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Luxurious Villa with Panoramic Ocean View and Private Pool

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Front of the house - welcome to Casa Presioso!

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Last updated: 08/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Santa Barbara villa description

Casa Presioso is a beautiful two-story house on a cul-de-sac in Santa Barbara on the island of Bonaire in the Dutch Caribbean (former Netherlands Antilles). Being built on the hill, it has a spectacular free panoramic view overlooking the ocean, Kralendijk and the islet Klein Bonaire.

Relax in the private pool with spacious sundeck, lie back in the lush cushions of our lounge area on the porch, or enjoy the serenity of every-day's beautiful sunsets after dinner on the outdoor dining room on the second floor - the best way to conclude another day of diving or snorkeling!

Casa Presioso has room for 6 people. All bedrooms have A/C and traditional ceiling fans with remote control. The master bedroom has a king-size bed and private bathroom. The other two bedrooms have large double beds that can be separated into two single beds and a shared bathroom. The villa is rented as one property, but you will only be charged for the amount of bedrooms in use.

Casa Presioso is especially well suited and equipped for divers and snorkelers: on the side of the house you will find separate rinse tanks for clothes, dive equipment and underwater photo/film gear, as well as a (lockable) drying area.

The computer in the living room is installed with professional photo editing software and equipped with a card-reader that can handle all types of memory cards. Use it to upload your photos to your Facebook or Flickr account, or view your slideshow on the TV screen in the living room! Throughout the house you will have (unlimited) broadband WiFi access.

The free-standing villa has a large and beautiful garden (1088 m² / 11,711 sq. ft.) with palm trees, bougainvillea and oleanders that bloom the whole year through.

Prices include:
- Pre-cleaning
- Fresh linen and bath towels (every week)
- Bathroom cleaning (every week)
- Luxury beach towels
- Pool cleaning (every week)
- Garden maintenance (every 2 weeks)
- Check-out cleaning
- Utilities (gas, water, electricity), internet, PC
- 10% Discount vouchers for dive and car rental partners

Complimentary services:
- PC with photo editing software
- At-your-service property manager
- Free airport pick-up
- Dive reservations
- Car Rental reservations


Keywords: detached, house, cul-de-sac, diving, free view, spacious, secluded, quiet, private, pool, holiday home, vacation rental, long term rental

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Villa
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 baby crib

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              • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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              • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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              • All bedrooms are equipped with remote controlled lights, fan and air conditioning. All beds have mosquito nets. Bedroom 1 and 2 have alarm clocks with iPod/iPhone docks....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                The kitchen is well-equipped with quality utensils, and lots of pots and pans....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                One of the refrigerators is conveniently located near the terrace and pool....moreless

              • Dining:

                Enjoy breakfast or dinner on the outside terrace...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                6...moreless

              • Child's Highchair
              • Pantry Items
              • Stove
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Oven
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Iron & Board
              • Living Room
              • Hair Dryer
              • Parking
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Air Conditioning
              • Washing Machine
              • Parking Off Street
              • Linens Provided
              • Towels Provided

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo

              Communications

              • Broadband Access
              • Computer Available
              • Wireless Internet
              • Telephone
              • Internet

              Pool & Spa

                  • Private Pool:

                    The pool is equipped with a MagnaPool system: potassium and magnesium mineral water that is therapeutic and reaxing for your body and hair. No more chlorine smell or salty residue on your skin!...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Balcony
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Wood Deck
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Porch / Veranda

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Location & View

                      • Ocean View:

                        Casa Presioso has a spectacular 270 degree view over Bonaire, the ocean and the islet of Klein Bonaire...moreless

                      Activities

                      • Restaurants
                      • Hospital
                      • Laundromat
                      • Medical Services
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Fishing
                      • Swimming
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Kayaking
                      • Tennis
                      • Sailing
                      • Spelunking
                      • Cycling
                      • Hiking
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Groceries
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Museums
                      • Marina
                      • Playground
                      • Churches
                      • Duty Free Shops
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Reefs
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Boating
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Shelling
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Walking
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Low Season
                      Mar 29 - Nov 28, 2014
                      5 night min stay
                      €185
                      €1,110
                      High Season
                      Nov 29 - Dec 19, 2014
                      6 night min stay
                      €204
                      €1,221
                      Holiday Season
                      Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      €1,332
                      My Standard Rate
                      5 night min stay
                      €185

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit €185
                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      Base rates are in USD - mentioned rates in Euro are approximate conversions.

