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Tropical Jungle Beach Casita, Incredible Natural Setting, Abundant Wildlife.

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Beach in front at low tide.water 80f or 28c.

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Last updated: 06/26/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Casita Tranquila is located on the Osa Peninsula on the South Pacific coast side of Costa Rica, it takes forty minutes from San Jose airport on Sansa airline or Natureair to Puerto Jimenez , Or its a six hour drive from San Jose we are a twenty minutes south of Jimenez on the beach and in the rainforest.
The Osa contains five per cent of the worlds plant and animal species.
The Casita is in a shady tropical forest and a one minute walk to a secluded beach.
We have many species of tropical trees and plants including banana, mango, papaya, avocado, guanabana, orchids and much more.
Wildlife includes, howler monkeys, white face, squirrel monkeys, sloths, birds include scarlet macaws, toucans, hawks, parrots, tanagers.
The casita has a living room with kitchen and bar, bedroom one has a queen bedroom, bedroom two has a double bed and a single bunk bed, for a total of five guests.
The kitchen has a three ring gas stovetop, ceramic countertop and bar top, all cooking utensils, an ice chest for perishables. Please note we are off the grid and the Casita does not have electricity, repeat no electricity.
lighting is by candles and rechargable lanterns, although its best to use just the candles as bugs are attracted to white lights.
The Casita is screened and the beds have nets if you need them.
Hot shower, sink, and toilet are set in a tropical garden just steps from both bedrooms.
Living room has a large sofa, dinner table and bar.
There is a deck with chairs in front of the living room to relax and enjoy the ocean view and wildlife.
There are no phone booths here so suggest bringing a unlocked phone with you and buy a sim card at the international airport from the 'kolbi phone desk' as you pick up your luggage and before entering customs, you can recharge the card and
At night you will hear the ocean, night birds, and occasionally neighbors who live on the next property, please come with an open mind and enjoy this very special place.
Please note we charge $99 a night for two, $25 for each additional adult up to three extra, $15 for children three to twelve, under three free.
VRBO is not set up to list additional guests when you book so we have to adjust the booking after you after first enquiry once we have agreed the final price for additional guests.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom is steps away from both bedrooms on the deck.

Other Amenities

  • Tropical rainforest for nature lovers, very special, If you want pampering go to the Hilton....moreless

Entertainment

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    View from the house and front deck of the golfo dulce....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    60 meters to very secluded tropical beach, plus the casita is set in a forest full of tropical plants and wildlife, monkeys, Parrots, macaws, hawks, tanagers, sloths, iguanas, and much more....moreless

  • Downtown:

    Puerto Jimenez is a fifteen minute drive, has supermarkets, banks with ATM, gas station, cafes, pharmacy....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    From the house and deck....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    beach is 60 meters and normally very secluded....moreless

  • Rural:

    Set in a tropícal rainforest....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table with six stools, plus a bar with stools....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Internet:

    Wi fi in town and, bring a phone and get a chip at the International airport for basic 3g service on the beach...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    yes...moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    All utensil for cooking, plates, cups, etc...moreless

  • Oven:

    no oven just the three ring stove...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Normal things...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    We provide an ice chest, you will need to buy a block of ice in town when you buy groceries. There is a laundry that sells blocks next to the PJ landing strip, or the supermarket has small ice....moreless

  • Stove:

    Three ring gas stove....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    front deck overlooking garden and beach...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Five acres of tropical forest...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$99

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

The Casita has a Queen bed in the first bedroom, in the second is a double bed and single bunk bed.

The living room has a long sofa , it is 80 cm wide and is suitable for children or small adults.

The $99 rate is for two people, each additional person over 12 is $25 additional, under 12 is $15 per night,under 3 is free. we are off the grid, the Casita has battery powered lights/fans, and candles.


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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Last updated: 06/26/2016
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Location

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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Puerto Jimenez Osa peninsula
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Restaraunte Alternativas, and in Jimenez.
5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Puerto Jimenez for Golfito
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Nearest Golf
no golf its the rainforest.
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Nearest Train
no trains
0.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Road no motorway
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
In Jimenz or 2k the other direction
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Nearest Ski
no skiing its the rainforest !!!
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Nearest Beach
Playa Colarada in front of the property

Car: Recommended

Tours to Corcovado national park, kayaking, zip lines, chocolate farm tour,birdwathing, surfing, eco tours, and much more.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: After living in England, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, and the USA I decided to live a simpler life by moving to the amazing Osa peninsula which is one of the most pristine and beautiful places on earth. Coming here can be a life changing experience.

Why the Owner Chose Puntarenas, Costa Rica:
We have the perfect location on the beach and in the jungle surrounded by so much nature and wildlife, the property is very secluded but you can reach the local town Puerto Jimenez in twenty minutes by car, taxi or local bus. We are off the grid, at the main house we have solar power, the Casita has lithium ion batteries for lanterns and fans, we also provide candles for romantics. your phones and laptops can be charged at the main house. There is an ice chest for perishbles, you will need to buy a blockof ice in town. when you buy your groceries.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
We have amazing views of the forest, ocean, and surrounded by sounds of the ocean, birds, monkeys and much more.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • Beach in front at low tide.water 80f or 28c.

    Beach in front at low tide.water 80f or 28c.

  • Living Room sofas, capable beds for small adults or children.

    Living Room sofas, capable beds for small adults or children.

  • Fully stocked kitchen, with three ring stovetop, outside gas BBQ and cooler.

    Fully stocked kitchen, with three ring stovetop, outside gas BBQ and cooler.

  • Master bedroom with Queen bed, Jungle view.

    Master bedroom with Queen bed, Jungle view.

  • Garden shower, with hot water.

    Garden shower, with hot water.

  • Path from Casita to beach.

    Path from Casita to beach.

  • Shady path to beach in front.

    Shady path to beach in front.

  • Coati on the beach in front.

    Coati on the beach in front.

  • The beach at dusk.

    The beach at dusk.

  • Iguana hanging out in tree hole.

    Iguana hanging out in tree hole.

  • Front of House

    Front of House

  • Living room with ocean and jungle view, underneath the jungle canopy.many birds.

    Living room with ocean and jungle view, underneath the jungle canopy.many birds.

  • Kitchen counter top, tropical wood floors.

    Kitchen counter top, tropical wood floors.

  • Second bedroom with double bed and single bunk bed, jungle view.

    Second bedroom with double bed and single bunk bed, jungle view.

  • Garden shower with hot water.

    Garden shower with hot water.

  • Cortesia tree laying its golden carpet of leaves.

    Cortesia tree laying its golden carpet of leaves.

  • Path to beach.

    Path to beach.

  • Scarlet macaws nesting above the Casita.

    Scarlet macaws nesting above the Casita.

  • Cara blanca near the Casita telling me off.

    Cara blanca near the Casita telling me off.

  • Guanabana fruit grown on property, many cancer fighting properties.

    Guanabana fruit grown on property, many cancer fighting properties.

  • In coming tide.

    In coming tide.

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Thursday, July 21, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Calendar last updated 06/26/2016
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