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Crystal Sands, Luxury Living on the white Sands of Playa Langosta

Bedrooms 3
Space 3,100 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6 adults - 2 children)

Located on the white sands of Playa Langosta, just a short 10 minute walk to the center of Tamarindo, Crystal Sands was designed to match the beauty of its natural surroundings. Lush tropical gardens and landscaping embrace the expansive common area, which includes a large pool, spa, and outdoor barbecue with covered dining area. Extra conveniences, such as outdoor beach showers, and underground parking add to the amenities inside the secure perimeter.

The condo itself is large – just over 3000 square feet. Inside the unit you’ll find an expansive and luxurious living and dining area. Cable TV and wireless Internet keep you connected to the outside world as you spread out and relax on the deck over looking the Pacific Ocean. A large gas BBQ on the deck is perfect for grilling your favorite seafood and the elegant custom kitchen will give you the opportunity create your special tropical delights. And better yet you can dine on the balcony, while enjoying the truly magnificent sunsets

Three large bedrooms each with a private bath and spacious closets give each visitor the chance for privacy and quiet time if they choose.The master bedroom is huge, with sliding glass doors that open to the deck.

High-coffered ceilings, Travertine stone floors, and natural stone tile showers add to the opulence of this already stunning condo. Modern amenities include granite countertops, European style wood cabinetry, and stainless steel appliances.

If you’re looking for a truly elegant way to enjoy Tamarindo, we invite you to join us at Crystal Sands, where tropical elegance meets the beach.

Keywords: condo, tropical elegance, secure, Pacific ocean view

More Details

Property Manager
Annette Gillis
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About Annette Gillis

We are both still working and at times life becomes rather hectic trying to juggle work, volunteer activities and keeping up with our family. We treasure the time we can get away to kick back and relax - no better way than to head to Costa Rica.

Annette Gillis purchased this condo in 2011

Why Annette Gillis chose Guanacaste

We traveled to Costa Rica in 2010 and fell in love with the country and the people. The natural beauty of the country can take your breath away. We love the quiet beauty of Tamarindo, the easy beach walks into town and sitting on the balcony overlooking the Pacific. Is is the ultimate in relaxation. Sitting on the deck in the evening watching the sun set over the Pacific with a glass of wine in hand is to be savored.

What makes this condo unique

The unit is on the beach and if you like to walk there are miles of unspoiled beaches to meander along, watch the surfers, try it your self or gather sea shells. Great restaurants at reasonable prices are close by.


Tamarindo Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • Each bedroom has their own en suite bathroom with shower and double sinks
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (2) Although we can accommodate 8, we prefer not to rent to 8 adults as it would mean 4 adults in one bedroom. There are no alternate sleeping accommodations
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
Housecleaning provided twice in a weekly rental.


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Crystal Sands, Luxury Living on the white Sands of Playa Langosta
average rating of 4.96875 based on 64 reviews
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Amazing Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We are so glad that we booked this condo for our family of 5. It was very spacious with enough room for everyone to spread out. The decor throughout is wonderful! Very tasteful. Each kid had their own bed - the girls shared a bathroom and the boy had his own. The kitchen had everything that we needed. I was so glad that there weren't just 8 plates, 8 sets of cutlery, etc. There were plenty of dishes and cooking utensils too. The A/C and wifi worked great. No problems at all. We used the pool, the underground parking and went to the beach through the gate. It's a great location if you are looking for a quieter place that is not far from town. We enjoyed sunsets every evening from the balcony. Stunning! The owner and RPM (the property management company) were very responsive and the security and housekeeping folks were very nice. Everyone is so friendly. We would definitely book this condo again!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful place, with amazing views. The condo and kitchen was very complete! There were even beach toys and boogie boards for the kids. We will be back for sure!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very well maintained and great location

  • 5 of 5

The location was excellent. Right on the water. Very well maintained. Well appointed.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Douglas, The location on the water overlooking the Pacific Ocean is indeed one of the keys to making a stay at Crystal Sands so memorable. To be able to sit on the deck listening to the surf at all hours and to watch those nightly sunsets make this setting ideal. Come join us again soon, Annette
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  • 5 of 5

This condo is even better than advertised! It was so luxurious we never wanted to leave. I was traveling with my mother in law, my kids 15months, 6 years and 8 years and my husband. It was perfectly toddler/kid friendly they even had boogie boards and beach toys. It still felt very adult with all the supplies you needed and great ammenities. Security was awesome and we felt sent the entire time. You are right on the beach but away from the crowds. You can hear the ocean all night and it was magical. I highly highly recommend this condo. My only complaint was with the elevator... which is no reflection on the condo. There is no sensor on the elevator and it can shut on your kiddos. Just something to be aware of with little kids.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Bianca for your comments. I am so pleased to hear that you and your family had a wonderful vacation at Crystal Sands. Our objective when furnishing the unit was to ensure it was welcoming and comfortable for visitors young and old. And with children and grandchildren of our own who visit we have gathered a few of those extras that can entertain all ages. Thank you for your observation about the elevator, I will pass that onto the property managers to investigate ensuring a sensor is functioning. Annette
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Fantastic location with stunning views

  • 5 of 5

The property was well located just outside Tamarindo. The grounds are well kept and the pool area is very nice. The unit is one of the best kept and equipped of any places I have visited in Costa Rica. The interior layout and furnishings really make the condo standout. Would definitely recommend and return.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kyle, Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. I look forward to having you back at Crystal Sands for your next holidays. Annette
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Wonderful Luxury!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit to Annette's beautiful apartment and I hope it wont be our last! We were six people and were extremely comfortable. The beds are comfortable and have great pillows. The airconditioning is quiet and works very well, everything is clean and in great condition and the best part is its location! Close enough to Tamarindo so you can go out to dinner a surf lesson or shopping any time you want but away from the crowds. It is also RIGHT on the beach. Langosta beach has some sand but it is very rocky. We love to snorkle and thats perfect for us when the tide is not too high. This time we saw starfish, parrot fish, boxfish,wounded wrasse(not actually wounded thats the name), king angelfish and many many more. Bring your water shoes and have an amazing time! Oh I cant forget to mention the sunsets! Spectacular from the terrace or the beach. This apartment is wonderful.

Thank you Annette! We will be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
58 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Cala Luna
Nearest Beach
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Rentals of 3 days will be subject to a one time additional $150.00 surcharge for cleaning and management services.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.