We stayed in Dos Gatos during a quick getaway to Nosara for my boyfriend's 40th birthday. Since it was just two of us, I debated whether to stay at one of the nice hotels in town or rent a house. We would have had a great time either way, but the house offered a degree of privacy we loved - no tan lines! :-) The pool was fantastic, a nice way to cool off midday, and just a beautiful addition to the property. Favorite feature: the outdoor shower off the master bedroom. While it could use a little more oomph in pressure, it was delightful to shower amongst the lush trees and plants surrounding the property.
I took one point off for a combination of small issues - wouldn't stop me from staying here again, I'd just know what to ask before arrival. Those issues were: propane for kitchen stove was so low we couldn't cook anything, coffee pot was dirty and broken, dishwasher was broken, "ocean view" is a bit of a stretch (we could glimpse it from one spot, through the ... mehr