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Bello Horizonte - Spectacular Oceanview - Rt 413 Spacious Family Vacation Home

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6

Looking for a great family home-away-from home? This is it! Located on a quiet Punta's hilltop on Rd 413, just two minutes (0.7 miles) from Sandy Beach, Steps, Tres Palmas and local activities. Close enough to enjoy the exciting music & nightlife at the oceanside pubs and restaurants, but then return to the peace & quiet of your own private oasis. This well-equipped and sun-filled home, sleeps 6 comfortably, offers three bedrooms with a/c, ceiling fans and tranquil tropical decor. Facing west and magnificent ocean views is a spacious 30’x 22’ covered patio with plenty of outdoor furniture from which to watch our stunning sunsets and catch the tropical breezes. The patio also faces our new pool. The pool has a wide sunning shelf and a 16 foot bench facing the ocean and Desecheo Island. This island get-away sits by itself on 2000 sq. m. (1/2 acre) of lushly landscaped hilltop, approx. 50 yards above street level, with broad ocean views, private entrance and off-street parking.

Bello Horizonte's coordinates are: 67.26, 18.36

More Details

Property Manager
Aleida
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

Amenities

Rincón Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shared by 3 bedrooms
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , located in terrace area
  • Both bathrooms have been recently refurbished. All tile work is bright and fresh. Bathroom fixtures are kept impeccably clean. Bathroom 1 is located in the house and shared by the three bedrooms. Bathroom 2 is located in the terrace area. Pictures available of both.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • All bedrooms are air-conditioned and have ceiling fans. They have two to four windows each and are bright, airy and spacious. Bedrooms are stocked with plenty of towels and extra sets of high-count cotton sheets and bedding.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Bello Horizonte - Spectacular Oceanview - Rt 413 Spacious Family Vacation Home
average rating of 4.887097 based on 62 reviews
Vermont, USA
5

Bellas vacaciones en Bello Horizonte!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Bello Horizonte this past December. Aleida is a marvelous and attentive host. She shopped ahead for us, so that we arrived with basic provisions, and she met us the morning after our late-night arrival, to ensure that we had all we needed. The house is exactly as pictured. The rooms are spacious and updated. The bathrooms are modern and very clean, with beautiful tile work. The kitchen is very well equipped. The grounds are lovely, and we enjoyed fresh-squeezed grapefruit juice each morning (which we squeezed with the help of the electric juicer provided!). The pool was refreshing and picturesque! If you're thinking "but I want to stay on the beach".....no you don't. The beaches are so varied, that you will love the freedom of staying at Bello Horizonte and driving to your beach of choice each day. I walked to the Domes and Spanish Wall beaches from BH several mornings, watched the surfers and collected buckets-full of seashells and bleached sea urchins. We spent most afternoons first at the Steps beach, snorkeling and sunning, then "in town" at the swimming beach, for more relaxed, calm swimming and beautiful sunsets. I've rented several houses through homeaway, and Bello Horizonte is one of the best ever! Aleida, please feel free to use me as a contactable reference! Linda

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2009
  • Stayed: Dec 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing house, amazing area in PR, loved every minute

  • 5 of 5

Rincon is a beautiful area. This was my first time in Puerto Rico and I absolutely loved it. The views from the house are amazing (just like the photos). Catch a nice sunset while soaking in the pool - breathtaking. Owners are very nice and always checked on us to make sure we are well taken care of. The grounds are beautiful with lots of tropical plants and trees (huge mango tree as you drive up, coconut trees, banana trees). House is completely private and in a safe area. Lots of great restaurants within 5-10 min drive - Lazy Parrot / Francisco, Beach House, Tamboo, Sushi Pool Bar, Calypso Cafe, and much more. Supermarkets (Econo), local market shops, gas stations, beaches all 5-10 min drive. Drive from San Juan is an easy 2.5 hrs drive (half highway, half local streets). Lots of outdoor things to do all 15min to 1.5 hrs away. People are nice and friendly in the area. Thank you for a beautiful vacation. Will always remember and if my travels bring me back I will stay again at the Bello Horizonte.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome family property!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! The house was clean and everything was in great shape. Great view and the grounds were well taken care of. The outdoor shower was plus. The outdoor seating area with table and hammock was nice way to stay out of the sun and still enjoy the outdoors. The location was perfect as well. There was great food all along the 413. There is a very good restaurant and bakery right across the street and a few doors up. The house is up on a hill so it is away from the road and the only neighbor that is close is the church next door. We only heard the church Sunday morning around 10am. The owner responded very quickly to any questions and even worked out an extended stay since there was no one checking in after us (we paid a half day rate and stayed until 10pm). We will hopefully be back soon.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A beautiful week in a beautiful house in a beautiful location on a beautiful island!

  • 5 of 5

Bello Horizonte is true to its name. We enjoyed our stay at Bello more than words can describe. It didn't feel like you were a tourist, it felt like you were home, but in an exciting and adventurous way. The house is very clean, warm and welcoming. You wake to roosters crowing from the surrounding neighborhood and you know immediately you are back in the Caribbean. The view from yard is spectacular and the trade winds are ever present. You can sit outside at night and listen to the waves crashing in the distance.

