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Inside Pelican Eyes Resort Private 3 Bedrooms - Private Plunge pool and 3 Other Pools

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Villa3379 sqft
  • Bedrooms3
  • Sleeps10
  • Bathrooms4
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay1 - 3 nights

Bedrooms 3, Bathrooms 4, Sleeps 10

• At Casa de Cooper we go beyound the expected. Each bedroom and living room have Smart Phone and Tablet chargers for your use.

• We have a completly furnished kitchen with a coffee grinder, Expresso Coffee maker and an unlimited Nicaragua Coffee with our compliments

• No unexpect cost for Electrical usage as others might charge. Electrical is part of your rental.

• Full Use of Resort's 3 Swimming Pools and Other Resort Facilities

• Views From Every Room - Private Balconies off each Bedroom

• 3 Bedrooma With Extra Futon In Living Area

• 4 Large Full Bathrooms - Ensuite is Every Bedroom

• Onsite Parking for 2 vehicles

• 10 Minute Walking to San Juan del Sur Beach

• Views of the Ocean and Valley - All from Villa

• Gated Community - Extremely Safe Neighborhood

• Room Service - by resort

• Gas BBQ Grill - We furnish the gas

• Internet Download Speed 8 MBPS

• 2 Restaurants on Site

• Fully Furnished Kitchen - Espresso coffee machine

• Shuttle Service to San Juan del Sur

• Room Service

3 Bedroom Villa - Private Pool

We are the only 3 bedroom Villa in Pelican Eyes. Private Pool, large Master Bedroom with twin showers, 3 Bedrooms and a View of Paradise Inside of Pelican Eyes. This is what awaits you from this luxurious three bedroom sprawling Villa with private pool that overlooks the Pacific Ocean and the sleepy fishing town of San Juan del Sur.

Privately Owned

Vista Paraiso is a privately owned and run three bedroom Villa that can easily accommodate between 2 - 10 guests. This is an ideal home for a luxurious honeymoon or for families or friends looking to host a tropical reunion. Vista Paraiso is also a perfect home if you are looking to entertain business clients visiting Nicaragua due to the very private arrangement of the sleeping quarters.

Lower Level of Villa

The lower entry level of home contains three comfortable and private bedrooms. Rental of the home includes use of three of the bedrooms or you can downsize to a 2 bedroom upon request. The master suite - lovingly referred to as the Winchester Suite. A spacious master suite with a private entrance, king bed, private shaded patio exclusive to the room, ensuite shower with a double hot water shower, double vanity with stone bowl sinks from local artisans and plenty of storage and hanging space for your items and Wingback chairs for a quiet and private space to relax from. The Winchester suite also benefits from a private TV/media area with a large flat screen TV and wing chairs.

Fridge in Bedrooms Rooms

In keeping with the other two rooms the space also has a bar fridge a small food prep space to prepare snacks, coffee and keep cold beverages right at hand. In the next bedroom has two comfortable and well appointed queen beds. In keeping with the master suite this room benefits from its own shaded ocean view patio space for your enjoyment. Similarly this room contains a large flat screen TV, private and spacious ensuite with a large hot water shower, double vanity with hand painted sinks from local artisans and plenty of storage and hanging space for your items.

Wake up with a View of Paradise

Our third bedroom - you wake with ocean view from the comfort of your king size bed - high quality linens which are provided to ensure a restful night's sleep. Open the door to your private shaded patio space located right off the king bedroom and take in the morning view of the town below the deep blue of Pacific ocean and the sprawling ranch land to the north - Sit and enjoy a cup of the famed Nicaraguan coffee while watching the local ranchers horses and livestock start the day. A flat screen TV is provided for you to watch at your leisure. Stock your personal bar fridge with your favorite beverages and snacks. The private ensuite is spacious with a large hot water shower, double vanity with hand painted sinks from local artisans and plenty of storage and hanging space for your items.

Personal Hideaway - Private Entrance - Ensuite Bathrooms

Each of these three bedrooms provide your group with personal hideaways within the Villa allowing for as much or as little interaction as you desire at any given time . Just steps from your bedroom you can start or end your day with a refreshing dip in the cool waters of your private plunge pool with views across the Palermo Valley.

Private Pool - Gas BBQ - We Furnish Gas

Ready to cool off? Start or end your day by stepping outside your front door and stepping into your own private plunge pool overlooking the Palermo valley. Spend the day lounging on the deck chairs swinging in the hammock napping or reading a good book - At night grill up the days catch of mahi - mahi shrimp red snapper or some of Nicaragua’s famous beef on your own north American style BBQ.

