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Beautiful Ocean Views+Private Pool + Spa, Steps to Quiet Beach

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Relax in your private pool + spa with views of Pacific and lush private garden.

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Last updated: 06/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Playa Ocotal villa description

PRIVATE POOL + OCEAN VIEWS + BEAUTIFUL BEACH

Our bright and cheery 2100 sq. ft. villa provides everything for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Whether you are looking for a vacation packed with the one of a kind eco-adventure only available in Costa Rica or simply want to relax in your PRIVATE POOL and on the QUIET BEACH, Villa Gecko is the place for you. Located on the LOWER half of the exclusive Bahia Pez Vela resort, our villa provides beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean, Monkey's Head and Witch's Rock, and is just steps to a tranquil beach that offers great snorkeling, soft ebony sand and even extensive tidepool exploration. The villa is casual, inviting and fully equipped.

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast next to your private pool and spend the evening stargazing from your private balcony or large patio. The onsite restaurant, located adjacent to the beach and resort pool, offers local and North American specialties--along with a full bar service--in a low-key environment. The lively village of Coco Beach, a short 10 minute drive away, hosts a variety of restaurants and nightlife.

The villa has everything you need to make your stay pleasant--private pool and bubbly spa in spacious patio area, fully equipped kitchen with granite counter tops, all linens, wooden lounge chairs and patio furniture, plenty of storage space, DVD, cable TV, FREE WIRELESS INTERNET, games, books and more. Contact us for additional information. We will be happy to share our tips and secrets with you!

Villa features: 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Master: king sized bed, private bathroom, balcony, full ocean view, large closet, dresser. Bedroom 2: queen sized bed, twin bed, full ocean view, large closet, dresser. Bedroom 3: two twin beds, dresser, mountain view. All bedrooms and living areas have A/C, screens and ceiling fans.

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Keywords: Spacious Private Beach Resort

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Villa
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

                Full ocean view...moreless

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                Full ocean view + balcony + full bathroom...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

                Mountain view...moreless

              • Ocean View Master Bedroom with King Bed, Balcony and Private Bath. Second bedroom: Ocean View, features Queen Bed and Twin Bed. Third Bedroom: 2 Twin Beds, Mountain View. Shared Full Bathroom. Half bath on landing....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

                Master Bath...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                Shared Between Bedroom 2 and 3...moreless

              • Bathroom 3

                Convenient half bath located on split level...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Large Kitchen features Eat-In Bar with Four Stools + Granite counter tops...moreless

              • Catering Available:

                On Site Restaurant and Bar, can provide take out...moreless

              • Dining:

                Seats six at the table + 4 at the bar...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Side By Side Refrigerator/Freezer...moreless

              • Toaster
              • Microwave
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Covered Parking:

                Private Carport at Villa Entrance...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Towels Provided
              • Living Room seats 6
              • Hair Dryer
              • Air Conditioning
              • Linens Provided
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Washing Machine
              • Parking Off Street

              Other Amenities

                  • Large private pool + Jacuzzi, outdoor shower, free wireless, screened doors/windows, A/C throughout, ceiling fans, wooden patio furniture + lounge chairs (not shown on virtual tour), beach towels, toys, basic snorkeling equipment...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Television

                  Communications

                  • Telephone
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Large Deck-Patio-Pool Area, Lush Manicured Gardens--villa does not come with BBQ...moreless

                  • Balcony:

                    Private Balcony with Full Ocean View...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Location & View

                  • Ocean View:

                    Panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean + islands and distant shoreline...moreless

                  • Beach View:

                    View of the resort's tide pools and black sand beach....moreless

                  • Water View:

                    Enjoy the views of passing sea life and sailboats!...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Fishing
                  • Cycling
                  • Swimming
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Hiking
                  • Surfing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Golf
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Walking
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Boating
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Restaurants
                  • Kayaking
                  • Rafting
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Green Season
                  May 1 - Dec 14, 2014
                  5 night min stay
                  $225
                  $1,650
                  Year End
                  Dec 15 - Jan 2, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $450
                  $3,150
                  High Season
                  Jan 3 - May 1, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $285
                  $2,050

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
                  • Property Damage Protection $89
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  Please enquire for Easter and December/January holiday rates.


