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Beachfront Playa Turquesa 2 BR/2 BA Penthouse Condo W/Rooftop

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-7)

Looking for the perfect vacation rental? This is it!

Located in the heart of the tourist town of El Cortecito (heart-throb of Punta Cana). No need to bring anything but your clothing and personal effects.

Over 1200 interior sq. feet (112.5 m) consisting of 2 spacious bedrooms, 2 full baths, on 2 levels (loft), complete w/1 large balcony & 1 large rooftop terrace (extra sq. ft.), outdoor furniture, gas grill: Plus washer/dryer, a safe, a water cooler dispenser, games,dvds, a wii system, boogie boards, cooler and beachcart.

This is our home away from home. We've thought of everything for our family and yours. There are two bedrooms. The master has vaulted ceilings, it's own bathroom, tv and attaches to one of two large balconies. The second bedroom has a queen bed, it's own tv w/dvd player and wii system, vaulted ceilings and is located next to the second bathroom. The family room has a large sectional with a pull out double, huge custom built in entertainment center, dvd player and a large 42' tv. The spiral staircase takes you to the loft which has a pull out loveseat and leads to the rooftop terrace. The full-size kitchen is fully equipped with every appliance (large & small) you can think of. It also includes an under cabinet cd/stereo/ipod dock. Bath and Beach Towels are supplied.

A pack 'n play is available for infants.

Playa Turquesa has 24 hour security at street and beach, a beautiful lobby, elevators in each building, 2 large swimming pools (1 with a swim up bar and a bathroom at each pool), 2 kiddie pools and it's own private beach on the famous Bavaro Beach (w/lots of shady area).

The town Cortecito (Punta Cana) is considered one of the safest & friendliest tourist destinations in the world! The plaza next door (2 min. walk) offers a bakery, grocery, pharmacy, a vet/pet store, laundry mat, spa (massages, hair, nails, etc.), sports bar w/billiards and several restaurants.

Everything else you need is an easy 5 to 15 minute walk. NO CAR NEEDED! Day & night entertainment for all tastes and ages nearby.

The Palma Real Shopping Mall- home to HARD ROCK CAFE, TONY ROMA: and several other international brand stores, is just a 5 minute drive away and across from the Cocotal Golf and Country Club--a championship golf course.

The San Juan Mall-home to very large (and cheaper grocery store) Pola, Starbucks, movie theatre (english w/spanish subtitiles), Noah Restaurant, Haagan Daz and specialty stores

$500 Security Deposit saves your dates. There is a $75 end of stay cleaning fee deducted from Security Deposit.

Your rental fee includes: WIFI & TAXES. We give you a $10/ per day electric credit. Overages are deducted from the Security Deposit. Rentals of 3 weeks and longer pay electric.

We can set up transfers to/from airport (w/english speaking driver-Alex).

We provide a cell phone (you add minutes w/pesos) and you can call locally and long distance

As of July '15 our favorite easy to walk (from condo) restaurants are: Balicana, D'Angelos, Nam Nam, Pastrata, Citrus, Danny's Sport Bar, Dalia's Café and Bakery, Soles Lounge Bar and Grill, and Huracan Café . Our favorite restaurants w/short drive are: Noah, Venezia, Jellyfish, Captain Cook, and Hard Rock Café.

Our favorite tours are: ziplining, punta cana mikes tour, Saona Island and dolphin explorer.

Keywords: Condo, 2 bedroom, 2 Bath, Beachfront, Playa Turquesa, Penthouse, 3 Pools (2 large/1 Kiddie), 1 Large Balcony, 1 Large Rooftop Terrace, 3 TV's, Private Beach, Elevators,Walk to Grocery, Restaurant etc.

More Details

Property Manager
Theresa Feller
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2018

About Theresa Feller

We are a family of four with two young girls, ages 12 & 15, and love spending time at our condo. The beach, ocean and pools have brought our family so many fun memories. We've supplied our condo with everything we could think of to make it so easy to visit!

Theresa Feller purchased this condo in 2009

Why Theresa Feller chose Bávaro

My husband and I bought this condo on our very first visit to Punta Cana. The beaches are majestic, the water turquoise and no buildings taller than the palm trees! It's so natural!

What makes this condo unique

After putting the kiddies to bed we love sharing a drink and staring at the stars on our rooftop balcony! Not many bugs since we're on the fourth floor :-)

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thanks Theresa! We had a wonderful time in the DR. The weather was sure wonderful. The location of your place is perfect when visiting Punta Cana. The condo is well equipped with everything needed. the beach cart and toys were very nice to have.

One of the boogie board was already destroyed when we got there which I know are not made to last forever.



I wanted to express that the taxi cab Alex was a pleasure to work with. Liz was there to welcome us upon arrival and departure, she made sure that we were set.
Mar 2016
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Amenities

Bávaro Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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5

Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The condo is exactly as described. We were met at the airport by Alex, he was great! A very friendly driver who took us to the condo where we were greeted by Liz, one of the most attentive managers we have ever dealt with, she is amazing!! Everything you need is within walking distance, we ate at Cat’s Corner, right across the street, and the Asian place down the beach. Having Bam Market across the parking lot was great, we were in there every day,

We did not need the a/c, there is a constant breeze, with all of the windows and doors open, it remains very comfortable. Liz will respond very quickly with any issues you have, one day our toilet was not flushing, she was on it immediately, turns out there was a water main break to the property. That was fixed by the end of the day, we were at the beach and not affected. Our stay could not have been better, thank you Theresa and Liz, we will definitely stay again when we return to Punta Cana.

