Casa La Posada is a furnished Blue & White Mexican Style custom built 2 story, 2 bedroom/2.5 bath with an upstairs full kitchen,
romantic for 2 people, great for a family with new downstairs unit with bedroom, bath and kitchenette! More details & photos coming soon of downstairs unit!
This upstairs unit has its own outdoor courtyard with the kitchen and bedroom on the same level.
Parking available upon request!
Beautiful courtyard where you can enjoy dining and nature all at the same time!
Mexican tiled walls and floors, gas fireplace, and a beautiful view of Xalapa!!
Homeowner available to water plants and assist you in whatever needs you have!
Internet, TV, a roll around gas fireplace, full kitchen with stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, blender, and even a clay oven to bake bread or pizza!
Amenities also include books, games, hammocks, toiletries, linens,a washing machine, clothes line on the roof, etc!
The Upstairs bedroom:
An en-suite shower and toilet fully tiled. A lockable wardrobe, with the option of bringing in an extra chest of draws; a double sized bed and a portable gas heater. Floors cleaned throughout, and clean bedding and towels are provided once a week.
Please note: Pets allowed provided guests bring their own pet bedspreads.
The Upstairs kitchen/dining room:
Fitted with a gas stove and oven; fridge freezer; microwave; slow cooker; blender; toaster; and coffee maker, as well as a fully stocked spice rack. The kitchen is equipped with enough crockery and cutlery in addition to a complete range of cooking utensils facilitating effortless home cooking.
My favorite feature of the kitchen is the fully functional brick grill/oven. Not only is perfectly suited for grilling your favorite cuts of meat, and vegetables, but can also provide warmth on a cold winter day (firewood provided).
The Upstairs patio:
This living area of the house is routinely visited by the humming birds that come to feed from the lemon tree and other nectar laden plants cultivated in the patio.
A second dining table and chairs is provided in this area, should you decide to enjoy your meal "al fresco" during the hottest part of the day. Bamboo furniture provides comfortable seating accommodation and a TV/DVD device is provided for your entertainment as well as an ample coffee table.
Another very important feature in the patio is the fire wood stove called " Estufa Justa". Our guests are welcomed to try this facility; which is excellent for making the famous Mexican tortillas as well as beef burgers, roasted plantains, sweet potatoes, and even crepès. Please, don't be afraid to ask for assistance in this gastronomic experience, it comes free of charge!
The roof top:
Are you a sun worshiper? Well, this is the place for you! This area of the house enjoys complete privacy from any overlooking neighbors. Fully tiled floors provide the ideal space for an idle moment. This is the only communal area visited from the downstairs tenants who would only come up to adjust the hot water thermostat (if needed) or to use the fully automatic washing machine provided for both floors.
Additional features and points to consider.
Additional single bed supplied for short stays for additional guest. Wi-fi signal throughout. A small wild area provides the needed space for your pet's needs, and no car parking area available at present.
Available all summer and winter for short or long term vacations!
This modest house built in an Arabic style, combined with Colonial features offers the best of both worlds for entertaining or just leading a quite life. Two spacious sunny balconies with the view of the tallest mountain in Mexico "The snow capped Pico de Orizaba" provides the ideal space to enjoy the first part of the morning.
THINGS TO DO IN XALAPA!
The main attraction in Xalapa is the Museum of Anthropology, which houses almost thirty centuries of art and history, especially of pre-Columbian cultures. Xalapa also has the largest collection of Diego Rivera's (Mexican artist) paintings in Mexico at Pinacoteca Diego Rivera. Visit the Governor's Palace, famous for its murals and the Cathedral of Xalapa opposite to it.
For recreation, head to Juárez Park where you can enjoy a programme on regional music and dance. For a day trip, visit the town of Xico, which has the Texolo Waterfall, a 264-foot waterfall that drops into a canyon. You could also visit the El Tajin ruins.
We hope you enjoy your stay!
Cleaning fee $10 per stay Fees for additional guests may apply.
$39/night plus $10 cleaning fee
Sleeps 2 people on double/full sized bed. Pet friendly & children friendly!
Additional single bed can be provided for additional adult, a child or children for $10/night/person
Stay 7 nights, get 1 night free! Discounts offered to locals and seniors.
Available long term and short term!
Long term discounted rate of $460 for first month or 6000 mxn pesos....Read more
Casa La Posada- 2 bedroom/2 bath Two Story Home Veracruz, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, Mexico
Additional Location Information
In outskirts of Xalapa. Only 20 minutes drive from universities and the center of Xalapa town. Only 1 hour from Veracruz Beaches, soaking in Agua Thermales at Carrizal and Hotel Isabelles, viewing Xico waterfalls, and there is much more to see and do! Feel free to ask us about activities!
More About This Location
City vacations, Mountain nearby, Rural retreats
Nearest airport: Veracruz, 60 miles Car is not necessary
Last updated on April 10, 2015
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Left on 03/13/2015 for a stay in February 2013 | Merlenna HReviewed Mar 13, 2015Stayed Feb 2013
I was charmed by Casa la Posada. As I was preparing meals I enjoyed the view of the barrio and of the volcano, Orizaba. When curious about a sound, or someone hawking things like water or tamales, I could step out on the narrow balcony to investigate. I liked relaxing in the sitting area off to one side of the lovely patio with orchids, gardenias and other flowering plants. The upstairs kitchen/bedroom apt. opened onto this spacious area. We had our dog Mina with us. It was so easy to take her to the third level open area for her "needs". This area has a bamboo tree barrier where it connects to the adjacent property. The second level has a wonderful washing machine and clothes lines which I happily used. What was most obvious to me was that there had been so much attention to details for my comfort. In terms of enjoying Xalapa, it was an easy and interesting walk to grab a taxi. We visited the Anthropology Museum twice, the main reason we returned to Xalapa. Our host did us a favor by recommending a coffee shop on the Callejon Diamante in Centro. Indeed, it is some of the best coffee I have ever tasted. For any questions during our stay, we communicated by email with our host who responded quickly. I want to add about the car repair we needed while in Xalapa. We have an 84 Volkswagon vanagan camper. A wheel bearing was giving out as we neared Xalapa. We were able to take it to the Volkswagen Agencia. Although they do not work on "old" cars, they accepted the challenge of finding the parts locally and repairing it. It seemed to me to be a perfect example of the kind of hospitality we encountered during our visit.
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