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Unique - Multi-Million $$ Ocean/Jungle Estate - Includes Full Time Gourmet Chef

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Casa Maravilla Estate with barstools in the pool, waterfall, beach area

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Last updated: 04/16/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Quepos house description

Casa Maravilla Estate home is a very uniquely designed and extremely popular luxury retreat and is situated on over an acre of land and the only home in the area constructed entirely out of Almond wood, which gives it such a unique look and experience in a beautiful Jungle setting with an abundance of monkeys, toucans, iguanas and other animals. Several Celebrities, including the Presidents of Sony Motion Pictures and Lennar Homes (2nd largest home builder in the US), have selected Casa Maravilla Estate as their Villa of choice in Manuel Antonio.

With exquisite gardens, 6 private bedrooms/baths, this Estate provides tremendous comfort for your entire group. All bedrooms are completely air conditioned and out of sight of one another with 4 bedrooms in the Main House and 2 more in the private Casitas. The 800 square foot Rancho/ Barbeque area was designed and built for entertaining in mind. A custom bar with a Plasma TV, dining for your entire group and relaxing chairs are all nicely situated to take advantage of the tropical gardens and overlook the very enjoyable waterfall/infinity swimming pool (with bar stools in the pool) and a wading area with water jets for the kids to play in, which all overlooks the beautiful Pacific Ocean. The 30-foot high hardwood ceilings provide excellent ventilation, and sliding glass doors all the way around, allow you to either open the home completely to the fresh pacific breezes by day and the sounds of the jungle at night, or to close it up and enjoy the experience in fully air conditioned comfort. There are also 7 plasma TV’s in the Villa!

Casa Maravilla would not be a First Class Estate without providing your own Gourmet Chef to prepare up to 3 meals per day (food and beverage costs are separate). Nobody needs to shop, cook or clean as Chef Ronald, who has been the Chef at Casa Maravilla Estate for 6 years, loves his profession and many groups want to take him home with them after their stay! Ronald does it all and saves you money (some groups say over $1,000 for the week) as well by purchasing the freshest ingredients from local vendors - butchers and fisherman, where typically only Restaurants shop. Saturday mornings is the day that Ronald goes to our Farmers market and selects the best vegetables, fruit and high quality produce at a fraction of the cost of our local stores.

The stunning ocean views and spectacular nightly sunsets are sure to take your breath away, while the secluded, and the rarely frequented cove beach of “Playa La Macha” is waiting for you to explore just a nature hike away. Manuel Antonio National Park and its multiple white sand beaches rimmed with pristine rain forest, are the treasured jewel of Costa Rica’s park system and are just 5 minutes away while, Quepos, with its wide variety of shopping, restaurants, bars, Casino, markets, and sport-fishing fleet is less than 5 minutes in the other direction. Casa Maravilla Estate is centrally located to take advantage of both areas.

Three types of friendly monkeys visit the property regularly, as well as the fascinating and slow moving tree sloths (we have had up to 5 at a time), a large variety of birds, and a plethora of other sometimes hard to describe animals, so bring your camera and you’ll be sure to enjoy the best of the jungle and it’s amazing inhabitants from the terraces and gardens of this amazing luxury home.

So relax in your very own Estate Property while the wonderful staff and Chef work their magic so that you can have an extremely memorable vacation of a lifetime.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 7000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

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

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Casa Maravilla Estate is extremely suitable for children with its expansive space and infinity pool with a kids area...moreless

  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 17-18

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Marina
  • Rain Forests
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean:

    Walking distance to Playa La Macha and less than 5 minutes from Manuel Antonio's main beach....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Incredible Ocean view and magnificent Sunsets...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area off of the Kitchen but most of your meals will be in the beautiful outdoor and covered Rancho that overlooks the infinity swimming pool and Pacific Ocean sunsets....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 17 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Daily maid service will provide personalized wash and dry service twice per week....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    Top of the line linens...moreless

  • Living Room
  • PC
  • Parking:

    Large, expansive parking area...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Daily made service that will wash your personal wash items twice per week...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Leave all of your Cooking to your very own Gourmet Chef...moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    Brand new State of the Art Microwave...moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Brand new State of the Art Refrigerator...moreless

  • Stove:

    Industrial style stove with 6 burners...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    Multiple decks and patios...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Over an acre of land with 100 varieties of plants...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    State of the Art Barbeque Grill...moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Incredible infinity pool with children's area...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mid Season
Apr 4 - Aug 28, 2015
5 night min stay

$6,900
Green Season
Aug 29 - Nov 20, 2015
5 night min stay

$5,900
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$8,900
flat fee
Green Season
Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
5 night min stay

$5,900
Christmas
Dec 19 - Dec 25, 2015
7 night min stay

$13,900
flat fee
New Years 2016
Dec 26 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$15,900
flat fee
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay

$7,900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

- All Pricing is based on 12 guests. Please add $50 per person for each additional guest - up to 18 total.

- Please inquire for rates for limited nightly stays as well as extended vacations.


