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A Taste of Island Living in the Heart of Paradise! Utila

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Last updated: 06/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Utila cottage description

Built in December 2012, provides an airy two level living space with beautiful local hardwood floors throughout, Honduran custom made furniture, two air conditioned bedrooms on the main floor, 3 bathrooms, all built to American standards. A wooden stairway leads to the second level with polished hardwood cathedral ceiling with 2 queen bed private spaces and private porches overlooking the occean,Pumpkin Hill and Botanical garden. The cottage is ideal for two couples or a group of up to 8 people.
• 24 hours surveillance
• Concierge service
• Medical assistance
• Ceiling fans and air conditioners
• Full kitchen with fridge, 5 burner gas stove/oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee maker, George Foreman grill, cutlery, cooking utensils, water cooler
• Private chef on request (Advance booking required)
• Wi-Fi available for purchase
• Cable TV, DVD player, LCD TV
• Outdoor deck/dining area
• Wrap around balcony, private porch and hammock
• Landscaped tropical garden. Wading pool
• 24 hours hot water shower
• Bottled water is available for purchase, tap water is not suitable for drinking.
• Linens and towels provided, 110V power outlets
• Housekeeping once a week
• Laundry service (surcharge)
• Scooter Taxi (Tuk Tuk) / golf cart / bicycles available at nominal cost
• Food takeout/delivery service available on request
• Free guest parking
• Massage treatment aailable on request
• Distance to bank/ATM, health clinic, pharmacy, money exchange, supermarket, dive centers, beach are approx 0.5 Km away or a 6 minute walk. Major credit cards are accepted at most places but at times there is a surcharge. Local currency is Lempiras
• Tours/ticket assistance
• Airport/ferry transportation (surcharge)
• Free cell phone for local calls

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 3700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Concierge
          • Massage
          • Private Chef
          • Staff

          Suitability

          • Smoking Allowed:

            OUTSIDE ONLY...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            Upper level...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

            Upper level...moreless

          • An airy, private,two level living space with beautiful local hardwood floors throughout, Honduran custom made furniture, two air conditioned bedrooms,on the main floor,walk in closets, a wooden stairway leads to the second level with polished hardwood cathedral ceiling, with 2 queen bed private spaces and private porches overlooking the occean,Pumpkin Hill and Botanical garden. The cottage is ideal for two couples or a group of up to 8 people. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet

            Hot water shower...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, bidet

            Ensuite, hot water shower...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, bidet, shower

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          • 3 bathrooms,hot water shower,built to American standards. Cottage newly built in 2012...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining Area Seats:

            8...moreless

          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Pantry Items
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 8 people

          Amenities

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Surcharge...moreless

          • Air Conditioning
          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided
          • Parking

          Other Amenities

              • -24 hours surveillance -110V power outlets -Concierge service -Medical assistance -Food takeout/delivery service available on request -Free guest parking -Massage treatment aailable on request -Distance to bank/ATM, health clinic, pharmacy, money exchange, supermarket, dive centers, beach are approx 0.5 Km away or a 6 minute walk. -Major credit cards are accepted at most places but at times there is a surcharge. -Local currency is Lempiras -Tours/ticket assistance -Airport/ferry transportation (surcharge) ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Video Library

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Free cell phone for local calls...moreless

              Pool & Spa

                  Outdoor Features

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Location & View

                  • Resort:

                    The cottage is designed so as to provide the guests an experience of the surrounding sights. The cottage’s unique wooden architecture, a wrap around balcony, large deck, private porch and wading pool creates a cool relaxing ambience which gives a new meaning to the word 'Relax'. Dip into the wading pool and listen to the sounds of the flowing water. Enjoy the cool breeze, the stunning scenery while you relax on the handcrafted wooden swing hung high up from a tree while tasting fresh Honduran coffee. Sip your chilled beer while strolling to the ferry dock, and enjoy the sensational sunset view. Sit under the tree with a good book or your computer,you can be as active or passive as you desire. Be part of nature and the best of all feed the beautiful peacocks. ...moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Wrapped in the cool embrace of Pumpkin Hill, lush vegetation of Quiebra Piedra, the Botanical Garden, and view of the Caribbean sea, the ambience is irresistibly appealing to every lover of Nature....moreless

                  • Ocean View:

                    La Mayur is a dream destination for all divers and sea lovers surrounded by marine life with a view of the Carribean Sea...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Medical Services
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Paragliding
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Sailing
                  • Parasailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Surfing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Cycling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Laundromat
                  • Groceries
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Churches
                  • Marina
                  • Restaurants
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Cinemas
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Boating
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Hiking
                  • Fishing
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.8
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  High Season
                  Jan 11 - Aug 31, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  C$133 C$133
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                  C$749 C$1,399

                  Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$27 per night, per additional guest

                  Seasonal pricing
                  Dec 18 - Aug 31, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  C$133
                  C$749 C$1,399
                  Samantha Santha
                  Apr 9 - Apr 19, 2015
                  11 night min stay

                  C$1,750
                  flat fee
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  C$109
                  C$629 C$1,090

                  Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$27 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

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning C$27
                  • Tax Rate 7%

                  Notes:

                  Rates apply for 1-4 persons for house, kids below 8 stay free. Additional persons $27 per night. The cottage is suitable for 2 couples or upto 8 persons with complete privacy and will not be shared with any other guests. Electricity cost is very high on the island and is noted as the taxes.


