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Acqua Bay Ocean Front Condo

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-4)

Nuevo Vallarta (New Vallarta) is the best area in Jalisco/Nayarit. It is 15 minutes from the Puerto Vallarta airport in a safe hotel zone on the Banderas Bay. The ocean is warm with medium to small waves. Great for swimming or boogie boarding.

This condominium is built on the Sand on Banderas Bay with lush gardens 3 pools and is a gated community.

Acqua Bay is the perfect place for a winter getaway... Warm sunny days and temperate ocean waters.

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath ocean view condo, views of the ocean and palms, 2 terraces, 1100 square feet, terrazo tile floors, marble baths and granite kitchen. Modern in design.. Ocean views from living room/dining, and master bedroom. Sliding doors open completely to create outside/inside living. Master bed is a King, second bedroom is also a King., Fully furnished kitchen with micro, blender, of course for Margaritas, coffee maker, gas stove, refrigerator., AND satellite Shaw English TV and free WiFi inside the condo. Master bedroom has a King bed, marble walk in shower, terrace with lounge and ocean view.

Second bedroom has 1 King bed modern furniture, comfortable new mattresses.

Sofa in the living room, dining table ocean view terrace, TV/DVD player.

Gas BBQ on terrace. Washer/dryer

This is a place to relax and re-energize. This is a residence not a resort. There is a bar and tables where you can bring your own lunch and cooler for drinks. Coolers provided.

Miami style architecture, 2 large infinity pools, one lap pool at the sand, private cabanas and tables and chairs surrounding the bar area for your own lunch party.

Sunsets are most beautiful in Nuevo and there are seating and lounging areas for watching the sunsets, having a drink or conversation.

There are covered individual cabanas around the pool as well as tables and chairs and hammocks to rest and read.

The friends and guests are mostly Canadians Mexicans and Americans, very fun group varying in ages. Also great for kids.

Miles of sand and beach, collect sea shells, watch dolphins, boggie board or just float in the warm waters. There is golf, parasailing and jet skiing near by.

The surrounding towns are eclectic and authentic. Shopping for silver is a must. Dining alfresco is an every day occurrence. Most of the restaurants in nearby Bucerias are on the sand, serving fresh fish and shrimp.

Several first class golf courses near by and a great water park for all ages.

Driving is easy if you want to rent a car, but there are Taxis available next door at the Samba Resort or buses are also available.

There is plenty to do or nothing, miles of sandy beaches, collecting sea shells or just walking to the flea markets.

USA Today, the largest circulation newspaper in the United States, included Mexico's Pacific Treasure as one of the mejorse and safest destinations in Mexico

********NEWS FLASH************************

The prestigious organization AAA said in a statement the higher of hotels and restaurants in this location and placed the quality of their services over many states of the American Union

In Riviera Nayarit, luxury is our magic, that which charms visitors to this destination and has made in recent days is recommended as one of the best and safest destinations in Mexico.

On Friday February 17 USA Today, the newspaper of general circulation in the United States, included Riviera Nayarit as one of the best and safest travel destinations in Mexico. In addition, on Monday February 20 the American Automobile Association (AAA) emphasized the quality of services offered at this location, above those found in much of North America.

Titled 'Mexico for the cautious: a guide to safe and popular destinations,' the travel section of USA Today published an article that talked about the 'rich' tourist wonders of Mexico and recommended a list of tourist sites, including which included Riviera Nayarit.

Keywords: 2 Bedroom/2 Bath, Ocean View Condo,Banderas Bay, Nuevo Vallarta, near Puerto Vallarta, fully furnished, modern in design. marble baths, terrazo floors, gas BBQ sleeps 4,

More Details

Owner
Rita Law
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
September 1, 2017

About Rita Law

I am a property manager in California and purchased this condo at Acqua because of its design, proximity to the ocean and the relaxed atmosphere. The staff is helpful and most accommodating. I decorated the condo with fun and entertaining in mind. Be my guest and experience the fun and excitement of Mexico.

Rita Law purchased this condo in 2008

Why Rita Law chose Nayarit

I chose Acqua, in Nuevo Vallarta because of the weather, warm ocean, and its proximity to other Mexican towns. I don't like the noise and busy streets of Puerto Vallarta. Acqua is beautifully landscaped with zen gardens and fountains. The guests there are Canadian and Americans mostly. A good group to get to know. Many lasting friendships have been made there.

What makes this condo unique

This property is located on the sand. There are private cabanas where you can shade yourself, read a book; mothers can nap their children, or just have a romantic rest with that special someone. The gardens are gorgeous with fountains, lawns, reflecting pool, zen areas with lounges for watching the sunsets.