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Last updated: 04/16/2015
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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Quepos Domestic airlines
30 Metres
Nearest Barpub
El Arado, Z Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 29
30 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
El Arado, Z Restaurant

Car: Not Necessary

Activities: World Class Sport Fishing (you can watch the boats come and go from the house), Pristine beaches, Private beach, White Water Rafting, Canopy Tours, Mangrove Tours, Surfing, National Park, Four Wheeler Adventures, Hiking, Biking, Golf (Los Suenos Marriott 45 minutes), Gym, Wildlife Viewing (especially at the house!), Horseback Riding, Waterfall Tours, Shopping, Restaurants and Fine Dining, Cinema, Sightseeing, Swimming, Snorkeling & Diving, Boating, Sailing, Para sailing, Jet-skiing. Full Tour Menu provided upon check-in.

Enjoy complete privacy, tucked away in the heart of Manuel Antonio, the most exclusive vacation spot in Costa Rica, with its endless activities, numerous restaurants, and some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

Casa Maravilla provides you with the most private, perfect, vacation retreat... The full time staff includes a Gourmet Chef, Ronald, to prepare 3 meals per day, daily maid service, full time groundskeeper and Private Security Company along with a full time concierge manager to assist you with all your needs. The home is supplied with all the amenities you would enjoy at home, including: phone, high-speed wifi connection, dual temperature wine refrigerator, Direct TV, fine linens and towels, full kitchenware, Ipod capable speaker system, Ipod alarm clocks, DVD library of over 50 movies, barbeque, and much more.

Also included is a special guide to all of the area’s best tours as well as information and directions to the finest (or most interesting) restaurants, places, and beaches.

We are happy to help you with even the smallest of special requests to make your vacation special, or with the planning of weddings and events. With our years of experience, we can arrange practically anything you need. We can also recommend and handle the reservation of your rental cars, and the top sport-fishing boats, at the time of your home reservations, as these are best reserved in advance due to limited last minute availability. It is our sincerely pleasure to make your vacation as easy, fun, and enjoyable for you as possible, so please give us a call or e-mail, and then get ready to enjoy the best of Costa Rica, at Casa Maravilla Estate.

 

Owner info

About the owner: Our first Vacation Rental Business was established back in 2006 and quickly became one of the first luxury vacation rental companies in the Manuel Antonio area. We sold the company in 2009 and at the encouragement of many local luxury homes, have since re-entered the Property Management and Vacation Rental business in Manuel Antonio with the goal of providing our clients with unparalleled service and an impeccable attention to detail. Our inventory of properties representing all budget levels, is managed by our highly skilled team, ensuring the highest quality homes for our guests. All rentals include our premium concierge service; we will help you plan every detail of your trip, from booking in-country transportation to assisting with our most highly recommended tours. We also pride ourselves on our commitment to the environment, and are doing everything possible to make our homes eco-friendly. Book with CR Vacation Properties and rest assured you will have the best vacation of your lives! Let us assist you!

Why the Owner Chose Quepos:
Casa Maravilla Estate home is perfectly located in a private Gated community of only 2 homes in an exclusive part of Manuel Antonio . Complete with a Gourmet Chef to prepare up to 3 meals per day along with a private Concierge and full cleaning staff, will allow your vacation to be extremely relaxing and stress free.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
- One of the only Estate Homes in Manuel Antonio - Constructed entirely out of Almond wood - Large outdoor living area - Fully Gated community - Gourmet Chef Included - Jungle setting - Extremely large property - 6 completely independent bedrooms allowing privacy for all - Over 100 varieties of plants and flowers with significant outdoor lighting that illuminates the property at night. - Private Security Company - Full staff included - Exclusive Concierge Manager to help plan your exciting vacation and to tend to all of your requirements


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, italian

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Photos

  • Casa Maravilla Estate with barstools in the pool, waterfall, beach area

    Casa Maravilla Estate with barstools in the pool, waterfall, beach area

  • Outdoor living area with plasma TV dining and bar

    Outdoor living area with plasma TV dining and bar

  • Front of the Main House and Rancho

    Front of the Main House and Rancho

  • Spacious deck, pool and back of the house

    Spacious deck, pool and back of the house

  • Sunset from the house

    Sunset from the house

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Chef's area

    Chef's area

  • Bottom floor master with Ocean view and Kitchenette

    Bottom floor master with Ocean view and Kitchenette

  • 2 separate Casitas

    2 separate Casitas

  • Large Casita - sleeps 5

    Large Casita - sleeps 5

  • Gourmet Chef Ronald

    Gourmet Chef Ronald

  • Nightime ambiance

    Nightime ambiance

  • Dining above the infinity pool and pacific ocean - with incredible sunsets

    Dining above the infinity pool and pacific ocean - with incredible sunsets

  • New Beautiful Almond wood deck and lounging area

    New Beautiful Almond wood deck and lounging area

  • Great views

    Great views

  • Great Sky after sunset

    Great Sky after sunset

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Top floor Master with Ocean view

    Top floor Master with Ocean view

  • Large suite with 2 queen beds and kitchenette

    Large suite with 2 queen beds and kitchenette

  • Large Casita

    Large Casita

  • Casita 2 with Queen bed

    Casita 2 with Queen bed

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  • Sleeps
    18
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    6
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/16/2015
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