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Best ocean views of Playa Guiones in all of Nosara

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

7 bedroom, 6 bath private house with cabinas that has one of the best views

Sunset Peak is an amazing property that allows families and groups to have privacy and seclusion with easy access to Nosara beaches. Overlooking the main beach of Guiones, start and end your day with a breathtaking view. Our 2 acre property consists of a large main house and a second living area with 2 bedrooms - Sunset Peak sleeps up to 15 people. The main house has 4 bedrooms and a total of 5 beds along with 2 bathrooms. The second living area features 2 bedrooms and each have a queen bed, futon and a private bathroom.

There are also 2 outdoor bathrooms alongside the exceptionally large, all natural saltwater pool. There is a large covered rancho connected to the main house with a bar, pool table and large dining table. Enjoy a beverage at the outside pool bar that overlooks the jungle and beach. Feel free to roam the grounds. There are beautiful pathways for you to explore and many fruit trees to pick a sweet treat from. We are sure you will feel relaxed and at home at this one of a kind property.

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Property Manager
Jon Mangogna
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
January 11, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Sunset Peak provided my family and I a chance to bond and reconnect. The property is massive and great for group gatherings but also affords privacy with a main house and independent cabinas. Exceeded my expectations as the ocean view from the pool area is stunning.
Oct 2014
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Best ocean views of Playa Guiones in all of Nosara
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 25 reviews

Tremendous view!!!

  • 4 of 5

The view from Sunset Peak is tremendous! The grounds and outdoor living areas are wonderful and are where the favorite parts of our vacation were spent. Especially when the monkeys came to visit and the beautiful sunsets! Jon was so helpful with making reservations and giving recommendations. Olen, the chief made many wonderful meals. I appreciated not having to cook or clean and experiencing authentic foods!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad your group had so much fun and truly embraced what Pura Vida means here in Nosara. Until next time...
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Wonderful placea and location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place, we enjoyed our stay. Cook was excellent view was excellent.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hazlet New Jersey

Most Tranquil Place on Earth

  • 5 of 5

Sunset Peak is one of the most beautiful places I have stayed in. The view from the pool is something you would see in a magazine. The service and hospitality from the staff was just amazing. We were treated like family from the beginning. I would only stay here when I return to Nosara there is no other place that could compare. The resort was quaint, clean and very roomy. Can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The most amazing location and rental in Nosara, Playa Guiones!!!

  • 5 of 5

Where do I begin... We were immediately enchanted as soon as we arrived at Sunset Peak. The beauty of this place is very difficult to describe or compare to anything else. It is visually mesmerizing...from the never-ending, breathtaking views of the surrounding areas and ocean, to the very detail inside and outside of each one of the houses.... Every bedroom is spacious, decorated beautifully and very cozy/comfortable. The living area is super cool, colorful, with tons of room for people to enjoy either being in their own space or to have a good time with company. The kitchen is really fun to be in, it is equipped with everything a person needs to cook, clean, etc. The bathrooms are just beautiful, decorated with gorgeous tile, fun waterfall showers and lots of space. The pool area is incredible and my kids used it as soon as they would wake up, and again until it was time for bed. The pool area is clean and absolutely beautiful, surrounded with gardens full of colorful various plants, and flowers attracting all kinds of birds, butterflies, and other beautiful creatures. The seating area outdoors is crafted to perfection, comfortable and it has plenty of interesting spots for people to sit/lay and just observe the amazing nature of this location. It is seriously the most amazing place we have ever seen, with possibly the most beautiful vistas you can imagine. The way the property is situated, there is no obstruction to enjoy an endless panorama and spectacular, ever-changing views. The beach is literary down the mountain, just a few minutes drive, maybe 5 minutes. The beaches around are amazing, they each have their own uniqueness and fabulous restaurants, or sodas to eat at. We really enjoyed La Luna, and we ate breakfast at The Coffee House/True Love each morning. The town has so much to offer, and the Harmony Hotel, and The Living Hotel had some great eating options as well, and they are open to non-guests. We really recommend some of the Sodas (below Restaurant status eateries), located all around to enjoy some local food. Last but not least, the owners of the rental are some of the most amazing people we had the privilege to work with and we love them. The manager and the hired staff of the house are very professional, trustworthy, and went out of their way to always make sure we were good at all times, and well taken care of. I will recommend this rental to everyone I know, and we look forward to visiting there again, very, very soon. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the thorough review and kind words. It was a pleasure to host your family and we look forward to seeing you again in beautiful Nosara! Until next time...Pura Vida!!!
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Fantastic spot, amazing vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

