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Luxurious New Ocean and Golf View Villa staffed with Private Chef, Butler & maid

People18
Bedrooms 8
Bathrooms9
Separate WCs1
Space 16,000 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

8 Bedroom Tropical Paradise Fully Staffed Mansion With Incredible Views.

Villa Palma Real is a newly built, ultra-luxurious single-family home located within the exclusive Punta Cana Resort and Golf Club with unobstructed views to the Caribbean Sea and La Cana Golf Course and just a 5 minute walk to the beautiful private Serena beach.

This magnificent home features 16,000 square feet (1,500 sq. meters) of beautifully decorated interiors and covered verandas. It has 8 spacious bedrooms each with their own en-suite bathrooms, walk-in closets and flat screen TVs as well as 2 living-rooms, a dining room, a cinema room and a Gym. Sonos system is available in all the bedrooms, common rooms and outdoor areas as well as seamless WI-FI throughout the house and the garden. Construction was recently completed and no details have been spared in making this home the epitome of luxury and comfort at the same time.

Even though there are wonderful activities and a great choice of restaurants throughout the Resort and beyond, it will be very difficult for you to leave this incredible property. The cook is absolutely amazing and the food she prepares is difficult to beat. The butler will attend to your every need and the heavenly relaxation and incredible entertainment will make you want to stay and enjoy it to the fullest.

This stunning property is located only minutes from Punta Cana International Airport and boasts incredible views to the ocean and to the P.B Dye designed La Cana Golf course home to Julio Iglesias, Mikhail Baryshnikov and the Oscar de la Renta family.

Interior design elements include Coralina limestone walls/floors, exotic woods and exquisite furnishings.

The estate includes a separate guest house, referred to as the 'Honeymoon suite', which has its own master suite, living room, separate kitchen and two full bathrooms.

The main house is accessed after entering grand doors leading into a beautiful courtyard lined by two symmetrical ponds and tropical vegetation with palms and flowers.

On the main level are located:

• Three complete bedroom suites, each featuring walk-in closets, a seating area, an en-suite luxurious bathroom with a separate bathtub and large shower, a flat screen TV with cable service, an individually controlled AC panel and ceiling fans.

 

One of the suites has a king size bed and the other two, queen size beds.

• The main living room which has two separate sitting areas 

• A stunning dining room that can accommodate up to 18 sitting guests

• 12 seating state-of-the art cinema room with a choice of over a 100 movies

• Fully fitted Technogym ™ exercise room including Kinesis

• 2 large covered verandas with beautiful patio furniture

• Gourmet kitchen

• Pantry

• Guest powder room

• Covered garage

• A separate bedroom adjacent to the garage with has two double beds and an en-suite bathroom (great for teenagers)

• Laundry room

• Staff quarters (they are self-contained so you still have your privacy)

 

On the second level are located:

• Another magnificent living room/billiard/game room with 7 meter high ceiling

• Three bedroom suites (each with its own walk-in closets, seating area, luxurious bathroom with a separate bathtub and large shower, their own private terraces, a flat screen TV with cable service, individually controlled AC panels and ceiling fans). 

One of the bedrooms has 1 queen size bed and a day bed with a trundle unit. 

The other two suites feature a king size bed in one, and a queen size bed in the other.

• 2 large covered verandas with beautiful patio furniture

The property also features a beautiful long pool, a 10 people outdoor Jacuzzi and plenty of outdoor living spaces with outdoor lounge furniture.

Other areas set-up on the property allow to play basketball, badminton, ping pong, crocket. In the upstairs living-room you will also find billiard, chess, dominoes, backgammon, and card games.

Four adult and 2 children bicycles and two 6-seater golf carts are at your disposal at no extra cost to explore the resort and its surroundings.

Villa Palma Real full-time live-in staff consists of highly-skilled, trained and trustworthy professionals led by an experienced butler. The amazing cook, will prepare your favorite meals or her own delicious recipes. The housekeeper will clean your rooms and do your laundry to perfection. And a gardening crew will discreetly maintain the beautiful landscape daily for your enjoyment.

 

Each day your bedroom, as the rest of the house, will be cleaned and in the evening your beds turned down.

