Elegant but comfortable, 300-year old colonial home located in El Centro (3 blocks from the Jardin and Parroquia). It was recently renovated (Dec 2007) to include such American amenities as: purified water, garbage disposer, stainless kitchen Viking & Bosch stainless steel appliances(refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, microwave, gas range and oven, and dishwasher).
A BainUltra ThermoMasseur (imported from Canada with air jets completely surrounding inside of tub, 2 heated backrests & headrests, chroma therapy (7 changing colors of the water), and aromatherapy (herbs or oils can be added because the jets are air rather than water).
Five gas fireplaces (one is 2-sided opening to bedroom and dressing room), Viking 6-burner gas grill on front 3rd floor terrace, and tea suite (under counter refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker) located in 3rd floor sitting room. Unlike many homes in El Centro, an abundance of natural light has been brought into all levels from the 4th level for the gardens.
Large skylights spanning the 3 levels are located in the entry at the front of the house and above the open suspended staircase at the back of the house. Another large skylight is located above the jacuzzi on the 2nd floor. Three terraces with trees, shrubs, and flowers create an San Miguel ambiance.
Original stone walls, fireplace, and archway, arched entries with cantera, mesquite doors, travertine marble floors and counter tops, stone floors on all terraces, and antiques enhance the colonial Mexican flavor.
The house is located 3 blocks from the Jardin & the Parroquia. It is a 5-min. walk from the Instituto and the horticultural Parque Juarez is at the end of our block (Tenerias).
High speed wireless internet and a local cell phone is provided. TVs along with DVD and/or VCR players are found in all the bedrooms and 1st fl. den. Maid service is provided 2 days/ week. Cook optional.