Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Villa Casa Bonita Has it All-Walk to Beach/Pool/Jungle/Privacy/Wifi/Concierge

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 04/20/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Welcome to Villa Casa Bonita, where you will enjoy affordable luxury in a perfect location! Nestled in the jungle, where the mountains cascade to the sea, high enough to enjoy the cool ocean breezes, yet an easy 5-minute walk to spectacular beaches, Casa Bonita is the ideal getaway. Whether it's swimming in the infinity pool, dining al fresco by the pool in the moonlight or at any of numerous casual or fine restaurants, relaxing on the palm-fringed beaches or taking advantage of the many water sports and other outdoor activities available, or simply swaying in a hammock to the music of the jungle and ocean, Casa Bonita has something for everyone. Vacation in the utmost comfort, with 4 large bedrooms (3 with private balconies), a fully equipped kitchen, a large screen TV and DVD player, cable TV programming, Wi-Fi, and all the comforts of home. Maid and chef service are optionally available.


Description of the house: Villa Casa Bonita was lovingly designed to be an extension of the outdoors, to give its guests the sensation of being outside even when indoors. The front of the house opens to the spectacular sight and sounds of the ocean, and to lush landscaping, while the focal point of the back of the house is the gorgeous 18-ft waterfall and grotto garden carved out of the mountain. The palm roof, sky-blue ceilings in many of the rooms, adobe-style architecture, and the many unique, nature-inspired artistic features add to the sense of being surrounded by nature. The surrounding jungle is home to many exotic species of wildlife: white-faced monkeys, toucans, parrots, and hummingbirds, to name a few. You can luxuriate in the gorgeous infinity pool, explore the surrounding jungle, or watch the wildlife from the comfort of a hammock or rocking chair on the veranda.

Amenities: While nature is the inspiration for Villa Casa Bonita, modern conveniences are part of your luxury vacation, and we do our best to provide you with all the comforts of home. For entertainment indoors, there’s a large screen TV with cable programming and DVD player, internet access, and an assortment of games, DVDs, and books . The fully equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven, slow cooker, blender, coffee pot, and cappucino/espresso maker, in addition to the refrigerator, range, and oven. Laundry amenities include a full-size washer and drier, iron, and ironing board. We provide all linens, and hair driers and toiletries are available for your use. We also provide pool and beach toys, and plenty of beach towels, chairs, and umbrellas.

Activities: There are endless opportunities for outdoor entertainment as well. Of course, Dominical is most famous for the beauty and powerful surf of its spectacular beaches, just a 5-minute walk from Casa Bonita. If you’ve ever wanted to learn to surf, here’s your chance; there are a number of surf schools in Dominical to choose from. There are also many other activities we can help arrange for you in and around Dominical, including scuba diving, snorkeling, horseback riding, jungle tours, waterfall tours, a visit to the Parque Reptilandia (Reptile Park), whitewater rafting, tubing, mountain biking, ATV tours, yoga, and massage. Dominical and the nearby towns of Uvita and Ojochal are also home to many excellent restaurants, ranging from casual to fine dining.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 4400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Jungle Bedroom: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Ocean Bedroom: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Waterfall Bedroom: 3 double, 1 baby crib

    ...moreless

  • Each bedroom also has a wardrobe and dresser. 3 of the bedrooms have private balconies and private bathrooms with walk-in showers. Air mattresses are also available if needed for extra guests....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Forests
  • 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
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Grab a towel, walk down to the beach, jump into the ocean in less than 5 minutes....moreless

  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    WiFi, cable Internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Beach towels also provided...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    Private chef optional...moreless

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Infinity pool with Ocean view...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 19 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2015 Green (up to 4 guests)
Apr 15 - Aug 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$310

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

2015 Low (up to 4 guests)
Sep 1 - Dec 14, 2015
3 night min stay
$210

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

2015 High (up to 4 guests)
Dec 15 - Dec 19, 2015
5 night min stay
$465

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

2015 Holiday (up to 4 guests)
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2016
5 night min stay
$580

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

2016 High (up to 4 guests)
Jan 3 - Apr 14, 2016
5 night min stay
$465

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest. We may ask for a reservation/security deposit of $1000 for rentals of 2 weeks or longer.

