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Ocean Front Elegance with Discounted Golf in Playa Negra,

6 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
7 nights


Los Pargos House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-11)


Oceanfront at its best, Casa Somos Uno sits 25 steps off the water, has spectacular views of the ocean and Playa Negra coast line. Stainless steel and giant windows blend with high teak wood ceilings and Spanish tiles to create a unique open-air design that captures the beauty of Costa Rica. Privacy is also a luxury at Casa Somos Uno with no immediate neighboring homes. Casa Somos Uno also features a 24 hour private guard service that is shared with nine other homes in the same community.

HOME INTERIOR LAYOUT: The upper level of this beachfront home has two master bedroom suites with queen beds, spacious bath rooms and private decks overlooking the pool and Pacific Ocean.

The second floor is a panoramic delight with floor to vaulted ceiling windows on both sides giving you full ocean views to the west and majestic mountain views to your east. The main living area, overlooks the ocean and swimming pool, has an open fully equipped kitchen and grand dining room that seats 8 or more. Four large sliding glass doors open out to the deck where the pool is located you have spectacular ocean views from any seat in the house. This mid level also has a 3rd bedroom suite with a queen bed, full bath. The 4th level sky deck offers panoramic views of the coast line, unforgettable sunsets and incredible star gazing.

On the first floor is a game room with a ping pong table and wet bar, laundry room, a 4th large bedroom with 2 sets of bunk beds, full bath and a large 2 car garage. **This home also has AC, WIFI, telephone and satellite television to keep you cool and conncected. WHY PLAYA NEGRA? You're probably looking at multiple locations in Costa Rica. If a selection of uncrowded beaches, wild-life, a laid-back atmosphere, no high rise buildings, no franchises, multiple surfing breaks and tranquility are on your vacation agenda. Then the beach town of Playa Negra is a great place to kick back and enjoy your much needed time off. In Playa Negra you can capture the way Costa Rica used to be. If you want to visit a tourist town, it’s only half an hour drive to Tamarindo for shopping, Subway, the US style grocery store the 'AutoMercado' and shop after shop of souvenirs.

HELP IS JUST AN EMAIL OR PHONE CALL AWAY: This home is managed by Jarrod and Meaghan with Playa Negra Vacation Rentals, we manage 15 other properties in the area. If you would like to see other reviews of homes we manage check out the following VRBO listings: 186735, 263153, 240492, 261053. We are a phone call or email away to answer any questions, home questions, book tours, help with directions, but most importantly to help you make this a memorable and relaxing vacation.

WHAT WE OFFER: Let us help you plan and enjoy your time in Playa Negra through tours, day trips, fishing trips, rental car assistance, airport shuttles, and in house services. We will be there from beginning to end to help you with your vacation, please let us know what you need and we will gladly help you.

BEACHES: Enjoy a small beach directly in front of the house, this beach is mainly rock with many tide pools to explore. Through the gated ocean-front community, stroll 5 minutes on palm and hibiscus lined roads to the Playa Negra Reef Break, Sandy White Swimming Beach and Open-Air Restaurant and bar. It is a short 5 Minute Drive to Playa Avellanas North (white sand, reef/ sand surfing, restaurant), and 15 minutes drive to Playa Junquillal South (black sand, beach break surfing). We will be glad to point you to other beach options in the area.

LOCATION: This home is just under 2 hours from the Liberia Airport and 4 hours to the San Jose Airport. It is just 20 minutes to a great Zip-Line tour, or take a sunset horse-back tours leaving directly from Casa Somos Uno. 50 minutes away from a covered river boat ride full of wildlife. 20 Minutes to Hacienda Pinella Beach Club and Spa, 35 minutes to Tamarindo for shopping, under 3 hours to Rincon De La Viejo Park (canopy tour, river tubing, waterfalls, horse back rides & hot spring mud baths).

Or just let us set up an in home massage and a private cook to take all your worries away.

LOCAL DINING: Playa Negra has 8+ great restaurants in town, including Peruvian fusion at Cafe Playa Negra, Beach-front seafood on the wood grill at Hotel Playa Negra, amazing sandwiches and baked goods at Cafe La Ventana, Excellent fish tacos at Jalapenos, tropical dishes at Pura Vida Pizzeria, yummy traditional fare at Bar Latina, wood burning oven pizza at Kontiki, and even an amazing 5 star chef with a large wine cellar at Villa Deevena.

IN TOWN ACTIVITIES: Walk down to the beach for yoga at the Hotel Playa Negra, SUP paddle-board lessons and yoga, bike tours, surfboard, snorkel rentals, massage, 2 surf shops, ding repair, 2 tiny art galleries (check out Coopwood's amazing surf art at Cafe La Ventana!), custom swimwear and dresses at 2 location, and a small natural day spa offering pedicures and manicures.

**We do not update the VRBO and HomeAway Calendars please contact us or visit our website calendar for availability information.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Jarrod Guidry and Meaghan Foley
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2016
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About Jarrod Guidry and Meaghan Foley

Somo Unos located in Playa Negra, Guanacaste Costa Rica, is a beautiful oceanfront home!

Jarrod Guidry and Meaghan Foley purchased this house in 2002

Why Jarrod Guidry and Meaghan Foley chose Guanacaste

Playa Negra is a special place, it's not too crowed, it's not too slow it's just the right amount of fun and excitement that I looked for in a vacation area. There is amazing surfing, fishing, beach combing and much more activities all around Playa Negra!

