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Jeffrey Grayson, Beachfront

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
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BREATHTAKING VIEWS OF PAPAGAYO ABOUND!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

Overview

Playa Hermosa House Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

From the stunning pool and whirlpool, you can look upon breathtaking sites of the Bay of Papagayo. The views will be memories you and friends and family will talk about for a lifetime.

This magnificent, well appointed, 4 bedroom-4.5 bathroom house in the gated community of Hermosa Heights, sleeps 10. Beautiful Hermosa Beach is spread out before you, which offers snorkeling, fishing, kayaking and surfing tours that leave right from the beach.

Local adventure activities for the whole family, including zip-line canopy tours above the tropical forest, estuary excursions, horseback riding, volcanoes, hot springs and waterfalls are all within an hour's drive.

Grill pool–side, request a chief to cook in your kitchen, or eat out at one of the many excellent restaurants in town or on the beach. Make Casa Ilan Ilan your next destination for a wonderful, relaxing vacation experience.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Jeffrey Grayson, Beachfront (Property Manager)
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Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 6 traveler reviews

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Breathtaking Views Of Papagayo Abound!
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Playa Hermosa Guanacaste
5

Gorgeous house, great location

  • 5 of 5
We stayed in Casa Ilan Ilan for spring break this year - 4 adults, my 28 year old niece and our two girls, ages 11 and 13. The house was beautiful. Spacious bedrooms, large, very well-appointed bathrooms for every bedroom, well-stocked kitchen and abundant outdoor space. The pool was awesome. I think my 11 year old spent more time in the pool than in her bed that week, but we were all in the pool every day. Note: the jacuzzi is not heated, but you don't need it to be. The views are stunning, even in the dry season. We checked out a bunch of houses in our neighborhood - ours had the largest outdoor area and the best pool, by far!

This house is also perfectly located. Playa Hermosa is a sleepy little town, but very close to Playa Coco with its more lively (and touristy) action. We all agreed that we'd much rather be in Hermosa as a home base. The house is located within walking distance of the beach, but it is a VERY steep hill on the way up. For touring we used Mainor Lama at Tours Your Way. He was awesome!

We highly recommend Casa Ilan Ilan and plan to go back.
  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
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Playa Hermosa Guanacaste
5

AMAZING pool and view!

  • 5 of 5
Casa Ilan Ilan is a beautiful home located in Hermosa Heights. It is in a nice gated neighborhood with a security guard on duty. You can't beat the view! It was so amazing to wake up to the awesome pool and beautiful ocean! The house was very clean and well stocked with plenty of towels and kitchen appliances and utensils. The staff was very friendly.

I definitely recommend having Rocio cook dinner for you! Her food was the BEST we had while staying in Costa Rica! You can see her on TripAdvisor and Facebook (Rocio's Kitchen). Ginger's in Playa Hermosa is also a great place to eat. It's kind of pricey, but very good.

Ziplining is a must! The Congo Trail had excellent tour guides and were very knowledgeable and friendly. We had kids from 6-11 years old in our group. They were nervous to try it, but after they completed the first zipline they were hooked and wanted to do all 9 lines!

Make sure you see Playa Conchal! The water is more blue than the other beaches and there isn't any sand...it's just seashells! It's very unique!

I would recommend renting a 4wd. The roads are steep and fun to drive!

Hope you enjoy your stay as much as we did! Pura Vida!
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
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Playa Hermosa Guanacaste
Bloomfield Hills, MI
5

This property is AMAZING!

  • 5 of 5
All the amenities you’d expect from a 5-star resort in your own private paradise.

We recently vacationed here as part of a group of 8 friends. Our stay far exceeded our expectations and we absolutely plan to visit again.

This beautiful home’s centerpiece is its large infinity pool with an expansive view of the ocean. The pool features a wading area and several built-in stools where we sat, talked and laughed in the water. The Jacuzzi is raised slightly above the swimming level and is equipped with lighted glass blocks and a waterfall that spills into the pool.

Inside, our group enjoyed gathering and chatting around the more than ample-sized kitchen island. An added feature on the main level is a beautiful master bedroom with a door-wall that opens to the pool deck.

Upstairs are more bedrooms - another lovely master bedroom along with two equally pretty guest bedrooms. As the pictures suggest, the master bath facilities are impressive and the guest baths include spacious glass showers. We were all extremely comfortable with plenty of space in our rooms and individually controlled air conditioners.

The home is centrally located only a minute or two from the pristine Pacific Ocean at Playa Hermosa, a 10-minute drive to Coco Beach and many, many fine restaurants everywhere.

All-in-all, this property is a definite winner!
  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
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Playa Hermosa Guanacaste
Ontario
5

A Paradise that was hard to leave!

