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Spacious and elegant design in tropical, private, setting near beach and town

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Outdoor Pool
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 full bathroms, dining room, large terrace, Sleeps 5

Casa Tango is the largest and newest villa in Chaman, a beautiful closed-gated complex of seven colorful homes. Conveniently located on a side road in the hills between the quaint town of Quepos and the gorgeous beaches of Manuel Antonio, Casa Tango provides easy access to both. Many restaurants are within walking distance. Wildlife viewing at the villa is a thrilling experience, with monkeys, sloths, birds, and iguanas visible from the terrace. All guests have access to the delightful pool surrounded by tropical gardens. The villa is a large, spacious two bedroom with two full bathrooms, full kitchen and dining room, living room and large covered terrace. A shade garden entrance sets the mood. Privacy is accommodated both inside & out with jungle views and a floor plan that provides for your comfort. Complete with internet, TV/Cable and phone, maid service and washer & dryer are also available for a small fee. Our on-site manager is always available and can help arrange tours.


Owner
Ann Francois
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Italian, Spanish and English spoken by manager
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 March, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Manuel Antonio in Quepos

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Master Bedroom has private master bathroom. Both bedrooms are complete with both air conditioning and ceiling fans.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Gated Community
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The villa is a second floor walk-up so not suitable for infirm. No Smoking inside Villa. Long Term renters can inquire. The living room sofa is large enough to accommodate a child. Safety box available with key deposit. Dining room includes four chairs and there is also a kitchen bar with three stools. Recommended to bring beach towels/lounge chairs and umbrellas for rent at beach.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

Spacious and elegant design in tropical, private, setting near beach and town
average rating of 4.5 based on 12 reviews
California
5

Casa Tango is a Way of Life

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at Casa Tango. The home is beautifully maintained and comfortable. The common areas are landscaped with care and provide a nearly private swimming pool available anytime. The large deck offers a perfect place to sit quietly and observe the monkeys on the adjacent perserved land. It is walking distance to restaurants and beaches, and it provides a lovely, safe and affordable environment for emerging into the culture of Manuel Antonio. Latin expresses this as convivere, or living happily together and at ease in the company of others. Casa Tango made convivere easy in Manuel Antonio.

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2009
  • Date of Stay: May 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Monkeys are not only visible on the adjacent land, but also in the gardens surrounding near the villa...as are sloths, iquanas and other animals as well as birds of all kinds and colors. Keep a pair of binoculars at hand for wild life viewing.
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3

Good location...house needs some work

  • 3 of 5

This house (actually part of a complex of units in 5 buildings, each containing 2 or 3 separate rental units) is well located just off the main road leading to MANP, and close to many restaurants and shops. The property itself is well cared for, although the pool water wasn't completely clear, and the only patio table had just 3 chairs around it. The unit itself is a good size for 4 people, but needs a lot of work. There are ceiling fans in most rooms (although the one in the kitchen wobbles a lot and is therefore very noisy) which helps because there are AC units only in the two bedrooms. The only TV is from the 80's and very small, and there is no way to play music from a phone or other device. Window blinds are broken and bent, some towels are stained and frayed, the range is very small, the plates and glasses are a mixed batch of old items accumulated over many years...so nothing terrible, just a tired property needing upgrades and improvements. The key system (4 keys needed to enter/exit each time) and the parking (very tight or nonexistent) were annoying aswell. One other thing...we had another person join us last minute. They charged us a fair bit extra per night for him, and he had to sleep on the wooden couch in the living room (not a sofa bed). The next property we rented, which was much nicer and much bigger, charged him only a fraction of that amount per night, and for that he got his own room and full bathroom. I guess you don't always get what you pay for.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, Actually, there are seven small homes on our property, each with a maximum of only two units. Our beautiful pool, surrounded by lush gardens, has green tiles. People can mistake the color green of the tiles for the water being unclear, but the pool is very well maintained and always clean. It blends with the environment. This client informed me a day before his arrival that he would have an additional person join him. This was not ample time to provide bedding, other than the couch. We charged $25/night for the additional person which does not seem to be excessive. The television is small, but it includes cable with many channels...Spanish,English, French, German. Our listing does cite that there is air conditioning in the bedrooms only, but with every room, including the large terrace having overhead fans. I am sorry that some of the towels displayed seem to have been not up to par, but many other towels were available, which were located under each bathroom cabinet. The guest contacted me regarding the towels and once he found the other towels...told me everything was satisfactory. We provide a complete array of dining ware, utensils, and all the essentials to enjoy cooking at home in our very spacious villa. Usually, our guests come equipped with their own technology for music. We try to our best to please everyone, but it's not always possible. WE HAVE TAKEN THESE COMMENTS SERIOUSLY. CASA TANGO HAS JUST BEEN UPDATED. There is a new stove, new curtains in both bedrooms with the blinds removed, ceiling fans working perfectly, new furniture in bedrooms, new glassware and plate ware and four chairs at the pool table. As for the extra "bed" in the living room, this is perfectly comfortable and slept my 29 year old niece comfortably. The "wood" structure is extremely sturdy and provides a good bed. Towels are all in good condition. We are always upgrading and improving!
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4

