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NEWLY UPDATED 4 Bed, 4 Bath Beach Front Home with Pool!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
4 - 5 nights

Description

San Pedro House Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedroom, 4 Bath Home

The Palm House is a privately owned beach home recently remodeled by the new owners as a vacation home for their family. Their goal in the renovation was to create a warm, comfortable, yet simple elegant atmosphere where they would feel at home and allow family members personal privacy while vacationing on the island of San Pedro. The Palm House is located 2 miles south of San Pedro and readily accessible by taxi or golf cart (available for rental through the management company).

The main house consists of three bedrooms with king size beds, three bathrooms, as well as a sleeper sofa that is a queen size bed. There is an attached guest house which also has a king size bed, full bath, a full kitchen, and a combination living room dining area. The guest house was renovated to the same quality as the main house and is ideal for someone requiring more privacy (such as Grandparents or Nanny).

The entire 3,000 sq. ft. home has been completely renovated to include stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops, dishwasher and washer and dryer. The main house and guest house have flat screen TV and DVD players along with docking stations. The house has a private fresh water pool. The property is beautifully landscaped with 120 feet of private beach. In addition to the pool there are bicycles and kayaks available for guests to use. The Palm House will comfortably accommodate 8-10 guests.

The beach provides a residence for 9 species of Palm trees as well as a green lawn. The Palm House is suitable for all occasions including weddings (arrangements can be provided), family retreats, social gatherings and designed to be child friendly for our grandchildren.

In addition to the rental rate there is a one-time cleaning fee for the cleaning that occurs at departure. The fee is $160 USD + sales tax ($180 USD total) and will be billed 30 days prior to your arrival, at the time your final balance is charged. We can also offer daily housekeeping services at $35 USD + tax per day ($39.38 USD) if you'd like to have our staff come in and do sweeping, mopping, kitchen, bathrooms, and change bed linens while you are there. This service can be offered when you want, but must be scheduled one-week prior to your arrival.

Cooking services can also be arranged for an additional fee. She will work with you to create a menu, buy the groceries, cook and clean the kitchen afterwards.

Arrangements can be made for scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing and fishing with pick up at the nearest pier and of course trips to the mainland to visit the Mayan Ruins, zip lining or cave tubing are possible.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome

Owner
Reservations Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 3, 2016

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

NEWLY UPDATED 4 Bed, 4 Bath Beach Front Home with Pool!
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
St. Louis
5

Beautiful House and Great Management

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have asked for a better vacation.

From day 1 talking with the management company of The Palm House, the process was very easy. Both Charles and Courtney were very easy to get ahold of. They responded to my e-mails (always filled with questions and concerns) in a timely manner. We can't thank them enough-Courtney made our trip very easy-making sure we were comfortable in the house and gave us information on activities around the area.

We had a party of 8 people-which the house accommodated us all very comfortably. The beach was perfect, in fact there was always someone who maintained the property every morning. There are canoes, bikes and kayaks in the house for us to use-this was nice because we all were able to hang out together in the house while doing some exploring in the area.

Captain George is a must! The group really like snorkeling and swimming with baby sharks. He was very very considerate of the people in the boat who were "slightly scared". He was with them the entire time, making sure they also had an enjoyable experience.

Everyone in the group I was with talked about returning back to Belize and staying at the Palm House again.

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I really enjoyed having you guys at the Palm House. I hope you come back to see us again. Next time, everyone has to swim with the sharks! Courtney
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5

Great Place to rest, hang out and chill, BUT also to start your exploration.

  • 5 of 5

Great House. Bathrooms and Bed Rooms a plenty. Kitchen for when you want to cook for yourself (or left overs, or just snacks). Living room is great, but we always ventured outside: Pool, paddle board, kayak all at the house. Snorkeling in the immediate area found starfish, rays, fish, crab, & more (With the local lizards to watch). Captain George and the Rum Punch II came right out to the dock by the house to take us out to sea. Town is just a quick jaunt by golf cart or the bikes at the place. Please make sure that the comforts of the house do not keep you there, head into town for some local grub, fun & games, and a drink at the friendly bars. The week was a blast, planning a return trip and bringing friends.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at the Palm House. I love your comment about "You must go into town". The house has so much to offer, it can be hard to leave!
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5

Amazing snorkeling right off of the beach!

  • 5 of 5

Every day we took out the paddle boards and kayaks right off of our own beach. The snorkeling was amazing! We found lobster traps, starfish as big as dinner plates, multi-colored fish under the piers, spotted eagle rays, and bone fish. I never wanted to leave the property! The rooms are very large and comfortable. 3 of the 4 bedrooms have their own TV which made it nice to have some alone time. Every room also had a programmable safe for our passports, etc. We loved the Palm House and cannot wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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St. Louis, MO
4

Ambergris Caye is Beautiful!

  • 4 of 5

The Palm House is a beautiful house located right on the beach. The house itself was perfect for us. The main floor of the house has 2 master bedrooms that are identical and are located on opposite sides of the house. There is also a bedroom in the basement, but the bathroom for this room is at the top of the stairs away from the bedroom, so not a true master. The guest house is located inside the house (not a separate structure), but has a separate entrance. The laundry is outside.

