Anywhere you go, it seems like everyone is talking about Costa Rica businesses for sale. The Latin American gem is quickly moving to the top of everyone’s travel list and because of this, it’s a perfect investment location. Here at RE/MAX Pura Vida we’ve notice our little town of Santa Teresa popping up in articles and publications worldwide as a must-see destination. Deemed “the next Tulum”, people are flocking here to buy, build, and plant their roots, so we want to keep you on the up-and-up and ahead of the curve with a few prime Costa Rica businesses for sale. Sure, you could buy raw land and invest loads of time and money building your own business, but there are a ton of benefits to buying an existing hotel that we’ve outlined here for you and once you’re convinced that’s route you’d like to go, take a look at the newest businesses to hit the market we’ve listed below.
Already running as a profitable rental business this property provides security and privacy to its guests with its excellent location at the end of a public road, in the heart of North Santa Teresa. Literal steps from some of the best beaches in Costa Rica and only a short drive to the luxury getaway locale of Playa Hermosa, this property boasts a total of 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms. The property was recently upgraded with the addition of a 4 single-apartment structure to the already existing 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom home and charming studio style apartment inside a converted school bus. With a registered well and AYA water connection the spacious 2000 square meter lot also has a reception and shared rancho so you can hit the ground running with rentals.
Centrally located in the thick of Santa Teresa, this top-rated hotel is ideal for turning a profit right away. Just a short walk to any of the popular shops and restaurants in town this hotel boasts a large swimming pool and plush gardens to accent its multiple luxury rental units. Located on a 2300 square meter lot is a 3-story building with a large penthouse apartment, a 2-bedroom 2nd story and single bedroom ground floor in addition to 5 pool front private suites all with private bathrooms AC and television. A total of 11 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms makes this an ideal turnkey purchase.
The 778 square meter property currently boasts 4 cabinas that stay steadily rented due to its incredibly convenient proximity to many of the best surf breaks in Costa Rica. Located in North Santa Teresa, renters will have their choice of mellow waves or rolling barrels, all just a short walk away. A 91 square meter home with 2-bedrooms and 2-bathrooms equipped with an open-air kitchen and spacious patio sits next to an additional 3 studio villas each with a large private patio, kitchen and bathroom. This turnkey opportunity is ideal for a surfer looking to make an income and feed their passion at the same time. Rent all year or reserve a time for your closest surf buddies, we guarantee you’ll love the surf casitas!
Boasting 9 rooms and 6 bathrooms, this hostel has been in business for more than 10 years and boasts a top 10 ranking for hostels in town on TripAdvisor. Located just a short walk from some of the best beaches in Costa Rica and centrally located between Playa Carmen and North Santa Teresa, visitors will have their choice of all the surf breaks, from Mal Pais to Playa Hermosa. With 15 meters of street front commercial space the restaurant has been able to generate steady rental income in addition to the 60 clients that can fill the hostel at any given time. Direct hook-up to AYA water supply and an additional 12,000-liter reserve tank means that guests will never complain of water troubles. If you’re looking for an established turn-key, this is the one for you.
Hopefully we’ve peaked your interests with these newest choices. Either way, check into some of the additional turn-key business options RE/MAX Pura Vida has for the Mal Pais, Santa Teresa area. We represent a multitude of commercial and residential properties alike. Click here to dive into another session of day dreaming about owning your little piece of paradise.