20 acre waterfront estate for sale in Guanaja in the Bay Islands with 2 main houses, pool, marina, yoga shala and extensive gardens.
Guanaja, Bay Islands – Estate for Sale
This estate comprises 2 main buildings, a pool and private marina on 20 acres of fully fenced grounds with 400 feet of waterfront on the island of Guanaja in the Bay Islands of the western Caribbean near Roatan.
Situated in one of the safest bays on the island (which offers natural protection from the east winds), this estate would make an idyllic private retreat or could be used as a boutique resort, yoga retreat, B&B or developed into a small scale residential community.
This is, without a doubt, one of the finest homes for sale on the Guanaja real estate market.
The Main Buildings
The property features 2 main buildings nestled on a hilltop which offer breathtaking views of the sea and the main cay Bonacca.
Building 1 houses a spacious, open concept living and dining area plus kitchen, as well as a restroom and storage area.
White walls and soaring wooden ceilings provide a contemporary island feel and sense of space.
The building opens on to a 16 foot which faces the sea.
Building 2 houses the master bedroom and an en suite bathroom.
A fully equipped guest apartment has a separate entrance.
The 2 buildings are separated by a 33 x 15 foot sweet water swimming pool.
The property also features its own private marina which is accessible by a 60 foot wide, 4 foot deep canal.
A long dock provides space for multiple boats, including a 25 foot fiberglass boat that has a Mercury outboard engine, four stroke, 90hp
There is a boat house which is equipped with a lift for a speed boat.
Besides the main buildings, the estate includes several other structures.
There is a wooden Yoga shala overlooking the sea which provides an idyllic spot to relax in peaceful surroundings.
Located close to the greenhouse where flowers, herbs, palm and fruit trees are grown, there is a wooden gardener’s cabin which provides a home for the gardener.
Close to the marina there is a concrete building which can be used as living space as well as a commercial space.
Finally there is a workshop set in the gardens which offers spaces for all kinds of work both inside and in the covered outside area.
The estate spans 20 acres with gardens planted with trees and plants producing mangoes, pineapple, bananas, jack fruits, oranges, limes, cocoa, soursops, mangosteens, cashews and nutmegs.
A private creek flows through the property offering a constant source of fresh water.
Room for Expansion
With 20 acres, there is plenty of space for adding additional buildings or features such as a helipad which could be built close to the marina.
Water and electricity are already in place throughout the property.
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- Emerging real estate market with property prices for beachfront homes lower than many other comparable destination in the Caribbean.
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