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Dramatic Ocean View Cottage with Dense Primary Rainforest.

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On the edge of paradise at Pacific Edge.

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Last updated: 09/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Dominical bed and breakfast description

This large screened native hardwood cabin is on a unique property, built on a finger ridge, and is in the area known as Escaleras de Dominical. This unique Costa Rica vacation rental is designed for the 'Eco-minded Guests' seeking an imaginative escape in an environment that is both picturesque and unspoiled. Perched 600 feet above the breathtaking coastal white water surf line, and the other side a densely wooded primary rain forest wildlife sanctuary, alive with the cry of Howler Monkeys and Toucans, backgrounded with the sound of the crashing surf below.
Your cabin/cottage is screened and has ceiling fans, no AC. The room is airy and spacious. The room is decorated with colorful Guatemalan bedspreads and curtains. The bedding is 100% cotton on orthopedic mattresses. The kitchenette has a 2 burner electric table top stove and a electric frying pan, toaster and refridgerator. As well as coffee maker, with coffee, creamer and sugar provided. The bathroom is actually 2 spaces, one with a large counter with mirror and the toilet. Separate is the shower and a sink with mirror. There is also a large balcony, not screened, with a hammock, a day bed, 2 chairs and small table.
Located at Pacific Edge Eco lodge, it is one of 4 cottages, therefore you can inquiry about our other deluxe or standard cottage and the 2 bedroom 2 bath bungalow availablity if more room is needed. Very private, and quiet. Maximum people on the whole property would be 12. There is a swimming pool and 2 observation towers for birdwatching, sunset viewing, or just relaxing. Endless sunsets can be view from a large deck built on the edge of a dropoff in front.
**Breakfast is offered to our guests by full menu, it is not included in the cottage rental price. Breakfast is served from 7:30 am to 9 am. There is fresh tropical fruit platters, eggs, huevos rancheros, spanish torta, toasts, pancakes, fresh juice and smoothies to choose from the menu. Or you can prepare your own breakfast and other meals in your cottage. Coffee, creamer and sugar is provided.
** 4Wheel drive is necessary.
** We close at dark (6pm) for check ins, unless you have stayed with us before. Sundays check-in closes at 3pm, or ask us about this.

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Bed And Breakfast

      Meals

      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included

          Suitability

          • Smoking Allowed:

            only on the balcony and the deck area....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            There are 3 dogs on the premise....moreless

          • Not Suitable For Children:

            children 13 or over accepted...moreless

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1

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          • one large room with a king size bed (2 twins together) and a double bed, with orthopedic mattress and 100% cotton bed linens, colorful Guatemalan bedspreads. Privacy curtain between the 2 beds. Balcony with hammock, day bed, 2 chairs and small table....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom with large counter, mirror and toilet and another room with shower and sink with mirror. Hot water in the shower....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Breakfast is offered, but not included in the rental price from 7:30 am - 9 am, in our open air rancho. There is a full menu to order from, fresh fruits, egg's, pancakes, toast, juices and smoothies....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            There is a kitchenette with refridgerator,2 burner electric hot plate, electric frying pan, coffee maker, toaster,dishes and pans. ...moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            coffee, creamer and sugar provided...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            12...moreless

          • Toaster
          • Seating for 12 people

          Amenities

          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Linens Provided

          Entertainment

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                available for local in country calls...moreless

              • Internet

              Pool & Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    only 4 cabins so maximum is 12 people, however most of the time you are by yourself, as most everyone is out for the day on activities....moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Large deck in the front of the property with lounge chairs and a table with chairs for dining. Also a deck around the pool area, which is more shaded....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    lawn area in front of the path to the cottage and next to the deck. Gardens located thru out the property....moreless

                  • Balcony:

                    Your cottage has a balcony with hammock, day bed 2 chairs and small table....moreless

                  • Golf:

                    There is a golf course located 45 minutes away to the south....moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    available for rent in dominical...moreless

                  Theme

                      • Away From It All

                      Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        Be on the 'edge of paradise' at Pacific Edge where the foothills of Costa Rica's tallest mountain, Mt. Chirripo,(12,533 ft) meets the Pacific Ocean. ...moreless

                      • Ocean View:

                        breath taking ocean views with dramatic sunsets nearly every night. During the right season, humpback whales can be sighted in the bay below us....moreless

                      • Beach View:

