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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Pets allowed:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
**TRUE OCEANFRONT! - RARE FIND in TAMARINDO/LANGOSTA AREA!!** 50 meters from the water! Ocean Surf and Sunset Views from almost every room, as well as from the private patio area and the pool! Fantastic 1500 sq. ft. 2 BR, 2.5 Bath Condo, directly on Playa Langosta Beach, Guanacaste Province, North Pacific coast of Costa Rica. Walking distance to Tamarindo.
Gorgeous, new Spanish Colonial style building at the end of 'Million Dollar Row'. Inlaid pebble mosaic tile floors, etched 'glass' concrete walls, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances including BBQ, Kohler bath fixtures, high trayed and arched decorative ceilings, local art, big screen plasma TV, DVD, cable, internet, Boogie board, sand toys, coolers and beach towels all available for your use. Steps to the oceanside infinity pool with fountains. Very Private Lanai. You will feel like it is your own private garden with a little path that leads you straight to the beach.
The sand and ocean are stunning here! Tidepools and shells and at low tide you can walk along Langosta beach north all the way across Playa Tamarindo to the estuary across which is Playa Grande, or down the beach to the south across the Langosta estuary to Playa Avellanas where the Marriott hotel is located. The best swimming & surfing on Langosta is right next to us in front of the Barcelo hotel, enjoyed by tourists and locals alike.
Located just 1 mile south of the busy beach town of Tamarindo with it's shops, beach vendors, surfing, bars and discos, the location could not be better. You are away from the hustle and bustle of Tamarindo, but close enough to walk to town if you like. Close by are great restaraunts, some with live music and there is a Casino 1 Block south at the Barcelo Resort. Sportfishing, kayaking, horse back riding and numerous tours available and easily arranged from this area.
Maid service is provided two times per week, and can be arranged daily for an extra charge. 24 hour gated security.
This is our home, not just a rental property and we hope that you enjoy it as much as we do.
'I just wanted to let you know what a great time we had at your condo. Our vacation could not have been better. Your place is beautiful (and so well equipped). Tara at the management company was great and Juan Pablo who took care of the grounds was terrific and extremely helpful. Hopefully we'll get the chance to stay here again.' - Joan and Scott, March, 2009
'Wow! We had an awsome time! Condo was beutiful, location fantastic and Staff terrific! Hola Pablo! Can't wait to come back, in fact we are already planning next year!' - Mike, March, 2009
'We had an awsome time in your condo. The location was perfect for surfing most importantly. The amenities were great. the condo had everything we needed. I hope to use the condo again in the next couple of years with either friends or family - it is perfect for either. Thanks for the wonderful vacation and allowing us to use your beautiful condo.' - Teddy, New York, USA, Jan./09
'The trip was great, the condo was beautiful and we'll recommend it to our friends and family who want to visit Tamarindo (and book it again the next time we are there)! The location was great - easy access to nice beaches, the town, restaurants, etc...' - Fran, Calfornia, August/2008
'Thank you for allowing us to stay in your home, it is very beautiful. It feels very private too. The location is fantastic. We travel quite a bit and this is definitely a spot we would come back to. We will also recommend it to friends.' - Nicole, San Fransico, California, October/2008
'Your condominium is located in PARADISE! Very private and quiet, yet close to nice retaraunts and several beaches. I would definitely recommend it to all my friends and family and i plan on staying there again myself!' - Andrea, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, November/2008
- Vacation Rental
- Children Welcome
- Pets Considered
- Non Smoking Only
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2.5 Bathrooms
Kitchen & Dining
- Cooking Utensils
- Washing Machine
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Parking Off Street
- Air Conditioning
- Fabulous condo. 1500 sq. ft. 2 BR, 2.5 Bath Non- Smoking. Sleeps 6. RARE - TRUE OCEAN FRONT CONDO! Views of the ocean surf and breathtaking sunsets from almost every room. Very private Lanai - you will feel like you are in your own yard in this condo location. Private path down to the beach. Steps to beautiful infinity pool. Gorgeous tile, inlaid pebble mosaics. High trayed and arched ceilings, etched 'glass' finish concrete walls, granite countertops, local art, stainless appliances,including microwave and dishwasher. Vermont Castings BBQ. King bed in Master, 2nd Bedroom has a Queen with upper single bunk + single trundle works well for 2 adults or 4 children. Each Bedroom has it's own private bath with oversize showers, additional half bath off main living area. Large plasma TV, cable, DVD player, internet. Close to fantastic restaurants with live music, coffee shops and a casino. Great swimming and surfing steps down the beach in front of the Barcelo Hotel, gorgeous sa...moreless
- Video Library
- CD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- DVD Player
- Broadband Access
Pool & Spa
- Communal Pool
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Outdoor Grill
Location & View
- Wildlife Viewing
- Sight Seeing
- Horseback Riding
ReviewsWrite a review
Had a Blast!
