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Jack Moriarity and Yumiko Takinami

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english, spanish, Japanese

Walk to Surf Spots! Beachfront Villa with Infinity Pool and Fantastic Staff

9 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Bahía de Banderas House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms (plus 2 convertible beds), 3.5 Baths

Walk to Surf Spots! Come and enjoy your Mexican Vacation at our contemporary, beachfront home with infinity pool and spa/hot tub. Villa Cascada is located in a quaint private gated community on the Sandy Beach of Bahia de Banderas, between Punta Mita and La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, and is walking distance to some of the most consistent surf breaks in the area. It offers stunning view of the Sierra Madre and ocean, and in the winter, you can watch whales from the pool and spa/hot tub!

Daily maid service and cook (for breakfast) is included. Additional meals can be easily arranged for a small fee per diner. Concierge service is available to arrange local activities or special meals and will do grocery shopping in advance of your arrival. Our FABULOUS staff have been with us for many years and they are happy to assist you with your needs during your stay to ensure you have a fantastic vacation at our villa!

Located only 7 minutes from Punta Mita and 40 minutes from the Puerto Vallarta airport. Wonderful local towns with great restaurants within 5-15 minute drive!

We look forward to hosting you at our Mexican Home!

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Jack Moriarity and Yumiko Takinami (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english, spanish, Japanese

Reviews

5
based on 9 traveler reviews

Walk to Surf Spots! Beachfront Villa with Infinity Pool and Fantastic Staff
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

One word. AMAZING!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I (three adult couples) stayed for ten days in early June. Everything about the trip was amazing. The house is located just north of Puerto Vallarta in a very private (gated) beach community. We all felt very comfortable and safe throughout our stay. So much so, that we rarely closed any of the doors and windows. The whole house opens. It's very inside/outside tropical living. The house is a beautiful Modern Vallarta Style Villa with three master suites all having great views of the pacific ocean. From the moment you walk through the garden at the entrance of the villa and pass through the front door, you feel very welcomed. The house has a very comfortable feeling and was built and decorated with an eye for detail. Every bedroom has a very comfortable king size bed and air conditioning. Each bedroom suite is large and tastefully furnished with linens you would expect to find in a five star hotel. The bathrooms are great. Everything feels private. The spacious open floor plan of the living and dining area open out to the exterior patio where you find a beautiful pool, landscaping, and the beautiful colors of the pristine ocean and beach. Private beach. The kitchen is located off of the dining area and opens to the back yard and pool area. We love to cook in my family, so we all spent time in the kitchen. It was great being able to cook while at the same time entertain at the pool. We cooked a lot and didn't have any issues with water quality. There was a large supply of filtered water available at all times. The house keeping and concierge were exemplary and attended to our every request without hesitation. The house is a destination in itself, but if you are the adventurous type you may consider renting car because you can't really walk anywhere. We found the easiest way to deal with that was to have the house manager meet us at the airport when we first arrived, we had rented a car and then we were escorted back to the house from the airport. We did the same thing in reverse when we left. That made things much less stressful. We had major issues with our phones almost the whole time. Of course we didn't think of that!

We would love to come back again and look forward to that day.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Francisco, CA
5

Modern and Wonderful Home

  • 5 of 5

We (a group of six adults and one toddler) had an amazing time at this home. The setting, at the southern end of Punta del Burros, is perfect: quiet, no condos or hotels, great surf, white sand, and amazing sunsets. The rooms are spacious and clean; the house and pool are comfortable and delightful. Our toddler was comfortable playing throughout the house and enjoyed the pool and lawn. We recommend this for groups of all sizes. To note, the home isn't close to bars and restaurants so if you are looking for a party place, this isn't it.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jackson,MS
5

Lynne Currie

  • 5 of 5

This is the most spectacular get away for friends and family! We celebrated a week long Christmas vacation with our three children (14,12, & 9). Had a Christmas tree delivered and our children decorated with homemade shells. We surfed, paddle boarded, whale watched, snorkeled, swam in ocean & soaked in the fabulous hot tub while easily spotting whales, took long walks on beach, etc. Our daily meals were prepared and served in style. Children love this get away and are eager to return! Wonderful place to allow time to stop and absorb the water front beauty. Excited to return mid January with friend for more relaxing!

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baltimore, Maryland
5

Almost a year later, we cant say enough about the property and the owners!

  • 5 of 5

It’s been almost a year since we spent a week in beautiful Caracol, located on the point of the private community of Punta del Burro, almost an hour north of Puerto Vallarta. It is a week that friends and family will never, ever forget, as my husband and I were able to exchange wedding vows at sunset on this beautiful property. The owners could not have been more accommodating, flexible and incredibly friendly. Their staff went above and beyond to assist us ... 100% professionals. The communication with both the owners of the property and staff was fast, incredible and reliable. Every day the home was beautifully maintained, and it was ensured that we would have a comfortable, relaxing week (yes, even with a wedding!) We have been traveling to this community for about four years now since our family also has property in the community, and we constantly recommend it to friends. In fact, our friends still say it one was of the best vacations and celebrations they have ever been apart of! If we weren’t in the midst of a possible move, we would be back again this holiday season! Thank you, thank you, thank you to the wonderful owners …

For travelers: We would recommend taking day trips to Sayulita and San Pancho - good beach, surfing, whale watching, margarita drinking, etc. For excellent dining, try heading to the small towns of La Cruz and Bucerias. Unless you are OK with staying put in the community and cooking meals, we would strongly suggest renting a car.

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2010
  • Stayed: Dec 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jackson, MS
5

A Glimpse of Heaven

  • 5 of 5

We had the best, most memorable vacation at this beachfront villa. The owners built this villa with special attention to every detail, from the indoor/outdoor feeling throughout the villa and soaring ceilings to the infinity pool and jacuzzi. Every room and balcony has a beautiful view of the Pacific Ocean, and it is so relaxing to listen to the waves rolling onto the beach from the villa. We have enjoyed some of the most luxurious accommodations in Cabo San Lucas and Cancun, but this villa surpasses them all. We surfed daily from the beach just beyond the infinity pool and a short walk from the villa. The surfing, like everything else, was spectacular. To remind us of the great memories we made on our vacation, we have pictures on our wall at home which were taken at sunset on the beach with very special friends who enjoyed the vacation with us. If you are looking for a relaxing vacation with a glimpse of heaven from every view, then this is the choice for you. The villa has 3 large bedrooms and plenty of living space, so it is perfect for a family, a couple and for sharing the experience with friends.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2010
  • Stayed: Jan 2006
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Landenberg, PA
5

Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at La Casa Caracol was more than perfect. We felt like true royalty having our own private vacation spot tucked away in a tropical forest. The views were breathtaking and the private beach was perfect for a little morning exercise. The surrounding towns were great for shopping and for a real taste of authentic Mexican cuisine. La Casa Caracol is the true definition of Paradise.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Puerto Vallarta International Airport
Car: recommended

Outstanding surf year-round

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Rates & Availability

Bahía de Banderas House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$750
$4,900
 
 
Winter
Nov 1 2016 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$875
$6,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$875
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $875

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Bahía de Banderas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Daily housekeeping and cook's services included. Concierge service available upon request.

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