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Seafront Villa with Beautiful Tropical Garden 4 - 10 Persons

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 2,960 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa directly at the beach, 5 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, great dive facilities

The villa is build at a unique location on Bonaire with direct access to the ocean. A beautiful tropical garden, which will attrack the (humming)birds, sundeck and porch make this a very nice place to relax and enjoy your holiday. It doesn't matter if you are with a group of divers, as a family or in a wedding group. During the day you can snorkel or dive the famous Bonaire reef right in front of the house. The sunsets from under the pergola or the sun bath area, directly located at the seaside, are stunning to see.

Sunset Villa has five bedrooms. Every room has a safe, TV, refrigerator and air-conditioning. It has just recently been redecorated. After a busy day you can relax in the garden, take a nap in the hammock, read a book, work on your tan or enjoy a lovely barbeque in the garden.

This villa is ideal for divers. Just outside the backyard there is the famous dive side named 'Cliff'. The house also has beautiful underwater pictures on the walls, all taken on Bonaire.

The house has been renovated with divers in mind. There are secured lockers with special hangers for dive gear, two rinse tanks and an outside shower.Next to the lockers there is a covered area to dry your dive gear. There is also a dive bench, easy to put on or take of your dive gear. On the same bench you also can store your air/nitrox tanks safely.

This is all easily accessible from the parking lot, should you do a dive on any of the many other dive sites on Bonaire.

Keywords: direct access to the Caribbean sea, diving facilities, (wedding) groups, family's, alarm system, wifi.

More Details

Owner
Lambèr Dohmen
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, german, dutch
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Lambèr Dohmen

In 2003 our friends and we visited Bonaire on holiday and fell in love with the island. In 2005, after several vacations on Bonaire, we had the opportunity to buy this villa at the seaside and we did. We immediately started to renovate the villa and upgraded it for divers. Two years later we packed our stuff in the Netherlands and left for Bonaire, for good. We bought a small house to live in ourselves, which provided us with the opportunity to keep the villa in premium condition for other people to enjoy.

Lambèr Dohmen purchased this villa in 2005

Why Lambèr Dohmen chose Bonaire

We bought this villa because we liked the view over de carribean sea from the first time we were standing in the garden of the villa. After all the renovation, which we knew we had to do, we could enjoy the sound in the early morning and the evening, rolling waves and nothing else. AMAZING.

What makes this villa unique

The villa also has an alarmsystem to protect your valuable things.

Wifi to stay on contact with your family and friends and of course the social media.

There is also a cell Phone with a local number. To make your restaurant reservations or to contact us. You can contact us 24 hours a day.

We have made an arrangement about using the swimmingpool of the Hamlet Oasis resort which is just behind us. When you rent the villa you can use the swimming pool whenever you want.

Amenities

Hato Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2960 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
  • 5
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Twin or Single Beds, 2 bedrooms have a king size top mattress. Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The villa is provided with a security system.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(59 traveler reviews)

Seafront Villa with Beautiful Tropical Garden 4 - 10 Persons
average rating of 4.983051 based on 59 reviews
Tulsa, OK, USA
5

Love Bonaire Sunset Villa

  • 5 of 5

We recently returned from our 5th stay at Bonaire Sunset Villa (our 8th stay on the island in 9 years) and we truly can't imagine staying anywhere else! We had already booked our weeks for next year before boarding our return flights to the states in March. Each year we try to share this treasure of a property with a few new friends and they always want to be invited back!

The owners of this villa are wonderful people and are the most accommodating of anyone we have ever rented from. They are a pleasure to work with and were very flexible with our seemingly ever-changing needs this year ... even helping with an unexpected second car rental at the last minute. Lamber will go out of his way to ensure his guests enjoy a worry free holiday!

The villa is very well appointed (including the addition of an ice maker since our last stay), the beds are comfortable and the rest of the time we spend outside in the magnificent garden, relaxing by or in the water and exploring the wonders of the island!

We couldn't believe all the flamingos we saw on the island this year! We can't wait to return in 2018.

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

Best Rental in Bonaire

  • 5 of 5

I chose this rental because of the reviews of the owner. He was helpful and accommodating from the start. The house is perfect and well set up. Each of the five bedrooms is unique, comfortable and has its own bathroom. The kitchen is well equipped and we arrived to a bottle of wine, a small selection of beer, and some snacks to nibble on before deciding where to go for dinner. The garden is on the ocean and is a restful, quiet place to sit and watch the hummingbirds and butterflies. The ocean access has the best snorkeling and diving on the island. We received excellent advise and help arranging the truck rental and our diving arrangement. We also got excellent recommendations for restaurants and sites to visit around the island. We all loved this house and very much did not want to leave. We will definitely be back to Bonaire and will stay here!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas, TX
5

You could not ask for more!

