Elegant Luxury Home above Spectacular Beaches
An elegant and masterfully designed home which features natural and sustainable living throughout this one of a kind property. Located along the breathtaking and majestic Ballena Coast, Casa Tigresa is an architecturally stunning home offering endless views you cannot get enough of. From any location throughout this home you will enjoy huge ocean, river and mountain views, with the infinity edge pool sitting directly over the famous Whale’s tail. Begin each day with the amazing views available, cool breezes, fresh fruits from the gardens and eggs from your chickens. There is also a commercial size, covered and irrigated organic vegetable garden to supplement the healthy and natural lifestyle sought after in Costa Rica.
This exclusive property is perfectly located just above the town of Uvita at an ideal elevation of 900’, providing outstanding views, cool breezes, total privacy and easy access. Casa Tigresa is tucked away in its natural surroundings featuring a design which integrates the beautiful gardens, smart light filtering and unusual combination of materials to create a living environment. Only a few minutes from the center of Uvita, you enter a tropical paradise through an electronic entry to Casa Tigresa’s private driveway. The 8 acre property includes the primary luxury residence featuring 2 master bedrooms with en-suite baths, 1/2 bath, gourmet kitchen, treetop yoga platform, multiple upstairs terrazas, secure rooms, laundry room, detached 2 car garage, 1 bedroom/1 bath guest house including kitchen, living room and private terrace, 3 bedroom caretakers home and work shop. The infinity edge pool is not just for enjoying the fantastic views, it is large enough to serve as a lap pool and also features a large shallow sitting area for cooling off in while enjoying a drink or just relaxing.
The grounds are a botanical dream and also feature extensive fruit and herb producing gardens, a large nursery and commercial size and quality enclosed vegetable garden. The property produces multiple varieties of banana, papaya, pineapple, lemons, oranges, guanabana, starfruit, plantains, sugarcane and much more. Extensive experience and attention to detail was implemented while designating and designing the property for food production. The property does not just claim to be sustainable, it exemplifies sustainability. Water is provided to the home from two registered springs and includes a separate rain catchment system which is used for gardening throughout the dry season.
The home was designed by a premier San Jose based architect firm. The home features the highest grade construction techniques and materials throughout and no detail was neglected; starting with seismic evaluation and foundational structure, ending with complete attention to all finish details. Premium quality appliances and fixtures are utilized throughout the home. The owner and architects worked closely together to create an open and comfortable environment that maximizes the freedom of movement in and out of the abundant natural beauty.
Marcia brings a wealth of real estate investment expertise to OTP having begun her career as a real estate investor in 2000. She joined the OTP team in 2011. Her investment experience, knowledge of the local market and keen strategic thinking are key to her success as an agent. Marcia is a Certified Costa Rica Real Estate Agent and a member of the Real Estate Investment Network (REIN). Marcia moved from Calgary, Canada to Ojochal in 2006 to enjoy the peace and tranquility of the country. Marcia's small dog, Karma, can often be found snoozing behind her desk in the office. She speaks English and Spanish.