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Ocean Front At PLR! NOW ALL FEES INCLUDED - W/ Dive Locker and Mosquito nets

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,323 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4

Welcome to the Caribbean's diving paradise. This oceanfront second floor condo features all new appliances, A/C units, Hunter fans, US Serta beds, Pottery Barn furnishings and Mosquito netting inside/out. This condo also has a lockable dive equipment room near the rinse tank for ease in storing and drying dive equipment, Kite boarding, bicycles or mopeds, etc.

All base rates include an airport pick up and drop off, cleaning charge, and agent fee.

From the residence, a 10 minute walk south along the seaside promenade brings you to central Kralendijk, where there are restaurants, cafes, bars and groceries. To the north is Yellow Sub dive shop which has five locations around Bonaire for tank refills and equipment needs. In addition, a few minutes away are more restaurants and stores as well as the Harbor Village Marina where you can arrange Deep Sea fishing or enjoy a day at nearby Spice Beach.

At Playa Lechi Residences enjoy great sunsets over Klein Bonaire, gated parking, a large magna swimming pool, shower and dive rinse facilities. This is the only unit with a separate dive locker or store room for the renters on the ground floor in the parking area and rinse tank.

The Diver Storage room has bootie racks, BC and Wetsuit hangers and numerous racks and hanging rods for your use. Lock the internal steel grate door for the wind to dry equipment and then lock the external solid door for night time storage.

Upon arrival in Bonaire you will be met by our local agent (Sunbelt Realty) who will assist you with transfers if needed and be available with any issues during your visit.

More Details

Rob Smith
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 29, 2017

About Rob Smith

We bought this unit in 2008 with plans to use as a retirement home. We completely renovated and replaced everything. The kitchen was totally redone in 2011 with all new appliances. All new lights, fans for saltwater series, paint and even door hardware. The unit also has mosquito nets on the beds if needed and mosquito curtains around the decks if needed. Every window and door has see-though black netting or screens.

Rob Smith purchased this condo in 2008

Why Rob Smith chose Hato

We love Bonaire so much and spend so much time there that we moved up the hill to a bigger place. So, PLR #7 was our home and very well outfitted. Most rental units in Bonaire are used part time by owners and do not have the amenities of PLR #7. Most rental units in Bonaire have a storage room that is used by the owners to store personal belongings. With this unit the storage room will be yours to use for personal dive equipment. It is also available year round for renters, not part time.

What makes this condo unique

Oceanfront with great house reef for diving, 2 minutes to Dive Friends.

Our Bonaire agent in Bonaire has offers for Dive Friends and AB car rentals.


Hato Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1323 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , two sinks
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Bedrooms have Pottery Barn furniture, Serta mattresses, hunter ceiling fans, and mosquito nets. Internet works from the bedroom. Panasonic Air Conditioning. Every bed has a fine mesh mosquito net hanging from the ceiling or from the bed frame.
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Rental includes a mid-week lite cleaning. Laptop Safe in every bedroom. Dedicated parking lot with equipment room near rinse tank with scuba hangers / bootie racks. Gated parking lot every condo has a spot and no street parking needed.


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average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
St Peters, MO

Location, Amenities and Covenience

  • 4 of 5

Playa Lechi 7 has everything that divers could want during a stay on Bonaire. A full size kitchen with everything necessary to cook three meals a day or just make breakfast before going out for morning dives. The two bedrooms are air conditioned and provided for a good rest after a day of diving and moving equipment. Having a washing machine allows visitors to pack less and wash clothes if necessary. We also made use of the secure gear locker to store our gear in the evening. The location is central to diving and located 2 minutes from downtown by vehicle. The only trade off with location is noise from passing mopeds and car stereos on the street in front of the condo. We spent most of our time diving and exploring; when in the condo, it was usually sleeping. The noise from the street is not a factor when it comes to sleep, combining multiple dives in one day, good food, cocktails and the air conditioning, sleep was of no concern. We utilized the grocery service that was provided by the property management company, it was nice to begin vacation with necessities on hand instead of running to the store. Overall, we had a great stay and would recommend Playa Lechi 7.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You for staying with us and hope you come again.
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  • 5 of 5

Great condo with patio on the water with views. Condo had everything we needed including a dive locker storage room for our gear near the rinse tank. Easy walk into town, Dive Friends almost next door for easy access to dive boats and tanks.

Bedrooms had mosquito nets, great comfortable beds and even a computer sized safe in every bedroom.

