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Gorgeous ocean views and Tropical Breezes!

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Overview
1 bedroom
2 bathrooms
2 guests
3 nights minimum
Rental Home
Casa Bambu is situated on 1.5 acres of tropical landscape featuring beautiful trees, palms and flowers. Featuring a recently added infinity pool with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean, beaches and Ballena Marine Park. The house is a tropical design, featuring structural bamboo vaulted ceilings and local exotic hardwoods. Unique and charming. This home was built with airflow in mind. The property sits at an elevation of 1100 ft (300 meters) – keeping the house cool and fresh during the day, with mountain downdrafts to cool at night. On the main floor - a full kitchen has all you need, along with a gas BBQ, bathroom, living area, laundry and covered patio. (No doubt this patio just might become your favorite place while toucans and songbirds visit in the surrounding trees, as yo...Casa Bambu is situated on 1.5 acres of tropical landscape featuring beautiful trees, palms and flowers. Featuring a recently added infinity pool with breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean, beaches and Ballena Marine Park. The house is a tropical design, featuring structural bamboo vaulted ceilings and local exotic hardwoods. Unique and charming. This home was built with airflow in mind. The property sits at an elevation of 1100 ft (300 meters) – keeping the house cool and fresh during the day, with mountain downdrafts to cool at night. On the main floor - a full kitchen has all you need, along with a gas BBQ, bathroom, living area, laundry and covered patio. (No doubt this patio just might become your favorite place while toucans and songbirds visit in the surrounding trees, as you sit mesmerized by the amazing ocean and mountain views.) On the lower level - a spacious Air Conditioned master bedroom with King size bed and spectacular ocean views. Offering quality linens, privacy, and large en-suite, along with a walk-in closet with a safe to assure you peace of mind. Patio doors lead you to a private terrace where your infinity pool awaits. Access to this property is along a jungle road. (It does have a couple of steep sections to it and requires a 4WD SUV. ) Occasional sightings of sloths, Capuchan monkeys, Howler monkeys, jagarundi's, toucans, aricari's and parrots can be taken in along the drive to the house - bound to enhance your Costa Rican adventure! Our property manager, Trina – will meet you in town and escort you to the property. We offer cell phone for local calls and WiFi Internet. There is a lot to do in and around Uvita. You can easily fill a week in this area of Costa Rica: Visit Ballena Marine Park and take a walk out to the Whale's Tail during low tide. Plan a horseback ride on the beach and to local waterfalls with La Merced. Charter a fishing boat for some of the most amazing off shore fishing you will ever experience! Rent an ATV and tour waterfalls and though the jungle. Take a boat trip to the Corcovado National Park in the Osa Peninsula. Local Ziplines, Waterfall Repellilng, Canopy walks and Birdwatching tours. Take a snorkelling trip out to Cano Island. Incredible surfing at Playa Hermosa or Playa Dominical. Many restaurants in our area. Casa Bambu is not just a house rental... It is an experience! If you are looking for a vacation rental in Costa Rica - you have found it! More
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About the Owner
Jacqui W
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
Interaction with guests
We are happy to answer your questions that will help you decide if Casa Bambu it the right property for you. Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have! While in Costa Rica - we have a property manager (Trina), who is English speaking. Trina will arrange to meet you in Uvita and will then guide you to the property. She will introduce you to the house, provide you with a local phone (if needed) - so she can be reachable anytime during your stay. Additionally, Jacqui (property owner) is always accessible via email, text or phone calls!
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

We loved the place, were well received. Nothing to complain about. The only issue? We didn't stay long enough.

Date of stay: February 2017
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CRChica01, VR Owner at Gorgeous ocean views and Tropical Breezes!, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2017

Thanks for your comments and letting us know that you enjoyed your time at Bambu! We get so much joy allowing others to experience this property - it really is a special place. Hope you can return for a longer holiday!

Reviewed March 14, 2017

My girlfriend and I spent two weeks at Casa Bambu, and literally had tears in our eyes when we had to leave. If you are looking for a break from your hectic life, need to recharge, and gain some perspective, Jacqui and Randy have created...More

Date of stay: January 2017
1  Thank Bluequadra
CRChica01, VR Owner at Gorgeous ocean views and Tropical Breezes!, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2017

Wow! Sounds like you captured the essence of Uvita and really experienced all that the town and our property had to offer! It definitely is a unique area of Costa Rica and does force you to reconnect with your self and the environment. Thank you...More

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Reviewed December 2, 2014

Staying in Casa Bambu was definitely a treat. The grounds are beautiful and very well kept. The house itself was very clean and had all the amenities minus a tv, which we didn't miss at all. Our entertainment was waking up to the myriad of...More

Date of stay: November 2014
1  Thank egchora
Reviewed July 21, 2014

we had an amazing stay at the bambu house! everything was absolutely perfect: 2 bathrooms with everything you need kitchen - fully equipped bedroom, super comfy and homy washer, dryer, internet, oranges and guaves in the garden etc the best part of the house is...More

Date of stay: July 2014
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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed May 23, 2014

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Date of stay: April 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Refrigerator
Washer
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Private Yard
Books
Ceiling Fans
Parking
Shared Yard
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Deck
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About the neighborhood
Uvita is located in the Southern Zone of Costa Rica. There are two neighbouring towns, Dominical and Ojochal, both about 15 minutes away. Uvita is the commercial hub of the area, offering banks, grocery stores, farmers markets, cafes, tourist information centres, tour centres and shops. Ballena Marine Park is located in Uvita, along with Uvita Waterfall, La Merced and much more.
Getting around
You will need a 4WD SUV in Uvita. There are paved roads, however some restaurants are located in the hills around Uvita and Ojochal, that require an SUV. Access to this property is along a beautiful jungle road. (It does have a couple of steep sections to it and requires an SUV or 4WD.) Sightings of sloths, Capuchan monkeys, Howler monkeys, jagarundi's, toucans, aricari's and parrots can be taken in along the drive to the house - bound to enhance your Costa Rican adventure!
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