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Jungle Villa with Full Staff. Toucans, Mountains & Waterfalls!

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Last updated: 08/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Special offer: Thanksgiving Weekend still open 20% off! Details

Dominical villa description

Upscale property in a beautiful, secluded mountain setting with panoramic vistas toward the ocean at Dominical. 8 BR total, 5 in the main house and 3 optional guest rooms in the garden complex. 2-26 guests. In ground pool, Spa and workout center in adjacent gardens. Fully staffed with daily concierge, housekeeping, maintenance, evening cooks and security. The very well equipped main house (6000 sf/ on 3 levels) sits on a private jungle reserve of 66 acres which has 5 large waterfalls, jungle swimming holes, two rivers, spring fed creeks. There are tended hiking trails and quiet country roads. Los Aires is a bird watchers paradise. Monkeys and toucans frequent the property daily. Cool evening temperatures and warm days. Lots of jungle adventures and hiking/horseback riding. Close to Nauyaca Waterfalls, Dominical Beach and Guabo River rafting.

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 6000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Concierge
          • Private Chef
          • Daily Maid Service
          • Staff

          Suitability

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Events Allowed
          • Smoking Allowed:

            only in public areas. no smoking in guest rooms...moreless

          • Alternative Lifestyle
          • Children Welcome:

            however very young children will need close supervision the pool area and gardens are not gated...moreless

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22

          • suites 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            ...moreless

          • tower room: 2 queen

            ...moreless

          • sleeping quarters: 1 double

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          • gallery bedroom: 1 queen

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          • suite 5: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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          • The main house has 5 bedrooms, each has its own private bath and sleeps 14. The garden building, available at an additional cost, has 3 rooms, each with private bath. Garden add on sleeps up to 8....moreless

          Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • The main house building is an open floor plan with great room, dining area, separate cafe/breakfast area, theater room, bar, kitchen and office on the first level. The second level has a viewing gallery in addition to the bedroom suites and sleeping quarters. The third floor tower room has 360 degree views! The bodega and buildings below the main lodge house the laundry, caretaker's and garden apartments. Pool and spa and work out area are adjacent to the main house. Life size chess board in the garden. Hiking trails are maintained all over the property and lead to the 5 different waterfalls, swimming holes and rivers....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • VCR
              • Stereo
              • DVD Player
              • Video Library
              • Books
              • CD Player

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Adventure

              Attractions

              • Pond
              • Rain Forests
              • Botanical Garden
              • Restaurants
              • Waterfalls
              • Forests

              Leisure Activities

              • Eco Tourism
              • Whale Watching
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Walking
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Wildlife Viewing

              local services and businesses

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

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Mountain View

              sports and adventure activities

              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Rock Climbing
              • Kayaking
              • Surf Fishing
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Snorkeling
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountaineering
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Cycling
              • Swimming
              • Rafting
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Whitewater Rafting

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 20 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Linens Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Computer Available
                      • Parking
                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Safe
                      • Fitness Room / Equipment
                      • Broadband Access:

                        via microwave...moreless

                      • Mobile Phone
                      • Activities Guide
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Filtered Water
                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Local Maps
                      • PC
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Telephone:

                        via VOIP...moreless

                      • Security System
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Parking Off Street

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Included

                          Kitchen

                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Toaster
                          • Grill
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Freezer
                          • Oven
                          • Microwave
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Blender
                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Stove
                          • Catering Available:

                            cook available...moreless

                          • Kitchen

                          Outside

                          • Barbecue
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Terrace
                          • Balcony
                          • Beach Towels
                          • Binoculars
                          • Large Cooler
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Bicycles
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Patio
                          • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                          • Deck / Patio

                          Payment Type

                          • Visa
                          • Mastercard
                          • Amex
                          • Discover

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Outdoor Hot Tub
                          • Whirlpool
                          • Outdoor Pool
                          • Private Pool
                          • Hot Tub
                           

                          Reviews

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                          Special offer: Thanksgiving Weekend still open 20% off!

                          Discounts available on any dates remaining for the rest of Green Season 2014. Wild turkeys still fly here in the jungle! Included in your stay, our concierge will provide breakfast each day; a buffet of tropical fruits, locally grown coffee, chilled juices, tortillas and cereal. She will cook Gallo Pinto, empanadas and traditional breakfast dishes on request and even takes care of the dishes.