Laundry will be collected each morning and returned by the following day, if not sooner, washed and ironed.  

For golfers, Villa Palma Real is ideally located on La Cana golf course, one of Punta Cana's top 3 Oceanside golf courses, designed by P.B. Dye (27 holes, 14 with ocean view).

 In Punta Cana you will also find the Corales golf course, which is a Tom Fazio masterpiece (18 holes, 6 with ocean view). And right next door, at the Cap Cana Resort, is the spectacular and #1 voted golf course in the Caribbean and Mexico– Punta Espada, a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course (18 holes, 18 with ocean view). 

Other golf courses can also be found in the Punta Cana/Bavaro area and at Casa de Campo.

The world famous Six Senses spa is located at just a 5 minute walking distance from the house. It features a broad range of holistic wellness, rejuvenation and beauty treatments, including Thai, Vietnamese and Shiatsu massages for individuals or couples.

 Indoor and outdoor treatment rooms, each with its own relaxation area and steam room. The two outdoor treatment suites are surrounded by an herb garden and tropical plants. As part of the spa's holistic focus, hydrotherapy, yoga, Pilates, reiki and meditation are also offered. 

Several tennis courts are available to play or to take lessons. 

And on the beach, the water sports center offers amongst other things, diving, kayaking, scuba diving, sailing, or deep-sea fishing excursions. 

In Playa Blanca located at the end of a 3 mile long beach, guests can eat or have drinks at the wonderful Playa Blanca Restaurant or if they prefer they can kite-surf or get kite-surfing lessons for all levels while enjoying the beautiful environment.

Also located within the resort, is the famous Punta Cana Resort Ecological Foundation Reserve, which is a 1500 acre nature preserve featuring pristine fresh water lagoons for relaxing swims. The reserve also has a small zoo and an organic farm. 

The resort has eight restaurants offering a variety of local and international cuisine. Many additional dining options are located in Punta Cana Village just outside the Resort, in Cap Cana, or a little bit further away in Bavaro.

Great dining options include La Yola, an open-air thatched roof restaurant located on the water next to the 70-slip marina, and the award winning Bamboo restaurant at the Tortuga Bay Hotel.

Horseback riding tours on resort grounds and beautiful rides along the beaches are also offered at the Punta Cana Resort & Club. 

And Segway guided tours can be booked at the Playa Blanca.

Amenities included in the rate are:

Full concierge service

Round trip private transportation to and from Punta Cana airport (Up to two trips each way)

Private check-in/out

Welcome refreshing tropical fruit cocktails

Butler service

In house chef ready to prepare your favorite meals (groceries are charged separately)

Cleaning staff

Safes in four bedrooms

Two golf carts for use by guests (the driver must be a licensed adult)

6 bicycles

Daily cleaning services

Grocery shopping service. (You just pay for the groceries. No extra fee is charged for that service)

Free Wi-Fi internet service

Outdoor and indoor surround sound-system.

 

Cinema room, Satellite TV, DVDs

Resort amenities access

A nanny as well as additional staff and additional golf carts for larger groups can be obtained at an additional cost, if needed.

More Details

Property Manager
Jacqueline
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Punta Cana in La Altagracia Province

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 16000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 9 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 8 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 9 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 10 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , With en-suite bathroom, walk-in closets and private balcony.
    Master Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , With en-suite bathroom, walk-in closets, direct pool access.
    Master Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , With en-suite bathroom, walk-in closets and private balcony.
    Master Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , With en-suite bathroom, walk-in closets and private balcony.
    Master Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , With en-suite bathroom, walk-in closets and garden access.
    Master Bedroom 6 - 1 Large Double Bed , With en-suite bathroom, walk-in closets and patio access.
    Master Bedroom 7 - 2 Large Double Bed , Separate/private room by the garage with en-suite bathroom
    Master Bedroom 8 - 1 Large Double Bed , Totally independent guest suite with en-suite bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Tennis
  • 6 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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5

Best family vacation we could imagine

  • 5 of 5

Spent 7 wonderful days at Arricefe 54. As other commenters have mentioned, the pictures (unbelievably) do not do this house justice. It is truly spectacular, from the details of each room and bathroom to the super comfortable beds to the stunning chandeliers and of course the wonderful property and views. But the thing that makes this home special is the staff. Leo and Elba went above and beyond to make this vacation for 5 families (10 adults, 9 kids) something to remember for a lifetime.

