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Bird Watching Vacation and So Much More!

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TERRACE, SUN DECK AND POOL, READY FOR A PERFECT VACATION FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Stay at our nicely furnished - painted in Caribbean style - superb decorated and very well maintained private 2 bedroom, 3 bathroom villa which lies right besides the private bird park. The Villa is located only 5 minutes drive or less than 15 minutes walk to the 3 beaches of Sosua, shopping, night life, bars and restaurants.
This luxurious holiday villa offers a fully equipped open plan kitchen from Mahogany wood with many amenities, like toaster, blender, 'Sharp' microwave oven, juicer, fridge/freezer, coffee maker, cook ware, cutlery, glasses and dishes. Indoor Dining area set for 4 plus American Breakfast Bar.
The spacious and comfortable dining/living room with vaulted ceilings, ceiling fans, sitting areas, radio/CD player and 42' LED Flat Screen Cable TV opens up to an outdoor dining area with splendid views to the well-groomed garden and private fully tiled swimming-pool.
Large Master Bedroom: Queen size bed, night tables, sofa, side tables, ceiling fan, air conditioning, Cable TV. Ample walk-in-closet with mirror, gas hot water heater, safe deposit box, iron and ironing board.
Second bedroom: Queen size bed, night tables, side tables, sofa bed/futon, floor to ceiling closet, mirror, vaulted ceiling with ceiling fan, air conditioning, safe deposit box. Both tiled en-suite bathrooms with vaulted ceilings, double sinks, non-slip tiles, shelves, mirrors, toilet and shower. Both bedrooms with black out curtains.

Garden with many tropical fruits: passion fruit, oranges, bananas, plantains, cherries, guava, papaya, further Almond trees, different kinds of palm trees and coconut palm trees.
Have a delicious BBQ (charcoal) on the generous, partly covered terrace with dining area set for 6, now there is also a nice sitting group. Small guest bathroom with shower next to pool.
Relax in the newly tiled private swimming pool, take a stroll down town, plan a lazy day at the beach and watch the sun set.
More:
All cabinets, closets, window frames and doors from solid Mahogany wood, living/dining room furniture from Wicker and Rattan, Inverter 3.6 KW for back up electricity, alarm system, camera system, carport and private parking..

This villa is next to a private dog rescue and bird park - means: only for ANIMAL LOVERS ! Wake up by the sound of Macaws and Amazons! Free Bird Watching of over 850 birds with appointments. Maybe you like to hand feed a budgie, cockatiel or love bird?
If you are lucky 'Maria' a blue/yellow Macaw rescue sings Happy Birthday... Don't need to bring: your binoculars - the birds are in large cages, perfect to see them all, most cages/aviaries have double doors: easy to enter for taking pictures.
Bird species of the private bird park which will be seen include:
- Budgies - Cebra Finches - Java Finches - Cebra Doves - Love Birds - yellow, green and blue Indian Ringnecks - Amazons - Red Lory - Dusky Lory - Hawk Parrots - Patagonias - Cockatiels - Black Headed Caiques - Sun Conures - Bourkets - White Cheak and Red Rosellas - blue/yellow Macaws -
and then there are the wild birds coming by: Native Amazons, Falcons, Cattle Egrets, Wood Peckers, Cigua Palmera, Smooth-Billed Ani, Common-Ground Doves, Frigate birds, Humming Birds and many more.
* 'Robin' and 'Connie' two 16 year old rescue cat males might visit you, there is also a small pond with red ear slider turtles in the bird park.
Maybe you like to have 'Milagro' with you, a female rescue dog who likes to be petted!
And: You are only minutes away from the Monkey Jungle, Zip Lining, Surfing, Kiting, Golf, Mini Golf, Snorkeling and Diving!

Included in rental:
drinking water, (on arrival also hand soap, Q-tips, kitchen paper towels, toilet paper, some charcoal and lighter fluid/BBQ), hot/cold water, cooking gas, 24/7 electricity, Cable TV, Internet/WIFI, cleaning of swimming pool, garbage disposal, maid service (every other day: floors, 1 x a week change of sheets, 2 x a week change of towels - NO CLEANING OF DISHES AND COOK WARE!), Not on Sunday ! Great Birding, Great Value, Great Fun ..

Sorry - no pets, I have a lot already next door.

