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Playa Colorado Condo - True 3BR/2BA - Epic Surf and Golf at Iguana

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Truth in advertising -Rio Colorado (Colorados) surf shot from the couch!

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Last updated: 11/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Tola condo description

Oceanfront 3 BR/2BA Rio Dulce Playa Colorado Condo just completed in 2009 and fully renovated in 2014. True 3 bedroom ground floor unit with a direct view of the World Class Rio Colorado ('Colorados') Surf Break and the serene Rio Colorado = Ocean AND River views. Forget staying in other condos or houses that require you to walk or drive a long way to the actual surf break. You can sit on the couch and see what is going on in the water!

Look right out the window and you are just steps to the beach and the private beach club/restaurant. This is the premier location for the private, gated Hacienda Iguana Golf/Beach Resort. Stay in the lap of luxury - Leather Couches, Granite Counters, Italian Tile, Full Kitchen, Upgraded Cable TV and DVD player on a 43 inch Samsung Plasma TV, and iPod ready Stereo. Master Bedroom also has a 22 inch LCD TV with DVD. There are over 100 DVDs in the condo. Condo also has FREE WiFi Internet so bring you laptop or PDA. Included with your stay are all the amenities of Hacienda Iguana - Private Beach Club Membership, Golf Club Membership, Daily Maid Service, and 24 hour Security. This is a TRUE 3 bedroom condo with 4 single beds and a queen which means no couch sleeping or spooning! Every room has its own ice cold A/C and ceiling fan. Be wary of other units described as 3 bedroom as many of them are really 2 bedrooms with an alcove and a couch. We fully renovated the unit in 2014 with brand new reclining leather couches, new dining room set, new paint throughout the unit, and new ceiling fans.

Enjoy world class surfing, a mile long white sand beach, an oceanfront infinity pool, a fully functional golf course (very rare in Nicaragua), nature hikes, and snorkeling - all within the resort. Surf Rio Colorado ('Colorados'), also known as the Nicaraguan Pipeline, where most of the videos and photos of Nicaragua surfing are shot. It is a sand bottom beachbreak fed by the Rio Colorado rivermouth. You can see it from the Living Room or Master Bedroom and access is right out the back door! Also try Ponga Drops - a deep water reef that amplifies the swell for waves when everywhere else goes flat. Offshore winds from Lake Nicaragua over 300 days/year ensures glassy conditions all day long!

Be aware that the other condo buildings and several of the rental houses in Hacienda Iguana are a long way from the actual Rio Colorado surf break and require a long walk or drive. Be wary of places that describe a 'short walk to the break' unless you consider a mile a short walk. Villas Rio Dulce is the ONLY condo building on the actual surf break so don't be fooled by ads for 'Playa Colorado' oceanfront condos or houses.

Golf condos are on the golf course which is fine if you are there to play golf but they are not near the beach. This means that everyone in your group will have to come and go together if you drive. Our condo is right on the break so you can come and go as you please. One look out the window and you'll know what's going on in the water!

Onsite property manager lives in the building and can assist with transportation, food/meal plans, boat charters, surfboard and motorcycle rentals, and tours (Volcano, Canopy Tour, Rain Forest, Hot Springs, etc). 5 star super friendly service.

Any questions about Nicaragua or Hacienda Iguana? Contact us and we'll be glad to help you out. Also please check out our website for additional information and photos. Also watch our YouTube Videos with the link above! Find us on Facebook at Playa Colorado Condo.



