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Surf & Beach House, Puerto Jimenez, Playa Preciosa

Perfect beach house
5.0 of 5 stars
7 reviews
Perfect beach house
Entrance to Casa Bella
walk the deserted beach
Downstairs Kitchen and Dining Room
Downstairs Master Bedroom
Downstairs Living Room
Upstairs Deck
swim with the turtles
dolphin watching tours
Upstairs Living Room
2 min walk to beach along path, taken from gate of house, leading to beach
beach out the front of the house
Upstairs Deck
Upstairs Bedroom
Upstairs Bedroom
upstairs bedroom
Upstairs Bedroom
Upstairs living room
upstairs bedroom
town of Puerto Jimenez
Lay in the shade as you relax in paradise
Casa Bella
Sitting area in bedroom
lunch straight from the beach
Spider monkey
2 minute walk to beach
swim with the whales
Local surfers
surf right our front
monkeys in Casa Bella's yard
dolphins in the gulf
beach finds
costa Rican owl
neighbours just hanging out
horse riding on the beach
garden find
Lapas everywhere
pristine beach
world class fishing
tropical flowers
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Casa Bella with its rich natural woods and native artistry is truly a labor of love. The two-story three bedroom, large balcony home is situated two minutes away from the beach and is surrounded by a green jungle canopy located only ten minutes drive from a traditional costa Rican town called Puerto Jimenez. The houses proximity to the Gulfo Dulce is perfect for day trips to view whales, dolphins, and experience the natural beauty of the largest natural gulf in central America.

There are two public restaurant next door with free wi-fi.

The upper bedrooms, appointed with five queen-size beds, share an upstairs lounge, bathroom with hot-water shower. Windows surround the upstairs rooms which all have ceiling fans and excellent views.

From upstairs you descend past an exterior shower providing passageway to Casa Bella's front e...
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About the owner, geovanny a
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
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Desiree d
Leiden, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Pack your bags and tread yourself to a fantastic holiday when staying in Casa Bella with Giovanni and Tracey. Just 1 minute from the beach, the tropical rainforest all around you with musical sounds, animals, plants... Your hosts will do everything to make your stay perfect. A house for family's (with children) or a group of friends; it's all possible.... more

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It was a pleasure having your family stay, we look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Pura Vida, Giovanni & Tracey more

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Daniel H
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51 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Where do I start??? From the second we drove up we were amazed by how beautiful the house and surroundings are. We came for a secluded, romantic and adventurous 40th birthday trip and hit the nail on the head! The house is incredibly large. It has plenty of room to let you spread out and get comfortable. The shower is... more

Management response:

To our new friends, it was such a pleasure meeting you, your lovely words about your stay with us have captured exactly the reasons why we choose to live here. till next time, Pura Vida Giovanni & Tracey more

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Portland, Oregon
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 for a stay in December 2014
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We loved our stay at Casa Bella and Giovanni was the perfect host for our group of 7! He was friendly and helpful at every opportunity, and had a rich knowledge of the area and Costa Rica in general, and made us feel very welcome. We’ve stayed in vacation rentals in Costa Rica, Yucatan, Corsica, and multiple locations in the... more

  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Freezer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wheelchair Access:
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  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
Dec 19, 2015 -
Jan 3, 2016
High Season
3 nights
  • Cleaning fee: $30 / stay - Fee
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Puerto Jimenez: 3.0 mi
You can take a 45 minute flight from the Sansa airport located 5 minute walking distance to the left of the International airport in San Jose (SJO) to the town of Puerto Jimenez. From the airport in Puerto Jimenez you can take a 10 minute taxi to the house. We would be more than happy to greet you at the airport with a taxi and assist with your luggage if you would like.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 mi.
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