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Casa Vista Azul a Stunning Balinese Villa w/ Sweeping Pacific Ocean Views

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 6,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Pool
  • children welcome


About the property

Villa, 5 Bedrooms, 6.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Casa Vista Azul is an authentic handcrafted tropical villa. The interior of the home is as spectacular as the Pacific Ocean views and the rainforest flora and fauna that surround this 5 bedroom 6.5 bath villa. It is a Balinese designed villa open to nature, yet provides every well-appointed comfort. It is the perfect location within Manuel Antonio for local markets, restaurants, spas and all Costa Rican beach and rainforest adventures.

Please note: This villa is available to be rented as a 5-7 bedrooms with varying rates respectively. You may find other ads for this home with different rates for different bedroom counts but it is always private to just your group. Please inquire about specific rates for smaller or larger groups.


Casa Vista Azul is a traditional 4 floor Balinese villa with a 2 floor pool house, custom designed furnishings using exotic hardwoods and original ceramics. Every detail of this villa exudes peace and tranquility, providing a place to enjoy quality moments with loved ones as well as personal contemplative space for yoga and reading. The pool area is truly an oasis with waterfall and beautiful gardens. The pool has a lap swim area and a shallow area for young children with plenty of shade and a sundeck. The top 3 levels of the villa have sweeping views of the Manuel Antonio National Park and Pacific Ocean.


Pacific Canyon Drive is a private gated neighborhood set-off the main Manuel Antonio road. It is a community built by expats that wanted the comforts of modern luxury living within a tropical beach town. All conveniences and necessities are available by bus, taxi or walking distance.


- All villa bedrooms are air-conditioned and have full bathrooms ensuite

- Pool house has a lounge area on the top level and a bedroom on lower level, all screened-in with ceiling fans

- Elevator from top floor, stops at master bedroom floor and pool area

- 270-degree view of the Pacific Ocean and Manuel Antonio National Park

- Ceiling fans throughout the villa

- Private Pool with swim lane and shallow area

- Wifi throughout villa

- Kitchen equipped with all modern appliances

- Daily housekeeping & Private Chef

More Details

Member since: 2000
Speaks: english, spanish
Calendar last updated:
March 27, 2017

About Fernando

Since 2001 ESCAPE VILLAS has been the premier source of vacation rentals in Costa Rica. With offices in Manuel Antonio, we take pride in providing professional management of only the best vacation villas in the country.

Why Fernando chose Puntarenas

ESCAPE VILLAS offers the perfect venue for your COSTA RICA beach wedding. We have a selection of luxury tropical villas for you to choose to accommodate any number of guests, all with spectacular ocean views and easy beach access. We also have expert dedicated concierge service who will help you coordinate all the details for your dream wedding.

What makes this villa unique

We can accommodate groups from two to forty or more.

Our unique vacation villas have the finest views, décor, amenities and pools.

All our homes are set in pristine natural settings and some have fabulous beach views or are are at the beach itself

We add the extra touch through our exceptional concierge service which includes a dedicated host throughout your stay in our villas. We also offer an “All Inclusive Package” which can be tailored to your needs and may include any of the following:

Airport pickup and drop-off

Chef by day or week

Spa services

Adventure tours

Baby sitter

Guestbook comments from the owner

We rented Vista Azul for 9 days with a few of our friends (8 total). First of all, the house itself exceeded our expectations (which were based solely on the photos of the property). The house is very vertical, with lots of steps and amazing views from the top living room/kitchen/dining room area. In March 2015, when we were there, we received daily visits (around 4pm or 5pm) from roving monkeys. We could feed them bananas right inside the house! We also had a great view of a family of sloths feeding in the nearby bamboo tree. We nicknamed the iguana by the pool house "Bernice." The pool is enchanting and private with a waterfall. On days it was too warm to sun, it's nice to relax inside the pool house where you still have a great view of the pool area, but where ceiling fans cool you.

Our trip was so fantastic because of the staff at Vista Azul. Ricky was amazing and helped us several times above and beyond the call of duty. Jeff was just a friendly and helpful with cocoanut water for one of our members who took ill during the trip. Our chef was Estaban and his food was amazing! We really enjoyed the tuna he prepared, as well as his breakfast sandwiches and plenty of fresh fruit! Estaban's crab salad was delectable (and addictive!). Estaban worked very well with us as we decided each day what time to eat breakfast and dinner and what our meals would be.

Carmen was our housekeeper and she was very polite and our rooms were kept immaculately.

The whole experience was very nice. The house really feels situated in the 'jungle' with a great view of the ocean. And the location, once you reach the main road, is super convenient -- especially if you want to walk up the hill and grab lunch at Cafe Milagro!

