Are you looking forward to your next vacation away from the hustle and bustle of life?
Whether you’re after a romantic escape, an exotic adventure with friends, or a family vacation in Costa Rica, Villa Firenze will delight you.
You just had a good night’s rest in the most comfortable bed you’ve ever slept in. As you open your eyes, you can hear the sounds of tropical birds and the buzz of cicadas filling the air. The inviting aroma of delicious coffee envelops your whole body.
As you walk toward the patio of your room to enjoy a mouth-watering breakfast prepared with passion by your private gourmet chef, you’re dazzled by the sight of the lush tropical rainforest.
Suddenly, as you sit down, the most mesmerizing spectacle happens. Right there, up in the branches of exotic trees, and only meters away from you, an incredible parade of colorful macaws, hummingbirds, and toucans takes place. You’ve never seen something so beautiful.
Congratulations, you’ve stepped into the magical universe of Villa Firenze!
In this post, we’ll tell you everything you need to know about this incredible luxury vacation rental villa and highlight the top things to do in the area for a once-in-a-lifetime trip.
You’re about to embark on a unique journey in the heart of Costa Rica.
Are you ready?
Staying At Villa Firenze
If you’re looking for a beautiful luxury beach villa in Costa Rica, this is it.
The 9,500 square feet Italian-inspired all-inclusive villa is nestled in the rainforest in the prime Eco-Golf Estates community, only minutes away from the beach.
There, a secluded location, magical gardens, and a perfect harmony between art, luxury, comfort, and modernity provide guests with an unparalleled experience.
The luxurious amenities at Villa Firenze are second to none, and the art pieces you’ll find in this tropical oasis will dazzle you.
As you step foot into this luxuriant retreat, the first thing you’ll notice is the elegant and sophisticated architecture. Reminiscent of an opulent Italian palazzo, the beauty of this superb villa will genuinely take your breath away. The architects successfully combined a classic Florentine Renaissance style with Iberian elements, and the result is a remarkable luxury vacation rental villa in the heart of Costa Rica.
As you push the doors to enter this exotic haven, you’ll be greeted by a splendid central courtyard flanked with arches and a magnificent tropical garden. And once indoors, you’ll feel the opulence of the site through handmade metalwork, high-end custom finishes, the use of authentic Jerusalem limestone, a unique collection of art pieces, and deluxe amenities.
Ever heard of the saying the devil is in the details?
This is exactly what the designers of Villa Firenze had in mind when they harmoniously hand-selected world-class art pieces to display in this luxury vacation rental villa.
Indeed, besides its exquisite architecture, what makes Villa Firenze the best luxury villa in Costa Rica is the fine art pieces you’ll find throughout.
From antique Japanese swords and fine Bronze Costa Rican sculptures to stunning images of Andy Warhol’s Endangered Species paintings, the pieces were chosen to perfectly blend with the villa’s style and emulate a sense of luxurious tropical paradise.
Living Room and Dining Room
The stylish open-plan living room is the perfect place to spend quality time with friends and family. The spacious room features a high-quality TV and can comfortably seat twelve.
And come breakfast, lunch, or dinner time, you’ll enjoy sharing a meal around the elegant dining table. Located right below the Replica of the Cathedral of Florence’s dome ceiling, it provides guests with wonderful views over the pool area, the lush vegetation, and the superb Italian fountain.
The sumptuous villa features four luxurious suites with ensuite bathrooms designed to allow guests to enjoy a restorative luxury vacation in Costa Rica.
For instance, each of these spacious deluxe rooms is fitted with a plush King size bed and designer linens for the ultimate restful night. And for a truly rejuvenating experience, guests can even choose their pillows from the villa’s pillow menu.
Also, each suite comes with large flat-screen TVs and access to Apple TV so that you can enjoy your favorite programs from the comfort of your five-star hotel bed.
- The upper master suite
The upper master suite is the perfect place to soak in the surrounding lush gardens, enjoy the local birds singing and experience the monkeys playing in the afternoon. This stunning suite features vaulted ceilings, large windows, a beautiful walk-in shower, an opulent bathtub, dual sinks, and cedar bathroom cupboards, seamlessly blending authenticity, modernity, and sophistication.
