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Gorgeous Ocean Front Villa with Pool and Jacuzzi, Affordable Luxury!

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Our lovely pool is just by the beach - amazingly beautiful views every day

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Last updated: 12/01/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
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  • Pets considered:Yes
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Puerto Escondido villa description

Villa Lumina

Experience paradise and total relaxation at Villa Lumina, nestled in the exotic beauty of Costa Cumana, an ecological beach resort on the outskirts located just 10 minutes south of Puerto Escondido. Enjoy the calm of living in a villa that is right on a secluded beach.

Villa Lumina is simply and elegantly designed in an unmistakably tropical Mexican beachside setting. Where else can you watch pelicans fly by or view dolphins swimming while relaxing in a villa framed by palm trees?

Escape from the noise and hustle of life and enjoy amazing sunrises and sunsets while walking on the beach, enjoying the ocean vista while soaking in the jacuzzi or simply relaxing in a hammock under the palm roof and listen to the surf!

No noise but the sea, just the occasional fisherman walking by - Villa Lumina is an unbeatable tropical getaway. An eco-friendly home, Villa Lumina is the perfect choice for enjoying the beauty of nature for people with criteria and taste.

Our beautifully designed beachfront villa has five lovely bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Our spacious kitchen allows large parties to cook together or just hang out at the bar while enjoying a glass of wine or an evening cocktail!

Villa Lumina is perfect for reunions and retreats with friends and family - enjoy our spacious living areas with comfortable sofas to chat, read and savour the beautiful views of kilometres of pure white sandy beach while listening to it’s rhythmical and relaxing waves.

Villa Lumina is ideal for time with friendretreats. This is the space for your group! Our enormous shady, social area affords enough room for any class. Our villa is designed with a large central area covered by a vaulted palm roof that provides ample space for large groups, movement classes and of course, festive parties and events.

Comments:
'Villa Lumina was the perfect retreat for our family. We could walk for hours on the beach, swim, do yoga, cook, read or just hang in the hammock and listen to the surf. The spaciousness of this seaside villa allowed each of us to enjoy our vacation and truly relax! So much better than a hotel!' Shoshana Shadow USA.

'After having spent a long weekend in 'Villa Lumina' I can highly recommend spending some time in such a
beautiful place. The views in every direction are breathtaking, inspiring and calming to the soul. I would
like to spend more time there.' Alex Muñuzuri, Mexico.

'The house is a spectacular open air villa that has a simple but very elegant design that makes you feel from the moment you step onto the impressive entrance, that you are sleeping on the beach in pure luxury. Noone actually wanted to leave the house and go into town because we had everything in our mini paradise.' Lauren Beam USA.

'We had an absolutely fantastic time. really really perfect. All of our friends were thrilled and we felt like heroes for finding it.' Bray Poor USA.

Keywords: Beach, villa, family, reunion, surfing, Puerto Escondido, relax, retreat

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Property Type

      • Villa

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included
              • Massage
              • Private Chef

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                Kids and teens love Villa Lumina, there is always something to do. The pool is right there and the paddling area makes it safe for the little ones. ...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Well- behaved pets are welcome. Any damage will be covered by the owner....moreless

              • Smoking Allowed:

                Smoking is allowed in the main palapa living area and terrace, not in the bedrooms....moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

              • Master bedroom: 1 king

                The master bedroom has ocean views and en suite bathroom. ...moreless

              • Palmeras: 2 queen

                Eco-ventilation and fans keeps guests cool in all rooms...moreless

              • Colibrí: 1 queen

                With a day bed and a sofa, enjoy our book and dvd library...moreless

              • Cocos: 2 queen, 1 bunk bed

                Coco and Mariposa connect, perfect if you have small kids...moreless

              • Mariposa: 2 queen

                Connects via the bathroom with Cocos, perfect for families!...moreless

              • All our rooms are cooled by an eco-friendly ventilation system and ceiling fans. The simple décor is relaxing and complemented by dark wood finishes; we showcase art pieces from across the world and renowned Oaxacan artists. The master bedroom has sublime views of the beach, you can literally see it from the bed. The afternoon sun streaks through the slatted wood screens creating patterns on the sand colored floors as you listen to the waves. Beachy tones are found throughout Villa Lumina, but the en suite bathrooms are explosions of tropical color! The master bedroom has a king sized bed with a comfortable orthopedic mattress. Each of the other rooms has queen beds with comfortable orthopedic mattresses. Additional beds can be added if needed. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom (master bedroom): toilet, shower

