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Hacienda Pinilla, Costa Rica
Hacienda Pinilla is a 4500-acre gated community with 3 miles (5km) of coastline and just 15 minutes from world famous, Playa Tamarindo. Within this luxury community, you’ll find multiple world-class surf spots, an 18-hole golf course, an exclusive beach club & restaurant, 40km of mountain bike trails, equestrian centers with horseback riding, 2 full sized tennis courts, and endless hiking & beachcombing opportunities. Owners can access the luxurious, JW Marriott with 5 unique restaurants and the largest pool in Central America. The community is full of monkeys, deer, tropical birds, iguanas and other wildlife that give you the true essence of Costa Rica. The Liberia International airport (LIR) is 1 hour away.
You won’t believe the attention to detail on this unparalleled architectural gem. Casa Serena features timeless design, sophisticated furniture, and comfortable spaces that you’ll love for entertaining. Mature tropical landscaping surrounding the property guard the detailed entryway allowing for privacy when you need to retreat. Upon arrival, you’ll notice the detailed paver brick driveway leading to the entryway. A portico opens to bubbling fountains as the walkway passes over a live Koi fish water garden.
To access the 1st floor, you’ll pull large French doors exposing the living room and open kitchen concept. The living room has a hardwood entertainment center, large white leather sofas, and immense sliding doors which fill the space with natural light. This space has soaring 25 ft. ceilings with exposed iron beams and intricate wood detail. The genius of the home is its seamless combination of traditional architecture with luxury details, fine finishes, and artisanal craftsmanship. You’ll struggle to find a property that compares to this world-class beachfront haven. It’s classic, sophisticated and comfortable for families and large groups. The professional kitchen features handcrafted cabinetry, stainless-steel appliances, and exotic granite countertops. There’s a half bath and large storage pantry as well. Tucked above this main room is a sizable office loft accessed by an iron-worked spiral staircase. Slide the accordion doors in the main room and you’ll access the master suite through a breezeway. The master bedroom opens to the beachside pool terrace and features a large walk-in closet, an oversized jacuzzi tub and traditional tile work. Adjacent to the 3 car garage on the first floor, you’ll find a separate apartment suite with its own kitchenette. The mechanical rooms and adjoining laundry room are also found on the first floor. Here you can access the Sonos App controlled sound system, security system, and top-of-the-line Carrier air conditioning system.
Moving up to the 2nd floor, you’ll marvel at the stunning cast stone staircase leading to the large, fully stocked gym, sauna, and spa room. Twin guest suites on the same floor have vaulted teak ceilings and en-suite bathrooms with artisan tile work. The second master suite with en-suite bathroom and walk-in closet is perched above the pool terrace offering stunning ocean-views.
And finally, you’ll want to take a dip in the infinity edge free-form pool. This unparalleled design showcases masterful stone and tile work and wraps around a shady native tree. It’s accompanied by a jacuzzi, large sun decks with teak arbors, and covered granite wet-bar with professional grill and outside the dining room.The pool pump stations and utility room are encased in an outside service compartment. Water pumps and filtration systems, as well as electrical panels, are in separate rooms in the garage.