VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Tulemar House Right at the Beach/ Amazing Views Large Pool

You sent a message to this owner.

Privacy Of Your Own Private Pool Overlooking the Pacific


Last updated: 11/22/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Manuel Antonio estate description

Garden house at Tulemar - a luxurious large private beach house. Consider this house your best choice1) YOU ARE TRULY AT THE BEACH. Very, very few houses really are at the beach 2) LARGEST PRIVATE POOL in Tulemar. All guests can swim in it at one time and not feel crowded, and never feel cold. Always a comfortable temperature and so convenient you will find yourself using it 2 or 3 times a day even at 2am. 3) MOST CONVENIENT LOCATION IN ALL OF MANUEL ANTONIO. Guests can all go their own way. 5 to 10 min.Taxi ride to just about anywhere in Manuel Antonio or Quepos. 4) SECURITY GUARDS 5) SPECTACULAR INDOOR AND OUTDOOR ENTERTAINING AREAS, only outdoor fireplace in Tulemar. 6) EXCLUSIVE BEST FAMILY BEACH, with bar & food service available. Walk out the door with just your swimsuit. Beach towels, lounge chairs, umbrellas, kayaks, life vests, sand toys, and more for your use free of charge. 7) NO DIRT ROADS, paved all the way to the front door. ENJOY THE WILD IN LUXURY

Concierge available to book tours.: The house manager will act as your concierge. He can arrange airport pick up, private chef, stocked refrigerator upon arrival, catered meals, car rental, chartered plane, etc. These amenities are made through the manager either before or during your stay, and costs of such amenities are made directly to him. He can also recommend the best restaurants, tours, etc.
Although a 3 level house with lots of privacy for all, the lower bedroom only requires one step to enter, and you find yourself on the same level as the pool, living room, kitchen, dining room, and outdoor fireplace area. There is a ramp leading from the driveway right to this bedroom, then one step to enter, and one small step to pool area from the sliding glass doors which give a spectacular view of the pool, ocean and the jungle. This is great for anyone who may have trouble dealing with stairs.
There are many beautiful houses in Manuel Antonio, but very few are located where you really walk out the door to the beach. Also, parking is right at the house, not at a parking lot. No need to hike down or up a hill, hike up stairs, or walk down long halls or through lobbies. You get out of your car right in the driveway of the house.

3 reasons to book Garden House: The three reasons to book Garden House by the Beach over any other house in Manuel Ano.
1) It is located in Tulemar. Exclusive gated community with its own beach Use of beach towels, umbrellas, tables, lounge chairs, are there free for your use. Full bar and food service is available with linen table cloths for your dining. You can walk to the beach with just your sunglasses and sun lotion, There is no need to pack up a car with gear.
2) Garden House by the Beach has the largest private pool in Tulemar. Beautiful sunsets are seen along with the wonderful sounds and sights of the monkeys. Pool is dark stays warm all day and night. It truly provides a heavenly swim with nature and privacy.
3) Totally paved road to the house. Just 2 minutes to main road of Manuel Antonio. You never feel stuck here, if part of your party decides to do different activities, it is only a 10 ride to Quepos, or any restaurant in Manuel Antonio. Beach is a 4 min. walk with-in the landscaped grounds. Shuttle service is free within the grounds.

Tours: If you like adventure don't miss the Canopy Safari zip line tour, which has the best all day tour swinging through the jungle on cables and you really do not need to be athletic. This tour has been used by the stars for both television episodes and movie productions, and noted for its well run tours.They serve an amazing authentic Tico meal prepared by women who live in the rain forest, and the company has an extremely very high safety record.

If you like adventure, there are all kinds of tours for all adventure levels for a 2 year old to a 90 year old. Private tours and private guides can be arranged. ff you are visiting during the fishing season, this area is said to be the best in the world for the sport of deep sea fishing, so do not miss out on this adventure. Tours will pick you up right at your front door of Garden House.


Property Type

  • Estate
  • 4300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

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


      • Long-Term Renters Welcome
      • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

        Access by ramp from driveway directly to lower bedroom, living area and pool area, with no stairs needed to enter property...moreless

      • Children Welcome:

        High Chair and small portable crib available....moreless

      • Non Smoking Only
      • Pets Not Allowed
      • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
      • Wheelchair Accessible

      Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11

      • Master Bedroom: 1 king


      • Bedroom 2: 1 king


      • Bedroom 3: 1 king


      • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single


      • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

        TWIN W/TRUNDLE...moreless

      • Master bedroom with spectacular ocean view, 2 large balconies and one terrace, jacuzzi, rock shower, walk in closet, overhead fans, air conditioning, screened sliding glass doors, flat panel TV with DVD player. Lower Bedroom, has ocean view with private dining patio, ceiling fan and air conditioning. Bath has rock shower and a tub. Two upper bedrooms share a bath with rock shower. Both bedrooms have fans and air conditioning and garden view with small balconies. All bedrooms have cable TV, desks, and telephone access. Clock radios and hairdryers are provided in each bathroom. Bedroom with 1 twin bed, does not have phone access. A portable crib is also available....moreless

      Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

      • Master Bath: toilet, shower, jetted tub


      • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower


      • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower


      • Rock showers, master bedroom has Jacuzzi

      Other Amenities

          • The house is on the ocean side of the road going to Manuel Antonio National Park. No road to cross or traffic to deal with to get to the best beach in Manuel Antonio. Spectacular views both inside and outside of the house.. Largest private pool in Tulemar and it is an infinity pool w/ ocean view, that you share with no one else. Outdoor fire place with seating area. Bars both indoors and out. Eating areas on balconies off bedrooms, off of kitchen and around pool, all with views. Exclusive beach facilities with many amenities, and at most a 3 min walk down a paved path. You do not have to cross the main road to get to the Tulemar beach, w/ free use of lounge chairs, umbrellas, kayaks, boogie boards, beach towels, life vests, and sand toys. Spectacular sunsets from the house. Children are welcome but must be extremely well supervised, due to high balconies and infinity pool area. FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE WITHIN THE GATED COMMUNITY. Private guard available upon request....moreless


          • Books
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Games
          • Games For Kids
          • Radio
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television:

            Every bedroom has a television and large television in living room...moreless

          • Toys:

            Some children's toys, pool toys, and board games....moreless

          • VCR


              • Family


              • Botanical Garden
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Marina
              • Nude Beach
              • Rain Forests
              • Reefs
              • Restaurants
              • Waterfalls

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              • Beach:

                Very few private houses are located on the ocean side of the road to Manuel Antonio. Still fewer have any beach access, and fewer yet have access to this amazing beach. To enjoy most beaches you have to carry everything with you, and you have to rent any and all kinds of equipment you want to use, even at 5 star resorts. Here all the equipment is free for the use of the guests of Garden House by the Beach. There is also a full service bar and food service available for your convenience. 5 min. walk within landscaped grounds....moreless

              • Beachfront:

                One of the very, very few private houses with direct beach access, one of the closest to walking distance within landscaped groundthe beach and this is the nicest family beach in all of Manuel Antonio...moreless

              • Ocean View:

                Breathtaking views from master suites and living area....moreless

              • Resort:

                Located in a gated community, with landscaped grounds with private beach which is the nicest family beach in all of Manuel Antonio. Free use of kayaks, beach towels, lounge chairs, tables, umbrellas, snorkeling equipment, life vests, boogie boards, all for your use free of charge. Also available at the beach, full service bar and restaurant. Restaurant will deliver to the house/...moreless

              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Paragliding
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Whitewater Rafting


              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 12 people


              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace:

                Outdoor fireplace...moreless

              • Firewood
              • Free Local Calls
              • Hair Dryer
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                Fantastic ocean view...moreless

              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking:

                3 cars fit in driveway which is right at the house. No stairs to climb. You do not have to drive around looking for a parking space and then walk a mile to get to your front door....moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Safe
              • Security System
              • Telephone
              • Thermos Bottle
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Water Cooler
              • Wireless Internet


              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator:

                2 large refrigerators...moreless

              • Stove
              • Toaster
              • Wet Bar


              • Balcony
              • Barbecue
              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Beach Umbrellas
              • Boat With Paddles
              • Deck / Patio
              • Deck Furniture
              • Gated Community
              • Golf:

                available about 1 hour away...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe
              • Large Cooler
              • Lawn / Garden:

                Flat area in back of house where children can play...moreless

              • Outdoor Furniture
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Porch Furniture
              • Small Cooler
              • Tennis:

                tennis club facilities available by the day, about a 15 min. drive....moreless

              • Terrace
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Walkway To Water
              • Water Sports Gear
              • Yard

              Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool:

                3 additional pools within the grounds available for guests at no extra charge, hours apply. The pool at Garden House is only for the guests of Garden House. ...moreless

              • Jacuzzi
              • Outdoor Pool
              • Private Pool:

                Largest private pool in gated community. Stays warm all day and all night, not true of all pools in the area, and you can swim in it at any tome of the day or night....moreless

