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Costa Rica Businesses for Sale | Investment Opportunities for Sale

If you’re looking for a Costa Rica business for sale or a Costa Rica hotel for sale, then you are at the right place. Blue Water Properties of Costa Rica is proud to have partnered with local business in hopes of finding the ideal new owner for each of our clients.

So which is the best Costa Rica businesses for sale? Well, it depends on what you are looking for. We have businesses of all sizes, all types, and all prices. Let’s jump right into it.

We have several apartments for sale as well as hotels. Apartments can be great sources of passive income with minimal work needed for upkeep. If you’re thinking bigger, we have several hotels and resorts for sale. The hotel for sale in Costa Rica has 35 rooms and also has an enormous amount of undeveloped land. That way, you can expand when you are ready. The resort is on the oceanfront.
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If you’re looking for commercial properties such as a hotel, we have a few of those also. If you’re background is in the service industry, then maybe you would like to own a restaurant? We broker those deals as well. It wouldn’t be Costa Rica without incredible water activities. We have a surf and bike shop that is on the market as well as a snorkeling business. As you can see, we represent a wide array of Costa Rica businesses for sale.

Finding a Costa Rica business for sale is not a small task, but Blue Water Properties of Costa Rica is here to lend a helping hand. Please feel free to reach out to us if you are looking for anything particular, something in which we don’t have listed. We have a lot of connections within Costa Rica and are always happy to put the word out for you. We will keep an eye out for you. After all, it’s all about timing!

Costa Rica Businesses for Sale – FAQ

  • Is buying a business in Costa Rica a good investment?
    • Buying a business in Costa Rica that is already a functioning enterprise might be a good option for you if you are planning for a new life in a different country. We always have some existing businesses in our inventory.
  • Can foreigners buy a business in Costa Rica?
    • According to the Costa Rican Code of Commerce, foreigners can own a business in the country. However, you must have a residency status and incorporate the company to conduct business.
  • How much does it cost to start a business in Costa Rica?
    • Setting up a business corporation in Costa Rica is a simple process with your lawyer that usually takes a few months and between $300-$1,000. Alternatively, you may purchase a “shelf corporation,” which is a pre-formed and registered company that is ready to go.
  • How is the investment climate in Costa Rica?
    • Costa Rica’s business environment is one of the safest in the region. Foreign investment is encouraged by means of incentives such as low tariffs and competitive tax rates. Investment opportunities to buy a business in Costa Rica have steadily grown with new legislation designed to attract foreign investment and promote increased private sector activity in general.
  • What is required to move to Costa Rica?
    • In order to move to Costa Rica you will need your immigration requirements. There are several visa options: Pensionado Program and the Rentista Program which needs either proof of a monthly income of at least $2.500 USD for at least 2 years or a $60.000 USD deposit into a Costa Rica Bank Account.

Hotel las Tortugas

For Sale, Playa Grande
$5,500,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Homes, Hotel for Sale

Hotel Las Tortugas Business for Sale at Playa Grande Guanacaste – Iconic Ocean Front Hotel for Sale Welcome to Hotel Las Tortugas, Business for Sale…

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8000 sq ft 11 Bedrooms 13 Bathrooms

Tamarindo Bay Boutique Hotel

For Sale, Tamarindo
$2,399,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Hotel for Sale

#1 on Trip Advisor Luxury Hotel for Sale in Center of Tamarindo Luxury hotel with ten fabulous units and much more located less than 500…

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5000 sq ft 10 Bedrooms 11 Bathrooms

Hotel Arco Iris for Sale in Tamarindo Costa Rica

For Sale, Tamarindo
$1,995,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Hotel for Sale

Boutique Hotel for Sale Center of Tamarindo Great ROI Adjacent 1010m2 lot available for $475k! Welcome to Hotel Arco Iris! Boutique Hotel for Sale Center…

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13 Bedrooms 15 Bathrooms


For Sale, Huacas
$1,699,000 - All Properties, Businesses

***PROFIT***PROFIT***PROFIT*** Turn key business-Immediate Return FOFI’S FOR SALE!!  Everybody knows Fofi’s, the leading liquor distributor of the greater Tamarindo area.  Conveniently located in Huacas at…

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5000 sq ft 6 Bedrooms 9 Bathrooms

The Gym- At Playas del Coco

For Sale, Playas del Coco
$1,250,000 - All Properties, Businesses

TURN-KEY LUCRATIVE BUSINESS Is the most modern and exclusive fitness center in the Coco area.  Strategically located on the central avenue in the famous Playa del…

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2100 sq ft 10 Garages


For Sale, Nicoya
$999,000 - All Properties, Businesses

Where is a better place for a liquor store than on the main road of Nicoya Centro. Fofi’s Nicoya has been a successful business and…

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Club and Restaurant El Corinto

For Sale, Guapiles, Limon
$800,000 - All Properties, Businesses

Great opportunity to invest in Restaurant El Corinto El Corinto is a popular and unique Restaurant created to enjoy with family, friends and events, its…

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Tamarindo, Under Contract
$699,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Hotel for Sale

Hotel Gardenia Property for Sale | Properties of Costa Rica This charming and unique boutique hotel is located in the heart of idyllic Tamarindo, Costa…

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370 sq mt 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Tamarindo Sport Fishing

For Sale, Tamarindo
$550,000 - All Properties, Businesses

Turnkey, Profitable, and Famous Tamarindo Sport Fishing Business – $530,000 Professional Anglers! Looking for the opportunity of your dreams in Costa Rica? Here’s your chance!…

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Finca Cana Fistula-FIRE SALE!

For Sale, Playa Avellanas
$499,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Development Parcels, Farm Land, Fire Sales

Finca Cana Fistula Property for Sale FIRE SALE FIRE SALE FIRE SALE   Nestled in the hills of Guanacaste overlooking the famous Avellanas surf beach…

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29 HA

Brasilito Commercial Lot

Brasilito, For Sale
$465,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Lots

Great Commercial Lot with Excellent Road Frontage in Brasilito. Buy half or full lot Wondering whether Costa Rica is right for you? Welcome to your…

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La Forketta Italian Restaurant

For Sale, Playa Potrero
$449,000 - All Properties, Businesses

Successful & Profitable Italian Restaurant Business for Sale in Prime Location! Located right on the main street of Surfside Estates, Playa Potrero this spectacular restaurant…

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6190 sq ft 2 Bathrooms

The Enclave at Avellanas-Luxurious Beach Community

For Sale, Playa Avellanas
From $425,000 to $675,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Condos, Development Parcels, Eco-Community, Fire Sales, Homes, Lots, Multi-Family

The Enclave at Avellanas Luxurious Beach Community for Sale The Enclave at Avellanas is a gated community comprised of 51 secluded luxury villas, set in…

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1700-34000 sq ft 2 Bedrooms 2 Garages

Punto Tranquilo Restaurant

For Sale, Huacas
$375,000 - All Properties, Businesses

TURN KEY Restaurant in Huacas! Looking for an excellent business opportunity? Here is your best option, Punto Tranquilo Restaurant in Huacas, recently fully renovated, with…

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2 Bathrooms