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KUBLA KHAN - Chirripo Mountain and River Paradise

12 reviews
'The Den' with flat screen tv which acts as the second bedroom with double bed.
Open planned kitchen and dining area
The Chirriposa office with  views to the garden and to the river
Open planned downstairs out to terrace
Bathroom with sunken shower and view out to tropical orchid garden and cascade
View out the bathroom window of the tropical orchid garden and cascade
Terrace with a view of primary rainforest
Front of house
View of house at night from the garden under the full moon
Cascade and lilly pond by front entrance
View of front of house across the bridge and garden path
Red squirell caught in evening sunlight eating an orange infront of the house
Sunset over the orchard
Sunset over the coffee plantation
Garden and fruit orchard
Rio chirripó in front of house
The Tallari River
Jungle TV
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Chirripo National Park, Province of San Jose
Private, gated, spacious, modern, 2 story house overlooking 120 meters of the Chirripo River with breathtaking views of Mountain Peaks, Virgin Rainforest and the San Isidro Valley.
Covered Garage, Electricity, Hot Water, Large Refridgerator, Microwave, Gas Oven Cooker, electric coffee grinder, espresso and filter coffee machines, electric juicer, 32" Flat Screen TV, Sky, Wifi, Music Speakers, Laundry Service (Washer/Dryer), BBQ area and Wood Stove.
Master bedroom with King Size Bed and walk in closets and balcony with hammock.
Second bedroom with double bed and storage shelves and cabinets.
Beautiful Gardens, Orchards and Vegetable Beds with Fresh Herbs and Salads.
Easy River Access to Waterfalls, Swimming Holes and Private Sunbathing Rocks right infront of property.
About the Owner, Angus S
Languages spoken: German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 1 property
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Miami, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed May 25, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Our stay at Kubla Khan was fabulous. Ditto to all the previous exaltations regarding this house: it is beautiful, the grounds are magnificent, Angus and Tania are great, and the setting is perfect! We walked everywhere-- the back roads are perfect for exploring and bird watching... lunch at the trout farm (where you catch your dinner) is not to be...

Management response:

Thanks Pam It was lovely to host you and Jack and we look forward to seeing you again next year in the Osa. All the best Angus and Tania (and the girls!)


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Sean B
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed January 17, 2016 for a stay in December 2015

While the pictures give you the right impression of the beauty and serenity of Kubla Khan, they still can't quite capture what a special place this is. It was a perfect ending to our 17 day trip through Costa Rica. The entire property is gorgeous; we enjoyed wandering around the river area and the garden, and spent lots of time...

Concord, California
2 reviews
Reviewed May 31, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Kubla Khan is absolutely heavenly! The view from the deck is spectacular beyond words, and the photos don't do it justice. Breathtaking really. This area is the most biodiverse place in CR. You'll see tons of colorful birds, variety of butterflies, fireflies at night, and maybe even some monkeys. The swimming hole was amazing too. The attention to detail at...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighborhood
The propertry is located 10 minutes by car to entrance of Chirripo National Park, Cloudbridge Waterfall Reserve, Hotsprings and Botanical Gardens.
5 minutes walk to Cannan Centre (Bar/Restaurant, Grocery Store, Soccer Pitch, Church)
30 minutes by car or bus to San Isidro City Centre (population 45, 000)
1 hour by car to Dominical Beach for Surfing, Sport Fishing, Whale and Dolphin Watching
Countless Mountain Trails, including Climbing the 'Chirripo', Costa Rica's highest mountain peak, with guide and overnight stay at the base camp lodge
Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Paragliding (solo or tandem), Ziplining, Fishing
Healing and Bodywork, Massage, Yoga, Meditation, Tranquility!
Local Produce... Organic Coffee, Chocolate, Cheeses (Swiss, Mozzarella, Ricotta, Goat), Khalua an...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: San José (SJO): 149.8 mi
From San Jose:<BR>Approach san isidro on Inter American Highway (2). Town will be on the right and pass by the gas stations on the left. (NB. This will be your last opportunity to fill up with gas before the house).<BR>Pass by San Isidro on main road (church on the right) and go over bridge and head up hill and around bend to the left (100 meters).<BR>Large green painted supermarket on the left 'Maxi Pali' (NB. This is the best place for you to get supplies for the house. You will be able to buy very basic groceries near the house aswell as fresh local produce like cheese, milk, coffee, eggs, chickens, trout, bananas).<BR>Take slip road up hill on left immediatly after supermarket.<BR>Turn left at the top and follow road 10 kilometers (15 minutes) to R... more
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 31.1 mi.
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