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Surf View Villa - Caribbean Life at it's Best! Sleeps up to 12

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Villa, 5 Bedrooms + Den, 3.5 Baths (Sleeps 10-12)

Surf View Villa is a five bedroom, three and a half bath ocean view vacation home, located minutes from Sandy Beach in Bario Puntas, Rincon, Puerto Rico. The Villa can also be rented as a three bedroom two bath sleeping up to six, so please inquire for rates.

Our spacious, comfortable and clean Caribbean accommodations sleep up to 12 guests. Our fully equipped kitchen allows our guests to enjoy al fresco meals on our terraces. The newest addition to the Villa is a full wet bar complete with ice maker, refrigerator, and cook top for cooking meals downstairs on the large open air balcony, complete with Ping Pong, music, plenty of seating, and views of the jungle.

Activities: Rincon has many area activities, which include: Exploring secluded blue water beaches, Swimming, Surfing, Kiting, Paddle Boarding, Body Boarding, Diving or Snorkeling our pristine waters, Sailing on an afternoon or sunset cruise, Kayaking, Paddle Boarding, Fishing on a charter boat, Whale Watching, Flying our skies in a parasail, Collecting sea glass on the beach, Riding horses on the beaches and hills, Sightseeing, Spelunking in nearby caves, Hiking, Cycling, Bird watching, or after a fun-filled day, a relaxing Massage.

Sightseeing: The Rincon area has many sights, which include: Awesome and dazzling Sunsets, El Faro Lighthouse Park, Mount Atalaya (view our coast from over 1,000 feet), Camuy Caves, Arecibo Radio Telescope, Dos Bocas Reservoir Lake and shore Restaurants, Museums and Historical Sites, Tropical Forests and Nature Preserves, Watching Whales in Winter and Manatees in Summer.

Amenities: BBQ Grill, Ping Pong table, A/C in every room, ceiling fans, large flat screen TV with DVD player, wireless Internet access, stereo with iPod/iPhone/iPad connection both upstairs and downstairs, bed linens and bath towels, outdoor shower and changing room, fully-equipped kitchen with refrigerator, stove, microwave and dishwasher, beach chairs, beach towels and cooler.

Come, relax, surf, enjoy!!

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Joe DeStephan
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2017

About Joe DeStephan

I'm an avid surfer and have been going to Rincon, PR since 1991. I fell in love with Rincon's incredible waves, warm water, and relaxed, friendly vibe. Come experience it for yourself, it's truly an amazing experience.

Joe DeStephan purchased this house in 2005

Why Joe DeStephan chose Puerto Rico

Rincon is very accessible from the US, with the closest airport being in Auguadilla, only 35 minutes away (18 miles). Jet Blue, Continental, and Spirit, all serve Auguadilla (Airport Code is BQN). If you can't fly into BQN, San Juan Airport (SJU) is an easy two hour drive on Route 22 to Route 2 to Route 115 to Rincon.

What makes this house unique

At the bottom of the hill is Sandy Beach, a great beach for catching some surf, swimming, kayaking, walking, finding shells, or just relaxing and enjoying the sun. You can walk to the beach in 10 minutes, or drive there in 2. Parking is easy. Plus there are many bars and restaurants all within walking distance.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

Surf View Villa - Caribbean Life at it's Best! Sleeps up to 12
average rating of 4.76 based on 25 reviews

Big and spacious! Great location!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, big, comfortable. Great porch below to hang out with ping pong and hammocks. Great location - close to very good restaurants and beaches (got locked out of bedroom) Very well maintained. We had one minor issue that was resolved immediately. Very attentive!!! Great place for small family reunion.

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Jane. I'm happy you and your family enjoyed Surf View Villa. I hope you will come back for another visit soon! Joe, Owner
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Beautiful experience in Rincon

  • 5 of 5

We went on a weekend getaway (5 couples) and stayed at the villa. The place is spacious and there are different areas in the house where we could spend time to talk and relax. All the rooms were in excellent conditions and the place was very clean. The beach is just 2 mins away, there are many local restaurant in the area, and the manager was very accesible. The villa is fully equipped, all we had to bring was the food and our clothes. We would definitely recommend this place to more fam and friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Yoly! I meant to respond sooner. I'm glad you and your group had a nice time. Please come and stay again soon! Joe, Owner
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Rincon for 12 - Very nice.

