A one-of-a-kind stay in South Padre Island awaits at 'Villa at Casa Mariposa!' This unique vacation rental villa for up to 10 offers 4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, 1,500 square feet of interior living space, and 800 square feet of outdoor living space in the courtyard. Secluded from the outside world, you'll lose yourself in nature, color, art, and old-world charm upon returning to the home after a day of fun in the Texas sun.
-- THE PROPERTY --
Bedroom 1: Full Bed | Bedroom 2: Full Bed | Bedroom 3: Full Bed | Bedroom 4 (Master Bedroom): Queen Bed | Additional Sleeping: Couch, Air Mattress
Soothing sounds of water and singing birds greet you as you walk into a private Mexican-inspired courtyard with a large fountain. You'll be instantly lulled into a sense of peace and tranquility as the smell of plumerias linger in the air.
Mix yourself a cocktail and take a load off on one of the brightly-colored hammocks in the courtyard. You'll love relaxing in this peaceful space while you breathe in the fresh sea air. The Valley Land Fund Migratory Bird Sanctuary backs up to the property, so you're sure to hear or even see some unique birds during your stay!
The second you step inside the 'Villa at Casa Mariposa,' you'll feel as if you've been transported to another world. Vibrant colors and unique architecture mix to produce an eclectic combination of old-world charm and modern Mexican and Moroccan influences.
The interior of the home offers an open floor plan with a sitting area, dining table, and a fully equipped kitchen. Let the chef in your group make a 5-star meal while you relax and watch your favorite shows on the flat-screen TV. The villa also offers a gas grill for those who'd like to make a barbecue feast while on vacation!
All 10 guests will sleep well when it's time to call it a night. The first 3 bedrooms offer full-sized beds, and the fourth room features a queen bed. Two additional guests in your travel group can either sleep on the couch or air mattress.
-- THE LOCATION --
South Padre Island is the longest barrier island in the world with a stretch of beach 30 miles long. The Island offers something for everyone, from water activities like fishing, snorkeling, stand up paddle boarding and windsurfing to lazy days building sand castles on the beach.
Situated between the Laguna Madre Bay and the Gulf of Mexico this area is home to some of the best fishing in Texas. Enjoy a pina colada in hand and your toes in the sand the same day you arrive, as the beach is only a few minutes from the villa.
Those with the need for an adrenaline rush can take a surf lesson and catch a wave in the Gulf of Mexico. Recoil Inc, a family amusement park that features a variety of activities for all ages, is just a few minutes away for endless family fun. More excitement awaits out on the ocean, where you can try your hand paddleboarding or kiteboarding!
Looking to do something more relaxing? South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center is a premier destination to watch birds, butterflies, and the natural wildlife of south Texas. Also, be sure to visit Sea Turtle Inc. and say hello to the rare Kemp's ridley sea turtles. Yoga on the beach, dolphin watching and dancing on the bay, whatever your taste, South Padre Island will provide.
As a mecca for migrating birds, South Padre Island is a birdwatcher's paradise. The best time to come to the island for bird watching is during early spring or the fall and winter. Guests visiting during these seasons are bound to see thousands of birds of all different species!
Nestled in the heart of the Entertainment District of South Padre Island, the 'Villa at Casa Mariposa' is a hidden gem among beautiful South Texas paradise. Bike or walk just 2 minutes down the road to find yourself in the middle of bars, restaurants, and so much more. Whether you're in the mood for seafood or traditional Mexican cuisine, the island has something to suit your appetite.
-- THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE --
Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.
-- ADDITIONAL DETAILS --
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, courtyard with fountain, gas grill, hammocks, free WiFi, pet friendly, flat-screen cable TV, air conditioning, driveway parking for 2, and much more!
- Secluded South Padre Island location, yet just minutes from restaurants and bars in the Entertainment District. Take a short drive to the coast for ultimate relaxation on the sand and unbeatable fishing! Go birding or dolphin watching, or rent a paddleboard or kiteboard for a day of excitement on the ocean
- Nearest Commercial Airport: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport - 700 Amelia Earhart Dr, Brownsville, TX 78521, (~24.9 miles away)
-- POLICIES --
- No smoking
- Dog friendly with $50 per dog, per stay fee (maximum 2 allowed)
- No events, parties or large gatherings
- Note that 8 guests can sleep comfortably in the bedrooms and 2 guests can sleep comfortably on the air mattress or couch, bringing the maximum occupancy to a total of 10
- Must be at least 21 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in