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Ocean Views, 300 Yards to the Beach - Truly an Oasis!

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Beautiful sunset sky as seen from the balcony of Casa Sirena.

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Last updated: 04/21/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Upstairs unit with lovely ocean views 1 Bedroom + Loft 1 Bath and great a breeze

Within the condominium compound there is a swimming pool, covered Rancho with tables and chairs and a charcoal BBQ. It's a great space to relax while reading a book or to enjoy a cocktail while watching the Howler monkeys play in the trees across the road. The grounds are beautifully maintained and are staffed with 24 hour security for your added comfort.

The condo has a fully equipped kitchen, a weekly cleaning service so you can enjoy your time away from home. My unit has it's own internet access so you won't have to compete for speed with the other condo units and can surf the web right from your own balcony while taking in the lovely ocean view.

Samara is known as the safest swim beach in Costa Rica. It's perfect for beachcombers, families and the beginner surfer! This quiet traditional beach town has many restaurants, shops, bars and tours. On the beach you can rent surfboards, kayaks to paddle to the island, stand up paddle boards, horseback riding, snorkeling, diving, whale and dolphin tours and deep sea fishing. There is also 4-wheel ATV rentals/tours zip lining, gyro-copter tours, hiking and and waterfalls.


Keywords: Situated only 300 yards from the beach via road access, a half a mile to downtown and a grocery store around the corner this is the perfect location with or without a car!
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Manager

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/21/2017

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 750 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books:

    There is a lending library in the laundry room....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    There is seating for four in the condo, but many quests enjoying using the Rancho as their dining room....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    There is an air-conditioning unit in the downstairs bedroom and one also in the loft....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Las Palmeras has communal wifi....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    There is covered parking available within the compound....moreless

  • Telephone:

    There is a phone in the unit for local calls....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Yes....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat:

    Charter fishing trips are available as well as snorkeling tours, whale and dolphin watching. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo:

    There is a community Palm thatched Rancho with tables and chairs....moreless

  • Golf:

    Punta Islita is our closest course about 20 minutes from the condo....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available on the beach....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    In the common areas....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Rentals available on the beach....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Building Type

  • Building

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low
Apr 17 - Dec 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$65
Holiday
Dec 16 - Jan 3, 2018
7 night min stay

$875
High
Jan 4 - Mar 24, 2018
3 night min stay
$100
Holiday
Mar 25 - Apr 1, 2018
7 night min stay

$875
Low
Apr 2 - Dec 14, 2018
3 night min stay
$75

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250

Notes:

1. 50% rental deposit plus $250 refundable security deposit due at

booking.

2. Holiday Weeks are due in full at booking and are non-refundable.

3. No booking is complete until deposit is received.

4. Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

5. Inquire about long-term rental discounts.

6. Electric is not included in the rental price. The meter will be read upon arrival and departure. Some people run both A/C's all the time and others not at all so you get a better price if I don't put the electrical in with the rent.

7. Some "BLOCKED" dates available.


Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 04/21/2017
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Location

106 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
LIR
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Playa Samara

Car: Not Necessary

Zip Line tour, Gyro-copter and Ultra light tour, Turtle nesting grounds, Dolphin and Whale watching, Ara Project for reintroducing Macaws, Coffee Tours, College accredited Language School, Accredited Massage School.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2006

About: This cozy condo is my home, therefore, I feel that I can offer you a very comfortable place to stay while visiting Samara and you should find everything you will need while here. I fell in love with Samara on my first visit in 2004 and after my second visit decided to make this my home! I hope that you will love it as much as I.

Why Sámara, Costa Rica:
I love Samara because it is still a quiet beach town with a nice mix of the local Tico's and us Gringo's. You feel as though you are experiencing Costa Rica, not a high-rise, over developed North American beach community!

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
From my balcony I have seen Howler Monkeys (no worries, they stay in the trees across the road!), several species of birds, iguanas, geckos and much more! There is a turtle nesting beach nearby and the Ara Project in Punta Islita is reintroducing Scarlet and Blue macaws back into the wild! There is a fully accredited Spanish Language school in town offering weekly classes if you want to improve your Spanish, as well as a Massage School that offers discounted massages.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/21/2017

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Photos

  • Beautiful sunset sky as seen from the balcony of Casa Sirena.

    Beautiful sunset sky as seen from the balcony of Casa Sirena.

  • The pool and in the distance, the parking area.

    The pool and in the distance, the parking area.

  • Gated entrance.  Las Palmeras has staff on the property 24 hours every day.

    Gated entrance. Las Palmeras has staff on the property 24 hours every day.

  • Kitchen looking out towards the ocean

    Kitchen looking out towards the ocean

  • View from the Balcony into Kitchen and Living Room

    View from the Balcony into Kitchen and Living Room

  • Loft sitting area with TV and Guest Bed

    Loft sitting area with TV and Guest Bed

  • The rear view from the doorway.

    The rear view from the doorway.

  • The Rancho has four tables with chairs for dining al fresco.

    The Rancho has four tables with chairs for dining al fresco.

  • Playa Samara from the bluff at the end of the beach nearest the condo.

    Playa Samara from the bluff at the end of the beach nearest the condo.

  • The occasional commuter traffic.

    The occasional commuter traffic.

  • The pool, rancho and ocean beyond.

    The pool, rancho and ocean beyond.

  • Las Palmeras.  Casa Sirena is the one on the left, upstairs.

    Las Palmeras. Casa Sirena is the one on the left, upstairs.

  • Balcony of Casa Sirena

    Balcony of Casa Sirena

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Loft with ocean view window.

    Loft with ocean view window.

  • View from the Rancho

    View from the Rancho

  • Communal Charcoal BBQ

    Communal Charcoal BBQ

  • Playa Carrillo, the beach "next door" to Playa Samara

    Playa Carrillo, the beach "next door" to Playa Samara

  • Me zip lining!

    Me zip lining!

VRBO #352675

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017

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