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Casa Laguna Vista...a home with a view.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,050 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Two-bedroom two-bath home with a great view of the lagoon and the mountains.

Across the Placencia Road from the Caribbean Sea, waiting for you on the shores of the Placencia Lagoon is this modern two-bedroom two-bath vacation home known as Casa Laguna Vista. It offers a splendid view of the Maya Mountains, the Placencia Lagoon and, across the road, the Caribbean.

Located on the Placencia Peninsula at Mile Marker 14 in the Plantation Subdivision, this home puts you in the middle of all the things you want to do when you vacation in Belize. Take a 15 minute trip to the Placencia Village and its famous sidewalk or dine at one of the many restaurants along the way. Several dive shops and tour operators in the village offer snorkling and diving trips to the Barrier Reef or Laughing Bird Caye.

Or you can arrange a jungle tour to the Jaguar Preserve (or drive yourself). The tour operators will pick you up at the house so you can enjoy the view of the lagoon and the Maya Mountains while you wait for your native guide. Other activities could include a drive up the very scenic Hummingbird Highway, which winds its way through the Maya Mountains, to Belmopan, the capitol of Belize, for lunch; or you could skip lunch and have a cup of Belizean Coffee and a cinnamon roll at Kropf's Mennonite Bakery, which is located somewhere near the midpoint of the drive up the mountains.

Other trips could include a trip to Red Bank and a two hour trek through the jungle to the nesting grounds of the Scarlet McCaws, an endangered species of very colorful parrots native to Belize and Guatemala. This is a difficult trip to organize and not all guides can take you there, but its a magnificent sight if you can get there.

Or, if all else fails, just sleep in and let the noisy ChaChaLaca birds wake you up in the mornings and just stay at the casa and enjoy the view. The Casa is air-conditioned and fully equipped with two televisions, cable TV channels, a washer and dryer, and a WiFi network for your laptop.

More Details

Property Manager
David Wallace
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 20, 2018

About David Wallace

Owners are Real Estate Brokers in Corpus Christi, Texas and had this home custom built.

David Wallace purchased this house in 2012

Why David Wallace chose Plantation

We love Belize, the view from this lot, the weather and the people of Belize.

What makes this house unique

Cool ocean breezes every day, great view of the lagoon and the Maya Mountains.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Plantation

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1050 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Turn the air conditioning units off when you leave the house for more than two hours.
  • Keep the gates closed so the Iguanas don't come in the yard and eat the plants.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Tile bathtub and shower combo.
    Guest bathroom - toilet , shower , Tile shower.
  • Master bathroom has a combination bathtub and shower that are custom made out of ceramic tile and enclosed with glass blocks. Guest bathroom has a tile shower and a decorative Mexican Style sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom - 1 queen
    Guest bedroom - 1 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sofa folds out.
  • Queen size beds in both bedrooms and a queen size futon in the living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Modern two-bedroom two-bath house completed in 2012. Located on the shores of the Placencia Lagoon across the street from the Caribbean Sea.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

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Casa Laguna Vista...a home with a view.
average rating of 4.5555553 based on 18 reviews
Lorain ohio
4

As advertised

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay 2couples an internet issue a couple days but you are in paradise Leo Ramirez from the green parrot is an excellent guide and property manager for the owners we had a great time

  • Submitted: 11-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed it. Come back sometime.
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5

The House was perfect with views from both sides. Very clean and well appointed

  • 5 of 5

Casa Laguna Vista worked really well for our stay. It is very private and quiet.

  • Submitted: 27-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Come again sometime.
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5

Comfortable and clean

  • 5 of 5

We would not hesitate to recommend this home for your vacation needs. Very nice , has all the amenities you could need , clean , and modern . Good tv and wifi . Air conditioning ( we did not need as there is a nice breeze to keep the house cool . Perfect for a couple or family . We enjoyed our month stay and would return .

Don and Sherri G . Alta Canada

  • Submitted: 31-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed it. Come see us again sometime.
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5

Clean and as advertised

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable. Close to village shops. Near many restaurants. 2 miles from pretty beach

  • Submitted: 12-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Corpus Christi, TX, U.S.A.
5

Very clean and modern with a great location

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at Casa Laguna Vista for the past four years and will return again! That says it all! We love everything about the place--excellent accommodations, near activities and great restaurants, and wonderful views and surroundings.

  • Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed it....again.
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4

casa laguna vista

  • 4 of 5

I booked and paid for this home well in advance and called the owner in order to establish a contact on arrival , I was told that a gentleman named Leo would be at the airport to meet and greet me. He also said He would call me the weekend before our arrival to confirm. None of that happened. I then went to the Green parrot resort where Leo is the manager so that I could register but Leo was not there so I had to try to find someone who could give me the Key to the house, I did find someone who gave me the key to the house but no key to the side gate, so we had to climb over the fence to get in. I then returned every day for three days and finally he was there and I registered but he could not find the side gate key . the a/c in the living was leaking so I informed Leo and it was fixed 3 days later. Now, having said all that , I did rate the stay at 4 stars because the place was great with ocean and lagoon views. It was well supplied and very comfortable and clean. P.S the a/c mechanic brought me the sidegate key.

  • Submitted: 3-Jun-2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is not quite how it went down, but I'll take the four stars anyway.
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Location

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Placencia
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Green Parrot
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Maya Beach Bistro
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Green Parrot
Car: necessary

Casa Laguna Vista is located in the upscale Plantation Development on the Placencia Peninsula in Southern Belize. Day trips to the Cockscomb Jaguar Reserve, snorkeling trips to Laughing Bird Caye, visits to Mayan Ruins, and, of course, shopping trips are easily arranged and plentiful.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Plantation

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season
May 1 2018 - Dec 14 2018
6 night minimum stay
C$193
C$1,160
C$2,319
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$13 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Dec 15 2018 - Apr 30 2019
6 night minimum stay
C$206
C$1,224
C$2,577
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$13 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
C$193
C$1,160
C$2,319
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$13 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee C$257.7

The staff of the Green Parrot Caribbean Beach Houses provides local property management and maintenance services. All guest much check in at the Green Parrot and make payment arrangements if they have not already done so and pickup the key. If you're flying into the Placencia Airport we encourage you to allow the Green Parrot staff to pick you up at the airport and deliver you to the house.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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