Villa Mandarinas is one of the brightest jewels in Mismaloya. This architectural masterpiece cascades down six beautiful tiers of native vegetation, dramatic cliffs and colorful gardens overlooking the beach and cove featured in the classic motion picture The Night of the Iguana. Villa Mandarinas offers its guests the ability to arrive by land or sea. By water, the homes earthy and vibrant colors draw your eye from miles away.
The propertys dramatic castle walls rising to the terraces, gardens and lawns above grow more impressive as you pass Los Arcos and continue to the estate. These features are expressions of architect Alberto Alvarezs vision of what an tropical getaway deserves. Inside this eco-friendly villa, you will find a home entertainment system, a computer and Wi-Fi. Your reservation includes housekeeping, a cook service, a butler service, a manager and 24/7 security.
Soaring ceilings and capacious rooms open onto terraces and landings throughout the residence. The cathedral-like vastness of the property allows your cares to drift away. Four custom, handblown chandeliers complement the loftiness of the home. The chandelier in the dining room hovers below the ceiling illuminating the one of a kind sabino wood table carved from a single tree. The stairs, made from beautiful dark stained haya wood, act as the visual hub of the home. The base of the stairs flows organically into a massive boulder that bisects the kitchen and dining area from the main living room.
Each of the seven master bedrooms has a spectacular view of the bay and individual private terraces shaded by bamboo. The unique features of each master bathroom speak to the creativity and artistic inspiration of Villa Mandarinas designers. In one bedroom, a half ton sink has been carved from a volcanic boulder so massive that the piece was installed and the room built around it.
Villa Mandarinas can accommodate up totwenty-two fortunate guests, and children are welcome. From corporate retreats, to families and friends, this villa makes an ideal spot to rejuvenate and refresh ones spirits. From golf to water sports, shopping and nightlife, there is something for everyone under the Riviera sun!
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KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
Villa Mandarinas'pier is currently unavailable due to strong ocean waves.
Guests of this villa canpay for food and beverageswiththeir credit card at a 3% fee.
Due to thenumber of stairs, the villa may not suitable for those with mobility issues.
Bedroom 1 - Blue:King sizebed, En-suite bathroom with shower/Jetted tub, TV, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, Safe, Phone, Coffee maker, Private terrace, Ocean view
Bedroom 2 - Green:King sizebed, En-suite bathroom with shower/Jetted tub, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, Safe, Phone, Coffee maker, Private terrace, Ocean view
Bedroom 3 - Yellow:King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower/Jetted tub, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, Safe, Phone, Coffee maker, Private terrace, Ocean View
Bedroom 4 - Turquoise:King size, bed, En-suite bathroom with shower/Jetted tub, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, Safe, Phone, Coffee maker
Bedroom 5 - Magenta:King sizebed, En-suite bathroom with shower/Jetted tub, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, Safe, Phone, Coffee maker, Private terrace, Ocean View
Bedroom 6 - Red:King sizebed, En-suite bathroom with shower/Jetted tub, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, Safe, Phone, Coffee maker
Bedroom 7 - Mural room:2 Queen beds, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, Safe, Phone, Coffee maker
Bedroom 8 - Sand:2 Twin beds (can be converted into King), En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, Fan, Coffee maker, Private terrace with hot tub, Ocean View
Bedroom 9 - Chocolate: King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Living area, Private terrace, Ocean view
Bedroom 10 - Black Onyx: King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Alfresco shower, Living area, TV, Private terrace, Ocean view
Bedroom 11 - Shell Pink: 4 Single size beds (can convert into 1 king 2 singles or 2 king size), 2 En-suite bathrooms with stand-alone showers, Air conditioning, Private terrace, Ocean view
iPod docking station
Free local long distance calls
Washer dryer (laundry service at extra cost)
Baby crib high chair
Luxury amenities in every bathroom
Heated pool (12 meters by 3.5 meters)
Brick pizza oven
Ocean level terrace with manmade tidal pool
Pier (Please note that the pier is currently unavailable due to strong ocean waves)
Daily housekeeping from approx. 8:00am to 5:00pm (2 times per day)
Daily cook service from 8:00am to 8:00pm
Butler service from 9:00am to 9:00pm
Manager available from 9:00am to 5:00pm and also provided concierge services
Security Guard/Maintenance man: 24/ 7, resides on the property
Staff works Sundays and Holidays for no extra charge
Welcome tropical drink upon arrival for the entire group
Cold tea-infused refreshing clothes upon arrival
Free turned down service provided nightly
Meal plan service - must be confirmed14 days prior to arrival (cost of food not included)
At Extra Cost advance notice may be required:
Grocery pre-stocking service
Cost of food - meal plan service
Points of Interest:
5 minute drive to village of Mismaloya with small grocery store
5 minute drive to restaurant and church
15 minute drive to hospital
15 minute drive to town at Puerto Vallarta
20 minute drive to tennis court
30 minute drive to golf course
1mile drive to beach
40 minute drive from Airport at Diaz Ordaz
Maximum 22 guests
Bachelor/Bachelorette Spring Break groups are strictly prohibited
Pets permitted (upon request)
Minimum 7-night stay over each holiday:
Christmas week must depart on or before December 28th
New Years week must arrive on or later than December 27th
2 pull out couches can be used for minors
Great location for Family Gathering, Corporate events, Water Sports activities
Weddings are allowed up to a maximum of 35 persons at an additional cost
Grocery pre-stocking services are offered at additional cost (10% of total cost of groceries) list must be provided 14 days prior to arrival
Meal Plan services must be confirmed 7 days prior to arrival - Cost of food not included
Boat Charters, Spa Services, Personal trainers, Private bilingual guides and cars for Excursions and Tours can all be arranged at additional costs
Puerto Vallarta was once a sleepy little town where the locals made their living without tourists, timeshares or even an airport. Visitors were so infrequent that the locals could tell you how many were in town on any given day. Strangely enough, Puerto Vallartas tourism boom did not come from Puerto Vallarta at all but from Banderas Bays most coveted jewel, Mismaloya.
In 1963 John Hustons The Night of the Iguana was filmed using Mismaloyas virgin coasts and unspoiled jungles as a backdrop. John Huston once wrote that he was the only person who cared for the place; he was of course, very wrong. The legend, surrounding the production and the many twists and turns of the casts romances while filming, had Americans flocking to theaters in droves, turning once unknown Puerto Vallarta into the dream destination for millions of Mexicos Northern neighbors. The incredible influx of tourism over the years changed Puerto Vallarta into one of the worlds most popular vacation destinations, and while Puerto Vallarta grew, the people who wanted to retain the ambience and feel of Banderas Bays once virgin coastlines rediscovered Mismaloyas beauty and tranquility. While Puerto Vallartas landscape and terrain allows for more and more expansion, homes in Mismaloya are rare. Most of Mismaloya exists in a single tier walking inland from coast, to home, to the road and finally to the Sierra Madre mountains.
Advertised rates may vary according to the season and duration of stay