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El Ballenato - Eclectic beach front house.

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El Ballenato - Eclectic beach front house.

10 guests
5 bedrooms
10 beds
4 baths
10 guests
5 bedrooms
10 beds
4 baths

This privately owned villa in Playa Ballena (Bahia/Uvita area - just south of Dominical) is a nature lovers’ dream with it’s open air architecture and rustic, peaceful ambiance. What it lacks in urban facilities it will make up for with total serenity nestled in the beach side jungle.


Laptop friendly workspace
Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 double beds
Bedroom 3
2 double beds
Bedroom 4
1 king bed, 2 single beds
Bedroom 5
1 king bed, 1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is flexible
Check out by 11AM


Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance


48 Reviews

Chris User Profile
March 2018
We had a great experience here with our 3 1/2 year old and our 9 month old. The pool was key, and a great way to cool off on the warm afternoons. Very secluded, with a wonderful view from the balcony and the deck of the ocean, sleeping with the sound of the waves was great (if no…
Brent User Profile
January 2018
Staying at this location is a true treat. Fabio and his attention to detail prior to checkin was spot on. His pre-visit advise was very helpful. Upon arrival we were met by Francisco and Ana who walked us around the place. They are truly friendly people and a joy to get to kn…
Marie-Josée User Profile
May 2017
Amazing place, beautiful beach!
Michelle And Diona User Profile
Michelle And Diona
March 2017
Amazing. Best air bnb i have stayed in worldwide. Truely unique.
Danielle User Profile
March 2017
An incredible place. Well run and offers a secluded option to enjoy the beach in Costa Rica. Close enough to restaurants and supermarkets in Uvitas, that it is convenient, but far enough that it feels isolated. Would be difficult to access without a car.
Boleyn User Profile
January 2017
The bali-esque house is on a secluded beach in an area not known for being touristy. The house is simple & beautiful, with basic necesseties. No luxury amenities, but you dont need them in a place like this. The beds were wonderful, the sheets and textiles were soft and fresh. …
Stephanie User Profile
January 2017
This was one of the coolest Airbnb's I've ever stayed in. The scenery is out of this world, a few steps away (via a private wooden path) to a beach and a 10 minute walk to one of the most perfect and scenic deserted beaches I’ve seen in all of Costa Rica. The house itself is supe…

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