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Cozy little house near El Calvario Church

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

A safe and comfortable place to stay during your visit.

This small but very cozy little home, has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and a fully equipped kitchen that can accomdate comfortably up to 6 people. Each bedroom has a full size bed, closets and linnen. The livingroom has an entertainment center. The terrace gives you a beautiful view of the volcanoes and surrounding mountains. The back of the house has a nice rose garden where you can relax. Cable TV and fast WiFi are included. There are two bikes to get around and the house comes with two days of food and supplies. The house is located in a very safe neighborhood just across from a well known Hotel Villa Colonial.


Owner
Rene Constantino de Leon
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 March, 2017

About Rene Constantino de Leon

Retired from IBM. US born, raised in Guatemala. Lived in the US 30 years and now in Anigua for 15 years.

Rene Constantino de Leon purchased this house in 2014

Why Rene Constantino de Leon chose Guatemala

It has been specially prepared so you will feel at home with all services and attention you may require.

What makes this house unique

Personalized attention to make you feel at home. The house is within walking distance to all points of interest in Antigua Guatemala. The owner sees that all your needs and expectations are met. Additional services such as driver with a minivan to wait for you at the airport or take you to places of interest is also available ($30 each way tip included).

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Antigua Guatemala in Sacatepequez

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 5
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Both bathrooms come with soap, toilet paper, shampoo, thoothpaste and towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • All 3 bedrooms have closets, linnen and towels. There is a security box in one of the rooms. The master bedroom has a priivate bathroom. The other two rooms share a bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
Attractions:
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
Notes:
There will be food in the house for 1 or 2 days. Private driver to take you to the house from the airport can be arranged for a very reasonable price. The same driver with his minivan can be arranged for private tours.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

Cozy little house near El Calvario Church
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
Madison, Wi
5

Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

Rene was quickly responsive to all our questions and requests. The Casita is well appointed and it was great to have a full kitchen. We enjoyed cooking some meals "at home" with all the fresh food from the market. In addition, Rene went above and beyond leaving us some staples such as bread, milk, fruit, snacks and even a bottle of wine! Such a thoughtful gift to find after having travelled thousands of miles and all day from home. The property is a pleasant 15-20 minute walk from the square, so factor this is when planning your day in lovely Antigua. We hope to have the opportunity to stay here again sometime.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Palm Springs
5

Amazing Home

  • 5 of 5

Rene, Thank you for letting us stay in your home. The house is beautiful and has all the necessities for a vacation home. I recommend this home for anyone that's looking into staying in Antigua Guatemala

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank for your review Denise, I look forward to your next visit. Rene.
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5

Better than home!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent a week in Rene's casita in February. It was a great house and Rene didn't miss a detail! Anything we needed was there. Rene provided a list of names/numbers of transport and we had a great time with Hector, the Tuc Tuc driver. The Casita is an easy walk to the city center and the bicycles are great for getting around more quickly. The courtyard is very relaxing and the rooftop terrace provided great sunset and moonlight views! Awesome vacation-Can't wait to go back!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write these nice words. I hope to see you again very soon. Rene.
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Rene, you are absolutely the best! This house is just wonderful, and yes. . . .soooooooo cozy! It has everything renters might need. I've rented in Antigua for years and this house has the most amenities. Had a wonderful stay and I would rather be there right now. Thanks, Rene!

Jana

  • Review Submitted: Feb 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review Jana!
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Portland, Maine
5

Respite from cold Maine winter.

  • 5 of 5

My two adult children and I stayed in Rene's house for 2+ weeks in late Dec./Jan 2016. Of course, this a great time to visit Guatemala with dry and warm weather. The house was perfect for us with plenty of room for everyone to have private space. Rene made sure there was food and coffee to get us through our first day. There is always plenty of drinking water. The kitchen has all the necessities. Bathrooms were surprisingly stocked with full sized soap, shampoo, conditioner, hairdryer and towels. Nice hot water! There is a washer and dryer in the house and I was happy to find a clothes line and clothes pins, as well. The property is very well groomed with an awesome covered picnic table on the rooftop terrace. This is a great spot for early morning and early evening reading and relaxing. We brought a couple of the garden chairs up to the terrace. Rene is the perfect host. We only needed to contact him a few times and he was gracious and very quick to respond. Because we were there over New Years we did have a bit of noise from fireworks that continued on for a few day. Guatemalans do love their fireworks! The street that the house sits on is a busy one, with traffic all throughout the day, but by mid evening things quiet right down. The distance to town was a perfect, direct-shot walk, taking about 10-15 minutes. We loved Rene's house and hospitality and I would highly recommend it for any couple or family visiting this beautiful old colonial town. Hopefully we will see you again, Rene!!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write this nice review. I look forward to your next visit! Rene.
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5

Great place to stay for family

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four fell in love with this home. We had breakfasts in the professionally gardened courtyard and some dinners on the rooftop terrace, watching the sunset over the mountains and volcanoes. Rene is a superb host and able to help with information, such as finding us a very reasonable transport to activities such as a volcano hike and a coffee plantation tour. The home is very comfortable with the amenities (including laundry!) that you'll need. Also located behind a hotel so when you want a great restaurant steps from your door, the hotel has it.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for this nice review. I am glad I was able to make your stay pleasant. I hope I can assist you on you next visit to Antigua! Rene.
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Location

San Francisco
"The number of testimonies are overwhelming!"
Las Palmas
"The decour is amazing and the food exquisite!"
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Guatemala City
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Hotel Villa Colonial
Nearest Beach
70 Miles
Monterrico Pacific coast
Car: not necessary

This cozy little house is located in one of the prettiest historic sections of Antigua. The Church of El Calvario is one block away. The house has 3 bedrooms and two full baths that can accommodate up to 5 people. The Kitchen is fully equipped. Services such as Cable TV and WiFi available.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Antigua Guatemala, Central & South America

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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3 night minimum stay
£234
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£378
£1,212
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleanning fee £20

The house can comfortably accomodate a max of 5 people.

Pay on Arrival, cash (Credit card add 5% card service).

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