This unique 10,500 square-foot, five-level home – one of the largest in Manuel Antonio – was built to showcase breathtaking ocean views out front, and a natural jungle out back. It features 3 pools on 3 different levels, all with waterfalls. There is a hotel sized jungle pool, game room with heated splash pool, and ocean view plunge pool. This beautiful estate features a core house with 6 multi-level private suites and 2 guest houses with 2 bedrooms in each. This amazing villa rents from 6 to 10 bedrooms. The 25-foot, vaulted, teak pole ceiling with a half-moon skylight, casts painted murals on the wall via sunlight. The flooring is a combination of Italian tile and solid teak. The home also includes the latest in American appliances. Chef services are included for 2 meals a day with cost of food additional. The two televisions are equipped with cable TV and all of the American networks, news, and sports. The main television offers Bose surround sound and the game room boasts another Bose stereo. Large floor to ceiling glass doors open up to the jungle outside.
The home is unique to Manuel Antonio because it can luxuriously accommodate a large group of people and is not a series of connected apartments. The architect and interior designer were specifically instructed to design a large, comfortable home that can sleep up to 26 people and can bring the residents closer to the natural world that surrounds the house.
Located in the most prestigious neighborhood in Manuel Antonio, the home beautifully hosts small or large groups and is ideally suited for weddings, business retreats, yoga and wellness retreats, or family reunions. Upon entering the 1,500 foot “salon grande” you are greeted with views through the floor to ceiling windows of the famed Manuel Antonio national park and its 7 small islands nestled in the bay. This vista is the backdrop to the outdoor waterfall swimming pool.
The great room with 15 foot cathedral, teak ceilings has seating for up to 35 people. There is a home theater section (DVD/CD| with plush sofa and chairs for viewing or just relaxing. The owner’s private collection of DVDs is available for your pleasure. The lovely dining room with a table and seating for 16 is perfect for hosting a special meal or gathering. For larger groups, an additional table and chairs can be brought in to accommodate up to 30 people. The master suite on this level has a king size bed and a jetted tub, making it ideal for guests who require a wheel chair. On this level is a second suite with King size bed.
The huge game room with indoor, waterfall pool, regulation pool table, foosball table, and a large wet bar is located on the next level down. Open the 10 foot high glass doors and step out onto the 1,000 sq. foot tiled jungle terrace that adjoins the game room. Located 30 feet above the jungle floor this beautiful patio is surrounded by gigantic trees that are frequently visited by the rich wildlife that Manuel Antonio is famed for, including 3 types of monkeys, over 100 species of birds, abundant butterflies and sloths. With comfortable seating for up to 28 people, and a dining table for 8 this is a great place for morning coffee or afternoon cocktails. On this level there is another king size bedroom.
The next level down, accessed by an outdoor staircase, has 2 king size suites, each with their own bathrooms, and a terrace with a fountain that overlooks the large jungle pool.
One more level down, the level of the large jungle pool, has a bedroom with a double size bed and a large sunken tub. There is a walkway from here out to the lower level guest house. This guest house has 2 large bedrooms, each with their own bathrooms with outdoor showers, and each has 3 single beds, two in each can be locked together to make a king.
The upper guest house has a bedroom above the carport with a queen size bed and spectacular ocean views, refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker. It has its own balcony which is the walkway onto the large rooftop terrace with wet bar under the thatched roof rancho with queen size daybed and lounge area, shaded hammocks, sunbathing lounge chairs and a shower to cool off in. Below the carport is another suite with a double size bed and its own bathroom area.