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"$149 Fall Rate".... "VEGAS STYLE" Pool with Whirpool + Huge Oceanviews !

Bedrooms 3
Separate WCs1
Space 2,700 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 10 nights


About the property

AMAZING OCEANVIEWS and "JUST FIVE MINUTES" to downtown Uvita !!!! !

PANORAMIC OCEAN and “Whales Tail” view from this gated NEW CONSTRUCTION 2700 Sq. ft. end of road private estate. To start THIS IS NOT YOUR TYPICAL COSTA RICAN RENTAL PROPERTY !!!!!!!

This spacious 3 bedroom 4 1/2 bath Epiphany Villas Property is just 1/2 mile from the coast road (HWY 34)......YES JUST 1/2 MILE........NOT a 20 minute ride on BONE JARRING dirt roads ....... this is just a 5 MINUTE DRIVE TO DOWNTOWN UVITA and beaches (gas station, grocery stores, 35 + restaurants, banks, activities, etc).

From the moment you pass through the electronic gate you cannot miss the unobstructed ocean views and flower filled grounds that surround you. The carport is less than 10 FT from the door to the residence (NO STAIRS from Carport to main living area) The bird watching (toucans, hummingbirds, parrots and much more) is amazing and life is so tranquil in this rain forest setting.

Epiphany Villa properties attention to detail is evident throughout this property..... From pillow top beds, hand made local soap, 100% cotton sheets, Martex 100 % COTTON towels, enormous bath sheets (for the pool), total home SONOS sound system throughout, 10 Mbps Internet Service with WIFI (thats VERY fast in Costa Rica but NOTE service can be effected by power outages and weather), 65" HDTV with NETFLIX ONLY (NO NETWORK television).......its all about a truly 5 Star experience.


GROUND FLOOR : SONOS sound throughout

ENTRY: Electronic gate to cobblestone covered carport

KITCHEN: HUGE oceanview all stainless gourmet kitchen (14' x 16') with GE DISHWASHER and GE French door refrigerator/freezer with icemaker, chefs stove, bar counter and even a disposal.

LIVING ROOM: OCEANVIEW (15' x 15') with large sectional sofa (seats 6 - 8 people) and 65” SAMSUNG HDTV with NETFLIX ONLY (NO NETWORK television) and music is provided through our SONOS surround sound PLAYBAR (with free SPOTIFY Premium) offering endless uninterrupted free music.

DOWNSTAIRS BATHROOMS: ½ bath and a poolside shower, in addition there is an employee 1/2 bath in the laundry.

INDOOR / OUTDOOR ROOM: OCEANVIEW (14' x 14') with dining table for 6 or 8 and "Sunset Loveseat" looking across the pool to the ocean..

COVERED GRILLING DECK: OCEANVIEW (10' x 10') with bar counter for four, stainless sink, bar refrigerator along with 3 burner INFRARED grill with amazing hardwood deck.

INFINITY EDGE POOL: ”Las Vegas” style pool with heated whirlpool (seats 12....not kidding....its enormous), waterfall, and Baja Shelf (so you can lie in the pool in 9" of water and work on your Tan !!!!). Lots of comfortable chairs for lounging.

The three Hunter ceiling fans (Ground floor) along with ocean breeze (create plenty of airflow) keeps the downstairs very comfortable. In the kitchen we have a desk / work station for controlling the WIFI, SONOS sound system (throughout residence), high speed (10 MBPS with WIFI) INTERNET ACCESS, Samsung Tablet (supplied for guests), and charging station.


MASTER SUITES: Each (two total) OCEANVIEW Master suite each with ultra quiet A/C is 14' x 16' with high (9ft +) arched ceilings and QUEEN 13" pillow top beds. Each Master suite has a bath with two sinks with spacious glass showers with unlimited HOT WATER. Both master suites open on to a common black bamboo covered hardwood deck with shade / rain screen (16' x 16') and each bedroom has a SONOS WIFI based sound systems linked to Spotify Premium.

3RD BEDROOM: with double bed A/C and ceiling fan has full private bath with garden view but is significantly SMALLER than the other two bedrooms but is still comfortable for two.

Locally sourced handmade soap supplied at NO CHARGE. All bedrooms have individual ultra quiet A/C units (and Hunter ceiling fans) that can provide instant cooling on demand.

Bedding and towels: We only use the finest quality cotton towels in all of our bathrooms (EACH bath has 4 bath towels, 2 hand towels, 4 wash cloths, and 2 huge pool / beach towels).

