Our sensational beach front property is located about an hour from Liberia airport in the northwestern region of Guanacaste.
Casa Melray overlooks a dark sand beach in Potrero, a beautiful west coast destination. Only a 15 minute walk to the marina. The shimmering sand and surf of popular Flamingo beach are a 10 minute car ride away.
A dark sand beach surrounded a bustling little town and casual dining restaurants, Potrero is 4KM (2.5 MI.) away from all major tourist destinations. Arrive in the rainy season (mid May-November) and explore the lush, green forests and abundant wildlife. Visit during the dry season (mid Novermber-April) and visit the annual bull fiesta. There's no bad time to visit.
Costa Rica has some of the most diverse ecosystems in the world. Come explore the tropical mangrove and beautiful view of the Catalina Islands from your 180 degree balcony.
- Body Surfing
- Scuba Diving
- Beach Combing
- Paddle Boarding
- Horseback Riding
- Sea Kayak Fishing (check out www.costakayak.com)
- Fishing (watch the locals snag one with a rope and hook)
Potrero is surrounded by several breathtaking beaches. Each of them have their own unique fingerprint: the colour of the sand varies from a deep chocolate brown to a white powdered sugar to a crunchy shell beach along the coast. Grab your towel and find a spot in the sun on any of these stunning beaches...
- Sugar Beach
Want to take an adventure on the water? Talk to us about booking a romantic day of Catamaran Sailing or a Snorkel Sunset Trip (amazing!).
We're pretty proud of our little town and beaches. We've got some of the best food and top chefs in the Guanacaste region. Here's a list of some of our favourites:
- Buena Vista
- Casa Celeste
- Coco Loco
- Cuchara Verde (vegetarian)
- Estera Azul
- El Forno
- Gelato in Italian Village
- Hibiscus (book a reservation)
- La Sodita Italiana
- Marco Polo
- Penca Bar
- Soda Marcel
- Sol y Mar
- The Beach House
- The Shack
- The Smoking Pig
If you don't feel like cooking, we'll bring the gourmet experience right to you. We know several amazing professional chefs who will cook your meal and serve it up right here. Let us know and we can book it.
A Little Further…
Hop in the car and you'll arrive at some of the best beaches and tourist areas on the Cost Rican coast. Amazing food and culture, nature, and everything in between.
- Playa Grande
Explore Costa Rican culture. From bull fighting to the finest coffee brewed, Costa Rica makes sure you'll never be bored.
- Try some guaro (you might get a 'goma' the next day)
- Eat some traditional casados (rice and beans, Tico style)
- Check out bull fighting and fiestas
- Go to lady's night or sing some karaoke at the local bars
- Do a coffee or wildlife tour
Travel & Tour Info
Explore the wild beauty of Costa Rica. We'll arrange Eco-Trans bus pickups from both the Liberia airport and Casa Melray so you can travel stress-free. We book your tours, too. Just let us know what kind of adventure you're looking for...
Zip across the forest high above rivers and wildlife supported by cables and a trusty guide.
A joyride on the water. Frothy clean water and rapids that'll get your heart moving (or give you a little joy if you go for the tamer ones). Short trips or longer ones. Up to you.
Transportation, snorkeling, kayaking, lunch & some delicoius cocktails. Can't beat it.
Climb aboard the perfect sport fishing boat and reel in some tuna, seabass, dorado, or something else with gills. We can book a sport fishing trip complete with lunch, soda & beer, and a knowledgeable captain.
Ride the big ones or start with a few tiny olas (waves). We can book you some fantastic lessons to get those arms and legs seaworthy.
Race across the beach and through muddy trails in the jungle of Guanacaste region. We'll book you an ATV tour and let you do the driving. Guided tours.
See the wild side of Costa Rica and enjoy spotting animals of all sizes and personalities: iguanas, all sorts of birds, crocodiles, howler and white faced monkeys.
Sidle up to a volcano and catch a glimpse of Mother Nature's fiesty temper in lava/smoke form. Then go relax those tired muscles in a hot spring. Totally worth the trip.
Contact us to book your trip or learn more.
From sand and surf, to gourmet cuisine and heart stopping adventure, you can't be bored in this country. Check out the latest travel information before you book your stay so you can plan the perfect vacation without a hitch.