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Beach Front Almost! 2 Minutes to Surf & Beach,Beautiful family compound.

Beach Front Almost! 2 Minutes to Surf & Beach,Beautiful family compound.

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Nov 17, 2014
House, 3 Bedrooms , 2 Baths (Sleeps 10)

This is a beautiful,large, secluded,safe, family compound/home is located on a private cul du sac in the jungle very, very near the beach. A two minute walk down a quiet rd to the white sand beach of Playa Guiones, with a secluded surf brake (most of the time i surf with my kids or with DR Steve) The home is Surrounded by 1200 meters of lush gardens.

Wildlife galore: monkeys, pezotes, armadillos, raccoons, various types of birds, lots butterflys, iguanas, porcupines, lizards, geckos, frogs, and even a stray turtle or two! You can walk to the the excellent consistent surf and beautiful white sand beaches of Playa Guiones/Nosara.(Did i say that already L.O.L)

This property includes a 2nd level master suite,and lower bunk room with 2 bunk beds, 4 beds in all (great for the kids) screened in or pull the bid doors shut,Very Large swimming pool, and a unique 'Rancho style kitchen' next to the pool. The large private master suite with master bath is detached from kitchen area. Suite includes California King bed, and a full sized bed if needed for small children. Ceiling fans, A/C,and High speed wireless internet.(works all the way too the Rancho) Sleeps 4 comfortably.

Rancho located next to the swimming pool. This is the heart of our home. All the action happens here.... family style dining on large handmade picnic table (pechote) that seats 10, large full sized kitchen with all amenities for cooking gourmet meals or baking! Great for entertaining. Large living area with couch, chair and ottoman. The hammock is my husband's favorite resting place amongst the action. Above the kitchen is the second bedroom/sleeping quarters. Sleeps 5 (2 full sized beds, one single if needed). The roof is the highlight of this structure... lined with cedar and topped with palm.

The swimming pool is a built in babysitter that keeps our 5 kids busy all day, if they aren't on the beach surfing, snorkeling, shelling or just taking our dogs for a walk. The pool is large enough for lap swimming and deep enough for diving. My wife's favorite... lying in a tube sunbathing and reading. Two outside showers for rinsing upon returning from your surf sessions. One cold, one hot! Parking is available inside the property gates under a carport or in driveway.

Property is maintained by our loyal gardener, Rudolfo. Additional cleaning and babysitting is available by our long term nanny and housekeeper, Jackie, for an additional $250/week (8-5pm mon-fri) and boy is she an incredible cook!

Playa Guiones is a unique community that offers a variety of activities for everyone. The Nosara Yoga Institute is walking distance from the property, offering daily yoga classes as well as Teacher Training courses. The town of Nosara is 4 km from the beach with our own town doctor, Kattia Porras MD as well as 3 super markets, fish market and vegetable store. Playa Ostinol is a 20 minute drive away to experience the hatching or nesting of sea turtles on a reserve. Deep sea fishing is only 15 minutes south of Playa Guiones at Garza.

The entire area is very kid friendly and appealing to visitors of all ages. Great restaurants include: la Dulce Vida (Italian), Marlin Bills (steak/fish), Cafe Paris (typical food/pizza/pastries), Robin's Ice Cream/Espresso Bar, Fooney's Mexican Food, Casa Romantica (swiss) and many more!

Daily commuter flights from San Jose offered on Sansa & Nature Air. Only 2 hours south of Liberia International Airport.

Keywords: Beach House

More Details
  • Sleeps 12
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

My name is Steve Radl, and I am married to Danielle Radl, my college sweetheart. We have a large family, ranging from 23 years old to 10 years old, all the kids surf, and we decided that we wanted a beautiful vacation spot for our family to enjoy. We traveled around Costa Rica until we came to Nosara and after one night we knew this was it. We purchased our property and built our oasis.