Living Room, Kitchen and Dining

The upper level of Vista Paraiso contains the fully stocked kitchen complete with every pot pan glass and utensil you might require to create a gourmet meal using fresh local Nicaraguan ingredients - a huge gas range and oven will please any chef in your group. Indoor eating space is also provided for the evenings you would prefer to sit inside. The attached comfortable lounge space includes a flat screen television cable TV and seating for eight and the large couch space can be converted into a queen size bed to accommodate 1 - 2 more guests - perfect for small children or third member of your party. An additional bathroom is located on the upper level of Vista Paraiso for easy access from the kitchen and futon sleeping area.

View of Ocean and Town

An additional seating area extend off the common space with views of the town below the deep blue of Pacific ocean and the sprawling ranch land to the north. Built from the material adobe Vista Paraiso is a cool and comfortable space even during the heat of mid day. Elevated above the town of San Juan del Sur, the casa benefits from nearly constant cooling breezes.

Amenities out of this World - Expresso Machine

Containing all the modern amenities one might require. Vista Paraiso 3 bedroom villa offers you A/C, WIFI, hot water, cable, backup generator for SJDS frequent power outages, 24 hour security, daily maid service and onsite maintenance team. Everything is right at your finger tips that you will need or want for a comfortable and relaxing vacation.

Fun in the Area

Vista Paraiso is accessible by foot for anyone with a good level of fitness. The home can also easily be accessed via a short cab ride to or from town making the home ideal for all ages of guests without mobility issues. This location allows you to explore the many fun and exciting restaurants shops and bars located within the town of San Juan del Sur. Car rentals and ATVs can easily be arranged at discounted rates for those looking to explore the surrounding area further - a must do for the adventurer in your group!

Private Parking

A private parking spot is provided for your use. The home is also conveniently located inside of the popular resort of Pelican Eyes - placing a restaurant and bar within easy walking access of the home. You need not go far for a delicious meal or sunset cocktail.

All and More

Vista Paraiso contains all that you need to have a restful relaxing and of course a romantic vacation. The owners Sandra and George take great pride in providing you the guests with a well stocked and well appointed home. Guests of Vista Paraiso as a whole also benefit from the expertise of a professional bilingual meet and greet team who will assist you the guest with every aspect of your stay from the initial rental the planning prior to your arrival your arrival in town and be available to assist with planning activities here in San Juan del Sur"

Updated 4 December 2017


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About George Cooper

In 2004 we visited friends in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua. We immediately fell in love with Nicaragua and this small fishing village. We purchased this property as a retirement and vacation home after a 1 week visit to San Juan del Sur. It started as a 1 bedroom house and grew to a 3 bedroom house and a 1 bed room unit that is used as a honeymoon suite. We only rent 2 of the bedrooms. The third bedroom was a private suite reserved for our family. We have now converted this suite to serve as the Master Bedroom. We have 2 private pools and large private patios. We hope you will find Casa de Cooper as inviting as we have since 2006.

Why George Cooper chose San Juan del Sur

Located on a hill top near to the Pelican Eyes Hotel and Resort, Estancia de Cooper and Vista Paraiso has magnificent unique views of San Juan del Sur bay and the Palermo valley. Vista Paraiso was carefully planned and designed in order to take advantage of the amazing views from each area of the house. This vacation home is private with 3 bedrooms, living areas and 4 bathrooms along with a private plunge pool and plenty of outdoor space. Prices shown are for four guests, three bedroom usage. Vista Paraiso is a luxurious and exclusive local to call home while visiting San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

What makes this Villa unique

Here is a quick overview of our Unique Benefits in renting our 3 Bedroom Villa for your Vacation in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua at Casa de Cooper: • Full Use of Resort's 3 Swimming Pool • Views From Every Room • 3 Bedrooma With Extra Futon In Living Area • 4 Large Full Bathrooms - Ensuite is Every Bedroom • Onsite Parking for 2 vehicles • 10 Minute Walking to San Juan del Sur Beach • Views of the Ocean and Valley • Gated Community - Extremely Safe Neighborhood • Room Service • Gas BBQ Grill • Internet Download Speed 8 MBPS �� 2 Restaurants on Site • Fully Furnished Kitchen • Shuttle Service to Town and Back • Room Service Villa Vista Paraíso - 3 Bedroom Enjoy some of the beautiful Nicaraguan sunsets from any of the 4 private patios and terraces or while taking a tropical drink in Villa Vista Paraíso's private pool. Villa Vista Paraiso has 3 bedrooms, each with a large bathroom complete with hand painted double sinks and a large walk-in showers. The main living area has fully equipped gourmet kitchen, dining area that seats 6 people, a breakfast bar that seats 4 people, a complete bathroom just off the living area, a private balcony and a front patio for that special relaxing quite getaway or evening of cooking on the BBQ grill The private pool is for exclusive use of Vista Paraiso. Although the Villa is rented for 6 guests, additional guests can be accommodated at an additional per day price. The couch, a futon, in the main living area converts to a bed to accommodate an additional guest. The maximum number of guest is 10 people.


