MARIPOSA DEL MAR is a stylish luxury property on a private ocean front estate. You may choose one or all three of the villas for your romantic getaway, family vacation or group holiday event
PRICING includes the use of a car.
MARIPOSA DEL MAR, the more tradtional of the 3 villas, has its own pool overlooking the sea. A brand new extra large pool deck for sunning, parties, or enjoying the sunset is a new addition. Recent landscaping changes have really opened up the spectacular view. The pool area also has a tropical bar with bar fridge, service area and full bathroom. Other features are a huge fully equipped gourmet kitchen, decks, hammocks, and entertainment center, gas bar-b-q, everything you need for your stay.
The Great Room features a dining room that opens to the sea views and a plush, spacious, living room area for enjoying our large video library, music system or satellite TV. The villa also features an outdoor covered breakfast or drinks area beside a loverly cascading water feature. You will be instantly charmed by the attention to detail of all the various landscapeing and seating areas of this villa.
MARIPOSA DEL MAR, the more traditional of the three villas, has three en suite airconditioned bedrooms to sleep a maximum of 8. All bedrooms suites are fully air-conditioned with their own full bathrooms. The master suite has a king bed and extravagant bath tub. The 2nd bedroom suite has a queen and twin, and the 3rd bedroom suite has a queen and a twin bed.
INCLUDED, at no additional charge with any of the villas are all utilities, kayaks, snorkel gear, ice, drinking water, maid service three times per week, lock boxes, internet, reading library, DVD collection, Ipod hook ups, reading library, music CDs, insect repellent, 24 hour security, on site staff for your assistance and of course airport pick up and return.
The villas are located in the quiet east end of the island away from all the cruise ship traffic, but have restaurants, grocery store, golf, scuba, zip line and the picturesque towns of Oak Ridge and Jonesville near by.
NOW AVAILABLE: THE GUAVA SUITE
Have a large group? Or does you group just want a little more space?
The GUAVA SUITE is available as an add-on to Mariposa del Mar or Fuego del Mar -- just a short walk through the gardens. See web site for full details
VILLAS DEL MAR is a unique holiday property in that each of the three villas is within the walled estate. Each has it's own separate entrance gate and driveway, pool and wonderful gardens. Mariposa del Mar villa is situated on the property in such a way that it has total privacy yet is close enough to the other two villas if you care to rent the entire property for your family get together or group vacation. Please be sure to visit the our web site for info on the other two villas: Fuego del Mar and Brisa del Mar.
SERVICES: The villa has a spa on site as well as a 28' boat available for charter. This property is unique in that we offer as much or as little service as you want. Staff is always available for catering, chauffer service, laundry, extra maid service, help with kayaks and much more. There is no need to reserve services ahead of time in most cases since the staff is "on call" for you. Beautifully, lush landscaped grounds are maintained in a natural state with several water features. Soothing pools and small cascades dot the property.
SPA TRANQUILDAD: Indulge you body and senses with our great selection of spa services. You will find our prices very competitive and treatments are very professional. Two treatment rooms, bathroom with stone shower. Private, tranquil garden setting. Prices for villa guests start at $45 for 1 hour massage.
BOAT CHARTER: Shaya Manzi is our 28', twin outboard boat available for fishing charters, day trips to nearby secluded islands and beaches, snorkeling and sightseeing trips. Price for villa guests is $90 per hour for snorkeling and sight seeing; $100 per hour for fishing, includes captain, fishing tackle, snorkeling gear, ice chest with ice and fuel. All day charter, 5 hours max, sightseeing/snorkling $350.
CATERED DINING: Our chef can prepare your breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Service includes setting the table, cooking and serving, and clean up. Price for group of 6 or less: breakfast and lunch $25.00, dinner $30.00 (does not include cost of food). Add $3 for each additional person.
PIZZA PALAPA: Property has an authentic word burning pizza oven so you can get creative in designing your own pizza. Dine under the palapa at the oven or the staff can serve them in your villa. Cost is the same as catered dining.
