You’ve landed here because you want to live in Escazu or you are looking for Escazu real estate for sale. And you found the best company to represent you. Those who live in Escazu definitely like the quality lifestyle, security, and all the amenities you can ask for when moving to Costa Rica.
Ever since Costa Rica became the Valhalla of retirement for North Americans and Europeans many years ago, the west side of the Central Valley and mainly in Escazu has been the favorite. For those not attracted to the beaches, Escazu is a great choice.
Escazu today offers the ambiance that resembles most of what you are used to. It is a mix of tropical colonial life and the modern life of developed countries. Certainly, THAT’S what makes this town unique.
If you live in Escazu, you will be only minutes away from the CIMA hospital, which is the most modern hospital in Costa Rica. Also, Clinica Biblica has opened a hospital in Santa Ana in 2019, which is only minutes from Escazu.
Verdeza is another huge plus for the elderly in Escazu. Verdeza offers assisted living and continuing care.
To live in Escazu has many other advantages and amenities, here are a few:
The Costa Rica country club, a membership club with tennis and golf,
Nearby Valle del Sol golf in Santa Ana, a non-membership where you can play by paying a tee fee,
Fitness centers such as Arena Trek, World Gym, EnerGym, Multispa, and others. You will find Zumba classes, Body Combat, Spinning, Metabolic Workout, Crossfit, Pilates, Yoga, and many other specialties in Escazu.
Are you a gourmet? Then you can go crazy in Escazu. You will find an amazing amount of restaurants, gourmet food courts, and an ever-changing menu of international dining. Escazu is also great for having a drink, have a look at bars in Escazu here.
Maybe you love shopping? Then visit Multiplaza, Avenida Escazu, Escazu Village, Distrito 4 and many others.
It’s only 15 minutes to drive to San José, where you’ll find museums, concerts, art shows and all the cultural events you’re looking for.
Do you enjoy the movies? When you live in Escazu, you’ll have access to at least 15 movie theaters.
Living in different parts
Escazu is divided into 3 main areas. Ask your agents what the difference is between one and the other
San Rafael de Escazu
San Rafael is where it all happens. That’s because San Rafael is located in the lower part of Escazu and the most commercial part.
San Miguel de Escazu
San Miguel is the old town, where you’ll find the park, the municipality, the post office, and the largest Catholic church.
Guachipelín de Escazu
Guachipelín is the newest and most modern part of Escazu. Most of Guachipelín is located north of Highway 27 and has many gated communities.
San Antonio de Escazu
San Antonio is the quiet area of Escazu. It’s located higher up on the mountain, but it’s only a couple of minutes from the rest of Escazu.
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