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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.

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!

Frequently asked questions


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.

Epic Tamarindo Boutique Villas – Newly Constructed 5-Star Luxury!

For Sale, Villareal
$5,990,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Homes, Hotel for Sale, Luxury, Multi-Family

Epic Tamarindo Boutique Villas – Newly Constructed 5-Star Luxury! Epic Tamarindo Luxury Boutique Villas is a newly constructed property with all high-end finishes.  Epic opened…

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28,325 sq ft 18 Bedrooms 26 Bathrooms

Hotel las Tortugas

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

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

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8000 sq ft 11 Bedrooms 13 Bathrooms

Hotel Arco Iris for Sale in Tamarindo Costa Rica

For Sale, Tamarindo
$2,450,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Hotel for Sale

Hotel Arco Iris for Sale in Tamarindo Costa Rica Adjacent 1010m2 lot available for $475k! Welcome to Hotel Arco Iris! Boutique Hotel for Sale Center…

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13 Bedrooms 15 Bathrooms

32-Room Airport Hotel for Sale – Dream Investment Opportunity!

For Sale, Liberia
$1,700,000 - All Properties, Businesses, Commertial, Hotel for Sale

32-Room Airport Hotel for Sale – Dream Investment Opportunity! Welcome to your dream investment opportunity!  Nestled just 5 minutes to Guanacaste International Airport (LIR), this…

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1850 sq m 32 Bedrooms 35 Bathrooms


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

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

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5000 sq ft 6 Bedrooms 9 Bathrooms


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

FOFI’S NICOYA Fofi’s Nicoya has been a successful business and staple of the Nicoya community for years and plans to continue to do so with…

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La Forketta Italian Restaurant

For Sale, Playa Potrero
$899,000 - All Properties, Businesses

Successful & Profitable Italian Restaurant Business with Real Estate in Prime Location! Located directly on the main street of Surfside Estates, Playa Potrero, this spectacular…

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6190 sq ft 2 Bathrooms



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