Sea Horse Ranch Luxury Villa Resort (4*)

Sea Horse Ranch is a distinctive oceanfront villa resort designed by the award-winning architects that is located in Cabarete – an area famous in wind-sport circles for windsurfing, kite boarding and traditional surfing. This extraordinary gated community offers three to six bedroom villas with private en-suite baths, private pools, daily housekeeping, concierge services, and access to all common amenities such as the Tennis Center, Beach Club and Equestrian Center.


Hotel Details

  • Beach Club Restaurant
  • Tennis Club featuring a Pro Shop, 5 clay courts, ball boys and private lessons for adults and children.
  • Equestrian Cente
  • ocean front park with three secluded private beach coves and two split-level ocean front pools


Room Features

  • Villa Marabou – comforttable two story villa with three bedrooms. Enjoy the free form pool on the roofed sun porch and the spacious surrounding yard. Enjoy sunset on the ample roof top deck off the TV room. One room has a queen bed, another a king and the third room has two twins, all with air conditioners. TV, DVD, stereo, barbecue.
  • Villa Zen – completely remodeled in 2011! No other villa has the same feel as this ultra-chic chill out vacation home. This four bedroom plusrecreation room is built on one level and has been redesigned and decorated in a modern chill out style complete with a water fall in the master bedroom that completes the indoor outdoor experience. Check out the swimming pool which winds around the kithchen and entertainment areas.
  • Villa My Way - This hacienda style villa is extremely well located for both ocean view and close proximity to the Beach Club Restaurant and Oceanside pools. As you enter through the front door you walk straight through to the view of yard, swimming pool and the magnificent ocean view. The villa is one of the most outdoor living homes on Sea Horse Ranch as there are no indoor hallways, instead the porch is the access to all living areas so that every single living space has an oceanview; from the living room, kitchen/dining room to the three bedrooms including one enormous master suite with attached office. This is one of the original Sea Horse Ranch villas which has been maintained, loved, remodeled, and recently re-decorated.
  • Villa Sirena – a tropical villa with art deco flair in which all doors open to the lushly vegetated tropical grounds and pool. Master suite features enormous bathroom with oversized bathtub and shower, walk in closet and art deco glass detailing. Guest bedrooms both feature private bathrooms with walk in showers and colorful tropical tiles. The two-tiered pool patio is surrounded by citrus plantings and provides privacy with large hibiscus and bougainvillea hedges. King size bed in master bedroom, one guestroom have a queen and one guestroom have twin beds. All bedrooms feature AC. Stereo speakers throughout.
  • Villa Pacifica - two-story villa with four bedrooms. Enjoy the light and breezy living room that opens to the sprawling grassy yard and large pool. On the second level, is a very private master bedroom and one guest suite. The two guestrooms on the first floor share a bath with a shower. All bedrooms have queen-size beds. Air-conditioning in all four bedrooms.
  • Villa Las Palmas - his 4 plus bedroom villa is a quintessential vacation home beautifully finished with walnut hardwood doors, louver windows and Mexican tiles. Bathrooms tastefully done in customized natural slate stone and decorative Mexican ceramic. Living area completely opens to the tropically landscaped yard and lovely free form pool with beautiful rock waterfall. The oversized master bedroom with a king size bed and en suite bathroom also has a sweet balcony for morning coffee overlooking the pool. Two guest rooms have two full beds and one queen beds and share a bathroom. The fourth bedroom with queen bed has its own en suite bathroom.  The mezzanine bonus room has two twins which can be used as a fifth bedroom and or children’s play den. Air conditioning and ceiling fans available in every room. This villa is one of our most tropical villas for year round indoor outdoor living.  It is beautifully furnished with plenty of dining options inside and outside, perfect for BBQ’s watching the kids jump off the waterfall. This is the perfect villa to disconnect from a hectic lifestyle although wifi is available as with all our villas.
