About this listing
This cottage is right across the street from small beach that has a wonderful fresh and salt natural water pool. Its walking distance to downtown Montezuma, near yoga studio, Montezuma waterfall, Montezuma canopy. Sponsor of Refugio Nacional Romelia.
WHEN RENTING THIS HOUSE YOU WILL BE SPONSORING THE NEARBY NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE ROMELIA, AND ITS SEA-TURTLE PROTECTION PROGRAMS!
The house is located around 1 kilometer northwest from the town Montezuma, on the road that goes toward Cabo Blanco Natural Reserve.
Is steps away from a small beach with a great fresh water pond and a smaller salt water pound. Very close to one of the locals favorite beach "Las Manchas". Also, steps away from Montezumas biggest attraction, our 3 sets of breath taking waterfalls, and one of the best yoga studios in town ( (website hidden)), etc.
The house is nested in the jungle, near the main road, has 2 bedrooms, a living area and equipped kitchen, one bathroom with shower and hot water, we have fresh linens and towels. A big terrace with some views to the ocean.
The fee per night on occupancy of max 4 people, any additional will be 20USD per night. You must pay by paypal or deposit to our bank account the full amount for your stay, there is no refund.
FYI we have a twin house that is being remodeled and will be deluxe, with A/C and other cool stuff!
WIFI, TV cable, parking,
Interaction with Guests
Not much only thru email or with our person in Costa Rica.
Only 15 minutes walking distance to Montezuma downtown and main stores and restaurants.
Its on the way to Cabuya very near to Montezuma Yoga, Montezuma Waterfall, Canopy and other attractions
You can walk to town, rent a quad or bicycle or bring your car.
Also their is a bus twice a day.
Other Things to Note
REFUGIO NACIONAL DE VIDA SILVESTRE ROMELIA
The Romelia RMVS, located in Montezuma on the Nicoya Peninsula, was created on November 24th, 1998 with the objective of contributing to the conservation of the Tempisque Conservation Area (ACT, from its acronym in Spanish).
The refuge stemmed from an initiative of Albert Ingalls and Gitza Gatti, who followed a dream of conservation for land that was their home and the birthright of their children. The land, now the Romelia Mixed Wildlife Refuge (RMVS-Romelia), contributes to the ACT as part of the peninsular biological corridor (Cabo Blanco Absolute Reserve, Curu Mixed Wildlife Reserve, Karen Morgensen Reserve, Nicholas Wessberg Reserve and the Romelia Mixed Wildlife Refuge). It is adjacent to the Nicholas Wessberg Absolute Reserve, one of the first and most valuable protected wild areas in the country.
The land of the RMSV exudes beauty. It is beachfront, bathed by rollinf Pacific Ocean waves, guarded by iconic sea stacks and inlands nurtured by peaceful rivers and tranquil waterfalls. It is one of the peninsula’s last bastions of pristine wilderness. The RMVS is visited by tens of thousands of eco tourists annually.
This Refuge is approximately 224 Ha 8349 m2 (SINAC, 2011). Within this territory there are a number of distinct ecosystems, primary forest, secondary forest, riparian forest and gallery forest. The avifauna includes more than 57 species of birds, 26 species of herpetofauna including, 13 reptiles and 7 amphibians. There are also 26 species of mammals, including 11 types of bats.
The weather is characterized as humid, hot and very hot. Annual precipitation is about 3,000 mm, distributed from May to December. Precipitation presents deficit between July and August during the period known as “Veranillo de San Juan”, which lasts up to 70 days. Average annual temperature is between 24 and 27 C (75,2 to 80,6 F) with an annual potential evapotranspiration of over 1710 mm. The aridity index is over 20% and the hydric is between 40 and 60% (Herrera 1985 quoted in RMVS-Romelia—SINAC-MIAET, 2011).
