Posted by: E L Turner | November 16, 2014

surf-in surf-out beach cottage on Avellanas Beach, Costa Rica

Surf-in surf-out Christmas and New Year vacation accommodation special – 2-bedroom beachside cottage 20 minutes south of Tamarindo, 300 meters’ walk to Playa Avellanas. Avellanas Costa Rica Beach CottageBeachwalk-playa-avellanas (640x428)

Beachside cottage for 4 guests with shared pool 300m from one of Costa Rica’s best surfing beaches.

Posted by: E L Turner | September 21, 2014

Luxury Jungle Home with Pacific Ocean and Rain Forest Panorama

Casa Big Sur Dominical

Luxury Jungle Home with Pacific Ocean and Rain Forest Panorama

Casa Big Sur on Incredible 1/2 price offer at $572 per night for the Pre-Holiday season, valid until Dec 18. Overlooking the entire Ballena Marine National Park near Dominical, this 5-bedroom Luxury Jungle Home with Pacific Ocean and Rain Forest Panorama is only 45 minutes from Manuel Antonio National Park, with a dozen pristine beaches within 10 to 15 minutes’ drive.

Casa Esterillos Ocean View Vacation Rental

Reserve your Costa Rica vacation at Casa Esterillos before the end of September to qualify for 10% discount off high season rates. Offer is valid for a minimum stay of 5 nights from Dec to Apr.

Playa Esterillos is famous for its vastness and tranquility. Made up of the east, west and central sections, there is plenty to do and explore here. A mile inland at a peaceful hilltop location is the ocean-view home Casa Esterillos, which has consistently received a 5/5 review from rental guests. Designed for accessibility, the house features wide front door and wide shower doors, has no stairs to get into the house or onto the pool deck, and two of the master bedrooms are on the first floor.

Posted by: E L Turner | July 22, 2014

Playa Matapalo Affordable Beach Home

Dos Palmas Beach Home on Playa Matapalo

Matapalo Beach is your backyard at Dos Palmas

If you are looking for an affordable house rental right on the beach, look no further than Dos Palmas at

” The house is not fancy but it has everything you need to enjoy your time in Costa Rica. It is clean, basic, and comfortable. No A/C but you don’t need it. The beach is awesome and most days you have it all to yourself.  We do have Wifi! ” – Owner

Posted by: E L Turner | May 13, 2014

Playa Avellanas walk-to-surf accommodation

Budget B&B Playa Avellanas

4 beach-cabin-style rooms on the great surf beach of Playa Avellanas offering incredible value for a walk-to-beach location. The rooms though simply furnished have two double beds and amenities that budget surfers dream of.. air conditioning! The neatly maintained compound features a swimming pool, and breakfast is included in the room rate. Hurry, they have a special discount for those who want to brave the waves from May to mid July.

Posted by: E L Turner | March 19, 2014

Manuel Antonio Vacation Rental Pre-Easter Special


680_pelicano_6A 5-acre private estate overlooking Manuel Antonio National Park with 8 bedrooms accommodating groups of 8 to 24 guests. Offering pre-Easter special with 20% discount until mid April. This ocean view luxury mansion comes with a dedicated team to look after your every need, including your own private chef! Enjoy this private estate as if it is your own exclusive resort hotel, whether you are in the company of your family or a retreat group. Rates will be further discounted for smaller parties requiring 4, 5 or 6 bedrooms. More details on

Posted by: E L Turner | September 10, 2013

Walk-to-beach rental home in Tamarindo

CasaPapaya Tamarindo

Summer may be over but the legendary ‘Endless Summer’ beach of Tamarindo beckons..

Surfers will be thrilled to know that ‘Endless Summer’ legend Mr. Robert August lives directly across the street from this house, a 5-bedroom walk-to-beach villa in fabulously famous Tamarindo. The villa manager will assist in arranging any surf trips or boat trips. Beach, restaurants, bars and surf shops are a couple of blocks away.

Posted by: E L Turner | August 18, 2013

Ultra-luxury beach villa in Flamingo

Italian Palazzo style vacation home

Ultra-luxury Italian Palazzo

Castello Pacifico comes with a mind-boggling price tag for a 4-bedroom, 12-person vacation rental. This Italian Palazzo style villa is perched atop Flamingo Beach with private beach access and 360 degree view.

Posted by: E L Turner | August 12, 2013

Mother’s Day in Costa Rica


In the United States, we celebrate Mothers Day on the second Sunday in May. In Costa Rica, Mother’s Day is a National Holiday, celebrated on August 15.

Posted by: E L Turner | August 9, 2013

El Castillo de Esparza

Luxury estate villa rental offers 10 opulent bedrooms, full hotel services and extensive on-site recreation – Perfect for corporate retreats, small weddings and yoga groups –

El Castillo de Esparza

Luxury estate vacation rental with a full time hotel team of 10 people led by a General Manager

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