Villa de Los Leones... 'House of the Lions"..was built and designed by Guilermo Wulff, Vallarta's most famous architect. This Mexican Hacienda style villa is filled with charm and character and although very large, over 10,000 sq ft. + 5,000 sq ft of terraces, it is extremely intimate and private. It is beautifully decorated with Mexican antiques , artifacts and art. Every important room has a wonderful Banderas Bay, city and lights, beach, surf and tropical view. Bricks, beams, ironwork, cupolas, 7 fireplaces, shutters, beautiful tiles, landscaping, terraces and fountains enhance the property and add to the appeal. The extensive outside terraces off of all the rooms extend the living areas to the outdoors. The beautiful private grounds and setting finish the package. Large inviting oval pool is surrounded by brick terrace. Resort size 30' tall palapa area has its own kitchen and bar and provides lounging and entertaining space for 2 or up up to 50+. There is a pool table here to enjoy as well.
There are 2 significant master suites. The main one has a fantastic bedroom area that has fabulous views and is enhanced with its vaulted tiled ceiling with huge beams, beautiful fireplace and decor. It has an adjoining view sitting TV room, there is a large dressing room with closets and a fabulous bathroom with incredible views. Beautiful Mexican tiles surround the double sinks, separate tub and shower. Bricked ceiling with cupola.
The second largest master is over the family room and has spectacular views from the beautiful bedroom , bathroom and closet dressing area.
Downstairs on main level are 2 lovely bedrooms with private bathrooms. Upstairs adjoining main master are 2 more lovely bedrooms with bathrooms. These 4 bedrooms all have beautiful distinctive fireplaces, built in benches, high beam ceilings, beautiful hand made Mexican tiled bathrooms, walls of shutters that open to the terrace and gorgeous bay views in tropical setting. There are 2 more bedrooms with baths upstairs off the kitchen patio/fountain area. Also upstairs in the main house is a large office and sitting/game room.
One of everyone's favorite rooms is the family room/bar/TV room with 2 large pairs of shutters that open the space to spectacular views and sunsets.The great bar is perfect for making and serving all your favorite tropical beverages.
What is truly unique is the floor plan. At street level is the majority of living so each wonderful distinctive space opens to the next..if there are older adults in the group they will appreciate that all the main spaces... living, kitchen, dining, huge adjoining terraces, 2 bedrooms and garage are all on 1 level. Also you can look down to the pool area and see everything that is happening there. This open flowing floor plan makes this property exceptional for events such as weddings, renunions, corporate retreats and large and small family gatherings.