VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together.
As a traditional colonial style Casa Las Marias has an L shaped floor pan, arcades throughout the large corridors, high ceilings and a gorgeous interior courtyard with fountain and tropical flowers. Casa Las Marias is thoroughly well furnished with exquisite colonial style furniture (rocking chairs), with antiques and replicas that give a truly colonial taste. This cozy house sleeps 8 people 4 bedrooms (including 2 masters with en-suite bathrooms), dining area (sitting comfortably 8 people), formal living room, large colonial corridors perfect for entertaining, full equipped kitchen, terrace . You would be happy to know that 3 bedrooms face the house´s interior courtyard and one bedroom face the terrace. There is a public parking facility a block from property.
Casa Las Marias offers daily maid service. Señora Maria, a native from Leon takes care of the housekeeping business (cleaning, making beds and changing the towels) and also watching over the house if guests are away on a trip.
Upon request and for a very reasonable cost, Señora Maria can prepare in-house tasty local dishes. Or if prefer, she can guide you to the places to buy the best local food, fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, bread, natural juices, traditional sweets and cheese among other delights.
Satellite / Cable
Local Services & Businesses
This colonial house is the city historical districtin. The house is in a vibrant neighborhood full of restaurants, bars, coffee shops, art galleries, the local theater and museums....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
Two extra chairs to accomodate comfortably up to 8 people...moreless
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
Sightseeing and visiting the historic and beautiful churches, museums, art galleries and theater around the city, including the Cathedral (declared Patrimony of the Humanity by UNESCO), Ruben Dario’ poet museum, Fundacion Ortiz Gurdian Art Centers (three beatifully restored colonial houses with permanent exhibits of world class latinamerican contemporary art). Sightseeing and visiting Leon Viejo Ruins, the first city founded in Nicaragua during the colonial period. o Volcano climbing and boarding (cerro negro, momtombo, telica, cosiguina) o Kayaking (Reserva Natural Isla Juan Venado ) o One day Farm tour/ horseback riding to Leon´s country side in Finca Santa Rutila located 1 hr away from Leon in the town of El Sauce. Visits to and award winning Coffee Farm in the north region of Nicaragua (Ocotal, 4hr. ride) where you can learn about the cofee harvesting process, bird watching and spend the nigth at the top of a mountain. Canopy, surfing (poneloya & peñitas) Tours can be arranged for volcanoes, fishing or coastal excursions. Spanish classes are also widely recognized in Leon.
Year Purchased: 1975
About: Maria Pia, Gherta and Maria Helena are sisters and owners of this beautiful colonial style House. This was their family home, and all grew up playing in the corridors and enjoying all the spaces the house offers. The Marias enjoyed a peaceful and happy childhood in León, where everybody seems to know everybody and this gives the city a special charm. Currently all three sisters reside outside León and wish to share with other families their house and the interesting places that historic city of León offers.
Why Leon: This property was inherited by their Mother to the Marias and it is a family state. The house is currently used for family vacations and special holidays. This house is full of beautiful family memories and represents ¨the gathering place¨ for the family. All the important and dearest family events are held here using the large Spanish style corridors in a warm family atmosphere. Casa Las Marias also opens its doors to celebrate La Griteria & La Purisima, traditional festivities that take place in the house twice a year (August and December). During these specials occasions Casa Las Marias welcomes family and friends to share traditional food, beverage and sweets.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Casa Las Marias is a great lodging option. This beautiful colonial house is conveniently located in the heart of the city walking distance to all of the best places in town.
Do not miss the opportunity to visit Leon, first capital of Nicaragua and oldest colonial city. Casa Las Marias offers you the opportunity to experience and enjoy the amplitude and large corridors of an authentic colonial house. Casa Las Marias a well preserved house features a unique combination of classical colonial style with modern facilities and comfort. We hope to see you soon!