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4 Bedroom, 4 Bath Water Front Property with View of Lagoon and Mayan Mountains

Bedrooms 4
Space 4,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights


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 very secure gated community overlooking the Lagoon and Maya mountains in the Maya Beach area of 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 including daily maid service and professional chef to cook your meals 3 days a week in the home that is included with rental.

Property is professionally managed by the owners through full time staff in their office in Texas and full time concierge and professional staff in Belize that offers the best possible service, before, during and after your stay. Please call or email us with any questions and we will get back to you ASAP.

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:



PRIVATE CHEF (3 days included with weekly rental)







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

Talia Walton
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018

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.

Talia Walton purchased this house in 2016

Why Talia Walton chose Maya Beach

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), use of new gas 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.

Short golf cart ride away from the many fine restaurants located in Maya Beach.


Maya Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 4200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 15 people
  • 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
  • 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.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • 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
Ask owner about onsite chef services included with weekly rental rate.


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4 Bedroom, 4 Bath Water Front Property with View of Lagoon and Mayan Mountains
average rating of 4.964286 based on 28 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This house is absolutely beautiful, very spacious and lovely decor.

The sunsets from the 3rd floor balcony amazing! This house has everything needed and more. The maids were so wonderful everyone came home with a suitcase full of clean clothes. 😊

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The whole experience was Amazing!! Very relaxing and stress free. The house was beautiful and well kept. The staff was so nice and accommodating. The food, oh my gosh the food was soooo good!!! We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property - especially the house - was even more beautiful than the pictures

  • 5 of 5

Six of us stayed at Laguna Gecko this past week, which had to be the wettest and cloudiest week on record outside of the rainy season! While the weather was disappointing (only 3 days of partial sunshine), the house was beautiful, spacious and well set up for entertaining. We loved the lagoon and mountains view, and it was only a 5 minute golf cart ride across the street to the beautiful beaches of the Caribbean. As grand as the house was, the staff was even better! Mabel served as our concierge, overseeing our excursions (making changes to factor in the weather) and checking in with us frequently. Brenda was fantastic, caring for the house as if it were her own and taking care of what seemed to be endless laundry for our group. We want to enter Domingo and Manuel as contestants on "Chopped" - they are incredible chefs and were so accommodating - cooking fish the group caught the last night and picking up some groceries for us when they were in the village. Javier came by often to make sure all was well. Talia was very patient with my endless questions before departure. All of you were stars! The pool, palapa and recreation equipment - especially the bikes -- were great. We were spoiled, and highly recommend Laguna Gecko for any family or group wanting a luxury vacation in a country of friendly people and beautiful beaches. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The house and its location were spectacular

  • 5 of 5

This is a very beautiful and modern house with all of the current trends and features. The views are spectacular. The house has a number of places to sit and enjoy the Placencia landscape. The staff (concierge, chef and housekeeper) were professional, competent and delightful. They attended to every need. The property is in perfect condition and extremely clean and well maintained. I would highly recommend Laguna Gecko to all.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome House

  • 5 of 5

The house was exactly as described. The staff was amazing. Home is located perfectly and our kids enjoyed all the activities in the area.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Lovely escape

  • 5 of 5

The house and amenities were lovely, the location was perfect, and the staff were amazing. Absolutely would come back!

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
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


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $700

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