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June 1st-10th: 195/night or $1,200/week! Sacure house with pool close to beach

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom house with private pool

Casa Veranera is two blocks away from beautiful Playa Grande beach, and walking distance to local bars, restaurants and shops.

The road from San Jose airport or Liberia airport is paved all the way to the house.

This beautiful 3 bedroom 2 bathroom house is just two minute walk to the Playa Grande beach, you can hear the ocean when sitting on the porch, watch humming birds and butterflies flying around the tropical flowers planted right in front of the house or relax at our private pool area with brand new pool and Rancho. The house is furnished with custom made teak furniture.

Upstairs is a large bedroom with king size bed and bunk bed ( twin bed on topand fullbed on bottom ), teak ceiling and private bathroom with his and hers sink, walk in shower, private toilet and jacuzzi tub. This bedroom opens up to the private upstairs porch where you can enjoy beautiful sunset relaxing on the oversized daybed or watch rain coming down in green season.

Downstairs are two bedrooms and a bathroom with shower. Each bedroom has a king size bed, ceiling fan and A/C unit.

The kitchen has granite countertop and is equipped with stainless steal fridge, gas range with 5 burners and oven, dishwasher, blender, food processor, coffee maker, pots, pans, plates, glasses, silverware and all you might need for cooking.

The dinning room has a beautiful round teak table with 6 chairs and connects the kitchen with the living room.

The living room is spacious with two reclining chairs, two sofas, oversized table and 43inch LG TV.

For families traveling with babies and small kids we have pack'n'play, Fisher Price booster chair, travel or inflatable bathtub, UVA/UVB beach tent and Peg Perego Si stroller available.

The house has a brand new easy-to-use state-of-the-art security system with integrated smoke detectors and an automatic dialer for immediate response. A safe for personal valuables is also available in the master bedroom. In addition to the security system this house has decorative security bars on windows and upstairs porch door and the whole property has concrete wall around.

The parking area for up to 3 cars is right in front of the house behind the fence. Also the tourist police station is only one block away as well as The leatherback turtle station where you can book night tour and see one of these beautiful giants nest on the beach during the nesting season ( October - March ).

There is off street secure parking, maid service and laundry room available for our clients.

So come enjoy the beauty of Playa Grande, home of the Las Baulas National Park, where you can enjoy your days on the beach sunbathing, swimming, surfing or experience the beauty of the giant leatherback turtles on one of the night tours that takes place on the beach right in front of the house.

Rincon de la Vieja, where you can go for hike, canopy tour, enjoy hot springs or visit hummingbird garden is only 1,5 hour by car from Playa Grande.

Playa Grande is 1 hour away from Liberia international airport and 20 minutes away from Tamarindo airport.

More Details

Owner
Dana Puckett
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, spanish, czech
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 16, 2017

About Dana Puckett

Bruce & Dana Puckett

We have built Casa Veranera in 2007 and moved to Costa Rica from California to enjoy still untouched beautiful beach of Playa Grande everyday. In 2012 we have decided to return to California to be closer to our families but are looking forward to wonderful vacations in Playa Grande and we would like to share our house with you so you can come and enjoy one of the most beautiful white sand beaches in Costa Rica.

Dana Puckett purchased this house in 2007

Why Dana Puckett chose Playa Grande

Playa Grande is still one of the beaches of Costa Rica that is untouched by developers. It is a small town with restaurants and bars perfect for surfers - since Playa Grande is famous for its perfect waves - as well as great place for couples or families.

What makes this house unique

Casa Veranera is 2 minute walk to the beach and 2-5 minute walk to all local restaurants and bars. We offer cable Tv, high speed wireless and broadband internet, phone and security safe. There is laundry room available for our clients.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Amazing place! This is one of our favorite stays from many, many trips. The private pool and gated property were perfect for our kids, and us. Interior is really nicely done and huge. Lots of space and quality. Caretakers were very friendly and helpful on our arrival and during our stay. Great beach tacos and surf rental a block away too. Highly recommended!
Dec 2015
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Amenities

Playa Grande Estates House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Fits extra queen size air bed and twin mattress,
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 bunk bed , Bunk bed has twin bed up and full bed on bottom
  • King size beds (3), Bunk bed (1)- twin and full bed Baby Cribs (1) Travel playpen, travel bathtub, Fisher Price travel high chair, small and large beach tent, security gate for stairs, mosquito net for playpen and car seat and pool floatie is available for guest with babies or toddlers
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The house has a brand new easy-to-use state-of-the-art security system with integrated smoke detectors and an automatic dialer for immediate response. A safe for personal valuables is also available in the master bedroom. In addition to the security system this house has decorative security bars on windows and upstairs porch door and the whole property has concrete wall around.

