Puerto Viejo House Rental Photos and Description
2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps maximum 5 or 6
Our beautiful beach house was recently built in the pure local Caribbean style. The house is situated in a private gated community comprised of 7 lots with 3 houses. It is very quiet and private. We have a direct and private access to the Playa Chiquita beach at 150 meters from the house. Our property is situated on a 5000 sq meters lot of which half is a garden of indigenous flowers, shrubs, matures trees and fruit trees and the other half contains mature trees and fruit trees.
The house has two stories. The lower floor has a wrap around tiled terrace with outdoor shower and sink, the half bathroom, the well equipped kitchen and dining room. There are also two hammocks and garden chairs.
The upper floor has a covered balcony, the two bedrooms with adjoining full bathrooms with views of the garden and the forest.
Playa Chiquita is situated at approx 7 km from Puerto Viejo where you may find all services including, ATM, pharmacies, groceries, restaurants, boutiques, internet etc.
Wildlife: From the comfort of your hammock you may see many different types of birds (especially in the early morning or late afternoon) including the toucan and several types of hummingbirds. The beautiful blue morpho butterfly visits the property several times a day. And if you are lucky and observant you may catch a glimpse of our resident sloth and howler monkeys.
You will be awakened every morning by the local howler monkeys.
Food and restaurants: The mutl-etchnic community of residents between Puerto Viejo and Manzanillo brings to our local gastronomy a wide variety of grocery products and restaurants. There are so many great restaurants in this area. You may eat at a different place every night and have a truly wonderful experience. There are Costa Rican sodas (small local restaurants that prepare typical Caribbean cuisine), French, Italian, Argentinian, Indian, Thai, Japanese, Fusion etc...
The grocery stores sell local and imported products and have a great selection of wines and spirits. some very near the house prepare freshly baked croissants and sell delicious roasted chicken!
Beaches: The main attraction of the area are the beautiful Caribbean beaches. From our house you have a direct and private access to Playa Chiquita beach (150 meters away). This beach has many small bays that are like small swimming pools.
If you walk to the left of this beach (1 km away) you will arrive at the beautiful Cocles beach.
If you walk to the right you will arrive at the very popular Punta Uva beach.
For surfers, the Salsa Brava is situated at approx 4 km from the house towards Puerto Viejo.
- children welcome
- smoking allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets not allowed
- Low Allergen Environment
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- unsuitable for elderly or infirm