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Penthouse at beachfront condominium. Spectacular pool. Awesome views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, entertainment room, sleeps 6

Our condominium is located on the top three levels of Elegance Blue, a six-story oceanfront condominium complex. The guard at the gate will direct you to what, at first glance, appears to be a huge luxury hotel. From the impressive lobby you will catch a glimpse of a magnificent heated swimming pool, the largest in Manzanillo. An elevator will take you to our condo. The first floor of the condo has a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a living room. There is a half bath adjacent to the kitchen. Off the living room is a terrace that offers a great view of the ocean. The master bedroom and the second bedroom are located on the second floor. Both bedrooms have fully furnished private bathrooms. The top floor of the condo has been designed to serve as a social activities or family room. The family room has a private bath with a whirlpool tub and a terrace with an ocean view.

The Mexican Riviera has many great vacation spots, but more and more vacationers are discovering that Manzanillo has a special allure. The beauty and charm of Manzanillo is more than a match for any of the various resort areas along the Pacific coast. It offers all the activities, entertainment, and accommodations normally associated with oceanfront vacation sites. The unique attraction of Manzanillo is the pleasant, dignified manner in which it has absorbed tourism. Vistors can relax in a beach chair or stroll along the beaches of Manzanillo undisturbed. Unlike many tourist areas, Manzanillo's beaches, shops, restaurants, and night spots are free of annoying solicitors pushing cheap souvenirs, side trips, and time share offers. Manzanillans are cheerful, friendly, and helpful. They are cordial but never pushy in their interaction with visitors to their little piece of paradise.

More Details

Owner
Jackie Burns
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

About Jackie Burns

We live in Mexico half the year and Canada the other half.

Jackie Burns purchased this condo in 2003

Why Jackie Burns chose Playa Azul

We fell in love with this property as soon as we saw it. At first we thought it was a hotel until we saw a for sale sign posted and inquired. We bought our villa immediately and have never once regretted it.

What makes this condo unique

The benefits are that we get the nice cool ocean breeze all the time. We can view the ocean, mountains and pool from the decks on all three levels of the condo. The entry was enough to sell us on the property because of it's drive through luggage drop off, friendly staff and beauty. Then we saw the pool. This is the largest pool we had ever seen, the water was clean and clear and there is a stairway leading to the top of the restaurant/swim up bar where we could use the jacuzzi or simply lie in the poured lounges in the water and watch the ocean waves crash in and the boats awaiting entry into the port in the distance. Our condo is ideally located as we are situated where we only get direct sunlight onto the decks late afternoon. This tends to keep the condo cooler. Our location in the building is also close to an upscale mall and it tends to be far quieter than the other wing which is near a casino/bar.

Guests of all countries love the place and come back to rent year after year. This condo could not have a better location as it is within walking distance to so many amenities and restaurants. In other words it is a great place.

Amenities

Playa Azul Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Prices can be reduced by $150.00 for long term stay as long as the renters are willing to pay the power and gas bills.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , jetted tub
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , Off Kitchen
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Off second bedroom with king size bed.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Situated off master bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Family room - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • The Master Bedroom is located on the second floor of the condo. It has a king size bed and a private bathroom with shower. The second bedroom, also on the second floor, has another king size bed and a private bathroom with shower. The social activities/family room is on the third floor of the condo and the top (6th) floor of the building. It has two sofa futons and a private bathroom with a jetted tub.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 3 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The condo is located on the fourth, fifth, and sixth floors of Elegant Blue/Gran Pacifico. The building itself looks like a huge hotel. It has elevators and is wheelchair accessible but the bedrooms in the condo are on the second and third floors of the condo and are only accessible by staircase. Under normal circumstances, the condo would not be acceptable to persons with limited mobility. The pool is heated year round. We supply cleaning products, toilet tissue etc for short term guests (1 week or less) but longer term must provide their own.

Reviews

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Penthouse at beachfront condominium. Spectacular pool. Awesome views
average rating of 4.5 based on 12 reviews
4

March Break Vacation 2018

  • 4 of 5

First of all, Jackie the owner of this Elegance Blue condo is wonderful to deal with, she was very prompt with her responses and helpful along the way.

The lobby area when we arrived is beautiful and welcoming, the front desk staff spoke some English, some were better than others, but, all friendly and helpful.

The pool is fantastic!! Our kids loved it and what a bonus to have the pool side restaurant to have a snack and a drink. The beach was not suitable to swim for the kids so having the pool there was excellent.

Location: Fantastic!! We walked to Walmart and Soriana Grocery Store and there are many restaurants within walking distance. 50 pesos taxi to go to Miramar Beach and buses on a very regular basis that were easy to use.

Condo: Clean and well kept, nice patios to enjoy the beautiful view

Security: We felt very safe in this condo as there were many security staff there

All in all we would recommend this condo to anyone!

Thank you Jackie!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for being such wonderful guests. Happy you enjoyed Elegance Blue. Great to have you as my extended family.
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San Antonio Tla
5

Best ever. Not ready to go home but I’ll be back.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property. Great pool. The ocean is in view and puts us to sleep at night.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Very nice

  • 4 of 5

Great people staying at the complex. Gorgeous pool. Very handy to busses and shopping

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Guadalajara
5

Great condo!

  • 5 of 5

This is the first time we stayed in this condo and we will return for sure. The Gran pacifico staff is great specially the security folks to make you feel like home. The pool and all the shared areas are in great conditions same as the condo all the furniture in excelent conditions. I want to highlight that my wife is really special with hotel blankets and Jackie keeps everything like brand new. Location is great close to stores and restaurants.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Total what we expected

  • 4 of 5

The rooms were very comfortable, the facilities were very nice, and the pool was beautiful. We would certainly recommend this unit.

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Accommodation

  • 4 of 5

This is a wonderful complex and our condo was very comfortable and clean. Jackie was most accommodating and answered our many, many questions prior to our trip. Maintenance looked after anything promptly if we had a problem. The location is ideal being close to Soriano's, restaurants and buses. Security in the complex is top notch. It is easy to get anywhere from this location. Lounge chairs, tables, palapas and chairs were ample and the pool is by far the best in Manzanillo. Though swimming isn't recommended, the beach is lovely for walking along and sunsets are gorgeous. The complex is meticulous and the setting absolutely beautiful. We will for sure be returning next year.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Manzanillo Airport
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Playa Azul
Car: not necessary

Our condominium at Elegance Blue is centrally located and affords easy access to anything you might desire. There are five restaurants within 200 yards. Soriano's, a large grocery/department store, is a few blocks away. A medical clinic is located right next door to Elegance Blue. Several night spots are within walking distance. Whether you wish to stroll along the beach, relax at the pool, play golf, hit the night spots, or just relax at home and watch the sun set on the ocean, it is all at your fingertips. You can truly 'Have it your way'.

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.