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La Casa Roja - Gorgeous Colonial Style Apartment in San Miguel

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Last updated: 07/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Colonia Caracol apartment description

WELCOME TO CASA ROJA!


We offer a PRIVATE, EN SUITE apartment with a gorgeous, lush COURTYARD AND GARDEN in San Miguel de Allende!

THE APARTMENT has spacious rooms that open to a private, stone courtyard that includes a fish pond and your own private waterfall!!

THE LIVING ROOM: The living room is artistically and tastefully decorated in the San Miguel style. The furnishings are comfortable and stylish. There are icapali pieces as well as other styles from the local flavor. The living room is very large and bathed in sunlight. The dining area sits up to 6 for large meals with family and friend.

THE KITCHEN: The kitchen is fully equipped with gorgeous Mexican tile! (The owner is a chef and knows what you need for a great home cooked meal!

THE BATH: The bath is enormous! It includes full walk in shower with Mexican tile.

THE BEDROOM: The bedroom is large and lovely. It has soft light filtering in and is PERFECT for sleeping! The bed headboard was HAND MADE of wrought iron crafted by a local artisan! We leave extra heaters, down comforters and electric mattress pads in case of a chilly night.

THE OFFICE: There is a extra room off the bedroom that can be used as a sleeping space for a child, an office or walk-in closet!

2ND BEDROOM: There may be a second bathroom with en suite bath available to rent. Contact us for availability and rates.

All of the rooms have their own entrance from the patio in the true Mexican style and are all secure with their own locks.


ADDITIONAL SPACE AVAILABLE: Upstairs is another LARGE AND LOVELY apartment which may be available in the summer. The owners are in residence from September to June, typically. From the second floor there is access to the HUGE roof terrace and it's ASTOUNDING VIEWS of the city and the nearby mountains. Both apartments have open access to the roof.

THE COURTYARD: FANTASTIC!! Large, lush, comfortable and easily accessible from all areas of the house. Sit, read, sleep, dream.... Your oasis awaits!

THE NEIGHBORHOOD: 20 minute walk (1.4 km or .87 mi), or a 5 minute taxi ride to the CENTER OF TOWN. We are located southeast of El Jardin.

There is a large gourmet grocery, lots of fruit stands, tons of restaurants, bakery and everything you want or need with in walking distance! See orientation materials for more detail. We are happy to email them to you ahead of time as well so you can plan!

GREEN!! Casa Roja is equipped with a water purification system throughout the entire house. Hot water is supplied by a solar hot water system with a gas water heater as backup. Also, the water system is pressurized.

Pets will be considered based on size and breed. Give us a call!

CASA ROJA: A GREAT PLACE TO CALL HOME!!

Map coordinates: Latitude N 20.902074 and Longitude W 100.743338

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                Except the roof patio has a very low wall which would be dangerous for small children...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Please contact about the suitability of our apartment for your pet....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Smoking in the courtyard is OK!...moreless

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

              • Bedroom 1

                ...moreless

              • Queen size Bed (1) Includes heated mattress pad with dual controls., Sleep Sofa or Futon Chair (1) by day and bed by night - suitable for a child or young adolescent....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1

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              • Double sinks in separate area from shower & toilet.

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Complete with all dishes, utensils and table ware...moreless

              • Dining:

                The dining area table can sit up to 6 people....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                With a separate freezer section...moreless

              • Stove:

                4 gas burners...moreless

              • Toaster
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Linens Provided:

                Down comforter and electric mattress pad. Maid service and two sets of clean towels once a week....moreless

              • Gas Fireplace:

                Located in the living room to take the chill off cool mornings and nights....moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Located in a separate laundry room off the courtyard....moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Located in a separate laundry room off the courtyard...moreless

              • Living Room seats 6:

                With seating for six comfortably....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                32' Flat Screen with HDMI inputs. In Oct 2014 A Roku box with Netflix will be added....moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Books
              • Video Library

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Local phone available on a limited basis. US based Internet phone for free calls to USA & Canada....moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Lawn / Garden:

                There is a small garden off the patio and 2 fish ponds....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Paved with quartz stone next to a small garden area...moreless

              Theme

              • Historic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Location & View

                  • Mountain View:

                    Mountains to the west and a view of the city lights...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Cinemas
                  • Museums
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Library
                  • Ruins
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Shopping
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Antiquing
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Golf
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Fall
                  Sep 1 - Nov 30, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $415 $750
                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  $550 $995
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations made 90 days in advance receive a 100% refund. Less than 90 days notice will result in the forfeiture of 50% of the rent unless owner is able to re-rent the reservation time period. Renter will then receive a full refund or one prorated based on the portion of the original reservation that is re-rented.

                  50% deposit required at booking with balance due 30 days prior to beginning of rental period. Checks or credit cards accepted.


                  This owner accepts: Credit cards.
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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 07/09/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  65 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Leon, Gto.

                  Hot springs nearby, botanical gardens a short distance, 30 miles or so to mining town of Pozos

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2007

                  About the owner: We are a retired couple from Eugene, Oregon. We've been spending winters in San Miguel for the last 7 years and look forward to sharing our knowledge of the area with quests who visit San Miguel. Jane was a prolific artist of mosaic works that have been featured around the country over the last 10 years and was a counselor in a prior life. Paul worked for a manufacturer in Eugene and was their controller for almost 10 years.

                  Why the Owner Chose Colonia Caracol:
                  FRIENDLY PEOPLE, GORGEOUS VIEWS, LUSH SURROUNDINGS!!

                  The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                  Total relaxation while enjoying San Miguel! You will return from your outings to an oasis of PEACE AND TRANQUILITY!


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • View of garden from upstairs walkway.

                    View of garden from upstairs walkway.

                  • December sunset from roof.

                    December sunset from roof.

                  • Seating area in bedroom

                    Seating area in bedroom

                  • Bedroom door on left and living room doors on right.

                    Bedroom door on left and living room doors on right.

                  • Living room doors on left, stair well in middle and green bedroom door on right.

                    Living room doors on left, stair well in middle and green bedroom door on right.

                  • Dining area table

                    Dining area table

                  • TV and seating area in living room

                    TV and seating area in living room

                  • Kitchen view from living room

                    Kitchen view from living room

                  • Fish pond and waterfall at night.

                    Fish pond and waterfall at night.

                  • View of Jacaranda Tree from Roof Top

                    View of Jacaranda Tree from Roof Top

                  • Downstairs apartment bedroom (with private bath)

                    Downstairs apartment bedroom (with private bath)

                  • Courtyard view toward living room doors and bedroom door.

                    Courtyard view toward living room doors and bedroom door.

                  • Living room door on left and stair well on right.

                    Living room door on left and stair well on right.

                  • Blue Mosaic in downstairs walkway

                    Blue Mosaic in downstairs walkway

                  • Seating area in living room

                    Seating area in living room

                  • Sinks in Bathroom

                    Sinks in Bathroom

                  • El Dia de los Muertos, El Jardin, 2012

                    El Dia de los Muertos, El Jardin, 2012

                  VRBO #145217

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                  This listing was first published here in 2007.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, May 06, 2014

                  $415 - $550 per week (USD)
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                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 2

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                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Speaks: english

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