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Casa Melissa- Oceanfront, Fabulous Views, Heated Infinity Pool, Private Tennis

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Last updated: 03/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:4
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Casa Melissa has 4 Bedrooms, w/detached 5th bdrm suite -4 Baths, (Sleeps 10 max)

Casa Melissa is a unique private estate featuring breathtaking 180 degree views of the Pacific. Located on a point overlooking the Pacific, the views from Casa Melissa are uninterrupted and spectacular. Yet you can easily walk to San Pancho on the wide sandy beach

To the north and south you can view the coastline from Punta Sayulita in the south to the outline of San Blas to the north. If you move your gaze to the east, you can view the beautiful tropical palm jungle.

Casa Melissa is tropical Mexico as you dreamed it would be. During the day watch whales, dolphins and rays pass below as you enjoy a drink on the terrace or relax in the pool. In the evening the sunsets are breathtaking!

Amenities of the villa include 4 beautifully appointed bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a private lighted tennis court and a heated 'Infinity' swimming pool.
All rooms in Casa Melissa have ocean views and fans.
Doors and windows have screens so you can get the tropical air without any tropical bugs! Or you can use the air conditioning - available in all the bedrooms.


The Casita, a 5th bedroom suite, features a queen bed, ceiling fan, air conditioner, full bathroom and a kitchenette. Its large ocean view terrace and overlooks the tennis court.

Casa Melissa is for those who want to get away from it all, and to relax in luxury surrounded by the natural beauty of the Mexican Riviera.

All the bedrooms are air conditioned and the property has a whole house water purification system. Plus the bedrooms have ipod docking stations.

Maid service is included Monday through Saturday.
The staff will even grocery shop for you before you arrive - you just pay for the groceries!
We want to make your stay at Casa Melissa a true vacation.

Whales migrate along the coast between December and April. See them from the terrace or get close-up on a boat in the Bay of Banderas.
Nature lovers can enjoy tropical birds flying by at eye level or go on a bird watching tour. See iguanas, geckos, tejones or tour the turtle nursery and help release baby turtles into the ocean. Ocean kayaking, snorkeling and hiking in the palm jungle or walking on the mile long sandy beach are a few of the best ways to enjoy this tropical paradise.

The small town of San Pancho is unique. It has an active polo community and a polo field, a yoga center, a nine hole golf course and fabulous restaurants. There are many shops and a variety of restaurants within easy walking distance of Casa Melissa.

Events during the year include a national surfing contest, annual music festival, and Art Walk Friday nights in the winter. Or rent a car and explore the whole area.


Besides fabulous views, Casa Melissa has a private lighted tennis court. The tennis court is a special Australian product that is used in the tropics, a synthetic grass surface topped with sand. It plays like clay but is ready for play 15 minutes after a rain shower (very important in the summer). The other great thing about the court is that it slows the game down - great if you are playing mixed doubles. What makes this tennis court unique is that it has an ocean view! Try not to get distracted by the pelicans flying by as you play the game.

Casa Melissa has three bedrooms for the quoted price. The fourth bedroom in the main house and the nearby Casita bedroom suite are available for rent for an extra charge. The Casita is only rented as part of Casa Melissa. You would never share this beautiful estate with other renters.

Keywords: House, villa, tennis, pool, oceanfront, views, ocean, beach, polo, golf
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Member since: 1999

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/24/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Children Welcome:

    Not suitable for toddlers...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside only please...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Private Chef

Suitability

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    This room has ocean views in 3 directions and a private bath...moreless

  • Middle bedroom: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    This room can be either 2 singles or 1 king. Ocean view....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    This end bedroom can be 2 singles or 1 king. Ocean view....moreless

  • Downstairs bedroom: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    This room can have 2 singles or 1 king bed. Ocean view....moreless

  • Detached Unit: 1 queen

    Casita - 5th bedroom suite overlooking the tennis court. ...moreless

  • King size beds (4) Master bedroom is only king sized bed and the other 3 bedrooms can be either king beds or 2 singles, Queen size Beds (1) Casita bedroom suite has a queen size bed, Twin or Single Beds (6) 3 bedrooms can be either 2 single beds or a king...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Master bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

    Fabulous marble bathroom with ocean and garden views...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Beautiful hand painted tile - upstairs, ocean & garden views...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Downstairs bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    Hand painted tile bathroom in the Casita....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Whole house water purification system, Screens on doors and windows, Ipod docking stations with CD player (5), Private Lighted Tennis Court, heated infinity pool, Cook available for fee for all meals, English-Speaking Maid, staff can shop for your requested groceries before you arrive so the kitchen will be stocked for you - including a pitcher of margaritas waiting for you in the freezer!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    US/Canadian TV from Satellite...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Ipod docking stations in all bedrooms and livingroom. Some rooms have CD units....moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    See several small beaches to the north, and watch the waves roll in...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Spectacular ocean views to the north, west and south...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    on a point above the Pacific ocean with unobstructed 180 degree ocean views from Punta Sayulita to south and several small beaches to the north. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    in all bedrooms...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Free calls to USA...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Fiber optic WIFI...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street:

    large parking area at house...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Lightning fast fiber optic WiFi...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    You can have the kitchen stocked with your grocery requests upon arrival at no additional charge - you just pay for the groceries!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Three upstairs bedrooms open to this shared balcony facing south and west. Master bedroom has an additional private one facing north....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) Casa Melissa has a patio facing north for early morning sun in the winter and shade in the summer afternoons. Opens off the dining room/kitchen. Has incredible ocean view. Casita bedroom suite has a large ocean view terrace that overlooks the tennis court....moreless

