Your Own Private Resort Apartment with Panoramic View of Guiones Beach!(17 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Private Poolside apartment, 3 Bedrooms , 3.5 Baths, Sleeps 6
Upon entering the exceptionally appointed home, you will be drawn to the spectacular panoramic vista of Guiones beach from 500 feet above, which is a mere 5 minute drive or 35 minute walk away. Sitting at eagle level, surrounded by manicured tropical gardens (1 1/2 acre property), as well as the natural lush vegetation of the 'Emerald Forest' you may see Howler monkeys as they wend their way through the monkey trail just at the edge of the house. They will greet you in the morning with a roar that depicts them as gorilla size, when they are really only the size of a cocker spaniel. It is quite exciting to view the traveling simians in their natural habitat, while seated comfortably on your private terrace beside the pool, with lap area and round infinity edge combined, sipping a cool cocktail. You will be awestruck in this enchanting and secluded setting, your private home away from home.
Every aspect of this newly completed home (not just a beach house) has been hand-crafted by local artisans and skilled workers. Its distinctive design and superior attention to detail will captivate you.
You will be dazzled by the amazing amenities, the superior attention to detail and the uncompromising quality of El Sueño de Mariana. You hardly need the air-conditioning, as the gentle breezes serve to cool as well as keep the insects away. The beach bugs and mosquitoes rarely make it to the 'Palace' on the hill. There are 23 paddle fans throughout the house.
There is a separate Rancho, which is a large open-air palm frond covered structure, where you will find hammocks, built-in settee, rocking chairs, built-in barbecue and bar area with 1/2 bath along side. The wide open hand polished stone flooring perfect for practicing yoga, reading, writing, painting, or just plain escaping to a quiet place. It is possible to set up cots here for an additional sleeping area.
This villa is versatile enough to accommodate a honeymoon couple or a complete wedding with 100 guests. The photos can't even begin to convey the magic and charm of El Sueño de Mariana. It has been described by many as the BEST house in Nosara. It may cost more, but it is WORTH it!
We prefer to rent the bottom floor as a poolside apartment with separate entrance, separate alarm pad, master bedroom with king (or separate twins) and double sink bathroom, 2nd bedroom with queen, and a 3rd bedroom with TV and a pull out couch. There is a full kitchen, laundry room, secure bodega for valuables, and wireless internet. Each bedroom has a bathroom and air conditioning. There is a long covered terace beside the pool, for those very sunny days, with designer fountain, dining area and other gathering spots. The double wide hall/art gallery has a day bed and could accomodate cots or single inflatable mattresses which are available.
You might prefer to rent the whole house at a much higher price. The upstairs at drive in level has a large master bedroom with double sink bathroom and walk-in closet and A/C. There is a 1/2 bath at the entry and a small library, living/dining room, large kitchen with Viking stove, and one level up is a round office with pull out couch and A/C. There is a very long covered terrace with dining and gathering areas for the 365day/year sunsets. And of course there is the incredible view of all six miles of Guiones beach white water.
If you choose to stay somewhere else in Nosara you might want to give us a call at 2682-0407 and see what you missed.
Keywords: House - Luxury Villa-poolside apartment
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Member since: 2008
- On floor 1
- Max. occupancy 6
- Children Welcome
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Alternative Lifestyle
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Nude Beach
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer:
- Linens Provided
- Parking Off Street:
- Catering Available
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 17 - Dec 8, 2018
7 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: We are a retired couple who have been in Nosara for over 25 years and we enjoy sharing this paradise with visitors. The Pool and Rancho are used exclusively by renters.
Why the Owner Chose Nosara, Costa Rica:
One of the finest views over Guiones Beach on 1 1/2 acres of mostly original habitat for the wide variety of wildlife.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Owner/Manager on site for security, community familiarization and all tenant questions.
- Primary: +506 2682 0407 (Costa Rica)
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'El Sueno de Mariana'
Fully equipped kitchen
Downstairs bedroom with full bath
Gorgeous infinity pool with ocean view
Open-air "Rancho" with built-in barbecue
Outdoor seating area in covered terrace - note the bamboo ceilings!
Private balcony off the "Amber" room - downstairs bedroom
Ocean view infinity pool
Relax in the Rancho hammock
Panoramic view is seen from all parts of the house
Cool off under the pool's natural rock waterfall
"Pink" room with queen size pull-out bed
Blue mosaic outdoor tile shower
Traditional Costa Rican fountain on lower level of home
Enjoy miles of light sand beach
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Tuesday, May 02, 2017
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