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The White House In Placencia, In Placencia Village - Right On The Beach

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,750 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

The White House In Placecia Is Truly A Paradise Getaway.

When you stay at this beautifully designed modern beach house, you’ll have the convenience of being located right at the beginning of the famous Placencia Sidewalk. Here is a rare opportunity to experience the unique tropical setting of Belize from the luxury of a three-bedroom single-family house on a quiet private beach. Swim and snorkel in the beautiful waist-deep water free of rocks and coral right outside your door! From The White House in Placencia, you are within walking distance of restaurants, shopping, and entertainment, making it easy to explore all that Belize has to offer.

Upon entering the home, you will find a completely open floor plan featuring contemporary design accented with local Belizean style. The large chef’s kitchen is fully equipped with top of the line stainless steel appliances and gadgets, making it a joy to cook. Beyond the kitchen is the main living area. Here, you can spend time on the couch enjoying cable on the flat screen television or browsing the web using the wireless Internet, and the entertainment center is loaded with a variety of books and games for you to enjoy. Open the foldout doors to the balcony which span the entire width of the room to create a fully indoor/outdoor space and take advantage of the natural sea breeze to keep heat and humidity out of the house. The covered balcony spans the width of the house, providing unobstructed views of the Caribbean Sea. From here you will enjoy seeing the sun rise over the sea, spotting boats on the water, and watching pelicans dive right into the water to catch fish.

With sleeping accommodations for 6 guests, there’s room for everyone whether you’re traveling with your sweetheart for a romantic getaway or bringing the family for a tropical adventure! The master suite spans the full length of the house and features an office alcove, flat screen television, and direct balcony access. The walk-through closet leads to the master bathroom, complete with double vanity, toilet, over sized bathtub, washer & dryer, and a separate outdoor shower where you can enjoy the refreshing breeze in complete privacy. The two guest bedrooms on the opposite side of the house share a Jack-and-Jill bathroom with double vanity and walk-in shower. All three bedrooms have plenty of closet space, hot and cold water, fans, and air conditioning units.

Being located so close to the center of Placencia Village means easy access to shopping, sightseeing, sailing, fishing, snorkeling, and diving. Car, golf cart, and bike rental can be found just down the street for further exploration of the area.

The White House in Placencia will be your ultimate paradise getaway. As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words, so check the gallery and then come see for yourself!

More Details

Owner
Kirsten & Per Kristensen
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Danish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2018

About Kirsten & Per Kristensen

Hi, we are Kirsten and Per Ole Kristensen and we are the owners of The White House in Placencia, Belize. We are both born in Denmark and moved to the United States with our two daughters in 1998 after living in Hong Kong for three years. In our 25+ years of marriage we have traveled the world in search of adventure, culture, and relaxation. As the time came for us to consider retirement, we began looking for the perfect place to settle down. After considering countless locations from the French Riviera to British Columbia, we finally discovered our paradise in Placencia, Belize. And we are happy to share it with you! Enjoy!

Kirsten & Per Kristensen purchased this villa in 2015

Why Kirsten & Per Kristensen chose Placencia

The White House in Placencia is unique. It is located right at the sandy beach, very close to beach bars, local restaurants and entertainment, but it is still at the quiet end, so you can enjoy a tranquil moment on the balcony when the sun rises and appreciate your privacy during the day and night. The house is only a few years old and is built in a modern way for safety and comfort.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Placencia in Stann Creek

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1750 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please refer to our welcome letter "Welcome to The White House in Placencia" for guidelines to the house and to the Rental Agreement. Enjoy your stay!
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • village ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Guest bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , with double vanities
    Master bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Outdoor Shower , with double vanity and access to covered H/C outdoor shower
  • Both bathrooms have double vanities, towels, beach towels, soap, shampoo, and shower gel as well as blow driers.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , with sliding doors to the balcony
    Yellow guest bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , with sliding doors to the balcony
    Blue guest bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • 1 master bedroom (king bed) with large walk in closet and private access to master bathroom and outdoor shower. Master bedroom also has sliding doors to balcony. Two guest bedrooms (queen size beds), one has access to balcony through sliding doors.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Check-in 4 pm; check-out 10 am unless otherwise agreed.

Reviews

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The White House In Placencia, In Placencia Village - Right On The Beach
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5

Perfect location with everything you could ever want!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had its first time experience in Placencia staying at the White House and it was fantastic! When we first arrived, the weather was perfect and the water was warm and beautiful. We all enjoyed a swim! Even as the weather deteriorated throughout our stay, we continue to enjoy a beautiful view of the beach and the ocean. The longer we stayed, the more we realized we had the perfect spot in Placencia Village. We never even had to rent a car or golf cart! We could walk everywhere! Also, a huge convenience that was not common to many rentals is that we could drink the water in the house! That made our stay so much more relaxing. The people and the food were fantastic but for one unfortunate experience buying fish from a woman named Brenda at the pier. We had tummy troubles after that, but in speaking to our caretaker, Nick, just before we left, she is notorious for selling unsafe fish. Beyond that, everything was amazing! We especially loved the Pickled Parrot on trivia night and Rumfish for lunch. You MUST have the lion fish carpaccio at Rumfish! The people were so friendly. And Kirstin was so helpful and responsive! There is no place better to stay than the White House in Placencia!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

For our family of four, the White House in Placencia was picture perfect. It was exactly as described. The house was fully equipped and well maintained. Everything was clean and ready to use. It had a perfect, large kitchen complete with a dishwasher. The bathrooms are clean and up to date. We loved the outdoor shower in the master bath - private but with a wonderful ocean breeze.