SONOS SOUND SYSTEM: For those of you who have never experienced this sound system be prepared. The system is centrally controlled on a tablet computer in the Kitchen. It enables you to control the volume of every speaker in the house. The system is truly amazing and supplies "crystal clear" music to the entire house via the WIFI network. It is also connected to SPOTIFY Premium.....literally giving you an enormous choice of "Ad free" music. All supplied at no charge.


Maid Service: Once weekly service (3rd or 4th day of your stay) is supplied at no charge for all stays of 7 nights or more. Maid will wash and fold your laundry (up to three loads) upon request.

GARDENER / POOL SERVICE: Pool service and grounds sweeping performed daily (pool every other day) by our on site caretaker / security guard (he lives 2 properties away) and also supplies 24 hour weekday security.

Did someone say "What about Wildlife ?" Butterflys, Bird Watching (Toucans) and Monkeys (along with many other animals) can be seen / heard throughout the flower filled grounds !

MUST RENT 4WD (we are working on the road but it still requires 4 WD). The 1/2 mile road to our driveway is in very good condition (mostly concrete) but the driveway currently requires 4WD due to steepness (100 foot section) not due to its condition. It is flat, straight and smooth just a little too steep for two wheel drive. You must specifically request a 4WD VEHICLE......make absolutely sure they have given you the right SUV........REMEMBER JUST A 5 MINUTE DRIVE TO DOWNTOWN UVITA !!!!!!

When it comes to activities Uvita is the place to be. Within 1 - 20 minutes of the villa there are hikes, ZIP lines, surfing, kayaking, yoga studios, horseback riding, waterfalls, canopy tours, beautiful beaches, ATV Tours, golf course (just 30 minutes) and much more all within minutes from the residence.


The NICEST and NEAREST beach from the property is roughly 2-3 miles away. The beach is called HERMOSA and is very nice and swimable and has a lifeguard.



Our company run facility (roughly 13 miles North of the property in Dominical) is a Rustic OCEANFRONT Beach Club in the rain forest directly ON THE BEACH with beach bar, full bathroom facilities (including hot showers), beach chairs, boogie boards and secure parking for your enjoyment. (Ask me for more details). Guests staying 7 nights or more get a FREE (1) day visit (exclusive use) to the club (please supply 24 hours notice).

PLEASE NOTE: All photos in this overview were taken on the property with no enhancements (i.e. telephoto lenses to distort distances). The beach shot is the ACTUAL (amazing) view from our deck at our "Bal Hai Beach Club" facility.

ALSO, no hidden fees with this property for CLEANING etc.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

CASA THAI offers something for EVERYONE......

PLEASE NOTE: You are visiting a 3rd world country and POWER outages are common. They typically last just a few seconds but be aware they do occur and INTERNET will be interrupted at that same time.

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Calendar last updated:
12 September, 2018

About Whit

Owner and founder of Epiphany Villas. Career has been varied but was involved in International Tech sales for 25 years.

Whit purchased this house in 2016

Why Whit chose Uvita

Just wait and see......

What makes this house unique

Fabulous pool and access to one of the nicest beaches in all of Costa Rica through our company operated OCEANFRONT Beach club or try HERMOSA Beach just minutes away!!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Uvita around the Bahía Ballena

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Strict NO SMOKING policy. If you or your guests are smokers PLEASE choose another property. Owner is Allergic !
  • Children will be considered on a case by case basis. Our main concern is that the pool sits on a hillside. ....but requires care.
  • No CHAIRS IN THE POOL !!! Thank you !
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Smaller Bedroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Walk in tile shower
    Master Bedroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Indoor/outdoor shower with double sinks
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Seperate Bath for maids and grounds staff
    Downstairs - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ground floor bath with seperate poolside shower
    Master Bedroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Glass shower with double sinks
  • Both Master baths upstairs have double sinks and one has an amazing indoor / outdoor shower with Whales Tail view!!
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Smaller Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , Garden view Bedroom with private bath
    Master Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 16' x 16' bedroom with HUGE ocean view with bath
    Master bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 16' x 16' bedroom with HUGE ocean view. Huge Bath
  • 2 spacious master suites with ocean views. Lots of closet space, ceiling fans, recessed lights, SONOS sound, spacious full baths (2 sinks), air conditioning and hardwood floors in all three bedrooms.
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Ther are over 20 unique activities within 10 miles of the property. Most are within 5 miles. Available activities include: horseback riding, ATV tours, rain forest hikes, surfing. body surfing, boogie boarding, waterfalls, rafting, kayaking, ZIP Lines, wilderness hiking, and many more !


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"$149 Fall Rate".... "VEGAS STYLE" Pool with Whirpool + Huge Oceanviews !
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews

Convenient location, amazing house, attention to details!!!!. We are renting again!

