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Lorenzo Caimari

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian

Kid-Friendly Beach and Golf Villa at Punta Cana Resort – Top Rated

55 Reviews
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Overview

Dominican Republic East Villa Rental Photos and Description

De-stress in a Private Seaside Paradise!

Hello! I’m Lorenzo, the owner of Villa Can Nico. And this villa saved my life.

The short version of the story: I was on the way to work one morning when sharp pains shot through my chest, announcing a heart attack. Afterward, my doctor strongly recommended I quit my stressful job or risk heart attack #2. I listened!

That is why we turned our dream home by the sea and golf courses in Punta Cana—built from my own architectural designs—into a place we would share with others: Villa Can Nico.

And let me tell you, I have loved every minute of this new life! It is a pleasure getting to know our guests and helping them enjoy our villa (we have a spotless 5-star record from 35 guests and counting!).

I greet everyone personally at the airport. And if it’s not too late when they arrive, I offer a tour around the Punta Cana Beach Resort and the many activities and amenities you can enjoy on-site—like golfing, three nearly deserted private beaches, the fitness center, water-skiing, horseback riding, and a lot more (keep reading!)

Who knows, maybe you too will fight off a heart attack by spending a relaxing week on the beach here in paradise with the ones you love!

Here are some of our favorite features of our Villa Can Nico:

OUR BEACHES

The guests tell us the private beaches at Punta Cana resort are astounding, and they are! Nowhere have we found beaches this serene, peaceful, and nearly empty much of the time. And one beach, Playa Serena, is located just 300 yards away from Villa Can Nico. Take a short stroll and the beach is all yours.

These beaches are wonderful for kids, too, with gentle water and soft sand. We even provide the bucket and spade for building sandcastles at Villa Can Nico, as well as other kid-and-baby-friendly items like a 2 high chairs, 2 cribs, and toys for the pool and beach so you can pack a bit lighter.

BRING THE OUTSIDE IN

Thanks to the flawless weather in Punta Cana, we created a space that blends indoor and outdoor spaces. Guests love the open-air rooms, interior patio bursting with lush tropical landscaping (palm trees included) and a gazebo at the center of

the villa with a sparkling pool—a place that will quickly become the most popular spot in the house.

Each of the 5 bedrooms open to the outdoors with large windows and sliding doors framed in white curtains that billow on a breeze. The furniture and décor in these bedrooms and throughout the villa are beautiful—but not so swanky that you don’t want to touch them. Take off your shoes, relax and get comfortable.

There are even two outdoor showers, one with a Jacuzzi, so you can commune with nature while you get clean.

RESORT PRIVILEGES

No only do you get the comfortable, barefoot villa experience at the house, you also get all the perks of the Punta Cana Resort.

This includes 7 (seven!) different restaurants, an ecological park with naturally crystal clear freshwater lagoons, fitness center, tennis courts, and most importantly (in my opinion), simply breathtaking golf courses. Of course, others would disagree with me and say the gorgeous private, pristine beaches are by far the best feature. I’ll let you decide for yourself!

JULIANNA

Our housekeeper and personal chef Juliana is a true treasure—check out our reviews for proof! We are so lucky to have her here at Villa Can Nico. She will keep the place spotless for you and prepare her gorgeous, authentic meals for your family and friends—best enjoyed out on the gazebo dining table in the warm Caribbean air.

COME AND SEE US!

We would love to meet you and host you here at Villa Can Nico. Please contact us to book your dates or ask us any questions about Punta Cana or our villa. We’re happy to help!

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Lorenzo Caimari (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian

About Lorenzo Caimari

Hola,

I'm Lorenzo Caimari , I've been working for tourims industry as a Hotel Manager for 23yrs. As a destination expert, feel free to answer any question you may have and hopefully, visit us in Punta Cana.

Lorenzo Caimari purchased this villa in 2008

Why Lorenzo Caimari chose Dominican Republic East

I came ro Punta Cana 25 years ago ,the day I arrived I knew that was where I was going to live, work and raise a family. Punta Cana is the perfect place not just for a vacation but for a lifetime.

The beaches , the golf courses , the people , the weather , the peace , all together , the perfect mix.

What makes this villa unique

*Best location ( steps from the beach) ...

