The Villa Coconut Beach is situated on the Island of Ilha do Desejo ( Island of Desires ) a small Island some 30 mins from Airport in Ilheus Bahia .
Bahia is the county with Salvador being the largest city .
From Salvador with it's magnificent old centre your flight to Ilheus takes around 40 min .
UK to Salvador is approx 10 hours - Portugal to Salvador approx 7 + hours .
Ilheus is where the cruise ships stop and is a busy but no over population city where you can buy everything .
After arriving at Ilheus Airport you take the Coast Road past Millionaires Beach and drive South all the time keeping the rolling Atlantic on your left hand side .
You pass several little Villages until you reach Ilha do Desejo where you can leave your car safely on private land at no cost .
From here you walk along the boardwalk through the mango groves to the pull across boat .
From your car to the boat takes a 1 minute walk .
The pull across boat is available all day every day and takes around 5 mins to reach the Island .
Here you will find total peace , relaxation and a magical sensation.
No traffic , no cars , no roads , no pavements - just sandy walkways .
The Island has around 30 properties so you are not isolated .
There is one small beach hotel and one independent bar .
There are no shops or other business on the Island .
There is a local shop for basics on the main land.
Electricity and stored water are connected to the Villa . septic tank .
The Island is an Ecological area so it is tranquil which makes for good quality economical living with pure air .
The beach starts at the end of the garden where there are productive Coconut trees and humming birds are regular visitors .
The Island enjoys golden sandy beaches with palm and coconut trees in a abundance .
The Villa sits on the beach on metal and reinforced concrete stilts as an added precaution against any rise in sea levels in the future .
However there has never been any concerns over sea levels and none is expected .
The property is protected by rendered walls and strong fences .
The garden has grassy sand with mature coconut trees and statues .
There are outside showers and laundry space .
Tiled recreation area with pool table , hammocks , large BBQ, sink unit fixed marble table and bench seating. Store room .
I bedroom , 1 shower room and toilet .
Curved stairs lead up to 1st floor with wrap around wide balcony with sofas , hammocks .
Opening into lounge area with 2 sofas and panoramic view of the beach , TV point . Good reception for mobile phones and internet signal .
From lounge there are 4 double bedrooms all with en-suite facilities .
Two have magnificent panoramic views of the beach .
All rooms have double beds, wardrobes, bedside cabinets, ceilings fans .
There is a large kitchen/ diner seating 8 at a solid wood table .
Gas oven, fridge freezers , fitted cabinets .
Storage room .
Feature spiral stair case to large recreation turret room with magnificent panoramic views over the Island .
This could be another bedroom if required .
The Villa is brick built and rendered with tiled roof and teak balcony , widows and doors .
For those still wanting to work there are many opportunities to start new Business that are already in Europe but not Brazil.
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