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Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)

This stunning beachfront condo will take your breath away. Sit on your patio and look out at your private secluded beach. While sipping your morning coffee you will see an amazing array of birds including flocks of parrots and bright busy hummingbirds. The iguanas are very tame and will eat papaya from your hand. You will not see crowded beaches, and the only noise you will hear is the calm rhythmic surf as you drift off to sleep.

After a wonderful day of rest you will be ready to see the night life and it is only steps away. There are two casinos within an easy walk and several places for dinner and dancing .Our condo is located in the famous Flamingo Marina Hotel and affords you all the amenities at no additional charge. Chose among 5 beautifully landscaped pools with waterfalls and swim up bars. The Monkey Bar is a famous local bar that overlooks the fabulous Flamingo Marina.

Sit and sip those wonderful margaritas while watching the boats and sailboats come to harbor. Dinner is available and wonderful The Flamingo Marina Hotel is famous for their chef and the fish is always fresh! Maybe after dinner in the cool of the evening catch a game of tennis on the lighted courts or take a quick plunge in the hot tub.

Local sightseeing is a must and you will have a difficult time chosing between all that Costa Rica has to offer. The leatherneck turtles come ashore to lay their egs and regulated tours are available to see this amazing sight which can only be witnessed a few places in the world. If you are more athletic the Canopy Tours will be your choice as you zip line thru the very tops of ancient trees and see the wonderful families of Howler Monkeys. Prehaps you will see Arenal Volcano erupt, as we did, while sitting at the base of the volcano having dinner.

This is a sight to behold. Maybe you are a fisherman? I have stood in schools of fish so deep that I couldn’t see the clear ocean floor, and pulled in snapper as fast as I could put in a line. Costa Rica boast to have some of the best fishing in the world and boats are easily available at the marina situated out the condo front door. So much diversity exist in Costa Rica that it becomes magical to all who visit.

Your condo has two unbelievable views. The front stand s at the edge of Flamingo Marina which will be upgraded to world class in a couple of years. The back view is your own secluded private beach and nothing stands between you and the sandy beach except the park like landscaped grounds. Sit in your lounge chair and watch the sailboats come into the marina,or see the dive boats pick up divers and fishermen on your beach.

The master suite has a big new king size bed and luxurious custom furniture and your own entrance that opens to the patio and beach. Private bath of course. The 2nd bedroom is accommodating for children or couples as the twin beds can pull apart for children, yet can easily be pushed together for a couple .Large second bath is fully equipped.

The condo is completely updated and has cable TV,DVD, and CD player. Internet is provided. An unusual feature of this condo is you can drive to the condo front door and have no steps to deal with. Easy to unpack and park right in front. Parking and security provided at no charge. Maid service is available. Kitchen is fully equipped and washer and dryer are provided in the condo.

Simply stated this is paradise and life gets no better than this!!

Keywords: Condominium

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Playa Flamingo Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) 2 twins that pull together for a king
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Pools (Shared), Tennis Court (Rackets Provided), 24 Hour Security, Drive to Front Door, Parking Available, Maid Service


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.6666665 based on 15 reviews

Great Location!

  • 3 of 5

This condo had a really nice location. The private beach was perfect, and other near by beaches were nice too. The condo it self was ok. The kitchen I believe was newly re-done, so new the new dishwasher was not hooked up, so we could not even us it. It does need more dishes and pots and pans. If you were really going to do some family cooking, I don't think there was enough supplies. We just ate breakfast, so we were ok. The couch needs to be replaced, faux leather had cracks in it. There are no beach supplies (chairs, cooler, sand toys), did have old beach towels. I was told there would be a hair dryer, and there was not. This did not make me happy, because I didn't bring one from home. The second bathroom also needs curtains, you can see right into the shower from the walkway outside the front door. Didn't use the pool on the property, didn't look like much and the Monkey Bar was closed. The bed were nice, with firm mattresses, but the sheets were old and could use some up dating. I had asked if the two twins beds could be up together to make a king bed. I was told I could do it. Didn't really like that answer. When I got there sure enough, two twin beds, was too much work to put together so we didn't. There was no real communication on check in and check out procedures. Got if figured out, but really should be better communicated. We had a nice time. The view was great and beach was really nice, so in the end we had a nice time.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Beach Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from our visit to Costa Rica which included 6 nights at Playa Flamingo. The location of the condo is great with a beach right in front and just a few minutes walk to Playa Flamingo. These beaches were wonderful but for variety, within a short drive we also explored the beaches at Conchal, Danta and Dantita. The condo is well equipped and has amazing beds. The view to the ocean and boats is great right from the patio and our grandson was intrigued by the boats, birds and iguanas he could see from there! Russell was great to deal with and happy to answer all questions and give suggestions. In Costa Rica, we were met by Willie who welcomed us and was just a phone call away to help out while we were there. A grocery store is nearby and there are great restaurants just a short walk down the road.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2014
  • Stayed: February 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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WOW I saw whales!! From the patio!

