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Ripon, California
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We were lucky to stay in CASA YIN YANG by far most beautiful property we have stayed in. The home was incredible and the view is spectacular.The staff was great ! I have to say working with Mariposa Vacation was our pleasure. Thank you so much for an awesome vacation.

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Thank 129sallyf
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We had the pleasure of staying in Casa Morpho at the beginning of June. This is a small but very well equipped house located directly on North Santa Teresa beach. With a 3 minute walk to the beach and a great surf break directly in front of house, it is truly hard to beat. With daily cleaning and breakfast provided...

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Thank Hill H
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Casa Morpho for a long weekend at the beginning of the rainy season. Wonderful house with pool/landscaping and a 3 minute walk to the beach. Fresh fruit plate delivered every morning and daily cleaning made stay relaxing. Furnished kitchen allowed us to cook fresh fish purchased in Mal Pais.

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Thank Renman2011
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Can't say enough great things about this property!!! We arrived a bit late, but the check in process was easy and as described accurately by Marta, our concierge. The grounds were immaculate. Pool kept clean daily Fresh fruit every morning after an am surf.....not to mention the girls had the place spotless by the time we got back as well....

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Thank Christopher P
Long Branch, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

We have been coming back to mariposa for the past five years... The house and staff are top notch and surpasses our expectations every year... By far, the nicest stretch of beach inSanta Teresa.. Being a surfer and having one of the better peaks on the beach in our back yard is only another added bonus to what the properties...

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Thank pjdonofrio
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We just stayed at Mariposa the last two weeks of March. The property is beautiful and perfectly maintained. Marta helped plan our daily activities, she was AMAZING! I highly suggest the ATV tour and the personal chef. The grounds are maintained by Hector, and are beautiful Our pool was cleaned and maintained daily. The daily maid service is amazing. They...

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Thank Cindy S
Hood River, Oregon
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This property is extremely well managed with fantastic amenities, round the clock gated security, house keeping and grounds maintenance to give a full package no worries experience. It's especially great if this is your first time to Santa Teresa as Marta the Concierge knows all the best people and businesses in town and will hook you up with fantastic food,...

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Thank Chris L
Long Branch, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

We go to Costa Rica every year and we love staying at Mariposa. We cannot imagine staying anywgere else. The location cannot be beat and the homes are wonderful, we have stayed at all three. Stefan is so preofessional and takes customer satisfaction very seriously. Marta is so helpful and friendly! The cleaning girls and groundskeeper are wonderful! We call...

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Thank kdono
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Loved the house, felt secure, nice clean pool. Booking again ASAP! It is directly on one of the nicest beaches for surfing in the whole area! Clean air-conditioned rooms. Well maintained property! Loved it!

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Thank alison n
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Just returned from a week at Casa Yin Yang and it was amazing. The house was just as advertised and the beach was beyond expectations. Marta goes above and beyond and all we had to do was mention her name anywhere in town and everyone was at our service. She arranged dinners and activities for our prior to our arrival...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mariposa Private Beach homes began as little more than a dream and a vacant parcel of land in 2003. Our mission is to offer private, well built, clean and comfortable houses with everything necessary to enjoy quality vacation time with your family and friends. This is an ongoing project, and every year we continue to make improvements to our infrastructure, houses and gardens. We are committed to becoming as sustainable and community friendly as possible. Our employees are 100% local (born and raised) help and we use local products and suppliers whenever possible. We are also founding members of our neighborhood association, know as AVSTN for it’s Spanish acronym, volunteer at the local public school and have served on the board of directors of the local water board and AVSTN. Mariposa Private Beach Home’s commitment to improve the quality of life of our employees and growing town extends beyond our gates, as we are involved in various community projects as the recycle program, monthly beach clean-ups, education programs in the public school, public water, roads and security issues. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mariposa Vacation Homes

Address: 1.3 Km North of the Soccer Field in Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa 6153, Costa Rica (Formerly Casas Pura Vida)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: $284 - $1,420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Mariposa Vacation Homes Hotel Santa Teresa
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“best beachfront property”
 of 5 bubbles bettinauribe, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Casa Morpho is perfect for two couples or a small family”
 of 5 bubbles clloyd2016, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Casa Ying Yang would be great for one or two families!”
 of 5 bubbles 525alisonn, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“all three homes have excellent bedrooms of course the masters are always even better with bigger bathrooms and your own bathroom.”
  • Casa Yin Yang at sunset our last night here
 of 5 bubbles Carolinepuravida, 28 Aug 2015 | Read review
“All houses are inside a gated complex. Casa Monarca is nearest to the street, Casa Yin Yang is nearest to the beach, and Casa Morpho is in the middle. Gate access on the main street, and beach access via a coded door on the side of the property. The entire complex is secure and each house comes equipped with an alarm. Although, I can't imagine why there was so much security -- we didn't get the feeling that the local area was dangerous.”
 of 5 bubbles Horizons2345, 5 Mar 2015 | Read review
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