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Award-Winning Luxury Ocean View Condo 275 Yds from the Beach

Bedrooms 9
Space 10,000 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Condo, 9 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 10+ Baths, (Sleeps up to 25)

The award-winning Vista De Sirena is located in a quiet and secluded fishing village 15 miles south of Jacó.  The building sits on a hillside just 275 meters from the beach and offers one of the most amazing views of the ocean along the entire western coast of Costa Rica.  Enjoy a short walk to the beach where you can put your feet in the sand, play in tide pools, snorkel, swim or surf.  You can also charter a world-class fishing tour in nearby Quepos or Herradura, or join up with one of the local fishermen right here in Esterillos Oeste.  The waters are teeming with Snapper, Jack and a variety of other delicious fish.  A short scenic drive will lead you to Jacó for shopping, dining, and great night life.  A 40-minute drive in the opposite direction will take you to Manuel Antonio, the most popular national park in Costa Rica, where you can enjoy hiking and swimming and experience a diversity of wildlife.

Each of the building's three air conditioned units has a spacious entry with plenty of room to leave your surfboards or anything else you need to store behind locked doors.  On the right hand side of the walkway you'll find the entry to the main living area, kitchen and dining space.  At the other end of the main living area you'll enjoy the panoramic view of the ocean through the wall of glass with large sliding doors that open up to private balconies. For added privacy, each unit resides on its own floor and has three bedroom suites. Two suites feature king beds; the third suite has a queen bed; One of the bedrooms has a full bed that pulls out from under the king bed for additional sleeping accommodations. Additionally, each bedroom features pillow-top beds with memory foam toppers.  

The rooftop is an ideal place to enjoy the company of close friends and good food while sitting at the palapa bar, lounging on the deck, or swimming in the infinity pool.

The penthouse unit comes with a few added luxuries.  The main living area is considerably larger with more windows to enhance the views and a gorgeous teak-paneled ceiling.  If you want to the enjoy the cover of being indoors and still feel the ocean breeze, the entire ocean-facing wall slides open providing a spacious entry to the balcony.

Keywords: Luxury condo with fantastic views, seclusion, and only 275 meters from one of the best surf beaches in Costa Rica. Rent a 1-bedroom suite or the entire building. Great for family and group vacations. 5 Mbps WiFi available.

Full rates are listed below:


Nov 2-Aug 31 ... $1059/night ... $7413/week ... 3 night min ... ENTIRE BUILDING


Sept 1-Nov 1 ..... $775/night ... $5,425/week ... 3 night min ... ENTIRE BUILDING

*Please note that holiday rates are an additional 15%/night (Thanksgiving, Christmas/New Years, Santa Semana).

$1,059 due at time of reservation; remainder due at checkin along with a $1,000 refundable damage deposit.

Cleaning fees are $200 at the end of the stay; less if renting 1 or 2 floors. Daily cleaning is $120/day for the entire building (clean bathrooms, kitchen, sweep, make beds). PayPal also accepted.

Price for the building is for the building only, catering and travel not included. We can refer you to people for those amenities, but we are not responsible for them.

PLEASE NOTE: WE OPERATE ON A FIRST-COME-FIRST-SERVED BASIS. UNTIL WE HAVE A CONTRACT AND A DEPOSIT IN HAND, THE RESERVATION IS NOT FINALIZED. We'll make every effort to let you know that someone else is interested in your dates if applicable.

More Details

David Payne
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2017

About David Payne

Photographer from Orem, Utah, USA.

Love to surf and travel.

We've travelled to Costa Rica ever since our first visit in 2000.

David Payne purchased this condo in 2010

Why David Payne chose Esterillos Oeste

We fell in love with Esterillos Oeste when we visited in 2007. Soon after, we bought our first condo and chose to invest in the area. The views from where we built the condo are among the best we've found along the entire Pacific coast. The locals are friendly and easy going. Esterillos is more laid back and tranquil than the busier Jaco and Manuel Antonio tourist areas.

What makes this condo unique

The beach is an easy 275 meter walk down the hill from the building and is easy to reach on foot even carrying a surfboard.

The 3500 square-foot gathering area on the rooftop of the building hosts a pool, bar area with palapa, and incredible views.

The building includes a security system and a full-time manager.


