$46 / night
Total guests, Nights

Villa Golondrina – Home 3725262 Apartment

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Villa Golondrina – Home 3725262

  • Apartment
  • 1 bedroom
  • sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 322 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child Friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner


Deluxe fully furnished studio apartments in a residential neighborhood in CUERNAVACA, MORELOS, MEXICO, "the city of Eternal Spring." Units face a lovely garden with a large heated swimming pool(not heated in Dec/Jan). Units have fully equipped kitchens, cooking utensils, stove, microwave,toaster, coffee maker,hair dryer, telephone, cable color television, all linens, free wifi

and free bottled water. Twice a week maid service. Close to public transportation and walking distance to the best Spanish language school. Owner on the premises is the author of Cuernavaca, a Guide for Students & Tourists, a copy of which is gifted to each tenant.

Cuernavaca has arguably the best climate in the world, 75 degree mean temperature (22 C.)with no need for heat nor air-conditioning. It has escaped the violence of other parts of the country and no tourist has been harmed in the city.

Direct inexpensive first class buses leave the Mexico City airport for Cuernavaca every 40 minutes and buses between Cuernavaca and the capital's southern terminal depart every ten minutes. Taxis within the city average 3 dollars per trip. MINIMUM STAY ONE WEEK.

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King bed
  • 1 Full bath


  • Wireless Internet
  • Shared outdoor pool (heated)
  • Mountain Views
  • Shared garden
  • Private garden
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


Check in time: 14:00, Check out time: 13:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

About the owner

James H.
Calendar last updated:
09 Oct 2018
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Italian





14 reviews

Very Good

“Excellent and cozy apartment with great service.”

Reviewed 6 Nov 2018

Jim and Pedro are great hosts. This is a safe and friendly place to stay. Jim is knowledgeable about things to do. The apartment is clean and very comfortable. Transportation is readily available. Th… More

Response from the owner Dear Gilbert & Aurora, thanks for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to have you here and to see how you enjoyed exploring our great city. There's a lot you missed yet, so please come back soon.

“Great Apartments”

Reviewed 15 Jul 2018

I have stayed at Villa Golondrina two times while studying Spanish at UNIVERSIDAD INTERNACIONAL (UNINTER). Jim is a wonderful host and very knowledgeable of all of Cuernavaca. Also, Pancho that takes … More

Response from the owner Thanks for your kind comments John. We especially value our many repeat renters. And you will find improvements every time you return. It's been a pleasure having you.

“Excellent Value and Expert Owner”

Reviewed 9 Jul 2014

I was at the Villa for two weeks and stayed in two units. They were clean and comfortable. The pool is a real plus (weather permitting). Pancho the caretaker is always there to help. Then there is t… More

“A lovely spot and great base for exploring Cuernavaca!”

Reviewed 4 Feb 2014

I spent a week at Villa Golonrinda. It was a great spot to use as a base to visit Cuernavaca and the region. My apartment had everything I needed for meals and to hang out and relax. I like to walk, a… More

“A home away from home”

Reviewed 20 Sep 2013

If you want a sense of what it's like to live in one of Cuernavaca's nicest residential areas, this is a perfect choice. The studio apartments are very nicely furnished and provided me with… More

“Very nice, and a great location”

Reviewed 25 Jun 2013

It has been perfect for my needs during my stay. Very Pleasant accommodations, and lovely gardens. It was in a very convenient, safe and quiet location which was great.

“An oasis in Cuernavaca”

Reviewed 28 May 2013

Just returned from 4 1/2 months of staying in Cuernavaca at Villa Golondrina. The owner Jim was very accommodating and pleasant. He invited my husband and myself out to dine with him on the Saturday… More

“Great location and facility”

Reviewed 3 Jan 2012

Wonderful place to stay while visiting Cuernavaca. Jim is an attentive host and makes sure that everything is in order. Conveniently located in a quiet, secure "privada", it is near bus li… More

“Absolutely Amazing!”

Reviewed 1 Nov 2011

I stay in Villa Golondrina every time I visit Cuernavaca, which has been more times than I can count over the years. Jim (owner) is very accommodating, friendly and extremely knowledgable about Cuern… More

“It is a verybeautiful, comfortable, relaxing, fun place to stay!”

Reviewed 29 Oct 2011

I have loved staying at Villa Golondrina over the years. I have visited there 12 times in 25 years in March, April, July, and august and totally enjoyed each stay. It has a great location and is a ve… More

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How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with JAMES (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send JAMES (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact JAMES (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to view JAMES the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online and send JAMES (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send JAMES (the owner) an inquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

What is a booking request?

When you pay online through the Ready to book? form, a booking request is sent to JAMES (the owner). You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

How do I know my booking is safe?

To book this property you need to pay through the Flipkey website. Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection. This means that in the unlikely event that you’re prevented or denied access to the property when you check in, we’ll offer a full refund for the stay.

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How do I know what it will cost for my stay?

Simply enter your dates in the Ready to book? form to calculate the cost of your stay.
Click Book now to see a full breakdown of the price.

You can also request a quote from JAMES (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my vacation?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. JAMES (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call JAMES (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage your booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your booking or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my booking?

You can pay the remaining balance of your booking at any point. Simply go to Manage your booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage your booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I withdraw my booking request?

You’ll need to contact JAMES (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I make changes to my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your booking page. To change your dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send JAMES (the owner) a message.

If JAMES (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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