              • Spa Whirlpool

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Included


                  Write a review 5
                  from 6 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Nov 22 - Nov 29, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  Nov 30 - Dec 19, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  Christmas and New Year's
                  Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  High Season
                  Jan 4 - Mar 27, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Easter Weeks
                  Mar 28 - Apr 11, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  High Season
                  Apr 12 - May 1, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  May Rates
                  May 2 - May 29, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  High Season
                  May 30 - Aug 30, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Low Season
                  Aug 31 - Nov 20, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Thanksgiving 2015
                  Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay


                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Taxes Not included


                  Rate includes daily maid and pool service. Additional 4% resort fee and $1000.00 security deposit is required. Additional amenities can be added and paid for directly through the house manager. These additional services may include tours, private chef, airport pick up, chartering a plane, private guard, in house spa treatments, Spanish lessons, stocking the house with your favorite food, etc.

                  Please wait... Travel with confidence

                  Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

                  Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                  Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                  Last updated: 11/22/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Quepos, Costa Rica
                  Manuel Antonio
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Tulemar Beach
                  30 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Marriott Los Suenos
                  Manuel Antonio
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Manuel Antonio
                  Nearest Beach

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Garden House by the Beach, is a private luxury house, where you will have the total house all to yourself. You will not share the pool which overlooks the Pacific with anyone else. You are the only one on the property with security guarded entrance. The Private concierge to arrange everything you may want to do on your vacation, makes your stay effortless. He will tell you of only the best and safest tours, privately or with group, arrange for private chef or cook, (one meal or all your meals), arrange for in house spa treatments, stocking the house with your favorite food before your arrival, suggest the best restaurants, arrange airport pick-up, help arrange for chartering a plane, renting a car, and many more of your travel needs to make this a fun and luxurious vacation for you and your guests. REMEMBER THIS IS PRIVATE LARGE LUXURY HOUSE. Often times condos are called villas in Costa Rica., which can be very nice but are not a private house, and the pool and grounds are shared.

                  Other Activities: Canopy Tours; Sunset Sails, Park Tours ,Bird Watching, Butterfly Garden. Short hiking paths within grounds with amazing views. Very fun 15 min to 30 hikes, and you can just walk out the door of Garden House and enjoy these groomed paths with amazing vistas.

                  Golf: Golfing available at the Marriott Hotel in Los Suenos. One hour travel time. Private car and driver can be arranged by the house manage can make your golf arrangements for your convenience. Tennis also available within a 25 min. drive, at a private club.


                  Owner info

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, spanish



                  • Privacy Of Your Own Private Pool Overlooking the Pacific

                    Privacy Of Your Own Private Pool Overlooking the Pacific

                  • Garden side view of house

                    Garden side view of house

                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • Pacific Ocean View out your bedroom windows

                    Pacific Ocean View out your bedroom windows

                  • Outdoor bar area

                    Outdoor bar area

                  • Dynamic 3 story interior with fantastic views

                    Dynamic 3 story interior with fantastic views

                  • Pano of one of the Jack & Jill Bedrooms

                    Pano of one of the Jack & Jill Bedrooms

                  • Lower level Bathroom with tub and Shower

                    Lower level Bathroom with tub and Shower

                  • 10 steps to the pool, 5 min. walk to the beach.

                    10 steps to the pool, 5 min. walk to the beach.

                  • Living room overlooks pool and the Pacific Ocean

                    Living room overlooks pool and the Pacific Ocean

                  • Easy acces ramp to get to bedroom and living area

                    Easy acces ramp to get to bedroom and living area

                  • Garden side of house/with outdoor fireplace

                    Garden side of house/with outdoor fireplace

                  • Only Outdoor Fireplace in Tulemar

                    Only Outdoor Fireplace in Tulemar

                  • 500 thread count sheets on all king beds

                    500 thread count sheets on all king beds

                  • Day or night, rain or shine, it is always warm and beautiful

                    Day or night, rain or shine, it is always warm and beautiful

                  • Pano of the other
Jack & Jill Bedrooms

                    Pano of the other Jack & Jill Bedrooms

                  $5,250 - $13,500 per week (USD)

                  5 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 11

                  View calendar: Updated 11/22/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
                  Dates are unavailable
                  Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                  This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                  Get an instant quote
                  Member since: 2006
                  Speaks: english, spanish
                  • Response time: Within 12 hours
                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/22/2014
                  Email owner

                  +1 415 292-6771

                  Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                  Add vacation protection services to your booking

                  Three services to protect your trip:

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

                  Get it now

                  Share this property via Email


                  Manuel Antonio #148050ha

                  5 BR  3 BA  Sleeps 11

                  You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                  Share this property via Email

                    Please correct the following errors and resend:
                  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.