A TASTE OF ISLAND LIVING IN THE HEART OF PARADISE! UTILA

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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A TASTE OF ISLAND LIVING IN THE HEART OF PARADISE! UTILA

Utila Cottage Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms with Occean View,Sleeps 8

Built in December 2012, provides an airy two level living space with beautiful local hardwood floors throughout, Honduran custom made furniture, two air conditioned bedrooms on the main floor, 3 bathrooms, all built to American standards. A wooden stairway leads to the second level with polished hardwood cathedral ceiling with 2 queen bed private spaces and private porches overlooking the occean,Pumpkin Hill and Botanical garden. The cottage is ideal for two couples or a group of up to 8 people.

• 24 hours surveillance

• Concierge service

• Medical assistance

• Ceiling fans and air conditioners

• Full kitchen with fridge, 5 burner gas stove/oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee maker, George Foreman grill, cutlery, cooking utensils, water cooler

• Private chef on request (Advance booking required)

• Wi-Fi available for purchase

• Cable TV, DVD player, LCD TV

• Outdoor deck/dining area

• Wrap around balcony, private porch and hammock

• Landscaped tropical garden. Wading pool

• 24 hours hot water shower

• Bottled water is available for purchase, tap water is not suitable for drinking.

• Linens and towels provided, 110V power outlets

• Housekeeping once a week

• Laundry service (surcharge)

• Scooter Taxi (Tuk Tuk) / golf cart / bicycles available at nominal cost

• Food takeout/delivery service available on request

• Free guest parking

• Massage treatment aailable on request

• Distance to bank/ATM, health clinic, pharmacy, money exchange, supermarket, dive centers, beach are approx 0.5 Km away or a 6 minute walk. Major credit cards are accepted at most places but at times there is a surcharge. Local currency is Lempiras

• Tours/ticket assistance

• Airport/ferry transportation (surcharge)

• Free cell phone for local calls

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Suitability:
  • smoking allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
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La Mayur was founded in 2012 by two intrepid global travelers from Canada, with an insatiable taste for adventure and who are committed to the conservation and preservation of Utila. Peacocks breed in Quiebra Piedra,the Botanical Garden adjacent to La Mayur and the birds are a beautiful sight from La Mayur. Mayur in Sanskrit means “Peacock” whose exotic beauty captured our minds on our very first visit to Utila, hence the name La Mayur.

Wrapped in the cool embrace of Pumpkin Hill, lush vegetation of Quiebra Piedra, the Botanical Garden, and view of the Caribbean sea, the ambience that the cottage exudes is irresistibly appealing to every lover of Nature. As the daylight spills across your bed, awaken to a divers paradise or plan to make it a theme wedding destination.

La Mayur is a proud supporter of the local community. Proceeds from your stay support the local schools including a non profit organization Children of Utila

The Owner purchased this cottage in 2012

-Go scuba diving, snorkeling, swimming, kayaking, sunbathing, enjoy the coral reefs and colorful marine life. There are a number of Dive centers providing courses for PADI certification

-For the adventurous, enjoy riding the horses up on the hills.

-Nature walks along the trails will take you to the Pumpkin Hill, the highest point on the island. Guided Island tours of the Crusoe cave, Fresh water caves, the Iguana Center, Pumpkin Hill are available at a nominal cost.

-Ride the water taxis to the Utila Cays and enjoy the turquoise waters or go fishing.

-Exploring the island by bicycle offers gentle exercise and available at a nominal rent. For the less challenged, drive around in the golf carts, two wheelers, Tuk Tuk taxis

-Enjoy the eclectic bars filled with fun loving locals and young travelers from around the world. The Beer, Cocktail drinks, and food (Fajitas, Quesadias and many more) are at rock bottom prices.

-Utila has an active night life and the night Tourist Police patrol makes it a safe place.

-Eating here is inexpensive and bars are open late in the night.

-If you do not wish to cook in our fully equipped custom designed kitchen, there are various restaurants close by.

-Full kitchen with fridge, 5 burner gas stove/oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee maker, George Foreman grill, cutlery, cooking utensils, water cooler

- The service of our private chef is available free for any catering request(Cost of food extra).Advance booking is required

-Getting to Utila is a relatively simple process from many gateway cities. Direct flights to both San Pedro Sula and Roatan are now available

- The Island has a wide choice of rental transportation ( bicycles, golf carts, two-wheelers, scooters) are available at a nominal cost. Tuk Tuk Taxis are cheap and available for approx. Lempira 20

-All Rates apply for 1- 4 persons.

-Suitable for children, kids below 8 years stay free

-The main language spoken is English but most islanders speak Spanish as well. Instead of having bottled juice, here you enjoy the authentic taste of natural fresh fruit juice. Tropical fruits abound, and visitors are amazed at the variety of flavors and fruits one did not even dream existed.

-It’s easily accessible by daily flights or by a short ferry ride from La Ceiba.

