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Voted Best Beach House on Flamingo Beach

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)


Nestled amongst 2 acres of tropical foliage and beautiful tropical flowers, on what is said to be the most beautiful beach in Costa Rica, is Casa Piedra. Listen to the waves crash on the beach, swim in the infinity edge pool, smell the lush tropical flowers, hear the monkeys, enjoy the hummingbirds, butterflies and the occasional sloth all in total privacy. Have your morning coffee or fresh juice in our comfortable Costa Rican rocking chairs, (and our fabulous sunsets also), listening and watching the waves hit the white sand beach.

The terrace is covered yet completely open and completely private. Our fruit trees include, lemon, mango, manga, avocado, grapefruit, orange, guabana several kinds of bananas and a couple with which you are probably not yet familiar. We also have orchids and coconuts.

Casa Piedra is ideal for a honeymoon or a small family gathering. Be as active or as private as you choose.

Casa Piedra sleeps 8 in 3 bedrooms. The master overlooks the pool and the ocean. All three bedrooms have queen size beds. The casita also has 2 twin.

We have the friendliest house staff in Costa Rica. Olivier will pick you up and return you to the airport and assist you in arranging you local adventures. merissa will wash and iron your clothes and have your morning coffee ready when you wake up. They are here to assist you and ensure your stay is the best!!!

The activities are endless if you choose to participate. River rafting, horseback riding, diving, zip lines, golf, surfing, view turtle nesting and beach combing to name a few. Sport fishing is available for sailfish, marlin, tuna, wahoo and more. Then of course there is snorkeling. Have a wonderful massage on the terrace while listening to the waves, we will arrange it. Walk down the beach and enjoy the restaurants in Flamingo. Enjoy Costa Rican people, the nearby villages, enjoy Casa Piedra. It will be a vacation you will not forget.

Casa Piedra has been our family home for nearly 20 years. It is an extremely comfortable secluded treasure!! It is unlike any other house in Costa Rica. We know you will enjoy it as much as we do.

Keywords: Beach House

More Details

Sheilah Maria
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 8, 2018


Playa Flamingo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds ( 2), Twin or Single Beds (2) double 1
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

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Voted Best Beach House on Flamingo Beach
average rating of 4.5238094 based on 21 reviews
Saint Paul, Minnesota

Fabulous location and view!

  • 4 of 5

We loved this beautiful house with its private pool and amazing view of the whole bay! I do wish I had known that you must walk down and UP a rather steep driveway to cross the road to the beach. I have some mobility issues, but made it ok with assistance. We cooked bfast & several meals in its kitchen, everything worked except toaster oven. Lovely air conditioning much appreciated! Must do something about the frequent security alarms from Coco Loco next door, yikes! We had been warned, but still upset to be awakened 3x in middle of the night, several other times. Construction continues across the driveway, so pounding awakened us at 6:30 every am. Not something you can control, but be aware. An outdoor latch on the door from Living room to patio would help. Also, ice machine backs up regularly so must get ice from freezer. Small things in the face of such gorgeous architecture, decor, and natural beauty!

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great location, will return soon! All seven of us were very content at this home.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Trip of a lifetime!!

  • 4 of 5

Casa Piedra was the perfect spot for our family vacation!! We arrived at the house after two glorious days in the Lake Arenal area exploring the jungle and volcano area. Once we got to the house, we were immediately welcomed by Ollie who proved to be a reliable friend during our visit. He gave us great insight into the area and every recommendation he gave us was spot on! Everything from our initial trip to the grocery store,finding local fish mongers, booking a sunset catamaran cruises and a local chef that came to the house was recommended by Ollie and proved first rate!

The pictures of the property can't capture the beauty and comfort! The close proximity to the beach, the gorgeous pool and comfy porch all made this property a haven for a relaxing stay for me, my husband and three grown children! Walks on the beach, surfcasting from the shore, relaxing in the surf and pool made for the most relaxing vacation we have ever had. We even managed to get a few massages on the beach, as well!