Sunset Peak is one of the best places in Nosara. It sits up high up on a hill with beautiful panoramic views of the Pacific, yet is a five minute drive to the beach. The house is nicely appointed, but what really sets this place apart is the large pool and outside living areas. We stayed there with another family (4 adults, 4 kids 10-16yrs old), but could have easily had a third family join us. It is very private and the gentle breeze keeps things a little more comfortable than the beach locations. Jon, the property manager, was a huge help and made this vacation very easy. Jon recommended a cook, Olen, who turned out to be wonderful. She made all, but one of our dinners as well as a breakfast. Nosara is great place to vacation and the locals are very friendly. We would love to return someday and Sunset Peak would be our first choice.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words. It was a pleasure to host your family and I look forward to seeing your group in the near future! Pura Vida & until next time...
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Toronto, Canada

Amazing family vacation spot overlooking the ocean

  • 5 of 5

We rented Sunset Peak with 2 other families. It accommodated 13 (6 adults, 6 teenagers and 1 child) very well. The pool area and outdoor living area is what makes this porperty so special. There is a very large pool with an amazing patio area surrounding the pool. The ocean views are spectacular!!!!!!! We took advantage of Olen, the cook. She made us lovely breakfasts and dinners. Jon (property manager) is extremely helpful. He booked restaurants and zip lining for us.

Overall a fantastic place to stay and enjoy the beautiful area of Nosara and Playa Guiones. Can't wait to get back there soon!!!!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words. Your group truly embraced all that is Pura Vida. Until next time....
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Nosara Airport
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Car: necessary

A two acre private property perched perfectly atop the peak of the Las Huacas hillside. This location provides Sunset Peak with a certain seclusion and breathtaking view, yet also sets it just a stones throw from the action and beaches of Guiones. The property consists of a spacious, 3 bedroom & 2 bathroom main house with connected open-air rancho leading out to an extra large swimming pool surrounded by Bali style daybeds. In front of this sits an outdoor bar and covered patio where guests can enjoy the unbelievable view of the Pacific Ocean and jungle coastline. Below this are a double and single cabina and plenty of lush garden areas to explore. Hear the waves of the ocean and see the monkeys swinging in the treetops, without ever having to leave your lounge chair.

Whether you are looking for action or to wind down and relax, there is plenty to choose from in town. There are many bars and restaurants, serving up Costa Rican, American, Spanish, Mexican and Japanese cuisine. There are horseback tours, ziplining, quad rentals and surfing for the adventurous at heart. For those who want a slower pace, there are plenty of yoga studios, spas, juice bars, beautiful beaches to lay out on, and gorgeous sunsets to end the day.

Traveling as a family? There is mini golf and ice cream/gelato to keep the kiddies happy!

Whatever your interests are, Nosara has something to please everyone.


Rates & Availability

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3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

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Refundable damage deposit $500

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Guanacaste House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Master bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , 2nd bathroom in main house
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , outdoor shower , 2 bathrooms by pool area, each with an outdoor shower behind
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , outdoor shower , 2 bathrooms by pool area, each with an outdoor shower behind
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower , Private bathroom in double cabina
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower , Private bathroom in double cabina
  • There are 6 bathrooms throughout the property. 1 has a jacuzzi tub. The others are regular showers. 2 outdoor showers are present as well and allow guests to rinse off before use of the pool or after returning from the beach.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom with King bed, attached to master bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double , Loft with 2 full beds
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Separated double cabina, each with queen bed and futon
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Separated double cabina, each with queen bed and futon
  • There are 7 beds (ranging from full to king, each that can accomodate up to 2 guests.) The cabinas below each have 1 futon that can accommodate 1 extra guest each if needed.
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • 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
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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