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Luxury Villa/Castle/Bay Views in Old Town- Stunning Villa in Downtown Vallarta

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa, 5 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 5.5 Baths (Sleeps 8 comfortably)

“Imagine yourself in a world apart, an oasis of color and fragrance, trickling fountains, and candles that light your way through the courtyard. Imagine being awakened by cathedral bells and tropical birdsong. Your view upon first light is incomparable: the Pacific Ocean, framed by multicolored azaleas. This and more is Casa de la Torre.” – Dr. Terri Dobbs, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Casa de la Torre is located in El Centro, home to some of Vallarta's finest restaurants and art galleries. It is a signature property and is referenced in several guide books. The house is built of stone on many levels and has an open air Mediterranean feel with spectacular views and a secluded garden and pool area. Most everything is within walking distance.

This 5 bedroom, 5 1/2 bath house has 3 “master suites” but can accommodate 8 people comfortably. Each bedroom has an in suite bathroom. There is a full-time maid and houseman. And a complimentary full breakfast is provided daily. Other arrangements can be made for lunches and dinners (at an additional cost), as our cook is very versatile.

Rates:

Low Season: $600 USD

Book for 7 nights and receive one night free! (Only valid April 30-December 1)

High Season: $700 per night (depending upon size of party)

Holidays: $1200

Keywords: House/Villa/Castle

More Details

Owner
Kim and Debie Stuart
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 16, 2017

About Kim and Debie Stuart

We are active yoga and sports enthusiasts. We love to travel, adore Mexico and are very proud of our beautiful home. We welcome you to Casa de la Torre, in the heart of Old Town Vallarta.

Kim and Debie Stuart purchased this villa in 2013

Why Kim and Debie Stuart chose Puerto Vallarta

The architecture is stunning. We are located walking distance to dining, shopping and wonderful sites. Views of the Bay and Sierra Mountain range make this a very special villa.

What makes this villa unique

We have daily maid service and serve a tremendous Mexican style breakfast to all of our guests.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Mary Serphos posted on Casa de la Torre's timeline

"Casa De La Torre is an Exquisite Oasis with immaculate attention to detail. A truly luxurious, sacred, and nourishing place to call home while in Puerto Vallarta. I felt like a queen as I stood out on the tower balcony to watch the sunset over the Bay of Banderas then took a dip in the refreshing pool, and came back after a wonderful dinner only to find myself nestled among a most comfortable bed with high thread count sheets. I didn’t want to leave!"
Feb 2014
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Amenities

Centro Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View
  • River ...
  • Rural ...
  • Town ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , tub , shower
    Fireplace Bath - toilet , shower
    Studio Bath - toilet , shower
    Ground Floor Bath - toilet , shower
    Guest Bath - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 king
    Studio Apartment - 1 double
    Library - 1 double , Murphy Bed
    Ground Floor - 1 double
    Fireplace - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Studio apartment on top floor has double bed, private bath and separate kitchen; French press coffee maker.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(45 traveler reviews)

Luxury Villa/Castle/Bay Views in Old Town- Stunning Villa in Downtown Vallarta
average rating of 4.977778 based on 53 reviews
5

Best of the best: elegant, location, clean, servic

  • 5 of 5

Why stay anywhere else? We had the good fortune to stay there recently and what a stay it was! The photos, while great, understate what an elegant throwback to another time when fine presentation, exceptional work/detail, style, discrete but thorough service, and convenience mattered. This place has it all & is centrally located so beaches, culture, shops, music, are all within a few minutes walk. All conveniences in the kitchen, the pool is terrific, the views amazing. Don't hesitate!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our fairytale castle for our honeymoon!

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for a better honeymoon at Casa de la Torre! The house itself is right out of a movie. The house is absolutely breathtaking. All of the flowers, plants, and shrubs are meticulously cared for by Martin and Monse is the sweetest, kindest, house-keeper! We hope to stay at Casa de la Torre again in the future!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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sausalito
5

Truly unique luxury home, with amazing attention to detail.

  • 5 of 5

I went to Casa de la Torres for a "girls getaway, and birthday celebration"-- and wow, what an incredible home in the heart of el centro !! You won't believe the attention to detail-- and workmanship that was put into this home to create something truly unique and special.

If you ever get lost on PV, you just have to look up for the castles tower, to know where your home away from home is. I could have spent hours staring at the various intricate ceilings and wood and stone work in every room. And although I have been renting luxury homes for vacations for many years-- I've never seen a home kept as immaculate as this one! The housekeeper offered fresh sheets and towels daily, as well as amazing Lattes from their state of the art expresso machine, and the landscaper was on hand daily, watering the hundreds of plants and it looks like he re paints the spiral staircase going to the tower frequently, as the black shiny paint is perfect.

This is NOT your typical rental home. It's a special oasis, with a multitude of awesome sitting areas, with views and breezes, a charming pool--- a super setting to spend time with family and friends in a comfortable private luxury home --- it is an opportunity not to be missed-- you won't forget it!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oshkosh, WI
5

Will NEVER Stay at a Hotel Again!

  • 5 of 5

We recently returned from third and most incredible stay at our beloved Casa de la Torre. Once again, our time there was so wonderful, that our departure felt like we were leaving our home in Puerto Vallarta. The house is beautiful and the location is perfection whether you want to walk to nearby restaurants and shops or to walk a few steps to the corner to hail a taxi. While the Casa is not on the beach, the beautiful ocean views and private pool more than make up for it. And while the Casa is beautifully and comfortably furnished with all the amenities, I would have to say that undoubtedly, the staff is the biggest selling point. The housekeeper, Montzie, and gardener/handyman, Martine, are like family, and make our days there effortless. The recent addition of a full breakfast every morning was the icing on the vacation cake! Delicious! We can't wait to return for our next visit. VIVA CASA DE LA TORRE!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

My whole family stayed here and loved everything about this villa. The staff Manse, Martin and the chef were impeccable, very helpful. The house was always clean and perfect inside and out. The layout is perfect for big families and events .We even had our wedding there as the villa was the perfect back drop! I would recommend anyone to this villa. It's as gorgeous as it's photos and the staff just top off the experience. Thank you Ariel!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, amazing and more!

  • 5 of 5

Nine of us came together and loved every minute of our stay. If you wanted a big gathering or if you wanted to secret away, there was room for both. Aesthetically charming in an awesome el centro location (don't be fooled by it's tucked away nature...and how do you tuck away a castle!?!), this residence provided all of the charm of the old world with all of the conveniences of the new. The staff took care of us and our needs in a personable, gracious talented manner. Truly a stay of a lifetime!

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Cafe des Artistes
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Francisco Medina
Nearest Restaurant
0.05 Miles
Si Senor
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Los Muertos
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Centro Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
Holiday Rates
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 2 2018
5 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
High Season Rate
Jan 3 2018 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79

Additional amount for larger parties

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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