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Special Places Of Costa Rica

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english, spanish, dutch

Luxury Villa Bougainvillea with spectacular Flamingo beach and ocean views.

16 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Guanacaste House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms and 2 half baths, sleeps 6

Northridge of, new home! The newest and one of the nicest homes in Flamingo! This beautiful home has incredible views of the entire Flamingo Beach. Villa Bouganvillea is a must for your list. Finished with natural rock accents and brick domed ceilings, this is a one of a kind home in the area with beautiful ocean, beach and mountain views. You'll never want to leave the house...unless it is to go walk along beautiful Flamingo Beach or walk to one of several fine restaurants of the area. Tropical and natural with luxury describes this home. One of the nicest homes in the area and the newest. Just completed and furnished, ready for you to enjoy! The home has large open spaces with folding doors to completely open up to bring the outdoors inside while enjoying the nice ocean breeze. The large infinity edge pool is definitely one to be enjoyed while sitting in the jacuzzi or just watching the activity on Flamingo Beach. If you like, take the short walk to the beach.

Each room is tastefully decorated with items such as large seashell sinks, natural stone showers, cane ceilings, brick dome ceilings, beautiful rock granite, professional appliances, tropical native and imported furniture, outdoor shower, the list goes on! The front entry steps down into an open courtyard with a large rock waterfall and beautiful plants including flowering bouganvillea.

The third bedroom has a kitchenette for those who wish to just relax and enjoy their privacy. This bedroom is entered from the front courtyard area. The new addition of the 4th bedroom is located outside the house and is entered from stairs at the pool area to go to the second floor where you can relax and enjoy the beautiful views. In the master, there is a jacuzzi and an outdoor shower. The house includes cable Internet, fully furnished kitchen ready for cooking, ice maker, dishwasher, laundry room, and handicap accessible.

Every room is large and spacious with an airy tropical feel. One can spend days just enjoying the beauty of the house and the views. Definitely, Villa Bouganvillea should be on every one's rental list.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Special Places Of Costa Rica (Property Manager)
Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english, spanish, dutch


based on 16 traveler reviews

Luxury Villa Bougainvillea with spectacular Flamingo beach and ocean views.
average rating of 4.875 based on 16 reviews

Best Family Vacation Yet!

  • 5 of 5

Villa Bougainvillea is absolutely immaculate, beautiful and has all of the amenities you are looking for in a "home away from home". Although there are other properties near Villa Bougainvillea, the landscaping makes it feel completely private and comfortable. The ocean waves are audible from the terrace or the living room if you leave the patio doors open. There are 2 private "en-suites" which make it great for large groups / families that want their own privacy. For travelers going during "dry" season, please note that at times your water will be turned off. This happens not just in Villa Bougainvillea, but throughout Guanacaste, especially the last month of dry season - which is when we traveled there. It is usually turned off in the early morning for about an hour. Not too inconvenient. If you travel any other time, you should not run into this problem. Location is great and "centralized" to get to many other places easily. "Special Places of Guanacaste" concierge services were outstanding and made excursion arrangements ahead of time and also last minute. They did a wonderful job, and our family did not miss out on any Costa Rican adventure. The locals around Villa Bougainvillea are so pleasant, and the nearby Restaurants were great and have some live free entertainment - fire throwing-belly dancing-flying yoga and more. Make sure you explore the volcanoes, go white water rafting, surfing, horse back riding and ATVing. ATVing is so much more fun in Costa Rica than anywhere in the U.S. Also, if you think that it is impossible to surf, guess again. Special Places hooked us up with a SUPERBOLOUS surf instructor, and my kids and I actually "rode the waves" for the first time ever. EXHILARATING!

Villa Bougainvillea is HUGE, beautifully decorated, has the most comfortable sleeping arrangements, incredible view, large and clean pool and a wonderful waterfall in entrance foyer that has great ambiance. Any family would enjoy there stay here!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Basking Ridge, NJ

Beyond Magnificent!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Villa Bougainvillea was amazing!! The house and grounds were impeccable...fully equipped with all you need. Waking up to the stunning view every morning was the best. We hired a private chef Juan Manuel and his lovely wife, Marie Luisa, (Let me Cook for You, on FB) to come and cook some dinners for us. The food was phenomenal....even our picky teenagers were blown away!!! Phem at Special Places was very helpful with recommendations and organizing excursions for us. A perfect family vacation.....we plan to make a return trip to Villa Bougainvillea and beautiful Play Flamingo!!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing escape, where time stands still.

