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Nice Beach Front house

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
4 nights

About the property

If you like non-touristy areas, with easy access to a non crowded beach, your own facilities for cooking and a great little community, then this is a place for you.

One bedroom house with kitchenette, very comfortable for a couple. Walk out your front door on to the beach. Queen size bed, hot water, cooktop, blender, microwave, oven, refrigerator, toaster, ceiling fans. Grocery store & eating establishments about 2 miles from the cassita. Close to the river and a double kayak is available for rent. Sea Turtles are common to this beach. Great area for boogie boarding and surfing. Close to more touristy areas - Playa Negra and Tamarindo, if you want shopping, etc.

This area is a great community. If you are looking for a nice relaxing area, this is it.

More Details

Owner
Jenny & Rick Schneider
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, some spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 17, 2016

About Jenny & Rick Schneider

Been coming to this area of Costa Rica since 1998. Built our house in 2006. Bought the small house next door in 2012 and had it remodeled into a one bedroom, fully furnished house.

Jenny & Rick Schneider purchased this house in 2012

Why Jenny & Rick Schneider chose Guanacaste

Nice quiet area, walk out to the beach and down to the river. Beautiful sunsets and fishing from off the shore. Nice eating places in the area and a grocery store. Not crowded or touristy, but those areas are a short drive away. Excellent yoga classes in the area.

Nice community with friendly people from all parts of the world.

What makes this house unique

Access to a clean, "blue flag" status beach. Blue flag status beaches in Costa Rica are only given to beaches that pass requirements for being clean and unpolluted.

This cassita (small house) gives you direct access to the beach, so you do not have drive or walk far to get to the beach. The beach is out your front door. Reasonable price for ocean front rental.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

Nice Beach Front house
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews
5

Very comfortable, quiet place to relax and enjoy the private beach.

  • 5 of 5

Glad to have found this gem of a place!

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Paradise Found in Casita Jenrica!

  • 5 of 5

Paradise Found!

The pictures of this property do not do it justice. Everything about the property is wonderful, immaculate and 100% functional. Well kept landscaping, isolated beautiful black sand beach…. and a wondrous view of the milky way each night!

We were in the warm clear blue ocean at least 4 times a day, never seeing more than 1 or 2 passers by. The outdoor shower was perfect for us, cool and refreshing. The indoor shower hot almost instantly. A complete kitchen made cooking our meals a breeze.

Our hosts were fantastic, also being from the states Jen and Rick knew how to answer all of our questions, and also gave us the perfect amount of “space” for our romantic paradise adventure.

We have been singing the praises of Casita Jenrica since we’ve been home, and we will definitely be staying there on our return visit to paradise.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much!
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5

Sweet Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We thouroughly enjoyed every minute of our 5 night stay at Casita Jenrica. Everything was exactally as described with a quiet charm that has to be experienced in person. It was our second trip to CR and we knew we wanted our own place on the ocean where we could sleep to the sound of the surf and walk under the stars. Our hosts were generously invisible but available when needed. Being able to cook in the well appointed kitchen and pack our lunches for the next days adventure was a huge plus for me. There are several good restaraunts nearby and the guide notebook and our hosts were full of excellent information. We will be returning soon😊

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy that you enjoyed your stay. Enjoyed having you two as guests and look forward to your return.
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5

Absolutely Perfect!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Casita JenRica was exactly what we had wanted in a getaway vacation Costa Rica. Our VRBO owners were the most generous and helpful people who guided us throughout our stay; they were incredibly helpful in every way!

I would highly recommend this property to those vacationers who want a quiet, serene and restful stay in their own little slice of heaven in Costa Rica!

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and so glad you enjoyed your stay in this area. It was such a pleasure meeting both of you, you were great guests in our cassita. Hope out trails pass in the future.
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4

Loved hearing the ocean day and night

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for just two days in January 2015. Loved the beach being just across the lawn to reach and hearing it day and night. We knew going in it has no air conditioning. Did have ceiling fans. Was typically 92-94 during the day and went down to 85 at night. Loved it has what I consider normal hot water in the shower and kitchen and no widow maker electric shower head as other places in Costa Rica had. We tend to cook in more detail than others. It took way longer to make my homemade tortillas and pancakes on the cooktop. Unsure if it was a lower wattage or I didn't know what I was doing. Loved the room and location. We slept well the first night, even with a very firm mattress, no back aches. The second night we were devoured by mosquitoes. We were careful to not leave windows open, so unsure how they got in. We told them and they said they would get mosquito netting for future guests. Was very clean and nice couple. Unsure what the temps would be a different time of the year, it was summer then.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay. So sorry about the mosquitos. We did put a mosquito net over the bed, however other guests did not have to use it, but it is there if needed. Appreciate your business and next season we will also have Wi-Fi available.
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5

J and L Canadian

  • 5 of 5

This property was delightful. It was very clean and well kept. The property owners were close by and provided great answers to our questions but we felt like we had total privacy. We appreciated the welcoming touches such as fresh flowers and extra toiletries on our arrival.

The proximity to the beach as well as the beach itself were exceptional; it is a beautiful clean beach with very few people using it. Our hopes for this vacation were to relax and rejuvenate and this property fulfilled those hopes perfectly. We loved the seclusion offered by this property yet activities such as zip lining are available in towns which are 30 minutes away by car.

Restaurant Lochitos was close by and offered outstanding Costa Rican food at very reasonable prices. Fresh fruit is available at many roadside stands nearby;we wished we had taken some form of blender to make our own smoothies.

Our only disappointment was the unavailability of wifi. We had to drive to a local cafe in order to access this service. We expressed this to the property owners and they are considering making this available.

We would highly recommend this property for anyone who is "looking to get away from it all."

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at our cassita. I am happy you enjoyed your visit. I tested out a router and wi-fi will be available for next season. Also a blender will be available, appreciate the suggestion.
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
liberia
Nearest Barpub
2.5 Miles
IguanaZul, Guacamaya, Mundo Milo
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Hacienda Pinilla
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Mundo Milo, Guacamaya, Lochitos
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Playa Venado
Car: necessary

We are on the south end of Playa Junquillal, on a mile long quiet beach called Playa Venado. Fish off shore, or hire a charter for a day. Boogie board or surf, or just take a nice beach walk at low tide.

Great places to eat in the area, horse back ride on the beach, or relax and get a massage at your place. Great yoga classes are near by.

Nice area, great sunsets, great people in the area.

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Rates & Availability

Junquillal House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$80
$500
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

Check in required before 7:00 P.M.. Rates are subject to change.

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.
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Amenities

Junquillal House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • hot water shower, indoor and outdoor shower, rinse off outside after a swim in the ocean!
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size bed
Entertainment:
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
Notes:
Eco friendly area.

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