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Casa Front Row, enjoy the best beach in Baja

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Casa Front Row shares a 2 1/2 acre estate property with one other home with 100 yards of beach. Key pad entry privacy gates assures tranquility. Richly furnished, quality built, spacious 3 bedroom 3 bath home sitting on a beautiful white sand beach. The location is the best in the East Cape. Enjoy privacy and seclusion yet still be 5 minutes from town with shopping restaurants and other amenities.

There are two master bedrooms with queen size beds and private baths. Each has direct access to a private deck overlooking the beach and Sea of Cortez. The third bedroom has a queen & trundle beds and shares the main bathroom.

Fun Activities at Casa Front Row include living the good life on the beach. Experience fabulous fishing, snorkeling, kayaking, quad riding, swimming, sunbathing, and peaceful walks. The East Cape is famous for its world-class fishing.

The home's DSL WiFi will reach the waters edge so a person that needs to stay in touch can sit on the beach under one of the provided umbrellas and beach chairs and be connected.

The area is tranquil, very private and there is never a concern for safety.

Take a video tour by clicking on the video tab at the top left of the page.

Check out the 2 live webcams from Casa Front Row with the link provided below owner info and above our photos

More Details

Mark Rayor
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Mark Rayor

We checked out of the fast lane and moved to Buena Vista from Los Angeles 23 years ago and have never looked back. This place is as close to heaven as it gets.

Mark Rayor purchased this house in 2000

Why Mark Rayor chose Los Cabos

Wake up every morning to the gentle sound of waves lapping on the beach and a spectacular sunrise over the Sea of Cortez. This is one of the most prolific bodies of water on our planet. It offers the worlds best deep sea fishing and also hosts Cabo Pulmo Marine Park with the only living coral reef on the West Coast of North America.

What makes this house unique

This is one of the few places left in the world that is still unspoiled. Winter and spring from the front deck watch calving humpback whales breach and teach their young. In the summer sea turtle nest on the beach right in front of our home. Beach combing is always outstanding and there is a snorkeling reef right out front loaded with hoards of colorful tropical fish.


Buena Vista House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Large private bathroom with tub and shower
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Private balcony view & private bathroom with shower
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
  • Two Master Suites w/queen size beds & private baths. The third bedroom has twin beds. Air mattresses are also available for extra guests.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Drink the water without fear! Our home is equipped with a UV filtration system which treats all the water.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Casa Front Row, enjoy the best beach in Baja
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews


  • 5 of 5


  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, well planned and laid out to maximize the living space

  • 5 of 5

Probably one of the best homes we have stayed at in my 20 years of renting vacation homes. Location was right on the beach. Lots of stuff to do from fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding to cooking your daily catch. The owners were very hospitable and attentive to our needs. Went fishing with the homeowners fishing charter and was impressed with the boat, equipment, the captain and mate. The boat was outfitted with well maintained equipment and the boat looked fresh and new.

I highly recommend this property and will return to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Baja vacation

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent five wonderful weeks in Casa Front Row. During that time we had friends and family join us. The house is all that is described, comfortably furnished, clean with a well equiped kitchen.

The three bedrooms are generously sized. The second bedroom is fully on the other side of the expansive living room so privacy was never an issue. We slept on very comforable beds with the doors open and the sound of the waves every night.

The kitchen comes complete with every gadget or utensil imaginable. It was nice to see it also included all the spices, oils, vinegars, and rudimentary baking ingredients. As we were there for an extended period we did some cooking at home. Having said that, there are a surprising number of excellent restaurants in town. My husbands favorite was either the tacos at La Frigata or the sushi at La Casita. I loved the daily fish at the hotel Pescadoro and the margaritas at El Gecko on the beach were excellent. The only place we could find with craft beer was Smokies, they have an outstanding mexican chicken soup and is a great pub with big screens and wonderful staff. They were kind enough to keep my purse safe with them one night when it was left behind ☺

We also can't forget the fabulous traditional in house dinners brought to us by Chef Leo. Best enchilldas in Barriles!! Thx Leo.

There are plenty of water toys, snorkling equipment and beach towels for use.

Mark and Jen were wonderful hosts. Although they live next door we never felt intruded upon and our privacy was well respected. If we needed to borrow something (muffin pan) needed directions (Cabo Pulmo) or recommendations (best restaurant in Los Barriles, good realtor) they were always there to help.

The location of the house is actually in Buena Vista which is a 30 minute walk along the beach or 5 minute drive from Barriles. Close enough to go for dinner and supplies but far enough away for privacy. For us, the location was perfect. Safety was never an issue and everyone in town was friendly and welcoming.

We rented a car for our stay, which we would do again as it opened up several other towns for exploration.

The drive from the airport is about 45 minutes on a good road. The drive takes you through "free range" so isn't advisable at night. However we did it at night several times without incident.

We loved our stay and would highly recomend Casa Front Row. If Los Barriles is your destination, this is an ideal place to enjoy it from

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceeded Our Expectations!

  • 5 of 5

This home & location are the best. Walking in the front door you just go Wow, this will work. The sunrise views over the Sea of Cortez are unbelievable. Mark & Jen are the best & have supplied everything you could possibly need. All of our expectations were exceeded. Make sure you go fishing with Mark. His boats & equipment are 2nd to none. I don't often write reviews but this is an exceptional place & Mark & Jen have everything & I mean everything dialed-in to the Max. Do yourself a favor & book with the best! Team JenWren. You won't be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Mark and Jennifer,

We cannot thank you enough for sharing your piece of paradise with our family. Your oceanfront house could not be more perfect! We felt like we were living a dream. My favorite spot was sitting on the balcony and enjoying the palm trees and ocean view. Your home had EVERYTHING we could possible need. We especially appreciated the TV purchase so we could hook up our equipment and have movie and popcorn nights. I also loved sleeping in the palm tree bedroom with the door open at night listening to the sound of the waves. This was our third stay in Los Barilles, and by far our best experience. Thank you for being such kind and friendly hostesses. I am in the process of reviewing my pictures and plan to make a picture book for my family. The pictures look AMAZING! We look forward to coming back. If anyone reading this is contemplating staying here, DON'T hesitate! It's worth every penny!

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Home in Baja

  • 5 of 5

Words alone do not do justice to this property. Our best friends Kim and Val joined my wife Kathy and myself for a week in Baja. This three bedroom home is an amazing value. Master bedroom is huge and has separate walk-in closet and bathroom. Other two bedrooms are large as well. Kitchen is fully stocked with dishes and other for all your needs. Views from the dining room and bedrooms are breath taking.......your looking out on the gulf of California. Walk down the patio steps and across 50 feet of sand and your in the warm waters of baja. Home has two kayaks for your use. Mask and fins are also included. You want first class fishing... book owner Mark's boats for a once in a lifetime fishing experience. No gear needed.....just bring sunscreen, a hat and some food and your good! By the way, the boats(3) are right in front of Casa Front Row. You shuttle out to the boats on their inflatable and off you go. In 10 minutes your picking up bait and then another 10-20 minutes later - hookup! Tuna, wahoo, yellowtail and other baja species are waiting.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Car: recommended

Kayaks and stand up paddle board. Next door to Jen Wren Sportfishing. Check out teamjenwren. Fishing discounts for rentors of this property.


Rates & Availability

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4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Please contact us for detailed directions to our property. At that time we will give you the entry code to the privacy gate at the entrance to the property. When you enter the code the decorative ships chain gates will automatically open.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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