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Peaceful Palm Retreat Walking Distance from Town

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Bedrooms 1
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Property type cottage

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Relax in this secluded casita, decorated in Mexican style for the enjoyment of the discerning traveler. The deck is a perfect spot for coffee or cocktail with it's view of the palms, the golden light of sunset, and the call of birds (watch for i owls!) The casita is fully furnished, has wi-fi, complete water filters making all the water potable, and has parking for your rental car. Our location is at the edge of town, allowing easy access to the many local festival events as well as exquisite restaurants, shopping and art galleries, and is also 10-15 minute walking distance from the beach. The swimming beach of Los Cerritos is a 15 minute drive south offering great surfing. The casita is located above the owner's art studio where drawing and painting classes are offered on Thursday mornings and painting is always in progress. The main house and the casita are situated on one acre of land, and are completely fenced and gated providing security and comfort.

Activities are always happening in Todos Santos and 2016 proves to be an exciting season. The music festival headlining Peter Buck of REM is scheduled for january (scheduled the 14 - 23 -- sign on the Todos Santos Music Festival Website to view performers and purchase tickets) The artists studio tour will be February 6th and 7th where you can visit local artists studios and purchase treasures, the latin film festival at the end of february featuring major films from Latin American countries, and the gastro vino festival in April. It seems like something fun is always happening in this town and you are invited to contact me for dates and information.

Keywords: private casita, country living, close to town, peaceful views of palms, secure, gated, pool, wi-fi, water purifying system

More Details

Owner
Tori Sepulveda
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
2 May, 2018

About Tori Sepulveda

Oscar and Tori selected Todos Santos as their home in Mexico after years of researching tropical paradises. After retiring from teaching high school art and Oscar from the business world, the two are following their dreams of painting and golfing and surfing in Baja

Tori Sepulveda purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Tori Sepulveda chose Todos Santos

this location is outstanding for its privacy while still being close to town and to the beach. We are located at the edge of town so it is easy walking or quick driving distance to access all that Todos Santos has to offer.

What makes this cottage unique

Whether for the artist, the sports enthusiast or the person who wants the connection with town, this property is located to take full advantage of the things Todos Santos has to offer. Hiking, surfing, fishing, bicycling, photography, bird watching, painting, or just relaxing on the property, can all be enjoyed close by. I love to sit on the patio of the guest casita, looking out over the palm orchard, watching the sunset and the bird life. It is so comfortable and tranquil here.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Todos Santos in La Paz Municipality

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • the floor is stone pavers and the window in the shower looks out on the countryside
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Ping Pong Table
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(40 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.975 based on 40 reviews
Seattle, WA
5

We will be back!

  • 5 of 5

Tori and Oscar are genuinely amazing people! They treated us like family from the moment we arrived to warm hugs that they offered to us when we departed. They are both great hosts with so much knowledge to offer from just about everything from food, shopping, beaches, excursions, art, the surrounding area, and even about life in general.

Their property in Todos Santos is absolutely beautiful! Tori and Oscar's attention to detail is by far the best that we have experienced from any VRBO host to date. You notice these details from the moment you pull in through their gates. The architecture, construction, craftsmanship, landscaping, amenities, and cleanliness are pretty extraordinary. We felt right at home immediately! The bed and bedroom are very cozy, we were able to unwind and sleep in every day during our stay. We also enjoyed the balcony each morning that overlooks the beautiful palm orchard.

Another wonderful perk of staying with Tori and Oscar are their two loving dogs—Chico and Dante! These boys greeted and showered us with love that we were missing from our dog back at home. They were both very respectful and well trained, these know how to wait until you give them permission to return the love.

