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The Bali House on the Beach, the Best Location by Far!

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Patio and Pool in front of Main Pavilion. Bedrooms are to the right and left.

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Last updated: 12/14/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Manuel Antonio estate description

Welcome to Bali Village, where the rain forest meets the beach in beautiful Manuel Antonio! The Bali House is a 5 bedroom 7 bath Balinese Villa nestled into the rain forest just steps away from the beach. This exotic tropical villa is one of four rental homes on a 45-acre rainforest parcel bordering one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica. Our location is perfect for guests who love the beach and want to maximize their beach time. Most rental homes in Manuel Antonio are perched high in the hills and their guests must drive or walk down steep hills to reach public beach access areas. At the Bali House, you are at the beach. You simply walk down our garden path and you are at private section of the beach in 1 minute! Come and enjoy our exotic hideaway in the most desirable location that Manuel Antonio has to offer - in the rain forest, yet on the beach.

Bali Village is comprised of a cluster of exclusive homes that represent the ONLY community residence directly on Playa Espadilla (the main beach in Manuel Antonio). Guests may rent the 5 bedroom house, a 4 bedroom house or a 3 bedroom guest house. Some guests of course chose to rent two or more homes at one time (see our other listings).


About The Bali House: The Bali House was designed by Balinese architect Ketut Arthana. Arthana is internationally recognized for his insightful work in designing luxury residences, tropical resorts and spas throughout Asia, Hawaii, North America and Europe including the elegant Puri Woolandari hotel in Bali, one of the Small Leading Hotels of the World. The villa was initially designed and framed in Bali from Indonesian ironwood. It was disassembled and shipped to Costa Rica along with all the furnishings and finishes and it was carefully reconstructed by a team of Balinese craftsmen.

Villa Staff: The Bali House is staffed by a manager/concierge, housekeeping, gardener, daily pool service, and maintenance staff. Your Concierge will be happy to arrange transportation from the International Airport to the house, reserve tours, hire a private chef, a masseuse, or anything else you need during your stay.



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Property Type

  • Estate
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Concierge
          • Daily Maid Service
          • Staff

          Suitability

          • Alternative Lifestyle
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is allowed outside on the deck and in the gazebo....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Master Suite features a Super-King Bed...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 king, 1 double

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 5: 1 king

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          • Each bedroom suite has private keyed entrance, air conditioning, king-size bed, desk (or love seat), upscale bathroom, and deck....moreless

          Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

            Outdoor Shower as well as indoor shower...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, tub, shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower, jetted tub

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          • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower, jetted tub

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          • Bathroom 6: toilet

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          • Bathroom 7: toilet

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          • Bathrooms feature black granite counters, handmade copper washbasins, cabinetry of merbau, coconut and binkerai woods, custom wardrobes, and Italian marble walls and flooring. In bedrooms 1, 2, and 3 you will find find handmade copper sinks and soaking tubs enclosed in solid teak cabinetry. The bathrooms in bedrooms 4 and 5 feature jetted whirlpool tubs with modern sinks and fixtures....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Ocean views, jungle views, private estate, ceiling fans in all rooms, air conditioning and king beds in all bedroom suites, tropical garden with nature trail, tropical fruit trees like mango, papaya, banana and coconut; privacy fence, full kitchen, lighted lotus pond with connecting ironwood crossover bridges, sliding glass window-walls in all rooms, black granite kitchen counter tops and central work island with solid teak cabinetry, Large BBQ grill, wine refrigerator, 3 outside showers, custom wardrobes, massage table for at home spa treatments, Bose/iPod docking station with speakers for poolside music, hammocks, beach chairs, boogie boards, beach bags, housekeeper, gardener, daily pool cleaning, and full time Concierge/Manager who can hire a personal chef, arrange tours and transportation, and take care of all of the details....moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Duty Free Shops
              • Forests
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Marina
              • Rain Forests
              • Reefs
              • Restaurants
              • Volcano
              • Waterfalls
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Beach View
              • Beachfront
              • Ocean View
              • Oceanfront:

                Private path to the beach with gated access. A 300 foot walk from the house to the beach! You see and hear the ocean at all times....moreless

              • Village

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Paragliding
              • Parasailing
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 10 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning:

                in all bedroom suites...moreless

              • Basic Soaps
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer:

                in the villa...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided:

                Bed linens, pillows, towels (kitchen, bath and beach towels)...moreless

              • Living Area
              • Living Room
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking:

                easy access to the house with private parking....moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Private, lighted, and secure parking deck...moreless

              • Safe
              • Security System
              • Shampoo
              • Telephone:

                for local calls...moreless

              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                in the villa...moreless

              • Water Tank
              • Wireless Internet:

                High speed wireless internet throughout the house for laptop or iPad use....moreless

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Catering Available:

                Optional Private Chef available....moreless

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                Gourmet cookware and utensils included...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                Bosch...moreless