                The bathroom has a large shower and mirrors...moreless

              • coco and mariposa: toilet, shower

                Shared by the rooms a large vanity area connects them...moreless

              • Colibri: toilet, shower

                Brightly coiored handmade tiles echo tropical colors ...moreless

              • Dining area: toilet

                ...moreless

              • Palmeras: toilet, shower

                En suite bathroom, towels provided for all rooms...moreless

              • The 5 bedrooms sleep 14 people. Each has an en suite bathroom. The living spaces are ample and cool, the whole villa gives a sense of relaxation and space. The décor is elegant and tropical, taking color cues from the surrounding nature. Beautiful Indian mirrors reflect sea views and colorful African figures decorate the rooms. Buddhas and Asian deities give the home a calm feel, perfect for kicking back and taking it easy. There is a cd player with aux connection for i pods so that you can take advantage of our large open living room and dance the night away if you want to. Alternatively, grab a coconut and head down to the beach, the moon and stars are spectacular and be prepared to see the most beautiful sunsets you will ever see... You won't want to go home!...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Kick back and relax while our wonderful staff pamper you! If you need a babysitter, a ride into town, a massage or some shopping, ask Lupe, Carmen or Flora, they will take care of you!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    Great novels are available for you to enjoy during your stay. Kick back and catch up on your reading!...moreless

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    We have cable to offer our guests and a dvd library and books available for your stay....moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    We offer a great dvd library with films for kids and adults....moreless

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                      • Beachfront:

                        Our amazing villa is right on the beach. Enjoy the privacy of our lovely beach as you sunbathe on the sand or by the pool. You will be amazed by the beauty of the sunsets and the brightness of the stars at night. Walk a few steps to the sand with a sunset cocktail for unmatchable views. If you are lucky you may see a turtle or two wander up to lay their eggs on the sand....moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Whitewater Rafting

                      Dining

                      • Dining:

                        Our beautiful dining area is beneath the majestic palapa with full ocean views. Our dining room tables can be separated for smaller groups but can sit up to 18 people....moreless

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 14 people

                      General

                      • Covered Parking:

                        We have covered parking using traditional materials and shady plants for two cars....moreless

                      • Internet:

                        we have wifi throughout out home...moreless

                      • Linens Provided:

                        Bedsheets are provided as are towels, bath mats and pool towels....moreless

                      • Parking:

                        We have shaded parking for two cars....moreless

                      • Telephone:

                        A cell phone is provided for your use....moreless

                      • Towels Provided:

                        Soft, large towels provided....moreless

                      • Washing Machine:

                        Our staff will take care of all your washing needs, linen baskets are in each room. ...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Wifi is available all over the house. It is a truly amazing experience to work or email friends while sitting in your swimsuit looking out at the sea, with the calming sound of the waves. ...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Catering Available:

                        Please let us know if you would like someone to cater for you during your stay. Enjoy the luxury of three meals made for you daily and delicious local cooking using fresh ingredients....moreless

                      • Coffee Maker:

                        We have a coffee maker and filters on call for a delicious morning cup of coffee....moreless

                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        There are many pots and pans, chopping boards, oven dishes - you can cook freshly caught fish a different way every evening. We also offer a solar cook pot to use the sun's rays to cook pulses, bake e...moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        We have everything you need to cook the perfect meal! From zesters to blenders, processor via chopping boards, oven dishes and a large selection of pots and pans!...moreless

                      • Dishwasher:

                        Our staff will take care of all your dishwashing needs...moreless

                      • Kitchen:

                        Our open kitchen with beautiful views of the sea means that the cook will never feel left out of the action! We recycle and have a compost that the manager takes care of....moreless

                      • Microwave:

                        We encourage our guests not to use the microwave but have it available for those who wish to use it....moreless

                      • Refrigerator:

                        (2)...moreless

                      • Stove:

                        Our catering quality stove has six burners so that all your dishes can be prepared simultaneously. We also have a fabulous BBQ area with a large prep area, a huge grill and a traditional comal....moreless

                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Lanai / Gazebo:

                        If you feel like sitting poolside to eat, it's no problem!...moreless

                      • Lawn / Garden:

                        We have a lawn on the 'street' side of the house for ball games, perfect for soccer and badminton....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        We have an amazing bbq area beneath palm trees with wonderful ocean views. The extremely large grill and prep area can cater for all. Enjoy heating tortillas on our traditional comal. ...moreless

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Private Pool:

                            Our beautiful infinity pool is perfect for the whole family, it features a paddling pool, a seating area and jacuzzi....moreless

                          House Cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Included
                               

                              Reviews

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Special rate if you book now!
                              Aug 12 - Dec 19, 2014
                              1 night min stay

                              $2,000
                              Christmas and New Year
                              Dec 20 - Jan 3
                              7 night min stay

                              $3,710
                              Harper
                              Jan 4 - Jan 10, 2015
                              7 night min stay

                              $2,100
                              flat fee
                              Semana Santa
                              Mar 28 - Apr 4, 2015
                              4 night min stay
                              $600
                              $3,500
                              Semana de pascuas
                              Apr 5 - Apr 12, 2015
                              4 night min stay
                              $500
                              $3,250
                              My Standard Rate
                              2 night min stay
                              $370 $390
                              Fri, Sat, Sun
                              $2,450 $6,000
                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Taxes Not included

                              Notes:

                              Damage Deposit 300 USD to be paid in cash on arrival. Please accept terms and conditions to be found on www.villalumina.com.mx and send confirmation email. Thanks!


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                              Location

                              9 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              PUERTO ESCONDIDO
                              1 Miles
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Great bars in Puerto and La Punta, some v close
                              0.5 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              CARRETERA COSTERA
                              1 Miles
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Great restaurants in Puerto and closer
                              Puerto Escondido
                              Nearest Beach
                              Cumana

                              Car: Recommended

                              We (an anglo- american couple) built our home in Cumaná for a variety of reasons. It is an eco- condominium and all owners have to work towards preserving local flora and fauna. The beach is spectacular and the views stunning. The local cactuses provide a gorgeous contrast to the palm trees and pools, reminding us we are in Mexico :) The mountain range behind frames the view and truly makes it majestic. The homes are all carefully built and in harmony with the environment providing an incredibly attractive high-end but totally relaxed destination.

                              Cumaná is a beautiful condominium, located outside Puerto Escondido. It is truly paradise. Our home is located right on the beach, one of my favorite times of the day is the early morning - taking a cup of coffee and sitting and watching the birds, fish and sometimes dolphins go by. Sunset walks are a must and it is a gorgeous walk down to the lagoon towards Tomatal. I can never get enough of it!

                              You can also just hang out in the pool and watch the sea and the beach from there, it is truly, truly relaxing. I like nothing better to collapse in the seating area of the pool with a glass of white wine and a book, perfect!

                              Puerto Escondido itself is a bustling seaside town that has a lot going for it.

                              It has a fantastic surf scene and is home to the Mexpipe, consequently there are great opportunities for surf lessons with experienced teachers. My kids have taken them, the youngest was only 5 or 6 years old when she started. It's a wonderful way to get loads of exercise and really enjoy the sea.

                              There is great fishing for those who like to go out to see and many varieties of local and big fish, such as marlin and tuna can be caught here. There are several companies offering fishing trips and these can be booked on site.

                              You can waterski in the nearby Manialtepec lagoon and kayak there too, perfect for an afternoon trip!

                              If you like snorkelling there are many opportunities in Puerto's bays, one of my favourites is Manzanillo which has an amazing array of colourful fish.

                              Vespas and other mopeds or bikes can be rented and a couple of companies offer eco tours including horseback riding and white water rafting. In high season a company from Mexico City arrives and offers parachute jumping for the braver amongst us. Personally, I prefer going to the beach and looking for shells with the kids, or watching for dolphins!

                              If you feel like a movie or want to get a book, and you don't want to use our extensive libraries, pop down to Cinemar. They offer a unique beach cinema experience.

                              There is a great music scene in Puerto with live music every single weekend.

                              I love the restaurant and bar scene in Puerto and I love to leave it and come back to our beautiful home and enjoy the sounds of nature and the sea!

                              There are so many different restaurants, it's amazing. Traditional Mexican food, amazing pizzas and pastas, pan asian, new Mexican, slow food, you name it, you can find it there.

                              The bars are too many to mention and go from the upscale Guadua to the beach disco 'el tubo' with a myriad in between. Cocktails are delicious with fresh fruit and the beers always cold. A popular option is a fresh coconut with rum added, fantastic!

                              If you like cooking and want to take advantage of our great bbq area, you could check out the market. Well-stocked with super fresh local fish, meats, fruit and vegetables, all delicious and inexpensive. The spices are varied and their aroma wonderful.

                              You could also wander down to the Marina, a slightly elegant term for the area where the fishing boats unload their wares, and buy freshly caught fish, straight from the fisherman!