  • Villa Jardin Paraiso - A Caribbean vacation villa that beautifully blends tropical living with clean modern architectural lines. The large main room and terrace is where guests enjoy breezy cross ventilation and casual dinners from the gourmet kitchen. The large terrace features tropical lounge furnishings for when guests retire from the refreshing lap pool. The television room features a large screen projector television and central air conditioning. The layout is designed for rental privacy with two bedrooms upstairs and two bedrooms downstairs, all with bathrooms en suite, cedar closets and television. Upstairs rooms each have a king beds, downstairs one guest room has two full beds, and one guest room has a queen bed. Tropical art, a state of the art Italian kitchen, modern Mediterranean inspired design and an excellent location just a couple minutes walking to the Beach Club make this villa a fabulous Caribbean rental.
  • Villa Bali – this elegant four bedroom, five bathroom villa resplendently blends casual Caribbean architecture and Mediterranean inspired design with dramatic roof lines and graceful silhouettes. The stately foyer opens to the ample living room and refreshing aqua views of the lap size swimming pool and reflection pond. Native white travertine floors in the bedrooms are enhanced by rich cherry wood floors in the living room and mahogany thresholds, windows and doors. The living room unfolds onto terrace colonnade that wraps around the villa for poolside relaxing and alternative dining al fresco on crisp white coral stone floors. The gourmet kitchen features stainless steel Viking appliances with BBQ, carrera marble tops, and opens to a formal dining room that accesses the terrace. Two second floor master suites are privately located at each extreme of the villa and feature white ceramic spa inspired bathrooms with his and her vanities, bathtub and shower. Master suites provide extensive ocean views and fresh northern cross-breezes. One of the masters includes an exotic open air shower, an enormous walk-in closet and a private sunning deck. The first floor guest suites are well designed for privacy and each has a private terrace for enjoying the surrounding tropical environment. All bedrooms are air-conditioned and all closets are cedar lined. Ample service quarters located off the kitchen next to the well-organized laundry room. A 2 car port accesses kitchen and service quarters via a stone walking path. Located in the distinguished Las Olas area, this villa truly exemplifies “Fine Caribbean Living”.
  • Villa Allegra – is a four bedroom one-story home on with an ocean view from the terrace and pool area. This Villa was renovated and opened up to let the outside in! Two master bedrooms make this a comfortable rental or vacation home. One master bath renovated in 2006 features a walk in shower and an impressive Jacuzzi tub, the other has his and hers walk in showers. Both master suites include covered patios with hammocks and seating areas. All rooms open to the lush tropical yard and pool area, which features an outdoor shower, custom chaise-lounge chairs, a dramatic waterfall and ocean view. All bedrooms are inter-connected by open-air walkways with terrariums. Spacious living areas and a large open-air dining room offer ocean views with walkways leading to the beach area. An air-conditioned bonus room also has two day beds.The gourmet kitchen includes a center-island and high quality stainless appliances. Guestrooms have bathrooms with showers. This is an easy and carefree villa, part and parcle to disconnecting from the outside world.
  • Casa Brillante - gorgeous Mediterranean villa with modern appeal is brand new and one of the best rentals in the Caribbean! Guests enjoy comfortable teak furnishings in the living room and bedrooms and large overstuffed wicker and rattan on the pool terrace. An enormous 2nd level master suite features a spa bathroom with tempered glass walk in shower with rain fall shower heads, an outdoor terrace with jacuzzi and additional sun deck with trellis. You may not want to leave this master suite. Adjoining the bedroom is a television suite featuring a luxurious “L” shaped oversized couch. The second story landing features yet an additional outdoor deck used for a private reading nook or morning coffee retreat. A second master suite is a private pool bungalow with generous bathroom, private terrace and two showers- one in and one under the sun or moon. The professional kitchen is a dream for cooks: stainless appliances, granite counters, a large bar area and a breakfast nook. The living room and dining room open completely to the terrace and starry nights. A perfect setting for a perfect Caribbean vacation! Two guests suites located off the living area are attractively appointed in dark wood furnishings, refreshing Caribbean linens and tasteful local art. The generous pool is large enough for laps. Beds of ylang ylang, Caribbean anthuriums and lush ferns frame views from the pool and terrace. Dark wood, crisp white floors and Mediterranean style furniture harmonize perfectly with a touch of modern in this immaculate villa. This villa features many private areas for a group stay with diverse routines or habits. Master suites have king size beds, guest suites have queen size beds.
