Casa De Luz | Costa Rica Rental
Langosta Vacation Rental
Inside the main house, a fully equipped kitchen and laundry provide all the comforts of home. Casa de Luz's staff is available to prepare breakfast for you on any day except Sundays and holidays, using the foods and ingredients that you purchase. The living room, dining area, and spacious ocean-view terrace combine to allow space for even large groups to spend quality time together. Each of the two floors of the home have a bedroom with a queen-sized bed and a bedroom with a king-sized bed. A bunk room ideal for the youngest travelers and a tv/entertainment room with convertible couches provide additional sleeping accommodations on the second floor. The courtyard casita on the front side of the property offers a full bed, full bath, and miniature kitchen. The courtyard casita on the beach side of the property is equipped with a full kitchen, small sitting area, and a queen-sized bed. All of Casa de Luz’s living spaces are air conditioned and are wi-fi connected. Depending on availability, the small 5-star boutique hotel next door is able to accommodate additional members of your party or participants in your event.
One of the things that makes Casa de Luz stand out among other vacation rental properties, besides its size, is its proximity to the beach. Literally steps from the beach gate, high-tide tide pools are teeming with fascinating marine life along a pristine stretch of sand. A quick walk down the beach to the south places anxious surfers in front world-class waves.
Another thing that places Casa de Luz a cut above the rest is its commitment to respecting the environment. Casa de Luz is one of Tamarindo and Langosta’s only solar-powered homes, gathering energy to meet its needs with brand-new panels installed on the roof. All housekeeping and hygiene products present on the property are Costa Rica’s top-of-the line biodegradable options. Casa de Luz has also gone the extra mile to become our most-recommended option for anyone with skin sensitivities. New ozone sanitation systems in Casa de Luz’s pool and laundry allow us to eliminate 90% of the chlorine from the swimming pool and most of the chemicals normally involved in doing laundry.
Casa de Luz, in addition to a full-time house keeper and grounds-keeper, offers a personal concierge who helps you get to know the property and can arrange the extras that make a vacation relaxing: a private chef, butler service, transportation, childcare, adventure and eco tours, and of course any type of even services that you may require.
SLEEPING ARRANGEMENTS (SLEEPS 23):
- North Upstairs Master: King Bed, en-suite bathroom
- South Upstairs Master: Queen Bed, en-suite bathroom
- Transformer Room: Queen Bed, 2 Sleeper Sofas
- Bunk Room: Queen Bed, 3 Twin XL Beds, 1 Twin Trundle with easy stair access to top bunks
- North Downstairs Master: King Bed, en-suite bathroom
- South Downstairs Master: Queen Bed, en suite bathroom
- Pool Casita: Queen Bed, Sleeper Couch, en-suite bathroom
- Courtyard Cabina: Full Bed, en-suite bathroom
- Daily Housekeeper (excluding Sundays)
- Beachfront Home
- Perfect for Large Groups
- Events and Parties Allowed (Additional Fees)
***Bookings made during the year-end holiday weeks must be pre-approved. Please inquire about holiday dates before making an online booking
|6/16/19 - 8/19/19||$1,508|
|8/20/19 - 10/31/19||$1,373|
|11/1/19 - 11/22/19||$1,456|
|11/23/19 - 11/30/19||$2,378|
|12/1/19 - 12/18/19||$1,499|
|12/19/19 - 12/25/19||$2,900|
|12/26/19 - 1/6/20||$4,284|
|1/7/20 - 4/3/20||$1,872|
|4/4/20 - 4/12/20||$2,377|
|4/13/20 - 4/30/20||$1,456|
|5/1/20 - 6/15/20||$1,299|
|6/16/20 - 8/19/20||$1,508|
|8/20/20 - 10/31/20||$1,373|
|11/1/20 - 11/20/20||$1,456|
|11/21/20 - 11/28/20||$2,378|
|11/29/20 - 12/18/20||$1,499|
|12/19/20 - 12/25/20||$2,900|
|12/26/20 - 1/5/21||$4,284|
|1/6/21 - 3/26/21||$1,872|
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Overall Rating:4.9615 4.9615
Response from Stay in TamarindoDear Andrea, it was such a pleasure to meet and greet your family and friends at Casa de Luz! We are lucky to have such a beautiful pristine beach just beyond the home’s grounds and infinity pool, to play, and surf, explore, and walk for miles! The warm ocean water is also a treat (I know you enjoyed that difference with the Californian waters you are used to!)! The rest of the house staff and I look forward to your return visit, perhaps next Spring Break! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
However, the best feature of the home is Aly, their dedicated concierge. She was instrumental with every aspect of our trip... setting up in-home chef, arranging for all transportation, ensuring we made reservations for different activities well in advance, and just giving us a sense of comfort before ever setting foot in their wonderful country. She was extremely easy to work with, attentive to every detail, and patient with our 1,000 questions.
