CASA PERICOS-4BR, 2.5 ACRES, DSL WI-FI, A/C OVERLOOKING BAY IN PLAYA CARRILLO

David Foster

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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CASA PERICOS-4BR, 2.5 ACRES, DSL WI-FI, A/C OVERLOOKING BAY IN PLAYA CARRILLO

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Playa Carrillo House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, sleeps 10 maximum

Imagine this...you are sitting in the jungle, the trees are huge, towering above you, the forest is alive with the chatter of birds and insects, big blue butterflies glide lazily around you. The air is damp and smells like the earth after a good rain. You are connected to the nature around you, at peace...tranquil!

This is how you will feel when you stay at Casa Pericos (House of Parrots). A wonderful tropical two story A-frame home nestled among the mango, papaya and coconut palms on a hillside overlooking Carrillo Bay. Sitting on the covered front deck surrounded by 2.5 acres of tropical splendor, you are alone with the birds, butterflies, iguanas and howler monkeys!

Although Casa Pericos is very private and secluded, it is a mere 5 minute walk downhill to Carrillo Beach. This is one spectacular white sand beach lined with coconut palms and warm, gentle surf and untouched by any buildings whatsoever, acclaimed by the guidebooks to be the most beautiful beach in Costa Rica.

Your Own Beach Paradise - Playa Carrillo: You are one with nature. Although Casa Pericos is very private, it is a mere 5 minute walk to Carrillo Beach. This is one spectacular white sand beach lined with coconut palms and warm, gentle surf and untouched by any buildings whatsoever. The guidebooks say it is one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica. The 3 kilometer long crescent beach is protected by a coral reef which keeps the waves small and is a great beach for families with children. It is a popular beach for surfing, boogie boarding, kayaking, sunbathing, swimming and relaxing. It is also the place to be when the sun sets over Carrillo Bay and the Pacific Ocean. A brilliant, magical experience!

Become One with Nature's Tropical Creatures: From the large covered deck and patio overlooking the beach, you can observe flocks of parrots (yellow naped amazons and smaller orange fronted parakeets), motmots, trogons, kiskadees and an array of different birds flying by at any given moment. In the mangroves below the crescendo of birds, frogs, crickets and other creatures is quite melodious. At night you can sit and watch the bats zipping around your head, devouring the unsuspecting insects, see the geckos scampering after moths and chirping loudly for mates, and in the distance watch the blinking lights of the fire flies. The longer you sit the louder everything becomes!

Food, Shopping, Local Activities: Hungry? A 10 minute walk up the hill and you're in the center of town. A quaint little fishing village which hosts several good restaurants and three little grocery/liquor stores plus a mini-golf. For something a little more happening take a 10 minute local bus or cab ride into Samara where you will find several waterfront restaurants, water sport rentals, three internet cafes, a bank with ATM, tourist shops, two surf schools, and massage and language schools.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
David Foster (Owner)
Advertiser since 2006
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Speaks english, spanish

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

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Casa Pericos-4BR, 2.5 Acres, DSL Wi-fi, A/C overlooking Bay in Playa Carrillo
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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Casa Pericos-4BR, 2.5 Acres, DSL Wi-fi, A/C overlooking Bay in Playa Carrillo
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Playa Carrillo Guanacaste
5

A tropical dream vacation!

  • 5 of 5
We had the most enjoyable vacation of our lives at Casa Pericos! We found it very relaxing to sit in the swinging chairs on the deck and look out over the fantastic mangrove and views of the sunsets over the ocean. Cooking fresh fish we caught on our deep sea fishing trip with Captain Rick and the fresh lobsters we bought from the local fishermen was so much fun in the well equipped and spacious kitchen. We enjoyed the pleasant short walk to enjoy the beach and visit the charming villages where there were so many wonderful restaurants and plenty of local shopping. The howler monkeys entertained us with their funny screams and playful antics. We can't wait to come back to Casa Pericos. The best vacation ever!
  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Casa Pericos-4BR, 2.5 Acres, DSL Wi-fi, A/C overlooking Bay in Playa Carrillo
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Playa Carrillo Guanacaste
Washington, DC
5

Paradise!

  • 5 of 5
Casa Pericos is the perfect rental property in Playa Carillo, Costa Rica. We enjoyed stunning views of the beach, tropical foliage, and wildlife (including monkeys). The house is very spacious and filled with modern amenities. The beach is just a short walk away. The porch has a wonderful ocean view and is a great place to relax in the hammocks or eat a meal al fresco. We will definitely be returning to Casa Pericos! It is the epitome of PURA VIDA!
  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Casa Pericos-4BR, 2.5 Acres, DSL Wi-fi, A/C overlooking Bay in Playa Carrillo
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p277247
+1 -505 695-0069
Playa Carrillo Guanacaste
Washington, DC
5

Paradise

  • 5 of 5
Casa Pericos is the perfect rental property in Playa Carillo, Costa Rica. We enjoyed stunning views of the beach, tropical foliage, and wildlife (including monkeys). The house is very spacious and filled with modern amenities. The beach is just a short walk away. The porch has a wonderful ocean view and is a great place to relax in the hammocks or eat a meal al fresco. We will definitely be returning to Casa Pericos! It is the epitome of PURA VIDA!
  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Casa Pericos-4BR, 2.5 Acres, DSL Wi-fi, A/C overlooking Bay in Playa Carrillo
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p277247
+1 -505 695-0069
Playa Carrillo Guanacaste
Washington, DC
5

Paradise!