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business
Beach Front Almost! 2 Minutes to Surf & Beach,Beautiful family compound.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p127021vb
-(310) 999-2101 (California, USA)
Playa Guiones Guanacaste
5

Perfect Home in Nosara

  • 5 of 5
This was the perfect rental for a surf vacation. Close to lots of other activities such as fishing, snorkeling, and ziplining. The owner of this house shared lots of local knowledge before our arrival and made our visit very comfortable. Jackie the housekeeper, was awesome! She is a great cook and helped us to really enjoy the experience because of her local knowledge. The house was always clean and really comfortable. This is a GREAT place to stay!
  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Beach Front Almost! 2 Minutes to Surf & Beach,Beautiful family compound.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p127021vb
-(310) 999-2101 (California, USA)
Playa Guiones Guanacaste
Puyallup
5

Perfecto

  • 5 of 5
My family and my SIL's family met up in Nosara for a 17 day holiday over Christmas break in 2012. This house was perfect for accommodating our two families. Our 4 year old twins learned how to swim that vacation- they were in the pool daily before they even had breakfast. Jackie was amazing- it really made us feel like we were on vacation, she cooked, cleaned and did our laundry! She is a great cook! We rented ATVs and took a day trip down to another town where we watched a rodeo and had dinner on the beach. We surfed, took Spanish classes, built sandcastles, did yoga, lounged by the pool and had bonfires at the beach. We had Christmas Eve dinner at Rudolfo's (the gardner) house with his family. We were entertained by the howler monkeys passing through the trees while we floated in the pool. The property is SO close to the beach, it was so convenient. This was a vacation of a lifetime~ we highly recommend this house and Nosara if you are looking for good, quality, tranquil family time.
  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Beach Front Almost! 2 Minutes to Surf & Beach,Beautiful family compound.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p127021vb
-(310) 999-2101 (California, USA)
Playa Guiones Guanacaste
5

Sweet spot!

  • 5 of 5
We had a great time at this house! We were two families of 4 and the kids (ages 6 through 9) loved the huge pool. The parents had a blast, too, in the outside living room and kitchen -- it's the BEST spot for sipping a cocktail and talking about the day. It's one of the closest houses to the beach and every afternoon we walked down for the best sunsets we've ever seen. Playa Guiones is a magical place and the beach is perfect for surfing and running around. All the kids learned to surf without lessons. We saw monkeys, iguanas and tons of birds we've never seen before. We felt very safe and the air conditioning was great for sleeping at night.

Can't wait to get back.
  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Beach Front Almost! 2 Minutes to Surf & Beach,Beautiful family compound.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p127021vb
-(310) 999-2101 (California, USA)
Playa Guiones Guanacaste
Hermosa beach, CA
5

Holiday get away..

  • 5 of 5
My family had the best vacation! This is the second trip to Nosara and our 3rd time to Costa Rica. The simple jungle life is exactly what we were looking for and staying here exceeded our expectations. The grounds, closeness to the beach, peaceful setting and of course Jackie, the cook/cleaner make this property exceptional. We will definitely be back!
  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Beach Front Almost! 2 Minutes to Surf & Beach,Beautiful family compound.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p127021vb
-(310) 999-2101 (California, USA)
Playa Guiones Guanacaste
Manhattan Beach, CA, USA
5

Most WONDERFUL vacation in the most AMAZING house!!

  • 5 of 5
This place is the most beautiful getaway when you're looking to find a great and amazing family vacation spot! I had a blast the entire time I was there and can't wait for our next trip back!! Close and convenient location to get to the beach and the surf. Also a wonderful location with a great pool that everyone loved to hang out at! We had simply the most wonderful vacation and I can't recommend anywhere with a better atmosphere and fun vibes!!!
  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
Beach Front Almost! 2 Minutes to Surf & Beach,Beautiful family compound.
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p127021vb
-(310) 999-2101 (California, USA)
Playa Guiones Guanacaste
Palos Verdes Estates, Ca
5

Best Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5
Our family stayed at this Nosara Gem! One of the best family vacations ever. Our boys were 9 and 6. We swam, house is close to the ocean. We all loved surfing, swimming , yoga and relaxing! We were sad when we had to leave.
  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Location

From the Owner

After growing up in the South Bay and Hawaii, My wife and myself wanted something that reminded us of our growing up years:) and Nosara seemed like the perfect paradise. It had all the tropical beauty of Hawaii and the infrastructure of the South Bay.

Activity and Interests

Nosara Yoga Insitute-daily community classes, Zip-lining, volcano tours, waterfall tours, turtle reserve (nesting and hatching)There are 3 surf schools in town and private lessons as well..

Availability

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Rental rates

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Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

Amenities

From the Owner

One of our favorite things is the down time. The kids all have busy lives between a full academic schedule as well as the club sports that they play. The family gets to relax, reconnect, and just enjoy life.

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Onsite Services

  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...

Attractions

  • health/beauty spa
  • nude beach
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • 2

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (1), Bunk Beds (2)

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Unique outdoor kitchen located next to pool. Rancho style structure, open air 3rd bed room. 2 outside showers.
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