Oxygen Jungle Villas, Puntarenas
|1,5 km NE de la Catarata de Uvita, Camino de Sueños, Uvita, Puntarenas, COSTA RICA.|
Description: Oxygen Jungle VillasEnjoying a spectacular location perched on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Oxygen Jungle Villas is an exclusive boutique resort hotel offering luxurious accommodation in an incomparable setting. Standing within its own nature reserve, this unique property provides guests with magnificent views of the Whale?s Tail beach, Isla Ballena, Caño Island and the Osa Peninsula from its villas and the O2 Clubhouse.
Perfect for exploring this unspoilt area of Costa Rica, guests can enjoy a myriad of activities in and around the resort, including hiking, sea kayaking, mountain biking, surfing, whale watching and snorkelling in the crystalline waters of the Pacific ocean. The resort's Oxygen Private Reserve is home to an immense variety of flora and fauna, and guests are free to explore its trails and bathe in its waterfalls and swimming holes. Within the property itself, the O2 Restaurant serves a wide variety of fusion cuisine based on organic produce, while the O2 Bar offers a wide range of drinks and beverages, which can also be served by the infinity pool.
Oxygen Jungle Villas has just twelve exclusive villas, inspired by traditional Balinese architecture, and built using the finest natural and ecologically friendly materials. Many of these materials were imported from Indonesia itself, and the villas combine Balinese style and beauty with modern comfort and quality. No detail is lacking in the search for comfort , and the villas are equipped with all modern amenities that guests might need for a luxurious, relaxing stay.
Type of rooms: Oxygen Jungle VillasJungle View and Ocean View Villas:
The spacious one bedroom villas cover 75 sq m, and feature a large wrap-around open air living area and fully air-conditioned double bedroom and bathroom. The inviting King-sized double four-poster bed features a very comfortable Serta® mattress.
All villas boast extensive facilities including: Coffee/tea making facilities; Hair dryer; A central electric control panel; An individual safety deposit box; A beautifully integrated mini bar.
The private villa facilities also include: Air-conditioning; King-size four-poster bed; Wireless internet (Clubhouse & Villas); iPod docking station; Umbrella; Daily housekeeping; Private terrace; 10" rain shower; Lounge sofa.
There is no TV on the property.
Additional information: Oxygen Jungle Villas
Children: Oxygen Jungle Villas is an adults only establishment.
Smoking policy: No smoking on the property except the parking lot and the terrace of the villas.
Check in: Please arrive well before dark (6pm). Please inform if you expect to arrive later.
Getting There: 4x4 Only!
Drive to Uvita, Puntarenas. From Juan Santamaria International Airport take the main road to San Jose (This road is CR1). Follow this road to the end and turn toward Escazu. You are now on toll road 27. Take the Jaco Exit to find yourself on Route 34. Once you are on Route 34 you continue until you pass the towns of Jaco (Great for stopping at a restaurant) Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park, and Dominical. Uvita is 20 km past Dominical on Route 34.
Tolls: exchange at least 5 US dollars into Costa Rican Colones for the tolls on the highway.
From Uvita, Puntarenas: Before the BCR (bank) take the paved road to the left going towards the mountains. The paved road becomes a dirt road after 200 meters. Follow this road until you see a small cemetery on your right. Take the first left after the cemetery up the mountain, you will see a O2/Oxygen sign pointing to the left. Drive past the "Catarata", a small restaurant/bar that borders the waterfall. Keep following the road until you cross a small bridge with a small stream. Continue on this road and keep to the left (you will see a sign of O2/Oxygen). Take the next road on the right, you will see a O2/Oxygen sign. Follow this road for a little bit, you will cross another small concrete bridge and several houses. After continuing on this road you will come to the white walled and gated entrance to Oxygen! The drive from the paved road is about 10 minutes or less. It's a bumpy, but beautiful drive so take your time and enjoy the scenery.
Number of rooms: 12
Official category: Boutique Hotel.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2009.
Period of closure: open all year.
Languages spoken: French, Spanish, English, GermanSmoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, JCB.
Restaurant closed: open all year.
How to get here: From Juan Santamaria International Airport, drive to Uvita, Puntarenas. Then follow detailed instructions on how to arrive.
Nearest airport: Palmar Sur Airport - 47,6km.