Quiet, Secure Location, Pool & 10 Minute Stroll to the Beach
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- Pets allowed:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Escape from stress and step into tranquility at Villa Mariposa, a quiet yet convenient retreat. The picturesque villa is one of ten "PRIVATELY OWNED" homes in a gated conclave unique in all of Tamarindo. A comfortable, ten minute walk brings guests to the fabulous Pacific surf and sand that draws visitors from all over the world.
Spacious bedrooms, central AC, hot water, and a cozy living room ensure your every comfort. Enjoy coffee in the morning or cocktails in the afternoon under the cool "palapa" while swinging in a comfortable hammock listening to birds sing all around. Villa Mariposa is the vacation that you need to rejuvenate and recharge your soul while providing fun and adventure under the Costa Rican sun and jungle tree tops.
Keywords: Villa, house, condo, townhouse, bungalo, casa, apartment
- Vacation Rental
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
- Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
Kitchen & Dining
- Cooking Utensils
- Linens Provided
- Parking Off Street
- Air Conditioning
- Electronic Safe, Hammock, Iron/Ironing Board, Coffee Maker, Blender, Toaster, Microwave, Wall Mounted Bathroom Hair Dryers, Washer/Dryer, Automatic gate operation for car entrance, on-site secuirty and maintenance, property manager offers cleaning services (some cleaning provided or can be arranged with the property manager at the guest's expense)....moreless
- Satellite / Cable:
- DVD Player
- CD Player
- Wireless Internet:
Pool & Spa
- Mountain Biking
- Horseback Riding
- Wildlife Viewing
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Fitness Center
- Sight Seeing
- Deep sea fishing, world class surfing with surfboard rentals and shops offering surfing lessons nearby, nightclubs, ATV rentals and tours, zip-line canopy tours, sightseeing by air via the nearby Tamarindo airport, volcano trips, bird watching, monkey sightings, beautiful sunsets, long expanse of sand allows for great beach jogging especially at low tide. Guests can make arrangements for sightseeing and adventure tours with the property manager for added convenience....moreless
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What a great place and wha a great time. Tararindo is a terrific place for a get-away-from-it-all vacation and Bob Wrobel's villa is perfect accomodation for it. Location is very convenient to the best resaurants and for surfers, it can' be beat. Be sure to visit the Monkey Park (on the way from Liberia) and the canopy tours. Low tide is best for snorkeling and SCUBA; best waves for us were in front of Casa Cook and at Lola's Place at Playa Avellanes. We're looking forward to a return visit soon.
- Guest John Potter
- Date of stay 07/05/05
- Review Submitted 07/05/05
We had a great time staying in this house. It has everything you need right there, and it's in a nice location. The pool was great for relaxing after a hard day of surfing. Everything I hoped it would be and more.
- Guest Matt Rodenheiser
- Date of stay 06/30/05
- Review Submitted 06/30/05
We were in Tamarindo the week of April 3rd. The villa was exactly as Robert described it. We made use of the DVD player and rented a few movies from the video store down the road. We enjoyed our stay especially lounging around the pool having a drink with a few of your neighbors. Our gratitude to Robert's property manager Gerald Desmonds for his assistance and willingness to provide information. Tamarindo is very beautiful and we found the restaurants, Drangonfly Grill comes to mind, to be fantastic.
- Guest Steve and Kira
- Date of stay 04/25/05
- Review Submitted 04/25/05
Great Location in NW Guanacaste.3 blocks to the beach, gated and fenced, guard on property at gate and walking perimeter 24/7 and in Costa Rica this is neccessary. New, quality furnishings, fine pool right outside and hammock to swing away your worries. Owner is involved so you will be treated right.
- Guest John_HAC27903
- Date of stay 04/20/05
- Review Submitted 04/20/05
We stayed in Robert's home over our February winter vacation in Tamarindo. What a great trip! For a family with young teenagers, the house was perfect. Great air conditioning, quiet neighborhood (Tamarindo can be noisy) and everything in the house was as described and in excellent condition. Being a short walk "up the hill" from town gets you out of the noise and dust. Robert was an excellent source of information about travel, surfing and the town. Everything he told us was "dead on." It was a pleasure to meet him at the end of our week! Thanks again, and we can't wait to return to Costa Rica.
- Guest Dave Tolson & Family
- Date of stay 04/15/05
- Review Submitted 04/15/05
Our family stayed in this house from April 8th - April 12, 2005. The house was very clean and nice, great community. we enjoyed very much and look forward in returning there in the future. The owners immediately returned our deposit when we arrived back in the states. Over all it was great accomidations
- Guest Glen Christen
- Date of stay 04/14/05
- Review Submitted 04/14/05
Great place; Nicely decorated; comfortable.New appliances. Recommend staying here if you don't want to be part of the Tamarindo 'scene' too much.
- Guest lesley_HAC27399
- Date of stay 04/12/05
- Review Submitted 04/12/05
Low Season (May 1st- June 30; Sept 1-Dec 18) ... US$570/week; US$1700/mo High Season (Jan 2-Apr 30;; July 1-Aug 30)... US$750/wk; US$2250/mo Holiday weeks for Christmas and New Years ... US$1400/wk 2009 Holiday weeks, Dec 19-Jan 1, 2010. 2010 Holiday weeks, Dec 18-Jan 1, 2011. Payment of Certified/Cashiers Check or Money Order. MasterCard, Visa & Discover accepted; PayPal, please add a 3% convenience fee. Typical minimum stay required is 3 nights. Please inquire for exceptions.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
This owner accepts: Credit cards.
Call the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: Living in Indiana, beach vacations are a must for my husband and me. We were once hooked on Mexican resorts. Thanks to a hurricane, we tried Costa Rica and fell in love with country as soon as we stepped off the plane. A few years later, we met with the realtor and happened upon the house that was just perfect for us. This is our only vacation property and we truly think of it as our house, not just an rental.
Why the Owner Chose Tamarindo:
The atmosphere in Tamarindo is ideal. Its all about enjoying the sunshine and the outdoors. Traveling to There are residens and travelers from around the world which adds a diverse international flavor to the Costa Rican culture. Everyone is so friendly. And everything we need is right there in Tamarindo.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Our house is located on one edge of town so we can easily access the beach and the vibrant shopping/restaurant area or retreat to our relaxing patio or pool to unwind. Its absolutely perfect!
- Primary: (812) 360-8555 (Indiana, USA)
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Sand and surf of Playa Tamarindo offers a variety of fun and activities.
Living room sofa coverts into a full sized bed for additional sleeping space.
Enjoy the gentle breeze under the palapa while relaxing in the hammock.
Two bedrooms and baths, including all linens needed for your stay.
The kitchen is fully equiped with cookware, appliances, dishware and cutlery.
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