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Surfers Paradise! Beautiful Ocean View Home with Infinity Pool

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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
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  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Looking for something comfortable and with a certain amount of luxury, yet still a little exotic and adventurous? Welcome to Casa Sueños, The Dream House.

Set in the progressive, boutique community of Paradise Bay, Casa Sueños is open air design and living at it’s finest. Located only a short 5 minute walk from downtown San Juan del Sur, Casa Sueños was designed by the renowned architect Christopher Robertson (Pier 39 San Francisco and Finca las Nubes) and represents some of the most luxurious, and beautiful accommodations in San juan del Sur. This private home is perched on a ridge overlooking the beautiful bay of San Juan del Sur and the Pacific Ocean, allowing for both stunning ocean and jungle views. Enjoy daily visits from the communities local flock of magpie jays, and other wildlife living in the surrounding jungle. Being nestled in one of Central America’s most biologically diverse regions, sightings of sloths, parakeets, iguanas, margays and hummingbirds are common occurrences for guests at Casa Sueños.

Casa Sueños is more than a rental home, it is also our second home. As a result, we make sure that it is always well maintained, and lacks that cold, rental space feeling. Above all we are delighted to share our wonderful home away from home with you in our absence.

Casa Sueños is a fully air-conditioned 2 bedroom plus loft, 2 bathroom home boosting high ceilings, cool polished stamped concrete floors, and an open air concept that allows for fresh air to flow throughout the home. Both large bedrooms contain beautiful stone, en-suite bathrooms, large storage spaces, and views of either the ocean or jungle. Both bedrooms are well appointed with fine linens, pillows and two twin beds that can be joined together to make one king at your request.

Attention to detail such as large Japanese style sliding doors, unique locally made wood furniture and window coverings, local artwork, and decor, as well as genuine statues used in the filming of Survivor Nicaragua give the home a uniquely serene and peaceful feel. Casa Sueños provides you with the essential modern conveniences such as Wi-fi available in the home and on the grounds, flat screen TV, DVD, video library and comfortable couches which can be converted into beds. Boundaries between indoors and outdoors blend when sliding walls in the living room open to a large patio with ocean and jungle views.

As devoted foodies, we make sure the kitchen is stocked with everything one would need to make a gourmet meal. Gas range and oven, pots, pans, hand mixer, spices, large mixing and serving bowls, and dishes and cutlery for eight people. A coffee maker and espresso maker allow you to enjoy your cup of world class Nicaraguan coffee whatever way you prefer. A traditional north american style propane BBQ is available for your use, as well as all the necessary BBQ equipment.

Located just above the home is the incredible 15 meter infinity pool boasting an incredible view of the surrounding jungle and the bay of San Juan del Sur. The pool is shared amongst two homes, but rarely do you find yourself sharing it with others. This is the perfect place to watch the sunset over the pacific in the cool, comfortable pool waters. Comfortable pool furniture is provided for your use, and this is an excellent spot to simply relax, enjoy a cocktail, all while listening to the waves crash in the bay.

Casa Sueños is located a short 5 minute walk from the heart of downtown San Juan del Sur. The location of our home is second to none as a car is not required to take in the culture and amenities of this bustling surfing village. In town you will find fresh fruit and vegetables at the market, craft beer at La Cerveceria, ocean front dining at a number of restaurants, incredible cafe’s and eateries, exciting nightlife, and of course the beautiful San Juan del Sur beach. The gentle waves of San Juan del Sur bay are rarely big enough to surf. If surfing is your thing than we recommend renting a vehicle to drive to the nearby world class surf breaks of Maderas, Hermosa, Remanso, or Yankee.

An English and Spanish speaking “meet and greet” is included in the cost of rental. Our host can help you arrange a variety of activities in the area including zip lining, fishing, horse back riding, boat cruises, surf lessons, professional onsite massages, and spanish lessons. This home also enjoys the benefits of secure private parking, and the security of our gated community. Gardening and pool service is included, laundry service on request.

Please don’t hesitate to ask us for tips about the town and surrounding area. We are happy to provide you with our list of favourites, be it activities or restaurants.

