San Miguel de Allende Villa Rental Photos and Description
Luxurious home, in own grounds, sleeps 4, quiet and secure.
Las Galondrinas is located in one of San Miguel's most desirable locations. You are close to everything yet apart, in the corner of Colonia San Antonio nearest to the 'Centro Historico'. This property is directly behind the exclusive gated community known as 'La Aldea' and the hotel Posada La Aldea with its lovely outdoor solar heated pool and its two tennis courts, both open to the public for a small fee. You are located just steps away from Calle Oriziba, Colonia San Antonio's main thoroughfare where one can easily flag down a bus or taxi. The house is conveniently located a short walk from several of San Miguel's more popular restaurants, the weekly organic market on Saturdays and the Instituto Allende with its art classes, galleries and monthly Artisan Craft Fairs . These fairs attract some of the finest craftspeople and folk artists in Mexico and are a great place to find that special rug, pottery, painting, piece of jewelry or textile treasure. You are a five minute walk to the Hotel Aldea and a fifteen minute walk from the Jardin.
Set back from the street behind a secure gate on a private lane of three houses, this oasis of quiet awaits you. Here you will find the large wooden doors leading to the private garden and house. At the end of a day of sightseeing, shopping, Spanish lessons, art classes, or enjoying one of the many other activities available you will relish the peace and quite of this flower-filled environment.
Fully modernized systems make your stay stress free. WiFi throughout the house for all your gadgets. A laundry room with washer and dryer so you can pack less, not worry about your laundry and have more room in your suitcase for souvenirs. Maid service is provided once a week.
- You enter the Living/Dining Room, beautifully furnished in pale colors - all walls and ceilings are in bone-white and the various sofas and arm chairs are covered in off-white linen. . There is a fireplace with gas logs which is both ornamental and heat-giving for chilly evenings.Brand new flat-screen TV and DVD .
At the far end of the L/R in the dining area with a table which seats six comfortably.
A door next to dining area opens into the lovely custom-designed fully-equipped kitchen which has a south-facing window and a boveda ceiling and has export-quality hand-painted Mexican tiles throughout -
From the other end of the L/R double doors open into the den which has a very large antique desk for all your electronic equipment and also a comfortable couch . There is a large closet, windows and French door into garden. There are shelves full of books to interest all.
Leading off the den is the extra-large master bedroom with king-size bed, walk-in closet and an entire wall of closets, windows and French door to garden. There is a gas heater on the wall.
Light-filled bathroom with tub and shower and the hand-painted tiles throughout leads off the master bedroom.
SECOND FLOOR : There is a light-filled studio apt. with kitchen and bath, queen bed, sofa, desk, bureau, table and chairs for two. This way, if you have guests, they can have breakfast in their own quarters without disturbing the rest of the household !
There is a shallow-steps stairway leading to the huge terrace, which stretches the entire length of the house - There is an outdoor L/R (sala exterior) with glass table and four chairs in a cozy nook for dining,, reading or just relaxing also some chaises for sun-bathing.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- non smoking only
- not suitable for children
- pets considered
- wheelchair inaccessible