Casa Thu is a beautiful new home located in Pacific Heights, where the ocean, mountain and valley views are absolutely some of the prettiest in Costa Rica. Some people say they are some of the prettiest in the world! The mountains around are filled with all types of wildlife including birds, parrots, iguanas, deer, racoon family animals and lots of monkeys.
The community of Potrero is located at the bottom of the mountain, just a short 5 minute drive down. There are several restaurants, grocery stores and beaches in Potrero. One of the best off the road beaches, Playa Penca, is a beautiful secluded beach with views of the Catalina Islands. Flamingo is a 10 minute drive, where you can find more restaurants, bars, casinos and the white sand Flamingo beach. The CPI spanish school is also located in Flamingo.
The owners of Casa Thu has furnished the home beautiful with tropical style in mind. The home is fully furnished with all the amenities of home.
Area Activities: Some of the favorite local activities include: horseback riding, diving, snorkeling, sailboating, catamaran trips, sport fishing, canopy tours, eco tours, atv tours, surfing, beachcombing, and just laying by the pool.
Restaurants: Restaurants within the area from Potrero to Flamingo to Brasilito include:
Happy Snapper, Marie's, Mar y sol, Belgium restaurant, El Castillo, Maxwells, Il Forno, Gringo Jack's, Marco Polo, Las Brisas, Sugar Beach, Sol y Mar and several others. Most restaurants have bars and Mar y Sol is know for its upstairs tapas bar with beautiful ocean views.
Beaches: Local beaches include: Flamingo Beach, Conchal Beach, Playa Potrero, Playa Penca, Playa Prieta, and Sugar Beach. Each beach has its own unique feature and worth a visit!