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Romantic Beachfront Retreat with Lap Pool, Near Todos Santos - No Booking Fees

Bedrooms 1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

1 BR, 1 BA, sleeps 2-3

Come escape from the stresses of your everyday life to a tranquil, private resort-like setting.

Pamper yourself in this serene oceanfront oasis, away from the noise and dust of Todos Santos, where the magnificent sunrises over the Sierra de la Laguna mountains to our east often outperform our spectacular sunsets. Watch the whales and dolphins from the privacy of the second-floor shaded terrace of your casita. Relax by the pool with a book from our large selection. Stargaze from a two-person hammock. Cool off or swim laps in the 45-foot lap pool, with the Talavera-tiled outdoor shower and bathroom nearby. Wiggle your toes in the warm sand of our private beach. Enjoy a margarita poolside, relaxing at the bar of our palapa-covered outdoor kitchen with BBQ, where you cook the fish you caught today.

Privacy and Comfort: Your casita provides you with complete privacy and features a custom kitchen with marble counter tops, fully equipped including full-size refrigerator and stove, coffee maker, coffee grinder, microwave, toaster, blender. Although the casita is technically a studio, the sleeping area is completely separated from the living area by a low wall, providing some added privacy to both areas. The Talavera-tiled bathroom has a large shower and a hand-painted Mexican sink. We also supply a hairdryer and cozy terrycloth robes for your comfort. The spacious lockable walk-in closet gives you plenty of storage and a safe area for your valuables. Our gated property provides ample secure parking.

Your Home Away From Home: Our guests often tell us they enjoy being close enough to Todos Santos or Cabo San Lucas to enjoy what they offer, but love coming 'home' the the serenity and privacy we provide here.

There is tennis nearby. Private yoga or classes are also available. Enjoy a massage in the privacy of your casita. Other spa treatments on site can be arranged.

Our beach is a natural nesting ground for the protected sea turtles. You are invited to participate in the release of turtle hatchlings - always a thrill!

Villa Puesta del Sol is a non-smoking property. Children over 12 welcome.

This property and owner are properly registered with the Mexican government.

Please contact us for availability as the calendar is not updated.

More Details

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 14, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Melanie and Guenter,

Thank you so much for such an amazing week. Melanie, thanks for being so organized and answering all my e-mails.

Your casita made us feel at home and your hospitality was second to none.

We hope you have a good trip to Oregon and maybe Guenter we will see you up skiing Whistler soon.
May 2011
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La Paz House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Grey Water System
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Secure Parking
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Mexican painted sink and Talavera tile throughout
  • The bathroom is large ( 12.5 x 7 feet) with a handpainted Mexican sink and Talavera tile. Lots of fresh towels provided. By the pool, there is also an outdoor shower and a toilet for convenience of our guests. We also supply towels for the pool and for the beach.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Although technically a studio, the casita is a large open floor plan, with the bedroom area with a queen bed totally separated from the living area and kitchen by a low room-divider wall. There is a very large walk-in closet with lots of shelves and hanging space. Built-in sofa in living area converts to a twin-type bed for a possible third person.
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Gated Community
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
In addition to the full kitchen, by the pool there is a palapa bar/outdoor kitchen with a sink, gas burners and gas BBQ. There is a whole-house water purification system here that provides clean drinking water throughout the property! Boogie boards are available for your use, as well as everything you need to enjoy a day on the beach or a picnic at the hot springs. There is a two-person hammock by the pool and our private beach area has a fire pit for bonfires under the stars. Guests have exclusive use of the pool during their stay. The pool area is private enough for clothing-optional sunbathing. Concierge services - I am happy to arrange your dining reservations and activities in the area. Excellent DSL wireless is available in the guesthouse and around the property for your use. The calendar is not current so please contact us for availability. We will respond very quickly.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(145 traveler reviews)

Romantic Beachfront Retreat with Lap Pool, Near Todos Santos - No Booking Fees
average rating of 5.0 based on 147 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from our second visit to the stunning Villa Puesta del Sol which is situated within its own grounds, beach and beautiful gardens which are serene, tranquil and safe.

However, first and foremost, I want to mention our delightful hostess Melanie, who upon our arrival welcomed us with appetizers and drinks. We then relaxed in our spacious casita which has every amenity you could wish for. We particularly loved the balcony where we sat and enjoyed spectacular sunsets and listened to the waves crashing onto the shore of the long and empty beach. And throughout our stay, I found falling asleep to the rhythm of the ocean a blissful end to a glorious day.

Melanie is wonderful company and a mine of information which she will share to make your stay memorable. Whether you want to wander further afield or just stay and sway on the hammock watching a galaxy of stars or swim in your own private pool whilst enjoying the sunshine, solitude and bird song with a long cool drink, Melanie will make it happen.

The Villa Puesta del Sol is just a short drive to Todos Santos which is a lovely traditional Mexican town with its friendly people, fantastic restaurants, taco stands, shops & galleries. There are also beautiful beaches to explore, not least the Villa's very own!

My husband and I have traveled to this area of the Baja a number of times and I cant praise the superb Villa Puesta del Sol highly enough. We want to return to this slice of paradise again & again.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pauline, I am very touched by your words. Having you and Richard here again was MY pleasure! I'm so glad you enjoyed swimming in the pool each day and found so many great places to dine in the area. And I loved sharing stories with you both! I am already looking forward to your next visit!
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Eureka, CA

A truly rewarding discovery

  • 5 of 5

If you've gotten this far - STOP RIGHT NOW AND BOOK THIS SPOT!