Our group consisted of three couples in our 50's and 60's and we all loved this place. Plenty of bedroom and loafing space with a nice pool overlooking the sea. All I can say is "We will be back!"

Thanks Aleida & Jack. You were great hosts.

Hasta You Later!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Look no further and book this home!

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing! It had everything we needed, all we had to do was bring our clothes. While not directly on the beach, the view of the ocean from the yard/pool deck was fantastic. You could walk to a couple of beaches nearby, or a short drive (minutes) to several others. The pool was clean and the perfect temperature, my son was in that pool every morning and every evening. The house was clean and perfect. The terrace area, where we spent most of our time while at the home, is clean and the perfect temperature with the gentle island breezes sweeping across each day. I was amazed that there were NO bugs the entire time we stayed here in March. I didn't see a single mosquito, fly, or anything else. The hammock on the terrace was a favorite spot for both of my sons to relax. Aleida called us the day after we arrived to make sure we had everything we needed and to offer help in any way while navigating around the island for things to do. Even before our arrival, Aleida assisted me with the booking and made sure to communicate with me prior to our arrival to ensure she answered any questions we may have had. The property the house is on is beautiful and you can tell that Aleida and Jack really take pride in this place and want to make sure their guests feel comfortable. I would recommend this place to anyone, and Rincon itself was the perfect place to call home base during our stay. I would also highly recommend Puntas bakery, which is walking distance from the house, and make the short drive to Villa Cofresi and have lunch on the beach. The chicken burrito there is the best you’ll ever have. For activities in Rincon, Flying Fish Parasail was an absolute blast and is located just a few minutes away from the house. Pinto’s R Us horse riding on the beach was amazing too. Make the 1+ hour drive to Rio Camuy and tour the cave, well worth it. For souvenirs, go to Pepon Souvenirs in Rincon, best selection, prices, and staff was very helpful. We were on the go the first 5 days of the trip to explore other parts of the island and do activities, but the last two days of our stay we decided to just hang out at the house and relax because it was so nice there. The kids are already asking when we can go back to Bello Horizonte.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Massachusetts
5

One of the best vacations we've ever had!

  • 5 of 5

This house truly made our vacation so special. From my first (of many) conversations with Aleida, to the end of our trip, the rental process - and the home - were perfect. The house was large enough to easily accommodate our family of 4 - with 2 boys, 8 and 15 - and gave us the space to really spread out and enjoy this amazing trip. The house is clean, lovely and equipped with everything you need for your vacation - a full kitchen with all of the appliances, clean and well appointed bathrooms, bedrooms with comfy beds, fresh linens and towels, beach towels, chairs and toys, an outdoor grill and patio with a huge table to eat at, and a wonderful, large, lush yard to relax in. And for my teen, a hammock and good wi-fi :) The beautiful pool was great to cool off in mid afternoon, after you come home from the beach and before you enjoy dinner. We went to Jack's Shack/Bowls a couple of mornings for wraps or smoothies, but otherwise, had coffee and fresh fruit or smoothies poolside. We were happy to be up in the hills, away from traffic and noise, and were completely floored by the gorgeous views - we saw whales and dolphins in the water off Domes beach on several occasions, as well as the surfers when the waves were up. Beaches, restaurants and town were all easy drives once you get the hang of the roads, and we found many treasures during our stay - sea glass at Sandy Beach, surfing and a local festival at Domes and quiet stretches for swimming and exploring at Playa Corcega. We also enjoyed the markets in the town square with their great local food and art, and the absolute NICEST people. Aleida, thank you for sharing your home with us - we will be back for sure.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Borinquen Airport in Aguadilla
Nearest Beach
0.7 Miles
Steps, Maria's, Dome's, Sandy Beach
Car: recommended

US citizens do not require a passport or visa! Rincon is the furthest west town on the island of Puerto Rico. Famous for our sunsets, kind people, surfing, whale watching, diving and snorkeling. We are a 30-40 minute drive from Aguadilla airport (BQN) with flights in daily on Continental, Jet Blue, and Delta from Newark, JFK, Atlanta, and Florida. San Juan (SJU) is a 2.5 hour drive away with flights from all over! Our quiet town is a break from the big cities. We have no traffic lights yet, but we're only 20 minutes away from the town of Mayaguez with a Sam's Club, Super K, Chilis, Long Horn Steak House, movie theaters, casinos, winter league baseball games and more! The Arecibo Observatory (James Bond's Golden Eye and Jody Foster's Contact) and the Camuy caves are just a 1.5 hour drive. We aren't New York City! This is a slow down and enjoy the tropical breezes vacation. You can be as busy as you wish or just sit and enjoy this paradise we are happy to share with you!

Other Activities: whale-watching, beach-combing, sea glass

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Rates & Availability

Rincón Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Dec 14 2017
5 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Winter 2017/18
Dec 15 2017 - Apr 30 2018
5 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
Spring 2018
May 1 2018 - May 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Summer 2018
Jun 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Fall 2018
Sep 1 2018 - Dec 15 2018
5 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Winter 2018/19
Dec 16 2018 - Apr 30 2019
5 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$300
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 7.0%

Check-in time 2-3 PM, check-out time 11 AM

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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