- 2 bedrooms
- 1 bathrooms
- Sleeps 6
Description from the owner
HAVE YOU DREAMED of a vacation in an authentic Mexican town on a verdant beautiful bay - idyllic weather - glorious Pacific sunsets - breathtaking views? We can fill that drem - in a secure private compound surrounded by beauty - no pesky flying insects in the winter season - gorgeous pool - nature refuge - EASY WALK to all the shops, ATM, and a clean silky golden sand beach? THIS IS IT! This villa is definitely picturesque, fun to live in, and the price is affordable.
We love the superb dining out choices - from fine dining we find unequaled on our continent, combined with outstanding ambiance such as dining in a courtya...Read more
2 Bdrm Villa, Walk to Beach, Pool, Stunning Views
La Penita de Jaltemba, Mexican Riviera-Pacific Coast, Mexico
Additional Location Information
If you have been dreaming of a vacation on the Pacific coast of MEXICO, in a a beautiful spot but not a tourist trap, with idyllic winter weather, with breathtaking views of a verdant bay lined by beaches with glorious Pacific sunsets, WE HAVE YOUR DREAM in LA PENITA de Jaltemba. Our villa compound is in a quiet residential neighborhood, very little traffic, in an area with mixed Mexican, Canadian, & American families.... on a hill with breathtaking views of the bay and its glorious sunsets and its picturesque villages yet with all the amenities you would find in a small city: Hospital, banks, ATM, mod
Near our villa, is a 'mini-super' & an internet cafe with many services, We have an outstanding family physician nearby who makes house calls when needed. And lust a few blocks downhill you'll find a large high quality produce store, a tortilla factory, taco stands, hardware store, & other intriguing shops. La Avenida, the 'business district', is a boulevard with benches on a wide median strip, and that starts just 5 blocks away and runs to our La Penita Beach. It is lined with all kinds of fascinating shops, run by Mexican families. The rodeo arena hosts an annual first class circus, horse shows, bull fights, AND the high school marching band practices there regularly several evenings a week, easily heard on our hill.
One block further up to the crest of the hill is a huge agricultural valley, horseback riding, & an elegant B&B; with special Saturday & Sunday brunches.
Parking inside the villa walls is totally secure and it is safe to leave your car street side. We have never had any vandalism in 14 years.
Taxis are a 5 minute wait, and it is $2 for 2 persons here in La Penita - we call for you. There is a 2nd stand neat the beach. A bus station & taxi stand are 6 blocks away. In addition 'combi' vans can drop you off at a superb yoga center, coffee shop, or a 'shop' with huge book swap, plus great hamburgers & mango smoothies. A great variety of restaurants from ultra fine dining equal to 2 star dining in France to rustic Mexican restaurants & taco stands.
TOTALLY SAFE to WALK in town, or use the side streets DAY OR NIGHT. No guest has ever been accosted verbally or physically - or even whistled at!
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, City vacations, Mountain nearby, Warm winter getaways
Golf course within 30 minute drive, Fishing nearby, Water sports nearby, Beachfront property, Horse riding nearby
Nearest beach: Easy walk to our La Penita beach
Nearest shops, 0.1 miles
Nearest airport: Puerto Vallarta International, 40 miles
Car is not necessary
Last updated on August 01, 2014
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- Refundable Damage & Cleaning deposit | $100 per stay
- Damage deposit | $100
- Fees for additional guests may apply.
Additional notes from the owner
DEPOSIT: 40% (CAD or USD), or 30% USD for 2 months or more. We email instructions for the deposit: a no fee deposit into a bank.
When confirmed, we email "PRE-ARRIVAL INFO" with check list, airport to villa options, web sites, & important info on medications.
Before or upon your arrival, we give you "BEST DIVERSIONS & EXCURSIONS". We name favorite dining, specialties, prices & directions.
We have two excursions from our villa and a web site for many other excursions.
BALANCE: Due on arrival. Cash or traveler's checks, USD. You can cash dollars & traveler's checks for pesos at our local 'cambio', a currency exchange.
SUMMER SPECIAL... EXTRA 20% DISCOUNT... MAY 1 - OCT 29 for one week or longer. A 4 DAY MINIMUM is regular price and requires a 100% deposit.
- Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
- Alarm Clock
- Towels Provided
- Bachelor or bachelorette parties allowed
- Soap/Shampoo Provided
- Ceiling Fans
- Local Guides/Maps
- Linens Provided
- Corporate bookings allowed
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
Pool / Spa
- Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
- Mountain Views
- Ocean or water views
- Secure parking space
- Stove or Oven
- Stereo or CD player
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Balcony or terrace
- 4 Dining chairs
- 1 Lounge chair
- Pet friendly - no
- Smoking allowed - ask
- Suitable for children - ask
- Suitable for the elderly - yes
- Wheelchair accessible - no