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Luxurious, Private Beachfront Residence at Playa Las Tortugas

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Villa Las Mañañitas at Playa Las Tortugas

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Last updated: 04/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

'Villa Las Mañanitas at Playa Las Tortugas is your quiet oasis on miles of palm-lined sea turtle nesting beach north of Puerto Vallarta. It is one of 12 unique residences for rent at Playa las Tortugas.

“The next morning, about 15 miles down the coast, I find my Shangri-La, the place I could recommend without reservation or caveat. I almost miss it as I vacillate about whether to follow a dirt road because of a sign that simply states Playa Las Tortugas.” The Washington Post.

Take a stroll on the pristine sandy beach that goes on as far as the eye can see.

Experience indescribable sunsets and watch a formation of pelicans fly just over the wave tops, or see whales breach and dolphins play practically in your vast front yard.

Paddle by canoe or kayak through the tidal mangrove estuary to see multitudes of tropical birds endemic to this beautiful state.

Have a relaxing and intense massage under the palapa by our talented massage therapist. Take in the aroma of blooming plumeria and just....relax.

Make yourself at home in the gourmet kitchen and prepare fresh fish for dinner purchased from the fisherman on the beach. You might also canoe to Platanitos for sarandeado style barbecued fish, or fresh shrimp cooked over a mesquite grill. Even better, enjoy a traditional meal prepared by our wonderful cook.

Our villa features three large bedrooms. Each bedroom has super quiet air conditioning, DVD and satellite television. The master patio has a magnificent view overlooking the ocean and yard filled with tropical plants. The third bedroom is attached to the house, but with a private entrance and ensuite bathroom with tub and shower. Relax with a wonderful candlelight bubble bath. The surf and stars will lull you to sleep each night.

Our living area is furnished in tropical furniture with eclectic art work from all over the world that enhances the feeling of peace and tranquility at our villa. The dining area is outside on the terrace overlooking the pool and the ocean. The gourmet kitchen features a dishwasher, side by side refrigerator with icemaker and numerous small appliances.

Our pool area features a fountain and casita bar complete with sink and refrigerator, including glassware and dishes for entertaining. View the Pacific Ocean from the infinity edge of the pool while surrounded by palms and lush tropical vegetation. You may want to have a soak in the hot tub while watching the sunset.

Enjoy the magic of our corner of the world. Mi casa es tu casa!

The entire state of Nayarit area enjoys one of the most favorable climates in the world. Average daily year-round temperatures range from highs of 80-85 degrees (perfect beach weather) to lows of 60-70 degrees (perfect sleeping weather). Swim year round, but consider packing a light sweater for the evenings in the winter months. Rain, when it falls, generally occurs between June and September as night-time or pre-dawn thundershowers.

You can visit small typical Mexican villages, enjoy fresh fish and other local seafood at small rustic beachfront restaurants, tour a tropical river and waterfalls, see historic San Blas, and drive up through the foothills of the Sierra Madre mountains to colonial Tepic where crafts of the Huichol Indians are found.

Playa Las Tortugas has kilometers of uncrowded, clean sand beach, and a number of activities both on property and nearby such as Surfing, Wave Kayaking, Boogie Boarding, Fishing, and Shelling, Canoeing, Whale Watching, Bird Watching, Walking or Running on Miles of Sand Beach, and Sea Turtle Conservation activities (during season) at the Sea Turtle Conservation Camp. Frequently there is one festival or another in small towns within an hour of our location. There are a number of excursions you might take, with or without a guide.

Playa Las Tortugas is located on a section of coastline which is nesting habitat of several species of sea turtle in the beautiful state of Nayarit, Mexico 70 miles north of the Puerto Vallarta (PVR) International Airport and about 50 miles west of Tepic, the colonial capital of Nayarit.

We are happy to arrange transportation for you in our private shuttle, you may rent a car and drive your self which a large number of our guests do, or if you'd like to be more adventurous you may decide to come by bus and local taxi. We can send you details on the numerous car rental companies, or instructions on which buses and local taxis to take. It's quite easy to find your way from the Puerto Vallarta International Airport to Playa Las Tortugas, and the roads are normally well-maintained. Your valid driver's license is accepted in Mexico, and the driving rules are virtually the same as most countries. Write us for a copy of detailed driving instructions and a map. Your scenic drive north from the airport takes less than 2 hours and goes through areas of old-growth jungle and coastal hills.

