About this listing
Directly on Puntarenas Beach - casual style beach house -7 bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms. Includes 2 staff to ensure a carefree vacation. Located only 1 hour 15 minutes from San Jose Airport. House sleeps up to 16. Free use of cell phone for local and international calls.
Large beachfront house in Puntarenas Costa Rica for rent.
The property is located DIRECTLY on the beach! The large private pool has a waterfall.
Bring the whole extended family or your group of friends down as this house sleeps 16 in seven air-conditioned bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms are in a separate building known as 'Cabinas'. Each of the two cabinas has a king size bed and a single bed. The main house has 2 rooms with queens beds, 1 room with a king bed and 2 rooms with 2 twin beds.The house, 'Oceano', sits on the beach and consists of two buildings and the caretaker's house, totalling 4500 square feet on over half an acre of palm trees and tropical gardens! There is plenty of parking and we have two caretakers who will ensure you have everything you need for an enjoyable stay.
Close to the pool is a great charcoal barbeque under a large lanai where you can prepare fresh seafood that you picked up from the nearby fishing docks.
Puntarenas is known to have the most beautiful sunsets in Costa Rica, enjoy. You sleep well listening to the waves break, wake up rested in the morning, brew great Costa Rican coffee and walk out on the beach to watch the fishing boats. Now that is a good start for any day! There is good surfing down the beach, 'Boca Barranca' is a long break that is a stop on the national surf tour. Surf's up, dude!
There are several convenience stores, restaurants and atm's within walking distance. There are tour operators down the street where can book excursions for ziplining, fishing, surfing, sailing and everything else Costa Rica has to offer. Some of the sightseeing tours include wildlife, volcanos and more.
The house is located one and a half hour drive from San Jose Airport, (SJO). It can also easily be acessed from Liberia Airport.
The (website hidden) Earth coordinates are 9°58'24.29'N 84°44'59.11'W.
So gather the troops, go south to the beach house 'Oceano' for good times and adventure.
The whole property is yours to enjoy. The fruits in the garden are yours to enjoy. Depending on season; you may have passion fruits, mangos, papaya, limes, coconuts and more.
Interaction with Guests
Rupi and Karin will answer any questions you have and are available by phone or email. The caretakers will assist you with everything including information on the area. Macha our friendly dog lives outside. No pets inside the home.
Puntarenas is close to many exciting tours and adventures such as feeding wild monkeys, zip lining, nature hikes, deep sea fishing, horseback riding, crocodile river tour, surfing and more. The house is only 1 hour and 15 minutes from the capital city of San Jose.
There are many options for transportation at the house including bus, taxis, private tour operators or rent a car and drive yourselves.
Other Things to Note
We provide bed linens and bath towels. Please bring a beach towel. (Or buy one here) Bathrooms have showers with warm water.
Please enjoy our home and treat it with the respect you would like guests in your home to use. Smoking on the property outside only. No pets allowed. Please turn off air conditioners when you are not in the rooms.
Great property which made for an incredible first visit to Costa Rica!
We were a group of 10 adults from Canada vacationing in Costa Rica for one week in January. This house turned out to be just perfect for us. It is located about 1 hour 15 minutes from San Jose airport and about 50 minutes from Jaco Beach. The property is in a quiet and clean neighborhood, and has a gated entrance. We did not have to question our security during our stay. There are seven bedrooms, each with a bathroom and at least two beds; we felt very comfortable.
Karin and Rupi are great hosts. They met with us when we first arrived to discuss housekeeping items and excursion suggestions. A cell phone is left for the use of the guests for local and long distance calls. They contacted us on the second night to check in with how things were going, and let us know to call them if we need anything.
The pool is great and the ocean is only minutes away. There is a supermarket called Maxi Pali for groceries which is about a 5 minute drive from the house. At the end of the street, there is a tourism shop where we booked most of our excursions.
Bernie and Ronald, the caretakers, are the most kind and helpful people. When asked in advance, Bernie would do laundry and have it back to us within the next day. Ronald cleans the pool every other morning, and would help with anything you ask. We arranged for them to cook for us on our last day, and they did not disappoint. The meals were delicious.
Our group only left the house for excursion activities and to explore Puntarenas. Other than those times, we found ourselves staying in the house for most nights. We were very content and felt we had everything we needed: being in a tropical paradise while being comfortable at home.