We loved it here!!!!!

  • 4 of 5

Our family stayed here for 5 days in August and it was an incredible experience. Pia was very welcoming and Made us feel at home as soon as we arrived.

The grounds are gorgeous and waking up to the monkeys was such a great way to rise in the a.m

The house is very well equipped with everything you need and spacious. It was very clean.

Air con in both bedrooms was a nice touch.

We spent many hours just hanging out on the beautiful balcony with with the sounds of the rainforest around us.

I would have given this 5 stars, but although very nice, the pool could use some maintenance.

You can get around without a car but there would be some serious walking or bus riding. We had a car which was nice, but you can totally do it without.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that this guest enjoyed their stay in our Villa, but are disappointed that they felt the pool area was lacking. This is so surprising as usually, it is a highlight of our guests' vacation, with new lounge chairs, wifi connection, showers and umbrellas, it's the perfect spot to relax and enjoy nature. Many animals will be spotted including sloths, macaws, monkeys and iquanas. The color of the pool tile is green, which casts a green hue on the water. Some people mistake this for something amiss with the water. I can assure that is not the case. Our pool is regularly attended by a pool maintenance person and everything is done to keep the pool clean and inviting. Whether taking an early morning swim, hanging out with our neighbors or taking a dip after the beach...we are always grateful for our pool, surrounded by lush gardens and jungle.
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5

Loved our villa!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the villa. We felt very safe and secure. It was beautiful and very well maintained. The location was perfect. Pia is so sweet and very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for appreciating our paradise! All the best!
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4

Very comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Nice condo. Awoke one morning to monkeys in the trees playing. Good location to the beach and park. Very friendly people in Manuel Antonio. Enjoyed our stay and plan to return.

Debra

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Debra. So happy you enjoyed and we look forward to seeing you again!
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5

Quiet and clean

  • 5 of 5

Nice quiet, clean apartment. While it doesn't have a view, the lush setting was a relaxing respite from the bustle of the Quepos/Manuel Antonio area.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for enjoying the beauty of our home. We are presently relaxing here as well. Yesterday we watched a toucan, then a troop of spider monkeys ,followed by two mot mot birds and to top it off six gorgeous macaws flew overhead...All while we splashed in the pool!
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High 2017
6 Jan 2017 - 1 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£396
for 3 nights
From
£132
£881
 
 
Green
2 May 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£336
for 3 nights
From
£112
£741
 
 
Peak
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£480
for 3 nights
From
£160
£1,041
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£336
for 3 nights
From
£112
£741
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £160

Kindly give us your approximate time of arrival so our manager can meet you at the front gate. You will provided with a cell number and email should your arrival time change.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Location

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Car: not necessary

Manuel Antonio beaches are perhaps the most beautiful in the world. The wide and unpopulated beach and sea is a paradise of palm trees, monkeys, whales, dolphins and fish of all kinds. Spectacular views and casual fine dining are a way of life. Manuel Antonio National Park is a country treasure. Activities include animal watching to butterfly farms, jet skiing to sail boating, horseback riding to canopy trails, deep sea fishing to white water rafting. The quaint town of Quepos hosts a farmers' market and a new boat marina all. Everything conveniently located to this villa.

Other Activities: Canopy trails, rain forests, butterfly farm, bird watching, whale & dolphin watching.

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