Rental up to max. 5 people: (Sofa bed or inflatable full bed is available).
Contact owner for information about additional rental units.

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 140 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Only If They Are Pet Lovers and Not Too Noisy !...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Have a lot next door already!...moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    YES, Ash Trays Are In ALL Rooms. Dominican Republic is also famous for great hand made cigars....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Possible To Enter The Villa, But Not To Reach The Pool And Garden....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    with new pillow top mattress!...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size bed with new pillow top matress ! Plus Futon...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Queen Size Beds In Both Bedrooms, 1 Futon/Sleep Sofa In Second Bedroom, 1 Full Air Bed Available, now both bedrooms with safe deposit boxes....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Alarm System, Camera System, Inverter For Back-Up Electricity, Fully Walled Property, 2 Safe Deposit Boxes , Walk-In-Closet, Iron/Ironing Board, hot/cold water. Sun deck with 4 sun chairs, Walking distance to the sandy beaches of Sosua, only minutes drive to Monkey Jungle, Zip Lining, Surfing, Kiting, Golf, Mini Golf, Horse Back Riding, Snorkeling and Diving! Walking distance to night live, bars and clubs. 24/7 emergency clinic in 1 minute by car, supermarket and pharmacy in 2 minutes drive. Sosua also offers an Art Museum and a synagogue. You can hand feed a baby bird if you like and take pictures of the other birds...This will be for you and your family an unforgettable and unique vacation. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    some in English, some in German, some in Spanish...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    in living room...moreless

  • Game Room:

    back gammon, chess, cards, boccia, domino, dice...moreless

  • Games:

    Chess, Back Gammon, Dice, Cards, Domino, 4 wins and Boccia...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    over 250 chanels...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Indoor Dining Table Set for 4, Out Door Dining Set for 6...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Internet:

    WIFI...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    all new linens and comforters!...moreless

  • Living Room:

    with vaulted ceilings, 3 ceiling fans, game area, TV, stereo and more...moreless

  • Parking:

    PRIVATE PARKING...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Private Parking for 1 car...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels for Pool Area also provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    automatic White Westinghouse Washing Machine...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    a Dominican Creca, a normal coffee maker and a Canadian Coffee Maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    everything from pots to frying pans, dishes, glasses and cutlery, have to be cleaned by tenant(s)...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes for 6 available, have to be cleaned by tenant(s)...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Cabinets from Mahogany wood, American Breakfast Bar, stove with oven, toaster, blender, microwave oven, juicer, fridge / freezer, coffee maker, cookware, cutlery, glasses and dishes....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Large Sharp Micro Wave Oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    some spices, coffee filter, serviettes, kitchen paper towel upon arrival....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Spacious Terrace, Partly Covered, Blinds To Scroll Down If Wind, Sun Or Rain Are Bothering You....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Partly Covered/Roofed, All With Natural Stone Floor....moreless

  • Golf:

    available in about 30 minutes drive...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    with many fruit trees, colorful flowers and palm trees ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal BBQ, some charcoal and lighter fluid provided upon arrival... save the bones and left overs for my rescues please......moreless

  • Tennis:

    very close by...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Newly tiled private swimming pool surrounded by solar lamps, out door shower...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Oct 2 - Jun 1, 2015
2 night min stay
$125
$825
Lower Season
Jun 2 - Oct 1, 2015
2 night min stay
$110
$725
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$110

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

5th person possible, extra $20/night! (Sofa bed or inflatable full bed available). Taxes included.

Just no super loud parties after 12 midnight, I have a few neighbors.

Refundable Damage Deposit: $300 has to be send up front, rental amount has to be paid in cash upon arrival.

Prices are up to 4, extra person is $20 per night.

October 2nd till June 1st: $125 per night, 1 to 4 people, > Special: stay 7 nights for only $825 <

June 2nd till October 1st: $110 per night, 1 to 4 people, > Special: stay 7 nights for only $725! <

mind. stay 2 nights.


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Location

  • Cabarete

    "great to hang out at night, superb restaurants right on the ocean, watch the sunsets!"

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  • Ocean World

    "Ocean World in Puerto Plata is about 30 minutes by car and a real experience for young and old!"

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  • Paradise Island

    "One of my favorites! Incredible to swim/snorkel and all this fish come to you and eat out of..."

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  • lax

    "Lax in Cabarete is a great place, good food and friendly service!"

