Welcome to La Bella Sirena! Close to the Beach and in the Rainforest!
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- Minimum stay:1 night
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
The house is a large, indigenous style home, hand crafted of the finest hardwoods. Our tropical garden setting is just 300 meters from the beach and a 5 minute walk to the beach/town of Manzanillo. Each suite is furnished with a king size bed where you can sleep in the comfort of luxury linens and stay cool ceiling fan style. The adjoining private baths are complete with hot water and high pressure showers. Outside your bedroom door awaits a private balcony where you can enjoy conversation or lie in the hammock for an afternoon siesta.
Eat in or dine out? Choose to cook a delicious meal in your own fully equipped kitchen, grill fresh meats and seafood on our large, roof covered outdoor grill, or eat out at one of the nearby restaurants. Sitting areas in the front of the house are a great place to delight in nature and wildlife. We share our garden with sloths, monkeys, morpho butterflies, and toucans, to name a few.
The house can be rented as a whole or you can rent just one floor depending on your party's size and needs. If you decide to rent just one floor, there is a private entrance for each. Parties of 2 can rent the whole house at a discounted rate to ensure privacy.
The 2nd floor of the house is fully screened and the 1st floor bedrooms and bath are screened. The 1st floor kitchen and living areas are open air to catch a cool breeze and enhance wildlife viewing. We do have floor to ceiling mosquito netting curtains that can be pulled closed at dawn and dusk or as desired.
While we feel a car isn't necessary and we provide 4 bikes to ride to the beach or local destinations, if you have young children or people in your party who are unable to walk aproximately a quarter mile, you may wish to have a car while staying at our home. Public transport is reliable and inexpensive as well and there are many transport methods to reach our home.
Coming to Costa Rica is a very exciting experience because of the natural beauty and the fact that there is still plentiful wildlife to see. People are amazed by the grand scale of the trees, the many species of birds and butterflies, the lush tropical flowers and
local fruits, the variety of beaches, plus seeing monkeys and sloths. On the Caribbean coast we enjoy all that plus reggae music and diverse cultures living in harmony. We think you will be delighted if you choose this amazing destination for your Costa Rica vacation!
Member since: 2008
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
- Pets Considered
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
- All bedrooms have attached baths and can accommodate 1 king and 1 twin daybed. They are spacious and well equipped with rocking chairs, ceiling fans, reading lamps, side tables, vanities with Artisan Mirrors and hand painted ceramic sinks. Sheets and towels are high thread count 100% cotton. There are hotel room safes in every bedroom....moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- 3 king-size beds, 2 twin daybeds, 3 bathrooms, 3 full Kitchens, 2 Refrigerators, 3 stoves, Blenders, toasters, coffee makers, juicers in each kitchen, towels provided, hot water in all sinks and bath, ceiling fans, private balconies for each bedroom, screened bedrooms and baths, screened second floor, mosquito netting curtains for dining and sitting areas downstairs, large built in charcoal grill with roof. The beach is a 5 minute walk from the house along the road to town. 4 bikes provided...moreless
- Away From It All
- Rain Forests
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Activities Guide
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Parking Off Street
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Porch / Veranda
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Wood Deck
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Dec 15 - Apr 16, 2017
1 night min stay
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
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Cleaning/fresh linen mid visit included in price. Guests wash own dishes.
Whole House is $175/night ..$1050wk..$2750mo
1st flr $125/nt $750 wk 2ndflr $100nt $600wk
10% discount if party of 2 rents entire house. Prices subject to increase
Deposit is 50% of total cost for stay. Extra people over 6 guests $25 per person. We are unable to return payments due to
cancellation unless we are able to rerent the property
Owner's cancellation policy:
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Car: Not Necessary
Located in the Gandoa Manzanillo wildlife refuge:
Gandoca-Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge located about 12 kilometers southeast of Puerto Viejo, and nearest to the small village of Manzanillo on Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast is one of the most beautiful and scenic sites in the country. Fine sandy beaches, gentle waves, coral reefs near the surface of the sea all make this region a paradise for nature lovers and underwater enthusiasts.
Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Wildlife viewing
Year Purchased: 2003
About the owner: World traveler who fell in love with Costa Rica while living with a family and studying Spanish many years ago. I enjoyed learning about this peaceful country with a high literacy rate, good health care, education, and no army or history of wars. Of course living in the northern US contributed to the decision to find a tropical escape from our cold snowy winters!
Why the Owner Chose Manzanillo, Limon Province, Costa Rica:
My partner Victor and I looked for homes in Puerto Viejo and couldn't find anything to meet all our wishes so we decided to take a drive to a little beach town I had visited a few years before and we saw a land for sale sign on the way into Manzanillo and decided to stop. We fell in love with the beauty of the land and sighting a tree full of toucans seemed like a sign! It was then that we came up with the idea of designing and building our own home that had the best of both jungle and beach locations.
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An exterior view of lovely & spacious Bella Sirena
Cook a delicious meal w/ fresh local ingredients
One of 2 downstairs bedrooms...view of King bed
Front entrance of the house...enchanted evening
The 2nd floor has a fully equipped kitchen too!
2nd floor deck great for spotting howler monkeys
One of 3 comfortable baths
A neighbor came by for some bananas!
Local grocery with lots of fresh produce
Surfer between Manzanillo and Punta Uva
Oxen at the Ferreteria
Add to your birdwatching list
Just one of beautiful area beaches!
Lounge in grand style in king-size beds
View of sitting and vanity area
Relax and enjoy watching wildlife in the treetops
Enjoy your meal al fresco at a handcrafted table
grill fresh seafood in our large barbeque/parilla
Punta Manzanillo at sunset
3 toed sloth in the garden
Watching Howlers from the upstairs deck
Local rainforest guide
Early morning anteater sighting!
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