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Secluded Jungle Casita Near Spectacular Beaches and Quaint Village.

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Last updated: 07/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property 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


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Massage


  • 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


  • 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


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


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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • 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. Lots of wildlife and birds, tropical vegetation. Morning sounds of wildlife and surf sounds....moreless

  • Village:

    Approximately 15-minute walk to the village of Puerto Viejo, which has lots of great restaurants, music, entertainment and shopping....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:

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

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 3 people


  • 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


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

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


  • 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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3 night min stay
$499 $1,900
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  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
  • Taxes Not included


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Last updated: 07/22/2015
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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Limon International
300 Metres
Nearest Barpub
The Point
0.25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 36
0.35 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Point
250 Metres
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



  • Casita Rondon

    Casita Rondon

  • Property entrance gate

    Property entrance gate

  • View from Casita Rondon terrace

    View from Casita Rondon terrace

  • Casita Rondon interior

    Casita Rondon interior

  • Breakfast counter

    Breakfast counter

  • Decorative screened windows for ventilation.

    Decorative screened windows for ventilation.

  • Casita Rondon interior

    Casita Rondon interior

  • Casita Rondon entrance

    Casita Rondon entrance

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

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

  • The beach at Playa Negra, 250 meters from Casita Rondon

    The beach at Playa Negra, 250 meters from Casita Rondon

  • Afternoon at Playa Negra with Cahuita Point in the background

    Afternoon at Playa Negra with Cahuita Point in the background

  • Casita Rondon.

    Casita Rondon.

  • Casita Rondon private terrace

    Casita Rondon private terrace

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

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

  • Galley kitchen

    Galley kitchen

  • Morning in the jungle.

    Morning in the jungle.

  • Speedy the Sloth hanging around the garden.

    Speedy the Sloth hanging around the garden.

  • Amazing variety at Old Harbour in Puerto Viejo.

    Amazing variety at Old Harbour in Puerto Viejo.

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

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

  • Town from Playa Negra

    Town from Playa Negra

VRBO #473769

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Date last modified - Sunday, August 02, 2015

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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Calendar last updated 07/22/2015
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From the US: 011 506 8701 0157

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