2. Bird's eye view of chalet east, the small green roof 3.Picturesque gardened entrance with private parking.


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Jungle Chalet- for Nature Love
OFF-SEASON PRICE ; 55USD/N ; 300USD/ W / 900USD/M LONG TERM TO BE DISCUSS !

Located just 5 minutes from the town of Quepos and 20 minutes from the world famous Manuel-Antonio National Park, this little gem of two cha

The space

Jungle Chalet-east for Nature Lovers:
SEASON DEC. -MAY 2015=75USD

OFF-SEASON ; 45usd /n ; 3nights min.
275usd week ;450usd two weeks -3w=600usd 750usd month ;

LONG TERM TO BE DISCUSSED!

(VERSION FRANCAISE PLUS BAS)


Located just 5 minutes from the town of Quepos and 20 minutes from the world famous Manuel-Antonio National Park, this little gem of two chalets—surrounded by twelve thousand square meters of genuine jungle—is fully furnished with a well-equipped kitchen; private bathroom (including hot shower); double bed(or two single individual beds , ); desk work area; ; Internet Wi-Fi; ceiling fans; scenic outdoor shower; comfy veranda-style dining and living area, complete with heavenly hammock; and lushly landscaped parking and entry.
Every part of this compound of two integrated cabins(60meters between them) has been thoughtfully laid out; not only for complete privacy, but also to attract wildlife, while providing the comforts of modern life. You have to experience it to believe it.
Built on a tropical slope, this magical dwelling integrates you into the lower, mid- and upper levels of jungle flora and fauna. Standing or relaxing on the tile and log veranda you find yourself right at the upper canopy level, creating the magical sensation of living in a tree house.
Looking beyond the brilliant greens of jungle tree-tops and the brightly-colored flowers below, you see the blue of distant mountains—an amazing and peaceful view. You are surrounded by quiet—punctuated with melodic bird songs, a symphony of crickets, entertaining monkey visits, nesting parrots, toucan songs at the rising sun, and brilliantly colored butterflies fluttering all about.

“Here, we share with the neighborhood the admiration and greatest respect for the beauty of nature; and we share in its preservation,” says your host, Pierre, a Canadian naturalized in Costa Rica, who speaks fluent French, English, and Spanish (originally from Quebec, Canada). Extremely knowledgeable about the area, and living nearby , Pierre is your ‘go-to’ guy for information and help, especially if you are new to Costa Rica.
Within walking distance, is the little pueblo of Imaculada (1 km.-.6m) which offers vegetables, fruits, meat shops, and various other local products. At the foot of the hill(300mts) , a bus(40cents) to the town of Quepos runs by every 25 minutes, and taxis(4$) run by every few minutes, it is about a walk of 20 min. on a flat road .
The unique experience of living in isolated, genuine wild jungle, while having easy access to all the pleasures and services of a thriving town and nature reserve. Here you will find a harmonic environment interrupted only by natural wilderness music.
YOU ARE WELLCOME, PIERRE

