Casa Cocoon: Amazing Oceanview Home with Privacy in a Gated Community!
Playa Flamingo, Cabo Velas, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Basic Listing Information
- Listing ID
- Property Type
- Listing Type
- Residential Sale
- Location Type
- View Type
- Ocean View
- Total Lot Size
- 0.53 ha (1.31 acre)
- Total Living Area
- 195.10 m² (2,100.03 sq ft)
Located in the prestigious La Jolla neighborhood in the gated, oceanview community
of Mar Vista in Playa Flamingo, this 3-bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home is tucked away
from the other homes, offering tranquility and peace among the gardens that
What’s more, this home enjoys some of the best, unobstructed ocean views that Mar
Vista has to offer, making this a one-of-a kind opportunity for those looking to buy
Lovingly named for the fact that this home is nestled in the hillside and surrounded
by nature, Casa Cocoon greets its visitors with a lovely paved driveway and
blooming bougainvillea flowers. As you enter the home, you will immediately
notice the home’s open concept--with vaulted ceilings, where the dining area, living
room and kitchen unite--to make entertaining fun and easy.
The kitchen is wonderfully unique in that it has an oversized island with plenty of
room for family and friends to gather together; a stove with retractable vent; and
sleek, hardware free cabinets for that clean, sophisticated look.
This space opens through large sliding glass doors to the impressive outdoor area,
complete with coralina tile, an extended covered area to lounge and use rain or
shine, a beautiful infinity edge pool, and one of the absolute best ocean views that
are available in this community. The privacy and views from this space are simply
The space also has a yard, perfect for young children or pets, with a producing coconut
tree, a grill station, and pendent lighting that creates a wonderful atmosphere in
The principal bedroom features beautiful accents of Costa Rican hardwood, teak
coffered ceilings, and sliding glass doors that open to its own outside lounge area,
and views of the ocean. The principal bathroom has dual sinks, striking tile, and
both indoor and outdoor showers.
A tribute to this home’s excellent design, each of the three bedrooms in this home
have amazing ocean views, sliding glass doors leading out to nature, and their own
en-suite baths, for maximum comfort and privacy. In fact, for those looking for a home
that would also service as a significant income producer when not used personally,
this home’s layout, style and location in a gated community make it an excellent candidate
for use as a lucrative vacation rental.
There is also a half bath that is smartly accessible from inside the home or from the
pool area, a laundry room, and an office perfect for those who want to work from
The home has many extras that other homes simply cannot offer. In addition to the
ample privacy and stunning ocean views, there are abundant grounds with a variety
of fruit trees and flowering plants, making it fun to simply meander through the
garden. There is ample space here to build a guesthouse, which would have the
same ocean views as the main home. There is also a covered 2-car carport, and a
bodega that would serve perfectly as a workshop if desired.
The Mar Vista Development is well known for its luxurious, single family homes
with stunning ocean views and the fact that it is only a seven-minute drive to seven
gorgeous beaches. Mar Vista offers ample amenities including tennis courts, newly
constructed pickleball courts, a gym, a yoga palapa, and miles of hiking trails.
Mar Vista is also home to the famous Gracia Restaurant, which offers exceptional
dining, dramatic ocean views, sunsets, and a pool and bar for lounging and relaxing.
The La Paz Community School rests in the valley of this development, and many
families are buying and building homes in this community as a result. There is also
another great educational option, The Costa Rica International Academy, located
less than 10 minutes away.
This home is located within a 7-minute drive to the new Flamingo Marina, which is
now accepting its first boats into the harbor and offers high-end dining and retail to
Finally, this home is located within a 50-minute drive of the Liberia International
Airport (LIR), making is extremely convenient for international homeowners.
Roof Type Roof Tile Number of Bedrooms 3 Number of Full Bathrooms 3 Number of 1/2 Bathrooms 1 Number of Stories 1 Total Living Area 195.10 m² (2,100.03 sq ft) Total Lot Size 0.53 ha (1.31 acre) Floor Type Tile Construction Status Completed Construction Type Concrete Year Built 2019 Appliances Included Dishwasher, Grill, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Stove Air Condition Type Multiple Wall Units Furnished Type Fully Pool Type In-Ground Pool, Infinity Pool Jacuzzi No Parking Type Detached Carport, Guest Space(s) Number of Parking Spaces 4 Telephone Yes Internet Types Cable Internet Television Types Standard Cable TV BBQ Yes
Location Playa Flamingo, Cabo Velas, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica Country Costa Rica State Guanacaste County Santa Cruz District Cabo Velas City/Town Playa Flamingo Zip Code 50308 Location Type Ocean-Vicinity Geographic Type Dry Forest View Type Ocean View
Interior Features Included Alarm System, Breakfast Bar, Ceiling Fans, Eat in Kitchen, Fully Equiped Kitchen, Gourmet Kitchen, High Ceilings, Natural Wood Finishing, Sliding Glass Doors, Vaulted Ceilings, Walk-In Closets, Washer/Dryer Hookup, Water Heater Exterior Features Included BBQ Grill, Covered Patio, Fenced Yard, Garden, Outside Seating-Area Community Features Club House, Gym, Play Ground, Security, Tennis Court Security Features Gated Community, Gated Entrance, Security Patrol
Street Access Type Paved Road Type of Water City Water Type of Sewer Septic Type of Internet Cable Internet Type of Television Cable Television Type of Electricity Public Telephone Available Yes
Price per Air-Conditionable Living Area $6,919.53/m2 ($642.85/sqft) Price per Square Meter $254.72/m2 ($23.66/sqft) List Price $1,350,000 Ownership Type Legal Corporation