Beautiful Ocean Views + Full Sized Private Pool, Steps to Quiet Beach(34 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5-6 nights
- Property type:Villa
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Villa, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 6)
Our bright and cheery 2100 sq. ft. villa provides a great base for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Whether you are looking for a vacation packed with the one of a kind eco-adventure only available in Costa Rica or simply want to relax in your private pool and on the quiet black sand beach, Villa Gecko is the place for you. Located on the LOWER half of the exclusive Bahia Pez Vela resort, our villa provides beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean, Monkey's Head and Witch's Rock, and is just steps to a tranquil beach that offers great snorkeling, soft ebony sand and even extensive tidepool exploration. The villa is casual, inviting and well equipped.
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast next to your private pool and spend the evening stargazing from your private balcony or large patio. The onsite restaurant, located adjacent to the beach and resort pool, offers local and North American specialties--along with a full bar service--in a low-key environment. The lively village of Coco Beach, a short 10 minute drive away, hosts a variety of restaurants and nightlife, banks, shopping, tours, etc.
The villa is set up to make your stay pleasant--private pool in a spacious patio area, fully equipped kitchen with granite counter tops, all linens, wooden lounge chairs and patio furniture, plenty of storage space, DVD, cable TV, FREE WIRELESS INTERNET, games, books and more. Contact us for additional information. We will be happy to share our tips and secrets with you!
Villa features: 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Master: king sized bed, private bathroom, balcony, full ocean view, large closet, dresser. Bedroom 2: queen sized bed, twin bed, full ocean view, large closet, dresser. Bedroom 3: two twin beds, dresser, mountain view. All bedrooms and living areas have A/C, screens and ceiling fans.
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Keywords: Spacious Private Beach Resort
Member since: 2010
- 2100 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Ocean View Master Bedroom with King Bed, Balcony and Private Bath. Second bedroom: Ocean View, features Queen Bed and Twin Bed. Third Bedroom: 2 Twin Beds, Mountain View. Shared Full Bathroom. Half bath on landing. Comfortable and inviting. Uncluttered. Cotton linens. Local decorations. All rooms have ceiling fans, AC, screens on doors, curtains. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
Large Kitchen features Eat-In Bar with Four Stools + Granite counter tops Microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, blender, pots, pans, dishes, silverware, linens, etc. See listing for detail...moreless
- Deck / Patio:
Pool / Spa
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 16 - Jan 3, 2017
6 night min stay
High Season 1
Jan 9 - Apr 14, 2017
6 night min stay
Apr 15 - Apr 24, 2017
6 night min stay
Green Season 1
Apr 25 - May 31, 2017
6 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
--Reservation is not confirmed until rental agreement is signed + returned and booking deposit is received.
--Rates may be higher for Credit Card and International Credit Card Payment.
--$50 fee charged for refunds.
--Availability and rates subject to change.
--Please inquire for Easter and December/January holiday rates.
--Local Costa Rican liability laws apply.
--Restaurant subject to seasonal closing (generally October).
--VRBO/Home away has added booking fees which were not approved by home owners. Many owners are trying to reverse this; stay tuned. They have also added ads to our website, which we have not agreed to. Please bear with owners as we try to work through these changes.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Villa Gecko is located at Bahia Pez Vela Resort. Nearest services (bank, grocery, medical, etc.) are 10 minutes away by car. Onsite restaurant and bar are open year-round, except for possible seasonal closing during "low season" (generally October).
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: American/European Family Owners--Love the beach and outdoors--Avid Travelers--Global Nomads Nous parlons français y se habla espanol.
Why the Owner Chose Guanacaste, Costa Rica:
Paradise found: a great mix of perfect weather, fantastic views, a semi-private beach, excellent snorkeling, nice restaurant/bar, lovely people, refreshing cold water spa and a comfortable and spacious villa...pura vida!
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Full-size tiled private pool, well equipped kitchen, spacious sleeping/eating/lounging areas, warmly decorated with local art and furniture, wooden patio furniture and lounge chairs, refreshingly cool spa, books, DVDs, games, A/C, beach toys, ceiling fans, fully screened windows and so much more.
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Relax in your private pool with ocean views + lush garden.
Beautiful view of Pacific Ocean, islands, boats, wildlife and distant coast.
Enjoy your private pool--true peace in a warm setting.
Lovely sunset from the villa -- secluded beach is 250 yards from the villa.
Fully equipped kitchen + dining area--new fridge not shown. Granite countertops.
Private, detached home, with covered carport, 24-hour security, 2100 sq. ft.
Master bedroom and balcony view (same from bedroom 2). Panoramic!
Large second bedroom, panoramic ocean view, one queen + one twin bed, closet.
Villa is located on the bottom half of the resort, a 2-minute walk from beach.
Suspension bridge near El Arenal Volcano, one of many in Costa Rica.
Private pool, lush gardens, comfy villa -- all on a secluded beach! Pura Vida!
Full View of Pacific from Villa. Watch for dolphins, whales and loads of birds.
The resort also has two pool areas--this one is between the beach and restaurant
Uncluttered living area, with cable, dvd, iPod dock, books, dvds, games, fan.
Outdoor shower--fun in the sun!
Bright master, king bed, balcony, panoramic ocean view, full bath, closet, safe.
Cheerful third bedroom, lush mountain view, two twins, can be pushed together.
Short stroll from villa to beach, restaurant and main resort pool.
Early morning hours at Villa Gecko.
Surf's up at Witches Rock--about 90 minutes from the villa!
Your own private pool + steps to beach--PURA VIDA! Our beach.
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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