Posted on 6/19/2023 by Erin Raub

Upgrade your Costa Rica Luxury Vacation: Elite Services at SIT

What we’ve found is that it’s not about a single add-on or experience; it’s about the complete experience – from your research and booking to your trip and flight home. Because when you upgrade your service level, you elevate every moment of your vacation. And that makes all the difference.

That was the genesis for developing our exclusive 5-star concierge services and Elite Service level, available at select homes. Now introducing:

Exclusive 5-Star Concierge Services

Our luxury homes are included in our exclusive 5-star Concierge Service, which offers a dedicated concierge who will host and guide you before, during, and after your stay. From planning and any needs you have before your trip to check-in processes and communication throughout, your concierge will be your right-hand friend throughout.

Our 5-star concierge services include:

  • Kitchen Stocking: We are happy to arrange for stocking your fridge and pantry (at the guest’s expense) prior to arrival.
  • Transportation: Whether you need a rental car or simply a quick airport transport (including via helicopter!), we’ll arrange it.
  • Tours: Your concierge is the expert in all things local. She can help you weigh your options, evaluate the best choices, and plan the absolute dream trip.
  • Private Chef: Crave something special but don’t want to share your meal with an entire restaurant? We have the solution!
  • Spa Services: Your concierge can even arrange for in-home spa services.

Elite Services at Stay in Tamarindo

Our highest level of service, our Elite Service adds an exquisite layer of service and comfort to select rentals. Indulge in the ultimate worry-free Costa Rica luxury vacation experience, which includes:

  • Daily Housekeeping: Housekeeping is available Monday to Saturday, exclusive of holidays.
  • Laundry Service: Your housekeeper will take care of your daily laundry needs.
  • Daily Breakfast Preparation: Your housekeeper will prepare a delicious, traditional Costa Rican (or alternative) breakfast.
  • Snack & Cocktail Preparation: Your housekeeper is also available to prepare snacks and refined cocktails throughout the day. Poolside service, always available!

Please note for all food and drink service, the guest will stock the food. Remember your concierge is available to arrange for kitchen stocking prior to your arrival!

Free Gifts

Occasionally, we will offer free gifts – from transportation to tours and private chefs with select rental homes. Check out a few of our current (mid-2023) offerings, below!

4 Luxury Vacation Rentals in Guanacaste, Costa Rica

At Stay in Tamarindo, we professionally manage all our Costa Rica luxury vacation homes and are the real people behind our world-class concierge service. We take care of everything!

If you’re wondering what “everything” means, well, we’re happy to show you! Our homes are classified as either luxury service or our top-tier elite service, and offer everything from free tours and complimentary 5-star concierge service to our upper echelon elite services, including daily housekeeping, daily meal prep, cocktail service, and more!

Casa Blanca

Hacienda Pinilla | 6 Bedrooms | 6 Baths | Sleeps 20

Indulge in the ultimate vacation experience at Casa Blanca, a 6-bedroom private resort home located within the spectacular community of Hacienda Pinilla.

You’ll want to spend almost all your time here outdoors, in the home’s stunning outdoor area: a spacious thatched rancho and an expansive pool, with a tranquil hammock station that will beckon you to bring your book, a cool drink, and the desire to do nothing more than relax. If you prefer your tranquility sunny rather than shaded, head out onto your spacious patio, with plenty of seating, a barbecue grill, and more to fuel (literally!) your outdoor enjoyment.

Indoors, Casa Blanca is equally spectacular. Its gourmet kitchen boasts high-end appliances, a large island with seating, and an adjacent (and cozy!) breakfast nook that looks out onto that spectacular backyard… But focus! Because here, the home’s luxurious six bedrooms are beautifully appointed, each with an ensuite bathroom for ultimate privacy and comfort. There’s also a private guest home with separate living and sleeping spaces, to create a comfortable retreat for grandparents, a couple, or anyone who desires a little extra space and privacy.