  • Villa Jasmine - a newly finished villa offers a vibrant modern internal design, while the outward appearance fits comfortably with the traditional aspects of the surrounding estate properties. The villa is two story block and concrete construction externally, with additional natural timber post and roof entrance porch. Internally the extensive use of select seasoned hardwoods and American pines add to the open natural ambience. From the porch entrance you are received into a large vaulted lounge with natural timber finished ceiling, the marble flooring adding to the coolness. An open marble and hardwood staircase sweeps up to a suspended gallery extending round three sides of the room. The lounge opens through twin hardwood doors onto the large covered patio, the pool and waterfall. A large separate dining room adjoins the lounge with doors onto the patio and pool. Both dining area and lounge have access direct to the large fully fitted custom kitchen. From the kitchen area a door leads into an extensive two car garage with a separate maid’s quarters and home service area. Adjacent to the lounge are two air conditioned bedrooms each with large walk-in closets and furnished bathrooms. The rear facing bedroom has direct access to the patio and pool. Either of these rooms would be ideal as an office or work room. On the upper floor the suspended balcony hosts an open games/ recreation area complete with discreet bar and flat screen TV. The large master bedroom with doors onto a balcony overlooking the pool and garden has walk in cupboards, dressing area, furnished bathroom and a jacuzzi. Two further en-suite double bedrooms, one with doors to the balcony and each with full walk-in hardwood closets complete the upper floor habitation. The garden area surrounds the principle pool which is fed from an elevated outdoor Jacuzzi which spills over an attractive waterfall and reflection pool that flows into the main pool. The mature garden is surrounded by an attractive wall, tropical plants and trees. The underground housing for the pool equipment also hides a cool wine cellar.
  • Villa Diana - A Dream Villa with exquisite space and location. This 4 bedroom luxury Caribbean property is priced on outstanding quality and location. A classic beach villa with symmetrical architecture, soaring ceilings and Mediterranean roof lines. The elegance of this villa is not sacrificed by its relaxed attitude and open flow plan. Its interiors harmonize sophistication and laid back beach living with native river stone interior floors and crisp cut coral pool decking. A vintage inspired yet contemporary kitchen with Viking appliances features counter tops in rich coal granite with spectacular phosphorescent blue flecks that contrast with fresh vanilla painted cabinetry. An expansive terrace provides an ample entertaining space or retreat with on one of the many oversized couches. A nearly sound proof t.v. room with cherry floors with large screen provides comfortable t.v. viewing. All four elegant yet unpretentious bedrooms are tastefully finished in sage and amber hues. An eclectic mix of local art in serene palettes and vintage black and white local photography connect the home to the local colors and environment. All bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms finished in carrara marble vanities, crisp white tiles and Frette towels with appointed storage and hooks for wet suits. The living and dining area open to terrace for seamless indoor outdoor living. More than 20 royal palms grace the lush gardens. Serenely located on a quiet cul de sac that leads to the Sea Horse Ranch beaches. A timeless Caribbean villa completely furnished in the best residential address in the Caribbean.
  • Villa Flora – a Superior Tropical Garden villa, is one of our most frequently requested villas! Enjoy the cool feeling of marble floors on your bare feet throughout this spacious, open and inviting home. The exquisitely verdant rear gardens are sheltered by an elegant stone wall replete with lush tropical plantings, providing the ultimate in villa privacy for entertaining and late night swims in the illuminated turquoise pool. The refreshing large classic designed pool is enhanced with a lovely waterfall, an added therapeutic sound for poolside lounging and al fresco dining. All five bedrooms are well designed for maximum comfort with ensuite marble bathrooms. Two enormous master suites open to a private terrace in the rear and front gardens and one features a totally private outdoor/open-sky luxurious Jacuzzi, the other master suite offers an outdoor/open-sky shower.. The two guest bedrooms feature ample open space and one has a private pool side terrace in the back garden as well. Three of the bedrooms have king size beds and one has a queen. Large service quarters with queen bed, full bath and shower which can comfortably be used as a fifth bedroom. They all feature AC, fine Portuguese cotton spreads and high quality individual sound systems. An additional luxurious marble guest bathroom is located off the great room. A spacious, fully equipped eat-in-kitchen is located with easy access to the oversized pool terrace for catering and entertaining. A second story, private patio is an ideal retreat for sunbathing. Villa decor boasts refined Caribbean elegance with large overstuffed furnishings in relaxing subtle tones, and superb Caribbean art. Ideally located on a quiet cul de sac, just seconds by foot away from the Beach Club area and delicious Bosque Cafe, Seaside Pools and paved walking and biking paths, this is one of the finest vacation rentals available! Ceiling fans throughout, outdoor BBQ, sound system, internet, DVD, large television with 80 international cable channels.
