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Rain Forest Paradise Overlooking the Pacific Ocean & Southern Costa Rica Beaches

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,600 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Modern, Open Concept, Massive Wrap-Around Covered Patio and 2 Master Suites

A Touch of Paradise. The house is located on 15 lush acres in a gated ecological community within 1 km of virgin beaches and 4 km from the surfing town of Dominical. The property also borders a 300 acre nature preserve behind the house.

The house boasts 2 master suites, a fully equipped kitchen, open concept great room & dining room, extensive covered patios, sliding wall panels, WiFi, BBQ, cable television, dipping pool and deck & beautiful garden area.

The views from the house are truly special.You will have unobstructed, 180 degree views of the Pacific Ocean, the rain forest and the most incredible sunsets you may ever see in your life.

Wildlife is everywhere. 2 different kinds of Toucans visit the trees in front of the patio almost every night. Sloths, monkeys, pizote (coate), paca can be seen on the property at different times of the year.

Activities in the area unlimited. Within 10-15 km's you have access to; surfing, fishing, water water rafting, kayaking, horseback riding, hiking, zip lining, wildlife watching, yoga, massage, restaurants, hotels, night clubs and at least 10 beaches. You will be 30 minutes away from the famous Manual Antonio nature preserve and beach, where you can para sail, jet ski, surf etc.

More Details

Property Manager
Michael Kalmes
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 14, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

Beautiful house hidden up in the hills, surrounded by jungle. Lots of birds and amazing sounds. The house is very nicely designed, modern and stylish. Very clean. Outside space is really great, immersed in the tropical foliage, hummingbirds would join us whilst sun bathing. The pool is lovely too. The house has big windows that open the whole side so great indoor out door living. No mosquitos which was amazing ! Good location especially if you like surfing. Overall very very lovely.
May 2018
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Amenities

Savegre House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair 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
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • On-Suite Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    On-Suite Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Guest Bathroom - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom Suite 1 - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom Suite 2 - 1 queen
  • Master Bedroom Suite 1 is on the first floor. It has a queen size bed and full on-suite bathroom with a huge walk-in shower. Double french doors open to a covered patio. Master Bedroom Suite 2 is on the 2nd floor. It has a queen size bed and full on-suite bathroom with a huge walk-in shower. Double french doors open to a covered patio.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Rain Forest Paradise Overlooking the Pacific Ocean & Southern Costa Rica Beaches
average rating of 4.785714 based on 21 reviews
Port Sydney, Ontario, Canada
5

Gorgeous secluded home in the jungle

  • 5 of 5

Amazing! We loved our week here. The home is lovely and private, and is nestled right in the jungle at the end of a long and steep ( in parts) driveway. We enjoyed watching the birds in the morning, and relaxing in the hammocks or on the covered deck in the afternoon. The house opens right up, bringing the outdoors in. Dominical is only 4 k away and Uvita is about 20 k away so the access to groceries and activities is great. We were sad to leave!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Many pros and cons and needs maintenance

  • 3 of 5

M Rance: Needs attention and Maintenance!

Cons: Broken screens, several stains on couch, (not sure how this is considered a 5th place to sleep in the write up!!) toilet didn't flush most of the time, no BBQ as advertised, plumber was allowed into our place unsupervised by property manager without us being told he was coming so our money and passports etc were not secure...very upset about that!! Did not receive a response when we told the manager that the toilet did not work at all after the plumber was there. Had to re-wash dishes in cabinets as they were not clean. Was left a used dish sponge. Constant issue with ants, bugs and creatures crawling everywhere due to broken screens and huge gaps under doors. Had to shake off lizard poop from our bed cover every night, outlets upstairs were crumbling, pool is just a broken hot tub. Several things like fountains and docking station for music didn't work. Broken lawn chairs they tried to fix with duct tape!! Upstairs room hot and humid!!!

Pros: Area is beautiful, lots of spices in kitchen, hammocks were nice. Loved the outdoor shower! Enjoyed the deck.

C Schick: Although this is a very nice property with a awesome view, there is no air conditioning, just fans and the option of opening the sliding glass doors for a breeze. The temperature in the house was always manageable, at least for February. However, even if you keep the glass doors shut shut, there are open spaces (3/4 of an inch?) under the doors and in the bedrooms as well. There were many windows openings that never had anything other than a screen put in them and several of those were torn and hanging down.

Right outside a huge tear in the screen in our bathroom window was a huge golden orb spider, and another huge spider outside our bedroom.

We enjoyed the amazing scenery and the adventure in the area, but felt the house could have used some maintenance. The jets and lights did not work in the "private pool" (aka hot tub). The deck lawn chairs were broken. Our bathroom taps leaked soaking everything on the counter (we had to keep a towel under it all week), and the toilets at times would not flush properly. There are many awesome things to say about the house, the kitchen was well equipped, nice decorating and furniture, nice yard and location! ( You need a four wheel drive vehicle!) For some it would be the perfect holiday. We enjoyed our week there, but would probably not return without maintenance.

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

In the jungle of Dominical, Costa Rica

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home and property! Open, airy for the adventurous, outdoor, privacy a must guests. As JoAnn our host said, this is a really, really, excellent version of outdoor camping with all the bells and whistles. You must be okay away from all the action, with Mother Nature and all her animals (bugs, birds, monkeys, rodents). The view is gorgeous and location peaceful! Dominical beach is suited for the surfing crowd as the water has a strong current and the waves are bigger than in Manuel Antonio. Michael is an excellent owner, on the ball and great communicator, and efficient!! The property is as described and the amenities plentiful!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great jungle getaway close to Dominical.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our 5 night stay. It was in a secluded jungle location, but not far off the main road. And just a few minutes away from Dominical Beach. Be ready to awake with the birds.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful View

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Michael and Dawn. We have stayed in several homes in and around Dominical. Your home has some of the best views of any we have stayed in. Not only is the view of the ocean and rainforest beautiful but watching the hummingbirds, Toucans, Parrots and local animals was amazing. The kitchen is well equipped as we prepared several meals ourselves. The beds were very comfortable. When we arrived JoAnn met us at the house, helped us get in and showed us everything we needed to know about the house and helped us throughout our stay. JoAnn was great! We thoroughly enjoyed staying in your house!

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

Location to Dominical was excellent. Have several comments: home does have 2 master suites; but are located at same end of house. One on the first floor and the next directly over on the second floor. Not much privacy as windows are screened and sound travels easily. Exterior small pool we did not use. Manager stated only use is a "still" pool, but actually is equipped with jets and maybe a heater. Should be operational! Would have added to the home experience. Home does not have a dishwasher- not a huge negative but again questionable of the cleanliness of dishes.

Additional paper towel and new sponge per guest would be nice!

Summary: great location, view, needs some TLC.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $40
Damage Deposit $400

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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