Thanks, Vista Azul, for being such a great experience!
Mar 2015
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Manuel Antonio Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 7 - toilet , shower
    Half Bathroom - toilet
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
  • Please remember that this ad and it rates are for the private use of the property for 5 bedrooms and 10 guests maximum. Please ask us about rates for larger groups or even smaller groups. Always private to just your group.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Elevator, Huge Terrycloth Bathrobes, 100% Cotton Linens (350 count), Magnificent Views, Terraces, Tropical Gardens, Daily Housekeeper, Gardener, Personal Guide to the Area, Concierge, Washer, Dryer, In-Room Safes. Special Chef rates available for 2 meals a day; Cost of food is additional.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Casa Vista Azul a Stunning Balinese Villa w/ Sweeping Pacific Ocean Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 62 reviews

A Magical Place

  • 5 of 5

This was my 2nd year staying in Casa Villa Azul. Both stays were beyond anything I could have imagined. The house is incredible, and the views are breathtaking. Ricky was spot on with any request we had for the week or any repairs that needed to be done. Esteban's meals were unbelievable!! I don't think I have ever eaten SO MUCH, I kept coming back for 2nds. I promise his meals are better than any meal you could ever eat out at any restaurant. He always aims to please!! I am already looking forward to being back next year. Just an Incredible and Magical place..

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing experience

  • 5 of 5

For being my first time in Costa Rica I don't think anywhere else could have topped where we stayed. A great location and beautiful scenery any direction you look.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed it. Come back and see us again soon.
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  • 5 of 5

The villa was fabulous! My husband an I stayed there as a part of a group for a wedding everything at the villa and Costa Rica in general was wonderful! Ricky was spot on in every situation he was there for whatever anyone needed! Ricky & Junior not only prepared tasty well presented dishes but were welcoming & very professional! Was much more than I expected.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for all the kind words about the Escape Villas' team. We appreciate the time you took to let us know that we provided a fabulous vacation! We look forward to seeing you again soon!
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Cant wait to come back!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time. The house was absolutely beautiful! Ricky did an amazing job making sure any questions we had was answered and always willing to go above and beyond to help us plan activities! The chefs and their food were amazing as well as the maids! Cant wait to come back and visit again!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Super!! We can't wait to see you again soon! All of us at Escape Villas are ready to assist when you are... Many thanks for all your kind words about us.
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Michigan, USA

Best vacation ever

  • 5 of 5

The villa was beautiful and comfortable and the view spectacular! Fernando, Valerie, and Ricky were great to work with....Ricky always went out of his way to help us with whatever we needed. Even the chefs and the maids were top notch. Staying at Casa Villa Azul helped make this the best vacation ever.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Terrific news that Escape Villas delivered the best vacation ever!! Casa Vista Azul is a special villa and we always enjoy hearing how much guests, like you, enjoyed their time here. We look forward to seeing again soon!
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Michigan, USA

Great time!

  • 5 of 5

Visited Costa Rica for the first time. What a spectacular place for a vacation. The villa was immaculately kept. Views are stunning. At first I was surprised at how 'cool' the pool water is at this place, but that turned out to be a very pleasant surprise. Cooling off was wonderful! Walking distance to the beach (but quite uphill on the way back, so some may prefer a cab.) Property management was always helpful, fun and responsive. Would highly recommend!

Word of warning - don't step out of the elevator at floor 2! You'll fall to floor 1!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great news that you enjoyed your vacation here in Manuel Antonio! Thank you for letting us know the elevator door for the 2nd floor came unlocked/sealed. It has already been fixed! The team at Escape Villas thanks you and look forward to seeing you again soon!!
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Nearest Airport
110 Miles
SJO San Jose International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Barba Roja
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Cafe Agua Azul
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Manuel Antonio
Car: recommended

World Class Sport Fishing, Pristine Beaches, White Water Rafting, Canopy Tours, Mangrove Tours, National Parks, Four Wheel Adventures, Wildlife Viewing (see monkeys, sloths and toucans from your living room!) Horseback Riding, Waterfall Tours, Restaurants and Fine Dining, Cinema, Dancing, Full tour menu with CD presentation provided upon checkin


Rates & Availability

Manuel Antonio Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Mid Season
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 21 2017
5 night minimum stay
Low Season
Apr 29 2017 - May 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
Mid Season
May 27 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Low Season
Aug 19 2017 - Nov 17 2017
5 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving week
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Low Season
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
New Years week
Dec 28 2017 - Jan 3 2018
Changeover Day: Thursday
7 night minimum stay
High Season
Jan 6 2018 - Mar 23 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Holy week
Mar 24 2018 - Mar 30 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
High Season
Mar 31 2018 - Apr 13 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Mid Season
Apr 14 2018 - Aug 17 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Low Season
Aug 18 2018 - Nov 16 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

This home has 7 bedrooms, this ad has rates for 5 bedrooms and 10 guests, always private to just your group.
Ask us about rates for larger groups.
Rates include chef services for 2 meals a day, cost of food is addiitonal.
Ask us about meal plans to include food and drinks.
Christmas & New Years: 7 bedroom only and chef services included

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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