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'Casa del Barrio' Beautiful Apartments in Charming Colonial Neighborhood

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

About the property

Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 5)

The apartment is new, very private, set back from the street in a quiet location. It’s located in a colonial neighborhood, Jalatlaco, one of the most traditional barrios of Oaxaca, where you can feel the cozy and warm of his people. It’s conveniently located a short walk from restaurants, grocery shopping, the downtown, art galleries and more. This apartment offers modern comfort and conveniences combined with rustic environment and extensive used of handicraft from Oaxaca.

Walk in to the propriety, though a patio and a small garden, is the apartments, open the wood front door to enter to the living room with cable TV, DVD, cable modem for high speed internet access and a guest bathroom.

Continue is the 4 person dining room with great ventilation and light. The kitchen it’s fully equipped with all the appliances that it’s necessary to make delicious meals.

The apartment, have two double bedroom, one with private full bathroom and access to the interior terrace, the other double bedroom, and there is a single bedroom with a private full bathroom and access to the interior terrace. All the bedrooms have great light, wood furniture, huge closet and decorated with Oaxaca folk art to complete your comfort.

The covered terrace has a coffee table, plans to complete the feeling of comfort, quiet and excellent to read and relax.

There are numerous of Restaurants nearby and cenadurias (little restaurant to have dinner), the Santo Domingo Church is a 10 min walk and the Andador Turistico is the earth of downtown Oaxaca where you will find author restaurants, Spanish schools, art galleries, library, concerts, coffee shops and nightlife.

Oaxaca it’s listed as one of the best vacations destinations in Mexico, it’s a colonial city, ancient ruins, great summer festival Guelaguetza and the ocean pacific nearby.

Rental fee include once a week maid service, lines provided.

If you need more information feel free to write me an e mail, I will be pleased to hear any question.

Keywords: Apartment, jalatlaco, Oaxaca, historic, colonial, garage, terraza, view, rent, vacation, holydays, garden, clean, new , studio, quiet, walk, safe

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Owner
Ricardo Cuevas
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 23, 2017

About Ricardo Cuevas

We are a couple of 35 years old, very kind and helpful, we live in Oaxaca as well. . We hope you like ours apartments and we can help you and make your stay a pleasant one.

Ricardo Cuevas purchased this apartment in 2011

Why Ricardo Cuevas chose Oaxaca

Jalatlaco is one of those places that continue to keep its charm almost secretly. Despite the apparent closeness to the historic center of Oaxaca City 10 minutes walk, anyone can wander the cobblestone streets of this small colony and immediately feel the calm that surrounds him. The secret of this calm is that most of its buildings are inhabited by villagers, only a few have been conditioned for guest house, hotel or restaurant. Inside the Barrio de Jalatlaco you can visit the Temple of San Matías Jalatlaco.

What makes this apartment unique

La casa Del Barrio is in a great location, everything is easily reached, historic downtown, markets, autobus terminal, you can walk to many places in a few minutes, or take a cab at $3 the single trip. La casa Del Barrio is a quiet place and peaceful, It is private all yours to enjoy. No other guest just for you, it’s a great place to enjoy Oaxaca and have all the conveniences like Wi-Fi Internet, Cable TV, full kitchen and everything to make your stay wonderful.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

'Casa del Barrio' Beautiful Apartments in Charming Colonial Neighborhood
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 18 reviews
4

Great location, decent apartment

  • 4 of 5

If you like to walk, this apartment is in a terrific location: walking distance (within 10 blocks) of Santo Domingo church and the Alcala shopping street, lovely El Llano park (where there's always something going on), the Becari language school (if you want to brush up on your Spanish), and many restaurants. There's a cheap breakfast place at the end of the street, and some good local eateries (such as El Biche Pobre and Tipico) toward the park as well as behind La Merced markat. There's also a fantastic new playground near the baseball stadium, which our toddler adored.

Ricardo was very helpful, letting us check in early, keeping us stocked with jugs of drinking water, providing directions to the nearest laundromat, and arranging a taxi to our next destination. He lives on the top floor of the three-story house, so he's easy to get hold of if anything comes up.

The apartment met our needs, and the hammock was a great bonus. The only negatives are that the apartment feels smaller and darker than it looks in the pictures and isn't as clean as one might like. The cleaners (who came once during our stay) don't do a very good job: They leave hair and dirt on the floors, dust on the tables, and grime in the corners of the showers. That might not bother some people, but if you're a clean freak, this isn't the place for you. With residents above and below the apartment and other houses close by, the place can also get noisy. But in my experience, that's true anywhere in the city.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
5

Authentic Oaxacan Neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Perfect, affordable home for a short or long stay in a world class Mexican city. The apartment is charmingly decorated with all essential services, Internet, cable TV, well stocked kitchen, three bathroom/showers, patio/garden and secure parking. No need for a car as Casa del Barrio is within easy walking distance of "downtown," Zocalo, museums, health clinics, neighborhood restaurants and anything you want to do locally. Ricardo is gracious host, helpful with suggestions, answering questions in English and/or Spanish. He made my stay especially memorable by becoming a running partner, showing me various routes around the city and even registering me for a half-marathon. I will be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Casa Barrio for 10 days. Its in a very good location and walking distance to everything in town. Markets or small groceries all nearby. Tv -wifi-5 gallon jug of water provided. Ricardo the owner was very nice and really helped us out when we had questions. Big kitchen and refrigerator. Water heater for the 2 showers and a hairdryer. A very clean abode. We loved Oaxaca -our first trip there.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

A Place To Call Home

  • 4 of 5

All the comforts of home within walking distance of all the action. Comfortable, clean and bright. We enjoyed this place very much. Our host was extremely accommadating and helpful. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego, California
5

GREAT PLACE, SAFE AND COMFORTABLE!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for a week in mid March and absolutely loved this home. It is very comfortable, walking distance to all major areas of Oaxaca and the Owner extremely accommodating and helpful.

I strongly recommend this place! A must stay and a definite return for us! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Minneapolis
5

Casa del Barrio An Excellent Choice

  • 5 of 5

We are 5 friends who enjoyed this charming "casa" for the month of Jqnuary 2015. The location in the barrio of Jalatlaco is very close to Oaxaca's historic district. The Zocolo, several parks, Santo Domingo Church, art galleries, coffee shops, restaurants, small tiendas, la Merced market, laundry--all are just a short walk away. Ricardo, the owner, couldn't have been more helpful and was always responsive to our requests and able to answer our questions. For a short, or a long stay in Oaxaca, we give Casa del Barrio high marks.

Ann, Kate, Mary, Laurie and Yvonne

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
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Car: not necessary

Cook class, Handicrafts lessons

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Cancellation policy.
If guest wishes to cancel his reservation, the deposit will be refunded as follows.

50% if cancelled 2 months prior to the check-in date
25% if cancelled 1 months prior the check in date.
Except no refund issued for high season rentals.
Changing dates, hasn’t charge if you let me know at least 1 to 2 months before and if the apartment is available. If there are just some days I can adjust the calendar.

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Amenities

Jalatlaco Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Downtown
General:
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5+
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Filtered water, cistern, hot water on demand, intercom, gardener, cooking school beside

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