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All the Charm of Mexico........All the Comforts of Home!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 2 bath, with mountain views & lovely garden! 1100 sq feet

All the Charm of Mexico - with all the Comforts of Home! This lovely duplex in Colonia La Cascada is a short 20 minute walk to the historic center. Totally furnished and artfully decorated.Slosh & soak in a tiled sunken tub in the master bathroom. There is a wonderful office/study area , perfect for the avid writer/ blogger. The kitchen is featured in the book 'Mexicocina, the Spirit and Style of the Mexican Kitchen'. The covered tiled porch is a perfect shady spot to relax in a hammock or dine al fresco, and there is a spacious roof garden that offers plenty of sun and views of the surrounding mountains. 2nd bath is outdoors,convenient to patios.The laundry room has full size washer/ dryer & tiled utility sink.

3 Lrg bedrooms:one with twins,one w/ queen,master w/ king

Amenities:UV PURIFIED WATER throughout. Washer, dryer, dishwasher, fully equipped kitchen, microwave, wireless Internet, phone, TV with DISH, DVD, linens provided, and weekly housekeeping.

MINIMUM ONE WEEK pricing sometimes by # of people

Keywords: A One Story Flat

More Details

Owner
Mimi Haberfeld
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, German, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 May, 2018

About Mimi Haberfeld

I am Cathey Lopez-Sandler,from Berkeley,CA. I have lived in Oaxaca for 12 years-by way of Guatemala-12 years, Europe-3years. I am passionate

about Precolumbian history, native plants & Mexican Art. I am inspired

in my own ceramic sculpture, by Mexican themes, especially Cacti!

Mimi Haberfeld purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Mimi Haberfeld chose De Xochimilco

I purchased this adobe farm house,remodeled it & have enjoyed it, for its

proximity to Centro.Without the noise of the city, the house is located

in a working class Mexican neighborhood,yet an easy 15-20 minute walk straight to the Zocalo! The beautiful garden space has grown into a jungle,

all in pots!

What makes this apartment unique

The spectacular views from the upper deck is perfect for enjoying the 180 degree mountain and valley views!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in De Xochimilco in Oaxaca

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 4 piece bathroom off of Master bedroom - two sinks. One - three piece bathroom off patio.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • 1 - King size bed in Master - Wall of built-in Closets and Drawers. 2 - Guest room with Queen size bed 3 - Guest room with Twin beds, but can be made into one King bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • swimming
Notes:
100% UV Purified Drinking and Bathing Water throughout the unit. Housekeeping once a week.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

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All the Charm of Mexico........All the Comforts of Home!
average rating of 4.882353 based on 17 reviews
5

Perfect for a small group of mature women!

  • 5 of 5

This casita is beautiful. It is very clean, has everything you need to cook, wash clothes, and read. The patio is delightful and art is everywhere. The beds are comfy. We usually walked into the Centro and took a taxi back. Added bonus: Alejandro got us at 4am to take us to the airport!

Overall, this is a great place and I would totally recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely apartment, quiet neighborhood near the center of town

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is well appointed, clean, and full of amazing art objects. The patio was a great spot to relax during the evenings and the kitchen was nicely set up for cooking. The wi-fi worked well, the bed was comfortable, and the tiled master bathroom was nothing short of elegant. The apartment was very comfortable and rather spacious for just my husband and me, but I think the second double bedroom would be a little crowded for a another couple and the second bathroom is out on the patio. The third bedroom has two twin beds. Alejandro and Judith were very welcoming and helpful, and even though we didn't speak Spanish well, we were able to communicate. We would certainly stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Oaxaca delight, warm and welcoming

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful casa, fully equipped kitchen, ethnic art galore (like a museum in art appreciation)...the access to the roof was stunning and provided tranquility for morning meditation and a little yoga....plus, the staff could not have been more attentive, especially when we needed extra blankets for the coldest night of the winter. We made a delicious vegetable soup in the gorgeously tiled kitchen ...Mil gracias to Mimi, Alejandro y Judith

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect for our family trip!

  • 5 of 5

Casa Vino Tinto was a great experience for our stay in Oaxaca. The patio, with its abundant plants, was a gracious spot for conversation and meals. The kitchen was well equipped., even had a few food items stocked for us The filtered water was a real bonus. The bedrooms are large, with comfortable beds. Having washer and dryer in the unit was great. Caretakers Alejandro and Judith were helpful and kind. Although they don't speak English, my bit of Spanish and their I Pad translator let us communicate effectively. We would have appreciated some written directions in the unit itself, the instructions that Mimi, the owner, sent in emails. That would have been easier than looking things up electronically. And it would have been good to know what is recyclable. Another detail, not a problem, but just to know, is that the patio is also the entrance area for the upstairs unit, so those neighbors walk through. Our family enjoyed our Christmas holiday mucho.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous, well equipped and very comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

The property is on the corner of a narrow st. In one direction we walked clear up ( and Up and up!) to a dirt road that took us to a view of Oaxaca and beyond. Several runners and walkers up there. Very safe. The other direction took us to the zocalo via server all parallel lovely streets with beautiful murals, 2.2 km away.

There is a tiny grocery store and a small market within 3 blocks in opposite directions and a larger market about 1/2 mile away. Alejandro and Judith are lovely and helpful people who transported us from the airport, showed us around the house and shared tips. However, my Spanish is so limited that I would not have been able to communicate with them. My daughter was able to and translated. We're we're four adults and three children. It was a perfect place for children who reveled in the discovery of all the folk art and plants. The rooftop terrace was a real plus, too.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home in Oaxaca!

  • 5 of 5

Our party of five adults stayed at this beautiful home just recently. It is gorgeous, clean, and in a good location central to all of our activities. I highly recommend this home in Oaxaca! The patio is where we spent a lot of our time when we were not out and about. It is covered and very beautiful with many plants and decorations. Mimi was very helpful, as we had to cancel our planned stay in November, so she was kind enough to rebook us so that we did not lose our deposit. Alejandro and Judith were very kind and attentive. They helped to make our stay at Casa Vino Tinto special.

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Oaxaca
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Ninos Heroes de Chapultapec
Car: not necessary

My rental is located in a working class neighborhood

It is generally quiet.

The walk into town is along cobbled lanes,through the street of the ancient aquaduct, Los Architos, straight to the Zocalo.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in De Xochimilco, Oaxaca State

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
 
LOW
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
6 night minimum stay
£646
for 6 nights
From
£108
£720
£1,411
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
GUELAGUETZA
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
6 night minimum stay
£713
for 6 nights
From
£119
£780
£1,485
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
LOW
1 Aug 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
6 night minimum stay
£646
for 6 nights
From
£108
£720
£1,411
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
HIGH
1 Oct 2018 - 30 Apr 2019
6 night minimum stay
£713
for 6 nights
From
£119
£780
£1,485
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
Low
1 May 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
6 night minimum stay
£646
for 6 nights
From
£108
£720
£1,411
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
Guelaguetza
1 Jul 2019 - 31 Jul 2019
6 night minimum stay
£713
for 6 nights
From
£119
£780
£1,485
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
Low
1 Aug 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
6 night minimum stay
£646
for 6 nights
From
£108
£720
£1,411
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
High
1 Oct 2019 - 30 Apr 2020
6 night minimum stay
£713
for 6 nights
From
£119
£780
£1,485
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£713
for 6 nights
From
£119
£780
£1,485
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

For stays longer than 2 months,the monthly rate is $1800. If more than 4 guests are staying, there will be a $20.00 fee charged per day per extra person. Water is scarce in Oaxaca please be mindful of its usage (i.e.laundry & showers).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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