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Stunning Ocean And Jungle Views.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Swim-Up Bar

Casa Del Vista - Stunning jungle and ocean views

Welcome to Casa Del Vista. A newly built 2013 casa 3 bedroom, 2 bath, all on one level for easy access. Once you arrive you can drive right up into carport and walk immediately into an open living space with kitchen. Sliding doors open to a spectacular view of ocean ,jungle and picturesque sunsets from each of the 3 bedrooms, which all have doors that open to the patio and pool. On the patio you will find a gas grill, pool with swim up bar and hammocks for those mid afternoon siestas. The outdoor space is so spacious that you will have more than enough room to handle any type of gathering or faimly meal. Casa is fully furnished and has laundry room to wash clothes for a stress free return.

Casa Hatillo is located 5 minutes from Dominical and 10 minutes from main coastal highway. Road is 2.5km long and a 4x4 is REQUIRED to travel up the mountain to get to the house.The road is in good shape but is steep in places. At 1325 ft. elevation, the breezes blow through casa keeping it cool but there is air in all 3 bedrooms for those warmer nights. Bedrooms have plenty of storage space, ceiling fans and queen beds to rest after a busy day.

Dominical offers many attractions from zip lines, fishing, ATV rides, waterfall tours, national parks, beaches, surfing, horseback riding, and of course food. Many restaurants are within a short driving distance and a variety scattered in the hills.

We do enjoy comments so please sign our guest book for your comments on your stay.In addition for any issues that need attention you can reach the Management Owners via Skype or Email as we want your stay to be the best and feel like your staying at a 5 star hotel. There will be a manager and maids to address all other needs that are available during stay....so live it up and Enjoy your stay!

Pura Vida!!!

If you enjoy your stay, please comment in the guestbook!!

More Details

Owner
Kris or Dave Biser
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english, Alfredo the manager speaks Spanish and English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2018

About Kris or Dave Biser

My wife and I have been traveling to the warm climates for many years with family and friends. As We approach our older years we decided to retire in Costa Rica. We have a few years left to fight the battles of work but we want to rent our lovely home out for others to enjoy. We enjoy the beautiful climate and wonderful people. Beats freezing in Minnesota!!

Kris or Dave Biser purchased this house in 2012

Why Kris or Dave Biser chose Hatillo

My wife wanted ocean views and I wanted jungle views, so we decided here in Dominical where the mountains meet the ocean. At 1325ft. warm breezes makes this a very comfortable and quiet area. She also is working on her gardens and fruit trees. I have my jungle animals.

What makes this house unique

Our casa fits nicely on our 2 acre lot on one level. When you walk into our casa you open up to the outdoors with the 16ft. bifolds to pool deck and stunning views. Overhang protects you when the rain starts.

Amenities

Hatillo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 20
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Off Master Bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Located between 2nd and 3rd bedrooms
  • Twin sinks in Master
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • All bedrooms have ample closet space and ceiling fans. Air cond. in all bedrooms. We also have security alarm to make guests feel comfortable.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The Dominical area is the best we have seen in Costa. It has everything anyone needs in a short drive and yet you have quiet surroundings to enjoy family or nature. Welcome to a true Pura Vida experience!!!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Stunning Ocean And Jungle Views.
average rating of 4.8939395 based on 66 reviews
5

Two Weeks Of Total Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 2 weeks with our friends who we have made numerous trips to CR. Of all the houses we have rented this was the best. The house is laid out perfect, bedrooms at each end of the house with living area and kitchen in between. Each bedroom with very comfortable beds, looks out over the pool and the super view. The patio area is well thought out, huge overhang for shade and shelter from occasional shower, lots of chairs and table and chairs to enjoy your meals. The pool is a hit also with the 4 stools and bench seating all around the edges.

Kris is the best owner we have ever dealt with, lots of suggestions sent to us before our stay, and checking in to ensure we were having a great time. Thanks again Kris

Alfredo checked us in and was always there to answer our questions or deal with any concerns we had. Whatever you need he will get it done for you. His sister cleaned the house after our first week, never met her, but she did an amazing job.