Will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Enjoyed our stay here -- good for divers

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week here and enjoyed it. The place is well appointed and maintained. Mosquito nets on the beds in addition to screens and a mosquito curtain for the large lanai. The dive locker in the parking lot is a very nice touch and allowed us the freedom to do night dives without having to worry about what to do with our gear. Two minute walk to the dive shop at Yellow Submarine. Walking distance to the restaurants downtown.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You for staying with us and look forward to you coming back.
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Would stay, no WILL STAY again!

  • 5 of 5

Nice central location. Very comfortable. Only complaint... used dunk tank on last day to prep for departure. Pre cleaned gear at dive shop. Filled bucket (cameras) and cement tank near locker 50% full (adding sink the stink) ONCE. HAD NO WATER RUNNING but got a stern LECTURE from a resident to not use the tank as it is too expensive for the residents. Four of us using one half tub of water in 8 days...she was rude! Reflects on her and the residents. In 17 years of coming to the island and understanding well the Infastructure, her comments and dressing down were unnessecary. RON, might want to chat with apt owner to tone it down. Yes there ere many keys as others have mentioned but it is very navigable, just get a rhythm to it. owners have wired unit for both EU and USA voltages. And THERE IS A BLENDER. Will be back to rent again, thanks.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sorry you had a bad lecture from a resident about the rinse tank, this was probably one of the few owners who does not dive and does not understand why the rinse tank even exists. Glad you enjoyed everything else and even the blender.
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Perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

This condo is clean and nicely decorated with a modern yet comfortable beachy feel. it contained everything we needed to accommodate our dive vacation. There were pitchers to hold juice, a cooler to take with us daily, mosquito nets on the beds and strong AC in the bedrooms. The view is gorgeous from the large patio where we enjoyed breakfast every morning and a cocktail in the evening. There is a mosquito curtain as well but we did not use it. I was sure to apply bug spray many times though out the day to keep them away. There is a small road out front which is quiet and you can walk along the water straight to town on it. The walk is lovely at night and not long. We walked to dinner almost every evening. The pool was very refreshing as well. One of the wonderful amenities is the dive locker right off the parking lot. There is a rinse tank there and a place to hang all equipment. There is a locked gate to the unit you may leave open during the day so that the breeze can dry everything. At night, you lock the door as well since petty crime is an issue on the island. You just need to be aware and lock up your belongings. Except in your rental car. Leave the doors unlocked, windows down and don't leave anything in the car of value. Ours was gone through at the dive sites. But there was nothing for them to take.

This was our first time to Bonaire and we loved it. Great food, great diving and friendly people. I had some of my best ever vacation meals on this island. The shore diving is great and easy. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your nice review-we are happy you enjoyed our condo and had everything that you needed. We hope you come and stay with us again in Bonaire and enjoy more diving and dining.
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Houston, Tx

Great location and property.

  • 5 of 5

This was my first trip to Bonaire and I was lucky enought to find the perfect rental. The location is close to dive shops and excellent restaurants are in walking distance. The property was very secure with a gated parking lot and gate to enter the stairwells. We enjoyed coffee on the large breezy patio every morning and watched parrots fly by. The property was well equipped with everything we needed including a washer. I would definitely rent here again.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2015
  • Stayed: April 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great, hope you come back as many of our guests are repeats.
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Diving on Bonaire
"Bonaire is famous for shore diving and macro underwater photos"
It Rains Fishes
"Easy Walk from PLR #7, good food and always busy with tourists and divers"
Dive Friends Bonaire
"Great Place to get Dive Tanks and equipment in five Bonaire locations"
Bistro De Paris
"We think the Bistro has the best food in town and its only a 10 minute walk from PLR #7"
"Great Food"
Car: not necessary

Fanastic house reef in front with Yellow Sub dive operator/dock just yards to the North and Local fishing dock yards to South.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

All fees in base rate $0

The rates above are for a couple, contact Kittie at Sunbelt rentals in Bonaire for best rates.
Add $250 a week for guest 3 or 4 for VRBO rates.
Add a 15% Service charge on the rental rates, now included in the VRBO published rates.
Add $5.50 per person per day for Tourist Tax, now included in the VRBO published rates.
No other taxes or fees.
Rates include airport transfers and housekeeping.

Kittie at Sunbelt Realty will confirm all reservations with an invoice that can be paid with most credit cards. Kittie can also be reached by email.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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