CATEGORY DESCIPTION MAIN SPECIES
Vegetation Area with influence from both Guanacaste dry forest and the Southern humid forest. MahoganiCedar TempisqueLaurel
Bird Fauna 365 individuals belonging to 57 species. Bare- throated BellbirdTrogonLong-haired ManakinHorned Guan
Herpetofauna 20 species, 13 reptile and 7 amphibian. Turtles
Mammals 26 species of mammals, including 11 species of bats DeerGreater GrisonGray-headed TayraSword-nose bat
SPECIAL PRICE $15 usd A DAY BOARD AND FOOD!!
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Romelia Volunteering Program
Ex situ and in situ Management and Conservation of Sea Turtle nesting grounds (Lepidochelys olivaceae) at the Romelia R.M.V.S (Cocal Beach and Cocalito Beach), Montezuma, Cóbano.
Our mission is to rally support for long-term, sustainable strategies aimed at the restoration and preservation of precious wildlife and land. Utilizing prime ocean front that has been generously donated to our program for stewardship, we have a singular opportunity to offer the environment a new beginning, sea turtles a fighting chance and our visitors a window into the natural world for generations to come.
Please try to be aware of using environmental friendly practices: MAKE SURE TO TURN LIGHTS OFF, SAVE WATER (we have outages in summer)
No more than 5 people allowed in the house.
Be respectful of your neighbor parking space and keep it quiet after 11 p.m.
Dont invite strangers Into The house.
Notre séjour a la casa palmeras fut des plus agréable! La maison est tres bien située. Nous avons adoré la ville, les chutes, et les environs de montezuma. Il manquerait simplement quelques ustensils de cuisine comme un ouvre boite. La terrasse est magnifique! Nefertiti est tres attentive comme hôtesse et Ariel aussi. Nous recommendons fortement cette maison!
It was the 2nd time in this place, just the house next door, which is as perfect as the first. Every promise complied with. This house is less refurbished than the deluxe one and without A/C, but this is reflected in the price. Highly recommend!
Great experience here! The house was wonderful only a short walk from the town and the beautiful beaches. Very clean and well maintained. Someone met us at the bus stop when we arrived and showed us the way to the house and gave us the keys which was great!
Todo fue perfecto, la casa es como indicada en la descripción bien ubicada y muy bien equipada (solo faltaba un sacacorcho :)) . La dueña esta muy atenta y estaba muy disponible durante nuestra estancia para contestar a nuestras preguntas. Todo perfecto volveremos!
Tout fut parfait, la maison est fidèle à la description et aux photos et très bien équipée,(il manquait juste un tire bouchon :)) La propriétaire est attentive aux détails et à répondu rapidement à toutes nos questions durant notre séjour. Nous reviendrons !
El lugar es realmente como se anuncia. Una casa muy hermosa con una gran terraza con hamacas y mecedoras para disfrutar de la brisa del mar y el viento fresco.
La casa está muy bien equipada con todo lo necesario para una estancia larga.
La ubicación nos pareció excelente porque no está en medio del bullicio del centro sino en una zona más privada, pero al mismo tiempo muy cerca de todo.
No tuve el gusto de conocer a Ntt, pero a través de mensajes siempre estuvo atenta de todo. Su jardinero y ayudante Ariel también fue muy amable y disponible para cualquier consulta. Nos explicó todo al detalle y facilmente.
Muchas gracias por su atención y apoyo, todo salió excelente!
Great spot away from the center of town, but close enough to walk. Nice little beach across the street and great soda next door. The deck is great for yoga, and I was very pleased with the well-stocked kitchen that included stainless steel pots and pans, blender, and a rice cooker.
Unfortunately the water was unreliable and was completely out several times during our visit. Other than this inconvenience we had a great time.
We had a nice staying.
House is in a beautifull location and everything was fine.
We had a nice staying.
Due we (email hidden) Not know how to Pass the Key back to the owner we brought IT to the Soda las palmeras a Small pretty bistro next to the house.
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