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Bedrooms 4
Half Baths2
Space 7,000 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Luxurious 4 bedroom/7 bath Villa boasts fantastic ocean views from every room.

Indulge yourself and the ones you love in this exquisitely whimsical vacation Villa in the northern part of Guanacaste Costa Rica. Bask in Costa Rica 's sun drenched nearby beaches right in Hermosa, or visit the quaint shops filled with local art and Tico charm. Enjoy an evening of dancing and lights in the nearby town of Coco or a romantic dinner with truly gourmet or traditional restaurants dotting a 5km radius of the Villa. Or, relax and enjoy the talent and charm of a typical Costa Rican snack or meal prepared for you by our chefs Marlon and Co. right at the villa. Located in Hermosa, this grand Villa boasts fantastic ocean views from every room. Children over 8 years old and infants not walking are welcome.

The villa is nestled within the lush and expansive hillsides offering a feeling of privacy, tropical countryside and isolation with nature yet you are only minutes to the beach and services.

You will not forget the amazing sunsets that only you and your guests will enjoy as you relax around the travertine marble patio (that never gets hot on the feet!) surrounding the incredible infinity pool with spa jets and outdoor bar and dining room. Room for 12 in this spacious and private 7,000 square foot 4 bedroom (2 master suites with 1 on the main level) all with fabulous ensuites for a total of 5 complete bathrooms and an additional 2 powder rooms which are on the main floor. HD 40' flat screens in most rooms, internet and cable included. Spacious balconies strategically placed from each suite providing fantastic panoramic ocean views from every angle. Imagine early morning coffee from the privacy of your balcony for sunrise, or, enjoying a cocktail while the sun sets all from your front row seat! Large gourmet granite kitchen with S.S. appliances, island and breakfast nook all with an ocean view as well! From the elegant foyer and Great Room, to the stylish and functional Den complete with professional pool and poker tables and 60`HD flat screen T.V.

Villa RocMar has something for everyone.

Look no further if you are looking for a vacation retreat that is sure to impress and keep you coming back every year!

Keep in mind this villa and location provides the most incredible venue for weddings, anniversaries, graduation and memorable birthdays!

Our local and experienced concierge service is yours for the asking! Let us arrange a tropical tour , fishing, sunset sailing excursion , or whatever your ideal vacation of a lifetime entails!!

Additional charges will apply for more than 8 adults 16 yrs and older and dates that are requested for arrival mid-week.

*** Pricing posted on this website is in US funds. Specific dates requested are quoted in CANADIAN funds due to exchange rates as the owners of the Villa are Canadian. We apologize for any confusion this may create as this is the strict policy of this website. ***

More Details

Donna MacLean
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2018

About Donna MacLean

Family owned and operated.

Brothers, Marc and Roch Gagne of Ottawa Ontario, Canada and their spouses.

Donna MacLean purchased this villa in 2012

Why Donna MacLean chose Playa Hermosa

Simply breathtaking and jaw-dropping in every aspect of a vacation rental.

What makes this villa unique

Original art and regulation games tables. Well appointed furnishings. Live like movie stars! Superior local amenities and appealing to an upscale lifestyle. Views are unparalleled from every room in the Villa. Parrots, Howlers, and various wildlife make regular visits to the native trees and gardens of the property. Open floor plan maximizes the functionality of indoor and outdoor space for all guests.


Playa Hermosa Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 7000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12 ...
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No illegal activities permitted in or around the property. This includes, but not limited to, drugs, prostitution. Immediate eviction without refund.
  • Absolutely no undisclosed over night guests.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 7 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 double
  • crib available
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
Maid Service includes linen and towel change. light housekeeping. If guest personal laundry is required, 1 load washed, dried and folded is $20 US Excursions can be arranged, chef can be booked and chauffeur services all at additional cost. Full concierge services are available.


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average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews

The View of a Lifetime

  • 5 of 5

Villa RocMar was everything that was promised and so much more! The villa was perfect. It was clean and comfortable. Views from every single room. The kitchen was well equipped with everything we needed to make fantastic meals while we were there. The family room and kitchen layout was open so we were able to all engage even while cooking. The kids (and adults) loved the recreation space. Pool table, card table, bumper pool and ping pong table were enjoyed by us all.

The best part of this villa though was the outdoor space. We took full advantage of the lanai area that had a 12 person table that was able to accommodate our group of ten for meals. With the ceiling fans in motion, it was never too hot. The grill was large and worked well. The extra refrigerator came in handy for drinks, so we did not have to go into the house wet after swimming. Same for the outdoor bathroom.

Without a doubt though were the spectacular views! I asked our group, adults and kids, what their top three experiences were on the trip and every single person included the views. Gorgeous sunrises and sunsets. Lovely during the day to see the boats in the water, islands and Monkey Rock! We would have been happy laying by the pool all day and night just enjoying the views!

