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Eduardo

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english, spanish

A Warm Welcome in Paradise! Beach & Golf Villa at Punta Cana Resort & Club

28 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Punta Cana Villa Rental Photos and Description

3/3, sleeps 6-8, walk to beach, private pool, golf, tennis, activities galore!

Experience tropical luxury at the beautiful Villa Tatagua, a three-bedroom private villa within Punta Cana Resort and Club. Miles of pristine beach called Playa Serena (Serene Beach) is located just three blocks away. At the the villa, soaring ceilings and banks of windows and sliding glass doors mean that sunshine pours in, opening onto a sprawling patio and turquoise pool surrounded by palm trees that line the rolling greens of La Cana Golf Course.

Three bedrooms, each with its own en suite bath, sleep 6-8 and are perfect for families or couples traveling together.

Palatial Comfort + Plenty of Activities at Punta Cana Resort and Club

Begin the day with a dip in your own private pool and prepared-for-you breakfast on the patio, then hit the golf course for a round of 9 with incredible views of the Caribbean. Villa Tatagua is located in Tortuga Bay, an award-winning oasis of private single-family homes within Punta Cana Resort and Club.

In addition to incredible natural surroundings – Tortuga Bay is nestled in an ecological reserve – you’ll have your pick of activities: There’s a spa, horseback riding, Segway tours, kite and wind surfing, snorkeling, and tons more. At the nearby Ojos Indigenas, trails lead to twelve freshwater lagoons for a magical swimming experience.

Or let the hours pass on the beautiful, white-sand beach at Playa Serena, sure to provide hours of sandcastle-building fun for little ones. Or let us help you book a private catamaran tour, where you’ll see the wonders of the ocean close-up and personal while you snorkel in the gorgeous blue waters.

We can prepare fresh, delicious meals for you at the villa (guests rave over our local fare!) And if you feel like dining out, the resort offers several world-class restaurants. From fresh-squeezed juices and grown-on-site veggie dishes at Bamboo to grilled steaks and shrimp skewers on the beach at Playa Blanca, there’s something for every taste.

Afterward, enjoy a glass of wine as you watch the sunset from the patio. Then sink into luxe, 500-thread-count sheets with goose-down duvets. Bright, generously sized bedrooms with en suite bathrooms mean plenty of privacy for everyone. The master bathroom includes a separate shower and Jacuzzi tub that's perfect for long, hot soaks.

Friendly, Enthusiastic Service + Tons of Amenities

Before retiring to live my dream in the Dominican Republic, I was a civil engineer in a big American city. I’d visited the Dominican Republic many times, always brought back by the friendly people, beautiful beaches and tropical scenery. Today, I take the love that I have for this island and turn it into top-notch service for my guests, greeting you with a basket of local fruit, a drink, and a tour of the property. And because you’re staying at the island’s best resort, you’ll have access to all the amenities that Punta Cana Resort and Club has to offer.

We’re happy to offer the following as part of the rental price:

Daily housekeeping services

Concierge services

Round-trip transportation to and from Punta Cana International Airport – just five minutes away!

Wi-Fi

Pool and lounge chairs

Fitness center

Clay tennis courts (extra fees apply)

2 championship golf courses (extra fees apply)

Free Shuttle bus to the Punta Cana Village

Toiletries by Hydrospa

500 thread-count linens

Extra-comfy beds with goose-down pillows and duvets

BOSE home theater system in master and family room

HD flat-screen TV in other two bedrooms

Washer and dryer

BBQ

We can’t wait to show you the best of the Dominican Republic. Get in touch today to be treated like royalty in sun-soaked paradise.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Eduardo (Owner)
Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english, spanish

About Eduardo

Hello! I’m Eduardo, the owner of Villa Tatagua in beautiful and tropical Punta Cana Resort and Club.

I am a retired US civil engineer and general contractor and know what it is like to live a stress-filled life in the hustle and bustle of a large city. I had vacationed in the Dominican Republic many times in the past and always found the beautiful beaches, friendly people and tropical scenery so relaxing and inviting. I always found it hard to leave when the vacation was over and couldn’t wait until I could once again return. When I retired, I decided to make a change: I turned one of my favorite vacation spots into my retirement home and am so happy I did!

I bought this Villa 6 years ago and spent several months remodeling it to what it is today…a beautiful 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath, spacious, sun-filled Villa facing hole 2 of La Cana Golf Course and a short walk to Playa Serena, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. I named the home Villa Tatagua in honor of a beautiful beachfront property my parents owned in Cuba.

