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Mountain Retreat and Trout Fishing Adventure!

Adventure Begins
3 reviews
Adventure Begins
View from Balcony
Gourmet Kitchen
Living Room / Kitchen
Front Entry
Stairs to Master Suite
Master Bedroom
Master Bathroom
Master Bath Jacuzzi
Master Bedroom Living Room with Cozy Fireplace
Downstairs Guest Bedroom with Cozy Fireplace
Guest Bathroom
Kid's Bedroom
Kid's Bathroom
Trout Fishing
Family Fun!
1 fish caught, lots more to go!
Tasty Trout!
Tasty Trout
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Barva, Province of Heredia
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 B...
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Listing #FKN7153832
About the Owner
Steve S
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:67%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed 19 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

Thank Michael L
Management response:Responded 27 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 3 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

Thank joel s
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Reviewed 25 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

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

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Full baths
    1 Queen
    2 Kings
    2 Sofas
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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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How to get there
Airport: Juan Santamaria: 16.0 km
Ferry: Puntarenas: 100.0 km
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 100.0 km.
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