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Spanish Style Condo Facing Mayan Golf Course Minutes to Beach

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

'Villas Baja' is a Spanish style three-story complex with 29 privately owned townhouse style condos. Many colored bougainvilleas drape from the upper floors to cover most of the building. The grounds are exceptionally well kept with many native flowers and trees. The complex is situated on the first green of the Mayan Golf Course and is only minutes to the beautifully uncrowded beach and the Sea of Cortez.

My unit is on the ground floor (no high steps to climb) and is approximately 915 square feet. This unit is at the end of the building and is very private. The patio faces an expanse of trees and lawn. The living room bay-window is framed with bougainvilleas looking over the golf course. A sparkling fountain can be heard near by.

The patio is accessible from both the living room and the large master bedroom where there is a charcoal BBQ and patio furniture. The red Mexican tile adds flavor and authenticity to the surroundings.

The large master bedroom has just been redecorated with hand-made native Mexican furniture and original art work.

The bathroom has a new Mexican tile make-up arm with a hand painted blue and white sink that lends itself to ease and comfort. A glass block tub-shower is large enough for more then one. Showering is almost like a spa experience. A wicker basket holds warm plush royal blue and bright yellow towels. Just added is an enclosed medicine storage cabinet for personal items.

You will enjoy the newly decorated living/dining room with bright Mexican colors that welcomes you. The walls are decorated with original Mexican artwork from the local artisans of San Jose. A wine rack with hand-blown glassware is waiting for your special wine or margaritas.

The pool area has a beautiful rock inlaid heated swimming pool. A foot bridge bisects the shallow end from the deep end. This is one of the only heated pools in the area. It is kept at a wonderful even temperature. Between the pool areas is a covered palapa that can be used for entertaining. A public BBQ is on an elevated area that overlooks the lush Mayan Golf Course.

Everything is so accessible from this complex, a car is not needed unless you plan an excursion to Cabo San Lucas which is only 18 miles to the South. A Mega Store Complex is a short walk away with groceries, excellent restaurants, phones, Internet Cafe, dress shops and fast food. A bus travels frequently to the historic town of San Jose where there are numerous shops, restaurants and entertainment.

The beach in San Jose is so beautiful. The Sea of Cortez offers some awesome activities. A short walk takes you to 'Message on the Beach' and further along, to rental of water toys. Horses for rent parade down the sand, turtles hatch their young and vendors sport their wares. Walking down the beach will offer many wonderful sights and places to eat. My condo has a guest book that gives more information.

Close to 'Villas Baja' and down the street is 'El Patio' restaurant that will cater your party or serve a delicious meal to your doorstep. A short walk to 'El Patio' and an evening in the open-air restaurant will be a rewarding experience with their superb Mexican cuisine.

Fishing is outstanding. In my condo I have outlined places to go and see. In Cabo San Lucas the marlin fishing is world renown. San Jose hascompleted a new marina. Many fisherman will entice you to their pangas for a day of tuna fishing. The catches are overwhelming and many have to be returned to the sea, but there is always enough to take home or to saute in the condo's fully equipped kitchen.

Between San Jose Del Cabo and (The Corridor) Cabo San Lucas is a variety of outstanding golf courses. There is also several beaches that boast some of the best snorkeling in the area. The 'corridor' has many things to see, such as the Glass Factory, a must. There is bus service, taxi or rental cars nearby.

Of all your travels, this area is a must to see. My condo is beautiful, inexpensive and I would love to have you as my guest. If there is any special occasions, I will be happy to accommodate your needs.

Thank you for viewing this rental.

Sincerely, The Owner

Keywords: Condominium/private ownership

More Details

Cheryl Marcheso, owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 7, 2016

About Cheryl Marcheso, owner

I am retired and wanted a condo by the Sea. I do not like large complexes with hundreds of people. I knew a friend that bought a unit in San Jose and thought it was a beautiful place. I rented her unit and fell in love with the small Spanish style, three story condo complex. The convenience to the nearby beach, golf course and shopping; made this unit just perfect for me. The people who own are very friendly and I enjoy escaping to the sunshine during the long winters at home.

Cheryl Marcheso, owner purchased this condo in 2006

Why Cheryl Marcheso, owner chose San Jose del Cabo

The weather in the Baja is perfect. During the season it is between 73 and 83 degrees and the humidity is low. The breezes blow during the early season and the sun shines almost all the time. I think I have only seen half a dozen cloudy days. The people are friendly and welcoming. The restaurants are wonderful and the entertainment is abundant.

