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Manuel Antonio Luxury, Peace and Tranquility just minutes from the Beach & Park

2 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in El Cerro - Trade Wind Villa

Luxury Villa, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, Swimming Pool, A/c, Wifi, Tv

This beautiful 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom, multi-level villa just entered the rental market at an unbeatable value. The gorgeous jungle setting home is just off the main road to Manuel Antonio beach, perched high on a hill overlooking the lush pura vida valley and receives constant breezes and a slice of ocean views.

The main level offers an open floor plan with windowed walls that fully open in the front and rear of the home maximizing your jungle experience. The spacious kitchen has granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and custom made wood cabinets that compliment the 25 foot teak ceilings.

The master suite, located above the main living area, features a king size bed and a bathroom suite with a jacuzzi tub, walk in closet and a private terrace with a gorgeous view of the rainforest canopy while enjoying the ocean sunsets.

The other two bedrooms are located below the main house in the lower villa and offers privacy and unbeatable green forest views. The two rooms are linked by a common bathroom with a double sink marbled vanity and an expansive deck.

The infinity swimming pool is nestled in the jungle maximizing your rainforest experience. The deck is spacious and wraps around the property offering ample sitting areas to enjoy the sounds of birds and wildlife with wonderful views of the jungle canopy.

Valle Pura Vida is one of Manuel Antonio's premier residential communities. It is quiet, offers a central location to restaurants and bars with easy beach access. The villa is surrounded with plenty of wildlife and borders a small river which is an amazing hiking experience.

Located on a dead-end country road, you will enjoy complete privacy with all the amenities and the full experience of why one comes to Costa Rica!

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Elizabeth Lane
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
20 October, 2016
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About Elizabeth Lane

I am blessed to be able to live in such a beautiful and inspiring place and hope to share a bit of the natural beauty with our guests.

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions about Costa Rica in general, the different areas you can visit or specific properties which are of interest and we will always get back to you quickly with detailed and insightful responses a well as the pros and cons of each region and property.


Elizabeth Lane

Elizabeth Lane purchased this villa in 2013

Why Elizabeth Lane chose Quepos

This gorgeous villa offers a unique opportunity to experience wildlife from inside the canopy, while being only 5 minutes driving form the beach allows you to enjoy the best of Manuel Antonio without sacrificing comfort and ease.

A comfortable and warm place to stay with your family or friends when visiting Costa Rica, abundant birds, butterflies and even monkeys occasionally visit in the morning.

5 minute drive to beaches, national park, souvenirs, supermarkets, banks, hospital, airport, bus station and most services.

What makes this villa unique

1) 5 minute drive to the beach and national park

2) only 3 houses in this private gated community

3) complete privacy

4) private pool, deck, bbq grill and parking

At no additional cost:

- daily maid service or as requested

- local calls

- high speed wifi internet

- tours and activities information and booking

- car rental reservation

We offer optional services at reasonable prices:

- transportation from/to airport or during your stay, airport pickups and transport to other destinations in costa rica.

- private chef per meal or in house cook per day or per meal

- wedding / celebration packages

- cosmetic / plastic surgery and dental care arrangements with special discounts

Guestbook comments from the owner

Perfect Place. 10 min drive from most of the attractions (you could bike or even walk if you wanted). The setting was beautiful. The rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable. They have wi-fi if you can pull yourself away from the fantastic surroundings. There is a beautiful balcony overlooking the valley that we would sit on in the evenings. This place was perfect !...plus, you can't beat the value. This truly was a hidden gem! I would definately recommend it to anyone! ( I really hope to be back there someday!)
Dec 2013
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2 holidaymaker reviews

Manuel Antonio Luxury, Peace and Tranquility just minutes from the Beach & Park
average rating of 4.0 based on 3 reviews

Great Villa

  • 4 of 5

Tradewinds Villa was everything we hoped for. It was clean, comfortable, and well located. The bed was one of the most comfortable ones we have ever slept on....including our own at home! The staff did everything they could to make our stay awesome. Celia kept our place spotless, Mariana took care of our tours and other needs, and Eduardo took care of any minor maintenance items.