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  • Mesón de la Cava (El)

    "fantastic ! the nicest restaurant on the Island!"

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  • Restaurant Vesuvio

    "wonderful food right on the Malecon In Santo Domingo!"

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  • Sosua

    "Love it! Am living here since 1985!"

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  • Gri Gri Divers

    "nice place to visit, take a boat and enjoy life"

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  • Playa Grande

    "beautiful beach, white sand, great food and perfect "coco locos""

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8 Miles
Nearest Airport
International Airport of Puerto Plata
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Several bars
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Playa dorada
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Sosua/Cabarete or to Puerto Plata
0.4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Several restaurants
0.6 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sosua

Car: Recommended

This small town was actually founded in 1944 by Jewish immigrants. In 1985, my first vacation here, Sosua was still a laid back, sleepy little town. Today it offers nice hotels, B&Bs, Casinos, superb seafood and International cuisine restaurants, water parks, museum, art galleries and of course night life. Here you find everything from German butchers, bakeries to Italian, Mexican and Thai restaurants. A place which offers a very special vacation to everybody ! If you do plan a lazy / relaxing day at one of the beaches or you do prefer water sports, Sosua just has it all. In approx. 10 minutes drive is the famous Cabarete Kite-Surf-Beach, Mini Golf. Who comes to Sosua once will come back!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: My name is Andrea Thumeyer and I have been living in the Dominican Republic (also referred to as D.R.) since May 1985. When I first came to D.R. for a three-week vacation from my home country of Germany I fell in love upon arrival! This island is now my stay-cation; the vacation that I now permanently live in! In 1985 this wonderful Island had breathtaking and scenic views of the beaches, rivers, and country sides. The people were friendly, cultural and humble. And the food and music - were both filled with great island flavors (ask me about my favorites)! Now after living here for over 29 years, I can attest that this love has grown even more so since 85’! Lastly, I wanted to let you know that I am a huge pet lover and believe that each home should have a pet. I am also involved in an animal rescue and have saved many Dominican dogs, cats, birds, turtles and more. Currently I live with 11 dogs, 3 cats, over 850 birds, about 110 salt and sweet water fishes, 7 turtles and who knows what comes next.

Why the Owner Chose Sosua:
This villa is situated right next to my first 2 BR home which I bought in 1999, to have more space for my pets and me I purchased it in 2003. With this villa I had not only more space, there are also: carport, laundry and a pool. When friends came over we enjoyed the BBQ in this villa. Now it is a wonderful and relaxing vacation home! Contact owner for information about additional rental units.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
This newly renovated villa is perfect for a unique vacation with all it has to offer. Extremely high ceilings keep the house cool all year long. The king palm trees in front give it a special Caribbean touch. Since the surrounding lots are so far without homes cows and horses come to eat the grass. Wonderful to watch the calves playing. The villa is close to ALL amenities - from beaches, night life, water sports to golfing, less than 15 minutes drive from the International Airport of Puerto Plata, there is also a 24/7 Emergency clinic in only 1 minute drive. The closest Supermarket is to be reached in 2 minutes drive, open till 10pm!


Contact us

Speaks: english, german, spanish

 

Photos

  • TERRACE, SUN DECK AND POOL, READY FOR A PERFECT VACATION FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY

    TERRACE, SUN DECK AND POOL, READY FOR A PERFECT VACATION FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY

  • INDOOR DINING AREA FROM RATTAN SET FOR 4,  ALL ON MARBLE FLOORS.

    INDOOR DINING AREA FROM RATTAN SET FOR 4, ALL ON MARBLE FLOORS.

  • GAME CORNER WITH BOCCHIA, CHESS, BACK GAMMON, CARDS, DOMINO AND MORE

    GAME CORNER WITH BOCCHIA, CHESS, BACK GAMMON, CARDS, DOMINO AND MORE

  • MASTER BEDROOM: BLACKOUT CURTAINS, A/C, FAN, SOFA, WALK-IN-CLOSET, EN-SUITE BATH

    MASTER BEDROOM: BLACKOUT CURTAINS, A/C, FAN, SOFA, WALK-IN-CLOSET, EN-SUITE BATH

  • EN-SUITE MASTER BATHROOM: DOUBLE SINK, SHOWER, TOILET, HAIR BLOWER AND TOWELS.

