All the Comforts, Services and Perks of a 5-Star Resort, the Privacy of a Home(24 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-5 nights
- Property type:Villa
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Brand-new, Comprehensively Outfitted 2BR, 3BA Beachfront Villa
Casa Chocolate, as the name implies, is decorated in a chocolate theme. A careful and patient collection process for the art pieces has made for an entertaining, cheerful and pretty look for the entire villa. Modern contemporary furniture with a tropical flair is not just delightful to look at, it is very comfortable as well.
A beautifully appointed, comprehensively equipped gourmet kitchen lets you prepare spectacular meals. Outfitted with high-end Viking and Sub-Zero appliances, and all the cooking gadgets one could possibly imagine. This kitchen is a chef's dream!
Dimmable LED lighting throughout the villa allows for great lighting with very little heat; this is also another unique feature of Casa Chocolate.
Casa Chocolate is also equipped with the latest technology and communications goodies: High-speed WiFi and wired Internet, free unlimited long distance calling, Smart TVs in every room; digital cable, Apple TV, Blu-Ray and a high-quality Home Theater system in the living room. There are several usb charger-equipped power outlets downstairs and upstairs.
The living room also doubles as a sleeping area with a Queen-size sleeper sofa. A complete downstairs bathroom makes it very comfortable to sleep downstairs. The downstairs porch is the best on the property, with a wonderful swing chair, a lounger and two easy chairs with footstools. Fully folding windows allow opening to the entire width of the villa.
The Master Bedroom is equipped with a King-size Tempur-Pedic bed, brand new ultra-quiet AC, ceiling fan, and Breakfast Station with mini-fridge, microwave and coffee maker. 55-inch 3D television with Blu-Ray player. The en-suite bathroom is done in luxurious Costa Rican stone and has an enclosed multi-head shower and commode, plus a large jetted tub. Dual sinks with great lighting and lots of storage space. Off the Master bathroom is the walk-in closet. The view from the Master Bedroom is stunning, and the fully folding windows open up to the entire width of the room out to a spacious balcony. Telescopic bug screens let in the soothing ocean sounds while keeping the critters out while you sleep.
Bedroom 2 has a super comfortable Queen-size bed, 40 inch smart TV, ceiling fan and en-suite bathroom appointed with beautiful native stone. It has also just been fitted with a new, ultra quiet AC system. It also offers a large loft that sleeps one adult or two kids. The loft's lighting can be controlled from up in the loft or down in the bedroom.
The Palms complex also boasts a complete oceanside gym, round pool, spectacular infinity pool with bar and food service, and a BBQ area with two large professional Weber grills. Lots of beachfront and poolside seating with umbrellas for the free use of our guests.
Don’t feel like cooking? Many terrific restaurants are only minutes away. If you feel like really indulging yourself, let The Palms' in-house chef service prepare and serve you a fabulous gourmet meal in the villa or by torchlight right by the beach.
The Palms also offers the free use of sea kayaks, boogie boards, surfboards and snorkeling gear to our guests. Pool toys aplenty are available for the kids.
Read the reviews! Every guest we've had has been enchanted and wants to return as soon as possible. From the owner to every last member of the staff at The Palms, we make it our mission that your stay at Casa Chocolate is among the best vacations you've ever experienced.
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Member since: 2013
- 2200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Catering Available
- Breakfast - Booking Possible
- Lunch - Booking Possible
- Dinner - Booking Possible
- Housekeeper Included
- Car Available
- Private Chef
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Ocean View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Fitness Room / Equipment
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Water Sports Gear
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
High Season 2017
Jan 7 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Summer Season 2017
May 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Bargain Season 2017
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Dec 1 - Dec 21, 2017
3 night min stay
Xmas-New Year 2017-2018
Dec 22 - Jan 5, 2018
5 night min stay
High Season 2018
Jan 6 - Apr 30, 2018
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Cleaning Fee $250
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: Chocolate maker and chocolatier, owner and operator of Danta Chocolate in Guatemala.
Why the Owner Chose Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica:
Always loved Costa Rica as an investment destination, and The Palms, with its unique beachfront ownership (only 3% of Costa Rica's oceanfront is titled property) seemed like the perfect choice. The clincher was the super-short, 30-second walk to fabulous Flamingo Beach! The bonus is The Palms' amazing staff, who make you feel like you're staying at the finest 5-star resort.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Since The Palms is a private residence club, guests get to reap the benefits of staying at a private condo, while getting the services and amenities of a luxury hotel. The Palms only has 34 villas, so no matter how full it is, there's always ample space in the property to feel uncrowded and at ease.
- Primary: +1 516-869-4476 x 8694476 Working Hours
- Secondary: +1 646-862-2995 Nights/weekends
Anywhere in The Palms you're just steps from the beach! Villa 22-->Beach<1 min!
The Palms in the beautiful light of the "Golden Hour."
Living room with Queen-size sleeper, fabulous Home Entertainment system.
Wet bar with Viking wine cooler.
Large, comfortable Master Bedroom. Tempur-Pedic bed, 55-in Smart TV.
Breakfast station with microwave, mini fridge and coffee maker.
Master bathroom: sinks and enclosed toilet view
Guest bedroom: 40-inch Smart TV.
Upstairs guest bathroom.
Kitchen view 2: Viking oven, Sub-Zero fridge, drawer type microwave, dishwasher.
Full Bosch laundry center with folding hanger rack.
Casa Chocolate is just steps from this gorgeous beach!
The lush gardens at The Palms with Villa 22 lit up in the background.
View from the garden.
Living room with 3D TV, Home Theater system, Apple TV, Digital Cable & Blu-Ray.
Dining room for four.
Master bathroom: hot tub & shower view
Guest bedroom: Queen-size bed, loft for 2 kids or one adult.
Bedroom 2: loft for 2 kids/1 adult. Power outlets and lighting fixtures.
Viking cooktop and oven. Fully equipped with every gadget imaginable.
Cool new addition: power outlets with usb chargers upstairs and downstairs!
The stunning view from the Master Bedroom.
The Palms' infinity pool is spectacular day or night.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Monday, January 23, 2017
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