A hidden world of beauty awaits behind the double antique street doors of this majestic property. Terraced gardens with flowering vines and trees greet the visitors as they mount the stairs up to the main house and swimming pool.
Casa Magnifica, just three blocks from El Jardin and the Parroquia, sits this architect-designed, handsome house and garden, with its spacious rooms featuring dramatic, breathtaking views of San Miguel. It has everything the discerning visitors would love to have:
LIVING ROOM with its comfortable upholstered seating, graciously proportioned for entertaining or curling up with a book in the fireside inglenook.
DINING ROOM on a level above the living room so it becomes a "stage" overlooking the living room, veranda and the magnificent views beyond. The beautiful refectory table seats 14 very comfortably, either for a formal dinner and business or workshop meetings.
A chef's KITCHEN with stainless steel cooking appliances, dishwasher and frig with automatic ice cube maker has pull-up counter seating and everything to make entertaining a pleasure, including a professional cook and a bar-tender (extra charges). Purified water system throughout the house.
FIVE BEDROOMS with king-sized or double beds, beautiful views, fireplaces, private balconies and baths en suite, and a hidden GUEST HOUSE with its own kitchen, living room and king-sized bedroom with en suite bathroom.
The OUTDOOR VERANDAS surround the house on two sides and overlook the fabulous views and swimming pool and grounds, with lounging furniture and tables and chairs for game playing, al fresco dining, etc. Entertaining poolside? Casa Magnifica's built-in gas barbecue grill makes poolside parties that much more fun!
Casa Magnifica is great for reunions, celebrations, workshops of all kinds. Staff includes housekeeper/cook 5 days a week, a professional property management company, on-call 24 hours and which over-sees pool and garden maintenance duties.. Internet access, cable television, free telephone to US & Canada, free local phone.
Come and entertain your friends or family, or have a memorable workshop or small convention in San Miguel de Allende's Casa Magnifica!! It's perfect!!
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Judy McKay, Charles Rutherford and our partners in San Miguel Rentals, Judy Arnold Hernandez and David Hernandez consider Casa Magnifica one of the most outstanding showplaces in San Miguel for vacationers from around the world. We are devoted to ensuring your San Miguel stay the most memorable and enjoyable experience of a lifetime.
Judy McKay purchased this villa in 2002
We have explored many countries and vacation destinations,but San Miguel de Allende's sunny, temperate year-round climate, its historic architectural heritage, the friendliness of the people and the amazing cultural aspects of this sophisticated yet unspoiled world landmark city win us completely over on our first visit here.
Breathtaking views of the city and the Picacho mountains in the distance are seen from every window. The large swimming pool has a barbecue grill and lounging area surroudning it. Every thoughtful, modern convenience has been built into this home, yet it retains its gracious flavor of old world charm through the many delightful architectural details throughout, like boveda ceilings, canterra fireplaces and stone staircases. .It is a quiet world of elegance located just easy walking distance to the bustling and beautiful central plaza of the city.
Numerous art schools and classes in painting, sculpting, ceramics, handmade paper, jewelry, metal and tile craft. Spanish language schools and private tutors abound, along with world-class cooking schools and lessons - both classroom and private in-home chefs/teachers. Cosmetic surgery referrals, beauty treatments and services and spa massage. Tours of historic cities towns throughout the area and also sporting event tours, horseback riding and dressage lessons and exhibits. Bullfighting (in season), chorro riding events; night clubbing and discos, music clubs, dancing clubs. Professional theatre and amateur theater acting opportunities, poetry readings/ yoga and exercise classes; meditation and a variety of spiritual seminars.