  • Villa Mediterranea - Built in 2005, this five bedroom, 5 bath villa boasts a perfect location just adjacent to the Beach Club area and beaches. Tuscan inspired architecture blends perfectly with Caribbean elegance with cream marble floors and baths and a large ample terrace for al fresco dining and entertaining. The gourmet kitchen, with blue vein marble and hard wood, is a dream for entertainers. Three bedrooms on the second floor, one with a king, one with a queen and the third with two twins. Two guest suites are on the ground floor, one with a king size bed and one with a queen bed. This villa is perfect for 2 families to enjoy two master bedrooms and vacation together with ample privacy. Guests love the top notch detailing like the wrought iron work, luxurious bathrooms, meticulously chosen furnishings and fixtures, large classic lap pool and cascade. Just seconds away from El Bosque restaurant, the beaches and the seaside pools, villa Mediterranea promises luxury, fun and turquoise sea views.
  • Villa Irina - Situated on a private cul de sac just a minutes walking distance to the Beach Club Restaurant and pools, this sprawling one story villa marries casual ranch style living with luxurious craftsmanship and construction. An enormous master bedroom is located privately at one extreme of the villa offering privacy and tranquility while the other is located on the guest wing with two other guest bedrooms. Each master bedroom has a spacious spa inspired bathroom finished in creamy colored marble counter tops, walls, shower and bath. The villa features gorgeous coral stone floors in the living room and hallways, Mexican terracotta floors in the bedroom and mahogany wood floor in the audio visual room. Extensive tile terraces from the main house wrap around the gorgeous free form pool to teak wood platforms and an outdoor pool shower. An open concept living room offers seamless indoor and outdoor visuals to enjoy the lush garden views graced by a ranch style white stone wall. Top notch matresses and bedding, luxurious overstuffed furnishings and hardwood beds, state of the art kitchen with stainless steel appliances. This villa has four bedrooms and 4 1/2 bathrooms. A fabulous vacation retreat or year round Caribbean residence!
  • Villa Nirvana - Tropical minimalism and refined use of materials define this 4 bedroom modern Caribbean villa. Set against the fluidity of a magnificent reflective pool and Japanese inspired outdoor living space. The simple and elegant use of marble, cedar and stone communicates harmoniously with the pool’s water reflection and surrounding exterior vegetation. Skylights push your eyes up to sky blue visuals while retractable glass doors erase architecture, replacing it with absolute connection to the natural setting. Enter the enormous coral stone and brick driveway to the villa’s soaring foyer. Immediately the monumental volume of the living area encourages residents to absorb the magical exterior views. Living room features a surround sound system, 2 contemporary yet comfortable seating areas with sofa sleepers and a Chinese opium bed for daytime lounging or additional guests. Retractable doors open completely from the living room onto a pool patio with a Japanese inspired slate stonewall with fountain feature and rectangular lap pool. Meals are enjoyed in the elegant dining room that closes for intimate get together. There is also an outdoor patio dining table for al fresco entertaining complete with iron candelabras and buffet nook. Hosts will appreciate a social kitchen with custom state of the art cabinetry that close automatically. An equally appointed staff kitchen with classic granite counters, Viking and General Electric stainless steel appliances. Shell fossil imbued coral floors are soft and cool on bare feet and are the preferred floors of stylish Dominican residences like Oscar de la Renta. Bathrooms are spa inspired with carrara marble vanities, showers with coral and teak accents and impeccably timeless white tiles. Master bedroom features oversized walk in his and hers shower, vintage inspired bathtub and separate toilet and bidet quarter. All bedrooms are serenely furnished in hard wood sleigh beds or soft headboards with reading lights, ample dresser space, custom cedar closets, comfortable chairs, Persian and local rugs and fine Caribbean art. Villa Nirvana redefines modern Caribbean living with Palladium construction materials and the balance of Japanese inspired minimalism that touches the earth with lightness and magically dissolves the boundaries between interior and exterior allowing guests to immerse themselves in the perfection of Modern Caribbean Living.
