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Naturalist's Delight - Private House, Quiet, Secure, Close to Beach and Park

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The most romantic bathroom in all of Manuel Antonio.

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Last updated: 12/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Manuel Antonio house description

The Wood Chalet, a unique single family home constructed of teak, is strategically located between Quepos and Manuel Antonio National Park, in an upscale, gated community with 24/7 security, where each house is hidden in the flora, and privately situated to view the fauna. This idyllic location is simply the best of beach and jungle. Ideal for a naturalist or honeymoon couple. Spacious, open living area with full kitchen and huge upscale bathroom for pampering yourself. The chalet is managed onsite by our team with convenient check-in, assistance, and concierge service.

View the monkeys and the sloth that inhabit the rain forest canopy surrounding the chalet from it's roomy covered porch or patio areas. Pamper yourself at the Raindrop Spa, hike the nature trails, or simply relax and surround yourself with the sounds and sights as the tropical rain forest comes alive around you.


The Chalet is located in the natural habitat of species such as the squirrel monkey, white faced Capuchin monkey, three-toed sloth, and numerous bird species. For human contact, walk into the quaint village of Quepos, a center of sport fishing and enjoy the quaint shops and restaurants of an authentic Costa Rican town.

Minutes from the most visited national park in Costa Rica - Manuel Antonio National Park. Gorgeous beaches that are outlined by mangrove and coconut trees for shade. Arts, crafts, restaurants right on the beach!

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Concierge
          • Massage
          • Private Chef
          • Staff

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            21...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Ideal for couples...moreless

          • Luxury teak queen'sized bed - perfect for honeymoon or a romantic get-away...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Full 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

            Huge & tiled...moreless

          • Huge bathroom with romantic two person jetted tub, fully tiled, romantic lighting, shower, a delight!...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • The Chalet is the perfect place for guests to honeymoon, enjoy a romantic get-away, or experience the rain forest with a special person. Very private, secure (gated community), and close all the area's attractions. Naturalist's delight! ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Romantic
              • Spa
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Marina
              • Rain Forests
              • Recreation Center
              • Reefs
              • Restaurants
              • Waterfalls

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              • Beach:

                10 minutes by vehicle to famous Manuel Antonio National Park beaches...moreless

              • Near The Ocean:

                10 minute walk to town beach and marina ...moreless

              • Resort:

                Raindrop Spa is onsite...moreless

              • Town:

                5 minute walk into Quepos with lots of shopping, dining, and activities...moreless

              • Village:

                Gated rain forest community within walking distance of Quepos...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Paragliding
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 2 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Hair Dryer
              • Internet
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking Off Street:

                At this time the car port houses the owner's vehicle, but their ample room for guests to park in front, next to the covered stairway to the front door...moreless

              • Safe
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Gated Community
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Tennis:

                At sister community - see office for details...moreless

              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Wood Deck

              Pool / Spa

                  • Jacuzzi

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.3
                      from 10 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      High Season
                      Dec 14 - Apr 12, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $125
                      $800
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $100
                      $600 $1,800
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • One-time per stay $50
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      50% nonrefundable if cancellation is within 30 days of arrival

                      PayPal - 50% down to confirm reservation OR reserve by credit card and pay on arrival per terms of contract


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 12/06/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
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                      Location

                      8 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Quepos Regional
                      400 Metres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Quepos
                      100 Metres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Quepos to Manuel Antonio
                      400 Metres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Quepos
                      800 Metres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Quepos (for sunsets, not recommended for swimming)

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Here you will experience an adventure vacation in the tropical forest, surrounded by Costa Rica’s most beautiful natural environments. It is the natural habitat of species such as the Titi monkey, white faced Capuchin monkey, three-toed sloth, and numerous bird species. For human contact, walk into the quaint village of Quepos, a center of sport fishing and enjoy the quaint shops and restaurants of an authentic Costa Rican town.

                      Minutes from the most visited national park in Costa Rica - Manuel Antonio National Park. Gorgeous beaches that are outlined by mangrove and coconut trees for shade. Arts, crafts, restaurants right on the beach! On-site - Asian-style spa, Nearby - numerous tours and activities (see above)

                      Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, boating, parasailing, wildlife viewing, rock climbing, spa

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2006

                      About the owner: Cynthia is enjoying retirement and travels extensively.

                      Why the Owner Chose Manuel Antonio:
                      Cynthia has been traveling to Costa Rica since she was 17 and wanted a second home in the Manuel Antonio area. The Chalet was her choice because it is very private, yet located in an upscale, gated community with the best onsite vacation rental management program in the area. She knows that her guests have an experienced staff to assist them in all aspects of their stay.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Best location - quiet and peaceful yet so close to amenities Natural rain forest setting - see lots of monkeys & birds Romantic, romantic, romantic! Private yet not isolated - safe and secure Onsite reception, staff, and luxury spa


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english, spanish

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      Photos

                      • The most romantic bathroom in all of Manuel Antonio.

                        The most romantic bathroom in all of Manuel Antonio.

                      • Teak home, nestled in the rainforest, 2nd floor living area, private drive

                        Teak home, nestled in the rainforest, 2nd floor living area, private drive

                      • The entire left wing of Casa Chalet is an enormous bathroom.

                        The entire left wing of Casa Chalet is an enormous bathroom.

                      • Comfortable rocking chairs for relaxing on the open, covered porch.

                        Comfortable rocking chairs for relaxing on the open, covered porch.

                      • The full kitchen can handle meals you wish to prepare at home

                        The full kitchen can handle meals you wish to prepare at home

                      • Entrance from the road which connects Quepos to Manuel Antonio National Park

                        Entrance from the road which connects Quepos to Manuel Antonio National Park

                      • Onsite office/reception and Rain Drop Spa

                        Onsite office/reception and Rain Drop Spa

                      • One of the monkeys that comes by the Chalet

                        One of the monkeys that comes by the Chalet

                      • Bedroom, with queen size bed has closet and sliding doors to access bathroom

                        Bedroom, with queen size bed has closet and sliding doors to access bathroom

                      • The 'Beast' is in the carport and a driver is for hire, or use the bus or taxis

                        The 'Beast' is in the carport and a driver is for hire, or use the bus or taxis

                      • Lovely covered porch for relaxing and enjoying the sights and sounds

                        Lovely covered porch for relaxing and enjoying the sights and sounds

                      • Comfortable corner for relaxing

                        Comfortable corner for relaxing

                      • Large windows surround the dining table for viewing the lovely setting

                        Large windows surround the dining table for viewing the lovely setting

                      • Gated with 24 hour security guards all days

                        Gated with 24 hour security guards all days

                      • Reception/office for checking in/out, concierge services, and tour booking

                        Reception/office for checking in/out, concierge services, and tour booking

                      • Sloth in the canopy above the Chalet

                        Sloth in the canopy above the Chalet

                      $100 - $125 per night (USD)
                      10

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 2

                      View calendar: Updated 12/06/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english, spanish
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                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/06/2014
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