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Recent Utila reviews

  • Beautiful Sunrise Views over Utila town!

    "The Round House served as a great base for our Utila dive vacation. This was our fourth time on Utila, and for this trip we brought two friends so we needed a larger place than we usually rent. The Round House fit the bill, and as a bonus offered great, easily accessible snorkeling right out front. The "master bedroom" included two beds and an en suite bathroom. Our friends slept in this room and it worked well for them, although beware unless the breeze changes direction from it's norm you'll have to run the A/C at night in this room. It's simply on the wrong side of the house to get a breeze when winds are blowing in the usual direction. However the A/C was cold and cooled the room down quickly. We slept in the "smaller" room, but it was still quite large and included a dresser and a closet that spanned the length of one wall so there was ample room to keep a week's worth of clothing, swimsuits, etc. It received enough of an ocean breeze that we ended up closing the windows and turning on the A/C just because there was a fine spray from the water. The kitchen was very well stocked with cooking utensils, pots, pans, plates, cups, etc. - one of the four of us cooked breakfast every morning and lunch every afternoon very easily. The Blue Bayou area is quite nice, home to several rental properties, and is one of the few places on Utila with snorkeling from the beach and a shore dive. You can walk right out from the beach in front of the house and see all sorts of cool things - eagle rays frequent this area and at night we saw a couple of octopi. I would say though you have a little bit less privacy than some of the other areas of the island and you also really are better served if you rent wheels of some sort (bikes, golf cart, scooter, etc) if you plan on diving with a shop in town every day. We always dive with Alton's, which happens to be the dive shop farthest away, but if you dive with Coral View or Laguna Beach you basically just have to walk across the street. Two of our party were able to rent tanks from Coral View for a shore dive off the house. You could also walk to Gunter's EcoMarine dive shop since it's not to far on the other side of the public beach, it would probably be around 20 minutes."
    Guest: mrsjetset Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: March 29, 2014
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  • Great Location and Amenities

    "Staying in this house was a great experience. It's at the edge of downtown and only few minutes from both the beach and the city center. The owner and the housekeeper were helpful and really did their job making us feel at home. Great experience and would definitely stay there again."
    Guest: Hector Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: March 20, 2014
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  • Just Perfect

    "I went to Slumberland on Semana Santa with my girlfriend and two friends, the villa was just perfect it had everything we needed.They are exactly as shown , perfect location and commodities.The property manager Andy was really helpful with anything we needed.We will be coming back for sure it was a really nice experience."
    Guest: Juan Fernando Romero Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 23, 2014
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  • Palms Condo

    "The condo at the Palms was a great location on the island and a nice home inside. It's located just outside of town, so it's a little quieter than the center of town - you'll want bikes or a golf cart if you plan to go into town regularly. We did our dive certification next door at Coral View Resort, and so the location was also convenient for that. The house served its purpose well. I wished there had been some screens for the doors so that we could keep air flowing without letting all the bugs in. However, there were several fans, which helped significantly. The home is a full time vacation rental, so it's supplies and decorations are basic and pretty sparse. However, the owner was very helpful and friendly both during the planning stage and during our stay. The rooftop palapa overlooking the lagoon was the best outdoor space at the condo and we spent our cocktail hour there in the evenings."
    Guest: Angela B. Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 23, 2014
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