Located in Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica, one mile from the beach on lot #41 in the Opera Salvaje development. This is an established and sought after neighborhood. It is located off Calle Hermosa nestled between the rain forest and the Pacific Ocean. Calle Hermosa is 500 meters south of the Back Yard Bar/Hotel. This Mediterranean style house is 300 meters sq (3240 sq ft) sitting on a 706 sq meter lot.
The house was designed and constructed in 2006 by a US citizen with building experience in Costa Rica. It is a U-shaped home built around a pool located in the center of the house. The main living area over looks the pool thru large double doors. It has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, a large kitchen, a laundry room/bodega, 2-car garage, out door shower for after the beach. This is the ultimate family or bachelor pad. The home has high vaulted ceilings with beautiful exposed teak beams with tongue and groove wood.
The walls are finished in a silicone-based stucco. The doors, cabinets, closets and windows are an attractive rustic style and made of the finest Guanacaste wood. A local artisan crafted the many hand forged iron chandeliers and the garage doors. The showers, counter tops, exterior of the house and pool are accented with 2 types of slate rock. The house is cooled by LG split systems air conditioning. It is beautifully landscaped with tropical plants and flowers! Including a lime, banana, and coconut tree to provide your own fruit. Security guards protect the neighborhood with a checkpoint at the entrance. It is a pet friendly environment.
The house has a cable or dish network; high speed internet, a landline & well water. In the early morning one wakes up to hear the waves breaking and sounds from exotic wildlife including toucans, monkeys and scarlet macaws.A river and waterfall are just minutes walking distance where locals visit to enjoy its serenity and use the mud for facial treatments, for its mineral content. The neighborhood consists of ex patriots from around the world offering a cultured social environment.