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Best Climate In The World With Magnificent Mountain Views in Atenas

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vacation rental description

Casa Colibri de Atenas is conveniently located 25 minutes from Juan Santamaria Int'l Airport (SJO), 35 minutes from San Jose, 45 minutes from beaches, 1.5hrs from Poas Volcano, 2 hrs from Arenal Volcano and Hot Springs, 2 hrs from Manuel Antonio, and 2.5 hrs from Monteverde Cloud Forest. We are centrally located to nearly all the best sights and activities in Costa Rica.

Our home is nestled on the Pica Flora ridge in Atenas, where we have fabulous weather all year long. Conde Nast and National Geographic have dubbed our town as having the 'best climate in the world'.

Casa Colibri is equipped with all the amenities you'll need to make it your home away from home. WiFi, Cable TV, fully stocked kitchen with all your cooking needs. Bedroom 1 on the first floor has a king size bed, large closet space, en suite shower/toilet, and direct access to the outdoor jacuzzi. Bedroom 2 on the second floor has a queen size bed, large work desk, walk-in closet, luxurious en suite bathroom with double sinks, shower, and jacuzzi and a luxurious balcony overlooking the central valley and our large swimming pool.

Costa Rica has one of the lowest crime rates in Central America (equal to Boston, USA); and Atenas has one of the lowest crime rates in Costa Rica. Still, there is a security gate and a house alarm and friendly neighbors nearby for added security.

We have an excellent management team to provide you with tourist tips as well as handle any problems that might arise. The owners live year round 400 meters away from Casa Colibri.

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Last modified on 07-22-2014 at 12:10 AM.

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house rental amenities

  • Property Type
    • 2 story house
    • floor area 2500 sq. ft.
  • Meals
    • guests provide their own meals
  • Location Type
    • mountain view
    • rural
      • Rural setting BUT paved road. So unlike most properties, NO DUST for breakfast (and in the pool...)
  • Theme
    • romantic
    • family
  • General
    • living room
    • internet
    • telephone
    • linens provided
    • towels provided
    • washing machine
    • clothes dryer
    • parking
    • garage
    • fitness room / equipment
    • iron & board
  • Kitchen
    • oven
    • toaster
    • kitchen
    • refrigerator
    • stove
    • microwave
    • dishes & utensils
    • coffee maker
  • Dining
    • dining area
    • dining
      • There's also a beautiful table on the veranda that is suitable for dining
  • Pool / Spa
    • private pool
    • hot tub
  • Bathrooms
    • 2 bathrooms 1 half Bath
    • half bathroom (1st floor): toilet
    • full bathroom ensuite 2fl bedroom: toilet, shower, jetted tub
    • full bathroom ensuite 1st fl bedroom: toilet, shower, jetted tub
    • poolside shower: outdoor shower
  • Bedrooms
    • 2 bedrooms, sleeps 4, beds for 4
    • 1st fl bedroom w/ ensuite bathroom: 1 king, King can convert to 2 Twins, private entry from outside
    • 2nd fl. bedroom w/ ensuite bathroom: 1 queen, huge balcony
      • Both bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms with shower and jacuzzi.
  • Entertainment
    • television
    • satellite / cable
    • books
    • games
  • Outside
    • outdoor grill
    • deck / patio
    • balcony
    • lawn / garden
  • Suitability
    • non smoking only
    • children welcome
    • wheelchair accessible
      • Only 1st floor bedroom is wheelchair accessible.
    • pets considered
    • long-term renters welcome
  • Onsite Services
    • massage
    • private chef
  • Notes
    • Private Chef, Massage are by prior arrangement and at an additional fee.

activities and attractions in Atenas Costa Rica

  • Attractions
    • arboretum
    • botanical garden
    • churches
    • library
    • playground
    • recreation center
    • zoo
    • restaurants
    • museums
    • health/beauty spa
  • Leisure Activities
    • bird watching
    • eco tourism
    • scenic drives
    • walking
    • shopping
    • sight seeing
    • wildlife viewing
    • horseback riding
  • Sports & Adventure Activities
    • tennis
    • swimming
    • cycling
    • mountain biking
    • hiking
    • basketball court