Amenities

Flamingos Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , large master marble walk in shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Massage
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
2 terraces with ocean view, 2 infinity pools, 1 lap pool at the sand, lounges, cabanas, zen gardens, miles of beach, internet, satelite TV, fully equipped kitchen and gas BBQ

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

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Acqua Bay Ocean Front Condo
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews
4

Beautiful Pool, Beautiful Beach, Beautiful Sunsets

  • 4 of 5

Overall, a great stay. It was fun to be there right next to the beach. The condo was basic, but very clean and tidy, and it suited us fine. The owner was very easy to work with, and very helpful. For breakfast each morning, we had scrambled eggs, ham, toasted rye bread, fruit, and avocado - wonderful! There is a bit of noise from the next door resort, though, more so in the evenings. However, the pool area and beach are very peaceful. Although the building is in need of some minor maintenance, it is nothing major, and the building grounds are well kept and beautiful. The big pool is absolutely pristine. It is very pleasant to lay by the pool in the afternoon and watch the ocean. The smaller pool right on the sand is a fun alternative, with a great view. It was great to be able to leisurely walk on the beach to Bucerias for a nice meal or to browse the shops. We even used one of the gyms in Bucerias, which was awesome. We also walked to the Mega store, which is just like WalMart - it is maybe 3/4 of a mile to walk there, but a nice walk. The bus into PV stops right in front of the building, or a taxi can be called quickly by the guards. Security of the condo complex is excellent, and we noted many guards watching to property and keeping it secure.

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice location, great beach access and a beautiful pool. Aqua was not crowded and mostly family's.

  • 4 of 5

Aqua Flamingos property was clean and you could tell was under some construction. Our unit was simple but clean. My only complaint was that some of the appliances such as blender, coffee pot were old and cheap. But on the whole it was still a nice place to stay. The pool and staff were friendly and great security so you felt safe. Great central location, not to far from Puerto Vallarta. I would recommend Aqua Flamingos as a great property to stay at.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello and thank you for your review and comments. We try very hard to maintain our condo and love feedback. The coffee pot and blender have been replaced with a better brand.
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5

Awesome vacation

  • 5 of 5

Rented the condo from Rita again for 2 weeks. We are returning renters. What we've noticed is management has improved, grounds are better cared for and more security.

It was such a delight to have decent wifi!

Loved everything about the unit. Used the beach umbrella and chairs a couple of time.

Loved the location. Beach is right there. 3 pools. Lots of beach loungers and cabanas. Easy walk to Bucerias and Mega.

Very relaxing.

Highly recommend.

Would rent from Rita again when we come back to Nuevo Vallarta.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A lovely condo

  • 5 of 5

This unit was clean, well equipped, and beautifully decorated. The beach and pools are uncrowded and best in the area.....a perfect place for a relaxing holiday.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A very relaxing 2 week vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Rita's condo between March 7 to 21. We are 2 adult couples.

Condo:

Neat, clean, spacious and up to date.

It has ALL the supplies that you'll ever going to need.

It's like staying at home; where you have all the supplies, accessories and conveniences.

Full size fridge and 4 burner stove. Microwave and coffee maker.

BBQ on the balcony. What a bonus! Used that a few times during our stay.

Flat screen tv, ipod stand.

Washer and dryer.

Internet speed ranges from "dial up speed" to fast. It's finicky!

Building: Looks a little worn. No need for concern.

Grounds: Well kept. 24 hour security.

Pool: 2 large ones and another by the beach for swimming laps. clean and well kept. No problems getting pool loungers, sun shelters with mattresses and pillows. Very quiet and laid back atmosphere.

Beach: Awesome! Sandy and not rocky. Not busy compared to neighboring hotels.

Location:

North side of Nuevo Vallarta bordering on Bucerias.

25 minute leisurely stroll to Mega (supermarket that has everything)

Taxi rides - just ask the security guards. Takes 2 minutes.

25 minute leisurely stroll to Bucerias (south side).

The location is very safe because you have to go through several security check points to get to the building.

Absolutely no concerns to your safety!

Owner of Condo:

Awesome to deal with.

Prompt in responding to questions or concerns.

I will absolutely rent from her again without hesitation!

Highly recommend!

Other remarks:

Rita (owner) suggest a "pay it forward" to the next guest; which is a great idea! Example: when we arrived after a long plane ride, we wanted ice cold beer to quench our thirst. We found them in the fridge.

We liked the idea so much, we decided to "pay it forward" also to the next guest in a generous way.

Unlike timeshare where you have to dispose of everything before you leave. which is such a waste!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fernand Bedard and Monique Croteau Bedard

  • 4 of 5

we realy enjoy are 3 months, weather perfect, condo perfect, peoples very friendly we like the old Puerto the restaurant are to every body taste.hope we will go back

Fernand and Monique Bedard

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you both. I agree, the people are wonderful, the area is safe for all ages, the beach is beautiful and I hope you will be back soon. Rita
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Car: not necessary

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Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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