Casa Vista Azul: An Oasis for Sale in Manuel Antonio
Manuel Antonio (1075E)
Great Rental Property
Casa Vista Azul is a luxury villa that is the epitome of refined living. More than the sum of its
parts, its four floors, 6 bedrooms, chef’s kitchen, 2 story pool house, and private pool with
waterfall is the creation of an award-winning designer. With an incredible attention to detail
in the design, native and natural materials are featured throughout the home conveying a
mixture of romance and sophistication that kindles your imagination. No expense has been
By way of a discreet, single-story profile at the street level, you take a short path to enter
onto the uppermost floor – the ‘great room’ – covered by a locally sourced bamboo cane
roof and supported by 24-foot wooden posts with carved stone bases. The open design
and natural ventilation cool down the home and will give you pleasant breezes direct from
the Pacific Ocean of which there are breathtaking views. Set within the rainforest canopy
this amazing living area is completely open on three sides. Local craftsmen have helped
create entryways, windows, and wash basins specifically designed for color and size and
there are also some amazing pre-Columbian archetypes.
With its ample lounging areas, dining space for fourteen, a gourmet kitchen with tiled,
Mediterranean inspired range hood at its center, you can truly embrace an indoor-outdoor
lifestyle, whiling away the hours as hummingbirds take refreshing sips of nectar from inside
plants and toucans glide across the dramatic ocean views and perch meters from you.
The home is built down the cliff face and has a small footprint below, minimizing its impact
on the surrounding environment. There is even a four-floor elevator that travels from the
main floor at the top of the house down to the pool level.
On the next floor below the living area is the principal bedroom, with its princely king bed on
a raised platform facing a wall of wood framed windows with ocean views, banquettes at the
windows and door to a private deck overlooking the pool. The ensuite 4-piece bathroom
features 2 ceramic sinks and wood and stone throughout including a stone bath/jacuzzi.
On the next floor down are two more bedrooms, each with a four-poster king bed, terracotta
floors, tall, framed bay windows with built-in cushioned benches wrapping around two sides.
Through the windows are gorgeous views of the jungle and the ocean. These bedrooms
share a marvellous 4-piece bathroom with pre-Columbian stone sinks set in a beautifully
tiled floor to ceiling room that is reminiscent of Morocco.
On the ground floor is the fourth bedroom of the main house. This room also has a four-
poster king bed and ensuite bathroom. Subtle hues of yellow and blue, plus the stone steps
leading to the entrance, all contribute to a feel of southern Italy. Once again, this room has
floor to ceiling wood framed windows to allow the sunlight to stream in. The view is of the
Walking out on to the patio around the pool, the landscaping and soft beige stonework of
the patio are impeccable. The large pool is like a stunning oasis in the middle of the jungle,
laid with natural sukabumi stone and a picturesque and calming 20-foot-high waterfall as its
backdrop. The pool has a swimming lane for exercise and a separate area for those who
like to splash and frolic!
Next to the pool is the pool house, 2 stories with a wood deck. At the pool level is the
hangout spot with wood framed screened windows on three sides, wet bar, and washroom.
Three daybeds convert into twins, or one king bed and one twin. One floor below are two
more bedrooms, each with balconies and ensuite bathrooms beautifully tiled with the
charming feature of being partially open to the outside.
This home has been operated as a very successful vacation rental and would continue to
be profitable. It is also a magnificent family vacation spot able to accommodate up to
sixteen people. It’s setting is incomparable, at the end of a cul-de-sac in one of the most
sought-after neighborhoods yet just a few minutes’ walk to all the conveniences, fantastic
restaurants and nightlife of Manuel Antonio.