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Exquisite Island Gem - 5 minutes walk to the Beach

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
7 nights minimum
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Barefoot Elegance, Understated Touches of Luxury Framed in lush exotic sultry foliage, soaring on a slope awaits Diwà, your intimate home in Boracay. Diwà is a modernist/Balinese inspired residence, where the exterior and interior are blurred. It is bounded by beautiful gardens which are harmonized by gurgling ponds, rippling with koi. Earth, Wind, Water and Light are in the details, embracing nature at its finest. entrance through a river stone walkway over a koi pond big bedroom loft with king size bed bridal tulle over the bed low writing desk and chairs for home office use free standing electric fan in bedroom living room sofa that is also a full size bed, bamboo club chair, chaise lounge, bridal tulle acts as a mosquito net stereo system with 4 speakers, amplifier,...Barefoot Elegance, Understated Touches of Luxury Framed in lush exotic sultry foliage, soaring on a slope awaits Diwà, your intimate home in Boracay. Diwà is a modernist/Balinese inspired residence, where the exterior and interior are blurred. It is bounded by beautiful gardens which are harmonized by gurgling ponds, rippling with koi. Earth, Wind, Water and Light are in the details, embracing nature at its finest. entrance through a river stone walkway over a koi pond big bedroom loft with king size bed bridal tulle over the bed low writing desk and chairs for home office use free standing electric fan in bedroom living room sofa that is also a full size bed, bamboo club chair, chaise lounge, bridal tulle acts as a mosquito net stereo system with 4 speakers, amplifier, CD, MP3 player, IPod/IPhone cable full service kitchen with 4 stove tops, oven/grill, big refrigerator, coffee maker, tea service inside dining table for 4 guests outside garden dining for 6 guests big bathroom with 2 separate wash basins, Kohler toilet with spray and Kohler bidet hot and cold water exotic outside shower amidst a lush foliage and koi pond mood indoor/outdoor lighting to anticipate guests life style moon gazing area in the garden garden hammock daily fresh flowers cuttings all over the house 400 thread linen count plush Turkish towels throw pillows all over the house security motion sensor light and alarm set-up safe deposit box dehumidifier in the closet to preserve clothes and luggage wifi 4G internet access motion sensor light and sound alarm set up SERVICES select concierge services (food and liquor shopping), can stock before your arrival daily cleaning , except Sauturdays change of linen twice weekly change of towels every 2 days laundry pick up/ delivery COMPLIMETRAY ROUNDTRIP TRANSFERS To ensure a smooth and hassle-free start of your vacation, complimentary door to door airport transfers are included either from Caticlan or Kalibo airports provided arrival is by 5PM. Surcharge applies after 5PM. It has been contracted to company that has consistently been awarded for their excellent service to the travel industry. Roundtrip door to door transfer description An operations team will monitor/lead/guide: travel progression on the incoming flights, first point of arrival, baggage assistance, and coordination at all transit points till final drop off at the house. A Meet and Assist staff carrying a sign board with your name will be waiting outside the airport arrival exit terminal at either Caticlan or Kalibo. You will be escorted from the airport to the air condition van for Caticlan Jetty Port, into the outrigger for the channel crossing. Another Meet and Assist staff, upon arrival in Boracay Island will greet and guide you to an air condition van that will bring you directly to the house. House staff will be awaiting and welcoming your arrival at the house. Includes all fees: Environmental Taxes, Terminal Fees, Shuttle Vans, and Boat Tickets. *Not included is porterage. Give 20.00PHP per piece if needed assistance.* OPTIONALS: in house massage 500.00 per hour laundry for personal items 200.00 PHP kilo (free pick up & delivery) Location 0950 Din-iwid Rd-Pulang Lupa; Boracay Malay, Aklan, Philippines 5608 Din-iwid beach remains untouched by the relentless development at White Beach. It is still the 'Old' Boracay. There are restaurants right at the beach for sunset drinks or intimate dinners at: Wahine, Mama's Fish Restaurant, Nami. Din-iwid and White Beach are linked up by natural deserted cove and a stone pathway. It offers the best post card view of White Beach. stroll to: Din-iwid beach, 5 minutes Golf course, 6 minutes White beach, 6 minutes Boracay Terrace, Fridays, Discovery Shores, 6 minutes D'Mall, 12 minutes transportation to/from, tipping unnecessary: D'Mall share tricycle 30.00PHP passengers on the back of motorbike - late night 60.00-70.00PHP 1-2PX Boracay Terrace, Fridays and Discovery Shores (voted as the World's Best 5th Hotel in the World) are situated after Din-iwid Cove, and just 6 minutes from the house. This area of White Beach and the cove is breath taking, most desirable and highly coveted. WIFI Philippines has the slowest WFI in Asia. So streaming is practically impossible. However can check email, SKYPE and can even work virtually. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Rosemarie S
Languages spoken:English, Japanese
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2012
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Thatched roof with log beams, king bed in a loft overlooking the living room with multiple sliding glass doors looking into private gardens with Coy ponds and water features. Its awesome. The Diniwid beach is a short walk away with a few nice restaurant/bars (Spider...More