The Punta Cana resort itself is also quite spectacular with beautiful white sand beaches and very low crowds. There are other restaurant options nearby and two golf carts to transport you around the property. There are multiple gates and security measures: a completely safe locale.

Lastly, Jacqueline and staff were wonderful to work with and made the overall transaction incredibly easy to complete. We were provided with a wonderful concierge (David) who speaks very good English and arranged a number of great excursions.

Will DEFINITELY return to Punta Cana and if at all possible, to Arricefe 54.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Tim, Thank you so much for you kind review on our Villa Palma Real. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay! The villa's dedicated staff are truly amazing and we will make sure to pass on your kind words to them as it will make them really happy as well. We are really looking forward to your next visit!
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Charlotte
5

Awesome stay - late April 2018

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful piece of property - very spacious, elegantly but simply decorated and furnished. Grounds are spectacular...pool and views are great. Property managers Laura and Michelle are great, fun, and responsive. Resort this house resides in is super clean and safe, and pretty easy to navigate. Lots of good amenities and access to the beach (es) very easy on golf carts. If the descriptions and online information of this property appear to meet your needs, you absolutely will not be disappointed.

If i have to be critical, i'll provide two pieces of info :

1) Onsite staff was very good - could probably have been better utilized if we spoke Spanish (but that's our fault not theirs) as they spoke no English. They were very good but we could not ask them to address specific task very easy. Again, just something to know going in.

2) The golf carts are a little tough to drive. I think the tires are too big, or something is wrong with the steering. Frankly, we drove all over and this just made us crack up laughing but i could see someone thinking they were not up to the standards of the house.

Honestly, that's about the best i could do to come up with some critique and not just provide a "wow this house is nice" response which i usually find useless.

A suggestion - good coordination with Laura and Michelle is critical to this being a good vacation. Often when i see criticism on the VRBO space, people are assuming they are going to a resort. You are not - you are going to a house. If you want potato chips in that house, you need to tell them. If you extra blankets at night, you better tell them. If you want, a clown to come in and entertain your kids, they need to know. If you do, they'll likely be able to get it done for you. But think of it that way - you need to provide them instruction. They will give you guidelines and suggestions and will work their backsides off for you, but you need to approach with a different mindset from going to Sandals.

Again, awesome place and people - had to think hard to provide any negative aspect. Highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 02-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
5

Beuatiful Property

  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous home with fantastic views of La Cana Golf course and the Caribbean beyond, definitely one of the nicest Villas in Arricife. My group of 14 ranging in age from 18-63 all had a fantastic time enjoying the pool, the beach, the home theater, and of course playing golf on the course right behind the Villa. Property Managers Laura and Michel were very helpful and there is tons to do in the area. Highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wichita Falls, TX
5

La AltaGracia, Punta Cana

  • 5 of 5

Luxe and effortless, this astounding home was the ultimate destination for SIXTEEN 20-Somethings + 2 Moms. Hats off to Laura and Michelle Kearney - (darling Wife/Husband Property Managers). They contacted me the week prior, we set menus for pre-stocking and they arranged airport+evening transportation. They provided us with daily updates on expenses - so helpful!!! Ricardo (best butler) supervised daily grocery runs (4 cases water + food/bar for 18) was just Part 1 of his day. He mixed fresh lime margaritas, set a never-ending table of Elba’s creative meals - don’t miss her ceviche and chocolate gooey cake! Ricardo and Darling Housekeepers could be found washing piles of dishes, wine glasses, cutlery+++ late into the night. Our days were spent frolicking at the beach club or lounging by the pool. Mornings were kicked-off with huge breakfasts while 8 bedrooms were fluffed, bathrooms cleaned and loads of towels replaced each day. We spent a fun day at Jellyfish Restaurant/Beach Bar. The girls loved a late night at CocoBongo and met other friends at The Hard Rock. Thanks to Jacquilene for answering all pre-stay questions and setting payment dates - very quick responses were reassuring. LaAltaGracia offers luxe accommodations, superior service + an excellent value. We reluctantly said adios, but took home many happy memories - MUCHAS GRACIAS!!!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful property and a wonderful vacation for this group of 13!

