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Oceanfront Condo Playa Lechi Residence #12 ALL INCLUSIVE!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,323 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

3rd Floor Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

THANK YOU for your interest in our island home!

We have recently changed to "ALL INCLUSIVE" to better accommodate the new VRBO/HomeAway format! See our rates page for a helpful breakdown.

All base rates include airport pick up and drop off, pre, mid-week (on stays of 10 nights or more) & end cleaning, utilities, local cell phone, Gov't tax, and "on island" agent fee. No hidden charges.

We are locally managed by Sunbelt Realty: Kittie den Dekker

We hope you will enjoy life as it should be in this luxury oceanfront condo featuring quality appliances and furnishings. Pocket doors slide open to your large oversized porch, drawing your eye to the panoramic view encompassing Klein Bonaire and the open turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea. Trade winds will keep you comfortable as you relax, dine and enjoy the beautiful sunsets.

Our third floor residence, is just a 10 minute walk along the seaside promenade to central Kralendiijk, where you'll find wonderful restaurants, cafes, open air fruit/vegetable market, and groceries. Just a few minutes walk to the North, you will find our favorite dive shop, Yellow Sub, where we leave our gear, rent tanks, and often dive to see resident sea life.

After visiting Bonaire, we chose Playa Lechi Residence because of its quiet location (away from the airport), our close, walkable distance to town, the reef out front for diving, snorkeling, and swimming, a large Magna mineral pool, and most importantly, its breath taking ocean sunset views.

After a stay at PLR#12 we are sure you will agree.

Feel free to contact us at any time to discuss Bonaire, our home and sunsets.

Check out time is 11.00 am and check in time is 2pm or later

Cleaning/Laundry: All stays 10 nights or longer will receive mid stay cleaning (including towels and bed linens) during second week. Thereafter weekly.

We strongly advocate that you consider the purchase of trip cancellation insurance to protect you against unforeseen events.

Sunbelt Realty Agency (Kittie) can also provide:

Groceries waiting upon arrival (per request when the agent contacts you)

Car rental at very reasonable rates

Special discounted diving packages

The apartment location can be viewed on the accompanying map.

Keywords: Beachfront Condominium

Free Wifi

More Details

Gigi & Tom Quinby
Member since: 2006
Speaks English,
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo on Playa on Kralendijk

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1323 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Master bath has a double sink and large shower!
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , singe sink
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , King size bed OR 2 Twin Extra Longs size beds!
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , King Size bed OR 2 Twin Extra Long size beds
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) These are extra long twin beds and can be put together to make a king size bed.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Light mid-week cleaning and full clean after departure included!


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Oceanfront Condo Playa Lechi Residence #12 ALL INCLUSIVE!
average rating of 4.75 based on 20 reviews

I wish I could stay there forever

  • 5 of 5

It was our third stay at Playa Lechi, and we are already planning the next year trip. This condo is the best lodging you can get on Bonaire. Walking distance to restaurants, but on the quiet side of the town. Views are breathtaking, I don't think photos do the justice. You can dive and swim just in front of the building. The apartment is very modern and greatly equipped, including washer and dishwasher. Conveniently located dive shop allows for washing and storing your equipment without dragging it every day back to the condo. Have I mentioned that you also get 20% discount on all classes and dives?

Last but not least, wifi is fast and allowed me to work couple days remotely, making phone calls, with no problems.

The owners are great and respond to any questions very quickly. The place feels really like home

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just great - for diving, cooking and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

We spent 2 1/2 weeks here in April. This was our third visit to Bonaire, each time staying a 2-3 weeks. This is the best place we've stayed. The location is great, with Dive Friends Yellow Submarine a few steps away, good diving right out front, downtown/shops within easy walking distance and the Van Den Tweel grocery less than 10 minutes away by car. The condo is immaculate and well-provisioned. It is clear that Gigi and Tom spend time here: It shows in the many comfortable touches and quality of furnishings in the house. The appliances are good, the pans are cook-worthy (a mixture of Cuisinart lines) and almost any cooking utensil you could want is close at hand. The condo is very spacious, especially the lanai. Although it was just the two of us, I can envision two couples staying here quite comfortably. Wifi was good. We felt very safe here. The only issue was noise: barking dogs, which you just can't avoid when staying in town, and a fussy 2 year old happened to be staying next door, which is just luck of the draw. For sleeping, most noise could be blocked by closing the windows and running the air conditioner and fan. I'd say we've found our go-to place for future visits! You won't be disappointed by Gigi and Tom's lovely home.

