Geoffrey McCabe

Estrella Oscura

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Estrella Osucra allows you to get as close to nature as possible. Guests can hear the monkeys screaming not so far away, while also watching a variety of birds like parrots from the hanging beds in the patio as they fly back to their nests before sunset. If that doesn’t appeal to you, just take your time unwinding in the hammocks as you fully soak in t the calmness of the deep-sea.

Estrella Oscura is a vacation home that has Costa Rica’s deep green forest canopy as a backdrop and views of the spectacular Pacific in front. This home offers a signature Costa Rican experience juxtaposed between the forest on one side and the beach on another. Guests can keep their ears open for the monkeys in the near distance and view the colorful, chirping parrots from the hanging balcony beds as they return to their nests at noon. Or simply relax in the hammocks and take in the serenity of the ocean’s hypnotic rhythm. Nestled in a tropical paradise, this home offers all the amenities and privacy without burning a deep hole in your pocket. This villa features 2 master bedrooms, 2 full baths and 2 additional half baths. It can sleep up to 8 (6 in beds plus a convertible sofa). The three-story structure is a spacious 2,800 sq ft. with air conditioning on the 1st and 2nd stories and the 3rd storey being an entirely open enclosed balcony featuring ceiling fans, not to mention a lovely private pool. All linens and a fully equipped kitchen are also the order of the day here. Guests can whip up delicious gourmet meals in the backdrop of the setting sun. Maid and laundry service is also available. The house sits on 2 fenced acres with a gated entry. Estrella Oscura is an absolute value for money stay that costs much less than staying in other area hotels.

Estrella Oscura is a mesmerizing rental home by the idyllic beaches of a tiny paradise town of surfers, Malpais, in Costa Rica. The vibrant tropical forests make an exotic background while the vast blue lagoon of the Pacific Ocean hypnotically borders the rental house. Bright trees with innumerable bird nests of colorful parrots can be spotted from the terrace at noon or early mornings. Also, you may catch a glimpse or two of a number of impish howler monkeys noisily swaying from tree canopies of the rainy forests. The rental house is perfect for intimate romantic retreats, family vacations, honeymoons and for a bunch of adventure freak friends wanting to get away from the chaos of city life.

Features and Amenities

The amenities included in the property included Air Conditioning, linens, off street parking, parking for RV/boat/trailer, king bed, twin/single bed, convertible bed, cable/satellite TV, DVD, CD player, private pool, full kitchen, cooking utensils provided, refrigerator, gas/electric BBQ grill, deck/patio, balcony, lanai, ocean view, mountain view, telephone: incoming calls & out-going local calls only, 3rd floor lanai (covered balcony), has 2 twin size hanging beds that can be used year round, also, 1/2 bath, table seating, wrap around counter space, outdoor shower, sink w/cabinets & electrical outlets. The living room also has a sofa-cama which converts into another sleeping area. There is a charming outside patio with lights and overhead fans with a barbecue.

The house is nestled in a secluded spot between lush forests and sparkling cerulean oceans. It is a massive three-storey structure covering 2800 sq. ft. The strategic design of the house which offers guests the much needed privacy makes it one of the most sought after vacation villas in Malpais. Estrella Oscura has two spacious master bedrooms which are generously adorned with classy ornamental and contemporary furniture. Guests can enjoy panoramic vistas of the ocean ahead before being lulled into a deep, relaxing sleep. The guest room is equipped with two single beds and is perfect for additional company. Half baths and full baths are both present here stocked with stylish bath products and other up market amenities. The first two stories are fully air conditioned while the 3rd storey has an open design. Estrella Oscura also offers a high speed Wi-Fi internet, telephone, ceiling fans, safe, a television set with a cable system, a stereo system with an iPod dock and extra speakers and a DVD player with a fantastic movie collection. The kitchen is fully equipped with the latest appliances to help you enjoy a comfortable self-cooking holiday experience. A full time maid and chef can be hired. One of the best features of Estrella Oscura is a salt water pool which chemical free and makes for a rejuvenating swim. Guests are also allowed to host private in-house dinner parties and birthday celebrations.

Attractions Nearby

Just minutes from the town of Mal Pais and Santa Theresa, guests will find the following all at local rates – world class sport fishing, surfing, scuba, snorkeling, tide pools, horse tours, ATV rentals, spas, souvenir shops, bars and restaurants. A nice variety of exquisite silver sandy beaches are easily available for surfing or just sun bathing at a stone’s throw away from the property. Nestled in the midst of a thriving tropical paradise, this villa offers everything guests require for a signature Costa Rican experience.

Estrella Oscura is a mere 250 meters away from the beach. Guests can jog along the beach whenever they want or sport an alluring tropical tan by soaking in Costa Rica’s sunny weather. All the important grocery stores, bakeries, a bank, pharmacy, a hospital and markets are easily accessible from the villa. Apart from this, certain beaches in the Malpais vicinity offer lessons of scuba diving, surfing, fishing, snorkeling and even deep sea fishing. Swim among the ocean’s undulating waves or head for a peaceful walk along the bay. Estrella Oscura awards you a comfortable stay in a stimulating ambiance of natural splendor and sparkling tropical waters.


Telephone: +1 (212) 945-8878

+1 (917) 609-5271

+1 (718) 967-3339

Email: [email protected]




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