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Last updated: 07/14/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Utila house description

Get away from it all at the Pineapple House, a newly constructed luxury beachfront home located on the white sands of Treasure Beach.

Located three miles from Utila town and ONLY ACCESSIBLE BY BOAT, a vacation at the Pineapple House is ideal for romantic couples wanting peace and privacy or adult friends and families looking to relax and reconnect.

The large great room has soaring 18 ft. high ceilings and multiple French doors opening onto a wide wrap around veranda with sweeping views of the beach, ocean, the Utila Cays and the mainland mountains on the horizon.

The kitchen features stainless steel appliances and the large dinning table seats eight.

The master bedroom has a queen sized canopy bed, walk in closet, en-suite bathroom and French doors opening onto a sea view veranda. There are three more bedrooms, two of which have French doors that open directly onto the beach, all have queen sized beds, large closets and there are two more full bathrooms.

The Pineapple House is tastefully furnished and all table ware, bed linens and towels are of the finest quality. The shady verandas are also furnished and perfect for lounging and siestas, as is the beach with its hammocks, sun beds and casitas.

A large sunbathing/star gazing deck is built over the water, enjoy cooling breezes as you look at the coral reef below or enjoy sunsets over the cays.

Diving and fishing trips are easily arranged as are trips to the Utila Cays and the snorkeling right in front of the house is world class.

Featuring over 2800 sq. ft. of living space and 600 sq. ft. of covered verandas, the Pineapple House can be rented as a two, three or four bedroom home comfortably accommodating up to 8 adults.

For larger groups we can also offer the delightful CORAL HOUSE which can accommodate an additional eight people in its three queen bedrooms/three bathrooms and a fourth bedroom with two twin beds. The Coral House also features a full kitchen and living room with multiple sets of french doors that open onto a huge wrap around veranda. The Coral House is located approx 150+ft down the beach from The Pineapple House.

Rental includes pick up from Utila town on your arrival day and return boat trip to town on check out day (no boat transfers at night).

Delivery of meals or gourmet meals prepared and served in the house are available via a talented young French chef and a nice restaurant (utila' best) and bar are located only 10-15 minutes walk down the beach at utopia resort. The local style bars and restaurants on the utila cays are only a 5 minute boat ride away.

Our onsite property managers Dave and Trish offer a complete concierge service. Transfers from roatan or mainland honduras? Scuba diving, fishing trips, guided kayak tours, sunsets on deserted islands? Kitchen stocked with your favorite food and drinks? Just ask.

Keywords: beach front, luxury, private,

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Alternative Lifestyle
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining Area Seats:

                8...moreless

              • Stove
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Catering Available
              • Refrigerator
              • Microwave
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Seating for 8 people

              Amenities

              • Washing Machine
              • Living Room
              • Air Conditioning
              • Linens Provided

              Other Amenities

                  • the house has two ocean kayaks and there is a private dock with an elevated sunbathing/star gazing deck built out over the water. from this deck you can watch the sunset or sunrise and observe the tropical fish on the coral reef below....moreless

                  Entertainment

                      • Stereo

                      Communications

                      • Mobile Phone
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Wireless Internet

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Balcony:

                        the house features a 600sq.ft wrap around veranda thats perfect for relaxing in the shade. for sunbathing or star gazing there is an elevated deck that is built out over the water, also an ideal spot for watching the tropical fish and the coral reef....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Lanai / Gazebo
                      • Gazebo

                      Theme

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

                      Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        the mountains of mainland honduras can often be seen on the horizon...moreless

                      • Beachfront:

                        on a private beach, the house is set back only 70' from the water...moreless

                      • Beach View
                      • Oceanfront
                      • Water View

                      Activities

                      • Restaurants
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Sailing
                      • Swimming
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Spelunking
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Kayaking
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Shelling
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Boating
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Walking
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Hiking
                       

                      Reviews

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                      My Standard Rate
                      5 night min stay

                      $2,000

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $750
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      discounted rates apply to stays of two weeks or more. contact the owner for a quote.


