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Port of Entry
09°25.619'N, 084°10.436'W Chart icon.png
lat=9.42698 | lon=-84.17393 | zoom=14 | y

Quepos is a district and the capital of Aguirre canton in Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica. The town is about 60 km. south (in a straight line) from Costa Rica's capital, San José, but is 157 km from that city by road if going through the localities of Atenas, Orotina and Tárcoles.

Quepos is the gateway to Manuel Antonio National Park. The city is very tourism-oriented, having many bars and restaurants and a vivacious night-life.


See Costa Rica.


See Costa Rica.


See Costa Rica.


Add here VHF channel for the coastguard, harbor masters. etc.

Also see Cruiser's Nets


The approaches to Quepos are straight forward.


Quepos is a port of entry/exit for Costa Rica. For details see Entrance: Costa Rica.

To enable the marina to arrange clearance a number of documents need to be sent in advance.


The harbour houses a large marina.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Marina Pez Vela

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Port of Entry
The marina has 195 wet slips.


Playa Biesanz

Playa Biesanz/wiki/Quepos#Playa_Biesanz
Anchorage icon Playa Biesanz [[Quepos#Playa Biesanz|Playa Biesanz]] 09°24.340'N, 084°10.056'W
It is located SE of the marina. Anchor in 5- 8 m depth.


Water In the Marina Pez Vela
Electricity In the Marina Pez Vela
Toilets In the Marina Pez Vela
Showers In the Marina Pez Vela
Laundry ?
Garbage In the Marina Pez Vela
Fuel In the Marina Pez Vela
Bottled gas ?
Chandlers Small chandlery in the Marina Pez Vela
Repairs Minor in the Marina Pez Vela
Internet WiFi in the Marina Pez Vela
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals ?


  • Mini-market in the Marina Pez Vela
  • More stores in the town, a 10 min walk

Eating out


Local bus leaves every 30 mins during the day between Manuel Antonio and Quepos.

See also Costa Rica.



Give a short history of the port.

Places to Visit

List places of interest, tours, etc.


Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.


List links to discussion threads on partnering forums. (see link for requirements)



See Caribbean.


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