This luxurious gated 3-story, 10,000 square foot villa is nestled in the hillside prestigious community of Marina Vista, part of the scenic Escaleras neighborhood in Dominical. Located on a 1.14-acre lot of your own lush rainforest jungle and picturesque ocean views, this property features 5 private suites, an open living area with a large screen television, and six bathrooms. It also includes many of the amenities that homeowners are interested in: access to a nearby beach, walking distance to a waterfall and swimming hole, a private infinity pool, and a canopy of trees, complete with wild birds and monkeys. With room for up to 16 people, this 3-story luxury villa is perfect for a second home or a vacation rental.\n\nThis 2008 luxury home was just recently updated, and you can see touches of it everywhere. It combines modern architecture with Balinese décor. The villa features five private suites on the second floor: one with a king bed, three with queen beds, and one with double beds. They all include beautiful hardwood floors, ceiling fans, and spacious walk-in closets. The second story master suite is very spacious and includes high-beam ceilings. In addition to a king bed with a wooden frame, the master suite also features a white plush couch and brown leather chair. The master bedroom leads right onto your own wrap-around terrace where you can enjoy the view anytime you want. The master bath features a double vanity with stone vessel sinks and two large cabinets for storing toiletries. It also includes a glass shower and a jetted tub. Each of the queen suites includes a handcrafted wooden queen bed frame, wooden end table, a sitting area, and Balinese décor. They each feature a private terrace and bathroom with glass-enclosed shower. The last suite includes two double beds, a wooden chest of drawers, some local artwork, and a private deck to watch the sunset and views. It also features a bathroom with a glass shower.\n\nThe spacious open living area on the first floor features with a brown leather sectional, a recliner, and a large screen television. It includes high cathedral ceilings and wooden beams and lots of windows to bring in natural light. It also features an indoor tropical garden with a full-size palm tree, so you really will feel like you are living in Bali. The living area intersects with the gourmet kitchen, which was just updated with new hardwood cabinets. The kitchen also features granite countertops, an island and seating, and stainless steel appliances and range. A long wooden dining table with seating for eight completes the room.\n\nThe indoor living area opens up to an outdoor covered BBQ and pool area. The BBQ area, outdoor tables, and outdoor couches are perfect for entertaining. There is even a private bathroom with a shower right by the pool bar, making it easy for guests to change and shower. The infinity pool features different levels, and part of the pool is in the sun and part of it is in the shade. With pool loungers and an overhanging canopy of trees, it’s the perfect place to relax. \n\nThe property also features plenty of entertaining options. The second floor features a private home theater, complete with a large flat screen TV, a library of movies, movie posters on the wall, and comfortable plush couches and chair. The third floor offers a wet bar with a look-out area, where you can see sunset ocean views. This may become your favorite part of the house.\nThis luxury villa is move-in ready. It’s part of a gated community so it provides security, which is important, especially for families. There is even a caretaker’s house above the two-car garage if you wanted a full-time live-in caretaker. If not, you could update that space for an apartment for the in-laws.\n\nProperty with Magical Rainforest and Ocean Views...\nOne of our favorite parts of this luxury villa is how your home is immersed among the canopy of trees and the nearby ocean. Both inside and outside your house, you’ll find a variety of towering trees and tropical plants. This doesn’t even begin to include the abundance of wildlife, such as monkeys and exotic birds.\nMarina Vista is part of the Escaleras neighborhood, where the properties are within walking distance to the Dominical Beach and the ocean. Only five minutes from the main highway, you have easy access to town and shops as well as the beach.\nCome to Explore the Dominical Lifestyle; Beaches, Marine Life, and Eco-Adventures!