Coco Loco(right next store)was our favorite spot in the whole country!! Great food right on the beach with a wonderful and welcoming staff. If I had heard there was a restaurant right next to the house I probably wouldn't have booked it but you never even knew it was there!! It was quiet(closes at 9pm) and positioned so that you don't see it from the house. The only way you knew it was there was that on a rare occasion you would smell something delicious cooking!! Great spot and super convenient.

Marita came to the house every morning at 8am and tidied up the house and did laundry. That was a real treat and not at all intrusive as I had initially imagined. She was helpful and lovely.

The only reason, I didn't give a 5 star rating for this incredible property was that the house directly across the driveway was being demolished so that our mornings started at 6:30am with construction noises. At times, it felt dangerous as some debris fell into our area. It was just unlucky timing for us so check to see the progress of the construction at the time of your stay. If you don't mind early mornings, we really couldn't hear the noises once we were out on the gorgeous porch and pool.

We would love to return to Casa Piedra with a larger group! It was the perfect haven for our family and we made so many beautiful memories with the help of Ollie! His insight and Marita's efforts made our visit to Playa Flamingo effortless! Thank you! Pura Vida!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Each room should have a television !

  • 4 of 5

Need more TVs .

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wow Amazing !!

  • 5 of 5

We Brought our family of 6 here and had the best time ever !! It was our 2nd time at Casa Piedra. We were here 12 years ago and came back to find it even better. A new restaurant is on the Beach right below Called "coco Loco" amazing food and cocktails. They got to know us well and started a tab for us and even served us on the beach. The infinity pool that looks over the beach with its huge patio was our favorite part of this house. Many evenings,sunsets, and happy hours were spent here. Ollie our care taker was Amazing and any time we had an issue ( not many)would come and help us out. He also hired a private chef for our 1st and last night at this gorgeous Casa. The Best food ever !! We Got to see some great weather too. Evening rain lightening and thunder would light up the beach below us but we were safe and covered on the huge patio. You could hear birds in the trees around us and even at times the tree monkeys. The sweet cleaning lady came each day and did our laundry and cleaned up after us. Everyone we met was so nice. Costa Rican people are wonderful. The Casa is divided into 3 individual guest quarters each with its own master bath. The main house with one of the bedrooms has with A nice kitchen and living room. My husband and I stayed in the guest room behind the infinity pool. Each morning we woke up to the beauty from the huge windows looking outside We also stayed in this one 12 years ago. Love It !! My only suggestion is to PLEASE

upgrade the "bed"in this room. The room is so large it can use a King bed or even a more comfortable Queen bed. We had a very hard time sleeping each night on this bed. But the beauty of the place made up for it. But I want to come back for a longer trip next time but I would need a more comfortable bed. It wasn't easy to leave this wonderful home but our last 5 days we stayed at the all inclusive Westin. It was wonderful but we all agreed that when we come back we want to stay longer at this Beautiful Casa. Thanks to everyone and for my early check in too. After an all night flight from LAX we arrived at 9 in the morning to the Casa and Olli was there to welcome us. The owners of this place were also very professional and responded back very quickly as I had lots to ask trying to make it the best vacation ever !! And it Was Thank You

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The house and location were fantastic. The place was even better than the photos showed. The beach was mostly secluded, the waves perfect for adults to body surf or just play in. The view from the expansive deck was just what I was looking for. Many an hour were spent on the deck or lounging in the infinity pool. Walks and runs on the beach, eating at Coco Loco's, reading on the deck with the waves crashing in front of you - a wonderful place to vacation. It was also close enough for my adult sons to go to Tamarindo for some very big waves and a day and a half trip to Arenal to see the inland terrain and do some hiking. I highly recommend this spot!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Turtle Nesting Viewing, zip lining




Additional information about rental rates

For holiday rates contact owner

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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