-Number of volunteer opportunities (BICA-Bay Islands Conservation Association at the visitors center, Iguana station, Canahua) in Utila are available with schools and local research centers dedicated to local flora and fauna.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Property Reviews

A taste of Island living in the heart of Paradise! Utila
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews
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A taste of Island living in the heart of Paradise! Utila
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p482331vb
Utila Bay Islands Honduras
4

amazing

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
We stayed here for four weeks and was amazing. The house is beautiful with sine really beautiful views. Was great because it is far eight from the busy town but close enough for just a short walk. Shelby the house manager was very very nice and accommodating.i would recommend this house 100%!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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A taste of Island living in the heart of Paradise! Utila
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p482331vb
Utila Bay Islands Honduras
Mississauga, ON. Canada
5

Visitor from Toronto, Canada

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
This property is well located. Although its walking distance to town its far enough for a quiet and tranquil vacation. Its nicely built with a scenic view and modern comfort. We stayed for three weeks and had a wonderful time. I would recommend this for anyone who needs a quiet and relaxing vacation but also enjoy diving and beach activities. Restaurants and shopping is close by and the taxis cost only $1 per person. Its secluded but safe at all times for walking.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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A taste of Island living in the heart of Paradise! Utila
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p482331vb
Utila Bay Islands Honduras
5

Great stay and manager was very helpful

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
The place was great and what we expected it to be. Shelby, the manager, was very helpful. We will definitely stay here again next time we are in Utila.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing
Owner's Response: Hi John
Appreciate your response and thanks for your stay. Shelby and his team look forward to your next vacation stay and assure you to make it a memorable one.
Regards
Mathew Kandathil
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Kilometres
Utila Island airport
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Kilometres
Utila Ferry dock
Nearest Beach
0.6 Kilometres
Chepes Beach
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Treetanic
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Mango Inn
Car: not necessary

La Mayur is located beyond The Mango Inn, just past BICA on Hibiscus Road. and approx 0.5 Km away or a 6 minutes walk from the center of town but far enough away from the hustle and bustle to allow for privacy.

The Island of Utila is famous for scuba diving/ snorkeling and known as the cheapest place in the world to get PADI certification. The world’s second largest barrier reef runs alongside Utila. The island also has the largest local population of whale sharks and a research centre dedicated to studying them.It’s easily accessible by daily flights or by a short ferry ride from La Ceiba.Celebrate your destination wedding in a secluded beach paradise where white sand, swaying palms and calm waters set a romantic experience. The island’s stunning natural landscape provides the perfect backdrop for the ultimate tropical marriage ceremony, and the turquoise waters make for some dramatic photographs on the day.

Say “I do” surrounded by blue skies, turquoise waters and lush island landscapes. Once vows have been exchanged, feast on local seafood with family and friends.

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Availability & Rates

Utila Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
High Season
Jan 11 2014 - Aug 31 2014
C$ 169
C$ 169
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$ 1,099
C$ 1,710
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$ 27 per night, per additional guest
 
Samantha Santha
Apr 13 2014 - Apr 19 2014
C$ 1,750
Flat fee
7 nights
 
 
Seasonal pricing
Dec 18 2014 - Aug 31 2015
C$ 169
C$ 1,099
C$ 1,710
3 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
C$ 149
C$ 949
C$ 1,590
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$ 27 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Notes Rates apply for 1-4 persons for house, kids below 8 stay free. Additional persons $25 per night. The cottage is suitable for 2 couples or upto 8 persons with complete privacy and will not be shared with any other guests

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting manager when booking.
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Amenities

Utila Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3700 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Parking
  • Living Room ...
  • Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , bidet , Hot water shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet , Ensuite, hot water shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bidet , shower
  • 3 bathrooms,hot water shower,built to American standards. Cottage newly built in 2012
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Upper level
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Upper level
  • An airy, private,two level living space with beautiful local hardwood floors throughout, Honduran custom made furniture, two air conditioned bedrooms,on the main floor,walk in closets, a wooden stairway leads to the second level with polished hardwood cathedral ceiling, with 2 queen bed private spaces and private porches overlooking the occean,Pumpkin Hill and Botanical garden. The cottage is ideal for two couples or a group of up to 8 people.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Books ...
  • Pool Table ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • smoking allowed ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • jet skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sailing
  • parasailing
  • swimming
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • fishing
Notes:
-24 hours surveillance -110V power outlets -Concierge service -Medical assistance -Food takeout/delivery service available on request -Free guest parking -Massage treatment aailable on request -Distance to bank/ATM, health clinic, pharmacy, money exchange, supermarket, dive centers, beach are approx 0.5 Km away or a 6 minute walk. -Major credit cards are accepted at most places but at times there is a surcharge. -Local currency is Lempiras -Tours/ticket assistance -Airport/ferry transportation (surcharge)
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