First, if you have any issues with driving up steep, windy, precarious dirt roads, this is not the place for you! The house itself and the view is beautiful and fairly comfortable. Completely off the grid, and very much a part of the mountain jungle itself. We saw monkeys, neat frogs, hummingbirds, toucans, and other cool wildlife within feet of the house. The kitchen has a big refrigerator, gas stove, and a green mango tree arms length away.
Second, there was no Internet as advertised OR hot water. The week before we traveled to this house, the owner emailed me with news that he couldn't get the Internet fixed but was still working on it. A young girl arrived the night we got there with a Internet stick that apparently everyone uses there. Didn't work in either our Mac or pc laptops. Next day another nice neighbor came by and couldn't make it work either but later on brought a router, which did work ..... Until he came back and took it away while we were gone the next day... more