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Relaxing Elegance - a condo so easy to reach and use as a vacation home base!

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Last updated: 11/16/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Cariari Vistas Premium Vacation Condo is often solidly booked, so Parklands now exclusively offers 2 more elegantly beautiful condos (Lapa & Toucan) within 20 yards of Cariari Vistas. Parklands also offers 5 other modern or premium condos nearby in San Jose/Central Valley of Costa Rica accommodating 2, 4, 6, or 9 people in each. Message us for more info. And if you see Cariari Vistas is booked for your dates, we probably have another great option just for you!

Exquisite, Affordable & In the Perfect Location: Capital & Airport
Inside the exquisite Cariari Premium Vacation Condo, you will find two bedrooms, queen & full double. Luxuriate in the main suite with the incredible queen bed and the cozy second bedroom. You can have optional air conditioning (just ask to include it in the final quote). Revel in the wonderfully equipped kitchen & dining area for great meal preparation or just snacks and drinks.

The cozy living area comes with a 42' HD LED TV & Satellite TV Movie Package is equipped with a very inviting leather sofa. There's another 42' HD LED TV with Satellite TV Movie Package in the main suite, too!

You will have countless options for eating out just minutes walk away from Applebees to McDonalds and a lot of exotic choices too, but in this cool and complete condo kitchen you can also expect lots of great appliances & equipment if you prefer to stay home.

The exquisite Cariari Premium Vacation Condo is the perfect base for your home away from home in Costa Rica whether on vacation or on work assignment.

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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/16/2016

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 60 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    This exquisite condo is best suited for children 7 and over. However, as parents ourselves, we know younger kids can be well behaved, so we can make exceptions. Let's talk about it....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is not allowed inside, BUT there is ample space in the fresh air outside near the pool, or under cover in the car park, where you can enjoy this in open air....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

    Top Quality Bed, Mattress & Furnishings & Total BlackOut...moreless

  • Second Bedroom: 1 double

    Better than a quality hotel bed. Incredibly Cozy Room!...moreless

  • Parklands also offers a portable cot, as well as inflatable mattresses for extra kids or young people to sleep in the living spaces or even to share the main bedroom if it's a family situation. But this must be requested at time of booking (depends on availability at the time). Thanks!...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Main Bathroom: toilet, shower

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  • Second Bathroom: toilet

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  • Any two bedroom condo should have a couple of bathroom related options! Having two, makes this perfect for a couple, family or small group of friends....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Parklands is a team of travel professionals specializing in corporate and vacation travel, lodging, transport and fun in Costa Rica & Panama!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player:

    Well, why DVD, when you have FREE access to a BluRay Player & Small Movie Library!...moreless

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Sky Satellite Movie Channel Package on BOTH TVs...moreless

  • Television:

    Two 42' LED HD TVs...moreless

  • Video Library:

    BluRay Movie Library (30 recently released movies)...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Rain Forests
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Volcano
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Nice high table made from native Costa Rican wood. Works great for enjoying drinks, too....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    At 3000 feet there are plenty of fans and fresh breezes. Air Conditioning is optionally available at $10 per bedroom per night for entire stay and only guaranteed with an advance booking. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    The machine is in your condo (you don't have to share a laundry room)...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    This is an additional cost and 10 walk minutes away (professional gym)...moreless

  • Internet:

    Dedicated ADSL Broadband: wired & WiFi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Good quality, clean, stain-free & hair-free...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Shared but unique space to enjoy conversation, or HD LED 42' TV information, entertainment & movies etc....moreless

  • Parking:

    Up to two vehicles can park free (one under cover)...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Costa Rican Landline (free national calls) plus USA VOIP Landline (unlimited free calling)...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Only the White Fluffy Type & Beach Towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    The machine is in your condo (you don't have to share a laundry room)...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Of course - this is Costa Rica where Coffee is King! :-) And for those ice cold smoothies, there's even a good blender too!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything you need...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Totally Equipped for Meal and Snack Preparation...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    The condo has two MINI balconies, and one semi-private area at the front door....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    A small community area deck with table and chairs is available near the pool...moreless

