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Stunning New Home - 5 BR Suites, Pool & 4 Minute Walk to Beach

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Rancho Paloma Azul, home and private outdoor 12' x 22' pool and courtyard

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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Located at the south end of Playa Guiones in Nosara in a new gated community/development called the Guiones Beach Club, the Rancho Paloma Azul home is perched on top of a small knoll that is 1110 square meters (approximately 1/3 acre) in size.

It has views of the Pacific Ocean, the surrounding hills and rain forest and is approximately 300 yards from the beach (about a four minute walk at most on a private, palm-lined trail). Because of its slight elevation, the property typically receives a nice ocean breeze.

This home can accommodate as few as two guests with bed space for as many as 22 and includes all of the following:

THE RANCHO:
A 18' x 24' indigenous open-air ''palapa'' style patio structure made of beautiful teak wood. This is the social hub of the home. It includes an open kitchen, bar counter top & stools and a large communal dining area along with open-air hammocks and lounge day beds and views to the beach. This building is immediately adjacent to the private swimming pool.


THE CABANA SUITES AND THE BUNK HOUSE:
Located on the 1st floor level are four (4) attached Cabana Suites, all of similar construction, each with its own 4-post queen size bed, private bathroom and porches with rocking chairs. Great for couples or for individual usage.

The building is a partial two-story structure with an upstairs master suite, called The Bunk House, equipped with a large bathroom. With three (3) full beds and two (2) twin bunk-style beds, The Bunk House can sleep up to a total eight people. Great for kids, teens and/or couple and individual usage.

Two surfboard racks for storage of up to 12 surfboards. Three outdoor showers, one by the pool for rinsing sandy feet and two others by the Cabana suites and surfboard rack, respectively.

All rooms are equipped with locked mini-bodegas and digital safes to safeguard your personal belongings.

THE SWIMMING POOL:
The pool is approximately 12' x 22', fully tiled with shallow and deep areas. Pool uses a salt water chlorine generator, so no harsh chemicals for eyes, skin and hair.

ADDITIONAL SLEEPING AREAS:
There are additional outdoor, covered sleeping areas in the second floor loft of the Rancho equipped with two (2) full beds and two (2) twin beds with mosquito netting and ceiling fans.

FULL-TIME CARETAKER:
A friendly, full time on-site caretaker lives on the property to provide 24/7 security for the home and guests. He handles all pool and gardening duties and is available to assist guests during their stay, including making dinner reservations and activity booking.

HOUSECLEANING/MAID SERVICE:
Daily maid and cleaning service is included in the rental of this property from Monday through Saturday.

COOK/CHILD CARE:
Daily assistance with cooking and/or child-care is available upon request.

ON-PREMISE MASSEUSE OR YOGA:
Assistance with scheduling on-premise massage or yoga lessons.

ABOUT GUIONES BEACH CLUB: We have yet to locate the GBC clubhouse or any dues-paying members for that matter, but it is a private gated community with a 24/7 guard house and security patrol, all underground utilities (unique in Nosara) and unbeatable proximity to Playa Guiones beach.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1100 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

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

Suitability

  • Groups
  • Singles
  • Children Welcome:

    The suite known as The Bunk House is a perfect hang-out for kids or teens to hide out from parents...and vice-versa....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking is permitted inside any of the suites or near the Rancho because of its palm thatch roof....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We love pets as long as they are ours. Please keep yours at your home. Three happy, beach-loving dogs live on the property with the on-site property maintenance manager....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Games For Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Stereo

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Communal dining room table can seat 14 plus six bar stools for countertop bar. Two hook-on portable high chairs for infants and toddlers....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    All suites and Bunk Room have air-conditioning units and ceiling fans....moreless

  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access:

    3G WiFi that delivers download speeds of of up to 2.0 Kbps. With high speed WiFi, you can make local or long distance calls with VOIP services like Skype, Viber, etc. and even music streaming services like Spotify and Rhapsody....moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Storage for up to 12 surfboards...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided:

