This gorgeous home is located on a 5000 m2 (1.24 acre) lot in a private, gated development, tucked into
the hills of the charming town of El Aguacate. Enjoy absolutely breathtaking views of Lake Arenal, the
Santa Elena Island, the rolling green hills and the lush jungles that surround the area. This modern 2-
bedroom, 2-bathroom home offers luxurious, North American style construction in a truly Tico
environment that allows you to enjoy abundant nature and the Pura Vida lifestyle in style.
The rural community of El Aguacate of is just a 2-minute drive from the property, where you will find
basic amenities including groceries, restaurants, an elementary school, and the best farmers market in the area.
The larger town of Nuevo Arenal is just a 10-minute drive from the property. There you will have easy access to most major amenities,
such as incredible restaurants, shops, groceries, gas, bank, health facilities, government offices and
more. The larger city of Tilarán, where you can find all major amenities is just 30 minutes away and it is
just a 1 hour and 30-minute drive to the Liberia International Airport. In addition to local amenities, the
home is also centrally located to many of the tourist attractions in the area. The La Fortuna Hot Springs
and the Arenal Volcano National Park are less than an hour away. You can be at world famous
Monteverde or the beautiful Guanacaste beaches in just under 2 hours. This is a fabulous location!
As you arrive at the main gate to the community, you will notice the beautifully landscaped grounds and
a paved driveway that leads you right to the house and the attached two-car garage. The grounds of the
property have been planted with a large variety of fruit and nut trees that include lemon, mandarin,
Spanish lime, avocado, cashew, almond, banana, plantain, mango, guanabana (sour sop), breadfruit, and
guayaba. The property is frequently visited by over 70 species of exotic birds. Toucans, Parrots,
Tanagers, Oropendola, and many others visit the feeders and surrounding trees. You can even visit
@costaricabirdcam on YouTube to see these feeders in action. The community also offers access to
horse stables and a riding area on the community property as well as 40 acres of protected rain forest
behind the house.
When you enter the 2066 ft2 (193m2) home, you will experience a sensation of open airiness as you
walk into the sprawling great room. It opens up to a large screened in porch overlooking some of the
most amazing views that Lake Arenal has to offer. In the great room you have a beautiful, open concept
kitchen with modern stainless-steel US made Whirlpool appliances including a gas stove, a large
refrigerator, a microwave, and a dishwasher. The kitchen also offers features like granite counter tops,
solid wood cabinetry, a corner pantry with dehumidifier, a custom spice rack and a custom hardwood
island/breakfast bar. The spacious dining and living area feature oversized split sliding-glass doors that
open onto the patio, allowing you to bring the outdoors into the home. The screened-in porch has been
tastefully decorated with a hand painted mural. The oversized screen doors also open up so that you
can enjoy uninterrupted views of the spectacularly colorful sunsets in the evenings as you relax with
your favorite beverage from the 6-person exterior dining table, or in the fabulous hot tub!
Beyond the great room you will find 2 spacious bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. The first bedroom that
you will come across is the beautiful, air-conditioned master suite that allows you to enjoy the
captivating views of Lake Arenal from the comfort of your bed. The master suite offers a large, walk-in
closet with strong metal door to keep your valuables safe when you are out of town and includes an air
conditioner and dehumidifier to ensure that everything is in optimal condition when you return. The
gorgeous master bath offers two sinks, granite countertops, soaker tub and oversized shower. The
second bedroom also offers plenty of closet space and is just steps from the second full bathroom with
an oversized stand-up shower. There is also a designated laundry area adjacent to the attached garage
that is equipped with a Whirlpool washer and gas dryer, a workbench, storage, and a broom closet.
This incredible home also comes with an array of additional amenities, features and furnishings to
ensure ultimate comfort and peace of mind including a new 55″ LG 4k TV, a 42″ Samsung TV, fiber optic
internet, teak wood ceilings and Guanacaste wood beams in the great room and bedrooms, and two
instant hot water heaters. Enjoy the famous Aguacate spring water with filtration system (Aguacate
water is regarded as the best water in Costa Rica), a one-meter tiled walkway around the entire exterior
of home, pex plumbing with Delta fixtures, and high ventilation windows throughout the house to insure
excellent air flow. Ceiling fans are located in the bedrooms, living room, porch, and master bath.
Security lighting illuminates the entire perimeter of house, and three modern Wi-Fi security cameras can
be placed anywhere you like.
- Property Categories: Houses, Lake-View
- Property Sub Type: Lake Arenal
- Price: $399,000
- Area: 5000 m2
- Building Size: 193 m2
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2