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Gary

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english

Beachfront Best Value Luxury Condo at Bahia Encantada, pay 6 nights stay for 7

28 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Overview

Jaco Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)

Rent for 6 nights, and stay for 7 (except some holidays). This is the front 1st floor unit at Bahia Encantada, Jaco Beach. Bahia Encantada is new, clean and gorgeous. It is steps from the pool and without any other condos between you and the beach. A nice patio overlooking the beach is perfect for outdoor lunches or dinners. This condo has the best location at Bahia Encantada!

You can check their website for more photos as well, OceansBahiaEncantada.

This is a quiet part of Jaco, more secluded than the in-town hotels, but close enough to easily walk for food and fun. There are three large swimming pools.

Bahia Encantada is a resort-like condominium community near the edge of town on the north end of Jaco Beach. Steps from the sand and a short walk from town. The fully equipped kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite counters and elegant wood cabinetry. The living spaces boast modern architectural detailing and central air-conditioning. In-suite amenities include plush furnishings, tasteful décor, flat-screen televisions, luxurious bed linens and an in-unit laundry room with full-size washer/dryer. Cable TV and WiFi access is included as well as free local and US telephone service.

Bahia Encantada offers incredible ocean views over a series of infinity pools from what is widely considered Jaco's most beautiful beachfront estate. It is sometimes called 'Oceans Bahia Encantada.'

There is a lot to do all around Jaco, it is a great place to relax and do nothing... or if you like, a great starting point for all kinds of adventures in Costa Rica.

Keywords: luxury, cottage, condominium, casa, bungalo, hotel, inn, townhouse, house, home, beachfront, oceanfront, poolside

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Gary (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english

About Gary

Let me know if you have any questions or would like any more photos of the property! Thanks for looking!

Gary purchased this condo in 2008

Why Gary chose Jaco

Bahia Encantada is on a quiet beach on the North Side of Jaco. It is quiet, but just a few minutes walk from lots of restaurants and activities. There is so much to do all around the area, from gorgeous national parks, to spas, to adventurous outdoor activities. The beach is great. The sunsets are the best in the world!!!

What makes this condo unique

Sunsets! Friendly staff! Friendly owners and guests! Swim-up bar! Huge Swimming pool! Activities galore! Lunches on the beach-front patio! A gorgeous luxury interior! Days of relaxing, reading, and adventure! Step off your patio onto the beach!

Reviews

4.8
based on 28 traveler reviews

Beachfront Best Value Luxury Condo at Bahia Encantada, pay 6 nights stay for 7
average rating of 4.785714 based on 28 reviews
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Very Nice

  • 4 of 5

The condo is the closest bottom unit to the beach and the pool. We liked being able to walk out side door patio straight to the pool. You can easily refill drinks or use the bathroom in this condo unit. Other guests were jealous of our ease to our unit (A1) from the pool. Quick one mile drive (or taxi) to down town Jaco or you can walk along the beach and get to several of the hot spots that overlook the ocean. Gary was very helpful meeting us at the unit and even helped carry our groceiries in. He gave us his contact info for any needs that he could help with such as tours or car rental. Other than givning us contact information he never pressure or bothered us. Definitely would go back !

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved our stay in this condo

  • 5 of 5

Our first vacation to Costa Rica was amazing. The drive from San Jose through the mountains to Jaco was beautiful.

In February, however, the weather is hot, hot, hot, and humid. Being on the ocean, and in the pool was the best place to be.

Our condo was perfect. We travelled with our daughter, her husband and their 3 month old, the location on the main floor, poolside and ocean front was perfect. The baby could be sleeping, and we could enjoy swimming in the pool and monitor him easily. Many in the condo unit envied our location for its privacy.

We would highly recommend Gary's condo A1, and we will hopefully return on a future vacation.

