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Casa Tranquility~ Gorgeous Hillside View And Only 1.4km To Atenas!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths (Sleeps 10)

This newly built beautifully designed home has Costa Rican flair, modern amenities and is only a couple of minutes drive into Atenas .Only 1/2 hour from San Jose airport, less than an hour to Jaco Beach and 1.5 hours to the Poas volcano Casa Tranquility is the perfect spot enjoy Costa Rican culture. Atenas was designated the "Best Climate in the World" by National Geographic. While Atenas and the Alajuela province is home to nearly year round festivals, the famous Ox Cart parade, Holiday festivities and Independence Days are truly memorable. Even a Costa Rican fresh market for all those must haves just a few minutes from the house. Sip your evening beverages on the terrace, watch the family in the pool and gaze down the tranquil valley farms to the lights of Atenas below. Mountain ridgelines are in view, horses graze below and the Jocote tree above the pool draws in songbirds to serenade you, whether at the outdoor breakfast bar, BBQ by the pool or while preparing your meals in the well equipped expansive kitchen. The home features 2 separate entrances, one with a covered carport which opens directly to the upper level (very convenient for those with walking difficulty) containing the large kitchen, main dining area, master bedroom 1.5 baths and a Hideabed couch. Another entrance gate goes directly down to the pool level, 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 1 Hideabed couch and living area, all of which open directly on the pool itself. There is ample parking at this level and is perfect for that family BBQ around the pool. Come to Casa Tranquility. We know you will return again, and again. PURA VIDA!

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Amenities

Atenas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Pool lights are to be turned off in the evening after pool use. Please ask Manager Andrew Partain of Remax realty, Atenas for entrance to laundry.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking

Reviews

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Casa Tranquility~ Gorgeous Hillside View And Only 1.4km To Atenas!
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Awesome place! Recently built and spotless. Out in the country, but close enough to walk to town.

  • 5 of 5

The pictures of this home do not do it justice. It is much larger and nicer than what I expected. The grounds were perfectly manicured and just beautiful along with the views. There were nine of us and plenty of space for everyone. We have rented many vacation homes over the years in Costa Rica and the States. This was definitely one of the nicest. No musty smell, dampness, or cleanliness issues that you can't find out about until you get there. There is a caretaker couple that live next to the home. They were very warm and welcoming and seem to know just about everyone. The agent that manages the property was also quick to respond to some minor inconveniences. I was a little hesitant to rent the place without a single previous review, but I'm glad that we took a chance. I'm sure that once word gets out, it won't be so easy to book.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We have just listed it for other families to enjoy and you are our first review!. How happy I am that you and the family fell in love with our Casa Tranquility. Beautiful view of the mountains and valley, modern conveniences, wonderful Atenas location and Costa Rican atmosphere, genuine, friendly people yes, you have mentioned it all. You will be so welcome to return, Tim. Until then...Pura Vida!
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Owner

George Tanley
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2017

About George Tanley

George Tanley, a retired General Manager for Haliburton and Cher Boisvert-Tanley, a retired Chiropractor with rodeo experience, own Chestnut Hill Ranch Bed & Breakfast in Only TN and 2 cabins in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. After coming to Costa Rica for 6 years, they fell in love with Atenas , bought this Casa Tranquility and found it to be the perfect climate and location for year round Costa Rican culture, festival fun, and the Pura Vida way of life!

George Tanley purchased this house in 2017

Why George Tanley chose Atenas

We fell in love with the expansive layout, the cool breezes, the lush landscaping.and the availability to be up on the hillside viewing farms, valley below, Atenas in the distance and the lovely mountains beyond. Love the 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, easy pool access, gorgeous kitchen and evenings on the terrace...Pure enjoyment..

What makes this house unique

Views!, the gorgeous views!

Map

Nearest Airport
17 Miles
San Jose Costa Rica
Nearest Barpub
1.25 Miles
Antanos
Nearest Ferry
35 Miles
Puntarenas
Nearest Train
17 Miles
Santa Ana
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
#27
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Kays Gringo Postres
Nearest Beach
31 Miles
Caldera

Nearly year round festivals and Costa Rican attractions are occuring within 20 minutes of our home. go to Facebook Atenas today for updated events!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $35
Damage Insurance $79

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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