~ Casa de las Olas ~ A beautiful artistic beachhouse ~ escape from it all! Escape to rustic paradise, 40 minutes from old town Puerto Vallarta by taxi/bus to Boca Tomatlan and a 10 minute panga water taxi ride from Boca to sweet south bay village of QUIMIXTO. This bright and lovely, fully equipped home is surrounded by private yard and gardens, magnificent views, and beach. Very safe and secure surroundings with care taker off property, but nearby. If you need internet you will need to bring your 3G phone or Ipad as the cell phone signal is good. The house was built for its perfect fishing location and perfect beach spot for special family time.
Custom designed and built as a get-away retreat and to enjoy the Puerto Vallarta Bay of Bandera area away from the stimulation of Puerto Vallarta. Quimixto has cobblestone paths, no cars, horses, water falls, local culture, and is a clean tropical paradise. Ample restaurants and stores to shop at are conveniently located right in the village. This is a rustic setting and since there are no cars it takes some physical abilities to transverse to the pier to catch water taxis, or to walk to the stores or restaurants for food. Pick-up, navigational, and baggage assistance is available upon request for first day arrival guests. Caretaker has ATV.
House has large windows and glass doors so one can see straight out underneath our coconut trees to Puerto Vallarta just a short distance across the bay~ Spectacular stunning views!! all the time.
Two private bedrooms w/bathrooms. One bedroom w/ queen, one bedroom w/ 2 twins- all beds have memory foam bedding and quality linens for a good night's sleep. Fully equipped kitchen, fishing gear, sand toys, boogie board makes it a beach home away from home.
Bancos in living area provide additional sleeping options that can be discussed. Relax in the hammock or in porch chairs under the large expansive porch.
Beautiful common area, set between the two bedrooms. The home has plenty of comfy chairs, and cushioned buncos with pillows, and a full kitchen set-up w/ ice flipper
Sunny and delightful ~ trimmed with beautiful detail, carved wooden windows, and some local artwork. Inspiration and relaxation is here to be found.
One acre property is fenced all around with one gate leading to the village, the other to the beach. If additional pampering is desired, meals can be ordered from Palita our home host, daily or on demand housekeeping can be arranged, and clothes washing.
SIGHTSEE right from the house whales, dolphins, sailboats, and cruise ships off in the distance. Excellent FISHING, guides/gear available in village. Best swell for SURFING on the bay, or HIKING or HORSEBACK rides to the waterfall, nearby village of Las Animas for FRESH OYSTERS. Rent a KAYAK. Swiming, snorkling, horseback riding, or stroll into Quimixto with vendors and their ceviche, fresh fruits, fish, coconuts, and the famous Bay of Banderas custard, pecan, coco, and raw coconut pies. We have a detailed list of daytrips for visitors, please inquire.
House hosts can be arranged upon request and additional fee to pick you up at the pier in Boca Tomatlan and they will then take you and your luggage right to the home your first day of arrival. Chartered fishing tours available, fishing gear available. Charcoal grill for your catch!
Pick up your groceries in Puerto Vallarta, or buy your food from the several stores in the village, or groceries can be brought to the house for your arrival by the house host, just supply a list ahead of time. There are several good restaurants in Quimixto during the tourist season!!
Day trip to the busy village of Yelapa, or the (magnificent) Zoo & simply world class beautiful Botanical Gardens. Take a hike to the nearby beach of Las Animas and catch the panga back. Guides available for boat journeys & excellent seasonal WHALE WATCHING, mtn hikes, surf instruction, language instruction, etc.
Come enjoy this tranquil setting tucked away from time in a quaint village.
Originally built as a seasonal retirement home by my father, an avid fisherman, this house has been used by family for many years and we LOVE it. we enjoy exploring the family friendly, safe village of Quimixto with our children. We plan adventurous day trips into Puerto Vallarta, or other locations like the nearby zoo and the botanical garden. We then retreat back to the seclusion of rustic Quimixto and the luxuries of a real beach house apart from it all.
