Get away from it all in this Costa Rican Eco Sustainable Retreat for Sale!
- Land: 3 hectares (7.5 acres)
- Construction: 160 m2 (1,700 sq.ft.)
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- 1 car garage and ample parking
A whole new magical life experience for those looking to be in contact with mother nature, peace and quiet... This property offers two eco cabañas powered with solar energy and fully equipped with all the comforts of home, sitting on a hilltop half way point between oceans with exceptional views of the mountains, valleys and lake below... A paradise of peace and tranquility with unmatched privacy where there are no visible neighbors except for an incredible diversity of flora and fauna! This is the perfect place to get away from it all...
Walk through the trails on this 7-acre property, meditate or just relax on the deck and enjoy the wonderful view of the countryside. Whether you are looking for a dream relaxation place to disconnect and get away from it all, a base for in-country exploring, a weekend getaway haven, a peaceful location for your studies, or to live in... this property is located only a 3 to 4 hour flight from most US hubs, and just a short 1.5 hour drive from San Jose -capital city of Costa Rica- over a paved national road.
The Main house or cabana (75 m2 or 800 sq. ft.) has 2 bedrooms with 1 bathroom, integrated living, dining and kitchen all opening up to the panoramic view deck. A fireplace makes the perfect romantic ambiance for the cool nights. Electricity is solar generated for all the lamps and lights as well as for the refrigerator. Hot water as well as cooking range and stove are gas. Fresh water supply from a mountain spring... A detached garage (26 m2 or 280 sq. ft.) is located next to it. The second cabin (60 m2 or 650 sq. ft.) has 1 bedroom, 1 full bathroom, small kitchen next to small integrated living and dining area.
As an investment, this one-of-a-kind retreat can be a great vacation rental where guests will have easy access to the many natural wonders of Costa Rica, explore the rich biodiversity of flora and fauna including fun activities such as bird watching; white-water river rafting; mountain bike and road cycling, horseback riding and volcano hiking just to mention a few...
Turrialba is well-known for river rafting in the Reventazon, Pacuare and Pejiballe rivers, as well as many other eco-adventure activities. Additional income could be generated by developing partnerships with local tourism organizations and offering guests the opportunity of experiencing tours such as horseback riding, bicycle tours, volcano trekking, tree-top canopy tours, snake farm, orchid nursery, sugarcane and coffee factories.
Features – Amenities
- Completely furnished (tables, chairs, couch, lounge chair, closets)
- Outside deck
- Solar powered for electricity (upgraded in 2013)
- Gas stove and hot water (gas)
- Master bedroom and guest room
- One bathroom (complete)
- Cooking pots, pans, dishes, utensils
- Fireplace (in one cabin only)
- Trails throughout (exercise/bird watching)
- View of valley and lake below; mountains
- Single-car garage with shop—ample graveled parking outside
- Stand-by generator (gas)
- Flowers galore; vegetable garden, banana trees.
- Potable water from mountain spring (tested safe)