Just take one quick look at this home and you’ll immediately start imagining yourself enjoying a leisurely swim in the beautiful pool in the Costa Rica sunshine, entertaining friends and family on the patio while mixing up drinks at the bar in the poolside rancho, and enjoying stunning sunsets over the ocean while relaxing on the deck off your peaceful master bedroom suite. Enjoy breathtaking views, listen to the surf, and even watch whales breach in the ocean from the house!
This beautiful home is open, bright, and contemporary! Incredible outdoor living spaces, modern interior, and gorgeous grounds - this property has it all! The three-bedroom, two-bathroom home is tucked away in a private setting on just under an acre in the peaceful community of Ojochal! The second level of the home includes a large master bedroom and bathroom, a large deck with beautiful ocean views, and a second living and seating area at the top of the stairs. There is a guest bedroom upstairs as well as one on the main level. All bedrooms have air conditioning units, and all the rooms in the house and the covered patios have ceiling fans to keep you comfortable even on hot days.
The main level has a comfortable, open-concept living and dining area with a gorgeous chef’s kitchen! The kitchen has granite countertops, stainless-steel appliances, custom cabinets, and a kitchen island with a breakfast bar. The living area has large double sliding glass doors that open onto the patio for seamless indoor-outdoor living.
The patio has a comfortable covered seating area which leads out to the gorgeous tiled pool with a lovely cascading waterfall that is the centerpiece of the courtyard. After your swim, you can rinse off in the convenient outdoor shower, and there is also an outdoor bathroom for the convenience of you and your guests. On the far side of the pool, a palapa-style rancho with a bar and seating! There is also a quiet grotto on the side of the house, with a peaceful seating area under the palms with a soothing fountain and lighting to relax in a wonderfully tranquil setting.
The property is fully landscaped, including flowers, palms, trees, tropical plants, grass, and six different varieties of citrus trees, including lemons, limes, kumquats, ruby red grapefruits, and mandarin oranges!
The property is located just three minutes from the highway and the entrance of Ojochal on an easy two-wheel-drive road, and yet it is totally private and peaceful. The property is gated with a security system for peace of mind. There is ample parking in front of the house, as well as a fully enclosed garage. There is also a bodega for extra storage. A 600-gallon water cistern ensures that there is always enough water! And, of course, it has all the amenities you need, including high-speed Internet and cable TV. This home has fantastic rental income potential! Ojochal is a very in-demand location for vacation rentals, which provides a great opportunity for additional income! The property is fully furnished and ready for move-in or rental on day one!
Enjoy the sounds of toucans and monkeys, and keep an eye out for parrots and sloths in the trees! Nearby Playa Tortuga ("Turtle Beach") is a famous turtle nesting beach, where you can see baby sea turtles released into the ocean at the local reserve and regularly see scarlet macaws. And, of course, it is part of the Costa Ballena region (the "Whale Coast"), which earns its name from the large groups of humpback whales who come to the area throughout the year to raise their babies in its warm Pacific waters!