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Private Palace

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
2 private baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
2 private baths
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean10 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Private Palace with gorgeous views of the Gulf of Nicoya, the surrounding mangroves, and mountains - ideal place to relax from travel (& vacation) stresses.


Laptop friendly workspace
Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 queen bed, 2 single beds

House Rules

No parties or events


106 Reviews

Val User Profile
June 2018
Michael and Elizabeth are absolutely great hosts and The Palace is an experience not to be missed. Step back in time 100 years and savour the richness of this heritage home and fabulous art gallery.
Michael User Profile
Response from Michael:
Thanks a lot, please keep in touch.
June 2018
Albert User Profile
June 2018
This is a great place to stay in Puntarenas. Michael and his wife are very kind and hospitable. Their home is absolutely beautiful. We enjoyed a delicious breakfast in the morning looking out over the water. I promise you will not regret booking Michael's place.
Chris User Profile
May 2018
Michael and Elizabeth are amazing hosts. They were extremely hospitable and not only did they offer us some beers once we arrived, they also prepared a beautiful breakfast for us. The rooms are beautiful and it was one of the best AirBnB experiences I've ever had!
Carlos User Profile
May 2018
Michael and Elizabeth have an incredible place. I'm sure there will come a time when their home becomes some kind of historical iconic tico house of days gone by. We chose puntarenas as a midpoint of our travels thru the country and felt safe in their home. Breakfast in the morni…
Teresa User Profile
May 2018
Michael and Elizabeth are wonderful hosts. Their home is a totally renovated turn of the century home right on the bay. Views are amazing, the welcome glass of wine and conversation was fantastic and breakfast is absolutely delicious!! Thank youNichael and Elizabeth!
Teri User Profile
May 2018
This is more than a place to stay. It’s an opportunity to learn about the pura vida life style, up close and personal. Elizabeth and Michael’s home is immaculate, eclectic, and inviting. Walking distance to the beach, markets, shops, and restaurants The house is in a safe area an…
Brinkley & Cody User Profile
Brinkley & Cody
May 2018
If you plan on staying anywhere near Puntarenas do not look any further. Our stay at the palace was a vacation of its own- we didn’t even care that we missed one of our tours because it gave us more time to spend at the palace. The layout and scenery is beyond stunning and Michae…

Hosted by Michael

Puntarenas, Costa RicaJoined in June 2011
Michael User Profile
189 Reviews
Michael is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Elisabeth is born in France and me in Germany. We have been traveling extensively and consider ourselves friendly, open minded and hospitable - our life motto is live and let live.
Languages: Deutsch, English, Español, Français
Response rate: 90%
Response time: within an hour
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