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Casa Sierra Roja: Central, Spacious W/ Patio Garden & Splendid Views!

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Foyer and living room with Mexican folk art and tiled arches

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Last updated: 12/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Guanajuato City house description

Casa Sierra Roja is centrally located just 3 minutes by foot to the tree-lined Embajadoras area and market and 15 minutes by foot to Jardín de la Unión. It is nestled in a family-oriented neighborhood off a wide and well-lit callejón that is just 40 steps from the main street below. Amazingly, if you hike the 400+ steps to reach the top of the callejón, you only have to walk another 10 minutes to reach the base of the Bufa, a protected area where there are numerous hikes and ample opportunities for scrambling and rock climbing.

Casa Sierra Roja is spacious and well-suited for couples or a family. Kids and pets are welcome. One highlight is the Master suite on the second floor with a king-size bed, vaulted ceiling and covered balcony with glass doors and comfortable seating for two. From the balcony, there is an impressive view of the sierra, which turns a dramatic red shade at sunset.

Another star feature is the roof-top terrace with both open-air and covered areas, where you will enjoy splendid views of the city and surrounding geological wonders. From the terrace, you can plug in your computer or cook dinner on the full-size BBQ.

The lower level of Casa Sierra Roja opens onto an intimate shaded garden with a lime tree that has organic limes for picking year-round. The quaint Mexican-style kitchen and connected dining room include full amenities.

There is a foyer with seating and cozy living room areas on both levels for avid readers looking for a good corner to curl up with a book!

The house can comfortably sleep from 2 to 7 people. In addition to the Master suite, there are two bedrooms on the second floor: one with a single bed and balcony and another with two singles. There is another bedroom with a double bed on the first floor. There are 3 full bathrooms: 1 on the first floor and 2 on the second floor (including Master Suite bathroom).

Other features of Casa Sierra Roja include a full-size automatic washing machine and high-speed wireless Internet service. For families with young children, there are gated areas to control play and child-safe balconies. Equipment for babies and small children is available upon request (collapsible crib, changing table, stroller, etc.)

A once-a-week cleaning is included and additional cleaning services are available at a reasonable price.

We are certain that guests will immediately feel at home in Casa Sierra Roja, which serves as a perfect base for exploring the magic colonial city of Guanajuato and the stunning natural areas that border the city. As bilingual and bi-cultural hosts, we are available to answer questions about the local area and culture. We want to make your stay in Mexico as comfortable and carefree as possible.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25...moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Equipment for babies and small children is available upon request....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Note: Smoking is permitted in outside areas (roof-top terrace and patio garden) only. ...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Pets are welcome....moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 2-7

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                Full bathroom, vaulted ceilings and balcony with view...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

                On 1st floor next to bathroom...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single

                With balcony; on 2nd floor ...moreless

              • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

                On 2nd floor; can be opened upon request...moreless

              • All bedrooms have large closets.

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • The house is perfect for couples or families.

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    Book exchange for travelers...moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    Television in Master bedroom...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                      • Mountain View:

                        The rop-top terrace faces the east side of the mountains ...moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Hiking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Swimming

                      Dining

                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Dining
                      • Dining Room
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating:

                        Portable, gas-operated space heater ...moreless

                      • Internet:

                        WiFi, a computer is available for use by renters...moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room
                      • Telephone:

                        Local cell phone provided...moreless

                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine:

                        Full-sized automatic...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Kitchen:

                        Mexican charm with arches and local tile...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Pantry Items:

                        Blender for making margaritas and smoothies...moreless

                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Balcony:

                        (2) Large covered balcony located off of the Master bedroom and a smaller balcony of off single bedroom on second floor...moreless

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Included
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 4.9
                          from 15 traveler reviews
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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          High season
                          Dec 15 - Mar 31, 2015
                          4 night min stay
                          $115 $125
                          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $550 $1,350
                          Low season
                          Apr 1 - Jun 15, 2015
                          4 night min stay
                          $95 $110
                          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $500 $1,085
                          High season
                          Jun 16 - Aug 31, 2015
                          4 night min stay
                          $115 $125
                          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $550 $1,350
                          Low season
                          Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                          4 night min stay
                          $95 $115
                          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $500 $1,085
                          My Standard Rate
                          4 night min stay
                          $95 $110
                          Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $500 $1,085
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          If paying by credit card: 25% due at time of reservation; the remainder due 7 days prior to arrival. Other forms of payment: $200 reservation deposit required at time of reservation; full payment due upon arrival. Reservation deposit not refundable but if cancellation is 60+ days prior to arrival, deposit can be applied to future reservation. A fully refundable US $200 damage deposit required.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 12/08/2014
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                          Location

                          20 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          BJX
                          0.3 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Bar Fly
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Guanajuato-Silao Highway
                          0.1 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Corazón Parlante

                          Car: Not Necessary

                          Casa Sierra Roja is located on Callejón de Zaragoza, 40 steps up from the main street Paseo de la Presa. It is a 3-minute walk to the Mercado-Jardín Embajadoras and a 15 minute walk to the heart of the city (The Juárez Theater and Jardín Unión) where there are plenty of good restaurants, coffee shops, bars and eateries.

