We offer spectacular views, thrilling adventures & memorable experiences while surrounded by lush rainforest like conditions minutes from the Camuy Caves, Arecibo Observatory, coffee plantations, rivers & waterfalls-Easy to reach from San Juan/Ponce.
The Sanctuary is a mountain home in a superbly lush are of Utuado overlooking Lago (Lake) Dos Bocas. We allow Pets as long as they dont eat or scratch our furniture:)! The home is very open with an amazing terrace overlooking a beautiful lake.
We have many family and friends helping us to make your stay a memorable one. They clean the homes before you arrive, cook meals when requested, and truly help create the “culture” of your home when you need something. Adam and I (Cathy) are not usually in town, but we'd love meeting and spending time with you when we are. We are always a text or call away!
Our neighborhood is just that; A community of people coming together looking out for one another, and very open to welcoming travelers from all around the world. Many of the locals that you'll meet in this this area don't travel much, so it is just as exciting for them to meet you as it is for you to meet them. Everyone I know is very giving, loving, genuine and humble, which is one of the many things that makes you fall in love with our beautiful island. I grew up in these lovely mountains with these amazing people, and it's an honor and a privilege for us to share this part of the Island with you.
Unless you pay to rent complete facility exclusively, there is an apartment below your home that is occupied by other guests on occasion. It is our experience that guests are always kind, courteous and respectful of each other's space. We do not rent this area much and I assure you that you will experience the privacy that all of our other guests have reviewed about. You can pay an extra $50.00 a night so the location is completely private for your group.
Here is the new break down for the home:
Main Home (Sleeps 18/13 beds)
1 queen bed
1 daybed (twin)
Guest Room 1:
2 full size beds
1 twin bed
Guest Room 2:
1 Queen bed
2 twin beds
1 full bed
Studio Apt. (Sleeps 5)
1 queen bed
1 daybed w/trundle (2 twins)
1 comfortable cot
Two Air Matress
Things to note:
-You will have a fantastic time at this beautiful home but we remind you that only your guests are allowed on the property. We do not allow any visitors to our home.
-Events are allowed only if we know about them and we approve the event after you explain the event with lots of detail.
-We need to know about pets and they count as an adult and pay for their stay. If they are not trained, please don't ask to bring them.
Hope that helps,