                          Offer for: Sep 1, 2014 - Dec 1, 2014 View calendar

                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Green Season
                          Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2014
                          4 night min stay
                          $349
                          $2,395 $7,470
                          Whitewater
                          Sep 1 - Nov 15, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $299
                          $1,895 $5,999
                          SpringtimeCR
                          Nov 16 - Dec 18, 2014
                          4 night min stay
                          $369
                          $2,295 $7,999
                          Holiday
                          Dec 19 - Jan 4, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $2,996
                          Perfect
                          May 1 - May 31, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $299
                          $1,895 $5,999
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $399
                          $2,394 $7,470
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees and Rental Conditions:

                          • Property Damage Protection $49
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          The rental rates quoted include use of the main house only, up to 9 guests and breakfast each morning, Additional guests beyond the first nine are charged $32 per person per night. the garden rooms, if occupied, are charged at $35 per night each.


                          Cancellation policy:

                          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 08/20/2014
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                          Location

                          60 Kilometres
                          Nearest Airport
                          Quepos
                          1.8 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Carretera Dominical
                          12 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Dominical
                          2 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Mirador Los Chorros

                          Car: Necessary

                          Wonderful tranquil setting high in the mountains above Dominical, in Caña Blanca, yet only 12 km to the ocean. The villa is fully staffed with daily concierge, housekeeping, maintance, evening waiter and security. The house sits on a 66 acre private reserve of tropical forest with incredible 360 degree jungle and valley views and an abundance of wildlife and natural water formations on the property. An Eco-friendly dream scape with lots of hiking, swimming and nature watching opportunities. Easy access to the highest and grandest waterfalls in CR, horseback riding, and the beaches/surfing at Dominical. Just 30 minutes from San Isidro de El General.

                          Other Activities: Jungle hiking, waterfall repelling, rock climbing, ocean kayaking, canopy ziplines

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2007

                          About the owner: The villa was originally built as a jungle guest house by my uncle. We have enlarged the hiking trail network and gardens and converted the property to a vacation rental. I still have full time work in Florida but enjoy as much time off as I can get in the jungles of Costa Rica.

                          Why the Owner Chose Dominical:
                          Our location is key - a secluded tropical mountain setting yet close to the ocean and town. The area is secure and access is easy. In addition, the temperature is moderate here at the higher altitude and the variety of wildlife is amazing.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
                          Set on 60 acres of private tropical forest with jungle swimming pools and waterfalls make this property unique. We have hiking trails to access the natural wonders around us. There is a full staff to insure your comfort. Our concierge comes each morning to cook breakfast and is available to help arrange the days activities. Housekeepers tidy up each day and there is 24 hours per day security. The cooks will come each evening on request and charge just a very modest fee, We have a 12 passenger van on site to shuttle guests to the airport, beach or activities. The driver charges $150 per day (fuel supplement may apply for trips outside local area).


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english

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                          Photos

                          • The main lodge - pool view

                            The main lodge - pool view

                          • View from the spa

                            View from the spa

                          • Pool

                            Pool

                          • The grotto waterfall, access via staircase from the house

                            The grotto waterfall, access via staircase from the house

                          • Jungle view/ west terrace

                            Jungle view/ west terrace

                          • Our big pool  in the jungle - Dive In from the 12' cliffs

                            Our big pool in the jungle - Dive In from the 12' cliffs

                          • the reception area

                            the reception area

                          • each bedroom has a comfortable queen bed

                            each bedroom has a comfortable queen bed

                          • pool area front of the great room

                            pool area front of the great room

                          • Sunset view terrace on the bedroom level

                            Sunset view terrace on the bedroom level

                          • the owner loves to explore in the the jungle

                            the owner loves to explore in the the jungle

                          • whale watching season is Oct - Dec and dolphins are friendly year round .

                            whale watching season is Oct - Dec and dolphins are friendly year round .

                          • One of the 5 waterfalls on the property

                            One of the 5 waterfalls on the property

                          • Late afternoon- pool view

                            Late afternoon- pool view

                          • Garden chess board

                            Garden chess board

                          • View of the garden Spa

                            View of the garden Spa

                          • Garden guest rooms and caretakers apt

                            Garden guest rooms and caretakers apt

                          • the bar area

                            the bar area

                          • view of the entranceway

                            view of the entranceway

                          • one of the two staircases to the bedrooms

                            one of the two staircases to the bedrooms

                          • Open airy bedrooms with great views

                            Open airy bedrooms with great views

                          • Neighbor Hernan does horseback trips through the local area

                            Neighbor Hernan does horseback trips through the local area

                          • Rapelling Nauyaca Falls. 20 minutes away, access by horseback

                            Rapelling Nauyaca Falls. 20 minutes away, access by horseback

                          • Ocean Kayaking and surf lessons are in nearby Domincal

                            Ocean Kayaking and surf lessons are in nearby Domincal

                          VRBO #112995

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                          This listing was first published here in 2006.

                          Date last modified - Friday, August 29, 2014

                          $299 - $428 per night (USD)
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                          5 Bedroom / 5.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 22

                          View calendar: Updated 08/20/14
                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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