  • 5 of 5

Our reservation was made nearly a year in advance. Throughout the many months preceding our stay, there were quite a few details that needed to be addressed due to our large group size. Lamber was quick to respond to every email with an answer to every question and every concern. He was a superb facilitator for everything before our arrival and during our stay. He arranged for our diving packages, our car rental and transportation to and from the airport, and was quick to adjust to circumstances beyond our control like our very late flight arrival. One email to Lamber advising him of our delayed arrival time, and our transportation from the airport to the Villa was right there waiting for us in the dark of night! Lamber even helped to find a doctor and make an appointment for one person in our group who needed medical treatment. It's one thing to find a very nice place to stay, and it's another thing to have a Villa owner who knows the local businesses, speaks several languages, and is committed to making his guests comfortable, and their stay trouble-free. With Lamber you have both, a magnificent villa, and a host who has everything completely taken care of for you. I could go on to describe the beauty of his Villa, the deluxe decor of every room, and how it is aptly named the "Sunset Villa" due to the spectacular view of the setting sun from it's beautiful garden patio, but all of the other reviews already do an excellent job of describing the villa. So I figured that I would make better use of my review space by emphasizing how important it is to have an owner as attentive, capable, personable, and trustworthy as Lamber to efficiently handle all matters involved with the renting his villa in order to help ensure a most enjoyable vacation experience. The Sunset Villa gets all 5 stars.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Sandy Sweeney

  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of meeting Lambèr and his charming wife while we spent 10 glorious days in their Sunset Villa. Their reef-side villa was perfect in every way...every detail of comfort, want, and need was already in place. From the five en'suite bedrooms to the fully furnished kitchen...perfection! The refrigerator was filled with breakfast and lunch for the next day so that we could catch our breath after arriving...joyful! Every day we enjoyed meals by the ocean and snorkeling just steps from the villa. Can hardly wait to go back!!!

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

Perfect Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Sunset Villa for two weeks with friends and family in January of 2017. There were ten of us. We worried beforehand that it would be uncomfortably crowded, but it was never an issue. The house with lanai and yard fronting the beach (with a second table at water's edge) was enormous and didn't ever feel cramped. The rooms with separate baths were immaculate. The kitchen is cavernous and completely stocked with all the essentials. The pictures do not do justice to this home. Some of the best snorkeling and diving on Bonaire is available directly from the house. You really don't have to leave the property.

We've rented many vacation homes in the US, Mexico, Central America, Hawaii and Europe over the years, but this home and its proprietor, Lamber, was the best we've ever experienced. He had a taxi pick us up at the airport upon our arrival. He had stocked the house with beer and essentials for the first morning's breakfast. He even furnishes a cell phone for local use during your stay. Lamber even helped us find a doctor, accompanied us there translating, and then took us to the pharmacy.

If you're going to Bonaire, you have to stay here!! I'm back home in the snow and much now, and depressed....my feet are rebelling against shoes and socks!

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Canada
5

Quality house and attentive owner

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 3 weeks @ BSV for a family vacation with our parents. We found the house and property to be comfortable and exactly as advertized. We enjoyed our stay and thank Lamber for the hospitality.

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Flamingo airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
2 minute walk
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
2 minute walk
Nearest Beach
Just outside the back yard.
Car: recommended

The Bonaire Sunset Villa is located in HATO, a quiet neighbourhood. The dive shop, Dive Friends, Hamlet dependence, is a stone throw from the villa. It's a drive through, so very easy to get your dive tanks. Also to get the latest information about what kind of special things people saw lately in the water.

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Rates & Availability

Hato Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low season
Apr 8 2017 - Dec 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,565
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $23 per night, per additional guest
 
high season
Dec 16 2017 - Apr 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,930
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $26 per night, per additional guest
 
Low season
Apr 7 2018 - Dec 14 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,565
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $23 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

LOW SEASON HIGH SEASON

4 persons $ 2,565.00 $ 2,930.00
6 persons $ 2,850.00 $ 3,255.00
8 persons $ 3,135.00 $ 3,580.00
10 persons $ 3,420.00 $ 3,905.00


Low season till 19Dec14

9Apr16 - 16Dec16
8Apr17 - 15Dec17
7apr18 - 14Dec18
High season 17Dec16 - 7Apr17
16Dec17 - 6Apr18



Service charge 10%
Tourist tax $ 5.45 pppd

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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