About this listing
Off-the-grid eco-home, 4 bedrooms, 4 baths with rainforest and ocean views (Sleeps 6-8 people)
Casa Uvita, located in Uvita, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, is a beautiful 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom eco-home with a maximum capacity of 6-8 guests. It sits on the edge of primary rainforest, only 10 minutes from the Marino Ballena National Park beaches. Casa Uvita is close enough to modern conveniences, but far enough to be immersed in the sights and sounds of Costa Rica's tropical wildlife. The spacious, indoor/outdoor, two-story home is luxuriously outfitted with wooden floors, high ceilings, large windows and upscale bathrooms. The top floor has a master suite, two additional bedrooms, two balconies, and sitting and dining areas. Each bedroom upstairs has its own private bathroom. Downstairs, there is another bedroom and bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, living and dining areas, and covered porches. Spectacular forest and stunning Pacific Ocean views can be seen from every area of the house. Common sightings include howler monkeys, sloths, toucans, aracaris, and parrots. Hike to nearby waterfalls or lounge in your hammock to enjoy the forest sights and sounds. Casa Uvita is completely self-sustaining, using solar energy and water from a natural spring. 24/7 security; daily housekeeping. Beautiful swimming pool in rainforest setting, with ocean view! 12 meters long, with lap lane. More information about Casa Uvita and activities can be found on website:
The entire house!
Interaction with guests
Located in the rainforest with beautiful ocean view. Only 10 min. from grocery, banks, restaurants and beaches.
4x4 vehicle recommended
Other things to note
Directions: Casa Uvita is located in the southern Pacific region of Costa Rica, three hours from San Jose. Get on the new coastal highway--La Costanera--and follow it south to Jacó, Quepos, Dominical and then Uvita (20 min. south of Dominical). A four-wheel drive vehicle is recommended.
Directions to Casa Uvita, coming from Dominical
Once you are in Uvita, keep heading south on the Coastal highway.
Pass the first supermercado BM (next to Banco de Costa Rica).
Cross a bridge. Pass Bridgestone Tires.
Pass the second supermercado BM (next to Marino Ballena restaurant).
Turn left at the next road, across from Cabinas Gato. There is a small sign that says "Casa Uvita" on our road.
Follow the road 2 km. east, straight up the mountain road known as La Unión. There will be one fork in the road where you will see another "Casa Uvita" sign. Keep going straight, veering slightly right.
Casa Uvita will be visible from the road, on the left-hand side. It is a two-story green and brownish house, with a stone retaining wall.
We want guests to thoroughly enjoy this unique experience in nature and breathtaking views. Enjoy and nurture the peaceful surroundings.
Six persons maximum.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
Michele González, co-owner and visionary of Casa Uvita, is a bilingual teacher, adventure travel guide and public health professional. When she is not on her bike, swimming, bird watching or beach running with Casa Uvita guests, Michele works as an international health and education consultant throughout Latin America.