Papa Pochote. Right on the Beach!

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Papa Pochote our 5 acre Sea Ranch For one to 20 guests. Best Surf in Front!


Last updated: 09/13/2015

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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Papa Pochote is a stunning 5 Acre beachfront property with beautiful Palm Trees situated right on the white sands of Santa Teresa Beach in front of the best surf breaks in Costa Rica. It has five large bedrooms and four small singles ensuite.

The four brightly colored and decorated Bungalows offer two air conditioned bedrooms with bathrooms en suite. They are close to each other and perfect for a family or a group of friends.

Each Bungalow offers a queen size bed and an extra single bed in the main bedroom and a single in the smaller bedroom and a beautiful bathroom as well as a private garden with hammocks to relax in.
Papa pochote rents for betwwn $625 and $750 per night depending on the season and the amount of guests,.

The rooms are decorated with Balinese and Central American textiles and there are lots off Hammocks for our guests to enjoy the ocean breezes on the verandas and in the multitude of Palm Trees.

A huge wooden Asian Style Building on stilts with a towering Palm Roof houses a breezy Dining Area with room for up to 18 guests.

Above the Dining Area is an additional large bedroom with with two queen sized beds and one bunk bed. It is served by its own bathroom.

The large wellstocked kitchen is right next to the dining room in its own open air roofed ranchito

Papa Pochote offers Daily Maid Service, Linens, Individual Safes in all rooms, Telephone, WiFi, Pool Table, a Yoga Dojo, a Massage Tent, Volleyball, ping pong and a Caretaker and security on the property. Papa Pochote also offers Horseback Riding We have two horses ready to be saddled for you on the property!

We have great Surf Teachers as well as a wonderful Yoga Instructor and a Masseuse on call and can supply a cook if needed.

We can offer exciting Surf and Yoga Packages with all Meals and Excursions included working with the best teachers and many interesting guests from around the World.

We also organize wonderful Weddings and have many Surf and Yoga retreats come to us. Our Swedish group Surfakademin is now on its sixth year here!

Papa Pochote is located close to a Supermarket as well as Board Hire, Restaurants and Shops.

Fishing is fantastic here. Go out with the Mal Pais fishermen and catch Tuna, Yellowfin, Red Snapper and other fish to Bar-B-Que or to turn into the freshest Sushi when you get home!

The restaurant scene in Santa Teresa is vibrant, gourmet and often rustic/romantic as many foreigners have settled in Mal Pais, Santa Teresa and realized their dream to open a restaurant in Paradise bringing with them their own cuisines.

There are wonderful, Italian, French, Thai, Spanish, Argentinian and of course Costa Rican restaurants all using the abundant seafood, fruits and vegetables available here. Even the smallest 'Soda' will serve delicious fresh smoothies with Gallo Pinto, the national dish of rice and beans.

Keywords: Four beautiful large air conditioned bedrooms with adjoining single bedroom.
One huge airy bedroom on top of the Rancho. Perfect for a large family, a yoga group or group of friends.


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Property Type

  • Bungalow

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Daily Maid Service


  • Pets Considered
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms


  • Pool Table
  • Stereo


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All


  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront:

    Situated right on the beach in front of the best surf break in Santa Teresa and Costa Rica....moreless

  • Town
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


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20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Nearest Golf

We offer a variety of yoga retreats, surf escapes and wedding and honeymoon services and packages as well as 4WD car rental. While in the area you can take ATV Tours/Rentals, Canopy Tours, sport fishing, Yoga,, massage, horse back riding, surfing, SUP boarding, kayaking and the National Park Hike. We also offer Pilates classes.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We are World Citizen owners with British and Swedish citizenship. Background in finance and hotel management and of course surfing. Spent our early years in the UK and San Francisco and now Costa Rica. We also own Bungalows Supervista on the Beach in Santa Teresa as well as the luxury property La Casona. All beachfront and on VRBO. Saludos, Cosmo and Cara Cooper-Key

Why the Owner Chose Playa Santa Teresa:
Santa Teresa is Special! Not surprisingly our beach was recently voted 'The Most Beautiful in Central and South America'. Unspoilt, endlessly long and white, our beach has the feeling untouched nature that today's visitor seeks. We had traveled all over Hawaii, Mexico, The Caribbean and Asia seeking a little piece of paradise. We found it here!

The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
Right on the beach in Santa Teresa

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Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, swedish


  • Papa Pochote our 5 acre Sea Ranch  For one to 20 guests.  Best Surf in Front!

    Papa Pochote our 5 acre Sea Ranch For one to 20 guests. Best Surf in Front!

  • Front of Bungalow one

    Front of Bungalow one

  • Papa Pochote bathrooms

    Papa Pochote bathrooms

  • The Palm Rancho.

    The Palm Rancho.

  • Dining Room.

    Dining Room.

  • Our Beach to the North.

    Our Beach to the North.

  • Our Moroccan Wedding and Hangout Tent!

    Our Moroccan Wedding and Hangout Tent!

  • Small single bedroom

    Small single bedroom

  • Bungalow Number One.

    Bungalow Number One.

  • Bedroom three.

    Bedroom three.

  • Bungalow number two.

    Bungalow number two.

  • Rancho Bedroom.

    Rancho Bedroom.

  • The Yoga Platform

    The Yoga Platform

  • Our Beach to the South.

    Our Beach to the South.

  • Cara on Pepe

    Cara on Pepe

  • Beach entry

    Beach entry

VRBO #107498

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Saturday, November 14, 2015

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Playa Santa Teresa #107498

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