Chalet avec luxuriant jardin
situe a seulement 5 min. (en auto) de Quepos et 20 min. du fameux parque de Manuel-Antonio.
Un petit bijoux de deux chalets -cercles de 12,000mts carres de jungle naturelle - entierement meuble avec une cuisine bien equipee ,salle de bain avec douche a l eau chaude , lit double , ventilateurs de plafonds, une douche exterieur , une ample veranda laquelle sert de salle a manger et d espace de vie , aussi une vaste entree avec spacieux stationnement bien paysagee .
Chaque partie de ce vaste terrain de deux chalets bien integres (60 mts. les separe l'un de l 'autre) fut sagement dessine non seulement pour proteger la vie privee des visiteurs , mais aussi pour attirer la faune ambiante , tout en fournissant le comfor tmoderne !
Construit sur une petite pente tropicale cette demeure magique integre a tous les niveaux la faune et la flore de la jungle
Debout ou relaxant dans le hamac ,sur la veranda de tuile et de bois rond vous vous retrouvez au plus haut niveau de la Canopee , creant la sensation magique de vivre dans les arbres.
Au-dela du vert brillant de la cime des arbres et des couleurs vives des fleurs , (au-dessous vous voyez le bleu des montagnes lointaines , une vue magnifique et paisible ) ponctues de chants d oiseaux melodiques , une symphonie de grillons , visite divertissantes des singes enjoues et curieux , perroquets en nodification , chants des toucans au coucher de soleil et les papillons multicolores tout autour .
Ici nous partageons avec nos voisins l admiration et le grand respect de la Nature et pour ce nous pratiquons sa protection et sa conservation . ....dit Pierre
Le propriotaire , un canadien quebecois naturalise costaricien depuis 1998 , parle francais anglais et (URL HIDDEN) est extremement informer sur la region et demeure a proximite . ; il est votre guide pour l information ou quelque soit l aide desire speciallement si vous etes nouveau au Costa Rica.
A distance de marche (1 klm -0.6m ) il y a un petit village ou vous trouvez legumes ,fruits ,epicerie . Au pied de la coline (300 mts ) un arret d autobus pour Quepos (50 cents )tourne aux 25 min et des taxis continuellement font la ronde (4 $) et si vous aimez marcher 20 min. de Quepos sur un chemin pla(URL HIDDEN) Veritable jungle sauvage , tout en ayant acces a tous les plaisirs de la ville en plein essor et de la nature vierge ici vous trouverez un environnement harmonique interrompu uniquement par la musique de la nature vivante.
vous etes bienvenus(es)!

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contact us for off-season rates from april to november;
special hors saison d avril a novembre , contactez -nous!


The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: Anytime after 10AM
Check Out: 12PM (noon)
Pet Owner: Dog(s), cat(s), and other pet(s)
Room type: Private room
Self check-in: Keypad

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House Rules
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 10AM

-do not use candels in ch alets
-cigarettes smke outside
- quiet after sunset
-compost what u can
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Cancellations

Strict

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Availability
3 nights minimum stay

36 Reviews


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Vicki User Profile
March 2017
first, do read the other reviews--every positive ABnB review is accurate (for us there were no negatives). add to that, host pierre, who is creatively accommodating (w.o ever being fussy) and absolutely committed to the finest experience of his guests. in elegantly simple quarters, we were provided absolute privacy and security, five minutes from both the airport and quepos (manuel antonio reserve is another ten minutes beyond quepos). i write from the veranda on our last morning, soothed by the calls of a half dozen birds, several geckos, spotting the occasional butterfly, recalling the pre-dawn rumbling of howler monkeys in the close-surrounding jungle. with our friends, we enjoyed meals featuring super fresh ingredients from the outdoor market in quepos, prepared in the kitchen (well-equipped with cook tools and storage containers, xlnt appliances, great view of the mountains beyond), served on the generous wraparound tiled porch, cooled by commercial grade ceiling fans in and out, plus a sitting area and heavenly hammock, and great lighting. pierre's wonderful use of color in furnishings and local art added immensely to the sense of peace and contentment. favorite things? upon landing at teeny quepos airport from san jose, there was pierre, to welcome and introduce us to his meticulous compound (in a private gated community, once a palm oil plantation) and the surrounding area (with needed ATM and cafe stops, driving all around at sunset so we had our bearings). pierre's absolute availability (with a phone call, we were booked on three fine adventures with world class guides through the national park, mangroves and kayaking/snorkling the coast). pierre and his visiting adult son, giovanni, offered rides to town daily which made provisioning easy (cheap local buses--$1USD for two people--and taxis--$8USD to MA) stop just outside the gates. pierre’s crystal clear communication and incredibly positive life perspective. more favorites? the place is immaculate. giovanni's spanish lessons over coffee a few mornings. pierre's three boxers (beau, ben and sophie) and tiger cat (leo), who visited politely once our gate was open. the impromptu side trip w P and G to a local swimming hole. xlnt wifi (only once was it weak--i was in contact daily with my office--and pierre had the fix). the local cell phone that pierre provided, loaded with minutes, to facilitate communication. the phenomenon of having an idea of something nice to do and pierre offering to make it happen before the request had been spoken (thinking about a ever-unfolding sunset from the quepos seawall). the serenity of location, away from traffic and crowded tourist streets. being able to laze for hours wearing just a pareo (we visited in the quite warm 'dry' season). coming from working in international travel, and having experienced a nice chunk of this wonderful world, i rate pierre's treehouse beyond 5-star for our tastes, with enormous gratitude. pura vida indeed!