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                  Last updated: 06/21/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
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                  Location

                  200 Metres
                  Nearest Beach
                  OUR BEACH
                  200 Metres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Picante
                  200 Metres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Picante

                  Car: Recommended

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About: American/European Family Owners--Love the beach and outdoors--Avid Travelers--Global Nomads Nous parlons français y se habla espanol.

                  Why Playa Ocotal:
                  Paradise found: a great mix of perfect weather, fantastic views, a semi-private beach, excellent snorkeling, nice restaurant/bar, lovely people, and a comfortable and spacious villa...pura vida!

                  The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
                  Full-size tiled private pool and jacuzzi, fully equipped kitchen, spacious sleeping/eating/lounging areas, tastefully decorated with local art and furniture, wooden patio furniture and lounge chairs, books, DVDs, games, A/C, beach toys, ceiling fans, fully screened windows and so much more.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, french, spanish
                   

                  Photos

                  • Relax in your private pool + spa with views of Pacific and lush private garden.

                    Relax in your private pool + spa with views of Pacific and lush private garden.

                  • Beautiful view of Pacific Ocean, islands, boats, wildlife and distant coast.

                    Beautiful view of Pacific Ocean, islands, boats, wildlife and distant coast.

                  • Enjoy your private pool--true peace in a warm setting.

                    Enjoy your private pool--true peace in a warm setting.

                  • Lovely sunset from the villa -- secluded beach is 250 yards from the villa.

                    Lovely sunset from the villa -- secluded beach is 250 yards from the villa.

                  • Fully equipped kitchen + dining area--new fridge not shown. Granite countertops.

                    Fully equipped kitchen + dining area--new fridge not shown. Granite countertops.

                  • Private, detached home, with covered carport, 24-hour security, 2100 sq. ft.

                    Private, detached home, with covered carport, 24-hour security, 2100 sq. ft.

                  • Master bedroom and balcony view (same from bedroom 2). Panoramic!

                    Master bedroom and balcony view (same from bedroom 2). Panoramic!

                  • Large second bedroom, panoramic ocean view, one queen + one twin bed, closet.

                    Large second bedroom, panoramic ocean view, one queen + one twin bed, closet.

                  • Villa is located on the bottom half of the resort, a 1-minute walk from beach.

                    Villa is located on the bottom half of the resort, a 1-minute walk from beach.

                  • A neighbor!

                    A neighbor!

                  • Majestic visitor!

                    Majestic visitor!

                  • Suspension bridge near El Arenal Volcano, one of many in Costa Rica.

                    Suspension bridge near El Arenal Volcano, one of many in Costa Rica.

                  • Private pool, lush gardens, comfy villa -- all on a secluded beach! Pura Vida!

                    Private pool, lush gardens, comfy villa -- all on a secluded beach! Pura Vida!

                  • Full View of Pacific from Villa. Watch for dolphins, whales and loads of birds.

                    Full View of Pacific from Villa. Watch for dolphins, whales and loads of birds.

                  • The resort also has two pool areas--this one is between the beach and restaurant

                    The resort also has two pool areas--this one is between the beach and restaurant

                  • Uncluttered living area, with cable, dvd, iPod dock, books, dvds, games, fan.

                    Uncluttered living area, with cable, dvd, iPod dock, books, dvds, games, fan.

                  • Our Gecko!

                    Our Gecko!

                  • Outdoor shower--fun in the sun!

                    Outdoor shower--fun in the sun!

                  • Bright master, king bed, balcony, panoramic ocean view, full bath, closet, safe.

                    Bright master, king bed, balcony, panoramic ocean view, full bath, closet, safe.

                  • Cheerful third bedroom, lush mountain view, two twins, can be pushed together.

                    Cheerful third bedroom, lush mountain view, two twins, can be pushed together.

                  • Short stroll from villa to beach, restaurant and main resort pool.

                    Short stroll from villa to beach, restaurant and main resort pool.

                  • Early morning hours at Villa Gecko.

                    Early morning hours at Villa Gecko.

                  • Surf's up at Witches Rock--about 90 minutes from the villa!

                    Surf's up at Witches Rock--about 90 minutes from the villa!

                  • Your own private pool + jacuzzi + beach--PURA VIDA! Our beach.

                    Your own private pool + jacuzzi + beach--PURA VIDA! Our beach.

                  VRBO #281447

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, July 06, 2014

                  $225 - $450 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 06/21/14
                  Minimum stay: 5 nights
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