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Loreto: “Where Even the Sun is Not in a Hurry”

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Our Casa Chica is a corner unit so lots of privacy and a great view!


Last updated: 04/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy this quiet tucked away Villa location in the wonderful Loreto Village Resort situated at the base of the stunning Sierra de la Giganta mountains, on the water’s edge of the Sea of Cortez. This can be your home away from home to come visit, relax, to enjoy the sun and the surf amidst the friendly local culture.
This warm, cozy Mexican Casa was built in 2007 with authentic Mexican Mission architecture along with beautiful custom furnishings, bright colors and striking warm handcrafted Saltillo Mexican tile throughout and is available for guests for 7 nights minimum, or by the month. LORETO Village offers one of the best beaches along with fantastic fishing, kayaking and diving in the pristine waters of the Sea…take some time to golf or play tennis, go hiking or biking, do some shopping or tour up or down the coast of the Baja. This luxurious 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom 1500 sq. foot two level home comfortably sleeps 4-5 people, and has an open living room plan with wood beams, ceiling fans, custom made high end furniture alongside a spacious dining room area and fully equipped modern kitchen with quality cabinetry.
The dining area has a large glass table that seats 6, and the living area has a full couch and love seat that are both comfortable and attractive. There are three 32" smart T.V.'s., and DVD/VCR combo player. On the main floor, you will find a large Master bedroom with a ceiling fan, air conditioning, and a window that looks into the outside courtyard. There is a large armoire and a dresser with a TV in the room, and a King Bed with a luxurious down duvet. Across the hall is the Master bath and a full vanity, wall to wall mirror and double sinks with hand painted Mexican tile design, a separate walk in shower, separate toilet and a large soaker tub.
Walk outside through the wood and glass artisan French doors to our little garden with a water fountain as well as our landscaped inner courtyard. Walk up the tiled steps with hand forged iron detailing, which will take you to our lovely spacious corner roof top deck and enter the 2nd master suite area with its own private entrance. Here you will find privacy and beautiful views of the Sierra de La Gigante Mountain range, the championship golf course and the village of Loreto. The upstairs large master bedroom also has a King size bed, and a large bathroom with a separate Mexican tiled shower and toilet, a full size soaker tub and two hand painted sinks along with a large double vanity and mirror. Each bedroom has its own 32” smart T.V. and AM/FM CD alarm clocks. All TV's are on a cable network and we have installed English speaking service and we offer free Wi-Fi access in the house. There is an inner garden between both bedrooms and the bathrooms and the walls reach up to the roof and are open to the sky. Both bedrooms have windows to the outer courtyard and to the inner garden, as well as ceiling fans and air conditioning There is an outside storage room in our courtyard and a washer and dryer; however, laundry facilities and a cleaning service is available The place comes fully equipped with towels, linens, blow dryer, soaps and shampoo. There is 24 hour manned security service in the village and there's a new key code access on the front gate.
The terrace has a built in BBQ grill and cooking area along with a patio table, 4 chairs, and 2 lounge chairs as well as an outside Mexican fireplace. Enjoy a drink or dinner on our patio deck which is open on three sides; looks over the panoramic view of the golf course and lake to watch the breath taking sunsets behind the mountains. In the morning, look at the birds and ducks by the golf course lake, and enjoy the unobstructed warmth of the sun, while you enjoy your morning coffee.
Our luxurious home is tucked away in a quiet location in the completed Founders neighbourhood. Take your golf clubs and walk to the Clubhouse for a round of golf at the Troon championship golf course, designed by David Duval. Our guests have special green fees and you have no RESORT FEE. Walk the few steps down between the unique homes to the community pool and also our new lap pool or to the landscaped Paseo across from the beach and the Sea of Cortez national marine park. Walk 5 minutes to the Loreto Bay Inn Resort, where you will have peaceful surroundings with easy access to all amenities…..walk down to the beautiful private 3 mile sandy beach, and lounge on the chairs below the Palapas, or snorkel or kayak in the warm waters of the Sea of Cortez. The Inn has a fitness center, a resort pool, a bar poolside restaurant, and a dining room restaurant, which you can enjoy as a guest in our casa. There is kayaking, windsurfing, snorkelling, and full access to the Inn’s facilities. Ask at the Inn and they will assist in making this a very enjoyable holiday. You may wish to take a trip to the Mission of San Javier high up in the mountains behind Loreto and there is a tennis club a few minutes away. You may enjoy cooking a meal or having all your meals at the Inn, or going into the quaint historic fishing town of Loreto for shopping, great dining, nightlife and sight-seeing. There are many restaurants, grocery stores, banks, rental car agencies and cabs available. The Town of Loreto is about 10 minutes away by car and has a long seawall along which there are numerous restaurants and bars.
Loreto is in the Mexican state of Baja California Sur, catering mostly to travelers, with frequent flights arriving at Loreto International Airport. Many of the Tourists enjoy fishing in “pangas” for “dorado” (Mahi-mahi or Dolphin Fish). Local restaurants will even prepare the daily catch of the tourists. Loreto has an excellent museum alongside the historic, but still active, Mission.

