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Dolce Cabana Mangrove Apartment

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Lounge on the dock overlooking the canal, in a marina-like setting.
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
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Beautiful property on a canal in a marina-like setting, surrounded by water on two sides, in a private yet convenient community. Dolce Cabana has 3 spacious one-bedroom apartments – offering the comforts of home with a fully-equipped kitchen, cushy queen-sized bed, and oversized shower. Perfect location: 5 minutes from beaches and town, yet set off on a private and quiet canal. The property offers a refreshing plunge pool, raised deck, dock and palapa-covered lookout tower. A tandem kayak and bicycles are available to our guests who want to explore the peninsula. Our apartments are top-notch: • Custom cabinets and furnishings made of tropical hardwoods • Granite counter tops throughout kitchen and bathroom • Full size appliances – 6-burner stove/oven, large fridge, microwave, double...Beautiful property on a canal in a marina-like setting, surrounded by water on two sides, in a private yet convenient community. Dolce Cabana has 3 spacious one-bedroom apartments – offering the comforts of home with a fully-equipped kitchen, cushy queen-sized bed, and oversized shower. Perfect location: 5 minutes from beaches and town, yet set off on a private and quiet canal. The property offers a refreshing plunge pool, raised deck, dock and palapa-covered lookout tower. A tandem kayak and bicycles are available to our guests who want to explore the peninsula. Our apartments are top-notch: • Custom cabinets and furnishings made of tropical hardwoods • Granite counter tops throughout kitchen and bathroom • Full size appliances – 6-burner stove/oven, large fridge, microwave, double sink • Queen bed with high-quality mattress and comfy pillows • Living room with large futon and TV stand • Two dining areas – inside and on the porch • Cushions for dining and lounging chairs • Your own covered porch with comfortable patio furniture We offer the ultimate in guest comfort and utility: • Air conditioning in bedroom cools the entire apartment • Wi-fi inside and on the property – fast internet connection • A safe to lock up your valuables • Flat screen TV with over 100 channels • Local cell phone with complimentary minutes (optional) Enjoy the extra amenities you would find in a hotel: • Shampoo, conditioner, bar soap • Hairdryer • Beach towels • Laundry bag Find everything you need for staying in to eat: • Convenient kitchen appliances – blender, coffee maker, toaster • Fresh kitchen sponges, towels, and paper towels • Assortment of pots and pans, dishes and silverware, glasses and mugs • Pitchers and salad bowls • Cutting boards, knives, peeler • Sugar, salt and pepper and other basic spices • Can/wine opener We do not offer a daily maid service, but we are happy to provide fresh linens and towels upon request. The owner, Nicole, lives onsite with her son and two dogs. She is available to answer any questions and help you with your lodging needs. Although ideal for couples, the property can also be booked for families/groups who will enjoy the seclusion of their own apartment while staying in the same location and gathering in common areas. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 1721More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Nicole H
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2014
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Reviewed 4 January 2019

My boyfriend and I stayed here we loved it . Walking distance to everything needed. It was very quiet and Nicole is amazing. When we go back we will be staying with Nicole again.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 232staceyg
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Stayed here 2 years back while doing some diving out of Placencia, owner was polite and the units were very well kept. The location is prime with most of the village within easy walking distance, Great area in back to relax in hammocks lounges or...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Dan M
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Three of us rented 2 of the Dolce Cabana Mangrove Apartments for one week. Nicely furnished, clean apartments with canal views. Plenty of space and large showers. Generous sized kitchens which we only used for breakfast as we were scuba diving every day but one....More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank divezuzu
Reviewed 9 March 2018

My husband and I have stayed at Dolce Cabana four years in a row and are NEVER disappointed. Nicole is an amazing hostess. She is kind and helpful. She goes out of her way to make sure you have the best experience in Placencia and...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank caw364
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Awesome location tucked away off the main drag on a a quiet canal street. Nichole was great at recommendations for locale fare and tours. The apartment was the best place we had stayed while in Belize. We hired a chartered boat per her referral and...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank DeirdreB265
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Very nice place to stay! Nicole is the perfect owner, laid back, low key. Kayaks, bikes and the location make it even nicer. Of course the town is so small that you can easily walk anywhere. Be sure to find the “sidewalk”, because that’s where...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank bluesbabee
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This was a very nice place in placencia. We love the peacefulness and the nice decorum. Would definitely recommend! Walking distance to town. Owner has nice bikes she lets you use. Nice to have a kitchen to do some of your own cooking.

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank livindevidaloco
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Nicole was a wonderful host and the condo was perfect. We were very close to town but also in a quiet location with a great spot to sit by the water. We enjoyed the hammock and the bikes were great for exploring the area. We...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank GlendaJM2016
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Our time at Dolce Cabana was nothing short of spectacular. The location is perfect, close enough to walk to everything yet out of the way so you can get some privacy. A 5 minute walk will get you to Top Value market where you can...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Stephie8161
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The owner welcomed us and was very friendly. Rooms are updated, spacious and very clean. You can tell she loves her business and her clients. Nicole helped us find good places to eat around Placencia and offered information to any questions we asked.

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank shelbs07b
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Staffed Property
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Dolce Cabana is situated in the private, yet conveniently located Harbour Place neighborhood of Placencia village - only a 5-minute walk to the nearest amenities. Harbour Place is a premier marina, flanked by canals and waterways. It is an established community with long-term owners. Our guests love our location, so close to everything, yet set back for the quiet, safety and privacy they seek.
Getting around
The easiest way to get around Placencia village is to to walk. From the Dolce Cabana, you are 5 minutes from the beach and nearest grocery store, and 10 to 20 minutes walk to restaurants. You do not need a car when you stay here, but in case you rent one to explore the country, we offer free parking right on the property. You also have the option to rent a bicycle from us and explore the peninsula by bike, which is a fast and cool way to get around.
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