                      Each full week: stay 7 nights, but pay for only 6.

                      Weekly rates: $1500 (low season) $1650 (high season), $1800 (Christmas season).

                      The base rates are for 2 persons and occupancy of 1 bedroom.

                      Add $15 per night or $90 per week for each additional bedroom.

                      Tourist Tax ($5.45 per night per person > 13yr) is not included


                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                      Last updated: 08/20/2014
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                      Location

                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Flamingo International Airport (BON)
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Various dive sites and beaches
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Ocean front resorts with bar and restaurants

                      Car: Necessary

                      Kite boarding/surfing, Harley-Davidson motorcycle tours and rental of motorbikes, scooters and bikes

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2011

                      About the owner: We are a dutch couple working in the Amsterdam area as PhD molecular biologist at the Academic Medical Center and COO of a medium-sized software company. When we aren't working you will probably find us up in the air (paragliding or flying a sports airplane), down below (diving and shooting UW pictures) or on the ground, riding our motor bike.

                      Why the Owner Chose Santa Barbara:
                      After having spent our holiday in several other houses on the island we thought it would be exciting to look for one that could be our own. One of the first houses we found was Casa Presioso and we immediately fell in love with its great lay-out and really spectacular views. We intend to make Casa Presioso a diver's paradise in Diver's Paradise Bonaire!

                      The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
                      Nothing beats sitting on our outdoor dining terrace after dinner, enjoying a drink and a great sunset or gazing at the stars and lights of fishing boats on the sea at night...


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: dutch, german, english

                      Links to more information:

                       

                      Photos

                      • Front of the house - welcome to Casa Presioso!

                        Front of the house - welcome to Casa Presioso!

                      • Cool off in the pool after a great day of diving or snorkeling

                        Cool off in the pool after a great day of diving or snorkeling

                      • The private road to the house is marked at the main road

                        The private road to the house is marked at the main road

                      • Master bedroom with private bathroom

                        Master bedroom with private bathroom

                      • Bedrooms #2 and #3 share a bathroom with easy access in between rooms

                        Bedrooms #2 and #3 share a bathroom with easy access in between rooms

                      • Great 270 degree views over the ocean, Bonaire and the islet Klein Bonaire

                        Great 270 degree views over the ocean, Bonaire and the islet Klein Bonaire

                      • Outside dining room on terrace

                        Outside dining room on terrace

                      • Casa Presioso is surrounded by a beautiful and well-maintained garden

                        Casa Presioso is surrounded by a beautiful and well-maintained garden

                      • Many birds (parrots, singing birds, humming birds) live in the garden

                        Many birds (parrots, singing birds, humming birds) live in the garden

                      • Casa Presioso is decorated with our best underwater photos from around the world

                        Casa Presioso is decorated with our best underwater photos from around the world

                      • Back of the house, porch, terrace, pool deck and pool

                        Back of the house, porch, terrace, pool deck and pool

                      • Pool by night

                        Pool by night

                      • Bathroom belonging to master bedroom

                        Bathroom belonging to master bedroom

                      • Fully equipped living room with balcony and large terrace

                        Fully equipped living room with balcony and large terrace

                      • Divers paradise: rinse and store your gear to dry directly at the house

                        Divers paradise: rinse and store your gear to dry directly at the house

                      • Dining under the stars while gazing at the lights of fishing boats at sea

                        Dining under the stars while gazing at the lights of fishing boats at sea

                      • Plants in the garden have flowers all year round

                        Plants in the garden have flowers all year round

                      • Enjoy the warmth out of the sun in the lounge area near the pool

                        Enjoy the warmth out of the sun in the lounge area near the pool

                      • Get a tan on the pool deck on the recliner chairs

                        Get a tan on the pool deck on the recliner chairs

                      • Enjoy nature on Bonaire, above and below the surface, and all within close range

                        Enjoy nature on Bonaire, above and below the surface, and all within close range

                      VRBO #353209

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, June 18, 2014

                      €185 - €204 per night (EUR)
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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 08/20/14
                      Minimum stay: 5-7 nights
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