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El Sargento La Ventana Luxury Villas Palapas La Choya Ocean V.

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights


El Sargento House Rental Photos and Description


Palapas la Choya is just a great place that will bring the best of you and your family, Come see it for your self we´d love to have you with us so see you soon.

NOTE: For this coming season we added new private storage per palapa for your kite or sport gear.

Key words: Beautiful & unique new palapas made of rock, With all the new amenities ideal for couples that love to enjoy nature and water sports, El Sargento & la Ventana is world known for its great sailing kite or windsurfing, Same for fishing. We are only one block from the beach & we have direct access, You can enjoy our palapa on the beach if you like to stay out of the sun or just hang out and watch the sunset, Also enjoy our toys snorkeling gear, kayaks at no charge Just a great place to come and relax and find the best of Baja.

Enjoy the local restaurants and bars, can´t go wrong with the best seafood on the planet, An unforgettable experience is waiting for you come visit us and enjoy the layback Baja style you´ll love it.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
November 12, 2016
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About Jorge

I was lucky to be born in la paz & I have seen other areas nearby develop over the years, but El Sargento caught my eye for many reasons, lets be honest first my love for windsurfing & now the great life style that we have in this place that I love so much and now I live full time in this beautiful place.

Jorge purchased this house in 2010

Why Jorge chose Baja California Sur

Well we just built this place because we wanted to be in this area that we love and share with friends & people the beauty of this paradise.

What makes this house unique

first class everything, Comfort, Great weather, Great people and the Windsurfing and kiting is fantastic!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

El Sargento La Ventana Luxury Villas Palapas La Choya Ocean V.
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Wonderful host and great kiting beach!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here solo for a couple of weeks until my boyfriend arrived, and Jorge and his wife made me feel like family. It was cold on a couple of the evenings, and Jorge brought me a big, fleece blanket. He made himself available to his guests for questions and needs at all the right moments - he is a great ambassador for the town. He picks up kiters heading home from "down-winders", helps people on the beach, and is open to suggestions for improving his villas (although they are pretty perfect!). Thank you Jorge for a great vacation!

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your comments Kathryn! It was a pleasure to have you as our guess I hope we see you soon keep loving life and been the positive person that you are, Hasta pronto. Jorge
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Washington, USA

Beautiful authentic place

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with our kids (1 and 3 yrs) and loved it. The architecture and lay out of the palapa is well designed, earthy and tasteful. Nice ocean view from the shower, with great pressure. The owner provided a travel cot for the baby and the toddler slept on the sofa cushions. The outdoor kitchen has everything including a built in grill. Great for eating in, since restaurants here can have long waits for kids. The house has no stairs and only smaller steps, so very practical with little ones. The yard is fully fenced and was safe for the kids to play in. They just played in the coarse sand with their beach toys all the time. We loved the beautiful cactuses, flowers and birds.

One block down to the beach, with a palapa that provides shade for the little ones, a self launch set up and kayaks. Snorkel gear and bikes also available. Fun dirt roads to bike, short ride to the supermarket and fresh fish store too. Just a short car ride away from restaurants.

Wonderful neighborhood of local people that you meet on the beach every day, yet still pretty quiet on the water kitesurfing. One of the few spots without rocks in your launch area.

Owner Jorge was responding to email questions very quickly and was very helpful when I Skype called him before and after booking. He was also very helpful with great tips during our stay. Overall wonderful relaxing experience.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments Pauline, it was nice to have you and your family I´m glad you had a great time and hope to see you back in la Ventana soon, Cheers!
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Nice owner

  • 5 of 5

Did not stay there, however the owner (Jorge) found my wife's kite board along the beach (she had lost it out in the water). He made the effort to carry it all the way back to his place, and then made two international phone calls to get the board back to us. Jorge is an extremely considerate individual who speaks perfect english. Thank you Jorge!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you John for your comments and the beers, what goes around comes around, keep having a good time and don't let your wife quit kiting, it was nice to meet you and hopefully you'll stay with us on your next vacation, till next time salud.
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Heat? What Heat?

  • 5 of 5

Well, yes, it was hot. But that's what you get when you go stay on the Sea of Cortez in late July.

But it was also lots of other things.

