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Fun Beachfront Getaway with Loads of Character and Family Friendly Atmosphere

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Last updated: 07/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Esterillos villa description

Quaint beachfront villa with loads of character and atmosphere, shaded by almond trees and lullaby-ed by the front yard's ocean waves. Miles of quiet and clean sandy beaches for walking, biking, or running.

Surfing out front for either beginner or expert surfers. Average air and water temperature is 85 degrees. Monkeys and Scarlet Macaws visit the lucky hammock napper. Restaurants and bars within walking distance to a town full of local hospitality and charm. Everyone is made to feel at home.

Rental manager, landscaper, cleaning help, massage and facial therapist, are all neighbors there to fulfill your needs and desires.


The villa is comfortably decorated and appointed : The villa is comfortably decorated and appointed. The focal point is the large veranda overlooking the beach and ocean. The perfect spot for morning coffee, meals and enjoying your favorite book.

Out the living room door in the back yard is a large covered rancho for BBQ and meal prep entertaining.

Each bedroom is private and appointed with ceiling fan and air conditioner. The bedrooms all have a queen size bed and the master has its own bathroom. Open your window for the ocean breeze and the sound of folding waves to sleep by.

The floor plan is an open one for group and family participation in all activities. The kitchen, counter bar, dining area and living room overlook the beach and ocean through large windows inviting the outside in.

Sunrise to Sunset: Start your day with fresh coconut milk from the palm trees and sunrise on the beach; and because the property is south facing, turn your chair around and grab a sun-downer in the evening for sunset from the same spot. There are plenty of activities to enjoy yourself in between or just relax with none at all.

The town of Esterillos Oeste is about a 10-minute walk up the beach or on the sandy road. There you will find a grocery store, about six restaurants and about five bars. Very friendly local people who depend on tourist visits and thus are genuinely accommodating and happy to see you.

Activities from the perfect base camp: When it comes to activities, there is something for everyone. Our perfect location provides a base camp to launch excursions short distances in any direction. Activities that are less than an hour away: Zip lines, nature hikes, monkey tours, boat or vehicular bird watching tours, waterfall tours, ATV tours, world class sport fishing - sail fish and tuna, surf fishing, casinos, Manuel Antonio National Park - Costa Rica's most visited park - spectacular, scuba diving, surfing - world class long and short board, many spots including out the front door - expert or beginner, running, walking, biking, horseback riding - mountains or beach or both, sand castle building, shell hunting, championship course golf, shopping - fine arts and clothes to gifts and fun beach wear, and don't forget the book on the beach and the naps in the hammock!

There are local surfboard rentals and surf lessons available.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Villa
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            master with bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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          • Three bedrooms queen beds and one bedroom with two twin beds. All bedrooms with ceiling fan and air-conditioning. Master has own full bath....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Master...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

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          • Two full baths inside and a half bath with double outside shower. Perfect for beaching use....moreless

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player:

            Bring your favorite DVD's to watch....moreless

          • Television
          • Radio
          • Stereo
          • CD Player

          Theme

          • Family
          • Away From It All

          Attractions

          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Forests
          • Marina
          • Rain Forests
          • Reefs
          • Restaurants
          • Volcano
          • Waterfalls
          • Cinemas

          Leisure Activities

          • Horseshoes
          • Horseback Riding
          • Walking
          • Eco Tourism
          • Scenic Drives
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Sight Seeing

          local services and businesses

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

          Location Type

              • Beachfront

              sports and adventure activities

              • Hiking
              • Snorkeling
              • Surf Fishing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Internet:

                    The house has internet access via a Kolbi datacard. WiFi is not available so you need to bring your personal laptop to plug the datacard into a usb port on your own laptop. ...moreless

                  • Secure Parking
                  • Split-System Air Conditioning
                  • Alarm System
                  • Living Area
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Activities Guide
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Security System
                  • Telephone
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Parking
                  • Towels Provided

                  house cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional

                      Kitchen

                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Freezer
                      • Blender
                      • Stove
                      • Grill
                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Oven
                      • Microwave

                      Outside

                      • Outdoor Entertainment Area
                      • Fully Fenced Property
                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Patio
                      • Porch / Veranda
                      • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                      • Walkway To Water
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Barbecue
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.5
                      from 4 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Green Season
                      May 1 - Nov 30, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $195

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $245

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning fee $50
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Children under six are free.


