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Beautiful Modern Home in Siepre, Gateway to Drake Bay

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,700 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Our 3 Bedroom Home is Perfectly Situated to Enjoy Many Outdoor Activities

Our newly built tropical home is special place to relax and enjoy the South Pacific region Costa Rica. Three bedroom home, 1700 square feet of living area. Modern kitchen so you can relax and enjoy your own meals. Air conditioning to cool the air when you are ready to get a peaceful night sleep. The outdoor pool is perfect place relax and enjoy the scenery along the river. The bedrooms are spacious with love seats in each room to allow for privacy from other guests. 2 bathrooms with showers one upstairs in the master bedroom and downstairs on the main floor. Internet availability. The newly landscaped grounds will create a peaceful setting to walk the property and enjoy the flora.

More Details

Owner
Gregory Konsor
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, written spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2018

About Gregory Konsor

Former Peace Corp Volunteer that enjoyed Central America 30 years ago and has created a beautiful home in the South Pacific of Costa Rica

Gregory Konsor purchased this house in 2013

Why Gregory Konsor chose Sierpe

Palmas Rojas is uniquely situated in the village of Sierpe - gateway to Drake Bay and many travel activities. Our 3 bedroom home allows for modern comforts along the Ester Azul River which connects to the Sierpe RIver and access to the Pacific Ocean.

What makes this house unique

Enjoy morning coffee as the Howler Monkeys wake up the surrounding wildlife. Eco-Tour boats pass along the bank looking for wildlife on the banks. Head into the village to book your days activity. FIshing Charter can pick up on the property edge to spend a day fishing the river or fishing around Cano Island. Jump on the bicycle and head into the village to get supplies for your days meals or enjoy the local restaurants. Relax at the house pool and enjoy the local flora and wildlife.

Amenities

Sierpe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , love seat in room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , love seat in room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

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Beautiful Modern Home in Siepre, Gateway to Drake Bay
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
4

Such a relaxing getaway

  • 4 of 5

We loved the house and were very comfortable there. Getting picked up at the dock on the lot is so convenient! Shani, once again, made all the necessary arrangements for a day of fishing on the Sierpe.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home in a great location of Costa Rica

  • 5 of 5

Our family had an excellent stay at Palmas Rojas. We love the town and the area and we couldn't have asked for more with regards to our stay at the house.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house in a peaceful setting.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent, well maintained home with beautiful pool. Caretaker Ronald was very helpful. Kayak available which allows you to get into the heart of the mangroves. Was able to see an amazing variety of birds and animals including very large crocodiles. House is a bit isolated but with a car it was easy getting around.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gananoque, Ontario
5

Beautiful!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The house is gorgeous. Beautiful property. A little isolated from town but we expected that. Shani the caretaker was so helpful the entire stay. Would definitely recommend this place and would love to come back again

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kansas City
5

Serenity in Costa Rica

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a place off the beaten path in Costa Rica, for a quiet getaway this is the place. We loved sitting in the back yard and seeing many varieties of tropical birds. iguanas, and much more. The estero azul river is just down a short path from the house. There is a dock too. We were excited that the owner let us use the two person kayak. We Kayaked a total of 5 miles on two different days of the trip. We were able to go on our own tour of the river and see the birds, waterfowl, small crocs, etc... We saw many people on paid pontoon tours of the river. We were excited to have the opportunity to take the tour on our own for free! The lodging was fantastic! The A/C worked great. The pool was refreshing. There were bicycles available, we didn't end up using them. Towels are apparently provided here, but they were all very old and looked like they had been to the beach a time or two. No wash cloths or hand towels to be found.

Sierpe is a very secluded town. It took us about 20 minutes of driving to get to the town from the nearest highway. There are some day excursion companies in the town of Sierpe. You might want to book a trip with one of them if you are spending a long time in Sierpe. In the town of Sierpe, there's not really anything to do.

We went to La Perla rentals and booked the Corcavado boat ride/ guided hike. Jorge the owner, gave us a rate of $80 a person USD. It was worth every penny to see Corcavado. We had Robbie and Luis as our guides.

We were in Sierpe for 4 nights. We ate out at La Perla restaurant two times.... It was just ok. One night, we drove to Palma Norte and bought groceries to cook at the house. One night we drove an hour North to Uvita and ate at Restaurante La Dona. Delicious big portions. I would highly recommend seeing Ballena Nacional Parque if you are near Uvita. Beautiful beach.

I highly recommend that you rent a car if you stay here. Also, as a general rule, I recommend that you rent a 4 wheel drive vehicle in Costa rica. This property didn't require 4 wheel drive to get to it, but there is about 2 miles that you will drive on.

I highly recommend this rental.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Angie for the review. We are headed to the house "Palmas Rojas" at the end of April loaded with new towels (bath and kitchen), curtains and bedding. We appreciate your stay and comments. Hope to have you as a guest again. Greg
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5

The property was beautiful and well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved staying at this beautiful home. I have two boys ages 17 and 14 and there was no shortage of adventures! What I found so great about the location was that many of the local tours would pick up and drop off right at our dock. This made everything so much more convenient. The boys and I also felt very safe at the property.

A few of the expeditions that we went on that I highly recommend were fishing off of Cano Island with our guide Pablo - http://www.sierpe-fishing.com.

Hiking through Corcovado National Park.

Checking out the waterfall in Uvita.

Lastly, Shani and Ronald took care of all of our needs while we stayed at the house. They were both very responsive and catered to our every need.

I highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Palmar Norte
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Mouth of Sierpe RIver and Uvita
Car: not necessary

Located across the Ester Azul RIver in the village of Sierpe. Many activities can be planned with tour guides in the village. Bird watching in the mangroves, river fishing, ocean fishing, mountain biking, river tours, howler monkey tours, snorkeling and scuba diving on Cano Island. Food and beverage dining available in SIerpe.

The location of the house is real private and quiet. Spend the morning sitting by the river listening to the sounds of nature. Cool off in the afternoon and evening in the house pool watching the sunset. Take a drive and check out the surf towns Dominical and Uvita.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $99

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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