About this listing
Casa Mediterranea with big garden near beach and forest is located 800 meters from the Ballena National Park in Playa Uvita, travel can be done on foot/bicycle/car, where you can enjoy an exceptional landscape. You can hear the melody of the ocean and noises of various tropical animals while enjoying the house and the garden (no thorough pathway to beach). There are several beach entrances, the closest one is a 800 m. There is an additional of $10 charge for each pet per night please.
For travellers who are looking for something more than budget, Uvita Beach House is the place!
Private and comfortable for two to six guests, this brand new Casa is located in the coast-side village of Bahia, only 800 meters from the main entrance of the Marine National Park Ballena and the beautiful wild beaches Playa Uvita and Playa Colonia.
Its location right behind the beach forest of the National Park, only 200 meters from the Ocean, provides a daily breeze and the constant magic melody of the sea waves (No thorough pathway)
The two-bedroom house is made of local cultivated, environmental-friendly certified pinewood. The sea breeze is reinforced by designed 5 ceiling fans and three wall mounted remote controlled Fans in all rooms and the porch; a fresh local ceramic floor completes the cosy feeling of natural immersion. All open areas of the house has screens against unwanted animals.
The master bedroom with queen sized bed, A/C, garden view is connected to the second "private/romantic" porch which contains a chaise long, hammock, chairs and an outside bathtub with shower for relaxing/reading/listening to the tropical sounds/having red wine. The second bedroom has A/C and two single beds. A living room sofa-bed is available for 5th and 6th guest.
The fully furnished kitchen is nicely decorated with European tiles. It forms a unique space with the living room, and creates continuity with the external porch 1 thanks to the phantom sliding door. You will enjoy the flat screen TV and video library on the comfortable micro-fiber textured sofa and armchair.
The bathroom 1 with shower is bright and supplied with hot water system. A third (exterior) shower is in the back of the house. There is a security safe for valuables.
The spacious external porch 1 offers hammock and chairs to enjoy the sound of the Ocean, while navigating on a comfortable high speed wireless internet, watching at the coastal jungle and experience the sight of a monkey or of a loud screaming pair of Scarlet Macaws!
The new 1000 m2 garden is equipped with a Jacuzzi and a Veranda (12 can sit). The parking place for 4 cars is private and lightened at night.
No 4x4 expensive rental car is necessary…actually you won't need a car at all! The village of Bahia (an old farm that became a tourist destination after the national Park was created) can be easily reached by public bus. It hosts all tour operators organising mid-day boat tours of the park or daily tours to the more distant and spectacular Caño Island and Corcovado National Park. You can hang around walking or cycling (bicycles available on request); go to the beach and take a low-tide walk to the world wide known Whale’s Tail; surf a wave at Playa Colonia when the tide raises; rest in one of the local sodas and enjoy a fresh fried fish or a natural fruit juice; or just buy some food and be back home………all within few hundred meters from ocean and forest!
No need of inaccessible luxurious villas anymore…With this Casa Mediterranea you can make your visit to paradise possible, optimise your money and enjoy unforgettable excursions, without renouncing to the comforts your vacation deserves!
Nothing will be shared, all is to be enjoyed by the guests only, including the 1000 m2 garden.
Interaction with guests
Our neighbor, Zaida (Key Pick-up, Housekeeping, Spanish only) +
Other neighbor Miguel (Spanish only) is the handyman if needed. His phone: +
For emergency also contact Memet at + (English, Spanish, German)
Described by many as the most biologically diverse area in the the world. Located on southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica with beautiful beaches and divine scenery. Of all the spectacular beaches that are here Playa Uvita is among the most magnificent beaches in the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica. Located in the province of Puntarenas, 16 kilometers south of Dominical, a surfing spot, Playa Uvita is in the Marino Ballena National Park.
The best way to get to Playa Uvita is to fly to Juan Santamaria International Airport and from there take a bus to Quepos and Dominical. From here you can take another bus to Playa Uvita, a short trip. Another alternative for tourists is to fly to Palomar Sur Airport and then drive to Uvita beach.
