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Beachfront Punta Uva - where the Jungle meets the Beach !

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Bedrooms have quiet air conditioning, iPod players and safes for valuables.
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24 reviews
Bedrooms have quiet air conditioning, iPod players and safes for valuables.
2 bedrooms with tall ceilings, restored original hard wood floors, 2 baths, and modern amenities.
View of Punta Uva beach near the end of the private beach path. Beach is great for swimming.
Recently remodeled, two-story, two-bedroom, two-bath house w/ private beach access.
View of kitchen from eating area. Tables seats up to 8.
Lush tropical gardens and stone pathways surround the house. Ocean is beyond the trees.
View from the kitchen towards the eating area. Ocean is to the right.
Kitchen with new refrigerator, stove, tiles, and appliances.
View from the kitchen, down the path, to the beach.
Bedrooms look over porch towards the ocean. Plenty of storage space and good light.
Upstairs bathroom: 2 sinks, shower/tub, & hot water (not typical in the area).
Screened-in upstairs porch (ocean is to the right). Relax while listening to the waves and jungle.
Upstairs porch and hallways outside of bedrooms. Ocean is to the right.
Private path from the house to Punta Uva beach.
View of Punta Uva beach from the house's private path.
House is well-lit at night for enjoying dinner, drinks, or moonlight swim.
A huge tree on the property that flowers every 5 years.
Tropical garden with many flowers, fruits, and trees.
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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Punta Uva, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Province of Limon
Interaction with guests
We are always very responsive - we are living in the same area and whatever you will need or have questions we are happy to assist you in any way.
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ivsail
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed October 29, 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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The sound of the ocean waves at night and the jungle sounds were a symphony. We slept very well. Everything at the house was great. We had no problems at all during our 10 nights. It was really great to have the housekeeper do our laundry. Fresh, clean clothes. The house was clean when we got there, and cleaned during...

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Thanks for staying with us at Casa de la Musa, we are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and you are very welcome back anytime.

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Simon S
Ottawa, Canada
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2015 for a stay in October 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We (wife, two boys aged 9 and 11) stayed at Casa de la Musa for 11 nights in October 2015. It took some getting used to that the upstairs (screened porch, bedrooms, bathroom) were separated by a lockable door from the downstairs (dining table, kitchen, another bathroom, another shower). It felt like two distinct and separate places. At times this...

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MileandCo
Wayne, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2015 for a stay in April 2015
3
people found this review helpful

Everything was perfect for us. The house is clean, we felt safe and at home. Plenty of space for us (family of 4 ). It was very special to wake up ( ok, it was very early ) because of the Howler Monkeys and than get up and walk to the beach, sitting there with a cup of coffee, nobody...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Please respect the tranquility and dont party after 10 pm if you smoke, you can smoke outside of the house - inside it is not allowed Sorry, no pets allowed if you hate spider...
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Children under 12 stay free.
Rate includes cleaning after every 3 nights for stays of 5 nights or more.
Rate includes 1 load laundry per 2 guests after every 3 night (laundry done on-site).
Rates are higher during Christmas, New Year and Easter weeks. Please inquire.
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About the neighborhood
Directly on Punta Uva beach, one of the region's most swimmable and most beautiful beaches (the house is on the 50 meter line, the closest that houses in Costa Rica can legally be to the ocean). Punta Uva is located between Puerto Viejo and Manzanillo.
Punta Uva dive center is about 500meters away
Best Caribbean Restaurant is a 5 minute walk away "Selvin"
Supermarket 800 meters
Bus Stop 200m
Getting around
You can move around easlily by bicycle during the day - to explore nearby beaches like Playa Chiquita, Cocles or ride even to Puerto Viejo which is about 7 km. The roads are in good condition and flat.

A car is nice to have if you come with kids or you want to explore further to the National parks of Cahuita or the Wildlife Refugee of Gandoca/ Manzanillo
or if it rains and in the night we do not recomend to ride the bike.

But you can always call a inexpensive Taxi or a TukTuk.

Public transportation is available - just 200m from the house stops the bus every 2 hours and takes you to Puerto Viejo, Cahuita, Manzanillo, Limon and San Jose.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport SJO: 159.7 mi
Ferry: Limon: 39.8 mi
Airport to fly in is SJO - Juan Santa Maria Intl. Airport and from there its a +/- 5 hour drive to the house in Punta Uva, whether you rent a car or come with public bus or a Shuttle.
Reach out to us and we are happy to assist with the bookings.

A few days before arrival we will send you detailed instructions how to get there. Any questions are very welcome
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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