The best location according to all our guests. You have everything there: wonderful villa, private pool, nice beach, easy access to bars and restaurants, privacy and quick ride to the typical village.
Villa Chinola is a short walking distance from Playa Las Ballenas, one of the nicest sand beaches in Las Terrenas, with crystal clear water, calm because protected by a coral reef that you will enjoy exploring, with many beach restaurants and bars and activities right there.
Arrival of local fishermen boats everyday before your BBQ party. The villa is located in a luxuriant property in the middle of palm trees and tropical flowers.
According to Time Magazine: Las Terrenas with its 15 miles of deserted, turquoise-water beaches has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
Sonia and Philippe the owners will help you for organizing your arrival and stay in Villa Chinola (advice for airports and transfer from and to the airport). Once there, Isabelle our manager will provide you with on-site advice and assistance to ensure an unforgettable stay. She will help you in organizing your diving, snorkeling, fishing expeditions or kiting, horseback riding on the beach. You will receive a comprehensive Rental Guide with suggestions for restaurants, nightclubs, where to go, best beaches,etc.
The house keeper will keep your villa perfectly clean and is an excellent cook too, specialized in lobsters, fish and shrimps on BBQ and dominican dishes (on request).
At the begining Las Terrenas was only a fishing village.
Dicovered 20 years ago by a few french travellers it turned to be today a cosmopolitan place with more than 30 nationalities living there making it a totally amazing place. Many restaurants will delight you, ranging from very simple Dominican to the most sophisticated international cuisine, as well as many places dedicated to the night-life lovers. You won’t have enough time to try them all. If you want to prepare your own meals a modern supermarket will provide all your needs and can deliver your goods to the villa (french wine at very reasonable price). Don’t miss the french bakery with crispy baguettes and delicious pastries and coffees.
In the village you will find also banks and ATM’s and a wide choice of shops (handicrafts, souvenirs, jewels, paintings, artcrafts.
Peninsula of Samana has a lot to offer ranging from waterfalls, natural parks, rain forests, whale watching (from Feb to April), deserted sandy beaches and most of all : the famous kindness of dominican people ... Las Terrenas is one of the latest paradise in the world do not miss it.
The villa is naturally fresh and cool, being very spaceful and open, with many different spots for each one privacy . All 3 bedrooms are air conditionned , and each one has its private toilet and bathroom.
Villa Chinola is your villa whether you are coming for your honeymoon, with family or friends up to 8 persons. 2 bedrooms with 1 queen size bed and 1 bedroom with 2 twins that can be put together to become an other queen bed. 2 additional beds can be put in any bedroom. A crib and high chair if needed.
We have visited Las Terrenas for vacation and rented Villa Chinola. We fell in love for both Las Terrenas, its beaches, food and lovely people and the Villa itself, so secluded while close to everything. We go back on regular basis but wanted also to share these experiences with others. Enjoy!
Villa Chinola was built by the former owners with their experience of living in the Carribean, in a very strategic place, on the back of the nicest white sand beach of Las Terrenas, Playa Las Ballenas, and a 10 min walk to the lively village and its services. The location is very residential, safe and quiet. The construction is of quality with a house remaining cool and opened on the luxuriant garden with its private pool.
Villa Chinola is a villa of 200 sqm carefully decorated in a calm environment at a few meters of the most beautiful white sand beach of Las Terrenas. Everything was thought for your comfort and well being: beautiful closed and totally private property of 900 sqm with its lovely swimming pool, large terrace, TV, DVD, washing machine. Housekeeping is included. All rooms are air conditioned.