About this listing
One of the most beautiful and secluded beaches in all of Costa Rica. Perfect for those wishing to relax without crowds or line-ups Only minutes from Quepos to our 3 1/2 acre piece of paradise
Free transportation provided to our location from Quepos.
Our location is a very unique, private and secure three and a half acre property and is located right in front of the ocean of the Central Pacific, not a buggy 'ocean view' as others offer. Also featured is a thatched 'Rancho' right at the beach where you can relax in the shade but still watch the waves rolling in and the boats fishing in the distance. Never crowded and the ideal property for relaxing.
As our guest, you will have access to boogie boards for playing in the surf, for a very small fee. Also, if you would like to try your hand at surfing, we have a long surf board as well as a 2 person kayak available by the day or week.
Included in your rental is WiFi which has great range and can reach to hammocks located among a grove of shade producing almond trees between the home and beach.
Interaction with Guests
We are living in the main home above and are available to offer any assistance required, such as exploring the Isla, translating to Spanish, aiding in booking of tours or directing to the various sights and activities available in our area.
We are BEACHFRONT so the Central Pacific Ocean is at your front door. Ideal for playing in the waves or sitting on the pristine beach. Other activities feature Surf-Fishing, Surfing or Boogie Boarding. ALSO, the most popular tour of this area, the Mangrove Monkey Tour is accessible from here. A little way down the beach is a Christian camp with an Olympic Size Swimming Pool which they will let you use for $4.00/day when in season.
We have various vehicles available to get you to town or around the Isla to fulfill your shopping or other needs. Arrival and departure transportation is included in our price, while other transportation costs vary depending on circumstance. We also maintain a 4 wheel drive SUV on the mainland available for touring or sight seeing. If you wish to drive to our location(URL HIDDEN)is recommended.
There is also a private air strip 5 minutes down the beach from us and we can arrange to have you flown right from San Jose to our location in 23 minutes. This circumvents a lot of time and effort spent traveling when you could be enjoying your vacation instead.
We are on Isla Damas which means you need to cross a small river by ferry boat which costs only c200 (about $0.35) each and is only about 100 meters across. From either downtown Quepos or the boat crossing, we will greet you and transport you to our location.
Other Things to Note
OVERFLOW ACCOMMODATIONS available for up to 5 more persons (total 9 persons) in main house. We also have this in another Airbnb listing as B&B Isla Damas C.R. Large Loft. Check it out if you can't find availability for the apartment.
It is recommended you bring with you an un-locked cell phone so you can purchase a very inexpensive and efficient pre-paid cell phone chip while traveling here. All calls are local in C.R. and you don't pay for incoming calls.
Tipping out Yami for providing laundry and housekeeping services, or Emeliano for keeping you well supplied with coconut juice during your stay is much appreciated by them. Also, Yami is more than willing to prepare delicious Tico style breakfast, lunch or dinner) (see guest reviews) for only c(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)) each.
We appreciate any efforts to re-cycle where possible and conserve electricity by turning off lights and other electronic devices when not in use.