  • 5 of 5

Villa Bougainvillea is beautiful, within a short walk to restaurants and the beach and always bright and full of sunlight. The house is fully equipped and the Special Places offices are nearby with friendly staff willing to assist with directions and recommendations. We spent a wonderful week in Playa Flamingo and wouldn't hesitate to return or recommend both Special Places and Villa Bougainvillea.

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Way up there

  • 5 of 5

The property is absolutely stunning. It is a beautiful place to spend a holiday with all the amenities that one would ever want. Great rooms in all areas, beautiful pool, beautiful views and very clean. The house is located at almost the top of a ridge overlooking Flamingo beach, what a view. For our group this was a perfect house. One thing that we discovered was that the queen size beds that we were told the house had in two bedrooms were actually doubles (or seemed like it).

Special Places did a great job of getting us in touch with the transportation to and from the airport and also for a day trip to the river tour and other information that we needed.

We enjoyed the restaurants down in the town and along the beach. Easy to get down the hill to the town and beach, however a chore to walk back up…..any heart issues, don't try it.

As for the town amenities, groceries are extremely limited or drive almost 30 mins to a grocery store. No ATM within walking distance. At the bottom of the hill the community offers a gorgeous beach and a few good restaurants. Recommendation to get a car.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Southlake, Texas

Unbelievably beautiful and private home! We didn't want to leave!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful home that sits atop a ridge overlooking Playa Flamingo. You can hear the waves crashing on the beach just below this magnificent house. Playa Flamingo is a beautiful, uncrowded beach that is a short walk down the hill. We found the home to be meticulously clean and beautifully designed and decorated. We spent most of our evenings dining in after hiring a chef to prepare several meals for our family of 5. The house is located about an hour from Liberia and 30 minutes north of the more bustling town of Tamarindo. Special Places did an outstanding job connecting us with airport transportation, a local rental car company and chef recommendations. The only real drawback was that 2 of the beds were more like standard/double sized beds instead of queen size beds as listed. We loved the location, privacy and security of this home. It was truly a great find and it was certainly hard to leave!! We hope to return to Costa Rica someday - Pura Vida!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved it. 3 couples, great bedooms for each of us. Fabulous views from the pool, indoor livingroom, outdoor livingroom, dining room -- everywhere. The pictures did not do it justice! The property was clean and beautifully (and professionally) decorated. We rented through "Special Places" and they helped us hire a cook (excellent results), charter a catamaran and generally find our way around. We are all thinking about going back next year.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Liberia International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Mariner Inn
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Reserva Conhal
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Car: recommended

Flamingo Beach is located in the Guanacaste region on the Pacific northwest coast of Costa Rica. Flamingo is one hour from the Liberia International Airport and 3.5 hours from the San Jose Airport.

Other Activities: shopping, boating, parasailing, kayaking, wildlife viewing, health/beauty spa


Rates & Availability

Playa Flamingo House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Green Season
May 1 2016 - Aug 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
Low Season 2016
Sep 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
Christmas 2016
Dec 19 2016 - Dec 25 2016
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
New Year 2017
Dec 26 2016 - Jan 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Easter Week 2017
Apr 10 2017 - Apr 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Green Season 2017
May 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Low Season 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Christmas 2017
Dec 19 2017 - Dec 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
New Year 2018
Dec 26 2017 - Jan 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Booking Fee $40
Refundable damage deposit $750
Tax Rate 13.0%

Nightly $600 for 3 bedrooms and $700 for 4 bedrooms
Nov to Aug Weekly for 3 bedrooms: $3900
Nov to Aug Weekly for 4 bedrooms: $4600
Sept to Oct Weekly for 3 bedrooms: $2500
Sept to Oct Weekly for 4 bedrooms: $3000
Easter Week: $4500
Christmas & New Year's Weeks: $7000

50% deposit due at booking and balance due 30 days prior to arrival.

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Guanacaste House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 7000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Ocean View
  • Town
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - outdoor shower , master
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , jetted tub , master
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet
  • Bath towels and beach towels are provided. Each bathroom is fabulously finished with natural rock features.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
  • Bedrooms are all suites with bathrooms. Linens are provided. Each room is beautifully furnished and decorated.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

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