Nearby, Pavones is known for it's exuberant rain forest surroundings, dramatic coastline and world class surf. Playa Zancudo is a classic "Jimmy Buffet" beach town prized as a low key hideaway.
Cabo Matapalo and other areas of the the Osa Peninsula host gateways to the Corcovado National Park - an experience in immersion inside the most incredible and alive corridor of jungle that Costa Rica has to offer. A variety of waterfront coastal lodges along the Golfo Dulce off the Pacific are secluded and without comparison for their tranquility, nestled between the green marine sanctuary and the Piedras Blancas National Park.
The Isla Vista Villa is a fully furnished garden apartment. Walk up the hillside path to a 2 bedroom, 2 bath tastefully decorated home featuring folk and and intercultural art. With "all the comforts of home" this large unit is a great choice for up to 4 guests. One queen bed and 2 singles. A fully furnished kitchen with full size appliances, dining table plus breakfast counter and private enclosed back deck and yard - making this a good selection for pet owners. Includes A.C., cable TV, telephone and Wi-Fi. Directly across the street from Banana Bay Marina and nearby Fish Hook Marina, the popular bar-restaurant services will be a pleasure on nights you choose not to cook. Walk 5 minutes into the town center and you will find supermarkets, vegetable and meat stores and a number of typical restaurants and local bars. Land Sea Services 'Cruiser Clubhouse' across the street offers guests travel assistance and laundry services. 24 hour economical taxis at the street. Hotel style housekeeping and linen services included. Capacity 4 persons. Vista Villas Reservation Policy
$89 per night double occupancy. Discounted Weekly/Monthly Rates
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The Marina Vista Villa is a fully furnished townhouse with a 'nautical flair'. It really does offer all the comforts of home. It's perfect for a single or couple, but will sleep up to 4 persons. One bedroom and one bathroom. A fully furnished kitchen with full size appliances and a 2-top dining table. A.C., cable TV, and WIFI. Queen bed plus a living room settee that converts to sleep 2 additional guests. Convenient location across the street from both the Banana Bay Marina with full service bar-restaurant and Land Sea Service Center with travel desk and laundry. 24 hour economical taxi services at street. Hotel-Style housekeeping and linen services included. Capacity 4 persons. Vista Villa Reservation Policy
$68 per night. Discounted Weekly/Monthly Rates.
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FLOATING Marina Front RENTAL
Experience a great adventure in alternative lodging. You'll find the "Magic Carpet" moored at the Land Sea Dock - a traditional outpost for world
cruising sailors. This accommodation is centered directly between Banana
Bay Marina and Fish Hook
Marina docks- a true "on the water" option.
The "Magic Carpet" offers a Master Cabin with a queen size captains bed and large built in wardrobe. Additionally, the second cabin is furnished for comfort with 2 single beds. Other amenities include a living salon with a cozy settee, big screen cable TV and a picture window to the yacht harbor.
The galley kitchen includes a stove, refrigerator, toaster, coffeemaker, and a full array of dishes. Aboard there is a private bathroom with hot water shower and a marine head. Also included are windows to views and fans in every room, WiFi, a private wrap around deck for dining plus a dockside breakfast bar. Access to the Cruiser Clubhouse lends guests an auxiliary bathroom & shower. The on shore clubhouse hosts a morning coffee and sunset social area most days along with a BBQ deck and on site laundry services. If you love the idea of a marina environment and the romance of the boat bum life or if you want to drop your fishing line in or launch a kayak just out your back door......you'll love this novelty lodging. Skiff tie up optional for bookings of one month or more. Free co-op kayak use with booking of 3 nights or more. Vista Villa Reservation Policy
Welcome to our most Exclusive Vacation Rental located in Golfito's Historic "American Zone". A former executive residential area, this luxury property is located in a neighborhood from the bygone Banana Company era. The gated home sits elegantly on one acre lushly landscaped with recreational amenities including a private pool, outdoor dining "rancho", garden-side BBQ deck and various patios with balconies to take full advantage of the serene views. Professionally decorated, the home offers two master bedrooms plus two guest bedrooms to sleep up to 9 persons, a fully appointed kitchen with optional chef services plus a gracious dining and living room for entertaining in style. The home is staffed with a personal concierge and daily maid services - A perfect selection for your company or family retreat - An upscale alternative to hotel living. Golfito's Premier Vacation Rental.
Situated on the tip of the remote and exotic Osa Peninsula, this enchanting selection is a very unique jungle lodge in
the tropical rainforest of Southern Costa Rica. It's beachfront location at Cabo
Matapalo offers adventurers the opportunity to witness one of the few
untouched pristine regions in the country. Experience
the sounds and sights of the jungle both day and night. Sunbathe or
surf on breathtaking beaches and see amazing wildlife - all in one
location. Enjoy a remote jungle vacation with all the amenities you
need to ensure your comfort. Relax by the pool, explore the local
rainforest, hike to the waterfalls, take an eco-tour or have a massage
on their ocean view yoga deck.
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Located only 45 minutes from the entry of the world famous Corcovado National Park. The "crown jewel" of the Costa Rican National Parks. This prized location and lodge is great for singles, couples and families alike. Reservations here or contact us for a quote on your vacation at Encanta La Vida.
Rates Range from $120 to $175 per person/night depending upon the accommodation selected. Prices include 3 daily meals with beverages, daily maid service and taxes. Transportation to the lodge, optional tours, tips and bar tabs are not included in the rates but can be pre-calculated by our staff for your convenience.