Location: Portalon, Costa Rica
Costa Rica Ocean View 3 Bedroom Home, Hills Portalon
Villa Dahlmar is a stunning 3000 square foot home, perfectly situated on a 4.82 acre property, located in the exclusive, seaside community of Hills of Portalon. DahlMar is an iconic reference, loosely translated as "beautiful flower where the rainforest meets the sea".
Nestled in Costa Rica's Southern Pacific rainforest, this tropical sanctuary is ideally centered between the new Marina Pez Vela in Quepos 20 minutes North, and surfing meca Dominical, 15 minutes South. In addition, two of the most incredibly beautiful and serene beaches in the Southern Zone are located 7 and 12 minutes away respectively, from the doorstep of home. This is an ideal location and rare find that integrates an unforgettable setting with proximity to the multitude of activities for which Costa Rica is famous. You and your guests or family can experience a lifestyle like no other that offers everything from surreal ocean views to world class, deep sea fishing.
Anticipation builds as you travel up the well-maintained development road and enter the grand iron gates of this gorgeous park-like estate. Upon entering this marvellous home, you are instantly mesmerized by rainforest, mountain, valley, and ocean views that surround every vantage point of this unique property. With the exception of barely visible estates, miles away across the grand Portalon Rivery valley, there are no other homes or man-made structures in sight. Serenity, privacy and sense of being at one with nature are yours to behold at Villa DahlMar.
As beautiful as this classic home is, it is also practical with 3 large bedrooms, along with an office which can function as a fourth bedroom. Thoughtfully planned, large full bathrooms and rich hardwood closets compliment within the bedrooms, while the half bath offers direct access to the outside pool area. The master suite is grand with double sinks, a jacuzzi tub, open walk-in shower with seat and large walk-in closet with a secure bodega further back. Ceiling heights vary from 12 feet in the bedrooms to a vaulted hardwood-adorned , 16 feet in the den, creating huge open feel throughout.
The open concept incorporates the spacious, well-designed chef's kitchen which has every amenity including a step-in pantry, range, microwave, and double-door fridge with ice maker. Cordoned by a granite-topped breakfast bar with hardwood stools, the kitchen space works well for entertaining across from the large wet bar area which boasts rich hardwood and glass cabinetry above. A granite, hightop matching game table perfectly compliments the wet bar area with an inviting appeal to relax with a game of cards and a cocktail.
The large open area, entered in the great room between the wet bar and entertainment walls is adorned by a beautiful wood dining table, capable of seating up to eight. The table is perfectly aligned with the glass double doors which open to the pool area and ocean view... simply superb!
To complete this incredible abode, the builders included two-zone central air conditioning, a large utility room complete with laundry as well as a utility sink and exterior door. Upgrades include an on-demand, tankless hot water heater, extended Wif-Fi connectivity, and stylish, matching, remote control, lighted ceiling fans throughout. All counter surfaces are granite, supported by rich, dark hardwood, artisan cabinetry that matches throughout the home.
Topping off this amazing, 5 acres parcel, the property borders a nature reserve filled with wildlife. The slope to the reserve offers a great place to forge a trail to the seasonal stream, serving the southern boundary. There is tremendous room for construction expansion on this property including an additional site to build a cabin or guest home with ocean view.
Villa DahlMar has been meticulously loved and maintained. It is offered turn key and near perfect for the fortunate new owners. The current owners have developed it into an income generating, luxury vacation estate and have used the proceeds for maintenance and upgrades. Existing bookings could be cancelled or conveyed.