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Casa Chile for rent in downtown (el centro) Puerto Vallarta - Ocean Views!

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Separate WCs1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Casa Chile is a three - floor hillside private house atop an owners - occupied home in the downtown area of Puerto Vallarta called El Centro. The first floor charming accomidations has two - bedroom occupancy, air conditioning two - and - a - half baths, and a large covered patio. The unit has full ocean, mountain, and city views. Climb the 45 stairs past tropical gardens to the front door.

Only a five minute walk to the beach , grocery store, and four blocks to the north end of the Malecon area of shops, restaurants, and clubs.

Property Details:

The unit consists of an outdoor covered patio open - air full kitchen totally equipped for cooking. Gas stove/oven, microwave, refrigerator/freezer, coffee maker, other small appliances, and bottled water provided. Washer and dryer, table and chairs.

Walking distance to everything, one block to busses and taxis and the Puerto Vallarta Performing Arts Centre,

Your host is Roger - PV and San Francisco

Suitability:

Events allowed, long - term renters welcome, minimum age limit for renter, limited accessibility, pets considered, smoking allowed outdoors only, GLBT.

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Listing Number 4428110

More Details

Property Manager
Roger McGee
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
2 May, 2018

About Roger McGee

Grew up in Bay Area in California. Primary career was a hairstylist. Have been involved in real estate throughout my life and enjoy building/renovating properties. Always dreamed of retiring in a beautiful ocean tourist area like Puerto Vallarta and enjoy providing affordable lodging with tremendous views of the beautiful city.

Roger McGee purchased this house in 2011

Why Roger McGee chose Colonia 5 de Diciembre

I have been coming to Puerto Vallarta for 19 years, so thought I would retire here. Good choice! :)

What makes this house unique

My partner of 12 years and I loved Casa Chile the minute we saw it. It is in traditional Mexican style in a friendly neighbor and we don't need a car because everything we need is in walking, bus or taxi distance. It's very safe here, lots of tourists, mostly American, Mexican and Canadian whom with we have made many lasting friendships.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Colonia 5 de Diciembre in Downtown

Property Type:
  • house
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: 14:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • This unit is two full baths and one half bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • The master bedroom has a full bath. Safe is provided for this unit. The second bedroom has a half bath. The second bedroom can use the large full bath ,located in the laundry room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • water skiing
Notes:
Housekeeping will be provided once a week for guests who book 7 nights or more. LGBT Welcome

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Casa Chile for rent in downtown (el centro) Puerto Vallarta - Ocean Views!
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 24 reviews
5

What a wonderful experience in Mexxico

  • 5 of 5

I wanted to try something different from the typical overly large resort and experience more interaction with the real people. Casa Chile exceeded all my expectations. High quality air conditioning is a must for me and I was not disappointed. We had two bedrooms with king size beds, impeccably decorated with a direct view of the ocean and fabulous sunsets. Two and a half baths fully equipped with all first class supplies and towels. The free WIFI is important to me so I could stay in touch with my tennis league. Taxis are ridiculously inexpensive, so I did not have to rent a car. 50 pesos ($3 US) paid for most rides. I love meeting people and trying out my broken Spanish at every opportunity. The Mexican people were super nice and most of them could handle English. Fellow tourists abounded with Canadians and Americans and a couple Germans and French. Casa Chile is perfect for all kinds of people. Many of them

Roger anticipated every possible need. His system of providing keyed locks for every single entryway gives total security.

The beach is a very short four block walk. You can go deep sea fishing, parasailing, play beach volleyball, rent a big umbrella, listen to the music, soak up some rays, get a foot massage, order drinks, build sandcastles or just take a nap. The Botannical Gardens are a nice side trip, with beautiful flowers and a restaurant where a soothing breeze made me never want to leave. Joe/Jacks has the best seafood. Captain Don's features live music and dancing every Tuesday.

I can hardly wait to go back to Casa Chile.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, well maintained , comfortable, convenient

  • 5 of 5

Just as the pictures show, our casa was absolutely perfect. Actually the pictures do not do it justice. The place is immaculate, the bedrooms are beautifully decorated and comfortable and the view is outstanding. Roger our host is always trying to improve on perfection. This was our second time staying at Casa Chile and it has truly become our home away from home. We are already counting down to our next year's stay. Roger is an extremely attentive host and will always do his best to accommodate your needs. A wonderful surprise this year was a delicious dinner prepared onsite in Roger's gorgeous courtyard by a wonderful chef. The dinner was outstanding and so fresh and we all felt so pampered and special. The location of the Casa is perfect. It's 3 blocks up from the ocean, a 5 or so minute walk to the Malecon and in the neighbourhood itself there are many places to eat. Great restaurants as well as great street eateries. There is fabulous fresh food market nearby, a grocery store and stores for just about every need. We would very highly recommend Casa Chile to anyone. You won't be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Accommodations

  • 5 of 5

This place is extremely clean with a great view. You can see the ocean from the balcony or your bedroom. Roger is a great host and is very helpful. This place is walkable to town so the location is perfect. My wife and I will definitely be booking this condo again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Wonderful, relaxing and friendly

  • 4 of 5

Our apartment was spacious and overlooked the bay. The kitchen/dining room/living room is an open floor plan that allows in the maximum of light and breeze, loaded with fine details from the columns to the glasses. I've never stayed in an apartment with so much indoor/outdoor space - loved it. The price for this view is that there are a lot of stairs. Roger is a fantastic host, always ready to help (he would have even carried our bags if I didn't stop him). Not Old Town and not the high-rise hotel zone, the neighborhood is convenient to the beach and many fine restaurants. It's a bit removed from the party bars (a plus in our case). We would definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Toronto, Canada
5

Fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

We had the most wonderful stay with Roger. He made us feel right at home from the moment we arrived. His Casa is lovely and has everything you need. It's fabulously decorated. Very Mexican and very comfortable. It's a short walk to the beach and a lovely walk to the Malecon and shopping and restaurants and everything. We would not hesitate or a moment to refer anyone to stay with Roger. It was our best trip to Puerto Vallarta in all the years we have been coming.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Enjoyed everything about our 21 day stay...exceeded expectations

  • 5 of 5

The casa was very clean, well appointed, excellent location to beach, fabulous Malacon, numerous restaurants and shops, all within short walking distances. The local buses were convenient for travelling further if you want to explore. The owner was very friendly and helpful and answered our many queries for getting about. We felt very safe walking around during the day and after dark. We highly recommend this casa.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
1
Nearest Beach
0.03 Miles
Camarones
Car: not necessary

Traditional Mexican neighborhood in the heart of the historic old town city. Convenient location for transportation, shopping, dinning and a 3 min. walk to the beach and on the beach bars/food. GLBT

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Damage Insurance £44.42

Rates are subject to change before booking. NOTE: There is a $30.00 a night fee for extra guests.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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