Casa Mariposa sits on the highest hill overlooking the town of Isabelle Segundo on the north coast of Vieques. This lovely island home is peaceful and quiet with expansive organic flower gardens, garden patios, dining and sitting rooms which all have beautiful views of the ocean and surrounding coastline.
* Remodeled kitchen, master bedroom and master bathroom
* Expansive tropical gardens, patios, balconies for scenic viewing and relaxing
* Totally private housing and outside sitting areas
* Covered and secured off street parking
* Walk to town
* Beach beach chairs, towels, coolers, and beach toys provided
* 2 person ocean kayak provided
* 15 minutes from numerous phenomenal beaches
* All the necessities for home living included
The butterflies pause here in Vieques on their annual migratory route and the gardens are a welcoming place for them to rest. The home has beautifully terraced gardens full of flowering plants and lush shady trees. For happy travelers to Vieques, it also offers all that is desired for a great vacation. You might like to start your morning coffee by sitting on the house patio under the mango tree and looking out toward the ocean to watch the island ferry and fishermen come and go.
For guests who enjoy cooking: Casa Mariposa has a modern kitchen, with electric appliances and gas cook top, ready for your use. Some of the items provided are electric ice cream maker, large electric wok, blenders, gas stove top, and convection oven. The home gardens have lemongrass, Thai basil, culantro (island cilantro), to couple with fruit trees of papaya, mango, figs and limes for a garden to fork experience.
The home literally sits in / above the tree canopy for incredible views so you can gather for your meal in the delightful high-ceiling screened-in porch and watch the amazing evening sunsets. As the darkness settles, you can gaze across the Caribbean waves to view the lights shimmering on the main island of Puerto Rico and Vieques. Makes evening meals magical !
Casa Mariposa provides beach chairs, towels, ice coolers, and beach toys. The home rental also provides a two person ocean kayak so you can enjoy the private beaches, mangrove lagoons, and shore line of Vieques. If you are interested in golf, we can help you arrange a golf day at El Conquistador in Farhardo (back on the main island of Puerto Rico).
If you don't feel like getting in the car to shop or go to a restaurant, just stroll down the hill the town of Isabel II - there's everything you might want, including bakeries, coffee house, bars / liquor stores, grocery, the US post office, ATM/bank, and the town plaza, where local activities and musical events take place in the town plaza band shell.
The private home, easily accommodating 4 to 6 people, has two airy bedrooms with king size beds and ceiling fans . Each bedroom has air conditioning for your comfort, two and half baths, an outdoor garden shower, and comfy living room couches that convert to twin beds. Television, Internet, and a large library of novels and DVD videos are available for your entertainment.
After you have made the decision to experience Vieques and Casa Mariposa, we can provide detailed suggestions on island activities / attractions that you can use to enhance your stay. Feel free to give us a call or email us for more information about the house and availability.
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