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View of Casa Vela from the pool.

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Last updated: 12/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Carrillo house description

Casa Vela is a fabulous custom home located about 2 hours south of the Liberia International Airport in the small beachfront community of Playa Carrillo. The area is home to some of the prettiest beaches in Costa Rica and Casa Vela has beautiful ocean views with Pacific sunrises and sunsets. Enjoy the peace and quiet of Carillo from this wonderful home or drive a short distance into Samara for more action! Carrillo is well known for world-class sport fishing and many boats are available for fishing trips in the area. This is one of the hidden gems of coastal Costa Rica.

Casa Vela is a new custom home located 1,100 feet above the Carrillo beach. The master bedroom opens onto the pool patio and has a view of the Pacific Ocean. The infinity pool is adjoined by a large heated Jacuzzi. Both bedrooms have private baths and large closets. The kitchen is custom and fully equipped, with gas stove, double ovens, microwave and all necessary cookware. The house is fully air conditioned and each room has ceiling fans.

The mountaintop neighborhood is very quiet and peaceful and the Carrillo area itself is very safe for visitors. This is a great destination for families, with plenty of exciting options for adventure nearby.

Keywords: Mountain Top, Peaceful, Custom Home, Pool, Beach, Surfing, Fishing, Adventure

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Concierge

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Limited Accessibility
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Don't forget the mountaintop views, peace and quiet in the community, safety and security and nearby attractions! ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching

                  Location Type

                  • Beach View:

                    From 1100 feet up, you will have an incredible view of Camaronal Surf Beach as well as the panorama of the Pacific Ocean ...moreless

                  • Ocean View:

                    Beautiful mountain top location with incredible sweeping view of the Pacific Ocean as well as mountains behind the house. Sunrise & sunset vistas....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rafting
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Catering Available
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Gazebo
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Porch / Veranda

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub
                  • Private Pool
                   

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                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $450 $450
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $2,750 $10,800
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  A valid credit card must be given to owner as security against major damage to home. The house will be inspected within 24 hours of guests departure. The card will not be used unless damage exceeds $500.00.

                  50% DEPOSIT DUE AT TIME OF BOOKING. BALANCE DUE 30 DAYS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL. We accept MasterCard and Visa.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/21/2014
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                  Location

                  75 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Liberia
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Carrillo Beach
                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2008

                  About the owner: I am a widow who does spend a good bit of time in Costa Rica especially during the winter months. I operate a sportfishing travel and tournament business.

                  Why the Owner Chose Carrillo:
                  The location is very accessible from the States. The views are nothing short of spectacular, the area is very safe and secure, the sportfishing is terrific and the people are very friendly and helpful.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  The location is very peaceful. It is a wonderful place to get away from it all and is a great place for kids. There is a lot to do in the area including a surf school, horseback riding, jungle trips and a native zoo.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • View of Casa Vela from the pool.

                    View of Casa Vela from the pool.

                  • The guest bedroom has two large beds, private bathroom and mountaintop view.

                    The guest bedroom has two large beds, private bathroom and mountaintop view.

                  • View from the patio! Infinity pool and ocean below.

                    View from the patio! Infinity pool and ocean below.

                  • Custom kitchen fully outfitted with all appliances, utensils and cookware.

                    Custom kitchen fully outfitted with all appliances, utensils and cookware.

                  • The covered outdoor sitting area includes gas barbecue grill.

                    The covered outdoor sitting area includes gas barbecue grill.

                  • Horseback riding on nearby Carrillo Beach.

                    Horseback riding on nearby Carrillo Beach.

                  • A leaping sailfish off Carrillo.

                    A leaping sailfish off Carrillo.

                  • Zip lining through the jungle in Carrillo.

                    Zip lining through the jungle in Carrillo.

                  • Beautiful evenings with the sky full of stars

                    Beautiful evenings with the sky full of stars

                  • The master bedroom overlooks the pool, patio and Pacific Ocean.

                    The master bedroom overlooks the pool, patio and Pacific Ocean.

                  • The living room features leather sofas, and a flat screen satellite television

                    The living room features leather sofas, and a flat screen satellite television

                  • View from the dining room overlooking the patio and pool.

                    View from the dining room overlooking the patio and pool.

                  • Another view of the living room with comfy sofas and rustic furniture.

                    Another view of the living room with comfy sofas and rustic furniture.

                  • Heated Jacuzzi with waterfall!

                    Heated Jacuzzi with waterfall!

                  • Sportfishing on one of the many local charter boats.

                    Sportfishing on one of the many local charter boats.

                  • The sunsets on Carrillo Beach are breathtaking!

                    The sunsets on Carrillo Beach are breathtaking!

                  • The area offers great fishing for a variety of species including mahimahi.

                    The area offers great fishing for a variety of species including mahimahi.

                  VRBO #313840

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 21, 2014

                  $450 per night (USD)
                  4

                  2 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 5

                  View calendar: Updated 12/21/14
                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within a few days
                  • Response rate: 66%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/21/2014
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                  (305) 361-9258 (Florida, USA)

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