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Hacienda Okhra-Elegant Villa with Amazing Views

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Last updated: 11/29/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Malpais house description

Casa Almendro de la Montana is an architectural masterpiece. Our beautiful 1 bedroom, 1 bath house is located just above the beach towns of Mal Pais and Santa Teresa.
We recently added a small 1 bedroom studio up above Almendro, so now the property is perfect for 2 couples or a couple with teenagers. The studio also has a swimming pool.
Nestled in the hillside jungle, the ocean and mountain views extend from every angle of the property. Perfect for couples or small families wanting comfort, safety and privacy while only minutes from pristine beaches, coves, restaurants and shops. Far enough from the hustle and bustle of town to enjoy the peace and quiet of nature, but close enough for all of your needs. By car it’s 5 minutes to the beach or 8 minutes to Cobano and Montezuma.
Casa Almendro de la Montana consists of 2 structures separated by a breezeway. One consists of the bedroom and bath with a built-in bench/couch that can also serve as a bed. The other has a large open living space/kitchen and terrace. This second structure has a long L-shaped couch that doubles as 2 additional large beds. The kitchen is fully equipped. Infinity Pool.

Malpaís:: Malpaís, originally a sleepy fishing village at the northern periphery of Costa Rica's first National Park, the Riserva Absoluta Cabo Blanco, today still retains much of its original tranquility and picturesque charm. Just as in days past, the fishermen arrive each afternoon with their daily catch, which they offer to the public. You won't find fresher fish than that. Santa Teresa, only a couple of miles up the road has all the hustle and bustle of a growing tourist attraction, with its hotels, restaurants, bars and shopping. But no matter how busy the main road, the beaches are always uncrowded, with a year round warm Pacific ocean in front and lush tropical vegetation behind. Malpaís is more residential. Only a handful of hotels and restaurants are found along the main road, but the hills are dotted with luxury homes and celebrity hideaways.

Entertainment: : Being one of the premier surf destinations in Costa Rica, the waves are one of the main attractions that lure visitors. But other recreational opportunities abound. Horseback riding along the beach or in the hills, gliding through the rain forest canopy on zip lines, hiking, exotic bird watching or just lying on a quiet but not entirely secluded beach and getting that healthy tan, it all adds up to bliss. For those looking for entertainment the area offers a wide variety of attractions. During the high season the now famous full moon party blasts off on the beach in front of Ranchos Itauna in Santa Teresa. An annual festival called Manifesto, that brings a week of daily parties with international DJ's and other entertainers takes place in various locations along the beaches.

Lifestyle: : Malpaís features a weekly organic market, Saturdays at 3pm at Playa Carmen, an abundance of outdoor yoga studios, massage therapists, chiropractor and other modalities. There are good restaurants along the beaches and there are excellent cafes and bakeries. To This whole area combines breathtaking nature with high quality living.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Onsite Services

      • Housekeeper Included
      • Daily Maid Service
      • Private Chef
      • Staff

      Suitability

      • Low Allergen Environment
      • Children Welcome
      • Non Smoking Only
      • Pets Not Allowed
      • Wheelchair Inaccessible

      Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

      • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 child bed

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      • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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      • The bedroom has a bench/couch that doubles as a bed-perfect for a child. The main room which consists of the kitchen and living room has a large L shaped couch that doubles as 2 twin beds....moreless

      Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

      • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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      • The shower has an ocean view and sunset over the ocean view.

      Other Amenities

          • A maid is provided and comes every other day, she also changes and wash linens and towels that are provided. One personal load of laundry is allowed per week. Check with the property managers and they will arrange for pickup and drop off . If you need the maid to come every day and cleans more than 2 loads per weeks, we will charge you an extra fee. You can also ask for private chef, depending on the number of people and meals, we will give you a price....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Games
          • Ping Pong Table

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All

          Attractions

          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Rain Forests
          • Reefs
          • Restaurants
          • Waterfalls

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Groceries
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseback Riding
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Near The Ocean
          • Ocean View

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Surf Fishing
          • Surfing
          • Swimming

          Arrival Day

              • Flexible

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Broadband Access
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Covered Parking
              • Filtered Water
              • Garage
              • Internet
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Mobile Phone
              • Safe
              • Sofa Bed
              • Sunbed
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Catering Available
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Freezer
              • Kitchen
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Beach Towels
              • Deck / Patio
              • Gated Community
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Patio
              • Terrace
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Wood Deck

              Pool / Spa

              • Outdoor Pool
              • Private Pool

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Included
                   

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                  $150-$200 a night $1000-$1400 a week
                  $150-$200 a night;
                  $1000-$1400 a week.
                  -50% is required when making the reservation and 50% at check in.
                  -A $1000 security deposit or passport is required at check in. 
                  This is given back at check out, if all is in order with nothing broken, damaged or missing.
                  

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                  Last updated: 11/29/2014
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                  Location

                  Car: Necessary

                  While Costa Rica is known for the beauty of its winding coastline and pristine beaches, it is impossible not to become captivated by the brilliant green mountains that cover the majority of the country’s geography. Home to some of the most diverse species. Mal Pais is known to be a secret paradise, still very wild, you'll have the feel to be at the end of the world.This small surf paradise is a long beach of white sand, where you won't see any high buildings but only beautiful private houses hidden in the hills or small local houses on the street. You can go from beach to beach from the main road that goes all along. Also,home to some of the most diverse species of wildlife in the world, the rain-forests that cover the Costa Rican mountainside are truly a place of natural wonder and beauty.

                  Golf: Los Delfines Golf Club in Tambor offers a excellent course at affordable prices. Only a 30 minute drive on Hacienda Okhra

                  http://delfines.com/golf/

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: A life long surfer of over 30 years, I fell in love with the area instantly. The diversity of things to do and see make this a very special area. Surfing, Standup Paddleboarding, Fishing, Horse Back Riding, Zip Lining, Waterfalls, Hiking, Beaches ae just a few of the attractions.

                  Why the Owner Chose Malpais:
                  I fell in love with this property from the moment I stepped foot on it. The amazing views of jungle and ocean combined with the unique ecosystem of a 70 year old tree behind the house make for a one of a kind experience. Whether you're swimming in the pool, playing ping pong or simply reading in a hammock Casa Almendro is an oasis waiting for you.


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                  Speaks: english, french, spanish

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                  Photos

                  • Front of House at Dusk

                    Front of House at Dusk

                  • Swimming Pool & Outdoor Shower

                    Swimming Pool & Outdoor Shower

                  • Entry Way at Night

                    Entry Way at Night

                  • Living Room w  Couch Beds & Kitchen

                    Living Room w Couch Beds & Kitchen

                  • Bedroom w  Couch Bed in Background

                    Bedroom w Couch Bed in Background

                  • Ping Pong Table

                    Ping Pong Table

                  • Garage Area

                    Garage Area

                  • Studio view looking towards the pool and view

                    Studio view looking towards the pool and view

                  • Studio Bath

                    Studio Bath

                  • Pool at Dusk

                    Pool at Dusk

                  • Bedroom

                    Bedroom

                  • Bathroom

                    Bathroom

                  • House & Path from Garage

                    House & Path from Garage

                  • Studio view out the other doors

                    Studio view out the other doors

                  • Pool at the studio

                    Pool at the studio

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

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                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 5

                  View calendar: Updated 11/29/14
                  Owner
                  Member since: 2009
                  Speaks: english, french, spanish
                  • Response time: Within a few hours
                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/29/2014
                  Email owner

                  206 387-9054
                  Seattle, WA-USA

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