One of the few bars located directly on the beach in Jaco, Bohio Beach Bar is where the tourists come to rub elbows with surfers and locals. Although night life in Jaco revolves around the main downtown drag, the Bohio is most active during the the day.
Of the three public beach access roads from downtown the Bohio is in the middle, and dominates activity on the center of Jaco beach. It’s common during high season to see boogie boards stacked at the Bohio or a radio station setup beside the bar.
The name Bohio means a beach cabana, which is usually made of palm fronds. It may also serve as a meeting place for tribal chiefs.
The Bohio Beach Bar is also a notorious daytime pickup bar, and apart from Claritas one of the best places on Jaco Beach to select a lady before the sun goes down. The Bohio is also a short walk from the Cocal Hotel and Casino.