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Osa Peninsula Beachfront Home Free Surfboards, Kayaks for Guests

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Last updated: 08/15/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

SAFE PRIVATE HOME situated on 2.5 acres of beach front tropical ecosystem, on the Osa Peninsula, Cabo Matapalo,near the Corcovado National park, with three lagoons, hiking paths and wildlife, Rancho Picaso offers a comfortable, safe vantage point from which to enjoy its fantastic surroundings. The house is located on Playa Sombrero Beach, Whale watching is every July and August. Great fishing charters for marlin, sailfish, rooster fish,snapper,and tuna .Zip lines available,, photography, hiking to waterfalls, horseback riding, ,yoga and lots of birds and monkeys Sailing charters .Kayak charters. Massages at the house by Maria a US trained therapist with 16 years of experience . You can fly into Puerto Jimenez airport on Sansa Or Nature Air, a 45 minute flight from San Jose Airport and rent a car for your stay, or drive down by way of the Volcano Arenal and see the countryside. Let us help you plan your trip, after many years of experience in the area. feel free to ask questions by email.Ceiling fans in all bedrooms and over kichen table downstairs. Nets over all beds for your comfort,mini fans inside all screens to keep you cool at night. Hot water for our guests is always available thru a propane tank. Washing machine is available on site for guests. Pack light and save on surf board charges with airlines


Hiking//Bird Watching /Photography Details: The location of the house on the Osa Peninsula near the protected Corcovado National Park and Cabo Matapalo allows you to see lots of wildlife, like 3 species of monkeys howler monkeys, white face monkeys, squirrel monkeys, sloths, iguanas, frogs, scarlet macaws, toucans ,ibis ,Tiger throated herons, and hummingbirds everywhere Butterfly gardens and Blue morphs on property.The property is covered with huge native tropical rainforest trees and flowers as well as lush fruit trees., noni fruit ,mango's, papaya, limes ,oranges,pineapples for your breakfast.

MEDICAL TOURISM: There are good places to get inexpensive dental work , crowns, implants etc, for half the price of work in the states, by UCLA trained dentists we will refer you to in SanJose. If you need a place to relax and wait while your crowns are created, come and stay with us!

Fishing/Surfing/Walking on beach: Use our kayaks to troll along the beach and fish., or sight see.. We have two surfboards you can borrow, so you don't have to bring one with you and pay the airlines to ship it.
There are several charter boats available, including Crocodile Bay Resort, and local guides for both saltwater big game fishing and river fishing for snook etc. We have two kayaks for you to use, which saves you money .
Massage Therapy available by trained professionals as well as manicures and Pedicures! They come right to our home for your convenience. Facials and spa treatments available locally. If you want to paint we have an easel for use, and canvas at your fingertips.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 yrs old...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Big yard to play soccer or frisbee...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Outside the home is fine...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    2 story beds upstairs sorry...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Nets, ceiling fans, and couch...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    nets, ceiling fans and small couch...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    Loft upstairs for teenagers with 360 view...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master King bed has Memory Foam Top, net, fans,couch...moreless

  • All beds have netting for you at night, and ceiling fans, and plenty of clean sheets during your stay. The sleeping quarters are upstairs with a door that can be locked at night, and the cooking and dinner table and sitting area is downstairs, with a new ceiling fan. A balcony wraps around the upper deck for viewing wildlife, photos, and relaxing in a chair or hammock Yoga mats available, and massage therapists come to house. New upper deck for stargazing, or wildlife viewing, or sunbathing!...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Plenty of hot water from propane tank...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Plenty of hot water from propane tank...moreless

  • A Surfing Mural in the upstairs shower painted by the owner, makes you feel like you are part of the wave! His art is located throughout the home. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • This a 2 story home and the sleeping quarters are on the second floor, kitchen, large dining table, seats ten, and sitting area downstairs. All the kitchen utensils are stocked so that you are able to cook breakfast, lunch and dinner if you choose to stay home and relax., or we can arrange for your meals to be cooked for a price....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Large library of books, and maps for your use....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    TV and DVD collection for watching movies at night...moreless

