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Contact Admin. It gets no respect. The sheltered bay is beautiful, with a lush green island and peninsula across the bay, and the protected mountains behind town are a lovely expanse of uninterrupted green. There are impressive yachts moored in the little marinas, and sportfishing opportunities abound.
You can go ziplining, you can kayak across the bay, you can drive up the one-lane road to the top of the mountain for a stunning view of the Golfo Dulce.
But Golfito is best known as a jumping-off point to somewhere else, notably the surfing beaches of Zancudo and Pavones.
I took a leisurely walk through Golfito, admiring the yellow, blue and green pastels that hark back to the United Fruit Company days. The town did not look dirty, at least no dirtier than any other town in Costa Rica, and seemed to have a certain civic pride, with builders building and painters painting.
No hookers made eyes at me. Another person told me about some of the slogans people joke about putting on T-shirts here: Unbeknownst to them, it was right across the Golfo Dulce in the Osa Peninsula, where gold was found in abundance centuries later. But a banana blight decimated the Caribbean banana industry, and the United Fruit Company later known as United Brands and finally as Chiquita , moved its headquarters to Golfito in the mids. Playa Cacao was one of the only communities, but the jungle dropped all the way into the water here in Golfito.