What makes this house unique

Staying at Somos Uno, you will enjoy all the modern conveniences of first class living. You can enjoy the wonderful pool, amazing sunsets and secluded beaches right in front of the house.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Amazing....the only word I can use to describe our experience when we rented Casa Somos Uno in Play Negra, Costa Rica. The accommodations were everything we expected and more. The ocean view from the house was unforgettable as well as the snorkeling. The food and quaint shops in Playa Negra were great. Thank you for everything and we are looking forward to visiting again soon.


Feb 2010
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Ocean Front Elegance with Discounted Golf in Playa Negra,
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 8 reviews
Seattle, Washington


  • 5 of 5

What a great vacation home and location! Great beaches abound near by. Fantastic beach combing right in front. Spectacular views. Very comfortable. We were worried about the small pool. But it was perfect. Just a quick dip to cool off then back into a lounge chair. A bigger pool is unnecessary. Also close to great zip lining, fishing, cruises, and other adventures. Lots of great restaurants also close by; from pizza to lunch on the beach to fine french dining (Villa Deveena). Jarrod and Meaghan, the managers, are unbelievable hosts. The pictures don't do it justice. I couldn't recommend it more highly.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Casa Somos Unos

  • 5 of 5

Great house for relaxing/cooking/hanging out. Close to ocean/surf. Jarrod the property manager is accommodating and quick to help address anything that comes up as well as helping to setup various local activities.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic home, this is where you should stay in playa negra

  • 5 of 5

Costa Rica is a wonderful safe place to travel and we had been here many times, but this was our first journey to playa negra. A fun drive from Liberia to get to this amazing home. From the star deck, the personal pool, great exploring on the beach, fun yard to play in, and that is just the outside. The bedrooms were great, fully stocked kitchen, great living area and basement. It is an awesome value for what you get in the area. Locals were nice, great beach for family, horses, and all you would expect from costa rice. Jarrod is a great host and will help you with anything you need.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Casa Somos Uno

  • 4 of 5

Even more beautiful and comfortable than the photographs, 6 of us had an amazing time at Casa Somos Uno. Except for the flooding of the downstairs bedroom during two particularly heavy rains, we all enjoyed the patio and pool area, the spacious kitchen, and the en suite bathrooms with each bedroom. The gated community is quiet and we enjoyed walking to Playa Negra every morning to swim while the tide was low. The snorkeling trip out of Tamarindo was phenomenal! We also enjoyed horseback riding with Molly, the local zip line, and spending an afternoon at Lola's under the palm umbrellas drinking ice cold Imperials and watching the surfers! The food was delicious and fresh and we spent several hours relaxing on the beach there. We also loved dining at Bar Latino, Cafe Playa Negra, and for our last dinner, Villa Deveena - so delicious and such a little jewel tucked away off the beaten path. The massage therapists were also amazing and all 6 of us would have enjoyed another visit from them, next time! Meaghan and Jarrod are awesome hosts! They were always available to answer questions. I would definitely recommend this property to friends and relatives and in fact have already so I can begin booking my next trip to Play Negra! It was a lovely, lovely vacation, steeped in the natural beauty of Costa Rica and the surf pounding the rocky shoreline was the perfect musical background for the deep relaxation we all needed and enjoyed!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jill, Thanks for the great review, we all know how special Casa Somos Uno and Playa Negra is for our guests, we're really happy that you and your friends had a great time. It was unfortunate that we had the issue with the leaks during the heavy rains. Just so you and all others know, we have found and repaired the source of the leak, which was a roof drain that was clogged up after the long dry season. We are looking forward to your return visit, thanks again for the nice review! Jarrod
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Valencia, Venezuela

Better than heaven

  • 5 of 5

Casa Somos uno, what a great experience, big house very comfortable with everything you need to enjoy your vacation. Jarrod and Meaghan are the best, always there for anything you need at any time! Could not have picked a better house for our christmas vacation.

Hope to come back soon.


  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hola Mario, Thanks for the great review and we're super happy that you guys enjoyed your time at Casa Somos Uno! Please come back, you guys were great and very fun to deal with : ) Have a great 2013! Let us know when you plan to return, see you on the golf course, Jarrod
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Charleston, SC

Wonder trip to Playa Negra

  • 5 of 5

What a GREAT place, GREAT trip and such fun memories! We all hope to be able to come back every year around the same time and experience all of the festivities that take place for the New Year! Nothing better than leaving 30 degree weather to experience 7 days of fun in the SUN! Not only were the house and the surrounding great but Jarrod and Meghan are there for your every waking needs! They certainly go above and beyond to make sure everyone is taken care of, happy and have all of their needs met! This was one of the best trips to Costa Rica that we have EVER been on and look forward to many more years of creating great memories for our children, parents and friends!

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
Rancho Playa Negra

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Rates & Availability

Los Pargos House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Christmas Week
Dec 19 2016 - Dec 26 2016
7 night minimum stay
New Years Week
Dec 27 2016 - Jan 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Rates are per person
1-2 $400 per night
3-4 $500 per night
5-6 $600 per night
7-10 $700 per night
2 and under free
Normal rates excluded for holiday weeks.

VRBO does not support our per person rate structure. Here are the rates for this house.
1-2 $265 per night
3-4 $340 per night
7-10 $500 per night.
Sorry for any confusion.
Standard rates exclude all holidays.

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Los Pargos House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Bunk Beds (2)
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
24 hour guard service, Star Deck, and Discounted golf at Hacienda Pinillia

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