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Monte Placido - M, 4 BEDROOM, 3 BATH, Ocean View, Pool, Near Beaches, Yoga

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Las Terrenas, Samana Province, Dominican Republic
CASA MARI is the one of 6 homes in hilltop residence MONTE PLACIDO. Sleeps 4-8 in four bedrooms. 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.
xperience 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 th...
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Listing #FKN5055533
About the Owner
Diana C
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2011
Interaction with guests
Over the past years, Don and Diana are proud to be part of the exclusive 5% “SUPER HOSTS” for our area. We have lived in Las Terrenas since 2002 and are happy to share our helpful experiences and advise. At the same time, we know when to be hands off and we will respect your privacy. It is important to note that we live on-site. Our home has a reception area, so you will feel at ease stopping by to talk with us. In a rare occasion if we are not home, we have a caretaker and his family that also live on site. Jean Claude speaks Spanish and basic English. He is also available to help you. A very comprehensive “Guest Book” is in each home. There you will find many answers to frequently asked questions and information about excursions,
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Babies and toddles that sleep in a crib are free. Otherwise children are counted as adults for the number of guests booking. Pets welcome with a $25 dollar cleaning fee.
    2 Full baths
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: R 2 769 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
MONTE PLACIDO is on a hill top overlooking the ocean. The residence is gated and safe. We always enjoy the nice cooling Trade Winds from the Atlantic and therefore have very few mosquitos. We are not ON the BEACH; however, we are centrally located to the many beaches in the area. Drive down our hill and you are in a typical Dominican Village. We love it because you get the feel of the local culture and charming, friendly people. An elementary school is in our neighborhood. If you feel inclined, they are so very happy to accept donations of easy reading books in Spanish or other school supplies. Rancho Playa is also in our neighborhood very close by. They offer horseback riding excursions up the mountains and to the beaches.
Getting around
A short walk down our hill to the main road you will find public transportation. A 'Guagua' pick-up truck goes back and forth to Las Terrenas about every half hour dusk to dawn. Hop on and ride for about one dollar. We also have a trusted “moto-concho” driver. We can call him to bring you back and forth to town on his motorbike(s). Taxis are also available. In addition, we have a friend with a pick-up truck that you can reserve to take you to town and be your designated driver. At the same spot on the main road you can get a bus to and from Santo Domingo three times a day. Many of our guest take a short taxi ride form the airport in Santo Domingo to the bus station for TRANSPORTE LAS TERRENAS. The bus costs RD$400
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Samana (AZS) 25 miles - Santo Dominigo (SDQ) 100 miles: 40.0 km
If you fly into Santo Domingo airport you can take a 10 minute taxi ride to the bus stop at the entrance to Highway 7. There you can take Transporte Las Terrenas. The 1:40 or 3:00 PM bus will pass through Las Terrenas and take you all the way to the Village of La Barbacoa. You tell the driver to stop at Colmado Nene (on your right). At that corner you will see the sign 'Calle Luna'. From the stop at the Colmado it is a 10 minute walk to Monte Placido. Usually, we pick you up at the Colmado. The bus will cost $400 pesos a person (about $8 dollars). You can take a taxi from the airport in Santo Domingo for about $180 dollars one way. It is a two and a half hour drive. We work with a trusted taxi driver that knows the way here so please inquire. You can rent a car and drive here. Plea... more
Activities nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.6 km.
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