Geckoes Lodge: Romantic Barefoot Luxury & Private Plunge Pool Nr Pretty Beaches(2 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-2 nights
- Property type:Villa
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)
With a stunning rainforest backdrop the romantic and secluded Casa del Bosque is the perfect Honeymoon hideaway (however long you've been married!) ...yet only minutes away from spectacular beaches and all amenities.
Enjoy the rainforest view from your four poster bed,
Watch toucans from your private plunge pool...
Dine by candlelight in your tropical garden or at one of the fine restaurants nearby...
After exploring palm fringed beaches alive with pelicans and tropical fish...
Come home to Casa del Bosque.
* Mobile phone included.
* Large bedroom with Queen size four poster bed, dressing table, writing table and easy chairs.
* Dressing area with safe.
* Spacious full bathroom with double washbasins and rainforest shower.
* Living & Dining space with hammocks, rockers and sofa, dining area and breakfast bar
* Fully fitted kitchen.
It's time to Relax...
Leave your watch behind...
Call time your own...
It's time for Geckoes.
Come and experience Barefoot Luxury on the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica, where the jungle meets the ocean.
Keywords: Holiday house, vacation rental, lodge, villa, house, casa, pool, private pool, kitchen, fully equipped, luxury, rainforest, beach, honeymoon, romantic, luxury, luxurious.
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Member since: 2009
- 90 m²
- Max. occupancy 2
- Smoking Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- A few little extras: Games, Books, Beach-towels, Safe (Laptop size).
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 2 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 16 - Jul 15, 2017
2 night min stay
Jul 16 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 1 - Dec 15, 2017
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 13%
Do please read our Cancellation Policies.
Just ask us: We're happy to help.
Zoe & Tom.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Here are just a few of the Trips/Tours available In and Around Puerto Viejo:
All can be arranged locally.
You won't be bored here!
* Zip line canopy tour
* Fishing & Dolphin watching
* Indigenous tribe excursions
* Botanical garden
* Wildlife Rescue Centre
* Coral Reef snorkelling & diving
* Turtle Nesting tour (in season)
* Rainforest Waterfall tour
* National parks
* Chocolate tour
* Tropical Bird Watching tour
* Spa using fruits of the rainforest
* Horse riding: Beach & Rainforest tours
and so much more...!
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: Geckoes is owned and managed by husband and wife team, Tom Keller & Zoë Courtier. With backgrounds in hospitality education and tourism and extensive international experience we decided it was time for a new adventure. Ably assisted by caretaker team Jose & Neris, Geckoes Lodge is the culmination of a two year project to create private and luxurious holiday accommodation whilst maintaining the beauty and minimising the impact on the surrounding rainforest and its inhabitants. Geckoes was so named to symbolise the symbiotic relationship possible between wildlife and humans. With a commitment to Sustainable development, eco-friendly practices and environmental consciousness our operating practices and the houses have been designed to fit the landscape rather than vice versa. We look forward to welcoming you at Geckoes and helping to make your holiday unforgettable.
Why the Owner Chose Cocles, Costa Rica:
The Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica is for us the perfect place to be. Here we have everything we could wish for; a spectacular property, beautiful nature, a warm sea and a fantastic climate. What we don't have is high-rise buildings and big developments but plenty of individually owned restaurants and businesses with a great mix of nationalities. At Geckoes you can feel 'away from it all' yet be within easy reach of all amenities. It's a place to unwind, relax, enjoy the spectacular rainforest surroundings and wildlife.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Being just 1km off the main road, we can feel as if we are miles from anywhere but in fact we are within easy reach of everything. World-class beaches and marvellous and affordable restaurants are just around the corner. This is what most people would consider living the Caribbean life but we have the rainforest as well! With the rainforest comes the wildlife and we regularly see Howler monkeys, toucans, parrots and the magnificent Blue Morpho butterflies from our veranda. Geckoes is a gorgeous piece of rainforest that we are lucky enough to be able to call Home. We look forward to sharing this remarkable place with you.
- Primary: +506 27500908
- Tertiary: +506 61434311 Please try the landline number first!
Links to more information:
Feel Free in Barefoot Luxury at Casa del Bosque, Geckoes Lodge.
3 Wise Monkeys at Geckoes: their roar sounds like King Kong!
Sloth near Casa del Bosque at Geckoes
Punta Uva beach, just minutes from Geckoes
Cook 'At Home' or on your barbecue and dine by your pool at Casa del Bosque
Spot the toucans who visit every day...
Zip-line through the rainforest canopy and get up close & personal with nature!
Lie back in Barefoot Luxury and watch the rainforest come to life...
Improve your technique or take a Surfing lesson and ride those waves!
Watch the hummingbirds from your hammock, your pool, your lounger, your bed...
Evenings are warm so you can enjoy your pool at Casa del Bosque
Capuchin monkey : photo taken by Geckoes guests.
Privacy, comfort and beautiful surroundings at your rainforest home.
It's time to Relax at Casa del Bosque
Romantic Casa del Bosque's oversized bedroom and four poster bed
Everything you need to cook 'At Home' at Casa del Bosque
A shady spot at Playa Cocles
Time for a dip at Playa Puerto Viejo
Take a Rainforest shower whilst watching the hummingbirds outside...
Come to where the rainforest meets the ocean
Time to relax at Casa del Bosque
At Geckoes you have privacy and natural beauty all around you ...
Get tropical in Barefoot Luxury at Geckoes Lodge :)
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017
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