From the moment you enter Casa Fantastica, you walk into tropical luxury. Boasting one of the best and secluded views in Manuel Antonio it is a rare gem in the world of luxury homes. Casa Fantastica, completed in 2009, is a “Tropical Modern” style resort home that was built by owners that have designed, constructed, and managed the premier rental homes in Manuel Antonio. After many years of catering to their customer’s needs, they built the best, and a most desired vacation home in the area; one that would meet all their customer’s expectations, and a little more. The view that surrounds this setting is nothing less than absolutely amazing. The rainforest is below, stretching to the beach and the Pacific Ocean, which is decorated with the Manuel Antonio National Park Islands and Cathedral Point Peninsula. There are daily visits from exotic tropical wildlife including three different species of monkeys. Private chef services are included with the rental, the cost of food and beverages is additional. Meal plans with or without alcohol to cover the local food and drink prices are available; please ask us for details.
Spacious, Luxurious Living Areas, Views: The 12,000 square foot, 4 level home is divided into two wings. The materials used are glass, rare woods, travertine marble, limestone, terrazzo, custom ceramic tiles, stucco, stainless steel, and copper. The entry level features a waterfall entrance, a glass bottom papyrus pond, a Grand Salon with large wet bar, flat screen TV, sound system, 2 outdoor living rooms, 12 seat dining room, outdoor dining area for an additional 12, 2 half baths, BBQ, a gourmet kitchen with granite, stainless steel and wood counters, custom cabinets, 3 sinks, 2 refrigerators, a restaurant quality oven and 6 burner stove. Outside there is a hotel size pool with beach entry and infinity edge with ocean view, and a 20 person warm water Whirlpool. Very large parties can be hosted in this spectacular yet comfortable entry level.
Luxury Bedrooms: The upper level houses the master suite, three master bedrooms, and two, covered balconies with generous seating. The lower level has two deluxe bedrooms with baths, a game room, a cinema, and a gym. The 4th level is where the second master suite is tucked away for maximum privacy. There are six king size bedrooms. All the beds are dressed in 500 count Egyptian cotton sheets with both feather and hypo-allergenic pillows. Every bedroom is air-conditioned and has steel safe for valuables. The baths have tropical soaps, bathrobes and plenty of towels. Three bedrooms have ocean views; the rest have jungle views.
Cinema - Game room - Gym - Staff: The game room entertains with a regulation size pool table, Foosball, ping pong, and darts. Large, ocean view, banquette seating lines one wall. There is also an air-conditioned, 500 sq. Foot gym with 2 Exercycle, an electronic treadmill, universal machine, dial weights, and space for private classes. The theater is air-conditioned and has a digital projector, sound system, terraced seating for 30 and wet bar with fridge and microwave for popcorn and other snacks. Casa Fantastica has two housekeepers who care for the home six days a week and will see to all of your cleaning needs. Laundry service is provided bi-weekly for sheets and daily for towels that are left on the floor. Personal laundry service is offered once a week, and more is available and can be arranged for through your host. There is a gardener, a pool man, and a maintenance man who is always on call. A private chef and bartender are included for two meals a day; they will do all the shopping for you. The dedicated staff of Escape Villas is at your disposal 24 hours a day during your vacation. Our concierge and host are available to help make your dream vacation come true.
Event Tent and Dance Floor - Outfitted with decorative valance and ivory linens. This is not your average event tent. Brocade tiebacks, sheer curtains, and puka shell chandeliers give this outdoor space a grand feel for up to 70 seated dinner guests and dancing party goers. Setup in the grassy, tropical garden on the main level, on the custom wood deck, it is only steps from the infinity pool, bar, living room, and kitchen. Hire a band, DJ or bring your iPad/iPod music to have a jungle party.
Spa - The luxury spa is conveniently located right in your private villa. Just walk a few steps to the lower level, and you’ll find this full-service spa abutting the jungle, tucked away from the common areas of the home where you can relax to the sounds of the rainforest. The trellised walls allow the ocean air and your wildlife neighbors to be the only sounds in the secluded space. It’s perfect for individuals or groups with three fully equipped treatment rooms and the option to create a fourth with sliding screens. Our concierge can arrange for manicures, pedicures, massages, facials and other full body treatments for you, couples or spa bridal parties.
Please note: This villa is available to be rented as 6-10 bedrooms with varying rates respectively. This listing rate is for six bedrooms and up to 12 guests. You may find other ads for this home with different prices for different bedroom counts, but it is always private to just your group. Please inquire about specific rates for smaller or larger groups.