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Private Luxury Villa With Panoramic Views Close To Beaches -

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,121 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Planning a beach vacation? Tired of hotels? Why not rent a private villa.

Planning a beach vacation? Tired of hotels? Why not rent a private villa with a pool?

This luxurious villa for rent is a jewel nestling among the superb mountains of Costa Rica. Overhanging the Hacienda Pinilla valley, Villa St Barth is located only minutes from its renowned golf course, excellent restaurants and heavenly beaches...

Spanning over 3,121 sq ft, this elegant vacation rental features 3 expansive bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a roomy living room, a beautiful open chef's kitchen, a fully equipped laundry, 2 terraces, a balcony, a fountain, a 969 sq ft infinity-edge pool and views to make every day feel like a visit to the top of the world !

The living area, the oversized master bedroom with private balcony, the guest bedrooms as well as the impressive infinity-edge pool offer 270° breathtaking mountain views.

The ample gourmet kitchen features a granite island and is fully equipped with deluxe stainless appliances and everything you need to cook delicious meals…

All rooms are air-conditioned and mosquito screened.

The property is fenced and equipped by an alarm security system.

The lovely 1.26-acre garden is perfectly maintained and a part of it has been converted into an attractive orchard with several fruit trees.

This luxury villa benefits moreover from a perfect location in the sunniest and the most pleasant area to enjoy dream vacation in Costa Rica, that is Guanacaste.

The house is indeed situated only minutes by car from the superb beaches of Avellanas and Langosta, from the famous golf course of Hacienda Pinilla designed by Mike Young and from the lively seaside resort of Tamarindo with its multiple restaurants, stores, supermarkets, banks and its great choice of activities.

The idyllic beaches of Playa Grande and Playa Conchal as well as the famous golf course of Reserva Conchal designed by Robert Trent Jones II can be joined in less than 20 minutes. You will need the same time to reach the typical city of Santa Cruz with its traditional fruit and vegetable market every Saturday morning.

Playa Negra, known for its famous surfing spot, is only 25 minutes from the villa.

The International Airport of Liberia, the second airport of Costa Rica, is only one hour from the villa.

Top Property Features

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* Fabulous panoramic views !

* Close to extraordinary fine sand beaches lined with palm trees and coconut palms…

* Gorgeous 969 sq ft infinity pool, ideal for adults and children.

* Large flower garden in which you can admire many animals : monkeys, birds, butterflies, armadillos, squirrels as well as several kinds of hummingbirds !

* Privileged location at the gates of the magnificent private domain of Hacienda Pinilla (2,000 ha)...

* Near the seaside resort of Tamarindo and its numerous restaurants, shops and activities.

* On request, many à la carte services : tour and excursion bookings, food shopping before arrival, private chef at home, catering services, massages, car rental, etc. !

* Large and comfortable rooms with top quality king size beds.

* House staff included so that you fully enjoy a dream vacation in the tropics…

More Details

Owner
Olivier Greaux
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2017

Amenities

Tamarindo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3121 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , En suite bathroom, Air conditioning, Ceiling Fan, Balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , En suite bathroom, Air conditioning, Ceiling Fan, Pool view
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , En suite bathroom, Air conditioning, Ceiling Fan, Pool view
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

Private Luxury Villa With Panoramic Views Close To Beaches -
average rating of 5.0 based on 29 reviews
5

Exceptional Service and Stay

  • 5 of 5

Wow, where do I even start? This property is beautiful and Olivier was a pleasure to work with. We emailed many times before actually arriving and he was nothing but accommodating. He sent several links for different tours around the area, one for a private chef (OUTSTANDING) and was even able to go grocery shopping for us before we arrived so we had food in the house. There was an insect nest by the pool and Olivier had it taken care of by the next morning. He was there to greet us even though we had almost a 2 hour delay and didn't arrive until about 11pm. The driveway is steep so I definitely recommend a 4WD vehicle. The town of Tamarindo is a short 10 minute drive away. Beautiful beach, great surf, a local brewery and cute shops. The grocery store is before Tamarindo and has a lot of great choices.

The house is just as beautiful as the pictures. There are pool rafts, drink holders and towels provided. The A/C works great, which was a very important feature for us since it was so warm during this time. Everything is just so clean and modern. The patio outside is such a plus and perfect for dining. We also had a local yoga teacher come one morning and it was the perfect spot once we moved the table and chairs. There are iguanas and birds all around which made for beautiful sights and sounds all day.