  • Golf:

    9 hole course 1/2 mile away...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Covered patio for shade during the day - opens off the living area. Leads to the pool....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Private lighted tennis court with ocean view!...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Heated infinity swimming pool...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter season
Dec 15 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$500
$3,450

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Spring shoulder
May 1 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$375
$2,600

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Summer season
Jun 1 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$325
$2,250

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Fall shoulder
Nov 1 - Dec 14, 2017
2 night min stay
$375
$2,600

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates quoted are for a maximum of 6 guests using 3 bedrooms. The fourth bedroom in Casa Melissa is available for $30 nightly additional, max 8.

The 5th bedroom Casita suite is available for an additional $50 nightly.

Maximum guests staying on property is 10 including children.

No pets allowed.

Holiday surcharges: Christmas/New Years 20% additional. Thanksgiving and Easter 10% additional.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 03/24/2017
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Puerto Vallarta
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Mar Plata
0.25 Miles
Nearest Golf
Las Huertas
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Mar Plata
0.12 Miles
Nearest Beach
San Pancho

Car: Recommended

Polo Field with weekly matches. Bird watching, surfing, snorkeling, stand up paddle, swimming with dolphins, ancient petroglyphs, yoga center nearby. Massage at the house by arrangement, Watch whales and dolphins from terrace, private heated infinity pool, private lighted tennis court onsite

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: We are a family of 4. We have always spent part of the winter in Mexico. When we discovered San Pancho we knew this was the place where we wanted to build a house. We built the house to fit our family, so each of the kids had their own bedroom and could have a friend come down and vacation with them, plus we have an extra bedroom for the parents.

Why the Owner Chose San Francisco, Nay., Mexico:
We were lucky enough to visit San Pancho before it was 'discovered'. When we saw this property with its incredible views we knew we had to buy it. We see more of the coast/ocean then any other property in the area! It is magical. Arriving at Casa Melissa and looking at the view is immediately relaxing. My favorite thing is to swim in the pool mesmerized by the views in each direction. My husband and I disagreed on only one thing - which was the better view, the view to the south looking at Punta Sayulita or the view to the north looking at a series of small beaches. So most of the house has views to the south, but the master bedroom has views in both directions and has a balcony on the north side as well as opening to the terrace on the south side. In the mornings I sit in the dining room looking north and he sits at the opposite end of the table looking south. We worked it out.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Besides the fabulous view, we had to have a tennis court. We built one made out of an Australian product that is sand and astro-turf. It plays like clay but is ready for play 15 minutes after the rain ends (very important in the summer). The other great thing about the court is that it slows the game down - great if you are playing mixed doubles or singles with your husband. Oh and the other great thing about the court is that it has an ocean view. Try not to get distracted by the pelicans flying over the ocean as you play the game.


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Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/24/2017

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Photos

  • View of Casa Melissa from the ocean by drone 12-15

    View of Casa Melissa from the ocean by drone 12-15

  • Casa Melissa sits on a point above the Pacific Ocean

    Casa Melissa sits on a point above the Pacific Ocean

  • Casa at sunset

    Casa at sunset

  • Private lighted tennis court with ocean view

    Private lighted tennis court with ocean view

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Living room

    Living room

  •  2nd Bedroom upstairs, king or 2 singles

    2nd Bedroom upstairs, king or 2 singles

  • Fourth bedroom downstairs

    Fourth bedroom downstairs

  • Mile long San Pancho beach

    Mile long San Pancho beach

  • Oceanfront Tennis!

    Oceanfront Tennis!

  • Casita queen bed

    Casita queen bed

  • Whale watching Jan 2015 with Vallarta Whale Watch

    Whale watching Jan 2015 with Vallarta Whale Watch

  • Stunning views

    Stunning views

  • Swimming Pool & View South to  Punta Sayulita

    Swimming Pool & View South to Punta Sayulita

  • Sunset December 2016

    Sunset December 2016

  • View to the north from terrace

    View to the north from terrace

  • Yeyo and Frances preparing dinner at Casa Melissa

    Yeyo and Frances preparing dinner at Casa Melissa

  • Bathroom upstairs

    Bathroom upstairs

  • Casa Melissa

    Casa Melissa

  • Seeing turtle from the boat. Also watch babies being released on the beach!

    Seeing turtle from the boat. Also watch babies being released on the beach!

  • Backyard and pool

    Backyard and pool

  • Casita ocean view terrace overlooking tennis court

    Casita ocean view terrace overlooking tennis court

VRBO #1952

This listing was first published here in 1999.

Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017

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