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Escape to Beach House Nestled in Between the Ocean and the Wetlands

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Front view of the house as seen from the beach

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Last updated: 07/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Sal de Mar is a large, breezy, thatch-roofed beach house constructed by local artisans, nestled between the Caribean Ocean and the Mangrove wetlands.
Downstairs you will find a dining room, a large salon for hammocks, an open kitchen and caretaker's room, toilet and 2 (two) showers (one indoors and one outdoors).
The upstairs area sleeps 10 (ten) guests comfortably in its 3 (three) large bedrooms. In addition to this you will enjoy wide hallways and 2 (two) decks. You will be amazed by views of the Caribbean Sea, white sandy beaches and plenty of coconut trees from the front balcony and mangrove forests and wetlands from the back balcony.
The house is located in the area of San Bernardo del Viento Archipelago on a secluded beach in coastal Colombia (Departamento del Sucre) and can be accessed from Cartagena by public transportation, a 2 h 30 m ride to the nearest village, Rincon del Mar, followed by a 20 (twenty) minute boat ride. Geographically, it is in the area of the Islas de San Bernardo del Viento, the southern most tip of the Parque Nacional Islas del Rosario. The 7 (seven) islands, known for their natural beauty and flour-like sands are surrounded by coral reefs. Some of the natural atractions are:
Santa Cruz del Islote, is a mere square mile in size and features the highest population density in the world. It has been said about this tiny island that 'people sleep so close together that they dream the same'. Cabruna Island, just in front of the house, is a bird sanctuary. Tintipan Island, the largest one, features several 'cienagas' inside it. Mangles Island has one of the best coral formations. Palma Island where you can see dolphins as you pass by.
Come and enjoy a vacation like no other where you will live among the natural elements without the hassles of modern life, still with all the comforts that you would want.



Why VRBO

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Bungalow
  • 240 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 2: 3 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 3 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Three large, upstairs bedrooms.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 2 Half Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet

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  • Two half baths, one upstairs and one downstairs. Also, one downstairs shower and one outdoor shower. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Maid/Cook services and Groundskeeper are included in the rental price. Groceries can be purchased at a nearby town and meals will be prepared and served on location. Freshly caught fish, shrimp and lobster can be purchased from the local fishermen that bring the product directly to the doorstep....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Reefs

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Internet:

    Can purchase a USB modem from a local provider, Claro, and use a pay-as-you-go plan according to personal need. ...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone:

    Local provider, Claro gets service, but you must bring your own phone and buy minutes in the nearby village....moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    2 (two) decks upstairs and 2 (two) downstairs...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Snorkeling gear, wakeboard....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Recess Week
Oct 3 - Oct 11, 2015
2 night min stay
$350
End of Year Holidays/Navidad
Dec 15 - Jan 10, 2016
2 night min stay
$350
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250
$5,000

Discounts: 30 nights or more: $167 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Calendar

Last updated: 07/24/2015
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Speaks: english, french, spanish

 

Photos

  • Front view of the house as seen from the beach

    Front view of the house as seen from the beach

  • Downstairs salon with view of the beach

    Downstairs salon with view of the beach

  • Hammocks and salon downstairs

    Hammocks and salon downstairs

  • Downstairs beach deck

    Downstairs beach deck

  • Hammocks from above

    Hammocks from above

  • Open kitchen

    Open kitchen

  • View of mangrove and wetlands from back balcony

    View of mangrove and wetlands from back balcony

  • View of main bedroom from loft

    View of main bedroom from loft

  • Partial view of one of three upstairs bedrooms

    Partial view of one of three upstairs bedrooms

  • View from front balcony

    View from front balcony

  • Beach, twenty steps from the front of the house.

    Beach, twenty steps from the front of the house.

  • Caribbean sunset as seen from front, upstairs balcony.

    Caribbean sunset as seen from front, upstairs balcony.

  • Up close view of front of house in the early evening

    Up close view of front of house in the early evening

  • Beach view from downstairs hammocks

    Beach view from downstairs hammocks

  • View of second floor and loft from level floor

    View of second floor and loft from level floor

  • View from downstairs beach deck

    View from downstairs beach deck

  • Dining room with view of back deck

    Dining room with view of back deck

  • View of back porch and wetlands from dining room

    View of back porch and wetlands from dining room

  • View of beach from bed in upstairs main bedroom

    View of beach from bed in upstairs main bedroom

  • View of upstairs hallway from front balcony

    View of upstairs hallway from front balcony

  • View of second and first floors as seen from loft

    View of second and first floors as seen from loft

  • View of mangroves and widlife

    View of mangroves and widlife

  • Amazing Sunset

    Amazing Sunset

  • Life in the San Bernardo del Viento Islands

    Life in the San Bernardo del Viento Islands

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  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1.75
  • Property type
    Bungalow
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, spanish
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  • Calendar last updated 07/24/2015
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