About the property
- House275 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 nights
Excellent choice for people looking for a quiet place to stay close to the ocean
La Casita is a newly built one bedroom studio (275 sq. feet) surrounded by trees on a large private lot and is a 3 minutes walk to a semi-private beach. La Casita offers a private, independent getaway. It is located close to Sosua (3 kms) and Cabarete (7 kms) and 15 minutes ride from Puerto Plata International Airport (POP).
The house offers guests a queen sized bed, tv and internet access, kitchenette with cook-top and fridge, bathroom with shower, patio with seating and outdoor shower, and is close to the beach.
La Casita is located in the gated community of Escondido Bay (between Sea Horse Ranch and Sosua Ocean Village) and has 24 hour security with total privacy, yet minutes away from activities and amenities, including restaurants, supermarkets, golf courses, casinos, a nearby children's water playground (at Sosua Ocean Village in the community), gym, cafe, tennis courts, horseback riding, Ocean World , and Cabarete which is known for its nightlife, windsurfing and parasailing.
Three restaurants/cafes are in close proximity within 5 minutes walk: full-scale restaurant at Sosua Ocean Village, Bar at Grand Laguna Beach Condo and El Patio Cafe.
The seashore has a lot of fish making it a good location for snorkeling, fishing and spear hunting.
- Response rate:
- Response time:
- within a few hours
- english, russian
- Calendar last updated:
- May 7, 2018
About Michael Obrecht
Physicist and software developer. Live in Canada, loves ocean. Frequently visits Dominican Republic since 2002.
Michael Obrecht purchased this House in 2014
Why Michael Obrecht chose Sosúa
This is an extremely quiet place in close proximity to the beach. The beach is perfect for surfing when there are waves and a good place for swimming and fishing when the ocean is calm.
What makes this House unique
Standing alone studio, nearest neighbor is about 50 meters away. OK motors Sosua offer very reasonable rates for car rentals. They will bring the car on the day you wish to your door and will pick it up later or will give you a ride back home.
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 3:00 PM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
La Casita was a wonderful choice since I wanted a more private vacation away from crowds. The house is away from the city but close enough to everything you need; there is a few new restaurants and hotels with bars/restaurants nearby and is only a short drive to Sosua city centre or Cabarete. It is a small house but has a kitchenette, internet, air conditioning, etc. The beach is beautiful and is a very short walk away; there wasn't too many people which is exactly what I wanted. The price was great for what I was looking for in a vacation rental. There were a few bugs, which is expected, and it can get hot if the air conditioning isn't on. Overall, La Casita is a great spot to have a secluded vacation.
Thanks Brittany, hope to see you again soon.
Michael, the Owner, La Casita, Sosua
Lovely Casita in Sosua
I enjoyed La Casita, a wonderful getaway from the city rush. It is a bit isolated but is very close to a beautiful beach. Being very modest it still has all that is needed including kitchenette, mini-fridge, air conditioning, cable TV and Internet with WiFi. It is a good value for the price. The only thing we would like to suggest is an arrangement for transportation, like a phone number for a cab that would be helpful.
Thank you Igor. WE appreciate very much your kind review and hope to see you again soon.
The gated community offers shops, restaurants, tennis courts, waterpark, gym and of course, the beach
Additional information about rental rates
50% return for cancelling within reason ie: medical (with proof) or due to Act of God. A 25% security deposit is also required, and will be refunded if no damage has incurred. Water and gas are included included. Electricity is charged according to the electrical meter reading at RD$11 per KWh. Guests are expected to clean up after themselves, with a cleaning service arriving between visitors. For monthly guests, this may be negotiated for a more regular occurrences.