About this listing
On the road to Santa Elena, we offer a wonderful & peaceful setting. We will also arrange to meet you on arrival to Monteverde to help you with your arrival. The efficiency offers a full size bed, fridge, microwave, kitchen utensils, coffee maker and bathroom with hot shower.
The common areas are very green, with wonderful gardens on site, the efficiency has private parking with a gate to the main road. A private entrance, it also has a great location, quite and peaceful area, very easy to get to all the attractions in Monteverde, the town of Santa Elena is at 1 (one ) mile from the property.
The property is on the road to The Biological Reserve of Santa Elena, this road also is also where some attractions of the area are, we are in the heart of Monteverde, you can get to any location from here.
Weekly & monthly rentals available.
Wildlife is very abundant in the cloud forest and you can see many different species around, bird watching is a sure thing when you are in the mountain of Monteverde, home to the Quetzal. This area is home to three very important reserves in Costa Rica. The biological Reserve of Santa Elena, the reserve of Monteverde and the Eternal Children's Rain Forest, they all make up to over 30,000 hectares of protected primary forest.
Oscar was a very welcoming host for my girlfriend and I. Upon arrival we were even upgraded to a room twice as large as anything else we've found in Costa Rica. His estate was beautiful as well. The only downside was the lack of hot water.
excellent accommodation for this price! spacious room, linen and towels are provided. Larry and his father Oscar welcome you as if you were a family friend for years. somehow we ended up sharing breakfast, an amazing sunset, some drinks and I got all the information I was hoping for to explore the area. lovely stay, it made me not want to leave the country.
We have stayed with Oscar and Larry on our winter trip to Costa Rica, and this was the most welcoming and wonderful stay. The room is very cozy, and is pretty big - at least compared to many Manhattan apartments :) Larry is a great host, very charismatic and knowledgeable - he gave us great recommendations what to visit, and even arranged for some discounts and made reservation for us. Staying at Oscar and Larry's house was a real pleasure, and we would definitely stay with them again.
Wonderful place to stay! Beautiful views, and very close to the city. Oscar was so helpful and friendly. I don't think there's any other place we could have stayed in Monte Verde that would have made our experience as great.
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About the Host, Oscar
Our home in on site with 10 acres of farm land. It is so beautiful to live here and to enjoy the outdoors, we are very fortunate to have this opportunity in life and to also be able to share with others the beauty of Monteverde! For us it has always been so easy to help our friends that travel to Costa Rica to visit, we have helped on arranging travel in other areas of the country and to work out transportation or help in any way that we can with our local knowledge. We look forward to showing you our hospitality and share the magical forrest.