    EN-SUITE MASTER BATHROOM: DOUBLE SINK, SHOWER, TOILET, HAIR BLOWER AND TOWELS.

  • GUEST BEDROOM: FAN VAULTED CEILING, QUEEN SIZE BED, EN-SUITE BATHROOM

    GUEST BEDROOM: FAN VAULTED CEILING, QUEEN SIZE BED, EN-SUITE BATHROOM

  • SOAP, Q-TIPS AND TOILET PAPER ON ARRIVAL PROVIDED

    SOAP, Q-TIPS AND TOILET PAPER ON ARRIVAL PROVIDED

  • CHARCOAL BBQ ON TERRACE, new: a Hollywood swing

    CHARCOAL BBQ ON TERRACE, new: a Hollywood swing

  • NEWLY TILED PRIVATE SWIMMING POOL SURROUNDED BY PALM TREES AND SOLAR LAMPS

    NEWLY TILED PRIVATE SWIMMING POOL SURROUNDED BY PALM TREES AND SOLAR LAMPS

  • SPECIAL POOL LIGHTS FOR ROMANTIC EVENINGS

    SPECIAL POOL LIGHTS FOR ROMANTIC EVENINGS

  • 'COCO' THE SALMON CRESTED MOLUKKEN CACATU WITH TOBY, 1 OF MY RESCUE DOGS

    'COCO' THE SALMON CRESTED MOLUKKEN CACATU WITH TOBY, 1 OF MY RESCUE DOGS

  • BLACK HEADED CAIQUES, ARE SOME OF THE PARROTS TO SEE.

    BLACK HEADED CAIQUES, ARE SOME OF THE PARROTS TO SEE.

  • FULLY EQUIPPED OPEN PLAN KITCHEN, All There For 6, AMERICAN BREAKFAST BAR

    FULLY EQUIPPED OPEN PLAN KITCHEN, All There For 6, AMERICAN BREAKFAST BAR

  • LIVING ROOM WITH 42' LED TV, STEREO, DVD PLAYER, ACCESS TO COVERED TERRACE

    LIVING ROOM WITH 42' LED TV, STEREO, DVD PLAYER, ACCESS TO COVERED TERRACE

  • READING CORNER

    READING CORNER

  • REST WELL IN YOUR VACATION !

    REST WELL IN YOUR VACATION !

  • GUEST BEDROOM: AC, FLOOR TO CEILING CLOSET, BLACK OUT CURTAINS, SAFE DEPOSIT BOX

    GUEST BEDROOM: AC, FLOOR TO CEILING CLOSET, BLACK OUT CURTAINS, SAFE DEPOSIT BOX

  • GUEST BATHROOM WITH DOUBLE SINK, SHOWER, TOILET, NON SLIP TILES, TOWELS PROVIDED

    GUEST BATHROOM WITH DOUBLE SINK, SHOWER, TOILET, NON SLIP TILES, TOWELS PROVIDED

  • OUTDOOR DINING FOR 6 UNDER COVERED TERRACE, BLINDS TO SCROLL DOWN BY RAIN/WIND.

    OUTDOOR DINING FOR 6 UNDER COVERED TERRACE, BLINDS TO SCROLL DOWN BY RAIN/WIND.

  • SUN DECK SURROUNDED BY KING PALM TREES AND COCONUT PALM TREES.

    SUN DECK SURROUNDED BY KING PALM TREES AND COCONUT PALM TREES.

  • ENJOY YOUR DAY RIGHT HERE!

    ENJOY YOUR DAY RIGHT HERE!

  • BLUE/YELLOW MACAW "MARLIS" ONE OF ALMOST 900 BIRDS FROM THE PRIVATE BIRD PARK NE

    BLUE/YELLOW MACAW "MARLIS" ONE OF ALMOST 900 BIRDS FROM THE PRIVATE BIRD PARK NE

  • HAWK PARROT IN ACTION, PLUS MANY MORE BIRDS TO SEE

    HAWK PARROT IN ACTION, PLUS MANY MORE BIRDS TO SEE

  • SUN CONURES ARE VERY COLORFUL BIRDS TO SEE IN MY PRIVATE BIRD PARK

    SUN CONURES ARE VERY COLORFUL BIRDS TO SEE IN MY PRIVATE BIRD PARK

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, german, spanish
  • Calendar last updated 05/03/2015
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but best by mail, athumeyer@gmail.com

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