Casa Añoro Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas
Casa Añoro is named appropriately as it literally translates to the home you miss or yearn for again and again. This stunning property combines just about everything that makes Manuel Antonio such a special destination for investment and lifestyle into one fabulous package.
The main home is a beautifully designed, three bedroom, three and one half bath luxury residence which is ideal for either a private residence or integration as a luxury vacation rental property. The property is located on one of the highest points in Manuel Antonio with a private access point in a section of homes called Las Vistas de Manuel Antonio and the home lives up to the name. There are panoramic ocean views from nearly every corner of the home with year round sunsets and amazing colors at every hour of the day. Also unique is that the property borders a private wildlife reserve that is part of the Hotel Gaia so in addition to the sweeping ocean views, there is an abundance of wildlife, including all three types of monkeys endemic to the area, toucans, sloths and a constant show of the amazing Scarlet Macaws which were reintroduced and are thriving in this area from the reserve below.
The floor plan is especially attractive as you enter from a spacious private parking area into a one level main floor plan which hosts the master bedroom and bath, full laundry area, half bath for guests, beautiful gourmet kitchen, living and dining area. This common space spills out onto a large covered terrace and infinity edge pool and it is impossible to visit the home without gravitating to this beautiful outdoor space to marvel at the views.
There are two full bedrooms downstairs, each with its own private full bathroom, plus a large linen closet.
The home is built up into the hillside and there is a fully staged area below the home where additional bedrooms or an owners apartment could easily be added as well. The home is in “like new” condition as it has not been rented for the past 5 plus years and the current owners have invested in maintaining the home to a fantastic quality to insure it is perfect for their own family and friends use.
As if the house itself was not enough, the offering INCLUDES a second building site below which can be held to simply protect the amazing privacy of the home or can be used as a second building site for someone looking to expand. The owner of the house has also invested with the neighbor on a brand new water line providing municipal water service to the area which was originally serviced by a well insuring the integrity of not only the main house, but also the opportunity to use the other lot in the future.
If views, privacy, rental potential and value are elements that you are looking for, you have found them all in Casa Añoro.