This luxury home is situated on 1/4 acre of fully titled land close to the beach in an exclusive and private neighborhood off Pacific Canyon Drive in Manuel Antonio – the number one vacation destination in all of Costa Rica. With stunning ocean views overlooking the world famous Manuel Antonio National Park, this property checks off every item on the list that international tourists seek in a vacation rental. Property in Manuel Antonio – let alone this neighborhood – is highly sought after and you couldn’t ask for a better income producing real estate asset.
Outdoor entertaining is fantastic with two sprawling decks furnished with hammocks, sun lounges, al fresco dining areas, and a teak ceiling terrace bar with a complete kitchen, gas grill and side burner. A whirlpool jacuzzi cascades into a 25,000 gallon pool with swim-in grotto. The two story spiral pool slide is an attraction that families absolutely adore. Adults can relax on sun lounges or enjoy spa services while the kids are happily occupied all day. Partake in the outdoor activities while surrounded by a tropical rainforest environment, listening to the subtle sound of the surf rolling into shore and gaze out an ocean view that is second to none.
The 3 story home was recently renovated in 2014 and includes over 6,000 square feet of indoor living space. It can comfortably accommodate large groups of up to 14 people and it is ideal for family reunions and weddings. The home was completely refurnished and includes 2 grand king Master Suites, 2 Guest Suites, an open loft, a library / media room and a private entry guest house with a kitchenette. The living and dining areas are highlighted by a 22-foot vaulted ceiling, floor to ceiling windows, and a fully-equipped gourmet kitchen with granite slab counters.
New furnishings include a mix of imported antique art and locally made custom exotic wood furniture in a Balinese/Asian style. Exotic woods include teak, purple heart, acacia, cristobal (mahogany) chuchuri and others. Several carvings, statues and artisanal items were imported from Thailand including the reportedly 400 year old doors on display, which were removed from the Thai temple of ‘Suan Doc Mai’ in a renovation performed 200 years ago. Other finishes and amenities include imported marble and vanities in all baths, exotic jungle shower, indoor/outdoor high fidelity stereo system, large flat screen TVs with cable, Internet, DVD player, telephones, security alarm system and a programmable safe.
The landscaped grounds on a quarter acre are divine and the ambience is pure Costa Rica. Guests can look forward to daily visits from red winged parrots, hummingbirds, toucans, white faced monkeys, squirrel monkeys and howler monkeys frolicking in the lush rainforest environment. The fragrance of the Ylang Ylang tree (the essence of Chanel #5) welcomes you and is only one of many tropical varieties found in the private gardens. The property offers a sense of privacy yet guests can conveniently walk to many restaurants, bars, a private nature reserve, or to the bus stops. No car is necessary, but attached secure parking is included.
The home is turn key ready with a professional staff and online marketing system in place. This premier property has it all and is a must see if you are a serious investor looking for a rock solid income producing real estate asset in Costa Rica.