Hacienda Pinilla Amenities

Casa Blanca is located within Hacienda Pinilla, a 4,500-acre community and the epitome of Costa Rican heritage and tradition. Here, you’re Costa Rica luxury vacation will have access to wending trails and a championship golf course, open ranch land and ecological Blue Flag beaches.

Among the community’s exclusive amenities, you’ll have access to:

  • The Hacienda Pinilla Beach Club: a beachfront infinity-edge pool, fitness center, an international restaurant, and more;
  • Championship, 18-Hole Golf Course;
  • The Spa & Restaurants at the JW Marriot;
  • Tennis Courts;
  • Pickleball Courts;
  • Hiking & Biking Trails;
  • And more!

Elite Service at Casa Blanca

Casa Blanca is part of our Elite Service level, offering daily housekeeping, daily breakfast preparation, and a world-class concierge who takes care of every detail, ensuring your stay is truly exceptional. We’ll stock the kitchen prior to your arrival, keep you fueled with fresh snacks, craft refined cocktails, and even do your laundry.

And now, for bookings after May and for stays in June, July, and August 2023, we’re inviting you to set sail on a FREE 4-hour fishing or snorkeling tour for 8 people aboard a private 35-foot Cabo Express boat**! Explore the vibrant marine ecosystem, reel in the catch of the day, and snorkel amidst colorful underwater landscapes. As the day draws to a close, be captivated by the mesmerizing sunset that paints the sky in breathtaking hues. This unforgettable adventure awaits—book now and create treasured memories!

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Soul House

Playa Langosta |4 Bedrooms | 4 Baths | Sleeps 14

Answer the call to breathe and accept Soul House’s invitation to soothe your soul. Welcome to a truly incredible, almost spiritual experience at this Balinese-inspired villa, located in the peaceful, yet still convenient community of Playa Langosta. Home to startling coastline, craggy rocks, and pristine Blue-flag beaches, Playa Langosta will be your new favorite escape to serenity

Populated with Balinese-style artwork and accents – each, reinforced via thoughtful details throughout – this special retreat offers quiet and privacy for all, including in the second-floor private apartment (perfect for the trip organizer!). Outdoors, you’ll revel in the backyard enclave, where shaded seating, lush gardens, and a private pool make themselves available for everything from retreat activities to quiet afternoons of diversion and reflection.

Indoors, you and your guests will appreciate the home’s high design, clean lines, and ample light to soothe the soul, escape to serenity, and reclaim your spirit. Find your balance by the flames of the firepit and among statues, hammocks, and palms. Breathe deeply of the sea breeze. And rejoice in the knowledge that you’ve found your way to Soul House.

Elite Service at Soul House

Soul House is part of our Elite Service level. Our dedicated housekeeper, in addition to providing top-notch housekeeping Monday to Saturday*, also takes care of your laundry needs, crafts scrumptious breakfasts and snacks, and delicious cocktails for your pleasure. Just provide the groceries (or ask us to stock the kitchen prior to arrival) and enjoy the true meaning of a Costa Rica luxury vacation!

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Casa de Sophie

Reserva Conchal | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Baths | Sleeps 14

Casa de Sophie luxury vacation home Costa Rica

Indulge in ultimate comfort and a Costa Rica luxury vacation at Casa de Sophie, a luxurious 4-bedroom villa with top-of-the-line amenities and a showstopper private pool. Welcome to one of the most spectacular homes within one of Costa Rica’s most coveted communities, Reserva Conchal.

Opulent but not stuffy, Casa de Sophie is a tropical paradise with modern flair – an open-concept design that creates ample natural light and an abundance of space for your comfort. From the home’s private pool to a fully equipped kitchen, this luxurious rental is fully loaded with top-of-the-line amenities that cater to your every need. Welcome to paradise, upgraded!

Whether you’re here for a romantic escape or a family retreat, Casa de Sophie is all about the overlaps between relaxation and adventure. Bask in the sun beside your private pool. Discover nearby beaches. Hit the links at the first-class golf course. Because here, there's something for everyone. What does the word “exquisite” mean to you? At Casa de Sophie, it’s a complete experience.

