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Villa Opal, your dream house on Aruba: walking distance beach, swimming pool.

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,690 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms sleeps 8, fully airconditioned. All amenities to enjoy your holiday.

Make a virtual tour of Villa Opal at Youtube:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P1xN8NFH36E

Villa Opal provides you with the luxuries and amenities of your own home. Enjoy the privacy of your own pool to cool off from the warm tropical sun. The pool is surrounded by a beautiful sundeck and tropical plants. Prepare your own dinner in the fully equipped European kitchen, show your BBQ skills at the poolside or take the family out to one of the nearby restaurants. In the evening the poolside is romantically illuminated. Here you can spend top quality time with your family and friends or enjoy the cool breeze with a novel from our library. Meanwhile the kids can enjoy a DVD-movie in the living room.

Keep in touch with the outside world through our desktop computer and free internet. You can also bring your own laptop and surf the internet with our wireless connection.

Villa Opal was created to give you, your family and friends a holiday of a life time at an affordable price.

More Details

About Us

Frank Eelens
Information for Progress NV
Ruby 45
xxxx Noord
VAT Reg No

Owner
Iris
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Dutch
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 November, 2017

About Iris

Come and enjoy Belgian hospitality on Aruba. We have lived on the island for the last 20 years and love the island. We can provide you with help and advice to make your vacation an unforgettable experience.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This is the most wonderful place to stay! We enjoyed all the amenities and the pool, and dining "pool-side". We loved that there are clothes lines to dry things - the house is beautiful and perfect in every way! Well-equipped kitchen, too!
Jun 2012
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Location

Nearest Airport
13 Kilometres
Oranjestad
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Palm Beach/ hi-rise hotel area
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Oranjestad cruise ship dock
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Tierra del Sol
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Palm Beach/ hi-rise hotel area
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Hadicurari Beach/Fisherman's Huts
Car: recommended

Villa Opal is located in the upscale neighborhood of Noord, close to Palm Beach, the hotel and restaurant area, and the Tierra del Sol Golf Club.

Villa Opal is very close to Fisherman's Huts, where you can do wind- and kitesurfing, rent a moutain bike, kayak or SUP, or take lessons to learn!

Visit Aruba Active Vacations, Fiberworks Bike and Surf Shop, or Vela Surf Center for more information!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Malmok in Noord

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2690 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Computer Available ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Outdoor Shower
  • Towels, soap, shampoo and conditioner provided. Beach towels provided as well.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , European Queen size bed (64 inches wide, 160cmx200cm)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , European Queen size bed (64 inches wide, 160cmx200cm)
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , European Queen size bed (64 inches wide, 160cmx200cm)
  • Main bedroom has ensuite bathroom, TV-cabinet, walk-in closet with towel stock, hair dryer, safe. All bedrooms are air conditioned and have ceiling fans. Small library in one of the bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda
  • Conservatory
  • Small Cooler
  • veranda
  • Wood Decking
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Smokers requested to smoke outside.

Reviews

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Villa Opal, your dream house on Aruba: walking distance beach, swimming pool.
average rating of 5.0 based on 67 reviews
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed everything. Hospitality was amazing and they really made us feel welcomed.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Menlo Park, CA, USA
5

Amazing home in Aruba for large group

  • 5 of 5

Our extended family of 7 had a wonderful stay in Villa Opal. The house was well outfitted for everything we needed, is in a great location, had great beds and gave us the space we needed. I would return again and highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at Villa Opal. The house was gorgeous and very clean. Our kids loved the pool. We had hours of fun swimming in it.

The owners could not be nicer or more helpful. We definitely recommend staying at Villa Opal and hope to return someday.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We really appreciate your feedback of our vacation home. We try to make your vacation comfortable an unforgettable. Thank you for staying at Villa Opal!
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5

An absolutely wonderful escape with family

  • 5 of 5

We spent an amazing 2 weeks in Aruba, a few days with just my wife and I, and then 11 nights in Frank and Hilde's beautiful home with our grown kids and their families. There were 8 of us, but it never felt crowded with 4 separate bedrooms, the large and open kitchen/dining/living area, and of course the wonderful pool area with covered patio.

The house was very clean upon our arrival. Hilde took us through the entire property and answered any questions we had. The photos can not really do the property justice, it is just so nicely laid out and equipped for a stay like this. Everything we could want was provided; towels, beach toys, chairs, fully equipped kitchen, including a grill out by the pool which we used quite a bit.

A walk straight to the shore will take you to Hadicurari Beach, or you can walk through the neighborhood and past the Racquet Club and end up on the north end of Palm Beach near the Ritz-Carlton, both about a 10-minute walk. We rented a car because we explored the whole island, from the California Lighthouse to Baby Beach to the Natural Pool and many other sights.

A few of our favorite restaurants from the trip included the Tango Argentine Grill, The Wacky Wahoo's, Zee Rover's, and both the Pelican's Nest and Bugaloe Bar on the piers. We also enjoyed the Natural Pool, as well as Baby Beach, but you really can't find a bad beach. We walked the entire length of Palm and Eagle Beach and spent some time at many others along the south shore, each one is beautiful and unique.

I've already recommended this property to friends that plan to visit Aruba, and will stay here again when we return.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review! We are very happy that you and your family enjoyed your stay at our villa. May we hope to see you again soon. Thank you so much! Hilda and Frank
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5

Lovely home with wonderful hospitality

  • 5 of 5

Villa Opal is even better than these wonderful photos. Everything here is perfectly maintained by your generous hosts Frank and Hilde. They are available for advice or assistance any time (the remote control for the TV did not work one day and they replaced it immediately - just one example). They were helpful even from the first email to our departure.

The location is excellent all around, but you do need a car. We could walk (.25 mile) to the Marriott/Ritz hotels and kite surfing beaches, but we had to drive a short distance (5 minutes) to get to Boca Catalina and Arashi - and those are the beaches where you can swim & snorkel without the crowds. You also have to drive about 7 minutes to get to the Super Food. Note that taxis are relatively inexpensive here too - so you can get around that way easily as well. (Just ask Hilde for a good taxi service - I know she can help!).

Overall - we loved it! It exceeded our expectations.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

AMAZING WONDERFUL HOME

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at Frank and Hilde's home. We celebrated 2 Christmas' in their home. We enjoyed 10 sunfilled days at Villa Opal. Everything was wonderful!! You can not find nicer people to deal with. Any question you might have they answer quickly. The home is meticulous. Frank and Hilde go out of their way to make you feel at home. We would enjoy mornings at the beach, afternoons by the pool. We were 6 adults and had plenty of room. Villa opal is beautifully decorated inside and out. Anything you might need is there. Hilde and Frank take pride in their home and it shows. Villa Opal is a short distant from many beautiful beaches, shops and restaurants. Thank you Frank and Hilde for another wonderful stay at Villa Opal. The Linstrum's

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2015
  • Date of Stay: December 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Malmok, Caribbean

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low season
1 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£671
for 4 nights
From
£168
£1,175
 
 
Holidays
15 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
6 night minimum stay
£1,631
for 6 nights
From
£272
£1,903
 
 
High Season
1 Jan 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
6 night minimum stay
£1,544
for 6 nights
From
£257
£1,801
 
 
Mid season
15 Apr 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
£828
for 4 nights
From
£207
£1,449
 
 
Low season
1 Sep 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£671
for 4 nights
From
£168
£1,175
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£1,029
for 4 nights
From
£257
£1,801
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax £1.13 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 2 years.
Tax Rate 3.5%

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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