This beautiful retreat, called Goshen Lodge, is nestled in the mountains and cloud forest of nature filled Costa Rica. As you walk through the front door you are met with over 100 ft long by 12 ft tall landscape murals valued at over $12,000 of nature scenes located on this farm. The beautiful fine art landscape murals were done by international landscape artist Paul Hoffman. (He is available to do additional murals if desired). Murals are filled with scenes of waterfalls, rivers, trees with exotic birds, monkeys, orchids, sloth and a beautiful turn of the century chapel on a resort seen from this mountain. (See pictures below).
This house is located about 12 miles north of San Ramon in the Central Valley of Costa Rica, 1.5 hours from the beautiful hot springs of Arenal and 1.5 hours from the Pacific Ocean beaches. Elevation about 3800 feet. The farm is located on 1.5 acres of land and there is adjoining land available for purchase. This farm development is a total of 600 acres.
House built in 2013 and additions in 2015 and is 5300 sq feet large. 5 very large bedroom with walk-in closets.  Also 2 standard size bedrooms.  There are 4 baths. The master bathroom is quite large and has a large shower with two separate entrances.
The house is laid out in a circular form with (3) 2 bedroom apartments each having 1 bath for a total of 3 baths. The master bedroom has its own on-suite bathroom.  Total of 7 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.
The kitchen is large and functional. The island is 12′ long and 5 feet wide. Plenty of storage and pantry space. Beautiful Costa Rican wood cabinets.
As the temperature is approximately 72 degrees with 80 being the high and 60 being the lowest at night, there is no need for a large heating or air condition system. If smaller room systems are desired, they can be installed individually but surely not necessary.
Behind the house is a concrete and metal storage  shed that houses a newly installed water pump and pressure tank. Above the shed sits two 2500L / 660 gallon water tanks totaling 5000 liters or 1320 gallons.
The house is built with 25′ high ceiling with skylights that keep natural light in the house for 14 hours per day. There is an air filtration system that has also been built into the house that just needs the pump to make it operational. The house is built into the side of the mountain on one side and is built 6 feet down into the earth. It has 30 inches of concrete on the outer walls and about 30 inches of concrete foundation. Built to withstand a 9.0 earthquake. Commercial septic system. 30×10 ft underground monolithic dome/bunker that is completed on the inside with 2 bedrooms and one bath.
The center gathering area of the main house is 42×35 feet around and has an octagon shaped vaulted ceiling with 7 skylights , 4 lighted ceiling fans . beautiful large Costa Rican wood table for 8 people and large custom sectional sofa. This retreat has over 100 feet long by 12 ft high murals throughout house done by an international landscape artist. Landscape Murals bring the cloud forest, mountains and wildlife into the house.
There is a 38’x13.5  foot  long sunroom with high ceilings, eight large 7 foot tall windows with a beautiful views of mountains, volcanos, tree canopy and world famous Villa Blanca resort.   This room faces east/north east so the sun rise over the mountains are breathtaking.
(Bedroom 1)   18’x 11′ room, 9′ ceilings with two ceiling fans and 7’x4′ walk-in closet with closet system installed.  8 shelf build-in book shelf
(Bedroom 2). 19’x11′ room, 9′ ceilings with two ceiling fans and a 7’x4′ walk-in closet with closet system installed.
Bedroom 1 and 2 share a bathroom that located in the hallway between the two bedrooms
(Bedroom 3). 17’x 11′ room, 9′ ceilings,  1 centrally located ceiling fan and a 6.5’x 3′  closet with closet system installed.
(Bedroom 4) 17’x 11′ room,  9′ ceilings with  1 centrally located ceiling fan and a 6.5’x3′ walk-in closet with closet system installed.
Bedroom 3 and 4 share a bathroom that located in the hallway between the two bedrooms.
Bedroom 5 (master suite) 19’x 18′ with 11.5′ half vaulted ceilings, large central ceiling fan 8 flush mount in ceiling LED lights  mounted in natural wood style ceiling covering in the main area and the  adjacent 9’x7′ sitting area with 4 flush mount LED lights and pre wires for ceiling fan.  Also an 11’x10′ walk-in closet.
Gally style on-suite master bathroom that measures over 35′ at its longest point,  double built-in concrete and tiled sinks with counters measuring over 25′ in length with lighted vanity mirrors.  The shower  measures 8’x8′ with double shower heads and double entry doors. Large 5.5′ tiled soaking tub The toilet area has its own space with a privacy door.
Bedrooms 6 and 7)  11’x10′ with centrally located ceiling fans
Bedroom 6 and 7 share a bathroom that located in the hallway between the two bedrooms
Extra storage?  No problem.  There is a large 19 foot long lockable storage room.  It  has floor to ceiling built-in shelf system for all your storage needs
Land Size:    5001 Meters (1.23 acres).        Home Size:   5,000 SF ( 464.51 mts).    Addition:          430 SF  (40 sq meters).         Total Home:  5,430 SF ( 504.5152 Sq. mts)
We enjoy peaceful and quiet natural surroundings, breathtaking views, high-speed internet, clean fresh water with excellent water pressure and storage with a filtration system installed.
This property is located a kilometer  from the highway and 1.5 kilometers from a LaBalsa village. This property is part of a 600 acre farm where there are 3 houses located on the farm and a full time worker to manage the farm. Beautiful river La Balsa and a gorgeous 60’ ft waterfall on the larger farm. Jungle hiking trails and birds, sloth, toucans and exotic birds. A real one of a kind beautiful retreat and refuge for a large family or a perfect bed n breakfast.