Tori and Oscar are truly inspirational and amazing, we hope to follow in their footsteps someday! We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: gracias amigos!!! We definitely enjoyed your stay and will look forward to seeing you again! We did feel like family!
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5

Great location, amazing pool, lovely yard and views!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying with Tori, Oscar, Dante and Chico! The heated pool is wonderful! Tori and Oscar were very nice and accommodating! We feel lucky to have met them! They were happy to provide helpful information and show you the maps. Tori even brought us a delicious smoothie our first morning and gave us a papaya! Dante and Chico, the furry canine hosts are also delightful! The upstairs Casita is very nice and comfortable. Sunsets from the veranda overlooking the pool and gardens are beautiful! It was so nice to have filtered water throughout and good hot showers inside and at the pool! The casita is in a good location, easy to find and easy to walk to town. Thanks! We'll be back!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to share time with you and we will look forward to your return. The icing on the cake was finding your Colorado friends here! Big hugs to you both! Tori and Oscar
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Portland OR USA
5

If I could rate it 10 stars, I would!

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have asked for a better experience in Todos Santos - comfortable place to stay, beautiful setting, ideal location, & the warmest + kindest hosts you could imagine. Do not pass up the chance to stay here!

Casita is perfect for two people - very comfortable and clean, with authentic touches. Kitchen is equipped with an excellent gas stove & fresh water to cook meals, shower is piping hot with great water pressure, bed is oh so comfortable, temperature is perfect with the windows open & a light breeze flowing in.

Words nor photos will do justice to the beauty of the grounds. Tori & Oscar have created a peaceful oasis that is pure bliss. We were perfectly content to spend some days just lounging about the gardens, balcony, and poolside.

The location can't be beat. 10 minute walk into town or beach, 5 minute or less drive, 15 minute drive to our most favorite beach, Playa Las Palmas.

And the hosts...what can I say? This was the type of trip I have always dreamed of: you go to another country and make friends who impact your life & you will cherish forever; that was our experience with Tori & Oscar. Two of the most caring, genuine, and relaxed people we have met. They are an inspiration, and have much to share on Todos Santos, Baja, and life in general : )

I would be remiss if I didn't mention the pups...the cherry on top of the trip was the loving affection & attention we received from oh so well behaved Dante & Chico. If you have pets at home, these guys will keep your heart filled in their absence...and if you don't have pets, they will make you want to adopt <3

We will be back for certain!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you Jess and Rob - your warm words made us wish you were still here! We had such a good time with you and you would be such fun neighbors. We will definitely stay in touch = and will reconnect in other parts of the world or maybe back here one day soon! Abrazos fuertes amigos! Tori and Oscar and the boys
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5

Peaceful Beautiful Idyllic

  • 5 of 5

I felt the stress leave my body when we drove onto the property. Warm, welcoming hosts. Highly recommend staying here.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: thanks John and Linda - you are now officially part of the family. We loved getting to know you! Tori and Oscar
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5

A warm welcome in Todos Santos!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we were greeted by Tori, Chico and Dante we knew we were in for an exceptional stay. After showing us where everything was, we went to see whales and the sunset just outside of town. Coming back to the Casita was so comfortable, the lighting was great, the Mexican tile work so beautiful, the bed was comfy, and the recommendations of where to go and what to see were spot on. Thanks so much Tori and Oscar (sorry we missed you) for making your home open to us and your other guests. It was lovely of you to share your love of your community with us, if only for a few days.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gracias amigos - it truly was a pleasure to get to know you and spend time with you. People like you are what VRBO and sharing our home are all about!
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5

Clean, private suite with amazing hosts!

  • 5 of 5

Oscar and Tori are fantastic hosts who have developed a little piece of paradise in Todos Santos. We had a great stay and hope we get a chance to come back to the area again.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: we loved getting to know you and do hope you get a chance to return!! Tori and Oscar - and Dante and Chico send their love!
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
la paz or los cabos
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
swimming beach - Los Cerritos
Nearest Point of Interest
casita location
Nearest Point of Interest
stadium
Nearest Point of Interest
Pemex
Car: necessary

latin film festival, Music festival, Art festival, tango festival, art galleries

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