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'Free Form' concrete dome house. 'Beach Rustic' style. The beauty of this property is it's LOCATION and privacy. The property is North of Placencia Village, about a 20 minute walk on the beach to access the Placencia Village sidewalk that runs through the center of the village, 10 minute bike ride, or 2 minutes by Taxi. Easy to walk to the airstrip from the house (5 minutes max) and call or catch a Taxi from Maya Island terminal...(which also has air conditioning for your wait if neccessary). Taxis can deliver you to the doorstep on return. The location allows quick access to the village, but your own yard and property for seclusion and quiet when you desire, without the noise of the village area. Complete grocery store on the road, at the North end of the village.
Sleeps 2 to 6. 2 bedrooms with double bed. (one double bed per room) 2 futons that open for twin beds. 1 concrete sleeping platform makes into spare bed. Complete kitchen, coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave. 'On demand' gas hot water. Artesian well water, safe to drink from the tap! Family friendly house with private tropical garden; Orchids, Palms, Butterflies, Iguanas and birds. Thatched private porch with gates from front door of house. ....240ft. sandy beach beyond garden. Beach towels. Chairs at beach. Many books, checkers and chess. Cable TV w/ movies. Game table. AC and 2 floor fans. Windows will open to garden/porch area if not using AC. Caretakers on site for any questions. Laundry & additional housekeeping service for fee. Fresh towels and sheets are available. Rent a Belize cell phone on arrival at Belize International. BTL office across parking area, ask at airport. BZ cell phones are inexpensive and handy for calling taxis, tour operators, and communicating while in the village. Grocery store and bank within a mile. Many restaurants in village and peninsula. Fishing guides, Tour Guides and Dive Operators will pick you up at house.
Placencia Village is 5 mintues away by taxi which will pick you up at the road, or at the property. Groceries and gift shopping as well as the Placencia Tourism Center located in the village....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Large desk area w/ 2 additional chairs.
coffee table in Living Area...moreless
Seating for 4 people
When door & windows are CLOSED
Large digital AC for the entire living areas/bedrooms...moreless
WiFi provided. You can rent a cell phone at the Belize International Airport on arrival. BTL office just across parking lot from terminal. !0$BZ per day ($5 US) plus refundable deposit upon return....moreless
Cable TV in living area. Two futons for seating, coffee table. Desk off living area....moreless
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$200
Over 4 adults, each additional adult +$20US 6 guests MAXIMUM including children. The house will not accommodate more than this amount!! Caretakers will check this policy!
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100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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From your private home, you may arrange for pick up by dive operators, fishing guides, or taxis to village amenities and shopping. Taxis available at airstrip for heavy or multiple bags. Rental cars available, make reservations!. barefootservicesbelize.com (tell them your staying at Betsys house at Rum Point for your location). Rent cell phones at BZE on arrival, located at BTL office across airport parking lot, in BZ City. Placencia Lobsterfest is the biggest event of the year, see www.placencia.com for details. If you are planning on attending make reservations EARLY. Placencia is known for its easy going lifestyle. Flights on small planes w/ Maya Island air or Tropic Air can take you everywhere in the country as well as Tikal in Guatemala. Belize is a small country therefore all flights are short. Belize City to Placencia is approx. 35 minutes. From your rental home, you can walk South along the beach 1/4 mile to Francis Ford Coppolas' Turtel Inn, as well as other beach front restaurants and bars. Walk south down the beach to access the sidewalk in Placencia Village (famous as the shortest municipal sidewalk in the world) to shop and find many restaurants. The sidewalk runs the length of the village just back from the beautiful beaches that Placencia is famous for.