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Chacala,Mexico! Casa Roja for Families! 5 Huge Bed/Ocean Views

Bedrooms 5
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house


About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Attached Unit, 5 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Casa Rojo is a fabulous home for one or two families. There is THREE very spacious floors to relax in, from the roof top that has a private bar, ping pong table and living space with GREAT views of the ocean. The second floor boasts a huge master bedroom with a wrap around deck for private massages for two to four!!! It is designed to be functional yet fun, with wheel chair access on the main level to the kitchen, the pool, and to two bedrooms. A lap pool, with hand rails, reaches into the jungle and fire flies sparkle in the trees at night as you swim among the stars. The garden wraps itself around the 14 metre pool, and is full of Ginger, Birds of Paradise, Lime and Mango trees, and fragrant flowers, all designed to give you the utmost privacy. The Casa carries a sophisticated Contemporary-Mexican feel, with rich terra cotta tiles, a HUIPI Indian inspired living room, copper countertops, and copper filled bedroom suites. There are FOUR large living spaces: one on the roof top with a ping pong table, (great ocean views, and fabulous STAR watching at night! )The second and third living spaces, are outdoor eating and sitting areas, (both on the main level), and lastly, the breath taking palapa with the best view of the ocean. The property is nestled in a very safe, gated, private exclusive beach and bay community.You will also find two tennis courts, paddle ball courts, and a gorgeous pristine beach and bay that is very safe to swim in, with a gentle, calm, tide. In addition, there is a large community palapa and two pools, and a children's wading pool for your enjoyment. Three is fabulous whale watching, and easy access to the ocean. Take the 4 minute cobblestone pathway to the ocean with our umbrellas, beach chairs, and tournament volleyball set for a great day at the beach!! This place comes fully loaded!

In the next bay, (and walking distance) is the little fishing village of Chacala.

It is full of wonderful Mexicans, and has a few hotels and B &B in the area. You can shop for touristy items, or pick up fresh shrimp, grouper, and other fish for dinner. If you have teenagers, a day in Sayulita for some great 'eye candy' and surfing will keep them happy! it is only 25 minutes away, and very fun and funky. Full of young people! Great for dinner! We have also provided boogie boards, footballs, soccer balls and other cards and games for your enjoyment! Turn up the fun dial for this place!

Keywords: Huge FIVE bedroom house with ensuite bathrooms throughout, separate 'palapa', 14'metre lap pool, ocean views, fabulous garden, jungle setting, very private, chef's kitchen, four decks, private com sandy beach, tennis racquets,courts, ping pong table, volleyball set ALLOW $30.00 per head for food and beverage with no services on Christmas Day, Semana Santa...Enjoy airport service with fresh coconut drinks, and grocery service for your stay... The sky is the limit!!

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Kerri Avery
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
July 1, 2017

About Kerri Avery

We live in Canada and though we are enthusiastic skiers, we also love the heat and culture of Mexico! Chacala was such a great find for us, that we 'got in early' as we still have kids in junior and high school. Kids come first, so, our home is available to you! We would love to find someone who wishes to rent on a monthly basis, so if you are considering this option, give us a call! Of course weekly or three day rentals are also available.

Why Kerri Avery chose Chacala

We choose this location in Mexico because in many ways it is not yet discovered. You can still buy your fish locally from the fish market, hike to the volcano rim and tour through a mango plantation to rocky beaches. The birds and sea life are amazing..we just returned and had whales 'talking to us' loudly, under the ocean awesome!

What makes this house unique

Listent to the gentle sound of the ocean without it pounding in your ears, the ocean views are gorgeous, and you will enjoy them from many vantage points! The copper kitchen is divine, and fully equipped for all sorts of cooks! We love our 14 metre pool which has a negative edge! All around you is the jungle, and a really beautiful garden! The beach is down the cobblestone steps, it might take five minutes...and also has pools, a restaurant, and internet access. You can take our beach chairs, umbrella, and toys, and really have a great day at the beach! We play tennis every morning with two courts, that never seem to get busy!There is a pathway that runs around Marina Chacala that is perfect for speed walking, running, or a gentle stroll for seniors...


Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Puerto Vallarta
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Los Azalos, Las Brisas, Bernado's
Nearest Golf
45 Miles
San Pancho
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 200
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Las Brisas
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles

..The great thing about Chacala is the access to places like Sayulita (the fun surf town) which is about half an hour away. You can rent surf boards, take lessons, and eat at great eateries. As well, you can surf five minutes away from Chacalitta Bay right in Marina Chacala. We have a hugs deck on the roof that allows lots of space for teenagers and kids for ping pong and hanging out. The stars are amazing at night! The view of the ocean is breath taking!


Chacala House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • $50.00 per person, per night, if agreed upon with owner. No parties, or events unless agreed to by owners. No extra guests without approval.
  • Day guests are allowed on approval with Marina Chacala and organized with the property manager
  • Air conditioning units must be turned OFF when guests are not residing in the rooms due to high costs of electricity.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
  • Each bathroom has imported designer glass vessel sinks, all with a feeling of the ocean you hear in the background.....tranquil, and relaxing
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • The master bedroom has a spectacular view of the ocean, lounge here, on your own private wrap around deck with outdoor shower! Main floor bedrooms both have walk-out patios. One to the pool, the other to the jungle!
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Any additional guests will be charged $50.00 per head, per day


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Chacala,Mexico! Casa Roja for Families! 5 Huge Bed/Ocean Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This house is absolutely gorgeous. The photos don't do it justice. The bedrooms and bathrooms are delightful, loads of fluffy towels, lovely linen, wonderfully lit rooms with and comfortable beds. The garden is really pretty which means lovely leafy and colourful views from all the windows out to the sea. It is in a really beautiful spot with a private beach that has a good restaurant. We asked to have someone cook breakfast and lunch and the cook Marta made the most delicious food. They also got us a babysitter to help out with the little ones (there were six of them) which was great. We had such a good fun and yet relaxing holiday, we will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Kelly --Toronto