Date of stay: January 2018
1  Thank John S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

There is no other words to describe it: amazing! A beautiful house, skillfully designed as a fusion of western and Asian styles. Surrounded by a lovely garden of amazing tropical plants, every detail of the house screams good taste, understated sophistication and utmost attention to...More

Date of stay: June 2017
3  Thank Juan Carlos M
Reviewed 5 March 2016

DIWA villa is the perfect place to stay in Boracay. Far from all the noise of WhiteBeach and at the same time just a couple of minutes walk to nearly all the attractions of the island. Located in a private domain, the only thing you...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank 311micka_lk
Reviewed 27 December 2014

After several hours of travel, it was a breath of fresh air when Sharon welcomed us at Diwa House. She greeted us with such a warm welcome, nice fresh drinks and a smile that made us feel at home right away. This Villa combines understated...More

Date of stay: December 2014
Thank 499Kate
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Reviewed 5 October 2014

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Date of stay: October 2014
Management response:Responded 15 November 2014

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Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 25 September 2014

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Date of stay: September 2014
Management response:Responded 6 October 2014

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Reviewed 23 April 2014

the house is at the top of the island at Dinwid beach which is a small beach and not to many people.Boracay itself is over crowed and I can not see it staying as the Philippines top holiday spot. This is why the house at...More

Date of stay: March 2014
Thank emohr
Management response:Responded 14 July 2014

Oh no, I see why you needed curtains. The plants that were strategically placed to act as cover were blown away during the super storm last November. It has been re landscaped and they look rather grand. Right now, it is filigree, rather sexy. On...More

Reviewed 7 March 2014

We had excellent time in our Villa/home. From the beach it was literally 2 minutes walk away. To the center (Dmall/white beach) the tricycle ride was 7 minutes and costed 40-100 Pesos(for 2 persons). We really enjoyed our stay, Sharon cleaned the house thorougly every...More

Date of stay: February 2014
Thank Regiina1
Management response:Responded 7 March 2014

Gin, Rum: I am so thrilled that you loved Diwa. We love it too. I am sorry about the WIFI. The network service provider has assured the whole country that...More

Reviewed 16 February 2014

Upon arriving at Diwa House we were greeted by Sharon who was very welcoming and helpful. The house itself was absolutely beautiful! The pond and gardens were well kept and the decor of the house was very stylish. The house is located near to Diniwid...More

Date of stay: December 2013
2  Thank DavidAmyF
Management response:Responded 16 February 2014

Oh what a brilliant island lifestyle you had! The nabe is just great, is it not? I am trying to book a world tour for “The Prince”, Mr. Toad’s band...More

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Australia
Reviewed 21 November 2013

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Date of stay: October 2013
Management response:Responded 21 November 2013

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Outdoor Dining Area
Private Garden
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Towels Provided
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
Din-iwid beach remains untouched by the relentless development at White Beach. It is still the 'Old' Boracay. There are restaurants right at the beach for sunset drinks or intimate dinners at: Wahine, Mama's Fish Restaurant, Nami. Din-iwid and White Beach are linked up by natural deserted cove and a stone pathway. It offers the best post card view of White Beach. stroll to: Din-iwid beach, 5 minutes Golf course, 6 minutes White beach, 6 minutes Boracay Terrace, Fridays, Discovery Shores, 6 minutes D’Mall, 12 minutes transportation to/from, tipping unnecessary: D'Mall share tricycle 30.00PHP passengers on the back of motorbike - late night 60.00-70.00PHP 1-2PX Boracay Terrace, Fridays and Discovery Shores are best approached from the Din-iwid Cove. This part of White Beach is breath taking.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Exquisite Island Gem - 5 minutes walk to the Beach

Exquisite Island Gem - 5 minutes walk to the Beach is able to accommodate up to 3 guests. See all property details.

Exquisite Island Gem - 5 minutes walk to the Beach has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Exquisite Island Gem - 5 minutes walk to the Beach has one bedroom available. See all property details.

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