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4 Bedroom, 4 Bath Water Front Property

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 4,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

New 4 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom (Sleeps 10)

Villa Laguna Gecko, is a newly constructed 3 story custom waterfront estate with 4 bedrooms and 4 baths, located in a private gated community overlooking the Lagoon and Maya mountains in Placencia, Belize. Being located on the Placencia lagoon adds so much to this property. The sunsets over the lagoon and Maya Mountains are spectacular. From your back yard take the Villa's kayaks to fish for Snook, Snapper, and more in a world class location. If you are not into fishing a sightseeing trip on the kayaks through the mangrove filled lagoon is a great way to spend the day. The 24-hour security and guard gate offer safety and privacy. With all this you are still just a short walk or even shorter golf cart ride from the amazing beach, pool and other amenities at the Placencia Hotel and Casino. This Villa offers the privacy and comfort of your own home along with all the associated high end resort amenities.

Ground Floor features:

2 large bedrooms each with private baths, and access to large covered patio overlooking pool and lagoon. You enter on second floor and walk downstairs

2nd Floor features:

A huge open kitchen with island breakfast bar, large open dining room, large outdoor covered and open patio / dining area off the off kitchen overlooking the Placencia Lagoon and Maya Mountains. Also a full bathroom is located on this floor.

3rd Floor features:

The top floor is a massive private master suite and bathroom, with oversized jetted tub, shower and huge open patio overlooking both the lagoon and mountains. 4th Bedroom with two twin trundles but no private bath. The twin beds can convert and sleep up to 4 guest.

Our level of quality and customer service can be verified by reading the reviews on our other Gecko properties VRBO #'s 502818, 286157, 663419, and 758309.

We are located across the street from the Placencia Hotel, 1 mile north of the Belize Ocean Club and 2 miles north of Maya Beach Bistro. The home is uniquely located in upscale area that provides for a very private setting, yet it is close to fine dining and other upscale resorts in an exclusive section of Placencia, just 10 minutes from Placencia Village and air strip.

Other features of the home include:

Privacy Fence with driveway gate.

Home is decorated with local art, fully furnished and outfitted with all brand new EVERYTHING.

Custom high end construction and finish out, all high end natural stone flooring throughout with no carpet in home.

Onsite professional staff

Following items are INCLUDED with rental:

CONCIERGE SERVICE

DAILY MAID SERVICE

PRIVATE CHEF (3 days included with weekly rental)

USE OF NEW 4 SEAT GAS GOLF CART

ONSITE LAUNDRY AND WASHING OF GUESTS CLOTHING BY ONSITE STAFF

USE OF KAYAKS, PADDLE BOARDS AND BICYCLES AT HOME

USE OF PLACENCIA HOTEL POOL, TENNIS COURT, WORK OUT FACILITY AND OTHER AMMENITIES

TRANSFERS TO/FROM PLACENCIA AIRSTRIP

WI-FI WITH HIGH SPEED INTERNET AND FREE PHONE SERVICE TO USA AND CANADA

Bedroom Setup:

Master Suite Third Floor - 1 King bed

Bedroom 1 First Floor - 1 Queen

Bedroom 2 First Floor - 1 Queen

Bedroom 3 Third Floor - 2 Twins & 2 Twin Trundles

1 Pack and Play (crib) and 1 Portable High Chair Booster Seat

More Details

Owner
Talia Walton
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 10, 2017

About Talia Walton

Property designed, built and managed by Texas couple that have been visiting and building in Placencia since 2001.

On site staff are a very friendly young couple that speak great English and make you feel at home. They are extremely professional, trust worthy and guests can arrange for wife to baby sit, if they want to leave smaller children to go diving or enjoy a great meal out.

Why Talia Walton chose Belize

Laguna Gecko is located in heart of some of the best saltwater fly fishing in the world as well as world class diving and snorkeling on the 2nd largest coral reef system in the world. The now fully paved 26 mile Placencia road makes getting on and off the peninsula by car a much more enjoyable and faster experience, thus making access to the rain forest, Mayan ruins, cave tubing and other attractions in the jungle easily accessible.

What makes this house unique

On-site staff, daily housekeeping with laundry service, security, chef provided (for every 2 days of rental, receive the one day of the chef - will prepare 3 meals per day), golf cart, kayaks, paddle boards and bikes are all included.

Access to the Placencia Hotel's 1 acre pool, casino, beach, tennis court, work out facility and other amenities.