I have loved every minute of this new life! It is a pleasure getting to know our guests and helping them turn their dream vacation into a reality. Many of our wonderful guests have returned year after year and we have a spotless 5-star review from 20 guests and counting!

My daughter and I will help make your vacation truly memorable. Leave your cares behind and enjoy Paradise!

Eduardo purchased this villa in 2007

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hello Eduardo,



We are having a lovely time.



Everything is wonderful... my husband and the two boys have been golfing nearly every day and loving it! Adrianna's meals have been wonderful and Chiciquito is also so pleasant and wonderful. We watched USA vs Belgium World Cup at the Westin on Tuesday which was also fun except for the USA loss:(



Everything fantastic. My one daughter and I are going to try some shopping in the San Juan shopping center once we figure out transportation.



Best and thank you for checking in,



Tina



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Thank you,
Jun 2014
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Reviews

4.9
based on 28 traveler reviews

A Warm Welcome in Paradise! Beach & Golf Villa at Punta Cana Resort & Club
average rating of 4.928571 based on 31 reviews
5

Punta Cana Outstanding Private Villa Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We were overly impressed & delighted to stay at Mr. Garcia-Allen's private hideaway in Punta Cana, DR. This 3 bedroom villa & it's location contains all the elements for a perfect beach, golfing, & relaxing family vacation. Mr. Allen & his attentive staff addressed every need we had...from our meals, to our entertainment, to transportation, etc. The villa is kept impeccably clean, and the property is manicured almost daily. Although the in-house meals were excellent, we were able to venture off, and dine at fine restaurants, including one on the water that was exceptional. Our catamaran escapade with snorkeling was better than the Florida Keys. Thank you Eduardo for making our vacation a truly restful, and exciting trip.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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A paradise in Punta Cana

  • 5 of 5

The property is very well kept and the pool is cleaned daily. The service could not be better including the food and any drinks requested. Eduardo the owner goes out of his way to take care of you and makes arrangements for any activity that you want to participate. The resort has many amenities and the spa and tennis courts are second to none. In addition, the transpotation around the resort is easy and the accomodations are first class. It is the perfect way to either relax or engage in any activity desired. The temperature was perfect and the breeze on the beach was great. The clubhouse includes beach service of drinks and food. It is extremely convenient. We could not have had a better time or expect more attention to every detail. I look forward to going back.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Your own all inclusive property!

  • 5 of 5

I have rented many homes internationally through VRBO and I can assure this is excellent. Eduardo obviously cares about the people who stay at his property and will check in. Having the staff of Rosa and Chiquitico was well worth it. We only ended up eating twice out for dinner because the food at the home was so good. It was like having a restaurant in your home. I did research Punta Cana until my head hurt. I really considered an all inclusive but there were things in reviews that I just wasn't sure about - especially food. Staying here is like your own private all inclusive. The owner does speak English - with the staff you may learn to learn some frases - download Google Translate to translate from English to Spanish. I did do all my meal planning before so I would t have problems with communication and we were a group of 7 - teenagers, parents, and grandparents so there were picky eaters. However Rosa was such an excellent cook and had variety no one complained. My husband's birthday was during the week and Chiquitico got him a delicious gate. Beach and pool at the Club were fantastic. Both shade and sun. Seaweed only seems to be a bigger issue when there is a hard rain - there is a barrier although not foolproof with storms. We did the buggies and Hoyo Azul at the Scape park - Eduardo can help with transport. We did the catamaran to Saona and the natural pool with starfish. In hindsight I would have done a private tour. It was with a group with others from hotels which also led to every worker involved with the tour to have his/her handout which was overwhelming. Eduardo can help you I'm sure get you the best tours. You are crazy not to rent this place!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Owner's Response: I am so glad your family had a nice time. Thank you for the kind review. It always makes us happy when our Guests expectations have been met especially when you arrive having already experienced an all-inclusive resort. That pretty much summed it up! As always, you were a pleasure to work with. Please give my regards to the abuelos, I really enjoyed talking to them that afternoon by the pool. Thank you! You are welcome back any time!!
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Wonderful Experience!

