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Last updated: 01/11/2015
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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

 

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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Last updated: 01/11/2015
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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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Date last modified - Thursday, March 05, 2015

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    7
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Member since: 2002
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Calendar last updated: 01/11/2015
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