Category Archives: News in the Dominican Republic

General news stories that have caught my eye on the Domincian Republic

Private two story Villa with integrated apartment …

Beautiful two story villa located in a well known gated community at 3 minutes from the beach … very private backyard with lots of tropical plants and trees, pool with waterfall … solar system for hot water, UVA sterilization-plant with filter for domestic water supply and own silent diesel generator (15KW), 24 hours electricity 110/120 … on the ground floor is the open living-dining room, one bathroom, large kitchen full equipped with new appliances including dishwasher, large terrace … the second floor has two large bedroom, one bathroom and terrace … there is an integrated apartment on the ground floor with separate entrance … the house is fully furnished and ready to move-in, all bedrooms have built-in closets up to the ceiling and air condition … a nice place to live in the tropics !!

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Beautiful home in exclusive resort …

Located in one of the most luxurious resort of the North Coast, this attractive and spacious single-story villa has a beautiful ocean view from the garden gate and is at 2 minutes’ walk to the beach club/restaurant, double ocean front swimming pools and private beach … the villa is comfortable and tastefully decorated with 3 air-conditioned bedrooms and 2 bathrooms … the large sitting room has 4 floor to ceiling windows and double doors leading to the gazebo rear garden and swimming pool … traditional mahogany louvered windows, vaulted ceilings and terracotta tiled floors … the kitchen is well equipped and recently remodeled … the large master bedroom with king size bed, walking closet and bathroom opens directly onto the garden and pool area … there are 2 additional bedrooms and a further bathroom with shower … the gazebo is delightful and overlooks the pool and gardens, it is comfortably furnished as outdoor living room with sofas for lounging with dining area … the garden is large and private with mature palm trees and plantings …. definitely a place you can call home !!!

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Condos on the Beach – Punta Cana

Located in the heart of Cap Cana, these condominiums offer sweeping view across the beach and ocean. The well thought out floor-plan offers large terraces, spacious living / dining areas and a well equipped kitchen. The luxurious bedroom also benefits from have direct access to the terrace. As well as being placed within a resort facility, these condos also come with secure underground parking, 24hr concierge service, swimming pool and lobby area.Dual vanity with marble countertopsGranite countertopsHigh quality kitchen appliancesJacuzzi with marble surroundMarble baseboards with marble & pebble accentsTop-grade home appliancesVanity with countertopVariety of tileWalk-in closets with wood shelvingWasher and DryerWood cabinets & Wood panel doorsLocated within the 30,000 acre resort of Cap Cana and only minutes away from the airport, there is more than plenty of activities to keep you occupied. As well as the on-site Jack Nicklaus golf course, the surrounding area features many more courses for the keen golfer with designs by PB Dye & Tom Fazio to name but a few. Additional on-site resort facilities include over 3 miles of pristine coastline, marina, ecological park, equestrian facilities and numerous restaurants. If your plans are to live here full time with your children, Cap Cana also offers a private school , which is recognized by the Ministry of Education and accredited by Ed/SACA.

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Caribbean oceanfront villa – Punta Cana

This stunning villa is located in one of the newest ocean front communities in Punta Cana, within the grounds of Arrecife gated community development. This resort style residential development is surrounded by P.B. Dye’s first inland golf course in the Dominican Republic.The 5 bedroom beachfront villa sits in a privileged position with having both ocean views and views across the golf course. The property sits on just over a home lot of just over an acre and 2 master suites which overlook the ocean as does the family room and the gallery. The villa has been finished to the highest standard.La Cana golf course designed by P.B. DyeCorales golf course designed by Tom FazioChoice of 9 restaurantsOn-site facilities such as tennis, kite-surfing, scuba diving, snorkeling, water skiing, deep sea fishing, ecological walks and much morePunta Cana International schoolChoice of stores, banks, supermarkets, ice-cream parlors, pizzeria minutes away in Punta Cana village15,000 acre siteVIP service at Punta Cana International airportMembership at La Cana Golf & ResortsChoice of stores, banks, supermarkets, ice-cream parlors, pizzeria minutes away in Punta Cana villageOther Caribbean villas within the Arrecife neighborhood range from a third of an acre to over one and a half acres in size. All homes are also conveniently situated near the pool, beach, and restaurants of La Cana Golf & Beach Club. This is your chance to own a piece of Dominican real estate! Contact us for more options available within this development.

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Gorgeous 2 Level Oceanview Penthouse (Financing, and 6% NET Rental Guarantee Available!!)

A stunning, oceanview penthouse apartment on 2 levels – comes fully furnished and with a 6% NET rental guarantee for 3 years if you wish. This exceptional apartment is one of the nicest penthouse units in the complex. Two bedrooms, plus an optional third bedroom/sitting room with its own 1/2 bath off of the terrace, allows for maximum privacy and flexibility. Comes beautifully furnished, with a grand open living area, gourmet kitchen, and massive terrace with a spa. The complex sits on a beautiful semi private beach; amenities include pool side cafe/restaurant, hotel style services, available fiber internet, and a really nice community of owners. Call or email for all the details of this exceptional apartment!

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Masters of the Ocean – Cabarete 2016

Check out this gorgeous video (taken up AP Visuals) highlighting the recent Masters of the Ocean competition held in Cabarete. Congrats to Zane Schweitzer for his second consecutive title!

 

Beachfront Villa—What a Deal!

Here is the rare beachfront villa that is affordable. Large kitchen and living areas, privacy, two cana roofed palapas with entertainment features, wet bar, lounging areas, etc. as well as a beautiful large pool with waterfall and jacuzzi. This home has everything you’d expect with laundry room, generator, granite kitchen, cedar lined closets, air conditioning, as well as a garage. A family with all their friends can easily spend the day lounging here or running across the sand to the ocean and this property is desirable both as a place to live or as excellent rental value. Currently a 4 bedroom 5 bath home, but can easily be converted to have two more bedooms. The community also has restaurants, a golf course/spa, and attractions near by such as Ocean World all nearby. Call or email today for more pictures, and come see this one soon as a deal like this is truly hard to find.


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Here’s the rare beachfront villa you can actually afford. Great layout and loads of room and privacy.

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Masters of the Ocean coming soon

February Ushers in Dominican Carnival Season

timthumb (1)One of the most colorful traditions of Dominicans is Carnival, which runs from February to March and is celebrated in the streets of many local villages, towns and cities. The color devilish masks – accompanied by the satirical, the grotesque, and images of daily lives and a world of imaginary figures, are essential to the […]

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Fathom Announces Four New Social Impact Activities in the Dominican Republic – Fathom – Cruise Critic

Fathom, Carnival Corp.’s new cruise line focusing on voluntourism, has announced four additional social impact activities in the Dominican Republic.

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