The Villa property is two separately deeded lots. There is 230 sq mtr of construction ( 160 sq mtr main home, 70 sq mtr casita ) 191 sq mtr covered terraces, a carport / garage and bodega, and 550 sq mtrs of multi-level brick, cobblestone and cement patios areas for socializing which feature a custom brick traditional wood /gas BBQ & stove with ceramic counter & several ceramic park benches.
Behind is a forested mountain nature park with a road & hiking trails leading to the Pacific Ocean.
Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of nature while still being close to everything. Adjacent to the hospital, one block to the transit bus stop and a park, two blocks to main street shopping, three blocks to the University and the seawall malecon where you can walk, jog, roller blade, or cycle, safely without traffic, a network of over 25 km of dedicated paved and cobblestone pedestrian paths. It is a short distance from the secluded, pristine, sandy beach of Punta Bellaca.
The bright kitchen has daylight flourescent lighting, ample counter tops & wood cabinets, a movable island counter with drawers, and a ceramic serving bar & counter opening onto the dining room.
The living room is 4.5 m X 7.5 m with double hardwood entry doors, 3 large windows and the adjoining dining area.
The spacious master bedroom is 4.75m X 4.75m and has a full large ensuite, large shower, and spacious built-in linen & toiletry cupboards.
At the rear of the home is a bedroom / office / den with built in computer desk and bookshelves.
The main bathroom is updated with a large shower stall.
There is also a maid's / laundry / utility room. The rear entrance features a french door providing vistas and sunlight.
For your security all windows, and exterior entrance doors have decorative scroll wrought iron security grates.
There are two large water cisterns for storing 22 cubic meters of water, and 4 smaller ½ cubic meter tanks distributed for collecting rainwater. The homes are connected to both city water and sewer services, telephone, internet, & DirecTV. Electric service is 220 VAC 60 Hz. with 110 VAC sub panels.
Enjoy over 550 sq mtrs of multi-level brick, cobblestone and cement patios areas for socializing which feature a custom brick traditional wood /gas BBQ & stove with ceramic counter & several recycled ceramic park benches.
Take full advantage of the coastal environment and enjoy outdoor life – the gardens are home to butterflies, hummingbirds, bees, and a wide variety of other birds.
There is also a chicken coop for fresh eggs daily. There is sufficient level land to facilitate building another guest house, swimming pool, or additional gardens.
The casita built in 2011 is a bright 75 sq mt ( 700 sq ft ) one bedroom home with a view and covered patio area. The home has a proven rental stream approaching 100% occupancy annually.
Ceramic tile flooring throughout, large screened windows, vaulted wood-beamed ceiling with fans. The kitchen has a breakfast bar.
There is ample counter-top space and a choice of tables when eating. The bedroom has a queen bed with a top-of-the-line mattress.
Living room has television, DVD player and locally made wicker furniture. Bathroom has large tiled shower with hot water, and towels. The outdoor patio has a hammock & table & four chairs.
Other popular beach cities of Canoa &San Clemente are close by, while the major metro areas of Manta and Portoviejo are just an hour away providing major supermarket chains and malls. Our
Attractions & Activities in the area include :
Beaches, Canoa - " little Montanita " for surfing, Chirije archeological site, San Isidro archeological site, Isla Corazon, Isla Frigatas, La Cruz, Museo, Cocao, Banana or camaonera farm tours, panga water taxis, Montecristi, or relax on a ecologically friendly triciclio tour
Water Sports - Surfing, swimming, para sailing, jet skis, wind surfing, sailing, rowing and kayaking are some of the water sports that can be enjoyed within the tranquility of the estuary or challenge the Pacific Ocean. Fishing, whale watching, tennis, soccer, beach volleyball, cycling, and hiking are all available.