  • 4 of 5

We rented this house for two nights with our 4 families (12 in total).

House is very well located on one of Rincón's main roads.

Very nice layout and unique in this way (5 rooms)

Very well equipped and relaxing.

Nice view and terrace was a blast to talk for hours.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Angiemille! I'm glad you and your family enjoyed your stay at Surf View Villa! I hope you come and stay again soon! Joe, Owner
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Perfect Villa!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here at Surf Villa was totally Memorable & we couldn't have made a better choice! Everything was perfect & the layout of the house was very nice & accommodated all of our needs with it spacious layout. The hike down to the beach was no problem, but for just a few of the guys the hike back up was Hilarious! Great food, Bars, & Surfing all at your fingertips & down the road from Parasailing & Snorkeling along with other activities.! I highly recommend your stay here will be Awesome! Thank you again.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Brenda. I'm glad you all had a nice time. It was a pleasure having your group. I hope you all return soon!
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Fantastic Stay

  • 5 of 5

My group had a wonderful stay at Surf View Villa. Joe was communicative and there was always someone available to address any problems (there weren't any) as the site manager lives down the street. Rooms well kept. Great deck and grill. Fantastic view of the ocean from the front and the woods from the back. Kitchen has everything you will need. The North beach is walking distance and the famous West beaches are a short ride away. Highest review for this great property.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Colin! I hope you and your group come back to stay again soon.
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Wonderful home and location is perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Six friends and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Surf View Villa. Plenty of room for everyone and a very comfortable stay. The house offers great features. The kitchen is perfect to prepare meals as well as the grill on the top porch. The hammocks make for a great sleep area and the ping pong table was perfect for a couple friendly competitions. The views off the front and back of the house were amazing to walk out and see in the morning. We spent time at the incredible beaches rat the bottom of the hill and found a few good watering holes as well. Joe was very friendly and had great suggestions for things to do and places to go. Elier also was very friendly and had no problem answering any questions. Thanks again Joe for helping make our trip unbelievable. We will return!!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Jared. It was a pleasure having you and your group stay in my Villa. I hope you all return again soon.
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Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Casa Verde
Nearest Golf
18 Miles
Punto Borinquen Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
36 Miles
Route 22
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Tambo Tavern
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Sandy Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Pools Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Tamboo Tavern Restaurant/Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Sandy Beach Surf Break
Nearest Point of Interest
Pools Surfing Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
The New Flamboyan Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Casa Verde Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Bungers Sports Bar and Grill
Nearest Point of Interest
Brisas Pool Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Lazy Parrot
Nearest Point of Interest
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Rincón House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Cleaning fee if < 7 days $150

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Rincón House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Hall Bath - Upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Downstairs
    Shower - outdoor shower , Indoor/Outdoor - Downstairs
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master Bath - Upstairs
  • 3 bathrooms, and 1 indoor/outdoor shower for after the beach
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master Bedroom - Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Downstairs
    Changing Room - Downstairs near indoor/outdoor shower
    Den - Upstairs
    Bedroom 5 - 2 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , Downstairs
  • Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms: One master bedroom with a private bathroom, and two bedrooms, each having a queen bed. The two bedrooms share a hall bathroom. Downstairs there are 2 bedrooms: One bedroom contains a twin bed and a queen bed. The larger bedroom contains five beds consisting of two queen beds, a twin bed, and a bunk bed (sleeps two). These two bedrooms share a bathroom. There is also a changing room, and an outside shower adjacent to the larger bedroom.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 beach chairs
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Ten minutes walking or a 3 minute car ride and you are at Sandy Beach. A great swimming/surfing/kayaking/walking beach at the bottom of the road. Tamboo Tavern is right there with plenty of food and cocktails. Enjoy nightly music, with live music every Friday. Also within walking distance is Casa Verde, bar open daily for food and drink, and Pools Bar, a surfers hangout with excellent sushi, cocktails, and surf flicks nightly.

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