GQ House Rancho Redondo
Built in one of the most charming neighborhoods of Escazu, Los Laureles, known for its pristine location, an area known for its supreme gastronomy, ambassador’s residencies, easy access to shopping facilities and clinics.
This beautiful single floor house was fully remodeled in 2008 and has been in constant care and remodelation, preserving its mid-century influence while adding a modern touch.
From the outside, the house is a sight to behold, decorated with full attention to detail using costa rican quary rocks applied within a french manner. When you enter the house is fresh and elegant mostly because everything but specially because of its dark but bright spanish ceramic floor and the perfect view to the garden.
If you are wondering about the weather in Escazu, it feels like a warm hug of summer all year round, making this the perfect place to unwind and relax. Costa Rica is also known for its exuberant rain which makes the serene garden contented.
The house itself boasts a little social area across the serene extensive garden. For those looking to soak in some relaxation, a jacuzzi surrounded with tropical ginger flowers, provides the perfect respite. It also has an underground space designed for a music studio, that can be turn into an apartment or a guest house.
With solar panels on the rooftop and an organic vegetable garden on the property, this house is not only beautiful but eco-friendly as well (the first one in the neighborhood to add solar panels).
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Costa Rica’s pristine beaches, beautiful nature and thriving local economy have driven many people to call Costa Rica their second home. The country has thrived in recent years and owning a home in Costa Rica is an affordable luxury. More than 20,000 U.S. expatriates already live in Costa Rica. The wide range of scenic landscapes and microclimates make Costa Rica a dream for people looking for a vacation home. Covering 51,000 scenic square kilometers, Costa Rica is a safe place to call home. There is a low incidence of violent crime. Outside the capital city thereisn’t much crime of any kind. It is a country with amazing people, a high standard of living, and an exciting blend of local and foreign cultures.