                        amazing coastline whitewater view all the way to Manwell Antonio State Park and Quepos. The view changes with the incoming and outgoing tides....moreless

                      Activities

                      • Festivals
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Paragliding
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                      • Golf
                      • Rafting
                      • Kayaking
                      • Swimming
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Surfing
                      • Cycling
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Medical Services
                      • Hiking
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Groceries
                      • Restaurants
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Photography
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Walking
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Boating
                      • Shelling
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Laundromat
                      • Fishing
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Rainy season
                      Aug 9 - Dec 1, 2014
                      1 night min stay
                      $75
                      $450
                      Pre-Summer
                      Dec 2 - Dec 24, 2014
                      1 night min stay
                      $80
                      $504
                      Christmas-New Years
                      Dec 25 - Jan 3, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $80
                      $560
                      Summer
                      Jan 4 - Mar 28, 2015
                      1 night min stay
                      $80
                      $504
                      Easter Week
                      Mar 29 - Apr 5, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $80
                      $560
                      Pre-rainy season
                      Apr 6 - Apr 30, 2015
                      1 night min stay
                      $80
                      $530
                      Rainy season 2015
                      May 1 - Nov 30, 2015
                      1 night min stay
                      $75
                      $450

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      Rainy season and pre-rainy season rates there is a 10% discount for 4,5 and 6 days ($67.50 a night).

                      Pre summer and Summer rates there is a 5% discount for 4,5,and 6 days ($76 a night).

                      Contact us for rates of our other cottages and 2 bedroom bungalow.

                      A reservation form will be sent out upon inquiry of rental. Credit card details are taken, the credit card is not charged at this time. There is a cancelation policy and the card will be charged accordingly to the policy. Cash can be paid upon arrival, or by credit card 5% fee. * All Christmas - New year reservations (Dec. 20 - Jan. 10) and Easter week are prepaid with no refund for cancelation


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                      Last updated: 09/17/2014
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                      Location

                      • Hacienda Barú National Wildlife Refuge

                        "Guided and un-guided nature rain forest walks; zip-line;tree climbing. See sloths, monkeys,..."

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                      • San Clemente Bar and Grill

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                      25 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      national airport quepos, international SJO
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Dominicalito

                      Car: Necessary

                      SURFING, SWIMMING, BEACH WALKING -Driving 5 - 20 minutes north or south of Pacific Edge, you will encounter at least a dozen beaches, some very isolated. Some with World Class Surf, such as Dominical, Dominicalito, Punta Dominical point break, and Playa Hermosa.

                      The Whales Tale, south of Pacific Edge near Uvita, is a rare tombolo, a geologic formation, where sand was deposited at the base of a rocky island over centuries of tides which connected the head to the coast, creating this 'whales tale'. This is the beginning of Ballena Marine National Park, the beaches south of here are all more protected with smaller waves from the reef and rocks offshore.

                      WHALE WATCHING ~ SNORKELING ~ and

                      Exploring BALLENA MARINE NATIONAL PARK

                      This is where the Humpback Whales migrate to have their babies from both the north and south hemisphere. A tour with Dolphin Tours is a must.They also provide boat tours to the Cano and Corcovado National Parks.

                      HIKING ~ BIRDING ~ ZIPLINE - Pacific Edge is fortunate to be only 10 minutes away from the world known private national wildlife reserve, HACIENDA BARU, consisting of 330 hectares, with several ecosystems, including mangrove swamps to primary rainforest. A safe haven for Monkeys, Sloths, Ocelots,Jaguarundis, Anteaters, Kinkajous,Tyras, over 220 Bird species, and the Olive Ridley and Hawkbill Turtles. Several tours are offered, at Hacienda Baru..canopy exploration, with platforms, and ziplines also rainforest experience walks, either with or without guide; there is also the butterfly and orchid gardens; if lucky you may see the turtle egg's hatching, and the turtles being released into the Pacific Ocean there.

                      KAYAKING - is another great adventure, both ocean or river and is the only way to see the caves between Ventanas Beach and Pinuelas Beach , a tour called 'caves and waves',

                      or also kayak the mangroves.

                      REPTILANDIA- is a great place to learn about our local snakes and meet a komodo dragon. Fridays is feeding day.

                      REPEL- the local waterfalls of Nauyaca and Diamante, you can also spend a night in a cave behind the waterfall, provided by 'Tree Of Life Tours'.

