Costa Rica Real Estate – Each week the Costa Rican Times will be presenting a property of the week that we consider a hidden gem. If you want more information about this property or buying real estate in general you can request the free e-book, “Secrets of Buying Real Estate in Costa Rica”
Costa Rica has the most divinely-inspired untamed and natural landscapes that boast a higher diversity than any other country around the globe. It has an iconic cloud forest, National Parks like Manuel Antonio and Corcovado that prides itself of the most beautiful floras and unrivaled faunas, picturesque scenery and crystal clear beaches where you can either swim, snorkel or surf to your heart’s content. Good news is you can own a part of this paradise!
Hidden Paradise, which is currently for sale for just $750,000, is the world’s best kept secret. This breath-taking property is located in Carara, Costa Rica, an hour drive from the city of Escazu and San Jose’s International Airport which gives you easy access to top-notch medical and dental services, terrific shopping malls and awesome wholesale supermarkets, fabulous cinemas and other great amenities. It is 200 meters from the main highway going to the Central Pacific Coast and is a mere 20 minutes drive to Herradura, the best place to go to if you want to experience world-class sport fishing, have fun at an 18-hole golf course and enjoy fine dining food. If you want to go surfing, shopping, dining, bar hopping and do other fun activities then you can drive to Jaco which is just minutes away from the property.
Hidden Paradise comes with 18.5 acres or 7.5 hectares of abundant land that is host to over 600 tropical and fruit bearing tree, captivating tropical plants and wild flowers with a bunch of scarlet macaws, howler monkeys and native animal species habituating the land for nourishment. It boasts of a 2-story conventional bucolic country house perched on a hilltop encompassing lush plant life that offers extraordinary views from its second floor balcony and lower-level wrap-around porch. The rustic country home features 3 bedrooms, massive living and dining room and 2 ½ washrooms and latrine. The master bedroom is on the second level and is designed with a built-in closet and walk-in bath. The main house has 4 air-conditioning units (all mini-split type), has terracotta tile floors, native hardwood finishes and details comprising the ceiling and tailor-made cabinets and drawers.
The property also has outer structures consisting of two small cabins, storehouse for tools that can be locked and definitely secure, freestanding open covered parking area for two vehicles and a laundry room that comes with a washer and dryer. It also has a well that guarantees good water pressure inside the house including the upper level. Another noteworthy feature of this property is its well manicured yard with a free-form pool that faces the ocean with its own pump room and BBQ rancho. This area of the property is the best place for you to relax and enjoy the picturesque scenery the Pacific Ocean, Golf of Nicoya and its islands has to offer you. If you want to see the jungle and river views while lounging in a chair then you can snugly sit in the main living area feeling safe and secured while your eyes ravish the land surrounding you. You can go to and from all the structures without difficulty as they are all connected through cobblestone walkways and immaculately mowed yard.
One more thing, since there is a lot of unused space in the property you can definitely build more structures to help you generate an income. Also, since it shares 262 meters of the public street and is part of a neighbors association with a night guard at the main entrance of the road, the property is safe from intruders.
With its heavenly views, great amenities combined with below market value, its future owner is lucky to have this piece of paradise in Costa Rica.
- 18.5 Acres (7.5 Hectares)
- Incredible ocean, gulf, mountain views
- 600 tropical fruit trees
- Free-form pool facing the ocean, pump room
- 2-story traditional rustic country home
- 3 bedrooms, 2 ½ bathrooms
- Master Bedroom with built-in closet & walk-in bathroom
- Spacious living/dining room
- 4 A/C mini-splits
- Finishes in local hardwood
- Two small cabins
- External Storage
- Covered Carport
- Water well
- Cobblestone walkways
- Room for additional buildings
- Located 200 m. from main highway to the Central Pacific Coast
- Only 1 hour drive from San Jose’s international airport and the city of Escazu
- Only 20 minutes drive to the town of Herradura and Jaco
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