Tropical Retreat Villa&Studio

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Last updated: 11/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Fabulous house at the edge of El Yunque National Forest. Breathtaking mountain and ocean views create a picture perfect setting for this exquisitely appointed, custom multi-level home. Nestled in a quiet rural neighborhood, this very special home was built with French/Spanish influence. It's beautifully landscaped tropical grounds are in a park like setting. Enjoy gentle ocean breezes as you relax on this lush, tranquil and private one acre garden.

You will enjoy fresh fruit you'll directly from the garden varying with the seasons: bananas, papayas, mangos, passion fruits, star fruits, cherries... Admire all the tropical flowers just beside the large and covered patio. Enjoy the magnificent view from the front balcony.

Sleep with the relaxing music of the coquis

You will appreciate plenty of space. the main level covers more than 1 110 sq foot, including 2 sleeping rooms, the kitchen, dining, living room, the bathroom and a reading room. The lower level covers and extra 560 sq feet studio apartment with separate entrance from main level.

The studio includes a bedroom area, a living room nook, a dining area, a bright bathroom with a walk in closet, a dining area. Many windows allows great luminosity and it has it's own balcony with a great garden and pool view.

note: check in 4:00pm, check out 11:00am
but if no guest arriving same day as departure, check in and check out could be arrange with owner.


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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Master bedroom: 1 king


  • second bedroom main floor: 1 queen


  • studio bedroom: 2 twin/ single

    the 2 twins are attached to make a large bed or separeted...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Books:

    Puerto Rico travel guides...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    El Yunque view just on the east ...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Being high up on the hill, we get a great view on the valley and the Atlantic further down...moreless

  • Rural:

    Rural community, sheep, horse, chicken...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming


  • Dining:

    possible outdoor year round, option of front patio with the view, covered patio or inside ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$1,450 $5,000

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $50 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 $300
  • cleaning $120 + tax
  • Tax Rate 7%


additional person, more than 3, is 50.00$ / person

check in 4:00pm, check out 11:00am

Cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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Last updated: 11/18/2015
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18 Miles
Nearest Airport
SJU Luis Munoz Marin International Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
local sportsbar
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Various in Rio Grande
14 Miles
Nearest Beach

About 1/4 mile down the road you will find access to the Rio Grande River and its fresh pools and waterfalls

Nearby Luquillo with a beautifull swimming beach and the palm trees.

Midway between Fajardo and Old San Juan, it is located in the foothills and away from the hustle and bustle of the city, you will still find restaurants and shops at only 7 miles from the property at Rio Grande. You will aslo find in this city 2 major groceries and a cinema theater.

The Luquillo Beach, the golf, the Yunque park are about 30 minutes drive from the house.


Owner info

About the owner: From Canada, they found their paradise and would like to share this serene tropical ambiance. Sam, being born in Cambodia suffers from the cold winters in Montreal and is always trying to escape them. Manon loves nature, mountains and wild forests. After travelling around the world, they first came to Puerto Rico to dance a little salsa, and felt it love with the island, it's people, culture, weather and nature. Now they just want to enjoy this place!

Why the Owner Chose Rio Grande:

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Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese



  • sun protected entrance patio

    sun protected entrance patio

  • spacious fully equipped kitchen

    spacious fully equipped kitchen

  • master bathroom

    master bathroom

  • living room

    living room

  • mountain side access to the studio

    mountain side access to the studio

  • neer by cascade

    neer by cascade

  • entrance patio

    entrance patio

  • kitchen waiting for your recipes

    kitchen waiting for your recipes

  • main floor second bedroom

    main floor second bedroom

  • valley and sea view

    valley and sea view

  • studio room: 2 twin beds possible to separate

    studio room: 2 twin beds possible to separate

VRBO #512478

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Minimum stay: 4 nights
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Tropical Retreat Villa&Studio

Rio Grande #512478

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