  • Games:

    cards available,frisbee...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Variety of CD's for use or bring your own...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    cable for watching local Spanish channels...moreless

  • Stereo:

    CD player and speakers throughout house, bring your favorite music and playlist on ipod...moreless

  • Television:

    Library of DVD's to watch during your stay...moreless

  • Toys:

    Surfboards, kayaks. hammocks...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Variety of DVD's for use on your computer, or our TV...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Pond
  • Rain Forests
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    Able to walk down path behind house to beach in 3 minutes, beautiful flowers and rain forest trees line the path...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Mountains of the Osa can be seen from the house while out in the water...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Looks out over the Golfo Dulce at Pavones and Panama. Humback whales can be seen in August as they migrate through with calves...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Hammock shack with bench and two hammocks to relax and view the beach and ocean!...moreless

  • Village:

    Boulder de Osa Community is safe and there are lots of Americans, Germans, British living here for advice on what to do, and pot luck dinners! ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Ceiling fan sits over the 10 chair wood table, new BBQ outside for grilling...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Surfboards and kayaks with life jackets...moreless

  • Garage:

    New covered garage...moreless

  • Heating:

    Hot water available for showering...moreless

  • Internet:

    No wifi in house but ,access available, through card provided by landlords...moreless

  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Plenty of sheets...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Wrap around couch and rockers, with coffee table...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    New covered parking garage available...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Covered Parking...moreless

  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone:

    For long term rentals a phone can be purchased at Easi in town Owner has phone for emergencies...moreless

  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer available and hang dry on line...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    New BBQ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee sock and fresh coffee supplied. Coffee maker pulls too much power...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Blender,for smoothies...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything you need for your stay...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    All plates, pots and pans and everything you need to make your stay pleasant....moreless

  • Oven:

    Gas oven for cooking ...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Seasonings...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large solar refridgerator for food, no freezor Ice from town lasts a week at bottom of it....moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas oven with 6 top burner, for cooking, extra cans gas for use...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Toast can be made on top of grill on gas oven...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Great for taking photos of wildlife...moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    one bike for use...moreless

  • Boat:

    Crocodile bay in town offers fishing charters, and Kim and Melanie offer sailboat charters and for those who want to go surf Pavones it can be arranged...moreless

  • Crow's Nest
  • Deck / Patio:

    Wrap around deck, upstairs and downstairs, and new upstairs open air deck for sunning or star gazing....moreless

  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Gated Community
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 kayaks available for use with life jackets...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Hammock shack on beach...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden:

    grass for football soccer frisbee...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    New outdoor BBQ grill...moreless

  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Wraps around house for animal viewing...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear:

    2 surfboards for guests and one softtop for beginners...moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
December 2016
Dec 1 - Dec 31, 2016
7 night min stay
$225
January 2017
Jan 1 - Jan 31, 2017
7 night min stay
$225
February 2017
Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2017
7 night min stay
$225
March 2017
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2017
7 night min stay
$150
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$150
$1,000

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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Puerto Jimenez 45 min from san jose www.flysansa
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Martina's Bar/grill dinner nightly
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
From Puerto Jimenez to Golfito to zoo or Panama
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Waterfalls
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Solid Car Rental,and Bus
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 245 , san jose to house
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Martinas Bar/Grill Wed Pizza Night
10 Miles
Nearest Ski
In town plenty of restaurants and bars
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Nearest Beach
Private behind house, surf, fish,kayak,sunrises

Car: Recommended

****ZOOM IN OR OUT**** until you can see the property on the google map*** .Rancho Picaso is located within Puntarenas on the Osa Peninsula, near the Corcovado National Park,. 12 k about 20 minutes from Puerto Jimenez. Town or Airport. which allows you to fly in and out and not rent a car.

Flights on Sansa or Nature Airlines, about 45 min from San Jose Airport into Puerto Jimenez several times a day

Medical Travel is very popular in Costa rica right now!