Highly, Highly Recommend this home for your visit.
Response from Stay in TamarindoBrandon, it was such a pleasure to welcome you and yours to Costa Rica and Casa de Luz! My favorite part of my job as the home’s Concierge, is being able to share the knowledge I’ve gained, and to help others experience the best of what this wonderful country has to offer! There is so much info available when researching Costa Rica, so it is always nice when I can help guests seek out experiences that are more unique and well tailored to their group! I’m so glad I was able to answer your questions about the home and travel to make you feel so comfortable before even arriving! I hope you’ll be back to Casa de Luz soon for a return visit! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoDear Linda, it was a pleasure to meet you and Andrew, and welcome your guests to Casa de Luz for your wedding celebration! I am so happy you appreciated my dedicated attention from beginning to end throughout the planning phase of your trip, and for the duration of your stay at the home, as your Concierge! What a beautiful sunset on the evening of your wedding ceremony, the pictures are sure to be stunning! I know you’ve made so many wonderful memories, and I hope one day you’ll return to Costa Rica and I can again welcome you to Casa de Luz! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Murray, it’s all about location location location, and the beautiful beach in our backyard! We are so happy you enjoyed Casa de Luz and found it in the perfect location (other guests also love the proximity to town, but being just far enough removed from the hustle and bustle of the town center)! Hope you will stay with us again one day! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Casa de Luz was the perfect house for me and nine of my friends to celebrate our birthdays. The house was spacious enough for everyone to have their own room, but small enough so everyone still felt part of the group where ever they were in the house. The shining star with this house is definitely the pool and the access to the water. We literally spent every day in that beautiful backyard. And there was so much wildlife we got to see from the comfort of our own pool! Iguanas, howler monkeys, and the occasional raccoon and skunk all made their way through the backyard at one point or another.
The house staff were so kind and attentive. Aly, the house concierge, was amazing and so helpful while planning this getaway. She has great recommendations for excursions and restaurants, and never let us down. I highly recommend booking Patricia, the cook, for a few meals. She makes plenty of food for leftovers, and we were always stuffed to the brim with her delicious meals - my personal favorite was her ceviche.
If I had any “complaints” it would be that they were doing some work on the house while we were there and we had what seemed like a lot of workers coming in and out of the property. Also, I was a little disappointed to find out that the house didn’t come with pool toys. Luckily the party before us left a couple we got to use.
All that being said, this vacation was such an amazing trip, none of us wanted to go home. I will definitely be back to Costa Rica, and if possible would love to stay at Casa de Luz again.
Response from Stay in TamarindoDear Nicole, thank you so much for your review! Great to hear you loved your stay so much you didn’t want to go home (perhaps more of your friends will now want to also celebrate their birthdays here!)! It is the perfect setup for a group of friends (or family) to be all together under one roof, but with space and privacy! Thank you for bearing with us while a few workers were around installing a new keypad; the house now has fully ‘keyless entry’ (it is so convenient to just have an entry code instead of carrying house keys around)! I hope you’ll be back soon for more of Cook Patricia’s delicious meals! Looking forward to your return! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoDear Catherine, it was a real pleasure to welcome you and your good friends to celebrate a big birthday all together here in paradise! Casa de Luz’s beachfront views of the pacific ocean, and the incredible sunsets every evening, are indeed a wonderful nightly show! I’m so happy you also really enjoyed our Chef Patricia’s cooking, she’s a true gem! Looking forward to hosting you again, I hope you will all be back soon! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Jasmine! I’m so happy to hear Casa de Luz was the perfect setting for your very special occasion! It is always such a pleasure to hear the home is even nicer in reality than in pictures! I hope you made lifelong memories here and will return next year for your anniversary! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Janelle! We are so lucky to be so close with nature and have monkeys and iguanas right in our backyard here at Casa de Luz! But I didn’t know we had a cat though, that’s news! Getting out on a boat and seeing our beautiful coastline from the ocean is definitely something I always recommend here on the ‘Gold Coast’ to see how pristine and natural and uninhabited it is (well worthy of the nickname); I’m so happy all the kids and your friends enjoyed the private sailing charter (it is one of the most highly sought after boats here and I’m sure the awesome captain had many sea faring stories to share)! I hope to welcome you back here one day soon, until next time, Pura Vida! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Craig! I’m so happy you and your family enjoyed the house and your stay in Costa Rica! Luckily the weather was very nice and the fishing was good for you! But you are right the roads are not in great shape right now due to a few heavy quick tropical rains before you arrived... we hear the municipality has plans to finish paving ours before the end of the year, so that’s good news, and we look forward to welcoming you back then for another visit! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Molly! Thank you so much for your kind words! It was a pleasure to have been of assistance and to have helped you organize your trip. The pool is the best to hang over the edge and watch the sun setting directly in front, I’m thrilled you had such a wonderful time here! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Jackie! Thank you so much for your descriptive review above, you've really conveyed how special Casa de Luz is for so many reasons: location in quiet residential area, pristine beach front, howler monkeys swinging in the trees above, housekeeper and chef to make you feel really taken care of, and the beautiful sun setting directly in front of the infinity pool each evening. It's such a wonderful place for kids, they definitely have so much outdoor exploring to do, I'm so happy you all enjoyed it so much! Until next time, Pura Vida! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Cheryl, I am so thankful we were able to turn your plan B vacation to Costa Rica into plan A+ for you (that's a great compliment). We try our best to provide the best service and accommodations, and I am glad we were able to make your birthday celebration a success and that your friends enjoyed the estate, it's spacious and luxurious grounds, and discovering a country they had not intended to originally! They looked like a fun fun bunch, and we thoroughly enjoyed having you all! Hope to welcome you all back here at Casa de Luz! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
the help was wonderful and patricia was great. terrible roads with many potholes but that probably isnt anyone can change?
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Joy, I'm happy your family had a great time in Costa Rica, and enjoyed a spectacular day on the water sailing, and Cook Patricia's service! I do apologize for our roads being a bit bumpy in some areas, but also worry that if they were turned into major paved roadways our small town would be much busier and not so charming. It was lovely to meet you all, and wish you a wonderful upcoming holiday season! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Aly, the concierge, couldn't have been any more helpful. Just when we thought that Patricia had cooked the best meal ever, she would one up herself with something more amazing the next day!
We all loved having daily nice as moms to be taken care of.
We also loved being within walking distance of the town of Tamarindo. Everything was awesome and we'd love to come back with our whole family!
Response from Stay in TamarindoDear Molly, thank you for your glowing review, cook Patricia IS a gem! I'm so happy we made you feel well taken care of at "a home away from home" during your relaxing time off. We'll show your family a good time, can't wait to greet you back here! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Would definitely recommend this Villa.
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Kelly, thank you so much for choosing to stay at Casa de Luz for your vacation this year! We certainly try our very best to make all our house guests feel welcomed, taken care of, comfortable, and special! So I thank you for your lovely compliments, and I'll be sure to pass them along to cook Patricia, housekeeper Zaida and groundskeeper Cesar! Pura Vida! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoDear Marlie, congratulations again on your beautiful wedding. And thank you so much for your review, I am so happy you enjoyed the excursions I recommended and that they were suitable for your group! A private Concierge can certainly facilitate things and make the planning process easier, so we are pleased to include this complementary service at Casa de Luz! Hope to welcome you back here again soon! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
The house itself is gorgeous with a very open floor plan - lots of community space for a large group. It is right on the beach and you can sit in the infinity pool and watch the sunset over the ocean! The house has an electronic front gate and a security system as well. The house also comes with a housekeeper and caretaker - both always seemed to work in the background - never in the way but their work was evident. We had lots of small geckos and crabs visiting the grounds, and Howler Monkeys were in the trees across the street every morning and evening. They make some unusual sounds that you get used to pretty quickly - they never bothered us.
Also, Stay In Tamarindo had a concierge that works with the property. Ally contacted me right after booking and she was very helpful as we completed planning for the trip. She helped with airline transfers (from Liberia), rental cars, and also help schedule a cook for us (Cook Patricia). For this many people for the week, a cook is the only way to go and Patrica was fantastic. She cooked breakfast and dinner for us everyday and every meal drew great praise.
This was a fantastic vacation home.