  • 5 of 5

Best VRBO home we have rented. This was our 4th time in Costa Rica in the past 20 months and our 2nd time in Uvita/Dominical. Casa Thai's Location is one of the best in the area while still having views that are spectacular. Whitney is the Owner and he has thought of every detail. Maid service included! Pool is incredible with afternoon shade. Very well equipped with high end cookware. The infrared outdoor grill is perfect for fish.

22 Toucans in the shade tree near the pool!! While you are enjoying your stay do not forget to take Whit up on his offer to visit his beachfront location (Beach Club).

Whit has an honest detailed sheet on the restaurants and is spot on.

Technology - internet connection was incredible for CR. The Sonos throughout was a great treat.

Whit’s other property is the most popular 1 bedroom rental in the area.

Whit deserves 5 stars and puts more effort into his places than any of the corporate managed homes. I’m a landlord and I always try to rent from a local who is present. Management companies always talk a good game but rarely can beat the owner who cares about his properties appearance and the customer experience.

Thank you. The L Family

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: As you know we all had a great time during your stay.....Your family is obviously welcome anytime and thank you for taking such good care of my home !
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Great place and great host

  • 4 of 5

Looking forward to a return visit in the near future.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2018
  • Date of Stay: September 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

Went for my birthday with my family the house surpassed what expected! House and views were amazing pictures don’t do the house justice. Whit was the most gracious and attentive host he made sure we got in safely and recommended all places to go to. Definitely a first class experience.

Just make sure you have a 4 wheel drive SUV rental let them know that you have a steep rod to take and you need a strong vehicle. We rented what we thought was 4 wheel drive and we didn’t make it up the hill to the house. We had to park it at the bottom of hill and called Enterprise in San Jose at airport they brought us a new truck the next day and delivered to us which was amazing.

Thank goodness Whit was there to bring us up the hill in his truck with our bags.

Highly recommend this property!!!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was wonderful having you as guests. You and your family are welcome ANYTIME. It was really too bad that Enterprise gave you a 2 WD Car not the 4 WD they promised. But after you got the 4 WD replacement you were able to get back and forth without complaint. As I let everyone know in ADVANCE a 4WD Car is REQUIRED due to the 100 ft steep stretch of my driveway. I look forward to seeing you again soon !
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An absolutely incredible experience staying here. The house was everything I would of ever imagined!

  • 5 of 5

From the pool, outdoor showers, amazing kitchen, and the incredible view, this place is everything you could ever dream of! I truly felt like I wasn’t in Costa Rica in this House, with its modern look and incredible views. Whit was an amazing house owner, he gave us such great recommendations and was so quick to help or answer any of our questions. Don’t stay ANYWHERE else in Uvita if you aren’t going to stay in this beautiful home!!!! 10/10 RECOMMEND!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad to have you and the "girls" ! You left the house in PRISTINE are welcome anytime !!!
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Property is absolutely amazing.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Casa Thai. Place is fabulous stocked with all the must haves. Whit was very accommodating meeting us the night of the arrival to do a walk through and ask any questions. Very helpful on sites to visit. The pool was fantastic as well. Only concern was the driveway to the house. Our first trip up to the house was around 9:30 pm, although the map Whit provided was great, the driveway was a bit concerning. Once we accomplished it the rest of the stay it wasn't as bad as the first night in the dark. Luis is on the property 24 hours a day for security. We had absolutely no issues and were never concerned for our safety. Overall it was a great vacation. We traveled with our kids who are 20 and 24 and they both rated our trip at 8/10. If you are looking for a relaxing vacation with a great view this is the home for you.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review. The driveway to the house is being worked on right now. As I mentioned when we met the driveway is sort of an on going project but I have decided to prioritize it and should have the issue resolved over the next few weeks. It sounds like you enjoyed everything else !!! I look forward to seeing you again on your next visit !
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Costa Rica especial

  • 5 of 5

Great house and Whit was an exceptional host during our week-long stay. Conveniently located to nearby Uvita for restaurants and grocery store, plus our daily excursions. View of the Pacifc is incredible.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much....i never had ANYONE leave the house as clean as you did. You are welcome ANYTIME....:') !
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Quepos / Manuel Antonio
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Vista Ballena is just a 5 minute walk from house
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
San Buenos Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 34
Nearest Restaurant
Vista Ballena In Walking distance !
Nearest Beach
2.5 Miles
Hermosa Surf Beach
Car: necessary

The property is less than 2 miles to the nice town of Uvita with many services including: Banks, 35 + restaurants, bars, nightclub, gas station, many activites....etc..


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £380.1

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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