Esterillos Oeste Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 10000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 25
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Garage
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 11 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
    Bathroom 8 -
    Bathroom 9 -
    Bathroom 10 -
    Bathroom 11 -
  • There are 3 1/2 baths on each floor and a bath on the rooftop with an outside shower. there is also an outside shower at the entrance of the building.
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 25
  • Sleeping Porch - There's at least one hammock on each level.
    Bedroom 9 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , Back bedroom, Penthouse
    Bedroom 8 - 1 king , 1 queen , Second bedroom, Penthouse (faces the ocean)
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , 1 queen , Second bedroom, floor 2 (faces the ocean)
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , Back bedroom, floor 2
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 queen , Second bedroom, floor 1 (faces the ocean)
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Back bedroom, floor 1
    Bedroom 7 - 1 king , Master bedroom, Floor 3 (faces the ocean)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Master bedroom, floor 2 (faces the ocean)
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom, floor 1 (faces the ocean)
  • King size beds (7), Queen size Beds (5), Twin or Single Beds (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Infinity pool and palapa with bar on spacious rooftop gathering area,On-site manager,WiFi


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never lived in Germany.

Large family reunion in luxury ar a most reasonable rate!

  • 5 of 5

Everyone had plenty of room and the roof top swimming pool and hammocks and grill served us well for getting together for dinner. The weather was supposed to be rainy but mostly - like Camelot - it rained at night.

We loved being away from the city and the local grocery store met most of our needs. Javier was a great host and arranged many things for us. Some of the family rented cars and we enjoyed many excursions. Restaurants were close and beautiful. Beautiful water and beaches some of which we shared with the monkeys. A great time by all ages 1 1/2 - 80 years old.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jersey City, New Jersey

Better than the pictures!!

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 16 that stayed at this property got 5 days. The experience was great from the moment we arrived. Javier accommodated our group with rides and excursions when we needed them. We used the chef Michael that Dave the owner recommended. Michael's food was good excellent and he made us breakfast and dinner for the entire trip. I highly recommend this property for your stay!! Everyone was comfortable and we did not feel overcrowded.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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The property was good. I really enjoyed my stay. This is a great place for couples.

  • 4 of 5

Our group wasn't ready for this experience and without the help of Javier we might have had an awful time. Do not rent a car just let Javier set up transportation to and from the airport. Also let Javier set up transportation to Jaco if needed. There are a few restaurants down from the house and along the beach. There are limited stores so try and buy everything at the Walmart in San Jose before traveling to the house. The only problem we had was the internet going in and out but sometimes you need to let go of all the electronics and social media to enjoy time with the people you are with.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, some how even better than the pictures!

  • 5 of 5

I was with a group of 18 friends celebrating new years and we all had very high hopes for the property based on the description and pictures. All of these hopes were exceeded. It's a beautiful home in a beautiful location. I can't recommend it enough, thanks Dave!

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A beautiful space in a beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

We took a group of 26 for a yoga retreat. 18 stayed in this beautiful home and the other 8 stayed in a nearby property owned by the same owners that was also beautiful. The views from the common living areas and most of the bedrooms are absolutely incredible, and the ocean waves make beautiful background noise. Several fun excursions are close and Javier, who manages the house, is a wonderful resource for any needs that arise. We did yoga by the rooftop pool twice a day and enjoyed beautiful Costa Rica with ziplining, river rafting, waterfall hiking and jumping, surfing lessons, horseback rides, and trips to nearby Jaco, Quepos and Manuel Antonio Park. This was an amazing trip!

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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A gem in Costa Rica!

  • 5 of 5

From day one our guests were impressed and happy to stay at Vista de Sirena. From the bedrooms to the rooftop everything was top notch! The service Javier, Arturo, and Alan provided was very comforting. We look forward to coming back soon to do it all over again. Thank you for the great hospitality!!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
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Nearest Airport
80 Miles
SJO - Juan Santamaría International Airport
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Los Almendros
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Esterillos Oeste
Car: recommended

Local activities:

Surfing (5 surfing beaches nearby)

Horseback riding (Discovery Horse Tours)

Ziplining (Chiclets or Vista Los Sueños)

Fishing (William from the village is great!)

White water rafting (1 hour south in Quepos/Manuel Antonio)


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Property Damage Protection $59
Building Cleaning Fee $250

Daily cleaning can be arranged for a fee of $120/day for light cleaning (make beds, sweep floors, clean bathroom and kitchen).

Any taxes are included in the fee.

Rentals are not confirmed until the deposit and a contract are received.

Please Note: A Property Damage Protection policy of $59 is mandatory. We also require a refundable damage deposit of $1,000, due upon entry.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.