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13,000 sq. feet of Fully Staffed Luxury - Incredible Location -SUMMER SPECIALS

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths2
Space 13,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Luxury Suites, 5 full and 2 half baths - sleeps 14

Villa Casablanca is a spectacular 13,000 square foot villa perched on the rocky cliffs of the prestigious La Punta development in Manzanillo. It’s location provides some of the most stunning views of Manzanillo Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Explore the area with our 4 seater golf cart.

This villa boasts 5 large ensuite bedrooms all with dramatic ocean views. The Master Bedroom, with a very private balcony, has 180 degree views that are simply breathtaking. A living room, formal dining room, barand eat in kitchen all open onto the Pacific. In addition there are three separate and beautiful outdoor terraces providing both sun and shade.

Our staff will welcome you with authentic Mexican warmth and will be available to meet your every need, while respecting your privacy. Our chef will delight you with incredible meals and snacks all day long.

For more infomation visit our website at www.villacasablanca.ca

More Details

Owner
Rory Pike
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 18, 2017

About Rory Pike

Our home was one of the original built in the beautiful community of La Punta twenty five years ago. As such, it was a prime location with outstanding views and unrivaled privacy. Upon purchase in 2009, we hired a contractor who spoke only Spanish and the adventure began ! ( neither Rory nor I speak Spanish , but we're learning ! ) Our permanent home is in Canada, so needless to say , there were a great many emails !

The Villa has been completely renovated, refurnished and renamed. The inspiration came from our many, much loved trips to Italy. It was these travels and memories that inspired the "old world " feel of Villa Casablanca. Our vision was to evoke a sense of classic, but comfortable elegance. All of the furniture was custom built in Guadalajara by amazing craftsmen. All of the upholstery and bed coverings were designed and also custom made in Guadalajara. We are still adding to the Villa and see it as a work in progress. Throughout this adventure we have met some wonderful people and have developed some treasured friendships. We love the warmth of the Mexican people, the culture, the ocean and the savory Mexican foods.

We wish you a wonderful holiday and hope that you experience all that this beautiful country has to offer. So, put your feet up, sip on a margarita and enjoy Villa Casablanca and the magnificent views of Manzanillo Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Oh, and don't forget your sunscreen !

Rory Pike purchased this villa in 2009

What makes this villa unique

The staff at Villa Casablanca are quite simply outstanding. Our guest book reflects this with every weeks comments.

The other thing that separate this villa are the views. They are completely unobstructed and we are at an elevation which makes you feel like you can touch the water while offering the advantage of enough height to provide a fantastic perspective on Manzanillo Bay and the mountains in the background.

The night time views are equally as captivating as the daytime views as we face Manzanillo Bay. If you face out to sea, views disappear with the sun

Guestbook comments from the owner

‎Hi Rory and Kim



Just wanted to touch base and let you know we had another fantastic week at Villa Casablanca!!!



Manzanillo is a hidden gem!!! The people are proud, kind, hard working and exceptionally friendly!



‎ We enjoyed, the massages and silver shopping at the Villa, golf, snorkeling, deep sea fishing, an ATV tour, a sunset cruise, many walks on the beach and finding little places to enjoy a cerveza or margarita, spoiled by local hospitality!!!



The La Punta community is beautiful and we loved walking through the streets, taking in views from different areas. ‎We even got to go through 2 open houses, affirming the beauty we have come to love from Villa Casablanca!!!!



Rosario, Any, Carmen and Rafael are beyond words!!!! Their endless professionalism and eagerness to please is what truly makes your place top notch! We had many tears saying goodbye!



Freddy and ALL his staff at Haro Tours are equally amazing, hard working, friendly and reliable!!! Freddy is doing very well getting his ATV business up and running and our crew were the first to blaze the new trails!!! They loved it!!!!



You are very well known in the community as being fabulous owners and having the best staff :)



We are certain we will return again next February! Thank you so much for sharing your amazing slice of heaven with us!!!



