SHANGRI-LA ESTATE, PLAYA HERMOSA, COSTA RICA.
As you drive up and enter through the gates of this compound, we know your first word will be … “WOW. “
Located in a nature lover’s paradise in the hills above Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica, this property exploits STUNNING views not only of the ocean, but also of jungle covered hills, farmland, mountains and forests. These world-class vistas stretch out below you as you look DOWN upon the wings of Scarlet Macaws, hawks and toucans, soaring through the air currents below.
Strategically located on a finger ridge encompassing two glorious hectares (5 acres), this estate is a unique gem in our inventory, and with build-able area to maximize even more potential. In addition to a duplex and separate guesthouse, gorgeous private pool and outdoor areas, there is also a large separate building pad, flat and manicured (see pics), perfect for additional home or huge tropical garden.
There is a one story duplex with the exact same floor plan on each side, with separate entrances. Both sides have two bedrooms, one bathroom, a living area with loft and kitchen, as well as utility room and back patios boasting awesome views. The construction is all steel reinforced concrete block with teak rafters. In a word, “indestructible”.
The guesthouse, located on the other side of the pool, consists of a large studio upstairs with full bathroom and kitchen. Down below is smaller bedroom with full bathroom. Also downstairs is a large storage room that could be converted into another bedroom but is great for your tools and supplies. There is also another pool area bathroom w. shower, as well as a third utility room.
This property has its own well! The value of this amenity is around $50,000 and as more people are building in the area and well permits are sacred, this is golden. You will never run out of water and never have problems with pressure. Water system has state of the art purification and pump system. See pics of well, it is beautiful!
Incredible, dish network system, sling box, commercial free with DVR, 15 megabyte internet currently, can go up to 100 megabyte link as needed. (15 megs should be all you need).
This is arguably the best plateau in the area and this price is a head turner, owner is motivated as life changes force quick sale. Owner has lovingly and painstakingly maintained this property to ensure its excellent condition, all creature comforts and amenities are in excellent condition.
There are few properties like this one, and this will not last. Large green lawn areas with outdoor bar and BBQ area are perfect for viewing the glories of the jungle-covered land as it slopes down to the Pacific Ocean. Please see the pictures of the wildlife that visits the property to hangout including but not limited to… sloths, Capuchin monkeys, macaws, blue parrots, green parrots, wild turkeys, toucans and more! Fruit trees abound, please see photos of wildlife shot from this property.
ACCESS TO PROPERTY
The access road is paved; you are only a 10 minute drive to Jaco and the beaches. If you are looking for your very own private Shangri-La, or want to turn this into a retreat center, mini-resort, or multi-dwelling rental income provider, consider the amount of space to expand, the abundance of water, great internet and private and secure location, not to mention that the first word out of everyone’s mouth when they view this property is… “WOW!”