You can go all year round as it has glorious weather most of the time. Playa Uvita is a 2 mile beach of white sand and moderate waves and crystal blue water. Because this beach is part of Ballena Marine National Park any hunting or fishing of marine life is strictly prohibited. However, swimming conditions are ideal and tourists can enjoy a variety of water sports. Best phenomenon of Playa Uvita is its beautiful landscapes with statutory and mangrove swamps as well as its charming atmosphere of the village.
Horseback riding, snorkeling, kayaking and scuba diving are popular activities, while those who prefer a more relaxed peace can walk along the coast or take a sunbath on the beach and enjoy the beautiful scenery and marine life that Playa Uvita offers. It's a relatively quiet beach with few tourists and you can also take a tour to Isla del Caño, Isla Violines, Isla Ballena or walk a few miles into the rainforest or mountains.
Costa Ballena is where you can enjoy the radiant lush green of the mountains and jungle teaming up with the Pacific Ocean. Marina National Park named after the whales that come yearly for courting and calving , have abundant sea life, are ideal for snorkelling and watching unforgettable sunsets. All kinds of tours of adventure and discovery are nearby as well as places where you can relax and enjoy delicious food.
Started from San Jose on Route 27 in the newly built road to the edge of the west coast, through the towns of Jaco and Quepos to reach Dominical (playa Dominical). This is where you should take the main road called the Costanera Sur; you pass some beautiful beaches and finally to Uvita. Uvita Casa is located 400 meters south of Banco Nacional from Cabinas Gato turn right (west) and go 0.8 kilometers down the road and you will find the soccer field on the right and the entrance on the left and go another 200 m, the big house on the left with the 1000m2 garden.
Other things to note
There is an additional charge of $10 per pet per night please.
Welcome to Casa Mediterranea, we wish you a pleasant stay. Some useful Information:
a) 4G Modem WiFi Login: HUAWEI-223A, Password: 3DDB223A; Unfortunately Internet in Uvita works only through 4G and speed is not as fast as you are used to. Data is not unlimited; therefore no film streaming or big file downloads please.
b) Please use the outside shower in the back of the house before using the Jacuzzi and after returning from the beach.
c) Hot Tub use: Please turn on/off the main switch on the electric pole by the property entrance. Please do not use the Jacuzzi for more than 15 min at a time. There is no timer to turn it off.
d) Please do not drink red wine in bed. Wine stains do not go away and we end up throwing away stained sheets and towels.
e) Please make sure that the door is securely locked when leaving the house
f) For the use of the washing machine please ask for the key of the storage room in the back of the house.
g) Please do not use the kitchen dishes to feed the animals.
h) The safe deposit box is under the kitchen counter. Please read the instructions. Please leave the safe door in open position when checking-out. If you wish a key (the only one) can be given to you for use.
i) Garden light switch is on one of the poles of the “Rancho” (Veranda). Please make sure to turn on the lights after checking that the lights are free of their sun/rain protectors. We hope you will turn off the light when not in use.
g) The use of the stove (gas)- Please make sure the knob (valve) on the gas tank under the kitchen counter is turned on for use. For safety reasons it is recommended to turn it off when not in use (there is a smoke alarm).
ENJOY your stay!
a) WiFi (4G) Modem might be on the DVD player and needs to be plugged in. Login: HUAWEI-223A; Access Code: 3DDB223A
Unfortunately the WiFi is not reliable and sometimes can be slow.
b) Pets are welcome.
c) Safe deposit box is in the kitchen (under the counter in a small closet). Please leave the safe door in open position but locked so that the next person can reset his/her code with the open door.
d) Please use the outside shower behind the house before using the jacuzzi or when returning from the beach.
e) Also please do not use the jacuzzi for more than 15 min at a time (pump specification)
Please use the main switch to turn on/off the jacuzzi at the garden entrance by the electric pole.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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