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Last updated: 05/30/2016

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The White House is the beachfront architectural jewel of Costa Rica's Pacific coast, located on Playa Hermosa, just north of Santa Teresa and Mal Pais. (Click here for a map).

This signature home is beachside with it's own private infinity pool and volleyball court. The property is adjacent to Pranamar, Costa Rica's most exclusive yoga resort where guests of The White House can enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at their world class restaurant Luc's Seafood Grill, and enjoy their beachfront bar.

Accommodations: The White House is a large 3 Bedroom beachfront home that features a gourmet chef's kitchen with an amazing ocean view. Cooking dinner while watching the sun set is an experience that you will never forget !

The main house can accommodate up to 8 people. Should you have a larger party, you may rent out a Villa with the White House or the entire property, (main house and 2 villas) to give you a total of 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms. We have full daily maid service, 24 hour security, Satellite TV, local phoneline, and WiFi across the property.

Playa Hermosa is home to a plethora of tidepools and vast expanses of soft white sand. Great all level surf is a 2 minute beach walk north from The White House, and more experienced surfers can go out directly in front of the property.

Featured in 2010 in both Conde Naste Traveller and Su Casa (Central and South America's leading architectural magazine), The White house is the perfect beach getaway for the discriminating traveller.

Exquisite design, and all your creature comforts, along with contemporary art, furnishings, and appliances, and a location on one of the world's most beautiful and private beaches, will give you and your friends and family, the ultimate Costa Rican experience.

If you book The White House, you are welcome to speak to either our onsite Costa Rican manager, Mario, who speaks fluent English, or either of our two L.A. based owners (who spend many weeks a year at the house), and can advise you on everything from finding the best private chefs in the area to organizing a wildlife nature tour you'll never forget !

Keywords: beachfront, Mal Pais, Santa Teresa, infinity pool, romantic, exclusive, ocean view, exclusive, Playa Hermosa, modern architecture, private, ocean front, beach house, best in Costa Rica, Best in Mal Pais, surf paradise, best sunset, best kitchen, best yoga

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    On a case by case basis....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    No smoking allowed in bedrooms....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 6-16

  • Bedroom 4

    This is the media room with 2 build in couches....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    One additional built in couch...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Single beds can be pushed together as a king ...moreless

  • Detached Unit

    Ask for our guest villas which rent separetely....moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin Beds (2) We can create a double bed in our back bedroom by strapping the two twins currently in that room together, Twin or Single Beds (2) We have two twin beds in our back bedroom, Child Beds (3) Our Media room can accommodate up to 3 children...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    As close to the ocean as you legally can in Costa Rica...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    As close to the ocean as you legally can in Costa Rica...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    In the bedrooms...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Laundry and drying service available at an additional cost....moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Internet:

    Wireless...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Change every 3 days or upon request...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    2 vehicles...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Local calls. International receive only....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Change every 3 days or upon request...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry service available at an additional cost....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    World class personal chefs readily available to come directly to The White House for an incredible dining experience....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    The White House Features a Chef's Kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony:

    2nd floor master bedroom features a very large balcony....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Big wood deck area by the pool perfect for entertaining...moreless

  • Gazebo:

    Thatched roof daybed gazebo situated perfectly to overlook the ocean...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Beautiful infinity pool overlooking the beach and ocean!...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season 2016
Aug 16 - Oct 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$600
Mid Season II 2016
Nov 1 - Dec 17, 2016
4 night min stay
$750
Peak Season 2016
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2017
7 night min stay
$1,950
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$950

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:


Notes:

Prices are based on 6 people.

$50 per additional guest up to 8 in total maximum occupancy.

SPECIAL DATES - Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years and Easter Week: Price on Application.

7 nights minimum stay for Special Dates.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Location

22 Miles
Nearest Airport
Local: Tambor Airstrip.
Santa Teresa Beach, Costa Rica
Nearest Barpub
Pranamar Buddah Eyes Restaurant
36 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Paquera
Santa Teresa Beach, Costa Rica
Nearest Restaurant
Pranamar Buddah Eyes Restaurant
Santa Teresa Beach, Costa Rica
Nearest Beach
Playa Hermosa, Santa Teresa

Car: Recommended

On property volleyball court. Also available ATV riding, zipline tours, canopy tours.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2007

About: The picture below is right in front of The White House. The surfer you see is your White House Ambassador, Janine, whom you will be speaking and working with when booking the property. The property is owned jointly between Mr. Jordan and the Bishops who reside in LA and who both share a great love for Costa Rica.

Why Santa Teresa Beach, Costa Rica:
We bought this property because this is the most beautiful beach in all of the Nicoya Peninsula region.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The windows provide so much light, until the sun goes down, we never need to turn any lights on. We have a beautiful beach right in front of the house, but what's nice is we have a great and very large tide pool area to the left and surfing for all levels not far to the right of us. One of the owners loves to cook on the grill, while the other owner fancies preparing food in the ocean front kitchen so he has a direct view of the waves.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Master Bed

    Master Bed

  • Queen bed

    Queen bed

  • TV Room

    TV Room

  • Living Room Sofa

    Living Room Sofa

  • The spectacular view from The White House living room!

    The spectacular view from The White House living room!

  • Kitchen View

    Kitchen View

  • Staircase

    Staircase

  • The White House of Costa Rica has received some amazing press recently!

    The White House of Costa Rica has received some amazing press recently!

  • The White House of Costa Rica at twilight... amazing!

    The White House of Costa Rica at twilight... amazing!

  • The Pool Deck at The White House

    The Pool Deck at The White House

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Twin beds

    Twin beds

  • Ocean front Living Room

    Ocean front Living Room

  • Dinning Area

    Dinning Area

  • Kitchen Counter and Main Entrance

    Kitchen Counter and Main Entrance

  • Kitchen Counter

    Kitchen Counter

  • View from the Pool into the house.

    View from the Pool into the house.

  • The White House of CR
Su Casa, central america's leading architectural magazine

    The White House of CR Su Casa, central america's leading architectural magazine

  • This is directly in front of The White House

    This is directly in front of The White House

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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    16
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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