*Ocean view from terrace

*Julianna the Boss

*Personal Owner Assistance

* US Direct TV

*Great Vibe !!!!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

My family had one of the best weeks of our lives at your villa. It is an absolutely gorgeous property, tastefully decorated, spacious, and with every amenity. The staff treated us lioke family,giving their all to make sure we had everything we could possibly desire. Highly recommended and YES , we will return. Thank you very much Lorenzo
Feb 2012
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Reviews

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Kid-Friendly Beach and Golf Villa at Punta Cana Resort – Top Rated
average rating of 4.9636364 based on 56 reviews
5

A trip to remember!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time celebrating my parent's 50th wedding anniversary at Lorenzo's beautiful home! We are a family of 10, ranging in ages from 76 to 12 years old who spent a week in this delightful home. The home is welcoming, well-cared for and provided a great place to vacation and spend quality time with one another. The location of the home is convenient to the beaches, golf, the clubhouse/spa, restaurants and the marina. The golf carts were a perfect way to travel around the resort. We had Juliana cook 5 of the 7 days we were there and she does not disappoint. Delicious food that all of our family enjoyed! She is a must for cooking during your stay. Lorenzo could not have been more kind and accommodating, from our airport pick ups, to providing information regarding the area, to trips to the grocery store; he provided warm hospitality and was a gracious host. Thank you Lorenzo! We have so many fond memories and beautiful pictures of our stay that we returned to the U.S. with!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Unbelievable trip and the week of a lifetime!

  • 5 of 5

Spent a week here in June 2016 and it was fantastic! Rooms were actually better than the pictures represented, and having the extra space for our family of 11 was extremely advantageous over an all-inclusive. Having our own home allowed us to eat meals and spend some real quality time together — yet retreat for private down time, restrooms, or showers when necessary. Quiet, private, and spacious are words that accurately reflect this property, with clean and high-quality as assumed bonuses.

Lorenzo (owner) and his help picked us up promptly at the airport then checked on us on a regular (yet not intrusive) basis throughout our start. He was likable, friendly, and accommodating from beginning to end — giving us advice on what we should go and do and what we could expect to spend. Julianna (chef/host) was absolutely AMAZING and every meal was nothing short of extraordinary — we only spent a week with her yet considered her a part of the family by the time we left.

Home is located only 10 minutes south of the airport in a secure community, and a short walk to the golf clubhouse, larger pool and beach. Complimentary shuttle from the clubhouse was regular and convenient, running all the way north to the Westin, another beach and even groceries in town if necessary — and a shorter distance to the south to an awesome ecological park and marina.

We took in a few local excursions (dolphins, buggy rides, parasailing, snorkeling, etc) which we were able to get via the complimentary shuttle or transportation directly from the house. We weren’t sure how often we would use the house pool given it’s size, yet it seemed that everyone spent some time just floating, relaxing or even jus cooling off a bet — a bigger plus than we anticipated. The larger pool and beach at the clubhouse is something we utilized periodically, and the extra space there provided a nice scenery change when we needed it. We didn’t golf, but saw three separate nine hold courses that looked extremely nice — and not crowded.

Really can’t say enough about this place, the staff that helped us, the area in general and the time that we had here — truly the trip of a lifetime and highly recommended!!..

We would also recommend Thom’s Tours and their 4-pack of parasailing, snorkeling, sharks/stingrays and a private beach — very fun, especially for the adventuresome crowd!!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Unbelievable trip and the week of a lifetime!

  • 5 of 5

Spent a week here in June 2016 and it was fantastic! Rooms were actually better than the pictures represented, and having the extra space for our family of 11 was extremely advantageous over an all-inclusive. Having our own home allowed us to eat meals and spend some real quality time together -- yet retreat for private down time, restrooms, or showers when necessary. Quiet, private, and spacious are words that accurately reflect this property, with clean and high-quality as assumed bonuses.

Lorenzo (owner) and his help picked us up promptly at the airport then checked on us on a regular (yet not intrusive) basis throughout our stay. He was likeable, friendly, and accommodating from beginning to end -- giving us advice on what we should go and do and what we could expect to spend. Julianna (chef / host) was absolutely AMAZING and every meal was nothing short of extraordinary -- we only spent a week with her yet considered her a part of the family by the time we left.

Home is located only 10 mins south of the airport in a secure community, and a short walk to the golf clubhouse, larger pool and beach. Complimentary shuttle from the clubhouse was regular and convenient, running all the way north to the Westin, another beach and even groceries in town if necessary -- and a shorter distance to the south to an awesome ecological park and marina.

We took in a few local exclusions (dolphins, buggy rides, parasailing, snorkeling, etc) which we were able get via the complimentary shuttle or transportation directly from the house. We weren't sure how often we'd use the house pool given it's size, yet it seemed that everyone spent some time just floating, relaxing or even just cooling off a bit -- a bigger plus than we anticipated. The larger pool and beach at the clubhouse is something we utilized periodically, and the extra space there provided a nice scenery change when we needed it. We didn't golf, but saw three separate nine hole courses that looked extremely nice -- and not crowded.

