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Gulf View, Vacation Cottage

Richard is a superhost.

Gulf View, Vacation Cottage

4 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Sparkling clean
13 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Richard is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Secluded house in a guava forest located 1.5 miles from Santa Elena. Appropriate for families or couples. It has large windows with spectacular views to Gulf and Peninsula of Nicoya, sunsets, birds, rainbows and mountains.


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa bed


Step-free access to the bedroom
Wide doorway to the bedroom



138 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Quick responses
Sparkling clean
MyLe User Profile
August 2019
Great location and so close to nature. Richard was a fantastic host. Helped us get discounts and exclusive early access to the hanging bridges. Even helped us get a car rental replacement. The cottage was clean and convenient. Good water pressure and temperature. Would love to…
Vanessa User Profile
July 2019
Richard’s cottage was a perfect way for us to start our trip. It was much bigger than I thought it would be. We loved the space, and view! The walls are adorned with fun paintings of nature that his mom did, and there’s a journal with detailed entries about the property. The kids…
Dede User Profile
July 2019
We really enjoyed our stay at Richard's place! The house is comfortable, the kitchen is spacious and easy to utilize for some heavy duty cooking, and the steaming water in his shower is divine! He did everything he could to make our trip fun and relaxing including but not limited…
Peter User Profile
June 2019
Great location just outside Monte Verde with fantastic views including birds and animals right outside the window. The accommodation is basic by European standards but has everything you need and was very clean. Richard was a great host and arranged our tours at a discount. A…
Seamus User Profile
May 2019
Richard is a very friendly guy with a lot of local knowledge. Thanks for making our stay in Monteverde memorable with your advice and beautiful property!
Tom User Profile
May 2019
Exactly what we were hoping for. A quiet, private place close to Monteverde. Wildlife right outside the house. Richard's recommendations were spot on and we were glad we followed up on all of them. A wonderful stay.
Bette User Profile
March 2019
Richard is most hospitable and helpful in every way. He goes out of his way to help you have the best stay and fully enjoy the Monte Verde area.

Hosted by Richard

Monte Verde, Costa RicaJoined in August 2014
Richard User Profile
248 Reviews
Richard is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm pleased to host and meet people. Regards.
Interaction with guests
I like to talk with the guests, I also want to respect their privacy. I live in another house on the same property.
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 91%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 11AM
After 2PM

House Rules

  • No pets
  • Smoking is allowed