  • Casa Colonial - is a luxury 4 bedroom villa with creamy marble floors, vaulted natural wood ceilings and gorgeous wrought iron work. Casa Colonial has two guest wings and extensive indoor and outdoor living areas. It boasts the largest pool of any rental villa at Sea Horse Ranch. The beautiful interior with its garden vistas creates a serene and rejuvenating living experience scarcely found elsewhere in the world. Soak in a relaxing, candle-lit, sunken bath. Cleanse in the indoor marble shower or under the stars in the outdoor shower in the two master suites. Follow a great night’s sleep in a rich, dark wood, king-size bed with coffee on your private master terrace facing the pool. Those staying in the guest suites will be happy in 2 queen-size, sea-grass sleigh beds in one and queens with luxurious upholstered headboards in the other – both have ample teak and marble bathrooms. All bedrooms have air-conditioning, flat screen televisions, double vanity bathrooms, walk-in cedar closets and luxurious Mexican tiled floors that cool the feet after a day in the sun. A state of the art audio/visual room, furnished with a sumptuous Italian ” L” shaped couch and relaxing easy chairs, provides a sound proof and air-conditioned, indoor entertainment area. The terrace, living room and audio/visual room feature Bose speakers and a Boston Acoustics sound system. The 20m pool, with submerged basking platform, dive rock and large heated Jacuzzi offers unparalleled fun in the sun. Lush landscaped tropical gardens unfold around the villa, in verdant splendor, with ylang ylang, heliconia, birds of paradise and palms of many varieties. The thatch roofed pallappa, with plug-in i-Pod station is furnished with typical Dominican rocking chairs and hanging wicker pod-chairs – a fun and casual hang-out that is distinct from the colonial elegance of the main villa. Inside the villa contemporary English design and fine local craftsmanship combine perfectly to create a beautiful and elegant atmosphere. Casa Colonial is ideal for families, or a group who desire a thoroughly relaxing, sumptuous and stylish base from which to explore the region, or simply enjoy the villa, beaches and rock pools of Sea Horse, only two minutes walk away.
  • Villa Tropicalia - recently remodeled Mediterranean style 4 bedroom villa with 4 bathrooms that exceeds all the standards of high quality: hard wood windows and doors, fine European cabinetry, granite counter tops, European porcelanato floors, American and European standard fixtures, plumbing and wiring. This villa, in the coveted second row back from the ocean with a back yard path, leads directly to the Beach Club area within seconds. The well lit, large professional kitchen features creamy hard wood cabinetry and rich black granite counter tops. Kitchen is conveniently located off the living and terrace area for easy entertaining. A maid’s quarter and laundry area are located off the kitchen area. All furnishings included in the villa are oversized quality European upholstered pieces that harmoniously match with exotic Indonesian teak and fine local pieces. The lush tropical grounds, fish pond, large free form pool framed in cut coral stone deck punctuate the beautiful architecture and attention to details of this villa. Villa Tropicalia is a true residential gem in one of the best locations of Sea Horse Ranch.
