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Awesome Oceanfront House! Have the Perfect Vacation!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Islote House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

This beautiful vacation home will suit all the vacation needs for families, individuals, couples or a group of friends. The house is about one hour drive away from both Aguadilla and San Juan airport, mostly highway. The town of Arecibo is on center of the island in the coast giving you easy access to all the best the island can offer.

Enjoy the master suite with bathroom and walk in closet and queen size bed. The second bedroom also has a queen size bed and has the second bathroom across the hall. The third bedroom has a full size futon and a twin size bunk bed, this will comfortably accommodate up to 4 people on this room with the second bathroom just across the hall. There are also three inflatable mattresses available, one queen size and two twin size. These can be placed on the rooms or any other area of the house to accommodate groups of up to 12 guests. Use them to configure the rooms as you need for your group. All bedrooms are spacious and comfortable and have air conditioning units.

Cook a meal at the large kitchen or fire up the grill in the terrace while looking at the ocean. You can play some dominoes (domino table and dominoes are provided) or just lay on the hammock and read a book to the sound of the waves. The family room is right there next to the kitchen. Don't worry about the rain, you have a double garage. Let the kids play on the big yard or the basketball court.

This awesome house is in a gated community for added security, peace and quiet. Go for a walk on the beach or to La Cueva del Indio historical site. Excellent diving and snorkeling or enjoy the day swimming on the refreshing natural pools on the reef all right across the street, just open the gate, cross the street and you are there. If you like exploration a short trek down our extravagant coastline will bring you to 'La Poza', the gigantic tidal pool with sandy bottom protected from the surf where kids and adults can spend the most delightful time swimming and enjoying the water, right next to it you can find a strip of golden beach to enjoy the waves as seen in the pictures. You can also get there by car, it's a one minute drive and safer for smaller kids. BTW, only the locals know about it and visit it.

This house is just minutes away from everything this area has to offer, less than 5 minute drive to public beaches, surfing beaches, restaurants, historical parks, groceries stores, bakeries, gas stations, everything! Drive and additional 10 minutes and you will be at the great Premium Outlet Mall.

Recommendations Guide provided with GPS Coordinates to all included sites.

Local Tour Operator coordination provided as well as contact for Dive shops and dive tours.

Here are some recommendations for your vacation for description, pictures, reviews and more:

*La Cueva del Indio - right across the street from the house!

*The Arecibo Lighthouse - about a 7 minute drive from the house, has a great public beach next to it as well as a very nice restaurant.

*Arecibo Observatory

*Rio Camuy Cave Park

*Old San Juan and El Morro castle

*Tanama River Cave Tubing

Horseback riding and ATV Zafari . Can personally recommend Hacienda Campo Bello, Potreros Brisas del Mar and Tropical Trails.

*Toro Verde or Batey Zip Lines and Canopy Adventures

*Caguana Indigenous Ceremonial Park

*El Yunke Rain Forest - The only rain forest in the US National Parks.

*Bio Luminescent Bay

*City of Ponce and Serralles Castle

Keywords: House, Vacation House, Ocean Front House

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Rebecca
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2016
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About Rebecca

Hi! My name is Rebecca and I am the owner of this lovely house. I love diving, snorkeling and eco adventures. Another thing I love is peace and quiet and hammocks, I really do. Love the zip lines and horseback riding as much as reading a book in the terrace. I could go on forever but that is my nutshell!. Have Fun!

Rebecca purchased this house in 2008

Why Rebecca chose Arecibo

All my life I wanted a house on the beach and I got it! Yeah! I have enjoyed every minute in this house for a couple of years but my career has moved me to new adventures. Now you get to enjoy this house. Make it your vacation home, you'll love it!

What makes this house unique

This house offers something very rare, this house is right across the street from the ocean but it is also part of a Gated Community. It is also a free standing house. That is a great combination. You don't have to worry about your kids wandering into the traffic or leaving your car on a parking lot.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Awesome Oceanfront House! Have the Perfect Vacation!
average rating of 4.909091 based on 22 reviews
Bellingham
5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time here. The Indian cave is up the road. The Arecibo lighthouse is close by as well. There is a beach by the lighthouse that is safe. We toured the entire island this trip and this home was in the perfect location. The sound of waves puts you to sleep at night and it's the first thing you hear in the morning. There was plenty of room for us. When the air conditioning unit broke down. Rebecca got it fixed right away. The house is in a little gated community and we felt very safe. It has a pool that the kids loved to use as well. It really was such a blessing to be here and we are forever thankful for it. We will definitely be returning.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Living like a local

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed the luxuries of being in a home, even though there was only two of us:-). Clean home with necessary items.Traveled lots of the island and enjoyed lunch and dinner at Saltire's. Especially enjoyed our humpback whale show while we were eating lunch. Loved the Acai bowl food spot down the road. All of Rebecca's recommendations are excellent and just the gps coordinates to all locations was awesome. The ocean is closer than many beachside resorts. If you are looking to explore the island this is a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ocean Heaven

  • 5 of 5

Awesome Place,Ocean is 25 steps away peaceful n the Feel of Home. I Will definitely Stay Here Again. Rebecca was Very nice to communicate with.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you felt right at home, that makes it all a success. Would love to host you again!
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5

Amazing clean+beautiful property, right across from ocean, great for friends' retreat

  • 5 of 5

The property was just as we expected, perfect for a group of 9 friends. The beds + sheets were clean, bathrooms were clean, and all A/C were working great. The charcoal grill outside was great for yard barbecues, and hammock great for mid-day naps/relaxing. Right across the house is a beach, which, although a little rocky, is great for relaxing at the end of a day. There is a beautiful beach just about 5-10 minute drive away that is perfect for a day out, or hit up one of the farther beaches on a day trip. The town of Arecibo is nearby with a supermarket + Walgreens for any grocery needs or anything you may have forgotten for the trip. The washer and drier worked fine, and detergent was available. Wifi was fast + reliable. Rebecca was also very responsive throughout the entire stay and helped make our experience a very positive one. Would definitely return here if we come back to Puerto Rico in the future.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quite and cozy place for a family vacation, nice and considerate home owner

  • 5 of 5

We spent a great time at this ocean front house for three nights. The house condition is pristine clean and superb, with artistic flavors. Household items are well equipped, organized & labeled. The surroundings are rural and quiet, a different setting from those in old San Jan area. Rebecca is very pleasant to talk with. We'll definitely recommend her place to our friends.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am very pleased that you enjoyed it and felt right at home. This is important to me. Thank you so much for choosing this property for your vacation :)
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New York City, NY
5

Great Fun in the Sun

  • 5 of 5

Thanks to the owner of this house for letting us stay there. The house was clean, had ample room to sleep in and the gated community was quiet and secured. We were so relaxed in the house we felt at home. We went to the Indian Cave and the local beach pools near the light house as the owner suggested to get a feel for the area. What I liked best was that the owner answered all our calls immediately if we had questions. Everyone needs to enjoy this house if they come to PR.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hola! Thank you for choosing this property. It makes me very glad you felt right at home. Glad I could be of help throughout your stay! Hope to host you again!
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Rates & Availability

Islote House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$160
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee 1 - 6 guests $50
Cleaning Fee 7 - 10 guests $100
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 7.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Islote House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 bunk bed
  • Queen size Beds (2); Sleep Sofa or Futons (1); Bunk Beds (1); Inflatable mattresses - 1 Queen / 2 Twin
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Recommendations Guide provided with GPS Coordinates and web links to all sites included. Local Tour Operator coordination provided as well as contact for Dive shops and dive tours. This awesome house is right across the road from the ocean. It is within a Gated to Community for added security and comfort.

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