Modern Solar Powered Luxury Home In Manuel Antonio With Ocean Views
“Casa Pura Vista” is a modern three story, luxury home that was selected as the “Best Architecture, Single Residence, Costa Rica” in 2011 by International Property Awards. It is situated above the tropical Pura Vida Valley, an area of Manuel Antonio that showcases some of Costa Rica’s most highly-coveted homes. This home serves as the perfect destination for any occasion: chic entertaining, an intimate rendezvous or a fun getaway for the family.
One step inside the home and you will quickly realize that you are somewhere special. The home has two wings connected by a covered outdoor den with huge kitchen, dining and living spaces perfect for entertaining. Ample use of windows are utilized to take full advantage of the tropical rainforest ambience and the spectacular Pacific Ocean views. A glass staircase, soaring 28 foot teak ceilings and an elevator add to the drama of this unique showplace. Another unforgettable highlight is the 50 foot infinity pool with a waterfall gently cascading from an upper floor.
Smart And Efficient Use Of Modern Technology
The design of the home is not only beautiful but smart and efficient as well. Water is provided from a community well and undergoes a 5-step purification process that yields water purer than that available in most U.S. cities. There is also a rainwater catchment system used for greywater purposes. This is also a SMART home utilizing 26 solar panels and technology that integrates surround sound, pool settings, security systems and LUTRON lighting. The solar panels are cost effective and have cut the current owner’s overhead by reducing the electric bill by over 50%. The home is fully air-conditioned however the home is at it’s best with the windows opened allowing the cool ocean breezes to flow throughout the interior.
A Dream Home For Those Who Love To Entertain
The gourmet kitchen is a chef’s delight and features imported custom made cabinetry from Italy, stainless steel appliances, wine storage, a commercial ice maker, convection / conduction oven and Brazilian granite countertops. The dining room easily accommodates seating for 8 with additional seating conveniently found along the kitchen’s deep counters. The backyard has a tropical outdoor seating area, featuring a Lynch gas grill for al fresco dining with views of the valley and mountains to the east.
Luxurious Upstairs Bedrooms With Beautiful Ocean Views
The master bedroom suite is breathtaking. It features two-story curved glass windows that effortlessly blend with the home to its beautiful grounds. You will feel the sensation of sleeping high in the rainforest canopy. The master suite also features dual vanities, a private dressing area, two huge closets and a luxurious master bathroom. From the master bedroom there is access to an additional private outdoor shower and a jetted whirlpool tub. Imported porcelain tile can be found inside and out with granite countertops used throughout.
The 3rd floor includes 2 more bedrooms with full baths plus a separate media room. This media room can also be accessed from the living room located directly below. All of the rooms on the 2nd & 3rd floors have spectacular ocean views. The ground floor has oversized double garage, a laundry room, and a bedroom with full bath. There are fountains at the garage entrance and under the staircase. There is a full alarm system plus a motorized garage gate for added level of security.
Fantastic Income Producing Luxury Vacation Home
If you are looking for an income producing vacation rental, this home stands out from the crowd as it is a one of a kind ocean view luxury rental in the heart of Manuel Antonio – a global tourist destination and the most visited area in the entire country. Arrange a visit with us and we will be more than happy to show you this unique home located right in the middle of paradise.