True nature lovers enjoy the ecology of the area with tropical birds, flowers, exotic fruit, marine life. We love getting to know the people in the village, learning spanish, and boogie boarding of course! After a stay in this beach house we leave feeling renewed and ready to get back to our work living and working on an organic farm in Northern NM.
Please inquire about our list of day activities we have enjoyed over the years while visiting Quimixto- we love to brag.
Enjoy the relaxation and rejuvenation gained from a stay in this spacious & cozy 2 bedrm casa right on the bay of Banderas with all the amenities of home.
This reknown surfer beach and fishing village is the ideal choice for avid fisherman, retirees, family, honeymooners, children, artists, surfers, and those looking for a break from the rat race, to connect, unwind, renew, and collect oneself.
This fully equipped beach house, on the edge of the quaint village of Quimixto, is half an hour from Puerto Vallarta by boat and road. Easily accessible public water taxis run regularly and the house hosts charter personal boats for our guests.
PERSONAL HOTSPOT IS required for internet access at this time- and this works because the cell phone signal is mostly fair to middling. Great on the porch, gets a little shotty towards the back of the house. Smart phones, or laptops/tablets, with hot spot 3G data package work fine for internet and email.
Casa de las Olas and the village of Quimixto offer a unique and memorable secluded vacation site away from traffic, hustle and bustle in your own safe & beautiful tropical paradise!
~ Casa de las Olas ~ this enchanting original designed beachhouse, was custom built by our family in the charming fishing village of Quimixto. Perfect for Avid Fishermen- ask about gear and chartered trips from the house. Rent Kayaks from the restaurant next door.
The home is surrounded by gardens, natural beauty, and privacy. Stroll into the quaint village of Quimixto for shopping, meals, adventure, sight seeing, catch a ride in Puerto Vallarta, or the hip town of Yelapa, just a convenient short trip away. Rent a horse for a morning for a tour to the waterfalls, or the private beach over the hill.
Our beachhouse has a staff to take care of all your needs, meals, cleaning, shopping, or chartered trips fishing or to late night dining in Vallarta. Access to many activities such as surfing, horseback riding, snorkeling, hiking, or just sitting on the great large covered porch enjoying the scenary go by- as well as a many options of fun adventurous day trips.
Quimixto is a fishing village that also thrives on small scale tourism offering horseback riding, scenic tours, fishing tours, small locally run cafe/restaurant, local food vendors, and mercados/ small grocery shops. Local cuisine includes fresh fish entrees such as ceviche, fish fillets veracruz, tamales and atole, pies, fresh coconut, fruits, oysters in the nearby village of Las Animas , and much more.
Come to Quimixto and stay in this lovely beach house with optimal privacy RIGHT on the beach. Enjoy exploring the village, taking in A+ beach time, world class fishing opportunities, & day trips by foot, or the frequently running public water taxis.
Each day a ferry comes into the village and the community comes alive with festivities including food stands, shopping, horseback and the offering of scenic tours, pictures with iguanas, strolling jewelery vendors, or dare to taste the local raceia in a coconut 'coco-loco'.
In the warm evening, take a stroll into town along the foot path for more low-key local life- have dinner at the local hamburger cart, see the delightful village in its true element with kids running around and townspeople visiting.
Visitors can spend the afternoon hiking along the coastal well worn path to the nearby village of Las Animas for a drink and a plate of fresh oysters from your choice of several restaurants. Las Animas also offers a zip line and parasailing- google it to make reservations.
From Boca Tomatlan you catch the 15 minute panga ride to Quimixto, day trips are possible to the zoo and the botanical gardens.
Beach combing, boogie boarding, FISHING, sunbathing, swiming, surfer watching, whale and dolphin watching from the porch, kite flying, frisbee... Truly a memorable experience and unique.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event||Minimum Stay|
Aug 1 2014 - Oct 1 2014
My Standard Rate
|Refundable damage deposit||$250.00|
|Notes||Please tip those that assist you. Please just let us know what you need for fulfil your stay there. Services we can provide:
1. A guide to meet you at the pier in Boca, and bring you out with your luggage the first day of arrival
2. A prepared first night of arrival dinner- local cuisine by Palita.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay. Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.