Jim User Profile
February 2017
I stayed at Pierre's chalet for two wonderful months. I am an older single guy, 68 and divorced who had never been to Costa Rica before. I just wanted to experince winter in a warm climate as I am from Northern Wisconsin. So I was a rookie in Costa Rica with a very limited knowlege of how to speak Spanish. Pierre introduced me to other guest as they came France, the US, and Germany. We all bounded together and planed day trips together. We had great fun swimming in mountain rivers or the Pacific and the beaches are drop dead georgeos. Pierre was so courteous. About each day he would drop by and knock about 10 in the morning and say good morning in his heavy French Canadian accent, very charming and helpful man. He gave me many great tips on where to eat or cool places to visit. The mountains, rain forest and Pacific were all fun to visit. I also went on a couple of fishing charters and had a blast. Both times we trolled and caught sail fish, which were released. Also, caught numerous nice size red snapper which we kept and were delious to eat. I loved eating fresh fruit which was picked daily and sold at the local market. They made great smoothies to start the day with fresh Costa Rican coffee. Overall, tyhis was the best long vaction of my life and I plan on going back to stay with Peirre next year as the days I spent in Quepos were all 80+ degrees and sunny. While back in Wisconsin it was cold and snowy most of Jan. and Feb. I woke up this morning in Wisconsin and looked out at a snow storm and 20 degree temperatures. Kind of a shock after spending 2 months with Pierre in his 80 degree paradise. Jim

N Lynn User Profile
December 2016
The host canceled this reservation 10 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

Niall User Profile
July 2016
We had a wonderful time staying at Pierre's chalet, he is both a lovely man and an excellent host. The chalet itself is very modern and well equipped and the location is simply stunning!

Josephine User Profile
June 2016
Pierre was very warm, welcoming, and made us feel right at home. He offered us plenty information on the local beach, places to eat, and ways to get around town. The chalet itself was very clean, secure, and offered lots of privacy right in the middle of the rain forest. The kitchen was stocked with kitchen utensils, coffee maker, blender, stove, and refrigerator. Even though we didn't use the kitchen because we ate out during our stay we were able to enjoy fresh cup of coffee in the evenings. It was an amazing experience to listen to the variety of birds, insects, and howling monkeys during the day and night. The WiFi offered the convenience of using our smartphones to keep in touch with family back home. I would highly recommend Pierre's chalet.

Dave User Profile
January 2016
Pierre and his chalet were both perfect. A lovely man, Pierre was there for us for whatever we needed. He went above and beyond. The chalet was comfortable and the jungle atmosphere was amazing. The location was also very convenient. Highly recommended

Moises User Profile
June 2015
Our stay, for my wife and I, at Pierre's East Chalet was good. Pierre is a very nice host. He showed us around the nearby area before showing us the Chalet. He was also quick to help us with our luggage and was very helpful when we had problems. We felt a bit uncomfortable upon arrival and had to tidy up the place to feel better. Our sheets had an unpleasant scent when we arrived but Pierre changed them before our second night. Also, the shower head was broken and was potentially very dangerous since it is heated electronically, but Pierre also had it fixed immediately. The Chalet lacks a bit of color but the surrounding garden makes it easy to forget. Overall, Pierre is a good host and his Chalet is a fine place to stay near Quepos.

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Pierre User Profile

I love Costa Rica and have spent thirty-two years living here in peace and harmony with nature. I share my living space with two old cats and three gentle boxers (dogs). I live a healthy lifestyle and and enjoy my interactions with tenants from all over the world. I have found my paradise and love sharing it with the other residents of the jungle.

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