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We loved the house and the sound of the surf and the sunsets over the water. The pool and back yard area is fantastic! Jenny (property manager) was friendly and helpful. The kitchen is a nice space and the dining table and sitting area are comfortable. We had two parents with two children ages 4 and 2 in one bedroom and one parent with one child age 16 in the other. We had a great time!
That said, it is important to note that there was very little beach except at or near low tide, so we didn't really get what we were looking for in terms of a beachfront vacation. We were there in April and apparently there is more beach in the winter, although the one day we went down to dig in the sand we were greeted by a swarm of sand flies that sent us packing (the rumors about horrid bugs are true, but very manageable as they are worst just at dusk and early morning). We had good bodysurfing / boogie boarding right in front of the house - but too much surf for children.
The area is great - cool little town of Aticama just up the road (15 min walk or quick drive) with basic amenities, some good eats and plenty of local flavor. The big beach at Matenchan is just up the road, too, and great for beach time.