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New-Casa De Barro Villa-5 Minute Walk to the Beach - Swimming Pool- Bikes

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NEW- Casa de Barro- Elegant Eco Friendly Earthen Villa

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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

New villa completed in March 2014.
Casa de Barro Villa is a short 5 minute walk to the beach. Enjoy the Ocean sound and breeze throughout the day. Private swimming pool with reclining beach chairs. 2 beach cruiser bicycles included with stay ($14 per day value-free).
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Construction Special- 25% discount. We are excited to share with you great news!
We are adding another villa to our location. It will be constructed almost identical to this villa.
This additional villa will be constructed in the lot next door, so there will be some construction noise. Hope this is not too much inconvenience to our guests, and appealing enough to take advantage of this great discount.
This construction will take place June through September Monday-Saturday 8am to 4pm.
Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns.

Villa details-
This villa was designed for style, comfort, convenience, natural environmental consideration and privacy. The room temperature inside the villa stays comfortable day and night as it was specially designed to stay cool using earthen construction and an open-air design to catch the Caribbean breezes. All windows and doors are screened from outside elements. The roof constructed of natural thatch palm leaves, which reflect the sun rays also keeping the villa cool. You have to see the house to appreciate the quality textiles, artistic design, and elegant simplicity incorporated throughout this villa.
The ingenuity earthen construction of this villa consists of excavating dirt from the adjacent swimming pool to construct the earthen walls of the home, giving the villa the earthen adobe look.. Please see more details below…
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Ground Transportation-
As far as ground transportation, the highlight of our guests trip we are told is always the river rafting trip. It includes ground transportation to Or from our villa on to San Jose, day of rafting, breakfast and lunch. The cost is $99 pp.
I Just thought I'd mention this as renting a car is not always necessary for getting around our area, as I include 2 bikes with our villa rental if you would like to travel by this means. Also, taxis and the bus system is also easy and convenient..
Please let me know if I can help in booking this rafting trip.
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Eco-Friendly Custom Villa-
The owner took great architectural consideration in using as much native natural materials as possible and still defining the comforts of the clients standards.
The foundation was constructed of gavel and the base walls of dirt. The dirt was excavated from the properties private swimming pool and filled in the earth bags. After filling the bags with gravel and dirt they are then laid one on top of the other to form the walls. The walls are then stuccoed to protect the bags from the elements and finished for a stylish unique earthen/ Adobe look. The earth bags materials are of recycled polypropylene bulk bags.
(Please see the pictures of the front of the house defining the detail of the adobe structure and look).

All the lighting fixtures and accessories were hand-made from natural materials such as wood and coconut shells, thus eliminating the use of synthetic products.
Custom low voltage LED lighting used for energy conservation.
For an unsurpassed Caribbean vacation, please visit us at Casa de Barro.



Meals-Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Local Suitability-
Brick Oven Pizza and restaurant/bar with pool table 5 minute walk away and 20 minute walk to town which is said to have over 60 restaurants to choose from in one of the most diverse varieties to choose from in all of Central America.

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4.


Kitchen & Dining-
Kitchen
Bar Area
Refrigerator
Cooking Utensils
Japanese Piezo gas Stove
Dishes & Utensils
Toaster
Coffee Maker

Amenities-
Parking
Linens Provided

Other Amenities-
Hammock, safe, 2 beach bikes, sea kayak with deposit/ availability and 2 beach chairs.

Entertainment Premises-
Bird/ animal watching

Activities- Local
Whitewater Rafting
Rafting
Snorkeling
Deep sea Fishing
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Kayaking
Hiking
Fishing
Surfing
Swimming
Snorkeling/Diving
Medical Services
Health/Beauty Spa
Paddle Boating
Restaurants
Botanical Garden
Moto/Quads/Electric Bicycles

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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times around swimming pool....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Wheelchair access on main level bedroom, but no shower in bathroom in said main level. Only shower is upstairs....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Included with stay ($14 value per day-free)....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Construction Promotion
Apr 7 - Jul 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$105
$735
Summer/Fall
Aug 1 - Oct 8, 2015
2 night min stay
$145
$950
Fall Season
Oct 9 - Nov 29, 2015
1 night min stay
$125
$800
Christmas
Nov 30 - Jan 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$195
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$139
$900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 13%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007


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Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • NEW- Casa de Barro- Elegant Eco Friendly Earthen Villa

    NEW- Casa de Barro- Elegant Eco Friendly Earthen Villa

  • Our villa has been a great romantic getaway for couples.

    Our villa has been a great romantic getaway for couples.

  • Private swimming pool

    Private swimming pool

  • View of swimming pool from our villa.

    View of swimming pool from our villa.

  • Main level bedroom with view out  to swimming pool.

    Main level bedroom with view out to swimming pool.

  • See Earthen view.  Villa was constructed of Earth materials extracted from pool.

    See Earthen view. Villa was constructed of Earth materials extracted from pool.

  • This is a Premier River of Costa Rica. Difficulty:ClassIII-IV-18miles
38 rapids

    This is a Premier River of Costa Rica. Difficulty:ClassIII-IV-18miles 38 rapids

  • Beach, south of Puerto Viejo.

    Beach, south of Puerto Viejo.

  • Our private swimming pool.

    Our private swimming pool.

  • Swimming pool lounging area. View looking toward our villa.

    Swimming pool lounging area. View looking toward our villa.

  • Kitchen island view looking out to grounds private swimming pool.

    Kitchen island view looking out to grounds private swimming pool.

  • View from balcony looking into kitchen/ living room.

    View from balcony looking into kitchen/ living room.

  • Master Bedroom with window seat and closets.

    Master Bedroom with window seat and closets.

  • Main level bedroom.

    Main level bedroom.

  • See Earthen view.  Villa was constructed of Earth materials extracted from pool.

    See Earthen view. Villa was constructed of Earth materials extracted from pool.

  • Sunrise at entrance of beach to Casa de Barro

    Sunrise at entrance of beach to Casa de Barro

  • Sloth outside master bedroom window.

    Sloth outside master bedroom window.

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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Villa
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 04/25/2015
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