                  Cancellation policy:

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                  Last updated: 06/28/2014
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                  Location

                  4 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Utila Island airport
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Utila Ferry dock
                  0.6 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Chepes Beach
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Treetanic
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Mango Inn

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  La Mayur is located beyond The Mango Inn, just past BICA on Hibiscus Road. and approx 0.5 Km away or a 6 minutes walk from the center of town but far enough away from the hustle and bustle to allow for privacy.

                  The Island of Utila is famous for scuba diving/ snorkeling and known as the cheapest place in the world to get PADI certification. The world’s second largest barrier reef runs alongside Utila. The island also has the largest local population of whale sharks and a research centre dedicated to studying them.It’s easily accessible by daily flights or by a short ferry ride from La Ceiba.Celebrate your destination wedding in a secluded beach paradise where white sand, swaying palms and calm waters set a romantic experience. The island’s stunning natural landscape provides the perfect backdrop for the ultimate tropical marriage ceremony, and the turquoise waters make for some dramatic photographs on the day.

                  Say “I do” surrounded by blue skies, turquoise waters and lush island landscapes. Once vows have been exchanged, feast on local seafood with family and friends.

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2012

                  About: La Mayur was founded in 2012 by two intrepid global travelers from Canada, with an insatiable taste for adventure and who are committed to the conservation and preservation of Utila. Peacocks breed in Quiebra Piedra,the Botanical Garden adjacent to La Mayur and the birds are a beautiful sight from La Mayur. Mayur in Sanskrit means “Peacock” whose exotic beauty captured our minds on our very first visit to Utila, hence the name La Mayur. Wrapped in the cool embrace of Pumpkin Hill, lush vegetation of Quiebra Piedra, the Botanical Garden, and view of the Caribbean sea, the ambience that the cottage exudes is irresistibly appealing to every lover of Nature. As the daylight spills across your bed, awaken to a divers paradise or plan to make it a theme wedding destination. La Mayur is a proud supporter of the local community. Proceeds from your stay support the local schools including a non profit organization Children of Utila

                  Why Utila:
                  -Go scuba diving, snorkeling, swimming, kayaking, sunbathing, enjoy the coral reefs and colorful marine life. There are a number of Dive centers providing courses for PADI certification -For the adventurous, enjoy riding the horses up on the hills. -Nature walks along the trails will take you to the Pumpkin Hill, the highest point on the island. Guided Island tours of the Crusoe cave, Fresh water caves, the Iguana Center, Pumpkin Hill are available at a nominal cost. -Ride the water taxis to the Utila Cays and enjoy the turquoise waters or go fishing. -Exploring the island by bicycle offers gentle exercise and available at a nominal rent. For the less challenged, drive around in the golf carts, two wheelers, Tuk Tuk taxis -Enjoy the eclectic bars filled with fun loving locals and young travelers from around the world. The Beer, Cocktail drinks, and food (Fajitas, Quesadias and many more) are at rock bottom prices. -Utila has an active night life and the night Tourist Police patrol makes it a safe place. -Eating here is inexpensive and bars are open late in the night. -If you do not wish to cook in our fully equipped custom designed kitchen, there are various restaurants close by. -Full kitchen with fridge, 5 burner gas stove/oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee maker, George Foreman grill, cutlery, cooking utensils, water cooler - The service of our private chef is available free for any catering request(Cost of food extra).Advance booking is required -Getting to Utila is a relatively simple process from many gateway cities. Direct flights to both San Pedro Sula and Roatan are now available - The Island has a wide choice of rental transportation ( bicycles, golf carts, two-wheelers, scooters) are available at a nominal cost. Tuk Tuk Taxis are cheap and available for approx. Lempira 20

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  -All Rates apply for 1- 4 persons. -Suitable for children, kids below 8 years stay free -The main language spoken is English but most islanders speak Spanish as well. Instead of having bottled juice, here you enjoy the authentic taste of natural fresh fruit juice. Tropical fruits abound, and visitors are amazed at the variety of flavors and fruits one did not even dream existed. -It’s easily accessible by daily flights or by a short ferry ride from La Ceiba. -Number of volunteer opportunities (BICA-Bay Islands Conservation Association at the visitors center, Iguana station, Canahua) in Utila are available with schools and local research centers dedicated to local flora and fauna.


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                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • La Mayur, Front view

                    La Mayur, Front view

                  • Large deck with swing

                    Large deck with swing

                  • Living room

                    Living room

                  • Bedroom 1

                    Bedroom 1

                  • Walk in Closet

                    Walk in Closet

                  • Upper floor

                    Upper floor

                  • South view of the Occean

                    South view of the Occean

                  • White sandy beach

                    White sandy beach

                  • Turquoise calm Caribbean Sea

                    Turquoise calm Caribbean Sea

                  • Birds of the Island

                    Birds of the Island

                  • Fun on the waters

                    Fun on the waters

                  • Utila Festivities- CARNIVAL

                    Utila Festivities- CARNIVAL

                  • Outdoor Pool

                    Outdoor Pool

                  • Wrap around balcony

                    Wrap around balcony

                  • Designer Kitchen with dining

                    Designer Kitchen with dining

                  • Bedroom 2

                    Bedroom 2

                  • Bathroom with hot shower

                    Bathroom with hot shower

                  • Bedrooms 3, 4

                    Bedrooms 3, 4

                  • East View of Pumpkin Hill

                    East View of Pumpkin Hill

                  • Fun on the beach

                    Fun on the beach

                  • Chepes Beach

                    Chepes Beach

                  • Birds of the Island

                    Birds of the Island

                  • Charter trips to Water Cays

                    Charter trips to Water Cays

                  • Diving Boat

                    Diving Boat

                  VRBO #482331

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Monday, June 23, 2014

                  C$109 - C$133 per night (CAD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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