  • Villa Ataraxia - Ataraxia  is a fancy word for tranquilo;  freedom from emotional anxiety.  This intent of this villa is to embody a peacefulness that can be felt the minute you walk in the door….from the people that serve you to the art on the walls.  Everyone knows how inspiring the ocean is, but this villa has one of the most idyllic spots to just sit and watch the ocean!  See picture of bench even though a picture cannot do this spot justice! The most romantic Caribbean villa. Situated in the prestigious ocean front section of Sea Horse Ranch, this magnificent villa presides on nearly a half-acre of ocean front grounds with gorgeous sea views. Designed by acclaimed Dominican architect Sergio Escarfullery, it exemplifies gracious Mediterranean style and an atmosphere of old world elegance and charm. Exquisite craftsmanship with lavish appointments in Mexican teracotta tile floors, mahogany woodwork, granite counter tops, stainless kitchen and marble bathrooms. Guests are welcomed in a dramatic foyer to 35 foot beamed ceilings. Just beyond, the elegant living room is graced by an impressive iron chandelier and inviting overstuffed furnishings. Art lovers will especially appreciate the extensive collection of original art, a small example of the attention to detail for a vacation full of grace and charm. Wireless router for leisurely internet use. Extensive tile terraces open alongside manicured shrubbery and flowering plants to a classic lap pool. Oceanfront lawn is extremely private and framed by mature tropical plantings. The luxurious master suite is fit for a king and queen with king size bed, ocean views and space to rejuvenate your body and spirit. Two of the guest suites include mezzanines to accommodate up to 12 more people, for a total of 2 king beds and 9 queen beds perfect for a family reunion. This magnificent estate combines timeless old world design with the appeal of laid back Caribbean living. This five bedroom villa will remain in your heart forever!
  • Villa Seabreeze - This beach front villa is amongst the most magnificent in the Caribbean. The large Mediterranean style great room impresses as much as the sandy beach frontage and large lap pool. The ample veranda offers aqua sea views and sufficient space to repair from the sun or throw a party. Three ample guest suites feature large cedar closets and impeccably designed bathrooms. The enormous master bedroom opens to a beach front terrace and features a private living room with space for television, couches and a desk. The professional kitchen features all stainless steel appliances, floors, fixtures and lighting are all of fine European and American quality. Includes a full bathroom and shower in the pool cabaña as well as maid’s quarters with full bathroom, ample storage area and garage. Mediterranean and Caribbean design, well-appointed rooms and superb beach front lot.
  • Casa La Bandera - The most magnificent six bedroom (4 kings, 4 fulls), villa on the beach front at Sea Horse Ranch was built with Fine Caribbean Living in mind. The U shape wrap around design provides privacy for the guests that stay in each of the well-appointed six suites. Reminiscent of Caribbean plantation homes with louvered windows and doors, vaulted ceilings and rustic beams, this villa will transport your body and soul to the tropical splendor of days gone by. The exuberant colors and thatch roof exemplify the fun carefree Caribbean living you will enjoy during your stay. Enjoy the trade winds and turquoise views on the wooden veranda, in the pool or on the beach. Superbly decorated with the finest of Indonesian, European and native hard wood furniture. Gourmet kitchen, stainless steel appliances and outdoor dining over an exotic pond. Mexican tile floors and white washed hard wood throughout create a light and sunny interior atmosphere that we all seek in a Caribbean villa. Fully staffed with two housekeepers. Central air conditioning in the entire villa.



  • The Beach Club – offers a spectacular panoramic ocean view, casual, elegant decor and a fresh menu serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu is as varied as the multi-national owners, Anahid & Vatche Avakian. These two gourmands are from Montreal, Canada, a city well known for its restaurants.



  • Tennis Club featuring a Pro Shop, 5 clay courts, ball boys and private lessons for adults and children.
  • The Equestrian Center – a full service facility offering organized tours on over 7 miles of trails along pristine beaches and into tropical forests
  • horseback riding
  • a wide variety of activities available in the area, including windsurfing, kite boarding, traditional surfing, yoga, SUP, white-water rafting, scuba diving, canyoning, kayaking, waterfall cascading, hiking, zip lining and more.



Please Note: Time restrictions and extra charges may apply for some activities, watersports or facilities. Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only, have a dress code in effect and/or require reservations. While Sparkling Voyages makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information contained herein, it cannot be held responsible for changes, omissions or errors.