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Swimming pool
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
      • 1 king
      • 1 king
      • 2 queen
      • 1 sleep sofa /futon
      • Each bedroom is a separate and private lockout with it's own ensuite bathroom with hot water shower, A/C, private covered patio, flat screen tv, mini bar and ample storage for your belongings.


      • 4 Bathrooms
        • Hand painted double sinks by local artisans with a large walk-in shower. Plenty of hot water and fresh towels provided each day. Rent the entire estate and have 4 bathrooms and 3 outside showers.

        Location Type

          • Beach View
          • Mountain View
          • Ocean View
          • Resort


              • Family


                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Telephone


                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster


                          • DVD Player
                          • Satellite / Cable
                          • Television


                              • Balcony
                              • Deck / Patio
                              • Outdoor Grill

                                Pool / Spa

                                  • Communal Pool
                                  • Private Pool

                                    Onsite Services

                                      • Concierge
                                      • Private Chef

                                        Leisure Activities

                                          • beachcombing
                                          • outlet shopping

                                            Local Services & Businesses

                                              • fitness center

                                                Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                  • cycling
                                                  • fishing
                                                  • mountain biking
                                                  • mountain climbing
                                                  • sailing


                                                      • Our Villa Vista Paraiso is available is a 3 bedroom unit. Prices are based on our 3 bedroom casa. You down size to the 2 bedroom for 4 people at a reduced price. We also have a 1 bedroom unit, Casita Romantica at VRBO/683753 or VRBO/503660 2 Bedroom Villa.

                                                        House Rules

                                                        Check-in: 2:00 PM

                                                        Check-out: 11:30 AM

                                                        11 Reviews


                                                        Latest reviews

                                                        Perfect location, views and accommodations

                                                        Amanda B.

                                                        My family and I visit SJDS every year or two. We love staying at Pelican Eyes. This was our first year staying in a private residence and we were not dissapinted. The house had ample space for our growing family. The location was perfect and we loved watching the sun set from the western balcony. We will definitely be booking this place again!

                                                        Owner's Response:

                                                        We certainly loved having you visit us at Casa de Cooper. We do take pride in keeping our Villa comfortable for our guest. Sandra and I are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to you return to our little piece of paradise in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua.

                                                        Sandra and George

                                                        Perfect family vacation

                                                        patricia L.

                                                        Casa Cooper is an amazing place. The views , comfort, decor, weather, laid back town and beaches made our Holiday outstanding.

                                                        My favorite times were awakening to the spectacular setting from the many outdoor spaces and the sunsets from the front balcony. The owner George is so very friendly and accommodating. Nicaragua is the perfect getaway .

                                                        Owner's Response:

                                                        Not only a perfect place but, a perfect family. Always nice to see a family get together and enjoy themselves. Patricia's family had activities to see the culture of Nicaragua from visiting the colonial city, a great boat ride up the coast, dinner in a secluded cove and just relaxing and enjoying a family time. We do look forward to their return. We do hope you enjoyed the transportation made with your arrangements and the beautiful culture of Nicaragua.

                                                        Beautiful spacious home with gorgeous views! George was a wonderful host.

                                                        Marilyn L.

                                                        Only thing preventing a 5 star rating was the wind which rattled the wooden doors and windows awaking us at times during the night. This did not dampen the vacation though! Love this home!!

                                                        Owner's Response:

                                                        We are happy you enjoyed your stay at Casa de Cooper. Hope you enjoyed our curtisey late check-out we gave you. We are very fortunate to be able to have such nice breeze at our Villa. Sorry, you had trouble. Perhaps you did not use the installed Wind Locks we have on each of the windows and doors. These locks keep the doors and windows from rattling.

                                                        We just want future guest to know we took care of the wind rattling severals years ago. We do note this in our Welcome Packagae but, we will try to do a better job in showing the guest where the Wind Locks are located on the windows and doors.

                                                        Our guest's comfort is very important to us.

                                                        Sandra and George

                                                        Outstanding property. Well taken care of by the staff.

                                                        George c.

                                                        Great stay with our family. Loved it.

                                                        Owner's Response:

                                                        Thank you for your input. Look forward to your return to paradise


                                                        Richard H.

                                                        George and Gabriel were wonderful!!

                                                        When transportation was an issue George (from Texas) took are of the issue.

                                                        Many thanks.

                                                        Truly a beautiful and fantastic home

                                                        An amazing epic experience!

