|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
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Just a five-minute walk down to the sandy Flamingo beaches from this Sunset Heights condominium in world-famous Playa Flamingo. With unobstructed views of the Marina and the beautiful Pacific Ocean, this fifth (and top) floor condominium is your prime vacation destination.
Other nearby beaches are Playa Conchal, Tamarindo Beach, Playa Grande Beach and Potrero Beach. Playa Grande is only 15 minutes away and has the most consistent surf in the country. Playa Grande is also home to the protected Sea Turtle nesting site. See 6' leatherbacks laying eggs in the sand on the protected beaches of Playa Grande.
Within walking distance there are several fantastic restaurants, grocery stores, Internet café.
Playa Flamingo offers year temperature between 76-86 degrees F, so you can't go wrong any time of year
Accommodations: This luxury 1400 sq condo has ceramic tile floors, hardwood cabinetry, granite and marble counter tops, crown moldings, wrought iron large balcony that may be accessed from all 3 rooms with an ocean view. Gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops and modern appliances provides all comfort of home. Located on the 5th and top floor of the building (elevator), it provides both panoramic ocean and mountain views and easy beach access.
The master suite includes king size bed and walk-in closet, while the second bedroom (on the other side of the living room), has two full-size beds and a large closet. Additionally, the living room includes a sofa sleeper for two, "smart" TV with Netflix access (you must have an account). Each room has its own air conditioner and TV ( smart TV in the living room so you can use a Netflix if you have an account). Maid service is included. Within the building is a fitness center, 2 pools and laundry facility. Twenty-four-hour security and gated parking are provided.The transportation to/from the condo can be arranged.
Things to do in Flamingo Beach: Playa Flamingo is one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica. Situated on the country’s Gold Coast, Playa Flamingo is located in Punta Salinas, northwest of Bahia Brasilito, 75 km southwest of Liberia. With its stunning white sand, unspoiled beaches and pristine clear blue waters, Playa Flamingo is the ideal vacation getaway, offering visitors some of the best deep sea fishing in the world. Marlin, tuna, swordfish and snapper can be found off the coast all year around, making this beach an extremely popular tourist destination.
Besides deep sea fishing, Playa Flamingo also offers a wealth of water sports along with close proximity to the amazing Santa Rosa National Park and the Palo Verde natural reserve. The weather is great all year long.
Surrounding Areas: If your goal is to sight see Costa Rica, not far are the famous Lake Arenal with active volcanoes, great Tabacon Spa, Monteverde Cloud Forest, and many national wildlife reserves. There are several tour companies in town that can arrange a variety of trips. Liberia airport is an easy 50 min drive from the condo.
Scuba diving is available here all year round, allowing tourists to experience the excitement of swimming with white-fin sharks and an array of other stunning tropical fish and marine life. Sailing and diving expeditions and tours can also be arranged.
California Retired Engineer, now a Realtor.
Owner purchased this condo in 2006
Guest P.K. Jain from NY state wrote on August 30, 2006:
"Many thanks for your place in Playa Flamingo. It was delightfull and very nicely appointed"
First of all, this place is located in a beautiful spot! Second of all, the condo was everything the listing promised it was and more! My husband and I stayed at this condo with another couple for 5 days. There is plenty of privacy, due to the fact that the two bedrooms are on separate sides on the condo and each with their own full bathroom. The place is absolutely beautiful. Clean, modern and has all of the amenities you could ask for. The view from the balcony is breath taking! Having full access to the resort is a huge plus. The resort and its staff were wonderful. The beach was perfect, especially for long walks. The walk to the resort and the beach from the condo is less than five minutes. There are several very nice restaurants within walking distance. Thank you for letting us stay at your beatiful place! We would love to come back!
This was a clean, spacious condo with an amazing location and a beautiful ocean view !
Before our journey to Costa Rica ,Maria provided all the details for us so we were prepared to come to Costa Rica with important phone numbers and tips and suggestions for our stay.
Walking distance to everything we needed, from grocery store, restaurants and a beautiful resort we had free access to right on the ocean! So you could stay by the pool or lay on the beach by the ocean!
With 5 adults, we had plenty of room and enjoyed the opportunity to cook our own meals, especially the delicious Maie Maie we caught deep sea fishing!
Or go to the few restaurants available within walking distance.
Brian was recommended to use for transportation and he was a real big help with the transportation, tour recommendations and Costa Rica advise!
Very knowledgeable man!
We will return soon, everything you need for your holiday in one location!
We could not have been more pleased with our stay--the location, the amenities and the view!
This condo is FANTASTIC - and exactly as (well, better than) described. It was refreshing to rent a property and find it as reflected in the online pictures and description. Our stay here was absolutely everything we expected. View was amazing, caretaker was excellent, accommodations were beautiful. Everything you need is already in the condo. The condo is a walking distance from restaurants, bar and beaches.