Our activities included many walks, aggressive trails at the top near the house, and nice flat walks on the trail parallel to the beach north of Dominical. We also went deep sea fishing out of Playa Domincalito, ask for Manuel, he speaks English, four different times. Manuel and his Captain are Ticos and will show you a very good time. Highly recommend them if you are into fishing. Also ask Alfredo about Thermal Springs not far from house, great little drive and you get to soak in natural hot springs for only $5

We ate out at a few different restaurants and cooked some meals at the house. Restaurant at bottom of hill very good and convenient, try the seafood soup. Jolly Roger has nice view and good wings. Lots of places in Dominical , only tried a couple, very hot in town.

Thanks again Kris and Dave for the opportunity to stay here, would love to return.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Randy I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. We try our best to make our clients stay as comfortable as possible. We would love for you come back and stay. Pura Vida Kris and Dave
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5

Simply Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Well I will start again...fat fingered the first and deleted everything. Anyway, we cannot say enough good things about the home. Your assistance with unforeseen schedule changes was excellent. Alfredo met us at the visitor center and took us up the "little" hill to your home and it was just what we had hoped it would be. Open, clean and hospitable with every convenience readily available. The ocean view was magnificent, unbelievable sunsets, humming birds and toucans every morning! I know you spent a lot of time building the black folder and you need to know it was a great touch with everything one needs to know about the local dining, beaches, banking, language and sites can be found there. We will be making additional trips to Costa Rica to catch those things we failed to see and do and plan on a re-connect with you in the future. As of right now I have been approached by other friends about where to stay.....you guessed it, Casa Del Vista! PURA VIDA from the Rigby Family

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ken thank you for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to have you again as a guest at our home. Pura Vida Kris and Dave
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5

Paradise overlooking the ocean

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this property for a week. The pool was incredible, the house was fantastic and the views were unbelievable. Every part of this trip as an adventure and a blast.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Please come back and see us again! Pura Vida Kris and Dave
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5

Amazing views and visits from toucans!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying in casa del vista. From the adventurous ride up the mountain to the stunning view and a daily visit from the same pair of toucans, we couldn’t have been happier. We loved relaxing in the pool and the hammock and found plenty to do in dominical and the surrounding towns. Alfredo the manager was very accommodating and helpful and waited for us for an hour as we were stuck in traffic on our meet up day. Would highly recommend staying here for anyone. Families, couples, friends.

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Daniel I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Next time you come to Costa Rica, I hope you keep us in mind. Pura Vida Kris and Dave
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Kris and Dave quickly answered our questions and we were able to book a last minute spontaneous trip the week of Thanksgiving.

We arrived later than we expected but Alfredo patiently waited for us.

The house is simply amazing. Toucans entertained us while we enjoyed our morning coffee by the pool.

Pictures or words cannot describe the beautiful view from the house.

The location is very close to Nauyaca Falls, beautiful beaches and restaurants

We will definitely be back for a much longer stay!

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: David I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. we look forward to having you come back and stay. Pura Vida, Kris and Dave
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Perfect Slice of Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

This property is quiet, peaceful and well kept. It offers a stunning and picturesque setting to start and end each day. The views are amazing! After a day full of adventure and discovery of what Costa Rica has to offer this property is the perfect home base to come back to, like your own private retreat. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You Trevor, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Please keep us in mind on your next visit. Pura Vida Dave and Kris
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Quepos
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Mango Jay's, Hatillo.
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Coastal Highway
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Best Restaurant - Tortilla Flatts, Dominical
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Dominical, Matapalo
Car: necessary

We do have a book of listings for all types of activities and places to dine. We also have contacts for you to speak to personally if you desire.

Additional travel tips: Don't exchange $ at the airport, do it here at any store or bank. Most take American Money, bring smaller bills.

If you request information - ask for Richard and tell him Dave Biser referred you - to get fair pricing.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $59

Property is always improving. Lanscaping, planting of trees and updates are occuring as we try to make your stay more enjoying.security alarm was just added also.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.