Michelle & Family

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Michelle and family! I am so glad to have assisted you through email and to have Liz there to meet, greet, help out etc. She is our secret weapon. We're looking forward to hosting you again. Theresa
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Just what the doctor ordered...

  • 4 of 5

If you are looking for a sun drenched, relaxing vacation, then this is the place or you. This 2 bedroom, 2 bath apartment has all the conveniences of condo resort living with all the restaurant and beach amenities within a very short walking distance. We spent 10 days at Playa Turquesa with the majority of our time having the large pools to ourselves and enjoying an uncrowded beachfront with lounge chairs of our choosing. The property is guared with 24 hr security and we felt very comfortable walking about. Please note, beach solicitations for various island tours and beach services are a daily occurrence. However, if you politely decline their solicitations, you will be left alone. There is an active nightlife/ bar scene around the property and the area has a wonderful mix of international tourists. We decided to take a more laid-back, relaxing vacation and truly enjoyed ourselves. US dollars as well as DR pesos are equally accepted with most restaurants accepting credit cards as well. I hope this review is helpful and the property owner, Theresa as well as the property manager Liz are an absolute delight!

Shirley (mom) and Cristina (daughter), New York

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Shirley and Cristina, Thank you so much for choosing us and for the kind words. We have an open door waiting for you! Sincerely, Theresa
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4

Great place!

  • 4 of 5

This is a great property. We really enjoyed our stay. There are a number of fantastic restaurants just outside the complex. Prices very reasonable. The unit itself is clean and nice. The complex is relaxing and quiet. Theresa was great to deal with. The on site property manager (Liz) was also fantastic. Very smoooth transaction, no issues at all.

Only minor issue - some of the bars are quite noisy at night time - but this was not a major problem.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Outstanding Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Two of my friends and I traveled to Punta Cana together for the first time. I was a little anxious at first since we didn't go the normal route of an all-inclusive resort. Needless to say by the end of the trip that anxiety was put to rest.

Theresa and Liz, the property manager, were extremely helpful, both willing to answer questions or point you in the right direction.

The condo was very nice and up-to-date and had all the basic necessities and more. The room can get a little warm and humid, but it was livable and much better than anticipated. When there we typically left the windows and doors open that cooled the place down nicely. There was some building repairs going on during our stay and we had a few instances where the water went out, but nothing to lose sleep over. Only other thing to note is that the building is near the back of the complex closer to the restaurants so at night it can get a little loud. Irregardless of these minor things we enjoyed our stay.

The condo is centrally located to grocery stores and restaurants. Citrus, NamNam, Don Pio are great for lunch or dinner. Delia's is a great spot for breakfast. There is also a bakery across from the entrance of the complex that has amazing croissants. If you are up for a walk along the beach Balicana is a nice Asian restaurant to the left of Playa Tuquesa. It wasn't necessary to have a rental car as all of the excursions come with transport, and for all other needs you could coordinate with Alex. I also, wouldn't dream of driving there as traffic laws are more of a suggestion.

We basically spent what we would have spent for an all-inclusive package on eating out various places and excursions.

If you are looking to do any excursions I highly recommend looking into going using the El Tour Caribe travel agency. The owners Lise and Edwar live in Playa Turquesa. Additionally, Julie who works in the office is a great resource. Highly recommend to bring cash to cover excursions to avoid fees. This isn't an issue when dining out and such, as those fees are automatically included, typically 18% city tax + 10% tip. Although, the 10% tip is much of a tip if you use credit card to pay.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Hidden Gem

  • 5 of 5

Our family rented this condo for a week starting 07/02/17. It sits a short walk away from the beach but close to its own pool. We were near the Bam Market for alcohol and groceries etc. Right outside the 24 hour guarded gate are many restaurants, pastry shops, a cigar shop, and of course smoothie huts that serve delicious and healthy drinks. Plenty of friendly moped drivers are nearby for easy and affordable lifts. There are some close by bars that serve awesome food and drinks. With our air conditioner on and a fan blowing, we did not hear the nearby entertainment-music as bad as some others have posted. The owners of this condo were fantastic to work with and the decor shows that they really care about their condo. We washed and dried our clothes in this condo as well. When we boarded our plane back to the U.S., we felt like we were truly leaving paradise!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice Condo, Decent Complex

  • 4 of 5

Overall, we had a nice experience at Playa Turquesa. The condo is well-maintained and cleaned. One of our surprise favorite features was the balcony hammock. Of note, the credit for AC doesn't get you far. We came in just shy of having to pay an overage fee -- and we didn't use the AC excessively. That said, the condo complex could use some updating. The chairs and cushions were worn and could use a cleaning. But, the real standout of the trip was Liz, the property manager. She was kind, helpful and patient.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Punta Cana Airport (PUJ)
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Cocotal Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Citrus
Nearest Beach
Bavaro- connected to Playa Turquesa complex
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

End Stay Cleaning Fee $75
Property Damage Protection $99

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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