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Caribbean Paradise - Steps to Beach, Exotic Gardens, Wildlife in Cahuita

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vacation rental description

This home is a nature lovers paradise! It is nestled in a beautiful garden full of flowers and fruit trees AND is only 200 yards from the warm waters of the Caribbean. The yard is so full of wildlife that you will see more animals, birds, and reptiles than you will in the Cahuita National Park. On almost any given day, you will see or hear toucans, iguanas, exotic butterflies, sloths, parrots, howler monkeys, agoutis, or tropical frogs. This home is very unique in Cahuita. No other home in our town will allow you such a personal relationship with nature. We are fortunate that a wild sloth that has chosen to live in our Almendra tree only 5 meters from the house!.

This home provides you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the real Costa Rica without sacrificing any modern conveniences. You will have a full sized kitchen with quality brand name appliances, wifi internet, a safe for your laptop and other valuables, an on demand tankless hot water, and an American purification system for drinking water.

If you choose to leave this Garden of Eden, within a 5 minute walk from the house you can – take a surf lesson, go horseback riding, snorkel, savor the delicious local cuisine of the Paradise Restaurant or enjoy the calming vibes at Reggae Bar.

Downtown Cahuita is a mere 15 minute walk away – just far enough to ensure your tranquility yet not so far that you will need a car. There you will find a mix of wonderful restaurants, shops, bars and tour agencies to cater to your individual needs.

And don’t forget the Cahuita National Park. There you can play on the beach, kayak or simply admire the acrobatic skills of monkeys as you walk through the jungle.

If comparing listings, may I suggest a few questions you ask the owners prior to making a decision:

1) Will I have to cross a highway from your home to reach the beach?

2) From your home, is the nearest access to the ocean made of sand or huge old coral formations?

3) Do you have a purification system for drinking water? Don't lose precious vacation time due to stomach illness.

4) Can I flush toilet paper down the toilet or will I have place it in a waste bin next to the toilet?

Keywords: Estate, Bungalow, Cabina

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Last modified on 04-17-2014 at 1:08 AM.

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house rental amenities

  • Property Type
    • house
  • Meals
    • guests provide their own meals
  • Location Type
    • near the ocean
  • Theme
    • family
    • away from it all
  • General
    • ceiling fans
    • filtered water
    • paper towels
    • toilet paper
    • internet
    • towels provided
    • safe
    • sofa bed
    • parking off street
    • linens provided
    • wireless internet
    • clothes dryer
      • Possible- please ask for details
    • washing machine
      • Possible- please ask for details
    • telephone
      • Possible- please contact for details
    • broadband access
  • Kitchen
    • dishwasher
    • oven
    • microwave
    • 4 ring stove
    • coffee maker
    • toaster
    • blender
    • coffee grinder
    • pantry items
    • stove
    • kitchen
    • cooking utensils
    • refrigerator
  • Dining
    • dining area
  • Bathrooms
    • 1 bathroom
    • bathroom 1:
  • Bedrooms
    • 2 bedrooms, sleeps 5, beds for 5
    • bedroom 1:
    • bedroom 2:
    • convertible bed(s):
      • Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1)
  • Entertainment
    • stereo
    • cd player
    • television
  • Outside
    • wood deck
    • unscreened porch / veranda
    • lawn / garden
    • balcony
    • deck / patio
  • Suitability
    • non smoking only
    • pets not allowed
    • minimum age limit for renters
      • Minimum age 12 years old
    • wheelchair inaccessible

activities and attractions in Cahuita Costa Rica

  • Attractions
    • bay/sound
    • botanical garden
    • churches
    • museums
    • playground
    • rain forests
    • reefs
    • waterfalls
    • restaurants
    • zoo
  • Leisure Activities
    • beachcombing
    • bird watching
    • eco tourism
    • boating
    • shopping
    • shelling
    • sight seeing
    • wildlife viewing
    • horseback riding
  • Sports & Adventure Activities
    • snorkeling
    • sound/bay fishing
    • cycling
    • hiking
    • snorkeling/diving
    • fishing
    • swimming
    • mountain biking
    • kayaking
    • surfing

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vacation rental rates


Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
Base Rate
$120
$115
Fri,Sat,Sun
$595
$1,950
3 nights
 
 
Easter Holiday
Apr 11 - Apr 27
$140
$200
Fri,Sat,Sun
$735
5 nights
 
 
November Special!!!!
Nov 1 - Nov 30
$80
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $600

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

traveler reviews for this cahuita house rental

A peaceful paradise

Review submitted: February 21, 2014   Date of arrival: December 19, 2013

My wife and I stayed at Troy's to escape the cold of Canada. It was perfect. We were looking for a place to relax near the beach, with lots of wild life but not too far from town. Troy is a very gracious host- meeting us at the house to explain what to do, where to go and basically just familiarize us with the area. We felt right at home instantly. The house is very well-maintained and provided us with every comfort we could have hoped for. The internet is super fast, filtered water and little things like a coffee grinder were all really appreciated. Cahuita is a very sweet little beach community. The kind of place where everyone says hello. We enjoyed our stay and will definitely be back. Thanks again Troy!

Recommended for: adventure seekers, age 55+, girls getaway, sight seeing, tourists without a car, romantic getaway

Helpful votes: 0 / 0

 

Great place to stay

Review submitted: August 4, 2013   Date of arrival: July 24, 2013

Stayed with my wife and our 14-year old son for 8 days. We loved sitting out on the deck with a beer and watching the wildlife in the garden and the town is easy walking distance. We walked to town at least once a day. The accommodation was perfect for us, Troy provided lots of useful information for us to arrange tours, showed us wildlife in the garden, recommended where to eat, etc. In the garden, we saw many types of birds including hummingbirds, toucans, antbirds and vultures, agouti, many frogs includng poison arrow frogs (the only place in Costa Rica we saw them wild) and, of course Bruno the sloth. We went to the beach and the national park (Cahuita national Park is very nice and a great place to see wildlife, particularly monkeys and sloths, more easily than in some other places in Costa Rica (we didn't need a guide). We saw 2 types of monkey (many sightings), sloths, iguanas, frogs, land crabs, snakes and many bird species. We also saw sloths in town. We took a trip to Bocas del Toro, Panama with Willies tours in Cahuita during our stay that was also very interesting and different (we snorkelled, dived and saw the red frogs at red frog beach). Overall, a great place to stay in Cahuita and Troy is very helpful and accommodating.

Recommended for: adventure seekers, age 55+, families with young children, families with teenagers, sight seeing, tourists without a car, romantic getaway

Helpful votes: 0 / 0

 

Excellent Get Away

Review submitted: July 10, 2013   Date of arrival: July 1, 2013

My wife and I spent our honeymoon week in Cahuita at Troy's home. Needless to say, this was an incredible experience. The community is so welcoming first evidenced by Troy. We enjoyed the 2 minute walk to the immediate bech, the 10 minute walk to town and Cahuita National Park Beach, the 20 minute drive to Puerto Viejo. We were fortunate enough to meet Bruno the sloth, be woken by howler monkeys and ride horses on the beach and jungle and the horse stable 1 minute away from the house. The Caribbean side is truly full of welcoming and wonderful people. Do yourself a favor and go to Costa Rica, go to Cahuita and go stay Troy's home in paradise.

Recommended for: adventure seekers, families with teenagers, sight seeing, tourists without a car, romantic getaway

Helpful votes: 2 / 4

 

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Cahuita vacation rental

This vacation rental has been listed since 10/26/2010.