HEART OF OLD TOWN/OCEAN VIEWS/POOL/WALK TO BEACH/SHOPS/ART

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay nights
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HEART OF OLD TOWN/OCEAN VIEWS/POOL/WALK TO BEACH/SHOPS/ART

Puerto Vallarta Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Casa Mariposa has the feeling of a real home. You can watch every perfect sunset over Bahia Banderas and the Pacific from the living room, master bedroom and terrace. The location is ideal for people who want culture and character as distinct from ubiquitous resort living.The condo is rich with original art. The property is exclusive and friendly with 6 units. This neighborhood is where people who know Vallarta come to live. Maid service is included.

Keywords: Condominium

Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • smoking allowed
  • pets not allowed
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Artist, Page Pearson Railsback teaches painting classes and workshops in Puerto Vallarta. Her original art decorates the condo and is available for sale.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2007

Puerto Vallarta is a beautiful ,friendly town offering ocean, mountains, art, great food and lovely people

This property is in a 6 unit building that is private and secure. It is located in the beautiful old part of the city, has a magnificent view of the bay and is close to everything 'original' in PV as well as the best restaurants and Los Muertos beach. Add the rooftop terrace and pool and, well, you have it all. The condo is filled with original art.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay nights
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Property Reviews

Heart of Old Town/Ocean Views/Pool/Walk to Beach/Shops/Art
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
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Heart of Old Town/Ocean Views/Pool/Walk to Beach/Shops/Art
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p263863vbi
508-846-2197
Puerto Vallarta Jalisco
California
5

This is THE Place!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
This is my third stay in this wonderful condo and I've been ruined for all other accommodations in Puerto Vallarta. I just can't imagine staying anywhere else.

The view of the ocean/bay is nothing short of amazing - and ever present. The living/dining room and master bedroom are filled with the view. It's not like other "ocean view" places where you have to stand on a chair in a certain corner to see a sliver of water. Nope. The view here is front and center. And let's face it, if you're going to stay in a beach town, you want to see the water.

Every evening but Sunday, the Marigalante sails the bay. At about 10pm, the ship will shoot off a few fireworks that you'll see from the condo even if you're not on the balcony.

The main (and iconic) church is on the next block. Step out onto the balcony and you can almost touch it. The church bells, some of which announce the time while others summon the townspeople to mass, very quickly become an endearing part of life in this condo.

The condo is spacious and very tastefully furnished/decorated. Unlike many, this condo has neither the look nor the feel of a "rental." Walk through the door and you immediately feel "at home" rather than at some sparsely furnished investment property.

Safety is a concern to everyone, myself included. The complex itself is very secure and the surrounding neighborhood is as safe as it gets anywhere on the planet. I often leave in the early morning hours while it's still dark to walk on the malecón (boardwalk). I often come home after dinner at late hours. I have never felt unsafe in this neighborhood or in the downtown area of Puerto Vallarta.

Isabel comes twice per week to help keep the condo clean. She is efficient and friendly and very helpful. Tip her. I leave her 100 pesos for each visit.

The condo is on a hill, but not at the top of the hill. When walking to the condo, the last block will provide a very small workout, but it won't kill you. Take your time. Say hello to passersby. Count the stairs or the cobblestones. Watch your step. Before you know it, you'll be a native.

Yes, I'm writing these words on my laptop here at the dining table in the condo itself. When you get here, you'll know where I was, you'll know how I felt, and you'll know that everything I've said above is only a small fraction of everything I could have said had I not been limited to 2500 characters.

I can't recommend this condo enough, but try not to book it for dates when I'll be wanting it <grin>
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 2/2

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Puerto Vallarta Condo Rental Rates

Notes

  • From $125/nt - $800/wk - $1500/mo
  • US Dollars
  • May 01-Nov 1 ... $125/night (3 night min) .. $700/week .. $1200/month
  • Nov 1-Apr 30* .. $175/night (3 night min) .. $950/week .. $2800/month
  • *Add 20% to these rates for week of Thanksgiving, Christmas/New Years, Easter.

Amenities

Puerto Vallarta Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Ocean View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Garage ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Covered Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1) In Master Bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) In Guest Room
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Video Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Music Library ...
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • smoking allowed
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • marina
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • boating
  • sight seeing
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • golf privileges optional
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • jet skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • parasailing
  • swimming
  • hiking
  • surfing
  • golf
Notes:
Beautiful Rooftop Terrace and Pool Shared by 6 Apartments

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