    500 thread count cotton linens provided...moreless

  • Living Area
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Telephone:

    Working on arranging for a shared phone line with neighbor until we receive approval to install private line - hopefully available in November or December....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    3G WiFi that delivers download speeds of of up to 2.0 Kbps. With high speed WiFi, you can make local or long distance calls with VOIP services like Skype, Viber, etc. and even music streaming services like Spotify and Rhapsody....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    With advance notice, we can arrange for a local cook for your group according to your schedule for selected meals....moreless

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    New General Electric refrigerator and 30' Whirlpool ceramic glass electric stove/oven...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    (2) General Electric refrigerator located in Rancho kitchen; also equipped with two mini-fridges for extra storage of soft drinks and beer. Additional storage for ice and drinks in three (3) Coleman Xtreme 5 Day Cooler ice chests....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Gated Community
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    The private pool is 12 feet by 22 feet located directly in front of the Rancho outdoor common area....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
NORMAL SEASON
Apr 11 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $43 per night, per additional guest

LOW SEASON
Sep 12 - Oct 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,600

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest

NORMAL SEASON
Oct 31 - Nov 20, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $43 per night, per additional guest

THANKSGIVING 2015
Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

NORMAL SEASON
Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $43 per night, per additional guest

XMAS/NEW YEARS 2015
Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$7,100

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

NORMAL SEASON
Jan 2 - Mar 18, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $43 per night, per additional guest

EASTER / SEMANA SANTA 2016
Mar 19 - Apr 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$5,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

NORMAL SEASON
Apr 2 - Apr 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

SUMMER SEASON
Apr 30 - Sep 9, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,250

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $43 per night, per additional guest

LOW SEASON
Sep 10 - Oct 28, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,600

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$4,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 10 guests; add $43 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

DEPOSITS -

NORMAL SEASON

• More than 30 days prior arrival: refund less 10% penalty fee of total booking amount

• Less than 30 days prior to arrival: penalty of total deposit

PEAK SEASON

• More than 45 days prior to arrival: refund less 10% penalty fee

• Less than 45 days prior to arrival: penalty of total deposit

Kids aged 5 & under stay FREE

Check-In Saturday (3pm) Check-Out Saturday (11am)


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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Location

63 Miles
Nearest Airport
Liberia (LIR)
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Harbor Reef Lodge
0.4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Harbor Reef Lodge
0.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Playa Guiones

Car: Recommended

Google Maps: 9.935315,-85.662359

LATITUDE: 9°56'7.22'N

LONGITUDE: 85°39'44.53'W

Short stroll (8-10 minutes) to the world-renowned Nosara Yoga Institute in Nosara and the beach is even closer!

Come surf one of the finest beach breaks in all of Central America. Great surfing for advanced to beginner. Good local surf shops and rentals.

Playa Guiones offers consistent, Pacific storm-generated surf 12 months a year, rotating between wintertime north swells and summertime souths and southwests. Winter winds are generally off-shore, and conditions vary from fun, small beach break and reef break waves, to river mouth points, to fast overhead beach break and point breaks, to outer-reef large surf.

Water temperature ranges from 80 to 86 degrees. Air temperature is consistently between 76 and 86 degrees, with relatively high humidity. Wetsuits are never needed. Beaches range from white to black sand, and extreme tidal conditions offer great opportunities for snorkeling, tide pool exploration, and shell collecting.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: This property is owned by a group of 7 fun-loving partners from the U.S. We purchased the dirt back in 2006 but just finished the house, known as Rancho Paloma Azul, in January of 2009. We are all friends and family and this place was designed for big informal gatherings with multiple families and lots of kids. The house is informal, laid back and celebrates coming together in such a pristine and wonderful environment.

