Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) – 2013 GLAD Summer Party
Auction Ends: Jul 25, 2013 01:00 PM EDT


One Week in Costa Rica (Peak Season)

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Estimated Value
$1,200 USD
$4,000 USD to Live Event Bidder

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Item Description

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Spend an unforgettable week in Costa Rica at Casa de Mañana located in the small beach town of Playa Junquillal in the Pacific Coast region of Guanacaste.

This is perfect for 2 couples or close friends! Casa de Mañana is a 2-Bedroom, 2-Bath home a short walk to one of the largest stretches of untouched beaches in the country, many restaurants and a grocery store.

Howler Monkey


Located only a one hour drive from the recently expanded Liberia International Airport*, the house is fully furnished and includes all of the necessary amenities;

  • a full kitchen
  • master bedroom with king bed
  • 2nd bedroom with double bed
  • air conditioning
  • internet access
  • basic mini-bar**
  • beach and bath towels


Guests also have pool access at a local eco lodge that also has a nice bar and restaurant. 

*The San Jose (SJO) airport is 3.5 hours from the house, but usually has cheaper airfare.  We have driving instructions from either airport. A vehicle is not necessary, but is useful for exploring the area.

**The water here is perfectly drinkable, so you don't have to worry about having to drink warm cocktails with no ice!

If you have any further questions, please visit our website.


Item Special Note

Peak season begins 12/1/13 and ends 3/31/14. 

Off-peak travel is possible. September and October are considered the “Green Season”, which means the chance of rain is more likely. 

No black out dates, but stay is subject to availability. A $500 refundable security deposit is required by the renter/winner.



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Opening bid will be $700. 

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Donated By:

Keith and Al Toney, co-founders of and Gill plaintiffs