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Enjoy the Beach - Shopping - Restaurants - Adventures and Sports Activity!

Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

About the property

Villa Mariposa is a 4 Minutes Walk to the Beach - Very Relaxing and Brand New!

If you're going on holiday with your whole family or with a group of friends, then this is the ideal location and great villa for you! In total we have space for 10 persons. We do have an extra crib available for our little friends and we have toys for them too. Our villa is very clean and all appliances are new and fresh.

The villa is fully air conditioned (living area and kitchen too). The garden offers lots of privacy, pool, outside shower, relaxing chairs, BBQ grill and a lots more. Furthermore there are 3 bathrooms, 1 flat screen TV in living room, cable, closet in master bedroom and drawers on the other bedrooms, wireless internet, big covered porch, fully fenced, parking on own terrain (3 cars). In the large kitchen with view on the pool you will find an stove with oven, dishwasher, microwave, big fridge, hood, blender, pots and pans, and more. It is just all you need!

The villa got 3 bedrooms. The large master bedroom sleeps 4 (2 queen beds). In the second bedroom we have a queen bed and in the third bedroom there is a queen bed as well. In the living area we have an extra sofa bed for 2 persons more. So in total can sleep 10 persons. We do have baby crib too.

CLEANING FEE must be PAID CASH ON ARRIVAL of USD 200,00. Also the deposit of USD 400,00 (refundable) must be paid cash on arrival and will be returned if all is ok.

More Details

Jose and Rixt
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish, dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2017

About Jose and Rixt

We are Jose, Rixt and Denisa, living in Aruba for many years. We love to be active, play tennis, bicycle and enjoy the beach and our up growing daughter. We do speak Dutch, Spanish, English, Papiamento. Our company is called Casa Mia NV and we have 12 villas for rent in total (including our own studio). We are Superhosts at Airbnb and Homeaway (all properties we have got 5 stars *) and we will everything we can to give you and your family a great experience in Aruba. Soon we will have our website on air. If you have questions? Do not hesitate to e-mail us at and we will be happy to assist you!

We will be happy to meet you in our apartment! The Marin Family

Jose and Rixt purchased this villa in 2014

Why Jose and Rixt chose Aruba

If you want to be on walking distance to the beach but not want to go to an hotel and you like to enjoy your own pool and sunsets this is your villa! As a bonus we have our own play field! The walk is depending on weather conditions.

Our biggest plus is our service we provide. We are superhost at Airbnb and will do our outmost best to let have our guests a great time in our villa and on Aruba. We provide a lot of information in the villa about restaurants - discounts - hat to do -getting married on Aruba - Bus schedules and more.

What makes this villa unique

Huge Roof terrace - Play field to exercise and have fun! Great pool - Great views and much more!

Our biggest plus is our service we provide. We are super host at Airbnb and Homeaway and will do our out most best to let have our guests a great time in our villa and on Aruba. We provide a lot of information in the villa about restaurants - discounts - hat to do -getting married on Aruba - Bus schedules and more.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Enjoy the Beach - Shopping - Restaurants - Adventures and Sports Activity!
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The house was in excellent shape. Jose was there to fix some small details and always in a good mood. The location of the house could not be better, the peace and quiet of the pool area is incredible. Only five minutes from Arashi and the local markets were very useful. I recommend it to everyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great review! We hope we will meet you again next year if you have plans to go back to Aruba. Greetings from The Marin Family!
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Dalton ga

The house was even more beautiful in person. We can't wait to go back!

  • 5 of 5

José & Rixt Marín met us at the house and were so nice and welcoming. They walked us through the house and went over everything with us. My husband and I have been married 20 years but our families had never met because his lived in Venezuela and mine in the USA. Aruba was a perfect place for them to meet and the house was perfect for us all to be in. I will never forget this experience because the atmosphere was so warm and happy! The house is beautiful and the pictures don't do it justice. We were all very comfortable and there were 9 of us. We had everything we needed from beach towels to cooking utensils in the kitchen. We are already planning our trip for next year!!! Thank you to Jose and Rixt for everything!!! Many blessings to both of you!!! Razek & Skycha Mdeiway

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Skycha for your great review and even more important to us is that you had a GREAT stay and holiday on Aruba. Please, do come back next year. we will be happy to host you and meet you again. All the best and take care! Jose, Rixt and Denisa Marin
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amazing vacation

  • 5 of 5

We just got home and had a great vacation in Aruba. Opal 57 was a great house. It was clean, welcoming, large and the back yard area is amazing to say the least. We had two families and split the house. There were 7 of us total and we never felt cramped in any way. We were just minutes from the beach and high rise hotel area. I would stay here again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lansing, Michigan

Wonderful stay...

