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Oceanfront . Private Pool POR FIN DOGMANS Great for large groups

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

BEACHFRONT 5 bedrms, 3 + baths, 12-14 guests , Pool, 6 bedrms in summer

POR FIN Dogmans Beach makes it easy to please your large group. With a private pool, and one of the best surf breaks right in your own backyard, you may never want to leave! Especially at sunset!! Our villa is surrounded by almost an acre of tropically landscaped gardens which makes a natural setting for your DESTINATION WEDDING. Please note that I do not use the online calendar.

The french doors of the living room, kitchen and dining area open up to a beautiful tree covered patio with a view of the pool and ocean. There are 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 1 half bath, and each room has a vanity sink and mirror. These accommodations are all on the 1st level of the villa. The house can accommodate 12 -14 comfortably. A 6th bedroom available in summer. Email for details. Steve and I would like to welcome you to share our villa here in paradise.

Great surf break!!: Dogmans beach is a surf break between Maria's beach and Tres Palmas. All three beaches are within walking distance from each other. Even if you don't participate, just sitting on the beach and watching them ride the waves is exciting.

When there are no waves, there is good snorkeling on the reef. All beaches are open to the public in Puerto Rico, but, this stretch of beach is as close to 'Private' beach as you can get. Especailly when the water is calm.

Walk to Calypso Bar and Grill from the house for sunset happy hour coctails.

Walk to the Lighthouse to watch the whales [seasonal] or just take in the breathtaking views.

Private pool, BBQ grill, and tropically landscaped yard.

Smaller units available.

Destination Wedding at Casa Por fin dogmans: Casa Por fin dogmans beach welcomes you and your guests for weddings, family re-unions, and other get togethers. Up to 60 guests.. Additional charges apply for functions that include guests other than those staying at Por fin dogmans beach.

We are located within walking distance to some of the most popular wedding villas in Rincon making it a great place for your extended family and friends to stay. A short walk to Maria's beach and Tres Palmas beach.

We can help put you in touch with a wedding planners, caterers, rental companies etc.

An on site manager or Steve and I either live at the house or are just a phone call away. We welcome you to share our piece of paradise! Summer months may have an onsite manager at the house as well. Please call or write for availability as we do not use the online calendar.

Available upon request for your convinience: Following Items available upon request.

Hairdryer, DVD player, books, maps, local brochures, pack and play, pool toys, coolers, playing cards and some games.

Services Available At The Villa By Appointment

Baby sitters, housekeeping services, personal chef, photographers for family photos.

A PERSONAL CHEF will come to the house to cook for your group. Great food, reasonalbly priced. Email me for details so I can put you in touch with him.

Anna and Steve, or our on site property managers, will be glad to help you with these services.

More Details

Owner
steve martin or anna martin
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
August 28, 2017

About steve martin or anna martin

My husband and I first came to Rincon in 1994. We were blessed in 1999 when we found this beachfront home, and immediately knew it was for us. We have done extensive remodeling of the villa and the grounds . We moved here in 2001 and spend most of the fall and winter here. We return to NJ for the summer months. We love sharing the villa and meeting guests from around the world.

steve martin or anna martin purchased this villa in 1999

Why steve martin or anna martin chose Rincon

This property is UNIQUE. It is rare to find beachfront homes with nearly an acre of property surrounding it. The road leading to the house is semi private. We are in a nice quiet area with upscale homes.

What makes this villa unique

The Unique benefits of this villa is of course its location, nice quiet area, within walking distance to some beach bars and restaurants but yet not the noise.

Spacious tropically landscaped grounds, semi private road.

Please take note that I do not use the on line calendar.

Map

Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Aguadilla 17 miles, San Juan 90 miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
413
Nearest Beach
In front of house The house is right on the beach

We are located on the western most tip of the beautiful island of Puerto Rico, in the surfing town of Rincon.

It is a unique location since we have waves from the Atlantic which are great for surf, while just a mile or so to the south is the start of the pristine waters of the Caribbean Sea. Por fin Dogmans is right next to the marine reserve. Here you can snorkeling with sea turtles and other marine life right off shore. The location is mapped out on google earth. Just enter 'Por Fin Dogmans beach' in the search box. For address, use Pso Bachon Velazquez.

Some interesting day trips are to La Parquera and the Phosphoresant Bay, the telescope in Aricibo, The Camuy caves, and of course the panoramic views from the winding mountain roads. Zip Lining is close by.

Best of all, the friendly people of Rincon Puerto Rico are helpful and welcoming. GPS coordinates Lat 18.354566261201022 Long -67.26841807365417

Within walking distance, on the beach, to Calypso Bar and Grill , Maria's beach, and the Light house.

ON LINE CALENDAR IS NOT USED SO PLEASE EMAIL FOR AVAILABLE DATES.

