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Casa De Las Ballenas B&B

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Last updated: 05/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

San Juan Del Sur bed and breakfast description

Casa de las Ballenas or 'House of the Whales' is your adventure destination for whale watching and fun-in-the-Nica-sun. This furnished one-bedroom, one bath B&B offers privacy, seclusion and tranquility with spectacular mountain-top, ocean views and best whate-watching in the area. Bright, airy kitchen is fully stocked with modern stainless steel appliances, including gas operated range and microwave oven. The living area is appointed with beautiful, locally-made cedro-trimmed rattan furnishings; colorful artwork from area artists lends character and charm.
Spend your days at any of the pristine beaches in the area, surfing, sailing, hiking or just swinging in the hammock at home, Nica-style. Casa de las Ballenas is a 5-minute scooter ride from San Juan del Sur, or for adventure travelers, a 15-min walk to the center of town along a challenging but breathtakingly-beautiful route (see photos). Best part? The home has access to TWO SECLUDED BEACHES in the home's private development area (see photos) which you can share with no one all day except the diving pelicans for nothing more than the price of a hearty 30-min walk. If you require transportation to town or to area attractions, owner has made arrangements with local companies for same, at reduced rates.

Home offers flat screen satellite TV, electrically-heated water, electric water pump and separate laundry room (laundry, cooking and WiFi avail at extra charge) and private gated drive for vehicle security.

Recipe for a perfect Nica day? Start with ample breakfast of granola, fresh local fruit, juice and a bottomless cup of aromatic, Nicaraguan coffee. Then let warm ocean breezes rock you in the hammock all day with a beer and a book. In the evening, fire up the gas barbecue and grill fresh caught lobster for your dinner. Finally, luxuriate in our private outdoor shower with only the stars and the moon to play peek-a-boo.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Bed And Breakfast

      Meals

      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Included In Price

      Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional

          Suitability

          • Not Suitable For Children:

            Not suitable for YOUNG children under age 10. House sits high on a cliff with a steep drop....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            We are pet friendly and one older dog lives at the residence...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            no children under ten, additional $20 per child per night....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            No smoking anywhere on the premises please....moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          • Bedroom 1: 1 twin/ single

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          • comfortable large room with twin beds which can be pushed together for a couple (or not). Room is uniquely appointed with beautiful cedro (mahogay) and other Nicraguan hardwoods and has cedro armoir. Colorful local artwork adds character and charm. Room is en suite with private bath including hot-water shower and vanity. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • Completely private bath is ensuite to guest bedroom and contains beautiful cedro (mahogany) hardwood bathroom cabinets, standard sink, toilet and hotwater shower. ...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            guests may keep picnic lunches, water bottles, etc in refrigerator, but overall, the kitchen area is for preparation of guest meals by owner. ...moreless

          Amenities

          • Parking:

            Available at the house or just below the home depending on whether or not guest has 4-wheel drive vehicle. Vehicles are safe in either location; home is in a private area with own security....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Available may use for additional $5.00 charge for soap and electricity. ...moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            all bathtowels provided. Guests are encouraged to bring beach towels...moreless

          • Living Room:

            All guests are welcome to use living area...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • whale watching...home is located just above the premier, designated whale-watching area for this section of the Nicaragua coastline....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                flat screen satellite TV in living area...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable

              Communications

                  • Internet:

                    avail for extra charge (many reasonably-priced internet cafes in the town)...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    guests may use for additional $5 charge for propane gas...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    guests have own patio overlooking ocean...moreless

                  Theme

                      • Adventure
                       

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                      2 night min stay
                      $50

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Nonrefundable cleaning deposit $25

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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 05/23/2014
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                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2013

                      About the owner: Owner has owned vacation rentals in Ireland and the United States but recently chose to relocate to the Nicraguan gold coast where she opened Casa de las Ballenas as her latest vacation destination.

                      Why the Owner Chose San Juan Del Sur:
                      I chose to buy this property because of the beauty of the location and fabulous views overlooking the whale watching area along this coast

                      The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast:
                      whale watching, star-gazing


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                      Speaks: spanish, english
                       

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                      This listing was first published here in 2014.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, May 24, 2014

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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 2

                      View calendar: Updated 05/23/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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