Ocean View House on the South Pacific Coast

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Last updated: 10/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

BETWEEN DOMINICAL AND THE OSA PENINSULA! Enjoy Costa Rican coffee while watching toucans, parrots and even squirrel monkeys. In fact, we have recently changed the name to Casa del Mono Titi since we frequently see these little monkeys climbing and jumping through the trees adjacent to the house. The villa is located on the Pacific coast in southwest Costa Rica on a mountainside with a spectacular view of Cano island and the Osa Peninsula. Several beaches are nearby, including those at Marina Ballena National Park. The Osa Peninsula, one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world, is close enough for a day trip.
Although the bedrooms are air conditioned, you may not need it. Since the 1000 foot elevation is cooler than sea level, the ceiling fans in every room and outside are usually sufficient for comfort. The kitchen is fully equipped and there is a gas grill; however, if you don't feel like cooking several excellent restaurants are an easy drive. We'll be glad to let you know a few of our favorites.

There are numerous activities available nearby. Cano Island is famous for diving and snorkling. You can arrange zip-line canopy tours, whale watching, kayaking, horseback riding, 4-wheeling, birding, and numerous other activities and tours. A day trip to Coronado National Park is possible, and Manuel Antonio, the most visited national park in the country, is an hour and a half away. Boruca, a village named after the indigenous people who live there, is about an hour drive away. Crafts, such as the masks and woven purses and backpacks that you will see in many shops in CR can be purchased from the artists in the village.

If there are any problems at the house, we have local managers who can set things right for you. They can also help you rent a car or arrange any of the above activities for you. If you would like cleaning services during your stay, they can arrange this as well.

The villa is a few kms south of Ojochal near the village of Coronado. It is 3 km from the Costanera Highway, accessible by 4x4. (A 4X4 vehicle is necessary!!) It is a 4 1/2-5 hour drive from San Jose through the Sierra de la Muerte, a beautiful mountain range; a 3 1/2-4 hour drive via the new highway and the coastal highway; or a 40 minute flight to a local airport in Palmar Sur.
I don't know why the new 'green season' rates are not visible. Green season is April 16-Dec 14. The rate is $1000 per week.
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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Music Library:

    ipod dock; bring your own music library!...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    42' TV with satellite and DVD library ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Overlooks the Pacific with Cano Island and the Osa Peninsula in the distance...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning:

    The bedrooms are air conditioned.NEW air conditioner in the master bedroom May/2011. The 1000 foot elevation keeps it comfortable....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Beach towels provided also....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave:

    microwave/ convection oven as well as conventional stove with oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Stocked with salt and pepper as well as numerous herbs/spices left by past guests. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    The covered patio, between the house and pool, has an incredible view!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Since the pool is not enclosed, children should be able to swim! Outdoor shower....moreless



Write a review 4.8
from 35 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
"Green" season
Apr 16 - Dec 14, 2016
5 night min stay
$800 $3,000
High season
Dec 15 - Apr 15, 2017
5 night min stay
$1,000 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 10/21/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

Why the Owner Chose Tres Rios, Costa Rica:
Our house is close to the ocean, has a beautiful view, and is in a private location in the less developed area of the Pacific coast.

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Speaks: english


  • Casa Mono Ti Ti

    Casa Mono Ti Ti

  • Poolside


  • Living room

    Living room

  • Kitchen


  • A little afternoon nap

    A little afternoon nap

  • Sunset and a dip, great way to finish your day!

    Sunset and a dip, great way to finish your day!

  • Evening stroll at Playa Ballena

    Evening stroll at Playa Ballena

  • Trail to Playa Ventanas

    Trail to Playa Ventanas

  • Toucan's love to visit us

    Toucan's love to visit us

  • Playa Ballena

    Playa Ballena

  • Another beautiful sunset

    Another beautiful sunset

  • A cool dip, beautiful view and great conversation-what's not to love?

    A cool dip, beautiful view and great conversation-what's not to love?

  • Morning coffee seating

    Morning coffee seating

  • Back garden sitting area

    Back garden sitting area

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Second bedroom

    Second bedroom

  • Playa Ballena

    Playa Ballena

  • Our visiting coatimundi, locally known as a pizote.

    Our visiting coatimundi, locally known as a pizote.

  • Manuel Antonio

    Manuel Antonio

  • View from our Casa

    View from our Casa

  • Mono Ti Ti's in our yard

    Mono Ti Ti's in our yard

  • Looking out over the Pacific

    Looking out over the Pacific

  • Around every corner another fantastic view

    Around every corner another fantastic view

VRBO #202496

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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Tres Rios, Costa Rica #202496

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