Reserva Conchal Amenities

Casa de Sophie is located within the luxury community of Reserva Conchal, along the world-famous, pink-hued Conchal Beach. As a guest here, you’ll have access to the community’s amenities, including a championship golf course, hiking & biking trails, tennis courts, and spa & fitness center, multiple restaurants, and even a kid’s club! Here’s what awaits:

  • Reserva Conchal Beach Club: Beachfront Infinity Edge Pool, International Restaurant, and Bar
  • Reserva Conchal Golf Course: A world-class 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones II.
  • The Spa: A full-service spa offering a variety of massages, facials, and other treatments.
  • The Fitness Center: A state-of-the-art fitness center with cardio and weight training equipment.
  • Tennis Courts: Several tennis courts with lights for night play.
  • The Restaurants at the W Conchal: A variety of restaurants on-site offering a range of cuisines.
  • Kids Club: A supervised program for children, including activities like arts and crafts, games, and outdoor adventures.
  • Wildlife Refuge
  • Hiking & Biking Trails
  • And a wide range of onsite activities, including snorkeling, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, and more!

Luxury Service at Casa de Sophie

Casa de Sophie is part of our luxury service category. In addition to having access to our 5-Star Concierge Service, if you book after May for a stay in August 2023, we’ll treat you to a FREE 4-hour in-shore fishing or snorkeling adventure for 4 people aboard a private boat!

Embark on an unforgettable journey, exploring the vibrant marine ecosystem of Costa Rica's coastlines. Cast your line or snorkel through the colorful underwater world and, with a stroke of luck, witness the graceful dance of dolphins. Don't miss out—book now and make lasting memories!

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Casa Biarritz

Tamarindo | 5 Bedrooms | 5 Baths | Sleeps 10

In that special overlap where European elegance meets tropical paradise, Casa Biarritz invites you to indulge in the exquisite luxuries of breathtaking ocean views and enchanting private pools. This is a true masterpiece of upscale living and indulgent vacations.

Immerse yourself in an unforgettable experience as you step into Casa Biarritz’s world of charm and refinement. Love privacy? Then you’ve found your next favorite getaway: The property’s main villa offers three exquisite bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, all developed around an impeccable design, breathtaking ocean views, and an abundance of natural light.

Relax in your own private oasis, surrounded by the mesmerizing beauty of Las Baulas National Marine Park, while the gentle breeze carries melodies of tropical birds and crashing waves. Relax by your refreshing infinity pool and indulge in the panoramic ocean views.

And the luxury doesn't end there: Casa Biarritz offers two detached luxury villas, each boasting en-suite baths and private infinity pools. These separate havens provide an intimate retreat for couples, friends, and families – for anyone traveling together, while still craving time apart.

Luxury Service at Casa Biarritz

Casa Biarritz is part of our Costa Rica luxury vacation service category. In addition to having access to our 5-Star Concierge Service, if you book after May for a stay in June and July 2023, we’ll treat you to a FREE 4-hour in-shore fishing or snorkeling adventure for 4 people aboard a private boat!

Embark on an unforgettable journey, exploring the vibrant marine ecosystem of Costa Rica's coastlines. Cast your line or snorkel through the colorful underwater world and, with a stroke of luck, witness the graceful dance of dolphins. Don't miss out—book now and make lasting memories!

>> Inquire <<

Planning a Costa Rica Luxury Vacation? We’d Love to Help!

At Stay in Tamarindo, we really are different. We really do care about you. And we really will go the extra mile.

We’re going to work hard for you. We’re going to follow up with you. And we’re going to do everything we can, to ensure that this is not just your Best Vacation Ever, but also Everything You Want It to Be.

Because that is what we mean, when we talk about our quality of service: We want to transform the way you travel. We want to deliver the best everything you’ve ever experienced – including the best value. And we want you to go home completely fulfilled, whether you came to relax for a week straight or packed your days full of every adrenaline-soaked, high-adventure activity you could fit in.

So go ahead, give us a try. Embrace the experience. Live your best life. And now, book your best-ever vacation. It all starts with getting in touch with our concierge!

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