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Hobbit Cob Cottage Hand Sculptured Adobe, Near Guayabo de Bagaces

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
Private Room
This uniquely designed Cob Cottage surrounds you with a warm natural ambiance that can bring out your romantic creativity. Located in the dry tropical forest of Guanacaste at an elevation of about 1,300 ft. you will find the climate very pleasant. Hiking around the trails on this 27-Ac farm you will see a variety of plant and animal life as well as some giant trees. Ample parking in the shade available.There are two large friendly dogs and a moma cat with 4-offspring. Your shower is heated by a passive solar hot water heater and we have 28-solar panels pumping electricity into the grid during the day. Transportation and/or guide service provided at extra cost. Nearby is a private waterfall, hot springs, horseback riding, canopy tour, river rafting, Rio Perdido spa with Hot Springs, and a ...This uniquely designed Cob Cottage surrounds you with a warm natural ambiance that can bring out your romantic creativity. Located in the dry tropical forest of Guanacaste at an elevation of about 1,300 ft. you will find the climate very pleasant. Hiking around the trails on this 27-Ac farm you will see a variety of plant and animal life as well as some giant trees. Ample parking in the shade available.There are two large friendly dogs and a moma cat with 4-offspring. Your shower is heated by a passive solar hot water heater and we have 28-solar panels pumping electricity into the grid during the day. Transportation and/or guide service provided at extra cost. Nearby is a private waterfall, hot springs, horseback riding, canopy tour, river rafting, Rio Perdido spa with Hot Springs, and a good restaurants, Organic Cacao (Chocolate) Tour, Rincon de la Vieja Nat'l Park, Palo Verde Nat'l Park....etc. Additionally available: Certified Organic Wine from the Mendoza region of Argentina; Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo, Torrontes, Medonos Extra Brut Sparkling, and a new Spanish arrival...Canforrales Tempranillo/Syrah Blend, Natural Costa Rican Fruit Wines, Russian Beer, Spirulina produced in Costa Rica, Delicious Hot Chili Sauce, and Certified Organic Cacao Nibs. Breakfast options:Granola, Pancakes, Belgium Waffles, Coffee, Fresh farm Eggs (any style you like), Chorizo, Tortillas, Beans, Hash Brown Potatoes or Yuka, fresh fruit (Mangos, Papaya, Pinapple, Banana, Watermelon, etc.). Lunch and Dinner optionally available, price varies.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
William T
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

My husband and I spent about a week with William and Angie at the Hobbit Cottage. Our stay here was one of the best experiences we have had at Airbnb (and we've stayed at a lot of places over the years). Firstly, the cabin itself...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Magdalena S
fincalosarboles, VR Owner at Hobbit Cob Cottage Hand Sculptured Adobe, Near Guayabo de Bagaces, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Thank you Magdalena and Jan, You are so kind. He look forward to more stories and laughs. It was great having you, more than guest, we are friends! Cheers, William and Angie

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We simply loved our stay in this cute little hobbit. Our hosts Angie and William always made sure we were ok. Great breakfasts nice paths for walks on their property and our new friends Bonnie and Brewster, the cute dogs kept us company of paths....More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank senepauli
Management response:Responded 6 April 2017

It was a pleasure being your host. Bonnie and Brewster miss you already! Cheers William and Angie

Reviewed 15 February 2016

Enjoyed our one night stay at this gorgeous property. The cottage was clean and spacious with everything we needed. Our wonderful hosts provided a lovely pancake breakfast and are a wealth of knowledge regarding the area and places to visit. It was such a treat...More

Date of stay: January 2016
2  Thank Natasha H
Management response:Responded 14 February 2017

Cheers to our Canadian guest. Thank you for enjoying our Cottage.

Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a secluded place outside of Liberia. The hobbit cottage was the first thing to pop up in our search. We were beyond impressed with the reviews and it was just what we were looking for. The reviews we read were everything...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank ChristineMikeTravel
Management response:Responded 14 February 2017

Indeed, It is truly amazing how we become close friends in just a short time. Maybe it is because we enjoy hosting our guest and try to make sure they are comfortable.

Reviewed 19 November 2015

Off the usual tourist track, we were pleasantly surprised to discover this place on Trip Advisor. Warm, welcoming hosts very generous with their time and home. Clean, comfortable, peaceful, a wonderful retreat on our road trip!

Date of stay: November 2015
Thank charlyn9
Management response:Responded 14 February 2017

We are happy to accommodate our guest.

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Reviewed 22 July 2015

We stayed 2 nights at this place and were very satisfied. The owner William and his wife are very nice and sitting with them in the evening and morning was interesting and cozy. What could improve the stay is a trail through the forest for...More

Date of stay: July 2015
1  Thank Heimann P
Management response:Responded 14 February 2017

We have trails that circumnavigate the property (27-Ac) but recommend using bug spray.

Reviewed 25 November 2014

A cozy cottage up the road from Bagaces. You need a car to reach it. Three friendly dogs, two cats, a horse and a goat. The owner has been in the area for a decade and was able to give good tips on places to...More

Date of stay: November 2014
3  Thank Jefnos
Management response:Responded 14 February 2017

We are frequented with a variety of birds, most recently the Oropendula. What a beautiful song they have. They are the ones that build the long hanging teardrop shaped nest.

Reviewed 2 August 2014

I spent one week at Cob Cottage with my husband and we both had an excellent time. The unique design of the cottage and the use of natural materials gives it an organic feel. The views are beautiful and so is the property. Our hosts,...More

Date of stay: July 2014
2  Thank Tasha182
Management response:Responded 4 August 2014

Thank you for the great review. We really enjoyed having you stay with us and we look forward to your return. There are still some secret places near by that we can explore next time. We finally got some rain last night....hopefully more is on...More

Reviewed 26 July 2014

My wife and I had a wonderful stay with Angie and William. They were great hosts and we greatly enjoyed ourselves with them. They are more than helpful and very knowledgeable about the area. They made our stay much more enjoyable by being able to...More

Date of stay: July 2014
1  Thank pat642014
Management response:Responded 14 February 2017

We too are looking forward to your return. Last year we had lots of rain so new plants popping up everywhere!

Reviewed 27 May 2014

My daughter and i spent three nights here. William and Angelica were wonderful hosts. We enjoyed very delicious breakfasts which were served outdoors. The Cob house is impressive and an awesome place to spend the night. I am ready to go back anytime!More

Date of stay: April 2014
2  Thank Huberranch
Management response:Responded 4 August 2014

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us as much as we enjoyed having you. We just learned of a fantastic deal on a huge house in the Central Pacific region. I'll email you the information. See you next time. Best Regards, William...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Deck
Dryer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Patio
Porch
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Telephone
Terrace
Towels Provided
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Water Park Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
At 400 meters above sea level, our temperatures are rather constant as is the amount of sunlight per day, i.e. 12-hours light, and 12-hours dark. We usually have breezes that can sometimes become heavy winds, hence the nearby Wind Turbines generating electricity for the National Grid. Also nearby are the Thermal Electric Generators, using steam from deep beneath the Volcano to run turbines at the generating stations. Nicaragua is only about 60-Km north and Lake Arenal is an hour to the east.
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