  • 5 of 5

My parents and their friends stayed in this villa when we all went to aruba for my wedding. My parents loved this villa and unlike many of the other villas, it has some basic items such as coffee, sugar, spices, oil, etc in case you just arrive and want to make something fast! The villa is beautiful and the breeze that you get in the kitchen and main space is great! With the Zika scare, my parents did close the doors during the evening and they did have some trouble with the AC unit in the living room and dining room but Jose came to help. Unfortunately, it wouldn't turn off after it was turned on. However, no complaints - a great place to stay and just note that two of the bedrooms do share a bathroom.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great review! Great to hear your parents had a great stay. We loved to host you and we do contact us when you decide to come to Aruba again! The Marin Family
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inwood, wv

great time in Aruba

  • 5 of 5

The House was even better than the pictures. Backyard very private. Balcony had perfect sunsets. We will be back. Thanks.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! And how great to hear you loved the villa. When you come back you will see we even added more great things to the villa.....! Greetings from Jose, Rixt and Denisa Marin
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  • 5 of 5

Jose received us and showed us the house, the house was amazing and just as the pictures. I traveled with my girlfriend and some friends and we had the best time. The pool and beach areas are great for spending the evenings and relax.

When we arrived to the house it was really really clean and the rooms, dinning room, kitchen were amazing.

Thank you Jose and Rixt, We definitively recommend this house to everyone and we hope to go back any time soon.

The only problem of the house is that you would not want to leave!. ;)

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
7.8 Miles
Reina Beatrix
Nearest Barpub
1.1 Miles
High Rise Area
Nearest Golf
1.6 Miles
Tierra del Sol
Nearest Restaurant
1.1 Miles
High Rise Area
Nearest Beach
1.4 Miles
Hadicurari beach
Car: recommended

Villa Mariposa is located an 8 minutes walk to the beach. You can go through your back yard right away to the beach next to Ritz Carlton. At the property we do have private volleyball field or beach tennis field. Also you can play soccer here. You can walk to the High Rise area all though we always recommend a car. Ritz Carlton and Marriott Hotel you can see from your terrace.

There is public transportation on the main road. There is a bus stop every hour during the week. We have the bus schedule for your convenience in the villa. We do recommend you to rent a car on Aruba. Most of the times it is too hot to walk. Best way also to see and explore the island!


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.5%

At check-in we will let you sign our rental agreement. The rent includes a predetermined amount of KWH and m3 per day for the use of electricity and water. Possible excess usage will be charged at the end of the rental period by means of meter readings and will be charged with a fixed tariff to the lessee. Just to keep an eye on the electricity and water bill. No extra guests are welcome if not told in advance to avoid an overcrowded house.
We have solar panels.

We advise you directly when you book your ticket to take out travel and cancellation insurance, both for the trip and for the rental of the house. This insurance protects you from financial loss if a booking is cancelled or cut short and in case of emergencies, such as strikes by air traffic controllers and/or other natural phenomena.

ALL RATES DON'T INCLUDE AN END CLEANING OF USD 200,00 per stay. The USD 200,00 must be paid CASH DURING CHECK IN together with the deposit of USD 300,00. This is a refundable deposit and will be returned to the renter when all is ok at the end of your stay. Payment through Paypal will be charged with an additional 3% Paypal fee.
Final payments are generally nonrefundable for cancellations received after 30 days prior to your first date of occupancy. Final payment refunds may be made on a case-by-case basis. With cancellation 30 days before, 50% of the whole amount must be paid.
Cleaning fees are always refunded if the guest did not check-in.
Cancellation must be made by e-mail as soon as possible. Unfortunately, the cancellation fee for our administrative costs is USD 125,00, We hope you understand.

If you would like to change your reservation dates (if possible and agreed up on) we will charge an additional USD 75,00 administatu=ion costs.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Malmok Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • We have 3 bathrooms. We do have outside shower as well with hot water.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Huge master bedroom with queen bed and sofa bed available
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • 3 bedrooms. The living room can converted in a fourth bedroom with own bathroom attached. We have 3 queen beds, 1 sofa bed (2 persons) and 2 folding beds (2 persons) and a baby crib
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
We do have a built in safe too. We have arrangements with car rental companies, water activities, private chef, healthy menus available and a lot more!

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