This delightful and handsome high-ceilinged two story house designed by renowned local Mexican architect, Eduardo Obregon Pêna, incorporates classical Mexican design with free flowing lines. A large rooftop skylight and various large double pained windows and floor to ceiling glass doors allow in the abundant San Miguel sunlight. The sun's rays warm the house in winter and the double pained windows and doors and gas fireplace / hearth ensure a constant ideal interior temperature - never too hot, never too cold. Two charming bedrooms with en-suite spacious bathrooms, ample indoor and outdoor living areas, well-equipped kitchen and utility spaces, spacious lush and leafy garden and terraces, accommodate 4 guests in perfect comfort.
On the ground floor, the front entrance to the home is accessed via a private alleyway which affords occupants great privacy and unparalleled security with gated entryways (One giving access to the picturesque Calle (street) Tenerias adjacent to the verdant, lively and expansive Parque Juarez with walking / running paths, sculptures & fountains, children's playground... A few minutes walk and you arrive at the spectacular Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel (UNESCO World Heritage Listed Church) and the ever animated town square. The other gate affords access to the Calle Nemisio Diez, and the front entrance to the resplendent and celebrated Rosewood Hotel, it’s many restaurants, bars, shops, spa and health club). The other side of the ground floor living area is sided by a floor to ceiling wall of double-pained glass which opens via out-sized glass French doors to a luxuriant, light-filled and peaceful private garden and covered patio furnished with cozy outdoor seating for 8 to 10 people - Sit... and have cocktails while looking at the adjoining foliage concealed wall, with Bougainvilleas, Durantas, Bamboo and Jasmine, frequently visited by colorful hummingbirds...
The ground floor bedroom is accessed via the living room. The dusky shade of the wrought iron queen size bed blends well with the warm wood of the side tables and built-in cabinets / closets and the tiled writing table encompassed in a quaint wall nook overlooking the interior private garden. A ceiling fan, cabled flat-screen television and DVD player in addition to a spacious and well-appointed and equipped en-suite bathroom provide all the necessary creature comforts.
The first floor is accessed via a striking curved staircase, comprised of earthy rust / pink colored stone slabs, and provides access to the master bedroom, a utility/laundry room (washer, drier, sink and storage), a pleasant reading nook with day bed and bookshelves under a vaulted classical style brick crown, and a door to a delightful interior deck with views over the garden providing seating for 8-10 people. Like the first floor bedroom, the master bedroom has a wrought iron queen bed with bedroom bench, built-in wooden cabinets and writing desk, a ceiling fan, cabled flat-screen television & DVD player and a lovely en-suite tiled bathroom.
The expansive tiled roof area affords excellent views of the surrounding Centro area (Old -Town Center), the superb Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel Church, and the distant hills and valleys which envelope the town. A great variety of potted plants and climbing vines render this deck luxuriant and a large under-canopy dining table and chairs for 10 with extensive outdoor BBQ, wet bar and refrigerator station, allow guests to fully enjoy the outdoors day or night.
There are so many things to do of interest in San Miguel; one doesn't have time to watch much television, however, for those wishing to relax at home, the house has cable television with the basic American programs & DVD players, and a secure and strong WIFI connection,
No need to pack your hairdryer. Each bathroom is equipped with one, as well as body cream, face wipes, soap, Q-tips, and shampoo.
An excellent bi-lingual staff, Maria, comes 3 times a week, to do the cleaning. She can do also help you with the laundry, shopping for meals, buying and arranging flowers for the house, or cooking... The house cook can also be hired for special cocktails, to prepare hors d'oeuvres, and dinners. Just relax and enjoy your stay...
Though one does not normally need a vehicle in Centro San Miguel (as near everything is accessible on foot or via taxi) for those who have their own vehicle, there is a secure guarded parking lot conveniently located 300 feet away from the house.
For those wishing to smoke (cigarettes, cigars, pipes) we ask that you do not smoke in the house. There is ample outdoor spaces where you can puff away. Ashtrays are provided.
This house is for use by adults but unfortunately NOT for groups of young twenty year-olds who want to come to San Miguel to party.
We would be happy to rent this house for extended periods (i.e. 3 month period from Mid-June through Mid-September) for a nice discount. Do contact us if you are interested.
The best way to reach us is via email.
Keywords: House, 2 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, Beautiful, light-filled, curves, comfortable, flower filled garden, extensive outdoor spaces, BBQ, outdoor living areas, patio, large yet cozy, real 3 to 5 minutes walk to Jardin (central square), adjacent to Rosewood Hotel spa and health club.