500 + Monkeys/Beach/Pool/BEACH/3-5 BR/Ocean View

From $339 / night

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  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • House

Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 4

Sleeps: 16

Type: House

500 + Monkeys/Beach/Pool/BEACH/3-5 BR/Ocean View

No need to decide if you want a BEACH vacation or a rainforest vacation- here you get BOTH! Your own 200+ acre wildlife reserve! Lapa's Home Summer Vacation Rentals 2015, near Puerto Jimenez. minutes to beaches- 3 story artistic open air tropical living creation of Mike and Blondie. 2 Living rooms and kitchens, fully furnisghed and comfortable.. All bedrooms screened in, comfy linens, ocean views, monkeys at pool! Perfect for large families, multi generations, groups of friends too. As many as 4 master bedrooms depending on how you want the house set up.

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About the owner

Blondie & Mike Cranford

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  • Overall rating
    4.5 / 5.0 based on 80 reviews and 3 properties


500 + Monkeys/Beach/Pool/BEACH/3-5 BR/Ocean View
Puerto Jimenez, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

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Perfect home for large/small families or host your next corporate retreat or corporate vacation and workshop within our nature reserve. This unique experience is uniquely private.The Osa Peninsula has 'No Artificial Ingredients' and is absolutely spectacular, the way Costa Rica used to be. Secluded beaches and not overrun with tourists and fast food restaurants like Northern Costa Rica. To truly experience Costa Rica as it was, You Must Come to Osa! At Sombra de la Lapa rainforest reserve you get the best of both Costa Rica vacations- Secluded and deserted beaches nearby and 100's of monkeys and birds in the jungle. Wake up in nature and explore Osa Peninsula's rainforest, waterfalls, beaches and The spectacular Golfo Dulce, sweet gulf, where you can see Dolphins, Turtles and Whales. Good diving is only 1- 1/2 hours away at Drake Bay, Cano Island diving is Southern Costa Rica's best kept secret. Your family can enjoy zip lines, kayaking , hiking in Corcovado National Park, night hikes, boat tours and waterfall rappelling. Ladies will love the organic chocolate farm close by. Osa Peninsula's best tours are just a few minutes away. Visit pre Columbian site or spend the day with Ngobe shaman and naturalist guides near Corcovado National Park, Osa Peninsula. Swim with Dolphins, swing from trees and Stay and play at Lapa's Vacation Home Rentals on the Osa Peninsula, in Costa Rica and where the rainforest meets the sea. Tours on the water and in the rainforest are endless, where the rainforest meets the sea. Occasionally guest will come across seeing and anteater or jaguar down by our river. The Osa Peninsula is truly a special spot ! Join us for a Pura Vida Vacation in remote Southern Costa Rica.

Lots of fun eco tours close by –
Zip line and canopy tours (15 min)
Organic chocolate farm (5 min)
Gulf tours - swim near dolphins and snorkel.
Mangrove sunset kayaking.
Tree Climbing and waterfall rappelling
Visit Gyuami and Boruca Indigenous reserves
Night hike around lagoon
Waterfall hikes.
Surrounded by rainforest, hiking and pristine beaches.

Our front yard is Golfo Dulce (sweet gulf), the Pacific Ocean beyond that and our back yard is Corcovado National Park. We have 2 rivers running through the reserve which offer refreshing dips on hotter days in the swimming holes! The Osa Peninsula is truly the best destination in all of Costa Rica. Where the rain forest meets the sea on a private reserve with private road which dead ends at our reserve so there is no through traffic.

Whether you a one couple looking for a place to spend time uninterrupted by other people, families or friends travelling together or a group looking for a private vacation rental - We can accommodate your adventure travel needs. Once you reserve your vacation with us, you are the ONLY guest. We are a nice alternative to eco lodges and hotels where people walk past your room or bungalow, where there might be parties or restaurants near by. Here we have 3 homes located on opposite sides of the property & our guests tell us that they never know if there is anyone else here or not! The only area shared is the organic garden where we invite you to pick papayas, herbs, pineapples and organic veggies from our garden. Whatever is in season. You have total and complete privacy, yet we are located very close to Puerto Jimenez where there are restaurants, grocery stores, banks, gift shops and nightlife!

On a newly paved road it is easy to get around and being only minutes from most tours & town, you reduce your footprint & spend more of your time relaxing rather than trying to find your way around. Included with your vacation rental is professional travel service at no additional charge (other lodges & cabinas charge extra for booking your cars, local flights & tours- here it is included). Private chef services are also offered with advance notice

Join us for a “true”Pura Vida Vacation in remote Southern Costa Rica. We also offer short stay specials if you have less than a week. Minimum 4 day stay! Pura Vida and hope to see Ya.

More About This Location

Beach or lakeside relaxation, Warm winter getaways

Getting There

Nearest ferry port: Puerto Jimenez, 8.02 miles
Nearest airport: Puerto Jimenez, 8.02 miles
Car is not necessary



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