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Beautiful Villa w/Ocean View from Every Room; Walk to the Beach

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

Sleeps 8; 4 Bedroom, 3 Bath designed for 2 Families

Modern meets Spanish colonial in this beautiful villa, which features two levels of covered terraces to catch the breeze and the dazzling view. In the center of it all is an infinity plunge pool and terraces for sitting and sunning. Just a short walk from the beach at Playa Hermosa, Casa Buena Vista has everything to make your holiday extraordinary. The house is furnished with outstanding examples of Costa Rican craftsmanship and is arranged with your pleasure in mind.

Dazzling views of Costa Rica’s Gulfo Papagayo, tropical birdsong, warm breezes and sun-drenched color palettes indulge all your senses at Casa Buena Vista. Explore the beauty of Costa Rica from your own private villa and you will understand the meaning of 'Pura Vida'.

Property Manager on site in Playa Hermosa. They will meet and greet you upon arriva to open and show you the house. Propery managerment can arrange for any tours or additional servicesand amenities you may need.

More Details

George Peake
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2018

About George Peake

We love to travel, and fell in love with Costa Rica about 12 years ago. We appreciate the variety of environments and regions here, the friendliness of the people, and of course the sun and the warm ocean water. With our house we have tried to capture some of the history of the colonial era with all modern conveniences.

Why George Peake chose Playa Hermosa

This area of Guanacaste was designated by the Costa Rican governement to develop tourism, because of the natural beauty here and the drier, more predictable climate. The small community is focused on livablity while keeping substainablity in the forefront.

What makes this villa unique

The awesome view and the easy walk to the beach are key, and the house is great for famlies or small groups with common areas for socializing, plus privacy. The house is deorated to reinforce the lively, tropical feeling of Costa Rica, with all of the amenities of home.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We are having a wonderful time at your Casa Buena Vista. All of our young adult children made it here for holiday festivities. The accommodations were great for our family, with everyone having their own room (we took the spacious master suite upstairs), and plenty of general space for gathering. The morning ritual became the entire family sipping coffee and visiting at the outside tables. Following your recommendations, the family enjoyed beaches, a river tour, zip lining, Sunburst Coffee, and some fun shopping for small gifts to take home.

We really appreciate your kitchen facilities. With six of us, it was very pleasant to have meals here when people returned from their day’s adventures. The local grocery and the meat market at the bottom of the hill made for easy shopping. We also discovered the grocery stores in Playas del Coco. Having a full size washer and dryer makes a big difference for this long a stay, and the maid service has been top notch.

Dec 2014
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Playa Hermosa Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Shower w/ Jaccuzzi
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Shower
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • walking
  • water sports
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • whitewater rafting


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Beautiful Villa w/Ocean View from Every Room; Walk to the Beach
average rating of 4.8235292 based on 36 reviews
Cookeville, TN 38501

Best sunset view ever!!!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect! We had two families of four and it was the perfect size and unbelievably beautiful! The pool was great for cool dips in the evening and watching the sunset. I would definitely recommend this house!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. And remember we offer a discount for returning renters
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Fantastic property!!

  • 5 of 5

First time to Costa Rica. The house was perfect for our group that had 3 couples. Frazer was awesome and took care of our excursion details. Can not say enough about Casa Buena Vista. Would definitely go back. The highlight of our trip was a snorkeling excursion from the hermosa beach, instead of snorkeling for 4 hours we set out to find whales, and we found them!! They fed about 50 yards from the boat for about 30 minutes!! We then found dolphins that played with our boat for quite some time. We ended up on a secluded beach where captain B. Cooked us fresh mahi-mahi and Romanian potato salad. Along with some very cold imperial beer! We will be back!!

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your nice review. You were very lucky to see so many whales. Your timing was right, we've only seen a few.
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Gorgeous and spaceous. Spectacular views!

  • 4 of 5

Our family of 9 fit very comfortably in this beautiful & spacious home. Uniquely decorated, not cookie cutter with many extras that provided a very homey feel -from the interior lighting, wi-fi to the outdoor grill and bamboo spigot to wash off sandy feet. We enjoyed both day and night the views from the infinity pool and surrounding decks. Owner gave us excellent tips for dining & shopping and the property mngr (who spoke very good english), was responsive and friendly offering many exciting options for adventures. Conveniently located to local beaches and restaurants. We'd all go back in about 2 seconds!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great vacation in a beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

We came with our 3 adult boys and one of the boys’ fiancé. It was perfect for our group. It’s up a steep but walkable private road to the street level, only a few blocks from Hermosa Beach. View of the bay is amazing. Beds are not extremely comfortable, but fine. Overall, highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect location and view!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent a week here and it was amazing. The house had the best view and everything we could have imagined inside. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This home was so beautiful. It was like a dream-come-true for our family. The views are just incredible out of all the sliding doors and windows. There was plenty of room for our family of six but my husband and I would love to come back with some other couples to enjoy a fun week. All of the bedrooms were nice and spacious and could accommodate several couples comfortably. The pool was a great added benefit to come home to after our many excursions or a relaxing swim after the sunset. We also enjoyed seeing the iguanas and hearing the howler monkeys from up there on the mountain. It was a quick walk to the restaurants along the beach which we frequented several times. The one arranged for a fishing trip for us then cooked our fish over two separate meals. Everyone was so friendly and willing to help. The owner was always timely in getting back to me by email and provided us with a lot of information before we came which was so helpful. We all came back raving about our vacation but especially about our spectacular home overlooking the ocean!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Playa Hermosa

Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

Located in the gated community of Monte Bello with 24 hour security


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR HOLIDAY SEASON - Weekly Rate are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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