Tempate, Cantón Santa Cruz, Provincia Guanacaste, 50304, Costa Rica
This timeless end-of-the-road hill farm is located in the bucolic village of Tempate, Santa Cruz, just 20 minutes to the beach and 30 minutes to the new Flamingo Marina. Rolling hills, mountains, equestrian and cattle ranches neighbor this tranquil property. In addition to the marina, amenities include restaurants, medical clinics, private schools, world-class surfing, championship golf courses, and mountain bike and nature trails are all close by. The property is less than a 1-hour drive to the Liberia International Airport and is located within a short driving distance of many popular beach towns including Tamarindo, Playa Flamingo, and Las Catalinas.
Encompassing nearly 200 acres of rolling hills, the property is a private paradise with an extensive network of hiking, biking or horseback trails. The rolling hills include tropical forest with native specimen trees, seasonal streams as well as a nursery of exotic palm trees. Animals abound throughout, and the land is teeming with troops of howler monkeys, deer, anteaters, iguanas and other wildlife.
The main residence at Finca Roca is a warm and inviting 2200 sq ft (204 m2) Spanish country style 3-bedroom/ 2- bath, private country home set on 200 acres of pasture and jungle. As you enter the gate of the property, you will see a well-positioned 2-bedroom caretaker’s residence and a large garage/storage building. You will continue on the peaceful, tree lined 1 mile long (1.5K) drive to the stunning stone farmhouse. Interior features include a spacious master suite with its master bath, and two additional bedrooms with a shared bath. The living room features beautiful wood cabinetry, flooring, and a spacious loft that can be used as an additional 4th bedroom, overflow sleeping space, or home office. You will find custom wood cabinetry, stainless appliances in the quaint country kitchen. The living space leads to an outside covered veranda boasting views of the country, jungle and world-class infinity edge pool with natural stone features and beach entry. Just steps from the residence included on the property is a beautiful stone guest house/studio (with its own bath that would make a perfect office/guest suite or yoga studio. For the investor looking for the ultimate country retreat with bountiful nature and privacy, but still close enough to enjoy the beach, marina and other local amenities, Finca Roca is an exceptional option.