Keywords: Home, House, Villa, Casa, Golf, Guest House, Mexican Villa, Baja Mexico, Sea of Cortez


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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Extra damage deposit required for pets...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Located on the property is full size 18 hole golf course. Each of the 2-bathrooms contain a large soaker tub. The large deck has a custom propane Bar BQ plus lounge furniture to enjoy the views....moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    3 - One in living room and one in each bedroom...moreless

  • VCR


  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Golf Course Front
  • Lake View
  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Plus ceiling fans ...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    at the Villa (Hotel)...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove:

    Wood stove on the deck ...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Electric stove, Toaster, Microwave, Ice Maker, Coffee Maker, Blender ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Snorkel equipment - x2 - mask & fins...moreless

Pool / Spa

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $100
  • Post stay cleaning $100
  • Tax Rate 11%


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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I have always loved Mexico, being partly Spanish myself, and a long time ago, went there many times with my girlfriend because I loved the geography, the culture, the people and the food. I also wanted to work with helping the children there and their families, and still hope to be able to have a foundation to be able to do that one day. I was introduced to Loreto by an individual who used to live in Mexico and loved what Loreto Bay was doing with their environmentally friendly project, and I knew it was the place for me just by looking at their introduction DVD. When my husband and I both went down there in 2004, we both fell in love with the place, because of its scenic beauty and the quiet peacefulness of the location and all of the activities available for us to enjoy in the natural habitat that was not spoiled by excessive development. After much deliberation, we found the perfect lot for our villa by the golf course, and set off on the journey of helping the finalization of the construction and furnishing of our new home away from home. We loved Loreto Bay and the fishing town of Loreto, and set out to explore the area by the Sea of Cortez and get to know our neighbours who also bought in the development. We went out on boat tours, drove on expeditions to other towns nearby, took boat rides to enjoy beaches on other islands, spent time kayaking, biking, horseback riding up in the mountains, golfing, and thoroughly loved our experiences there. In order to properly furnish our new home, we went to Guadalajara and bought Mexican custom made furniture. We met a local Mexican artist and arranged for him to produce and frame all the paintings in our home. We went to a factory and chose the vases we liked and the colors we wanted them in. Along with that, we ordered some local Mexican furniture and the electronics, housewares and linens required to make this a warm home with the amenities and the comforts of any home you might want to live in.

