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Gorgeous 5 Star Beachfront Condo at the popular Villa Magna Condominiums!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Queen Aerobed, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Beautifully appointed condo has a breathtaking view from the 9th floor(10 floor building). The advantage to our condo is the building and the floor. We have the ocean view all the way to Punta de Mita. From the walkway we have a fabulous view all the way south! You can watch the cruise ships come into the Meritime! If you rent on lower floors you can not see over the hotel next door! I find this a major difference and I love both views (walkway and balcony)! Watch the sunsets from balcony as well as the whales and the Sierra Madre Mountains. Go down the elevator directly to 3 huge warm pools, another set of bathrooms (easy to use if your bathroom is occupied), and the private beach with 24 hour security and many palapa's and chaise lounges with umbrellas for shade.

The beach is located in the middle of the Bay of Banderas and is considered to be the best beach on the bay. Shallow for many feet into the water and completely sandy. Enjoy whale and dolphin watching from the balcony or go down to the beach and enjoy parasailing, boogie boards, wave runners or sit and read a book under your own palapa. We supply boogie boards for your use. With Dream's Villa Magna 5 Star Resort on campus you can enjoy organized water fun, thatch bars, rooftop Sushi Bar as well as 5 International restaurants and Reggae dancing under the moonlight! Just at ground floor!

Our condo has two extra closets we had built in the bedroom. Plus in the bath we added anextra storage cabinet under the sink and over the toilet. These are not found in many other one bedroom units. It's our design. Plenty of space for all of your needs!

Within a half hour to Puerto Vallarta, Bucerias (I have walked there via the beach...about 3 miles), Sayulita..surfing and quaint shops as well as many wonderful golf courses! Excellent, convenient location. If you want to head to El Centro (The main shopping area in Puerto Vallarta) the bus system is terrific and tourist feel very comfortable taking full advantage of it. Catching the bus is easy and close by. Cabs are right outside the gates to the right. No need to call a cab service, just walk a block and grab one :)

Beautiful championship golf courses are just minutes away offering golf for all skill levels. They rent new Taylor Made and Callaway clubs at approximately $45. Vista Vallarta is close by and boasts 2 challenging mountain courses by Nicklaus and Weiskoff with gorgeous views. I also love Marina Vallarta Golf and El Tigre (down the steet!)

Everything you need for total comfort. Just bring your clothes!

Keywords: Condominium, beachfront, Nuevo

More Details

Owner
Carol
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 14, 2017

About Carol

We are a Christian couple that truly enjoy when others love our condo. Frank is a Senior System Analyst and I am a retired broker. We both grew up in Chicago, IL, went to college in Illinois and currently live in a Chicago Suburb. We have two happily married children and have grandchildren we enjoy so very much. We enjoy our church and our church family is a big part of our life. It does get cold in Chicago so we decided in 2003 (before Villa Magna was built) to buy in Mexico and we knew that Nuevo was the new hot spot with better and safer beaches than Puerto Vallarta where the beaches are deeper and have greater undercurrent. The beach by us is ideal. Shallow for a long way into the water, sandy bottom and almost no undertow. Our children and grandchildren so enjoy this beach. We saw the banner for Villa Magna and as one of the very first purchaser we were able to pick the prime floor and building that we wanted. Now you can enjoy those same advantages! You will love our floor, and our condo!

Carol purchased this condo in 2003

Why Carol chose Nuevo Vallarta

The Nayarit Riviera on the Bay of Banderas has become the hottest vacation spot since 9/11. The weather mimicks Hawaii and we have months of fantastic weather with no rain and blue skies. We enjoy the ocean and ocean view, balmy breezes and mountains with as much fun time as we can handle with no rain and no humidity (until rainy season in Aug, Sept and Oct). This has been the best investment we ever made. We love our condo and enjoy it fully. We have it all..mountains, water/beaches/whales and 2 beautiful views...all the way north and south! Only from Building 2 above the 7th floor can you enjoy these views.

