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Casa de Delfines - Caribbean Jungle Home

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths (Sleeps 6)

***As of June 1st the downstairs bedroom has been equipped with a new air conditioner, new sliding glass windows with screens, and decorative security bars to offer a more comfortable modern experience in that room.***

Casa de Delfines is located on the first street outside of Puerto Viejo and only a 200 meter walk down our quiet street to Playa Negra. This location means you are close to fabulous restaurants, shopping, spas, and nightlife in town and in complete tranquility at the house!

The lower level consists of a dining room, kitchen, full bathroom, bedroom, and laundry room. The dining room has a hardwood table and chairs. The kitchen is fully equipped for days when you would rather eat in. The full bathroom has terra cotta tiles and a large walk-in hot water shower. The downstairs bedroom has a new air conditioner and screened glass windows and is the perfect place for sensitive electronics. The laundry room has a washing machine and wash basin. Dirty beach clothes are no problem and no need to pack tons of clothes!

The beautiful hardwood upper level consists of the living room, two bedrooms, and half bath. There are cathedral ceilings for great air flow and ceiling fans in every room. The living room is open air and faces towards the Caribbean. There are chair hammocks so you can relax and listen to the sounds of the jungle and ocean! The half bath can be accessed from both bedrooms. The master bedroom has a full sized bed, mosquito net, and shelves for clothing. The second bedroom has two twin beds with mosquito nets and also has shelving for clothing. Also each bedroom has a keyed door.

The outside is completely fenced and gated for security and there are tall privacy hibiscus lining the entire property. The entrance gate is beautifully carved with dolphins and opens to a covered carport for your vehicle. The back patio has a large hammock for lounging by the new concrete outdoor grill which is perfect for cooking up your day's catch without heating up the kitchen. If you see any ripe bananas, cocoa, plantains,papaya, limes, passion fruit, or coconuts in the garden feel free to pick any of them and try what a truly fresh organic piece of fruit tastes like!

The house has a home phone for free local calls and wireless Internet. There is a large safe for personal belongings. Casa de Delfines gives you the comforts of home while being in a tropical paradise!

More Details

Property Manager
Krystle Richardson
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2017

About Krystle Richardson

We came to Puerto Viejo with our family and fell in love with the area and the people. It was like finding that dream place that has been in your head for a long time. We knew we had to call Puerto Viejo home, at least part- time! Since we cannot be there full-time we want to share our home and this wonderful place with others.

Krystle Richardson purchased this house in 2012

Why Krystle Richardson chose Limon Province

We believe it is a great house for many reasons. It's proximity to the beach and town are perfect. The home has a cool concrete bottom with vaulted ceilings and ceiling fans on the upper level for maximum comfort. The kitchen and bathrooms have all of the modern conveniences that make you feel at home while in a jungle paradise.

Amenities

Puerto Viejo de Talamanca House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • lower level bathroom - toilet , shower
    upper level bathroom - toilet , marble vanity
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • lower level bedroom/office - 1 double , air conditioned
    upper level 2nd bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Great for children.
    upper level master bedroom - 1 double
  • upstairs bedrooms have ceiling fans and mosquito nets
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

Casa de Delfines - Caribbean Jungle Home
average rating of 4.827586 based on 29 reviews
5

Great Caribbean house!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Casa de Delfines for 3 nights (a group of 6 people), and were very satisfied with the experience. Krystle (Owner) was very prompt in replying to me once I inquired about the house prior to making my reservation, and was also great in providing information once I had booked it. Once we got to town, Susana (Property Mgr) provided us with the keys, and showed us the house; she was very nice & friendly.

The house had everything we needed, and was as nice as shown in the pictures. We slept comfortably, had a well stocked kitchen available, and spent long nights chatting in the upstairs open living room, which was a great place to hang out. We took advantage of the outdoor grill a couple times, as well.

I'd definitely recommend this house!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

A beautiful property and felt very safe and close to all activites.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed staying in the VRBO! We wish the great air conditioning room was upstairs for sleeping but were glad it was an option to cool off downstairs as we are not used to the heat and humidity being from Minnesota this time of year. The community was wonderful and everyone was very kind and helpful.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy and confortable carribean house

  • 5 of 5

We stayed one month and could have stayed an eternity. In this house you feel at home instantly. Perfekt location, outside living room, nice garden, lovely decoration, well equipped kitchen. We definitely loved it and will be back.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing house, Amazing hosts!

  • 5 of 5

We drove in to PV for the final week of a two week trip in CR. The house was ready for us and the manager, Susana was amazing. We just loved visiting with her! She was a wealth of information about the house and town and surrounding areas. The house itself was a perfect fit for our vacation. My husband and I travelled with our 20 year old daughter and her best friend. The upstairs open living room was the place we all tried to stake a claim to because it was the best place to hang out and read and relax. The beds were comfortable and the kitchen well stocked. Would 100% stay again if we find ourselves back in PV.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, roomy house and beautiful outdoors

  • 5 of 5

My family of 5 stayed for nine days right after Christmas. Casa de Delfines was perfect - lots of room and tastefully decorated with lovely extra touches throughout. Highlights for us were the upstairs sitting area and lush beautiful outside (look out the window and see a coconut tree!). Beach at the end of the lane, nature path along the sea as well as surfboard rentals (great waves!) Easy access to white water rafting, ziplining and other excursions. About a five minute walk from the charming, eclectic town of Puerto Viejo with its wonderful shops and restaurants. If you like breakfast out, we would highly recommend Soda Elizabeth. Relaxed atmosphere, great food and equally great service. Great experience!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The best!

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough good about this place! Location couldn't be better, it is very close to town but not in town. It's a stones throw from the most amazing beach. It's off the main road so no traffic noise. The property is safe and secure. The completely fenced yard was awesome with my little one. If he wandered outside I knew there was no danger of getting onto the road. The house is very clean and well equipped. We did all our own cooking and the kitchen was great. The yard is well kept thanks to the very friendly gardener, Oscar. Having the one air conditioned room was awesome when the heat got overwhelming in the middle of the day. The stairs have a gate at the top which was a must with small children. It was a totally baby/ toddler friendly house. I 100% recommend this house for your stay in Peurto Viejo. Thank you Krystal!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
250 Kilometres
International-Juan Santamaria San Jose (SJO)
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Kaya's Place
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Kaya's Place
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Playa Negra
Car: not necessary

Zipline, Turtle watching, Bribri medicine man tour, Dolphin watching , Yoga, Jaguar Rescue Center, Sloth Sanctuary

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Rates & Availability

Puerto Viejo de Talamanca House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$90
 

Additional information about rental rates

2016 discounted rate of $600 per week (7 nights) with additional nights charged at $90 per day.
$25-$50 non-refundable pet cleaning fee charged for pets depending on length of stay.
Rates subject to change at any time.
Payments accepted through VRBO payments via debit/credit card or US e-check or Paypal.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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