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BEAUTIFUL CASITA AND GREAT PRICES! Only 10 Minutes to Centro

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 2

The newly renovated Casita Contenta is a 1 bedroom,1.5 bath, one level living home that is a short flat 10 minute walk to the Jardín on the northern most edge of San Antonio and Centro.

The living features a sleeper sofa and the dining and kitchen areas are arranged in an open floor plan big enough for entertaining. The beautiful carpentry, colourful artisanal tile, polished cantera countertops and a cantera gas fireplace in a charming Mexican style are mixed with an eclectic combination of furnishings that offer both comfort and style.

The master bedroom is spacious and also includes its own uniquely-styled gas cantera fireplace and air conditioning/heating unit.

Fully furnished and newly decorated, you will find this the perfect home for you whether for long term or one of many visits you will, no doubt, make to San Miguel.

More Details

Owner
Ivy del Pozzo
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 29, 2017

About Ivy del Pozzo

After 20 years of a career in costuming for competitive ballroom dancing I decided it was time to make a BIG move.

My love of the Mexican culture, as well as a strong desire to make a difference, brought me to the highlands of Chiapas more than 25 years ago. My desire to connect with people and my skill with conflict resolution led me to work in Indian Human Rights and the preservation of the rain forest. My Spanish language skills were developed at this time and are today important cornerstones enabling me to work here in San MIguel on a bilingual basis.

Loving where I live has led me to want to share the experience of San Miguel with world travelers offering them the opportunity to stay in the casita in my home and view the town a bit through my eyes. I am here to help during your visit but definately give you the space you need to have your own experience.

It has also led me to working in the real estate business with Coldwell Banker SMART giving me the opportunity to Live the Dream and and help others start a new chapter of their life here finding their Dream Home as well.

Ivy del Pozzo purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Ivy del Pozzo chose Colonia San Antonio

This charming home was recently remodeled. It is a corner flatiron building with everything you need on one level and charming to boot!

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Amenities

Colonia San Antonio Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • If there are dogs coming they need to be small and well behaved please. Also please contact me first to discuss.
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • tennis

Reviews

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(3 traveler reviews)

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BEAUTIFUL CASITA AND GREAT PRICES! Only 10 Minutes to Centro
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Lovely Mexican Casita

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at the one bedroom Casita for a week from October 29th to November 8th. Ivy was there to greet us, and make sure we settled in nicely. She had great recommendations for restaurants and Dia de Muertos activities.

The casita was very comfortable, cosy, with a lovely Mexican decor; very authentic.

In the kitchen there was a full size fridge and four burner gas stove, and microwave oven.

There is no air conditioning as the Casita has three large floor to ceiling windows to keep the air flowing nicely.

The beds were very comfortable and the one and half baths were a great size and gave us enough room to spread out. The doors were nice to reduce the sounds of the dogs in the morning.

Great location for walking into town; such a colorful vibe in San Miguel de Allende.

Lots of great places to eat, and shop. Coffee is fantastic! The center of town is so close; we really enjoyed watching the street artists and Dia de Muertos festivities.

Ivy was a wonderful host, very caring and attentive.

If we had any questions, or needed a recommendation; she was right there to help us.

We would definately come back!

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Living in San Miguel at the Casita was WONDERFUL.

  • 5 of 5

We came to San Miguel for a wedding. Ivy's casa was located near the Life Pathway, which led us in a beautiful way to the roads that led to the Centro and the heart of San Miguel. The casa had everything we needed and felt like home the minute we walked in the door. I was able to grade papers using the fast Wifi, and the coffee pot was ready for us. She knew we wouldn't have time to run for groceries right away, so that was nice to have ready to go. It was super clear and super comfy. We'd love to go back!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Casa Contenta

  • 5 of 5

One of the many charming aspects of San Miguel is the naming of the homes and casitas. Casa Contenta is definitely the most descriptively-appropriate name for this charming home. Beautiful designed and appointed, with a generous bath and powder room, this one-bedroom hideaway is suitable for short or long-term stays. The charismatic proprietor, Ivy, has thought of everything to ensure comfort and convenience. It's well located to be just far enough away from Centro to be quiet but just close enough for convenience.

Communication was thoughtful and easy. 5-Stars! Enjoy!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Mark for you wonderful review. My only dissatisfaction was that you weren't able to stay longer as you wanted to. I would look forward to having you back anytime! Ivy
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $25
Pet Fee $200
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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