Had a Blast!
The condo was more beautiful than I expected. Very nicely decorated and equipped. The view from our patio was spectactular and it was nice to have such easy access to the pool. Very spacious, clean and bright. I would recommend this to my family and friends.
- Guest phyllydendron
- Date of stay 01/28/13
- Review Submitted 02/07/13
Recommended for: People with disabilities, romantic getaway, families with teenagers, girls getaway, sightseeing, families with young children, age 55+.
Owner response: Hello Filomena :) Thanks so much for posting a review! Glad you enjoyed your stay! Regards, Carla
Great stay in Langosta!
Great stay in Langosta!
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Horizontes del Mar. The sunsets are outstanding. The condo is very big, private patio and is very well appointed. Having a car was helpful for grocery shopping and day trips to different beaches in the area. We stayed there with our 18 month old and she loved it. The property management team was excellent, and the staff at the condo were incredibly friendly and helpful.
- Guest Islander39
- Date of stay 01/07/13
- Review Submitted 01/31/13
Recommended for: Families with teenagers, girls getaway, families with young children, age 55+.
Owner response: Hey Tara, Thanks for taking time to post a review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay! You and your family are welcome back any time :) Best, Carla
Very Nice Place on the Beach
Very Nice Place on the Beach
The condo was just exactly as advertised, very well furnished and equipped with everything you need. The grounds were beautiful and very well maintained. Spent lots of time in the pool and poolside admiring the waves and the sunsets. A little surprised that the housekeeping had not been completed prior to our arrival and that the minor repairs (light bulb, loose cabinet door) we requested were not addressed prior to our departure. It was great to have the store a short distance away. Super place to relax and do nothing.
- Guest Bob C
- Date of stay 08/03/12
- Review Submitted 08/13/12
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, tourists without a car.
Owner response: I am so happy to that you enjoyed your stay! I know the sunsets by the pool are amazing and Playa Langosta/Playa Tamriando area is definitely is a great place to kick back and relax. :) I am sorry the room was not ready when you arrived. I have brought this to the attention of the property manager who was accommodating both a later check out and your early arrival - we do try to work with people's various flights etc. and are not really stringent with check in and check out times for guests. However, it would have been so much nicer for you had it been properly prepared. Thank you so much for your feedback. We are very happy you enjoyed the condo and we welcome you back to stay with us any time! Best regards, Carla
Great value and Location!!
Great value and Location!!
Really nice condo right on the beach. The building staff was very friendly and helpful especially the gardener. Great guy!!! Condo had eveything we need, fully stocked, nicely furnished, very cozy. The only negative was the maid service, she could definately be more thorough with the cleaning. If i was the owner i would replace her, if she cleaned better i would have rated the property excellent!!!
- Guest chris
- Date of stay 07/18/12
- Review Submitted 08/07/12
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, families with young children.
Owner response: Hello Christine! I am so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. I apologize for the sub mar maid service. This is the first I have heard of it being a problem so I contacted my property manager right away and now that they are aware I am sure it will be corrected. Thanks for your review! We welcome you back any time. Best regards, Carla
Great place to stay
Great place to stay
The condo was wonderful. My husband took me to Costa Rica for my 50th Birthday and it was the best experience I have ever had. The Condo has everything you could need to be right at home. The staff is very helpful and gracious always there when you need them. I highly recommend staying here. I can’t wait to go back we already miss the friendly people & great culture. Pura Vida!
