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The Beach House Layou

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Last updated: 08/25/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Layou house description

Unique property on the beach in the center of village. Truly a Dominican experience. Local eateries next door and across the street. Bed sit/Studio w/king in sleep loft and full futon in living room 1 bathroom w/hot shower downstairs with wireless internet. Open air living space on second floor. w/kitchen, bath w/hot shower, hammocks, hot tub, loungers. Safe, colorful neighborhood. Right on the beach. Off street parking. Fishing village so fresh fish may be available daily. We recommend a rental car, but the local bus service runs through town, listen for honking horn from bus drivers.

Property Type

  • House
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome:

            Children are welcome, but due to sleeping arrangements very small children may not be safte...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Bed is in a sleeping loft up a ladder. 5 feet of head room...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            Double futon in living room...moreless

          • Sleeping loft has a king bed. You climb a ladder to reach it, it is up about 5 feet. The loft has about 5 feet of head room, you can comfortably sit up in bed...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            hot water shower...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            Hot water shower...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Propane stove that lights with a match. There is a breakfast bar with 4 stools. Full set of dishes, glasses and pots and pans. Microwave, coffee maker, toaster oven, blender...moreless

          • Dining:

            At a bar with 4 bar stools...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            full set for 4 persons...moreless

          • Toaster:

            Toaster oven...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Coffee Maker
          • Seating for 4 people


          • Washing Machine:

            In a closet off garage. Small front load machine. Clothes line along garage...moreless

          • Living Room:

            Living room kitchen combo. Living room has double futon....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Bath towel and beach towels provided...moreless

          • Garage:

            off street parking in garage...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Bedding providd...moreless

          • Air Conditioning

          Other Amenities

              • The Beach House is located in the middle of the village of Layou and on the beach. There is a small grocery store next door that also sells local lunches. There is Boyd's bar next door, when Boyd is cooking he makes great food. Across the street in the small orange building is Sandy, she has chicken, bakes and grilled bananas. Fresh fish is available from other neighbors, just ask. ...moreless



                      • Internet:

                        Wireless, get password when arrive...moreless

                      Pool & Spa

                          • Hot Tub:

                            Hot tub in open living area on second floor...moreless

                          Outdoor Features

                          • Deck / Patio:

                            Outdoor living area on second floor with hot tub, cooking facilities and bathroom...moreless


                              • Budget

                              Location & View

                              • Beach View


                              • Botanical Garden
                              • Beachcombing
                              • Bird Watching
                              • Eco Tourism
                              • Walking
                              • Whale Watching
                              • Groceries
                              • Deepsea Fishing
                              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                              • Hiking


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                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              My Standard Rate
                              3 night min stay
                              $299 $1,380
                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                              • Taxes Not included

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                              Last updated: 08/25/2014
                              Check availability
                              23 Available
                              21 Unavailable
                              22 Today
                              23 Selected dates


                              20 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Melville Hall
                              15 Miles
                              Nearest Ferry
                              In Roseau 30 minute
                              Nearest Beach
                              Back door

                              Car: Recommended

                              In the center of the village of Layou. There is a small grocery market next door which also prepares local lunch. There is a shop across the street to buy fried chicken and bakes and a bar next door, Boyd's. Boyd also prepares lunch when he is open.


                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2011

                              About the owner: We live in Dominica part time right now. We spend 6 months throughout the year here and then 6 months in the U.S. in Arizona. We are avid scuba divers and hikers. We built the Beach House for family weekends and to store our small sailboats. We live in Salisbury, about 10 minutes away on the west coast of Dominica.

                              Why the Owner Chose Layou:
                              This property is unique because it is on the beach. There are no other properties in this price range, that are on the beach.

                              The Unique Benefits at this House:
                              on the beach. Wonderful outdoor living area on second floor. Hammocks and hot tub on second floor Cook top and sink. Bathroom with hot water.

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                              Speaks: english



                              • The sign

                                The sign

                              • Back with a/c unit

                                Back with a/c unit

                              • Chairs in living room

                                Chairs in living room

                              • Ladder to loft

                                Ladder to loft

                              • garage


                              • Outdoor living area

                                Outdoor living area

                              • Stairs to outdoor area

                                Stairs to outdoor area

                              • Exterior from street

                                Exterior from street

                              • Living room from loft

                                Living room from loft

                              • Kitchen


                              • Sleeping loft

                                Sleeping loft

                              • garage


                              • Outdoor living area

                                Outdoor living area

                              • Water heater on roof

                                Water heater on roof

                              VRBO #555514

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                              This listing was first published here in 2014.

                              Date last modified - Monday, August 25, 2014

                              $45 per night (USD)

                              1 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 4

                              View calendar: Updated 08/25/14
                              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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