Living with Nature in the Rain Forest(30 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 3-5)
There are many covered decks overlook the swimming pool which is a main feature of this property. From this area one can enjoy the reflection in the skies of the beautiful Costa Rican sunsets and view wildlife in the trees of the tropical rain forest.
The top part of the house is your space.(the owners live below in a private suite from Nov to April) The home was built in Nov 2008, so everything is still like new. The 2 bedrooms are a very good size and each one has its own private full bath. Each bedroom has a queen bed and one bedroom has a single bed by the window... which is full size single bed with 6 ' high density foam... very comfortable.
The kitchen is state of the art and equipped for you to prepare dinner using the local fresh produce and meats. You can enjoy your meal in the elegant dining area inside or on the deck outside. The home is outfitted with beautifully Costa Rican made furniture.
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Member since: 2008
- Max. occupancy 5
- Children Welcome:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 3-5
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Brooks Hacienda employs a local person who is familiar with all tours and activities in the area. When you book with us, we will send you the information so you can plan your tours in advance. We can also offer private spanish lessons from a professional teacher who will come to the house to give you lessons....moreless
- Audio Tape Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Rain Forests
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
- Near The Ocean:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Basic Soaps
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Area
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Water Cooler
- Water Tank
- Wireless Internet
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Ice Maker
the kitchen is state of the art... all new cedar built in cupboards and pantries, granite countertops, dishwasher, side by side fridge, electric cook top and built in oven. moon shaped granite bar to observe and visit with the chef. Equipped with all necessary dishes, pots and pans and tools to create a fine dining experience in the tropics....moreless
There are covered deck areas off the living room, dining room, one of the bedrooms and the kitchen. There is another large space beside the house were you can enjoy mid afternoon shade. This area is set up with lounges... perfect for cocktail hour....moreless
- Deck / Patio:
Lanai / Gazebo:
Most of the deck areas are covered. It is wonderful to sit out on the deck and observe a tropical rain storm. Your bathing suit is plenty of clothing for this event. The rains are very warm....moreless
- Small Cooler
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
Pool / Spa
- Outdoor Pool
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 2 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Taxes Not included
Brooks Hacienda is now offering the lower suite from April 27/16 to Jan 1/17, for a extra $125 a night. This can only be rented along with the upper level so we can accommodate 8 guests. One master suite and 2 bedrooms which have one queen and one single in each room. Not suitable with families with small children as the lower suite has a separate entrance. If the children are older and able to be on their own, then it would work. The lower suite is self contained so lovely for another couple, or grandma and grandpa.
50% deposit upon booking. The balance is due 60 days prior to arrival. Method of payment is Visa or Certified Cheque if the reservation is 60 days from check in date, full payment is due.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Canopy tours, Coffee plantation tours, tropical garden tours, butterfly garden tours, parasailing, catamaran, boogie boarding.horseball riding, repelling waterfalls, in shore fishing, hiking to hot pools, great beaches and wonderful restaurants.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: My husband, Randy and I, Kate are from British Columbia, Canada. We have a organic pear orchard in that province and have been active organic advocators since 1991. We have enjoyed visiting Costa Rica since 1994. In 2004, we decided on the location of Manuel Antonio (after many venturers around the country) and bought a lot. It took us 4 years to build Brooks Hacienda. It was a great experience, especially learning spanish and conversing with our contractor and employees. We live 6 months in Canada and 6 months in Costa Rica. We feel we have the perfect life. We love to meet people, so we built accommodations for people to come and stay at our lovely home and enjoy it and this beautiful country.
Why the Owner Chose Manuel Antonio, Quepos, Costa Rica:
We chose to buy property in Manuel Antonio because it is the rainforest. The animals, wildlife, flora and fauna are alive and well. We love the vegetation and the warmth and moisture the climate offers. We also love the people of Manuel Antonio. The locals as well as the settled ex-pax. We travelled to many different areas of Costa Rica and experienced different developed tourist areas. This area has all the availability of tourist attractions and great restaurants as more populated areas, but we get the more adventuresome crowd. It is a smaller area and so far, the community has been able to keep the chain hotels at bay. Manuel Antonio is close to the old port town of Quepos, which offers great shopping for all your grocery supplies. There is everything from fresh seafood, vegetable and fruits to organic products sold in a grocery store. This quaint town also offers good restaurants and night life. You can enjoy many cultural events if your here at the right time of year. Costa Ricans love to celebrate any event.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Brooks Hacienda offers accommodations in a quiet, private neighbourhood. There are 8 luxury homes in this area owned by Americans and Canadians. The house is about a 15 minute walk from the main road. This allows you a very relaxed and tranquil vacation. We are away from the traffic, fumes and walk in traffic. The house is new since 2008, so all the appliances, housewares, and fixtures are in 100% working order. The view from the many decks is jungle. You cannot see the ocean but you can hear it. It is just thru the park on the other side of the trees. The house is situated far enough away from the trees that you do not feel enclosed. The house borders on Manuel Antonio National Park so you see many different animals and creatures, and hear sounds that you would never hear if you were not on the border of the park. The pool at Brooks Hacienda is a vacation in itself. Always sparkling clean. It is large enough to do your laps as well as float around on one of the many air mattresses and enjoy a tanning session. The beach area with jacuzzis at your back, is a great place to sit and read a book while staying cool. Brooks Hacienda is a welcoming home and awaits your visit.
- Primary: +506 27773813 please call number from Oct 20/16 to March 30/17
- Tertiary: +506 27773813 Please use this number from Oct 20/16 to Mar/17
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Brooks Hacienda viewed from another area of the property.
Brooks Hacinda kitchen is state of the art. Granite counter/cedar cupboards/DW
Master Bedroom. French cedar doors leading out to a covered deck overlooks pool.
French door off living room, to patio overlooking pool and National Park.
Master Bedroom with French doors to patio overlooking pool area.
View from kitchen island overlooking dining/living area. French doors to deck.
Brooks Hacienda view from pool to upper and lower decks
Bedroom #2 with own private bath. Reading bed in the corner with jungle view.
Kitchen Island. Overlooking living area. Door to right is Master Bedroom.
Powder Bath off Living area. Seprate door to Servicio.
View from Living Room to deck overlooking pool area and beautiful gardens.
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Sunday, March 26, 2017
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