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                      Last updated: 07/07/2014
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                      Location

                      80 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      San Jose, SJO
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Coastal Highway
                      0.25 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Four, walking distance
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      La Iguana course in Los Suenos Resort
                      0.5 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Six or so, walking distance

                      Car: Recommended

                      Miles of pristine beach. Esterillos Oeste is a warm neighborly beach town on the Pacific Ocean where the jungle meets the sea. 14 miles south of the active beach town Jaco and 28 miles north of majestic Manuel Antonio National Park.

                      A mix of local and western residents creates a festive blend of hospitality where everyone is a welcomed local. The ocean provides world class long and short board surfing where friendly locals are rooting for you...

                      Miles and miles of beach for walking, running, horseback riding, or biking; where most of the time it is just you, the ocean, the sun, thoughts of gratitude and the occasional coconuts.

                      Eco-friendly activities locally or a short drive - zip- lines, horseback riding, surfing, ATV, jungle walks, monkey tours, waterfalls, sport fishing, golf, diving and much more. Pure Jungle and Ocean.

                      And do not miss the beach town flare of Jaco - sushi to steaks, gift shopping to fine art collectables; in a friendly Central American atmosphere.

                      Other Activities: Over the Christmas holidays, our south-facing beach enjoys both sunrise and sunset. Always warm, we are in bathing suits from first thing in the morning until dark and enjoy swimming and surfing both as the sun rises and sets. So many stars at night! Our beach is so smooth and flat -- ideal for running and bicycling -- it looks like a vast mirror at lower tides and is awesome just to walk on and collect seashells. We collect driftwood and enjoy bonfires on the beach any time of year. We enjoy the scarlet macaws who feast in the almond trees on the property and are sometimes blessed to see the white-faced monkeys in the back yard. The calls of the birds and the crash of the waves are peaceful and blissful. When company visits, our must-do activities include zip-lines, nature tours in Manuel Antonio, horseback riding, waterfall hiking, shopping in Jaco for wood treaures and clothing, as well as surf lessons.

                      Golf: Less than 25 minutes away in the Los Suenos Resort, La Iguana, is a challenging eighteen-hole championship golf course designed by Ted Robinson.

                       

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                      Photos

                      • friends in front of the house...

                        friends in front of the house...

                      • from high in oeste...

                        from high in oeste...

                      • out front...

                        out front...

                      • la casa de feliz...mucho feliz...(the roof is blue now...)

                        la casa de feliz...mucho feliz...(the roof is blue now...)

                      • a shady veranda to watch the waves...

                        a shady veranda to watch the waves...

                      • the living space...

                        the living space...

                      • looking down the hallway...

                        looking down the hallway...

                      • one of three other guest rooms...

                        one of three other guest rooms...

                      • view from the master bed...

                        view from the master bed...

                      • fresh pineapple

                        fresh pineapple

                      • Scarlet Macaw having a snack.

                        Scarlet Macaw having a snack.

                      • fresh catch

                        fresh catch

                      • view from the front porch...

                        view from the front porch...

                      • take a nice long walk...

                        take a nice long walk...

                      • from the water looking at the house...

                        from the water looking at the house...

                      • outdoor showers and a place to stash yer boards...

                        outdoor showers and a place to stash yer boards...

                      • or be watched by the natives...

                        or be watched by the natives...

                      • in case you don't want to eat all your meals looking at the sea...

                        in case you don't want to eat all your meals looking at the sea...

                      • the master bedroom (has it's own bathroom)...

                        the master bedroom (has it's own bathroom)...

                      • another of the guest rooms...

                        another of the guest rooms...

                      • trade winds...

                        trade winds...

                      • playing on the beach

                        playing on the beach

                      • Annual New Year's Day surf photo

                        Annual New Year's Day surf photo

                      • La Sirena watches over the village.

                        La Sirena watches over the village.

                      $195 - $245 per night (USD)
                      4

                      4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 07/07/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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