The White House with 5 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms is a spacious and comfortably appointed single-storey staffed villa in the Caribbean style, with white-painted mahogany louvred windows, cathedral ceilings and cool terrazzo marble floors. The villa is situated within the most prestigious gated community on the north coast of the Dominican Republic, a 15-minute drive from Puerto Plata (POP) International Airport.
The White House is a very comfortable vacation villa, particularly well-suited to larger groups of family or friends. It is tastefully furnished in a contemporary style with a mix of imported & local furniture, upholstered with cotton slipcovers in neutral shades of cream, khaki & beige. The house is painted white throughout, making it very light. Carefully selected pictures, local maps, baskets of shells, hurricane lamps & fresh cut flowers complete the smart beach house feel.
The house is designed to take full advantage of its tropical setting in the midst of a mature Caribbean garden. 8 louvered doors completely open up the large sitting room to the wrap-around terrace, which is attractively furnished for outdoor living with comfortable rattan sofas and arm chairs. The dining table is located at one end, with a door leading directly into the kitchen. There is a brick barbeque on the lawn adjacent to the terrace.
The pool is large, and a free form shape, with sun loungers & other pool furniture on the surrounding terrace. Natural shade is supplied by numerous palms. There is an outdoor shower. The garden features an attractive variety of indigenous plants, including banana, papaya & orange trees, stately coconut palms, birds of paradise, jasmine, bougainvillea and frangipani. A passion fruit vine climbs close to the terrace giving wonderful perfume and often providing fresh fruit. There are large areas of lawn too, with plenty of private corners for reading/taking a siesta.
The garden is wonderfully private and has path giving direct access to the beach walkway. Sea Horse Ranch has 4 private beaches, and 2 fabulous ocean front swimming pools, with cave & waterfall. All these are a 5-minute walk from the White House.
The property has 5 bedrooms & 4.5 bathrooms - located in 2 'wings' on either side of the spacious sitting room, thus making it ideal for groups of friends, or 2 families; giving a good degree of privacy to everyone. The 2 double bedrooms have Jacuzzi-style baths, plus separate walk-in showers, with the 2 twin bedded rooms having their own bathrooms with shower.
A small twin-bedded room interconnects with a master bedroom, and shares the bathroom (making a family-suite). The 4 large bedrooms have an extra bed or sofa bed enabling the property to comfortably sleep 8 adults with 4 - 6 children/infants (sharing family bedrooms + twin-bedded room). 4 of the 5 bedrooms have air-conditioning, all have fans. Bed linen is high thread count 100% cotton or linen. Similarly, quality towels for the beach & bath are supplied.
The country-style kitchen. with white painted units & ''butcher block' wooden worktops, is of ample size to cater for up to 12 guests with all the usual appliances, including gas oven with 4 burners, fridge freezer, microwave oven, dish-washer and good-quality white Italian china & glassware.
The White House has cable TV in sitting room, as well as wifi broadband internet connection.
We offer rates based on occupancy; which allows couples or smaller groups than capacity, to enjoy the villa also. Just enter who would be travelling with you in the drop down menu, to see the cost for your particular number(s).