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Villa Ave del Paraíso is an intimate seven-bedroom bed & breakfast nestled just a leisurely three-minute stroll from the sun-kissed shores and surfing haven of Playa Avellanas. Our guest rooms are arranged in a U-shape surrounding our tranquil outdoor pool, complemented by inviting wooden lounge chairs and swaying hammocks to bask in the warmth of the Guanacaste sun.

At Villa Ave del Paraíso, we offer more than just a place to rest your head. For those seeking mindfulness and inner tranquility, our thatched yoga palapa beckons as the perfect sanctuary for your yoga practice. Our communal living room and kitchen area provide a welcoming space for forging connections with fellow travellers, or simply unwinding with a captivating book or a movie on our large TV. You'll find our fully-equipped kitchen stocked with everything you need to prepare your own lunch and dinners, as we help kickstart your days with a complimentary, hearty vegetarian breakfast. 

The Team

Kyna & Mowgli

Kyna is a California native with a background working in luxury hotels in California and New York. After travelling to over 60 countries, she landed in Costa Rica and opened Villa Ave del Paraíso with the goal of blending the comforts and cleanliness of a luxury accommodation with the warm, social and communal living experience she loved from her backpacking days.

  • Bachelors of Science in Hotel & Tourism Management, New York University

  • Masters of Sustainability, University of Sydney

  • RYT200 Vinyasa & Hatha

Mowgli hails from Paraíso, Costa Rica and is our trilingual security officer that ensures everything is in order at all times at Villa Ave del Paraíso. He personally welcomes every guest at check-in, while also reporting any suspicious activity around the property perimeters. He also ensures no food is ever wasted!

  • Bachelors in Barking and Growling at Suspicious Noises

  • Certified in Eating Leftovers

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