Rancho Delicioso is located on the Southern Nicoya Peninsula, close to the great beach towns of Montezuma, Santa Teresa, and Malpais.
Get to Rancho Delicioso from Montezuma
Driving Time: 10 minutes
From Montezuma, take the Delicias road up the hill. It is paved at the beginning and begins at Hotel Amor de Mar and the Montezuma Falls parking lot. You will drive past Anamaya, and after four or so minutes, you should meet an intersection, where you will turn left. Follow this road for about a minute until you meet another intersection (there will be a cemetery here). At this intersection, turn right. Keep driving until you pass the Delicias school to your right. 300m from the school, there are three gates, which are the entrance to the ranch. Please enter through the middle (green) gate, and park to the left. There is a flat area, about 60 meters inside where you should park.
Get to Rancho Delicioso from Santa Teresa & Mal Pais
Total Time: 15-20 minutes
From the crossroads (“El Cruce”) at Playa Carmen, take the road up the hill, toward Cobano. Once you reach the Doghouse bar/restaurant, make a right turn. You will cross the river, and continue to drive until you reach a ‘T’ intersection. Here, turn right, and the Ranch will be on your left. Enter through the green wooden gate. Parking is down on the flat area, about 60 meters down to the left.
Get to Rancho Delicioso from Cobano
Total Time: 7 minutes
From Cobano, drive southeast until you reach the cemetery. When you arrive here, turn right and continue driving and cross a river. When you come to a right-turn to Mal Pais/Santa Teresa, continue on for 100 meters, and you will find our green wooden gate!
Local Taxi Service Prices
Below is the estimated cost of a local taxi from the ranch to some towns in the region.
- Cobano $8
- Montezuma $10
- Playa Carmen $30
- Santa Teresa $35
- Tambor Airport $35
- Paquera Ferry $60