Great development property overlooking the city of San Isidro. With high demand for residential opportunities in the region, this property is ideally located just outside the largest city in Southern Costa Rica. The location is perfect for a private gated community with up to 18 possible segregated homesites that can range in size from 3.5 to 10 acres. This can be an exclusive neighborhood with estate size parcels featuring quick access to the city and 45 minutes to the beach.
The 121 acre property is already equipped with internal roads and established homesites. The land is water-rich, with multiple streams flowing through the development. The neighboring rainforest functions as a wildlife corridor that attracts whiteface and howler monkeys, hawks and tropical birds.
From its highest point, the property has amazing views of San Isidro’s Catholic Cathedral and Parque Central (Central Park). At night the city lights up, showing the vastness of the valley and a unique sparkling light show. The property looks out onto the adjacent mountain Chirripó, at 12,530 ft. it is the highest point in all of Central America. In the morning the sun rises over the ridgeline lighting up the Coto Brus Valley, the Alto San Juan Rainforest, and finally the City of San Isidro del General.
The development property is 4,000 ft above sea level, at the highest point between the beach and San Isidro Valley. At this elevation, the climate becomes cooler and drier with sunny days and refreshing evenings. On average, the temperatures during the day runs between 70° – 80° Fahrenheit while at night the temperature can drop into the 60’s. The perfect combination, bright tropical days and cold mountain nights. There have been studies that show your body receives its most satisfying sleep between 60° – 67° F. Not only the ideal climate for people but great for fruits and vegetables. A great place to have fruits trees and an enclosed greenhouse.
San Isidro is the closest city, about 12 km (7.5 miles) to the center of town. Here you will find all major banks, municipal and government offices, mail services and emergency services. The largest farmers market in the area takes place on Thursdays, bringing in fresh produce from all corners of the country. The area has multiple large grocery stores that carry your everyday basics to imported gourmet specialty items, as well as a variety of different restaurants to frequent. With its growing populations, there are multiple public and private schools in and around the city.