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Veronica Howard, Shannon Howard

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, spanish

Family- friendly and lovely house

8 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Todos Santos House Rental Photos and Description

Casa Palma Grande 2 bedrooms 2.5 bathrooms.

Casa Palma Grande is Studio style, each having their own bathroom . There is one big kitchen under a beautiful rustic palapa roof and an outdoor patio/dining area.

Our beautiful property is situated right in town, in a nice neighborhood. There is a large wall that surrounds the entire property, making it very private but within walking distance to Hotel California, restaurants, galleries, and other local attractions.

The outdoor living space here is amazing. Our yard is filled with various plants and trees. We have nicknamed our house 'Casa Palma Grande' because we have the biggest royal palm tree in Todos Santos. There are beautiful fruit trees and flowers throughout the property. It makes you feel like you're in the jungle.

We built our house slowly over many years trying to make it as special as possible every step of the way. You feel right at home in this safe and secure environment.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Veronica Howard, Shannon Howard (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks: english, spanish

About Veronica Howard, Shannon Howard

I grew up in Todos Santos and lived there until I was 23. 10 years ago I got married and moved to Washington state. We go to Mexico every year to visit family and work on our house.

Veronica Howard, Shannon Howard purchased this house in 2008

Why Veronica Howard, Shannon Howard chose Baja California Sur

Our beautiful property is situated right in town, in a nice neighborhood. There is a large wall that surrounds the entire property, making it very private but within walking distance to Hotel California, restaurants, galleries, museum,

What makes this house unique

The outdoor living space here is amazing. Our yard is filled with various plants and trees. We have nicknamed our house 'Casa Palma Grande' because we have the biggest royal palm tree in Todos Santos. There are beautiful fruit trees and flowers throughout the property. It makes you feel like you're in the jungle.

We built our house slowly over many years trying to make it as special as possible every step of the way. You feel right at home in this safe and secure environment.

Reviews

5
based on 8 traveler reviews

Family- friendly and lovely house
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
Calgary
5

Amazing property! "Everything you need!"

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week in mid July and absolutely loved it! The property was very homie and had everything you needed to make it a home away from home for the week. The rooms were nicely furnished, comfortable and supplied plenty of bath towels.

There was 5 of us staying here and it was very comfortable. It had all the necessities to be able to make your breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Big fridge, coffee maker, oven, water dispenser, all utensils - dishes, cutlery, cups, glasses, frying pans and more.

The garden was beautiful.

It had a bunch of mango trees which were ripe for picking and very tasty. It had a tropical feel with lots of beautiful plants and was well maintained. It had a sand pit and playhouse for the kids which was great and an outdoor toilet which was quite nice for those hot summer nights.

The La Casita was very homie, an open style kitchen and dining area where you could sit with family and friends and socialise very comfortably.

They had a lot of neat and imaginative decorative pieces which really set this place apart from your ordinary hotel room or guesthouse.

It felt like they really put in a great effort to make their guests feel at home but yet succeeded in creating a very artsy and unique lodging experience.

The owners also provided fans to cool off and each room was equipped with ceiling fans which were much appreciated after a long day exploring Todos Santos's local shopping, cuisine, culture and Off-road Can-aming with Black Sheep Motorsports which was awesome.

I would 100% come back and stay here again next time we're in Todos Santos!

Great location in the middle of town and we thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank you and hope to see ye soon again!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the awesome review!!
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5

Beautiful outdoor space

  • 5 of 5

I LOVED this property. It's located right in town although once you're inside the gates you feel like you're in your own personal green space. Green vines and beautiful white flowers surround the entrance as you walk through. The kitchen and living space is all outside and was stocked with everything we needed. Beside the living area is a beautiful, well kept garden full of exotic trees, tropical plants, and a stone path leading through to the two large Casitas in the back. The rooms are big in size and both have long concrete benches with pillows and a big dresser.

Each Casita also has its own bathroom. The water pressure in the shower is really good and we could get cold and hot water throughout the day which is a luxury not always found in Todos Santos.

The location was amazing with everything you'd need only a few blocks away. Every morning we'd walk the 2 blocks to the smoothie bar where you can get the freshest fruit drinks I've ever tasted. The taco shop on the corner was a big hit as well.

My only complaint is they advertise it sleeps up to 6 which was not the case. There's 1 king and 1 queen bed and a very small couch in the living area which was definitely not suitable for sleeping. She did bring us an extra mattress to accommodate our 5th guest which worked out fine.

I would definitely recommend this to anyone looking for a beautiful space and a great location in Todos Santos.

Thanks so much for accommodating us! We had a great holiday!!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank so much for you review!! We get two little beds yestarde to bring to our house for next time, excited to be back to work more in our house to make it better for our guess... Thanks Veronica howard
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5

Great place for a vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Casa Palma for a week and it was great! Awesome location, very comfortable, lots of room, well stocked kitchen and linens. Veronica was great to deal with - always available and responsive. Would definitely stay there again!!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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New Bern, NC
5

Perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 3 nights over spring break with our two kids and it was great. I loved that it was walking distance to shops and restaurants and that you could pull your car into the property behind a gate. The tropical foliage was beautiful to come back to after a day of sightseeing and the beds were very comfortable. If you like unique places, I would recommend staying here! That being said, if you are unaccustomed to the tropics and cannot stand an occasional cockroach, it may not be the perfect place for you. Shannon and Veronica made the rental process easy and we had everything we needed. The boogie boards they have there for guests to use were a hit with our two kids at the beach. They also had a cooler available. There were plenty of towels (beach towels too), and the outdoor living room was a relaxing place to sit and read with an iced cold beer in your hand! It may be cost-prohibitive right now, but Shannon and Veronica, I would recommend considering adding a small "dip" pool over against the back wall. I think that would be a draw for renters and it would look absolutely beautiful! Maybe in the future? Anyway, we were VERY glad we picked this unique and fun place to stay and our kids loved it too!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks you guys!!! For sure want to make this place to get better and better every year!! Can wait to get there this year to work and fix some many stuff to make it look good!!
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5

Charming and private place.

  • 5 of 5

We just spent 5 days in Shannon and Veronica's place with our 2 young daughters and we do not regret our decision! This place has a large courtyard with plants and hideaways for the girls. The owners left some toys, and all you need to go to the beach (umbrella, cooler, buggy board) The bakery and mini supermarket are one block away. We managed to find delicious local restaurants on "Collegio Militar"! We went in the mornings to the beach "Los Cerritos" (my husband took a surf lesson!) and went one day to The Tecolote" beach north of La Paz to take a tour to the Espiritu Santo island. What a relaxing stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great palce - Great Location

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I just spent 5 wonderful days here and really enjoyed our stay. The property is located off the main drag on a nice residential street; within walking distance to everything. The place was super clean and the grounds were well kept. It was very relaxing to be able to just lounge around, read a book and drink a beer, all in the comfort of our little oasis. Or should I say big oasis, as we felt a little guilty that we had so much room for just to people. My wife and I are already planning to come back next year if possible. Also, the owners were very easy and friendly to work with.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy to hear the you guys have a gret time..thanks for you coment! Shannon and Veronica howard
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Map

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
SJD Los Cabos Mexico International Airport
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
la paz baja california sur
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
punta lobos
Car: recommended

there are many art gallery's, botique's, food and shopping

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Rates & Availability

Todos Santos House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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3 night minimum stay
$125
$700
$2,550
 

Additional information about rental rates

$60 usd cleaning fee. You pay there on arrival

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Amenities

Todos Santos House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Historic
General:
  • Garage
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.25
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 queen
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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