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Property Type

  • 4 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

      • Housekeeper Included
      • Car Available
      • Chauffeur
      • Daily Maid Service
      • Massage
      • Private Chef

      Suitability

      • Long-Term Renters Welcome
      • Children Welcome
      • Non Smoking Only
      • Pets Not Allowed
      • Wheelchair Accessible

      Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

      Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

      Other Amenities

          • Long term storage available for returning Guests. Daily Maid Service included. Onsite property manager provides help with transportation, food/meal plans, tours, rentals, etc....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Books:

            Magazines and books in condo...moreless

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player:

            In living room and master bedroom...moreless

          • Television:

            42 inch Samsung Plasma TV in the living room. Master bedroom has 22 inch LCD TV with DVD...moreless

          • Video Library:

            Over 100 DVDs in the condo...moreless

          Theme

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

          Attractions

          • Reefs
          • Restaurants
          • Volcano

          Local Services & Businesses

          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseback Riding
          • Photography
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shelling
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Beach
          • Oceanfront:

            Oceanfront AND Riverfront. Directly in front of the surf break!...moreless

          • Resort

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Equestrian Events
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Rock Climbing
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Surf Fishing
          • Surfing
          • Swimming

          Dining

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 6 people

          General

          • Air Conditioning:

            Each room has its own A/C unit and ceiling fan....moreless

          • Basic Soaps
          • Bottled Water
          • Ceiling Fans
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Elevator
          • Internet
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Local Activities Guide
          • Local Restaurant Guide
          • Mobile Phone
          • Paper Towels
          • Parking
          • Parking Off Street
          • Safe
          • Security System
          • Shampoo
          • Telephone:

            US cell phones work fine throughout resort (roaming charges apply). Nicaraguan cell phones available for rent....moreless

          • Toilet Paper
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet:

            Free WiFi in the condo! Bring you laptop or PDA....moreless

          Kitchen

          • 4 Ring Stove
          • Blender
          • Catering Available:

            Complete meal plans or a la carte meals prepared and served right in the condo....moreless

          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Freezer
          • Kitchen:

            Granite Counter Tops, Microwave, Blender, Coffee Maker, Toaster, Bottled Water Dispenser, and Gas Stove...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Bicycles
          • Boat:

            Boat trips for surfing, fishing, or snorkeling available...moreless

          • Deck / Patio:

            Great view of Playa Colorado Surf Break and serene Rio Colorado...moreless

          • Gated Community
          • Golf:

            Membership included in stay. Discounted green fees. Rental clubs and carts available...moreless

          • Golf Cart
          • Lanai / Gazebo
          • Outdoor Grill
          • Patio
          • Porch / Veranda
          • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
          • Walkway To Water
          • Water Sports Gear:

            Surfboard rentals...moreless

          Payment Type

              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool:

                Oceanfront Endless Edge Pool in Private Oceanfront Beach Club...moreless

              • Outdoor Pool

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Xmas/New Years
                      Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2015
                      5 night min stay
                      $300
                      Offseason 2
                      Jan 4 - Feb 28, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $150
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $170

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


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                      Location

                      70 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Managua
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Rivas

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Located in the Private, Gated Hacienda Iguana on the Pacific Coast. Hacienda Iguana boasts over a mile of white sand beaches and the only functional golf course in Nicaragua. It is also the home of two of the best surf breaks - Rio Colorado ('Colorados') and Panga Drops. Access to these breaks is very limited to those not staying within the gates of Hacienda Iguana.

                      Other Activities: wildlife viewing, rock climbing

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2009

                      About the owner: Three guys who have travelled around the world surfing together. We came to Hacienda Iguana back in 2001 when the only thing that was there was the original clubhouse. We bought property there the following year and have been coming back as much as possible. When we saw the Villas Rio Dulce plans we were the first to put down a deposit on a condo as we knew this would the prime location in all of Playa Colorado. We have watched Hacienda Iguana grow and develop into the premier destination in all of NIcaragua. We love sharing our paradise with others and really like helping people plan their trip.

                      Why the Owner Chose Tola:
                      After traveling all around Central America and Mexico we finally found paradise. Hacienda Iguana is a quiet little private development with world class surf inside the gates. The beach is over a mile long and protected by large rock headlands on both ends. The development is full of beautiful natural scenery. It is also home to one of the only golf courses in the whole country. Villas Rio Dulce is a brand new beautiful building that sits on both the Pacific Ocean and the Rio Colorado.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      The best feature of our unit is that it is ground floor and sits directly on the Rio Colorado Surf Break. You can see all the action right from the living room or master bedroom window. Other units advertise 'Playa Colorado' but Villas Rio Dulce is the ONLY building near the actual surf break. You can literally walk out the back door and get into the line up. No stairs, no elevators, no long walks, no boat rides!