  • Golf:

    Parklands can set you up with tee times at a discount. The private Cariari Golf Course is just minutes away....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Shared community grill needs to be reserved 48 hours ahead of time...moreless

  • Tennis:

    A day pass for Parklands' other main complex is available for $20 including the one hour court fee and admin cost of arrangement. Guest supplies their own racket/ball. Must be booked 48 hours ahead....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    The small outdoor swimming pool is cleaned once a week. It is shaded by a beautiful old tree. All residents may freely skim the water to keep the pool cleaner for swimming if they wish....moreless

Building Type

  • Building

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Special - Sunny & Breezy Dec
Dec 1 - Dec 21, 2016
3 night min stay
$69

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Holidays - Sunny & Breezy
Dec 22 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
$89

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Sunny & Breezy
Jan 3 - Apr 14, 2017
5 night min stay
$79

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Lush Green Spring
Apr 15 - Jun 9, 2017
3 night min stay
$69

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Northern Summer Vacations
Jun 10 - Sep 3, 2017
4 night min stay
$79

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$89

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Final Cleaning Fee $69 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Admin Recovery $29 + tax
  • Pet Fee $200
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

Parklands is professional and tries to make the booking process easy, even though guests must take a little time to confirm their data and responsibility. Vistas Premium Condo is in a lovely residential complex where family PG rated activities are the norm. No drugs, no drunkenness, no loud noise or parties, and no prostitutes or similar is permitted. All guests will be required to name their party ahead of time when they sign an agreement of responsibility online and supply passport info and flight info - all this is required before receiving the final check in details, codes and key pick up confirmation.

* Just a cheap $20-$35 (depends on day or night and size of group) Personalized Airport Welcome and Transfer to your condo in order to avoid delays, stress and getting lost before check in.

* All basic utilities, cable and internet included FREE

* Air Conditioning mini-split systems are in the Queen & Full Bedrooms (OPTIONAL PER BEDROOM: $9.95 x nights booked)

* One young child up to 5 years old FREE if not using extra bed

* Guest signs online agreement, shares copy of ID, & makes down payment before dates guaranteed.

* No visitors allowed unless paid for as registered guests for the total length of already highly discounted main guest stay.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Location

6 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
SJO - Juan Santa Maria Internacional
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Local Drinking Bars
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Cariari
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Belen
400 Metres
Nearest Motorway
Panamericana CR Highway One
800 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Numerous Restaurants to Choose From
50 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Playa Herradura

Car: Not Necessary

Outside you will quickly realize this beautiful modern condo is located in a superior place with everything on your doorstep - just a couple of minutes walk to every type of restaurant and fast food you probably crave, stores, banks, and supermarket. Gym, and Bowling Lanes, and Movie Theater Multiplex, and just minutes walk from taxis, buses, and the pick up locations for most one-day tours from San Jose.

The condo is located a few minutes walk from Plaza Real Carari Mall, just off Hwy 1 Expressway, less than 10 minutes east of San Jose International Airport & a bit more than 10 minutes north west of downtown San Jose.

You are in a hotel and conference center zone, where you will also find the Wyndam Herradura, City Express, Hilton Double Tree, and more within walking distance or a quick cheap taxi ride.

It's a great location where great day tours leave from, to enjoy a day Tropical White Water Rafting, visiting the National Parks, Volcanos (Irazu & Poas), Nature Reserves, Coffee Plantations, Crocodiles, and so much more! From this location you are just minutes walk from where you can easily be picked up and dropped off from your Costa Rica excursions.

