Cayo Iguana

Cayo Iguana (Guano Island) is lush green tropical paradise surrounded by clear blue waters, with hundreds of coconut trees, banana trees, amazing snorkeling and scuba diving, excellent fishing and some of the best sunsets on earth!

On this five acre island retreat, you will find all the amenities you need for total relaxation, including a large 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house with kitchen, dining room, bar and living room, accommodatio ...

Cayo Iguana (Guano Island) is lush green tropical paradise surrounded by clear blue waters, with hundreds of coconut trees, banana trees, amazing snorkeling and scuba diving, excellent fishing and some of the best sunsets on earth!

On this five acre island retreat, you will find all the amenities you need for total relaxation, including a large 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house with kitchen, dining room, bar and living room, accommodations for island staff and management, a boardwalk around the entire island to enjoy quiet relaxing strolls, a 28 foot high observation tower to enjoy panoramic views of the island, breathtaking sunsets, and distant rainforests.

Experienced caretakers and management are also available on site and will tend to your every need, including preparing some of the most delicious food you have ever enjoyed. The island comes with a caretaker staff in place, as well as manager who will serve as your personal chef on the island. Current staff is excellent, and the manager and lead caretaker have been with the current owners for 5 years.

Until about five years ago, the island was uninhabited, and all amenities on the island were developed by the current owners who have a background in construction and development within the last five years.

They ensured that all facilities were modern and well constructed for their personal enjoyment. The possibilities to enjoy this island are limitless.

If you love fishing, you will find an abundance of Red Snapper, Blue Fish, King Mackerel, and Lobster.

If snorkeling or scuba diving suits your pleasure, there are several reefs around the island, where you will find colorful coral, and a dazzling multitude of colorful tropical fish and other exotic sea life.

For a less active day, you can enjoy the beautiful butterflies which migrate on the island, enjoy a walk through the lush greenery, taking in the fragrance of the many plants and flowers which grow on the island, or relax on the home's wraparound porch in one of the wicker rockers, reading a book, while sipping coffee or rum and being entertained by a chorus of singing birds and gently crashing waves.

Later you may decide to climb up a coconut tree to pick a coconut and enjoy a sweet glass of fresh coconut milk. You may get up early one morning to watch the sunrise from the bench facing the east, and then that evening take in the sunset from the bench on the other side of the island facing the west.

Whatever it is you like to do, you will find it on your own private island paradise. What you won't find are worry, and stress. The whole island has been designed for comfortable relaxation, far away from the stresses of work, traffic and responsibility.

About Nicaragua and Bluefields

Cayo Iguana is located in the clear turquoise waters of the Caribbean off the Coast of Nicaragua. It is just 12 miles off the coast from the city of Bluefields, which is a city of about 50,000. And, because Bluefields was originally settled by the British, most people in Bulefields speak English and are very welcoming.

Because Nicaragua and Cayo Iguana are in the tropics, the weather is great year round. Typical temperatures are about 82 degrees during the day and 78 degrees at night.

There are many convenient and low cost flights to Nicaragua from the United States, and flights to Nicaragua are typically full of Americans and Europeans who are traveling to Nicaragua in large numbers for vacation and investment opportunities which abound there.

Bluefields was established after Columbus discovered Nicaragua in the early 1500's on his last voyage to the Americas. Bluefields was a pirate haven for several years and the English established great relations with the indigenous people of the area. English with a creole slang is spoken, however, Latinos who have migrated from the western side of the country speak Spanish. The city of Bluefileds features many amenities. Bluefields has a hospital, several restaurants, a beautiful Casino, and shopping. Bluefields is home to an international fishing tournament held each March, and in May they celebrate and have the May Pole Festival.

Nicaragua is a beautiful country in Central America, with a population of approximately 6 million people. It features lush rainforests, beautiful sandy beaches, spectacular lakes, towering volcanoes, friendly people and legendary towns filled with cultural richness.

The country beckons foreigners to come and see all it has to offer. Some foreigners have already gotten wind of the country's potential. A recent article in USA Today states that over 5,000 Americans currently call Nicaragua their home and today Nicaragua has become the "in" place for Americans retiring overseas. Every year about 60,000 U.S. citizens visit Nicaragua, primarily business people, tourists, and those visiting relatives. The country is not just for retirees, but for those people wanting to retire from their present situations, including burnt-out baby boomers, those tired of dead-end jobs or the rat race. Nicaragua is a stable, safe, and peaceful country for investment.

There is no doubt that Nicaragua is a developing country, but that does not constitute it being unsafe. In fact, quite the opposite is true: Nicaragua is the second safest country in all of Latin America (behind Uruguay), and Nicaragua has a lower reported crime rate than France, Germany, and the United States, according to a United Nations/Interpol study.

History of Cayo Iguana

Cayo Iguana is a Nicaraguan surveyed island which is approximately 5 acres of lush vegetation to include magnificent coconut palm trees. This island is included and can be identified on all Nicaraguan maps. Stamped brass survey markers were embedded in concrete in the early 1950's, and are located at two locations on the island.

Christopher Columbus sailed past the island as he mapped the area on his last voyage to America. The Spanish sailed by entering Nicaragua's Escondido River, but never landed on this side of Nicaragua. It was a Dutch pirate who the town of Bluefields is named after that arrived first. The English created a settlement in the late 1600's.

The island had been uninhabited until the current owners purchased it and developed it for personal and recreational use. The current owners are selling because they have an outstanding business opportunity that could allow them to develop their own small seaside community. In order to pursue this opportunity, they need the additional cash flow to invest in the project. The island staff are very friendly, and eager to assist visitor's needs. They have been trained to keep the island in pristine condition year round. This island needs to be enjoyed for the peace, tranquility, and beauty it offers. The island is PERFECT for artists, writers, thinkers, inventors, or those who have high stress careers. IT IS TRULY AN AMAZING GETAWAY!

Ideal Investment Opportunity

Over the last 7 years tourism in Nicaragua has grown about 70% nationwide with rates of 10%-16% annually.

Nicaragua has seen positive growth in the tourism sector over the last decade and the increase and growth led the income from tourism to rise more than 300% over a period of 10 years.

Investing in Nicaragua affords investors an opportunity to participate in an early-in investment real estate market. Nicaragua is set to benefit from rapid and sustained economic growth in the years to come, growth it has encouraged with the passage of several laws specifically designed to attract and protect foreign investors.

Critical to any successful investment is the idea that you must capture the opportunity before the rest of the world catches on. This accomplishment will provide you with the greatest opportunity to maximize your investment.

Today, Nicaragua offers investors the optimal investment opportunity: low real estate prices and relatively few competing investors. Investing in Nicaragua affords you the opportunity to take advantage of two growing trends in Nicaragua.

Nicaragua is attracting lots of foreigners who are retiring in Nicaragua in order to take advantage of the low cost of living and high quality of life in this emerging destination. Also, tourism, which was a nonexistent industry not long ago, is now the country's top earner. Additionally, with an asset as unique as Cayo Iguana the potential for significant price appreciation is tremendous.

Additionally, the island can be easily developed as a fishing and eco-tourism spot. There are great tax advantages and import allowances from the Nicaraguan government to promote business and jobs for the Nicaraguan people. Similar assets in other more developed locations are selling for several times the price.

Title to Cayo Iguana is free and clear of all liens and the family who previously owned the island has ancestry tracing back to the early English settlers. When you purchase Cayo Iguana, clear title will pass to you, and your ownership will be recorded with the Nicaraguan government.

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