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Available Samana Santa Easter Week $1500. Walking Distance Town Center

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Last updated: 03/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Antigua house description

Casa del Oasis is about a five minute walk to the Mercado, the artisan market and the main grocery store.

The house is located in a quiet neighborhood, at the end of a private drive. It is an easy walk to the park in the center of town, all the ruins and churches, as well as the many wonderful places to eat and shop.

There is a maid that is available to you, free of charge three days a week. If you need a maid for more time than this, it can be arranged. The property offers secure off road parking.
The house is laid out in the traditional Spanish colonial 'U' shape with an enclosed courtyard which includes a fountain, lovely plants, outside dining and seating areas.

There are two bedroom and three baths downstairs in the main part of the house. Upstairs is the master bedroom/bath, as well as an exit to the terrace with dining and relaxing areas, as well as a hot tub. There is also a trundle bed in the upstairs hall.

Directly across the courtyard is the servant's wing. There are two bedroom (one has twin bunk beds and bath), as well as full laundry area.

The bottom part of the 'U' contains the living room, dining room, kitchen and garage area. All furnishing are new or antiques. There is WIFI and cable TV.

The property also has a hot tub on the upstairs terrace and a small quiet garden to one side of the house that is a nice space to sit and read.

This property has an extensive water purification system so you can drink the water straight out of the tap. There is also a cistern so when Antigua is out of water, you are not. There are also several levels security.

Having rented houses in Antigua before buying this home, we stayed in some lovely places but they were either very noisy, had poor ventilation, lack of security, impure water,to far from town or just not comfortable. We are making this home as comfortable and convenient as we can for ourselves and our guests.

Airport pickup can be arranged. If you are staying for a month or more, we will provide airport pickup free of charge. We can also arrange groceries to be in the home when you arrive and a cook if you need one.

Hotel Soleil is close by and for a fee you can have access to the pool and their facilities. There are also other hotels with pools that are available for a small fee.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    24 years of age. No groups of college students....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    There is a low step that goes from the courtyard into the house and another from garage into courtyard....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Please do not smoke in the house. There are two gardens and the entrance driveway that you can smoke in....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    If you are stay for more than a month, we can discuss having a pet....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    View of garden area with bath just outside bedroom door....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    View of courtyard and in-suite bathroom with shower...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Smaller bedroom with bath across courtyard...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 bunk bed

    2 twins with in-suite bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 2 twin/ single

    trundle bed in upstairs landing/hall area....moreless

  • Bedroom 1 master: 1 king

    Bathroom with tub/shower. Separate toilet room....moreless

  • Three bedrooms with in-suite bathrooms. The other two share bathrooms. The three bedrooms in the main part of the house are nice a airy, the other 2 are smaller and in what was once the servant's wing. All have been furnished with locally made wood furnishing and local textiles, paintings and handicrafts. All beds have quality sheets and new mattresses....moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Just outside the door. Shared with another bedroom....moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    In-suite....moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    across the courtyard. Shared with bedroom 2...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Views of the volcanos and surrounding mountains from the upstairs terrace/dining area...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Nice formal dinning room with windows on both sides and open to living room at one end. Nice table with marble inlays and sideboards. seating for 6 with 2 extra chairs that can be used...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New clothes dryer. Please use dryer as little a conveniently possible. It is very expensive to operate. Thee is a drying rack and small close line....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Wood can be purchased at the local market. You can arrange for delivery....moreless

  • Garage:

    1 car...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Comfortable living room with new furniture, TV and fireplace...moreless

  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    New quality washer....moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen with a nice gas stove, microwave, blender, upgraded pots and pans, toaster, mixer and enough dishes to serve 15...moreless

  • Microwave:

    stainless steel...moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Paper products, minimal spices. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Six burner gas stove...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    seating area overlooking courtyard...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Upstairs terrace, downstairs courtyard and gardens....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    There is the courtyard with lawn, plants and fountain. Front and side gardens with lawns, flowering plants and seating area...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There is a pool at the convention center two blocks from the house. It is available for a fee of around $10. per day....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Easter
Mar 30 - Apr 6, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500
Christmas 2015
Dec 20 - Dec 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500
New Year 2016
Dec 28 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,500
Easter 2016
Mar 21 - Mar 28, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,800
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$190
$900 $2,300
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • insurance for damages $49
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 03/27/2015
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Location

  • Parque Central

  • Mercado de Artesanias (Market)

    "This is the place to buy all your groceries. Quite a cultural experience. "

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  • San Juan del Obispo

    "Very much worth a bus ride up the hill. Large convent that is now a museum. Great restaura..."

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  • El Calvario

  • Capuchinas Convent

    "A must see if you are interested in the ruins in Antigua. "

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  • Recoleccion

    "My favorite ruin in Antigua. It's behind the bus station and I never even knew about until ..."

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  • Dona Luisa Xicotencatl

    "This is an okay restaurant. The food is inexpensive and it is in a courtyard in one of the ..."

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  • Tartines

    "An absolute must for sunset drinks!! Best when there are clouds so the sun reflect off of th..."

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41 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Guatemala City
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
9 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
82 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Pacific Coast

Car: Not Necessary

Our house is located at the end of a private gated neighborhood of 14 homes. We have a small community garden under development where kids can play or you can just sit and relax. There is a mix of Guatemalans and ex pats living here. All homes are nicer properties. Neighbors are friendly and welcoming.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012

About: We live in rural Washington state on a small farm where we have raised and trained hunter and jumper horses for the past 20 years. Our farm is about 90 miles south of Seattle. Having vacationed in Antigua for the past three years, we decided this was where we wanted to spend part of the year once we retire and sell the farm. At present we can only make it down to Antigua a couple of times a year for short stays.

Why Antigua:
After traveling around for several years we went to Antigua when a friend recommend the town to us; she said we would love it because of its history, ruins, (UNESCO site), fabulous restaurants, rural farming areas close by, the cosmopolitan feel to the town and of course the climate. She was right. On the third trip down we decided to buy this home.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
There were several things we were looking for in a house and this house met those requirements: close in, formal courtyard, larger home and a quiet neighborhood. A plus to this house is that it has three levels of water purification, several levels of security and mosquito screens on all the bedroom windows.


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Photos

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Morning room. Nice place to have coffee if it is to cool outside.

    Morning room. Nice place to have coffee if it is to cool outside.

  • Bedroom 5 with private bath

    Bedroom 5 with private bath

  • kitchen with everything needed to prepare complete meals.

    kitchen with everything needed to prepare complete meals.

  • Upstairs Terrace

    Upstairs Terrace

  • Courtyard

    Courtyard

  • View from terrace.  Volcanoes in the clouds.

    View from terrace. Volcanoes in the clouds.

  • Volcano Auga. Picture taken from upstairs terrace.

    Volcano Auga. Picture taken from upstairs terrace.

  • The neighborhood.

    The neighborhood.

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Master bath with tub, shower, separate toilet room

    Master bath with tub, shower, separate toilet room

  • Bedroom 4 across the courtyard from bathroom

    Bedroom 4 across the courtyard from bathroom

  • Bathroom shared with bedroom 2 and 4.

    Bathroom shared with bedroom 2 and 4.

  • terrace with volcanoes in the distance. Balcony off master bedroom

    terrace with volcanoes in the distance. Balcony off master bedroom

  • Front Garden

    Front Garden

  • Relaxing afternoon

    Relaxing afternoon

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  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    11
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/27/2015
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