We came to Costa Rica to celebrate my 50th birthday! We will be back some day and we would 100% stay at Villa RocMar!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your detailed review! The views are a big part of vacationing at Villa RocMar but we are very happy you enjoyed the amenities our property has to offer as well. Come back to Paradise at Villa RocMar anytime!
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  • 5 of 5

The home and staff are great. Well appointed. Well maintained. Finally a rental villa that actually has great kitchen cookware! The night time guard, David, ensured our safety (We did not know that such security was required in such a safe town)! The next time we visit Hermosa Beach we will be sure to return.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Calgary, Alberta Canada

Fabulous February

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Villa Roc Mar from January 28 - February 25th. The home is even better than it shows in the pictures! We thoroughly enjoyed all the amenities and hospitality of Marlon and Carmen. If we were ever in need of anything, they were very quick to respond. We definitely need to return to Costa Rica, as it was hard to leave the comfort and relaxation of this villa. Listening to early morning sounds, drinking coffee and cocktails at sunset never got old. Will always have fond memories here, as our daughter got engaged at sunset on the pool deck! Spectacular!! I think our only suggestion would be that bins for recycling bottles and cans be accessible. This was a home away from home, fully stocked with all kitchen equipment needed, and grocery stores very close! Thank you for sharing your little piece of heaven with us!

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your feed back. I’m glad you enjoyed the Villa! Our extended team in Cost Rica are committed to making every aspect of your vacation a memorable one at Villa RocMar not to mention an engagement! We are honoured and delighted to hear such great news. Please come back and see us again.
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Perfect Home for a Perfect Time Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 10 including 6 adults and 4 young ones were there for Christmas week. In over 10 years using VRBO, this was the most perfect and best place we have ever stayed. (even had a Christmas Tree!) The caretakers, Carmen and Marlon were very helpful and hardworking. The Management Team of Papagayo Realty was great to work with and were able to arrange for our every need. I couldn't get internet in the master bedroom (poor me) but the great reception with coffee at the pool more than made up for it. Everything worked and preparing meals was a pleasure with the well-outfitted kitchen and barbecue. Carmen prepared breakfast for us every morning for a very reasonable fee and we absolutely loved her Costa Rican breakfast fare. That was the most pleasant surprise aside from perfection of everything else. Thanks to the owner for sharing!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pflugerville, Texas


  • 5 of 5

Book now! We had such an incredible trip and the biggest part of that was this amazing home with out of this world views. The accomodations were perfect for our multi generational family. Caretakers Carmen & Marlon made our trip even better than we could of imagined with their help and delicious Costa Rican meals. We felt like royalty during our 8 day stay. We hope to come back soon! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are blessed to have so many great partners at the Villa that take care of our guests before, during and after their stay. We’d love to have you and your family stay with us again!
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Villa Rocmar - Everything we expected and more!

  • 5 of 5

The photos of this property are spot on as this villa is magnificent! My experience was textbook perfect. The owner was quick to respond during the entire process and the management company's suggestions were excellent and very helpful. Playa Hermosa and Playa Coco were both the types of atmosphere we were looking for on this trip which was laid back. We did take a trip to Tamarindo which had WAY more activity than Hermosa or Coco and we were very happy with our choice of area. Another key point about the area is that you are only about 1/2 hour from the Liberia airport. I would HIGHLY recommend getting a rental vehicle or at the very least securing a driver for a trip here as well. Our group consisted of 4 couples and each bedroom having an ensuite was critical for us. This allowed each couple any privacy they needed. The pool is excellent and the view is....spectacular. If your group is looking for villa in a great location, with a full kitchen, plenty of space, and excellent views Villa Rocmar is worth exploring.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have you stay with us! Thank you for sharing your experiences with others. Your insight is very valuable to potential guests of our Villa and the surrounding area it is situated in. Come back to Paradise and stay with us again!!
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Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
In Hermosa and Coco
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Playa Hermposa-1 Playa del Coco-10
Car: recommended

Playa Hermosa is a famous 'blue-flag' award winning beach. It is just a short drive of a few minutes to the beach from the villa. Playa Hermosa is outstanding-small,quaint, quiet, hospitable people, immaculate brown sand beach with bath temperature water.

There are a number of intriguing restaurants ranging from rustic beach bars to elegant international and fusion cuisine.

Hermosa is a residential beach community offering many services; mini markets, movie theatre, spa, beach walking paths and total aquatic sports at your disposal (kayaking, jet skiis, sailing, fishing, stand up paddle boards, safe swimming, snorkeling and diving). You will find Zip Lining at 20 minutes away.

Playa Hermosa is 10 minutes away from Playa Coco with lots of shops, every imaginable restaurant, USA type large supermarket. A great place to visit for dinner and souvenirs. Relaxing, laid back atmosphere.




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $3,118.67

Rates are based on an occupancy of a maximum of 8 adults. Additional rates will apply on additional people. Additional rates will apply when dates are midweek to midweek. (eg. Tuesday to Tuesday) Week starts on the Saturday to Saturday. Infants not yet walking and children 10 yrs of age and older are welcome. Minimum age requirement: 30 years of age.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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