The driveway is steep....so is the local terrain. I would recommend a car for your stay. Everything is a 10 minute ride or less. There are tons of local groceries, shops, and the beach at Playitas is very close. You just drive out to the beach and park on the sand under the trees.

There are local restaurants EVERYWHERE. Our top three were Café Milagro, Ronny's Place, and El Avion....

The first floor of the property is not air conditioned....so it did get a little warm inside first thing in the morning and at sunset. But there are lots of ceiling fans, moveable fans, and doors to keep the air moving. The pool is private and was very refreshing. The bedroom upstairs is air conditioned and cools off very well!

We would definitely recommend coming here for vacation. We will really look forward to coming back. I would like to give it 4.5 stars but the website wont allow it!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mike, Thanks for your review of TradeWinds. We were so pleased to welcome you and your group to the villa earlier this month and even happier to learn that you enjoyed yourself so thoroughly. Our staff works together to ensure a smooth process from the first reservation inquiry through the final checkout and I'm glad that this was the same for your experience. Celia, Mariana and Eduardo were pleased to assist you during your stay and we'll be sure to let them know of your kind feedback. Manuel Antonio is truly a gem of the Pacific and a nature lovers enthusiast. It's a perfect blend of daytime adventures, long beach days in the shade and international cuisine. We would love to have you back and would be honored to offer you a returning discount on your future accommodation. A sincere thank you, from our team to yours.
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Great place

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this house. It was located close to everything with beautiful views of the area. It was very clean and comfortable. The owner was incredibly accommodating and very helpful in organizing some of our excursions. We definitely will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guest, Thank you for such an excellent review. We're genuinely pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and would love to host you again in the future. Thank you, from our team to yours.
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Nearest Airport
4.5 Miles
Quepos, flights everyday from/to San Jose/Arenal
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
El Avion, Salsipuedes, Cafe Milagro
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Cafe Milagro, Aqua Azul, Kapi Kapi
Nearest Beach
2.5 Miles
Manuel Antonio National Park
Car: recommended

Trade Wind Villa is located in one of the best neighbohoods in Manuel Antonio, Valley Pura Vida. Very private with incredible views of the canopy and mountains and unforgettable sunsets every day.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in El Cerro, Puntarenas

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Green Season
1 Sep 2016 - 18 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmast and New Years 2016
18 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £410
Tax Rate 13.0%

Discounts are available for smaller groups, extended stays & returning guests.

Laundry service & meals are available for reasonable fees.
Additional discounts available for multiple week bookings.
Feel free to inquire 24/7.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in El Cerro in Puntarenas

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Half bathroom in living area - Toilet
    Shared bathroom 2nd and 3rd bedrooms - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Master bedroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen size bed, a/c, shared bathroom and balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen size bed, a/c, shared bathroom and balcony
    Master Bedroom - King size bed, a/c, full bathroom walk-in closet & terrace
  • The master suite, located above the main living area, features a king size bed and a bathroom suite with a Jacuzzi and walk in closet, furthermore easy access to a private terrace with gorgeous jungle views and a slice of ocean. The other two bedrooms are located below and offer privacy and unbeatable green forest views. The two rooms are linked by a common bathroom with a double sink marble vanity.
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • 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:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
For your convenience and comfort amenities are offered as follows: Luggage Elevator - fully furnished - air conditioned bedrooms - private pool - satellite tv - wireless high speed internet access - short drive or bus to manuel antonio national park - abundant wildlife everyday: sloths & 3 types of monkeys - bed linens and towels are provided. - the villa offers private parking and storage areas plus maid service twice a week. - located just minutes from the town of quepos and the new marina and a short drive to world famous manuel antonio national park, we are in one of the most convenient locations available. - we also offer concierge services to organize all of your tours, transportation or chef service needs.

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