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Let The View Take Your Breath Away


At an altitude of 2,000 ft above the South Pacific coast of Costa Rica, with Marino Ballena National Park views, sits this spectacular home. A rare contemporary offering for the most discriminating buyer. The property has a great flow with the living area centring the home, an outside grilling area to pamper your guests, offering huge ocean and mountain views, a pool area and a hot tub to relax while the view takes your breath away! The guest bedrooms are quietly positioned at one end of the home while the Master Suite occupies a large portion of the second floor, with a tremendous viewing terrace, walk in closet and a bathroom window facing the tallest waterfall is Costa Rica.


The Meridian House has a view-oriented design, driven by a balance of sustainable practices, comfortable spaces, clean lines, and the desire to be different. The home is situated on east-west axis to minimize direct sun exposure and maximize cross-ventilation along prevailing wind patterns. With high, vaulted ceilings throughout the home, you will feel light as a feather as the clean air and oxygen rejuvenate your body and mind. It is a breathtaking experience, where the winds lift wings.


Spectacular Contemporary Mountain home with unparalleled panoramic ocean views.  Featuring the world-class brands Roca, Daikin, Brizo, Dica, Edimax, Bosch, Bontempo, and more, this newly built home exudes passion in every detail.  With expansive open spaces, vaulted ceilings, and wall-to-wall glass doors this is truly the most pristine luxury home perched along the ridge.


For those who love to entertain, the home comes complete with an infinity-edge pool with hand-set Gres porcelain tile imported from Italy, with a hot tub of course! And to make sure the ambiance is just right, there is a state-of-the-art sound system with Onkyo™ surround-sound home theater in living room and Klipsch™ recessed ceiling-mounted directional speakers throughout the common areas.


25520 Sierra Collection Logo CLR_300The first completed home of the Sierra Collection.

For more information about the sale of the home contact or call +(506) 4001-2343.






For the Love of Food (& Beer!)

Rees and I discovered the Uvita area back in 2011. A friend of ours from Santa Cruz, California invited us to come down to his place in Costa Rica to celebrate Rees’ 30th birthday. We absolutely loved our experience and started taking longer and longer vacations, that is, until one day we decided to pack our lives into a few suitcases and make the move. Continue reading

It’s all about the Magic

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Rewind back to twenty years ago, I was on my first trip to Costa Rica. I had just opened my first flying trapeze location and was looking to slim down. Costa Rica being renowned for adventure sports, my trip was designed to help me shape up while having fun. My training partner and I ran eight miles – mid day, climbed rope and explored towns in the Nicoya Peninsula. I came back to Costa Rica during many US winter seasons – trapeze in tow, and throughout the years have made many excellent friends here. Continue reading