Why the Owner Chose Nosara:
Nosara and Playa Guiones is a truly special spot. Very laid back and non-resort-like. Extremely kid friendly. We are here because this is a great spot to relax and be with friends and family. Oh yeah, and the surfing rocks and sport fishing is pretty awesome too.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Rancho Paloma Azul is uniquely designed around a central outdoor living area to allow you to be in the outdoors and enjoying the beach breezes, sound of the ocean and the pool.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Rancho Paloma Azul, home and private outdoor 12' x 22' pool and courtyard

    Rancho Paloma Azul, home and private outdoor 12' x 22' pool and courtyard

  • The Rancho kitchen and bar, engineered for good times

    The Rancho kitchen and bar, engineered for good times

  • The Rancho pool area includes 4 cushioned lounge chairs and 4 outdoor day beds

    The Rancho pool area includes 4 cushioned lounge chairs and 4 outdoor day beds

  • View of the same from other end by Cabana Suite #1

    View of the same from other end by Cabana Suite #1

  • Cabana Suite #2 view facing inward

    Cabana Suite #2 view facing inward

  • Cabana Suite #1 w/ 4-post queen-size bed w/mosquito netting & private bathroom

    Cabana Suite #1 w/ 4-post queen-size bed w/mosquito netting & private bathroom

  • The Bunk House bathroom

    The Bunk House bathroom

  • West-facing view as you enter Paloma Azul

    West-facing view as you enter Paloma Azul

  • View from Rancho loft towards the main house w/Cabana Suites

    View from Rancho loft towards the main house w/Cabana Suites

  • Partial view of main house and one of the two surfboard racks - stores up to 12

    Partial view of main house and one of the two surfboard racks - stores up to 12

  • Partial ocean view from house taken at the hibiscus fence by the pool

    Partial ocean view from house taken at the hibiscus fence by the pool

  • Aerial view of Guiones Beach Club - our home is last house atop of a small knoll

    Aerial view of Guiones Beach Club - our home is last house atop of a small knoll

  • The Rancho - Palapa Style Patio - The Social Hub of the Home

    The Rancho - Palapa Style Patio - The Social Hub of the Home

  • Dining room table in the Rancho seats up to 14 people + 8 counter stools at bar

    Dining room table in the Rancho seats up to 14 people + 8 counter stools at bar

  • Outdoor porch & walkway to the Cabana Suites w/ teak Adirondack rocking chairs

    Outdoor porch & walkway to the Cabana Suites w/ teak Adirondack rocking chairs

  • Cabana Suite #2 w/ 4-post queen-size bed w/mosquito netting & private bathroom

    Cabana Suite #2 w/ 4-post queen-size bed w/mosquito netting & private bathroom

  • Private bathrooms in all cabana suites and The Bunk Room + 3 outdoor showers

    Private bathrooms in all cabana suites and The Bunk Room + 3 outdoor showers

  • The Bunk House suite with 3 full and 2 single size beds + large private bath

    The Bunk House suite with 3 full and 2 single size beds + large private bath

  • Welcome to Paloma Azul!  Entrance gate & partial view of The Bunk House

    Welcome to Paloma Azul! Entrance gate & partial view of The Bunk House

  • Open-air Rancho upstairs loft w/ 2 full size  & 2 single beds

    Open-air Rancho upstairs loft w/ 2 full size & 2 single beds

  • Stepped pathway from the Cabana Suites to The Rancho social hub &  hangout

    Stepped pathway from the Cabana Suites to The Rancho social hub & hangout

  • Grillmaster's delight - Weber S-670 6-burner propane grill w/searing station

    Grillmaster's delight - Weber S-670 6-burner propane grill w/searing station

  • Main entrance to the Guiones Beach Club gated community with 24/7 security

    Main entrance to the Guiones Beach Club gated community with 24/7 security

  • View of 4.3 mlle Playa Guiones, untouched jewel in Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsul

    View of 4.3 mlle Playa Guiones, untouched jewel in Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsul

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  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    5.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 04/25/2015
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