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Enchanting Villa W/Large Pool, Great Views, & Total Privacy

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Last updated: 05/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Delightfully relaxing Balinese-inspired villa with three separate pavilions (living, master bedroom, and guest bedroom) custom-designed to enjoy inside/outside living in your private oasis of sun, lush gardens, hummingbirds, butterflies, toucans, and sparkling pool waters. Nestled high on a peaceful hilltop, the panoramic views are fantastic: to the northeast, the Atenas Valley with Póas, Barva and Irazú volcanoes in the background, to the southwest the Rio Grande Valley and to the east, the Central Valley. Ideally located in a gated eco-residential community, a thirty-minute drive from San Jose airport, this exquisitely crafted three-pavilion tropical hideaway is close to everything Costa Rica has to offer. Invite family and friends to enjoy the spacious pool and spa, lounge on the terrace with a good book, or surf the WiFi from the hammock.

Location: 26 miles northwest of San Jose; 15 miles west of the international airport and 43 miles northeast of Jaco Weather: Warm during the day; mild at night. The dry season runs from December through mid May. A stroll through the immaculate, palm-lined central park or lunch at one of the many typical small cafes serving local food in town awaits visitors to Atenas. Located on the Central Valley’s western edge, Atenas is a slice of quintessential small town Costa Rican life. With just 5,000 inhabitants (17,000 including the suburbs), Atenas is famous for having one of the best climates in the world, according to National Geographic. The words “El Mejor Clima del Mundo” are emblazoned on every Atenas bus; a valid claim as daily temperatures hover around 80 degrees and dip into the 60s at night. Temperatures: Daily averages 77 to 86 °F. Evenings vary from 62-70 °F. Altitude: 2600 feet above sea level.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Music Library:

    Large selection of digital music...moreless

  • Stereo

Attractions

  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

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

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Sep 13 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$150
$900
Early High Season
Nov 1 - Nov 14, 2015
3 night min stay
$200
$1,300
High Season
Nov 15 - Mar 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$250
$1,600
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$225
$1,350

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Rental rates are based on a maximum occupancy of four people. Add $35. per day for each additional person.

A 50% non refundable deposit is required to hold the reservation.

Remaining balance, cleaning fee, and security deposit due 30 days prior to arrival

Cleaning fee: $75 per week


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Hello! We're Nancy and Joe Rees... and we love Costa Rica. We recently built a beautiful house in Atenas. We're looking forward to retiring here, but until then we would love to share our peaceful retreat with you. Thanks for considering our house.

Why the Owner Chose Atenas:
We built our home in central Costa Rica, near a small town called Atenas, for easy access to the international airport, wonderful climate, traditional Costa Rican culture, and its' strategic location, the perfect spot for exploring all the wonders Costa Rica has to offer.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We enjoy swimming in the pool, day trips to the beach, local restaurants, soaking in the outdoor jacuzzi, yoga, zip lining, napping in the hammock, hiking, bird watching, the local farmer's market, white water rafting ...and much, much, more.


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Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • Villa Tamarindo de Atenas

    Villa Tamarindo de Atenas

  • Gracious living area

    Gracious living area

  • Costa Rica sunshine in full sized pool

    Costa Rica sunshine in full sized pool

  • Afternoon

    Afternoon

  • Master bedroom view and jacuzzi

    Master bedroom view and jacuzzi

  • Master bath

    Master bath

  • Nighttime Atenas

    Nighttime Atenas

  • Guest pavilion

    Guest pavilion

  • Garden pathways

    Garden pathways

  • Sunrise

    Sunrise

  • Sunrise across the valley

    Sunrise across the valley

  • Romantic vistas

    Romantic vistas

  • Dreaming poolside

    Dreaming poolside

  • Gourment kitchen and elegant dining areas

    Gourment kitchen and elegant dining areas

  • 'El mejor clima del mundo'

    'El mejor clima del mundo'

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Enchanting walkways

    Enchanting walkways

  • Guest bath with rain shower

    Guest bath with rain shower

  • Vista

    Vista

  • The neighbors

    The neighbors

  • Ever changing skyline

    Ever changing skyline

VRBO #244323

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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/20/2015
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Enchanting Villa W/Large Pool, Great Views, & Total Privacy

Atenas #244323

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