Property in Ecuador for sale located in the valley of Vilcabamba, one of the most pristine locations in the world.
The town of Vilcabamba, in the "Valley of Longevity," has a remarkable climate. One of the best in the world.
It's perpetual springtime with no need for heating or air-conditioning.
Vilcabamba's greatest assets are its beauty, peace and tranquility, warm and friendly people, pure air, wholesome foods, and healthful 5,000 foot elevation.
It is a magnificent place to live, retire, have a vacation home, or investment property. Vilcabamba located in the Loja Province (southern Ecuador), attracts people from all over the world.
The property is a 14-acre estate that took three-plus years to complete. It features an extraordinary setting and spectacular views of the Andes Mountains.
Its southern boundary is on the Vilcabamba River with two lakes between the river and the property.
The house is 5,300 square feet with an additional 2,972 square feet of porches and balconies. There is a large stone-walled slate-floor entertainment patio and three large fish (tilapia) ponds in front of the main house.
The home features four bedrooms and seven baths with granite and marble counter-tops throughout.
On the first floor, a beautiful Great Room features, an original full-wall horse-scene mural, an extraordinary fireplace with a natural stone-wall backing, exposed beam wood ceilings and trusses, large windows and spectacular views.
The kitchen, with a cross-pattern wood-beam ceiling, has custom cabinetry, a separate pantry, and granite counter-tops. Hardwood and ceramic floors, custom windows and doors, crown moldings, and skylights are featured throughout.
The first floor has three bedrooms (one designed for a live-in helper), three full baths, a powder room, a laundry and mudroom. The basement features a stone-walled wine cellar and a beautifully finished additional room.
This property in Ecuador has also a beautiful 1,500 square foot (139 square meter) Guest House with two bedrooms and two baths with granite counter-tops, a loft in one bedroom, a kitchen with custom cabinetry and granite counter-tops, a pantry with a granite counter-top, and laundry room.
Three ponds, with thousands of fish, and flower gardens front the main house and guest house.
The second floor master bedroom and sitting area has exposed-beam wood ceilings as do the separate his and hers marble bathrooms with walk-in closets.
Off the master bedroom is a large balcony with spectacular views of the Andes Mountains and Vilcabamba River. The balcony wraps around the side and back of the house.
There's also a video room, an office, massage room and gym (with full bath) all with great views.
This property in Ecuador has a beautiful indoor sky-lit solar-heated salt-chlorinated lap pool which is thirteen feet wide by fifty-two feet long, with a large Jacuzzi.
A plant nursery is located near the organic vegetable and fruit gardens with three tilapia ponds as a source of fresh fish (in addition to the three large ponds in front of the main house).
Fruit trees include banana, mango, papaya, and avocado.
This property in Ecuador also features stable with ten spacious stalls, a tack room, bathroom, kitchen, maintenance room and food processing room.
Separately, at the stable, there is a gazebo-type structure for social gatherings after riding.
It also has a world-class clay tennis court surrounded by beautiful stone walls with flower gardens in each corner.
There is a three-court volleyball stadium for 250 people and is probably the best in Ecuador and maybe in all of South America.
There is a 23,760 square foot area adjacent to the orchid that is perfect for another home site or location for a swimming pool or other recreational building or as additional gardens.
Asking Price for this property in Ecuador: $3,299,000 USD. Price has been reduced (formerly $4.9 million) to sell below appraised value.
If you have any questions or want to request more information about this property in Ecuador (Estate for Sale), You can use the following form to contact Joe Simonetta, owner of this estate: