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Villa Altamira

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5.0 of 5 bubbles
17 reviews
Rear of Altamira
Rooftop Balcony
Villa Altamira front entryway
Villa Exterior
Balcony on main living level
Dining area
Pool with view of the Caribbean ocean
Top Floor private balcony
View from villa
Beware of turtles !
View down to private yard
Landscaping and Privacy
Ocean View
View Northwest
Pool deck
View to ferry station
Custom bath
Stone Vanity
Ground floor suite
Outside patio
Living room
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
Welcome to Villa Altamira! This is your private get-a-way in paradise. Situated on a large private lot with spectacular panoramic views of the ocean, gorgeous sunsets and the distant lights of Puerto Rico. Expansive panoramic ocean views surround you. On clear days you can see the Mainland, St. Thomas and Culebra. You can enjoy the whole house including several decks and outdoor areas for relaxing. The rooftop patio has lots of room to lay out or watch the twinkle of the harbor lights and mainland. The Villa is designed for three level living. Everyone will be able to find a quiet spot to relax and enjoy the view, read or sleep in their hammock outside. For the Winter 2014 Season we have continued to upgrade the Villa. We have just completed a full renovation of the ground floor with new walk-in shower, ceramic tile flooring and stone sin... Read more
About the Owner, Gianelia G
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, Italian, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2304984 by: FlipKey
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English first
Ellicott City, Md
Level Contributor
38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Myself, my boyfriend, his sister and her boyfriend stayed at Villa Altamira for 5 nights in April. We had a wonderful time. The pool was great to have after exploring the beaches. The grounds are lovely. If you want a tv, don't expect much because there is one small flatscreen high on the wall in the corner of the living...

Management response:

Hi Hollin, So happy to hear that you all had a great time!!! After the snow we had in Maine yesterday(yes...end of April)....I want to be back in Vieques!!! Hope you will consider staying at Altamira again


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Berta D
Miami, Florida
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23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We had a great time in this property. Annette the manager met with us at the rental car and takes us to the house. She was very friendly, informative and humorous. We were greeted with basket of Puerto Rican delicacies. The property exceeded our expectations looks even better and bigger than the pictures. The view was incredible, from the rooms...

Management response:

Thank you so much for the kind review. We are so happy you had a great time! Please come back and visit with us again at Altamira! Best Regards John and Karen


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Ginger M
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We just returned home from a great vacation on Vieques Island. We stayed at the VIlla Altamira and are left without a single complaint. The house is exactly as advertised, clean, tidy and very welcomed. We were welcomed iinto the house by the property manager Annette who was freindly, responsive and very helpful. She even had a welcome asket with...

Management response:

Thank you Ginger and thank you Pat, We're so glad you had a good time. We would love it if you could come and stay at our villa again. If you ever want to visit Maine let us know we also have several cottages there. Have a wonderful summer and a healthy year. Sincerely, John and Karen


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
Jun 1, 2016 -
Oct 31, 2016
summer 2016
7 nights
Dec 17, 2016 -
Jan 8, 2017
Peak 2016-2017
7 nights
Jun 1, 2017 -
Oct 31, 2017
Low season
7 nights
Additional Rate and Availability Information
PR Tax 7%
A cleaning fee may be added on stays less than one full week.
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John and Karen Guernelli
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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