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Secluded Jungle Casita Near Spectacular Beaches and Quaint Village.

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Afternoon at Playa Negra with Cahuita Point in the background

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Last updated: 01/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Puerto Viejo house description

Recently built artistic studio house, elevated in the rain forest. Lots of privacy. Spectacular jungle setting with the sounds of the surf in the background. Terrace for outdoor living and wildlife observing. 5 minutes walk to pristine beach; 15 minutes walk to town. Privacy and security on the grounds of primary residence. Modern, convenient bathroom and galley stovetop kitchen with refrigerator. Paradise with all the amenities. Fully equipped with cooking utensils and dishes. Linens included. Plenty of local tours and individual activities, including snorkeling, jungle and mountain hiking, wildlife tours, chocolate and coffee production. Great selection of local and international cuisine.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 325 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Car Available
          • Massage

          Suitability

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

            18 yo, with credit card and passport...moreless

          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Smoking Allowed:

            On terrace and outdoor areas....moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

            Sleeps maximum 2...moreless

          • Open floor plan studio house, vaulted ceilings.

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            New, convenient tiled bathroom....moreless

          • Modern tiled bathroom with shower, hot water.

          Other Amenities

              • Services such as massage, catering, laundry, etc. can be arranged to suit guest needs. Rental car delivered to house for all or part of your visit....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Games:

                Cribbage, dominoes, playing cards, jigsaw puzzles....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                219 satellite channels, including HBO, Showtime, CNN International, BBC. Languages include Spanish, English, Italian, French and German....moreless

              • Stereo:

                Small CD player....moreless

              • Television:

                Flat screen HD suitable for satellite or streaming from personal laptop....moreless

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Rural:

                Secluded natural rain forest jungle a quarter mile walk to beach, mile walk to village of Puerto Viejo...moreless

              • Village:

                Approximately 15-minute walk to the village of Puerto Viejo....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Paragliding
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Kitchen bar seats 2; outdoor eating area seats 3....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 3 people

              General

              • Linens Provided:

                Sheets, pillows and cases and kitchen towels provided....moreless

              • Living Room:

                satellite TV...moreless

              • Parking:

                Space for additional car....moreless

              • Telephone:

                Cell phone coverage with international coverage from your home country provider....moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                Laundry service (wash, dry, fold) for $10/load....moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Basics for cooking for one or two people. Kitchen specialty items available upon request....moreless

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Typical Costa Rican outdoor living area with hammock, lounging chairs, outdoor eating area, ceiling fan and light....moreless

              • Bicycles:

                Bicycles for rent in town (10-minute ride)...moreless

              • Boat:

                Charter typical Caribbean power boats through local guides....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Lower-level covered patio/carport; garden areas....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Sea kayaks available for rent through local venders....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Well-tended, fenced jungle garden with flowers, fruits and lots of birds and other wildlife....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Wood or charcoal fires...moreless

               

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              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $79
              $499 $1,900
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Reservation rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Payments through the secure, safe, guaranteed VRBO system. Check-in 3pm, check-out 9am (negotiable based on transportation schedules).


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 01/20/2015
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              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              270 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Juan Santamaria, SJO, San Jose
              0.35 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              The Point
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Hwy 36
              0.35 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              The Point
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Playa Negra

              Car: Not Necessary

              The small fishing village of Puerto Viejo offers a variety of restaurants featuring fresh seafood, fruits and vegetables, vegan fare. Night life abounds. Great beaches within walking distance (award-winning for cleanliness, safety, purity of water, lack of crowds). Adventures include the Jaguar Rescue Center, Sloth Sanctuary, Cahuita National Park, The Gandoca Reserve, exploring the coastal mountains. Local culture abounds including an eclectic mix of influences, including Jamaican, Indigenous groups, Tico and a wide range of foreign residents.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2010

              About the owner: American living in Costa Rica with a great appreciation of the beauty, active lifestyle and diversity of the South Caribbean.

              Why the Owner Chose Puerto Viejo:
              Casita Rondon offers a unique opportunity to live in the natural, unspoiled beauty of the jungle. Tropical birds and wildlife abound. Sloths, toucans, raptors, parrots, iguanas and agoutis are daily visitors to the grounds. Very private setting a short walking distance to the beach, restaurants, bars and other amenities. Excellent public and private transportation services directly to and from house.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Elevated structure provides sea breezes and spectacular views over and into the jungle. Privacy with the security of owner residence nearby. Great place to retreat to after a day of adventures and fun. Huge range of restaurant or home cooking options.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english, spanish

               

              Photos

              • Afternoon at Playa Negra with Cahuita Point in the background

                Afternoon at Playa Negra with Cahuita Point in the background

              • Morning in the jungle.

                Morning in the jungle.

              • Amazing variety at Old Harbour in Puerto Viejo.

                Amazing variety at Old Harbour in Puerto Viejo.

              • Reina de la Noche (Queen of the Night) in the garden outside Casa Rondon

                Reina de la Noche (Queen of the Night) in the garden outside Casa Rondon

              • Casita Rondon.

                Casita Rondon.

              • Decorative screened windows for ventilation.

                Decorative screened windows for ventilation.

              • The beach at Playa Negra, 400 meters from Casa Rondon

                The beach at Playa Negra, 400 meters from Casa Rondon

              • Speedy the Sloth hanging around the garden.

                Speedy the Sloth hanging around the garden.

              • Fresh fruits, veggies, chocolate, cheeses and much more at Saturday Market.

                Fresh fruits, veggies, chocolate, cheeses and much more at Saturday Market.

              • The Casita ceiling provides breezes and beauty as you nod off.

                The Casita ceiling provides breezes and beauty as you nod off.

              • The view from the Casita terrace.

                The view from the Casita terrace.

              VRBO #473769

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, January 28, 2015

              $79 per night (USD)
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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              • Sleeps
                2
              • Bedrooms
                1
              • Bathrooms
                1
              • Property type
                House
              • Reviews
                3
              Owner
              Member since: 2013
              Speaks: english, spanish
              • Response time: Within 12 hours
              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 01/20/2015
              Email owner

              +506 8701-0157
              From the US: 011 506 8701 0157

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