Playa Hermosa – Santiago
Santiago is the name of the area uphill from Playa Hermosa / Santa Teresa. It stretches from upper Manzanillo in the north to the community of Rio Negro / Cobano.
Downhill from Santiago the scenic beach of Playa Hermosa offers consistent surf conditions and great swimming. An international, bilingual school is located unexpectedly next to the beach of Playa Hermosa where many of Santa Teresa’s poshest hotels, gourmet restaurants and luxury vacation rentals are located.
Real Estate in Santiago
Properties in Santiago often feature great ocean views, some with added scenic views across rolling hills to the distant mountains. Despite being inland, real estate in Santiago is not cheap any more. As Playa Hermosa has become fashionable and its real estate prices have soared, more and more people have begun to buy land in this area. Playa Hermosa has been ground zero and its environs are developing rapidly.