You will not find a better location or a more wonderful accomodation than Melanie and Peter's Cassita.

Nor will you find a more accomodating host and hostess. The casita is more inviting and comfortable than the photos show. Add in the pool, the palapa, the barbeque and especially the gorgeous beach make it a package that can not be beat!

From a most welcoming greeting on our arrival, sitting down and enjoying Peter's fresh baked crostini, getting to know and enjoy each other, all while watching an unsurpassed sunset from the oceanfront patio.... You will truly understand Villa Puesta del Sol!

Melanie and Peter were totally unobtrusive during our stay, with only an occasional "call-out" from below, checking to make sure we had everything we needed as they headed into town to go shopping.

Trust me. Book this place! I promise you! You will be as happy as we were!

(OK, go ahead and read the rest of all those positive reviews if you must. But your dates just might be taken by the time you have finished. It really is that special!)

Mike and Scott

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Mike and Scott, for your wonderful comments!! It was a real pleasure to have you stay with us and we are so glad you enjoyed the casita, the beach and the great dining around this area. We look forward to seeing you again!
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Desert meets Beach

  • 5 of 5

This was our fourth straight year because we love the relaxed ambience and stunning views of whales and sunsets over the Pacific Ocean followed by moonrise over the desert mountains to the East, all at a lovely large studio casita with kind and friendly hosts and great dining at nearby Pescadero and Todos Santos. Perfect for a couple. Already booked next year.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Danny and Laraine! We love having you stay at Villa Puesta del Sol! We are so glad you enjoy the privacy of the pool and the great dining in the area. We look forward to seeing you again next year!
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NYC & Newport, RI

Wonderful Retreat - Everything you could want!

  • 5 of 5

A paradise that is accurately depicted by the photos and well cared for by our hosts, Melanie and Pete, who were very accommodating and provided the perfect setting for a wonderful winter escape. They were forthcoming with local knowledge regarding restaurants, beach hideaways and events in El Pescadore and Todos Santos. The pool, casita and the property are well cared for and it was a joy to take a long beach walk, come "home" to water aerobics and sunning by the pool....sooooo relaxing. They arranged for us to buy fresh fish for our stay, which we cooked on the grill with margaritas in hand under their wonderful palapa! When we weren't cooking fish we frequented Herba Buena, a great farm to table restaurant nearby...the best!

I hesitate to say more, since it is a great find and a very special place...we really want to go back! Buenos viajes!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, John and Celia, for your kind review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and the pool! Your daily water aerobics sessions were a real inspiration! We so enjoyed getting to know you and feel that we have made new friends from the East Coast! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Cheers! Melanie & Pete
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Middlebury Vermont

Superb beautifully furnished casita. Perfect hosts

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't be better. Private, quiet, beautiful and an easy quick drive to Todos. Immaculate lap pool and exquisite view of beach and Pacific. Melanie and Peter can help you find whatever you want. Definitely a ten!! Don't hesitate to rent this idyllic casita with indoor and outdoor hot showers. Ask Melanie for our phone number if you have any questions. John and Kathryn from Middlebury, Vermont.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you John and Kathryn! It's always a pleasure to welcome you back to Villa Puesta del Sol. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Muchas gracias!
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You will never want to leave !!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We came for our second time in January 2017. We loved it so much last year we couldn't resist.

In January the whales are on display right off the beach. We would sit in the chairs near the beach

and watch with amazement...I have seen whales before but usually out on a boat in the ocean.

Again trying new restaurants in Todos Sandos and regulars El Nigon, and Hierbabueno(sp) and loved

the fresh organic dishes for such reasonable prices. The sunsets seemed even more gorgeous in January.

The waves were pounding every night and we loved it. If you want it a bit more quiet just close the sliding glass doors but why go stay right on the ocean and do that ??? But alas we will not be able to stay at this

lovely wonderful paradise because.......we bought a place of our own just down the road/street from Melanie and Pete, so they will be our neighbors and I am sure *friends for life*. So just be careful you might

come down to visit and end up loving it too much to leave....

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We loved having you visit again! And we can't wait to have you both as neighbors!! See you very soon!
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Los Cabos Airport or La Paz Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Los Cerritos Beach Club
Nearest Golf
35 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
On Hwy 19, Cabo San Lucas to Todos Santos
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
We are directly on a five-mile white sand beach.
Car: recommended

On a five-mile white sand beach. Los Cerritos Beach Club is at the north end of our beach, where you can watch the surfers go out or use our boogie boards. Whales come in VERY close to our beach during the season. Giant sea turtles nest on our beach.

Other Activities: Kayaking, hiking, yoga, surfing, beach bonfire, turtle hatchling releases


Rates & Availability

La Paz House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Holiday Rates
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 14 2018
7 night minimum stay
Peak Whale Watching Season
Jan 15 2018 - Feb 28 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $40 + Tax
Tax Rate 16.0%

Price is for one or two persons. Cost for a third person is $25/day plus tax.

The online calendar is not updated. Please contact us for availability.

50% deposit to hold the reservation. Balance due 60 days before arrival. Payment terms may vary by season. Please inquire.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

RETURNING GUESTS - Please inquire about our generous discount for returning guests.

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