Villa with 3 homes and Stunning Views
Sitting on 1.85 hectares (4.57 acres) is this marvelous villa just 5 minutes outside of Vilcabamba. There is a main house with two master suites, two large bedrooms, and three bedrooms plus two guest houses on this property which are perfect for rental opportunities or family homes.
The main home and its cottages are beautifully situated in protected seclusion on a mountain flank just north of the village of Vilcabamba. The property is well established, stylishly designed with architectural features unique to the region and has commanding views of majestic Mandango Mountain and pristine Podocarpus National Park.
Architecturally designed in the form of a condor, the main home has two large wings extending from its main living areas and is set in lovely gardens with artisanal waterfall and landscaping, irrigated stone terracing for vegetable beds, exotic plants, lawns, a greenhouse, stables, chlorine-free and solar heated swimming pool and fruiting trees.
One of the original classics of new architecture in the region, the Condor House was designed and built in 2002, and features cathedral ceilings, enormous picture windows throughout, sweeping views over a stylish entertaining deck, open fireplace, hard wood floors and exposed timber beams. It has 2 master suites with very large, spa-style ensuites and built-in storage, and 2 large bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, generous laundry and storage, a large fully-equipped kitchen with commercial oven, pantry, ample cabinetry and a marble island bench.
Offering open plan living under high ceilings, with stunning views and designer drapery and fittings, the Condor House is flooded with natural light, spacious and comfortably elegant for living and entertaining.
The property could be easily prepared for permaculture, offers excellent growing conditions with potentials to expand, and yields fruit, herbs, vegetables.
Its adjacent cottages, set in secluded gardens are charming guest houses or ideal assets for rental income or retreat living.
Located close to the property entrance, and secluded from the main house by flowering and fruit trees, this charming one bedroom, one bathroom cottage has lovely artistic features in stone, mosaic and wood. It features a mezzanine, bay window, spa-style bathroom, small office, wooden shutters and charming garden space.
Just renovated, this studio-style guest house blends local materials of bamboo, slate and hard wood floors with a modern spaciousness, large picture windows, luxury bathroom and separate bedroom with beautiful views. It is secluded in its own garden space on the property, has a large private deck for outdoor living, kitchenette and views across the valley and mountains.
Make this beautiful villa yours today!
There is additional neighboring land available if you want a larger spread: 6.1 hectares plus a mountain house.
Asking Price: $733,000
Location: Vilcabamba, Loja, Ecuador
Property Size: 1.85 hectares (4.57 acres)
Population: 5,000 (Parroquia)
Altitude (town): 1,525 m (5,000 ft.)
Distance to Airport (Catamayo): 77 km (48 mi) – 1.5 hours
Distance to Loja: 42 km (26 mi) - 45 minutes
Annual precipitation (Vilcabamba): 770mm (30.3 in)*
*Much of Southern Ecuador experiences a rainy and a dry season. The dry season is approximately June through September, while the rainy season is approximately October through May.
Nestled under the watchful eye of its mythical mountain protector Mandango, lies world famous Vilcabamba. Located just 45 minutes outside of Loja, with its idyllic climate, stunning natural beauty and mix of pueblo culture and global influence, Vilcabamba offers one of the most unique experiences in the world. Read More >