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La Cigale is a Magnificent Luxurious Mansion for Sale in a Prime Location in Costa Rica, Between Escazu and Santa Ana

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La Cigale is a Magnificent Luxurious Mansion for Sale in a Prime Location in Costa Rica, Between Escazu and Santa Ana

La Cigale is a one-of-a-kind property for sale in the best location between Escaz and Santa Ana, surrounded totally by high-end residences. Bright city lights, vibrant sunsets, and cool mountain breezes, La Cigale is a magnificent home on the top level, ready to begin a concentrated resort lifestyle experience in one of Costa Rica's most exclusive locations.

It was erected on a superb setting, towering above the rest of the homes in the hills between Escazú and Santa Ana. Although this architectural mansion is located in the mountains, it is only a five to ten minute drive away from the main shopping centres, offices, shops, schools, hospitals, social clubs and the best restaurants, enjoying excellent access in and out of Escazú and Santa Ana, in addition to all the services that a residence of its category requires. It is part of a premium community of autonomous houses, established by all the inhabitants of this opulent neighbourhood with their own security patrol, who are in charge of the décor and upkeep of the whole sector.



La Cigale is a luxurious residence of an imposing size, including architectural elements such as vaulted ceilings, columns and semicircular arches. 

This lovely custom designed home is inspired by the current Provencal-Mediterranean style, constructed for an exquisite living, in a unique atmosphere that catches natural light, built with quality materials and the highest craftsmanship, with an aesthetic contemporary.

The property has boundless views of the valley and mountains, in a premium position that provides a very private and distinctive way of life. 

The views of the sunsets, the volcanoes, the mountains and the Central Valley are breathtaking, amid the solitude of the mature trees and the well-kept gardens that breathe serenity and quiet.



A broad driveway graces the main entrance and private parking area of La Cigale. The inviting porch comes with a custom made solid wood double entrance door, entering into the vaulted foyer/hallway, with perfectly finished walls, high vaulted ceilings, delicately created in Italian plaster, and delicate cream travertine marble flooring. ivory. The social rooms are full of comfort and harmony with an abundance of light and warm natural tones, in the best portrayal of a lifestyle that links the inside with the outdoors, which will never go out of style.

The layout of La Cigale provides a practical and pleasant great room with high ceilings with exposed beams and numerous settings, providing intimate areas, including the formal dining room attached to the terrace. The great room is heated by two fireplaces, one in the library and one on the terrace. Adjoining the living room is a stunning library with bespoke built-in furnishings, and the gorgeous marble fireplace.



The huge, contemporary, light-filled, custom-built kitchen meticulously designed to fulfil the demands of a discriminating cook, opens immediately onto the terrace and gardens, and offers a comfortable family dining area and enormous pantry. 

The covered terrace flows across the social spaces and kitchen, features an outdoor living room and dining room, allowing full enjoyment of the plants and views. All spaces are equipped and designed to the highest standards of expert interior design.

In the family space on the first floor there is a huge family room that opens to the grounds. Includes specially designed craft shelves. 

This portion offers three big en-suite bedrooms. All bedrooms get their own bathroom with bathtub and walk-in closets.

A broad marble staircase rises to the second story where the spacious master bedroom is housed. It comes with a den, whirlpool tub, shower, luxury bathroom vanity cabinets with double basins, spacious walk-in wardrobe, and balcony. A big guest bedroom is also available on the second story.

At the left end of the large corridor that goes around the home, a marble staircase leads to the lower level with a private gaming room with a pool table, the 400-bottle wine cellar, a guest bathroom, and an outside pergola for outdoor enjoyment. free. At the opposite end of the home, there is a huge laundry space attached to the three-car garage.

Another secondary staircase leads to the art studio with a private patio and a separate island positioned above the garage area gives two staff bedrooms with one bathroom.

La Cigale is a private property that gives a unique energy, with huge well-kept gardens, a stunning heated pool encircled by a big terrace, and a luxury pool house, completely prepared for large entertainment, ensures seclusion, relaxation and leisure from the daily rush.

The pool is flanked by a wide leisure patio and outdoor eating area beneath a vine-covered pergola, encouraging alfresco gathering. A broad garden walk links this space with a huge interior patio with palm palms, which allows direct access to the bedroom area.

The beautiful grounds at La Cigale offer quiet and tranquillity. They feature royal palms, citrus trees, and all types of tropical plants, orchids, and bright blooms that attract all kinds of birds, butterflies, and hummingbirds. 

The ancient stone flagstone path connects to several magnificent parts of the gorgeous garden, including the 'bonfire' for fire pits to view the city lights and starry evenings.

Whether your passion is golf, horseback riding, mountain hiking, biking, or going to the beach, it's all possible within walking distance of La Cigale, with easy access to Route 27 to reach the beaches of the Central Pacific coast, and just minutes away from the Valle del Sol golf course, the golf course of the Costa Rica Country Club and the stables of the La Caraña riding school.

