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Sandcastle Villa Private Beach Front Resort at Emerald Bay

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths3
Space 5,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa, 5 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10 Adults plus 2 Children)

From the moment you arrive at the Sandcastle Mazatlan, you will realize you are somewhere truly special. The Sandcastle villa is a one of a kind private beachfront resort situated directly on the beach in beautiful Emerald Bay, Mazatlan.

Over 1 acre of private secure gated grounds with features including; heated pool, jacuzzi, outdoor bar/grill, private tennis court, 9 Hole golf putting green, half court basketball, gardens, patios, decks and private getaways thoughout. You will be treated to amazing views of the Pacific Ocean and Sierra Madre from the rooftop bar/viewing deck, as well from the many additional decks around the home. Spectacular sunsets and clear blue skies are an everyday occurence at the Sandcastle. From the pool area you are just a few steps away from miles of beautiful sandy beach.

The architecture of the house, gazeboo and gardens are unique and one of a kind, with elaborate concrete and brickwork throughout. The home consists of 5 bedrooms, 4 1/2 bathrooms, 2 outdoor bathrooms, outdoor shower, full kitchen up, 1/2 kitchen pool level, and living/dinning/lounge area. The entire home is tastfully decorated in a mexican theme including many original art pieces . All rooms have king or queen beds, air conditioning, and flat panel displays.

The friendly and accommodating staff will make sure that your vacation is one to remember. House keeping and English/Spanish speaking concierge included in weekly rate.

This property is truly a must see!

Keywords: villa, beach, private resort, on the ocean, heated pool, jacuzzi, hot tub, gated, pool, private, exclusive, maid service, pet friendly

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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017


Mazatlán Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Covered Parking
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 3 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Adjoining La Madona
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Adjoining La Luna
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Adjoining El Sol
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Adjoining El Romantico
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , Main Floor
    Tennis Court/Putting Green - toilet
    Pool Patio - outdoor shower , Pool Patio
    Pool Patio - toilet
  • 4.5
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • El Sol - 1 queen , Pool Level
    La Luna - 1 queen , Pool Level
    La Mariachi - 1 queen , Main Floor
    La Madona - 1 king , 1 double , Main Floor
    La Romantico - 1 king , 4th Floor
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (3) Double Size Bed (1) We do have a highchair and a playpen for small children
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(38 traveler reviews)

Sandcastle Villa Private Beach Front Resort at Emerald Bay
average rating of 4.9736843 based on 38 reviews

Best beach vacation ever!!!

  • 5 of 5

As soon as we drove through the gates of this stunning property, we fell in love with it. It was like being transported to another world when we walked into the architecturally unique and artistically decorated Villa. Located right on the beach we enjoyed lots of strolls along the waves, admiring the perfect views of the beautiful sunrises and sunsets. The owner Silvia is very warm and hospitable and made sure we were always comfortable. She also gave us lots of excellent suggestions on things to do, places to visit, the very best restaurant recommendations, spa ideas etc. in Mazatlán all of which are a short drive away. The staff are friendly, efficient and helpful and we can't think of anything that wasn't perfect about vacationing here. We would highly recommend the Sandcastle Villa!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I was amazed with the beauty of the sandcastle and the attention to detail making it extremely inviting. The location was perfect. Only minutes from restaurants and shops. I loved the privacy of the property. The beach was beautiful!!! Perfect for long walks along the waves. The sandcastle provided many activities for us such as tennis, mini golf and swimming in the pool/hot tub. I highly recommend anyone looking for the perfect getaway checkout the sandcastle!!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sandcastle Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Can't even begin to express what a lavish, relaxing and enjoyable time we had at Sandcastle. Sylvia, the owner is so lovely and very knowledgeable about mazatlan and the surrounding area. Her staff are dillegent, friendly and trustworthy (add hilarious as well!)

The bedrooms are exquisitely decorated, in fact every corner of the property has some sort of artistic detail, splash of colour, and Mexican ambience. The kitchen met all of our needs, and morning coffee on the second balcony always started the day off right!

The entire property is maintained beautifully, in particular, the pool, the gardens, the tennis courts and all the kitchen amenities.

Can't recommend highly enough this exquisite and comfortable property.

Ps-The small restaurant next door has the best breakfast!! I recommend "El Sol" and a Caesar! Delicious!

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comes as advertised! Really great villa!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent a week there with our family of 14, ages 2 to 56. It really is a fantastic place. Between the tennis courts, putting greens, beach and pool our family was quite entertained for the week. The staff was great in arranging everything from taxis, to arranging for catering to bringing us fresh schrimp and even making our beds each morning and cleaning up the kitchen. The Villa really couldn't have been any better.

The only downside to this place is that since it's outside the resort area the airport taxis take major advantage of that. We had one group arrive with 8 adults and they charged us 950 pesos for a van and then we had a family of 2 adults with 4 little ones come a bit later who were charged 1200 pesos. That is not this beautiful Villas fault but it would be good to know beforehand how much it cost which is why I put it in this review.

The regular red pickup taxis which can take 8 adults cost us around 200 pesos one way to get pretty much anywhere in Mazatlan.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a fabulous week in Mazatlan at the Sandcastle. I must say I was a bit concerned that this place could live up to the Internet photos and five star reviews....but I am happy to report it's even BETTER in person! It is the most amazing place I've ever been! We had a beautiful beach almost to ourselves, a hot tub and salt water pool, a tennis court, basket ball hoop, a mini putt golf course, and the nicest most helpful staff ever. Whether we wanted shrimp for dinner or a taxi to town, Rafael never let us down. Cindy worked hard every day to make our accommodations clean and organized, and even made our beds every day. Alejandro kept the gardens immaculate and quietly worked behind the scenes so the landscaping was gorgeous. We are SO spoiled!

We usually go to a resort when we travel to Mexico, but this year we decided to have our family reunion in a more private setting. BEST DECISION EVER! The Sandcastle has given us some awesome memories, and we are very grateful for the opportunity to share this unbelievable place. Thank you Silvia, Rafael, Cindy and Alejandro!!!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely breathtaking

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had our dream wedding here back in November 2016. Our amazing hosts, as well as the staff couldn't have been more accommodating and helpful. The villa itself and the grounds are so beautiful. It's like walking into a fairytale when you come thru the gates. The pictures can't even touch the true beauty of this place. You just have to see it for yourself.

The beds are all super comfy and the house itself is truly a castle. We felt like a King and Queen and our wedding party had the time of their lives.

The beach is right out the back gate, off the pool deck and the sunsets are breathtaking.

The Surfs Up cafe next door has the most amazing burger I've ever had and the breakfasts are pretty awesome too.

We plan on spending many anniversaries and holidays here. Thanks again to Silvia & Pieter for helping make our wedding so memorable. We will be back again year after year :) cheers

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Mazatlán Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Christmas/New Years 2016/17
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Saturday check in is preferred, Other check in days will be considered on a case by case basis.
We may consider minimum 3 night reservations in off season. Nightly Rate $600.00 USD.

No bachelor/Stag parties allowed.

Weddings will be considered on a case by case basis, additional staffing and cleanup charges may apply.

For larger groups we have an additional suite available May 2nd - Oct 31st, 2015. "La Familia" sleeps four guests, with private kitchen. Add $1000.00 USD per week.

Payments Accepted Via Paypal.
50% to confirm booking, balance due 30 days prior to arrival.

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