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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
Recent World reviews
"This Condo is huge and was plenty of space for us 3 couples. The location is very close to the beach only about a 10 minute walk. There is a small grocery store at the bottom of the hill which has most of the essentials. The list of food recommendations was great we tried out so many. Las Baulas pizza was great. La Bodega across the street for breakfast and coffee is excellent!!. We did the wok n roll and everyone loved their Sushi. The surf shack has some of the best burgers and fries I have had. All the restaurants have Costa Rican service which is relaxed. Plan on being in any of the restaurants for 2 hours unless you go before 6 so don't arrive hungry! For our local cuisine we talked with someone in one of the downtown shops and she recommended we eat out of the back of this women's car. Apparently all the locals eat what she brings. It is a traditional rice/ beans, Plaintains, a slaw of some type and vege, pork, chicken or beef. She parks under a tree downtown near the Diria Hotel. The cost is only about 4 Us dollars per meal. She is there only at lunch. We got lunch from her twice it was so good. If interested in it ask some of the locals they will direct you. Not well stocked to cook as we only found two spices in the house. We opted to eat out instead. I did find that food is kind of expensive here. A small jar of peanut butter will run you over $6.00 so if you don't want to eat every meal out maybe bring some small items from home. Also we were there at a busy time of year and they seem to have some type of rolling blackouts. We would lose power in the evenings for a few hours so you may want to plan ahead. Also we were in Tamarindo for New Years and we had so much fun walking on the beach at midnight with probably 10,000 others watching the fireworks and all the paper hot air balloons being let off it was so beautiful!!"
Guest: Debborah K.Date of Stay: December 2014Review Submitted: January 19, 2015
"We absolutely loved this home. The landscape was beautiful. You drive up to your own private parking with so much room for everyone's cars. There are beautiful waterfalls, palm trees, speculator views of the bay. We can see the sunrise and sunsets.
Each of the rooms was like a master suite. We have never had this much space before. The beds were so comfortable and the linens so soft. We could all sit together in the great room with about 5 couches. Or we could all find a private place to have a cup of coffee. The kitchen was so huge and had every gadget you could imagine. More than my kitchen.
We loved loved loved having our private pool to our family. It was nice and warm 82 at least and there were lots of high quality lounge chairs, shade umbrellas. The kids wanted to stay at the pool everyday. We loved the Acapulco lounge, it was great for the little on's and adults. Big kids like the diving board. Always felt safe the the automatic pool cover. We enjoyed just relaxing in the hot tub.
It was just a few min. to get to everything, beaches, food, stores. I could go on and on. But we will be back for more time at this beautiful home.
Thanks Crystal and Trish for available for any questions or suggestions, and having the security deposit back in a few days."
Guest: RickDate of Stay: September 2014Review Submitted: September 28, 2014
"What a wonderful week we had. Your place was just marvelous.
One never really knows what it will turn out to be until on site and
we were just ecstatic once in the house and saw all of the
accommodations. It seemed to us that you have the best place in Playa
Grande in the facility known as Villa Olivia!!!!!!! We could not have
asked for anything better. The staff were wonderful, gracious,
helpful, courteous, and very attentive. Kim was a fabulous cook,
every evening meal.
We participated in a number of interesting activities but enjoyed
the beach, the waves, and the view from the hammocks, lounge chairs,
and benches under the trees at your place the most!!!
Thank you for your responsiveness throughout the reservation process."
Guest: HubbyDate of Stay: August 2014Review Submitted: August 25, 2014
"The River House was everything we hoped for and so much more. Imagine waking to the sounds of birds and water flowing in the river right outside your door. Bring your food and enjoy communing with nature. The hot tub was great after a day tubing or hiking. The fire pit prompted stories and subsequent laughter. And the best part was watching our grandsons play and explore and not even miss their electronic devices! On the drive home, the boys said, "can we come back again next year?". Absolutely!"
Guest: MargaretDate of Stay: July 2014Review Submitted: September 21, 2014