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Your luxury villa overlooking the sea (Bunaken - Manado)

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 3,605 sq. ft.
Property type villa


About the property

A 3 bedroom villa + infinity pool with stunning sea views

The villa is luxurious, it is of traditional construction (wood on stilts) with design touches .. The sea view from the pool is amazing .. You will enjoy the support of our friendly staff who will care for you and prepare local dishes, all dishes are homemade with healthy products. Half board (breakfast and dinner) is included in the price.

Patrick Dorp
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, Indonesian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

About Patrick Dorp

Yulin is Indonesian, Patrick is French. We are found of diving and we felt in love with this marvelous area not enough known : North Sulawesi !

Patrick Dorp purchased this villa in 2012

Why Patrick Dorp chose North Sulawesi

We fell in love with this beautiful region of Indonesia during a holiday stay. Chance made ​​us pass a land for sale, we have acquired it the following week ... In front of us lies the Bunaken Marine Park, a paradise for scuba diving.

What makes this villa unique

The villa is in a quiet neighborhood on a plot of 13,000 m2 with an exceptional view on the sea. We have a privative beach directly accessible. The garden is planted with fruit trees and according to the season, you can enjoy mangoes, mangis, rambutan, avocado, sirsak ...


Nearest Airport
38 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

A car is available for Aiport shuttles.

Possibility to rent a scooter or car and driver.

Possible to the villa Indonesian massage (the night before).

What's Nearby: rafting, trekking, active volcanoes, hot springs with bath, volcanic lake, typical markets


North Sulawesi Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Included in Price
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3605 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fan
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Shower room 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    - outdoor shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Possibility to add two extra beds , increasing housing capacity of the villa for 10 people
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Parasol
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • bay/sound
  • forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Bar (soft drinks) snacks and appetizers self service regulation at departure


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Your luxury villa overlooking the sea (Bunaken - Manado)
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

The greatest vacations ever!

  • 5 of 5

Charming, magical location with romantic view on Manado Bay and yet far away from big city. Spaceful, beautiful, luxurious villa to share with loved ones. Great original indonesian food prepared freshly every day by dedicated and friendly crew. We felt spoiled by the royal treatment we were given by the Villa Manare's crew. They became our new family far from home. Thank You for the unforgetable time! M, G, A, A

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you ! You are a great family and lovely guests, you spent your holiday with a great efficiency, part time relax and part time action ! We hope to see you again, many thanks from all the team ! Best regards,
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Lovely place, had a great time

  • 5 of 5

Nicely furnished, very comfortable. Nice balance between Indonesian, rustic and luxury. Staff were great, the fridge was full of cold beer and tonic when we arrived which was a nice touch, pool was really lovely, internet was pretty good but would have been helpful if we'd known tin advance there was a daily limit of 1Gb/day, all the recommended tours/diving packages were great (insist on a decent quality van for the local tour though, ), grounds are well maintained, charges for laundry/lunch etc were reasonable. Kids (4 and 6) liked it too. Wouldn't be any good if you want nightlife on your door step but if you want a bit luxury away from it all, it is perfect. All in all a great holiday

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, we are happy that you liked your stay ! Best regards,
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  • 5 of 5

I could write an essay about how amazing this place is and why you should visit it! We have just returned from a 2 week stay at Villa Manare and already miss it. The pictures do not do justice to the beauty and amazing position of this villa. It is beautifully furnished and the pool is stunning. The team at the villa made us feel so welcome and spoiled! Thank you especially to Opa for the fantastic food and tour of Northern Sulawesi. We are all divers and were blown away by the diving in both Manado bay and Bunaken. The snorkelling directly off the villa's private beach though was superb! We used the kayaks several times and got to explore the area further. Thanks again to Patrick and his family for your hospitality and help (also for your patience for my multiple and frequent questions!!!) . Hopefully will return one day!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you to the wonderful guests you are ! We hope to see you again !
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Dream location

  • 5 of 5

Dream location on the beach if you are lucky you can see dolphins. The villa is beautiful, the staff is friendly and the food is delicious. If you want to relax this is the place to be ! Thank you patrick for the good communication.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very dears Brecht and Mydear ! We wish you the best :-) Kind regards, Patrick & Yulin
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To stay at villa Manare is like in a dream...

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 1 week in this wonderful place, all was perfect, the villa, the surroundings and the incredible view... The food prepared by our private chief was really tasty and all the staff was so efficient and discreet.. definitly 2 thumbs up...

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2014
  • Stayed: July 2014
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, it is a pleasure to welcome you, we are glad you had great time in villa Manare !
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Fantastic vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had very relaxing two weeks in a luxurious villa with overwhelming views, tasty meals, caring owner and crew. Everything is perfectly clean, the design is stylish and well thought through, there is nothing you miss. The house reef right in front of the villa is great, we did snorkeling there every day. Trips can be organized, we took a private boat to Bunaken for a very reasonable price.

Unfortunately longer conversations with the friendly team are not possible as their English is not very good. One thing good to know is that it might not be the right place for people seeking absolute tranquility. You can hear the traffic from the coastal road (which did not disturb us, there is not much traffic) and on weekend and holidays you hear the local people having party at a public beach nearby (which was disturbing especially on one day with very loud music).

All in all it was a great holiday in a spectacular, unforgettable place hard to find in the world and worth the long trip from Germany.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much, we hope to see you again !
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Au-delà de 2 personnes, ajouter 30 € par nuit et par personne adulte supplémentaire ou 15 € par enfant supplémentaire (en-dessous de 12 ans.

Le check-in se fait à 14:00 et le check-out à 12:00. Arrangements possibles en fonction des heures de départ des précédents : futurs passagers.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.