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Casita Tranquila, tropical beach jungle house.

Tropical beach in front at low tide, warm and gentle waves,
4 reviews
Tropical beach in front at low tide, warm and gentle waves,
Front deck of casita with Jungle and ocean vie=
Looking through the plants.
Living room with ocean and jungle view
Sofa can sleep small adults or children
sofa with ocean and jungle view
Bedroom one with queen bed and jungle view, leads to shower and toilet.
Bedroom two with double bed and single bunk bed, leads to shower and toilet, jungle view.
Hot water shower in tropical garden.
Wash basin set in tree trunk, jungle view
Fully equipped kitchen with 3 ring stove top, outside gas BBQ, cooler for ice and perishables.
Kitchen sink and countertop.
Kitchen bar and stools.
The beach at dusk
Scarlet macaws, nesting and singing above the Casita.
Coati on our beach looking fro crabs.
Cara blanca monkey by the Casita telling us off !!
Path from the Casita to the beach in front.
Shady path to beach.
View from Casita deck
Beach palm.
Cortesia tree dropping its carpet of leaves.
Tropical garden walk.
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Puerto Jimenez, Osa Peninsula, Province of Puntarenas
Casita Tranquila is located in a tropical setting on a secluded beach on the Osa Peninsula South of Puerto Jimenez on the way to Corcovado National Park. There is room for up to 5 people. The house features two bedrooms, a kitchen, living room, porch/deck, and private bathroom and shower in garden setting.<BR><BR>The Master bedroom features a queen bed, the other bedroom features a double bed with a single bunk bed. The living room has two sofas .. In total the casita can sleep five people. Dining room table has room for up to six people, and the front deck has comfortable deck chairs with a great jungle and ocean view.<BR>The kitchen has ceramic countertops and raised bar for sitting, cooking is on a three ring stovetop, there are ample shelves for storage. The casita does not have electricity so we supply an ice chest... Read more
About the Owner, Roger B
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 110 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 1 property
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Rochester,, NY
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2014 for a stay in March 2014
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This is a truly unique spot, even by the standards of the Osa area. It’s important to state at the outset that it is quite literally off the grid. The house does not have its own electricity and an ice chest serves as a refrigerator. On the other hand, Roger and Sandy, our very friendly and helpful hosts, provide lots...

Cap-Ferret, France
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 17, 2014 for a stay in January 2014
person found this review helpful

I and my boyfriend spent 3 nights at the Casita Tranquila. The place is very quite and natural. La casita tranquila is in the middle of the forest and has a private beautiful beach. We loved the outdoor shower ! What a great experience to fall asleep to the noise of the waves and to be waken up by the...

Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed February 7, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

Stayed as part of a larger group of kid and adults. A beautiful site with amazing outdoor shower (complete with lizard and house gecko). Beach rocky but swimmable and absolutely stunning. Sloth in residence when we were there. Casita thoughtfully designed, rustic but with decent beds, towels, etc. It's not luxury in sense of high-end hotels, but luxury in sense...

  • Books
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighborhood
Casita tranquila is 8k south of Puerto Jimenez on the way to Corcovado National Park and Matapalo.
The Casita is set in a tropical forest with abundant wildlife especially monkeys, and many species of birds.
The beach is in front and normally you will have it to yourselves, water is around 80f or 28c.
Drive South from "La Bomba " ( gas station) on the road to Matapalo and Corcovado,go 8k and turn left at the five yellow fence posts, go 200 meters and turn right
go 250 meters and you will arrive at the main house where you check in.The Casita is very private except for the monkeys in the trees and the many birds such as
scarlett macaws, toucans, parrots, hawks, tanagers, flycatchers.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Puerto Jimenez: 5.0 mi
Railway: no train: 0.0 mi
Ferry: Puerto Jimenez: 5.0 mi
You will save a days drive if you fly from San Jose to Puerto Jimenez, the flight is forty five minutes, There are three rental car agencies in Jimenez.<BR>From Jimenez gas station and BM supermarket you drive South 8k on the dirt road to Matapalo/ Corcovado, after 8k turn left at the yellow fence posts and drive towards the beach, after 250 meters, turn right and continue to the main house for check in, the house is cream colored with a green roof.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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