Really can't say enough about this place, the staff that helped us, the area in general and the time that we had here -- truly the trip of a lifetime and highly recommended!

PS - we'd also recommend Thom's Tours and their 4-pack of parasailing, snorkeling, sharks/stingrays, and private beach -- very fun, especially for the adventuresome crowd!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing home

  • 5 of 5

I am having difficulty finding the right words to express how much our party enjoyed the week we spent in Lorenzo's lovely home. The house was perfectly maintained, the staff was wonderful. The meals that Jilliana prepared were marvelous. The attention we received from Lorenzo was above and beyond what we expected, he was so helpful, friendly and engaging. We also enjoyed the many activities, golf, snorkeling, car tours and shopping, to name a few. We all hope to return to this beautiful home in Punta Cana on the gorgeous island. Thank you again Lorenzo for sharing your home with us, the views from the patio of the golf course and ocean will stay with me forever.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Margaret , thank you for your kind words . We're so happy to see our guests enjoying their stay at our Villa and Resort ! We do our best to make your vacation memorable. We know how hard you work home and we also know that you deserve the best vacations ! Thank You for your visit , Stay Well
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Amazing!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a holiday of a lifetime at Villa Can Nico! We were a group of 9 (2 families with teenagers) from Australia that had travelled around the US for 4 weeks and decided that Punta Cana was the place to finish our adventure! The villa is amazing and a great place to relax and unwind. The location was superb and the beaches were breathtaking. Lorenzo was fantastic from the time we booked, to picking us up from the airport, taking us supermarket shopping twice and just dropping in to make sure everything was OK! The beautiful Juliana is an amazing cook, her seafood Paella was so good we had it twice! Don't even bother trying the local restaurants for dinner as she is so much better!! She also did some laundry for us, and came with Lorenzo to help with the supermarket shopping! Also make sure you go to the ecological park as it is worth a visit. We had such a great time that we hope to return to one day!

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thank for your nice review , it make us so happy to see that our guests have a great time in our Villa ! I agreed with you , her paella is fantastic . Please do not forget us !! You and your beautiful family will always be welcome to our house. Thank You !! Hasta pronto amigos !!
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Week in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home was the centerpiece of an amazing week. The home is mostly open air and constantly filled with tropical breezes. The bedrooms were lovely air conditioned suites with private baths and beautiful views, as well as a couple of bathrooms having walled gardens attached so you could shower outside! Our large group had many places in the house to either all be together or to escape to more privacy--a large comfortable balcony, a library, living room, and the large porch beside the pool where you could watch the golfers go by, watch the kids in the pool, all while remaining out of the sun if you chose to. Most rooms in the house afforded a view of the golf course or the sea, and in some cases both at the same time!

Our chef, Juliana was amazing and able to bring creative, beautiful meals to the table each night (as well as amazing pancakes, eggs, and fruit each morning!)

She was a real treasure--kind, friendly, very sweet, and very patient!

We had many members of this family who were very reluctant and sad to be leaving at the end of the week!

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You for choosing us and let us share with you our Villa . We're always happy fo see that we have been part of a great vacation time . Thank You . Please do not forget us !!!!!!
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Punta Cana Airport
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
La Cana Bar
Nearest Golf
12 Metres
La Cana Golf
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
La Cana Restaurant
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Playa Serena
Car: not necessary

The rates are for a Max of 10 pax , for aditional pax , please ask the owner

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Rates & Availability

Punta Cana Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2016
Jun 5 2016 - Nov 18 2016
5 night minimum stay
$900
$5,950
 
 
Thanksgiving 2016
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 25 2016
6 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Winter 2016
Nov 26 2016 - Dec 20 2016
5 night minimum stay
$950
$6,500
 
 
Christmas 2016
Dec 21 2016 - Jan 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 
 
Post Christmas 2016
Jan 5 2017 - Apr 9 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,200
$8,050
 
 
Eastern 2017
Apr 10 2017 - Apr 15 2017
6 night minimum stay
$1,400
$9,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$900
$5,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Dominican Republic East Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 8000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , outdoor shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
  • 5.5
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 double
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , Private Terrace Ocean View
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double , 1 twin/ single , Inside and outside shower
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Outside Jakuzzy
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , PrivateTerrace ocean view
  • All bedroom with private bad , AC ,Fan and TV
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Gated Community
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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