What makes this condo unique

The Sea of Cortez (three blocks away) is spectacular. The sand feels wonderful on your feet and the beach is practically deserted. My property is a bottom floor unit and sits at the end of the building which affords much privacy, yet just around the corner is the warm heated swimming pool and bbq area. Free WiFi at pool palapa


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Spanish Style Condo Facing Mayan Golf Course Minutes to Beach
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 9 reviews
Burlington, Ontario Canda


  • 4 of 5

We just came back from almost 4 months at Villas Baja. This unit has all the comforts of home, from coffee maker to microwave. The location is excellent. You can walk to the centre of town, restaurants, and major grocery store. Short walk to the beach. Short drive to other beautiful beaches, such as Palmilla. Very nice private patio. Excellent value. Would recommend this property to friends and family. I tried to rent it for my friends for next year but a portion of the dates weren't available. Book early for longer stays. A nice complex with a mix of Canadians and Americans.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
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Great apartment in San Jose del cabo

  • 4 of 5

We have stayed at villas baja for one month for two years the apt is great very comfortable and private,, steps from the beautiful pool an lovely gardens close to everything.the people here are very friendly but don't intrude on your privecy.

Cheryl is very helpful if you have any questions,just a great place to relax and enjoy the sun

Mary and ken

  • Submitted: May 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
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Vernon B.C. Canada

Great stay in San Jose

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I just returned from a month ( Feb 2013) at Cheryl's condo in San Jose. All pics and discriptions of this unit are accurate. Property was clean and well maintained. Other owners and guests at this complex were always friendly and had lots of helpfull local knowledge of the area. Being close by to the beach, el centro and Mega made it easy to walk or take a short bus or taxi ride to anywhere you would want to go. We had no concerns walking where ever we went either during the day or evening. Internet access would have been nice since we were there for the full month, but a short walk for a coffee and free access at Starbucks worked out. Although the unit is not large it is fine for a couple and with a full kitchen we were able to cook many of our meals. We didn't have a bad meal at any of the restaurants we went to but really enjoyed Mi Casa for Mexican and La Docce or La Forchetta for Italian. The bright yellow taqueria on the way into the center of town or Shooters by the town square have great fish tacos. It's a bit of a walk down the beach but the ribs at Zippers were fall off the bone delicious. Plan on returning here in the future.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
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Sun City, AZ. USA

Alice & Basil Sun City, AZ.

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I enjoyed 2 weeks in this charming condo. The location is superb for walkers! The grounds and amenities are beautiful. People very friendly. I concur with all the other reviews and comments made concerning the owner and the unit. They have said it all and it's all true!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
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Springfield, OR

Dream Vacation

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at this condo and a memorable, romantic vacation. The accomodations were perfect; so relaxing and comfortable. We thoroughly enjoyed the pool and the beautifully kept area. Activities were close by and we were even able to walk to the beach and store. A week was just not long enough! Next time we are definitely going to extend our time in this beautiful condo. We are counting the days till we enjoy the warm sunshine and superb accomodations.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
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Aiken SC

Stay in San Jose del Cabo

  • 5 of 5

We had an great time in San Jose and this condo was great for 2 people.Cheryl gave us very good information prior to our arrival The condo has everything you need and was clean and well maintained. The local supermarket "The Mega" is only a short walk away.At the mega you can get all your daily supplies.Downtown San Jose is either a 30 minute walk or a 10 minute bus ride where you can find lots of art and silver stores together wih excellent restaurants. We loved the Topicana restaurant. You can also take the bus to San lucas where there is much to see and do. A boat ride to the Arch and Lovers Beach is a must. Our weather in Cabo as usual was sunny and warm and we thoughly enjoyed ourselves there.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Mar 2012
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Los Cabos International
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Golf
On the golf course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Transpeninsular (the four-way) or The Corridor
Nearest Restaurant
Park Royal Los Cabos just down the street
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Public area Hotel Zone
Car: not necessary

Zip lining, beach horse riding, beach messages, tennis, waverunning. ATV tours in town


Rates & Availability

Club de Golf Fonatur Condo Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Exit Cleaning $75
Air Conditioner per mo. $100
Refundable damage deposit $250

Rentals are not available from June through September.
six month advance reservations require 1/2 rental fee paid at time of booking.

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Club de Golf Fonatur Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • large garden style bathtub/shower. Make up area and storage closet.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) This is a queen sofa/bed in the living room area. Not recommended for an extended time.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
a car is not needed to access shopping, dining, beach and wildlife area. A short walk to downtown San Jose is a must. Bus service to town and also to Cabo San Lucas, 18 miles South.

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