- The upper patio suite
Located in the East wing of the villa, the upper patio suite is the most intimate suite of the splendid house. As the name suggests, it was designed to accommodate a lovely private patio area bringing the outdoors in for nature lovers. It’s the perfect space for some romantic and rejuvenating time away from the rest of the world.
Note that, just like with the upper master suite, you’ll find gorgeous high vaulted ceilings with beautiful finishes, a walk-in shower, and a large walk-in closet. And as a bonus, the room is fitted with a SONOS sound system and features a convenient kitchenette and a splendid lounge area for guests to relax after a busy day and entertain if they wish.
- The lower master suite:
The lower master suite is situated on pool level and has a private seating area, which is perfect for enjoying a cup of coffee in the morning when you first wake up or a glass of wine after an adventurous day.
The large bathroom features dual sinks, a stand-alone shower, and a bespoke freestanding bathtub.
The adjoining doors connect the room to the additional bedroom, making it the ideal space for parents traveling with their children.
- The dome suite:
The dome suite is a spacious suite located on the lower level, allowing guests to enjoy a stunning intimate lawn patio after a restful night or after a long day of exploring.
As you enter the room, you’ll be dazzled by the sumptuous four-poster bed and the high ceilings that give this beautiful suite a true sense of grandeur. Besides, the gorgeous coffee table and chairs are so inviting that they’ll turn coffee time into a real luxury moment.
The Mediterranean-inspired bathroom features a spacious step-in shower and convenient dual sinks.
Kitchen and Wine Cellar
You’re in for a treat with every meal at Villa Firenze. Comfortably sitting around the spacious island, you’ll be able to watch your private gourmet chef bring to life some mouth-watering recipes while enjoying some fun conversations with your loved ones. What’s more, your gourmet meals will be served with your choice of wine, champagne, spirit, or beer directly selected from the wine cellar adjacent to the kitchen.
Infinity Pool And Hot Tub
If you’re looking for the ultimate luxury vacation in Costa Rica, you’ll enjoy sipping your favorite drink while relaxing in a spiral-jetted spa or soaking in the colorful sunset immersed in the 50-foot infinity pool.
Dining and BBQ area
After relaxing in the swimming pool all afternoon, our BBQ area will be the perfect spot to enjoy an epicurean dinner as the sun goes down and the surrounding wildlife awakens.
The clubhouse area is the ideal space for guests to have fun and make unforgettable memories.
From state-of-the-art TVs and sound systems to a well-stocked outdoor bar, and comfortable lounge chairs, the space was designed to provide top-notch entertainment amenities to guests.
The Ultimate Luxury Experience
Villa Firenze is the epitome of luxury accommodation in Costa Rica. And that’s why we’ve carefully thought-out every detail.
Our villa manager will welcome you as you get off the helicopter on your way from San Jose airport.
Once you’ve been shown around the villa, our friendly and highly professional concierge will be available 24/7 to cater to every single one of your needs and turn your stay into an unforgettable vacation. They’ll advise you on local restaurants and activities and help you book any tours. And they’ll also be able to stock the villa with your favorite wines and spirits before your arrival.
But the concierge is not the only person committed to ensuring you have the best vacation you have ever experienced. A gourmet chef will also help design the perfect menu for your stay, with delicious breakfast, lunch, and dinner included.
We also have a bartender to do some mixology magic for drinks
We also have 2 gardeners for take care of the big garden areas around the house, also they take care of the plants in the internal garden, do the pool maintenance and others.
We also have and engineer in charge of the technology systems, maintenance of the electric and operative part of the house, from the hot water, bombs and power plant.
The client don’t see this people much, but they meet them and say good bye to the clients
Lastly, our housekeepers will discretely keep the villa in pristine condition for you daily, bring fresh deluxe towels and ensure you always have access to luxury toiletries.
What To Do In The Area?
Costa Rica brims with natural wonders, and the Puntarenas area surrounding Los Sueños and Marina is no exception. So, besides enjoying a fabulous stay in the best luxury villa in Costa Rica, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to activities to do.
