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Casa Castillo, Tropical 6 bdr Ocean View Castle

People15
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Separate WC's2
Space 8,000 sq ft
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

6 bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 14

This beautiful 6bedroom neo style Castle is set in the middle of the Rainforest in a cul-de-sac surrounded by spectacular jungle and a fantastic view of Manuel Antonio National park and Bay. It is a very private home visited daily by monkeys and sloths.

The rates stipulated are based on a 3- bedroom occupancy; for additional bedrooms, add $600 a week per bedroom. Please let us know if you have any questions!

Casa Castillo, a unique vacation home. Originally designed by and built for the the daughter of one of Hollywood’s stars, (Starla Landon, daughter of Michael Landon) this amazing Costa Rican vacation villa will take your breath away. Hidden at the end of a cul-de-sac in a very private and exclusive part of Manuel Antonio, and accessed by a paved 30yard private road (4x4 only or take the stairs). This Neo-style Castle is a 6-bedroom luxury villa in Manuel Antonio and is an experience all by itself. Built facing the world famous and legendary views of Manuel Antonio National Park. Casa Castillo is built on several levels with fine finishes and high quality wood, tile, wrought iron and imported stone, this vacation fortress, offers ample room for up to 14 guests. On the entry level floor there are 2 bedrooms with Queen size beds in each and 2 bathrooms.

One level down is the new Master suite with a private bathroom and private access to the main pool

Ascending the winding stair case you will enter the large common area, with an expansive living room that flows into an ‘indoor patio’ with more seating and a splash pool – these lounging areas are in front of a large and very well equipped kitchen that is suitable for feeding a King and his court along with a dinning room table fit to seat 8 guests.

This level also includes two inviting suites with king size beds, high ceilings, bathrooms, and stunning views of Cathedral Point – Manuel Antonios most recognizable geographic feature.

The upper level, consists of an enormous open terrace, suitable for hosting, outdoor dining, weddings, reading, or admiring the surrounding wildlife from a breathtaking vantage point.

This terrace borders another master suite that is accessed by a small cat-walk provides very stately quarters for the head of this domain. Please remember that Casa Castillo was designed and created by an international musician and artist and reflects an eclectic but flowing style, inspired by a lifetime of world travel and alternative thought. Features such as stained glass mosaics, interesting statuary, and other world art classify this villa as being truly unique.

The location of this luxury villa is in one of the most desirable residential sub-zones of Manuel Antonio and is very close to restaurants, bars, cafes, an art gallery, casino, and many other attractive local points of interest. To enjoy being the King or Queen of your own domain please check into Casa Castillo or one of our other luxury villas we have here at Villascrcom Costa Rica.

For Whale Watchers

The best time to go whale watching in Costa Rica is August to December. This is due to the migration patterns of the humpback whales, of which both Northern and Southern hemisphere humpbacks pass through Costa Rica. The humpback whales are the prized jewel for whale watching in Costa Rica.

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More Details

Property Manager
Alexander Rivera
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, German, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2018

About Alexander Rivera

House Manager

Alexander Rivera

I have lived in the area for 12 years now and i have worked for Vacation Villas for the past 8 Years

I am US born and raised, but my mother and father are both Costa Rican so I have the best of Both worlds and I am looking forward to helping you have a smooth and stress free vacation

Why Alexander Rivera chose Manuel Antonio

The property is perfect for large families and people who like to party or even small weddings

its a private home set in the jungle but with easy access to civilization just a 15 minute walk to the main road or a 2 minute drive

What makes this castle unique

The house is very roomy lots of space for everyone and large areas for people to congregate ...also due to all the space it also gives privacy to those who want to read a book in peace away from the group ... its a very cool house and like a castle it has its shady areas which to me is appealing

On a personal level i like it alot

Sometimes I go with my family, 8 adults and 9 grandchildren, and we make a Castillo Day ....some of the grandkids play video games on large screen tv in the living area

grandbabys and mothers hang in the splash pool so the kids with delicate skin dont burn in the outdoor sun

and the roughfer part of my family plays in the outdoor lappool and sip beers and soda

waiting for me to call them in to eat the fall off the bone BBQed spare ribbs and home made potatoe Salad which i make

But generaly speaking i am here to help you in any way at any time, from the moment you step off the plane ... I am your Vacation Guru and Im looking forward to showing you the best of what Costa Rica is willing to offer you

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • castle
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 8000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • ISDN Access
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet
    Half Bathroom -
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
    livingroom - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Cost of stay per guest If you decide to rent the entire home for a full week lets say in High season, for 14 guests the rate per guest per night is $46.93 tax and maid service included

Reviews

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Casa Castillo, Tropical 6 bdr Ocean View Castle
average rating of 4.0 based on 2 reviews
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5

