Originally Listed for $2.4 Million
Now Selling at or Above a Minimum Bid of $999,000
Bidding Closes April 11th
“Alma de la Selva,” translated as “Soul of the Jungle,” is a majestic 777+/- acre property nestled in the heart of the UNESCO Savegre Biosphere Reserve. This extraordinary ranch offers a unique blend of sustainable living and ecological diversity, featuring 125 +/- acres of rolling hill pastures, a verdant rainforest, a mature teak plantation, and a sprawling mile of Savegre River frontage.
Journeying thirty minutes from Manuel Antonio’s renowned national park, you arrive at a world of unparalleled natural beauty. The gated private road leads you to a meticulously designed tiny house, a symbol of sustainable luxury with its solar-powered amenities, full bath, well-equipped kitchen, and eco-friendly thermal drying cupboard. This serene abode, complete with a modern office space and a panoramic veranda, provides a perfect retreat amidst nature’s grandeur.
Alma de la Selva isn’t merely a retreat; it’s also a canvas for endless possibilities – from eco-tourism and traditional ranching to teak production. The property is a naturalist’s paradise, boasting an extensive network of trails leading to five majestic waterfalls, vibrant rainforests rich with wildlife, including endangered titi monkeys, coatimundis, peccaries, and a plethora of bird species such as toucans and scarlet macaws.
Each of the three ranchos (viewing platforms) offers a distinct perspective of this vast landscape. Mirador Pacifico presents breathtaking 180-degree views of the Pacific Ocean, Mirador del Rio highlights the captivating Savegre River, and Ridgeline Mirador offers a panoramic view of the entire ranch. In addition, the property offers ample opportunity for astronomy enthusiast and has provided stunning astrophotography. View a compilation of photos taken from the property HERE.
Costa Rica, particularly the Manuel Antonio area, has seen a surge in popularity, becoming a top destination on the Central Pacific Coast. This region specifically is celebrated for its perfect fusion of pristine beaches and lush rainforests, offering a unique blend of natural beauty and tranquility. Living in Manuel Antonio means being in proximity to world-class biodiversity, with the renowned Manuel Antonio National Park as your neighbor. The area is a hotspot for eco-tourism, attracting those who appreciate a lifestyle that’s in harmony with nature, while still enjoying access to modern amenities and a vibrant community. This growing appeal makes investments in properties like “Alma de la Selva” not just a personal haven but a strategic choice in a region that’s gaining global attention.
This property, surveyed for potential development with 20 homesites, presents endless opportunities. Whether seeking a personal haven or exploring business ventures in eco-tourism, cattle ranching, or land development, Alma de la Selva stands as a testament to the Pura Vida lifestyle – tranquil, harmonious, and connected to nature.
Discover the soulful essence of Costa Rican living at Alma de la Selva – a property that’s not just a home but a legacy waiting to be cherished.
How To Bid At The Auction:
1.Create a User Account on the J. P. King Bidding Platform HERE.
2. Log into your User account on the J. P. King Bidding platform and Register to Bid for the Alma de la Selva Auction.
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3. Wire your $25,000 bid deposit to TLA Financial Service. Contact J. P. King at 800-558-5464 for wiring instructions.
4. Submit the Know Your Client (KYC) Form that applies to: [email protected]
AL Real Estate Broker #104140 Edward Orlan Perman; J. P. King Auction Company, Inc. Alabama Real Estate Firm #16959, J. King, Auctioneer #354, Edward Perman, III, Apprentice Auctioneer #3082
All showings require an appointment, and potential buyers must be pre-approved for purchase prior to visit. Please contact J. P. King Auction Company at 800-558-5464 to schedule a tour of this property.