From hiking in spectacular national parks and enjoying the local wildlife to flying over volcanoes and diving in coral-rich sites, a trip to Villa Firenze is an authentic Costa Rican experience.
The Los Sueños region brims with spectacular hiking trails. Whether you just want to enjoy some easy local walks or are up for a proper jungle adventure, you’ll find what you need at Los Sueños.
Some of the best walks in the region include:
- Manuel Antonio National Park
Considered one of Costa Rica’s jewels, the Manuel Antonio National Park is a must-see for anyone in the area. Palm tree-fringed white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, dense tropical rainforest, breathtaking waterfalls, and unique wildlife explain why Forbes ranked this tropical paradise among the most beautiful parks in the world.
- Carara National Park
20km north of Los Sueños, deep inside the jungle, lies the spectacular Carara National Park.
The park is famous for its rich biodiversity and its crocodile bridge, under which tens of huge American crocodiles can be seen every day. Wildlife and native plants thrive in this protected area, offering travelers some of nature’s most amazing spectacles. The two main trails in the park are the Laguna Meandrica trail and the Araceas Nature trail.
- Playa Hermosa
There’s no particular trail there, but this area is part of the wildlife refuge called Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Playa Hermosa-Punta Mala. This wildlife sanctuary stretches for 13 km along the Pacific coast from the village of Hermosa to the village of Esterillos Oeste. Therefore, you’ll be able to spot incredible wildlife during your walk, including colorful scarlet macaws and snowy egrets.
Do you love surfing? Or perhaps you’ve always wanted to try but never got the chance?
The Puntarenas area boasts some world-class surfing, with Playa Hermosa providing experienced surfers with waves up to 13 feet high. And if you’re a beginner, the nearby Jaco beach is ideal for surf lessons.
Did you know that Los Sueños is one of the best-known charter sport fishing marinas on the planet?
If you’re after a fun and memorable water adventure, you’ll love fishing in Los Sueños. The water is abundant in wildlife, with the reef sheltering some world-class game creatures. Some of the fish you can catch in the area include roosterfish, snappers, groupers, yellowfin tuna, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, and Marlin.
The area is such a fantastic fishing location that your stay at Villa Firenze includes a complimentary day of sports fishing from the Los Sueños marina.
Designed for both experienced and casual golfers, the La Iguana Golf Course is a paradise for golf aficionados who enjoy hitting the ball in exceptional locations. With both the exotic Costa Rican rainforest and the ocean as a backdrop, you’ll remember your time golfing on this 18-hole golf course for the rest of your life.
Jumping On a Tour
Want an adrenaline rush while exploring the local Costa Rican wildlife? If so, jump on one of Costa Rica’n Cocodriles cruises and keep your eyes peeled as you coast down the Tarcoles River. The river is home to approximately 2,000 American crocodiles. Once onboard, you will be able to spot those huge crocodiles, along with hundreds of birds and plenty of native animals in the mangroves along the way.
Canopy adventure park
Ready for a thrilling adventure? Then, a trip to Vista Los Sueños Adventure Park is a no-brainer. The park has been providing exciting experiences to its guests since 2008. From zip-lining and horseback riding to buggy and waterfall tours, thrilling adventures await just ten minutes away from the villa.
Explore Tortuga Island
Tortuga Island is a pristine island located 45 minutes away by boat from the Los Sueños Marina and is the perfect Caribbean getaway. Once on the island, you’ll be mesmerized by the white sandy beaches, the turquoise waters, and the stunning views over the tropical forest. Enjoy a cocktail on the beach, explore the surrounding trails, or dive to sunken ships and spot spinner dolphins frolicking in the distance and manta rays majestically swimming past you. A once-in-a-lifetime adventure guaranteed!
Because we want to ensure your stay with us at Villa Firenze is memorable, we offer Helitours that will see you embark on a fantastic Costa Rican journey to the mystical Arenal Volcano, the tropical Isla Tortuga, and the magical Isla Chiquita. Seeing these wonders of nature from the air is simply breathtaking.
Ready to indulge in the ultimate luxury vacation in Costa Rica? If so, we’d love to hear from you. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, a relaxing trip with friends, or an adventure-filled family vacation in Costa Rica, we will help you craft the perfect Caribbean escape.