Pssst: There is a secret white sand beach near Jaco, Costa Rica

Pssst: There is a secret white sand beach near Jaco, Costa Rica

It is called Playa Blanca and it is located in a private resort

It is called Playa Blanca and it is located in a private resort

But, because all beaches in the country need to have public access, you can easily visit

But, because all beaches in the country need to have public access, you can easily visit

Just type in "Playa Mantas" in your GPS and it will direct you.

Just type in "Playa Mantas" in your GPS and it will direct you.

You will drive through a side entrance of the private resort. Just keep driving until the end. You will then see parking.

You will drive through a side entrance of the private resort. Just keep driving until the end. You will then see parking.

Just note that the Playa Blanca side is only accessible during low tide because you need to cross over these rocky hills from Playa Mantas

Just note that the Playa Blanca side is only accessible during low tide because you need to cross over these rocky hills from Playa Mantas

It's a great place to swim and there are charcoal grills you can use.  You just need to bring your own charcoal

It's a great place to swim and there are charcoal grills you can use.  You just need to bring your own charcoal

Check out the Costa Rica Vibes guide to Playa Blanca for more info on planning your visit

Check out the Costa Rica Vibes guide to Playa Blanca for more info on planning your visit