Sotheby's International Realty - Puntarenas, SJ
A place where time, adventure and relaxation come together to bring and experience unlike any other. The pleasure of creating a new lifestyle where life runs at a different speed.
Fine craftsmanship, authenticity, comfort, classical and stylish, restful, entertaining… the place for an adventure beyond expectations.
A private world, made of natural and spontaneous elegance, which comes with a fine collection of antique European furniture.
A noted German architect created the various spaces using Costa Rican hardwoods and artisans. This massive property was designed for the Countess of Baillet-Latour and it has over 43,000 square feet of total construction area. The estate is surrounded by a twelve foot tall wall for maximum privacy and is accessed through an electronic gate.
The mansion offers three separate living spaces, a main house and two Guest Houses. An additional 300 m2 guest house is offered on a separate deal along with additional land outside of the walls that surrounds the mansion. The interiors of the sumptuous 12,000 square feet main home has cathedral windows, arched doorways, solid hand-carved Cristobal wood throughout the living areas, commercial kitchen, marble walkway leading to the bar, library, and billiards room. The right wing of the house encompasses a large formal dining room and a second master suite complete and one bedroom. The left wing of the house has another large master suite, two private bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, a game room and media room. Connecting the two wings is the spacious multi level Grand Salon.
The main guest house includes 3 guest bedrooms with private bathrooms, living area, and kitchenette. There is also a second guest house which can accommodate six more people.
The swimming pool offers a swim up bar which tends to be the center of daytime activities. The pool and adjacent Jacuzzi is a great place to eliminate accumulated stress. The tower is a unique 3 story landmark, solely devoted to pleasure. With spa area perfect for massages, a gym on the first floor and view point on the top. The tower has been the center for many activities such as sunset cocktails, art classes, wood carving, cigar rolling or simply a romantic interlude for an intimate dinner or bottle of fine wine. Situated below the tower, an exciting game of tennis or golf is a great place to spend the time.
The six buildings property offers 10 bedrooms, outdoor dining rancho by the pool, pool bar, three story spa tower, and two guest houses. Two large verandas at the Main House overlook the Gulf of Nicoya, the mountains, and the ocean with its spectacular sunsets beyond.
This luxurious boutique hotel with mountain and ocean views is located about one hour away from Juan Santamaría International Airport, and about 20 minutes to Puntarenas beaches and 30 to Los Sueños Resort area in Herradura and Jacó beach.