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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"Ever since my last visit to the area one year ago, I have been looking forward to staying at Mike and Elizabeth's place. Admittedly all I knew about it was from the photos and VRBO listing, but to me, it seemed like my perfect paradise.
I was beyond happy when upon arrival, everything was better than I imagined. From the stunning view which captivates you from the moment you see it, to the lush and perfectly maintained gardens, lawn and surrounds... to the toucans in the trees, the most delicious pineapples delivered as little gifts each day to our doorstep.... Mike and Elizabeth are wonderful hosts and clearly want the very best experience for each guest.
The master bedroom has double doors that open out to the expansive view of the gulf. The master bathroom has an enormous bathtub which defines luxury!
I was there on a surf trip combined with work and needed a reliable, fast internet connection and I wasn't disappointed.
The kitchen is well stocked, the whole house has a filtration system so you can drink the water safely, there is plenty of food preparation space, fridge space with a big double fridge. Feels like home the moment you step out of the car.
You definitely should have a rental car, so you can get out and explore the area- we went into Pavones a few nights for dinner and loved the Jolly Roger- highly recommended by Mike and so glad we tried it out.
I can't say enough good things about our 5 night stay. I will be back, and can't wait to bring my family next time!"
Guest: CorynneDate of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: May 29, 2015
"This was our second time to stay at Pt. pilon. We had parrot, toucan, and monkey parades in the trees to watch. Caretakers Scott and Maria suggested local food, transportation, and culture which greatly enriched our experiences during our 2 week stay. Maria is a great
cook! The property is perfect for small groups to gather in the main house while providing privacy when retiring at night in the main house and cabinas. The kitchen is well stocked with everything needed to prepare meals and drinks to enjoy while watching sunsets over the bay and waves rolling in the point. The pool is maintained daily and provides ample room for 6 people to enjoy. Ms. Molly is a sweet dog that stays on the property and is very loyal. If you are looking for pure relaxation-this is the place! Thanks for allowing us to rent again and we hope to return."
Guest: sarah m.Date of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: March 14, 2015
"The stay at this site was too short. We were trying to be ambitious and stay on both sides of the Golfo Dulce in a 6 day period. We had such a fun time at this property surf, swim, and golf (yes golf). It was a lovely house enjoyed old movies that were there with the kids and felt pampered. Next time we bring more friends and family and have a family fiesta. You won't need but light clothing, packing light is recommended. We drove from San Jose you might consider flight to Quepos and renting car from Vamos. But we were glad to stop for groceries in Jaco for gourmet items ( Tofu, almond milk, granola, peanut butter, jelly etc) and Rio Claro for staples.) Groceries are high in Pavones. Make sure you turn on road before Surf restaurant, we missed it first time. Judi the owner is great and supportive by phone in those moments. Arrive before dark reduces anxiety for cars occupants. But when you wake up in am you will be amazed at properties location and amenities, like your own private Hotel."
Guest: TomDate of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: January 15, 2015
"We spent just over two weeks in Costa Rica in November / December 2014, with the first week being spent driving all over the country and the second week spent relaxing at Casa Amarilla. It was a welcome break after spending so much time on the road having had only a couple of nights in each place along the way.
The house itself was very spacious (considering there were only two of us) with a very comfy master bedroom and a huge kitchen / living area. The terrace that wrapped around the back of the property was incredible with the most amazing views of Pavones Bay. We spent a lot of time lazing in the hammocks watching for birds / monkeys and any number of other creatures that live in the surrounding forest. The pool area on the finca was also really nice and so private!
Pilon beach was a short drive away which was beautiful and again, extremely private. It's a great place to really get away from it all. We also tried paddleboarding, surfing and horse riding so there is lots to keep you amused.
Would recommend this place in a heartbeat and look forward to returning one day soon."
Guest: Chloe HarrisDate of Stay: November 2014Review Submitted: February 18, 2015