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Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home

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Overview
4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
8 guests
2 nights minimum
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Casa Uvita, located in Uvita, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, is a beautiful 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom home with a maximum capacity of 6-8 guests. It sits on the edge of primary rainforest, only 8 minutes from the Marino Ballena National Park beach. Casa Uvita is close enough to modern conveniences, but far enough to be immersed in the sights and sounds of Costa Rica's tropical wildlife. The spacious, indoor/outdoor, two-story eco-home is luxuriously outfitted with wooden floors, high ceilings, large windows and upscale bathrooms. The top floor has a master suite, two additional bedrooms, two balconies, and sitting and dining areas. Each bedroom has its own private bathroom. Downstairs, there is a fully equipped kitchen, living and dining areas, covered porches and one bedroom. Spectacular forest and ...Casa Uvita, located in Uvita, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, is a beautiful 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom home with a maximum capacity of 6-8 guests. It sits on the edge of primary rainforest, only 8 minutes from the Marino Ballena National Park beach. Casa Uvita is close enough to modern conveniences, but far enough to be immersed in the sights and sounds of Costa Rica's tropical wildlife. The spacious, indoor/outdoor, two-story eco-home is luxuriously outfitted with wooden floors, high ceilings, large windows and upscale bathrooms. The top floor has a master suite, two additional bedrooms, two balconies, and sitting and dining areas. Each bedroom has its own private bathroom. Downstairs, there is a fully equipped kitchen, living and dining areas, covered porches and one bedroom. Spectacular forest and stunning Pacific Ocean views can be seen from every area of the house. Common sightings include howler monkeys, sloths, toucans, aracaris, and parrots. Hike to nearby waterfalls or lounge in your hammock to enjoy the forest sights and sounds. Casa Uvita is completely self-sustaining, using solar energy and water from a natural spring. 24/7 security; daily housekeeping. Private swimming pool, 12.5 meters long, rainforest setting, ocean view. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
4 Full baths
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About the Owner
Michele G
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed February 24, 2020

Casa Uvita has become our winter getaway. This was our second stay and a week longer than last winter. The home, tucked away on the side of the mountain, overlooking the sea, surrounded by the natural beauty of the coastal jungle, is a wonderful place...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank Ted B
Reviewed February 2, 2020

Casa Uvita on the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica provided a terrific six day vacation for our three generation family of six. Each family member had his/her favorite porch for views of the Pacific, the forest with lots of birds and animals, and the...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank nanbmiller
Reviewed February 1, 2020

Casa Uvita is a marvelous off the grid luxury home. The house can happily accommodate either a couple like us or a group of family or friends of multi generations. There are many spaces in which to enjoy the outdoors in or out of the...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank eider22
Reviewed December 30, 2018

Casa Uvita is true paradise. The home is beautiful, well maintained and tucked away in the mountains surrounded by jungle with an amazing view of the south pacific ocean. Every day we saw monkeys, birds, and other wildlife from one of the many outdoor living...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Nodaksx6
casauvitacostarica, VR Owner at Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. I'm so glad your first experience in Costa Rica met your expectations! You had a nice pace during your stay--doing a few fun activities with the kids but also just relaxing on the beach or around the...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018

We had a wonderful stay at Casa Uvita! The house is located on a dirt road (perfect for walking), just 10 minutes from the beach and grocery stores, etc. in Uvita. The house is beautiful, well-stocked, clean, and comfortable. There are many outdoor spaces to...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Kristi_Wisconsin
casauvitacostarica, VR Owner at Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

I'm so glad it worked out for you and your family to be with us over the busy Easter holiday. You all had a nice pace between activities and relax time at Casa Uvita. I hope to see you all again in the near future....More

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Reviewed March 17, 2018

I read all 50 plus reviews before our trip, and I have to say, they were all true. Michele was the perfect host making sure all our needs were met. She was always available and provided us with information on beaches, restaurants, birds and more....More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Ilovetosing
casauvitacostarica, VR Owner at Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Thank you for your kind words. It is always a pleasure to have a nature-loving family here at Casa Uvita. I have no doubt the birding bug bit you and you'll be birding in NY Central Park this spring and be back here next winter....More

Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

We’ve stayed in Uvita many times, but have never stayed in a place so well cared for and so comfortable! Michele is a host that knows how to please! She’s willing to share her love of Costa Rica with you. But she also respects your...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank elained707
casauvitacostarica, VR Owner at Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

It was a pleasure to meet all of you! Casa Uvita is a great house for three different couples to share because you can gather as a group or hide from one another on one of the five patios and decks. Your love of the...More

Reviewed January 24, 2018

This rental was a wonderful experience for our visit to Uvita. I was admittedly a little nervous about staying in a rental that is completely off the grid. It's easy to get spoiled by on demand air conditioning, high speed internet, and all the other...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Kyle H
casauvitacostarica, VR Owner at Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

It was fun to ring in the New Year with your family. I hope that your dream comes true of someday slowing down and having a little hut on top of the mountain. There are no Amazon deliveries, but you'll wake up to howlers and...More

Reviewed December 30, 2017

We were an family of 9 (7 adults and 2 children) on a Christmas vacation which we all thoroughly enjoyed. Wonderfully designed home in an exquisite setting. The location allows you to take advantage of both beach and jungle environments. The jungle setting offers toucans,...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Max B
casauvitacostarica, VR Owner at Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

I enjoyed meeting each of you and learning about your interesting life stories! I was especially happy that a sloth showed up in the nick of time for your granddaughter to see and photograph. Yeah! My best to all of you in this new year.

Reviewed July 20, 2017

Whether you just want to enjoy a relaxing stay and tan on the beach or patio, or venture into the forest and skinny dip in waterfalls, Casa Uvita provides it all. Michele and the staff or very friendly and helpful. Best place to stay in...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Michael G
casauvitacostarica, VR Owner at Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2017

Oh my! That's quite a compliment! Congratulations to you two, and thanks for choosing Casa Uvita to spend your honeymoon!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Deck
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Porch
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Yard
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stove
Terrace
Towels Provided
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighborhood
Casa Uvita is located in Uvita, Puntarenas, Costa Rica (20 min. south of Dominical). It sits on the edge of primary rainforest, only 10 minutes from Playa Uvita, which is part of the Marino Ballena National Park. Uvita is located 20 min. south of Dominical, on the Southern Pacific Highway (Costanera Sur). Casa Uvita is 2 km. east of Cabinas Gato, on the road to La Union.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home

  • Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home is able to accommodate up to 8 guests. See all property details.

  • Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home has 4 bathrooms available. See all property details.

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  • Stays at Casa Uvita: Rainforest & Ocean Views, Eco-Home must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.