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Ocean View - Casa Romance Escondido - In the Heart of Old Town

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 464 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 3.50 Bathrooms, , Sleeps 4 to10,Great Ocean View,

This traditional Spanish house has all the comforts of home and is fantastic for entertaining as it can accommodate between 4 to 10 people. The exquisitely decorated and spacious Master Bedroom on the 2nd Floor has a full bathroom and is everything that you could wish for. Amenities include air-conditioning, mini refrigerator, coffer machine, safe box for the security of your personal belongings, a large 46 inch flat screen TV, with 80 channels plus HBO, CMAX 40 music channels, DVD, CD, Mp3 player, hair dryer, alarm clock, iron, and ironing board.

Also located on the 2nd floor is The Angels Room which is very spacious and has a choice of either 4 single beds, 2 king size beds, or 2 singles and one king with a full bathroom. Great for the kids or single adults! The Green Room and the Native Room are located on the 3rd floor Terrace overlooking the bay of Puerto Vallarta (Banderas Bay) both have king size beds and share a Jack & Jill full bathroom.

The Family Room which is adjacent to the bedrooms is very large and cozy and is equipped with two couches a chair and three coffee tables, a TV, VCR, DVD, CD and MP3 player. It has a Library with books in English, French and Spanish. It has some movies, CD music and Family Games. The desk is complete with a Mac mini computer (WiFi Internet access) 23in monitor and a black and white printer.

The 400 sq ft Terrace overlooks the bay of Puerto Vallarta (Banderas Bay) the impressive town and picturesque mountains. It has a magnificent view it is a great place to enjoy a margarita at sunset. At 9 PM every night of the year, a very large pirate ship circles the bay and shows a spectacular fireworks display.

A must see attraction from the Terrace to enjoy your favorite beverage, snacks or just to relax and unwind.

The ground level has a very large Living Room with an entertainment center and dining for 8 +. The inviting couches and 52in flat screen TV make this room truly a relaxing experience. This multi use room opens to the Garden Patio which is very lush, green and tropical. A large garden table and chairs await you in the center facing a dramatic dipping pool. A perfect place for soaking your body when sipping a cool drink. Extravagant, hidden and very romantic.

The Kitchen is very traditional and spacious. Impressively equipped with a refrigerator, 4 burner stove, oven, microwave, blender, toaster, coffeemaker, julienne, chafing dishes, water dispenser, glasses, dishes and silverware for 12 +, basic spices and much more.

Next to the kitchen is a Laundry Room with a washer, dryer and detergent for all your basic laundry needs.

A 1/2 Bathroom is located near the living room for guest use.

For your enjoyment, we have 2 cruiser type bicycles with locks available for our guests to use. You could take a pleasurable ride into town or take a stroll around the dazzling shoreline.

The Garage has a remote control (available from the management company) and is large enough to accommodate 2 small vehicles. A rare privilege indeed as parking is hard to come by on this busy little street!

Maid service is available and is included with your stay. The management company is very knowledgeable about the house and their impeccable services are ready to assist you with any and all questions you may have.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks english, french, spanish
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 June, 2017

About The Owner

I 'am French, my fiance Patricia is Colombian, both of us live actually in Santa Barbara, CA. the Sister City of Puerto Vallarta. We became members of this organization after buying the house. We have a dual membership. We also belong to the Rotary club of Puerto Vallarta Sur, those non profit organizations are very involved in charitable deeds. We are doing as much of it, as we can, when we are there.

The Owner purchased this house in 2009

Why The Owner chose Puerto Vallarta

We bought this house for us, because we love Vallarta and especially this neighborhood, in the heart of downtown and within walking distance to everything.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We fell in love with the house the second we walked in. The beautiful spanish decor, the tile floors and all the foliage inside and out. This house has every amenity you could possibly need, except groceries, there is a supermarket within walking distance. Perfect location, few blocks from old town with all the shops and great places to eat. With the ocean and boardwalk so close you really feel your in the heart of it all. You can sit on the upstairs patio watch the ocean, lay in the sun or watch the sunset at night

The owner, Guy, always gets right back to you with emails, he even called and made sure all was ok with the house. If you want to stay in a unique awesome house, this is it, and it sleeps 10 comfortably. We are already planning our next trip and will stay here again, it truly was fabulous.
Feb 2015
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Centro, Mexican Riviera

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 464 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • City Centre
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • soap
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone ...
  • Telescope
  • thermos flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • water cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • mini-fridge
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Full 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Full 4 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , guest by the kitchen
    Full 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 Master - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 4 single bed , or 2 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 extra lg. double bed
  • This traditional Spanish house has all the comforts of home and is fantastic for entertaining as it can accommodate between 4 to 10 people. The exquisitely decorated and spacious Master Bedroom on the 2nd Floor has a full bathroom and is everything that you could wish for. Amenities include, in the four bedroom, air-conditioning, mini refrigerator, coffee machine, safe box for the security of your personal belongings, a large 46 inch flat screen TV, with 80 channels plus HBO, CMAX 40 music channels, DVD, CD, Mp3 player, hair dryer, alarm clock, iron, and ironing board. Also located on the 2nd floor is The Angels Room which is very spacious and has a choice of either 4 single beds, 2 king size beds, or 2 singles and one king with a full bathroom. Great for the kids or single adults! The Green Room and the Native Room are located on the 3rd floor Terrace overlooking the bay of Puerto Vallarta (Banderas Bay) both have king size beds and share a Jack & Jill full bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • video player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • deck chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • patio
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wooden decking
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Every bedroom and the front door is equipped with a digital entry lock system. Private chef and extra made services are available on request. Great massages are a block away. Guadalupe church 3 short block away, is doing a mass in English at least every Sunday.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(31 traveller reviews)

Ocean View - Casa Romance Escondido - In the Heart of Old Town
average rating of 4.7419353 based on 34 reviews
5

Beautiful house and fantastic location near the Malecon

  • 5 of 5

Casa romance completely exceeded our expectations and was essential is making our to as memorable as it was. Many of our evenings were spent on the rooftop terrace watching the sunsets, and the location was ideal, just two blocks from the Malecon and about a twenty minute walk south to Playa los Muertos. The folks at Melissa's restaurant next door were very kind and obliging in bringing over snacks and margaritas. A tremendous thank you to Guy and Patricia for letting us stay at their beautiful casa, we hope to come back soon!

