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FANTASTIC HOME.. FANTASTIC PRICE!!!

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Dominical - Casa Ohana

3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 1 half bath, sleeps 6

Welcome to Casa Ohana!

Casa Ohana is a 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath luxury home in an unusually private and beautiful setting bordering the pristine and wild jungles of Escaleras Dominical.

Casa Ohana is perched above the Pacific with an ever present sea breeze cooling you on tropical days. Calls of toucans and howler monkeys will enchant you, as will the sound of surf crashing below. The beach (Playa Dominical) is just a 5-minute drive from the home.

You will feel soothed by nature at Casa Ohana! Why not have a luxurious morning swim in the pool while watching the passing of tropical birds, have a massage on the gorgeous sun bleached melina deck and finish it off with a great cup of world famous Costa Rican coffee.

The techie will not be left out at Casa Ohana with uber-fast internet..

Come enjoy Casa Ohana, let it change you forever!

Welcome to Casa Ohana (the family home), 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath luxury 3000+ ft2 home in an unusually private and beautiful setting bordering the pristine and wild jungles of Escaleras Dominical.

Casa Ohana is perched above the Pacific, with ever present sea breezes and sounds of surf crashing below. The beach (Playa Dominical) is just a 5-minute drive from the Home. This is one of the only residence in Escaleras that has ultimate privacy and extraordinary views of the jungle and sea below.

Wildlife and tropical flowers abound on the property and in the surrounding rain forest. Monkeys, countless birds, and an occasional sloth are regular visitors to nearby trees and are easily spotted from the home, terraces and swimming pool.

Casa Ohana is located in one of Costa Rica 's most beautiful coastal areas, Escaleras – Playa Dominical. An almost endless choice of secluded coves and tropical beaches await. The charming town of Dominical is minutes away, and with the ease of traveling down the new Pacific Coast Hwy the choices for dining, shopping, and activities are endless.

Casa Ohana is a luxurious and tranquil base for a wide range of activities available nearby, including swimming and sunning, world-class deep sea fishing, rain forest exploration, river rafting, golf, hiking, horseback riding, or just plain relaxing and unwinding (enjoying what Costa Ricans call Pura Vida, the pure life.) Rates and availability vary with the season, which is determined by the weather, although the area is beautiful year round.

The friendly staff provides full housekeeping and laundry services.

Casa Ohana contains the entertaining room (kitchen, dining, bar, and living room – open floor plan), which offers extraordinary views of the surrounding rain forest, a large terrace leads to a gorgeously landscaped pool deck perched out over the jungle canopy. Fully equipped kitchen, and three bedrooms.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Jessica Stokes
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 November, 2016

About Jessica Stokes

Hi! I'm Jessica mother of Mari and Aiden. I currently live in Minnesota. I am not a Minnesota native though, I grew up in Alabama and moved to California when I was 19. There I met my children's father and we were off in a flash to Costa Rica where we lived for 14 years. Now we are back in the states and enjoying all that Minnesota has to offer.

I am a Hot Yoga and children's yoga instructor.I love life and enjoy living it to the fullest!

Jessica Stokes purchased this house in 2008

Why Jessica Stokes chose Puntarenas

Because it is awesome! We built it and miss it everyday!

What makes this house unique

Watching howler monkeys from the pool is pretty great!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

FANTASTIC HOME.. FANTASTIC PRICE!!!
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
4

Fantastic location and great home

  • 4 of 5

Casa Ohana is a lovely house in a great location, 5 minutes from the beach and overlooking the jungle. The pool and upper patio were perfect for listening to howler monkeys and other jungle sounds. Word of advice - if you haven't been here before, try to arrive in the daylight because some of the landmarks are hard to see at night. However, the property manager is extremely helpful and you can also call him if you get lost. We had a few minor problems with the house while we were there but the property manager worked really hard to get things fixed and help make our vacation fantastic. Overall it was a great stay and I would recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay AAA+++. Highly recomended!

  • 5 of 5

Me and my family had a wonderful time at Casa Ohana, the place is beautiful, Very clean and well taken care of, had everything we needed. The description is very accurate. The photos dont do the house justice because in our opinion its even more beautiful live. The owner was extremely nice and helpful. Jimmy who greeted us when we arrived was a very helpful and attentive. I would fully recommend this house. Im definitely comming back.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

PURA VIDA!

  • 5 of 5

We rented Casa Ohana for one week in July and regret not staying longer. The location and the privacy were ideal. The house and exceptionally maintained yard was even more beautiful than the photos! Everything one might need in the kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms was included and we did not want for anything. The pool was amazing and maintained on a daily basis...everthing was absolutely perfect. The views from almost every room in the house was breath taking!

La Parcella restaurant is nearby and I'd highly recommend a visit to enjoy the sunset and the excellent food and service. I would absolutely recommend this property to family and friends. We travel regularly to Costa Rica and will make this incredible casa our first choice when we return!

Pura Vida!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Family vacation

  • 4 of 5

The location of the house was wonderful. The scenic view was perfect for sitting out in the morning drinking your morning cafe con leche. Make sure you have a 4X4 as the road to the house would be a little difficult to navigate especially during the rainy season. The beds were very comfortable and air conditioning was not necessary as the many windows and fans made it quite comfortable. The house had everything we needed when we chose to stay in for meals. The pool was absolutely fantastic and we would often swim first thing in the morning and most evenings as well. Wendy and her family were extremely helpful for all of our needs even booking some of our day trips for us. The only negative things that I would say was that the larger TV in the listing was missing and a small TV in its place with the DVD player not working. Usually not a problem but with a 4 year old sometimes she needed some down time with a movie. The other issue was the green bin was broken and we would get an army of ants in the house. We finally just put it outside and hoped other animals wouldn't get into it. I would definitely rent the house again and would recommend to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spectacular house with a fantastic view

  • 5 of 5

The house is spectacular and the view especially from the rooms at sunrise it's a pure beauty. When you arrive in this house you can find all the commodity of your own house and this is very valuable when travelling with children. The sound of the monkeys is great and the two toucans on the tree next to the house at 5 pm it's just amazing. Flor her husband and James are very helpfull. Plenty of beaches next to the house, we even have been able to see a 17 mtrs whale. What an experience. The parc Manuel antonio at 40 mn from the house is worth the trip. We want to come back! Thank you so much

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exactly what the title says

  • 5 of 5

Hands down the best deal going in Dominical. Casa Ohana is incredible--beautiful architecture, screened windows everywhere, huge open floor-plan, a pool to die for. Even better than the pictures. The kitchen has everything. 7 of us stayed here very comfortably. And the location--expansive views of the jungle valley, and a bit of the coast. Howler monkeys and toucans every day, great walk up the road to more incredible views. So private and serene. An SUV is quite necessary for the ~2km road up to the house, and for most anywhere in Dominical. Unfortunately, Casa Ohana was already booked on our second visit to Dominical, so we looked for the next best thing in the price range, and it didn't even come close. We hope to be back, and would highly recommend that anyone experience Casa Ohana.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Palmar Sur
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Pacific Coast Hwy
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Dominicalito
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Beach combing, Waterfalling, Repelling

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Dominical, Puntarenas

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£713
for 3 nights
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£1,512
£4,751
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £60
Tax Rate 8.75%

Check-in 4:00 p.m. Check-out 11:00 a.m.
Special Rates Apply for Holiday Weeks

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Dominical, Costa Rica

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , huge
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , huge
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • Huge bathrooms with cathedral ceilings
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , click clack type sofa
  • Large bedrooms with balconies and incredible views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
babysitting available

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