Reviews

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June 1st-10th: 195/night or $1,200/week! Sacure house with pool close to beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 32 reviews
Pasadena, CA
5

This property was great. We had access to the beach, a pool and local culture. fantastic place!

  • 5 of 5

This house was great for our family. 4 adults and 5 kids fit nicely with a lot of room to spread out. The beach is less than a two minute walk with plenty of local hikes and tide pools. There are plenty of local markets, restaurants and culture right there. It is not too crowded and hopefully it stays that way.

Our family utilized everything the house had to offer: internet, the pool, and the kitchen with everything we needed to cook if we wanted to stay in for lunch or dinner.

The kids had surf lessons from Marcos, whose shop is across the street and he is great with kids! We also took a canoe trip on the estuary with Jonathan, which was fantastic.

Thanks for a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jon! I am glad you have enjoyed your stay and we are looking forward to having you back!
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5

Amazing stay, we loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We had an wonderful 10 night stay. We brought our whole family. 10 of us in total, married kids, teens and 1 year old grand baby. The house was perfect for us. Better than we had thought. The sleeping arrangements were perfect and it was so nice they had all of the baby items we needed at the house. We loved how close it was to the ocean. It has a great surf shop right around the corner and only a few min walk to the beach. We loved the pool and spent a lot of time playing games and watching the monkeys in the trees just across the street in the trees. They had plenty of seating in the house for all of us and the kitchen had everything we needed to cook our own meals when we ate in. We loved the hammocks and outdoor spaces. You truly feel like you are in paradise sitting out on the porches! We loved our stay and highly recommend it to anybody looking for a fun and relaxing vacation!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Glad you have enjoyed your stay! Hope to have you back in future!
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5

Great stay and vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great vacation and the house worked perfect for our family of 5. The pool was a huge hit at the end of the day being on the beach. Five minute walk to the best part of the beach for surfing and You Are Costa Rica (surf shop) is on the way to the beach so you can rent surfboards, surf lessons and exchange boards if needed-they were awesome to work with! Marienella, the property manager was super helpful and knowledgeable. We will be back for sure!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you have enjoyed your stay! And we are looking forward to having your family back!
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5

Beautiful House, great staff, great pool, great beach!!

  • 5 of 5

The house is great! Playa Grande is a beautiful beach and west coast wild! Only a couple minute walk to the beach. There is a quiet swimming beach, good for toddlers about 4 k away(snorkeling). Took my grown up children, a spouse, and grand-child, all had a wonderful time. Pool was excellent(34-35-36 degree weather every day) so we were in and out all the time when not at a beach. Regular maintenance by Javier kept the pool pristine and there was a weekly visit by a nice young lady to clean up. All in all a very good holiday!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Art, I am glad you have enjoyed your stay and we are looking forward to having you back!
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5

Great property for location and amenities.

  • 5 of 5

The is the second house we have rented in the Playa Grande area. We found the location great in that we could walk to some of the local restaurants and not have to get in the car all the time. It's about a 5 minute easy walk to the beach. The house itself was great. It was clean, had good beds, a nice big kitchen, and comfortable sitting areas. The outside front porch was wonderful for sitting outside in the shade and the pool area also had shade if you needed it. Security system was good and we liked having the safe inside as well as the gated entrance and lock system. The only problem we had was internet instability which they had service come out to address while we were there. Property manager was very helpful, responsive and friendly. I would recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Sorry for the Internet issue, glad we could fix it. Hope to have you back!
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5

Perfect house for a surf vacation

  • 5 of 5

Casa Veranera served as the perfect house for a surf trip to Playa Grande. Short walk to the surf and restaurants. The pool was perfect for post surf lounging.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Scott! Glad you have enjoyed your stay and looking forward to having you back!
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Map

Car: not necessary

Massage, Yoga, Day-Tours, Scooter rentals, Bike rentals, Airport pick up for fee ( Liberia & Tamarindo ).

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $60
Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $200

Prices are for 6 adults, additional adult or kid over 15years is $20/night

Monthly pricing available upon request.
Electric deposit is due upon arrival in cash for monthly rentals : $1,000/month

$200 refundable security deposit is due with final payment and will be refunded via VRBO within 7days after check out

There is $50 late check in fee - after 6pm.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.