WHY CASA BELLA’S LOCATION IS PERFECT?
- Casa Bella is far enough away from town to be submersed into the jungle and surrounded by secluded beaches yet only a ten minute taxi from all the amenities and attractions the town of Puerto Jimenez has to offer. Guests can truly get away from it all while having the comfort that supplies and cultural experiences are only a short drive away.
- Ultimately, Casa Bella is geographically centered as a departure point for all the main attractions the Osa Peninsula has to offer. Allowing our guests to either relax and absorb all the natural wonders around Casa Bella or take a short excursion to the main points of interest within the peninsula.
- Being that Puerto Jimenez is the last town leading to, “Corcovado National Park.” Casa Bella is a great starting point when traveling to Costa Rica’s famous park.
Area’s surrounding Casa Bella
Whether cooking, sipping a drink in the lounge or hammocks, or dining on the deck, the sounds and sights of the tropical forest are ever available for your delight. Each morning you might wake to the early call of the howler monkey, sharp barks of the white-faced capuchin, or high squeaks of the squirrel monkeys as they make their daily troops through the surrounding trees. Breakfast will often be shared with long yellow-beaked toucans that search for the bananas that sprout around the house. Many afternoons, red, green, and blue tri-colored macaws will stand one footed on the branches of the almond tree as they crack the nuts.
Outside the gates of Casa Bella, less than a two minute’s stroll down a tree-shaded lane, lies one of Costa Rica’s most pristine and secluded beaches. You can walk for miles along its quiet shore and stop to refresh at one of the exclusive restaurants that dot the way. Here you can bake in the warm sands of the Gulfo Dulce as the world stands still here.
- Puerto Jimenez Casa Bella is a mere ten minute taxi or twenty minute bike ride to town. Here you can find a supermarket, fresh fruit and vegetable stands, local bars, delightful restaurants overlooking the beach, internet cafe’s, and much more.
HOW DO I GET TO CASA BELLA FROM SAN JOSE?
San Jose International Airport has one regional terminal for Sansa Airlines just a few minutes’ walk away from the international arrivals. Follow the signs and ask a helpful local.
From San Jose it will take a 45 minute picturesque flight over the misty green mountains of central Costa Rica. Down the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean beside the Gulf of Dulce lies Puerto Jimenez, a small town in the heart of the Osa Peninsula.
In Puerto Jimenez, multiple taxis greet each flight and from the terminal you’re about a 10 minute drive to Casa Bella. If you would like us to arrange a taxi to meet your flight and help you gather groceries & water to stock Casa Bella’s well-appointed kitchen, please inform us when you have your flight times.
If you decide to rent a car, the road to Casa Bella is fairly simple. From the airport, follow the road around the landing strip, keeping the strip on your right. When you are unable to follow the strip on your right, the road will take you left. Follow this road for about 3 km to Casa Bella. Follow the signs to. Agua Dulce and you will drive past. The casa Bella sign in the rock wall. We are between the two hotels Iguana Lodge and Agua Dulce.