- Guest Jeanette Collett
- Date of stay 11/10/11
- Review Submitted 11/22/11
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, families with teenagers, adventure seekers, tourists without a car, sightseeing, families with young children, age 55+.
Guest comment entered by owner
Hi Carla, This is just a quick note to let you know how much we enjoyed staying at your condo in January. It is beautiful, as is the setting. Very peaceful and private. We spent lots of time on the beach, on the patio and by the pool. It was sunny and warm (hot) every day. A most welcome relief from the cold and snow in Michegan. The RPM staff people were pleasant and helpful. We had a great time. Thank you for making the condo available. We spent a week in Jaco after Langosta. The beach there is very different. No shells and not as scenic. Not as hot, cloudy skies some days, and some rain. The towns are quite different as well. We enjoyed both spots very much but think Langosta was more relaxing. And your condo was truly the most elegant! Thanks again. Ann and Jim
- Guest Ann & Jim (Michegan)
- Date of stay 01/09/11
- Review Submitted 02/04/11
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3 night min stay
May 1 - Nov 30
2 night min stay
Dec 1 - Apr 30
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Additional information about rental rates
Christmas-New Years weeks are $2500/wk or $350/night
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Additional Fees and Taxes:
Taxes are included in our rates and there is no additional cost to use VISA. In addition every 3rd day there is maid service - also included. Daily service can be had for $25/day.
This owner accepts: Credit cards.
Call the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
- Nearest Airport: Liberia at 50 Miles
- Nearest Beach: Playa Langosta at Tamarindo
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: Carla and Ruth are business partners, investing in real estate properties. Carla, an Interior Designer and Realtor and Ruth also a Real Estate Agent. We work well together, complement each other's strengths and appreciate having homes such as this one in Costa Rica.
Why the Owner Chose Tamarindo:
Once you visit Costa Rica you understand why people visit and just never leave. The country is diverse and beautiful, the people friendly, the food fresh and fantastic. Mariott just opened a gorgeous new hotel, Four Season's is close by, RIU just opened a 5* resort. The surfing in the area is among the worlds best. There are 4-5 different beaches in either direction within 30 minutes by car. Great value, yes even today, for vacationers and for real estate investors. Fantastic artisans, jewelry, carvings, turned bowls, leatherwork at very modest prices. Fabulous gourmet restaurants for half the price of a North American cities. Excellent organic coffee, produce, fresh fish, meats, cheeses and breads at the grocerias.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
There is nothing like waking up every morning to the ocean views out our windows and the beach just a few steps off the patio. The privacy of our condo unit is exceptional being an end unit on the ground floor. Nothing blocks the ocean view and no need for anyone to walk in front of it, unless it is Pablo the garderner! Wildlife is everywhere, a short stroll takes you up into the jungle and mountains, to town or from our beach, Playa Langosta, to Tamarindo Beach! You don't have to have a car rental as all essentials are walking distance.
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Horizontes Del Mar Building - Beautiful Spanish Colonial Style
View of Horizontes Del Mar from the Beach
King sized bed in master suite - wake up to ocean views!
2nd Bedroom - single top bunk, double on bottom a single trundle underneath
Luxury Kitchen with Granite Counters and Stainless Steel Appliances
Ground floor, corner end unit - privacy assured!
Playa Langosta Beach - right in front of our condo
Sunset at Tamarindo Beach
Ocean View from the Pool
The sun setting - a view from the infinity pool at the condo
Living Room, Dining and Kitchen - all open with ocean views
Ocean View from our Patio
Infinity Pool with Great Ocean Views. Perfect for Sunning and cocktails.
Sunset at Playa Langosta - directly in front of Condo
Local wildlife - Paulo Verde nature preserve approx 30 min from the condo
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