  • 5 of 5
Our friends who have a house nearby recommended Ilan Ilan to us. It was the most fabulous place I could imagine for a family holiday. Our two adult children and their friends shared with us. We would all go back in a heartbeat. The views over the Bay of Papagayo are just as shown, only more so - magnificent! Needless to say, we spent lots of time in the gorgeous pool. The house is new, extremely clean and well- equipped, we had everything we needed. We cooked and ate many meals outside on the beautiful shaded patio area....with "the view" always in front of us. So relaxing! There are lots of good restaurants and things to do in the area. We explored deserted beaches, went diving, snorkelling, fishing (caught way more than we could ever eat!), zip-lining and mud pools etc. at Borinquen in the mountains, river cruise and to crown it all, we joined Ticos at their fun rodeo/fiesta in Liberia. We saw lots of wildlife, and even had regular visits from Beachfront's tame (abandoned at birth) Howler Monkey, Mona Lisa. I'm sure that most visitors to CR do not get to experience a Howler Monkey grinning at them and climbing all over them as we did - sweet!
Guss and Tim at Beachfront were great - very helpful even when we kept locking ourselves out of the safes!
Hint - hire a four-wheel drive if you want to explore - once you leave the main roads, you will find the roads very rough.
We were sad to leave but will be back, as will our kids. This house helped to make our holiday truly exceptional and I have already been telling out friends about it. Quite expensive - but when you can share with others it works out pretty cost-effective we think for such easy-going luxury.
  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2011
  • Stayed: Feb 2011
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Playa Hermosa Guanacaste
West Bloomfield, Michigan
5

A week in paradise

  • 5 of 5
Just spent a fabulous week at Casa Ilan Ilan. This was our third trip to Costa Rica, and we rate it the best. The home was fabulously furnished with the latest appliances and all the bells and whistles. The 4 bedrooms each had their own bathroom and opened to the length of the house balcony. The outside area is awesome. Facing the ocean half way up the mountainside, there is a large covered seating area next to the ample sized infinity pool with a grassy area to sit at and enjoy the sunset. Eating, groceries, restaurants and beach are just down the hillside and makes for an enjoyable and adventurous daily walk. We hope to return back to the same spot for years to come.
  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
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Playa Hermosa Guanacaste
Bloomfield HIlls, Michigan, USA
5

This Home has a Great Front Yard

  • 5 of 5
For our fourth trip to Costa Rica, we decided to stay at this new home in Playa Hermosa. We were very pleased with the experience!

In order to have a view of the beach and ocean, the homes in this area are typically built on the side of a mountain. As a result, there may be little or no living area in front of the house, and the "pool" is often not much wider than a bathtub. This home is exceptional in that it has a large patio and large pool, due to its square-shaped lot. The location of the lot, on the end of a switchback, also means there are neighbors on just one side, and an exceptionally expansive view of the ocean.

With the over-sized patio and swimming pool area, our group of eight (four couples) was uncrowded and quite comfortable when relaxing outside. If you plan to sit around and "do nothing" for part of your stay, it may be important to consider the size of a home's outdoor facilities more than than the size of the rooms.

Inside, the four bedrooms are generously proportioned and each has its own bathroom. The nicely appointed bathrooms and quality furnishings are comparable to top-of-the-line resorts--better than we expected for a private home.

The home was completed within the last year, so everything was clean and in good repair. We noticed an absence of bugs and scorpions in this house, which may be due to the home being new, or, more likely, because the doors and windows seem to fit more tightly than other places we've stayed.

Since we cooked most of our meals at the house, the kitchen amenities were important. The appliances were of high quality, and there were plenty of utensils and dishes, even for our group of eight.

Though I wouldn't recommend staying in Playa Hermosa without a car, there are several very good restaurants within walking distance of this house, including one located within the complex. There is also a new Luperon Market a short walk down the main road. The beach is only a short walk as well, (though part of that walk is quite steep--it may be better to drive down the hill and park, then walk to the beach).

Highly recommended.
  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Liberia International ( LIR )
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Papagyo Golf and Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Upper Deck Sports Bar
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Hermosa Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

Playa Hermosa House Rental Rates

Notes

  • •Weekly rates include pool cleaning daily maid service
  • A deposit made 60 days in advance requires a 50% payment at time of booking. Less than 60 days requires full payment. Cancellation more than 60 days prior to lease term may receive a 50% refund of the full payment. Should landlord be able to release vacancy an additional 25% will be returned. If unable to re-rent tenant will lose all of their deposit. If cancellation is within 30 days of lease date no refund will be available however, tenant will receive a voucher, to be used within 18 months of cancellation and reserved 60 days in advance. Tenant will be required to pay difference between new rate and rate they paid at time of this lease.
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Amenities

Amenities

Playa Hermosa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 5 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , With 2 Trudels
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

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