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Condo Steps to the Sand. Amazing Beach + Ocean Views! 'Best Condo in Samara!'

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Sleek, Modern & Comfortable. Steps to the Beach

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Last updated: 09/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy spectacular views from this luxurious condominium located 1.5 blocks to the beach and a short walk to town; high speed wireless Internet, pool, A/C, fully equipped kitchen, on-site secure covered parking, on-site concierge and caretaker and much more!

Absorb the refreshing ocean breezes from your own private balcony, cool off in the pool, or go for a stroll on the beach but don't miss the adorable Congo Monkeys playing in the trees at eye level from 'The Congo Lounge', the rooftop terrace.

Alta Vista Condominiums has no match in Samara or the surrounding beaches. When you want to be close to town and next to the ocean, in a stylish ocean view condo with all the comforts of home and more, look no further.

Recipient of prestigious ' Five Star Award of Excellence', Samara still has no match, even five years after we opened for business. Randall, the caretaker and concierge, has been with the Alta Vista Team for 4+ years and continues to receive glowing reviews. Rates have remained the same going back to 2009 despite heavy investments in new furniture, decoration, and relentless upkeep. A common refrain from our guests is, 'of all the places we've stayed in Costa Rica, yours is the only that looks as good or better in person as it does online.' I'm proud to present a property and a vacation experience to the stylish discerning independent traveler who shuns packaged trips but won't settle for shared bathrooms or the tourist traps promoted by false advertising.

We have at least ten different guests/families who have visited us every year after their first stay. They go on to tell their friends who then also become repeat guests. They love the home-like feeling the condo has. Randall is almost always at the building as is Catherine our lovely administrator. Zorro is an adorable constant companion!

Make your reservation at Alta Vista today and join the ranks of our many high-end repeat guests!

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Property Type

  • Condo

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Flush toilet paper, hot water, water softener, in-sink garbage disposal, staff on-site morning+afternoon+all night, outdoor shower, bi-lingual administrator....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    You can see the beach from your balcony, bed or sofa. It is only 1.5 blocks down a flat road to the beach....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Amazing views! Not only can you see the beach but you can see the waves breaking!...moreless

  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Promotional Season 2
Aug 16 - Nov 20, 2016
3 night min stay
$110
$600 $1,500
Green Season 2
Nov 21 - Dec 15, 2016
3 night min stay
$128
$900 $2,200
High Season
Dec 16 - Dec 21, 2016
3 night min stay
$210
$1,100
Holiday Weeks
Dec 22 - Jan 6, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,500
High Season
Jan 7 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$210
$1,100
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$160
$900 $2,700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning $0

Notes:

Prices are subject to change/discounts for longer stays.

Prices up to 6 people, extra charge for more.

Credit Cards accepted via PayPal and Homeaway payments, the safe easy way to pay via internet.

Contact me with your dates, I will respond within 24 hours.

All taxes and fees included in rates.

30 day cancellation policy.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 09/06/2016
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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Liberia, Costa Rica

Other Activities: Shopping, kayaking, wildlife viewing, boating.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: I bought the land in 2006, the same year I moved to Playa Samara. We broke ground fall of 2007 and wrapped up construction December 2008. That's right, I planned and built Alta Vista Condominiums overseeing every detail to the way I would like it as if I were on vacation. I've traveled to many beaches being a surfer and waterman and Playa Samara took the prize for being the friendliest, cleanest, most tico beach in Costa Rica. I built multiple condos with the idea that I'd live in one and rent the other two for my income.

Why the Owner Chose Sámara, Costa Rica:
Location, location, location. I'm located on the west (north) end of the bay of Playa Samara, in the small village called Cangrejal. It's still Samara Beach, it's just on the edge of the bay which means it's quiet. My building backs up to the forest and their are no neighbors to three sides of me. The only inhabitants are the incredible amount of different species - from howler monkeys, to tucans and iguanas, and everything in between, get ready for a natural paradise!

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Unbeatable views of the beach and ocean yet on the dead-end street that leads to the beach just 1.5 blocks away. Some other rental properties in Samara have great views, but you have to drive or make an unpleasant walk to the beach. Some places in Samara are close to the beach but have no view and are stagnant, with no beach breezes. Because of my openness to the ocean the breezes constantly reach the building keeping mosquitoes to a minimum and refreshing to a maximum! Also, I've provided a unique benefit by providing luxury in the middle of a typical Costa Rican beach. I love surfing and exploring town but it's hot and full of many adventures! Me and my guests (and you too) will love coming home to your safe, secure, air conditioned condo with a full white-line kitchen, hot water, high speed internet, and toilet paper you can flush!


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • Sleek, Modern & Comfortable. Steps to the Beach

    Sleek, Modern & Comfortable. Steps to the Beach

  • Family Room   Dining Area   Kitchen

    Family Room Dining Area Kitchen

  • Refreshing plunge pool

    Refreshing plunge pool

  • Condo Catalina: bathroom

    Condo Catalina: bathroom

  • Improved Congo Lounge: rooftop patio open to all guests

    Improved Congo Lounge: rooftop patio open to all guests

  • Close up of the building

    Close up of the building

  • Condo Catalina bedroom - check out the beach view!

    Condo Catalina bedroom - check out the beach view!

  • Night time, with well-lite sign on a well-lit road.

    Night time, with well-lite sign on a well-lit road.

  • View from Condo Begonia balcony

    View from Condo Begonia balcony

  • Friendly Staff

    Friendly Staff

  • Guest walks 1.5 blocks to the beach from their Condo

    Guest walks 1.5 blocks to the beach from their Condo

  • Amazing view from your private Balcony!  And the beach is steps from your condo.

    Amazing view from your private Balcony! And the beach is steps from your condo.

  • Condo Begonia: master bedroom

    Condo Begonia: master bedroom

  • Condo Amapola: kitchen

    Condo Amapola: kitchen

  • View from balcony

    View from balcony

  • Pool and balconies combine for a home-like feeling.

    Pool and balconies combine for a home-like feeling.

  • Condo Catalina kitchen

    Condo Catalina kitchen

  • Views and comfort from the Congo Lounge!

    Views and comfort from the Congo Lounge!

  • Howler monkey - right outside your front door.

    Howler monkey - right outside your front door.

  • Condo Begonia: kitchen and breakfast area

    Condo Begonia: kitchen and breakfast area

  • View Condo Amapola balcony

    View Condo Amapola balcony

  • Owner catching a left

    Owner catching a left

  • Guests on road short 1.5 block walk to beach

    Guests on road short 1.5 block walk to beach

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Condo
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 09/06/2016

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