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Casa De La Paz...a Beautiful Mexican Casa

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Casa de la Paz, a beautiful Mexican Casa in the heart of San Pancho in the Nayrit Rivera, is a relaxing peaceful place to unwind. Located in the heart of a small Mexican fishing village. Enjoy the ambiance of cobblestone streets, horse riders, and the chickens and other village critters abound. The casa is located within easy walking distance for shopping, dining, and recreational activities, including the beach.

This two bedroom two bath casa is beautifully furnished with locally crafted furniture and artwork. The large kitchen is fully equipped with a large gas stove and refrigerator with freezer for your culinary delight. Poolside patios and terraces provide serene, restful areas away from the main casa.

Housekeeping, pool, and gardening services are provided two days per week with additional days available.

Keywords: Home

More Details

Owner
Frank Dunbar
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2018

About Frank Dunbar

My wife and I are retired teachers in California and built Casa de la Paz in 2004 as our retirement home. After retirement we became grandparents (ten wonderful children) and our retirement plans were altered. We now enjoy San Pancho several times a year and rent it when we are not able to be here there.

Frank Dunbar purchased this house in 2004

Why Frank Dunbar chose San Francisco

We built Casa de la Paz in the heart of the village because we wanted to be walking distance to all of the benefits of this lovely pueblo.

What makes this house unique

The furnishings and art work in the casa are all fom local craftsmen. We love the Mexican culture and wanted our home to reflect this. While the outside colors are neutral (except for the beautiful gardens), the inside of the casa is alive with vivid colors. There are several different outside patios to enjoy the pool and gardens. Fans and A/C are in all rooms. We have a golf cart for rent, for $35 usd per day (15% less than local rates).

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in San Francisco in Bahía de Banderas

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Showers in both bathrooms as well as an outdoor shower to wash away the beach sand.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed
  • Queen size Beds (1) Built in queen bed in master bedroom., Double Beds (2) Built in double beds n guest room.,
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Casa De La Paz...a Beautiful Mexican Casa
average rating of 4.75 based on 24 reviews
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Too Noisy

  • 1 of 5

House was cute but the neighbor situation become unbearable. After four nights of being woken up by barking dogs (that are chained next door) and countless roosters before 5am, we left and checked in to a resort so we could enjoy the last three nights of our vacation. Owner needs to either address situation next door or not rent the unit because it truly is unbearable. We tried ear plugs but that was a joke. Roosters and dogs sounded like they were in our bedrooms. On last day, the same neighbors started burning trash and the entire house and front pool area filled with smoke. That was the straw that broke the camels back. I would not stay in this unit if you are looking for a nice relaxing Mexican vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property. Great price. Not the owners fault, but the roosters next door are no joke.

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful house, but dang those roosters. Zero sleep the first night. Had to go to the pharmacy to drug up for the remainder of our stay to get sleep. Not ideal. If you are one of those people that can sleep through anything, go for it. And yes, I have been to Mexico at least 20 times. These roosters should be on Xanax.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Casa de la Paz is your own little oasis. Beautiful accommodation.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, management very helpful. We will be definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

beautiful retreat

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed this property very much. Frank was a little hard to communicate with but once we arrived Eduardo and Marlena were very helpful and accommodating. Property was great, clean, well equipped. We loved the leafy courtyard, the incredible taco place down the street and the brewhouse in the opposite direction. San Pancho is lovely and the perfect Mexican beach town. Bring earplugs as the neighbors dogs and roosters are pretty intense.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle
5

Beautiful home, garden and pool right in town

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Cases de la Paz! The backyard is shaded by about 4pm in the afternoon, which provides for a wonderful, beautiful and quite tranquil living area for the evening. The home is spacious with all necessary amenities and the location is perfect - literally in the middle of town and a couple minutes walk to the beach. Frank and Eduardo (the local manager) were available to assist whenever we had questions. I highly recommend this place to anyone who wants to experience San Pancho and all it's amazing culture.

Just as a note, the family next door has chickens, roosters and dogs. The Senora is really sweet and is one of the town's originals.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico
5

Beautiful Mexican Casa

  • 5 of 5

What a delightful Mexican casa in the heart of San Pancho! We were looking for a romantic beach getaway for a week in a small pueblo that was only a few hours drive away from our retirement home in Mexico. Upon arrival we were very pleasantly surprised at the location, the decor and the well stocked kitchen of the casa.

Cooking is what we like to do so this was a perfect place for us. But, after exploring this quaint little town, we found so many amazing restaurants to enjoy meals at that cooking soon took a "back burner".

The swimming pool was nice for a quick dip to cool off during the day and the air conditioning inside was appreciated during the night.

The property manager and the maid were attentive to any needs we might have (although we had none) and the owner was readily available if needed.

The beach was pleasant and not at all crowded and only a few minutes walk away along tree-lined streets. We explored some of the nearby pueblos (Sayulita, Punta de Mita, Lo de Marcos, etc) and found some stunningly isolated and deserted tropical beaches but San Pancho was our favorite place.

We would not hesitate to book this property again.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: recommended

Casa de la Paz is located in the heart of the village within easy walking to all of the pueblo's amenities.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in San Francisco, Mexican Riviera - Jalisco

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£683
for 3 nights
From
£152
£1,290
£4,782
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposi £227.73
Refundable Damage Deposit £227.73

1-2 people = $200/night

$15/night for each additional guest (children three or under exempt)
No Discounts for November, December, January and the week before and after Easter.

A$300 refundable, security, damage deposit required to book the casa

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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