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#1 Ranked Villa in the World, Luxury Beach Villa, 5-Star Resort

Villa -
6 Bedrooms , 6 Bathrooms , Sleeps 17
Tamarindo, Province of Guanacaste
We are TripAdvisor's #1 luxury villa rental in the world (named under our 4-bedroom listing of the same property - www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-VacationRentals)!

Pura Vida House is a luxury villa experience with a heart & soul. We are an award winning full-service luxury villa in Hacienda Pinilla; Costa Rica's most prestigious beach resort (hundreds of Reviews on our other TripAdvisor listing of the same property: www.flipkey.com/properties/8351546). We are the ONLY villa w/ FREE access to the Beach Club (closed October), 12 bars/restaurants, golf, tennis, biking trails & world famous surf break. Relax in the resort or personalize your trip w/ the best beaches, restaurants & local adventures - waterfalls, rainforests, volcanoes, hot springs, giant turtles & wildlife.

Pura Vida House is completely custom-...
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Listing #FKN9124476
About the Owner
Jorge and Stephanie M
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2016
Interaction with guests
We offer you the most personalized 24/7 concierge service -- even before you arrive -- to help you with everything you need, from arranging meals to be cooked in the villa, to tours, must-see spots, restaurant and activity recommendations, and more. You'll be able to enjoy the entire fully equipped 6-bedroom villa, private pool, and spacious terrace. All you need to pack is your beach sandals and sunscreen and be ready to have a great time!
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Our family of 12(6 adults, 6 children) ages ranging 5-75 recently stayed at the amazing Pura Vida Villa. There was plenty of space for all of us to relax, cook, and enjoy the sites and sounds of the area. One of our favorite things to...More

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Jorge M, VR Owner at #1 Ranked Villa in the World, Luxury Beach Villa, 5-Star Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you so much for the very nice review, really appreciate it! And we're so happy to hear that you all had a fun vacation and enjoyed the villa and all the activities inside our resort and around us! You definitely got a true taste...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017

Jorge and Stephanie have a very nice new setup with rooms in two different buildings and a small shallow pool in between. This is part of a gated community with a golf course and a resort. There are two golf carts which can be used...More

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Jorge M, VR Owner at #1 Ranked Villa in the World, Luxury Beach Villa, 5-Star Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you so much for leaving us a review, appreciate it! Also thank you for the kind words about us, we enjoyed hosting you in Costa Rica for a second time for a tennis week. We wish you the best of luck on all the...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

We returned to the Pura Vida House a second time, now in the new location. The new villa is a well appointed, beautiful place in a great location. It's a convenient golf cart ride to the tennis courts, beach club and Marriott. Tennis with Jorge...More

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Jorge M, VR Owner at #1 Ranked Villa in the World, Luxury Beach Villa, 5-Star Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2017

Thanks so much for leaving us such a nice review, it's greatly appreciated! We were so happy to see you both again, it felt like we were seeing old friends! We appreciate you coming to stay with us again. You both have a wonderful attitude...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (16)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We ask that guests please smoke outside, thank you!
The other requirement is to make sure you have a great time! :-)
    6 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
    5 Fulls
    1 Twin
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Insurance: AU$67 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Hacienda Pinilla is Costa Rica's premier beach resort community. It offers all of the luxury and amenities you want, while keeping the landscape and atmosphere true to Costa Rica's Guanacaste region. You have access to the Beach Club (free with a stay at our villa - closed October), golf course, tennis and pickleball courts, 12 bars and restaurants, 3 different beaches, miles of mountain biking trails, 2 spas, gym, equestrian center, chapel, mini market and more, all within Hacienda Pinilla’s gated 4,600 acres.

Read hundreds of Reviews on our other TripAdvisor listing: www.flipkey.com/properties/8351546
Getting around
You can rent a car or a golf cart to get around within Hacienda Pinilla. We have three 4-person golf carts available for rent (and can access more carts if needed), for use within the resort (recommended as a fun way to get around the resort and see lots of wildlife). We can help arrange tours for you to nearby activities and adventures, with door-to-door service. We have used the same bilingual drivers, guides and naturalists for the past 5 years. We trust them and they will treat you like family and make sure you have a great time!
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How to get there
Airport: Liberia International Airport (LIR): 40.0 km
Once booked, we'll send guests detailed instructions on how to get to our villa/resort from any place in Costa Rica.

Food and Vacation Planning

Cook for yourself, or let us arrange typical Costa Rican or high-end meals to be prepared for you at home. No request is beyond reason. We can help arrange everything from transportation (including LIR and SJO airport transfers), babysitting/childcare, guides and excursions, to massages in the villa, special dinner reservations, tennis and pickleball lessons, golf lessons and rental golf carts and more. We are here to ensure this is the most memorable vacation of your life!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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