                              All in all Cumaná and Puerto Escondido really are the perfect holiday destination. There is something for every age and kids, teens and adults love the Pacific beach vibe and all the amenities available.

                               

                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2005

                              About the owner: This is our family beach home – we are lucky enough to visit often. It has been an amazing place to watch the kids grow up and share incredible experiences with them. My youngest daughter was only three when we built our home, she learned to swim and dive in our pool, as have many of her friends over the years. We have watched turtles lay their eggs on our beach, watched the eggs hatch, seen dolphins swim and play, made sand castles, gone snorkeling and learned to surf. We have walked our dogs on the beach at sunrise and sunset. My favorite birthdays and celebrations have been here. It is truly wonderful and we are blessed to have this home and share it with others.

                              Why the Owner Chose Puerto Escondido:
                              It is close to Puerto Escondido airport and only a beautiful hour's drive from Huatulco International airport. Puerto has fantastic food shops, surf shops and amenities. There are delicious restaurants and bars with live music in the evenings.And of course, it is home to Mexico´s premier surfing beach, Zicatela. There are also great beaches to learn surfing (and wonderful instructors), deep sea fishing, eco-tours and a huge variety of daytime activities. Cumana offered us the chance to enjoy an unspoilt beach and live on the sea. It has been an incredible experience for my family to see whales, dolphins, turtles all from our own home. We have spent incredible vacations there with friends and family, we always have magical times!

                              The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
                              Puerto Escondido has been a firm family favorite for vacations and we absolutely LOVE the area. Once we saw Costa Cumaná’s perfect, unspoilt beaches we knew it was THE vacation spot for family and friends -kids and adults swim in the pool, enjoy the beach, snorkel, surf and watch dolphins, pelicans and turtles. Our beautiful home, which is right on the beach, sleeps 14,and is a wonderful place to relax and have fun with the people close to you.


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                              Speaks: english, french, spanish, patchy Italian!

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                              • Our lovely pool is just by the beach - amazingly beautiful views every day

                                Our lovely pool is just by the beach - amazingly beautiful views every day

                              • Spacious kitchen and dining area make for relaxed and happy living

                                Spacious kitchen and dining area make for relaxed and happy living

                              • The sunset reflecting in the pool

                                The sunset reflecting in the pool

                              • A beautiful tropical garden frames Villa Lumina, fruit trees and flowers abound

                                A beautiful tropical garden frames Villa Lumina, fruit trees and flowers abound

                              • sunset view on cumana beach

                                sunset view on cumana beach

                              • Well behaved pets are welcome in our home.

                                Well behaved pets are welcome in our home.

                              • Queen beds in four bedrooms and single beds also available

                                Queen beds in four bedrooms and single beds also available

                              • A turtle laying her eggs on property. Release baby turtles, a unique vacation!

                                A turtle laying her eggs on property. Release baby turtles, a unique vacation!

                              • Surfing - a wonderful experience

                                Surfing - a wonderful experience

                              • Enjoy Christmas at Villa Lumina!

                                Enjoy Christmas at Villa Lumina!

                              • Beautiful décor with a tropical theme gives Villa Lumina an air of elegance.

                                Beautiful décor with a tropical theme gives Villa Lumina an air of elegance.

                              • A gorgeous traditional palapa roof woven from palm keeps guests cool and happy

                                A gorgeous traditional palapa roof woven from palm keeps guests cool and happy

                              • Take a break in paradise & reconnect with friends and family :)

                                Take a break in paradise & reconnect with friends and family :)

                              • Our beautiful BBQ area is perfect for grilling steaks or fish.

                                Our beautiful BBQ area is perfect for grilling steaks or fish.

                              • Our large dining area and fantastic  kitchen are perfect for family reunions!

                                Our large dining area and fantastic kitchen are perfect for family reunions!

                              • Sleep to the sound of the ocean in elegantly simple bedrooms w ensuite bathroom

                                Sleep to the sound of the ocean in elegantly simple bedrooms w ensuite bathroom

                              • Our beautiful gardens with tropical flowers and fruit inspire romance!

                                Our beautiful gardens with tropical flowers and fruit inspire romance!

                              • Villa Lumina is on this beautiful beach, perfect for sunset walks

                                Villa Lumina is on this beautiful beach, perfect for sunset walks

                              • Tropical flowers from our garden

                                Tropical flowers from our garden

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                              5 Bedroom / 4.5 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 14

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                              Speaks: english, french, spanish, patchy Italian!
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