If you do decide to rent a vehicle a four wheel drive high clearance vehicle is strongly recommended for accessing some of the more remote beaches north and south of San Juan del Sur. If you don’t feel like renting a vehicle to explore the areas around San Juan del Sur than we can arrange a punctual, friendly, and knowledgable driver at approximately the same rate as a car rental…and he can do surf lessons and take pictures of you and your group as you are catching your first waves. If this is a service that you are interested in then we suggest booking early as he is very popular in and around town.

If you don’t want to cook while you are on vacation, or you just want a break from eating at restaurants or preparing meals, we highly recommend that you ask us to arrange for you to have your own local cook and get to taste the exquisite local cuisine. You may have read a few positive things in our reviews about our cook Katalina…she is incredible.

Please inquire about our monthly and long term rates.

Other Things to Note:
The house is monitored 24/7 by the best security company in the country.
We provide two safes in the house to stash your valuables.
Cable television is included.
Fresh drinking water is included.
Air conditioning is provided in all rooms.
Parking is available for up to two vehicles.

Other Services:
1) Airport pick up. (The drive from Managua to San Juan del Sur takes about 2.5 hours. If you are landing after4PM, we recommend you to hire our PICK UP service, that will make it easy for you and us to do the check in, as our property manager will be in constant communication with the driver and they can also take you straight to the house.
2) Grocery shopping.
3) We can help you arrange tours to the different beaches for surfing, snorkeling or to go turtle watching.
3) Day tours to the different cities away from San Juan del Sur such as Masaya (Market with local souvenirs and volcano), Granada (Colonial city with access to Lake Nicaragua and Las Isletas), Los Pueblos Blancos (Where they sell wooden furniture, pottery and they have the biggest pant nurseries), Ometepe (Island made out of 2 volcanoes that stick out of Lake Nicaragua, which is the only one in the world with fresh water bull sharks). Leon (another colonial city which used to be the capital of Nicaragua), etc.
4) We can get you pretty good deal on car rentals, if you need to rent one while you are here.
5) Horse Back Riding.
6) In house masseuses.
7) Zip lines here and in Granada.
8) Laundry services.
Please ask prices for the different services, these services are not included in the rental price, as they are separate from the house.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18 Years old minimum age for renters....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    The owner Rob vacations 1 month a year here with his 5 and 7 year old kids....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed outside the house however....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 6-9

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

    2 twins that can be pushed together to make a king sized bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    2 twins that can be pushed together to make a king sized bed...moreless

  • Loft: 2 twin/ single

    2 twins that can be pushed together to make a king sized bed...moreless

  • Living Room: 3 sleep sofa /futon

    There are 3 convertible couches in the living room....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • We can arrange an affordable, safe and punctual airport pick-up from Managua ($100 each way). We highly recommend that you hire our wonderful cook/cleaner Catalina. She charges $5/meal/day (minimum of $30 to a max of $50/day) and her meals are as good or better than anything you will find in town. Many of our guests have commented that Catalina was one of the highlights of their trip. If you're looking to really just sit back relax and not worry about a thing then hiring Catalina is a no brainer....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Plenty of books and surf magazines to keep you occupied in the evening....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    There is a DVD player and a few surf videos to keep you entertained in the evenings....moreless

  • Games:

    The crib board makes for great quiet evening entertainment....moreless

  • Music Library:

    Bring your bluetooth device to play music using our Nixon Blaster bluetooth speaker....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    There is a Nixon Blaster bluetooth speaker for your music enjoyment....moreless

  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Monument View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    There are 7 chairs that can all be pulled up to the kitchen table for a large group....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    There is an air-conditioner in every room....moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    The living room features 3 convertible couches, a DVD player, a 40' flat screen TV, and a bluetooth speaker....moreless

  • Parking:

    There is parking in the driveway for up to 2 vehicles....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Professional grade cookwear and cooking utensils to cook simple to gourmet meals....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Enough dishes and utensils for 10 people....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Open floor plan kitchen/living area is great for socializing. All appliances are new, stainless steel and top of the line....moreless

  • Microwave

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    The deck at the pool has a number of chairs for lounging and getting tan lines....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    There is a stainless steel BBQ for guest use....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    We share the infinity pool with our sister house....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
C$185
C$1,200 C$3,000

Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$20 per night, per additional guest

Christmas
Dec 15 - Jan 5, 2016
5 night min stay
C$435
C$2,600

Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
C$205
C$1,300 C$4,000

Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$20 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$500
  • Cleaning Fee C$50
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is booked.