To hold a reservation, a $500 reservation/property deposit is due within 7 days of booking (the deposit is refunded following your departure). The rental rate is split into 2 payments, 50% due 60 days before arrival and the other 50% due 30 days before arrival. The deposit can be a personal check, but rental payments need to be wired to our Costa Rican account in order to comply with tax laws.


Please wait... Travel with confidence

Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 04/20/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

150 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Roca Verde
150 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Roca Verde
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
Playa Dominical

Car: Recommended

Dominical is most famous for the beauty and powerful surf of its spectacular beaches, just a 5-minute walk from Villa Casa Bonita. If you’ve ever wanted to learn to surf, here’s your chance; there are a number of surf schools in Dominical to choose from. There are also many other activities we can help arrange for you in and around Dominical, including scuba diving, snorkeling, horseback riding, jungle tours, waterfall tours, a visit to the Parque Reptilandia (Reptile Park), whitewater rafting, tubing, mountain biking, ATV tours, yoga, and massage. Dominical and the nearby towns of Uvita and Ojochal are also home to many excellent restaurants, ranging from casual to fine dining.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: My husband and I bought Villa Casa Bonita in May, 2011, as a future retirement home. We'll retire in about 10 years, but until then wanted to rent it as a vacation home to others, and share our love of the beach! We've been going back and forth to Costa Rica for many years now (my parents retired in Costa Rica about 25 years ago, so we visit as often as we can). We know you'll enjoy Villa Casa Bonita as much as we do, and look forward to welcoming you!

Why the Owner Chose Dominical:
We love Costa Rica, having visited many times already. Our dream was to retire by the beach, and have been fortunate enough to find Villa Casa Bonita, which is in a perfect location. With the beach and surrounding mountains and jungle, as well as a charming little town just down the road, there are many activities and opportunities to enjoy ourselves in the area, so it's an ideal vacation spot!


Contact us

Speaks: english, german

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

Loading...
1 of 1
 

Photos

  • Time to relax

    Time to relax

  • Villa Casa Bonita surrounded by jungle

    Villa Casa Bonita surrounded by jungle

  • Discover art throughout the house

    Discover art throughout the house

  • Watch a fisher trawler from the infinity pool

    Watch a fisher trawler from the infinity pool

  • Listen to the ocean waves

    Listen to the ocean waves

  • The infinity pool that completes paradise

    The infinity pool that completes paradise

  • Master Bedroom Suite

    Master Bedroom Suite

  • Jungle Bedroom Suite

    Jungle Bedroom Suite

  • Ocean Bedroom Suite

    Ocean Bedroom Suite

  • Tropical Playa Dominical

    Tropical Playa Dominical

  • Humpback whales show off at Marino Ballena National Park

    Humpback whales show off at Marino Ballena National Park

  • Dominical surfers, courtesy of Christian Haugen

    Dominical surfers, courtesy of Christian Haugen

  • Villa Casa Bonita welcomes you

    Villa Casa Bonita welcomes you

  • Side view

    Side view

  • Waterfall and grotto garden view from the inside

    Waterfall and grotto garden view from the inside

  • View from the living room

    View from the living room

  • The veranda - our favorite spot. Why not enjoy a meal out here?

    The veranda - our favorite spot. Why not enjoy a meal out here?

  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

  • Master Bathroom with waterfall view

    Master Bathroom with waterfall view

  • Wake up in the jungle

    Wake up in the jungle

  • Look out onto the ocean after waking up

    Look out onto the ocean after waking up

  • Ziplining, courtesy Jack Ewing, Hacienda Baru

    Ziplining, courtesy Jack Ewing, Hacienda Baru

  • Courtesy of Jack Ewing, Hacienda Baru

    Courtesy of Jack Ewing, Hacienda Baru

  • Dominical sunset, photo courtesy of Christian Haugen

    Dominical sunset, photo courtesy of Christian Haugen

VRBO #357393

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, May 05, 2015

$210 - $580 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Villa
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, german
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/20/2015
Email owner

+1 8322051510

Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

Share this property via Email

Villa Casa Bonita has it all-Walk to beach/Pool/Jungle/Privacy/WiFi/Concierge

Dominical #388657ha

4 BR  3.5 BA  Sleeps 10

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.