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Absolute Ocean Front Studio Loft

Bedrooms 1
Space 600 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Dramatic 180 degree ocean views! The water is mere feet away.

Exceptional Value!!!!! This newly remodeled private house is simple yet perfect for surfers or families on a budget. Prime location is just one mile outside the town of La Libertad which puts you in the heart of the surf zone. Great waves at El Cocal Point out in front or world famous Punta Roca one mile down the beach. Huge gated yard is very private. Located in a peaceful, quiet neighborhood of family and vacation homes. We have Wifi. It you would like to take a video tour please see us on Youtube at: Absolute Oceanfront Studio Loft El Cocal Beach

Member since: 2012
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 April, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in La Libertad Department in El Salvador

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming


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(4 traveller reviews)

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Absolute Ocean Front Studio Loft
average rating of 4.25 based on 4 reviews

The place was awesome. Best view you could imagine.

  • 5 of 5

I had a fantastic stay at this house. I will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A unique experience

  • 4 of 5

When booking to go to El Salvador the criteria was to have a property on the beach front and this was exactly what we got.

The property sits on a decent sized plot with a live on site caretaker, Linda, and her partner.

They were not in the slightest intrusive but were always at hand to help, change the water bottles and provide information on places to visit.

This is not luxurious accommodation, everything is basic but functional. However quite literally being a stones throw from the Pacific Ocean more than made up for the lack of luxurious fixtures.

The windows are all made from bamboo and all prop open. The views are amazing and this also provides great air flow. The ocean breeze stops around 6pm each evening until around 11pm. The wind then changes direction and blows in from the mountains providing much needed cool air. From 11pm onwards you can snuggle under the covers and get a great nights sleep on what were surprisingly comfortable mattresses.

There is no hot running water here, only cold. I thought this would be a problem but it was not. The heat is so intense that the cold showers are a blessing. Linda did however provide us with a fan, which was vital for us every evening for the few hours that there wasn't a breeze. I would recommend that ceiling fans be fitted to alleviate this issue.

We kept the windows propped open 24/7 and at no time did we feel unsafe.

In fact, wherever we went the locals couldn't have been more welcoming or friendly.

We were surprised to find Sears in San Salvador along with shopping malls and recognised food chains such as Pizza Hut.

The property is a 2 minute stroll from Hotel Punta Roca. It's owned by an American called Roberto who is a lovely guy and we enjoyed talking to him. We ate here most nights and tried the cocktails, food and drinks are tasty and reasonably priced and the kids were allowed to use the swimming pools.

There are numerous point breaks in close proximity along this part of the coast line and therefore the surf is amazing, how this area is not full to bursting with surfers is beyond me!

If surfing or body boarding are not your thing and you just want to swim then please be aware that you need to stay on the beach side of the breaking waves as there are strong Rips behind the surf.

We thoroughly enjoyed our week here. The kids loved being in the ocean first thing every morning and because of the design of the property we spent most of our time outside protected from the scorching sun.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome, awesome, awesome!!

  • 5 of 5

This was by far the best deal I have ever encountered in my price range. It is beautiful, clean and has amazing 360 degree oceanfront views. The wifi worked well which is also a plus. I rented a car but found surf up the beach or out in front so I never left. Linda was great. She greeted me and showed me around and even walked me to the little store a few doors down. I felt safe in the house. The bathroom upstairs' shower has the best view of the house. There is also an outdoor shower that was great. The small kitchen was perfect for my needs. I am already planning my next trip down.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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ne convient pas pour des longs séjours

  • 3 of 5


concernant le logement un peu précaire cuisine non installée pour y séjourner un mois , matériel plus que simple , pas de penderies

Le propriétaire devrait améliorer le logement

le bâtiment au bord de la plage est beaucoup trop bruyant ( boules quies obligatoires )

la plage inaccessible après les grandes marées


les transports faciles

le personnel très accueillant Linda charmante mais ne parle qu'espagnol , Frank faisait tout son possible car lui parlais anglais

  • Review Submitted: 24-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
28 Miles
Comalapa, San Salvador
Nearest Barpub
Hotel Punta Roca
Nearest Restaurant
Hotel Punta Roca
Car: not necessary

Playa El Cocal is a community of friendly families and vacation homes that is just outside the town of La Libertad. Easy distance (2 miles) to a large supermarket 'Super Selectos'. Far enough outside the city limits to ensure a quiet, safe and peaceful visit.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in La Libertad Department, Central & South America

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

At this time there is no hot water at the property. It is very warm in El Salvador so this is not as bad as it sounds. There are some great restaurants in the area that we can suggest. We can easily arrange drivers, guides, activities, cooks and maid service should you need them. A bonus- surprisingly very few bugs and mosquitos like other areas of El Salvador.

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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