This 5-acre land parcel is conveniently located inside of a private community in Platanillo, and is easily accessed from the main road that connects the main coastal highway to the city of San Isidro. The beaches of Dominical are approximately 20 minutes away and a trip to San Isidro is about 35 minutes. This is the perfect location for someone looking for convenience while still maintaining a sense of privacy away from the hustle and bustle of the beach towns below.
Platanillo is a welcoming place and a very popular choice for full-time expats to live. Local activities have a country flair that includes rodeos, horse shows, religious gatherings, and one of the best Farmer's Market's in Southern Costa Rica is located just up the road in Tinamastes. Extremely low property taxes and minimal HOA fees make this a great choice for current (or future) retirees looking to settle down in Costa Rica on a fixed income. The cost of living for daily goods & services in Platanillo is also much lower than down at the beach.
Water and electric infrastructure to the property are included in the purchase. You can also make your home green with alternative energy. The natural characteristics of the property allow it to receive plenty of sunlight throughout an entire day, making it an excellent location for a home with a solar system. The property is perched above a coastal valley at an elevation of 1,200 feet above sea level. As the valley below narrows and rises up the mountain, the configuration creates a "funnel effect" that forces cool ocean breezes directly up to the property, eliminating the need for air conditioning. If you are looking to be relatively close to the beach, but having a cool climate is also a big factor, this is the place for you.
This beautiful parcel features a rainforest setting with beautiful ocean view and valley views. One of the most exclusive home sites in the community, this parcel is privately tucked away at the "end of the road". It is an ideal property for a buyer seeking total privacy combined with the infrastructure provided inside of an established community. The large building pad that will allow you build practically any type of home. Native landscaping planted throughout the grounds enhances the beautiful tropical atmosphere. For those looking to plant beautiful gardens or even grow their own organic food, the land is extremely fertile. The community used to be home to a giant Cacao Plantation way back in the day.
Wherever you travel throughout the community, you will marvel at the natural beauty that surrounds you. Enjoy lush valleys, vibrant plants, exotic wildlife and beautiful ocean views framed by rainforest covered mountains. Much care has been put into the planning of the community with a graded internal road infrastructure, quality erosion control, and indigenous tropical plants amply placed throughout the grounds to promote a natural Costa Rican atmosphere.
Listed at a Fire Sale price below $100,000, this is one of the best values for a high quality, ocean view home site you will find in the region. As you embark on your Costa Rican real estate tour, we are confident that you will agree.