Why the Owner Chose Loreto:
We loved the location of Loreto Bay where the area is very pristine, the water is blue, the resort is at the base of the Sierra de la Giganta Mountain range and yet right on the Sea of Cortez. The long beach has soft white sand without rocks and is just off the Inn’s bar and pool. We can go kayaking right from the beach and explore the little estuary in the area or walk 5 minutes from our house to the clubhouse for golf. We can rent a car from the hotel or at the airport and explore the coast, or rent a boat and go fishing or sightseeing the various islands in the area. We can go swimming or snorkelling at the hotel beach which is in a very protected area or explore the other islands for swimming at other beautiful beaches. We can go hiking within walking distance. We love the design of the village of Loreto Bay, with the bright colors and designs of the various casas or custom homes and, of course, the community of people who live there part time or full time, who are so helpful and friendly. Except for the Paseo (main street), all of the landscaped streets between the various homes are not designed for cars, so it is a great community for walking locally. It is a beautiful, natural resort where you can relax, cook up a great meal, or go to a fine or casual restaurant nearby in Loreto, or enjoy the many sports available in the area. The airport and the town are both within 10 minutes by car, so it is an easy distance when coming or going to the resort, or if you are going into town for shopping, exploring, dining out, going to bars, walking along the seawall or renting a fishing boat there. There is a market every weekend where you can get fresh seafood, meat or produce, and other local products.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Our casa is in the resort of Loreto Bay, in a beautiful quiet area across from an 18 hole golf course looking straight at the Sierra de la Giganta mountains but within minutes of the community pool in close proximity to all amenities. We are a few steps from the Paseo, which is the main street with any of the services you may need and across from the Paseo is the Inn ( 5 minutes from our house) where there is a pool, a bar side restaurant and a dining restaurant, the beach and the kayaks. We have a full time property manager whose office is on the Paseo, so you can get your keys from them and they are there to be of assistance if needed. We have 24 hour security. Our electronics is provided by Road9, and their offices are also on the Paseo, again if you need anything. We have wireless internet and there is internet at the hotel. We are within 10 minutes of the airport and of the quaint town of Loreto with its numerous great restaurants. We are from Canada and there are Canadians, Americans, Mexicans, and many others who all own in this resort which was built to be like a home away from home. I love the luxury and privacy and high quality of living in our Casa and yet be minutes away from the beautiful scenery, culture and uniqueness of the local area.

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  • Our Casa Chica is a corner unit so lots of privacy and a great view!

    Our Casa Chica is a corner unit so lots of privacy and a great view!

  • Open fully furnished kitchen, great for entertaining

    Open fully furnished kitchen, great for entertaining

  • Brightly Lit Dining Room

    Brightly Lit Dining Room

  • 2 Soaker Tubs, one in each Bathroom

    2 Soaker Tubs, one in each Bathroom

  • Roof Terrace with counter and Gas BBQ, patio table and 4 chairs, open on 3 sides

    Roof Terrace with counter and Gas BBQ, patio table and 4 chairs, open on 3 sides

  • Enjoy the Sunsets overlooking the Golf Course

    Enjoy the Sunsets overlooking the Golf Course

  • Picturesque cove and kayaks

    Picturesque cove and kayaks

  • Stairway to Upstairs Bedroom

    Stairway to Upstairs Bedroom

  • Another great day for golf

    Another great day for golf

  • Seals sleeping in the sun

    Seals sleeping in the sun

  • Aerial view of Loreto Bay

    Aerial view of Loreto Bay

  • The hotel Pool and Restaurant/Bar beside the Pool

    The hotel Pool and Restaurant/Bar beside the Pool

  • Entrance to our Casa

    Entrance to our Casa

  • Open living room with French doors to outside courtyard with ceiling fan and woo

    Open living room with French doors to outside courtyard with ceiling fan and woo

  • 2 King Size Beds, one in each Bedroom

    2 King Size Beds, one in each Bedroom

  • Double Sinks in Each bathroom

    Double Sinks in Each bathroom

  • Corner Casa open on 3 sides with a panoramic view of the golf course and mountai

    Corner Casa open on 3 sides with a panoramic view of the golf course and mountai

  • An Interested Observer on the Golf Course

    An Interested Observer on the Golf Course

  • Aerial view Loreto Bay development and Inn and Golf Course

    Aerial view Loreto Bay development and Inn and Golf Course

  • The Mission in Loreto

    The Mission in Loreto

  • Friendly neighbours on watch overlooking the golf course

    Friendly neighbours on watch overlooking the golf course

  • Time alone on the Beach at Loreto Bay

    Time alone on the Beach at Loreto Bay

  • The seawall in the town of Loreto

    The seawall in the town of Loreto

  • Enjoy relaxing at the Community Pool

    Enjoy relaxing at the Community Pool

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