Regards,

The Wilsons

The Stevens

The Griffins

The Gibbons and

The Sniders



(feel free to post this on your site if you need a testimonial)
Feb 2015
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Amenities

La Punta Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 13000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet
    Bathroom 7 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , sofa bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , sofa bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
  • All bedroom are oversized suites with ensuite washrooms and sitting areas. All suites have beautiful views of the Pacific. Two suites are multilevel and two offer garden.view windows in addition to the ocean views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Golf
  • Golf Cart
  • Golf Clubs
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Car Optional
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeper
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Includes full time chef and housekeeping services as well as a houseman/bartender 4 seater Golf cart for use inside La Punta Guests pay for groceries at cost. Staff will do the shopping.

Reviews

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13,000 sq. feet of Fully Staffed Luxury - Incredible Location -SUMMER SPECIALS
average rating of 5.0 based on 42 reviews
5

Amazing beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

The house was incredible, lota of space, and the a/c helped a lot around noon time when the heat was high... there were a lot of stairs so if you have young one be careful when coming out of the pool wet.. the staff was friendly amd kept the house always clean.. already recommended this house to my friends :)

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Total relaxation!

  • 5 of 5

We travelled with a group of 10 and stayed at Casablanca for 2 weeks. This villa is absolutely stunning. From the rooms to common areas, all was very well appointed. The pool was refreshing. The meals prepared by Rosario and Lara were with care and delicious. The cleaning staff did your laundry every day and cleaned the rooms to perfection. The best part of our holiday was our interaction with the bartender/grounds keeper, Rafael. He is a great man and makes amazing drinks! He is friendly and speaks quite good English. He can set you up with anything and give you directions etc.

word of advice, use the taxis to go into town or anywhere as they are very cheap. Don't get sucked into bus rentals.

Further, enjoy the beach and bring lots of sunscreen as it is very hot there and not a day of rain or cloud!

I would definitely recommend this villa. We will return one day I'm sure.

Also, thanks to The owner Rory, who was very quick with questions and very helpful and made your rental experience enjoyable.

Carrie Burnett and the gang from Winnipeg.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Just Plain Wow

  • 5 of 5

The place was jaw dropping fantastic! Everything was as described in the listing. The customer service was top notch and Rosario, Raphael and the rest of the staff were amazing. Lalo was great too. I hope to go back next year. Definitely recommend to friends. The beach was fun for volleyball. Pool was great for "wall ball" and we managed to get out for some deep sea fishing. The snorkeling was great too and we managed to see some humpback whales. Our one night out away from the wives was nice at the casino and Lalo made sure we arrived home safe.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Service is the star

  • 5 of 5

Gracious service combined with a unique, stunning and spacious house results in a one of kind vacation that would be hard to replicate.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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This was truly an experience of a lifetime.

  • 5 of 5

The pictures certainly do not do this property or this vacation justice! In fact, the setting, the view and the property are almost as incredible as the amazing staff and the luxurious experience they create for you. They truly take the experience to a new level by personalizing, customizing and fueling your experience at this luxurious villa. We really enjoyed the ability to connect with our friends, share meals and enjoy all of the amenities - including the incredibly beautiful and secluded beach. This is a great place to relax and play, you don't ever have to leave the villa (why would you when you have someone bringing you your favorite drink poolside and cooking your meals to enjoy overlooking the ocean) - or you can explore the amazing city of Manzanillo and all that it has to offer (our driver took us to all the best spots!). I would recommend this villa and it's incredible experience to couples, groups of friends and families alike. In fact, I'm already getting ready to book again for next year!! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

Terrific Terrific

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely fabulous villa with wonderful staff. I endorse unreservably every 5 star review it received from former guests.

David

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Manzanillo
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Las hada
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Las Hadas
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
las Hadas
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Prvaite beach - 5- 8 minute walk
Car: not necessary

Perched on the hillside overlooking Manzanillo Bay, the La Punta private beach and the Pacific ocean. Located in the renowned La Punta development with private beach club and tennis courts. Adjacent to (with access to the facilities and discounts for services) Las Hadas Resort and golf course. Minutes to all amenities, yet remote enough to be a different world.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $28.5 per person per night

Rates are a general guide only. Rates are determined based on the number of guests and time of year.
Christmas and New Years are premium weeks.
Discounts applicable for smaller groups and longer stays.
Only one party will occupy the property at a time.
LAST MINUTE DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE - REQUEST A QUOTE

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.