The Ultimate Costa Rica Real Estate Experience

Live in Naranjo among mountains and coffee farms

Live in Naranjo

You’ve landed here because you want to live in Naranjo or you are looking for Naranjo real estate for sale. And you found the best company to represent you.

When you plan on moving to Costa Rica, looking at Naranjo properties should be at the top of the list.

The town of Naranjo is located just off the Pan American highway, only 25 minutes west of the International Airport. Naranjo is conveniently situated in the heart of the country.


Naranjo is only 5 minutes off the Pan-American highway between the Grecia turnoff and Palmares. Naranjo is easy on, and easy off when going into the city for lunch or shopping, and to the beaches. If you want to go north to the plains, or the volcanoes, Naranjo is also close to everything. The main road north winding up through Naranjo into the mountains offers breathtaking view after view. And, it’s only 2 hours from Arenal Volcano.

If you live in Naranjo, you’re truly in the center of the country.

The town

The word Naranjo means orange grove. There are still a few orange farms as well as many coffee plantations all over this area. The area of Naranjo is one of the main coffee producers in the country.

With a population of 40 thousand, it boasts a bustling central market and two outdoor agricultural markets, or “ferias”. Naranjo is one of the most Tico experiences you have available in the Central Valley today; it still has the small-town feeling, yet it is only 1 hour to downtown San Jose. Each of the 13 Naranjo districts offers different altitudes and views, most of the Central Valley, and the surrounding towns.

Tourism in Naranjo

Naranjo living

If you live in Naranjo, you live in the “real Costa Rica”. Learn Spanish, and buy your fruits and veggies from the locals.

You’ll find plenty of grocery stores in Naranjo.

Also, for your first medical needs, there are several pharmacies.

For entertainment, Naranjo has several bars and restaurants, so you won’t have to worry about getting bored. You can go to the movies in Grecia or San Ramon. For more entertainment, it’s an easy drive to Grecia.

The weather

With altitudes of about 3000 ft. to 5000 ft. and an average temperature of 67 to 83 degrees Fahrenheit, the climate is spring-like year-round.


There is a new opportunity in this town for tourism businesses as well. The Coffee tour in Naranjo draws in many tourists and nationals to see how coffee is produced, harvested, and packed here. The Tour is located in the town of Naranjo and features coffee grown from the local Co-ops here and sold to Starbucks, and other coffee houses all over the world.

The Town of Naranjo in Costa Rica

Property in Naranjo

Small Tico-style homes on acreage, coffee farms, and large homes built to North American standards are some of the properties you can find in Naranjo. The excellent volcanic soil here makes this the perfect area for coffee in Costa Rica, fruit trees, and immaculate gardens.

Did I give you enough reasons to live in Naranjo? Good luck with your search for the property of your dreams! Contact us now.

Our agents do not cover this area for the moment, but let us know what you’re looking for, and we’ll do all we can for you.

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