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Location

130 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Managua
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Henry's Iguana
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Downtown
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
San Juan del Sur Beach

Car: Not Necessary

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2010

About: This house is owned by two passionate surfers Rob Burnett and Danny Elder. We are Canadians who grew up enjoying all types of boardsports: snowboarding, skateboarding and wakeboarding. Once introduced to surfing we were both instantly hooked. Danny spends 3-4 months of the year surfing waves around the world, and when Rob isn't dreaming about the perfect uncrowded waves of Nicaragua he is running his business Freeride Boardshop.

Why San Juan Del Sur:
Danny travelled the entire globe searching for the perfect surf destination. After checking out Brazil, Australia, Mexico, Hawaii, Costa Rica, and Indonesia Danny decided to give Nicaragua a try. Within days he fell in love with the town of San Juan del Sur. The town has everything including killer surf within short driving distances. This house and it's sister house were both being built at the same time and we decided to buy this one because of it's amazing view of the San Juan del Sur bay.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The one thing that this house has that many of the other rentals in San Juan del Sur don't is that it is close enough to quickly walk to downtown, but at the same time it's far enough away that you enjoy the peacefulness and serenity of the lush area that surrounds the house. The location, view, pool and setting are all amazing.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Casa Suenos

    Casa Suenos

  • The pool.

    The pool.

  • The patio with 2 hammocks for afternoon siestas.

    The patio with 2 hammocks for afternoon siestas.

  • View of the living room and the 3 convertible couches.

    View of the living room and the 3 convertible couches.

  • View of the master bedroom with the 2 beds pushed together to make a king bed.

    View of the master bedroom with the 2 beds pushed together to make a king bed.

  • View of the master bedroom's bathroom.  Shower is behind photographer.

    View of the master bedroom's bathroom. Shower is behind photographer.

  • View of the 2nd bedroom.  Air conditioning in every room.

    View of the 2nd bedroom. Air conditioning in every room.

  • View of the main bathroom.

    View of the main bathroom.

  • View of the open concept living/dining room from the loft.

    View of the open concept living/dining room from the loft.

  • Our cook/cleaner/close friend Catalina.

    Our cook/cleaner/close friend Catalina.

  • Morgan's rock at Playa Maderas.

    Morgan's rock at Playa Maderas.

  • A sunset photo of the Jesus Statue across the bay.

    A sunset photo of the Jesus Statue across the bay.

  • View of the bay from the pool.

    View of the bay from the pool.

  • Another view of San Juan Del Sur and the Pacific ocean from the pool

    Another view of San Juan Del Sur and the Pacific ocean from the pool

  • Another view of the patio.

    Another view of the patio.

  • View from the open concept living room and one of the two sliding glass doors.

    View from the open concept living room and one of the two sliding glass doors.

  • View out the sliding glass doors of the master bedroom.

    View out the sliding glass doors of the master bedroom.

  • Another view of the master bathroom.  This one shows the hot water shower.

    Another view of the master bathroom. This one shows the hot water shower.

  • View out the sliding glass doors of the 2nd bedroom.  Armoire on the left.

    View out the sliding glass doors of the 2nd bedroom. Armoire on the left.

  • View of the beds in the loft.

    View of the beds in the loft.

  • Typical day surfing at a nearby surfbreak Playa Maderas.

    Typical day surfing at a nearby surfbreak Playa Maderas.

  • Playa Hermosa horses.

    Playa Hermosa horses.

  • A panoramic view of the bay from the Jesus Statue.

    A panoramic view of the bay from the Jesus Statue.

  • A photo taken at sunset by the pool.

    A photo taken at sunset by the pool.

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2.75
  • Property type
    House
Manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/09/2015
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