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25 Steps to the Sea, Tasteful Coastal Decor, Close to Town, Private Houses

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
1 - 7 nights

Description

Playa House Rental Photos and Description

Private Parking, Outside Grill & Tables, Sunbeds, Hammocks, Dunk Tank & Lockers

Treasure By The Sea, on the quiet and tranquil Island of Bonaire, is a private residence featuring 3 apartments that is nestled peacefully in Kralendijk between Kaya Playa Lechi & Kaya Gobernador Nicholaas Debrot. Kas di Amor is the end unit that features an elegantly furnished 2 bedroom apartment. The shimmering crystal clear ocean is only 50 meters away. Conveniently located 1 block away from Dive Friends Yellow Submarine and a few minutes stroll from all the wonderful cafes, restaurants and shops. Open the back doors, windows and front sliding door to let the trade winds keep you comfortable. Fans and A/C will cool you down if you like it much cooler than the consistent tropical climate. Most people feel that having the natural island breeze gently caressing the skin is more pleasant. Let the purr of the nearby waves soothe your ears as you relax on the shaded cabanas and lounge chairs. Having a functional kitchen allows you to enjoy dining in or al fresco on the patio. Snip some homegrown herbs that are thriving in our garden to make delectable meals. Adjoining the kitchen space is the living room, which provides a comfortable and sociable space that has ample seating. Both the kitchen and living area benefit from stunning high ceilings, tiled floors and large sliding doors that provide abundant natural light. This is the ideal getaway for singles, couples or travel companions who prefer private and personal accommodations that reflects the Caribbean style over hotels and resorts.

Private or street side parking allows safe and easy access to load your groceries and dive equipment in & out of your vehicle. Privacy walls and cacti fence enclose the property. Internet connection and cable tv are included. Washing machine and a cloths line allows you to pack less.

Bonaire, having a consistent tropical climate year round, makes this the ideal vacation spot where ever you are coming from. Splendid panoramic views of the colorful wildlife both above and below the sea. To explore the island, we have a 2013 Nissan Navara 4 door pick or 2 150cc 2 person Scooter available for our guests to rent. You will find many people cycling, snorkeling, diving, swimming, windsurfing, kite boarding, horseback riding, boating, sailing, kayaking, water skiing, shopping, and dining. Just having the time of their lives as you should too!

If our unit looks reserved for your requested dates, send us an email and we will let you know availability for Treasure By The Sea Kas di Amor.

Treasure By The Sea welcomes you to this island paradise.

If this calendar looks reserved, send us an email and we will let you know if the other house is available.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Treasure By The Sea / Su & Chris
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2016

About Treasure By The Sea / Su & Chris

We love shore diving & snorkeling and roaming about around the island. We found this property as a diamond in the rough and are slowly turning it into a gem! This property is being finished to an extremely high standard, providing surroundings that are both neutral and appealing with fresh paint, quality bedding, furnishings and appliances. This is the recent beginning of turning this unique property into a luxurious residence.

Treasure By The Sea / Su & Chris purchased this house in 2012

Why Treasure By The Sea / Su & Chris chose Bonaire

We loved this property the minute we saw it! The location is amazing - 1 house away from the water. It is close to town where you can walk to the shops and restaurants and far enough away for privacy.

What makes this house unique

Engage your senses! In the morning, make a cup of coffee and walk 100 feet to the water, sit on the ledge and look out into the ocean while the breeze is blowing in your hair and just enjoy the moment! Parrots sit in our trees, iguanas roam our yard and the birds sing you beautiful songs. Snorkeling in front of our house you will find many varieties of fish, eels and octopus hiding in the coral. Don't forget your camera!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

25 Steps to the Sea, Tasteful Coastal Decor, Close to Town, Private Houses
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
Rochester New York
5

A very nice apartment in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

Our party was comprised of two couples who shared the apartment for eight days. The owners Chris and Su were on site and very helpful. We went snorkeling, kayaking, kite boarding and hiking while we were there. It is a short walk into town and grocery stores are nearby. We had the end apartment with a clear view to the water and local fishing dock. The apartment was well equipped and very comfortable.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a wonderful time on our honeymoon! We had been to Bonaire several times before staying in different homes; Treasure By The Sea definitely takes first place. We wanted to be in a clean place, near the ocean and near downtown. The location is hard to beat, you can see the ocean across the street, or walk to it in one minute. Downtown is an easy 5 minute walk along the beautiful coast so you can get a drink, shop, find a restaurant or jump in the water. Diving is everywhere on the island.

Everything thing you need is available at the unit. It was very clean and felt safe. We would buy our food and cook often at the house. It was also quiet which was nice for sleeping. Plenty of room and very comfortable to relax in or sit on the porch and kick back.

And to mention the owners Su and Chris, their hospitality was first class and it made the trip for us. Very kind people who are nearby in another unit on the property and are available to help plan your trip or give awesome insight to different things to do or places to go that may not be on the regular tourist list. We will definitely be coming back at some point!

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfy & charming digs on lovely Bonaire

  • 5 of 5

I couldn't agree more with the other positive reviews! We are also snorkelers, & love places you can just snorkel from shore, without having to take a boat to access the best sites. Bonaire is this place, & the location of Treasure by the Sea makes it easy. Su & Chris are a wealth of information, & couldn't have been more helpful & accommodating. They seem to have thought of everything imaginable to make their guests comfortable. Decor is charming & well thought-out, & both apartments are really attractive. BTW - we love the heat, & never used the A/C in the bedrooms. The lovely breezes were enough, & each room has a ceiling fan. Loved this place, & these lovely people!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Houston TX USA
5

Two Weeks in Snorkel Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Dear Su and Chris,

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Treasure by the Sea, Kralendijk Bonaire. Every day was a snorkel adventure and fish and underwater life was everywhere you jumped into the water. Bari Reef, Klein, 1000 steps, Salt Pier, and many many more sites abound; if you enjoy relaxing time at the beach and snorkeling, this is your paradise. From Houston, non stop flight Saturday afternoon returning Sunday morning was a plus.

