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La Bou Country Cottage

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The slightly sloping lawn filled with fruit bearing trees The view from the living room with a mountain view
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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
9 reviews
Main House
The slightly sloping lawn filled with fruit bearing trees
The view from the living room with a mountain view
The view from the bathroom.
The second bedroom in it own cozy cottage in the garden
The romantic garden cottage as seen from the garden at night
Main house as seen from the garden
Some exterior shots
Second view of dining room / BBQ pit
A rainbow over paradise. Look for the pot of gold
View from the main house couch
Bathroom and closet
The entertainment area with BBQ and Fire place
Behind the garden fence
Commercial size refrigerator
View from the hammock
BBQ Pit
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Soufriere, Saint Mark Parish, Dominica
Come and enjoy this truly unique and very private hide-away retreat in the Dominican Jungle. <BR>Situated in a large valley, La Bou is the perfect place to re-connect with Mother Nature. <BR>Even though this property is located just minutes from the fishing village of Soufriere, it gives you the feeling of being totally alone in the jungle.<BR><BR>This gorgeous compound is comprised of three separate buildings that have and been lovingly hand-built on 0.85 acres by a Swiss artist. He, together with his wife, envisioned and built every inch of this unique structure. The entire structure is extremely sound and truly one-of-a-kind. The grounds feature an assortment of fruit trees on a slightly sloping, roughly maintained lawn.<BR><BR>There is no better place to come to your senses and get re-acquainted wit... Read more
About the Owner, Arent B
Languages spoken: English, French, Dutch
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 42 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #FKN3144300 by: FlipKey
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 9 reviews
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EmelineLG
Toulouse, France
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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person found this review helpful

We were looking for a small retreat in the jungle of Dominica and La Bou was even beyond our expectations ! A very peaceful garden, surrounded by woods but located less than 10 min by car from the lovely village of Soufriere Reading a book in the hamac under the lemon tree and falling asleep with the frogs and the...

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Jakob S
Copenhagen, Denmark
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 May 2015 for a stay in February 2015
1
person found this review helpful

La Bou is the best place to locate yourself on Dominica with its fascinating architecture and magnificent surroundings. Arent & Mabel is the best hosts you'll find and will give you a warm welcome on this adventurous, beautiful nature island! This place is why you want to travel. Don't miss the sunset at Bubble Beach Spa and the rum punches.

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Liné A
Turks and Caicos
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 March 2015 for a stay in February 2015

It was an absolute treat staying at La Bou. A real jewel of a property nestled in the Soufriere forest walking distance from the sulphur hot springs, Bubble Beach, mini market and local restaurants. We stayed on a few properties in Dominica, but La Bou was definitely the cherrie on the cake. Thank you so much Arent and Mabel for...

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Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Towels Provided
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    Yes
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
£228
US$295
£228
US$295
£1,543
US$2,000
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Melville Hall International Airport: 52.0 km
Ferry: Roseau: 19.0 km
To get to us, the best way is to turn left as soon as you arrive in Soufriere. You will see signs leading to the famous Soufriere Hot Springs. Follow them to the end. When the road takes a sharp turn to the left, go straight. You will see the sign for La Bou Cottage on your left hand side and the actual La Bou Office on your right hand side. Our number is 440-9059.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.6 km.
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