              • Freezer
              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Ice and water dispenser on refrigerator doors, coffee maker, toaster, toaster oven, microwave, dishwasher, blender, waffle maker, separate work island with additional sink....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator:

                with ice/water dispenser on door...moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                (4)...moreless

              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Deck / Patio:

                3,000 square feet of ironwood decking...moreless

              • Gazebo:

                Outdoor dining pavilion - poolside....moreless

              • Large Cooler
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Small Cooler
              • Terrace
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Walkway To Water
              • Wood Deck

              Pool / Spa

              • Outdoor Pool
              • Private Pool:

                Suspended infinity-edge pool overlooking the rainforest canopy and the Pacific Ocean....moreless

              • Jetted Tub:

                (2) Jetted tubs are found in bedroom #4 and #5...moreless

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Included
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  High Season
                  Dec 13 - May 2, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $9,000
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $1,300
                  $8,500 $30,000
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  IMPORTANT: A phone call must be placed to the property manager prior to sending a deposit.

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                  Last updated: 12/14/2014
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                  Location

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Weekly farmers market in Quepos along the waterfront every Friday night and Saturday morning.

                  Other Activities: ATV Tour to a waterfall, Horseback riding on the beach, InShore and Offshore fishing, Rainforest Canopy Zip-line Tours, National Park Tour, Spice Farm Tour, White Water Rafting, Waverunner tour along the coastline, Sunset Sails

                  Golf: Nearest golfing is one hour away by car

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2005

                  About the owner: The Bali house is owned and operated by local Costa Ricans with a little help from a lucky Gringo from Philadelphia. While Odillie is the grande dame who sets the style and handles the staff, Peter is the property manager who handles the bookings. Odillie and Peter were married in April 2013. They intend to build more such beautiful homes elsewhere on the property. Akira Reserve has 45 acres, more than enough for some special homes, should you be interested in joining them!!

                  Why the Owner Chose Manuel Antonio:
                  The owner's chose Manuel Antonio because of it's natural beauty and for the National Park. There are many amenities and adventure tours available in this area of Costa Rica. Odillie loves the monkeys and Peter loves the restaurants.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
                  Odillie and Peter fell in love at the Bali house so they're a bit biased, but in truth, they find the density of the jungle and the proximity of the ocean waves to be utter magic. Whether eating mangos off the patio deck, walking up the driveway to Raphael's Terrazas for a spectacular tuna salad or simply strolling down the beach with a refreshing coconut drink, Odillie and Peter find there is always something to do that is pleasant, healthy and attractive.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, spanish

                   

                  Photos

                  • Patio and Pool in front of Main Pavilion.  Bedrooms are to the right and left.

                    Patio and Pool in front of Main Pavilion. Bedrooms are to the right and left.

                  • Bridge to Bedroom #2 and stairs to lower deck

                    Bridge to Bedroom #2 and stairs to lower deck

                  • Bedroom #4

                    Bedroom #4

                  • #4 above, #5 below

                    #4 above, #5 below

                  • Master Suite - Outside Waterfall Shower

                    Master Suite - Outside Waterfall Shower

                  • Bathroom - bedroom #4

                    Bathroom - bedroom #4

                  • Bathroom - Bedroom #3

                    Bathroom - Bedroom #3

                  • Canopy bed - Bedroom #2

                    Canopy bed - Bedroom #2

                  • The Bali House is located just behind these coconut palms

                    The Bali House is located just behind these coconut palms

                  • Sunset on the beach in front of the Villa - not to be missed!

                    Sunset on the beach in front of the Villa - not to be missed!

                  • Main Living Pavilion

                    Main Living Pavilion

                  • Inside the Main Living Pavilion

                    Inside the Main Living Pavilion

                  • Relaxing under the Mango Tree - Poolside

                    Relaxing under the Mango Tree - Poolside

                  • Deck in front of Master Suite

                    Deck in front of Master Suite

                  • Super King bed - Master Suite

                    Super King bed - Master Suite

                  • White Faced Monkeys visit the Bali House daily

                    White Faced Monkeys visit the Bali House daily

                  • Bedroom #3

                    Bedroom #3

                  • Bedroom #3 with King bed and Double bed

                    Bedroom #3 with King bed and Double bed

                  • Bathroom - Bedroom #2

                    Bathroom - Bedroom #2

                  • Bridge to Bedroom #2 and stairs to lower deck

                    Bridge to Bedroom #2 and stairs to lower deck

                  • Fully equipped kitchen.  Private chef available.

                    Fully equipped kitchen. Private chef available.

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, December 18, 2014

                  $1,286 - $1,300 per night (USD)
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                  5 Bedroom / 5.5+ Bathroom
                  Sleeps 15

                  View calendar: Updated 12/14/14
                  Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2009
                  Speaks: english, spanish
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                  • Calendar last updated: 12/14/2014
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