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vacation rental rates


Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekend Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
Green Season
Apr 15 2014 - Sep 15 2014
$125
$847
$3,595
3 nights
 
 
Rainy Season
Sep 16 2014 - Nov 17 2014
$97
$658
$2,795
3 nights
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2014 - Dec 18 2014
$125
$847
$3,595
5 nights
 
 
High Season '15
Dec 19 2014 - May 18 2015
$150
$1,036
$3,990
5 nights
 
 
Green Season '15
May 19 2015 - Sep 14 2015
$125
$847
$3,300
5 nights
 
 
Rainy Season '15
Sep 15 2015 - Nov 14 2015
$97
$658
$2,795
3 nights
 
 
Standard pricing
$150
$200
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,036
3 nights
 

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traveler reviews for this atenas house rental

Beautiful Property to spend a relaxing vacation

Review submitted: July 24, 2014   Date of arrival: July 9, 2014

This Atenas property is simply stunning as it follows the Bali concept with several sets of sliding doors to merge the house with the outside world and provide amazing views of the mountains from both the ground floor and the balcony on the second floor. The house feels perfectly safe and secluded yet is in a gated community with two other houses. The owners were quick to respond to all our questions as we planned our trip to Costa Rica and would give us their take on things to do and see in the area, as they have resided there for a couple years. Upon arrival (our plane was an hour and half late in landing) we were promptly greeted by Charlie and given a quick tour of the property. He then graciously drove us into town to the supermarket for groceries and assisted us with our purchases of local products. We spent eight lovely nights here alternating day trips to area attractions such as Poas Volcano , Arenal Hanging Bridges, and Manuel Antonio with Walter, a local tour driver,(who himself was a valuable asset) with peaceful days of relaxing and grilling on the beautiful patio, swimming in the crystal clear pool, and hiking along the local road admiring the lush scenery. We were serenaded by a host of beautiful birds including the toucans who sat in the huge backyard tree and watched us swim. The house really has two master suites so is perfect for two couples. The four of us had an peaceful vacation and highly recommend this property to anyone looking for a relaxing getaway. Thanks Charlie and Gloria for sharing this lovely piece of paradise!

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

Helpful votes: 0 / 0

 

Beautiful Home!

Review submitted: June 18, 2014   Date of arrival: May 19, 2014

This house is amazing. We would rent again in a minute. There are no negatives. Charlie, the owner, was quick to respond to our needs. He went out of his way to show us around town. The view from the house is amazing. The pool is really special. We had an excellent meal at La Trocha. We travelled to Sarchi, Jaco and visited the Basilica in Cartago. Do not miss the farmers market on Friday. Atenas is a great town with great weather!

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

Helpful votes: 1 / 2

 

The complete vacation get away

Review submitted: June 17, 2014   Date of arrival: May 28, 2014

We stayed for ten days during the "green" season, it was great to get back to the house mid afternoon and enjoy some downtime while mother nature did her thing to keep everything watered.

Atenas is a great place to use a base as you bounce around different parts of the country, just be prepared to do a fair bit of driving to see everything.

The house is very well equipped and the pictures are accurate, you won't be disappointed upon arrival. We cooked daily as the restaurants in Costa Rica leave a bit to be desired, having a complete kitchen sure came in handy. Decent BBQ too!!

The one thing that really stood out for us was Charlie was always available to answer any questions about Costa Rica and really bent over backwards to help us throughout our stay. Do heed his warning re. swimming in the Pacific, it can be dangerous.

I would highly recommend renting this home, in hindsight we should have stayed longer than the 10 days allotted for our vacation. On behalf of Ashley, Erica, and myself Thank you!!!

Recommended for: adventure seekers, age 55+, families with young children, families with teenagers, sight seeing, romantic getaway

Helpful votes: 1 / 2

 

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Atenas vacation rental

This vacation rental has been listed since 03/28/2013.