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Living room opening to balcony and ocean views

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Last updated: 10/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

One of a kind beachfront apartment, located in a modern, recently completed 52 unit boutique complex. This property offers a peacefull, private experience, with miles of secluded and exquisite shorelines and golf course just steps away from your door and 30 mins from airport.

Ample, beautifully decorated (West Elm furniture), 1664 sqft duplex unit with a generous balcony that will make you feel embracing the shoreline and savoring the nights. Ocean views are striking as you open the door to the main living areas, located on the third floor of the building, while the bedrooms remain in the second floor, providing for privacy but maintaining a sense of connection to the beach.

Bedrooms facilities are fully air conditioned and include: master suite with king bed, a cozy chaise lounge, flat screen tv with dvd player and views to the ocean, a den adjacent to the master room with a convertible double twin bed, full private master bathroom with whirpool, separate shower cabin and double sinks. Second bedroom with two twin beds and full private bathroom. Laundry facilities are provided at this level.

Living areas are also air conditioned and include fully equiped european kitchen with granite tops and space for 4 stools, dining area with table for 6. A white leather chaise lounge and sofa awaits to comfort yourself in the ample living room which opens to the balcony and offers spectacular ocean views. Equiped with 46' flat screen tv and Bose stereo system with cd, dvd player,(ipod ready). The balcony is expansive, seats 4 to 6 persons in lounge chairs and is equiped with Weber gas grill.

If you are looking for adventure and sightseeing, there are infinite alternatives: from water sports to horseback riding, El Yunque Rain Forest and Old San Juan, boat or airplane travel options to 'the Islands of Puerto Rico (Vieques and Culebra), the biolouminiscent bay at Fajardo,etc. All these and more can be easily arranged since you will be staying in one of the most important tourists regions of PR.

And if you want some fine dining, there are also many options, since Grand Bay Beach is located adjacent to the caribbean's most recent and luxurious resort: Bahia Beach, host to the new 5 stars St. Regis Hotel, truly an architectural jewel ! Additional nearby resorts include The Rio Mar Wyndham, Coco Beach Resort and El Conquistador, where you can chosse from fine dining, casinos, golf, etc.

But surely the most heartwarming experieces at Grand Bay will remain the most simple; the enjoyment of the soothing breezes, the sounds of the ocean, the strolls along the beach, sun bathing, the birds hovering in the sky, the moonlight reflection on the ocean, the bright stars shining in the night,.......
because here, NATURE takes precedence..!





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Keywords: beachfront , duplex unit

Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/30/2016

Property Type

  • 5 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 3

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Den: 2 twin/ single

    trundle bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) 2-twin single beds on second bedroom, trundle bed(1) located in the den adjacent to the master room, this additional two twin beds are ideal for kids. After sleeping time, hide one bed under the other and enjoy the space....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Bathroom 2

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  • Bathroom 3

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  • master room and second room have their own private bathrooms. master room has both whirpool and beautifully finished shower stall. Also double washbasins. ...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Views of the beach are accentuated from the third floor level. ...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Ample balcony with totally open views of the beach. Ocean views are also direct from master room window. ...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Just steps from the ocean ...moreless

  • Resort:

    The five star Bahia Beach resort and St Regis hotel, adjacent to the property, is an added feature to the Grand Bay experience. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Seating for 6 people
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$325
$2,275 $5,700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Housekeeping fee $120
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Payment procedures will be spelled in the rental agreement, which will be sent to inquirer upon request.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 10/30/2016
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Location

Car: Necessary

We are located very close to El Yunque rain forest, one of the main tourists attractions. Also the location is ideal to commute to east and west destinations. Metro area is just 30 mins away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: I have been an architect for 25 years and had the oportunity to work on several tourist oriented projects in PR and have visited most of the existing properties similar to Grand Bay. What I found unique about Grand Bay is the unspoiled character of its setting, the privacy it offers,the layouts and finishes of the apartments, the resort like design of the gazebo and pool areas, and the fact that I can walk to the beach and /or drive to the nearby golf courses. There is not another comparable property in Puerto Rico where you can do that.

Why the Owner Chose Herreras, Río Grande, Puerto Rico:
My wife and I had the dream of investing in an area of extreme natural beauty, adjacent to the beach and golf course. We have always enjoyed the beach and wanted a property like this. The access is so convenient. Recently completed Route 66 expressway takes you directly from the airport to PR187, a beautiful tree canopied roadway which leads to Grand Bay. Also the fact that we are neighbors to the most striking and recent resort in the caribbean(Bahia Beach) made us feel confident of our investment. Now we are sure of our good decision.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Spectacular, we really have enjoyed every minute spent in our beach apartment. We enjoy the privacy, the uniqueness of the natural context, the beautifull beach, the strolls along the shoreline, the nights in our balcony with the ocean breeze and the shinning stars foreshadowing a beautifull tomorrow. Each time we come it feels like a small vacation. The apartment feels extremely cozy, ample and user friendly. If I feel like playing golf, there are five courses to choose from within 25 min drive, afterwards, a swim into the beach makes me feel like the perfect day.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/30/2016

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Photos

  • Living room opening to balcony and ocean views

    Living room opening to balcony and ocean views

  • Morning shot towards east side of beach.

    Morning shot towards east side of beach.

  • General view of apartment as you enter. Spectacular ocean views on background.

    General view of apartment as you enter. Spectacular ocean views on background.

  • Second bedroom with Lush vegetation on background. Nicely appointed twin beds.

    Second bedroom with Lush vegetation on background. Nicely appointed twin beds.

  • Common areas just steps from the Beach. Adult and kids pool, pergola,barhrooms

    Common areas just steps from the Beach. Adult and kids pool, pergola,barhrooms

  • view of appartment complex from shoreline.

    view of appartment complex from shoreline.

  • Pool areas. The pool in the foreground is sized for kids.

    Pool areas. The pool in the foreground is sized for kids.

  • apartment complex main entrance, from PR 187.

    apartment complex main entrance, from PR 187.

  • Another gorgeous day at the beach.

    Another gorgeous day at the beach.

  • Children playing at the beach. 
Good day for kayak!!

    Children playing at the beach. Good day for kayak!!

  • Night shot at the pool area

    Night shot at the pool area

  • View from balcony. Pool areas as well as shoreline are within grasp!!

    View from balcony. Pool areas as well as shoreline are within grasp!!

  • A bridge separates both pools. Shoreline on background.

    A bridge separates both pools. Shoreline on background.

  • General view looking towards entrance. Lush vegetation on background

    General view looking towards entrance. Lush vegetation on background

  • Master bedroom with flat screen tv
Partial view of bathroom and stairway

    Master bedroom with flat screen tv Partial view of bathroom and stairway

  • General view of complex standing around kids pool.

    General view of complex standing around kids pool.

  • Another amazing afternoon view from balcony

    Another amazing afternoon view from balcony

  • Sunrise at the beach

    Sunrise at the beach

  • Amazing view! Fallen pine trees lay as sculptures on the sand.

    Amazing view! Fallen pine trees lay as sculptures on the sand.

  • Approach from the beach. A ramped paved walkway facilitates 
accessibility.

    Approach from the beach. A ramped paved walkway facilitates accessibility.

  • West side of beachfront. One of the most private beach in the island.

    West side of beachfront. One of the most private beach in the island.

  • Approach along corridor. Lush vegetation contrasts with ocean views.

    Approach along corridor. Lush vegetation contrasts with ocean views.

  • Delta of Espíritu Santo river can be reached after a 1hr stroll along the beach

    Delta of Espíritu Santo river can be reached after a 1hr stroll along the beach

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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