CHAUFFER SERVICES: To really relax and enjoy the island, a chauffeur is available at reasonable rates. Sightseeing, an evening out for dinner and drinks, or shopping trips are just some suggestions. Cost: daytime - first 5 hours $27 each additional hour $5. Nighttime $55 for 5 hours.TripAdvisor property ID 3600189...Read more
Luxury Ocean front Caribbean Villa, car included Roatan, Bay Islands Honduras
Additional Location Information
Villas del Mar is located 35 minutes east of the airport. We will pick you up at the airport. Villa del Mar is located on the quiet east end of the island, but with lots of restaurants, tours, scuba, golf, and other attractions
More About This Location
Warm winter getaways, Waterfront
Nearest ferry port: Galaxy Wave, 8 miles Nearest airport: Roatan International, 10 miles Car is not necessary
“Mariposa Del Mar - Beautiful Location Needs Improvements - stay”
Left on 01/20/2014 for a stay in January 2014 | Jill MReviewed Jan 20, 2014Stayed Jan 2014
It's a beautiful location with the center house including a large kitchen, dining room and family area and a wrap around deck. The two upstairs bedrooms are reached through a breeze way and for the downstairs bedroom is outside and down the steps. The pool is lovely as is the deck surrounding the pool with a view of the ocean and reef.
The staff that picked us up at the airport and provided security and assistance with the kayaks, snorkeling gear were very nice. We took a boat trip to Jade Island in the resorts boat and it was a fun, beautiful and isolated location.
Now the negatives...The Villa is very isolated. It's a 25 min drive to the grocery store. If you stay there it makes sense to make as few trips as possible and take advantage of the cooking service for $30 for up to six people. We did three meals through this service. We requested the grocery shopping be done by the cook since no ingredient lists were provided. The garlic shrimp was good but the ingredient price must of been drastically inflated. Other than shimp the only ingredients were rice, vegetables for salad and bread? We did pizza and requested a cake for a birthday celebration. I was charged $25 for a small cake that I think came from a box mix. The pizza was OK, but we were told we were eating at 6:30 and it was after 8PM. We had the fish of the day prepared and it was terrible and again over priced compared to what food costs out in Roatan.
The cleaning service is virtually nonexistent. Yes they straighten the bed, wash towels and broom sweet the floor, but everything is sticky and dusty. The main part of the house is open without screens other than the sliding door. You have to open the windows because there is no air conditioning in that part of the home. Ants and small spiders are everywhere. The rugs and filthy, the upholstery is moldy and the kitchen is sticky. Part is island living but the dust on every lamp and mold can be managed with some actual cleaning.
Left on 04/23/2012 for a stay in April 2012 | DdyerReviewed Apr 23, 2012Stayed Apr 2012
We just returned from our second trip to this incredible Roatan destination. The first time we stayed in The Barista and just returned from a week long stay with family and friends at the Fuego. I cannot say enough about the wonderful surroundings and staff. Rosa is the most amazing cook I have ever encountered and is well worth the cost of having her cook for you. I even paid her to do our grocery shopping. The house was always immaculate. Bedding clean, anything you put in the clothes hamper will be returned washed folded and smelling awesome. First time I ever came home with a suitcase full of clean clothes. With an international calling plan your phone will work. They also give you a local phone so you can always reach them when you are out exploring the island. This is very handy. I travel abroad yearly and this is the only place I have returned to visit. We never felt unsafe, out of a group of ten, two of us were bothered by bugs. the water is warm, beautiful sunsets, great hospitality. I will return again so thanks Phil, Rosa, Jessica, Fausto, Teresa and all the rest of the staff for making our vacation truly relaxing and unforgettable. The only problem I have is deciding which house to stay in. They each have their own special feel. Decisions, decisions...we will be back !!!
Villa rental rates include the use of a car at no additional charge. (you pay fuel)
Also included at no charge are all utilities, airport transfers, maid service 3 times per week and much more
All A/C units are set to 73 degrees. For your safety no outside cooks, cleaning staff or drivers will be admitted to the property without prior written permission.
We recommend our guests get travel insurance. Guests may not reconfigure sound and TV systems for any reason.
ONLY the number of people listed on the rental agreement will be accommodated. No exceptions
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