Marbella is Chile's original seaside resort/vacation home development for the financially advantaged. It is located just under 2 hours from Santiago, on a massive bluff overlooking spectacular beaches and little fishing villages.
Marbella enjoys a physical environment similar to Monterey, California and a climate similar to the lower central Californian coast. You'll find 27 holes of golf, an abundance of green open space and a quality, full-service hotel.
Rental condo, Olas, Oviedo #420, has huge picture windows, gazing out to the Pacific, the coastal village of Maitencillo and a vast beach stretching to a distant peninsula. In addition to the superb bluff top views, you will find spacious, light-filled interior, central heating, a heated terrace floor, dishwasher, washing machine, 45 channel cable TV, which includes news and movie channels in English.
By design there are no elevators in Olas, so renters have a three floor walk-up to this top floor unit. The kitchen is well equipped and brightly lit with views of the tennis courts and mountains.
The condo is located in Marbella resort overlooking the lovely fishing and beach town of Maitencillo , less that a 2 hour drive from Santiago. Private car is the most convenient way to arrive. Most of the drive is on the new excellent, divided, limited access Pan-American freeway, with the last 20 miles on the paved, un-crowded coastal highway.
Your pre-departure information will contain suggestions for local activities, daily practicalities, the finest of the superb local restaurants, as well as day trip suggestions around central Chile. The condo owner, Scott Jones is an American living in Santiago, Chile.
Scott owns a tourism company that specializes in sharing the delights of Chile with North Americans. Therefore he is in a great position to help you get the most out of your time here, including providing tourism services throughout the rest of the country, from hotel nights in Santiago to trips to the Patagonia or Easter Island. Of course Scott is always available, via his personal cell phone, for any renter's questions or needs.