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Fabulous Beach Front on Sea of Cortez, Baja Mexico

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Depending on the season you can watch whales breach in the warm Baja waters on their way to their calving ground from the balcony; baby turtles heading to the sea after hatching from their sand nests and pelicans surfing the waves along the beach. Our children, now young adults, learned to surf at Zippers , snorkel at Santa Maria and ATV the miles of beach on the way to Todo Santos.

Excellent restaurants serve fresh produce and seafood. The Tropicana downtown, Habeneros and the 7 Seas restaurants at The Cabo Surf Hotel are fabulous. The seafood vendor comes to the complex on Fridays...ask for the lobster!

We have enjoyed driving up the East Coast and La Paz to find isolated beaches and small towns with excellent snorkeling, windsurfing and kayaking. An oasis along the way even features water falls and cool mountain streams in the middle of the desert! Ask about eating at 'Buzzards' or finding Punta Gordo.

Poolside we have read many books, sat under the shaded palapas and enjoyed the company of both old and new friends. Happy hour at the beach is a ritual at sunset.

Our complex provides filtered tap water. A night watchman, gardener and administrative assistant in the office care for the condominiums. We are a safe, economical, friendly and clean complex near all the amenities you will need.

San Jose is a quaint town that has maintained it's unique Mexican heritage. The town square and Cathedral is a meeting place for festivals, the children's Christmas concert, Halloween and the Day of the Dead celebrations. All in all, San Jose is a little bit of sunny heaven.

Keywords: Apartment, beach front, sleeps 4, view

More Details

Owner
Gord Mason
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
July 6, 2017

About Gord Mason

Gord and Karen share the condo with Pene and Chris we are all from Vancouver Island. During Canada's cold and long winters we have enjoyed the sun and sand at our vacation home. Great food, the pool and friends draw us back several times a year. The picture is Gord and Karen outside Hotel California in near by Todos Santos a near by town full of Mexican culture and art galleries.

Gord Mason purchased this condo in 2000

Why Gord Mason chose San Jose del Cabo

We chose San Jose del Cabo for it's easy access, affordability, quiet and quaint location. We love the excellent restaurants, beaches, snorkeling, sport fishing and consistent weather.

What makes this condo unique

Reading a good book by the pool or enjoying the scenery on the beach out front. The local grocery store is a couple of blocks away and it has all the important things that make the vacation experience enjoyable, cheap fresh good quality food, cheap beer and tequila and those great little limes that fit so nice into a cold beer by the pool. Grab the Binoculars and enjoy watching the whales, cruise ships, sport fishing fleet, or any of the other natural wonders from the deck of the condo. The sport fishing is amazing and one of my favorite pastimes when I'm in Cabo.

Amenities

Zona Hotelera Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bathroom is brand new, renovated in 2014.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) New mattress 2011., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

Fabulous Beach Front on Sea of Cortez, Baja Mexico
average rating of 4.6875 based on 16 reviews
5

A wonderful property and location

  • 5 of 5

Get condo close to everything.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very nice spot /area for sure...we would go back

  • 4 of 5

The condo was very nice, clean...it had all one needs while there...great view... quiet basically all day long...very relaxing...great pool area.

From unit 6 you have a great view that lasts all day long!!!

One suggestion: this is 2017!!....a 22" TV does not cut it anymore!!! That's needs to be upgraded...but that's all!!! It is nice in the odd evening to watch a movie.

thx for the Opportunity!!

Pat

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mpls, Mn
4

San Jose del Cabo is a great spot.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in San Jose del Cabo and look forward to returning there next year.

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing view and great location

  • 5 of 5

The beach, surf, sand pool and grounds were absolutely amazing. I would most definitely return. Gord was very informative and the communication was superb. It took us a little while to learn our way around but everyone was friendly and helpful and made our vacation perfect. The most rest and relaxation I have ever experienced on a holiday. I would heartily recommend renting from Gord.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Calgary,Alberta
5

Super location

  • 5 of 5

-Great view of ocean from the deck

- Long, soft sandy beach

-Shaded deck during afternoon

-Quiet, relaxing atmosphere around pool

-Viva owners and renters were extremely welcoming and friendly

- Bed was very comfortable

- Condo was clean with all necessities available

- Extremely close to Mega grocery store

-15-20 minute walk to downtown restaurants or easily accessible cheap bus transportation -Baja Querer Sports Bar on the way to the Mega was a good place for a 25 peso fish taco and cheap beer

-Arrange a fishing trip with Tony

-Good ice cream restaurant up the street

-Excellent communication with Gord

-Will definitely return

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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British Columbia
5

Great unit!

  • 5 of 5

Our second visit to Viva condos in San Jose del Cabo was just great. Gord has a very nicely situated unit. We had absolutely no complaints about cleanliness, comfort, or dealing with Gord through VRBO. My only suggestion would be to have a small kettle in the kitchen.

Thanks Gord!

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Zip lining, waterfalls and oasis, ATV on beaches, local food+ seafood market, 1 block to 'Mega' grocery store, walk to town, excellent restaurants, 1 block to Barcello hotel with day spa, clothes/jewelry shopping, Art walk in San Jose-Thursdays, Artisan market on Sunday. Dolphin swim. Birding.

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Rates & Availability

Zona Hotelera Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$125
$700
$2,750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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