Casa Murguia captures the essence of indoor/outdoor Mexican living in the heart of Oaxaca’s historic center. This oasis-like property is over 12,000. sq. ft, with a 75 ft. long swimming pool, bordered by exotic gardens that gives privacy to each rental's poolside patio.
Featured in this listing is the one bedroom Aguacate Casita. This ground floor rental is fully equipped and furnished, and can be rented alone or together with the comparably sized Bird of Paradise bungalow or the slightly smaller Bougainvillea Suite or the two bedroom Villa del Sol. The owners also keep an apartment on the property, although it is seldom used.
Casa Murguia is within easy walking to great restaurants, theaters, museums & shopping within a few blocks to the west and a neighborhood food market and grocery store within a few blocks to the east.
A wonderful and trusted property manager personally supervises the daily housekeeping and 100% cotton linens are changed weekly. There is a secure driveway
Casa Murguia is a singular Oaxaca home featured in Melba Levick's book “In a Mexican Garden: Courtyards, Pools and Open Air Living Rooms”.
About the owners: Mary Jane Gagnier and Bobby Ortiz spend most of their time at Rancho Pitaya there horse ranch with guest lodging in the valley of Oaxaca. Inquire about combining your time at Casa Murguia with country stay at Rancho Pitaya or coming out for the day for horseback riding . Mary Jane Gagnier has lived in Oaxaca for over 20 years and has owned Casa Murguia since 1987. She owned an art gallery and craft store for many years and Casa Murguia is decorated with original art, hand-loomed textiles and unique crafts from here own personal collection.
Bobby Ortiz was born in Texas with a Mexican heart and his friendly, easygoing outlook make for great conversation on the patio. Bobby is an ace trail ride guide and excellent riding instructor.