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Last updated: 11/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

West End house description

Vacation in tropical paradise!
Discover the experience of staying at The Wood House - my piece of paradise! Located in Half Moon Bay, West End's best neighborhood. A nice blend of locals,tourists, and expats make staying here a nice part of the experience. I like the fruit truck stopping in front of the house daily with fresh produce!
Picture Margaritaville and you get an idea of what West End and The Wood House is like. The main drag in West End is dive shops,gift shops,restaurants,bars,food stands,small markets, and water taxis. Your first walk through takes 15 minutes and then longer each time as it's a very social atmosphere so each time you go out it takes a little longer as you're always seeing someone you know and stop to chat.
The Wood House is funky! Not fancy but very function-able. (I wouldn't want to stay anywhere else). Everything works and is maintained. The Wood House is designed to take advantage of the tropical climate Roatan has. Enjoy the heavily planted yard that provides wanted shade during the hot daylight hours. It has to be 15 degrees cooler in the yard once you pass through the gate. Unlike your typical hotel room The wood House is a great place to relax and hang out. Lay in a hammock with a book or take a nap. I find the only time I actually spend inside is to use the bathroom facilities,to cook,and to sleep.
the house consists of three seperate structures all connected by decking. I'd call it Balinese Style. There is a seperate master bedroom cabana, the covered veranda.and the main part of the house which has a full kitchen and full bathroom. The house will occupy four people but two is just perfect!
No car rental is necessary. A short walk from the house brings you to the beach, to a great snorkeling entry spot,and to all that West End has to offer. taxis are readily available.
The Wood house has a 'Bug-Slayer System which uses a natural insecticide to control sand flies and mosquitos.
Freshly varnished and maintained May 2014
ENJOY!



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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Smoking Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            There is a set of three steps...moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Television and DVD player with loads of movies to choose from, Blender, Toaster Oven, Coffee Maker, Two Hammocks, Outdoor Furniture...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Duty Free Shops
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Marina
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View
              • Rural:

                West End's best and safest community. A nice blend of Expats,tourists, and locals...moreless

              • Village:

                Right at the end of West End Village. Enjoy all that West End has to offer but be far enough away to get a peaceful night's sleep....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Telephone:

                    cell phone provided to renters...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Gazebo
                  • Golf:

                    New Peter Dye designed at Pristine Bay!...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Nice gas barbecue just obtained...moreless

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.7
                  from 7 traveler reviews
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                  Standard pricing
                  7 night min stay

                  $650

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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 11/21/2014
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                  Location

                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  RTB - roatan airport - car or taxi
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Sundowner's Half Moon Bay
                  9 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Galaxy
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Half Moon Bay Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                  Bars, The World's Deepest Submarine - a truly A unique expierience! Half Moon Bay Resort welcomes people to use their entry point to the reef. Enjoy snorkeling from Roatan's closest entry point to the reef.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1999

                  About the owner: I've been a painting contractor most of my adult life. In 1988 I took my first trip to Roatan for a scuba diving trip. Years later when looking for a retirement home in the Carribean I decided that Roatan would be the place. I loved the third world feeling. I wanted a more simplistic life and found it.

                  Why the Owner Chose West End:
                  The Wood House in my prejudiced opinion has the very best location in West End. Accessible to everywhere by taking a short walk.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  When staying at The Wood House most of your time is spent outside relaxing under the covered verandah. It's a unique house that offers me all I want and need. To me there is a magical vibe to the house. It's my dream come true!


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, spanish

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  Photos

                  • Front view of my house in Paradise!

                    Front view of my house in Paradise!

                  • Halfmoon Bay Beach - one minute's walk from the house!

                    Halfmoon Bay Beach - one minute's walk from the house!

                  • Bed set up inside main part of house

                    Bed set up inside main part of house

                  • side view

                    side view

                  • outside rinse off Bamboo shower

                    outside rinse off Bamboo shower

                  • Relax in a hammock between dives!

                    Relax in a hammock between dives!

                  • Halfmoon Bay! 30 seconds from the house!

                    Halfmoon Bay! 30 seconds from the house!

                  • verandah

                    verandah

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Coconuts!

                    Coconuts!

                  • Ginger!

                    Ginger!

                  • Bamboo growing in the yard!

                    Bamboo growing in the yard!

                  • Deck from master bedroom to main house. An avacado tree growing through the deck

                    Deck from master bedroom to main house. An avacado tree growing through the deck

                  • Outside lounging area under the verandah

                    Outside lounging area under the verandah

                  • Halfmoon Bay - 1 minute walk from the house.

                    Halfmoon Bay - 1 minute walk from the house.

                  • Happy in Roatan!

                    Happy in Roatan!

                  VRBO #13160

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                  This listing was first published here in 2002.

                  Date last modified - Friday, November 21, 2014

                  $650 per week (USD)
                  7

                  2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

                  View calendar: Updated 11/21/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Member since: 2002
                  Speaks: english, spanish
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                  • Response rate: 85%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/21/2014
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