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Villa Encantada 40 Acre LakeFront Nature Preserve

Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    Villa Encantada ~~ Fine Luxury Villa Rental in the Heart of the Rain Forest w/ awesome 360 views
    Villa Encantada ~~ Fine Luxury Villa Rental in the Heart of the Rain Forest w/ awesome 360 views
    Villa Encantada ~~ Fine Luxury Villa Rental in the Heart of the Rain Forest w/ awesome 360 views
    Villa Encantada ~~ A vacation DESTINATION~`~ one you won't forget
    Villa Encantada ~~ Tri Level Architectural Masterpiece for your enjoyment
    Side View ~~Huge Terrace w/ Lake Views. Perfect for your family reunion or wedding celebration
    Your Hosts at Villa Encantada ~~ Family Photo of Glenn, Patricia and Gloriana
    Property description
    Nuevo Arenal
    |
    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
    16 YEARS OF SERVICE. We are the Original vacation villa rental property at the Lake Arenal/ Arenal Volcano area. At Villa Encantada we offer a complete vacation experience DESTINATION, not just a place to sleep, with PAVED ROAD all the way to the villa (no need to negotiate seemingly endless rock-dirt roads). When you stay at Villa Encantada you get the entire Lakefront Villa and 40 acre Private Nature Preserve Estate and acres of Manicured Botanical Gardens(that no other property has). No sharing with other groups. View our 12 Virtual Tours of Villa Encantada and Gardens at http://www.vpix.net/index.php?tour=108108 so that you'll really knows what awaits you at Villa Encantada.

    We have hosted many thousands of guests since 1996, with a great many repeat visitors. Our goal is t...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Boat Available
    • Books
    • Canoe
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Children's Pool
    • Deck
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Garage
    • Garden or Yard
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Porch
    • Private Beach
    • Private Fishing Lake/River
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Ask
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Ask
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK339347 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Default - - 3 nights
    $265
    --
    $1,850
    Peak Season Rate Dec 1, 2013 Sep 15, 2014 3 nights
    $300
    $300
    $2,100
    Fees
    • Tax rate: 13.0% of rental - Tax
    • Cleaning fee: $100 / stay - Cleaning Fee
    • Damage deposit: $300 / stay - Deposit
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Rental Rates: Based on the number of guests in your group ~~
    ** Children 6 yrs or under stay free ** 3 kids equal one adult rate (proof of age may be required)
    At Villa Encantada you get the entire Lakefront villa and 40 acre Nature Preserve Estate,
    Total Privacy for your Group/Family~~ no sharing with outside groups!.

    3 night minimum stay please ~~ EXCEPTIONS>> for groups of 8+ persons, based on availability

    NO CLEANING FEE for groups of 6 or fewer persons... (6+ persons add $100 Cleaning Fee per stay)

    December 1-September 15th ~2-4 persons: $2,100.00 per week ...Extra Guests: $50.00 per person/per night
    September 16th-November 30th~~2-4 persons: $1,850.00 per week...Extra Guests: $50.00 per person/per night
    Christmas/New Year,Thanksgiving & Easter Weeks $3,500.00 per week for 2-12 persons

    Rates do not include 13% Sales and Occupancy Tax

    Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

    All major credit cards accepted
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    Villa Encantada and Lake Arenal are centrally located in the Guanacaste province, just 90 minutes from the Liberia Airport and 3.5 hrs from the San Jose Airport. There are a multitude of activities within 1-3 hours from the villa, EASY self guided day excursions to the Arenal Volcano, Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve, Hot Springs, Cano Negro Wildlife Reserve, National Parks, White Water Rafting, Canopy Tours, Volcano Tours and many beaches--, Corobici River and waterfalls guided float trip, Palo Verde National Park and the Rio Tempisque lowland area, Santa Rosa & Guanacaste National Parks, Rincon de la Vieja National Park (volcano and cloud forest with many hot springs and waterfalls), Barra Honda National Park features caverns of limestone descending to 240 meters, Beaches, and more Beaches - the pacific coastline is only 2 to 3 hours away, Our favorites include Coco Beach, Playa Panama, Playa Hermosa, Playa Ocotal, Flamingo and Tamarindo Beaches
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Lori H
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in July 2014

We considered staying at a hotel during our week in Costa Rica but were most fortunate to have found Villa Encatada. The pictures on the website looked beautiful, but it was beyond expectations when we got there. The house was not only richly decorated, but had very comfortable beds and lots of outdoor furniture to lounge and enjoy spectacular scenery.... more

mariygerm...
puerto rico
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
4 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago for a stay in July 2014

Just Returned from famlily trip, 4 adults, 5 Kids one week at this lovely property. The Positives: The grounds are beautifully manicured with fun activities for kids: waterslide, kayak, pond, river, waterfalls, hiking. Glen the owner is off the charts nice, and very helpful. The bed sheets, linens, towels are all high quality, and comfortable. There is maid service every... more

Management response:

Dear German, A wise prophet once said "Ya can't make all of the people happy all of the time" I try, and for 16 years of renting Villa Encantada, and with 100's of guest reviews on this and other sites (check them yourself) I've never had anything less than glowing 5 Star Reviews. I'm spoiled... your review, even though it... more

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travelhol...
Glendale, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

What a amazing place! You will not be disappointed! From the moment you walk in the door you are in awe of the magical place Glenn has here. The grounds are meticulous ... you can feel the love Glenn has put into this special place. I have traveled all over the world and Villa Encantada is at the top of...

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Management response:

Dear Nicole, Thanks so much for your 5 Star Vote of Confidence. That you've traveled the world and put Villa Encantada at the top of your destinations, truly is a Spectacular Compliment ~~ Muchas Gracias! My efforts over these last 16 years at Villa Encantada pay off when I am fortunate enough to receive reviews such as yours. Yes, it... more

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Glenn McBride
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Speaks English, Spanish
Listed since : Nov 2011
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