Escape to this charming, private cottage estate with spectacular views overlooking San Jose, distant volcanoes, and the mountain peaks of Escazu.
This one-of-a-kind Costa Rica vacation rental is situated on nine acres in the exclusive cosmopolitan town of Escazu just 4 miles from downtown San Jose, Costa Rica and 13 miles from the airport.
As you pass the entry gates of Robin's Nest Cottage, enjoy an ecological paradise that's just a short drive to fabulous restaurants, entertainment, shops.
As you pass the entry gates of Robin's Nest Cottage, enjoy an ecological paradise that's just a short drive to fabulous restaurants, entertainment, shops, outdoor market and embassies from around the world. You feel connected and in total harmony with nature, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, but yet a short drive away to enjoy all the great places Escazu and San Jose have to offer.
This specially designed vacation rental- immaculately clean--offers two large bedrooms and two bathrooms that can easily accommodate up to eight guest--four per room.
Enjoy indoor/outdoor living at its best with terraces that surround the cottage. Sip a cup of Costa Rican coffee in the early morning while watching a plethora of tropical birds.
Awake in the early morning with temperatures in the low 60’s, and feel the day warm up to moderate temperatures in the high 70's year round. You can walk around the property and encounter a creek and a lush forest within the property.
The mountains that flank the back of the property provide you with a vast natural preserve (thousands of acres) for hours of hiking, bird watching, or just enjoying a short nature walk with spectacular views.
•This is a non-smoking property.
•You are responsible to wash your dirty dishes, pots and pans, utensils, glasses, bed linens and towels.
•As a complimentary service we provide you with the following: One bar of soap in each shower stall, hand washing soap, one roll of toilet paper in each bathroom, a dishwashing soap, one roll of paper towel, and one set of trash bags. You are responsible to purchase more of the above, if needed.
•Pets are not allowed in the house unless pre-approved in writing by the owner.
•Keep all doors locked when no one is in the house or when you go wandering away from the property.
•Once a week please collect all trash bags in your cottage and place it in the plastic trash can outside the utility room door. Please do so Wednesday morning before leaving the premises.
•We don’t provide any type of transportation. Taxi companies are readily available at the airport and in town. A rental car is highly recommended.
•If something is not working properly please notify Eli immediately so that we can correct the problem as soon as possible.
•Use the fireplace as much as you want—you may need to buy wood at supermarket.
•Before you check-out please make sure all the dishes and pots and pans are clean and put away. Please collect all the trash and place it in the large trash container outside by the back door.
•When you leave the premises, whether to go to the city or the beach, please keep your possessions near you or well concealed. There is a lot of petty theft in Costa Rica. Things like cameras, laptops, camcorders, jewelry, are a common target.
•Do not use the bathroom towels to clean floors, shoes, etc.
•When flushing the toilets please hold down the handle for 5 seconds.
•When checking out please leave the house keys and gate’s remote control with Eli or someone at his house. Use the code by the gate to open the gate on your way out. It will close automatically behind you. Replacement cost for keys and remote control is $200.00 so please don’t forget to return them.
•Do not leave children unattended outside the house. The property is on the side of a mountain and there are some steep drops on some sides of the property.
•Windows may be hard to open. Please ask Eli for assistant when necessary. Please ask Eli for key to sliding doors if not provided at time of arrival.
•Please make sure all the dishes, pots and pans, glasses, etc. are cleaned and placed in the cabinets and drawers before living. There is a $25 cleaning fee if this is not done.
•Our goal is to make your stay an enjoyable and memorable experience.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Note: In Costa Rica water outage and low water pressure are common and the same applies to power outages and cable/internet connection. These outages come without notice and can last up to several hours so please be patient. Thank you.