This is, in short, a great address, especially for those looking for a well built, well maintained, well managed property a bit off the beaten path. (In fact the beaten path is a dirt road that winds through the dusty town of El Sargento, so I'd heartily recommend throwing down the extra $$ needed for a 4-wheel drive.) While it's not directly on the beach, the Sea of Cortez is just a few hundred meters away, an easy enough walk on an access road/path among neighboring properties. There you'll find abundant snorkeling and, I'm told in the winter months, world-class windsurfing.

This property is probably best to visit in the late fall/winter, if you can catch it at the right time before it gets too windy (unless you're into that sort of thing). It's built in such a way that the open kitchen between the two bungalows provides a sheltered and convivial spot for cooking and socializing. The palapas themselves bear all the hallmarks of quality and thoughtful construction--intimate, clean, marginally austere spaces that feel like vacation and deep relaxation. If the heat gets bothersome, the industrial-strength air conditioner takes care of business. And fear not las cucarachas--Jorge, the owner, is meticulous about cleanliness and the comfort of his guests.

A further word about Jorge: A better host you will never meet. He's exceptionally welcoming, accommodating, interesting, and all-around helpful. You need a rash guard to ward off the stinging denizens of the sea? No problem. You need pointers on where to go for groceries or the best fish/fishing/fish watching? You bet: Jorge's the man. (His wife Mariu is great, too, though we didn't have a chance to get to know her much, since she didn't speak any English, and our Spanish may as well not exist.) His attention to detail is remarkable and is everywhere in evidence--and this place will only get better over time, as Jorge's commitment to it is for the long haul.

You may indeed find more luxurious accommodations in the area, but I sincerely doubt you'll find a better, more authentic experience. If you're considering Baja's east side, you'd be sorely remiss if this address didn't figure somewhere near the top of your list.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi David, thank you for such of nice review, I really enjoy having you both, it's nice when you meet people like you and your girlfriendf, I enjoy talking with you and siping on tequila and whiskey at night having good conversations and snorkeling at punta perico I'm glad you like the fish we catch is one of my favorite, take care we would love to see you again till next time. Jorge Mariu & chakho.
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México City

Daniela Polo

  • 5 of 5

We went to Palapas La Choya looking for a romantic get away, to rest and to be far from the city and everything else, to have a moment for us. It was perfect, they're perfectly ubicated, just a block from the beach, also they have activities like snorkeling, kayak and bikes.

The rooms are exactly as yo see them in the pictures, the kitchen is perfect, everything looks like new and Jorge an Mariu are the best, they're always concern for their guests and making everything confortable and perfect for us.

We really enjoyed our stay on Palapas la Choya.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gracias por tu comentario Daniela, nos encanto conocerlos y nos da gusto que se le hayan pasado bien cuando gusten ya saben el caminito aqui tienen su casa. Saludos a Pato y un abrazo para los dos. Mariu y Jorge
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Canmore Alberta

An Excellent Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

We are currently staying at Palapas la Choya and are loving it. The facilities are top notch, Jorge has a good eye for quality. Kitchen is beautiful, awesome shower and great room with lots of character. One block from the beach and in a peaceful neighbourhood. Jorge is very attentive to any requests. He runs a fantastic place and I hope to be back.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2011
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments Robson is very nice to have people like you and your family that love to have a good time we enjoy having you at P.L.C. and hope to see you soon. Jorge
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Nearest Airport
37.2 Kilometres
La paz Baja California Sur
Nearest Ferry
45.8 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest
Palapas La Choya
Nearest Point of Interest
Jorge�s property
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

El Sargento House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
All year
Apr 28 2016 - Dec 16 2016
3 night minimum stay
Holiday season
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 2 2017
5 night minimum stay
All year
Jan 3 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300




3 people maximum in one villa.

Palapas La Choya require 50% deposit via Pay Pal to confirm the reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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El Sargento House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 147 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Shared Kitchen ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Out door shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower , Outdoor shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower , Outdoor shower.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom #1 Saguaro - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Complete Villa, shower, closet T.V bathroom L. room
    Bedroom #2 Pitaya - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Complete Villa bathroom, T.V shower closet L. room
    Bedroom #3 Viznaga - 1 queen , NEW!! beautiful Studio with private kitchen, P. storage.
  • Two villas have a king size bed, Private shower, Closet, Private bathroom, Couch flat screen TV. and all have a great view, Our third Villa has a queen size bed, Privater kitchen, Private bathroom, All Villas have outdoor showers and private storage,
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Every other day maid service.

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