  • 4 of 5

Villa Palma Real Arricefe 54 was the perfect setting for our group of 13 which consisted of 6 moms and 7 sons. We traveled from the states to celebrate spring break and the upcoming graduation for 5 of the boys. Upon arriving we were all so wonderfully surprised at the most incredible and picturesque setting. The home is very luxurious and tastefully decorated. The bedrooms are all large and spacious with very comfortable beds and well appointed bathrooms. Ricardo, Elba and the rest of the staff were attentive and took great care of us. The meals were all wonderful and they did a good job of trying to meet our needs. There was a slight language barrier as not many in our group spoke Spanish but that did not keep us from having a great time.

Laura and Michel, our property managers were very welcoming and friendly, they were absolutely wonderful! They checked on us daily, ran several errands for us and helped us to get the safes working properly in the home. They were always willing to help and assist whenever we needed them.

The boys loved having the golf carts and traveled all over the gated community, it was very convenient to have them. The beach is really close and so are local restaurants and shops. But the pool at the house was by far the most popular with all. It was so nice to spend so much time just hanging around lounging and swimming.

The reason I'm giving 4 stars instead of 5 is the fact that the theatre room and back 2 bedrooms behind the theatre room smelled really bad. There is some type of moisture issue going on at the back end of that part of the house. After contacting Laura and Michel, they tried their best to remedy the situation but it's something that needs direct attention from the owner and builder. It was a real letdown for the people in our group who had to sleep in those back 2 bedrooms. Anyone with asthma, allergies or small children would not be able to stay in those rooms.

Overall, our group had a wonderful time together and enjoyed our stay at Villa Palma Real. Thank you to Jacqueline, Laura, Michel, Ricardo, Elba and the rest of the staff!

Darrin B

  • Review Submitted: 10-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Darrin, Thank you very much for your kind review and we are delighted that you and your family enjoyed the house and the resort. We would be happy to welcome you back whenever you feel like enjoying the sun and the wonderful hospitality on this lovely island. We also thank you for drawing our attention to the issue of humidity in the rear part of the house. Prior to your arrival we have had almost a month of heavy tropical rains in the evenings and given that these 2 rooms are not as exposed to the sun as the other parts of the house, there was indeed moisture in the air which did not have time to dry out. During your stay we have brought some de-humidifiers and although they have solved the problem, it took a few days. We have also called specialists to check all the installations and they have confirmed that it is only humidity which accumulates during heavy rain periods. As mentioned before, we are nevertheless delighted that you have enjoyed your stay and the whole staff was extremely happy to have you as guests in our little piece of paradise. Hope to see you soon back in beautiful Punta Cana.
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Scituate
5

Perfect celebration of family!

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for a better setting for the celebration of my parent's 50th wedding anniversary. There were 16 of us total and we used every amenity offered in the villa. Our group consisted of a toddler, teenagers, adults, active grandparents, even one pregnant gal! Each family had their own space for down-time along with beautiful gathering spaces that allowed for conversations, eating & drinking, and competitive matches of ping-pong and pool! Everyone enjoyed the movie theater at different times. Elba and Ricardo, along with the two lovely housekeepers managed our group easily. We even had a medical emergency mid-week that luckily was remedied. Ricardo was prepared in an instant to get us the medical attention we needed. The golf carts were a bonus each day and we had just one instance where one was not fully charged to get all of us out. While the staff are only Spanish-speaking, two of us are fluent and were able to communicate - though it made it harder for those who did not speak Spanish. Yet, this did not hamper our stay and was a good reminder of culture and traveling to other countries. My only suggestion for the property would be to have a welcome book including FAQ's. We hope we will have the opportunity to return in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Katina, Thank you so much for your review! I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at this beautiful villa! We all look forward to having you and your family back in the future!
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