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Only three short blocks (2-4 min walk) to this beach!
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Very good
7 reviews
Only three short blocks (2-4 min walk) to this beach!
Front of House, very private and secure!
Front Door with Mr. Piggy doormat
Front Porch
Entry into house looking toward back door
View from kitchen back toward front door
Bathroom #1 and Front Bedroom
Bathroom #1 and Back Bedroom
Bathroom #1
Sideyard and Secure Parking/Chill Area
Back Patio / Dining Area
Back Patio / Back Garden & Bathroom
Back Garden Bathroom w Rainwater shower
Bathroom #2
Bathroom #2 Rainwater Shower
Comfortable Hammock to Lounge In!
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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
San Juan del Sur, Rivas Department
Why settle for a small hotel room when you can have the privacy of your own fully outfitted (and RECENTLY REMODELED) house!
Fridge, BBQ with side burner, microwave, toaster oven, blender, pots/pans, dishes, etc....
This furnished two-bedroom/two-bathroom house has all new: Paint, Tile, Granite countertops, TV/DVD, WIFI, Hot-water shower inside, rainwater garden shower outside, and much more....
Stereo system with Aux Input for MP3/IPod/IPhone (bring own RCA patch cord).
Ready for you to enjoy San Juan del Sur!

Both bedrooms each have their own air-conditioning units. Also full-size sofa bed in the living room.
Whole-house water filter with backup water tank as well.
Enclosed property with private parking for 2-3 autos. VERY safe and secure.
Easy walk to everything SJDS offers!
About the Owner, Tim S
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 39 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2014
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2981433
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4 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 7 reviews
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English first
Nomad664
Winnipeg, Canada
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2016 for a stay in February 2016
1
person found this review helpful

First I want to say that I'm glad that Tim has changed his ad, because we certainly felt deceived with the previous ad which indicated that the house had a stove. It didn't. This might not be important to many people who book for only a few days, but we booked for 4 weeks and my wife has a food allergy and wanted to do most of her cooking to avoid health problems. Tim was...

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Management response:

Herve, Thank you again for your stay. I'm sorry that the high winds impacted your time in SJDS. Although the house does not offer a four burner stove, the single burner is sufficient for most guests (and can easily be moved if needed). I've taken your suggestion to heart and will be adding a couple bars for hanging clothes (below...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2016 for a stay in January 2016

My daughters and I stayed 3 nights in this house and loved it. The location is great. We were able to relax in the hammock and barbecue. We had a lot of privacy and felt safe. The owner was resourceful. I have no doubts in recommending this house.

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Management response:

I'm glad that you enjoyed your time at my house!

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bruce3404
Oregon
Level Contributor
134 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2015 for a stay in December 2015

First the good: Owner Tim was easy to work with as we went through a frustrating period with Flip Key trying to change dates. The house was cute, clean and located in an area which made it easy to access the entire town. Beds were good and the outdoor seating area with BBQ was a pleasant space. Ultimately, however, the noise was intolerable for me. The house is located on a street that provides the...

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Management response:

Bruce, I am sorry that you found staying in the center of SJDS to not be for you. True to a typical Latin-American beach town, noise is part of the culture. This is particularly so during the holiday festivities of December and Easter Week. Celebrations, parades, bands in the streets (at all hours), fireworks, and residents in "an extra festive...

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bartbryne...
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 13, 2015 for a stay in March 2015
4
people found this review helpful

This place was a great stay for my family. Everything was just as the website says. In town, close to beach, with quiet neighbors. AC and wifi are always a plus too. Most of all the owner was quick to respond and was very friendly. Much better than any hotel in SJDS. We plan on going back.

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EllieBryn...
Seattle
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2015 for a stay in March 2015
3
people found this review helpful

My family recently stayed here at this house for a long four night weekend and loved it! The location couldn't have been better. It's close to the beach so we could walk there whenever we wanted but far enough from the party bars that we never heard the loud party noise. There are great cafes and restaurant nearby without having to walk a long ways or up any hills. The house was had everything we...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$99
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$595
Jan 3, 2017 -
Mar 19, 2017
High Season
3 nights
$115
$115
$690
Apr 7, 2017 -
Apr 16, 2017
Semana Santa 2017
4 nights
$155
$175
$1,020
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $15 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional Fee: Rental subject to metered electrical use (to encourage responsible usage). Average expense is $1-$3 per night. Cost is $0.30 per kWh.
Pets? - Please inquire
Smoking? - Allowed outside the house, either covered patio or yard.
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Access
Car not needed
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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