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Stunning jungle Cabin Steps from the beach

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 1 master bedroom + second bedroom 2 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Beautifully remodelled, secluded cabin in jungle setting, just steps from the beach. Perfect for couples or families (except toddlers ) Lie in the hammocks and listen to the gentle breaking of the waves, hear the howler monkeys as they scramble through the tree tops, walk along the deserted beach, or swim in the nearby rivers. There are plenty of areas to explore in and around the village, great hiking and surfing close by. A good selection of small restaurants for eating out, within a short walk. A real Costa Rican experience, but within easy reach of the more touristy places of Montezuma and Santa Teresa

Keywords: casita,beach front cabin,secluded,romantic,jungle,ocean front,nature,quiet,rustic,private,

More Details

Owner
fiona
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 5, 2017

About fiona

I moved to Costa Rica in 1989 and fell in love with Cabuya, the village and its people

fiona purchased this cabin in 1998

Why fiona chose Puntarenas

Cabuya is relatively unspoilt by tourism, the local population are fishermen and farmers. the wildlife and nature is amazing, and there are plenty of things to do close by. Hiking,swimming,biking,horseback riding,kayaking fishing etc

What makes this cabin unique

Peacefulness, nature, buying fresh fish from the neighbours, outdoor living at its best

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything is perfect over here, Jenny is taking very good care of us and the house is exactly what we were looking for, we couldn't ask for anything more!
Jan 2017
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Amenities

Cabuya Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • master bedroom - 1 queen , large bedroom opening onto big front porch with sea view
    downstairs bedroom - 2 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Private garden leading to beach, hammocks and outdoor seating.Free use of Kayaks.

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

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Stunning jungle Cabin Steps from the beach
average rating of 4.8 based on 8 reviews
5

Heaven on earth

  • 5 of 5

This is one of our favourite places we've ever stayed. And we travel a lot. The house itself is stunning, and waking up in the treetops to the sun rising over the beach-- incredible. Both the caretaker and Jenny, who runs the local el coyote cafe, were so nice, and helpful at every turn. Tremendous value for the money and a place we will certainly return to.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Cheshire UK
5

Perfect beach house experience

  • 5 of 5

A beach house that is the perfect quiet, relaxing base to stay all day there or from which to explore the beautiful peninsula. The open style made us feel we were really living in the forest, especially when the howler monkeys come through. Beautiful trees and birds all around. The sand beach in front of the house has glorious sunrises - and is lovely for swimming at high tide - take trainers as it is stony in the water. There are restaurants nearby, Montezuma 5k's away and plenty more great beaches and forest to explore. And all around the interesting, small community of Cabuya. I highly recommend having your own car as there is a lot to explore . The grocery shop is just a walk away from the beach house. It's really lovely to just relax at the beach house too on the upstairs verandah in the hammock.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: THanks very much Gilly, I am so glad you enjoyed your stay
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saint croix falls, wi, usa
5

perfect unique beach house for relaxing vacation!

  • 5 of 5

we loved this house and location. the caretakers are very nice, and keep the grounds very well kept. the property is just feet off the beach, so just a few steps through the palm trees you can find a hammock to relax in, or pretty much your own private beach! some days when the tide is low, the beach is so rocky, but we didn't mind & it was fun to see where the water water was every day. it's good to have a car in the area~ montezuma is just 25 min drive down, & cabuya just down the road, with just a few resturaunts which are great, but we were also happy to go to the market & cook at home/eat outside at the cool tree house type home. also many popular beaches on west coast just about 1 hr away, but we really preferred the quite beach and house right there. the bedroom upstairs is beautiful, with big windows all around for nice tree top views, and a bathroom as well. the main road that goes through this area is right behind house, so just a bit loud at night on weekends, but no problem for us. we loved this house~ just 2 of us, but would be great for 4 as well. perfect place to stay in the area, & for a real costa rican experience!! thank you!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San José, Costa Rica
5

Sweet little love shack

  • 5 of 5

This Jungle Cabin, has two outstanding features: the beauty of the place where it is standing, and the care that the owners have imprinted onto the maintenance of the garden-jungle that separates the beach from the cabin.

This little cabin's backyard is a natural private beach with tall trees providing beautiful sets of shadows on top of curvy paths that lead to the ocean. That point, and the hammocks on the almost deserted beach made our stay. The neighbors are friendly and there's a cafeteria with a good selection of bakery treats.

Id recommend renting a car to go visit nearby spots and if you want to see more populated neighboring beachtowns, but you'll be safe to know that you'll be back to your own beach after your little expedition. Highly recommended for couples with or without children.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Michigan, USA
4

Perfect private retreat

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was perfect for us--very quiet, private, and beach steps away. Liked the hammocks along the beach. Melissa and her husband were very pleaant and helpful;. their two dogs were our constant companions around the cabin and on walks outside the property. A nearby hotel offered the use of their pool and also serve food and drinks if you desire.. The next door fisherman caught fish for us one day and we cooked them up in our kitchen. Everything was just as we had hoped for if you want privacy and solitude. Small wonderful bakery and small grocery store within walking distance. Close to Cabo Blanco for jungle walks.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you enjoyed your stay, hope that you can come back again.Thanks for taking time to write a review.
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Map

Reserva Natural Absoluta Cabo Blanco
Montezuma Beach
Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Tambor
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Paquera

Canopy tours, butterfly garden,yoga classes

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

downpayment by Paypal, cash payment on arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.