                          Almost every night there is a cultural event either in one of the theaters or in one of the plazas.

                           

                          Manager info

                          Year Purchased: 2000

                          About: We are a bilingual, bicultural couple with Guanajuato roots. We are happy to share information with guests from around the world on local sights and attractions or other topics of interest. Bienvenid@s a Casa Sierra Roja!

                          Why Guanajuato City:
                          Guanajuato is one of Mexico’s cultural jewels and there is something magic and elusive about this city of ours. There is nothing in the world that compares to the sight in the late afternoon of the colorful houses set against the reddish hills and the dazzling blue sky. Enjoy one of Mexico’s treasures from the roof-top terrace of Casa Sierra Roja!

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          Casa Sierra Roja is comfortable and cozy with Mexican charm and has plenty of space inside and out. It is centrally located off of Paseo de la Presa, a 3-minute walk from the colorful Embajadoras market anda 10-minute walk for Jardín de la Unión. The views from the balconies and roof–top terrace are spectacular. You can comfortably read a book or work on your computer on the Master suite balcony or roof-top terrace in rain or shine. The neighborhood is family-oriented and friendly, with good lighting at night. The lime tree in the patio provides juicy limes year-round for delicious margaritas!


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english, spanish
                           

                          Photos

                          • Foyer and living room with Mexican folk art and tiled arches

                            Foyer and living room with Mexican folk art and tiled arches

                          • Cozy living room

                            Cozy living room

                          • View of the dining room from the foyer, archway adorned with local tile

                            View of the dining room from the foyer, archway adorned with local tile

                          • The dining room opens to the kitchen

                            The dining room opens to the kitchen

                          • Master bedroom with king-size bed

                            Master bedroom with king-size bed

                          • Master bedroom at night with view of vaulted ceiling

                            Master bedroom at night with view of vaulted ceiling

                          • From balcony looking into Master bedroom--cozy reading place w/ view!

                            From balcony looking into Master bedroom--cozy reading place w/ view!

                          • 2nd floor hall/reading area, staircase to 1st floor

                            2nd floor hall/reading area, staircase to 1st floor

                          • Sitting area on roof-top terrace w/ view of Bufa rock formation in the distance

                            Sitting area on roof-top terrace w/ view of Bufa rock formation in the distance

                          • Morning view from terrace

                            Morning view from terrace

                          • Lime tree and patio garden under trellis on 1st level

                            Lime tree and patio garden under trellis on 1st level

                          • Bedroom on first floor with full-size bed (closet behind photographer)

                            Bedroom on first floor with full-size bed (closet behind photographer)

                          • Living room and hallway leading to patio garden with lime tree

                            Living room and hallway leading to patio garden with lime tree

                          • Front door and foyer with seating for two

                            Front door and foyer with seating for two

                          • View of dining room from the kitchen

                            View of dining room from the kitchen

                          • Mexican-style kitchen with local Dolores Hidalgo tile

                            Mexican-style kitchen with local Dolores Hidalgo tile

                          • Evening view from Master bed toward glass doors, balcony and bathroom

                            Evening view from Master bed toward glass doors, balcony and bathroom

                          • Master bathroom

                            Master bathroom

                          • Master bedroom balcony with mountain view and comfortable seating

                            Master bedroom balcony with mountain view and comfortable seating

                          • 2nd floor hall/reading area, doors to bathroom, single bedroom and patio/terrace

                            2nd floor hall/reading area, doors to bathroom, single bedroom and patio/terrace

                          • Covered area on roof with BBQ, WiFi and plug-ins

                            Covered area on roof with BBQ, WiFi and plug-ins

                          • Afternoon mountain view from roof-top terrace--watch them turn red at sunset!

                            Afternoon mountain view from roof-top terrace--watch them turn red at sunset!

                          • Single bedroom on 2nd floor (closet behind photographer)

                            Single bedroom on 2nd floor (closet behind photographer)

                          • Full bathroom on 1st floor

                            Full bathroom on 1st floor

                          VRBO #443857

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                          This listing was first published here in 2012.

                          Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

                          $95 - $125 per night (USD)
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                          4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 7

                          View calendar: Updated 12/08/14
                          Minimum stay: 4 nights
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                          Member since: 2012
                          Speaks: english, spanish
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