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50 Steps to the Sand! Ocean Front Home-Pool Wi-Fi+

50 steps to the SAND! New beach front home w/ pool, wi-fi and more!
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50 steps to the SAND! New beach front home w/ pool, wi-fi and more!
large fullly stocked Kitchen and dining room More living space to relax and enjoy the wildlife do by...
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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
9 reviews
50 steps to the SAND! New beach front home w/ pool, wi-fi and more!
large fullly stocked Kitchen and dining room
More living space to relax and enjoy the wildlife do by...
1 of the 3 large bedrooms
Another master bedroom!
One of the beautiful Costa Rician crafed bathrooms. 3 1/2 bathrooms in the house.
Matapalo beach on a calm day
World class surf on Matapalo Beach
The pool kids of all ages will enjoy!
Horseback riding on the beach in front of the house during surise!
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Overview
Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Cabo Matapalo, Osa Peninsula, Province of Puntarenas
Casa la Vida es Una Ola

This is a spectacular beach front home located at Matapalo Beach centrally located to all the other beaches in the beauty and adventure of Matapalo. This is a brand new home, custom built by Costa Rican craftsman that has everything you want in the jungle with peace, serenity and views of the ocean from every place in the home. There is world class surf for all levels. You will fall asleep to the soothing sounds of the waves and wake up with the chants of the howler monkeys. The house has 3 bedrooms, 3 ½ bathrooms. There is an upstairs open air observation deck with a double hammock to kick back, read a book and watch the ocean, wildlife, and surf. Play games or have a good conversation in the living room. The dining area seats eight, there is a full stocked kitchen, small pool, sprawling deck, fire up a BBQ, wat...
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About the Owner, Casa L
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN3479652 by: FlipKey
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 9 reviews
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daniel g
Santa Barbara, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

My husband was in heaven surfing right outside the house while the kids and I (ages 5 & 11) played with the beautiful white rocks and sand, built tee pees with the palm frans and explored in the tide pools. It was such a great balance with the activities in and out of the property. At the house...games in the...

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adavis966
Solana Beach, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We enjoyed our stay, although we were expecting a little more based on all the rave reviews we read (maybe our standards are too high?). PROS: - Location was perfect, as advertised. - Spectacular wildlife on property (saw dozens of white-faced monkeys and Scarlet Macaws up-close!). - "Lady," caretaker of the property, was very friendly and ready and willing to...

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BeckyBrow...
Boulder, Colorado
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
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person found this review helpful

Hello fellow travelers!!! My fiancee and I were fortunate enough to have found Life's a Wave a few years ago. We fell SO in love with the house that we went back for ten days the following year, and then when we got engaged a few months later, we both knew exactly where we wanted to get married - our...

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Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Deck
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
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  • Smoking Allowed:
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  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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$250
$250
$2,400
Additional Rate and Availability Information
$25 EXTRA for each additional person over 6.
Monthly rates available upon request.
**Holidays,Spring break,Easter week,Peak season,etc. prices vary. Please inquire
All rates include taxes & cleaning
No refunds on long term rentals over 30 days, Christmas, New Years or Easter week.

*Please feel free to e-mail with questions, availability, rates. We accept credit cards through PayPal, money orders/cashiers checks and personal check (in US only). 50% deposit is required to make the reservation. The balance is required 30 days prior to travel. (We do this to make sure checks clear) Cancellation policy - must cancel 90 days prior to reservation minus 15% of the total rent. If canceled after the 90 days, no refund.
*Also you will be staying in a rain forest that is located with a 35-40 minute drive from Puerto Jimenez on a dirt road with river crossings and weather prediction is impossible. We are not responsible for road and weather conditions and no refunds will be given if t...
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Puerto Jimenez: 0.0 mi
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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