¡Que Bárbara, SA!

Finca for Sale  $1.950,000 USD 

View of the property from main house

Size 49,719.90 SqM (12.3 acres)
Location: Punta Uva, Limón, Costa Rica

Large, private estate with private access to one of the most spectacular beaches on the Caribbean coast. Quality hand-crafted structures built with local hardwoods (kashá and laurel). Located adjacent to the Gandoca-Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge, the property has 100 meters of road frontage on route 256 and beach access to Punta Uva through 200 meters of jungle.

There are currently three structures: the main house, a guesthouse, and a large garage and workshop.

Main House with new Eco-roof (2018)


4.97 hectares (12.3 acres)- plenty of room for additional construction, zoned for hotel business on naturally occurring potrero, meadow (2.5 hectares) with privacy provided by a bank of jungle and lots of wildlife. Permiso Uso de Suelo and titled lot on the main road.

MAIN HOUSE FEATURES (see more photos in “details” area below)

1600 Sq Feet of living space 3 bedrooms/ 2 bathrooms

Post and beam construction

Built of local hardwoods– Kashá framing/ floors and laurel sheeting

Hardwood floors in the upper portion of the house. Traditional Costa Rican tiles in the lower, private guest area

Master bedroom with private bath

Inside guest room/den with Murphy bed fold down.

French doors

Large living area with open kitchen

Beautifully crafted built-ins from local hardwoods: bookcase: TV cabinet, Murphy bed, plus handcrafted furniture: bed frames, bedside tables, Mission style lounge chairs, etc. All included in sale

Large 12-foot wide wrap around veranda with plenty of room for hammocks, outdoor furniture, and dining area

Tropical construction methods for maximum ventilation and natural cooling

Ceiling fans in every room

Hinged wood-framed screens in all bedrooms that open during the day

Outside Guest room is built of concrete block and a secure steel doors and windows for safekeeping of valuables when away

Outside private bathroom and shower

New eco-roof (2018) Cool in heat of the day and quiet when it rains

Water feature in front yard


600 Sq Feet of living space

2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom

Currently used as a caretaker’s quarters, but could be ideal for a guest house or Airbnb rental

Built with the same quality as the main house, hardwood floors throughout, veranda, and small bodega/ wash house in back


40ft x 16ft with covered carport

Includes a concrete safe room with steel doors for tools

Raised bed vegetable garden

Vivero area at the back of bodega/ garage


Mango, water apple, coconut, grapefruit, lime, Meyer lemon, orange, noni, star fruit, pineapple, peppers, and breadfruit.


Tepisquente, monkey, pizote, sloth, silky anteater, iguana, parrot, toucan, oropéndola, eagle, scarlet macaw, trogons, etc..

Water  Well – 10 gal/min
Electricity- Underground
Road Access- Asphalt (100 meter frontage)


Open floor plan–living area
Open floor plan–kitchen area
Hallway to master bedroom and bath
Master bedroom
Master bath with glass block and ceramic walk-in shower
Copper tube towel racks and handrails throughout the house
Detail copper handrail
Post and beam construction
Detail post and beam
Murphy Bed in study/ guest room
Guest room-lower level
Guest area toilet, shower, and sink
Area of the property- road frontage and beach access
Panoramic view of 2.5 hectare potrero
Playa Punta Uva
Playa Grande
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