Sue and Chris were very attentive and gracious hosts. They seemed to never stop working, so since you are reading this and will likely visit Bonaire, we highly recommend you stay at this property. Tell them both to take a day off (they won't) and keep enjoying the lovely property and surroundings.

The house was well kept, very clean, had enough of everything we needed, and if it was not there, Sue and Chris offered it to you. Their hard work at the property really showed off. The location was great to get to town (10 minute walk on the water), and being a small island, you could really get to anywhere in short order.

We enjoyed dining at the Argentinan steakhouse, Between Two Buns, Kite City (food truck at the airport beach), Rumba cafe to name a few. Prices were much lower than we expected. I am already having Gelato withdraw from missing Gio's downtown. Best way to enjoy a sweet treat and a cappuccino, and a bit of AC bar none.

Thank you for the bikes, the beach chairs, and your daily smiles and greetings - we really enjoyed our time on the island and recommend anyone coming to choose Treasure by the Sea.

Peter and Michelle

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Culemborg/Netherlands
4

Excellent stay

  • 4 of 5

Wonderfull adress. Bit hard to find, but directions and maps are send a few days in advance. Bonaire is a beautiful island. The appartments are very wel decorated and very comfortable. Everything you need is available. Chris and Su are good hosts for this island and will set you up with everything you need (diving, driving, shops, restaurants).

The exterior of this appartments are getting better every day. If we would go back to Bonaire, we would stay here. Better than a hotel! Close to the sea. Good walking distance to Kralendijk Centre.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Valentijn, It was a pleasure to have you, Anne & Bas stay at Treasure By The Sea! Hopefully, on your next visit you'll be able stay longer than a few days. Chris just finished painting the new fence which makes the new front gate look amazing. We are constantly trying to make this property a real tropical treasure! I'll post the pictures on our facebook page: Treasure By The Sea Bonaire. Hope you had a wonderful time in Aruba & Curacao! We hope to see you again soon. Thank you, Su & Chris Treasure By The Sea Bonaire
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Treasure by the Sea is a Home Run

  • 5 of 5

Last month we spent ten days at Treasure by the Sea, and it was delightful. Chris and Su are genial hosts, friendly, helpful and very, very nice people. Our apartment was sparkling clean, nicely furnished, the beds were very comfortable, the kitchen extremely well put together. The appliances are first class, and we had all of the comforts of home. We often opened the back door to let the trade winds slide through, and at night were very comfortable with just a little air conditioning in the bedrooms.

We rented their truck, which is a diesel Nissan, almost new, and it too was clean, gassed up, and ready for us to load up for driving and diving. The location of the apartments is great, as you are away from the noise and lights of town, but just a short walk away from the restaurants. We enjoyed very good Pizza at Rumba Cafe and came to rely on the recommendations of Su and Chris. They were cheerfully helpful in every way, and we highly recommend Treasure by the Sea for your stay. We will stay with them on our next trip to Bonaire.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Don, So glad you & Holly had a wonderful time in Bonaire. We hope your dreams of owning a home here becomes reality for you. I'm sure you will find the perfect house. Wouldn't any house would be perfect in Bonaire?! Nothing beats going for a swim or a dive after the end of a hot sunny day! Now that you are lionfish hunting certified, you can have lionfish for dinner as often as you like! I'm sure your kitties will enjoy it as well. Have a wonderful trip to Roatan in November and hope to see you in February! Thank you, Su & Chris
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Map

Nearest Airport
2.4 Miles
Flamingo Airport
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Too many to list
Nearest Ferry
150 Metres
Kantika di Amor
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Bonairean Golf Club Piedra So
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
It Rains Fishes
Nearest Beach
60 Metres
1 house away from the water
Car: recommended

Shore diving at it's best! Take a boat dive or go snorkeling at Klein. Wind surfing at Lac Bay or venture a East Coast dive to see tarpon & lots of turtles. Try kite boarding by the slave huts. Drive around the island to see the salt mines, slave huts, light houses, blow holes, Indian drawings, flamingos, check out the different beaches. Spend hours going through the National Park and don't forget to feed the donkeys at the Donkey Sanctuary! Shop at Kaya Grandi, sip cocktails at the pier bar and watch the sunset as you dine.

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Rates & Availability

Playa House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Escape
Nov 20 2016 - Dec 17 2016
7 night minimum stay
$999
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$169
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 15.0%

Rates are based on 4 person occupancy. Additional persons cost $20 per night per person. Service fee of 15%/ $150 min and $6.50 per person per day Tourist Tax for age 13+ are to be paid in cash upon arrival. Credit card authorization for incidentals.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Playa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Has HOT water!
  • Spacious bathroom is fully tiled with a stand up shower large enough for 2 people. After diving, standing in the shower with hot water feels so good! Plenty of lighting and mirrors so you can get ready for an evening out.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Just remodeled with a blue ceiling & queen gel mattress bed.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , European 2 person bed (King) or can be separated to 2 Twins.
  • Both bedrooms have air conditioning, ceiling fans. Designer linens are not only beautiful to look at, but are very soft to touch. Windows have screens & bamboo shades.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
2013 Nissan Navara 4 door pickup, power windows & locks, manual & 2 new 2013 150cc 2 person scooters available for rent. Dive packages available. Guests receive a 10% discount at VIP Diving & Dive Friends.

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