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Waterfront Condo in Belize (Placencia)

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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Belize, Central America: Oceanfront Villa/Condo:

I invite you to enjoy my 2007 Caribbean water front villa in Placencia, Belize, Central America. This fully furnished, 2-bedroom 2 bath, one story villa sleeps 6 comfortably. All of the furniture is hand-made by local craftsman: mahogony bedroom furniture & wicker weaved right in front of our eyes! You will find everything you need for an extended weekend or weekly stay.

Several major airlines fly directly into Belize City (BZE). From BZE, you take a 35 minute flight at 1,500 feet right into our village of Placencia. Once in Placencia, you take a $8 cab ride, 5 minutes to our villa. In the village, you can walk to the many restaurants, Internet cafes, grocery store & market. You can rent a bike for the week or, you can hire a guide for the day. I have found that renting a car is a waste of money: They are often over priced, the 3.5 hour drive from Belize City to Placencia is half dirt road with poor signage, Belize rental cars are not up to US standards AND once you get to Placencia, you won't need it anyway.

In addition, I have a connection with the best fishing guide in the village, Alfred Williams, whose boat just won the 2010 LobsterFest! Alfred is a licensed Charter Boat Captain -- with his own boat, of course. Just tell Alfred what you want for dinner and he'll do his best to make sure that it's on the outdoor grill that night. He will even hand-catch lobster, if in season! For a day trip, you may consider a 18 mile boat ride to the private island of Ranguana. Alfred often drops the women & children on Ranguana and then take the guys out sport fishing for the day.

If you enjoy deep sea fishing, fly fishing for bonefish, spearfishing, snorkeling, diving or just relaxing on one of the many near-by, secluded islands, You/re going to LOVE Belize!


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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be at least 25 to rent...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Private bath, TV, 3 sets of French doors over looking Lagoon...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

    One queen bed and twin bunk beds. Guest bathroom adjacent...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Select Comfort style King - dual inflation control for individual comfort, Queen size Beds (1) Select Comfort style Queen - dual inflation control for individual comfort, Bunk Beds (1) Two, Twin bunk beds--new matresses!...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    100 channel cable TV (English & Spanish)...moreless

  • Television:

    32 inch Samsung...moreless

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Beach is a 10 minute walk. You CAN swin at Sunset Pointe, however, it's mainly for doing laps--children can play in the water at the property but not swim (too rocky)...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Maya mountains in the distance...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Caribbean view east of property. Lagoon view west of property. ...moreless

  • Water View:

    Placencia Lagoon on front side...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Beach is a 10 minute walk. You CAN swin at Sunset Pointe, however, it's mainly for doing laps--children can play in the water at the property but not swim (too rocky)...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    LG air conditioning unit in each bedroom and living room (3 total) VERY effective cooling!...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    If you bring your laptop, most of the restaurants have free WiFi. If you DON'T bring your laptop, there is an OFFICE SUPPLY in the village that charges $2 per 15 minute Hi-speed. (printer & FAX additional)...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street:

    Unit #9 designated parking spot is directly in front of the condo ...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Internet inside the unit, at the pool and atop the Widow's Walk...moreless

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Widow's Walk on top with hooks for a hamock--Beautiful views with a fantastic breeze! WiFi available up top!...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio (veranda) on both sides--with water view!...moreless

  • Gazebo:

    Gazebo on one of the two docks as well as at the pool...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Shared with only owners & guests of the 12 units on the property...moreless

  • Shared Hot Tub:

    Shared with only owners & guests of the 12 units on the property...moreless

 

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Fees:

  • Tax Rate 9%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

150 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fly into Belize City, fly trubo prop to Placencia
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
In Placencia Village
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
In Placencia Village
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Placencia

Car: Not Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: This is my son, Will. He is 12 years old and he LOVES Placencia! He spends most of his time out of doors on the property looking for star fish, fiddler crabs, geckos & anything else that intrigues him! If he's not 'scouting', he's at the pool his local buddy, Ajay. Placencia is a relaxing place for ALL ages!

Why the Owner Chose Placencia Village:
Placncia ia a village of about 500 residents, and is unlike a tourist city in Mexico. There are no US chain restaurants, and the people are friendly. In addition, the worlds narrowest street is in Placencia....nicknamed 'the Sidewalk.' In short, it is a quaint, 2nd world, friendly village, at the end of a 23 mile dirt road, with the Caribbean on 3 sides. Truly a wonderful place. We drink the water piped in from the Maya Mountains, and eat the fish, conch, and lobster we catch within a few miles of the dock. The produce, and perishables are grown in the Cayo District, most by Mennonite farmers. Most homes, including ours, are furnished with mahogany and wicker, manufactured in Belize by hand. There is much to do, or nothing to do, your choice...did I mention they speak ENGLISH??

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
You can hire a fishing guide to snorkel, dive or fish. A tour can be arranged for pick-up in the village (hike to waterfall, cave tubing, zip lining, Mayan Ruin tours, etc) In other words: No need to rent a car


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Master doors open to the beautiful (& breezy) Placencia Lagoon view

    Master doors open to the beautiful (& breezy) Placencia Lagoon view

  • Master bedroom has Select Comfort style air mattresses (king) & TV

    Master bedroom has Select Comfort style air mattresses (king) & TV

  • Livingroom has 100 channel cable TV, DVD player and IPod docking station

    Livingroom has 100 channel cable TV, DVD player and IPod docking station

  • Guest room has queen (Select Comfort) and twin bunk beds--sleeps 4

    Guest room has queen (Select Comfort) and twin bunk beds--sleeps 4

  • View from living room to lagoon side veranda--nice Caribbean breeze!

    View from living room to lagoon side veranda--nice Caribbean breeze!

  • Neighboring village of Dangriga

    Neighboring village of Dangriga

  • A VERY good day....courtesy of Alfred Williams!  (Lobster, conch & snapper)

    A VERY good day....courtesy of Alfred Williams! (Lobster, conch & snapper)

  • Plenty to do for adults AND children. No x-box or Wii necessary : )

    Plenty to do for adults AND children. No x-box or Wii necessary : )

  • View from the Widow's Walk on the top of each of the 3 building

    View from the Widow's Walk on the top of each of the 3 building

  • Front patio sitting area on lagoon side

    Front patio sitting area on lagoon side

  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

  • Guest bath.  Hand painted sinks from Cancun

    Guest bath. Hand painted sinks from Cancun

  • From Belize City, it's a 35 flight to our village, Placencia

    From Belize City, it's a 35 flight to our village, Placencia

  • Hire Alfred Williams as your chaterboat captain--for a guaranteed catch!

    Hire Alfred Williams as your chaterboat captain--for a guaranteed catch!

  • Breath taking sunsets!

    Breath taking sunsets!

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Date last modified - Tuesday, June 02, 2015

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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Condo
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 01/13/2015
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