What makes this condo unique

What sets up apart from the others? The 9th floor in Building 2 has the best views!! We enjoy a beautiful view from the walkway. I often take a cup of coffee and watch the cruise ships come in all the way in Puerto Vallarta. If on a lower floor you only have the view into the neighboring hotel. If in the other building the view from the walkway is the parking lot! We offer two beautiful views...including the view from our balcony which reaches all the way to Punta de Mita! You can't beat our views. We handpicked this location as one of the original purchasers.

We custom built two extra closets in the Master Bedroom and had a beautiful king size platform bed built. The bed is very comfortable! We also had a custom cabinet and drawers built under our bathroom sink and a cabinet above the commode. Most other 1 bedrooms come standard the way they were built without this extra storage.

Guestbook comments from the owner

As we wait at the airport, Marie and I are reflecting upon what a lovely and enchanted time we had for our anniversary stay at your condo. We loved everything about it and didn’t even need to turn on the air because of the delicious breezes. We had comfort, beautiful mountain views and great restaurants. We will be returning! Back to Canada for now and thank you again!
Dec 2016
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Amenities

Nuevo Vallarta Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 9
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Custom cabinet and drawers under sink.
  • Standard one bedroom condo lacks cabinet under sink and above commode. We had custom cabinets and drawers installed under the sink and a large cabinet with drawer over commode. So much more room!!
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Master - 1 king , Custom king sized platform with very comfortable bed.
  • Custom platform king size bed with new comfortable mattress. Also there is a queen sized Aero-bed (self inflating) that is extremely comfortable. Couch with sleep one or two, also...long sectional.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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Gorgeous 5 Star Beachfront Condo at the popular Villa Magna Condominiums!
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Meets all expectations and then some!

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed at Carols twice now. The condo's location is situated perfectly for the most gorgeous view of the ocean as well as the entire outdoor area which includes several restaurants and bars, and several pools including an infinity pool.

Down the elevator and out the door you are at the beach with loungers. A short distance and you will get a massage right on the beach and run into many more restaurants and bars. You are even walking distance to an adorable little town, Bucerias (sp?).

The condo has a very nice balcony where I have watched the dolphins play. The condo is clean, furnished with style and has a comfortable hide-a-bed and bedroom.

The kitchen is equipped with anything you might need and is kept up to date. AND the water is safe to drink as these condos are pretty new.

There is a nice mall and grocery store that one can easily walk to or you can hop a local bus.

I felt very safe with the security provided.

I would go back in a heart beat.

Thank you, Carol.

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Ann. Such a wonderful review! Bucerias was spelled perfectly. I hope you (and Ron) decide to come back. Maybe sometime in the future you would like to show Calvin the whales. You are always welcome! Bendiciones, Carol
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5

View! Location! Superb condo!

  • 5 of 5

We have rented this superb condo for the last two winters and we will be returning this winter again. The view is unbelievable, you can see beautiful sunsets every day. The condo has everything you need to make you feel like home. Great location, Villa Magna has everything you need for your vacations. Very close to restaurants, shopping mall, grocery stores and golf courses.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Normand. You and your wife were the perfect renters and I wish you happiness and good health. You are always welcome in the future. No security deposit needed!
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5

Exquisite view of the ocean and luxurious pool.

  • 5 of 5

This condo is conveniently located in Nueva Vallarta. The condo has all the amenities that one would need to make your stay comfortable! My favorite feature of the condo is the spectacular view of the ocean. I would have my coffee on the balcony each morning and enjoy the ocean breeze and enjoy the view of the pool, beach and ocean. Going to the beach is a short elevator ride down, where you find a palapa (sun umbrella) and relax and soak in the sun. Waiters are available to bring you a drink! All the luxuries are available. I had so much fun, can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Damage Deposit $500

Check out time is 11 AM sharp.

Cancellation Terms: 100% refundable until 120 days prior to first rental day. 50% refundable if cancelled 90 days prior to first rental day.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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