Andrea, our housekeeper, was a dream. She washed clothes and cleaned the house daily for us. She is so friendly and such a hard worker.

We are already planning our next trip back and will definitely rent this house again. Thank you for making my 40th birthday trip so very special :)

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Villa!!!

  • 5 of 5

We've stayed at many VRBO properties in the US and Caribbean and this one is top notch. Olivier and Andrea were great to interact with and very helpful with local recommendations for beaches, restaurants, etc. We always felt if we needed something he was minutes away but at the same time we had the place to ourselves and the property was very clean, safe, and private. The villa's open air feel was perfect for this hilltop location and the views go on forever. We especially enjoyed the outdoor dining area and of course the pool. The location was very close to the Tamarindo area, but far enough away from the busy packed beach town, just what we were looking for. We were fortunate enough to be in town for the local festival and bullriding event at Villareal a must see if it's going on when you are there. When we come back to the area this is where we'll be! Thanks again Olivier for sharing your wonderful home with us.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The most indulgent stay of my life.

  • 5 of 5

Between the designer home, the spectacular pool, the immaculate yard and the quiet attentiveness of the housekeeper (who catered daily to our every need), I have never before experienced anything like it.

My husband and three young children loved every minute of pool time, every breeze through the many open windows and every glimpse of the picturesque Costa Rican countryside that this place afforded.

It was an easy 10 minute drive to the bustling little beach town of Tamarindo which had every restaurant option and choice of excursion or adventure we could ask for.

We can't wait to come back next year.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beyond Amazing

  • 5 of 5

Oliver was at the house when we got there gave a quick tour had dinner waiting for us and was full of recommendations. The pictures of the house don't do it justice. Andrea was so amazing and kind we loved seeing her every morning.We will be back again.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Unforgettable Experience!

  • 5 of 5

Let me start by telling you that Olivier is an absolutely amazing host,

he knows how to make guests feel comfortable and at home. Very accommodating man with a great attention to details. If anything went wrong/was out of order, with just one SMS Olivier was able to solve our concerns within 10 minutes. Olivier went above and beyond to make sure our stay was as comfortable as possible. Our only concern was poor internet connection; we believe Olivier tried his best to solve the problem, but unfortunately with very little success.

Villa Saint Barth is absolutely stunning. It`s a modern, open concept villa and represents exactly the pictures you see on the website, which we all know is not always the case. It`s a perfect hideaway from the busy Tamarindo town, yet a very short drive to everything you need. Villa is very comfortable for a romantic getaway and is absolutely perfect for family vacation.

Andrea who was our cleaning lady is a `living angel on earth` - I wish we could take her home with us :). I can't say enough good things about her: kind, giving, generous, helpful, always cheerful like a sunshine, amazing in

ALL home care duties (cleaning, washing, ironing, folding +++).

Both Olivier and Andrea set 'the bar' high for any other home owner in the Tamarindo area who rents their house as a holiday villa/apartment. Thank you to you both for spoiling us with your warm care and attention!!!

Janette and Reto

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful house, beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

15-20 minutes outside the hustle and bustle of Tamarindo, Villa St Barth is it's own private sanctuary. The home is modern, light and airy with sliding glass doors throughout and kept spotlessly clean by the wonderful Andrea. Olivier is a welcoming host eager to please.

Our family of five ate many meals at home and took advantage of the wonderful BBQ grill and porch dining. The gorgeous infinity pool was enjoyed by the kids and we had zero issues with mosquitoes. The valley views are truly breathtaking.

Our family took surfing lessons in Tamarindo, spent the day at the secluded Playa Avellana, and chartered a boat in Playa Flamingo- all easily accessible from Villa St. Barth (as with most places in Costa Rica, a four wheel drive vehicle is highly recommended). There is a well appointed grocery store in Tamarindo (Auto Mercado) to stock up on food supplies.

All and all a five star experience. We would gladly stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Tamarindo House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring Season
Apr 2 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$425
$2,833
 
 
Belle Saison
Sep 1 2017 - Nov 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$316
 
 
Nov-Thanksgiving Semaine
Nov 7 2017 - Nov 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$458
 
 
Avant Saison
Nov 26 2017 - Dec 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$425
 
 
Noël / New Years
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$904
 
 
Haute saison 2018
Jan 3 2018 - Apr 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$436
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$436
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $326.84

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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