MARI is the largest of 6 homes in hilltop residence MONTE PLACIDO. Ideal for families or a group. Admire breathtaking ocean and mountain views. The garden is bursting with tropical plants and flowers. Listen to birds and enjoy being surrounded by nature as you relax by the pool or meditate in our yoga studio. In a 5-minute drive you are walking the white sand of El Portillo beach. In 12 minutes, you are in the Caribbean town of Las Terrenas enjoying the International cuisine and nightlife.
Experience the feeling of being amazed. Make yourself comfortable on MARI’S spacious outdoor terrace and marvel at the ocean view on one side and lush mountain view on the other. Enjoy good food and the company of your friends seated at the long dining table. Relax, everything you need is provided in the well-equipped kitchen. The kitchen opens to both the dining and terrace area, so everyone can happily participate in the conversation and fun. Indoors, the living room is a quiet place to retreat to watch a movie or sporting event, on the large flat screen TV with many stations in English. MARI has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a sofa sleeper in the living room. The Master Bedroom holds a King bed and has a private bathroom. Light the candles and delight in a romantic tub/shower large enough for two. Bedroom 2 has two double beds and a private outdoor terrace to indulge in a little privacy and admire the mountain view. Bedroom 3 holds two single beds and a crib. Bedroom 4 has a double size antique sleigh bed and a private bathroom. The room has a kitchenette and under the counter a small refrigerator (no stove top for cooking). Sleep comfortably with both mountain and ocean breezes as the rooms are designed with cross ventilation and ceiling fans. Only the Master Bedroom offers air-conditioning. The air-conditioner is metered and is an extra charge. The listed base price is for 6 and can sleep maximum of 10 (including children). If more than 10 guests, inquire to add other home(s) to your reservation. Our residence can accommodate large groups up to 28 people. With a fenced yard, MARI is pet friendly. There is a cleaning fee for your pet of $25 dollars.
MONTE PLACIDO is centrally located to explore the many pristine beaches of Samana. For most excursions, tour operators will conveniently pick you up after a short a walk down our hill at the main road intersection. After a busy day adventure, return to our hilltop paradise and relax in the refreshing infinity pool. A favorite pastime is to hang on the edge where the water cascades and sip on a fine cool beverage. Fire up the poolside barbecue! Two separate poolside lounging, and dining areas offer privacy. Inside the pool, you will find a shallow area for children and a deep area for swimming. Shiva’s Cave Yoga Studio is on site. Experience this mystical, magical place with it’s interesting rock formations and special energy. The interior cave chamber is perfect for quiet meditation Look out over the ocean and enjoy your own personal workout on the large wooden deck. The studio can also be used for special events such as weddings, dance lessons and seminars. MONTE PLACIDO offers access to special services. Reserve a massage, which is a soothing indulgence to add to your day. Book an optional “welcome meal” to be ready for your travel weary arrival. Request a cook or chef during your stay. Ask for meals like pizza to be delivered. We can help you access activities you will not find through a tour operator like: hiking in the hills just behind MONTE PLACIDO , fishing with a local from our village , private yoga or belly dance lessons, or horseback riding just 5 minutes from us. Guests will also enjoy free membership at the Las Terrenas Beach and Sailing Club.