-Indro Ghosh

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you
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5

Perfect Stay!!

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing place!! Central, peaceful, spacious with gracious hosts! We will definitely be back- thank you so much for the hospitality!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you glade you enjoyed it.
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5

Outstanding Home with Everything You Could Want

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing. We had seven people in our party and had plenty of room. The location is perfect in the central district, close to the beach, various shops, and two top class restaurants within a few steps. The rooms were clean and spacious. We used all four bedrooms and showers. The kitchen has it all, but we weren't there to cook. The decorations on the walls and around the house will keep you finding something new every time you look at them - beautifully furnished. The large spa/hot tub will take a short time to heat up with solar and heater functioning, but it worked well. The view from house top is wonderful, looking over other houses/shops, etc. into the blue ocean.

The house manager, Fidel, was warm and supportive of anything we asked. He gave us his phone number so we could reach him anytime. He was there to open the house, gave us the house tour, answered all our questions, and recommended activities, shows, and restaurants. Do not miss the "Rhythms of the Night" boat, dinner, and show; what a professional and acrobatic show!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you it was a pleasure to have you.
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SAN DIEGO, CA
5

Charming, clean, comfortable and great area!

  • 5 of 5

Just got back and I couldn't wait to share! This beautiful home was perfect for our family vacation. My husband and I, our parents and all of our children /teenagers really enjoyed our stay at Casa Romance. There was more than enough room for all of us. Staying at Casa Romance made our family vacation so much better than expected. We had everything we needed and were very comfortable in the home. We couldn't get enough of the magnificent views from the rooftop patio. Venturing out was easy because of the location, 2 blocks away from the Malecon, restaurants and bus stops near by. Fidel was friendly and accommodating. He helped us book a tour at a good price and we would suggest going with his recommendations. We had a great time and will definitely want to stay at Casa Romance again. Thank you Guy and Patricia!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Centro Puerto Vallarta Great Location

  • 4 of 5

This house is loaded with charm and is situated in the downtown area. It is near the Malecon, restaurants and shopping and close to just about anything you would want or need. It has all the amenities for a large group and was a happy place for a large gathering.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, we hope to have you again.
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5

Awesome place, great location

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 7 friends and our stay there was very comfortable and enjoyable. Its a very nice location, close to all the happening places - walk to boardwalk, beach, restaurants, bars and clubs!!! You can not go wrong with this choice.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Puerto Vallarta Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Melissa's
Nearest Motorway
50 Metres
Juares st
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Melissa's
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
The malecon
Car: not necessary

Old town or (viejo Vallarta), historic part of this charming city has kept his cobblestone streets as a reminder of the past. The house is only 2 short blocks from the ocean, the Malecon and 3 blocks from the church of Guadalupe, but yet in the middle of the shopping and entertainment district. The 3rd story has a very large terrace overlooking this picturesque view, makes certainly one of the many charms of this romantic and private property. I would add, that the very large solar heated Jacuzzi/Dipping pool, in the ground floor courtyard. surrounded by an extensive variety of tropical flower and vegetation makes this comfortable and spacious property, the house for your dream vacation.

CASA ROMANCE ESCONDIDO is surrounded by approx 15

Galleries. Every Wednesday during the high season the galleries organize

a late night Art walk open house with wine, music, art and lots of fun.

The cobblestone streets are reminiscent of a small medieval European

village. This very friendly neighborhood has an incredible choice of dining

experiences from the famous 4 Star CAFÉ DES ARTISTES and one of the

top Mexican restaurants SI SENOR. CASA MELISSA is a cozy family

restaurant with great food, margaritas and is very reasonably priced. Up

the street is PIPI’S (the hot spot for American tourists) and EL PANORAMA

Other Activities: kayaking, boating, shopping, parasailing, wildlife viewing, health/beauty spa

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Centro, Mexican Riviera

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low season
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$395
From
A$528
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$2,468
A$6,689
 
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add A$47 per night, per additional guest
 
High season 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$528
From
A$595
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$3,605
A$8,696
 
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add A$47 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday 2017
19 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
A$4,549
A$11,840
 
 
High season #3 2018
4 Jan 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$528
From
A$595
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$3,605
A$8,696
 
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add A$47 per night, per additional guest
 
Low season 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$395
From
A$528
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$2,468
A$6,689
 
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add A$47 per night, per additional guest
 
High season 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 16 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$528
From
A$595
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$3,605
A$8,696
 
 
Holiday 2018
17 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
A$4,549
 
 
High season 2019
7 Jan 2019 - 31 May 2019
3 night minimum stay
A$528
From
A$595
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$3,605
A$8,696
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection A$132.44
Pet Fee A$13.38

$295-$395/nt - $1845-$2695/wk US Dollars
Low Season ... $295-$395/night .. $1845/week;
High Season .. $395-$445/night .. $2695/week;
Holiday ......................... $3400/week;

50% at time of reservation;
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Dates Available: Year Round

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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