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Merida Home

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Last updated: 10/12/2013

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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Merida house description

This adorable and welcoming home is centrally located in the beautiful city of Merida, the cultural center of the Yucatan Peninsula. From the moment you walk in, the feeling is traditional yet modern, as you will be greeted by high ceilings and brightly colored tile floors. The living room has a comfortable furniture set and television, which makes it a great place to relax or entertain. The dining room also has high ceilings and a tiled floor, along with a wooden dining table that seats eight. The dining room is framed by an art deco stairway on one side and double doors with iron grill work on the other side that open onto the patio and swimming pool. The kitchen also has a door onto the patio and pool area. The kitchen, with its polished cement floor and open shelving decorated with Mexican tiles, is light and airy, contains all modern appliances, and is easy to clean.

Upstairs are two bedrooms- a master bedroom with a king bed, and a second bedroom with two twin beds. Both first and second floors each have a full bath, complete with sink, toilet, and shower. Outside the main house is a guest house, complete with a bedroom with a double bed and twin bed and a full bath.

The beautiful tiled patio has plants and flowers, and surrounds the swimming pool. Lounge chairs provide a comfortable spot for sunning and relaxing, and there is a cast iron table and chairs which is ideal for eating breakfast or enjoying cocktails. Lights in the pool and patio area at night create a beautiful, romantic scene.

The house is only two blocks walk from the Paseo Montejo, the 'Champs Elysee' of Merida, with its shops, museums, cafes, and restaurants. The Anthropological Museum is located there. It is also only 8 blocks walk from the central plaza of Merida, where the oldest cathedral in Mexico (1858) is located, and where much of the city seems to gather in the evenings and on the weekends. If you tire of walking, it is always easy to get a horse and carriage to bring you home in the evening. If you'd rather drive, parking is always available on the street in front of the house.

Rental includes Cable TV, DVD player, and WiFi Internet (supplier is Cablemas). Also includes pool maintenance and cleaning, garden maintenance, and house cleaning once a week.

We have a local property manager who speaks excellent English. She and her staff can arrange for nearly any additional service you may need, including transportation, shopping, child care, and travel information.

We invite your family to make our 'casita' your home while you experience a wonderful adventure into Mayan culture, the colonial city of Merida, and its unique surroundings.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                First floor is wheelchair accessible. 2nd floor is only accessible by stairway. ...moreless

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

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              • The Master Bedroom is located on the second floor and has two large windows overlooking the pool and patio below. It contains a king bed and wardrobe. There is a second bedroom on the second floor which contains two twin beds. It has an open closet and shelving built into the wall. It also has a small veranda that overlooks the patio. The third bedroom is located on the main floor in a guest house located next to the swimming pool. The guest house has a double bed and a single bed and open built-in shelving. All bedrooms are air-conditioned. All sheets, towels, and blankets are furnished....moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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              • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

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              • Bathroom 4: outdoor shower

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              • The bathroom on the first floor, located between the kitchen and dining room, has a sink, toilet, and shower. The bathroom on the second floor contains a sink, toilet, and shower as well. The bathroom in the guest house is tiled throughout and has a sink, toilet, and shower. There is an outdoor shower near the swimming pool....moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable:

                Rental includes Cable TV (supplier is Cablemas)...moreless

              • Television

              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Library
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

                  • Downtown:

                    Centrally located, 2 blocks from Paseo Montejo and 8 blocks from the main square....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Spelunking
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Swimming

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Spacious dining room, which adjoins kitchen and double doors that open onto the patio, can seat 8....moreless

                  • Dining Room
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Linens Provided:

                    Sheets and blankets are provided....moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Large living room has high ceilings and tiled floors...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Drip coffee maker....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Full set of dishes, glasses, silverware, cooking pans and posts, and cooking utensils....moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    Kitchen has open shelving and traditional Mexican tiles. Kitchen sink has view to outdoor pool. Door accesses outdoor patio...moreless

                  • Oven:

                    Modern gas oven....moreless

                  • Pantry Items:

                    Brooms, mops, and cleaning supplies....moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Single door refrigerator with freezer above....moreless

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Second floor balcony overlooks patio and has view of swimming pool....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    The patio, accessible from the kitchen & dining room, surrounds the swimming pool. It has plants & flowers, a small cast iron table & chairs, and loungechairs perfect for sunning/relaxing by the pool....moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Private Pool
                       

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                      $650 $1,950
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                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Cable TV, DVD player, WiFi Internet, pool maintenance, garden maintenance, and house cleaning once a week is included in rent. Guests pay electricity costs in addition to rent.

                      Payment terms to be determined- please contact owner.


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                      The property's calendar has not been updated in over 15 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

                       

                      Location

                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Merida Int'l Airport or Cancun Int'l Airport
                      22 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Progresso

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Merida is the cultural center of the Yucatan and blends the Mayan and Mexican cultures. There are numerous festivals as well as nightly entertainment at various squares around the city. It is a wonderful city, with great restaurants, bars, theatres, museums, and cultural attractions. Merida is also extremely well located to view the Mayan ruins. It is about 1 1/2 hours from Chichen Itza, and about 1 hour from Uxmal. It is located about 20 minutes from a beautiful Mayan ruin with its own cenote- Dzibilchaltun- and about 1 hour from the Mayan location near the beach that provided salt for the Mayan civilization- Xcambo. The nearest beach town is Progresso, which is about 25 minutes away by car. Along the coast are many beautiful beaches on the Gulf of Mexico. The Celestun National Wildlife Refuge, with flamingos and other bird life, is located about 90 minutes west of Merida.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: Our family lives in Rye, New Hampshire, and enjoys traveling to Merida to experience the Mexican and Mayan cultures.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese

                       

                      Photos

                      • Beautiful pool with original tiles

                        Beautiful pool with original tiles

                      VRBO #489782

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                      Date last modified - Tuesday, January 20, 2015

                      $100 per night (USD)
                      Minimum stay: 4 nights
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                      • Sleeps
                        8
                      • Bedrooms
                        3
                      • Bathrooms
                        3
                      • Property type
                        House
                      • Reviews
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                      Owner
                      Member since: 2013
                      Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
                      • Response time: Within a few days
                      • Response rate: 10%
                      • Calendar last updated: 10/12/2013
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