  • Review Submitted: 04-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Panama City, Panama

Great location spacious apartment but noisy

  • 3 of 5

The apartment was great but the noise from the cars, dogs and fireworks every night made it impossible to sleep.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review of our Home and the Island of Bonaire during Christmas time~ We are delighted you enjoyed our apartment and our location too! Thank you! We are sorry you found Bonaire noisy during your stay~Unfortunately Bonaire like many of the Caribbean Islands, likes to celebrate the Holidays~with fireworks~Christmas right through the New Year! Thanks for staying with us~we welcome you back again for a future visit! A Happy and Healthy New Year to you and your family!
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Toronto, Ontario Canada


  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Playa Lechi 12 for the first week of October. The condo was wonderful with all the comforts of home and well appointed. The keys were provided to us at the airport by Sunbelt Realty and their service was seamless. The location is very close to town and we were able to explore the whole island a number of times with a rental car. We especially enjoyed the large patio to enjoy the warm evenings. Thank you to Gigi and Tom for offering such a great location!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bozeman, Montana

Nice location! But a few parts could use some TLC

  • 3 of 5

It bothered us that the dive tank was being used to wash out paint cans the maintenance crew was using. I wouldn't rinse my dive or snorkel equipment or wetsuits in there; there were paint chips in the basin and paint brushes and empty paint cans on the side. Not a place to rinse your regulator!

There was unnecessary construction debris left around that was unpleasant to look at, day in and day out.

The whole lock-in lock out key situation was tedious. It was a chore to just snorkel out front. Sunbelt originally gave us just 1 set of keys which made coordination difficult.

We had to ask and then drive over to get a second set of keys.

The master bath grout needs a real good scrubbing. It looks dirty and could get moldy real quick.

The kitchen was nicely stocked but there weren't enough garbage bags.

We also had to disinfect the actual garbage can as it really stunk! At first we thought the smell was coming from our trash but it wasn't. Putting a plastic bag over a smelly garbage can....well we figured it out.

Overall, the place was clean, the beds were comfortable, the views fantastic. Furniture very comfortable, wifi great, nice TV. Great library of books especially on reef life and diving. Overall, the unit was clean and pleasant.

Water was gorgeous and location central.

Road noise was mostly tolerable but I was surprised by how loud it could be at times.

  • Review Submitted: 30-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments…. We appreciate every review as Tom and I are always looking to improve the experiences for our guests…. We are glad, overall, you had a nice stay in our Condo. Since there is a full service Dive Shop (Yellow Sub) nearby, we always encourage our guests to use their facility as we do. Generally, there is a dedicated black rinse tub within the large rinse tank on our property. The large rinse tank is also occasionally shared with our property maintenance crews…especially off season when work is being done. We will ask them to leave the our rinse tank in a tidy manner. One set of keys for four guest is not our procedure. We will tell our property manager to make sure that in the future, each couple will have their own key set. We wish the salty environment would allow keyless locks, but it won’t. Our 10 year old condo like any home, is in constant need for cleaning. We will ask our house keeper to continue to focus on keeping the corners tidy. Tom and I chose the location of our home with its close walking proximity to the village center, the reef and Dive Shops. There will occasionally be noise…be it from the road or neighbors. Please know we always appreciate feedback during your stay or after~Helps us all!
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Beckley, WV

Thought of everything

  • 5 of 5

Many thanks to the owners who thought of everything to make our stay comfortable and convenient. Tasteful and clean condo. We enjoyed it so very much!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Flamingo Airport
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo on Playa, Caribbean

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Jun 2018 - 1 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £44.92
Refundable Damage Deposit £152.28

The rates above are based on 1-2 guests. Please add $25 per night, per additional guest.

Kittie from Sunbelt Realty will be your local contact on the island!
She can be reached at or by phone at tel:+599-717-6560
Please note the VRBO/HomeAway Booking fee (service fee) is paid directly to them via credit card.

Rates include housekeeping, utilities, airport transfers, and a local contact during your stay!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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