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                      Photos

                      • Truth in advertising -Rio Colorado (Colorados) surf shot from the couch!

                        Truth in advertising -Rio Colorado (Colorados) surf shot from the couch!

                      • Porch with direct view of Colorados, River,  Beach Club, and Putting Green

                        Porch with direct view of Colorados, River, Beach Club, and Putting Green

                      • Second bedroom - River views, A/C, fan, and closets

                        Second bedroom - River views, A/C, fan, and closets

                      • Brand new reclining leather couches!

                        Brand new reclining leather couches!

                      • Brand new dining table and paint

                        Brand new dining table and paint

                      • iPod ready stereo.  Bring your tunes!

                        iPod ready stereo. Bring your tunes!

                      • Private Beach Club/Restaurant with Infinity Pool.  Right on the surf break!

                        Private Beach Club/Restaurant with Infinity Pool. Right on the surf break!

                      • View of Rio Colorado Surf Break from Private Beach Club/Restaurant

                        View of Rio Colorado Surf Break from Private Beach Club/Restaurant

                      • Classic 'Colorados'.  Big barrels going both ways!

                        Classic 'Colorados'. Big barrels going both ways!

                      • High tide magic at Colorados as seen from the Private Beach Club/Restaurant

                        High tide magic at Colorados as seen from the Private Beach Club/Restaurant

                      • Heading out for a boat trip to nearby point and reef breaks for some variety

                        Heading out for a boat trip to nearby point and reef breaks for some variety

                      • Golf Course - Membership Included with your stay. Discounted green fees!

                        Golf Course - Membership Included with your stay. Discounted green fees!

                      • Rio Dulce Condo Building - Unit is Ground Floor facing Ocean and River

                        Rio Dulce Condo Building - Unit is Ground Floor facing Ocean and River

                      • Master Bedroom View of 'Colorados' Surf Break. River view as well!

                        Master Bedroom View of 'Colorados' Surf Break. River view as well!

                      • TRUE THIRD BEDROOM with BEDS.  No convertible couches!  A/C, fan, closets

                        TRUE THIRD BEDROOM with BEDS. No convertible couches! A/C, fan, closets

                      • Kitchen - Granite, Gas Stove, Microwave, Blender, Toaster, Coffee Maker.

                        Kitchen - Granite, Gas Stove, Microwave, Blender, Toaster, Coffee Maker.

                      • 43' Samsung Plasma TV with upgraded cable package and over 100 DVDs.

                        43' Samsung Plasma TV with upgraded cable package and over 100 DVDs.

                      • Bathroom - One for master, one for 2nd and 3rd bedrooms. Italian tile!

                        Bathroom - One for master, one for 2nd and 3rd bedrooms. Italian tile!

                      • Rio Colorado - EPIC beach break, Huge Barrels, Left and Right A frames!

                        Rio Colorado - EPIC beach break, Huge Barrels, Left and Right A frames!

                      • Beautiful Sunsets.   Over a mile long white sand beach.

                        Beautiful Sunsets. Over a mile long white sand beach.

                      • Middle of the day and still offshore!  Glassy barrel after barrel.

                        Middle of the day and still offshore! Glassy barrel after barrel.

                      • Hanging out on the back porch with a great view of the surf and the river

                        Hanging out on the back porch with a great view of the surf and the river

                      • Nearby (10 minute boat ride) LEFT point break that goes all the way into the bay

                        Nearby (10 minute boat ride) LEFT point break that goes all the way into the bay

                      • Back porch view of 'Colorados' surf break.  Just steps away from all the action

                        Back porch view of 'Colorados' surf break. Just steps away from all the action

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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
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