La Cigale Characteristics:

• Two-story residence with lofty ceilings and big corridors

• Travertine marble flooring, white ivory and natural wood

• 5 bedrooms with air conditioning, 7 full bathrooms, 2 guest bathrooms (all with granite or marble counters) (all with granite or marble countertops)

• Spacious social rooms and formal dining room with surround sound system

• Large terraces with sound system, excellent for entertaining family and friends, overlooking the carefully managed garden, the hills and the city

• Library with surround sound system, fireplace and amazing views. For the spaces, furniture is developed and created.

• 400-bottle wine cellar

• Spacious kitchen with two island workstations and exotic granite countertops

• Stainless steel dining room and pantry built-in for six people

• Second-floor art studio or office with patio and panoramic views of the mountains

• 14 x 5 m gas-heated pool surrounded by expansive terraces, palm trees suitable for hammock placement, beautiful plants, and a view of the mountains and a refreshing wind

• Pool house, complete with surround sound system, fully equipped kitchen, dining room for 12 people, living room with built-in entertainment system, full bathroom, and huge covered space with access to the private garden with pergola for more quiet gatherings, and BBQ. It is ideal for parties and may be turned into a guest home.

• A separate service area equipped with two bedrooms and a bathroom

• Impeccable gardens irrigated automatically

• Wastewater treatment plant

• Under-roof garage for three cars, extra space for bicycles and motorbikes, plus parking for 12 more vehicles in the central square

• 4 sizable cellars (3 inside the house and 1 in the garage)

• Owned water well

• Water purifiers that are state-of-the-art

• A power plant capable of maintaining complete functioning of the home (save for the air conditioners in the bedrooms) in the event of a power outage

• Euromat window frames, crafted from Indonesian wood and painted in a white hue, are double glazed and bulletproof for further protection. They are all equipped with a double-door opening mechanism.

• The doors are constructed of solid wood and painted in a cream colour.

• Kohler brand sanitary tiles, bathtubs, Jacuzzis, and sanitary faucets

• Baldwin brand locks on all doors

• Throughout the home, a Lutrom smart lighting system

• Manos Mágicas created the external stucco, as well as the ceilings and internal hallways of the home.

• Professional landscaper Claudia Pacheco developed the landscaping, which includes walks made of ancient stone slabs that wind across the property.

• Garden with 'bonfire - fire pit', devoted to creating a warm and natural atmosphere

Property Details

  • Province - Saint Joseph
  • Canton - Saint Ana
  • District - Saint Ana
  • Zone - high pigeons
  • Condition - In good state
  • Reference - 19539
  • Property type - House
  • Bedrooms - 5 rooms, Duplex
  • Useful area - 1600 m²
  • built area - 1400 m²
  • Land Area - 7948 m²
  • Year of construction - 2010
  • Sale - $5,750,000

Property Characteristics


  • Bathrooms 7
  • Half bath
  • Number of floors/floors 2
  • Office(s) 1
  • Total room(s) 5
  • Penthouse
  • Balcony
  • Service bathroom 2
  • private bathroom 7
  • Library
  • Kitchen(s) 2
  • Dining room
  • Office
  • Pantry
  • Service room 3
  • entrance hall
  • kitchenette
  • Laundrybar cabinet
  • Corridor
  • Yardporch/hall
  • Stayrooms 3
  • Suite(s) 5
  • Roof garden
  • Dressing room


  • Urban center
  • Parks and gardens
  • Freeway
  • Pharmacy
  • Policeman
  • Public transportation
  • School
  • Supermarket
  • View to the city
  • Garden view
  • mountain view
  • Fruit trees
  • Countryside
  • golf course 2
  • Mall
  • Hospital
  • Solar Orientation North/West
  • Swimming pools
  • Ground
  • country view


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm
  • Barbecue
  • Fireplace
  • Jacuzzi
  • guarded access
  • Bathtub
  • Heater
  • gas hob
  • Gas stove
  • WiFi connection
  • Extractor
  • Fridge and Freezer
  • Electric generator
  • Kiln
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • clothes drying machine
  • Microwave
  • Background music
  • Refrigerator
  • Video intercom

Additional features

  • End of construction 2010-01-01
  • Excellent Conservation
  • Start of construction 2010-12-31


  • Built Area 1400.00 m²
  • Land Area 7948.00 m²
  • Useful area 1600.00 m²


  • Indoor parking 3
  • Outdoor parking 12
  • Private outdoor pool
  • Store
  • Wine cellar
  • Pantry
  • Yard
  • Wall
  • Swimming pool
  • Playroom
  • Terrace
  • Covered terrace
  • Water treatment


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