikes and Boards

Bikes and surfboards can be rented from shops located in town.

Extras

Contact Info

Reservations Team

For extensions or general enquiries, please email reservations@outsite.co.
To add an extra guest to your reservation, it is $15 per night in locations outside of Europe, and €13 per night for locations in Europe. There is a 2-night minimum stay for extra guests. Please email the Reservations Team to register your guest ahead of time.

Community Manager

Outsite Community Managers are your local host during your stay. They’re there to share local recommendations and answer questions you have about the Space.

San Juan del Sur Community Manager

Betsy // sanjuandelsur@outsite.co // +505 5775 6857


Emergency Information

Emergency Contact Details

Police: 118

Fire: 115

Ambulance: 118

Nearest Hospital

Hospital Primario Gaspar Garcia Laviana

354 Santa Fe Dr, Encinitas, CA 92024

Phone Number: 00 (505) 2568-2320

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