Hilltop Gated Residence with Ocean View, Infinity Pool, Nearby Beaches, Yoga(63 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Villa
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
2 bedroom, 1 bath VILLA sleeps 4 + adjacent bungalow allows extra 1 or 2 guest
FALCONA is spacious with two bedrooms and a large full bathroom. The total sleeping capacity is four, however the "Guest Room" can be added to the reservation for two additional people. The "Guest Room" is about a twelve foot walk from Villa FALCONA
FALCONA has a fully equipped kitchen that opens to the dining area and living room. The living room opens to a balcony with a spectacular "bird's eye" view of the ocean and our tropical gardens.
The master bedroom has a King bed and opens to the bathroom. The second bedroom has a Queen bed (separates for two twin beds). A cot can be added to the second bedroom if you are a family with three children. Traveling with grandparents? The optional "Guest Room" can be added to your reservation. It has a double bed and private bathroom.
Outdoors there is a lovely central pool area shared by the six villas. The infinity pool is a perfect place to relax as you look out over the magnificent ocean view. There are lounge chairs with cushions, a gas barbecue, and tables for a poolside dinner. Near the pool area we have a cozy massage room and the therapist will come upon request. Our tropical gardens feature a huge variety of colorful plants that attract many specious of birds, some seen only in the Dominican Republic.
The most unique feature of RESIDENCE MONTE PLACIDO is Shiva's Cave Yoga Studio. It is built into the hillside and has a natural cave interior chamber. There is a large wooden workout deck overlooking the ocean. The studio is stocked with mats, blocks and belts. Shiva's Cave is available for use by our guests. We can arrange for a private yoga lesson.
RESIDENCE MONTE PLACIDO is very conveniently located. The nearest beautiful beach is only five minutes away. Our peaceful hilltop oasis is a fifteen minute drive to the bustling town of Las Terrenas where you will find two large grocery stores, a delicious blend of European flair restaurants, and sultry Caribbean nightlife.
Public Transportation to Las Terrenas and also Santo Domingo is a five minute walk down our hill where you will find a bus stop on the main road. Vans or pick up trucks called "guaguas" pass by about every twenty minutes going to and from Las Terrenas. Transporte Las Terrenas has a large touring bus that will stop going to Santo Domingo at 4:20, 6:20, and 8:20 AM. The company has busses that leave Santo Domingo at 1:40 and 3:00 PM and will drop you at our nearby stop. It is really very convenient. From the bus stop in Santo Domingo it is a short taxi ride to the airport.
The nearest airport is El Catey (AZS) thirty five minutes, The second nearest is Santo Domingo (SDQ) two hours. Other airports are in Santiago, Punta Cana, and Puerto Plata
The other five villas on MONTE PLACIDO consist of a Studio, a 1 bedroom home with a/c, 2 other 2 bedroom and 3 bedrooms homes. We can accommodate up to 24 guests for events such as weddings parties
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Member since: 2010
- 1800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Catering Available
- Breakfast - Booking Possible
- Lunch - Booking Possible
- Dinner - Booking Possible
- Housekeeper Included
- Daily Maid Service
- Private Chef
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Pets Not Allowed:
- Smoking Allowed:
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Look up Monte Placido Vacation Home Rentals on the web and DOWNLOAD OUR DRIVING DIRECTIONS AND PICTURES. Do not depend on GPS in the Dominican Republic. Upon request we can have a meal waiting upon arrival so travel weary guest do not have to go back out again once they arrive. The meal needs to be reserved at least 24 hours in advance....moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Rain Forests
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Beach View:
- Mountain View:
- Near The Ocean:
180 degree panorama of the Atlantic Ocean. Never ending change of colors from dark blue to light green in the lagoons behind the reefs. listen to the rumbling of the waves over the reefs at night. ...moreless
- Water View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Basic Soaps
- Bottled Water
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Mobile Phone
- Paper Towels
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Deck / Patio:
- Gated Community
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Furniture
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool:
- Outdoor Pool
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 5 - Apr 8, 2017
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest
Easter - 4 Guest Minimum
Apr 9 - Apr 16, 2017
3 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Taxes Not included
Children under 2 years that sleep in a crib are free. Over two years children are counted as adults.
