We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Romantic, Unique 1 BR Tree House- Close to Beach!

  • Playa Selva Tree House nestled in a Banyan
    Playa Selva Tree House nestled in a Banyan
    Playa Selva Tree House nestled in a Banyan
    Private custom pool for guest use
    Looking up into newly added bedroom (without bed)
    Newly added bedroom
    Howler Monkey next to Tree House
    Property description
    Mal Pais
    |
    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
    This magical vacation rental is just a few minutes walk to the beach and is like no other in the area...it's built several feet off the ground in a Banyan Tree! Howler and white-faced Capuchin Monkeys frequent the property and love to visit the tree house banyan tree, providing for amazing 'National Geographic' style photo opportunities! A 4 minute walk down a short trail takes you to the closest beach, which is quiet and most often unpopulated...wonderful for your walks, nightly sunset viewing, etc. Nestled up high on ~1.5 acres of private residential property (Playa Selva) in Mal Pais, this small house offers a get-away from the busy, more tourist populated areas of Santa Teresa (about 1.25 miles away), near Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve, Canopy Zip-line Tour, the fishermen&#3... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Dining Seats (3)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Ask
    • Suitable for Children:
      No
    Listing #FKN2305470 by: FlipKey
  • Rates
    View Details
  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Tambor: 18.0 mi
    Ferry: Paquera: 26.7 mi
    Activities nearby
    Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
  • About this property
    How do I know if the property is available?
    How can I contact the owner?
    What if I don't hear back from the owner?
    How do I pay?
    Is my payment insured in any way?

Reviews from our community

Contribute to the TripAdvisor community and help fellow travelers find the perfect vacation rental
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Marisa Z
Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 for a stay in November 2014

We stayed here at the start of a three week trip through Costa Rica in early-mid November and it allowed us to start our trip off perfectly. Firstly, the owner of the tree house, Kurt, was beyond accommodating and ensured that we had everything we needed from supplies to directions/information. He built the tree house himself and you can tell... more

gelligoll
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 for a stay in December 2014

The tree house (playa selva) really is unique in the best kind of way. A home made cabin with all the amenities of any high brow venue. Unfortunately Kurt and Tiffany (the owners) were not around during our stay, but Kurt's mother was our host and was a very lovely woman and incredibly accomdating and made us feel very welcome.... more

lmschaibl...
Denver, Colorado
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
2
people found this review helpful

Overall, the treehouse was a unique experience and we enjoyed our stay there and in Mal Pais; however, there are a few things that are important to know if you plan on staying here. Other than a somewhat delayed initial response, the booking process went smoothly; however, the cost cutting measures were a harbinger of our subsequent experience. To book... more

Management response:

Hello LS, First, we want to say thank you for sharing your experience and your interest in our tree house rental, we’re glad you enjoyed it and your three night stay during the ‘rainy’/off-season. Next, we are sorry that it sounds like your whole trip to Costa Rica was not as you imagined it would be. We appreciate all feedback,... more

Report response as inappropriate
Enter dates for more accurate prices
Check in
Check out
Guests
from
$95
/
Night
Week
Make Inquiry
Owner
Tiffany M
Speaks English
Listed since : Oct 2011
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Listing is Free!
Add your rental property to TripAdvisor and FlipKey at no charge. You pay only 3% commission on each confirmed, paid booking.
Protect your privacy
TripAdvisor only shares your contact details with your guests after the first payment has been made.
Get more exposure
Showcase your property to travelers worldwide actively looking to rent in your destination every month.
Set up your free listing