 

Manager info

Parklands Group

Year Purchased: 2012

About: Parklands: We are regional travel planning professionals. Honest & Client/Value Focused

Why Heredia Province, Costa Rica:
We scoped out the area for years, and listened to our countless clients who asked for more than a hotel room, but a condo with two bedrooms and two washrooms, and something really nice to relax in, with good technology and high end furnishings, in a very safe area but not isolated like most apartments requiring a car, without inner city pollution, with good views of green Costa Rica, but also within walking distance of restaurants & grocery stores, gyms, movie theaters, and entertainment & bars to be within walking distance. And they also asked for free pick up from their lodging for day excursions. Before even posting the listing on Homeaway, we already had almost solid bookings for the first two months.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
You don't need to spend 60+ dollars a day on a rental car when you stay in this lovely condo. You can walk or take $2 taxis to everything you need. And nice direct buses take you to the airport & into down town San Jose Capital. And so many day tours/excursions can be booked leaving and returning to this condo location or nearby.


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Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/16/2016

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  • Relaxing Elegance - a condo so easy to reach and use as a vacation home base!

    Relaxing Elegance - a condo so easy to reach and use as a vacation home base!

  • 2nd Bedroom (Full Double Bed) - The coziest room with a great ceiling fan

    2nd Bedroom (Full Double Bed) - The coziest room with a great ceiling fan

  • Great Space for Preparing Snacks or Easy Meals

    Great Space for Preparing Snacks or Easy Meals

  • Creamy White Leather - irresistible! For card games, BluRay movies & relaxing.

    Creamy White Leather - irresistible! For card games, BluRay movies & relaxing.

  • Small Outdoor Pool (perfect for hot sunny days) is just 50 yards from the condo

    Small Outdoor Pool (perfect for hot sunny days) is just 50 yards from the condo

  • The Front Door - Welcome to your best San Jose Costa Rica lodging option!

    The Front Door - Welcome to your best San Jose Costa Rica lodging option!

  • Decor and colors have been very purposefully chosen

    Decor and colors have been very purposefully chosen

  • The condo has a high ceiling & great fans

    The condo has a high ceiling & great fans

  • Tropical View from the condo of the Santa Ana & Escazu Mountains & Urban Area

    Tropical View from the condo of the Santa Ana & Escazu Mountains & Urban Area

  • Tropical View from condo towards Barva & Poas Volcanoes

    Tropical View from condo towards Barva & Poas Volcanoes

  • Supermarket, Farmacies, Multiplex Movie Theater, banks, taxis and 21 restaurants

    Supermarket, Farmacies, Multiplex Movie Theater, banks, taxis and 21 restaurants

  • Always on sale it seems - the local supermarket - just 6 minutes walk from condo

    Always on sale it seems - the local supermarket - just 6 minutes walk from condo

  • Master Bedroom (queen) - Top Quality Mattress, Wonderful Sheets & BlackOut Blind

    Master Bedroom (queen) - Top Quality Mattress, Wonderful Sheets & BlackOut Blind

  • Modern Equipped Kitchen

    Modern Equipped Kitchen

  • Dining for four or more

    Dining for four or more

  • Cozy, comfortable, clean & fresh. Wonderful White Leather Sofa & Fans

    Cozy, comfortable, clean & fresh. Wonderful White Leather Sofa & Fans

  • Safely on the second floor, with a great view of trees, field, and mountains

    Safely on the second floor, with a great view of trees, field, and mountains

  • Enjoy the tasteful decoration

    Enjoy the tasteful decoration

  • Colors to textures, shapes & sizes. It's all designed to make this condo amazing

    Colors to textures, shapes & sizes. It's all designed to make this condo amazing

  • Two 42' LED TV's with Satellite Movie Packages & Blu Ray Available Too!

    Two 42' LED TV's with Satellite Movie Packages & Blu Ray Available Too!

  • View of the street frontage & quiet boulevard just minutes walk from restaurants

    View of the street frontage & quiet boulevard just minutes walk from restaurants

  • Cariari 10 Pin Bowling is just 2 minutes walk from the condo

    Cariari 10 Pin Bowling is just 2 minutes walk from the condo

  • Large variety of stores & family entertainment (just minutes walk from condo)

    Large variety of stores & family entertainment (just minutes walk from condo)

  • Red arrow indicates how close Cariari Premium Condo is to the mall (5 mins walk)

    Red arrow indicates how close Cariari Premium Condo is to the mall (5 mins walk)

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