We immediately opened the huge glass doors to the porch. There are multiple lounge chairs and you are right over the beach. The porch becomes an extension of the living area so you can hear the waves in the background.

The next morning we went downstairs and used the beach. We put out two hammocks in the shade of the house and used the beach lounge chairs for sun. The sand was freshly raked. The water was bright blue with small waves. The kids loved the hammocks.

The location is perfect, just steps away form the famous Placencia sidewalk. It is an easy walk to all of the local restaurants and shops down the sidewalk. There is a grocery store and pharmacy just down the street.

We enjoyed everything about the White House and recommend it to anyone considering a stay in Placencia. We also enjoyed a snorkel trip to Laughing Bird Caye with Matthew.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Location. Location. Location.

  • 5 of 5

We cannot possibly convey our complete satisfaction about our fabulous stay in this beautiful home with an equally beautiful view and location!

All aspects of a vacation home have been considered leaving our group of four wanting for nothing more than a few more days of vacation! The house is equipped with a fully stocked kitchen, ample towels, linens, plenty of seating, a bbq, and an EXCEPTIONAL view!

The sidewalk leading to the action is steps away from the property with a market one block away. The location was exactly what we were looking for - although we rented a car to see the coastline a bit, you truly could do without if you were looking for a quiet getaway.

We enjoyed "opening up" the home and shutting off the air conditioning to let the natural breeze cool us. And what a treat to be able to enjoy the sounds of the sea lull us to sleep and wake us in the morning!

Book this home for your next vacation! Communication with Kirsten is a breeze, and the house and location is to-die-for! (Did I mention the location???) AMAZING!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful location and property!

  • 5 of 5

The agent on site was very helpful. The property was fantastic, clean and huge. You will be very happy.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house in Placencia

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at The White House in Placencia! The set up was perfect for the 5 of us! Nick greeted us with all the introductions and was available if we had questions. The locations was wonderful so close to the walk into town , on a beautiful beach and near the grocery store.

We enjoyed the well equipped kitchen and enjoyed quite a few meals overlooking the beautiful water! The weather could have been better so need to plan to return.

The house is just as described and pictures are accurate.

We went diving and recommend Splash in Placencia. Great staff and equipment and close to the house. They will pick up .

Thank you to Per and Kirsten for welcoming us into their home.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stunning views, perfect location, paradise

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 (children ages 8,6 and 4) stayed at the White House for 9 nights and could have stayed longer. It was paradise. From the beginning it was a worry free vacation. Kristen was so helpful when we reserved the house. She had a wealth of information and when we decided to drive from Belize city instead of fly she sent us very detailed instructions which made for an easy drive even easier! We were greeted by their house manager, Nick, and he was so great about helping us with anything we needed while we were staying at the White House. The location of the house is perfect. It’s right on a gorgeous beach just outside of town. Our family could walk everywhere, even with a 4 year old. We had the car for day trips up to maya beach or little excursions elsewhere. We couldn’t recommend any house more than this one to anyone. It was perfect. Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

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Dawn's Grill N Go
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De Tatch
This is the closest restaurant to our house. Just a few minutes walk on the beach or on the ...
Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Placencia Airstrip
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Barefoot Bar
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
De Tatch Restaurant Seafood
Nearest Beach
This is ON the beach, you are there!
Car: not necessary

The White House in Placencia is located right on the Placencia beach at the end of Paradise Street. It is also by the end of the famous Placenicia Sidewalk and few minutes from shopping, dining, swimming and entertainments. But still, you are in a private area where the only noises are from birds chirping and neighboring dogs playing cheerfully on the beach. You can walk to everything, but bike and golf cart rentals are close by.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £755.8

DEPOSIT: 25% deposit is required at time of booking and remaining balance is due 30 days before arrival. 9% Belize accommodation tax will be charged at time of booking.

CANCELLATION: All cancellations must be made in writing and confirmed by the owners. Trips cancelled as a result of inclement weather and/or acts of God are non-transferable and not refundable. The White House in Placencia is not responsible for missed or delayed flights!

REFUND: Bookings canceled at least 60 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund. Cancellations must be made by 12:00 PM (Central Standard Time) on the appropriate day.


PAYMENT: Room rates are listed in US Dollars. Payments are accepted by PayPal or Credit Card.

CHILDREN: Children of all ages are permitted at The White House in Placencia, though we recommend against very small children.

PETS: Pets are not allowed in The White House in Placencia.

SMOKING: The White House in Placencia is strictly non-smoking. A fee of US$250 for smoking anywhere on the property will automatically be deducted from your damage deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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