Marion and Randy

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome condo, great location

  • 5 of 5

Condo pictures and description were as advertised. Very clean, beds were comfortable and access to the pool and beach were very convenient with no stairs to climb. Claritas and the new Crocs casino were both really convenient. 5th we rented on Jaco beach and will return for sure. Gary was quick to respond to all correspondence.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Best location in Jaco

  • 4 of 5

Of all the condo complexes in Jaco Beach, this seems to be the best on many levels. Clearly, Jaco has seen better days. Nicely furnished, roomy and perfectly located unit in a well secured complex. Great pool and beach! Gary was very helpful in arranging transportation for us as we had no car. Beautiful sunsets every evening and a nice bar and restaurant, Claritas, right on the beach next door. We walked into Jaco for groceries (suggest Mas o Menos) and took a cab back for $2. There are many restaurants in Jaco but we only tried one, El Recreo, and it was very good. They had the coldest Imperial Cerveza in town as well as delicious Sea Bass and local Costa Rican food. Gary provides an assortment of pool and beach floats and chairs.There is no stocked bar or bartender at the swim-up bar but guests are welcome to use it along with the charcoal grill. We had a lovely, laid-back week!

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Not only is the place perfect, right on the beach, but the owner Gary is a pleasure to work with.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Spectacular Sunset Views

  • 4 of 5

We were a family of 3 with our 20 year old son. We enjoyed our stay, location was perfect for just hanging out or going off to explore Costa Rica.

Pros: The place was well equipped and probably the best located unit in the complex. Spectacular Sunsets everynight! Gary very welcoming and responsive. Walking distance to town if you don't have a car is definitely doable. Don't discount the restaurants close to complex. Clarita's is in a great location on the beach serving food and drinks. Soda Raquels is steps away towards town. They don't serve alcohol but also don't mind if you bring your own. Jaco is an interesting town. Different feel on the weekends than during the week. A little craziness comes out on the weekends.

Cons: Beds and pillows a little dated; ready for my own bed by the end of the week. Coffee maker took forever to brew a pot of coffee. Hot water runs out pretty quickly when showering. Advise taking a navy shower. It's not terrible since you are in Costa Rica.

Rent car from Gary if he offers. Renting from Car Rental Agencies a bit of a rip off. You will pay $10/day for GPS which you definitely need. You will also pay an extra $15/day for insurance unless you can prove that your credit card covers you. (bring proof if you can) Then they will hold $2,000 USD as a deposit anyway in case of an accident.

We split our time exploring and just hanging out for the perfect vacation. We would definitely recommend staying here!

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
SJO
Nearest Barpub
75 Metres
Claritas
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Los Suenos
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Caldera Hwy. #34
Nearest Restaurant
75 Metres
Claritas
Nearest Beach
Jaco
Car: not necessary

ATV rentals, Biking/bicycle rentals, Birding tours (Guided – Professional guide contact number in the condo),

Boogie boarding, Crocodile tours, Eco tours, Butterfly, Monkey and Snake tour, Restaurants (A list of the best restaurants in Jaco with numbers with our personal recommendations in the condo), Supermarkets: (A list of our recommendations in the condo), Surfing (Some of the best in Costa Rica), Taxi services (A contact lList is in the room), U.S., World Class Sailfish fishing, Zip line tours, Car rentals (Contact information in the condo), and even a Medical laboratory!

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Rates & Availability

Jaco Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Bargain Season
May 1 2016 - Aug 5 2016
4 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$2,800
 
 
Surf Campionships
Aug 6 2016 - Aug 13 2016
7 night minimum stay
$230
 
 
Bargin Season
Aug 14 2016 - Oct 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
$150
$900
 
 
High Season
Nov 1 2016 - Dec 16 2016
4 night minimum stay
$160
$960
$2,900
 
 
Christmas Season
Dec 17 2016 - Dec 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$270
 
 
High Season
Jan 14 2017 - Apr 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$160
$960
$3,000
 
 
Bargain Season
May 1 2017 - Nov 3 2017
5 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$2,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$2,900
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Security Deposit $50

Cleaning Fee: 1-7 days: $50
Refundable Damage Deposit: $50
Minimum age to rent 23 years old
Renting less than 7 nights may not be always available,
The 7th day free does not apply to the week before, and after Christmas.
Renter will be asked to sign a rental agreement upon arrival at the condo.
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Amenities

Jaco Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Large tiled walk-in showers
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Inflatable full mattress (1), Pack and Play crib (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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