Your vacation place in the sun on miles of tropical beach awaits!'

Keywords: Beachfront villa at Playa las Tortugas, quiet, tranquil, surfing, miles of beach, north of Puerto Vallarta and Sayulita.

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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Bottled water, Canoes and kayaks available, Ceiling fans, Cook available, Daily maid service, Blender, Coffee grinder, Coffee maker, Spices, Toaster, Gardens: private and large common area gardens with hundreds of tropical plants, Housekeeper included, Iron and ironing board, Massage available, Outdoor shower, Soaps and shampoo provided....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Library:

    Some movies available on DVD....moreless

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Babysitter
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Right on the beach with an uninterrupted beachfront view from almost every room in the villa....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    All bedrooms are air conditioned with super quiet units, outdoor compressors to keep noise out of the room....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Washer and dryer service available for an extra charge....moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell phone signal available on certain parts of the property, check with your US provider....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and dryer service available for an extra charge....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi internet service available for an added charge....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Meals can be provided for you by our staff, for an extra charge....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped gourmet kitchen....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    There is a balcony for the upper bedroom facing the beach, where you can read or enjoy the sunset....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a lot of deck and patio space around the pool, living and dining areas, main level bedroom, beachfront, and upstairs. ...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    We have a palapa right on the beach, great hammock too....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There is also a large shared swimming pool available for guests about 50 yards from our house....moreless

  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool:

    We have a private pool with waterfall....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Regular
Jan 5 - May 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$385
$2,550
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$285
$1,850
regular
Oct 1 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$385
$2,550

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Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

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Location

Boogie Boarding, Canoeing, Whale Watching, Bird Watching, Walking and Running on over 5 miles of sand beach, Deep Sea Fishing, Sea Turtle Conservation activities, Children's Pool, Excursions to waterfall and other sights, Wave-surfing in the kayaks or on boogie boards, Canoeing in the calm waters of the estuary, Surfing or Surf-fishing in front of the property, Enjoying a boat ride for Coastal Sightseeing, Ocean Fishing trips, Horseback Riding down several miles of the beach, Bird watching in our 1100 acres of tidal mangrove estuary; The El Cora Waterfall is found just outside the small mountain village of El Cora where you'll discover several beautiful waterfalls...the highest is over 100 feet and has a wonderful pool at the bottom of it, The closest golf courses are at Tepic (about 1 hour 15 minutes) where you can play all day for about $50 USD while your family enjoys the swimming pools and tennis courts.

 

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  • Villa Las Mañañitas at Playa Las Tortugas

    Villa Las Mañañitas at Playa Las Tortugas

  • Your gourmet kitchen, cooks available as an option.

    Your gourmet kitchen, cooks available as an option.

  • Main level bedroom and terrace leading to the pool.

    Main level bedroom and terrace leading to the pool.

  • Great room living area, breakfast bar, and terraces to dining and the pool.

    Great room living area, breakfast bar, and terraces to dining and the pool.

  • Help release baby turtles in the summer and fall

    Help release baby turtles in the summer and fall

  • Fishermen and frigate birds on the beach.

    Fishermen and frigate birds on the beach.

  • The beach at Playa Las Tortugas, our house is about midway hidden in palm trees.

    The beach at Playa Las Tortugas, our house is about midway hidden in palm trees.

  • The beachfront palapa and hammock.

    The beachfront palapa and hammock.

  • Outdoor dining area near the pool and jacuzzi.

    Outdoor dining area near the pool and jacuzzi.

  • Lush tropical garden around the house and pool.

    Lush tropical garden around the house and pool.

  • What a view from the upstairs palapa.

    What a view from the upstairs palapa.

  • Beautiful Sunsets

    Beautiful Sunsets

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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
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Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, french, spanish, With internet translating, any language is fine.
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/14/2015
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If calling from Mexico use 001 530 412-3004.

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