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Elegant, Fully Equipped Residence with Heated Pool and Great Views

(27 Reviews)

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Last updated: 12/08/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:14
  • Bedrooms:7
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

7 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 14 persons

CASA BRITTO
• Elegant vacation home with unique character, great location and spectacular views
• Spacious and well-designed inside and outside social areas
• Heated pool with waterfall and landscaped tropical gardens
• Complete range of extra services including food and beverage options, tours and transfers and spa services
• Very close to San José and Escazú city centers - great selection of shopping, restaurants and night life
• Many key attractions in Costa Rica are within reach through day trips from Casa Britto

SERVICE DESCRIPTION
Casa Britto is a fully equipped property rented on a self-catering basis including cleaning service during weekdays. You will be received by one of our Property Managers who will manage the check in and be available on standby to assist you during the rental period. Our concierge services range from travel and restaurant tips to full scale vacation planning, to help you make the most of your vacation in Costa Rica. Food and beverage options such as breakfast, grocery shopping and in-house private chef are designed to your specifications. The tours and transfers program includes airport transfer, daily minibus rental and a selection tours by leading tour operators. Massage and other spa treatments are also available for your relaxation. Casa Britto also provides a selection of event services including venue, staff and event planner. The maximum capacity of Casa Britto is 14 guests.


PROPERTY DESCRIPTION
Casa Britto is an elegant residence situated on a hillside with spectacular views of the Central Valley, a 15 minute drive from the center of San José, the capital city of Costa Rica. Two large terraces provide shade to the façade permitting natural ventilation to keep the house cool during the warmest of days. Casa Britto has been furnished with great care combining antique and vintage pieces with top level design to create an exclusive and homely character. The property features a large number of spacious social areas, each with its own atmosphere and style. Next to the heated pool there is a large wooden deck, a small rancho and a grill area with a gazebo for shade. The gardens have been designed with a great variety of flowers, plants and trees. Winding paths lead to the upper garden passing colorful flowers and fruit trees to a larger rancho with breathtaking views.
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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian, swedish
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/08/2016

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 530 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 child bed, 1 baby crib

    Child bed or baby crib added on request...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

    King size or two single beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size sleep sofa...moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size sleep sofa in room next to Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 child bed, 1 baby crib

    Child bed or baby crib added on request...moreless

  • The master bedroom is on the second floor and has its own bathroom with shower and jacuzzi which also serves beedroom 7 with queen size sleep sofa ideal for children. Bedrooms 2, 3 and 6 are on the second floor and share a bathroom with shower. Bedrooms 4 and 5 are on the first floor and share a bathroom close to bedroom 5, on the other side of the floor from bedroom 4. Each bedroom sleeps a maximum of two adults. The master bedroom and bedroom 4 has space for a cot and/or an extra bed for children....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Serves master bedroom and bedroom 7...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Serves bedrooms 2, 3 and 6...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Serves bedrooms 4 and 5...moreless

  • Bathrooms were refurbished some ten years ago, refreshed in 2012 and are in good working order...moreless

Other Amenities

  • AREAS - Total house area with balconies 530 m2 - Total area pool, deck, BBQ & rancho 250 m2 - Total area 780 m2 FURNITURE AND EQUIPMENT - 1st floor terrace: Large table seating 14 with chairs and sofas, Side tables for serving, Cushion boxes. - 2nd floor terrace: Two deck chairs with cushions, Small sitting group with table for 5. - Lower garden: Three garden sofas seating 7 - BBQ Area: Two tables seating 12 with chairs, Cushion box, Weber charcoal grill, Spice garden - Pool Area: Six deck chairs with side tables, Two parasols, Benches seating 8, Seating group for 8 with cushions and low table - Rancho Fixed sofa seating 6, Grill, Open Fireplace, Tap water, Possibility to move garden furniture from other areas...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Volcano

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Town
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Alarm System
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Intercom System
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Secure Parking
  • Security System
  • Study Room
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Water Tank
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$800 $850
Fri, Sat, Sun
$4,900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Move out cleaning fee $200
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Please contact us for information regarding our discounts for smaller groups


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Calendar

Last updated: 12/08/2016
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Location

20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Juan Santamaría
2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
ChiChi's
100 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Puntarenas
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Villa del Sol Golf course
6 Kilometres
Nearest Train
La Sabana
4 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Escazu intersection on Caldera Highway
2.5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Le Monastere, El Novillo Alegre, Tiquicia & other
100 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Punta Leona

Car: Necessary

CASA BRITTO LOCATION

Casa Britto is strategically located just 20 minutes from Juan Santamaría airport with three main routes of access. Escazú city center with its small town local flavor is just 5 minutes away, the bustling Multiplaza mall is 10 minutes’ drive and many smaller malls are closer by. There are numerous excellent restaurants, great shopping, several good gyms and two golf courses within a 3 km radius. San José center is about 15 minutes away. Day trips from Casa Britto include: the Irazú and Poas volcanoes and several botanical gardens within an hour’s drive, the Pacific Coast, Puntarenas, Hotel Punta Leona, Mariott Hotel Los Sueños and Guayabo National Park in Cartago within an hour and a half, Limón, Manuel Antonio, El Arenal volcano and Liberia within three hours.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We are a professional couple, Antonio, 50 (Swedish) CEO of Swevet, a distributor of products for veterinarians and animal hospitals and Marta, 41 (Costa Rican), Architect and Master of Real Estate Finance who works for the Swedish National Property Board. We have a six year old son, Eduardo, who goes to an international school and speaks English, Spanish and Swedish. We live in Stockholm, Sweden and manage our property in Costa Rica as a vacation rental.

Why the Owner Chose San José, Costa Rica:
CASA BRITTO • Elegant vacation home with unique character, great location and spectacular views • Spacious and well-designed inside and outside social areas • Heated pool with waterfall and landscaped tropical gardens • Complete range of extra services including food and beverage options, tours and transfers and spa services • Very close to San José and Escazú city centers - great selection of shopping, restaurants and night life • Many key attractions in Costa Rica are within reach through day trips from Casa Britto


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Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian, swedish
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/08/2016

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