About the property
- House4305 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 - 9 nights
4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, AC, pool, cable, wifi, bbq, close to the beach
Casa Buddha is a gorgeous house. Upstairs there are two bedrooms, 1 bath, tall windows and glass doors leading into the living and kitchen areas and hosts a large deck ideal to have dinner or drinks at night. The kitchen is spacious and open, with granite countertops and tile floors, fully equipped with a swimming pool with glass / ceramic tile.
Downstairs consists of two adorable rooms. Each room has a private entrance and bathroom. The house has nice landscaping, and is fully equipped to make your stay really comfortable.
The house is located in the heart of Playa Grande, walking distance to most the attractions. It won't take you more than a 10 minute walk to move around town. Playa Grande is a great mix of nationalities which embraces all our visitors. I'm originally from Costa Rica, so I know the area really well in case you need help with booking tours, surf lessons or even just rides.
Come and enjoy Playa Grande with us!!
Book with us and we'll treat you to a complimentary pizza dinner for you and your group
Home owner and surfer
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- Response time:
- within one day
- english, spanish, portuguese, italian
- Calendar last updated:
- May 24, 2018
Why Fabricio Riggioni chose Playa Grande Estates
Casa Buddha is one of the best options in town at a fair price. It's really nice and cosy. You will have a great time in it.
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Staying at Fabricio's house was one of the greatest blessings. The house itself is big and spacious, and the backyard and front was great. The hammock was probably one of our favorite things in the house. There is a washer and dryer also available which was great being that we stayed 11 days. For our stay we were a group of 8, 2 girls and 6 boys and Fabricio was great at accommodating us in the house. As to Fabricio he was truly the greatest host, from acquiring us transportation to and from the airport and Tamarindo, groceries, bank runs, information to local bars as well as booking excursions for us, you name it and fabricio would always follow through with details and information. The town itself is very nice and everyone is really welcoming. Theres a pizza place next to the house that is oh so yummy as well as Shakas which is a 5 min walk about same as the little town grocery store. The beach was about a 10 min walk, which actually was not bad and the beach itself is beyond beautiful. There was also the taco shack owned by J that had by far the greatest tacos and smoothies. Our trip overall was more than we expected it to be and were very sad to come back to the states. Cannot wait to come back to Playa Grande and definitely stay here again and for a longer period of time.
Thanks again Fabricio !
Convent, Comfortable PG Location
We had a relaxing stay in PG. The house is a ten minute walk from the beach and located near several good restaurants, surf shops, and a colmado. The pool is convenient for when avoiding the mid-day sun on the beaches. The house is spacious with a kitchen and living room blending together. It was nice having the two separate bedroom units in the basement. Everything in the house functioned as advertised. There is one downside.There is room for only one conventional car due to erosion on the dirt road abutting the parking pad. You might get two SUVs in there, but would not count on it. We must have been their during the construction season (November). It seemed all the neighbors were working on some kind of project throughout the day!
Excelente servicio del personal y muy buenas instalaciones
La casa cuenta con todas las comodidades que se ofrecen en el anuncio además de que se ubica sumamente cerca de grandiosas playas
The property was absolutly amazing. Pool was fantastic Grounds kept very tidy.
Overall fabulous stay. Caretaker was very friendly and helpful. Very kind man. Information about rental was on key, wifi was a must and never let us down.
Great House to stay in
My wife and I stayed her for 3 weeks in February/March. The accommodations are more than adequate and the 2 separate rooms on the ground level provide even more privacy if you have a larger party. We looked forward every day to sitting in the back yard, and dipping in the pool. While it was quite windy while we were there, the breeze kept it feeling a little cooler.
Fabricio was great to deal with, and if we emailed him, he was quick in responding. The caretaker, Lenin did a fantastic job trying to keep the pool and surroundings clean, although with all the wind, we would clean the pool as well to remove the leaves.
The house is only a 10 minute walk to the beach, which is amazing and not all that crowded. The near by restaurants well all really good as well.
I would highly recommend this house to anyone, whether it is a couple or a family with older children. We would definitely rent from Fabricio again if we were back in the Playa Grande area.
Enjoyable stay at Casa Bella/Buddha
Our family of 8 enjoyed this great vacation home for a 3 night stay February, 2017. We chose it especially because it had 4 bedrooms with 4 queen beds and we could be close to the beach and prepare our own meals. We were not disappointed! Lenin, the property keeper was very helpful in giving us information about the area and came each day to check on us and clean out the pool. It can be very windy there and the flowers/leaves sometimes blow into the pool. But they are easy to remove with the big net provided. The pool water temperature was good.
A highlight of our stay was when Leni's wife came (we hired her through owner, Fabricio) and prepared a Costa Rican meal for us. We tasted many new things and enjoyed talking to her about life in Costa Rica. If you are doing your own cooking, bring everything with you except coffee. That is provided for you.
Playa Grande is a wonderful 5 km long beach of sand which is comfortable to walk and was never crowded. The younger ones went out into the water and enjoyed looking at all the pretty shells, etc. We left all the shells so there will be some there when YOU go to Playa Grande! It's a 10 minute walk down the road. We got some gorgeous orange sunset pictures our first day there. The beach closes at 6pm because there are often turtles coming to lay eggs and should be left alone.
We also made a short drive trip up to Playa Conchal (Shell Beach) which is a beach of crushed shells. It's a smaller beach tucked away behind the town.
The hammock and resident iguana/lizard entertained everybody!
We would return to Fab's home again if we ever get the chance. Very enjoyable stay.
Casa Buddha is located in the heart of beautiful Playa Gande, Guanacaste; one of the most beautiful white sand beaches of Costa Rica's Gold Coast. The house is located within an 8 minute walk to the beach and just around the corner from delicious restaurants, convenience store and surf shops. Playa Grande is a popular spot among surfers, and it is known for its perfect conditions all year round (specially Dec thru May). The National Park for leather back sea turtles (Parque Nacional Marino Las Baulas) is located within walking distance and during the nesting season tours are available to view the turtles in their natural habitat, one of the most breathtaking experiences in the world. You can also select from a variety of adventure tours including snorkeling, estuary tours, horseback riding, ATV tours, diving excursions, sport fishing, canopy tours and more. I can help you get the best deals in the area. Come down to Playa Grande and spend the best vacation of your life at Casa Buddha