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Casa Buena Vida - 100 Meters From the Beach

Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas
This property is a gorgeous contemporary addition to Santa Teresa designed to be eco-friendly while also giving you all of the comforts of home. The large sliding doors and windows lining the walls of both stories make use of the ocean views and breezes and make you feel like you are nestled within the surrounding trees and flowering plants. This home was built with an attention to detail to make your stay as comfortable as a 5 star hotel. The entire house and cabina are situated facing the West/Ocean, giving you views from every room of the many local trees and foliage, with glimpses of the glassy ocean crashing in the distance. Both levels have large patios and covered balconies allowing you to take full advantage of the indoor/outdoor spaces. We have screens on ALL doors and windows, and ceiling fans throughout the house (even in the l... Read more
Listing #FKN4289604
About the Owner
Pacifico S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2010
Interaction with guests
We have a local property manager who can help to answer any questions during your stay, and also work with a local concierge service in town if you are interested in booking tours, reservation, etc.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

My family (2 adults, 2 children, ages 6 and 9) stayed at Casa Buena Vida for 10 nights this summer. We had an amazing time! The house is beautiful, spacious, clean, and comfortable and had all the amenities we needed, with great indoor and outdoor...More

Date of stay: August 2017
1  Thank Moosh1204
Management response:Responded 24 November 2017

We are so happy that you and your family had such a wonderful trip and enjoyed the property as well as the surrounding area - we look forward to hosting you again!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Spacious, comfortable interior with a nice pool, a separate studio, great second floor balcony and large deck across ocean side of house. Kitchen and dining layout offers indoor and outdoor options for eating. Convenient to everything in Santa Teresa (restaurants, grocery stores, bars etc) and...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank john c
Management response:Responded 24 November 2017

So glad to hear that you enjoyed the surrounding restaurants, surf and sunsets! We look forward to your return!

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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We really had a wonderful week enjoying all the comforts and amenities of this exceptionally clean home. It was so easy and convenient; steps away from a beautiful stretch of beach and a short walk to stores and restaurants. The pool was sparkling and attended...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank mareforshore
Management response:Responded 24 November 2017

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to hosting you again on a future visit - Pura Vida!

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(3)
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    3 Full baths
Bedrooms
    3 Kings
    1 Twin
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £778 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rental Rates shown represent the entire property of Casa Buena Vida - a 2bd/2ba house with additional 1bd/1ba guest cabina. Please contact us for rates of the 2bd/2ba house without use of the 1bd guest unit. We require a 50% deposit to book property with the remaining 50% due 30 days prior to arrival (60 days for peak Holiday weeks). We have a 30 day cancellation policy (60 days for peak Holiday weeks), within which time we will refund for cancellations where we are able to rebook the property. All rates include housekeeping, local concierge, nightly security guard and taxes/fees.
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About the neighbourhood
Located at the Southern End of Santa Teresa, in an area that's come to be known as 'Banana Beach', located on the beach side of the main road in town, an easy 2 minute walk to the white sand beach.
Getting around
While a car is nice to have if you would like to explore the surrounding areas and neighboring towns, it is certainly not a necessity... there are plenty of affordable and available taxi's in the area and our home is centrally located for walking anywhere!
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Tambor Airport: 32.0 km
Ferry: Paquera: 64.0 km
You can fly into either of the international airports of San Jose or Liberia.
Once you arrive you have a choice of flying on Sansa Air, Nature Air or a private charter flight to the town of Tambor, and from there we can arrange for a driver to pick you up and bring you the remainder of the way to Casa Buena Vida - approximately a 30 minute drive from Tambor.

Should you choose to rent a car in San Jose, you will then drive approx 90 minutes to the port town of Puntarenas, take a 70 minute Ferry to Paquera and continue the drive to Santa Teresa, another 90 minutes.

If driving from Liberia, this will be an approximately 4 hour drive.

We can help with any rental car needs or drivers.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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