La Florida is a quaint village located at the mountains of the southern pacific zone of Costa Rica, with a mixed population of locals and expats, this area is the perfect blend for those looking to immerse themselves in the Pura Vida. It is a beautiful and peaceful location that benefits from the higher altitude to keep your evenings cool and comfortable. There are two famous national parks within close proximity to the home, Manuel Antonio with the beautiful white sand beach and the well-known Marino Ballena National Park with the spectacular sand bar called the Whale’s Tail. You also can go explore the 3 biggest waterfalls in this area – Nauyaca, the biggest, and the other popular tourist attractions, the Diamanté Waterfall, one of the tallest in country, and the San Luis Waterfall that you can see from the house. Nearby towns of Dominical and Playa Hermosa are also well-known surfing hot spots ready for you to explore.
This stunning property has road access through 3 separate, well maintained gravel roads going over the mountains with panoramic views. You are only 1.5 hours drive from nearby San Isidro and 2 hours from the popular airport located in Quepos. In either of these two city’s, you will have access to all the big grocery stores, shopping and other sought after amenities one may want before arriving at the house. Smaller local markets and area farmers are close by as well as the well known Tinamastes Farmers Market full of organic produce and local artisanal products.
The house is built on a private 2.4-acre property surrounded by gardens full of exotic flowers and many fruits trees that are already producing. (over 20 different varieties) Built with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and a spacious design, this home boasts panoramic views of the mountains and waterfalls from almost every room in the house. The open concept design creates a wonderful space for entertaining and will encourage family and guests alike to relax and enjoy the tranquility of the area.
The home has been beautifully outfitted with marble and tile countertops as well as custom cabinets with stainless steel appliances. All furniture in the home is included, and a central vacuum system to help make life easier for everyone. The large outdoor terrace is most definitely a favorite place to enjoy your morning coffee looking out at the local wild life that the property attracts for you every day.