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Brooks, I'm so happy you enjoyed your time at Casa de Luz, and that it was the perfect setup for your family! We are very lucky to co-exist with such unique wildlife like the Howler monkeys in our treetops! This piece of paradise awaits your return visit! I hope to welcome you here again soon. Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Rachel, Thank you for your compliments on the house and services, we strive to keep everything in perfect condition and easy for our wonderful guests! I'm so pleased you also enjoyed the beautiful beachfront and snorkeling right outside the Estate! The volcanic rock formation is indeed perfect for it, and you even saw eels and octopus (that's awesome)!!! What a wonderful Birthday celebration trip! Hope to welcome you all back next year! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Lee! With a big family and so many different arrivals, departures, and interests in various activities, it can be very helpful to have a private Concierge dedicated to Casa de Luz's guests, to organize things ahead of time so you can start relaxing immediately upon your arrival in paradise! I'm so happy you enjoyed the house and pool and view, and look forward to greeting you back here again soon! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Terry, The tide pools are gorgeous at sunset with the light reflecting off of them; Playa Langosta is such a special place! The staff do their best to make your stay very comfortable and it was an absolute pleasure to assist you with your trip planning! Hope to see you again in Costa Rica soon! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
I wanted to take a few minutes to write to you about how great our trip was. All together we had a great experience and felt like we were VIP´s in every aspect of our stay. Diego and Patricia are a great couple full of desire to work. They pampered us to the max, cooked 2 incredible meals and even went to the store for some supplies. At the end of the second night we called them and applauded them for their attentions and gave them a $200 tip. They are a super added value to the experience. Both masseuses were also great. We had in the end 6 massages and the setting was incredible next to the pool with the sounds of the Ocean in the background. Zaida was also great. Some of the guys left their used clothes on their bed and when they came back they were washed and folded. We didn't expect that level. We gave Zaida $100, please let me know if this was ok or if more is required as I forgot if there was an extra charge for that service. Edwin was great on our transfers to 4 seasons and was very informative. The house itself was very convenient and private and the property management app was impressive. We had a great time.
Thank you again Erin for all your efforts in finding the perfect house for our golf group and Aly and Gilda for all the logistics and services. We definitely will repeat very soon...
Thanks to all. You have a well oiled team...
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Fernando, It was a our pleasure assisting with the organization of this vacation. I'm so happy to hear how much you enjoyed the staff and services provided, and am thrilled that Casa de Luz was perfectly suited for your golf group (with a choice of 2 great courses in such close proximity)! We look forward to welcoming you back for another round very soon! Saludos Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Kathy, I am thrilled you enjoyed the unique mountain spa experience as much as I do! Housekeeper Zaida is a gem and goes out of her way to make guests feel so at home, as does cook Patricia with her delicious dishes prepared with love! Thank you for your lovely comments I'll be sure to pass them along! Until next time, take good care! Aly
Response from Stay in TamarindoHi Don, it was wonderful to meet you and your family, and it was lovely to hear that they all voted on Costa Rica as their dream destination for this trip! Of course, if you had let us plan your trip arrangements; ground transportation etc, everything would have been seamless; we would have known exactly what time you were scheduled to arrive at the home, and not kept you waiting at all (the car rental car quotes would also have been accurate, unlike what you experienced booking with another agency). I was thrilled to hear that the White Water Rafting and Ziplining were a huge success with all 4 generations of your group, and I commend you for taking on such organization of a big trip for your entire family! I look forward to welcoming you back here one day (as I know no one wanted to leave :) Take good care, and I look forward to seeing you next time! Pura Vida! Aly
I have to say that the description of the house does not make it justice. It is so much more amazing than we were expecting! We had a group of 19 and never felt cramped. The location, decor, amenities , etc were all top notch. Cesar and Zaida, the house staff, were there every day to keep the place spotless and to help with anything we needed. Truly amazing people.
The only problem is that we didn't want to leave!! We will definitely find our way back there in the future.
Response from Stay in TamarindoDear Guillermo, the staff and I try to provide guests the ultimate vacation experience and service, I'm so happy you enjoyed it, and that the house was a perfect fit for your lovely family! I look forward to seeing you back here year after year! :) Pura Vida! Aly - Concierge at Casa de Luz
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Beach house with hotel-size pool, palapa bar, and grand staircase
Spend peaceful evenings relaxing on the patio in paradise
Private beach-front cabina beside the pool
The romantic beach-front casita
Beautiful entrance with large parking area
Full gourmet-ready kitchen
Large living area and dining table
Eco-friendly home in Costa Rica with Solar Panels
Howler Monkeys in the trees at Casa de Luz
Private beachside casita by the pool
Mornings on the pool terrace are shady and cool
Solar panels make Casa de Luz easy on the environment
Full bathroom with tub/shower
Enjoy breathtaking Costa Rica sunsets from the pool
The Pacific Ocean and the horizon meet at Casa de Luz
Beachfront pool and garden area
Living room and kitchen
Gorgeous outdoor seating area
Lounge back surrounded by greenery
Entertain friends and family with the BBQ
Spacious BBQ area
Gorgeous master bedroom
King bed in the master bedroom
Nice lighting in the master bedroom
Bunk beds are great for families with kids
Upstairs living area
Queen bed in the upstairs living area
Ample guest suite with queen bed
Guest suite with attached balcony
Large guest bedroom with king bed
Flat screen tv in the guest bedroom