  • 5 of 5
Casa Pericos is the perfect rental property in Playa Carillo, Costa Rica. We enjoyed stunning views of the beach, tropical foliage, and wildlife (including monkeys). The house is very spacious and filled with modern amenities. The beach is just a short walk away. The porch has a wonderful ocean view and is a great place to relax in the hammocks or eat a meal al fresco. We will definitely be returning to Casa Pericos! It is the epitome of PURA VIDA!
  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Casa Pericos-4BR, 2.5 Acres, DSL Wi-fi, A/C overlooking Bay in Playa Carrillo
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p277247
+1 -505 695-0069
Playa Carrillo Guanacaste
Houston, TX
5

Fanfreakingtastic!

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I stayed here with my brother and sister-in-law and could not have found anything better. It was EXACTLY what we were looking for. We are not the all inclusive types and like to cook and be independent of the hotel/resort crowds and this house was perfect. The view of the beach and ocean from the deck while sitting on the hammocks, watching the monkeys in the nearby trees and watching an occasional airplane land at the nearby airport.......great views! The house was very neat and kept and we always felt safe at night. If staying here, we highly recommend paying the house keeper to cook for you! The dinner we had her cook for us one night was the best meal of the trip and truly made us feel like a local.

We would recommend, however, that no more than 3 couples (6 people) stay together at a time. There are 4 bedrooms, but we felt that there would have been enough room only for one other couple without feeling like we were all on top of eachother.

If you are looking for a relaxing, away-from-the-crowd vacation, this needs to be at the top of your list (you will need a rental car). We plan on coming back many times in the future.
  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Liberia International
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Hotel Guanamar
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
El Colibri Argentinian open-air restaurant
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Playa Carrillo
Car: recommended

Costa Rica is so diverse, there is so much to do! A 10 minute walk down the hill from Casa Pericos and you can be on the beautiful 3 kilometer long sugar sand Carrillo beach, enjoying world class sport and game fishing from the Carrillo harbor or riding horses on some of the world's most spectacular scenery and waterfalls, kayaking, surfing, boogie-boarding, mountain biking, zip-lining and more. If your time allows, we recommend you also visit the Monteverde cloud forest or the active Arenal Volcano and hot springs, two of Costa Rica's most popular tourist spots.

Skynet Tours at The Samara Beach Travel Center books local tours, offers airport pickups, provides an Internet cafe can help you rent cars, bicycles, scooters and ATVs or book various excursions locally and throughout Costa Rica.

Other Activities: Kayaking, dolphin/whale/turtle viewing, game and sport fishing, standup paddleboarding,surfing, snorkeling, river rafting, ziplines and many beach sports

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $1,050 Per week

Playa Carrillo House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Green Season
May 3 2014 - Nov 14 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,050
 
 
Holiday Season
Nov 15 2014 - Jan 2 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 
 
High Season
Jan 3 2015 - May 1 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
 
 
Green Season
May 2 2015 - Nov 13 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,050
 
 
Holiday Season
Nov 14 2015 - Jan 1 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning $0
Notes Local property manager Exclusive Escapes Costa Rica in the adjacent Playa Samara beach town will assist you upon your arrival with keys, collect your refundable $250 security deposit and assist you with any needs during your stay. They will contact you after your deposit is received to provide you with their rental agreement and to agree upon your arrival logistics into the Samara/Carrillo area.
Rates are for 10 guests maximum. 50% deposit is required to hold the reservation with the balance due 6 weeks before the rental start date. Send checks to owner who will provide US address when reservation dates and amount are agreed. All payments in US dollars only. Owner will send email confirmation when deposit and final payments are received. No refunds within 6 weeks of rental start date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Playa Carrillo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Half Bathroom -
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Our outside shower lets you wash off all the sand when you return from the beach which is only 800 feet down the hillside from our home.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • Four bedrooms - master bedroom suite has a king, second downstairs bedroom has a double plus a twin and two upstairs bedrooms have two or three twins each. All bedrooms have spectacular ocean or jungle views, air conditioning with remote controls and are fully furnished with linens and towels. Two full bathrooms with showers and hot water are located downstairs and the upstairs bedroom facing the jungle has its own half bath. All bedrooms also have variable speed floor and ceiling fans as do the living room, kitchen, and covered outdoor deck patio areas.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Gourmet kitchen with state of the art stainless steel appliances and dishwasher in case you want to cook, and what would a tropical vacation be without a blender for those fruit smoothies or specialty tropical drinks, a coffee maker for the fine Costa Rican coffee, a toast/bagel cooker, a microwave for the sunset popcorn and a full complement of basic kitchen utensils, pots and pans and cooking supplies. An outdoor propane BBQ grill and a digital guest security safe are also provided. Outdoor hammocks, overhead fans and swinging chairs make your relaxation on the covered outdoor deck overlooking the Pacific ocean and the spectacular sunsets all the more enjoyable. Wireless broadband DSL Internet, Satellite TV, board games and DVD/CD's for when you get tired of listening to the crescendo of bugs and native critters plus a modern washer and dryer for when you want to wear something other than a swimsuit also are also provided.
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