Cost of Living in Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Last updated on Apr 07, 2023
Summary: The cost of living in Tamarindo, Costa Rica is generally considered to be quite reasonable. A nice 1 bedroom apartment in Tamarindo can cost anywhere from $500 to $1,000 per month, while a nice 2 bedroom apartment can cost anywhere from $800 to $1,500 per month. The cost of dinner at a moderately priced restaurant in Tamarindo is usually around $15 to $20 per person.
Is the cost of living in Tamarindo high?
We asked people how much they someone comfortably live on in Tamarindo, they wrote:
"The cost of living in Tamarindo is generally considered to be quite reasonable. Groceries, restaurants, and other basic necessities are generally affordable, and the cost of housing is also relatively low. Utilities, such as electricity and water, are also relatively inexpensive. Transportation costs can vary depending on the mode of transport, but overall, Tamarindo is a relatively affordable place to live," said one expat in Tamarindo.
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About the Author
Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.
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