Location: Escaleras, Dominical, Costa Rica
This modern and elegant 2,000 square foot luxury home is located in the hillside prestige community of Marina Vista, part of the scenic Escaleras neighborhood in Dominical. This tropical-inspired home features majestic ocean views from its peaceful setting above Dominicalito Cove. With over 2 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, this is a perfect setting for tranquil relaxation, and sophisticated indoor and outdoor entertaining. The spacious open-plan interior includes all the benefits of a tropical open space design: clean lines, natural light, glass walls, high ceilings, and glossy tiled floors.
Builder Benjamin Morris of Paradise Homes designed Casa Vista Marina, this luxury Ranch with three bedrooms. He is well-known for his fine finishes and quality craftsmanship. A large front door pivots and allows for a grand entrance. The home is partially furnished with by a local designer Lucia Esquivel of Natural Instincts Designs.
The home’s main living area features an extra seating area with a sectional blue sofa and extra seating. It connects to a small dining area and gourmet chef’s kitchen, featuring a full pantry, wooden cabinetry, and a kitchen island with a range. You’ll enjoy dramatic ocean views from the living room and the kitchen.
The living room and kitchen lead to an outdoor patio, where a long wooden picnic-style dining table sits. It’s ideal for casual family dinners or outdoor entertaining. There are also more outdoor couches and chairs for relaxing and watching the breathtaking ocean views. The best part is the well designed and private infinity pool. The entire house is ocean-facing and has multiple patios, decks, seating areas, and lawns for taking in the breathtaking views
The entire master suite is an ocean-view owner’s retreat, complete with a huge custom closet dressing room. It features a private Bali spa-style bathtub, and a deck overlooking the backyard and ocean. It feels very spa-like amidst the local flowers and trees and ocean views to just soak in a luxurious bath. The suite also includes a separate deck area steps from the bed. The second master suite includes built-in wooden shelves, a wooden headboard, and your own private patio. The ensuite bathroom features two marble vessel sinks, a double vanity, and a glass-enclosed shower with window-access to the outdoor garden. It makes you feel like it’s an outdoor shower in the garden. The third bedroom is unfurnished for now.
The home features a spacious parking area. At the front of the property, a lovely stone driveway leads up the pathway. The house has been beautifully landscaped and maintained. It’s truly a home of refined beauty in a divine location. The home borders a year-round creek.
The property is a short drive to local beach Playa Dominicalito. It is located 3.5 km south of Playa Dominical and it is a smaller and relaxing beach. It’s the ideal beach to go swimming or to take your first surfing lessons. You can go picnicking and walking there. If you love fresh fish, you may run into some local fisherman there and be able to buy your dinner there. This property is also close to Poza Azul, a small waterfall and swimming hole. It’s fun to use the rope swing and swing right into the swimming hole. You’ll find plenty to do here and the larger surfing beach is nearby too.