                                                        We would have to write an epic novel to fully explain how amazing our experience was in Nicaragua and specifically at Casa de Cooper :). The house was absolutely gorgeous inside and out and so spacious for our family of 4 adults/4 children. We loved the beautiful architectural details especially the bathroom sinks, which were carved out of stone. The kids loved the pool, which they couldn't wait to get back to after our daily excursions to town or the local beaches. The views from the many balconies were beyond gorgeous. We could see the ocean, sunsets, fishing boats in the harbor, the statue of Christ, amazing cliff side homes, the forest where we zip lined, fields of green where horses and cattle grazed, and banana trees growing all around the house. We loved seeing flocks of green parakeets fly past us and waking up to the sounds of roosters crowing. George and the staff were extremely friendly, helpful and knowledgeable about things to do and places to eat. Weeks before we even arrived George helped us so much by recommending a transportation company to help us get from the airport to Granada, Ometepe, San Juan del Sur, and then back to the airport - such a gift b/c we had 8 in our party. George also provided us with a guide book to help us plan our stay in San Juan del Sur. We went zip lining, took surf lessons from a well-known and fantastic surf instructor, Baldo, went horseback riding on the beach, watched traditional Nicaraguan dancing at El Timon's, shopped at the local Pali market, and even went sailing. We were so thankful to also have access to the Pelican Eyes resort's staff for local transportation and for the most amazing snorkel/sunset sailing trip ever along the northern beaches. We can't wait to come back to Nicaragua, and we will definitely stay at Casa de Cooper again. Thank you George, Sandra, and the Casa de Cooper staff - it was the most memorable experience of our lives! We hope to see you again soon :)!

                                                        Owner's Response:

                                                        Thank you for taking the time to review our little piece of paradise in San Juan del Sur. We appreciate your input and look forward to your return. It is guests like you that make our day in knowing we try to make you happy and glad you rented from us at Casa de Cooper. We endeavor to make our Villa Family Friendly. Happy the children enjoy your private pool while you relaxed on your patio outside of the Master Bedroom. The adventure you had with Baldo sounded amazing. We are always pleased to help our guests with transportation. You are exactly correct in all the good eating places. The outdoor gas grill is a great place to have a cookout. Look forward to your return.


                                                        San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

                                                        There are many activities and things to do in San Juan del Sur. Here are a few ideas while you are guest of Casa de Cooper. ***** Bring out the adventurer in you with Aracne Rappelling Tours. Rappelling down a 45-meter waterfall located deep in the forest, and then hike down following the creek until reaching a petroglyph made by the indigenous tribes that lived in the area before the Spanish came to America. ***** Da Flying Frog canopy tour is located just minutes from Casa de Cooper. The tour is located on the Palermo Valley which can be viewed from any of the Casa de Cooper units. It offers 2.5 kilometers divided in 16 lines through the forest. While on the excursion, you can see the wildlife of Nicaragua taking time to spot monkeys, birds and other animals. ****** If you are into fishing then San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua is your best destination for a new fishing adventure. Nicaragua has world-class fishing; you will hook up a Sailfish, Dorado, Mackerel, Yellow fin Tuna or Rooster Fish. There are many places in town that offer fishing trips everyday, the cost per hour is between U$40 to U$80 dollars (minimum 3 hours), depending on the boat and how far you want to go. ****** Enjoy a day of sailing aboard Pelican Eyes or one of the other many sailboats available. You will have the opportunity to explore the pristine Nicaraguan coastline, peek at many of secluded bays, capture glimpses of dolphins, whales, sea turtles and perhaps catch a mahi-mahi or two – all while you relax, soak up some sun and enjoy our local fare and refreshing rum punch. ****** The mountains surrounding San Juan del Sur bay are great for hiking. You can hike to the statue of Jesus, to the lighthouse or to several neighboring beaches. You can also take horseback riding along the beaches. Rancho el Chilamate is one of the best places for horseback riding and tours. Reservations are required. ****** Zen Yoga Studio is the place to go when wanting the best in Yoga. Their garden setting creates a calming effect, increasing oxygen supply throughout your body. Set your shoes and worries aside, grab a mat and join any of their professional instructors in the upstairs yoga canopy. They are located directly opposite the San Juan Pizzeria near the church square. ****** Nicaragua is well known for its world-class waves, specially in San Juan del Sur and Tola area because of the year-round offshore winds that hit the coast. There are great waves around for all type of surfers, from beginners to experienced surfers. If you need a Surf Lesson for you and your family or need a Surf Guide to show you around, then you best option is our friend Baldo, a well-known professional bilingual Surf Instructor, he is very helpful and enjoys playing on the waves. ****** Enhance your vacation – make it a true Central American cultural experience! There are many Spanish language schools in town that offer expert instruction with courses specifically designed for travelers and explorers. ****** Tour of Colonial Granada City Tour Esteli where the Cigars are made. Tour Ometepi Island formed by 2 volcanoes’. Bird Watching.....and much


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