The property is right next to a public playground with beach / pier access. There were people at the playground almost all the time, and it was more crowded on the weekend. I can't say that it bothered us all that much, but it's the type of information I would like to have before renting. The property does not have its own pier.

Overall, the house and property met out needs. However, there are a points of improvement that I would offer:

1. Pelican Reef Villas manages the property. I never had contact with the actual owners. We rented the property approximately 8 months in advance of our stay. The correspondence with the management of Palm House started off very well and the lady that was working with us was nice, informative and timely when answering my questions. However, about a month before arrived, I noticed that she was no longer responding to me and I had to send my questions 2-3 times via email before I would get a very short, curt response. There was no explanation for the change in contact, no apologies for lack of response, nothing. I had to get rude and demand some answers a week before we arrived because I was getting nowhere - and it was about information such as flight confirmation and pickup from the airport. I was extremely disappointed and felt uncomfortable about the arrival. Not ideal for the price.

2. Typically, VRBO properties have a book or some kind of information sheet about the house - where things are located, processes for trash, etc. There is not anything like this in the house. I'm assuming they want you to rely on Pelican Reef Villas but that is not our style. We rent the house and like to know how to operate it.

3. The air conditioner in the living room does not work well at all.

4. They list prices for activities on their site. Be aware that these prices may change without notice so ask prior to your stay if you would like to know the exact cost. I would probably book my own activities if I were returning.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: 1. I am so sorry about the lack of response you encountered. We had some staff changes and it looks like you unfortunately got caught in the middle of it. 2. I have written an information book about the property, and I personally hand it over to the new renters. You are right, this should have been in place for your stay. 3. The entire living room air conditioning system has been replaced. 4. We have removed all tour prices from our site and only book current prices. Thank you so much for this, without renters like you we would never know what needs to be fixed/changed etc. I'm sorry your experience was less than amazing. We will do better in the future. I hope to see you again!
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Center Point, Texas
5

Jim, Lisa & kids

  • 5 of 5

Just spent eight awesome days at the Palm House. The house and property met all of our expectations and more! The owners and staff went above and beyond to insure we had a great trip, and we did! If you're looking for an island getaway and you're considering Belize, we highly recommend Ambergris Caye and the Palm House. You won't be disappointed! For added fun while you're there, sail on The Rum Punch ll with Capt. George!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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calgary Canada
5

Palm House March 2015

  • 5 of 5

10 of us including Myself, my wife, two kids (4,1), My sister, brother in law and their kids (5,2) and our parents stayed in this lovely home from the 23rd of March until April 1st, 2015. The house met our needs perfectly. Our parents particularly enjoyed having a separate suite with a separate entrance so they could get away from the commotion of four kids at times. The bedrooms upstairs were well separated giving each family a sense of privacy. Mariceli, our cook for the trip was great as was her assistant and daughter who helped each day for lunch and dinner. The food was fresh and well prepared and presented for each meal. The pool was a great addition, especially with young kids as the ocean is not ideal for swimming from the beach due to the sea grass, which there is a lot of. The kayaks and paddle boards worked well, as did everything else in the home. The island is easily accessible with a golf cart and made our morning trip each day for cinnamon buns at the bakery very simple. We snorkeled one day which was a highlight, we organized through pelican reef and were picked up on our dock. We also bone-fished two days which was also wonderful.

The palm house was a perfect way to enjoy Belize, I definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing The Palm House for your family vacation. We are happy to hear that you had a lovely time. We hope to see you again.
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
San Pedro
Car: recommended

The Palm House is conveniently located 2 miles south of San Pedro Town in the safest neighborhood on the island. TPH has 75ft. of private beachfront, a plunge pool and amazing deck area with plenty of seating, a park next door with a playground for the kiddos, plus available housekeeping and concierge services.

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Rates & Availability

San Pedro House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jan 4 2017 - Apr 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$825
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
May 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
4 night minimum stay
$675
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall
Sep 4 2017 - Nov 20 2017
4 night minimum stay
$595
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday
Nov 21 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$775
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 3 2018
5 night minimum stay
$895
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$825
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $160 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Rental Rate is for 9 guests, max 10 (groups over 10 will be subject to approval - please provide group details). Each person over 9 will pay $25 USD per night plus tax.

Cancellation Policy:

Full refund less a 5% BSF if cancelled more than 60 days to arrival January 4 - December 19
31-60 days prior to arrival you will receive a 25% refund
30 days or less, there is no refund

*If we can fill your reservation dates you will receive a 95% refund.

**No refund for peak holiday dates, December 20 - January 3, unless we can fill the reservation (95% refund if we fill your dates).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

San Pedro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Attached Guesthouse (Bedroom #4) - 1 king , The guest house has a kitchen + dining/ living room + bath
  • King size beds (4) Every bedroom has a king size bed. Sleeper Sofa in living room of main house.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 6 bicycles
Suitability:
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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