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Caribbean Luxury. Whale Watch from Infinity Pool.

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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Las Galeras, Samana Province, Dominican Republic
Casa del Mar-3,230 sq. ft. 3 bedroom, 3 bath villa on a bluff overlooking the ocean and valley. Large porches on either side of the living room serve as dining rooms. Watch whales from the infinity pool! Jacuzzi, barbecue, WiFi, peace, quiet, stars.

Perched on a cliff overlooking the deep waters of the Samana Bay, the peace and sights that can be found in la Casa del Mar are unique and impossible to find in any other house or hotel on the peninsula.

During the whale watching season, from early January to late March, female whales and their calves gently frolic just off the shore in front of the villa. In the distance, male whales jump over the sea surface thrusting their heads straight up in the air in order to show off their strength and attract females.

From the rear porch, or from the mango garden, startling sunsets with mellow sha...
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About the Owner, Cynthia N
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 89 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 4.4 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 9 properties
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in February 2018

We stayed in the villa for a week and had a wonderful stay. The infinity pool, the view over the ocean in daytime, the stars at night and just natures noise makes you so relaxed. Las Galeras is a nice little village with a lot of restaurants and one new beach for every day.. You will need a car, 2wd...

Management response:

Thanks for taking the time to review Casa del Mar. Very glad to hear you enjoyed the property and this beautiful part of the Dominican Republic! Happy trails.


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London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 25 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Be brave .. Cynthia is there to help x Arrive at midday .. Sunset .. 7 pm The roads are very interesting ... Find and enjoy x

Management response:

So happy you liked the villa. You're right about driving at night! Thanks for staying.


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Papillion, Nebraska
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016
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My friend and I rented a car and stayed at this villa near Las Galeras! It was incredible!!. The views from the pool were amazing as we watched whales in the ocean. At night it was so clear you could see thousands of stars!! The views from this location and the accomodations were great! A shout out to Cindy! She...

Management response:

Hi Teddy, I'm so glad you and your friend enjoyed the villa so much. I hope you can convince your girlfriend to come along with you next time! TAKE CARE, Cindy


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Sofas
    2 Kings
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
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R 1 776
R 2 368
13 Dec 2017 -
18 Apr 2018
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3 nights
R 2 368
R 2 664
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  • Cleaning: R 888 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 2 368 / stay - Deposit
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