Mar Vista Real Estate

Mar Vista is a gated community but we have given this location its own page. Read more in the accordion below.

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Mar Vista: A Premier Gated Community in Guanacaste

Welcome to Mar Vista, a prestigious gated community in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, nestled between the stunning beaches of Brasilito and Playa Flamingo. Known for its breathtaking ocean views, proximity to the new Flamingo Marina, and a tranquil hilltop setting, Mar Vista offers an exceptional living experience, combining luxury with the natural beauty of Costa Rica.


Mar Vista is in close proximity to some of Costa Rica’s most beautiful beaches. Playa Flamingo, renowned for its fine, pink-white sugar sand, is a hub of luxury living and leisure activities. The beach offers safe swimming in clear blue waters and is surrounded by lush tropical flora. The region’s geography, with mountains reaching into the sea, creates an array of secluded beaches and lagoons, perfect for outdoor activities like surfing, paddle boarding, fishing, and snorkeling​​.


Mar Vista is committed to providing a sustainable lifestyle with amenities that cater to a range of interests:

  • Security: 24/7 gated security ensures a safe living environment.
  • Nature Preserve: An on-site preserve offers a tranquil escape into nature.
  • Recreational Facilities: Including a community infinity pool, lighted clay tennis court, state-of-the-art fitness center, and yoga pavilion.
  • Trails: A 4-km trail system is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Dining: An on-site restaurant caters to diverse culinary tastes.
  • Sustainability: Mar Vista prioritizes eco-friendly practices and sustainable living​​.

At the entrance to Mar Vista is the La Paz Community School, one of Costa Rica’s most prestigious international schools. This K-12 school offers an IB program and emphasizes bilingual and thematic learning. Its curriculum is designed around a 50/50 English/Spanish structure, focusing on global perspectives and academic excellence​​.


Mar Vista’s real estate options cater to a wide range of preferences and budgets. Starting in the $200,000’s for home sites, the community offers a variety of properties. Some of the luxurious homes are in excess of $3 million. The properties are designed to blend seamlessly with the natural surroundings, offering residents a unique blend of luxury and tranquility​​.

In conclusion, Mar Vista represents the pinnacle of luxury living in Guanacaste, offering residents a unique blend of modern amenities, natural beauty, and sustainable living. It’s an ideal location for those seeking a serene yet vibrant lifestyle in one of Costa Rica’s most sought-after regions.

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