About this listing
Find your piece of paradise in this 3 bedroom 2.5 bath beautifully furnished home. You will be staying in Hermosa Palms, a beautiful gated community on the Pacific Ocean nestled between a horse farm and turtle sanctuary.
Hermosa Palms is just 5 kilometers south of the beach resort town of Jaco and a ten minute drive from the Marriott Los Suenos resort, which offers golf and world class sport fishing. Hermosa Palms includes a large community pool with a swim up bar. The pool is adjacent to the beach, which offers one of the most consistent surfing breaks in Costa Rica but is still family friendly.
The ground floor of Casa Willard features a fully appointed kitchen with a granite topped breakfast bar. Adjacent to the kitchen is the dining room with a wood and rattan table that seats six. Relax in the great room, which offers three oversize couches, a large granite topped table, an entertainment center, and adjacent ground floor patio. An enclosed garage offers convenient, sheltered access to the front door.
All three bedrooms are on the second floor. The Master bedroom has a king size bed, a master bathroom, cable TV, blackout curtains, and an outdoor patio with deck furniture. The second bedroom has two twin beds and an additional day bed, and the third bedroom has a queen sized bed. The second and third bedrooms share a full bath. Above the master bedroom, enjoy the sunsets, ocean views, and mountain views in the third floor observation deck.
Stay in touch with family and friends with wireless internet access throughout the house. Casa Willard welcomes you to the Hermosa Palms community with all of the amenities you will need for a memorable vacation or long term stay experience.
All guests of Hermosa Palms have access to the community pool and the ocean. On street parking is free and our home also has an enclosed garage.
Interaction with Guests
We have a property manager who will greet you and get you checked into our home. We welcome guest comments and any suggestions you have to improve the guest experience.
Hermosa Palms is one of the most popular, gated communities in Costa Rica. It is a quiet, family oriented community situated at the far south end of Hermosa Beach. Yet it is is only five kilometers south of Jaco, a vibrant beach resort with lots of restaurants, hotels, and two casinos.
The town of Hermosa Beach is within walking or biking distance. Taxi service also is available. Most guests rent a car at the airport and there are also rental car outlets and buses in the resort town of Jaco that can take you to the Los Suenos resort and other nearby cities.
Other Things to Note
There are many activities nearby, including surfing, horse back riding tours, zip line tours, ocean kayaking and snorkeling tours, skin diving tours, sail boat tours, and tours of the nearby mountains on off terrain vehicles. The most popular national park in Costa Rica is Manuel Antonio, a 45 minute drive to the south. The Carara National Park also is nearby - about a 15 kilometer drive to the north. Further south of Manuel Antonio is the town of Dominical, a popular surfing spot, and the town of Uvita, where you can take whale watching tours during the months of January through March and August through September.
Smoking is not permitted inside the house.
About the Host, Eugene
Baby boomer not yet ready to retire but working towards it. Love to travel and mix with the native population. Highly experienced CIO and long term travel industry professional. Also love the arts, sports, history, and anything else presenting a challenging opportunity to learn and change.