Located just 200 meters to the beach, this brand new and modern beach house in Puerto Viejo on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica offers guests the best beach vacation- a location that can't be beat (only 200 meters to the beach), beautiful beaches (Cocles, Punta Uva, Playa Chiquita, Playa Manzanillo), sounds of the waves, modern amenities and security. Located just outside the bustling downtown core of Puerto Viejo in a quiet and affluent neighborhood, the house is only a 2 minute walk to a beautiful swimming beach and to Salsa Brava, one of the regions best surf breaks, restaurants, cafes and bars.
The Surf Shack is designed to maximize the beauty of the natural surroundings and offer guests modern comforts and convenience. The main living space has 20 foot ceilings and each room has powerful ceiling fans to ensure that the ocean breezes continue to circulate throughout the house. There are hammocks on the front terrace to ensure that you have the best spot to hear the ocean waves and see wildlife while sipping a cold drink. Speaking of wildlife, it's not uncommon to see a sloth crossing the front yard, iguanas, a variety of birds, and of course monkeys can often be both heard and spotted!
Modern comforts include a well appointed kitchen with large stainless steel fridge, coffee maker, blender, flat screen tv with satellite, Wifi Internet, glassed in shower/bath that includes rainfall showerhead, hot water, large closets, and modern décor.
The house will comfortably fit up to 6 people.
Please note: 2 night minimum stay
*** Damage deposit of $500 CDN must be received no later than 5 business days after booking for reservation to be considered confirmed and must be received by host via interac transfer or PayPal. Should no damage be incurred during guest's stay, damage deposit to be refunded to guest within 5 business days of check out.
Should damage to the house be sustained during guest's stay, photos will be shared of damage and estimate of repairs provided (where possible) for hosts/guests to resolve matter in a timely manner. The damage deposit WILL NOT be refunded to guest until compensation for damages is agreed upon by host/guest. Once resolved, balance of deposit (if any) will be refunded to guest within 5 business days. If guest does not respond to host attempts to make contact regarding compensation within 5 business days, the damage deposit will not be refunded.****
Nearly the entire town of Puerto Viejo sits on the beach and there are lots of great swimming spots as well as a lot of great surfing! Puerto Viejo has long been popular with international surfers.
Other nearby activities include: bike rentals, boogie boards, scuba diving, fishing, kayaking (sea and mangrove), spas, Jaguar Wildlife Rescue Center (a must see!), chocolate tours, ziplining, sea turtles nesting in Gandoca (March-June, nesting through August).