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Private Villa in Horse Ranch Outside of La Fortuna

Villa Heliconia
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Villa Heliconia
Villa Heliconia outside Master Bedroom
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5.0 of 5 stars
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63 reviews
Villa Heliconia
Villa Heliconia outside
Master Bedroom
Main Batroom
Main Bathroom
Main Terrace
Second bedroom
One of the terraces
Kitchen
Pool
Centaura Ranch from above
Close up of Centaura Ranch
Stables at the farm
Stables
Horse stables
Saddle room
Centaura pastures
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Overview
Villa -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Province of Alajuela
The Villa looks out on horse pastures and misty mountains. Fresh soft breezes cool the generous kitchen/dining area. Lush gardens are all around you, emitting night scents and day scents that leave you smiling. Pick fresh fruit from the citric orchard and squeeze your breakfast juice. All the soft noises of animals -- from toucans to horse hooves, the water buffalo’s soft braying, and the baaa of sheep remind you that you are connected to the earth, the soil, the farm.

You are as quiet and private and isolated as you want. Or wander down to the stables - play with the pets, feed some animals, or watch the horses in training. Horses are available for riding (additional cost). The ATV's are fun, too. And if you wish to see the world from above, we operate the only hot air balloon in Central America.

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About the Owner, Esteban E
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 18 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 100 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #FKN3472962 by: FlipKey
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Nancy B
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in July 2016

We stayed in Villa Heliconias on the ranch for the first half of our Costa Rican vacation. The beauty and solitude of this place are really unparalleled and we cannot recommend it more highly. Our family prefers to"get away from it all", rather than to vacation with the masses at a resort. This was probably the best example of luxury...

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Wernito
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

The Horse Ranch of Mónica and Estévan is a unique place in every respect. Very clean cabins, tastefully and functionally furnished, situated in a beautiful natural surrounding. Swimming in the clean pool, horse riding, excursions on quads to hot springs in a most natural setting or travelling by car to the Volcano Arenal, hiking in the sugar cane and pineapple...

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CanadianF...
Edmonton, Canada
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13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Our family (my husband and I with two 10 year old boys) spent the first week of our Costa Rica vacation at Finca Centaura. It was close to activities and amazing sights, yet was a such a haven to return to each afternoon. We stayed in Villa Heliconia which has 2 bedrooms - one on either side of the open...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • DVD Player
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
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  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
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$180
$180
$1,260
Additional Rate and Availability Information
2 people (using 1 bedroom) $100 per night
2 people (using 1 bedroom) $80 per night, from September 1, 2014 to November 1, 2014


TAXES AND DAILY CLEANING INCLUDED!!!!
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