Tulemar Vacation Home Rentals • Manuel Antonio • Costa Rica

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  • • Sleeps 8 - 10
  • • 3 suites - one with a king bed / 2 with two queen beds in each
  • • 3 1/2 baths
  • • Bali Modern Classic Design
  • • A/C in bedrooms / open air in social areas
  • • Private pool, Balinese pavilion and outdoor shower
  • • Panoramic, sunset ocean views
  • • Wildlife daily
  • • Wireless internet ("jungle wifi")
  • • Laundry
  • • Daily maid service (except Sundays)
  • • Land and cell phones provided
  • • For safety reasons - children under 10 may not be allowed


Casa de Frutas is one of the most amazing, privately owned luxury rental villas in Tulemar. Designed by the owner and filled with furniture, artifacts and art work from his trips to Bali, this "Bali Modern" style house totals over 4,000 square feet of tropical, open-air living. There are 3 private, air conditioned suites with three and 1/2 baths. Some of the many amenities include panoramic, sunset ocean views, an infinity edge plunge pool with an outdoor shower and a Balinese pavilion with day bed.

Casa de Frutas sits on a hillside overlooking the ocean and is bordered by jungle, filled with monkeys, sloth and exotic birds.

This home is now available to rent through out the year and is best suited for 3 couples or one family with 3-8 persons or two families with 4-8 persons or one couple looking for luxury and privacy or 10 very close friends.

A 12 page photo spread of Casa de Frutas was featured in a recent edition of the architectural magazine Su Casa.


One of the things our guests rave about the most, is the unexpected and unrivalled service they received during their stay from Mauricio, their own personal concierge. Mauricio, a native of Costa Rica, graduated from ULACIT university with a business degree and then spent three years in the US working and studying English. After his time in the US, he returned to Costa Rica to work in banking and hospitality, learning the high level of service required to excel in both industries. Mauricio has worked with Dave Houck from the beginning in management, marketing and as a business partner. He takes pride in knowing what guests expect staying in a luxury vacation rental, and utilizes his extensive network of local contacts to fulfill all our guests' wishes. You can feel comfortable at knowing that whatever you need during your stay will be taken care of by Mauricio. As one of guests remarked "He knew what we would need before we even asked".
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Casa de Frutas

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bali style villa
Bali Modern architecture
ocean views
Ocean views from the living room
open air tropical vacation villa
Open-air tropical living
dining room
Dining room with dramatic ocean views
dining area
Perfect for casual or elegant entertaining
Kitchen and island
living room
Kitchen and living room area
dining area and kitchen
Dining area and kitchen island
powder room
Upstairs powder bath
full ocean views
Ocean views from every room
open air shower
Master bathroom and open-air shower
master bedroom
Master bedroom and balcony
guest suite
Guest suite with two queen beds
Guest suite kitchenette and eating area
dressing area
Guest suite dressing area, closet and bath
Guest suite bath with shower area
living area outdoor
Guest suite outdoor living area
View from the pool with an evening sunset
Pool, pavillion, and terrace area
waterfall shower
Outdoor waterfall shower area and pavillion
tulemar great views
Unforgettable ocean views


Rates and Policies

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Casa de Frutas Rates & Policies
  • • Rates do not include 4% resort fee
  • • Add $500 per week for 9-10 guests. Rates in US dollars and valid thru 2016
  • • For safety reasons - children under 10 may not be allowed
  • • Casa de Frutas has a minimum 7-night stay, and requires a Saturday arrival and departure day
  • • Payment Terms: 50% due at time of booking with remainder to be paid 60 days prior to arrival
  • • Easter rates are Mar 19 to Apr 2, 2016
  • • Thanksgiving rates are Nov 21, 2015 - Nov 28, 2015 and Nov 19 to 26, 2016
  • • Christmas rates are Dec 19, 2015 - Dec 26, 2015 and Dec 19 to Dec 26, 2016
  • • New Year's rates are Dec 26, 2015 - Jan 2, 2016 and Dec 26 to Jan 2, 2017
  • • Check in time is 4 PM. Check out time is 10 AM
  • • Security deposit via credit card required upon check in
Sept - Nov Dec Jan - Apr May Jun - Aug Easter Thanksgiving Christmas New Years
4500 6000 6500 5500 6000 7900 7500 12500 12500


Customer Reviews

John - Loveland, OH

"On behalf of my family, we thank you for the opportunity to stay at Casa de Frutas and enjoy the splendors of Costa Rica. We cannot imagine a better place to stay. The spectacular house combined with all of the amenities of a full service resort really is the best of both worlds. The people were so friendly and the surroundings are truly paradise! I hope to return again and will always treasure the experience and memories of this dream vacation. Thank you again!!"

Tom & Pat - Philadelphia, PA

"Beyond our expectations!! This casa needs to be called the Four Seasons of Manuel Antonio - every expectation was met!!! Ringing in the New Year at Casa de Frutas de Costa Rica with our close friends - was the best New Year. Thank you for sharing this with us."

Nish - Los Gatos, CA

"I really appreciate all of the subtler details from the exotic decorations to the light fixtures to the kitchenware and much more. It's definitely impressive when the place you're staying is just as picturesque as the amazing view it overlooks."

Julie & Stephen - Austin, TX

"As we prepare to begin a life together I couldn't have asked for a more beautiful setting or warmer welcome. Your treatment has been above my expectation. I will always cherish the memories made in Costa Rica and particularly Casa de Frutas."

Joe and Nina - Los Angeles

"Just perfect. We would recommend the house highly to anyone who inquires. Flower arrangements and sunsets were spectacular."

Christine, Kevin, Lex & Nick

"Dave, your vision in every detail forms the perfect paradox of harmony with nature & priviledge. Thank You."

Diane & Adrian - New York

"House was breathtaking and view even more so..."

Jeff - Atlanta

"From the second we stepped out of the van and into Casa de Frutas, we knew we were to experience a vacation like no other. It is not just the incredible beauty and peacefulness of your home, but you and your staff as well, which made our stay here so perfect. You are not just the artist who created this masterpiece, but a true gentleman in every sense of the word."


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