Villa 19 is especially well situated within the beautiful Los Almendros complex at Playa Ocotal, a beautiful secluded beach resort on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. The view from our patio, living room and master bedroom are stunning with inspiring sunsets and views of miles and miles of coastline. Only steps from our home is one of the complexes 3 swimming pools which itself offers panoramic ocean views. Also adjacent to our villa is a covered deck with barbecue facilities. The unit has covered parking and additional parking is adjacent.
A few steps from the main entrance and you are on Playa Ocotal, a beautiful, protected beach with areas of both black and white sand. This is a safe beach, ideal for swimming, snorkeling, relaxing and family activities. Diving and fishing are readily available and can be arranged through the Los Almendros office. The popular 'Father Rooster' restaurant is located on the beach only steps from Los Almendros entrance. There are numerous places to dine in nearby (3 miles away) Playa Coco.
One can relax in this paradise enjoying the scenery and sounds of the ocean leaving all worries behind or one can opt for an active vacation and enjoy some of the many activities described below.
Our villa is air conditioned and recently renovated throughout. The totally new kitchen is complete with appliances and utensils. Groceries can be purchased in nearby Coco. The newly refurnished living room features unobstructed ocean views, cable TV with DVD, telephone, wireless internet, and a desktop computor. The 3 bedrooms also are air conditioned and equipped with ceiling fans. The master bedroom opens onto the patio though a sliding glass door. All three bedrooms offer ocean views and the calming sound of incoming waves. The Master bed is equipped with a band new Tempur Pedic mattress!!!
Los Almendros is a safe, beautifully landscaped beach front development. At 43 units it has a small, friendly feel. The staff is courteous and knowledgeable. Laundry and maid services are available. A large percentage of the visitors here are not new - a testimony to the lure of Los Almendros. Los Almendros has Ocotal's lowest beachfront rental rates and highest customer satisfaction rating.
Within close proximity to Los Almendros many other activities are available. Fishing, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling and other ocean tours depart daily from Playa Ocotal. Closeby you will find golf, surfing, canopy tours, shopping, river rafting, horseback riding and many other activities. Within 3 hours is located the majestic rain forest of Monteverde and even closer is the famed Arenal Volcano, Lake and Hot Springs. Fishing and other tours can be arranged though the Los Almendros front office. Immediately adjacent to the front office is Rocket Frog, which specializes in arrange snoring and diving trips for guests.
I encourage you to view the Los Almendros de Ocotal website for an excellent review of the many activities available with spectacular photos of the area.
When we return from a visit to Los Almendros we feel relaxed and renewed. Here we can find the right mix of rest/relaxation and outdoor activities/excitement. Hope you too can enjoy this magical place!