Your double ownership in this eco two story hilltop house and a studio below on the side of the hill, will be a truly unique experience. The bottom studio is set up for your guest or your rental guest if you are looking for income property. You can also rent the main two story house when you are not there. Landing on your dock, you will be astonished by the diversity of flora and fauna, breathtaking views of ocean, reef and mountains, all whilst relaxing in a hammock on your wrap around deck. Here is an opportunity to experience nature up close, be it snorkeling on the reef off your dock, taking a jungle hike, or visits from parrots, sloths and night monkeys.
The top house is an unusual shape and layout, with the main large living area, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom upstairs. The studio is a large bedroom and bathroom with it’s own private entrance. Even as you arrive at your dock, the adventure begins! There is a path and steps that wind up to the house from which you will see the tiny red frogs indigenous to just this island, tropical plants, flowers and birds. Do note that the house is about 50 steps up from the dock, which allows plenty of time to explore as you go! The house is set on a little prominence, with breathtaking views from the top deck, and a refreshing breeze as an added bonus. It is very much open to the outdoors, giving a true rustic nature experience with tropical trees within feet of your deck. You can enjoy frequent sloth sightings known locally as “slow monkeys”. Now the name of the top house! This turnkey property with an outdoor kitchen and living area which are sheltered under an elevated roof that provides shade in the heat of the day. The kitchen is stocked with all the basic utensils you may need for cooking, and has a refrigerator and a stove top. The bedroom has a comfortable double 4 poster bed with cool cotton sheets and a mosquito net. The bathroom has a refreshing rainwater shower.
This is a property for the owner who wants to be immersed in the experience of living on a tropical island, and all the wonders it holds. The space is clean, well maintained and cared for, but its’ beauty is also its’ rustic simplicity. Both houses are off the grid, with power from a brand new solar system, and a large rain water catchment area. The entire roof of the top house was replaced and enlarged with new rain catchment gutters. Currently there is 5,200 gallons of stored water with several new eco tanks. No water shortage here! The lower studio was just totally remodeled. There is a nice dock leading up to the property. The unique part about living here is you do not need a boat. All you do is go out of your dock and wave a flag at the town of Old Bank, Bastimentos and a water taxi will pick you up and take you where you want to go. This clean ROP Rights of Possession 1,388.94 sq mts. property is one of a kind. Whether you are looking for a rental investment or a family compound, this turnkey property must be seen. See us for a showing. Only problem is you may not want to leave because of the tropical experience!