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Beachfront Condo; infinity Pool; Gorgeous Views

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Playa Del Sol is a 3 building 15 unit adult, gated, condo development North of Bahia de Caraquez and about 5 km south of Canoa Ecuador. The condo sits directly on the beach and you just have to open the back gate and your toes are in the sand. In the center of the property is an infinity pool that appears to drop into the Pacific ocean.

Our condo is on the ground floor, air conditioned and handicap accessible. It has a fully equipped kitchen, linens, washer, dryer, internet, tv (no tv service) with a Netflix equipped DVD player. The condo has a 4 person maximum capacity with a minimum age of 13.

The property has 3 covered gazebo with a bbq, tables, chairs and running water. Fresh seafood, fish, fruit and vegetables can be purchased at the local market for very low cost and enjoyed at the bbq.

Smoking is allowed in the parking lot only. Electrical plug ins are 110, as in North America. This property is available July 1 - Dec. 31.

More Details

Owner
Ray and Terrie Clark
Member since: 2017
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 10, 2018

About Ray and Terrie Clark

We came to Ecuador in January, 22017 for a 1 month vacation and ended up falling in love with the area and the people. In March, 2017 we bought this condo and want to allow others the experience we enjoy in this area.

Ray and Terrie Clark purchased this condo in 2017

Why Ray and Terrie Clark chose Canoa

This gated community is home to many people from all over the world such as Canada, UK and the US. Everyone is friendly and helpful.

What makes this condo unique

This property is right on the beach and located just a short bus ride away from Canoa, San Vicente and Bahia. The area has much to offer such as surfing, paragliding, fishing, horse back riding, walking on the beach, collecting seashells or just sitting back relaxing and enjoying the many fresh fruit, vegetables, fish and seafood available at local markets.

Amenities

Canoa Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 13
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • 1. Smoking allowed in parking lot only. 2. No children under 13 allowed. 3. Maximum 4 persons staying at the condo.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , This is a huge accessible bathroom and shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(1 traveler review)

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Beachfront Condo; infinity Pool; Gorgeous Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Orange, CA but really we're currently "homeless" and traveling the world
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Quiet, relaxing stay in Canoa

  • 5 of 5

Terrie and Ray's condo was exactly as pictured and described and we loved our stay there (October 30-November 6). We have been traveling through Ecuador for six weeks so far, staying at accommodations varying from small BnBs and higher end hostels and were ready for "American-style" accommodations, especially during the long holiday weekend and we found it at Playa del Sol. Quiet and secure on a beautiful stretch of beach a 45 minute stroll or 15 minute $.50 bus ride south of Canoa (or 15 minute stroll south to Brecino, an even smaller town). The expats who live in the complex (and several other complexes nearby) are a friendly and caring group. The birthday bbq we were invited to around the pool and grill was fun as was Trivia Night at the Surf Shack in Canoa, preceded by a delicious dinner on the beach at Suki Bar (both American owned). The condo had very comfortable beds, pillows and seating areas, nice linens and bath towels (and towels for the pool and beach were a nice touch), the shower water was hot as was the bathroom sink water (usually just cold water from sinks in Ecuador!). We enjoyed cooking in the fully equipped kitchen and catching up on our Netflix shows on the flat screen television. Stocking up on food was easy with the large markets and grocery stores in San Vicente and Bahia a short and cheap bus or taxi ride away. And we found a mini-market with fresh produce in Canoa for last minute purchases. We didn't use the pool grill, but it was large and stocked with charcoal. And when we didn't want to cook, the restaurants in Canoa or Brecino were close by and good, with choices of ex-pat owned and local owned. We fell asleep nightly to the sound of the waves. A special thank you to property managers Diane and Tony who were so very helpful, answering our emailed and texted questions promptly, greeting us at the condo at check in and recommending markets, restaurants, bus and taxi schedules throughout our week's stay. We highly recommend this condo and location, the value is superb and we would stay there again in a heartbeat. A true find.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Michelle and Robert. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay at our home away from home. Please come back again.
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Map

Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Suki Bar, Surf Shack
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.