                      HORSEBACK TO WATERFALLS OR BEACH

                      The best waterfall in all of Costa Rica, Nauyaca, is nearly in our backyard. Horseback trips with breakfast and lunch included is a 'must do'.

                      FISHING ~ INSHORE OR OFFSHORE

                      Bring home dinner ~ Dorado, Mahi Mahi, Tuna.

                      BOAT TO ISLA DE CANO NATIONAL PARK,

                      and CORCOVADO NATIONAL PARK.

                      BIRDING, BIRDING AND MORE BIRDING.

                      You can relax in one of two lookout towers 'miradors' at Pacific Edge and see toucans nearly nose to nose with you, 95 species have been spotted on our premise.

                      The swimming pool is also a nice refreshing place after a long day at the beach.

                      There is a very large information book in your cabin with all the tours and restaurants in the area listed for you. We gladly make any reservations for you.

                      THE OPEN AIR RANCHO....

                      •Enjoy Eating in our open air Rancho..

                      •Breakfast, everyday, by menu 7:30 - 9 am, not included in the cabin rate.

                      •Guest Fridge with beer, wine, soda's, water.

                      •Information Center.....

                      •Wi-fi Internet

                      •Tour information and bookings.

                      •Maps and directions.

                      • What beach should we go to ?

                      •Native Indigenous Borucan Artwork available.

                      •Library of Costa Rican books ~ Bird book

                      •Exchange paperback books, Games, Cards

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1992

                      About the owner: Your hosts, George and Susan Atkinson with 22 years experience of operating Pacific Edge, can make your Costa Rica Vacation a experience to remember.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: spanish, english

                       

                      Photos

                      • On the edge of paradise at Pacific Edge.

                        On the edge of paradise at Pacific Edge.

                      • Beaches of Dominical, then Dominicalito, Punta Dominical, Playa Hermosa, Uvita.

                        Beaches of Dominical, then Dominicalito, Punta Dominical, Playa Hermosa, Uvita.

                      • The cottage is the lower cabin down the stairs.

                        The cottage is the lower cabin down the stairs.

                      • View from the balcony of the cottage.

                        View from the balcony of the cottage.

                      • The sign at the left hand turning off the coastanera.

                        The sign at the left hand turning off the coastanera.

                      • Borucan indigenous indian weavings and carvings located in our gallery gift shop

                        Borucan indigenous indian weavings and carvings located in our gallery gift shop

                      • The lookout tower 'Mirador'where you can be nose to nose with toucans.

                        The lookout tower 'Mirador'where you can be nose to nose with toucans.

                      • The beauty of the rainforest after an afternoon rain.

                        The beauty of the rainforest after an afternoon rain.

                      • The pool and Ranch area.

                        The pool and Ranch area.

                      • Standard cabin #1, no kitchenette, small fridge, coffee, wheelchair accessable.

                        Standard cabin #1, no kitchenette, small fridge, coffee, wheelchair accessable.

                      • Chestnut Manible Toucan, you will see everyday in our front gardens.

                        Chestnut Manible Toucan, you will see everyday in our front gardens.

                      • The Pacific Edge, on the edge of paradise.

                        The Pacific Edge, on the edge of paradise.

                      • The interior of the cottage.

                        The interior of the cottage.

                      • Relax in your own hammock on the balcony of your cottage, nice view to look at.

                        Relax in your own hammock on the balcony of your cottage, nice view to look at.

                      • Our front gates, 1 km. up a 4 wheel drive road off the main highway.

                        Our front gates, 1 km. up a 4 wheel drive road off the main highway.

                      • The pool with outdoor shower on the tiled wall and the lookout tower.

                        The pool with outdoor shower on the tiled wall and the lookout tower.

                      • The open air Rancho for breakfast, information center,  and indigenous artwork.

                        The open air Rancho for breakfast, information center, and indigenous artwork.

                      • The magnificant view from the pool.

                        The magnificant view from the pool.

                      • The gardens in front of Standard cabin and Deluxe cabin #2.

                        The gardens in front of Standard cabin and Deluxe cabin #2.

                      • Delux cabin #2, another rental option, ask us about this room.

                        Delux cabin #2, another rental option, ask us about this room.

                      • The orchid garden.

                        The orchid garden.

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                      Date last modified - Wednesday, August 13, 2014

                      $75 - $80 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 09/17/14
                      Minimum stay: 1-3 nights
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