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                      Last updated: 07/14/2014
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                      Location

                      • utopia dive village

                        "intimate beach front hotel with a nice restaurant and beach bar. within walking distance of ..."

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                      • chez lola

                        "the best restaurant on utila. fish landed an hour or two earlier inventively prepared and pr..."

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                      • pigeon cay

                        "fishing community with an interesting history. this was the original home to the founders of..."

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                      • water cay

                        "uninhabited island, great for picnics, swimming and snorkeling from the sandbar and the perf..."

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                      • the coral house on treasure beach, utila

                        "a beautiful beach front vacation rental home on treasure beach at the quiet southwestern end..."

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                      • Cay View Restaurant

                        "i go for the conversation more than the food but the barracuda plate is pretty good. go for ..."

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                      • neptunes bar and grill

                      • utila cays diving

                        "a full service dive company offering personal attention and budget friendly prices. equipme..."

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                      • Pico Bonito National Park

                        "hiking, bird watching and white water rafting are a few of the popular activities available...."

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                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      utila
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      utila town
                      Utila
                      Nearest Beach
                      on the beach
                      0.75 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      utopia resort
                      0.75 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      utopia resort

                      Car: Not Necessary

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2009

                      About the owner: My wife and I share a mutual love of scuba diving which has fueled our passion for travel and that's how we first discovered the beautiful island of Utila. We'd been visiting the island regularly for a couple of years, when in 2005 we purchased several pieces of beachfront land at Treasure Beach. Our first home, the Coral House, was completed in 2007 and our second, the Pineapple House, was finished in early 2009. We love helping our guests get the most (or least) from their time here and of course diving whenever we get the chance.

                      Why the Owner Chose Utila:
                      I used to love to visit Ambergris Caye Belize in the early nineties and had always wanted to buy property there but somehow never did. When i first visited Utila in 2003 it reminded me of what Ambergris Caye used to be like (but sadly no longer is), quiet, no cruise ships, no chains, no golf courses, no roads and unaffected friendly locals. So this time i took the plunge, determined to enjoy a Caribbean island before it was spoiled by the 21st century.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Treasure Beach is three miles from town and can only be reached by boat, this makes it perfect for those seeking to leave the tourist hoards behind and find peace and privacy. If you're looking for discos, buffets and hard rock t-shirts, you'll hate it. Those seeking warm water, snorkeling, shell collecting, an empty beach, star gazing, diving and boat trips to little cays inhabited by fisherman will love it. there is also a restaurant (utila' best) and beach bar thats only 10-15 mins walk up the beach.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

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                      Photos

                      • The Pineapple House at Treasure Beach

                        The Pineapple House at Treasure Beach

                      • your future vacation home ?

                        your future vacation home ?

                      • one of the four bedrooms

                        one of the four bedrooms

                      • Snorkeling the coral reef in front of the Pineapple House

                        Snorkeling the coral reef in front of the Pineapple House

                      • the two beach level bedrooms have this view

                        the two beach level bedrooms have this view

                      • view from the overwater sunbathing/star gazing deck

                        view from the overwater sunbathing/star gazing deck

                      • some of our neighbors

                        some of our neighbors

                      • my wife Beth snorkeling with a whale shark

                        my wife Beth snorkeling with a whale shark

                      • let's go to the beach

                        let's go to the beach

                      • it's like a real life corona ad

                        it's like a real life corona ad

                      • a nice shady spot

                        a nice shady spot

                      • The Pineapple house

                        The Pineapple house

                      • living room

                        living room

                      • one of the three bathrooms

                        one of the three bathrooms

                      • living room

                        living room

                      • one of the two beach level bedrooms

                        one of the two beach level bedrooms

                      • beach casita

                        beach casita

                      • Treasure Beach at night

                        Treasure Beach at night

                      • the mountains of mainland Honduras on the horizon

                        the mountains of mainland Honduras on the horizon

                      • ariel view of treasure beach

                        ariel view of treasure beach

                      • sunrise at treasure beach

                        sunrise at treasure beach

                      • view from the veranda

                        view from the veranda

                      VRBO #245992

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, June 28, 2014

                      $286 per night (USD)
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                      4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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