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Fabulous Ocean Front Vacation Rental- Great Special -Can at Par Spring/Fall 2017

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Comfortable one bedroom apartments

WELCOME TO SUNSET CASA - La Penita/ Rincon de Guayabitos
Come visit us and stay in a luxurious one bedroom vacation rental. The Aztec suite is our premier suite in our boutique style accommodation. The property is located directly on the beach and only a 5 minute walk to La Penita town centre.

Your private entrance leads to a wonderful open living area with kitchen, dining area and huge living room with stylish wicker and cane furniture. The modern kitchen has wonderful tile counter tops, custom hardwood cupboards, full size fridge, stainless steel stove with oven, microwave, pots and pans and matching dishes. The living room has wall to wall sliding patio doors to an oversized deck with ocean, pool and palapa view.

Listening to the ocean surf you will be lulled to sleep in the king size bed. The large sliding glass doors lead to a Juliet balcony. Off the bedroom is a modern tiled bathroom with large walk in shower.

There are spectacular views of the ocean and the 2 islands as well as the bordering estuary and its wild life. The property is fully secured by privacy walls and has a large heated pool with palapa and BBQ area ideal for happy hour and a view of the sunset.

Sunset Casa is located a 5 minute walk up the beach from La Penita town center a colorful Mexican town where you can find grocery stores, meat markets, fish stores, restaurants, taco stands, jewelry stores, beauty parlors and ice cream stands. The Thursday Market is a must and you can buy an array of fresh produce, souvenir items, fresh bread, coffee, honey, clothing, CDs and videos. There are usually over 100 merchants and stands. Just a short walk down the beach or an inexpensive taxi ride is the tourist town of Rincon de Guayabitos. Here you will find party boats, fishing tours, whale watching tours, jet skis, horseback riding, an assortment of beach vendors and a multitude of restaurants and taco stands.

After a hard day on the beach you can sit and listen to the palm trees rustle and let all your worries drift away. This is truly paradise. Come join us and enjoy this wonderful “inner fiesta”

Also featured on this property are The Olmec and The Toltec. These beautiful on bedroom apartments( see photos) also have fantastic ocean and beach views and are also furnished in the same high quality furnishings and amenities.They are truly made for a relaxing couples get away as this is an adult only property.
We do not use book it now as VRBO charges a large fee for this and we like to get to know you personally and you to know us.

Your hosts.
Robi and Dan Smallwood
Kelowna, B.C.

Keywords: ocean front accommodation, beachfront , boutique lodging,vacation rental,La Penita,,riviera nayarit,Rincon de Guayabitos,vacation accommodation
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Member since: 2005

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 750 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 2
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    This is an adult only accommodation....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage


Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Beach chairs and umbrellas, Laundry service,( small fee involved)


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    available with extra charge involved. As apartment is on the ocean it is not necessary...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    secure parking available...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wi Fi included...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    includes microwave, blender, coffeemaker, toaster and kettle. Pots and pans, dishes, cutlery , stove and full size fridge....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped includes micro wave, blender, toaster, kettle, coffeemaker, dishes and cutlery and pots and pans...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Full size fridge with freezer...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    private deck with table and chairs for outdoor enjoyment...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    large patio deck around pool...moreless

  • Gazebo
  • Golf:

    Golf course in San Poncho and Lo de Marcos...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    tennis courts available in Guayabitos for a small charge...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Building Type

  • House


from 20 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall 2017
Oct 28 - Dec 23, 2017
3 night min stay
$750 $2,200
Winter 2018
Dec 24 - Mar 31, 2018
7 night min stay

$750 $2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates



The above pricing is for the Olmec and Toltec. The Aztec is $850.00 per week and $900.00 in high season. Monthly rate for high season is $3200.00 and for low season is $2600.00. All prices include 16% federal tax and 3% hotel tax. High season for the Aztec is weekly bookings only. November 1 to December 15th we are accepting Canadian at par

50% on booking and the balance 90 days before arrival


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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If you love fishing than we can arrange a tour for you. We can also arrange tours to San Blas and for the jungle cruise. If you have the time a couple of nights in Guadalajara can be very enjoyable with the wonderful old world buildings and the many great restaurants not to mention good shopping.

Of course one cant miss market day on Thursday. The Mexican lady sells the best bread in Mexico also all sorts of sinful sweet treats including great pies.

For your special treat we can arrange in house massages, pedicure and manicures at very reasonable prices.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: After a long winter of construction, Dan and I are ready to start the upcoming vacation season in our new winter home in Mexico. This is an exciting lifestyle change for us and we are offering a choice of 3 vacation rentals.

Why the Owner Chose La Peñita de Jaltemba, Nayarit, Mexico:
We chose to build her because of the proximity to town and the beautiful beach front location. We also love the small town appeal and all the near by activities. It is truly a very active and vibrant Mexican community. We love the people and we feel extreamly safe her walking the streets

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
This vacation rental property is only minutes by foot from town center. You will enjoy short walks to all type of restaurants, shopping, market days, and sight seeing. There is easy public transportation to surronding towns and Puerto Vallarta. Sunset is perfect under the palapa or from your own ocean view balcony. All three apartments are direct ocean and beach view .

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

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  • A beautiful La Penita sunset

    A beautiful La Penita sunset

  • Front of house from the beach

    Front of house from the beach

  • Aztec suite terraza with view to the beach

    Aztec suite terraza with view to the beach

  • Aztec suite living room

    Aztec suite living room

  • Olmec suite living room

    Olmec suite living room

  • Olmec Bedroom

    Olmec Bedroom

  • kitchen toltec

    kitchen toltec

  • toltec deck

    toltec deck

  • Birds of Paradise

    Birds of Paradise

  • Another beautiful evening at our vacation rental in La Penita

    Another beautiful evening at our vacation rental in La Penita

  • view to the beach in La Penita

    view to the beach in La Penita

  • entrance walk to vacation rental apartments

    entrance walk to vacation rental apartments

  • Aztec dining

    Aztec dining

  • Aztec suite kitchen

    Aztec suite kitchen

  • Olmec dining room

    Olmec dining room

  • Deck Olmec

    Deck Olmec

  • Toltec living area

    Toltec living area

  • fabulous evening sunsets over La Penita

    fabulous evening sunsets over La Penita

  • Beautiful bouginvilla

    Beautiful bouginvilla

VRBO #254298

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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