Premier Oceanfront Penthouse

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Last updated: 11/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Penthouse consisting of the entire 10th floor, overlooks the Salinas Yacht Club and both the Chipipe beach and Salinas beach on the Malecon. Condo is approx. 3000 sq.ft. with 4 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths. All have ensuite baths, Three bedrooms have king beds, one has twin beds. Master has huge bath, jetted tub, large separate shower, his and hers vanities. Step out the front door of the building and you are on Chipipe Beach, the nicest one. Rent a cabana and four chairs for about $10/day.. Vendors sell food, beer, cold coconuts, ice cream, clothing, sunglasses and just about everything you didn't know you needed. If you're young at heart, rent a jet ski, go for a banana boat or raft ride, or rent a paddle boat. Walk the beautiful beach for your morning exercise and possibly meet other Americans and Canadians doing the same. Or just sit on the fully furnished covered balcony which is over 700 sq.ft. (15 x 48) and watch the action, listen to the gentle waves on the bay. June-September, watch the whales. Have your morning coffee there, even have meals at the table which seats 6-8. This building is located two blocks from the noisy Malecon, making it a quieter place to stay and no busy street to cross to get to the beach.
Every room has an ocean view, and for that nap time and at night, all bedrooms have blackout shades to darken the rooms. All bedrooms and kitchen have new A/C units which are seldom needed because of the ocean breezes. All rooms and terrace have ceiling fans. There are no TV's in the bedrooms.
This condo was totally remodeled last year to the highest standards, with granite counter tops in kitchen and baths, custom cedar cabinetry in kitchen which has more than forty feet of counter space with under counter lighting. The flooring throughout is Italian stone providing a nonslip surface. Kitchen is complete with refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, extra electric oven, microwave, five burner gas stove with oven, 40' gas BBQ grill vented to the outdoors, Insinkerator disposer, KitchenAid mixer, coffeepot, blender, extra refrigerator, dining table that seats 6-8, everything needed to cook and eat. There is a reverse osmosis/ultraviolet water filter system to make coffee and supply the refrigerator ice maker, so no need for large jugs of purified water or ice cube trays.
The living room sports a 75' Samsung Smart
HD /3D/TV with Blue Ray/3D player, and Sony surround sound system. Direct TV Total package is provided at no extra charge. There are two cordless phones for free local calls, WiFi.The building has 24/7 guards.
The laundry room has washer and gas dryer.
Just a couple of blocks away, there are good ceviche restaurants, shopping, and the town of Salinas offers a variety of restaurants, many of which are frequented by expats. There is a large contingency of expats in Salinas, so you are sure to make new acquaintances at the eateries and on the beach.
The property manager, fluent in English and Spanish, can arrange transportation to and from the Guayaquil airport, and for a nominal charge, he can take you on day trips to Montanita or other nearby destinations in his personal car, take you grocery shopping, cook meals, make a pizza or sushi. He will make sure your stay is a comfortable and enjoyable one.
This condo is not a typical rental, it is our home in Ecuador. It is fully equipped with most everything you will need.


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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 10
  • 3000 sq. ft.
  • Details:

    Elevator : Elevator goes only to 9th floor. One flight of stairs to 10th....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking allowed on balcony ONLY. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Elevator goes to 9th floor. One flight of stairs to condo entrance...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 4

    Guest powder room...moreless

  • Master Bath: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    His & hers vanities, urinal, linen closet...moreless

  • Three baths are ensuite with shower only Master suite has whirlpool tub, large shower, Two sink vanities...moreless

Other Amenities

  • 24 hour security guards Secure enclosed parking area Whale watching season is late June thru early October...moreless


  • Games:

    Chinese checkers Rummy O Puzzles Checkers/Tic Tac Toe Dominoes ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Complimentary Direct TV Total package...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Sony surround sound system...moreless

  • Television:

    75' Samsung Smart HD/3D with surround sound...moreless

  • Video Library:

    No. DVDs can be purchased at the video store, usually $1 to $8...moreless


  • Sports & Activities


  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Paddle Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining:

    Seats 6 to 8 in kitchen Seats 6-8 on balcony...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    All bedrooms have A/C units...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:


  • Elevator:

    Elevator goes only to 9th floor. One flight of stairs to 10th....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Two recliners, two side chairs Office area ...moreless

  • Parking:

    One covered space although a car is unnecessary. ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Two cordless...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Glassware Dinnerware & silverware Cooking pans...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Blender, mixer, juicer, electric skillet, coffeepot...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Electric wall oven...moreless


  • Balcony:

    15x48 with two conversation areas & dining table...moreless

  • Boat:

    Fishing charters may be booked with charter company on Malecon...moreless

Building Type

  • Building

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.8
from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low season
Oct 9 - Dec 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$975 $3,500
New Years
Dec 28 - Jan 3, 2016
6 night min stay

High season
Jan 4 - Jun 5, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,100 $3,900
Carnival (Mardi Gras)
Feb 3 - Feb 9, 2016
7 night min stay

flat fee
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included


Unit available starting June 1, 2014

Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 11/19/2015
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80 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Fresh produce and fish market nearby

Many restaurants to choose from

Large expat community


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

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Speaks: english



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    Hakuna Matata means No Worries

  • Kitchen Dining

    Kitchen Dining

  • Coffee bar

    Coffee bar

  • Terrace


  • Terrace with Chipipe in background

    Terrace with Chipipe in background

  • Bath in bedroom #1

    Bath in bedroom #1

  • Bath in bedroom #2

    Bath in bedroom #2

  • Bath in bedroom #3

    Bath in bedroom #3

  • Recliners & wine bar

    Recliners & wine bar

  • Salinas Yacht Club view from balcony

    Salinas Yacht Club view from balcony

  • Chipipe beach

    Chipipe beach

  • Entry Hallway

    Entry Hallway

  • BBQ grill

    BBQ grill

  • Terrace with Salinas in background

    Terrace with Salinas in background

  • Bedroom  #1 with king bed

    Bedroom #1 with king bed

  • Bedroom #2 king bed

    Bedroom #2 king bed

  • Bedroom #3 two twin beds

    Bedroom #3 two twin beds

  • Entertainment center

    Entertainment center

  • Regatta


  • Salinas beach on Malecon

    Salinas beach on Malecon

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