Mi Shelu, Papiamentu for My Heaven, is a stunning, on the ocean, four bedroom, non-smoking villa on a secluded beach area in the Sabadeco area, in front of the Andrea II dive site. The property is truly a self-contained paradise.
Mi Shelu with more than 5,5oo sq. ft. of living space, luxury finishes, privacy and lush gardens, is Bonaire’s most incredible on the water villa. The home is the Caribbean vacation idyll you have always dreamed of.
Right away a dramatic stairway leads you from the entryway to sweeping views of the island. A few more steps is all it takes to see comfortable decor and a 600 sq. ft. (55 sq. meters) gourmet kitchen filled with every appliance to make your stay full of everything you want.
There are two screened-in lanais, more than 1500 sq ft., for dinning, relaxing and enjoying the constant beautiful Bonaire breezes the island offers. The beachside gazebo is ideal for relaxing after a snorkel, dive or reading in the shade. The pool has a gentle entrance and 4 in pool seats to watch the boats, divers, dolphins, gulls, parrots, osprey, and island birds go by. Next to the pool, the complete kitchen with refrigerator, Weber grill and seating for 12 to 20, has everything you need to entertain poolside and provides a wonderful beachfront and ocean view while relaxing.
The suite sized bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms are beautiful private retreats each with its own entrance from the courtyard. The king beds have fresh American bedding and each room has remote control in room air-conditioners if you choose not to enjoy the tropical breeze and ceiling fans for sleeping. Bathrooms feature fully equipped over head and hand showers and double vanities.
In the main living room for audio and visual enjoyment there is a Flat screen satellite LCD TV and DVD player(DVD Library and CD Library available, and two separate BOSE, boom buckets, to listen to your music The master suite upstairs is over 1,000 square feet with a private screened lanai all to yourself. Downstairs, are two king bedroom suites each more than 500 sq. ft., a queen bedroom suite, and a twin bedroom suite. All suites boasts a TV, desk areas and seating areas, individual room alarms & smoke alarms are installed for safety.
There is an outside shower for after your dives and a gear soaking bin for your dive equipment. The lush and unique gardens have more than 1500 flowers, plants, trees, and shrubs, which provide privacy.
The custom-designed kitchen is a cook’s paradise: A commercial refrigerator and separate commercial freezer, an Italian gas stove with electric oven, European microwave which has an oven in it, pantry full of electronic appliances: espresso machine, KitchenAid and Quisinart small appliances will make the chef in your family feel at home. There is a dinning area inside the kitchen also bar stools for 4, as well as outside dinning on the screened lanai for large groups or small intimate dinners. Don’t forget, there is also a Weber gas grill outside in the pool area.
The 80ft. by 20 ft. screened in lanai has multiple dining/entertaining areas which seat as few as 2 or as many as 20 people comfortably. There are also couches and other seating on the lanai, providing a comfortable lounging area for a cocktail before dinner. The poolside dining seats 20 people for a truly island experience. Besides fans in every room of the home, including bedrooms, there are exterior fans on the lanai and other outside areas to keep guests cool day and night by the poolside.
The living room is spacious and air conditioning can be used in the living area and kitchen for a fee. The family sized eat in kitchen is a comfortable room to enjoy a tropical drink from the fully-equipped interior cabinet/bar after a day in the sun.
Before or after dinner, enjoy the lanai terrace, watching the spectacular sunsets, the famous green flash, or the stars.