  • 5 of 5

This couldnt have been a better location and view. We really enjoyed watching the flocks of parrots, and couldnt believe my eyes when I looked out and saw whales,right in front of the condo in the bay. Really loved that we could walk to easy food, as well as great dining. We loved the ease of this place..It was a relaxing vacation. Owners were really helpfull,and we loved having tennis courts, as well as the kyacks..

Our gang rented 2 codos from these owners... highly recommend this lovely property

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2011
  • Stayed: March 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great family time!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I desperately needed some time away and we found the right place! The accommodations were immaculate and so relaxing. It was like being at a home away from home. We are looking forward to our next family vacation there next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2011
  • Stayed: May 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful View, Great amenities. ON THE BEACH...LOVED IT!

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a place on the ocean, this is IT! we literally walked out the door and were on a beautiful, secluded beach. we took our little cooler out almost everyday and just lounged and enjoyed the beautiful scenery. The sailboats dock just around the corner, so its great to watch them come in everyday! and as a bonus, the fisherman come that way too, so if you want fresh fish- I mean still swimming, you just catch those guys when they come off their boats! Plus, this place has at least 4 pools, and has a great bar and restaurant if you want to mingle and meet some great people! We loved the monkey bar, and we even got to play a little tennis! Ask Tim for some pointers- he's great!

Kathie was great at recommending some great restaurants (Mar Y sol for a nice night out, Outback jacks for someplace laidback), and we loved the zip line canopy tours that we booked through the hotel. Flamingo beach (the famous blue flag beach) was just a short walk, but we loved our little "private" beach so much, we stayed there most of the

Watch out for the iguannas. They will eat your fruit. They are very nice though.

Overall, this place is wonderful. We can't wait to come back again! Pura Vida!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2011
  • Stayed: June 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dream Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This condo was recommended to me by a friend of mine and I am so glad I listened to her. I normally do not write reviews but the owner maintains such a nice place and we enjoyed staying there so much that I just had to send this in. If you want to get your money's worth out of a Costa Rican vacation, you need to stay here. The condo was clean and well appointed with amazing views and close to wonderful ammenties and activities. We had to save for a long time to afford this so it was so important to us that everything be perfect and we were not disappointed in any way!!! The owner was extremely patient in answering all of my questions and very knoweledgable about the area. Stay here if you want the perfect island get away!!!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2011
  • Stayed: January 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
February 6, 2018

About The Owner

We welcome you to our lovely home in Flamingo Costa Rica! We are hard working Texans that love our small ranch in Texas where we raise Arabian horses and rare white labrador retrievers!Russ is a CPA in Dallas and Kathie has a jewelry showroom in Dallas.We fell in love with Costa Rica, partcularly the Flamingo area as it is safe and surrounded by beaches in every direction. The town of Flamingo is literially on a peninsula,surrounded by water.WE continually see whales, turtles mating-nature that just astounds us.We treasure our adventures in Costa Rica,and we are certain the magic of Costa Rica will bring you back for may years to come.Pura Vida!(To The GOOD LIFE!)

The Owner purchased this condo in 2005

Why The Owner chose Playa Flamingo

You cannot imagine sunset on our Terrace! The sun sinks slowly behind the few clouds.The must be put there just for our pleasure.They turn colors that will take your breath away. As we sit ,and finish the day with a glass of wine,we know that we have a place in the world that is unique and peaceful.The folks we have meet are some of the kindest, friendliest people.It becomes normal to ask a stranger, what brought you here? We all want to know each others unusual story.How did you find this place? Its a place, where I have witnessed people buy property on their first visit, pack up from the US and never look back.Its that kind of place.We are fairly cautious folks, so it took as a while to actually select a home here. We traveled and searched for quite a while. Russ and I are picky! I believe what finally convinced us, besides the obvious ...whales..the fishing..THE MONKEYS in our back yard..the list goes on for ever..but the final thing that drew us in,simply the kindness of the people and the overwhelming beauty of nature.Be at peace when you come to our home.You have truly arrived in natures paradise!

What makes this condo unique

Since it is a ground level, it is especially great for young children. They can run out the patio right onto the condo grounds. Parents can easily watch them and they have access to a small almost private beach not 50 yards from the patio.


volcanos, zipline canopy tours, leatherneck turtle nesting site, howler monkeys and amazing wildlife


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $59

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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