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Perfect Tropical Escape (Waterfall)

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Cool and Breezy, Clean, Queen beds, A/C, tastefully decorated, w/ ceiling fans, LED TVs, premium SAT
Plenty of storage, light and breezy , tastefully & practically decorated (Free beverage cooler use)
The Villa offers 2 huge bedroom suites, with ensuite bathroom, bedrooms measure 18' x 20' apiece
Tastefully decorated rooms, with fresh, local arrangements (sustainably harvested from the Estate)
40' LED TV / remote, (200 channels), always with clean linens, cold A/C, and 'guaranteed' hot shower
Elegant black granite counters, dual, clear frosted glass vessel sinks, overlook manicured gardens
Slate stone and ceramic, open showers with unlimited 'hot' water allow for hot tropical showers !
Beautiful dual and triplex, faux stained glass arrays in kitchen & bathroom dazzle you with colors
Full size kitchen (Refrigerator, Freezer, stainless sink and gas cooking range, vent, & all utensils
Dual French doors for each room are each individually keyed for privacy & easy access. Secure & safe
Privacy and security is guaranteed. The Villa is located within the Carara Biological Animal Reserve
Absorb the lush, tropical flora and fauna throughout the estate…food for your soul
Private pool with a flowing waterfall, always at the perfect temperature, freely heated by the Sun
Swim in your own 40ft private pool. Relax, destress listening to the falling water as you cool off.
Relaxing poolside while the sounds of the rainforest envelope your spiritual senses.
Fro m your Villa, a majestic, cathederal staircase, leads to a private pool, lounge & dinning area.
Encounter Morpho butterflies, hummingbirds or many other species abundant on the estate.
An Emerald poison dart frog found on the estate's carefully manicured gardens and paved pathways.
Colorful and unique flora and fauna saturate the grounds of the estate creating natural habitats
Relax in the lounge area next to the pool, premium TV,  free wifi, and numerous animals entertain.
The dinning area sits up to eight.  Ceiling fans are mounted above.
Playa Hermosa, which literally translates to 'Beautiful Beach', is just a short walk from the Villa.
A friendly Golden Butterfly, peacefully and quietly tastes the salt from my fingertips.
Golden click beetle, a native of the coastal rainforest. Harmless to humans, beautifully decorated.
Resort style amenities such as attractive lighting and landscaping classicly accent your stay.
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Overview
Villa -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Playa Hermosa, Jaco District, Garabito Municipality, Province of Puntarenas
Welcome to our breezy and comfortable, and tastefully decorated 2 bedroom private Villa, with it's own full kitchen, and ensuite dual sink bathroom with hot and cold running water, Air Conditioning in each bedroom, and it's own 40ft long private pool located steps away from your front door. Located within the Carara Biological Nature Preserve (Playa Hermosa), this private Villa is centrally located within the coastal rainforest, at the valley base of a local mountain ridge. This location is ideally located within walking distance of one of Costa Rica's premier surfing beaches with beautiful scenery, natural wildlife and a naturally occurring 50M waterfall. Both secure and private, this wonderful estate Villa is surrounded by 360 degree scenic views, manicured gardens, and a large variety of local wildlife. With it's own pr... Read more
About the Owner, Frank M
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 86 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 189 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 1 review and 2 properties
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Robert H
Phoenix, Arizona
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2015 for a stay in February 2015

Tucked away in a very beautiful setting amongst the toucans, blue morpho butterflies, soaring trees and Verde green everywhere you will find quaint and impeccably clean villa. We immediately felt at home not only because of the comfortable setting, but equally because of our very gracious host, Frank and Tammy . The entire property is spotless Frank and Tammy will ensure that you are well taken care of from start to finish.
Only a short drive to the beaches and restaurants, we found this a wonderful place to stay as it offered comfortable accommodation in a serene and tranquil setting just minutes from the beaches and other activities. We will most certainly be back.

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It was truly a pleasure hosting you and your family, we are all enriched by having met each other and we both wish you and your family a welcome return. Perfect Tropical Escape

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Smoking is allowed outside only, and only in designated areas. Cigarette butts and other tobacco waste must be disposed of of in designated areas only. The Villa and the property...
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Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Kings
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US$119
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US$119
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 5 107 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning Fee: R 627 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Playa Hermosa is one of Costa Rica's most beautiful, and highly diversified Wildlife Sanctuaries, as well as one of Costa Rica's most popular and prominent surf spots, Hermosa Beach and 'The Backyard'. Playa Hermosa is popular with local, as well as International surfers because of its predictable surfing conditions and its volcanic black sand beaches. The Pacific swells that develop in Playa Hermosa region build into some of Costa Rica's most highly rideable and desirable waves. These perfect conditions allow surfers to enjoy surfing here throughout the year. Its that regularity that permits surfers to enjoys some of Costa Rica's best rideable waves. Playa Hermosa's positioning (with regard to the setting sun), allows visitors to enjoy some of Costa Rica&#39... more
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Juan Santamaria Intl Airport : 96.0 km
We are only 1 hour and thirty five minutes from the Juan Santamaria International Airport following the Carrettera Pacífica Fernández Oreamuno/Costanera Sur/Route 34 and the Autopista José María Castro Madrizon on the Costanera Sur Autopista (Route 34) The drive is scenic and the roads are all well maintained (paved). There are a few toll booths which speed you through the scenic drive with each toll costing about $1 US each. Have local currency available since the exchange rate for the tolls will favor the local currency (Colones).
You may contact us for the specific driving directions which we provided with your booking reservation.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 km.
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