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VILLA PETRA: AN ELEGANT WATERFRONT HOME ON LAGUNA DE APOYO

Richard and Joyce Stanley

Advertiser since: 2014
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Speaks English, Spanish, Swahili
People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Richard and Joyce Stanley

Advertiser since: 2014
Speaks English, Spanish, Swahili
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
66%
Calendar last updated:
15 December, 2014
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VILLA PETRA: AN ELEGANT WATERFRONT HOME ON LAGUNA DE APOYO

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Laguna de Apoyo - Villa Petra

Beautiful 2 Bedroom Home Perfect for a Family vacation

Villa Petra

is located on a beautiful lakeside property. The home has amazing views and plenty of space for the family to enjoy a vacation or long term stay.

Villa Petra is a two bedroom, two bath luxurious home with breathtaking views and elegant furnishings and amenities.

Villa Petra is located on the northern shore of Laguna de Apoyo one of the most carefully protected preserves in Nicaragua. No gas or diesel powered motorboats are allowed in the temperate, mineral-rich waters of the lake.

You wake up in the morning watching the egrets and ducks, an occasional swimmer, kayaks or a sailboat passing as you have your coffee on the veranda. The lake environment and Villa provide a beautiful, peaceful place for writing, resting and enjoying a quiet respite.

The Villa environment is beautiful and quiet with an undeveloped forest on one side so that you can watch the birds in maximum peace and quiet.

The home is fully furnished includes: bedding, towels, refrigerator, stove, coffee maker and blender. The big kitchen has all dishes, pots and pans, glassware and utensils if you want to do your own cooking. Simple Nicaraguan cuisine meals can be provided with advance notice. AC and WIFI are included.

All this, is just 25 easy driving minutes from Granada, or slightly more to Managua in the opposite direction.

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Richard and Joyce Stanley (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2014
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks English, Spanish, Swahili
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
66%
Calendar last updated:
15 December, 2014

About Richard and Joyce Stanley

Terrance Rogan and Richard and Joyce Stanley share ownership of Villa Petra. Terry has been in Nicaragua for over 10 years and has developed several beautiful pieces of property around Lagua de Apoyo. He is originally from Chicago, speaks Spanish fluently Richard and Joyce have lived and worked all over the world, primarily in East and Southern Africa, working for the United Nations and starting their own environmental conservation non profit, Legacy Foundation. Check out their website to learn about the advantages of biomass briquettes as a fuel wood replacement!

Richard and Joyce Stanley purchased this house in 2000

Why Richard and Joyce Stanley chose Laguna de Apoyo

Villa Petra is a stunning property, with amazing views of the lake, beautiful gardens and easy access to the cool mineral rich waters of the lake, morning, noon or night.

What makes this house unique

WOW! What a beautiful place! that's what people say when they come to Villa Petra. With views of the Laguna and Mombacho is seems the perfect place to relax or swim or kayak or read or write. The views and energy of the place are truly inspiring.

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Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Location

Laguna de Apoyo is about 20 minutes from Masaya or Granada, but interesting and lively towns. Granada provides horse carriage rides, cathedral tours, colonial architecture and many great restaurants and bars. Masaya has a wonderful handicrafts market and is bustling with local business of every kind.

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Rates & Availability

From $150 Nightly

Rental rates for this holiday house in Laguna de Apoyo, Nicaragua

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
High Season 1
1 Nov 2014 - 14 Dec 2014
2 night minimum stay
$360
for 2 nights
From
$180
$700
$1,500
 
 
Christmas
15 Dec 2014 - 4 Jan 2015
2 night minimum stay
$450
for 2 nights
From
$225
$800
$2,000
 
 
High Season 2
5 Jan 2015 - 1 Mar 2015
2 night minimum stay
$360
for 2 nights
From
$180
$700
$1,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$300
for 2 nights
From
$150
$600
$1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $150
Notes The Villa Petra rate is for four adults. Additional children/persons would be charged at $25/night, $100/week. It should be noted that additional children would be using hammocks.
The Casa Lilly rate is for two adults. That location is not appropriate for more than two persons.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Laguna de Apoyo, Nicaragua

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • rural
  • village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Guest Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • All bathrooms are equipped with towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Guest Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • All bedrooms are equipped with pillows and sheets. There are also 2 hammocks on the property.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Villa Petra is located near many excellent restaurants on the lake, including Posado La Abuela, El Paradiso and Apoyo Resort. Personal services i.e. child care or cooking can be provided at a cost of $5.00/ hour. This can be arranged directly with the care taker, with payment going directly to them.

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