About this listing
This is a comfortable and cozy one bedroom (sleeps 4) home, great for families, full kitchen, hot water shower, ground level accessible. One kilometer from town, near reserves, private, secure and green. Costa Rican owned, completely pura vida.
Monteverde Home - One bedroom home with very nice cozy feel. Great for families, can sleep up to 4 people. It is located on the outskirts of town, very quiet, with cloud forest views and beautiful gardens. Easy access to trails and hiking from the property. There is a biological corridor on site that allows you to spot and view many different types of wildlife, Sloths, Monkeys, Numerous different species of birds, fantastic to just relax and enjoy the flora & fauna.
This is the heart of Monteverde! Close, but just the needed distance from the the town of Santa Elena. All the day excursions pick up at Casa Balbi, naturalist hikes to reserves, aerial bridges, birdwatching, canopy zip lines, horseback riding and many more.
- Location: On the road to the Santa Elena Reserve, very quiet, private and safe, forest views, 10 minutes away from Santa Elena, with secure private parking lot.
- Size: the home is 50 sq. meters
- Equipment: Gas stove, micro wave, coffee maker, blender, pots and pans, plates, glasses, silverware, refrigerator, hot shower
- Furnished with: Full size bed, Double bed, and single (towels and sheets provided), sitting area, table and chairs
- Internet: high speed Wi Fi
There is shuttle services from San Jose, Manuel Antonio, Arenal / Fortuna and many other locations to / from Monteverde.
Private driver: door to door service (any time day or night)
The entire property is open to walk and explore. We have access to local trails on the far back of the property, as we are boarding the ECO PAZ Park, over 5 KM of trails that you can access right from the property to hike and look for wildlife.
- White Faced Monkys
- Topical Birds
- Flora & Fauna
It is fun to explore the park and the recreational facilities that are in place, Soccer, Volley Ball, Mountain Tennis, Meditation areas and more.
Interaction with guests
Personal Concierge on site. We can help you with most of your request and have some local insight on local places to eat and explore.
This is a farm setting with very few other properties to north, the area is peaceful and quiet. Green and Tranquil.
Walking to and from local areas to view flora & fauna is close. There are taxis available from town and local buses. rates are reasonable. We have transportation to and from town daily at no cost.
Other things to note
Great wildlife in Monteverde, it is a very well recognized by world travelers and has been on many list as a place that you must see in your life. World Heritage location and the largest private reserve in Costa Rica.
No pets and no smoking
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 forest.