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Recent Pavones reviews

  • Two Timer

    "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 2015 Review Submitted: March 14, 2015
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  • Costa Rica trip - Nov / Dec 2014

    "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 Harris Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: February 18, 2015
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  • Paraiso en Pavones

    "This beautiful property sits high above the ocean offering expansive views and exquisite sunsets. The house is spacious, the furniture is comfortable, the relationship of the indoor and outdoor spaces work well, the kitchen has the necessities to cook efficiently and the house and grounds are very clean. All of this in a very remote area which makes it all the more remarkable. Mike and Elizabeth are good people with kind and generous hearts. They know the area very well and can arrange all of your adventures including those you have not even thought of! Don't be afraid to ask questions. The price is very fair for the home as are the costs of the local activities. It is a twenty minute drive in a 4x4 to the closest surfing beaches yet so worth it. And finally, if you want to experience Paraiso en Pavones, book now before someone else does. You will be glad you did!"
    Guest: Cindy MQ Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 31, 2015
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  • Favorite Spot in Costa Rica

    "This was our third trip to Casa Amarilla and I always leave hoping there will be many more to come. This time we only stayed for a week. In the past we'd stayed for a month. I wish we could stay for a year! We absolutely love it here. Pavones is an amazing area that is still sort of a best kept secret. On the drive from SJO to Finca Estrella you pass through the bustling touristy towns of Jaco, Hermosa, and Manuel Antonio where you sometimes see more American's than Ticos. As you drive further south everything becomes a little calmer. The beaches are beautiful. We love Pilon because we are almost always the only people there and it is a short drive down the hill. My husband even made the journey by foot two years ago. I definitely recommend a 4WD vehicle for getting around. Each year that we've stayed we've seen monkeys, toucans, and macaws all from the deck. Nature is all around you here. You see from your bedroom windows what others pay for tour guides to see. And if you don't notice it on your own Freddy is always there to help point things out. I could go on and on about the incredible kindness of the people who work on Finca Estrella for pages and pages. Freddy is the most easy going and helpful person. My children talk about Grace all the time. We were happy to go on an excursion to a waterfall with her husband Enrique who is a phenomenal tour guide. The minute we get home from this place I start looking for flights back."
    Guest: Jeni H. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 12, 2015
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