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El Nido de Las Ballenas Bungalow

Stunning two bedroom bungalow
Very good
31 reviews
Stunning two bedroom bungalow
Terrace of two bedroom bungalow just steps to the pool
Walkway leading to pool and two bedroom bungalow
King Bedroom (optional air conditioning)
Fully Stocked Kitchen
Queen Bedroom
Two bedroom bungalow with studio just steps away - rented together can accommodate up to 6 people
One bedroom bungalow garden setting
Two bedroom bungalow
One bedroom bungalow
Playa Ballenas
More Playa Ballenas
And More….
Lots of Beach to Explore
Catamaran Excursions
More of the Country
Daily Fishing Excursions
Fish Market (Fresh Catch of the Day)
Kite Excursions/Schools
Los Haitises
Sailing School
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Las Terrenas, Samana Province, Dominican Republic
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In a lush tropical private secure setting just 350 m from Playa Ballenas - Two bedroom bungalow with Kitchen, Bathroom, outdoor living space and pool. Stocked with dishes, linens, maid service and a/c available in main bedroom for a small additional cost. Just steps away from the two bedroom bungalow is a studio (twin beds, kitchen and bathroom), if you need a little more room......together these two bungalows can accommodate 6 people.

A short 25 minute drive from Samana (El Catey) airport.

In town you will find a variety of restaurants - mix of international and local.

If you require smaller accommodation (two people), there are also 3 one bedroom bungalows available all with own kitchen and bathroom.

All Bungalows are equipped with screens in the bedrooms and bathrooms.
About the Owner, Carolyn L
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 87 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 31 reviews and 1 property
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Very good - based on 31 reviews
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
English first
French first
Spanish first
English first
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 January 2018 for a stay in November 2017

We spent 16 relaxing days at el Nido. What a hidden gem! Hosts Carolyn and Manuel are the perfect hosts. Beach is a short walk with awesome beach bars. Las Terrenas is a friendly town day and night. Carolyn suggested el Dieciocho restaurant, so good we went twice. We look forward to our next visit to El Nido De Las...

Management response:

Thank You for choosing to stay with us here at El Nido, it was wonderful to have you both here and enjoy our little piece of paradise. Happy you explored the beautiful beaches and the many options along the beach. We will be thrilled to have you back anytime!


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Wendy G
Leura, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2018 for a stay in December 2017

Situated a short walk from the beach down a quiet lane way ensured we were met with peace and tranquility arriving at El Nido. You know you’ve found a little bit of gold when you don’t want to leave. Thank you Caroline and Manuel, our stay here exceeded all our expectations!

Management response:

We were very happy to have you stay with us and enjoy our piece of paradise we hope to see you again !


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Stephen V
Kitchener, Ontario
Level 6 Contributor
119 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 for a stay in November 2016

We had the pleasure of staying with Carolyn for one week this past November into December (2016). From our first meeting at the airport in El Catey, Carolyn was a ray of sunshine and the ultimate host. She had taken care of everything from transportation to coconut water with rum for our arrival (Yummm). The driver we had during our...

Management response:

We will be happy to have you back….we had a great time and enjoyed everyones company. Thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you again!


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    1 Super King
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R 1 466
R 1 466
R 10 265
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About the neighbourhood
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Samana (El Catey): 26.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 km.
Nearby cities
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