Amenities

Maya Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 4200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 15 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Master - toilet , tub , shower , outdoor shower , massive private bath located on 3rd floor with amazing views
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , The twin beds are trundles so it can sleep 2 more children.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
Ask owner about onsite chef services included with weekly rental rate.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

4 Bedroom, 4 Bath Water Front Property
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
5

Great Vacation to Belize

  • 5 of 5

What a great vacation for our family! The home is beautiful and in a great location. Mabel was amazing and helped us with everything from excursions, to local transportation. Both Domingo and George prepared great food and Brenda, the homes keeper, was great too! It was so nice to have the laundry done daily. We all over packed way to many clothes! It was nice to have grocery stores and restaurants within a short golf cart ride from the home. My only suggestion for people traveling here is to bring extra cash, if your venturing out! The cab to town, some of the excursions and restaurants in the town of Placencia, do not take credit cards. The closest cash station is in Placencia, which is $105.00 US cab ride or a 40 minute golf cart ride, from the property. Not a big deal, just a good information. We would totally recommend this property, it was amazing. Also, the owners were super responsive and accommodating. The last night we were in Belize, the owner stopped by and introduced himself. Could not have asked for a better experience. We felt totally safe and well taken care of!! Great Memories made here! Thanks from Chicago!!

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Beautiful and Luxurious house

  • 5 of 5

This house on the lagoon side of Plancencia is a beautiful and well kept property. You have views of water on both sides with the lagoon and the ocean. Having use of the resort across the road was wonderful - we could choose between privacy on the lagoon side, or pool and other people on the beach side. The house is in a gated estate with secure entry. The golf cart was fun to use to zip around to restaurants! Domingo the Chef was excellent as were Brenda and Mabel who helped us with the house.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Westerville, Ohio, USA
5

Ohio Snowbirds

  • 5 of 5

Everything was beyond expectations. The house and community were more beautiful than the pictures. Communication with the owners and staff was excellent before and during our vacation. The pre-travel assistance in arranging airport transfers was above and beyond helpful. Everyone including the house manager, concierge, housekeeper and chef did everything possible to make our trip extraordinary. Would gladly return.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect in every way

  • 5 of 5

We had a GREAT TIME!!!! Service was excellent, food VERY GOOD, accommodations exceeded expectations.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hollywood, Fl USA
5

Review

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect-beautiful, comfortable. Housekeeping services,the chef and concierge were all excellent. Enjoyed our excursions.

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Laguna Gecko is Amazing!!

  • 5 of 5

My family has an amazing trip to Laguna Gecko in Placencia Belize! The house was wonderfully decorated with every comfort you would ever need. The amenities provided made our trip fun, carefree and relaxing. This property is located right on the water with amazing mountain views. It is conveniently located 2 minutes away from The Placencia Hotel were they offer spa services and other great amenities. There are many activities to do while in Placencia we enjoyed snorkeling, fishing, lobster diving, hanging out by the pool, going into town for shopping and entertainment. There is also a brand new casino two minutes from the home. We had such an amazing time at Luguna Gecko! We will definitely return and highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Placencia
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Placencia
Nearest Motorway
14 Miles
Southern Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Maya Beach Bistro
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Across the Street at Hotel

Private waterfront home in secure gated community, close to three of the best restaurants on the Peninsula, fish or watch sunset over lagoon and mountains from back patio

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Rates & Availability

Maya Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
March - July 2017
Mar 18 2017 - Jul 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 
 
Summer 2017
Jul 29 2017 - Sep 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$525
$3,250
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Nov 17 2017
4 night minimum stay
$400
$2,500
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
Winter 2017
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 22 2017
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 
 
Holiday 2017
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$6,000
 
 
January - February 2018
Jan 6 2018 - Mar 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 
 
Spring Break 2018
Mar 3 2018 - Mar 16 2018
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
March - April 2018
Mar 17 2018 - Apr 27 2018
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 
 
Summer 2018
Apr 28 2018 - Aug 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$525
$3,250
 
 
Fall 2018
Sep 1 2018 - Nov 16 2018
4 night minimum stay
$400
$2,500
 
 
Thanksgiving 2018
Nov 17 2018 - Nov 23 2018
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
Winter 2018
Nov 24 2018 - Dec 21 2018
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 
 
Holiday 2018
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 4 2019
7 night minimum stay
$6,000
 
 
High Season (1) 2019
Jan 5 2019 - Mar 8 2019
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 
 
Spring Break 2019
Mar 9 2019 - Mar 22 2019
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
March - April 2019
Mar 23 2019 - Apr 26 2019
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 
 
Summer 2019
Apr 27 2019 - Aug 30 2019
4 night minimum stay
$525
$3,250
 
 
Fall 2019
Aug 31 2019 - Nov 15 2019
4 night minimum stay
$400
$2,500
 
 
Thanksgiving 2019
Nov 16 2019 - Nov 22 2019
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
High Season (2) 2019
Nov 23 2019 - Dec 20 2019
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 
 
Holiday 2019
Dec 21 2019 - Jan 3 2020
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$735
$4,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $700
Tax Rate 9.0%

Rates include daily maid service, chef 3 days on weekly rental, use of golf cart and kayaks and paddle boards at home.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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