Amenities

Puntas Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , hall bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Quarto Maria
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Quarto Chardon
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , Quarto Verde
  • The main bathroom is in the hall. Newly remodeled with tile from ceiling to floor. There is a full modern bathroom in Quarto Maria with ceiling to floor tile. Full bathroom in Quarto Chardon Toilet and Sink [1/2 bath] in Quarto Verde We added a very convenient additon to the 2 rooms without a full bathroom. Quarto Rosa and Quarto Azule each have their own VANITY SINK AND MIRROR to illiminate long waits for the bathrooms. Mi Mas Suite, the 6th bedroom with a full bathroom is on the 2nd level of the house, it is available mostly in the summer months. Bathroom has ceiling to floor tile.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Quarto Maria - 1 queen , 1 double , full bath in room
    Quarto Chardon - 1 queen , full bath in room
    Quarto Rosa - 1 queen , vanity sink in room
    Quarto Azule - 1 queen , vanity sink in room
    Quarto Verde - 1 queen , 1 double , Half bath in room
    Mi Mom's Suite - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , availble in summer season
  • All bedrooms have window air conditioners. Quarto Maria has a private full bathroom , queen bed, and a full bed. Quarto Chardon has a private full bathroom and a queen size bed Quarto Rosa, queen size bed, vanity sink and mirror in room Quarto Azule, queen size bed, vanity sink and mirror in room Quarto Verde has a half bath [toilet and vanity sink], it has a queen bed and a full bed. Mi Mom's Suite, available in summer months, and sometimes on request. It has a kitchenette, private bath, and private balcony porch. A king size bed, and a futon. [house sleeps 16 with this room] All bedrooms have window airconditioners and ceiling fans. We ask that you do your part to conserve energy by turning off air conditioners when you are not in the room please. Pack and Play available. We use high quality bed linens.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • 16 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Smoking outside only. Only start up supply of paper towels toilet paper and soap provided. Free Washer and Coin operated dryer on premises Bath towels are provided but Bring Your Own Beach Towels. We do have a few if you should be missing some. Pack and play available on request Bring along your own music. IPOD & dock, CD player . We do have DVD player. Books, maps, and local activities brochures upon request On site property manager in winter months. Property manager just a phone call away May - Sept. Steve and I live on the 2nd level of the villa in winter months . Out door gas grill. Large refrigerator with ice maker A small refrigerator and a sink, coffee maker, in Quarto Maria Destination weddings welcome! Up to 75 guests. Additional ground use fees apply. Write or call for details. Search for casadeplayaporfin on web for more wedding photos.

Reviews

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Oceanfront . Private Pool POR FIN DOGMANS Great for large groups
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5

excellent

  • 5 of 5

We reserved this property last year for our stay over this Easter,Anna was a treat to deal with. We had a crew of 13 ,all ages from 7 years to 66 years.

The property has something for everyone ,kitchen ,living and outdoor accommodations are superb,not to mention the pool and the hot tub,(NOTE ,it isnt a hot tub temperature wise just a bubble whirlpool but just as good as no heat needed)

Walk out the gate and you are on the beach ,take a short walk and you have drinks and a bite to eat at a local restaraunt,

I would highly recommend this property to anyone with a group.

House and grounds are clean and well manicured.

AAAAAA PLUS

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for your stay this Easter Week. We enjoyed having you all. Come back soon!!!
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Pinawa Manitoba Canada
5

Everything we hoped for an sooo much more!!

  • 5 of 5

This is the first time that I used the Homeaway website to book a rental property. I was a little nervous at first about sending the deposit but I put my trust in the amazing reviews and after several phone calls and emails to Anna I felt confident that I could also trust in the her. This vacation was planned as a couples retreat for my husband and I along with 4 other couples. The property was true to the pictures above and the house was spacious, clean and comfortable. It was very open and airy. The air conditioners in the bedrooms made it very comfortable to sleep at night. The landscaping was beautiful and provided a lot of shade during the peak hours of the day. The beach was great and thanks to the previous reviews we all brought some water runner so didn't have to worry about the sea urchins or rock fish. The homeowners, Anna and Steve were amazing and very helpful. They went above and beyond our expectations and kindly assisted us with a special request upon our arrival. We all had an amazing holiday. I would highly recommend this property. I am planning to return to Por Fin Dogmans in Summer or 2018 with a group of very excited Girl Guides. Thank you so much for such amazing memories that we will cherish forever!!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awesome.
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5

Great place and owners!

