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Luxury ocean view Home in secluded tropical paradise - spoil yourself!

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 3,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 bedroom, 4 bathroom with ocean and jungle views and infinity pool

Casa Estrellas is the prefect balance between high-end vacation and secluded getaway. This brand new home features four bedrooms, a massive private infinity pool, fully equipped kitchen, an outdoor dining area with breathtaking views, and high end furnishings, linens and appliances throughout.

The master suite is equipped with a king sized bed with his and hers walk in closets and a stunning ensuite with walk out access to the pool. The upper suite also includes a king sized bed with private walk in closet and a massive ensuite as well as a private ocean view terrace

and a separate office space. There is also a queen sized bedroom which shares a third bathroom with another child friendly room furnished with a bunk bed that features a double lower and single upper level. If you require extra space, the theatre room is currently equipped with two additional single beds to allow everyone to have their own privacy. A fourth bathroom

adjacent to the pool ensures additional privacy and space.

The secluded nature of this spectacular home still permits easy access to grocery stores, beaches, unique tours and top quality restaurants. Whale and dolphin watching trips are famous in this region and are not to be missed. The location also serves as a perfect home base for visiting the Osa peninsula and Corcovado National Park. End your days with cocktails on the outdoor patio and enjoy refreshing mountain breezes and starlit skies.

More Details

Property Manager
Anita Dobson
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

About Anita Dobson

Owners live in Calgary, AB, Canada

Anita Dobson purchased this house in 2014

Why Anita Dobson chose Cantón Osa

From the moment we set foot in Costa Rica for the first time, we knew it was THE place for us. We chose the property because we loved the serenity and beauty of the southern pacific coast. The defining moment was standing on the ridge where our house is now located and feeling the ocean breeze while looking out at the panoramic view.

What makes this house unique

Our home was designed with all of the luxurious comforts of a high end home. It also feature the beauty of Costa Rican elements such as local hardwood ceilings and custom made cabinets and furniture throughout. The best part is that your closest neighbour is the jungle and yet you can find five star restaurants and beaches within a 20 minute drive.


Cantón Osa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Check-in time is no later than 4:00pm
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - Upper Suite - toilet , shower , Dual sinks
    Bathroom 1 - Master Ensuite - toilet , shower , Gorgeous curved glass block shower with natural light
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , Outdoor access for convenience when using pool
  • Separate outdoor shower near pool
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 bunk bed , double bottom and twin upper
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , this room is a future theatre room
    Bedroom 2 - Upper Suite - 1 king , includes large walk in closet
    Bedroom 1 - Master - 1 king , includes two walk in closets
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
A 4x4 vehicle is required for the access road to the property. Check-in time is no later than 4pm to ensure property managers can meet you and guide you to our home during daylight hours.


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Luxury ocean view Home in secluded tropical paradise - spoil yourself!
average rating of 5.0 based on 35 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This is our third one month stay and we are still just as in love with this property as the first time. Every detail is taken care of which makes the stay over the top. I would recommend this property wholeheartedly and we are definitely returning.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic home in the mountains for a heavenly vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at the house 2/27/18 - 3/07/18. The weather was beautiful. Cool breezes from the ocean every day and woke to the sounds of birds talking to each other every morning. We arrived late on our first day and Sonya purchased groceries for us for dinner and breakfast, so very grateful. It is a must to have a 4 wheel drive vehicle to get up the mountain to the house which takes about 15 minutes. Exquisite home with everything you need. Peaceful and relaxing with all the amenities for a wonderful vacation.

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you had a chance to relax and enjoy the true beauty of Costa Rica! Thank you so much for your stay and we hope to welcome you back the next time you need a vacation!
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Beautiful home with stunning views!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous time at Casa Estrellas! The house, patio and pool are just gorgeous. The appliances provided are all high end, the king sized beds were very comfortable and the bathrooms are enormous. There is great water pressure and lots of hot water, and the internet is great. There were four of us staying for the week and the villa is so spacious that we never felt crowded.

As mentioned in the listing, the property is secluded, which is great. Although it is properly indicated in all information about the home, it should be mentioned that the road leading from the highway to the property is not for the faint of heart. We are used to the roads in this area of Costa Rica, as well as in the Santa Teresa area (where the roads are notorious) so we were expecting a bumpy ride up to the house. However, this road is also extremely steep, with many curves and it takes a good 15 minutes to travel the 3.5 km up or down it (and then another 10 minutes to get to Ojochal). With our 4wd car loaded with luggage, four people and groceries, it was a quite a chore to get to the property on the first day with the "pedal to the metal"! Jan, the property manager, told us that If you turn off the AC in the car, you get about 30% more power, and that really helped. You will want to plan your excursions to avoid unnecessary trips up and down the road.

Nevertheless, we highly recommend this beautiful home and we hope to return in the near future!

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with our future guests. Unfortunately our main access road suffers from heavy rains in October and November and thus can get rough. Road maintenance does occur but on Costa Rican time and will not reduce the two steep inclines but does improve the speed of travel. Of note, there is another access road that does not have the initial steep incline but takes a bit longer. Our property managers will direct you should future guests be concerned by this. As Canadians we completely understand - we initially had the same reaction but after a few trips we were driving like Costa Ricans in no time. Most of the locals even drive motorcycles and 2 wheel drive cars on that road! We are just grateful that the house and views more than make up for it.
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Paradise! Even more beautiful than the photos!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week at this beautiful home. Having rented other homes in this region we can easily say that this is at the top of the list. The home has every amenity you require for a relaxing and worry free stay. The view is incredible. The pool is beautiful and large for homes in the region. Jan and Sonya, the property managers, are quick to respond to any request and are wonderful hosts. We visited with our two young children (1.5 and 4 years old) and the set up of the home was ideal for us. We look forward to our next stay.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your vacation and we look forward to hosting your next trip to Costa Rica!
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Best time I have ever had away from home.

  • 5 of 5

The casa is beautiful,with a view just this side of heaven.Up to date appliances that all work as expected,quality cookware,linens and property mangers.Anita the owner was very helpful, answering emails promptly with clear answers. The casa is very roomy, my 14 year old daughter was able to hide away when not in the pool,lol. This the start of the rainy season but rain holds off till late afternoon. There were many types of birds on the property, and I saw 2 parrots in the tree. No bugs even though I packed for them,you will need 4 wheel drive for the access road, I had a front wheel drive car and never got stuck but I am a crazy driver. Even though the home is way to large for my daughter and I, I will rent here again it is just that great of a place.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Stay!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great home with a wonderful view. A fantastic value in my opinion. The road up to the house is steep and bumpy but anywhere you go in Costa Rica will be like that if you want a good view. Just get a 4 wheel drive and you will be fine. The house is fully equipped and Costa Rica is beautiful. What a wonderful vacation. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying at Casa Estrellas and your kind review. We are thrilled to have provided a wonderful vacation for you. Pura Vida!
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Car: necessary

Our home is perfectly located for those who wish to enjoy the beautiful Costa Ballena beaches, zip lining over jungle canopies, and the multitude of Eco-adventures found in Corcovado National Park.




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $394.79

Note: Pricing is in Canadian dollars - use the drop down tab to covert to $USD

VRBO fees waived if you choose wire transfer payment instead of online booking option

Discounts available for multiple weeks, monthly stays and long term rentals - ask owner.

Damage deposit increases to $1000 for groups of more than 6 persons

Check-in time is no later than 4pm.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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