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Mountain Retreat and Trout Fishing Adventure!

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Adventure Begins: Trucha de La Montana (Trout Mountain) is a 3,200 sq ft, 3 bedroom, 3 bath home, situated on a luscious one acre trout farm with one large and two small rivers. The farm has the best tasting fresh caught trout in Costa Rica according to two local biologists. This home sits at an elevation of 6,500 ft above sea level (average temperature; 60F -75F). It boasts 3 fireplaces for those cozy, warm romantic evenings or days, 2 living rooms, and a generous 290 sq ft sunroom overlooking the property! Enjoy this home with your family and friends. Catch fresh trout and cook it immediately on the outside grill or in the oven for that perfect scrumptious gourmet inexpensive meal ($3.80 per pound!). Surround yourself with the fresh air in this mountainous area of Costa Rica. This h...The Adventure Begins: Trucha de La Montana (Trout Mountain) is a 3,200 sq ft, 3 bedroom, 3 bath home, situated on a luscious one acre trout farm with one large and two small rivers. The farm has the best tasting fresh caught trout in Costa Rica according to two local biologists. This home sits at an elevation of 6,500 ft above sea level (average temperature; 60F -75F). It boasts 3 fireplaces for those cozy, warm romantic evenings or days, 2 living rooms, and a generous 290 sq ft sunroom overlooking the property! Enjoy this home with your family and friends. Catch fresh trout and cook it immediately on the outside grill or in the oven for that perfect scrumptious gourmet inexpensive meal ($3.80 per pound!). Surround yourself with the fresh air in this mountainous area of Costa Rica. This home sits in the center of Barva Mountain and the Braulio Carrillo National Park. The owner/on-site manager is available to pick you up from the airport or your car rental office and effortlessly guide you “home”. The home has a complimentary local lan line and USA phone in addition to DSL internet (6Mb up/1Mb down). Enjoy the calming and peaceful tranquility this home has to offer. If you choose to venture off for an exciting day trip, there are plenty of excursions with a very short distance to enhance your adventure to Costa Rica; see below for details.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
3 Full baths
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About the Owner
Steve S
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2016
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Our group of 2 couples stayed here for a few days. We fell in love with the place and the host. This gorgeous, peaceful hillside property has lush gardens and trout pools surrounded by forest. The house is clean, comfortable, and well laid out. Bedrooms/bathrooms...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Michael L
Management response:Responded 26 January 2018

Michael, It was a pleasure having you guys stay here. Glad you guys enjoyed the peace and tranquility that this home offers. Looking forward to your return next year! Pura Vida, Steve

Reviewed 2 May 2016

I stayed with my family of 5 and had a great time. Steve the host was fantastic and accommodating. We went zip lining and the children's museum in San Jose a must see! Catching fish at the pond and having Steve cook them they were...More

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank joel s
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The house and property are exactly as shown and it's very clean. The weather was perfect so we had several picnics outside because the property was so beautiful. We have two kids and they really enjoyed trout fishing right in the backyard. The owner cooked...More

Date of stay: January 2016
Thank Sheba57
Management response:Responded 28 April 2016

Hello Sheba, Thank you so much for the kind words. We enjoyed having you stay at our beautiful vacation rental. I enjoyed the hike with your family, you are all in very good shape! :-). We look forward to your family's return next year. Pura...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Corporate Bookings
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
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About the neighbourhood
Here are just a few suggested activities that are nearby the home: 1) Barva Volcano Hike, visit “Barva Lagoon” and four major hiking trails (5- minute drive) 2) Canopy Adventure (5- minute drive) 3) Poás Volcano (1.5- hour drive) 4) Canopy Tour Zip Lining at Colinas del Poas (1- hour drive) ask for discounts. 5) La Paz Waterfall Gardens (1- hour drive) 6) Café Britt (15- minute drive) 7) Paseo De Flores Mall (25- minute drive) 8) Zoo Ave Bird Sanctuary (45- minute drive) 9) San Jose, for dose of nightlife activities (30- minute drive) 10) The new City Mall in Alajuela (30- minute drive)
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