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit to Casa Roja and it will certainly not be our last. We have stayed in a lot of incredible places but this is one of the most special places in the world. The house is exquisite--every amenity possible and decorated with incredible taste and great Mexican touches. It is the kind of place that you just pinch yourself because you can't believe you are in this gorgeous setting and beautiful home. There is so much to do yet such a relaxing environment. We played a lot of tennis, picnicked on the beach, did an excursion on the water and visited a few of the quaint villages near by where we shopped at the market in La Penita or a little more upscale in Sayulita which gives you a great sense of the life and culture of Mexico that you would never experience in a resort. You can be as busy or as relaxed as you want. Just to enjoy the wonderful pool and tropical backyard over looking the ocean is spectacular--you need nothing else!!

The house itself is situated in the most incredible setting. It is large and very conducive to staying in and having great dinners---and nights sitting under the large Palapa or on the roof top patio. The gardens are beautiful--lush and colorful! The house is new and spotless and very well maintained. The owners treat you like you are there guests and welcome you to their private oasis as they would their family and friends--they want you to love the experience as much as they do. I could not recommend this place more highly.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2014
  • Stayed: April 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Joanne from Toronto

  • 5 of 5

We have just come back from a wonderful week at Casa Roja. The home is beautifully decorated in an authentic Mexican theme and it is impeccably clean. Casa Roja sits upon a hilltop with an incredible view over the tree tops to the ocean. If you can possibly tear yourself away from the pool area, which is surrounded by lush, colourful flowers, it takes less than 5 minutes to walk down to the beach. Casa Roja is in a secure, gated compound and never once did we feel unsafe. We often walked into the small town of Chacala, where there are a variety of restaurants to choose from. Our preference though was to spend our evenings at Casa Roja, under the twinkling lights with the soft cross winds of the ocean - it was truly magical!

There are several towns close by which are fun to explore and do a bit of shopping. We enjoyed Sayulita and the Thursday market in La Penita.

I would highly recommend a stay at Casa Roja!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2014
  • Stayed: April 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orcas, Wa.

Best Christmas vacation December 2011 to january 2012

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of ten from 7 to 79 and loved our time in beautiful Casa Roja. We walked everywhere to the beach, into town. We felt totally safe even walking into town at night. The people are so friendly in Chacala and Marina Chacala is a wonderful resort. Casa Roja is so well equipped. Every activity is covered from tennis to volleyball to snorkeling. The paths are wonderful for anyone walking or jogging. It was perfect for old and and young!! We would love another trip to Chacala and Casa Roja.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2012
  • Stayed: December 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mexican paradise

  • 5 of 5

We were 5 seniors and had a full week of undiluted luxury. The house itself is stunning. No expense has been spared to provide the kitchen, bathrooms, bedrooms and pool area with top quality equipment while preserving a wonderful Mexican flavour in the decor. Everything cleaned and maintained by helpful staff. We spent time round the pool in the sun or in the shade of the thatched roof open sided "palapa" often with a gentle refreshing breeze blowing up from the ocean. For some of us however the highlight was the beach which - at this time of year - we had practically to ourselves. Casa Roja is one of over 50 properties in this securely gated community and the beach plus regular pool, lap pool and kids' pool and restaurant are for the private use of the residents. The best sea swimming I have ever had in four continents. Water pleasantly warm, waves small to moderate and sand firm. Very safe.

The town itself is charming. There is a beach with at least 3 perfectly adequate restaurants where the various types of fish fish are delicious. Go about 5.30 and enjoy the sunset. Last orders before 7.00 pm. Don't miss the fishing boats at the wharf. Buy fish here or at the fish shop in the town. Ask about the efforts of the local ex-pat community to help with education of the local kids.

We found shopping in Las Varas (20 minutes drive) was quite OK for our needs, including liquor, and we ate at home for either lunch or dinner most days. We rented a car and could not have managed without. Would not recommend driving into Puerto Vallarta or Costco - a waste of a day on a long and tortuous road.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2012
  • Stayed: March 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nova Scotia, Canada

Amazing Family Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our family decided to check out this beautiful getaway shortly after the birth of our second daughter. We wanted a kid friendly location, so that naps would be easy to maintain. This property was amazing, while kids were napping we hung out in the pool. Quite and relaxing was what we were searching. The town of Chacala was beyond our expectations. Peacefull and Safe. Many evenings we walked home after dark with two young kids and not once did we feel uncomfortable or at risk. The house was amazing, everything we needed was at the location, with the beach just a short walk away. Our daughter loved swimming in the waves and playing in the sand. Words can't even explain what a wonderful holiday we had. I would recommend this property for a family or couples with children, young or old. Bring your friends and/or siblings, there's room for everyone. There is something to do for every age. If you worried about not having internet or television, don't worry its amazing. We actaully spent quaility time with each other as a family. Something we used to take for granted.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2012
  • Stayed: January 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional
This calendar has not been updated in over 2 months and the availability shown may not be accurate.

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $544.07
maid service 1 per 3 day $19.43
Pet Fee $19.43

A walk through with our Property Manager is mandatory so that you are aware of the dangers of having small children on the roof top, or in the swimming pool. All guests must be monitored and managed when in the swimming pool or on the roof top of Casa Rojo. As well, screen doors can open with a spring load, all guests must be aware of spring loaded screen doors. No one is allowed in the pool without ADULT supervision. The property manager must also advise of the bbq and the operation of gas in the home.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.