  • 5 of 5

What a surprisingly wonderful experience! We loved all the personal attention we received! The owner personally came to visit and make sure we were settling in and had what we needed. He even helped with our excursions! The house is AMAZING! So relaxing and beautiful, we had a wonderful and memorable experience. We were pleased, being it was our first experience using this Home Away service!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Simply awesome

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was fantastic! The house is gorgeous with giant windows overlooking the beautiful pool and golf course. With 3 older teen kids, each room had just what we needed with an en-suite bathroom. Eduardo is the consummate host handling our travel to and from the airport; scheduling our excursions including working with local vendors for the best prices and best experience; and detailing all our options. Definitely rent the golf cart as it will allow you to experience so much more of the area – the multiple neighborhood/hotel pools, dining options, nightlife, etc. This house is located in just the right spot – quiet street with just a short drive to the clubhouse, Ojos Indigenous, multiple beaches, the Marina, etc. Eduardo helped make the experience simple and worry-free – he was uber-responsive to our multiple emails for information both before and during our stay. We can’t wait to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Owner's Response: Thank you for the generous and well written review. You and your family made it easy for us as hosts. We enjoyed your sense of adventure and desire to make the trip all it could be. Specially the Helicopter ride! We are very happy that you had a great time and invite you back any time!
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Great house, great weather, great location!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had 3 couples stay at this house that is ideally located. It is a short drive (10 minutes) from the airport. Getting golf carts is key as you are then 3 minutes to the golf course and beach, 6 or 7 minutes to the Westin and maybe 10 minutes to Playa Blanca, which was our favorite beach and restaurant. Eduardo (homeowner) is very accommodating and prompt to address your needs and questions. The house staff worked out great once we learned to use Google translator :). The house is very nice in appearance and amenities just as described in the details.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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Map

Dominican Republic
San Juan Shopping Center
Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Punta Cana International Airport
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Punta Cana Resort and Club
Nearest Golf
5 Metres
In the Backyard!
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Many Restaurants to Choose from within Punta Cana
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Playa Serena
Car: not necessary

Enjoy a luxurious lifestyle with direct views to Hole 2 of La Cana Golf Course, a PB Dye Design, all while enjoying numerous activities as a guest of our private villa located in exclusive Tortuga Bay in the Punta Cana Resort and Club. If tennis is your game, there is no better place with six Har-Tru tennis courts or enjoy 45 holes of championship golf with 6 ocean front and 14 oceanview holes on Tom Fazio's Corales, and P.B. Dye's La Cana. Other activities for you and your family to enjoy include Segway tours, horseback riding on over 3 miles of white sandy beaches, snorkeling or swimming in the clear turquoise waters. After a wonderful day of fun in the sun, pamper yourself in world renowned Six Senses Spa with relaxing options for the whole family to enjoy.

Our Villa is a 5 minute drive from the airport, 3 blocks from a pristine 3 mile beach aptly named Playa Serena, 2 blocks from the 5-star Boutique Hotel, The Tortuga Bay, which features superb dining options and just steps from the golf course!

The Villa is a non-smoking environment and the perfect getaway for a relaxing, fun-filled, luxurious vacation!

Snorkeling, deep sea fishing, catamaran cruise and other activities can be arranged. Just ask!

PUNTA CANA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT: The Punta Cana International Airport, which is just a short ride from the Villa, is exclusively owned and managed by Punta Cana Resort & Club and is the first privately-owned international airport in the world. The airport and its personnel, with its magical charm and distinctive personality, gives the warmest of welcomes to visitors with live music and smiling faces.

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Rates & Availability

Punta Cana Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2016
May 30 2016 - Nov 18 2016
3 night minimum stay
$395
$2,700
 
 
Thanksgiving 2016
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 26 2016
7 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
Pre Christmas 2016
Nov 27 2016 - Dec 19 2016
3 night minimum stay
$495
$3,400
 
 
Christmas & New Year 2016
Dec 20 2016 - Jan 6 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Winter 2017
Jan 7 2017 - Mar 29 2017
5 night minimum stay
$795
$4,770
 
 
Easter 2017
Mar 30 2017 - Apr 8 2017
5 night minimum stay
$950
$6,300
 
 
Pre Summer 2017
Apr 19 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$595
$3,570
$12,600
 
 
Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Nov 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$495
$3,265
$11,025
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$950
$6,300
 
 
Pre Christmas
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$495
$3,400
 
 
Christmas & New Year 2017
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 7 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$495
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $600

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed
Payment is only accepted in the quoted currency (US Dollar), unless the currency and amount is specified in advance with Owner.
Property owns golf carts, which are available for rent at a discounted rate for our guests.
Boat charter and tours are available (please contact owner)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Punta Cana Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 3800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Carport
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    2nd Bedroom - 2 queen
    3rd Bedroom - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Golf cars available for rent

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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