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Bedrooms 2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property


Most of our guests spend the majority of their time relaxing on the very large balcony, enjoying the views, the ocean breezes and the sound of the pounding surf (as well as the sight of the occasional pair of Macaws that fly by at eye level.) Our 2 Bedroom/2 Bath condo is very spacious and features a roomy living room, full kitchen including stainless steel appliances, high speed internet and cable TV, and zoned A/C. Most of our eco-friendly clients turn off the A/C and enjoy the ocean breezes that flow through the apartment when you open the doors.

Jaco is a small town, only three miles long and offers everything that you need. Very walkable.

More Details

Lisa Shah
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, german, spanish, gujarati
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2016

About Lisa Shah

Our family fell in love with Costa Rica 11 years ago when we visited for the very first time and we have been returning to Costa Rica annually since then. Most people that we talk to feel the same way. There is just something special about this place, the energy and beauty, the fresh air, amazing views and landscapes, the healthy living, and the wonderful people. You'll love it!

Lisa Shah purchased this condo in 2011

Why Lisa Shah chose Jaco

This property is located at the northern most end of Jaco Beach, next to a river and a rainforest covered mountain. The views all around the property are spectacular and the energy around this property is so incredibly peaceful. This is the most unique and special location in Jaco for peace and nature lovers.

What makes this condo unique

Our amazing location is the most unique benefit of this property. Take a look at the pictures of the views from the balcony and you will see what we mean. In addition, we cater to those guests who appreciate serenity, peace and tranquility in their lifestyle. There are a lot of party places in Jaco and this is not one of them.


Barrio Los Faroles Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 13
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , Alternative configuration available.
  • Master bedroom features sliding doors to the grand balcony, oceanfront.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Manuel Antonio National Park is an easy one hour drive away and receives over 1 million visitors per year.


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(12 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
Grand Rapids, Mi

Livin the Life

  • 5 of 5

My significant other and I enjoyed our second stay at the Break Water condos for 2 weeks. One week is just not enough time to see all that Jaco Beach has to offer. The condo's are amazing and in a great location within walking distance to town where there is shopping, restaurants, excursions and more. Lisa and Jiten were very helpful to all our needs, and have become friends of ours!

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Menlo Park, California

Great Property and Service

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed the condo during the week between Christmas and New Years. The view is spectacular, overlooking the ocean, especially at sunset. The unit was very clean and spacious and Lisa was there to great us upon arrival and always just a text away from answering any questions.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great way to ring in the new year!

  • 5 of 5

Brought our family for our first trip to Costa Rica and the whole trip was a fantastic experience. Lisa and her staff were such a huge help before AND during the trip we can't put into words our appreciation. The condo is great, location is perfect, amenities stellar. We can't wait to go back and will be telling anyone thinking about CR to do it this way! We already miss our mornings and evenings on the balcony. Pura Vida!!

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful place. Everything was fantastic. Lisa and her staff made our trip 5 star. Anything we needed they were there to get it for us or make it happen. Super location. Close enough to walk to downtown but far enough away to have a private beach setting. The condo is larger than you expect. Very spacious and open floor plan with all the comforts of home. Gorgeous sunset veiws off of a large balcony. We will definitely come back!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring Break 2015

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent week in Costa Rica. The condo was better than described; all new with the comforts of home. Lisa, Andy, and Freddy ensured all went well, from airport transportation to securing tours for the family. The view from our balcony was outstanding, and the beach with the awesome surf was fun.

My 12 year old Son, 17 year old Daughter and wife really enjoyed the stay. Downtown Jaco is close; however, not too close to spoil the beach with too many people.

Finally, the casino is next door if you like to gamble or want to have a good dinner out with the family.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

Macaws off the balcony in the morning, ocean breezes all day, sunsets at six every night, dinner by candlelight on the balcony. Who could ask for anything more? We stayed here for several weeks and thoroughly enjoyed the condo, the pool, the beach, and everything Costa Rica has to offer. The location at the North end of Jaco beach was ideal, away from the more "crowded" downtown area yet within walking distance to shopping and restaurants. Most of all we appreciated Lisa, the Owner, and Andy the Property Manager's, attention to detail and follow up to any of our requests. We were one of the first long term rentals in this unit and accordingly requested some items which were, perhaps, a little out of the ordinary. They were provided promptly and, in all cases, with a smile! Since this was our first time to Jaco, Andy's assistance with dinner and tour reservations was extremely helpful and most appreciated. All in all a very enjoyable stay and, Lord willing, we will be returning in 2016.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
San Jose (SJO)
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Croc's Casino
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Los Suenos Resort
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Jaco Beach
Car: not necessary

Jaco offers a bevy of restaurants, bars and souvenir shops on our main street, which is only 3 miles long. And of course, when you are ready for adventure, our VIP staff will be happy to arrange activities for you. From zip-lining, to white water river rafting, kayaking, ATV mountain tours, alligator tours, coffee plantation tours, Manuel Antonio tours, volcano tours and more. You can be as active or relaxed as you would like to be.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50

Cancellation Policy:
Bookings canceled at least 60 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund.
Cancellations must be made by 12:00 PM CST (Central Standard Time) on the appropriate day.
Damage Deposit: Credit card will be taken with authorization up to $500.00. After checkout and inspection, balance will be refunded less any damages.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.