Just 200 meters from the ocean, titled ocean-view, 4-bedroom, 2 full-bathrooms in the main house along with 2 vacation studios for additional space for family/friends visits or income rentals. Welcome to Casa Tranquilo!
Kitchen, dining, living room (open floor plan) and three of the four bedrooms have ocean and pool views. The first thing that you will notice when entering this home is the amazing ocean view (and its breezes) from the three large glass sliding doors facing the ocean and pool in the main living space.
House and studios were built in 2005 by award winning architect/contractor Carlos Arias
(2011 Cemex Award Winner). Well maintained over the years by sellers who are the original owners.
Entire property sleeps 12. House has 3 beds (king, queen, full) and studios have 3 queen beds. Fourth bedroom in house currently used as a storage room with custom cabinetry.
Property is approximately 0.5 acres, located in the desirable Canada Hill neighborhood. House is located on a hill and away from road.
House terrace that faces the ocean has large overhang ideal during sunny and rainy days. Enjoy your morning coffee on the terrace as you watch Scarlet Macaws fly by and whales breaching in the ocean.
Enjoy an even more spectacular view upstairs in the second story “Zen Tower” with bistro table and chairs for dining, happy hour, playing cards, or doing a surf check.
House (and studios) comes fully furnished and move in ready with recessed lighting throughout.
Ceiling fans in every room and bathrooms (house and studios).
Each bedroom has custom built closets, cabinets or shelving for plenty of storage.
Covered rancho next to house and pool adds more outdoor living space. Suitable for dining and entertaining.
Large covered 2-car carport attached to the house to keep your car out of the sun and rain and easy access to the house.
Large overhangs around the entire house provide shade and keep rain away from doors and windows.
10,000 gallon swimming pool with partial infinity edge. Enjoy watching the surf and the tide pools at low tide while in the pool.
Faux wood plank decking (made from cement) around pool and side of house for added pool decking and low maintenance.
Daily ocean breezes keep the house comfortable year-round. For those that prefer A/C, the house has 5 split A/C units (currently not functioning). Hall door that separates the main living space from the rest of the house for efficient cooling of the main living space if using A/C.
House and studios’ sliders, doors, and windows are all secured with custom designed wrought iron security bars.
Security bars on sliders at the house are designed mirrored so when open the design matches to prevent a cluttered look.
All security bars on sliders and windows at the house were designed for easy window cleaning access.
High speed internet and cable tv available. Stream your favorite shows on Netflix or Amazon Prime.
Living room, master bedroom, master bath and Rancho wired with speaker wire. Main hub located behind armoire in living room
Every room, Rancho and upstairs routed with ethernet cable for hard wired connection to router.
2500 gallon underground cistern (water tank) supplies water to house if municipal water is off. Pressure valve activated pump, so the house always has pressure.
Laundry room located in house for ease of doing laundry with washer and dryer. Also perfectly located clothesline is available for the many sunny and breezy days.
All entrances in the house are raised 6 inches to prevent any rainwater from coming in.
Storage Bodega (approximately 120 sq. feet) located near the house stores all gardening tools and more.
Security custom design wrought iron gate at property road entrance with “eo” designed by sellers installed in 2016.
Decorative river rock wall at front of property along the road was created in 2019.
Two vacation studios fully equipped with refrigerator, four-burner stove top, microwave, blender, toaster, A/C, flat screen tv, hammocks, Adirondack chairs, sunshade covered 2-car parking area and much more. High speed internet and cable TV available. The units are mirror images. One unit has one queen bed the other two queen beds.
Enjoy the flora lush outdoor showers at main house and at the studios.
House has cooking gas tank storage (2 tanks) in carport with locked door for security and easy access for changing house’s stove/oven gas tank.
On demand hot water for the house and studios. The house has two heaters, the studios share one.
Paver driveway installed and house and studios re-stucco in 2017.
All water from large rain gutters is collected at each downspout and carried underground and off the property.
Mature tropical landscape with at least 30 pipa trees that supply plenty of fresh coconut water.
Large mature Cinesero (Ash) tree at entrance to the property provides great shade to the studios.
Ping pong table included!
Last, but not least, cleaning lady Sonia and gardener Max who have been employed at Casa Tranquilo for over the past 10 years are two of the best, hardworking, and honest people (if you choose to keep them on staff).
Room Sizes (Interior dimensions)
Dimensions Square Feet
Living Room/Dining/Kitchen 18′ x 32′ 576.0
Office 10’2″ x 9’4″ 94.9
Bedroom 1 10’6″ x 11′ 115.5
Bedroom 2 10’6″ x 10’10” 113.8
Master Bedroom 14′ x 14’4″ 200.7
Bath 1 6′ x 6′ 36.0
Master Bath 6′ x 11′ 66.0
Laundry Room 6′ x 8’6″ 51.0
Terrace (ocean side of house) 10’6″ x 25′ 262.5
Rancho 12’4″ x 12’4″ 152.1
Upstairs 10’6″ x 10’6″ 110.3
Bodega 11′ x 12′ 132.0
Studio (size is for one) 18′ x 19′ 342.0
Carport 18′ x 18’6″ 333.0
Studio Terrace 6’7″ x 36′ 237
Total House 2111.7 (excluding bodega)
Total Studio 921 (including terrace)
Cooling (A/C) Notes:
# Of Stories (levels): 1
HOA Monthly Fees Apply: no
HOA Monthly Fees: 0