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2-BR Beach - Front Native Cottage - on the Island of Samar- also FOR SALE

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

2- Bedroom + Sleeping Porch, 1 Bath (Sleeps 2-4)

Our cottage, which is also currently FOR SALE if interested, is located on the island of Samar, 5000 miles west of Hawaii, and one of the 7,107 islands of the Philippine Archipelago- and the 3rd largest of the group. We live in a gated community called Paradise Village, on a 1600 sq. meter piece of land within a haven of coconut trees, and right on the water.

Paradise Village is a community with several foreigners, most having Filipina wives, and who now live either full time, or have made their homes a vacation home and who visit regularly, or have made a home to prepare themselves for future retirement . On the island, we do it, island style!

additional needs and advice list: We have an additional few pages of what i call Needs and Advice to help you with getting to and from our place, and some needs you may want to bring- if interested, we will send this to you when you inquire.

Also please note that maximum occupancy for this unit is 4 persons, and, sorry but we cannot allow smoking in our home and on the property, although, if you note in the pics, you will see some Gazebo's out on the common property for our Guests to use, and you may smoke there.....

The Surroundings?: Paradise Village sits amongst thousands of coconut trees, a haven of coco's, and our Cottage is beach front, facing north so you can see the island of Luzon across the famous San Bernadino Strait, and on clear days, you can even see the Great Smoking Mt. Mayon Volcano-

Since we are open to the Philippine Sea, there is also surf (see enclosed pics).

We are also selling our 2 cottages on our 1600 sq. meters of beach front property in case.

More Details

Uncle Dan/Ellie
Member since: 2009
Speaks english, tagalog and ilocano
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
17 December, 2017

What makes this cottage unique

one of 7,107 islands in the archipelago and 3rd largest island group, covering 5000 sq. miles of pristine land and beautiful ocean access.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Bobon

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Resort
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • mini-fridge
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • a simple, clean and working bathroom-
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , 1 double bed
    Porch - 1 single bed , 1 sofa bed/futon , coleman double air-matress- pump in kitchen drawer
  • A beautiful, comfortable, Narra Wood, queen size bed, with 4' good quality rubberized foam- Narra is the Philippines National Tree- very beautiful, high end furniture is made from it- looks very much like Hawaii's national wood, koa.
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • churches
  • forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
parking for RV/boat/trailer, gazebo. Your entertainment will be the stars at nite, with long walks on secluded beaches, and perhaps a short walk down to the bbr where you can have a cold beverage, listen to some tunes, and watch a beautiful sunset- perhaps even strike up a conversation with a few of the locals who have discovered Samar, and who even have left their former lives in the western world, for a quieter, simpler way of life, down on our island -- sorry, no t.v. down on our island-


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2-BR Beach - Front Native Cottage - on the Island of Samar- also FOR SALE
average rating of 4.0 based on 2 reviews

Great Place and Location

  • 4 of 5

The Cottage was very nice. Great location just a few steps to the beach. If you are looking for a place to just relax and enjoy the slow pace of life and beautiful views this is the place. This is the second time that we have stayed there and would definitely would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 16/06/2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: thanks mike for staying with us again. glad you enjoyed our Cottage, our Village, and the Island of Samar. Looking forward to your return, and all the beauty and excitement that comes along with just "being there". john day/ellie
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Shrewsbury. UK

March 2010

  • 4 of 5

Excellent price, perfect location and everyone very friendly,will definately go back

  • Review Submitted: 04/04/2010
  • Date of Stay: March 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Les and Corazon. We agree, which is why we're there! Take care and Thanks for choosing us, john/ellie
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Bobon Beach Resort
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Bobon Beach Resort
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Bobon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning AU$62.81

Minimum age limit for renters.
Long term rental, 3 months or more= 700/month
please note there is a one time cleaning fee of $50
payment by visa/master/discovery card only.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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