  • 5 of 5

I needed a private retreat and I found it at Por Fin Dogmans. My family and I had an unforgettable time there. With all the comforts of home, we spent 4 nights bathing in the pool and beach, eating, drinking and relaxing. It was a magical time; one we will never forget. Can't wait for our next trip. We highly recommend this location. The owners are very generous and you will not be disappointed. Thank you Anna!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you😊
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San Jose, CA
5

Relaxing Family Time!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family and a few friends, 11 of us in total had a wonderful stay at Casa Por Fin!! The house had plenty of space so we did not feel crowded. The house was clean when we got there, although we would have loved an extra maid service half way through the week! The pool was relaxing and we spent a lot of time in it. Brought our own floaties which was very necessary as there were not any. The beach was beautiful - fun looking for shells, but if you enter the water be sure to wear water shoes and watch out for sea urchins. The town was cute and we ate at Tamboo Tavern, The Beach House and the Sushi Restaurant which were all good! Very low key town which made for a very relaxing vacation! Enjoyed every minute of it! The Snorkel/Bio Bay Tour through Paradise Scuba about an hour away is an absolute must - it was so awesome!! Oh, and we loved the kitty that seemed to come with the house!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We love La Parguera too!! It is a fun place for a day trip. We like packing out cooler, renting a small boat, and spending the day snorkeling and swimming right off the boat. If you walk down the beach to the next house either the right, or the left, you will find places where you can enter the water with a smooth bottom surface. Just a reminder...additional mid week cleaning is an available option. Just let me know either on arrival or in advance and I can set it up for you with our reliable cleaning crew.
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5

Great family vacation destination!

  • 5 of 5

Our family, 10 people, 3 generations recently spent a week at Casa Por Fin. The spacious home and grounds are every bit as beautiful as the photos. We all enjoyed the pool and tropically landscaped yard. The seating area near the beach is perfect for watching the sunset, and a few of us enjoyed napping in the nearby hammocks. We particularly loved the shady patio seating areas whether playing games with the children, eating meals, or just relaxing while listening to the sound of the surf. As other reviewers have stated, the beach behind the house is rocky and not well suited for swimming. The little ones built sand castles on the beach behind the house, and we enjoyed swimming and snorkeling at Steps Beach which is just a short walk up the beach from the house. We also walked in the other direction and had a delicious lunch at the Calypso Grill.

We were startled the first time we saw an iguana in the yard. It was close to 3 ft. long, but we soon realized it meant us no harm. There were often 2 or 3 in the yard at once. Fun! We don't get those in Missouri.

When we first arrived at the house the electricity was off. Parts of Rincon had no power and other areas had no water and a few places had neither. There was only enough propane in the generator to run for 5 or 6 hours, and more could not be delivered until the next morning. Anna's employee, Sebastian met us at the house and explained the situation. We were so impressed with him. He worked so hard to get the power back on. And on the following Sunday he arrived before we left even though he had to walk to the house because highway 413 was closed temporarily because of the triathlon. It was already pretty hot before 10 a.m. but he went right to work cleaning the pool. Anna has a good employee in Sebastian. He will do everything in his power to make your stay pleasant.

On our second evening there we had Angelo, the personal chef that Anna recommended, prepare a 5 course meal for us so we could sample some traditional Puerto Rican foods. Our huge meal included empanadillas, surullitos, cod fritters, cream of plantain soup, pork with guava sauce, and a mashed vegetable medley, plus salad and a dessert tray. We loved our introduction to Puerto Rican foods, and his generous portions allowed for leftovers for later in the week.

We really enjoyed our time at the beautiful Casa Por Fin. Our whole family appreciated the opportunity to vacation together in such a gorgeous location! Thank you Anna!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your group was awesome. What a pleasure to have you at Por fin dogmans. Thank you and come back soon. Anna
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5

Enjoyable & Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Not one complaint. The pictures are true and the property was amazing. House was fully equipped and spacious. Anna was a pleasure to deal with and gave great recommendations. Will definitely be back for next group trip! Thanks again!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The pleasure was ours. Glad you enjoyed Rincon!
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

SPECIAL RATE is for REMAINING WEEKS 5 bedrooms, 10 people I have 6 bedrooms available in the summer and fall Email me for pricing. Sleeps up to 16 people

. Add $25 per night for each additional guest [over 10] for the 5 bedroom reservation at special rate.
The rate listed for the summer months is for 5 bedrooms, 10 people. The villa has 6 bedrooms AVAILABLE in the summer and can sleep 12-16 guests. Add $500 for the 6th bedroom for the week/12 guests. Sleeps up to 16 in the 6 bedroom rental.

6 bedrooms, 12 guests, $3500 + fees.


Rates for Winter 2017 will be 3700 + $250 cleaning and 7% tax for 7 night stay, 10 people. House can sleep up to 14. Add $100 per each additional person per week. This is for 5 bedrooms.

50% deposit will hold the dates with balance due 4 weeks before your trip. Money fully refundable up to 90 days before trip.
Email me for available dates.

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.