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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: 12/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

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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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Villa
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage

          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

          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

              • Books:

                Feel free to share our library + kids books...moreless

              • DVD Player

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View:

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

              • Ocean View:

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

              • Resort
              • Water View:

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

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Dining:

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

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Covered Parking:

                Private Carport at Villa Entrance...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Catering Available:

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

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher:

                New...moreless

              • Kitchen:

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

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator:

                Side By Side Refrigerator/Freezer...moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Private Balcony with Full Ocean View...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

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

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Optional
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  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
                  $315
                  $2,150

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

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

                  Notes:

                  Please contact us for rates. The rate calculator is not always correct and we give discounts for extended stays.

                  Please enquire for Easter and December/January holiday rates.

                  Rates may be higher for Credit Card and International Credit Card Payment.

                  Availability and rates subject to change. Local Costa Rican liability laws apply.


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                  Last updated: 12/07/2014
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                  Location

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

                  Car: Recommended

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

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

                  Why the Owner Chose 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 - Monday, December 22, 2014

                  $315 - $450 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/07/14
                  Minimum stay: 5 nights
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