We reserve the right to apply higher prices during Dominican extended 3 days week ends.
If you cancel less than 14 days in advance we will not issue a refund, however we will apply that amount towards a future stay within the following twelve months (subject to availability). IF we cancel due to natural forces such as hurricane, we will issue a full refund minus the banking fee.
Please note that higher daily rates may apply during extended 3 day extended Dominican Holidays. Yr 2016 = Monday 26 / Feb27 / April 3 / June 4 / Aug 16 / Sept 24
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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MONTE PLACIDO is on top a tall hill overlooking the ocean. We have a fantastic panoramic view with the ocean on one side and rolling hills on the other. As our guest, you will enjoy a membership to the Las Terrenas Sailing and Beach Club with chaises loungues, bar and restaurant and sail boat rentals.
Las Terrenas is the up and coming small, trendy resort town in the Caribbean. (few all inclusive resorts here). Our little town is comprised of mostly small hotels/inns, residences and homes. Last count 5,000 foreign residents = 45 diff. nationalities thus restaurants/bars for all tastes and budgets. We are only five minutes to the beach, a 10 minute drive to Las Terrenas center - 40 minute from AZS El Catey-Samana Airport and 2h00 from SDQ Santo Domingo airports. For directions to reach our hill top ocean view paradise please contact us. Our residence is perfect for those who want to enjoy the nightlife and at the same time a tranquil tropical get-a-way.
Other Activities: wind surfing, sailing snorkeling, tennis,beach walking, ZIP lining, hiking, birdwatching, yoga
MONTE PLACIDO VACATION RENTALS
Year Purchased: 2002
About: Don and Diana moved to the Dominican Republic 14 years ago. Don grew up in Paris, France and Diana on Long Island, New York. We married in 1999 and moved to the Dominican Republic in 2002. We built Monte Placido and the six houses as a family residence. In 2011 we began our rental home business. Diana enjoys yoga. She organizes yoga retreats in what we call SHIVAS's CAVE. When Don is not gardening he goes sailing. Come and join us, relax and enjoy!
Why El Limón, Dominican Republic:
Our environment is unique in Las Terrenas because we offer the best of both worlds. Monte Placido captures the peaceful and calming tropical spirit. Travel down our little mountain and in minutes you are at a dozen marvelous beaches. Reach the heart of Las Terrenas in only fifteen minutes where you can enjoy the many fine restaurants and Caribbean nightlife.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
The most amazing feature of Monte Placido is our Yoga Cave. The yoga studio has ocean view, a wooden workout deck, and an Iyengar rope wall. It is fully stocked with mats, blankets and blocks. Up the inside stairs is a natural cave, perfect for small discussion groups or meditation. As guests of Monte Placido you are welcome to use the Yoga Cave for your own private workout.
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Our infinity pool virtually cascading into the ocean.
Dining with ocean view. Seats six.
Master bedroom, king bed.
Second bedroom queen bed comes apart to make two twin beds.
GUEST ROOM private terrace with spectacular mountain view.
Pool surrounded by lush gardens.
Lounge chairs with cushions.
Request a massage after a long day of traveling.
Ocean view from all homes.
Yoga hardwood work out deck with ocean view. We welcome yoga retreats
Stairs leading to upper cave chamber.
Amazing rock formations.
Spacious Living room open to kitchen.
Fully equipped kitchen.
Second bedroom, queen bed.
The GUEST ROOM has a double bed, private bath & terrace - 12 yrds. from Falcona
Second floor apartment, Villa Falcona.
Two pool decks for more privacy. The gazebo with table and shade
Pool area at night.
Let Don walk you through the gardens and share his passion for plants+ flowers
Shiva's Cave Yoga Studio on site.
Iyengar rope wall.
Cave chamber, quiet and cool for meditation.
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