For those driving approximately 6 hours, four wheel drive recommended.in rainy season

Other Activities: Surfing, Fishing , kayaking, sailing and swimming with the dolphins and hiking to waterfalls, horseback riding on beach, massage at the house,yoga on the deck or at a facility, bird watching, photography!

: Medical and Dental Travel Vacations Are very Popular and We can accomodate you for these trips to San jose. Several of our friends have found getting Dental work Crowns etc which are very expensive in th US and CostaRica is a great place to come have your work done and while you wait for the crowns to be made you get a vacation, on the Osa, surfing, fishing, kayaking, hiking or just relaxing on the beach! Tours available with local guides. We have surfboards and kayaks for use by our guests!

: White water rafting and dolphin and whale watching can be arranged with local guides, along with charter fishing for yellowfin tuna and marlin and sailfish. and zip lining in town!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: American Artist who moved to the Osa Peninsula looking for a place to surf and paint on canvas, inspired by the rainforest of Costa Rica. Married again July 2012 and he and Mari rent their home out to guests.

Why the Owner Chose Puntarenas, Costa Rica:
Located near the Corcovado National Park with huge trees and abundant wildlife, scarlet macaws, toucans, 3 species of monkeys, ginger and heliconia everywhere.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
All Inclusive package with kayaks and surfboards for 2 guests, no need to carry your long board with you, and pay extra on the plane . We supply the boards and kayaks for free for our guests.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Toucans right out back!

    Toucans right out back!

  • King Bed with memory foam top in master, 2 rockers and hammocks

    King Bed with memory foam top in master, 2 rockers and hammocks

  • Second double bed and couch with ceiling fan and net.

    Second double bed and couch with ceiling fan and net.

  • Third room with double bed/ceiling fan &sofa!

    Third room with double bed/ceiling fan &sofa!

  • View from our beach looking at Pavones.

    View from our beach looking at Pavones.

  • Tropical flower lined path to your beach      , 3 minute walk!

    Tropical flower lined path to your beach , 3 minute walk!

  • Table that seats 10 downstairs .

    Table that seats 10 downstairs .

  • White faced monkeys pass through the property!

    White faced monkeys pass through the property!

  • Red Macaws all over the property

    Red Macaws all over the property

  • Squirrel Monkey,s crossing the property!

    Squirrel Monkey,s crossing the property!

  • Blue Morph Butterflies & Other Species, hummingbirds on Property

    Blue Morph Butterflies & Other Species, hummingbirds on Property

  • TITI monkeys feeding on bananas on property.

    TITI monkeys feeding on bananas on property.

  • Beautiful beach and surf behind house.

    Beautiful beach and surf behind house.

  • Sofa and table downstairs for relaxing!

    Sofa and table downstairs for relaxing!

  • 2000 sq ft home,  
 wrap around balcony!

    2000 sq ft home, wrap around balcony!

  • Private deck for yoga, sun bathing, star gazing at night!

    Private deck for yoga, sun bathing, star gazing at night!

  • Macaws feeding on Palms

    Macaws feeding on Palms

  • Brand New Hammock Shack & bench at beach

    Brand New Hammock Shack & bench at beach

  • New BBQ Grill, downstairs under cover for our guests to use!

    New BBQ Grill, downstairs under cover for our guests to use!

  • TIGER THROATED HERON IN YARD

    TIGER THROATED HERON IN YARD

  • Howler monkeys right behind the house with babies !

    Howler monkeys right behind the house with babies !

  • Juvenile White Face coming down for a banana!

    Juvenile White Face coming down for a banana!

  • Howler Monkey behind house feeding on leaves.

    Howler Monkey behind house feeding on leaves.

  • Sign on road , this is where you turn left onto property at blue gates!

    Sign on road , this is where you turn left onto property at blue gates!

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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Calendar last updated 08/15/2016

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OSA PENINSULA BEACHFRONT HOME FREE SURFBOARDS, KAYAKS FOR GUESTS

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