If you want a “pura vida” place to relax and enjoy beautiful beach ambiance, this is the place to be!
My family of four stayed in Maria's condo for a week in July and absolutely loved it! The condo was very clean, in fact the whole complex was very well kept. It was spacious and stocked with plenty of towels and kitchen supplies. Being able to use the resort was a huge plus and the beach was beautiful! Great waves for Boogie Boards which we rented right next to the resort.
We used Brian Gonzales for setting up an afternoon Catamaran tour and also for our transportation back to the airport. I would definitely recommend him for tours in this area.
I also would recommend Marie's for breakfast and dinner. She makes the best Espresso milk shakes! We also had delicious pizza at Angelina's. As far as food at the resort, we liked their lunches and drinks at the pool but were disappointed in the restaurant for dinner and breakfast.
We also used the resort for transportation to and from Playa Tamarindo. It's a great beach for surfing and the town is filled with shops, bars and restaurants. If you go there you have to eat at Patagonia Grill! I also recommend Iguana Surf for lessons and renting boards!
We had a wonderful stay at Maria's condo. We had a family of 4 and the condo provided all of the space we needed to relax and unwind from a full day of activities. The two rooms were separated by a family room area with a walk-out balcony that spans from one bedroom to the next...and the view, what can we say...magnificent! We watched the sunrise every morning and took in the breath-taking view. The beds were extremely comfortable and the condo was very clean and modern. It was a beautiful place!
The condo was within a 5 minute walk to the resort and beach. We enjoyed all of the amenities of the resort and we were able to take advantage of the pool, pool towels, swim-up bar, restaurant, and family center (where we played pool and relaxed after a long day). The walk from the condo to the resort and beach takes you past three fantastic restaurants (Maria's & Angelina's & The Monkey Bar directly across the street from the condo), a small grocery store (which met a majority of our needs), and gift shops. The Beach was beautiful...We recommend taking long walks down the beach and viewing the beautiful homes.
Maria provided a detailed information sheet with recommendations for tours, emergency phone numbers, and a brief lay of the land. ATM's are within a 15 to 20 minute walk just past Marina Bay (2 banks) but I would recommend renting a bike or having your tour operator (if you take advantage of the numerous tours) stop by the Bank. I found BCR Bank dispensed both Colones and USD$.
Maria recommended Brian Gonzales as a tour guide; however, Brian was out of the Country during our stay. His friend, Memo @ memoadventures set us up with numerous activities and I highly recommend him. Memo made our adventures very personal (avoided groups) and provided transportation to and from the airport...just a fantastic individual. I highly recommend the Buena Vista Tour to Ricon' (zip lining, water slide, horse-back riding, mud bath/spa, & Tarzan swing)..you won't be disappointed.
The condo was everything we wanted it to be from the overall space, views from the balcony, and amenities associated with Flamingo Resort. As this was our first trip to Costa Rica, the location could not have been better! Everyone was so kind and helpful! Although we did not get a chance to meet Amaya (condo contact), she was very responsive to answer any questions or provide help when we needed it.
I highly recommend this location and cannot wait to return!
The rooms were very spacious and had a perfect location for restaurants that the owner suggested like Angelina's (best mojitios ever) and Marie's. The patio was amazing and huge and was perfect for watching the sunrise and evening storms. The staff was very friendly and the pool on site was very relaxing as well. Thanks for a memorable time.
The Flamingo Beach is a top tourist destination and is located in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. This town and its stretches of golden beaches have plenty to offer its visitors. Flamingo Beach is one of the most pristine and exclusive Beach Communities in Costa Rica. Gorgeous million dollar homes dot the hillside overlooking the incredible white sand beach. The beach is one of the few to win the coveted Blue Flag, an Award given only to the finest beaches in the World.The town of Flamingo offers fishing, jet skiing, kayaking, snorkeling and diving. There is an International Sport Fishing Tournament held here every year. Of course if none of the activities above are appealing enough, then one can always choose to laze around on the beach. Flamingo Beach is good all year round.
Other Activities: Sun bathing, Deep Sea Fishing, Small casinos, Canopy Tours, Internet cafe
Golf: If you love golf, then you will be thrilled, because Flamingo is surrounded by several championship world-class golf courses, such as Hacienda Pinilla, Paradisus Playa Conchal and Royal Pacific Coast.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Apr 10 2016 - Sep 15 2016
3 night minimum stay
September - November
Sep 16 2016 - Nov 11 2016
3 night minimum stay
November - December
Nov 12 2016 - Dec 16 2016
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$300|
** Long-Term Renters Are Welcome., 1 month and longer .. $2000-3800/month depending on the season
** Christmas/New Year $2600/week, $395/night
$50+ minimum one time cleaning fee depending on the length of stay and number of people
Tax = 13%
Security Deposit $300
Pay Pal is acceptable ( additional fees may apply).