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Mariposa Vacation Homes

1.3 Km North of the Soccer Field in Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa 6153, Costa Rica (Formerly Casas Pura Vida)
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Mariposa Vacation Homes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Huntington Beach, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Casa Iguana @ Mariposa in Santa Teresa on the first week of our Costa Rica journey. The house is very charming and met all our needs with only one exception. We are a party of 5, 3 guys and 2 girls with only one bathroom, but we made it work. Since we were on a family budget... More

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Dominical, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really have to say that I never write reviews, but this time I will do it cause I felt in love again with the beauty of the North West Pacific of Costa Rica. We love our stay at Villa Mariposa and had an amazing time with some dear friends, my boyfriend and his parents..... all our conversations revolved around... More

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Dominical, Costa Rica
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been all over Costa Rica and my stay at Mariposa was incredible. Stefan was a wonderful host, the property was everything you expect a tropical beachfront estate to be and it couldnt be more magical walking out on to the white sand beach. Definitely coming back and staying at Mariposa. This was a great place for family as... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our group of 10 friends spent a wonderful week at Casa Yin Yang. The house was amazing and we spent much of our time at the beach right in front of the house, in the pool, and enjoying meals together on the outdoor patio. Marta, the concierge, was an invaluable resource and a huge help with planning our transportation and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I was recently on vacation with some friends and stayed in Casa Yin Yang. The grounds are well kept, lots of wildlife to look at on the premises, and plenty of space to spread out (we were 10 people). The cleaning staff was friendly and accommodating, especially our concierge Marta, who was outgoing and very knowledgeable of activities in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed here 2 weeks last year and 10 days this April 2014. This gated house has everything.We have a big family so some of us stay in places close by and use this house to gather. Nice big kitchen with windows and doors that open out to the ocean surf. Huge stone patios with lots of tables and sitting... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

From our one-week experience, the MVH's (website) description of CASA IGUANA proved to be accurate in its entirety. If anything, Concierge Marta's potential contributions to a wonderful vacation might be understated: she can have surfboards and bicycles there on your arrival. The small house's efficient use of space is best for a family of four; or for four very familiar... More

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Casa Ying Yang is an amazing dream of a vacation home. I had the pleasure of staying here for 3 days, and I must say that it was perfect. It starts with the wifi, which was spot on from the minute we walked in. Of course that is the fist thing anyone does after traveling to a place like this... More

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Berkeley, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

I stayed at the Yin Yang house overlooking the ocean. Spent hours in the beautiful kitchen making huge meals for my group of 12. The jacuzzi was a godsend and the shower made me feel absolutely deific. About a hundred yards away is a beautiful beach with nice waves for boogie boarding, and there's a market just across the street.... More

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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Our family of 18 thoroughly enjoyed an extended stay over the New Year's Holiday! The majority of our itinerary was planned before we even arrived with the help of Marta the Concierge! She was extremely helpful before and during our stay seeing that our wishes were fulfilled! One of the highlights of our stay was the delicious food prepared in... More

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Additional Information about Mariposa Vacation Homes

Address: 1.3 Km North of the Soccer Field in Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa 6153, Costa Rica (Formerly Casas Pura Vida)
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Mariposa Vacation Homes Hotel Santa Teresa
Mariposa Vacation Homes Costa Rica/Santa Teresa

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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mariposa Private Beach homes began as little more than a dream and a vacant parcel of land in 2003. Our mission is to offer private, well built, clean and comfortable houses with everything necessary to enjoy quality vacation time with your family and friends. This is an ongoing project, and every year we continue to make improvements to our infrastructure, houses and gardens. We are committed to becoming as sustainable and community friendly as possible. Our employees are 100% local (born and raised) help and we use local products and suppliers whenever possible. We are also founding members of our neighborhood association, know as AVSTN for it’s Spanish acronym, volunteer at the local public school and have served on the board of directors of the local water board and AVSTN. Mariposa Private Beach Home’s commitment to improve the quality of life of our employees and growing town extends beyond our gates, as we are involved in various community projects as the recycle program, monthly beach clean-ups, education programs in the public school, public water, roads and security issues. ... more   less 
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