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Private Beachfront Home Truly on the Sand, in a Gentle Bay

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Typical Costarican design home right down to the color

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Last updated: 05/14/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Playa Potrero house description

For a true cultural experience visit Palma del Mar. Our care takers, Ervin and Myella, who live on the property in a separate suite will help you get involved culturally. Culturally speaking, that means from chasing cows and horses out in the front yard and back on to the beach when the gate is left open, to accompanying you to traditional town fiestas if you wish. On the other hand, if you want total privacy the home is yours alone. Our setting is quiet. Few people walk on our beach, however, there are many beaches in close proximity with lots of people. In the evenings there is lots of activity at nearby restaurants and resorts. We have had numerous weddings at our home. All of the flowers for the weddings have been picked from our beautiful color gardens.
It is difficult to describe how close we are to the ocean. On a high tide, with the swell in the right direction and the assist of a tropical breeze, the ocean water on occasions will come down the walkway past the lawn right to the back door of the lanai. I'm not talking about a scary thing but an exciting fun thing. The outdoor shower at the corner of the house and a covered rancho at the waters edge represent two places of frequent use by all.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Considered
              • Children Welcome
              • Wheelchair Accessible
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Refrigerator
              • Catering Available
              • Microwave
              • Kitchen

              Amenities

              • Babysitter
              • Air Conditioning
              • Parking Off Street
              • Linens Provided
              • Covered Parking
              • Washing Machine

              Other Amenities

                  • In house massage therapy, bikes, fishing poles, and beachfront fishing lessons, snorkeling equipment, fins, surf boards, boogie boards, in house meal preparation, house cleaning, baby sitting....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Music Library
                  • Stereo
                  • VCR
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • CD Player
                  • Video Library

                  Communications

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Telephone

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Balcony
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Location & View

                  • Oceanfront:

                    Tranquil bay, safe for swimming and other water activities....moreless

                  • Beachfront:

                    House is 25 yards from the high water mark of the bay....moreless

                  Activities

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Swimming
                  • Surfing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Golf
                  • Cycling
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Fishing
                  • Restaurants
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Shelling
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Boating
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Parasailing
                  • Shopping
                  • Hiking
                   

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                  On Season ... Dec-Jul ......... $1495/week.
                  Off Season .. Aug-Nov ......... $ 995/week.
                  Easter, Christmas, New Years .. $2095/week.
                  

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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 05/14/2014
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                  Location

                  30 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Liberia
                  75 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Bottom of the Nicoya Peninsula
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Conchal

                  Car: Recommended

                  Canopy tours, sea turtle egg laying tours, geothermal pools and rivers.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1993

                  About the owner: My wife and I are semi-retired Realtors. We own two ocean front homes both of which are vacation rentals. We choose to share them with others through this avenue. We have four children who are now all adults and have grown up going to the house year after year.

                  Why the Owner Chose Playa Potrero:
                  If you want the all inclusive resort atmosphere or all closed in Miami vice environment, we are not your place. If you want a comfortable, clean home characteristic of the Costarican beach lifestyle, we are your place. We have two loving caretakers that will serve you and treat you as family. Our amenities are significant but in a traditional Costarican setting.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We have taken the time to put in beautiful lawn areas filled with tropical plants, coconut palms, and various kinds of banana trees all right on the beach. You don't have to go anywhere, you are already there but if you have to go somewhere there are resort activity zones close by in both directions.


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                  Speaks: spanish, english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Typical Costarican design home right down to the color

                    Typical Costarican design home right down to the color

                  • Rancho on beach by day provide shade and by night a party place to hang out at

                    Rancho on beach by day provide shade and by night a party place to hang out at

                  • Conchal Beach in close proximity. Crystal clear water for snorkeling

                    Conchal Beach in close proximity. Crystal clear water for snorkeling

                  • Our family horse back riding in front of the house with Marvin and his Arabs

                    Our family horse back riding in front of the house with Marvin and his Arabs

                  • Second of four bedrooms individually air conditioned with full ocean view

                    Second of four bedrooms individually air conditioned with full ocean view

                  • Gate keeps sail boats and wandering horses or cattle out of the back yard

                    Gate keeps sail boats and wandering horses or cattle out of the back yard

                  • View from upstairs deck looking out over Portrero Bay

                    View from upstairs deck looking out over Portrero Bay

                  • Every night same sunset in front of the house

                    Every night same sunset in front of the house

                  • First back bedroom with two twin beds. Flat screen/blue ray dvd and new air cond

                    First back bedroom with two twin beds. Flat screen/blue ray dvd and new air cond

                  • Newly plastered, polished pea green and autumn walls and 2 twin beds

                    Newly plastered, polished pea green and autumn walls and 2 twin beds

                  • Living room looking through lanai out to sea. TV, DVD, high speed internet/wifi

                    Living room looking through lanai out to sea. TV, DVD, high speed internet/wifi

                  • Playa Pinca 15 minute walk up the beach. Nice snorkeling

                    Playa Pinca 15 minute walk up the beach. Nice snorkeling

                  • Be back at the house by sunset to hang at the party place for cocktails

                    Be back at the house by sunset to hang at the party place for cocktails

                  • Our Hobbie Cat in front of the house doesn't work but it's great for laying on

                    Our Hobbie Cat in front of the house doesn't work but it's great for laying on

                  • It's just an air cond. bedroom with unobstructed views of the ocean 30 yds away

                    It's just an air cond. bedroom with unobstructed views of the ocean 30 yds away

                  • Just regular. Cook top, oven stove combo, refrig, free standing freezer, etc.

                    Just regular. Cook top, oven stove combo, refrig, free standing freezer, etc.

                  • Dining area which looks out over the lawn to sea, massage table ready for you

                    Dining area which looks out over the lawn to sea, massage table ready for you

                  • Open air lanai which faces right onto the bay 20 yards away

                    Open air lanai which faces right onto the bay 20 yards away

                  • Bahia Portrero hotel. 5 minute walk up beach open to our guests at their pool

                    Bahia Portrero hotel. 5 minute walk up beach open to our guests at their pool

                  • Newly plastered back bedroom walls. Waxed finished and buffed.

                    Newly plastered back bedroom walls. Waxed finished and buffed.

                  • Living room. New sofa looking towards back bedroom and breakfast bar

                    Living room. New sofa looking towards back bedroom and breakfast bar

                  • Second back bedroom. New air conditioners, flat TV and blue ray

                    Second back bedroom. New air conditioners, flat TV and blue ray

                  • Swimming out front at sunset, living the life!

                    Swimming out front at sunset, living the life!

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                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 12

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                  Speaks: spanish, english
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