The home of the owners of "La Choza del Manglar". The house is extraordinary in it's sense of oneness with the surrounding environment. The house smoothly blends into the natural surroundings of the tropical property converting outside to inside.
At "La Casa del Manglar" (or "The Mangrove House" if you prefer the English version) you are GUARANTEED to see WILDLIFE. How certain are we? Well, have you ever sat around a Tropical Garden and watched a Scarlet Macaw, a Monkey or a Kinkajou hang out in there environment? You can at "La Casa" Many guests have told us that they saw more wildlife on the property than at any other location during their Costa Rican visit.
Come and stay with us, whether for a few days or a couple of weeks. We are only a 5 minute walk to downtown Puerto Jimenez and only 350 meters from one of the nicest beaches here. Gentle waves will lull you on our beautiful chocolate sand beaches, cavorting Scarlet Macaws (Lapas) will fly and play throughout the gardens of "La Casa". This is truly a birders paradise. You don't even have to leave your room to see these impressive Macaws and the many other varieties of exotic birds that visit here. Don't forget to spend some time in the tropical lounge with a 20 ft ceiling finished in tropical hardwoods. "We do offer Wireless Internet Service so please bring your laptops, smartphones or tablets if you want to hook up.
Our lively & helpful English & Spanish speaking staff will help you select the best tours for your vacation & gladly make all the arrangements for you. Hiking, kayaking, birding, horseback riding, surfing, canopying, snorkeling & camping are all easily practiced from "La Casa". If you prefer, just walk the beaches or hang-out at the property. Come and spend some time with us. Make "La Casa del Manglar" your home on the OSA.
There is extraordinary animal activity at "La Casa" There really isn't anything we can say with words that can do it justice. so we simply suggest that you visit the Photo Gallery and see for yourselves what "La Casa" has to offer. Remember that all photos have been taken on the property. Bring your cameras folks! (website hidden)
How do you want to spend your vacation? Whether your days are action packed or totally peaceful & restful, you will love coming back to your home away from home at "La Casa del Manglar". We have a variety of rooms to fit different needs all surrounded by lush landscaping which brings nature right to you. Fluttering butterflies, hummingbirds, monkeys and lots of others start their day right outside your door.
Air conditioning is available in 3 of the 4 bedrooms. They are all brightly decorated with beautiful wooden furniture, orthopedic mattresses, comfy pillows, nice cotton linens, private baths with hot water and night stands all make your room very comfy. Then step outside for morning coffee and relax in one of the lounging areas in the shade. You won't want to leave. And why should you when you can see what you came to Costa Rica for right outside your door!
Why leave monkeys to go look for monkeys? They're right here. With over four acres of lush landscaping and natural mangroves to explore you might just want to stay right here for awhile. The magnificent Scarlet Macaws (Lapas) can be seen daily, literally dropping out of the sky for you to get a very up close peek. You will never forget these spectacular creatures, which lodge all over the Osa Peninsula, and one in particular, "Pachuco" has made almost daily stops for milk and bread right here for years! There are tropical, brightly colored flowers, fruits and plants filling the grounds of the hotel some of which may eventually end up in your tummy. Butterflies, birds, lizards, flowers, it's like being in a tropical fairy tale, or maybe it's more of a cross between a botanical garden and a zoo without cages, you'll have to decide for yourselves when you visit. Pura Vida!
Guests have access to all 4 acres of the property. If there is no group reservation at the resort during your visit to the house then you will have access to the main lounge of the resort.
We are not usually present during visits but we do offer a concierge service to guests during their visit and are happy to book any activities or tours on your behalf.
Privacy, privacy and more privacy enveloped by tropical gardens allowing free movement of all birds, reptiles and mammals.
Buses and taxis are available regularly
There is always someone on the property who can help you adjust to the new tropical environment.
This is the final rate, including any fees from the host and Airbnb.