It was great

  • 5 of 5

Casa Castillo was absolutely beautiful! Spacious, all the amenities to make our trip absolutely perfect.The balcony's, the views, the pools, everything was well maintained, clean and perfect. Bedrooms and living spaces were great. Great kitchen with everything you need to prepare a great meal or have a chef come in and prepare it for you! We had Chef Glenda come in one night, she was awesome!! Her daughter Tiffany assisted and helped make the night memorable! Our group was made up of 8 adults and 1 toddler. The home is not child proof but we were able to make it safe for Baby Otto. He had an awesome time too! Check out Otto sees the world blog! The location was great, near the beaches, near Manuel Antonio, some great restaurants at the corner of the street. Amazing places to view the sunset over the Pacific. We had Monkeys come visit and many birds. The pictures do a good job of showing the place off, but being there is the real treat! Alex our host was incredibly helpful, from helping plan our trip to Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio, to setting up excursions, recommmending restaurants, and even having his lovely wife baby sit Otto! I can't say enough about the home, our host or Costa Rica! If Costa Rica is not on your list of places to visit, you need to consider adding it! Great time! Thanks Alex!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ottawa, Canada
3

Beautiful view, excellent space to accommodate a large crowd. Monkeys and beautiful nature surrounds

  • 3 of 5

3.5 stars. The space was ideally located not far from breathtaking beaches and the entrance of the State Park. The house was spacious and accommodated a very large group of our families, and comfortably sleeps more than 12 guests. The nature and beauty of the jungle surrounds the house and the howler monkeys loud roar woke us up the first couple of mornings until we got used to them. My only complaint was the steep hill to the house could only be accessed by a 4X4 vehicle due to the steep decline/incline the final 50 yards or so, and therefore our group had to walk that steep incline every morning (not for the faint of heart or elderly). There was also a mix up with our parking spot at the top of this hill, but that was more a complaint towards our neighbours. Alex was very helpful with advice and booking of activities, and quite friendly and accommodating. The maid service was an added touch, with clean laundry folded on our nightstand at the end of the day! Very nice. I'd recommend staying.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

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Excellent surfing beach walking boogie boarding hangout I love it!
Nearest Airport
150 Miles
Juan Santa Maria
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Byblos
Nearest Ferry
180 Miles
puntarenas
Nearest Golf
60 Miles
Los Sueños
Nearest Train
180 Miles
heredia
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Highway 34
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Byblos
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Manuel Antonio
Car: recommended

Manuel Antonio is located in Quepos, a major city with a population of 8,000 residents. If you are arriving by air, Manuel Antonio lies 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the south of the Tobias Bolanos International Airport. The city center of Quepos is situated 2 miles (3 kilometers) to the north.

Set high above the enchanting national park, Manuel Antonio boasts world-class views and beaches. Just imagine sparkling white sandy beaches, shimmering blue water and the fresh ocean breeze, all from the rocking chair on your patio. You'll feel stress magically leave your body as you soak up the sun in Manuel Antonio

Casa Castillo is located in the gated community of Pacific Canyon Drive in the heart of Costa Rica's premier vacation destination. It is located halfway between Quepos and Manuel Antonio National ParkThe road itself winds down a heavily forested hillside providing breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding jungle. Wildlife including monkeys, sloths and numerous bird species frequent the properties on a regular basis. It's centrally located with over a dozen excellent restaurants, banks, supermarkets and other shops, all well within walking distance. The white sandy ocean beach is just a 3 minute ride or a mostly downhill, 20 minute walk. The endless list of local activities includes sport fishing, kayaking, scuba, snorkeling, white water rafting, surfing, paddle boarding, parasailing, whale and dolphin watching, mangrove boat tours, horseback riding, birdwatching, ATV tours, jet skiing, hiking, zip lining, sunset tours and more. For your personal well-being there are yoga studios, gyms, spas and massage services. You will find plenty of things to do for every member of your party.

Additionally Casa Castillos neighborhood includes:

Private security gate and roving guards from dusk to dawn

Concierge services to cater to your every need

​Public bus stops within a few minutes walk, taxis or private car service at your doorstep, you don't need your own vehicle

Optimum ocean breezes and no mosquito problem

Broadband internet/WiFi and excellent cell phone reception

Suitable distance between villas for great views and peaceful privacy

Frequent monkey and other wildlife visits

Direct booking with the owner/manager to avoid service charges associated with brokers or aggregator web sites

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday castle in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Low Season
25 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£655
for 3 nights
From
£218
£1,455
£7,113
 
 
Mid Season
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,018
for 4 nights
From
£255
£1,778
 
 
Green season
31 Aug 2018 - 16 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£764
for 3 nights
From
£255
£1,778
£5,820
 
 
Christmas week
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£5,577
 
 
New Years week
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£6,466
 
 
high season special
5 Jan 2019 - 12 Apr 2019
5 night minimum stay
£2,021
for 5 nights
From
£404
£5,335
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£1,132
for 4 nights
From
£283
£1,778
£6,466
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £0
Tax Rate 13.0%

Easter or Thanksgiving for $5400
Christmas week for ............$6900
New years week for.......... $8000


The rates stipulated are based on a 3- bedroom occupancy; for additional bedrooms, add $600 a week per bedroom. Please let us know if you have any questions!
For peak weeks and holidyay weeks the rates are for the entire house ( Easter, Thanksgivings, Christmas and New Years week)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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