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ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT

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Lara's Dream - from the hammock
Lara's Dream - sunset from the deck
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
Cottage
From $800 per week for 2 people (15% extra for Christmas, New Year and Easter weeks). Sleeps 4 max ($75 for each additional person). Situated just feet from the warm, clear and shallow waters of the Caribbean Sea less than 2km from bustling West End, but away from the tourists in the residential community of Sandy Bay. Fully equipped kitchen, dining room, bedroom (queen bed and A/C), casual comfortable living room (with sleeper couch, queen-size to accommodate up to 2 additional guests), bathroom and covered decks overlooking the ocean and the nearby reef. Great location to watch the sunset and a variety of hummingbirds, woodpeckers, wading birds and wild parrots. Snorkel straight from the beach. Walking distance to dive schools. Security is provided by Bulldog Security, widely ackowledg...From $800 per week for 2 people (15% extra for Christmas, New Year and Easter weeks). Sleeps 4 max ($75 for each additional person). Situated just feet from the warm, clear and shallow waters of the Caribbean Sea less than 2km from bustling West End, but away from the tourists in the residential community of Sandy Bay. Fully equipped kitchen, dining room, bedroom (queen bed and A/C), casual comfortable living room (with sleeper couch, queen-size to accommodate up to 2 additional guests), bathroom and covered decks overlooking the ocean and the nearby reef. Great location to watch the sunset and a variety of hummingbirds, woodpeckers, wading birds and wild parrots. Snorkel straight from the beach. Walking distance to dive schools. Security is provided by Bulldog Security, widely ackowledged to be the best on the island, providing response to the alarm system and regular patrols. Amenities include: . ceiling fans throughout . all bed and bath linens supplied, including beach towels . washer & dryer . CD player, radio, ipod docker, selection of CDs . Portable DVD player, selection of DVDs . Safe for valuables . Outside shower . Gas BBQ . Inflatable 2 seater kayak . Stand-up paddle board . Snorkel gear and various beach and water toys . WiFi access available for small additional charge . Local Cell phone available, no charge More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Laraine E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
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Reviewed 12 February 2021

I can't really say anything more to add to my first two stay reviews, except to say that Lara's Dream is a wonderful place - that's why we keep coming back! Super great management, excellent communication, spectacular location right on the beach, in the safe,...More

Date of stay: January 2021
Thank Jeannie W
108larainee, VR Owner at ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2021

Thank you so much for your lovely review and your own flexibility and willingness to "give it a go" during COVID. We are delighted that you found the island unchanged from your prior visits, except maybe less tourists.... that the bars and restaurants are open...More

Reviewed 14 February 2020

We love Lara's Dream. The snorkeling was absolutely exceptional - some of the best we have experienced in the Caribbean. We really appreciated the AC in the bedroom for sleeping at night, plus having access to a full kitchen. And of course the view from...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Jeannie W
108larainee, VR Owner at ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are fortunate that probably half our visitors and returning guests and we always love when we can welcome back old friends such as yourselves... here's to next year's visit!

Reviewed 29 January 2020

We loved Laura's Dream, quiet and a low key spot. It was great just to seat back and enjoy. We have not had a holiday like this in a long time, we needed it. We were very well received from Leonora who were all incredibly...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank SnowOntario_Canada
108larainee, VR Owner at ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2020

Hi there... We very much appreciate you taking the time to do such a detailed review which will surely be helpful to future guests. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Roatan and your stay at Lara's Dream and look forward to the...More

Reviewed 20 January 2020

First time to Roatan. Visited most of the Island and this house is truly in the best location. We had coffee/breakfast on the beautiful deck overlooking the ocean/reef. Just walk out door onto the beach and snorkel, the reef is right there! It it also...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank LauraM9379
108larainee, VR Owner at ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2020

Hi there... We very much appreciate you taking the time to do such a detailed review which will surely be helpful to future guests. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Roatan and your stay at Lara's Dream and look forward to the...More

Reviewed 7 January 2020

This was my second stay and once again I loved it! Walking distance to the local Beach Grill for cold drinks and on some nights some good music to enjoy! So easy to just walk to the water and snorkel for hours. I liked snorkeling...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank Deb A
108larainee, VR Owner at ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2020

We were so happy to welcome you back on a return visit and delighted that you enjoyed yourself again. Thank you for taking the time to post a review that will surely be helpful to others. Here's to next year's visit!

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Reviewed 5 December 2019 via mobile

As this was my wife and I’s first AB&B experience we were a little concerned Normally we travel south in Jan/Feb to 4/5 star all inclusive or cruise holidays from Canada The host and mgr were both very helpful with Info & accommodating our airport...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Laraine E, VR Owner at ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2019

Sorry for the delay in responding... TripAdvisor seems to no longer be notifying me when reviews are posted, but wanted to thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We were so pleased to host you and hear you had a...More

Reviewed 7 November 2019

Having never visited Roatan before I was so happy to find that the house is right on the beach in a nice area of Roatan. We frequented the Restaurants and bars just down the road. We snorkled and kayaked right off the beach in front...More

Date of stay: October 2019
1  Thank maccieny
Reviewed 23 October 2019

This beautiful cottage is right on the Caribbean - the sunsets from the deck are fantastic! There are nice restaurants and bars just a short walk down the beach. The reef is straight out the water from Lara's Dream for snorkeling or scuba. I highly...More

Date of stay: October 2019
1  Thank Patricia Z
Reviewed 22 September 2019

This beach cottage was in a perfect location. There were excellent restaurants and bars within walking distance, swimming and snorkeling right off the house, and multiple dive companies for scuba diving.

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Mark H
Laraine E, VR Owner at ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We were so pleased to host you and are sure your comments will be helpful to future guests.

Reviewed 20 May 2019 via mobile

We made a great choice booking Lara’s Dream. It was better than we could’ve imagined. The view from the deck was breathtaking, and hanging out in the hammock was so relaxing. If you’re expecting a 5-star hotel this place is not for you, it’s small,...More

Date of stay: May 2019
1  Thank Katherine G
Laraine E, VR Owner at ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time and effort to write us such a lovely review... We're delighted you enjoyed your visit to Lara's Dream and Roatan and hope that we might have the opportunity to welcome you back on a future visit.... till...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Deck
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Private Garden
Safe
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
Washer
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
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Frequently Asked Questions about ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT

  • ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

  • ROATAN: Cozy 1 bedroom BEACH COTTAGE FOR RENT has one bathroom available. See all property details.

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